Category Archives: Poverty Law

Institute for Global Law & Policy (Harvard Law School)

Workshop in Global Law & Policy—Doha, Qatar

Harvard Law School‘s Institute for Global Law and Policy is accepting applications through September 12, 2014, for its annual workshop in Doha, Qatar, January 4-11, 2015. IGLP: The Workshop is…

UCLA Critical Race Studies

20th Anniversary of “Whiteness as Property”—Los Angeles, CA – DEADLINE EXTENDED

UCLA Law‘s Critical Race Studies Program presents its annual symposium, Celebrating the 20th Anniversary of Cheryl Harris’”Whiteness as Property,” Oct. 2-4, 2014. The submission deadline is July 1, 2014. See CRS Symposium…

Association of American Law Schools Poverty Law Section Call for Papers

The Poverty Law Section (PLS) of the Association of American Law Schools (AALS) will be holding a session at the upcoming AALS Annual Meeting on January 2 through 5, 2015,…

UDC Law Review Symposium: Overcoming Barriers to Economic Opportunity in America Today

The UDC Law Review at the UDC David A. Clarke School of Law held its 2014 Symposium, Overcoming Barriers to Economic Opportunity in America Today: Renewing the War on Poverty…

CFP: Children in America’s Poorest Neighborhoods—AALS 2015—Washington, DC

The AALS Section on Children and the Law announces a Call for Papers for its program during the AALS 2015 Annual Meeting: Dead Upon Birth: The Inter-Generational Cycle of Thwarted…

International Conference on Sustainable Development—Toronto, ON

The International Centre for Interdisciplinary Research in Law (ICIRL) at Laurentian University, the Centre for Research in Social Justice and Policy (CRSJP) at Laurentian University and Ontario International Development Agency…

Poverty in the New Gilded Age: Inequality in America—Washington, DC

American University Journal of Gender, Social Policy & the Law presents Poverty in the New Gilded Age: Inequality in America April 2, 2014. Abstracts are due Jan. 10, 2014. See…

MAPOC: 50th Anniversary of Johnson’s Great Society—Baltimore, MD

The University of Baltimore School of Law hosts the 19th Annual Mid-Atlantic People of Color Legal Scholarship Conference (MAPOC) 2014, President Lyndon B. Johnson’s Great Society and Beyond: The Historical…

International Elder Law & Policy Conference—Chicago, IL

The John Marshall Law School presents the 2014 International Elder Law and Policy Conference July 10-11, 2014. This conference will be funded primarily by the Belle R. and Joseph H….

LatCrit Biennial Conference—Chicago, IL

The 2013 LatCrit Biennial Conference takes place Oct. 3-6, 2013 at the Hilton Chicago O’Hare Airport. The theme is Resistance Rising: Theorizing and Building Cross-Sector Movements. The 2013 LatCrit/SALT Faculty…