Category Archives: Poverty Law

Law and Society Association Annual Meeting—Minneapolis, MN

The Law and Society Association holds its annual meeting May 29—June 1, 2014. This year’s theme is Law and Inequalities: Global and Local. Recent decades have seen the persistence and…

Call for Papers: Overcoming Barriers to Economic Opportunity in America Today – District of Columbia

The University of the District of Columbia David A. Clarke School of Law is calling for papers to be presented at its Spring 2014 Annual Law Review Symposium on new…

AALS 2014 Joint Program on Sections on Poverty Law and Clinical Legal Education

The AALS sections on Poverty Law and Clinical Legal Education will sponsor a joint program at the AALS Annual Meeting, entitled 50 Years After the “War on Poverty:” Evaluating Past…

Access to Justice and Legal Aid, Modern Tech — London, UK

The Bingham Centre for the Rule of Law (British Institute for International & Comparative Law) presents Access to justice and legal aid: can modern technology compensate for cuts? June 3,…

Forced Migration Review

Call for Papers: Crisis migration

The Forced Migration Review (FMR 45) will include a major feature on “Crisis migration,” focusing on people who move or become “trapped” in the context of diverse humanitarian crises but…

Call for Papers: Law and Institutional Economics of Revolutions – Cairo, Egypt

In advance of its September 29-30, 2013, conference, the Economic Research Forum invites papers that address the following: Poverty and widening social disparity cannot only cause revolutions; they may also…

Call for Papers: Windsor Yearbook of Access to Justice

The Windsor Yearbook of Access to Justice published by Windsor Law will explore the theme of “access to knowledge within a social justice paradigm.” and invite contributions from a broad range…

Access to Justice — Columbus, OH

The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law presents an Access to Justice Conference Feb. 22, 2013. In early 2012, the Ohio Supreme Court commissioned the ABA to investigate and…

Poverty and Access to Justice — Oxford, MS

The Mississippi Law Journal and Supra (its online companion) present Poverty & Access to Justice Symposium, sponsored by the Pro Bono Initiative, Fri., February 8, 2013, at the University of…

Society of Legal Scholars Research Conference – Shaping Policy, Changing Law — London, UK

The Society of Legal Scholars presents The Research Conference – Shaping Policy, Changing Law Fri., Feb. 1, 2013 at The Law Society, London.