Category Archives: Tort Law

South Carolina Law Review

CFP: The Opioid Crisis and the Practice of Law Symposium – Columbia, SC

The South Carolina Law Review will host its 2019 Symposium on Friday, February 8, 2019, at the University of South Carolina School of Law. The symposium will specifically examine the implications…

Brooklyn Law School

Defective Drug & Medical Device Design –

Brooklyn Law School’s Center for Health, Science & Public Policy presents Liability for Defective Drug and Medical Device Design Feb. 9, 2018. Hat tip: SSRN

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Interested in Rewriting Torts Cases with Feminist Perspective? Tell the book editors SOON

The U.S. Feminist Judgments Project seeks contributors of judicial opinions rewritten to reflect a feminist perspective, and commentaries on the cases and rewritten opinions, for an edited book collection tentatively…

Southwestern Law School

CFP: Fake News and Weaponized Defamation – Los Angeles, CA

Southwestern Law School’s 2018 Symposium Fake News and “Weaponized Defamation” – Global Perspectives will be held on January 26, 2018. The Journal of International Media & Entertainment Law in association with the Southwestern…

Stanford Law School

Stanford-Yale-Harvard Junior Faculty Forum – Stanford, CA

Stanford, Yale, and Harvard Law Schools host their 18th Junior Faculty Forum June 6–7, 2017, at Stanford. The call for papers deadline is Feb. 17, 2017. The Forum’s objective is…


Nootbaar Institute’s Religious Critiques of Law – Orange, CA

March 9-10, 2017, Pepperdine Law School and the Nootbaar Institute host Religious Critiques of Law. At this conference, some speakers will support Shaffer’s notion that religious critiques of law are…

Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council

Call for Papers: Product Safety, Consumers’ Health and Liability Law: New Challenges Posed by R&D, IT, Constitutions and Integrated Markets

The Canadian Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council invites papers for a June 8-9, 2017, conference on Product Safety, Consumers’ Health and Liability Law: New Challenges Posed by R&D, IT,…

CFP: American Law and Economics Association 2017 Annual Meeting – New Haven, CT

The American Law and Economics Association invites papers for its 2017 annual meeting, which will be held in New Haven, CT on May 12-13, 2017. Papers must be submitted here by Jan. 6,…

Washington Journal of Environmental Law & Policy (WJELP)

CFP: Legal Issues re Earthquakes & Other Natural Disasters

The Washington Journal of Environmental Law & Policy (WJELP) invites submissions for papers focused on how the legal landscape contends with the challenges of earthquakes and other natural disasters. Partnering with the University…

Rutgers Law School

Demise of the Grand Bargain (Workplace Injuries) — Camden, NJ

The Pound Institute for Civil Justice, Rutgers Center for Risk and Responsibility, and Northeastern University School of Law are sponsoring a conference on The Demise of the Grand Bargain: Workplace…