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13 Apr 2014, 6:00 am by Jessica Dorsey
by Jessica Dorsey Event The British Institute of International and Comparative Law and Cambridge University Press invite you to the International and Comparative Law Quarterly Annual Lecture 2014, to be held at Charles Clore House at 5.30-7.30pm on Tuesday 20th May. Professor Mindy Chen-Wishart of Merton College, Oxford will deliver a lecture entitled: ‘Legal Transplant and Undue Influence: Lost in Translation or a Working Misunderstanding’, followed by a question and answer… [read post]
13 Apr 2014, 5:23 am by Andres
Storage spaces This week I attended the launch of a CREATe report named ‘A review of the causes and impacts of unlawful file sharing’ (not yet available online). The report itself offers a fascinating insight into the research conducted on the effects of file-sharing, and it represents an important addition to the literature. However, the report is not what prompted this article, but rather some of the questions and comments asked after the presentation. There is a sub-species of… [read post]
13 Apr 2014, 2:25 am by legalinformatics
Professor Dr. Stanisław Góźdź-Roszkowski of the University of Łódź presented a paper entitled Corpus approaches to the study of evaluative language in institutional discourse, at EMLS 2014: Empirical Methods in Language Studies Conference, held 7-8 April 2014 in Łódź, Poland. Here is the abstract, from the book of abstracts: The term ‘evaluative language’ refers to a wide range of language resources used to express subjectivity,… [read post]
13 Apr 2014, 2:04 am by legalinformatics
The submission deadlines have been extended for RuleML 2014 Special Track: Legal rules and Norms. The new abstracts submission deadline is: 14 April 2014. The new paper submission deadline is: 22 April 2014. The conference is scheduled to be held 18-20 August 2014 in Prague. Professor Dr. Monica Palmirani and Dr. Guido Governatori are organizers of this special track. Here is the description of the event, from the event’s Website: A norm, following Kelsen’s definition is a mandatory… [read post]
12 Apr 2014, 6:49 pm by uwlegalscholarship
The University of Pennsylvania Law School welcomes five distinguished professors from Renmin University Law School (Beijing) and U.S. scholars for a full-day symposium, The State of Legal Development in China: Issues and Evidence, April 21, 2014. Panels will address: • Legal Education and the Legal Profession • Current Issues in Criminal Justice Reform • Rights […] [read post]
12 Apr 2014, 6:36 pm by uwlegalscholarship
The Penn Law hosts Property in South Asia: History, Law, and Politics April 18-19, 2014. The conference is organized by The Department of South Asia Studies and Penn Law School, with support from Penn’s South Asia Center, Department of History, Center for the Advanced Study of India, and the Christopher H. Browne Center for International […] [read post]
12 Apr 2014, 6:26 pm by uwlegalscholarship
The University of Kent School of Social Policy, Sociology and Social Research and the European Journal of Risk Regulation present Breaking through the European Precautionary Impasse? The Politics of Scientific Decision-Making May 15, 2014, in Brussels. mw [read post]
12 Apr 2014, 5:03 pm by Usha Rodrigues
I really enjoyed this conference! One of the best parts about it was that it threw together people who think quite differently about corporate law. One of the great things about Steve Bainbridge is his openness to critics and his genuine desire to engage in a conversation with opposing viewpoints. Most people just want to hear that they're right. Steve doesn't, and that's a rare thing in this business. As is often the case, as the panels unfolded a thought kept percolating in my mind and… [read post]
12 Apr 2014, 4:53 pm by uwlegalscholarship
The American Society of International Law‘s International Economic Law Interest Group (IEcLIG), in partnership with ASIL Academic Partner University of Denver Sturm College of Law, holds its biennial research conference Nov. 13-15, 2014. The conference theme is Reassessing International Economic Law and Development: New Challenges for Law and Policy. Paper proposals and panel proposals are […] [read post]
12 Apr 2014, 7:10 am by OSULEGALSCHOLARSHIP
The Hertie School of Governance invites papers for the eighth annual conference on the political economy of international organizations, which will be held on February 12-14, 2015. The conference brings together economists and political scientists to address political-economy issues related to international organizations such as the World Trade Organization, the United Nations, the International Monetary […] [read post]
12 Apr 2014, 6:56 am by OSULEGALSCHOLARSHIP
The Interest Group on International Legal Theory of the European Society of International Law invites papers for  the ESIL 10th Anniversary Conference in Vienna. The call for papers can be found here. Submissions are encouraged that focus on either the historic development and disputes between particular methodological explanations of international law or potential methodological insights that […] [read post]
12 Apr 2014, 6:35 am by OSULEGALSCHOLARSHIP
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 Fifty Years Later, on Friday, April 4, 2014. The symposium addressed the following: In declaring the War on Poverty fifty years ago, President Lyndon Johnson […] [read post]
12 Apr 2014, 6:00 am by Gerry W. Beyer
The American Law Institute Continuing Legal Education (ALI CLE) is presenting a CLE entitled, Business Succession Planning: Vintage Issues in the New Paradigm, on Monday, April 14, 2014. Provided below is a description of the event: There are some key... [read post]
12 Apr 2014, 3:27 am by legalinformatics
A number of legal technology projects are scheduled to be presented at the LawWithoutWalls 2014 Conposium, taking place 12-13 April 2014 at the University of Miami, in Coral Gables, Florida, USA. The event Website is at Click here for the program of the event. The Twitter hashtag for the event is #lwow2014 A link to the video live Webcast of the event is available by sending an email request to: Here is a description of the… [read post]
12 Apr 2014, 2:48 am by legalinformatics
Professor Dr. J. B. Ruhl of Vanderbilt University and Professor Dr. Daniel Martin Katz of Michigan State University and the ReInvent Law Laboratory, presented a paper entitled How Complex is the Law, and How Complex Should It Be?, at SEAL XV: Conference of the Society for Evolutionary Analysis in Law, 4-5 April 2014, at the University of Illinois College of Law, in Champaign, Illinois, USA. Here is the abstract, from the conference program: Can we measure the complexity of law (and if so how and… [read post]
11 Apr 2014, 9:46 pm by Patent Docs
The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office will be holding its next biotechnology/chemical/pharmaceutical (BCP) customer partnership meeting on Wednesday, April 16, 2014. The agenda for the meeting is as follows: Morning Session • Welcoming Remarks (9:00 - 9:10 am ET) -- Andy Faile, Deputy Commissioner for Patent Operations • Opening Remarks/Overview of TC/Collecting Feedback from Participants (in person and online (online participants can submit comments/feedbacks through the chat function in… [read post]
11 Apr 2014, 9:42 pm by Patent Docs
American Conference Institute (ACI) will be holding a conference on Biosimilars on June 4-6, 2014 in New York, NY. ACI faculty will help attendees: • Understand the battles over naming and substitution on the federal and state levels and exploring the implications on competition including the FTC's current perspective; • Analyzing the arguments in the first BPCIA case, Sandoz Inc. v. Amgen Inc., and preparing now for the strict litigation timelines once the first applications are filed;… [read post]
11 Apr 2014, 9:37 pm by Patent Docs
McDonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff LLP will be offering a live webinar entitled "International Trade Secret Misappropriation Update 2014" on April 22, 2014 from 10:00 am to 11:15 am (CT). MBHB attorney Joshua R. Rich will address the steps that have been taken (and those recently undertaken) to combat international trade secret misappropriation. The webinar will address the following topics: • Federal and State legislative enactments and proposals • The Federal Joint Strategic Plan… [read post]
11 Apr 2014, 9:30 pm by Karen Tani
The University of Pennsylvania has announced that legal historian Wendell E. Pritchett (currently the Chancellor of Rutgers University-Camden) will serve as interim dean of the Law School for academic year 2014-15.  From the Canadian Legal History Blog: a reminder of all the legal history offerings included in the Berkshire Conference on Women's History, scheduled to take place this year in Toronto. Something new under the sun, at least until it melts: "Tucked into a back corner of Victoria… [read post]
11 Apr 2014, 6:00 pm by Sarah Waldeck
Loyola University Chicago School of Law will host a Constitutional Law Colloquium on Friday, November 7 and Saturday, November 8, 2014. This will be the fifth annual Loyola constitutional law colloquium.  Organizers hope to attract constitutional law scholars at all stages of their professional careers to discuss current projects, doctrinal developments in constitutional law, and future goals. The conference will bring together scholars to discuss their works-in-progress concerning… [read post]