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Call For Papers: Third Annual Legal Studies Conference, Brown University @ArsScripta @BrownUniversity

The Brown Legal Studies Initiative has issued a call for papers on the subject of "Law, Language, and the Archive" for its third annual graduate student conference.The conference takes place April 27-28, 2018, at Brown University. Submission deadline is March … Continue reading

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Case Western Reserve University International Criminal Law LL.M Program

From Michael P. Scharf,  Dean of Case Western University School of Law:   As documented by the developments covered in the WCPW e-newsletter, international criminal law has become one of the fastest growing and highest profile areas of law.  Taught by … Continue reading

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Access Copyright v. York University, and the Friends of Intellectual Property

Last summer, York University declared that it will appeal the July 12, 2017 ruling of the Federal Court of Canada that was made in favor of Access Copyright, whose tariff on course materials, approved by Copyright Board of Canada, the … Continue reading

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[Eugene Volokh] University of Alabama Student Expelled for Racist Instagram Rant

According to press accounts, a University of Alabama student was expelled for posting an Instagram video in which she said, among other things, "I fucking hate niggers," and then some. The University president issued a statement condemning the video and … Continue reading

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New From Cambridge University Press: Law and Literature, edited by Kieran Dolan @CambridgeUP

Forthcoming from Cambridge University Press:Law and Literature (Kieran Dolan, ed. 2018). Here from the publisher's website is a description of the book's contents.Law and Literature presents an authoritative, fresh and accessible new overview of the many ways in which law … Continue reading

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