Laws Locations: The Textures of Legality in Developing and Transitional Societies

April 23-25, 2010, UW Law School

The Conference titled "Laws Locations: The Textures of Legality in Developing and Transitional Societies" will be held at the University of Wisconsin Law School on April 23-25, 2010.  The conference is held in conjunction with the annual symposium of the Wisconsin International Law Journal. It is part of the Research Circle on Role of Law in Developing and Transition Countries.

The conference is held in honor of Professor David Trubek, Voss Bascom Emeritus Professor of Law and Senior Fellow, Center for World Affairs and the Global Economy (WAGE).

Guest speaker:

Professor Richard Abel, Michael J Connell Professor of Law, University of California Los Angeles Law School will deliver "Personal Reminiscences of David Trubek."

Conference theme


Speaker bios



    Flavia Agnes

    Cathi Albertyn

    Helena Alviar

    Joe Conti

    Allison Christians

    Javier Couso

    Diogo Coutinho

    Jackie Dugard

    David Engel

    Mary Gallagher

    Manuel Gomez

    Mario Gomez

    Diana Kapiszewski

   Jonathan Klaaren

    Lisa Laplante

    Lauren McCarthy

    Sally Merry

    Shunko Rojas

    Alvaro Santos

    Greg Shaffer 

    Mario Schapiro

    Druscilla Scribner

    Mauricio Villegas


Registration is free but prior registration is requested to facilitate planning.  Please register by April 15, 2010 by contacting MaiVue Xiong

CLE credit

Day 1 approved for 6.0 hours of CLE credit for Wisconsin Attorneys

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