Legal Studies Workshop Series

2014 Events

January

  • January 28, 2014 Legal Studies Workshop: "Mormons and Muslims -- Defining a Sphere of Protection that Balances Religious Ceremony, Consensual Common-Law and Polygamous Marriage, and the Law's Normative and Protective Function" by Casey Faucon, Hastie Fellow at the UW Law School. 12:30-1:30 in Lubar Commons. Lunch will be provided; registration is not required. Hosted by Law and Society Postdoctoral Fellow Laurie Wood.

February

  • February 11, 2014  Legal Studies Workshop: "Law at the Crossroads of Science and Public Policy: Emerging Research in Bioethics and Neuroscience" Panel discussion by Joe Wszalek (JD/PhD candidate in in Neuroscience and Public Policy) and Pilar Ossorio (Professor of Law and Bioethics).12:30-1:30 in Lubar Commons. Lunch will be provided; registration is not required. Hosted by Law and Society Postdoctoral Fellow Laurie Wood.

  • February 25, 2014  Legal Studies Workshop: "The Efficiency Norm and U.S. Legal-Economic Policy, 1969-1992" by Camden Hutchison, Ph.D. candidate in History.  12:30-1:30 in Lubar Commons. Lunch will be provided; registration is not required.  Hosted by Hastie Fellow Casey Faucon.

March

  • March 11, 2014  Legal Studies Workshop: "Rangeland Conflicts, Legal Pluralism, and the Afghan PEACE Project"  by Kramer Gillin, Ph.D. candidate in Geography. 12:30-1:30 in Lubar Commons. Lunch will be provided; registration is not required. Hosted by Law and Society Postdoctoral Fellow Laurie Wood.

  • March 25, 2014  Legal Studies Workshop:  "Access to Justice for Child Support Obligors" with Ph.D Candidates Amanda Ward (Sociology) and Stefanie Wong (Educational Policy Studies). 12:30-1:30 in Lubar Commons. Lunch will be provided; registration is not required. Hosted by Law and Society Postdoctoral Fellow Laurie Wood.

April

  • April 22, 2014  Legal Studies Workshop:  "Occupy the Right to Housing" by Lisa Alexander, Associate Professor of Law. 12:30-1:30 in Lubar Commons. Lunch will be provided; registration is not required.  Hosted by Law and Society Postdoctoral Fellow Laurie Wood.

May

  • May 6, 2014 Legal Studies Workshop:  "Gendered Expertise: Lawyers Promoting Legal Reforms in Chile" by Maria Azocar, Ph.D. candidate in Sociology. 12:30-1:30 in Lubar Commons. Lunch will be provided; registration is not required.  Hosted by Law and Society Postdoctoral Fellow Laurie Wood.

September

  • September 16, 2014 Legal Studies Workshop: Graduate Student and Faculty Meet & Greet. 12:30-1:30 in Lubar Commons. Lunch will be provided.

  • September 30, 2014 Legal Studies Workshop: "Publication Opportunities and Strategies"  Panel discussion with Professors Howard Erlanger, Alexandra Huneeus, and Mitra Sharafi.  12:30-1:30 in Lubar Commons. Lunch will be provided.

October

  • October 14, 2014  Legal Studies Workshop with Professor Sida Liu: "Studying Lawyers Like a Social Scientist" 12:30-1:30 in Lubar Commons. Lunch will be provided.

  • October 28, 2014  Legal Studies Workshop with Thomas Stutsman (Sociology): "Remedying Wrongful Convictions in an Authoritarian State" 12:30-1:30 in Lubar Commons. Lunch will be provided.

November

  • November 11, 2014  Legal Studies Workshop with Hastie Fellow Casey Faucon: "Marriage Outlaws: Regulating Polygamy in America" 12:30-1:30 in Lubar Commons. Lunch will be provided.

  • November 25, 2014  Legal Studies Workshop with Maria Azocar (Sociology): "Doing Law in Courts: An Ethnography on a Chilean Family Court" 12:30-1:30 in Lubar Commons. Lunch will be provided.

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