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Making Women’s Periods Commercial-Chic (Who Benefits?)

Making Women’s Periods Commercial-Chic (Who Benefits?) Is there nothing that escapes commercialization?  A U.K. company called Pink Parcel is hawking “Period Subscription Boxes” to deliver to your home each month tampons, pads, tea,Show More Summary

NYS Repeals Tampon Tax

NYS Repeals Tampon Tax In May, the New York State legislature passed a bill eliminating the sales tax on feminine hygiene products. As expected, that bill was signed into law yesterday by Governor Andrew Cuomo. In the press release (here) issued by the Governor’s … Continue reading ? Feminist Law Professors

Free Tampons in the 212: NYC Passes New Law

Free Tampons in the 212: NYC Passes New Law Last month the New York City Council passed laws requiring the City to provide free menstrual hygiene products in schools, homeless shelters and jails.  Here’s an excerpt from the press release: Feminine hygiene products are essential for the health and … Continue reading ? Feminist Law Professors

Syracuse L Rev CFP: “Constitutionality of Laws Surrounding Reproductive Health”

Syracuse L Rev CFP: “Constitutionality of Laws Surrounding Reproductive Health” From the FLP mailbox: Call for Papers: Analysis and Comment on Whole Woman’s Health v. Hellerstedt and the Constitutionality of Laws Surrounding Reproductive...Show More Summary

“A Papa Murphy’s take-and-bake pizza is not essential in the same way as feminine hygiene products are to menstruating women”

“A Papa Murphy’s take-and-bake pizza is not essential in the same way as feminine hygiene products are to menstruating women” This week the Appellate Court of Illinois, Fifth District, has served up some very quotable dicta.  The court...Show More Summary

Call For Papers: Special Issue of Canadian Journal of Women and the Law/Revue femmes et droit

Call For Papers: Special Issue of Canadian Journal of Women and the Law/Revue femmes et droit From the mailbox:   Appel à communications – édition spéciale dans la Revue femmes et droit Commémoration des travaux de la professeure Nicole...Show More Summary

Where There is Hatred, Let Us Sow Love

Where There is Hatred, Let Us Sow Love Feminist Law Professors

Jamie Abrams on “Women’s Acts of Violence”

Jamie Abrams on “Women’s Acts of Violence” Jamie Abrams (Louisville) has posted to SSRN her article The Feminist Case for Acknowledging Women’s Acts of Violence, Yale J. Law & Feminism 101 (2016). Here is the abstract: This Article makes a feminist case for acknowledging women’s acts of … Continue reading ? Feminist Law Professors

Feminist Legal Theory Panels at Law and Society

Feminist Legal Theory Panels at Law and Society The annual meeting of the Law and Society Association kicks off tomorrow in New Orleans.  There are some super panels being organized by the Feminist Legal Theory Collaborative Research Network.  A full list is here. A few panels that caught … Continue reading ? Feminist Law Professors

SULC Hiring Director of Law Library

SULC Hiring Director of Law Library From colleagues at the Southern University Law Center: SULC hiring for a Director of Library Services (at Assistant/Associate Professor rank) The Director of the Law Library Reports to the Chancellor of the Southern University Law Center Responsible for all aspects of library operations … Continue reading ? Feminist Law Professors

CFP: The Unruly Nature of the Law of Trusts and Estates

CFP: The Unruly Nature of the Law of Trusts and Estates Call for Papers Trusts & Estates Section 2017 AALS Annual Meeting January 4-7, 2017 – San Francisco, CA   The Section on Trusts and Estates is pleased to announce a Call for Papers … Sex, Death, and Taxes: The Unruly … Continue reading ? Feminist Law Professors

Exclusive Review Opportunity at Penn State Law Review

Exclusive Review Opportunity at Penn State Law Review From the students at the Penn State Law Review: The Penn State Law Review is conducting a direct article review to fill positions in Volume 121: Issue 1 and 2. Any article submitted to this review between now and May 9th will … Continue reading ? Feminist Law Professors

Feminist Law Prof Michelle Anderson Named Dean of Brooklyn College

Feminist Law Prof Michelle Anderson Named Dean of Brooklyn College Michelle Anderson, feminist law prof and outgoing dean at CUNY Law School, has been named President of Brooklyn College.  Here is a portion of CUNY’s press release: The Board of Trustees of The City University of New York today appointed … Continue reading ? Feminist Law Professors

How to Ask for a Raise, Via a Deodorant Commercial

How to Ask for a Raise, Via a Deodorant Commercial Andrea Schneider blogs here at Indisputably about Secret’s new ad. She writes: “I love that wage gap is now part of the commercial lexicon and that asking for it is portrayed so wonderfully.” Read the full post here. Feminist Law Professors

Why Put an Orange on the Seder Plate?

Why Put an Orange on the Seder Plate? Via Anita Silvert at JUF News: It started with Dr. Susannah Heschel. The story you may have heard goes something like this: After a lecture given in Miami Beach, a man (usually Orthodox) stood up and angrily denounced feminism, saying … Continue reading ? Feminist Law Professors

Touro Dean Search

Touro Dean Search The announcement is here. Feminist Law Professors

Free ABA Telecast – “The Tax Code and Income Inequality: Limitations and Political Opportunities”

Free ABA Telecast – “The Tax Code and Income Inequality: Limitations and Political Opportunities” The ABA Section of Civil Rights and Social Justice is hosting this free teleconference, co-sponsored with the ABA Section on Taxation. Feminist Law Prof Francine Lipman (UNLV) is one of the featured speakers. Show More Summary

Mansplaining Event at PayPal

Mansplaining Event at PayPal via Francine Lipman (@Narfnampil) Feminist Law Professors

CFP: Women’s Learning Partnership Case Studies — PAID

CFP: Women’s Learning Partnership Case Studies — PAID From the FLP mailbox: Women’s Learning Partnership (WLP) has undertaken a three-year research/advocacy project leading to a global campaign on reform of discriminatory laws against women in the family. The project will focus on the relationship between articles of the … Continue reading ? Feminist Law Professors

Central States Law Schools Scholarship Conference: September 23-24, 2016

Central States Law Schools Scholarship Conference: September 23-24, 2016 SAVE THE DATE: Central States Law Schools Scholarship Conference The Central States Law Schools Association 2016 Scholarship Conference will be held on Friday, September 23 and Saturday, September 24 at the University of North Dakota School of Law in Grand Forks, ND. Show More Summary

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