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Women of Color In Legal Education

Women of Color In Legal Education Carmen G. Gonzalez, Seattle University School of Law, has published Women of Color in Legal Education: Challenging the Presumption of Incompetence in the Federal Lawyer (July 2014). Here is the abstract. Female law professors of color have become the canaries … Continue reading ? Feminist Law Professors

CFP: Feminist Legal Theory Collaborative Research Network at Law & Society 2015

CFP: Feminist Legal Theory Collaborative Research Network at Law & Society 2015 From the FLP mailbox: Call for Papers – Friday September 19th Deadline Feminist Legal Theory Collaborative Research Network at the Law and Society Association Annual Meeting Seattle, May 28 – 31, 2015 Dear friends and colleagues, We write to invite … Continue reading ? Feminist Law Professors

The New HHS Regulations Can’t Win A Zero-Sum Game

The New HHS Regulations Can’t Win A Zero-Sum Game Kara Loewentheil is the Director of the Public Rights / Private Conscience Project and a Research Fellow at Columbia Law School. You can find out more about the Project here. This blog was originally posted on the Center for Gender … Continue reading ? Feminist Law Professors

CFP: Applied Feminism and Work

CFP: Applied Feminism and Work From the FLP mailbox, this CFP: CALL FOR PAPERS: “APPLIED FEMINISM AND WORK” The University of Baltimore School of Law’s Center on Applied Feminism seeks submissions for its Eighth Annual Feminist Legal Theory Conference.  This year’s theme is “Applied Feminism … Continue reading ? Feminist Law Professors

A New Tampon to Prevent Against HIV

A New Tampon to Prevent Against HIV From NPR: When it comes to protecting themselves from HIV, women need more options. About of 84 percent of all women diagnosed with HIV contract the virus through heterosexual sex. And right now, the female condom is the only contraception … Continue reading ? Feminist Law Professors

CFP: U.S. Feminist Judgments Project

CFP: U.S. Feminist Judgments Project The U.S. Feminist Judgments Project seeks contributors of revised opinions and commentary for an edited collection entitled Feminist Judgments: Rewritten Opinions of the United States Supreme Court. This edited volume is a collaborative project among feminist law professors and others … Continue reading ? Feminist Law Professors

New OUP Book: Evans and Riley, “Technologies of Sexiness”

New OUP Book: Evans and Riley, “Technologies of Sexiness” Later this month, Oxford University Press will publish Technologies of Sexiness, a new book by Adrienne Evans  (Media, Coventry University, UK) and  Sarah Riley (Psychology, University...Show More Summary

Contraception: A Prescription for Women’s Equality

Contraception: A Prescription for Women’s Equality By Kara Loewentheil, Director of the Public Rights / Private Conscience Project in the Center for Gender & Sexuality Law at Columbia Law School. This blog was originally posted as part of a set of pieces about contraception and the … Continue reading ? Feminist Law Professors

Race, Gender and Psychiatric Disabilities

Race, Gender and Psychiatric Disabilities Katie Rose Guest Pryal (UNC) writes here for Chronicle Vitae on “Shattering the Madness Monolith: On the Intersections of Race, Gender, and Psychiatric Disability. She also wrote another powerful column on mental health and the academy, “She’s So Schizophrenic!”: How … Continue reading ? Feminist Law Professors

Feminist Aesthetics and IP

Feminist Aesthetics and IP Carys J. Craig, Osgoode Hall Law School, is publishing Feminist Aesthetics and Copyright Law: Genius, Value, and Gendered Visions of the Creative Self in Protecting and Promoting Diversity with Intellectual Property Law (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, forthcoming). Here is the … Continue reading ? Feminist Law Professors

CFP: AALS Workshop on “Next Generation Issues on Sex, Gender and the Law”

CFP: AALS Workshop on “Next Generation Issues on Sex, Gender and the Law” From the FLP mailbox, this CFP: Association of American Law Schools Call for Presentations and Papers AALS Workshop on Next Generation Issues on Sex, Gender and the Law June 24-26, 2015 Doubletree by Hilton at the Entrance to Universal Studios … Continue reading ? Feminist Law Professors

Cheryl Hanna Memorial Page Hosted at Vermont Law School Website

Cheryl Hanna Memorial Page Hosted at Vermont Law School Website Vermont Law School’s website is hosting a memorial page/on-line “Remembrance Journal” here for Cheryl Hanna: Professor Cheryl Hanna was a beloved teacher and role model to many within and beyond the Vermont Law School community. Her untimely death is a … Continue reading ? Feminist Law Professors

In Memory of Cheryl Hanna

In Memory of Cheryl Hanna Professor Cheryl Hanna (Vermont) has died. Vermont Dean Marc Mihaly sent an email to the Vermont Law School community earlier today.  It stated in part: It is with the most profound sorrow that we announce the untimely death of our … Continue reading ? Feminist Law Professors

Feminist Law Prof Profile: Polly Morgan

Feminist Law Prof Profile: Polly Morgan Polly Morgan is a Lecturer in Law at the University of East Anglia School of Law. UAE is located in Norfolk, England. She recently answered these questions for Feminist Law Professors. What is your educational and professional background? I hold … Continue reading ? Feminist Law Professors

Over 50 Legal Scholars Urge President Obama to Deny Religious Exemption Clause in LGBT Executive Order

Over 50 Legal Scholars Urge President Obama to Deny Religious Exemption Clause in LGBT Executive Order More than 50 legal scholars today strongly urged President Obama to resist calls for an overly broad religious exemption in a proposed executive order prohibiting sexual orientation and/or gender identity discrimination by federal contractors. Show More Summary

The Case Western Law Sexual Harassment/Retaliation Claim Has Settled

The Case Western Law Sexual Harassment/Retaliation Claim Has Settled The story and a host of links are available at TaxProf Blog. One question I have is whether the man accused of sexual harassment and retaliation will continue to teach students. I assume the answer is yes, but given the … Continue reading ? Feminist Law Professors

What A Difference Three Days Make: The Hobby Lobby Fallout Arrives

What A Difference Three Days Make: The Hobby Lobby Fallout Arrives By: Kara Loewentheil Kara Loewentheil is a research fellow and the director of the Public Rights/Private Conscience Project in the Center for Gender and Sexuality Law at Columbia Law School. You can see her interview on Bloomberg News with more of her … Continue reading ? Feminist Law Professors

Krause, “Some Thoughts from a Health Lawyer on Hobby Lobby”

Krause, “Some Thoughts from a Health Lawyer on Hobby Lobby” Over at Hamilton and Griffin on Rights, Joan Krause (UNC) has posted “Some Thoughts from a Health Lawyer on Hobby Lobby.”  Here is an excerpt: As a health law professor who teaches a course on women’s health care issues, I … Continue reading ? Feminist Law Professors

Guttmacher Institute on Hobby Lobby Case: “After Supreme Court Ruling, Focus Shifts to How Obama Administration and Congress Will Ensure Contraceptive Coverage for Affected Employees”

Guttmacher Institute on Hobby Lobby Case: “After Supreme Court Ruling, Focus Shifts to How Obama Administration and Congress Will Ensure Contraceptive Coverage for Affected Employees” The Guttmacher Institute has issued a statement on...Show More Summary

Guest Blogger Emily Gillingham, “This is Inconsistent with What She’s Been Telling Us”: Why the Criticism of Hillary’s Record on Women Matters

Guest Blogger Emily Gillingham, “This is Inconsistent with What She’s Been Telling Us”: Why the Criticism of Hillary’s Record on Women Matters There has been quite a hubbub lately over Hillary Clinton’s criminal defense of an alleged child rapist in 1975, when she was 27 years old and just starting out as a legal aid attorney. Show More Summary

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