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Public Interest Mobilization and Access to Justice Movements in the New Democratic State

October 27, 2017 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Free

The one-day Symposium, entitled Public Interest Mobilization and Access to Justice Movements in the New Democratic State, will explore the role of public interest law organizations in ensuring a strong democracy and civil society, examine cutting-edge empirical research in the access to justice field, and foster discussion and collaboration amongst academics, advocates, and public interest leaders.

The Symposium will be a public event and consist of three panel presentations and a roundtable discussion over lunch. The Law Review will host a welcome reception for panelists and other invited guests on the evening of Thursday, October 26th. The Symposium will conclude around 4:00pm.

Catherine Albiston, University of California, Berkeley School of Law will present from 11:00-12:30 as part of Panel 2: Public Interest Law Organizations, Social Movements, and the Democratic State.  Professor Albiston’s lecture was supported by the University Lectures Committee.

 

  

Details

Date:
October 27, 2017
Time:
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:
Website:
http://law.wisc.edu/ils/2017lawreview/index.html

Venue

2260 UW Law School, 975 Bascom Mall
975 Bascom Mall
Madison, WI

Organizer

Institute for Legal Studies
Phone:
608-265-2804
Email:
wlrsymposium@law.wisc.edu