Law School & Other Events - Annual Meeting

Deans of AALS member and fee paid schools as well as affiliated organizations were invited to schedule and provide details on virtual events they will hold in conjunction with the Annual Meeting.  If you would like to receive more information, contact Mary Cullen.


Wednesday, January 6th

The Federalist Society for Law and Public Policy Studies: 23rd Annual Federalist Society Faculty Conference

Wednesday, January 6, 2021, 12:00 PM – 5:30 PM EST

The 23rd Annual Federalist Society Faculty Conference will take place virtually on January 6-8, 2021, as online webinars and live streams.

12-1:15pm ET: Debate: Employment Div. v. Smith should be overruled
2:15-3:45pm ET: Police Powers and the Pandemic
4:15-5:30pm ET: 7 Minute Works in Progress

Register here: https://fedsoc.org/conferences/23rd-annual-federalist-society-faculty-conference

Thursday, January 7th

Big Ten Law Schools Reception

Thursday, January 7, 2021, 7:30 PM – 9:00 PM EST

The Big Ten Law Deans are hosting a virtual reception! Join us to connect with other friends and faculty.

Registration details to be announced soon!


Clinical Legal Education Association (CLEA): CLEA Trivia Night

Thursday, January 7, 2021, 9:00 PM – 10:00 PM EST

Teams of 4-10 individuals will compete in the first ever CLEA Trivia Night. It will be held virtually and is free, but advanced registration is required.

Sign your team up by December 18, 2020, here: https://forms.gle/KKJKRaT75XFRSXzn8.

Please email questions to Prof. Anju Gupta at anjum.gupta@rutgers.edu


The Federalist Society for Law and Public Policy Studies: 23rd Annual Federalist Society Faculty Conference

Thursday, January 7, 2021, 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM EST

The 23rd Annual Federalist Society Faculty Conference will take place virtually on January 6-8, 2021, as online webinars and live streams.

12-12:30pm ET: Virtual Lunch/Business Meeting
1-2:30pm ET: Corporate Social Responsibility Revisited
3-5:00pm ET: Young Legal Scholars Paper Presentations

Register here: https://fedsoc.org/conferences/23rd-annual-federalist-society-faculty-conference


Friday, January 8th

University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law: Reopening International Programs

Friday, January 8, 2021, 7:00 AM – 8:00 AM PST/10:00 AM – 11:00 AM EST

Join the University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law in discussing the steps and challenges in reopening international programs.

Sign up here: https://mcgeorge.wufoo.com/forms/mcgeorge-global-center-aals-breakfast-rsvp/


Clinical Legal Education Association (CLEA): CLEA Board and Membership Meeting

Friday, January 8, 2021, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM EST

All CLEA members are invited to attend.

No registration required. Please contact lauren.bartlett@slu.edu with any questions.


The Federalist Society for Law and Public Policy Studies: 23rd Annual Federalist Society Faculty Conference

Friday, January 8, 2021, 11:00 AM – 4:15 PM EST

The 23rd Annual Federalist Society Faculty Conference will take place virtually on January 6-8, 2021, as online webinars and live streams.

11-12:30pm ET: Originalism and Its Discontents
1-2:15pm ET: 7 Minute Works in Progress
3 -4:15pm ET: Next Gen Panel: A Conversation between Eugene Volokh and the Hon. Janice Rogers Brown on Freedom of Thought

Register here: https://fedsoc.org/conferences/23rd-annual-federalist-society-faculty-conference


Society of American Law Teachers (SALT) : SALT Annual Celebration!

Friday, January 8, 2021, 7:15 PM – 8:30 PM EST

Join SALT in honoring recipients of the Great Teacher Award, the M. Shanara Gilbert Human Rights Award, and the Junior Faculty Teaching Award.

Register here: https://www.saltlaw.org/events/2021-salt-annual-celebration-registration/


Saturday, January 9th

Society of American Law Teachers (SALT): The Notorious RBG: Looking Back with her Clerks

Saturday, January 9, 2021, 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM EST

SALT and ACS are proud to sponsor this panel discussion on Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, which will examine her legacy through the eyes of her former clerks.

Register in advance for this webinar:
https://msu.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_Beej_wimT8uz4tW9UUHChw