Saturday, December 14, 2019

Weekend Roundup

  • CFP: Performing Law, Staging History: The (Re)Trial of Bahadur Shah Zafar, a “one-day interdisciplinary roundtable [that] aims to bring together academics and practitioners from various fields including law, history, military studies, theatre, visual culture, politics and literature to analyse the Uprising of 1857 and the subsequent trial of the last Mughal Emperor of India at the Red Fort in Delhi.”  More.
  • We don't know how many LHB readers teach Sanborn v. McLean in a law-school Property course, but those who do really owe it to themselves and their students to consult the illustration on page 117 of Robert M. Fogelson's Bourgeois Nightmares: Suburbia, 1870-1930 (Yale University Press, 2005), a gem of a book on restrictive covenants. 
  • "The Law Society of British Columbia has moved to require Indigenous cultural competency training for all practising lawyers in the province" (Coast Mountain News).  More.
  • “The Delaware State Bar Association is set to host a CLE program titled “Delaware and Desegregation: Belton v. Gebhart and a History of Desegregation in Delaware” from 9 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. Dec. 17" (  More.
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