Category Archives: Local Government Law

CFP: International Conferences on Sustainable Development 2014

The International Conferences on Sustainable Development 2014 will be held in Toronto Aug. 7-8, 2014, and in South Africa Dec. 2-3, 2014. The Canadian call for papers can be found here….

One City at a Time: The Role and Increasing Presence of Chapter 9 Municipal Bankruptcies

Campbell Law Review presents One City at a Time: The Role and Increasing Presence of Chapter 9 Municipal Bankruptcies on October 17, 2014. This Symposium will explore the conditions that…

Municipal Financial Distress – Harrisburg, PA

On April 14, 2014, the Widener Law Journal will be sponsoring a Symposium on Municipal Financial Distress at the Harrisburg, PA, campus. Municipal financial distress is a problem of enormous…

CFP: Architecture of Postnational Rulemaking – Amsterdam, Netherlands

The research project Architecture of Postnational Rulemaking at the University of Amsterdam, Faculty of Law, is organizing a workshop on October 24, 2014, and invites paper proposals from scholars and practitioners…

Urban Agriculture in Distressed Cities—Detroit, MI

The University of Detroit Mercy Law Review presented the 2014 symposium, Going to Seed: Urban Agriculture in Distressed Cities March 7, 2014. mw

Municipal Bankruptcies—Raleigh, NC

Campbell Law Review presents One City at a Time: The Role and Increasing Presence of Chapter 9 Municipal Bankruptcies Oct. 17, 2014. The Campbell Law Review invites abstract submissions of…

Smart Law for Smart Cities—New York, NY

Fordham Law’s Urban Law Center presents Smart Law for Smart Cities: Regulation, Technology, and the Future of Cities Feb. 27-28, 2014. mw

Preventing the Ghost Town: Rural Communities in the Modern Economy—Lawrence, KS

The Kansas Journal of Law & Public Policy presents its 2014 symposium, Preventing the Ghost Town: What Rural Communities Need to Do to Survive in the Modern Economy, Feb. 21,…

Resilient Cities—Boise, ID

The Idaho Law Review presents its 2014 symposium, Resilient Cities: Environment | Economy | Equity, April 4, 2014, in Boise. mw

Smart Law for Smart Cities: Regulation and the Transformation of Urban Technology – New York, NY

The Fordham Urban Law Journal invites papers for Smart Law for Smart Cities: Regulation and the Transformation of Urban Technology, which will be held February 27-28, 2014. The 2014 Symposium will focus…