#NewLaw Conference in the Works at TRU & a Call for Papers

January 5, 2015

The Thompson Rivers University Society of Law Students is preparing to host its 3rd annual conference on Thursday, February 4 and Friday, February 5. The theme of this year’s conference is Trending Now #NewLaw and it will focus on the future of law.

The SLS conference committee has issued a call for papers on the following topics:

  • recent and upcoming landmark SCC decisions
  • issues and innovation in legal education
  • alternative and innovative legal practice
  • quasi-law bodies and the growing field of alternative dispute resolution and tribunals
  • the ever-changing fields of privacy law and IP law
  • law and society: is law addressing people’s needs?

All law students in BC and Alberta are encouraged to submit their papers for a chance to speak for 12-15 minutes or participate in a panel discussion and question period.

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