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Member Spotlights
Friday, February 21, 2020
Get to Know Our Members! »
We are always happy to hear about your career updates and would love to help amplify your research or other career accompl...

Friday, July 31, 2020
Open Access - Special Virtual Issue of LSR Now Online: Innovation in Legal Anthropology »
This Virtual Special Issue celebrates cutting-edge anthropological studies of law that have found a home in the  Law...
Tuesday, July 28, 2020
Introducing LSA's Career Center »
  We are excited to announce the latest feature of our member portal: LSA's Career Center! LSA members...
Thursday, April 2, 2020
LSA Member Robert Dingwall Earns SLSA Contributions to the Socio-Legal Community Honor »
AMHERST,   Mass. -  LSA member Robert Dingwall of Nottingham Trent University's School of Social Scien...
Friday, March 6, 2020
2020 In-Person Annual Meeting Cancelled; Plans to Move to a Virtual Conference »
LSA 2020 In-Person Annual Meeting Cancelled  LSA Plans to Move to a Virtual Conference &nb...
Monday, February 24, 2020
Request for Proposals: International Research Collaboratives »
Request for Proposals International Research Collaboratives (IRC) for 2021 and 2022 Deadline: May 1, 2020 at...

LSA Stories
Wednesday, June 17, 2020
LSA Stories: War, Refuge and Academia »
Dr. Veronica Fynn Bruey persevered through her long and harrowing journey as a war survivor and refugee  ...
Tuesday, February 4, 2020
A Global Map for Access to Justice »
  Get to know LSR Editor Rebecca Sandefur By Greg Barlow | LSA Executive Offic...

Annual Meeting
Wednesday, May 13, 2020
Program Now Available »
Virtual Conference Update Program Now Available!   The time has come! The 2020 Program Committee a...
Thursday, May 7, 2020
Dates and Time Blocks Announced! »
Virtual Meeting Update Dates and Time Blocks Announced! *Registration Required...
Friday, April 10, 2020
LSA Annual Meeting Update - April 10 »
  Dear Colleagues,    We hope and trust that you are coping with the continued impacts and spi...
Friday, April 3, 2020
LSA Virtual Conference Update - A Message From Our Program Chairs »
  Greetings!    Saddened as we were, of course, to cancel LSA's face-to-face meeting in Denver...

Monday, May 11, 2020
Stan Wheeler Mentorship Award »
In honor of the memory of Stanton Wheeler (Sociology/Law, Yale University), whose mentorship was so important to so many m...
Monday, May 11, 2020
Undergraduate Student Paper Prize »
The Law and Society Association presents one award to the undergraduate student paper that best represents outstanding law...
Monday, May 11, 2020
Ronald Pipkin Service Award »
The Ronald Pipkin Service Award was created in 2012, to honor the twenty-five-year service of retiring Executive Officer,...
Monday, May 11, 2020
Legacy Award »
The LSA Legacy Award honors people whose contributions significantly helped to develop the Association through sustained c...
Monday, May 11, 2020
Harry J. Kalven Jr. Prize »
The Harry J. Kalven, Jr. Award is awarded by the Law and Society Association for "empirical scholarship that has contribut...

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