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Animal Law Review to hold inaugural symposium on international issues

July 12, 2011

On behalf of Animal Law Review, the Center for Animal Law Studies is excited to announce that you are invited to:



Inaugural Animal Law Review Symposium
Friday, October 14, 2011
1:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Lewis & Clark Law School
Portland, Oregon


The Animal Law Review Symposium will feature some of the leading voices in international animal law, with presentations by:

  • David Cassuto, Professor of Law, Pace Law School - Hot, Cruel, and Legal: A Look at Industrial Agriculture and Climate Change in the U.S. & Brazil

  • Maneesha Deckha, Professor of Law, University of Victoria, Faculty of Law  - Critical Animal Studies and Animal Law

  • David Favre, Professor of Law, Michigan State University College of Law - Is an International Treaty for Animal Welfare Needed and Possible?

  • Peter Sankoff, Associate Professor of Law, University of Western Ontario, Faculty of Law - Animal Welfare Law and the Concept of Dialogue: Can Welfare Law Simultaneously Fail and Succeed?


For more information and to register, please visit the symposium  Questions?  Email

Please note: the Animal Law Review Symposium is a separate event requiring separate registration from The Animal Law Conference at Lewis & Clark (occurring October 14-16, 2011).  To find out more about this additional event, please visit the conference

To learn more about Animal Law Review and their scholarly journal, Animal Law, please visit their website.

* Event generously co-sponsored by the Animal Legal Defense Fund. Thank you, ALDF!