The University of Toledo College of Law
The 2019 Central States Law Schools Association Scholarship Conference will be held September 20-21, 2019 at The University of Toledo College of Law. Registration is now open.
This year’s keynote speaker will be Megan K. Mattimoe. She is the founder and executive director of Advocating Opportunity, a program in Toledo, Ohio which is dedicated to advising and protecting trafficked and exploited persons. Also, conference attendees are welcome to come early for The University of Toledo International Human Trafficking and Social Justice Conference, which will be held on September 19 and 20 at the University of Toledo College of Law.
The conference schedule is now live and provided below.
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Shumaker, Loop, & Kendrick Lounge11:45 AM - 12:30 PM
Room 100212:30 PM - 12:45 PM
Courts and Codes: Making and Protecting the Law (Room 1002)
Mass Torts & Criminal Law: Issues of Procedure & Protection (Room 1012)
Shumaker, Loop, & Kendrick Lounge2:45 PM - 3:00 PM
Corporate Governance Theory and Frameworks (Room 1002)
Consumer Protection: Procedure and Regulatory Issues (Room 1012)
Shumaker, Loop, & Kendrick Lounge4:30 PM - 4:45 PM
Foreign Relations and Human Rights (Room 1002)
KEYNOTE: Megan Mattimoe, Executive Director and Senior Staff Attorney at Advocating Opportunity
Shumaker, Loop, & Kendrick Lounge8:00 AM - 8:30 AM
Competing Interests in Property and Reproductive Rights Room 1002
Shumaker, Loop, & Kendrick Lounge10:00 AM - 10:15 AM
The Changing Architecture of Legal Education: Building a Bridge to the Bar and Beyond
(Shumaker, Loop, & Kendrick Lounge + Room 1002)
Part 1: Paper Presentations (10:15 – 11:45)
Part 2: Lunch & Concurrent Discussion Groups (11:45-12:45)
Part 3: Panel Presentation & Roundtable (12:45 – 1:45)
Shumaker, Loop, & Kendrick Lounge1:45 PM - 2:00 PM
Current Issues in Finance & Bankruptcy (Room 1002)
Discrimination, Diversity, and Data (Room 1012)
Shumaker, Loop, and Kendrick Lounge3:30 PM - 3:45 PM
Evolving Contractual Framework for Evolving Contracting Contexts
Room 10025:15 PM - 5:45 PM
4082 Monroe Street
Ideas come in many shapes and stages, so presentations are welcome whether just an early-stage idea or a completed draft
Come see the sights and enjoy the culture of Toledo–a city on the move that’s undergoing an urban renewal Renaissance
At the CSLSA conference, faculty from across the country and around the world come together to collaborate and forge lasting connections
CSLSA is about helping you grow as a scholar, so you’ll enjoy a relaxed and encouraging environment where you can ask questions and get helpful feedback on your work
The University of Toledo College of Law is located at 1825 West Rocket Drive, Toledo, Ohio 43606.
The Detroit Wayne Metropolitan Airport (DTW) is located 50 miles (approximately 45 minutes by car) from the College of Law. The Toledo Express Airport (TOL) is located less than 15 miles (approximately 20 minutes by car) from the College of Law, and offers a more limited selection of flights.
If you are a scholar from a CSLSA member school, you may attend the conference without charge. Faculty from non-member schools are also eligible to submit proposals, but proposals by faculty from member schools are given preference during scheduling. Eligible schools can join CSLSA by paying the annual dues of $200. For more information, visit our membership page.
CSLSA participants are responsible for their own travel and lodging costs. Information on block rates at the conference hotels is provided above.
Finding childcare can be challenging, and your children are welcome to join us at the law school while the conference is being held. If you need help finding a local childcare provider, please contact our president, Kara Bruce.
The University of Toledo College of Law
1825 West Rocket Drive
Toledo, Ohio 43606
If you have any questions about the event, please contact us directly.