CFP - Empirical Legal Studies

Por Jorge Luis Fabra Zamora (

Call for Papers CELS 2012

The Seventh Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies (CELS 2012), sponsored by the Society for Empirical Legal Studies, will be held in Palo Alto at Stanford Law School on Friday, November 9, and Saturday, November 10, 2012.  Paper submission deadline: Sunday, July 8, 2012, midnight (PST).

Conference History

The annual Conferences on Empirical Legal Studies (CELS) were launched in 2006, in response to the growing level of empirical scholarship in law schools and elsewhere. It has thus far been held at University of Texas (2006), NYU (2007), Cornell (2008), USC (2009), Yale (2010), and Northwestern (2011), and is scheduled for Stanford (2012), Penn (2013), and UC Berkeley (2014), in each case with generous support from the host school.