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Congratulations to the 2017 SALDF Chapters of the Year!December 5, 2017
This year's winners are the New Zealand Otago Faculty of Law and Vermont School of Law Student Animal Legal Defense Fund (SALDF) chapters.
Animal Forward Academic InstitutionsNovember 30, 2017
Humane education is important for college students, who are often on their own for the first time and interested in learning how to make a positive difference in the world.
Illinois and New York Pass First Statewide Bans on the Use of Elephants in EntertainmentNovember 17, 2017
Illinois recently enacted the first statewide ban on the use of elephants in traveling acts, with New York following close behind.
New Voices in Animal Law Writing Contest: Emily BowenOctober 30, 2017
Emily Bowen, at Ohio State University Moritz College of Law, is the winner of our first New Voices in Animal Law Writing Contest!
Inaugural Student Convention Energizes the Future of Animal LawOctober 27, 2017
The first annual Animal Legal Defense Fund Student Convention hosted over 70 law students from all over the world on October 13, 2017 in Portland, Oregon!
Join us at the Animal Legal Defense Fund Student Convention!September 12, 2017
The Animal Legal Defense Fund’s first ever free Student Convention will be on October 13 in Portland, Oregon.
Special Feature: A Young Voice in Animal LawSeptember 7, 2017
16 year old honorary SALDF member Thomas Ponce shares his personal story about why he began advocating for animals.
Why I applied to law school instead of veterinary schoolJanuary 17, 2017
During the first week of December, Animal Legal Defense Fund founder Joyce Tischler presented the History of Animal Law at Harvard Law School. I heard Joyce give a similar talk eight years ago at the University of Chicago Law School, and it was a turning point for me.
Congratulations to the 2016 SALDF Chapter of the Year!November 30, 2016
The Animal Legal Defense Fund congratulates the Lewis & Clark Law School Student Animal Legal Defense Fund (SALDF) chapter for winning the 2016 SALDF Chapter of the Year Award!
Congratulations to 2016 Student Animal Legal Defense Fund (SALDF) Essay Contest Winner Jonathan Morris!November 14, 2016
We are pleased to announce Lewis & Clark Law School 3L Jonathan Morris has won the first-ever SALDF Essay Contest, the theme of which was: “How can we best protect wild animals in light of urban expansion and population growth?”
First-Ever Law Student Scholarship Panel Held at 2016 Animal Law ConferenceOctober 19, 2016
This year, for the first time in the event’s long-running history, the Animal Law Conference dedicated a panel to showcasing law student work.
Congratulations to the 2015 SALDF Chapters of the Year!December 4, 2015
The Animal Legal Defense Fund would like to congratulate the Student Animal Legal Defense Fund chapters at George Washington University Law School (GW) and Harvard Law School (HLS) for winning the 2015 SALDF Chapter of the Year Awards!
Student Animal Legal Defense Fund Chapter of the Year Award 2015September 4, 2015
We are now accepting submissions for our third annual Student Animal Legal Defense Fund (SALDF) Chapter of the Year Award! The award celebrates a SALDF chapter that has shown incredible…
5 Ways to Get Involved in Animal Law during Law SchoolAugust 28, 2015
Are you interested in animal law? Check out our suggested ways to get involved in this innovative and growing field.
Chicago Animal Law SymposiumApril 17, 2015
On Saturday, April 4, over 70 law students and animal advocates came together to attend the first symposium of the Student Animal Legal Defense Fund’s (SALDF) Chicago regional network.