Animal Law Events
Check this page often for the latest conferences, academic symposiums and speaking engagements around the U.S. relating to animals and the legal system.
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Featured EventsVirtual Animal Law Symposium: COVID-19 and Animals
April 23 – 24, 2021
This two-day online event will feature panels on zoonotic diseases and COVID-19, factory farming and the realities of our food system, our problematic relationship with animals in captivity, and COVID-19 policy recommendations.
Registration will open on March 8th.
Speaker Brittany Hill – Alternatives for Change: Exploring Restorative Justice in Animal Crimes
Chicago-Kent College of Law Student Animal Legal Defense Fund
April 22, 2021
Animals & Environmentalism: A Legal Perspective in the Wake of a Global Pandemic
April 23, 2021
New Jersey Humane Lobby Day
May 4, 2021
Animal Legal Defense Fund and North Carolina Central University School of Law Partner to Offer Scholarship and ClerkshipThe $25,000 scholarship is available to a second-year law student at the University, and includes a clerkship with the nonprofitApril 5, 2021 Press Release
International Fur Trade Federation’s amended complaints dismissed in decisive victory for animalsMarch 31, 2021 Press Release
Animal Legal Defense Fund Urges FDA for Clear Regulatory Guidance on Labeling of Cell-Cultured Fish and Shellfish ProductsThis week the Animal Legal Defense Fund submitted comments to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) advocating for accurate, consistent, and flexible labeling of cell-cultured fish and shellfish products — meat or flesh grown from the cells of fresh or saltwater finfish, crustaceans, and other forms of aquatic animal life.March 11, 2021 Press Release