Law Review Symposium

Creighton Law Review Symposium

Creighton Law Review Symposium March 27th, 2014

CALL FOR PAPERS
CREIGHTON UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF LAW
SEVENTH ANNUAL LAW REVIEW SYMPOSIUM
THE FUTURE OF EMPLOYEE BENEFITS IN AMERICA: EMERGING
ISSUES SURROUNDING ERISA AND EMPLOYEE BENEFITS

The Creighton Law Review announces the seventh annual symposium at Creighton University School of Law in Omaha, Nebraska.  The Symposium will address emerging legal issues concerning employee benefit plans.  The Law Review is currently soliciting papers to be published in its fourth edition, which will be devoted to the symposium theme.  From the articles selected for publication in the fourth edition, the Law Review will choose articles to be presented at the symposium. 

Those authors interested in publishing their articles in the fourth edition must submit their articles to the Law Review by January 13, 2014.  All papers should be accompanied by an abstract of 250 words or less.  The Law Review will notify authors as to whether their papers have been selected for publication by January 16, 2014. Thereafter, the Law Review will extend offers to some authors to present their article at the symposium on March 27th, 2014.  The Law Review will reimburse a portion of the travel and lodging expenses for presenters.  Papers should be submitted, preferably in electronic form, to:

Jordan Carlton
Senior Lead Articles Editor
Creighton University Law Review
Creighton University School of Law
2500 California Plaza
Omaha, NE  68178
jordancarlton@creighton.edu

Papers may also be submitted through the ExpressO Service. 

For more information on the symposium, please contact Professor Ronald R. Volkmer (402-280-3088; volkmer@creighton.edu).

The bios for the speakers for this year's symposium are available by clicking on this linkSpeaker Bios

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