Animal Law Policy Initiative

Paul Waldau, "Animal Rights: What Everyone Needs to Know"

The University of Chicago Student Animal Legal Defense Fund proudly presents the 3rd Annual Animal Law Week, generously supported by The McCormick Companions' Fund.  On Wednesday, April 13th, 2011, Paul Waldau discussed how the phrase "animal rights" is used and understood around the world in the presentation: "Animal Rights: W


61:01 minutes (55.87 MB)

Adam M. Roberts, "Working to Keep Wildlife in the Wild"

The University of Chicago Student Animal Legal Defense Fund proudly presents the 3rd Annual Animal Law Week, generously supported by The McCormick Companions' Fund.  On Monday, April 11th, Adam M. Roberts discusses lions, bears, and bushmeat in his presentation: "Working to Keep Wildlife in the Wild."  Mr.


59:41 minutes (54.65 MB)

Sebastien Gay and Tom Johnson, "How Much is Fluffy Worth? Valuing Companion Animals in Tort"

Sebastien Gay is Lecturer in Economics at the University of Chicago; Tom Johnson is Executive Director of the Iowa Veterinary Medical Association. This talk, hosted by the Student Animal Legal Defense Fund, was recorded May 13, 2010, as part of the 2nd Annual Animal Law Week, sponsored by the McCormick Companion Animals Fund.


63:06 minutes (57.77 MB)

Vince Field, '11, Receives ALDF Advancement of Animal Law Scholarship

Vince Field, '11, Receives 2010-11 ALDF Advancement of Animal Law Scholarship
Animal Legal Defense Fund
ALDF News
May 27, 2010

The Animal Legal Defense Fund’s (ALDF) Advancement of Animal Law Scholarships are awarded to second- and third-year law student members of Student Animal Legal Defense Fund (SALDF) chapters based upon demonstrated commitment to ALDF’s mission – to protect the lives and advance the interests of animals through the legal syste

Animal Law Week: Wine Mess with Animal Themed Drinks

Date: 
05.14.2010
Location: 
Green Lounge

Student Animal Legal Defense Fund
Presents:
ANIMAL LAW WEEK
brought to you by:
The McCormick Companions' Fund

FRIDAY, MAY 14
SALDF SPONSORED WINE MESS
Animal Themed Drinks

Animal Law Week: Sebastien Gay and Tom Johnson, "How Much is Fluffy Worth? Valuing Companion Animals in Tort"

Date: 
05.13.2010
Location: 
Room V

Student Animal Legal Defense Fund
Presents:
ANIMAL LAW WEEK
brought to you by:
The McCormick Companions' Fund

Animal Law Week: Martha Nussbaum, "Animal Rights: Clashing Theoretical Approaches"

Date: 
05.12.2010
Location: 
Room II

Student Animal Legal Defense Fund
Presents:
ANIMAL LAW WEEK
brought to you by:
The McCormick Companions' Fund

WEDNESDAY, MAY 12 • Room II
"ANIMAL RIGHTS: CLASHING THEORETICAL APPROACHES"
Professor Martha Nussbaum, Ernst Freund Distinguished Service Professor of Law and Ethics, the University of Chicago Law School

Faculty: 
Martha Nussbaum

Animal Law Week: Wayne A. Logan, "Animal Rights, Registration Wrongs?"

Date: 
05.11.2010
Location: 
Room IV

Student Animal Legal Defense Fund
Presents:
ANIMAL LAW WEEK
brought to you by:
The McCormick Companions' Fund

TUESDAY, MAY 11 • Room IV
"ANIMAL RIGHTS, REGISTRATION WRONGS?"
Professor Wayne A. Logan, Gary and Sallyn Pajcic Professor of Law, Florida State University
with commentary by Professor Lior Strahilevitz,

Faculty: 
Lior Strahilevitz

Animal Law Week: David Favre, "Animal Cruelty and the First Amendment: U.S. vs. Stevens"

Date: 
05.10.2010
Location: 
Room V

Student Animal Legal Defense Fund
Presents:
ANIMAL LAW WEEK
brought to you by:
The McCormick Companion Animal Fund

MONDAY, MAY 10 • Room V
"ANIMAL CRUELTY AND THE
FIRST AMENDMENT: U.S. V. STEVENS”
Professor David Favre, Michigan State University Law School

Summer Funding: Online Form

The Summer 2015 online form will be available April 20, 2015.