News & Press
April
 
11
, 
2024

Brooks Institute Scholars Research Fellowship Awarded to Jessica Eisen

Jessica Eisen, Associate Professor, University of Alberta Faculty of Law, has been awarded a Brooks Institute Scholars Research Fellowship.  Eisen's current research project aims to elaborate a unified account of law's denial of animal subjectivity, identifying propertization as one part of a…
March
 
24
, 
2024

2024 National Animal Law Competitions

In March of 2024, law students from across the country participated in the 2024 National Animal Law Competitions at Harvard Law School, where they had the opportunity to develop knowledge in the field of animal law and to hone their written and oral advocacy skills by competing in Appellate Advocacy…
March
 
19
, 
2024

Introducing the 2023 Year-In-Review Compendiums

The Brooks Institute is excited to announce the release of a brand new annual resource from the Brooks Animal Law Digest. The 2023 United States and Canada Year-in-Review Compendiums offer a curated, comprehensive view of developments in animal law and policy over the past calendar year as covered…
October
 
13
, 
2023

Vermont Law School Offering Animal Advocacy Fellowships

The Vermont Law and Graduate School is offering fellowships to their Animal Law and Policy Institute for next year. Three fellowships will be offered through the Animal Law and Policy Institute at VLGS to support attorneys advancing animal legal protections. Darren Perron spoke with the school’s…
August
 
7
, 
2023

Brooks Institute Emerging Scholar Fellowships

Maggie Wang, Yale Law School and Amber Ward , Columbia Law School have been awarded Brooks Institute Emerging Scholar Fellowships for the 2023-2024 academic-year. The fellowship is administered by the Brooks Institute for Animal Rights Law and Policy. The fellowship for emerging animal law…
June
 
5
, 
2023

Brooks Institute Scholars Research Fellowship Awarded to Sarah Schindler

Sarah Schindler, Maxine Kurtz Faculty Research Scholar and Professor of Law at the University of Denver Sturm College of Law, has been awarded the Brooks Institute Scholars Research Fellowship.  The goal of the Scholars Research Fellowship is to support outstanding research that will advance the…