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2023 Symposium Information

Surviving Intimate Partner Violence: How the Legal System Routinely Fails Survivors of Domestic Abuse.

This in-person symposium will feature research, papers, and community leaders who are experts in their field and committed to evaluating the shortcomings of our current legal system, as well as alternative approaches and reforms to better support domestic abuse survivors.

February 25, 9:30 – 5:00 Central Time
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Past Events

  • 2022: Sex as Crime: Addressing the Intersection of the Legal World and the Sex Industry
  • 2021: Confronting Violence Against Indigenous Women and Peoples
  • 2019: Race-ing Justice, En-Gendering Power: Black Lives Matter, #MeToo, and the Role of Intersectional Legal Analysis in the Twenty-First Century
  • 2018 Symposium: Rights and Protections of Transgender and Non-Binary Individuals in the U.S. Legal System
  • 2017 Symposium: Women in the Boardroom: The Social and Business Arguments that Challenge Executive Board Homogeneity.

Additional Information

If you have questions about the Wisconsin Journal of Law, Gender & Society’s Symposia contact Morgan Newcomb at