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Through the hosting of conferences, panels and seminars, the Center for Animal Law provides educational and networking platforms to facilitate the exchange of ideas among scholars in the field, attorneys, and the general public. Our panels have covered some of the most notable issues in animal law including state and federal animal welfare laws, factory farming, dog fighting, puppy mills, animals in entertainment and tort valuation of animals.
Nuestro Planeta Compartido: At the Intersection of Animal Law, the Environment, and Human Rights in Latin America, is now available online for free! Visit
here to register, watch, and receive up to 3 hours of CLE credit.
For more details about our history, please look at our Past Events PDF.
"The Game Changers" reception (thanks to the DePaul Animal Legal Defense Fund Student Chapter and the DePaul Entertainment and Sports Law Society)
Dr. Terry Mason, Chief Operating Officer of the Cook County Department of Public Health, provides opening comments before "The Game Changers"
"The Game Changers" reception
"The Game Changers" informative display (thanks to the DePaul Vincent G. Rinn Law Library)
"Animal Warriors" Reception
Animal Warriors: At the Intersection of Animal Law and Veterans Affairs
"Animal Warriors" Speakers (Cynthia Bathurst, Safe Humane Chicago; Marilyn Forbes Phillips, Duke University School of Law + Womble Bond Dickinson; Chris Berry, Animal Legal Defense Fund (ALDF))
Emily Winfield, DePaul University College of Law
Chris Berry, Animal Legal Defense Fund
Cynthia Bathurst, Safe Humane Chicago
Marilyn Forbes Phillips, Duke University School of Law + Womble Bond Dickinson
"The Game Changers" - Documentary Screening + Plant-Based Reception (January 29, 2020) and Animal Warriors: At the Intersection of Animal Law and Veterans Affairs (November 14, 2019)