2013 Virginia - Third ICLARS Conference
Supriyanto Abdi – Negotiating State Neutrality and Religious Freedom in Muslim-Majority Countries PhD Candidate, Asia Institute, University of Melbourne
Rodrigo Vitorino Souza Alves – Religion and Anti-Discrimination Norms in Brazil Faculty of Law, Federal University of Uberlândia
Itai Apter – Finding Pathways to Enforce Freedom of Religion Protections by the International Community Director, International Civil Affairs, Department of International Agreements and International Litigation, Israel Ministry of Justice
Barry W. Bussey – Does religion merit special protection in the law? V-P Legal Affairs, Canadian Council of Christian Charities
Yaron Catane – The Challenges of Israel's Chief Rabbinate – Legal, Religious and Cultural Aspects Legal Counsel, Chief Rabbinate - Hebrew University, Israel
Pieter Coertzen – Law and Religion in South Africa: Civil Marriages, Civil Unions, Partnerships, and Religions Professor, Retired
Perry Dane – Endorsement, Legal Reason, and the Misguided Quest for Reasonableness Professor, Rutgers University School of Law
Marc O. DeGirolami – (with Kevin C. Walsh) Judging Theory Associate Director, Center for Law and Religion, St. John's University
Carmen Domínguez Hidalgo – Religious Freedom and Nondiscrimination of New Suspect Categories in Latin America Professor of Civil Law and Director of the Family Center of the Pontificia Universidad Ctólica de Chile
Richard W. Garnett – Religious Freedom and the Nondiscrimination Norm Professor of Law, Notre Dame Law School
Jeffrey B. Hammond – Harmonizing the Two Kingdoms: For-Profit Businesses, the Theology of Work, and the Affordable Care Act’s Contraception Mandate Associate Professor of Law, Faulkner University, Thomas Goode Jones School of Law
Michael A. Helfand – Between Law and Religion: Procedural Challenges to Religious Arbitration Awards Associate Professor, Pepperdine University School of Law and Associate Director, Pepperdine University's Diane and Guilford Glazer Institute for Jewish Students
Merilin Kiviorg – Collective Religious Autonomy versus Individual Rights: A Challenge for the ECtHR Max Weber Fellow, European University Institute
Javier Martínez-Torrón – Institutional Religious Symbols, State Neutrality and Protection of Minorities Professor, Catedratico de Universidad, Universidad Compultense
James D. Nelson – Conscience, Incorporated Associate-in-Law, Columbia Law School
Enyinna Sodienye Nwauche – Minority Religious Organisations and Registration in Africa: A Constitutional Inquiry Department of Law, University of Botswana
James Oleske – “State Inaction,” Equal Protection, and Religious Exemptions to Same-Sex Marriage Laws James Oleske, Assistant Professor of Law, Lewis & Clark Law School
René Pahud de Mortanges – How Swiss Law Deals with Religious Minorities Full Professor at the Faculty of Law at the University of Fribourg
Megan Pearson – Of Gods and Gays: Proportionality and Sexual Orientation Discrimination PhD Candidate, London School of Economics
Mary Anne Plaatjies van Huffel – The quest to religious pluralism and treatment of religious minorities in post-apartheid South Africa Senior Lecturer, Stellenbosch University
Barak Richman Bartlett Professor of Law & Business Administration, Duke University
Micah Schwartzman – Religion as a Legal Proxy? Professor of Law, University of Virginia School of Law
Piotr Stanisz – The Status of Religious Organizations in Poland: Equal Rights and Differentiation Rev. Prof./the John Paul II Catholic University of Lublin
Hans-Martien ten Napel Institute for Public Law, Section of Constitutional and Administrative Law, Leiden University
María José Valero Estarellas – By The Sweat of Your Face You Shall Eat Bread’. State Neutrality, Religion and the Workplace in the Recent Case Law of the European Court of Human Rights Centro Universitario Villanueva, Complutense University Spain
Rebeca Vázquez Gómez – The Ban of Burqa: A Security Issue: The Example of Italy Law PhD, Independent Researcher, University of La Coruna
Nathan C. Walker – Unveiling Freedom: Bans on Teachers’ Religious Garb Reverend, Columbia University
Greg Walsh – Anti-Discrimination Legislation and the Appropriate Regulation of the Employment Decisions of Religious Schools Senior Lecturer, School of Law, the University of Notre Dame Australia
Free Williams – The Definition of Religion in American Courts: Religious Minorities and Conformist Pressures PhD Candidate, Department of Religious Studies, University of Virginia; Visiting Instructor, College of William & Mary