Northwestern University Law School hosted and the Conference on Empirical Legal Studies (CELS) November 4th and 5th in Chicago. For observations concerning the conference see Dave Hoffman’s November 15, 2011 post on the Concurring Opinions blog.
The papers presented at CELS 2011 are also available via the Legal Scholarship Network (LSN) CELS 2011 6th Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies online proceedings.
CELS 2012, is scheduled for November 9-10, 2012, at Stanford Law School.
Hat tip to the ELS Blog.