Customary & Religious Law Interest Group

Welcome to CARLIG, a new FCIL-SIS interest Group for the study of customary and religious law systems and the development of related legal resources. CARLIG is open to everyone, regardless of FCIL-SIS membership, and regardless of previous experience with customary or religious law systems. To join CARLIG, please contact the Chair of the interest group or join our Member Community on

For more information on CARLIG and its formation, please see: Susan Gualtier and Kelly Buchanan, “Tackling the Most Foreign of Foreign Laws:  The formation of the FCIL-SIS Customary and Religious Law Interest Group” 19 AALL Spectrum 8 (June 2015), at 22.