Faculty at External Events

Events attended by Law School faculty.

Tom Ginsburg in Delhi on Judicial Reputation: A Comparative Theory

Date: 
12.15.2015
Location: 
UChicago Center in Delhi
Contact info (email or phone): 

delhi@uchicago.edu

Please register here

Tom Ginsburg is the Leo Spitz Professor of International Law and Deputy Dean at the University of Chicago Law School. He is also the Hilde Wolf Research Scholar and a Professor of Political Science at the University. His work focusses on comparative and international law from an interdisciplinary perspective.

Faculty: 
Tom Ginsburg

Brian Leiter at Northern Illinois University: 'Why Tolerate Religion?'

Date: 
12.04.2015
Location: 
Northern Illinois University
Contact info (email or phone): 

(815) 753-1000

Brian Leiter, legal scholar and philosopher, will speak about religious toleration and religious claims of conscience at 1 p.m. Dec. 4 in Altgeld Hall, room 315, on the Northern Illinois University campus.

Faculty: 
Brian Leiter

Maria Woltjen: "Pioneers of the New Social Frontier - Grace and Edith Abbott: Two Sisters in Search of Justice"

Date: 
10.21.2015
Location: 
Chicago History Museum, 1601 North Clark Street
In recognition of the University’s 125th anniversary, SSA presents a discussion, readings, and film clips about the Abbott sisters: Grace and Edith Abbott, two of the most important figures in American social welfare practice and education. Grace Abbott was the chief of the U.S.
Faculty: 
Maria Woltjen

Mary Anne Case at Florida Intl University: Religion and the Law

Date: 
10.23.2015
Location: 
Florida International University College of Law

The full-day conference will examine issues impacting gender, Muslim stereotypes, and freedom of religion and expression.

Faculty: 
Mary Anne Case

Mary Anne Case in Debate: "Be It Resolved: Conflicts Between Civil Rights and Religious Liberties Can Be Addressed By Adopting Viable Compromise Solutions That Protect Both Values"

Luke Goodrich, '04, and Mary Anne Case, the Arnold I. Shure Professor of Law, debate.

Be it resolved: Conflicts between civil rights and religious liberties can be addressed by adopting viable compromise solutions that protect both values.

32nd Annual Jefferson B. Fordham Debate at the S. J. Quinney College of Law, University of Utah.

Mary Anne Case in Fordham Debate at S.J. Quinney College of Law

Date: 
10.07.2015
Location: 
S.J. Quinney College of Law, University of Utah
Contact info (email or phone): 

events@law.utah.edu

“Be it resolved: Conflicts between civil rights and religious liberties can be addressed by adopting viable compromise solutions that protect both values.”

Faculty: 
Mary Anne Case

Diane Wood at Roosevelt: “The Magna Carta and the Idea of Due Process”

Date: 
09.24.2015
Location: 
430 S. Michigan Ave, 2nd floor, Sullivan Room
Contact info (email or phone): 

swarner@roosevelt.edu

Roosevelt University will present a Constitution Day lecture, sponsored by the university's Montesquieu Forum, on “The Magna Carta and the Idea of Due Process” by Diane Wood, chief judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh District on Thursday, Sept. 24 at 4:30 p.m.

Faculty: 
Diane P. Wood

Dallas–Ft. Worth Harper Lecture with Todd Henderson, JD’98

Date: 
10.25.2015
Location: 
Rosewood Mansion on Turtle Creek, 2821 Turtle Creek Boulevard, Dallas, TX
Contact info (email or phone): 

harperlectures@uchicago.edu or 773.702.7788

Corporate Personhood and Corporate Social Responsibility

In 2014, the five largest American corporations had revenues of $1.46 trillion, equal to the economic output of Canada. Corporations produce and sell almost everything we buy or interact with and increasingly mediate our social lives—yet the rules that govern them remain opaque and misunderstood.

Faculty: 
M. Todd Henderson

Global Trade and Human Rights Among Emerging Powers

Date: 
05.18.2015
Location: 
5707 S. Woodlawn Ave.
Contact info (email or phone): 

politics@uchicago.edu

The last decade has seen a rapid increase in the number of major global economic players from the developing world. Having weathered the global economic crisis better than much of the West, these emerging economic powers continue to transform the dynamics of international trade, and economic politics. How are emerging markets positioning themselves within global markets?

Faculty: 
Brian Citro

Sustainable Investing and Environmental Markets: Opportunities in a New Asset Class

Date: 
06.02.2015
Location: 
Gleacher Center, 450 North Cityfront Plaza Drive
Contact info (email or phone): 

ewellin@uchicago.edu

The University of Chicago Law School proudly presents:

Dr. Richard L. Sandor
CEO, Environmental Financial Products, LLC
Aaron Director Lecturer in Law and Economics,
University of Chicago Law School

 for a presentation and discussion of Dr. Sandor's new book, 

Faculty: 
Richard L. Sandor
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