Clinics

Intl Human Rights Clinic Report: Stop U.S. Deportations To Haiti

Activists Say Haitian Deportations Need to Stop
Rebecca Savransky
The Miami Herald
February 19, 2015

Human rights groups held a news conference Thursday to discuss the report, Aftershocks: The Human Impact of U.S. Deportations to Post-Earthquake Haiti, which documents the experiences people with criminal records have after being deported to post-earthquake Haiti.

Human rights groups held a news conference Thursday to discuss the report, Aftershocks: The Human Impact of U.S. Deportations to Post-Earthquake Haiti, which documents the experiences people with criminal records have after being deported to post-earthquake Haiti.

Faculty: 
Brian Citro

Neil Stern and Seth McNary

Date: 
03.04.2015
Location: 
Room VI

Part of the Corporate Lab Speaker Series.

Faculty: 
David Zarfes
Faculty: 
David Finkelstein

Josh Leavitt on Contract Negotiations and Alternative Dispute Resolution

Date: 
02.25.2015
Location: 
Room VI

Josh Leavitt, a Principal at Much Shelist, advises his clients on a broad range of construction-law matters, including disputes, contracts, and counseling on industry risk. Co-chair of the construction practice, he has over 25 years of construction law experience, and is an elected Fellow of the American College of Construction Lawyers. On the disputes side, Mr.

Faculty: 
David Zarfes
Faculty: 
David Finkelstein

Kim Taylor on the Practice of Law as a Law Firm Partner and General Counsel

Date: 
02.17.2015
Location: 
Room VI

Kim Taylor joined the University in August 2014 as Vice President and General Counsel. In this role, she leads the legal team that advises and represents all units of the University.

Faculty: 
David Zarfes
Faculty: 
David Finkelstein

Tommy Dee on International Business Transactions and Corporate Social Responsibility

Date: 
02.11.2015
Location: 
Room VI

Tom is a seasoned business professional with a passion for social entrepreneurship, equity in academic education, mentorship and active leadership.

Faculty: 
David Zarfes
Faculty: 
David Finkelstein

Bill Ridgway on Cybersecurity / Data Protection

Date: 
01.28.2015
Location: 
Room VI

William Ridgway is an Assistant United States Attorney in Chicago, where he serves as Deputy Chief of the National Security and Cybercrimes Section. As a federal prosecutor, Mr. Ridgway has investigated and prosecuted cases involving terrorism, cybercrime, intellectual property theft, and fraud.

Faculty: 
David Zarfes
Faculty: 
David Finkelstein

Elizabeth Duquette on Legal Writing

Date: 
01.20.2015
Location: 
Room VI

Elizabeth S. Duquette teaches Advanced Legal Writing as well as Writing and Research in the US Legal System.  

Previously she has taught European Union law at the Law School, Northwestern University, and DePaul University; evidence at DePaul and Pepperdine-London; and American trial law at Johann Wolfgang Goethe-Universität-Frankfurt.

Faculty: 
David Zarfes
Faculty: 
David Finkelstein

Phil Bach on Reading Financial Statements

Date: 
12.02.2014
Location: 
Room VI

Phil has his own consulting firm, called Top Jar, LLC, where he conducts accounting engagements involving companies and government entities in a variety of industries and works with organizations to design, implement, and evaluate ethics and compliance programs, including anti-fraud controls.

Faculty: 
David Zarfes
Faculty: 
David Finkelstein

John Flavin on CIE

Date: 
11.13.2014
Location: 
Room VI

John Flavin, a Chicago entrepreneur with more than 20 years of experience in life sciences ventures, will discuss Chicago Innovation Exchange (CIE), the newly formed hub for multidisciplinary collaborations and support for business start-up activities at the University of Chicago. Mr. Flavin has been named executive director of CIE.

Faculty: 
David Zarfes
Faculty: 
David Finkelstein
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