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Not Welcome: The Uneven Geographies of Housing Choice

Date: 
05.01.2017
Location: 
University of Chicago Law School, 1111 E. 60th Street; Chicago, IL 60637; Classroom V
Contact info (email or phone): 

Norma R. de Yagcier:  ndeyagci@uchicago.edu

Kreisman Initiative on Housing Law and Policy, Law of the Land, the Public Interest Law Society, and the Black Law Students Association present:

 

NOT WELCOME:  The Uneven Geographies of Housing Choice

Faculty: 
Lee Fennell
Faculty: 
Jeff Leslie

Annual Emeritus Luncheon

Date: 
06.05.2017
Location: 
University Club of Chicago, 76 East Monroe Street, Chicago, IL 60603
Contact info (email or phone): 

Office of External Affairs: 773-834-4095

Are We In A Constitutional Crisis?
A Conversation about the Future of Democracy

There is no charge for this event. Complimentary valet parking provided.
Business or business casual attire required.

11:30 a.m.: Reception
12:00 noon: Lunch

Please RSVP here.

“Arab Constitutionalism – The Coming Revolution” with Zaid Al-Ali

Date: 
04.20.2017
Location: 
Room V
Contact info (email or phone): 

Aican Nguyen aican@uchicago.edu

Following the popular uprisings that swept across the region starting December 2010, ten Arab countries replaced, rewrote or reconsidered their constitutions, with some countries doing so several times in just a few years.  It was the largest concentration of constitutional negotiations anywhere in the world since the fall of the Berlin Wall.  Despite the revolutionary environment and

Edward Levi Distinguished Visiting Jurist: The Hon. Timothy Tymkovich

Date: 
04.18.2017
Location: 
Room V
Contact info (email or phone): 

Susan Staab sstaab@uchicago.edu

The Hon. Timothy Tymkovich will present "Judicial Independence From Jay to Roberts" at this lunch talk.

Faculty: 
Justin Driver

Giving Day Celebration

Date: 
02.23.2017
Location: 
Green Lounge
Contact info (email or phone): 

laurel.lindemann@uchicago.edu

Join the Law School’s Office of External Affairs in celebrating Giving Day, a University-wide effort to honor philanthropy with our alumni, students, and friends.

Stop by the Green Lounge for treats and to write a short note of thanks to the generous alumni who help to support your Law School education!

“Varieties of Independent Directors in Asia: Diversity Revealed” with Professor Daniel Puchniak of National University of Singapore Faculty of Law

Date: 
02.22.2017
Location: 
Room V
Contact info (email or phone): 

Aican Nguyen aican@uchicago.edu

At first blush, the rise of the independent director in Asia appears to be a straightforward example of a significant legal transplant from the United States to Asia. A few decades ago, independent directors, which are an American legal invention, were virtually non-existent in Asia.  Today, they are ubiquitous throughout Asia. 

JD/MBA Alumni Panel Discussion

Date: 
02.01.2017
Location: 
Room IV
Contact info (email or phone): 

robinross@uchicago.edu

Dan Dickinson, JD/MBA '87, Managing Partner, HCI Equity Partners, Steve Koch, JD/MBA '82, Deputy Mayor, City of Chicago, and Cary Kochman, JD/MBA '90, Head of North American M&A, Citibank

Faculty: 
Douglas G. Baird

Sustainable Development: Concepts and Strategies with Professor Klaus Mathis

Date: 
02.03.2017
Location: 
Room III
Contact info (email or phone): 

Ndjuoh "Joe" MehChu ndjuoh@uchicago.edu 

The lecture starts by introducing the concept of sustainable development. Subsequently the reciprocal relationship between economic growth and environmental protection will be discussed. In particular, the question whether economic growth damages the environment or whether it is more or less the prerequisite for environmental protection will be examined.

The Hon. John L. Kane Presents: The Problem of Quantitative Reasoning

Date: 
02.02.2017
Location: 
Room V
Contact info (email or phone): 

Susan Staab (sstaab@uchicago.edu)

Judge John L. Kane has been a United States District Judge since 1977, and became a Senior United States District Judge in 1988.  He received his B.A. in English Literature from the University of Colorado (Boulder) in 1958 and his law degree from the University of Denver in 1961.  He received an honorary LL.D.

Faculty: 
Daniel Abebe
Faculty: 
Alison Siegler

Negotiation of M&A Stock Purchase Agreement

Date: 
01.24.2017
Location: 
Room V

On January 24, 2017, the Corporate Lab hosted a Mock Negotiation led by three partners from Nixon Peabody of a model stock purchase agreement of a privately-held corporation. David Bronner, who specializes in mergers & acquisitions and corporate counseling, acted as a moderator and struck a balance between student involvement and a spirited negotiation.

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