Other events

LRAP Information Session

Date: 
05.07.2015
Location: 
Classroom II
Contact info (email or phone): 

lalvarez@uchicago.edu

Please join the Office of Admissions and Financial Aid for an information session regarding the LRAP program. This will be particularly beneficial for graduating 3Ls but all students are welcome to attend. Discussion will include information on the application process and common mistakes to avoid.

Filling the Gaps in the Protection of Cultural Heritage during Armed Conflict: The Paradigms of Syria and Iraq by Professor Patty Gerstenblith

Date: 
05.06.2015
Location: 
Room I
Contact info (email or phone): 

Aican Nguyen (773) 702-0184

A workshop associated with The Past for Sale: New Approaches to the Study of Archaeological Looting, a project of the Neubauer Collegium for Culture and Society. Co-sponsored by the University of Chicago Law School.

International Human Rights Clinic -- Introducing Clinical Professor Claudia Flores

Date: 
05.18.2015
Location: 
Classroom D
Contact info (email or phone): 

jleslie@uchicago.edu

Claudia Flores will direct the Law School's International Human Rights Clinic starting in fall 2015, joining Acting Associate Director Brian Citro.  Come meet Professor Flores and learn about future plans for the International Human Rights Clinic under her leadership.

Lunch will be provided.

Faculty: 
Jeff Leslie

Vacant or Vibrant?: The Uneven Geographies of Housing and Home

Date: 
05.11.2015
Location: 
Harris School, Room 289B
Contact info (email or phone): 

Marjorie Holme, mholme@uchicago.edu, 773-702-0220

The Kreisman Initiative on Housing Law and Policy and the Committee on Geographical Studies at the University of Chicago welcome you to join in a conversation about the unevenness of how ‘vibrancy’ is achieved and experienced across Chicago’s diverse neighborhoods.

Faculty: 
Lee Fennell

Lunch Talk | Matthew Prince '00, CloudFlare

Date: 
05.01.2015
Location: 
Classroom V
Contact info (email or phone): 

rsheehan@uchicago.edu
773-702-2694

Please join us for a pizza lunch and exciting conversation with Matthew Prince '00, co-founder and CEO of CloudFlare.

Film Screening: Breaking the History of Silence - The Women’s International War Crimes Tribunal on Japan’s Military Sexual Slavery

Date: 
04.28.2015
Location: 
Room III
Contact info (email or phone): 

Changho Kim ckim0609@uchicago.edu

The Women's International War Crimes Tribunal held in Tokyo, Japan from December 8th to 12th, 2000, was a Peoples' Tribunal set up to bring those responsible for Japan's military sexual violence, in particular the enslavement of "comfort women," to justice, and to end the ongoing cycle of impunity for wartime violence against women.

"Power versus Law": Chinese Administrative Law Reform after the Communist Party's Fourth Plenum by Neysun Mahboubi of University of Pennsylvania

Date: 
05.04.2015
Location: 
Room D
Contact info (email or phone): 

Aican Nguyen

773-702-0184

The historic focus on the topic of the “rule of law” at the Fourth Plenum of the CCP's 18th Party Congress underscored the degree to which basic, unresolved questions about China's legal system have come to the fore not only of societal aspirations but also of high-level policy debates.

2015 Summer Institute in Law and Economics

Date: 
07.06.2015 - 07.17.2015
Location: 
V
Contact info (email or phone): 

Marjorie Holme, 773-702-0220, mholme@uchicago.edu

Economic Analysis of Contracts and Commercial Law

Faculty: 
Eric Posner
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Randal C. Picker
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M. Todd Henderson
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Lee Fennell
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Omri Ben-Shahar
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Martha Nussbaum
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Richard A. Posner
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Richard I. Badger
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Saul Levmore

Collegiate Moot Court Invitational Tournament

Date: 
04.24.2015 - 04.25.2015
Location: 
Harper/Stuart

The University of Chicago Moot Court Team is excited to be hosting the inaugural National Invitational Tournament on behalf of the American Collegiate Moot Court Association.  Teams from across the country will be coming to Chicago to compete in one of the highest-caliber undergraduate moot court competitions in the nation and we w

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