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"Not Welcome": The Uneven Geographies of Housing Choice

Date: 
05.30.2017
Location: 
Ida Noyes Hall | 1212 East 59th Street
Contact info (email or phone): 

cprt@uchicago.edu

Co-sponsored by the Kreisman Initiative on Housing Law and Policy

The Liberty Justice Center presents: "An Illinois Constitution for the 21st Century"

Date: 
05.16.2017
Location: 
Room V
Contact info (email or phone): 

Erin Wellin ewellin@uchicago.edu

Illinois is a disaster, politically and economically. Too often, cronyism controls who wins and loses in both elections and the marketplace. Meanwhile, an ever-shrinking tax base is liable to pay ever-expanding government debt and pension liabilities.

Faculty: 
Richard A. Epstein

Face-to-Face with the Complexities of Criminal Justice: A Conversation with a Clemency Recipient Spared Life in Prison and the Man Who Prosecuted Him

Date: 
05.03.2017
Location: 
Room I
Contact info (email or phone): 

pramirez4@uchicago.edu 

THE ARTHUR O. KANE CENTER FOR CLINICAL LEGAL EDUCATION

and ACS,Defenders, and the Criminal Law Society present:

Faculty: 
Alison Siegler
Faculty: 
Judith P. Miller

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

“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.

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