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The Corporate Lab Speaker Series Presents: Bill Brandt and Professor Baird on Lessons Learned from Law Firm Bankruptcies

Date: 
04.03.2013
Location: 
Room V

The Corporate Lab Speaker Series Presents: Bill Brandt from DSI and Professor Baird on Lessons Learned from Law Firm Bankruptcies. 

Faculty: 
David Zarfes
Faculty: 
Sean Z. Kramer

"Using Legal Procedures to Gain Political Access," by Lynette Chua, Assistant Professor, Faculty of Law, National University of Singapore

Date: 
04.10.2013
Location: 
Room I

Singapore’s Penal Code criminalizes sexual conduct between men. Professor Lynette Chua of the National University of Singapore Faculty of Law will talk about her study on how groups mobilize under authoritarian conditions, gain political access, and create a state-sanctioned political event that justified coverage by the state-controlled media.

Sheli Z. Rosenberg, "I Wish I Had Known Then What I Know Now: What Every Woman Lawyer Should Know"

Date: 
04.02.2013
Location: 
University of Chicago Law School, Room V

Sheli Z.Rosenberg, a member of Skadden’s Real Estate Group, joined the firm’s Chicago office in 2011. She has extensive, board-level corporate experience, in addition to her considerable knowledge of real estate law and the greater Chicago business community. She is listed as a leader in the real estate field in Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business.

Sharmili Majmudar, "The Violence Against Women Act: Looking Back and Looking Forward"

Date: 
03.06.2013
Location: 
Room I

Sharmili Majmudar is Executive Director, Rape Victims Advocates.

Clinic In Action

Date: 
02.26.2013
Location: 
Classroom I

The Exoneration Project presents "Convicting the Innocent: Addressing Wrongful Convictions in Cook County, Illinois"

Faculty: 
Tara Thompson
Faculty: 
David Owens

Bigelow Practical Writing Series: Lisa Palumbo

Date: 
02.21.2013
Location: 
Room II

Lisa Palumbo, supervisory attorney of the Immigration Project at the Legal Assistance Foundation (LAF), will lead an introduction to writing legal affidavits.  We will discuss balancing the needs for client voice and representation with the evidentiary requirements that such affidavits must satisfy.  The focus will be on affidavits in the immigration law context, though affidavit writ

Wine Mess

Date: 
02.15.2013
Location: 
Green Lounge

Please join the Law School for a Wine Mess this Friday in the Green Lounge.  The Law School thanks Winston & Strawn LLP for its generous support of this event. 

International Immersion Program Post-Trip Seminar

Date: 
02.14.2013
Location: 
Room IV

Students who went on the International Immersion Program trips to China and Vietnam in December 2012 will share their experiences with the Law School community.   

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