Student Events Podcast

Adam M. Roberts, "Working to Keep Wildlife in the Wild"

The University of Chicago Student Animal Legal Defense Fund proudly presents the 3rd Annual Animal Law Week, generously supported by The McCormick Companions' Fund.  On Monday, April 11th, Adam M. Roberts discusses lions, bears, and bushmeat in his presentation: "Working to Keep Wildlife in the Wild."  Mr.


59:41 minutes (54.65 MB)
Student organization presenters: 
Student Animal Legal Defense Fund

Paul Smith, "The Current Status of Litigation to Promote LGBT Rights"

Fresh from his oral argument before the Supreme Court in Schwarzenegger v. Entertainment Merchants Association (a First Amendment challenge to California's ban on the sale of "violent" video games to minors and the topic for the moot court competition in the fall), Mr. Smith will survey cases challenging the Defense of Marriage Act; Proposition 8; Don't Ask, Don't Tell; and more.


55:24 minutes (50.73 MB)
Student organization presenters: 
American Constitution Society
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OutLaw

BLSA, LLSA, and Outlaw present "Diversity in Large Law Firms"

This event was recorded on January 20, 2011 and was sponsored by the Black Law Students Association, Latino/Latina Law Students Association, and Outlaw, as well as by Kirkland & Ellis.

Speakers included:


54:17 minutes (49.7 MB)
Student organization presenters: 
Black Law Students Association
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Latino/a Law Students Association
Student organization presenters: 
OutLaw

Panel: "A Summer Abroad: Who, What, Where, and HOW?"

This student panel, sponsored by the International Law Society, APALSA, China Law Society, and the Office of Career Services, was recorded November 18, 2010.


43:16 minutes (39.62 MB)
Student organization presenters: 
Asian Pacific American Law Students Association
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China Law Society
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International Law Society

Sida Liu, "The Globalization of the Chinese Legal Services Market: Before and After the Financial Crisis"

Sida Liu, an expert on the state and reform of the Chinese legal system and professor at both Wisconsin-Madison and Shanghai JiaoTong University, presents on the growth and globalization of the Chinese legal market in the aftermath of the financial crisis.


63:40 minutes (58.29 MB)
Student organization presenters: 
China Law Society

BLSA presents "A Day in the Life of Corporate In-House Counsel"

Speakers included Jill Wolowitz, Jennifer Robbins, and David Susler. This talk was recorded on December 2, 2010, and was sponsored by the Black Law Students Association.


62:24 minutes (57.14 MB)
Student organization presenters: 
Black Law Students Association

ILS & LLSA present "How to Build an International Career"

In this talk, recorded on November 29th, 2010, the panelists discussed how they built a career in international law, both in business and in the pro bono community.


52:05 minutes (47.68 MB)
Student organization presenters: 
International Law Society
Student organization presenters: 
Latino/a Law Students Association

Paul Clement, "Theory and Structure in the Executive Branch"

Paul Clement is a Partner at King & Spalding and a former United States Solicitor General. This talk was recorded October 22, 2010, as the keynote address of the Legal Forum Symposium, "Governance and Power."


65:29 minutes (59.95 MB)
Student organization presenters: 
Legal Forum

Panel on Appellate Advocacy

This panel, which was recorded on October 21, 2010, was sponsored by the Dean of Students Office and the Moot Court Board.


50:17 minutes (46.04 MB)
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