Faculty at External Events

Events attended by Law School faculty.

Bernard Harcourt - The Illusion of Free Markets: Punishment & the Myth of Natural Order

Date: 
12.07.2010
Location: 
57th St. Books

It is widely believed today that the free market is the best mechanism ever invented to efficiently allocate resources in society. Just as fundamental as faith in the free market is the belief that government has a legitimate and competent role in policing and the punishment arena.

Teach-In on Marriage Equality Featuring Mary Anne Case

Date: 
12.05.2010
Location: 
Unity Temple, Unitarian Universalist Congregation, 875 Lake Street, Oak Park, Illinois

Americans For Democratic Action and the Unitarian Universalist Congregation present a teach-in on marriage equality featuring Professor Mary Anne Case. The teach-in will take place at Unity Temple, Unitarian Universalist Congregation, 875 Lake Street, Oak Park, Illinois, on Sunday December 5, 2010, 4:30-6:30pm.

Faculty: 
Mary Anne Case

Dean Schill Speaks to the Chicago Society about "The Mortgage Meltdown and Its Aftermath"

Date: 
12.07.2010
Location: 
Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP, 525 W. Monroe Street, 19th floor

Please join host Tasneem Goodman, AB'97, JD'02, and fellow alumni working in the field of Law, for a chance to network with other Chicago-area professionals and hear from the Dean of the University of Chicago Law School, Michael H. Schill, on "The Mortgage Meltdown and Its Aftermath: Homeownership, Mortgage Law and the Future of Housing Finance".

Faculty: 
Michael H. Schill

Eric Posner and David Weisbach on "Climate Change Justice" at Wheaton College

Date: 
12.07.2010
Location: 
Wheaton College, Wheaton, IL

Wheaton College’s geology and political science departments and the Exelon Corporation will present a lecture at 7 pm on December 7 titled “Climate Change Justice.”

Presenters on the topic will include two professors from the University of Chicago Law School, Eric Posner and David Weisbach.

Faculty: 
Eric Posner
Faculty: 
David A. Weisbach

Brian Leiter to Deliver Leon Green '15 Lecture in Jurisprudence at UTexasLaw

Date: 
03.25.2011
Location: 
University of Texas School of Law

On March 25, 2011, Brian Leiter, John P. Wilson Professor of Law, will deliver the Leon Green '15 Lecture in Jurisprudence at the University of Texas School of Law.

For details visit http://www.utexas.edu/law/magazine/2011/03/10/brian-leiter-leon-green-le...

Faculty: 
Brian Leiter

Martha Nussbaum to Receive Honorary Degree from Ecole Normale Superieure

Date: 
10.18.2010
Location: 
Paris, France

On October 18th, the Ecole Normale Superieure will confer the title of of Doctor Honoris Causa to Professor Martha Nussbaum.

Faculty: 
Martha Nussbaum

Dean Schill Addresses Homeownership Policy At Lawyers’ Committee for Better Housing 30th Anniversary Reception

Date: 
10.07.2010
Location: 
Sidley Austin, 1 S. Dearborn, Chicago

“Have We Oversold Homeownership?”

Faculty: 
Michael H. Schill

Constitutional Law Symposium Debating Strauss's Book

Date: 
04.02.2011
Location: 
Drake University Constitutional Law Center, Des Moines, IA

The Drake Constitutional Law Center will host the annual Constitutional Law Symposium on Saturday, April 2, 2011.

Faculty: 
David A. Strauss

Bernard Harcourt at "The Constitution in 2020: The Future of Criminal Justice"

Date: 
10.08.2010
Location: 
Florida State University College of Law, Tallahassee, FL

See http://www.law.fsu.edu/events/criminallawconference.html for details.