Faculty at External Events

Events attended by Law School faculty.

Richard Posner, "The Economics of Uncertainty: The Crisis of Capitalist Democracy"

Date: 
02.23.2012
Location: 
Sofitel Chicago Water Tower, 20 East Chestnut Street. Chicago, IL

The Chicago Council on Global Affairs presents Judge Posner on "The Economics of Uncertainty: The Crisis of Capitalist Democracy." From the CGA website:

Faculty: 
Richard A. Posner

Laura Weinrib, “Hague v. CIO and the Civil Liberties Consensus" at ABF/Illinois Legal History Seminar

Date: 
03.22.2012
Location: 
Woods Conference Room, ABF, 4th Floor, 750 N. Lake Shore Drive, Chicago

See http://www.americanbarfoundation.org/events/266 for details.

Faculty: 
Laura Weinrib

Ken Dam at Shadow Financial Regulatory Committee

Date: 
12.05.2011
Location: 
Washington, D.C.

The Shadow Financial Regulatory Committee (SFRC) is a group of publicly recognized independent experts on the financial services industry—including banking, insurance and securities—who meet regularly to study and critique regulatory policies affecting this sector of the economy.

Faculty: 
Kenneth W. Dam

Randy Picker at Chicago Humanities Festival: "Mansueto Library: The Best of Both Worlds"

Date: 
10.23.2011
Location: 
Mandel Hall, 1131 East 57th Street

As university libraries everywhere digitize their collections and move their books to off-site storage, the University of Chicago is bucking the trend with the construction of the new Joe and Rika Mansueto Library, which will house over 3.5 million volumes.

Faculty: 
Randal C. Picker

Mary Anne Case at Center for Study of Gender and Sexuality Sawyer Seminar

Date: 
10.21.2011
Location: 
5710 South Woodlawn Avenue, Room 107

The topic of the seminar is “Sexual Rights as Human Rights: Reproduction, Ritual, and the Reconstitution of Sexuality in the Human Rights Agenda.”

See http://event.uchicago.edu/maincampus/detail.php?guid=CAL-402882f8-32b07d... for details.

Faculty: 
Mary Anne Case

Tom Miles at USC

Date: 
11.11.2011
Location: 
USC Law Faculty Lounge - Room 433

See http://lawweb.usc.edu/centers/cslp/conferences/judicial/ for details.

Faculty: 
Thomas J. Miles

Reaching International Cooperation on Climate Change Mitigation

Date: 
12.21.2011 - 12.23.2011
Location: 
Tel Aviv University

As the world's greatest collective action problem, climate change is a daunting challenge. This conference brings together experts on climate change from a  variety of academic disciplines and from the majority of the countries that are key to the global solution, including the U.S., China, India, Brazil, as well as Europe.

Faculty: 
David A. Weisbach
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