Alumni event

The Clean Power Plan and Its Potential Impact on U.S. Energy Policy, Markets, and the Environment

Date: 
03.21.2016
Location: 
Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP, 1200 Seventeenth Street, NW, Washington, DC
Contact info (email or phone): 

Alexandria Schultz, AM'13
affinity@uchicago.edu
+1.773.702.2158

Join UChicago's Alumni Law Society and alumni experts from the UChicago Law School and Chicago Booth for an interdisciplinary discussion on regulating U.S. carbon emissions through the Clean Power Plan -- the biggest energy rule to date of this century.

Panel: Theory Meets Practice: Dynamic Changes in the Election Law Landscape

Panelists:

  • Don Harmon, JD’95, Illinois State Senator
  • Dan Johnson, JD’00, Progressive Public Affairs
  • Blake Sercye, JD'11, Associate, Jenner & Block
  • Nicholas Stephanopoulos, Assistant Professor of Law

Hosted by the University of Chicago Law School’s Regional Alumni Committee at Skadden Arps in Chicago. Recorded October 13, 2015.

Participating faculty: 
Nicholas Stephanopoulos

Why China Needs Chicago Law and Economics

Date: 
12.08.2015
Location: 
Latham & Watkins LLP, 18th Floor, One Exchange Square, 8 Connaught Place, Central, Hong Kong

Law and Booth alumni are invited to join Joseph Burton, MBA '11, for a lunchtime discussion on "Chicago" Law and Economics - and why it has the power to drive change in China. Mr. Burton is the Executive Director of the Coase-Sandor Institute for Law and Economics at the Law School. 

The State of Diversity and Inclusion in the Legal Profession, featuring Collette Brown '13

Date: 
11.11.2015
Location: 
Baker & McKenzie LLP, 815 Connecticut Avenue, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20006

 

Laura ​Weinrib, ​"Labor, ​Lochner, ​and ​the ​First ​Amendment"

Laura Weinrib, Assistant ​Professor ​of ​Law ​and ​Herbert ​and ​Marjorie ​Fried ​Teaching ​Scholar, is a 2003 graduate of Harvard Law School. She completed her PhD in history at Princeton University in 2011. In 2000, she received an AB in literature and an AM in comparative literature from Harvard University. After law school, Weinrib clerked for Judge Thomas L.

Participating faculty: 
Laura Weinrib

The Case of Pilsen: Kreisman Housing Breakfast Series

Date: 
10.23.2015
Location: 
The University of Chicago Gleacher Center, Room 304

 

The University of Chicago Law School cordially invites you to attend the upcoming Kreisman Housing Breakfast Series event:

Environment, Development, and Community: The Case of Pilsen

Featuring panelists:

Theory Meets Practice: Faculty & Practitioner Election Law Panel

Date: 
10.13.2015
Location: 
Skadden Arps,155 N. Wacker Drive Chicago, Illinois, 60606

Hosted by the University of Chicago Law School’s Regional Alumni Committee

 

Panelists:

  • Don Harmon, JD’95, Illinois State Senator
  • Dan Johnson, JD’00, Progressive Public Affairs
  • Blake Sercye, JD '11, Associate, Jenner & Block
  • Nicholas Stephanopoulos, Assistant Professor of Law

 

Registration: 5:30-6:00 pm

Alumni in Government Affairs Networking Breakfast

Date: 
09.25.2015
Location: 
UChicago Regional Offices, 1730 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Suite 275, Washington, DC 20006
Contact info (email or phone): 

Questions? Contact Ally Schultz, AM'13, at amschultz@uchicago.edu.

The University of Chicago presents an exclusive event for Chicago alumni working in government affairs. Please join us for a networking breakfast, hosted by Stan Pierre-Louis, JD'95. Light refreshments will be served.

Please RSVP here by September 22, 2015.

The Failure of Mandated Disclosure

Date: 
09.15.2015
Location: 
Mayer Brown LLP, 71 S. Wacker Drive, Chicago, IL 60606

Perhaps no kind of regulation is more common or less useful than mandated disclosure-requiring one party to a transaction to give the other information. It is the iTunes terms you assent to, the doctor's consent form you sign, the pile of papers you get with your mortgage.

Dallas–Ft. Worth Harper Lecture with Todd Henderson, JD’98

Date: 
10.25.2015
Location: 
Rosewood Mansion on Turtle Creek, 2821 Turtle Creek Boulevard, Dallas, TX
Contact info (email or phone): 

harperlectures@uchicago.edu or 773.702.7788

Corporate Personhood and Corporate Social Responsibility

In 2014, the five largest American corporations had revenues of $1.46 trillion, equal to the economic output of Canada. Corporations produce and sell almost everything we buy or interact with and increasingly mediate our social lives—yet the rules that govern them remain opaque and misunderstood.

Faculty: 
M. Todd Henderson
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