Student organization event

Michele Goodwin, "Crow after Roe: The New Inequality Paradigms in Pregnancy"

Michele Goodwin, Chancellor's Professor of Law at UC-Irvine, will discuss the turn to policing women's reproduction through laws that criminalize "poor" maternal conduct during pregnancy.

Chicago Law Foundation Merchandise Sale

Date: 
02.18.2015
Location: 
Green Lounge
Contact info (email or phone): 

joelk@uchicago.edu

Come get some University of Chicago Law School merchandise! We have sweatshirts (including the classic maroon design), t-shirts, sweatpants, hats, and other goodies! Checks and cash preferred, credit cards accepted with a small fee. All proceeds go toward supporting students working in public interest.

LSRJ and CSGS present: Heather Booth, "JANE: A Fascinating Episode in the History of the University of Chicago's Role in the Struggle for Reproductive Rights"

Date: 
02.12.2015
Location: 
Room II
Contact info (email or phone): 

sefulop@uchicago.edu

Heather Booth will discuss the origins of JANE, a secret and illegal abortion service that she started while a student at the University of Chicago in 1965.

LSRJ, BLSA, and ACLU present Michele Goodwin, "Crow after Roe: The New Inequality Paradigms in Pregnancy"

Date: 
02.09.2015
Location: 
Room V

Michele Goodwin, Chancellor’s Professor of Law at the University of California-Irvine, will examine the turn to policing women's reproduction through laws that criminalize "poor" maternal conduct during pregnancy.  She will discuss the role of doctors in carrying out such political and law enforcement agendas, arguing that instantiating doctor

Debate: Topics in National Security and International Law

Date: 
02.09.2015
Location: 
Room I
Contact info (email or phone): 

ils@law.uchicago.edu

Come enjoy a spirited debate about various topics in National Security and International Law between Prof. Daniel Abebe, Professor of Law and Walter Mander Teaching Scholar, and Mr. Robert Helman, Lecturer in Law and Partner at Mayer Brown. Prof. Jonathan Masur will moderate. This debate will also serve as a brief preview of Mr.

Faculty: 
Daniel Abebe
Faculty: 
Robert A. Helman
Faculty: 
Jonathan Masur

Women in Academia: Professor Alison LaCroix, "Writing the History of American Law Between the Revolution and the Civil War"

Date: 
02.10.2015
Location: 
Room I

Please join the Law Women's Caucus in welcoming the next speaker in its Women in Academia series, Professor Alison LaCroix. Professor LaCroix's first book, The Ideological Origins of American Federalism, examined the history of federalism as an idea from the colonial era through the founding.

Faculty: 
Alison LaCroix

Michael Lotus, "America 3.0: Rebooting American Prosperity"

Michael J. Lotus is the author America 3.0: Rebooting American Prosperity in the 21st Century-Why America's Greatest Days Are Yet to Come, published by Encounter Books in June of 2013. Mike is an attorney in Chicago, practicing with the The Howard Law Firm LLC.

Panel: “Will the Supreme Court Make Disparate Impact Disappear?”

A panel discussion with John Relman, Jeff Leslie, Lee Fennell, and Tara Ramchandani

As part of the Law School's Diversity Month, the panelists discuss the pending Supreme Court Case, "Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs v. The Inclusive Communities Project."

Participating faculty: 
Jeff Leslie
Participating faculty: 
Lee Fennell

Panel: “Will the Supreme Court Make Disparate Impact Disappear?”

A panel discussion with John Relman, Jeff Leslie, Lee Fennell, and Tara Ramchandani

A panel discussion with John Relman, Jeff Leslie, Lee Fennell, and Tara Ramchandani

Advocating for Immigrants and Workers' Rights

Date: 
02.17.2015
Location: 
Room I
Contact info (email or phone): 

hklazar@uchicago.edu