Student organization event

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

 

Serial Dissected: Practitioners Discuss Adnan Syed's Controversial Case

Date: 
01.29.2015
Location: 
Room F

Serial, the popular podcast that investigated whether Adnan Sayed was wrongfully convicted of murder, has raised a host of controversial questions about Sayed's conviction. Did he do it? Were witnesses coerced? Did the State hide evidence? These questions are important not just for Sayed's case but also the criminal justice system.

Faculty: 
Tara Thompson
Faculty: 
David Owens

BLSA and FDLS Present: "Food Insecurity in Chicago"

Date: 
01.28.2015
Location: 
Room IV

BLSA and FDLS Present: "Food Insecurity in Chicago"
Steven McCullough, Vice President of Community Partnerships, The Greater Chicago Food Depository

Co-sponsored by the Office of the Dean of Students as part of Diversity Month

Kurt Lash, "Incorporation, Unenumerated Rights, and the 14th Amendment's Privileges and Immunities Clause"

One of the nation’s leading scholars of constitutional law, Professor Kurt T. Lash is honored as the newest recipient of the Guy Raymond Jones Chair in Law at the University of Illinois College of Law, where he directs the Program in Constitutional Theory, History, and Law. During the fall semester 2012, Professor Lash was a visiting professor of law at Northwestern University School of Law.

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