Student organization event

A Post-DOMA USA

Date: 
04.02.2014
Location: 
Room F
Contact info (email or phone): 

ingelhart@gmail.com

Outlaw invites you to join the Alexia Kortiz & Josh Kaye of the Paul Weiss LLP Windsor litigation team to discuss the freedoms, rights, and responsibilities of married same-sex couples after the June 2012 Supreme Court decision.

Outlaw, Law School Democrats, ACLU, ACS, Defenders, & Criminal Law Society present Scott Schoettes on HIV Criminalization

Date: 
04.01.2014
Location: 
Room V
Contact info (email or phone): 

ingelhart@uchicago.edu

Scott Schoettes, Senior Staff Attorney & HIV Project Director, of Lambda Legal will present on the topic of HIV criminalization. Mr.

Outlaw, Food Law Society, Law School Democrats, ACS, & ACLU present Congressman Michael Quigley on MSM Blood Donation Ban

Date: 
03.31.2014
Location: 
Room V
Contact info (email or phone): 

ingelhart@uchicago.edu

Congressman Michael Quigley is a graduate of the Harris School of Policy. He is the Congressman for Illinois's 5th District. Con. Quigley is outspoken against the FDA's ban against blood donation and will be at the law school to share his stance and answer questions from the audience.

Illinois Legal Aid Online Volunteer Training

Date: 
04.16.2014
Location: 
TBA
Contact info (email or phone): 

Viannie Bell, vbell@illinoislegalaid.org

Need volunteer hours? Want to make a difference in someone's life? Be a LiveHelp Operator! RSVP for Illinois Legal Aid Online's upcoming volunteer training on April 16 from 4 to 6 p.m. at the University of Chicago Law School!

Tara Smith, "The Practical Need for Legal Ideals"

Professor Smith's main interests concern the nature of values, virtues, and the requirements of objective law. She is currently writing a book on proper methodology in judicial review.

Careers in IP: Mark Leahy '89, Partner, Fenwick & West LLP

Date: 
04.02.2014
Location: 
Classroom IV

"Practicing Law in the Silicon Valley"
Mark Leahy '89
Partner, Fenwick & West

Gerald Walpin, "The Supreme Court vs. The Constitution"

A prominent New York attorney, Gerald Walpin was nominated to the post of Inspector General of the Corporation for National and Community Service by President George W. Bush, confirmed by the U.S. Senate and sworn into office on January 8, 2007.

Geof Stone & Robert Turner, "The NSA and The Constitution"

Professor Stone is the Edward H. Levi Distinguished Service Professor of Law. He received his J.D. from the University of Chicago in 1971, where he served as editor-in-chief of the Law Review. After serving as law clerk to Justice William J. Brennan, Jr. of the Supreme Court of the United States, he joined the faculty of the Law School in 1973.

Participating faculty: 
Geoffrey R. Stone

Randy Barnett, "Popular Sovereignty and Judicial Review"

Randy E. Barnett is the Carmack Waterhouse Professor of Legal Theory at the Georgetown University Law Center, where he directs the Georgetown Center for the Constitution and teaches constitutional law and contracts. After graduating from Northwestern University and Harvard Law School, he tried many felony cases as a prosecutor in the Cook County State's Attorney's Office in Chicago.

Participating faculty: 
William Baude

John Kunich, "Can Nuclear Fusion Solve Climate Change & Our Energy Addiction?"

John Kunich is a Professor at Charlotte School of Law, expert on Environmental and Biodiversity Law, and an environmentalist with free market solutions for problems ranging from climate change to biodiversity loss.

Participating faculty: 
Mark N. Templeton
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