Student organization event

Stephen Ware, "Private-Sector Courts and Markets for Law: Libertarian Fantasy or Enduring Reality of Arbitration Law?"

Stephen Ware is the author of two books, nearly 40 law review articles and many other publications. His writings have been cited by the Supreme Court of the United States and in at least 28 other federal and state cases.

Student organization presenters: 
Federalist Society

Chief Justice Robert P. Young, "The Common Law"

Robert P. Young Jr. is the Chief Justice of the Michigan Supreme Court. He attended both Harvard College and Harvard Law School. He was first appointed to the Michigan Supreme Court in 1999, elected in 2000 and 2002, and again won reelection in 2010 for a term ending in 2019.

Student organization presenters: 
Black Law Students Association
Student organization presenters: 
Federalist Society

Making A Murderer with Dean Strang

Date: 
02.28.2017
Location: 
Room III
Contact info (email or phone): 

Jack Corfman (jcorfman@uchicago.edu)

Defenders and the ACLU Present:

Making a Murderer with Dean Strang

Combatting Violence Against Women in Pakistan, Featuring: Salman Sufi

Date: 
02.22.2017
Location: 
Room C
Contact info (email or phone): 

hafsahr@uchicago.edu

The Harris School's Global Affairs and Public Policy, Women in Public Policy, International Human Rights Clinic, International Law Society, and Domestic & Sexual Violence Project present "Combatting Violence Against Women in Pakistan", featuring: Salman Sufi, Director General, Strategic Reforms Unit, Punjab Pakistan Chief Minister's Office. 

When Rape Results in Parenthood

Date: 
02.23.2017
Location: 
Room V
Contact info (email or phone): 

Alison Frost, afrost@uchicago.edu

Domestic and Sexual Violence Project, If/When/How: Lawyering for Reproductive Justice, and Law Students for Life present:

When Rape Results in Parenthood, featuring Shauna Prewitt

Policing Sexual Assault & Domestic Violence

Date: 
02.20.2017
Location: 
Room III
Contact info (email or phone): 

Alison Frost (afrost@uchicago.edu)

Domestic and Sexual Violence Project, the Chicago Policing Seminar, and Law Women's Caucus present:

Policing Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence

This panel will feature:
-Detective Pam Childs, detective at Area Central Special Victims Unit
-Officer Nidia Rivera, domestic violence liason officer at the 003rd District Chicago Police Department

Free Speech and Fake News with Professor Lakier

Date: 
03.27.2017
Location: 
Room III
Contact info (email or phone): 

dansullivan@uchicago.edu

The tilte "Fake News" has grown from a description of unscrupulous and sourceless media to a bludgeon against legitimate press. How should regulators and scholars think about approaching news that is obviously false? Can these tools be crafted without endangering genuine press? Professor Lakier will address these issues and others.

Faculty: 
Genevieve Lakier

APALSA Presents: Networking Tips and Tricks with Kirkland & Ellis

Date: 
02.15.2017
Location: 
Room C

This event is free and open to the public, but seating may be limited. Boxed lunch from Catering Out the Box provided.

Third Party Funding in Arbitration and Dispute Financing

Date: 
02.14.2017
Location: 
Classroom B, The University of Chicago Law School
Contact info (email or phone): 

ils@uchicago.edu

The International Law Society 

presents

Third Party Funding in Arbitration and Dispute Financing

Featuring: Mr. Narghis Torres and Mr. Ashley C. Keller

TUESDAY, February 14

Room B | Medici Pizza Provided

Faculty: 
Michael L. Morkin

Unnecessary Imprisonment and the Need for Sentencing Reform

Date: 
02.16.2017
Location: 
Law School Room V
Contact info (email or phone): 

laelweinberger@uchicago.edu

The Christian Legal Society, the Federalist Society, the American Constitution Society, and Defenders are pleased to present Mr. Shon Hopwood, speaking on the subject, “Unnecessary Imprisonment and the Need for Sentencing Reform.” Professor Richard McAdams will provide commentary.

Faculty: 
Richard H. McAdams
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