Student organization event

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.

Clark Neily, "Civil Forfeiture"

Clark Neily joined the Institute for Justice as a senior attorney in 2000. He litigates economic liberty, property rights, school choice, First Amendment, and other constitutional cases in both federal and state courts.

Participating faculty: 
Paul Crane

John Tamny, "Government Barriers to Economic Growth"

Government Barriers to Economic Growth: How Policy Error Gave Us the Great Depression, the 'Financial' Crisis, and Our Present Malaise

Participating faculty: 
Elizabeth Kregor

Real Talk: A Candid Conversation with Young Female Alumnae

Date: 
02.16.2015
Location: 
Room II
Contact info (email or phone): 

marlowsvatek@uchicago.edu

The Women's Mentoring Program will host a panel of young alumnae from the Class of 2013 and the Class of 2014 to discuss their experiences practicing law so far. The panelists are varied and include associates at firms, judicial clerks, public interest attorneys, and those who do not practice law. This event is free and open to the public, but seating may be limited.

Chicago Law Foundation Auction

Date: 
01.22.2015
Location: 
Green Lounge
Contact info (email or phone): 

Joel Kim

joelk@uchicago.edu

Join CLF for our Annual Public Interest Auction! 

Auction item highlights include a Caribbean cruise; gift certificates to dozens of restaurants, bars, and spas; an Aspen vacation home rental; tickets to the NBA All-Star Game; Cubs tickets; Bulls tickets (including a box); and various outings with all your favorite professors.

Law School Musical

Date: 
02.19.2015 - 02.20.2015
Location: 
The International House (1414 East 59th Street, Chicago, IL 60637)
Contact info (email or phone): 

ericajaffe@uchicago.edu

This event is open to the public. Tickets ($10) will be sold 2/16/14 - 2/19/14 in the Green Lounge.

"Immigration and Domestic Violence" with Trisha Teofilo Olave

Date: 
01.27.2015
Location: 
Room V
Contact info (email or phone): 

hklazar@uchicago.edu

Issues of domestic violence and immigration intersect in various ways, creating many legal problems and need for solutions. Join Trisha Teofilo Olave, Legal Supervisor at the National Immigrant Justice Center, for a discussion on these important topics. This is a Diversity Month event, sponsored by the Dean of Students Office.

Lunch from Cedar's will be provided.

ACS, ACLU, BLSA, APALSA - Will the Supreme Court make Disparate Impact Disappear?

Date: 
01.21.2015
Location: 
Room II

Panel discussion with John Relman of Relman, Dane & Colfax PLLC, Prof. Jeff Leslie, and Prof. Lee Fennell. The conversation will focus on the pending Supreme Court case, Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs v. The Inclusive Communities Project, Inc., regarding the disparate impact cause of action under the Fair Housing Act.

Faculty: 
Lee Fennell
Faculty: 
Jeff Leslie

DVP Presents: Summer Jobs in the Domestic Violence Field

Date: 
01.08.2015
Location: 
Room D
Contact info (email or phone): 

aevans16@uchicago.edu

Join The Domestic Violence Project for a student panel where current 2Ls and 3Ls will discuss their summer jobs working in domestic violence issues. They will answer questions about their job search and their experiences at the job. 

Lunch from Snail Thai will be provided.

This event is free and open to the public, but seating may be limited.

 

Innovating in the Law and Policy in the Developing World

Date: 
01.07.2015
Location: 
Room D

Professors Anup Malani and Tom Ginsburg will discuss their work in law and policy in the developing world in a panel moderated by Frank Schell, lecturer at the Harris School.

Lunch will be provided.

Faculty: 
Anup Malani
Faculty: 
Tom Ginsburg
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