Student organization event

"Universal Jurisdiction as a Tool for Law-Fare" by Irit Kohn, President, International Association of Jewish Lawyers and Jurists

Date: 
04.25.2013
Location: 
Room V

The concept of Universal Jurisdiction as evidenced during the mid-20th Century Nuremberg Trials (in which an International Military Tribunal prosecuted Nazi crimes against humanity), gained many advocates during the 1990's, starting with the Pinochet case.

Abrams Env. Law Clinic, ACS and ELS Present: The Local Battle Against Climate Change

Date: 
04.09.2013
Location: 
Room I

The Abrams Environmental Law Clinic, American Constitution Society and the Environmental Law Society present a panel on local efforts to combat climate change: What can be done uniquely on a local level? What roles do the government, advocacy groups, and private corporations play? How do local efforts interact with state, federal, and global initiatives?

The Startup/Venture Capital Club and the Corporate Lab Speaker Series Present: Gabe Greenbaum, Peter Werner, and Max Eisenberg on Launching and Funding Startups

Date: 
04.10.2013
Location: 
Room D

The Startup/Venture Capital Club and the Corporate Lab Speaker Series Present: Gabe Greenbaum from New World Ventures, Peter Werner from Cooley, and Max Eisenberg from Sandbox on Launching and Funding Startups: Incubators, Accelerators, and Venture Capital 

Faculty: 
David Zarfes
Faculty: 
Sean Z. Kramer

Law and Technology Society and IP Law Society present Brett Frischmann, "Infrastructure: The Social Value of Shared Resources"

Date: 
04.01.2013
Location: 
Room IV

Infrastructure resources are the subject of many contentious public policy debates, including what to do about crumbling roads and bridges, whether and how to protect our natural environment, energy policy, even patent law reform, universal health care, network neutrality regulation and the future of the Internet. Prof.

OutLaw Presents: A Panel on United States v. Windsor

Date: 
04.05.2013
Location: 
Room II

As part of LGBTQ Week at the Law School, OutLaw presents a program on United States v.

Law Students for Reproductive Justice and the Domestic Violence Project Present: "Sex and Guilt and the Law"

Date: 
04.16.2013
Location: 
Room D

Contemporary rape law emerged from a culture that punished all sex outside marraige. For that reason, the conventional elements of the rape actually put the complainant on trial for having engaged in non-marital sex. Now that consensual non-marital sex has been decriminalized, how should the law define rape? Should we punish sex by fraud as well as sex by force?

International Law Society presents, "International Arbitration: Arbitrator Decision-making" with Edna Sussman

Date: 
04.03.2013
Location: 
Room IV

Edna Sussman practices full time as an arbitrator and mediator. She has handled well over 100 arbitrations under many arbitration rules both institutional and ad-hoc, and serves as a court and IMI certified mediator with similarly extensive experience.

Harvey C. Mansfeld, "A Critique of Legal Realism"

Professor Harvey Mansfield is the William R. Kenan, Jr. Professor of Government at Harvard University. He received his AB and his PhD from Harvard University and has taught at Harvard since 1962. Professor Mansfield is a preeminent scholar of political philosophy and government, having written on or translated works by Aristotle, Edmund Burke, Thomas Hobbes, and Alexis de Tocqueville.


63:06 minutes (57.78 MB)
Student organization presenters: 
Federalist Society
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