Student organization event

Hard Science Background Preferred: How to Succeed in IP and Tech Law Without a Science Degree

Date: 
02.27.2014
Location: 
Room III

Law and Technology Society is hosting Michael Brody (Vice-Chair, IP Practice, Winston & Strawn and UC alumnus), Laura Beth Miller (Shareholder, Brinks, Gilson & Lione), Antony McShane (Partner, Neal Gerber Eisenberg), and Matthew Lovell (Partner, Kirkland & Ellis).The panelists (a patent litigator, an ITC litigator, an Internet, domain, and trademarks litigator, and patent licensing

1Ls & Global Law Firms: What to Ask, Know & Do NOW

Date: 
02.04.2014
Location: 
Room IV

Join attorneys from Shearman & Sterling and K&L Gates to learn about what it means to work for an international law firm. Organized by the Black Law Students Association. Generously sponsored by Shearman & Sterling and K&L Gates.

Chris Nybo '02 presents, "Running for Office: From UChicago Law to State Representative"

Date: 
02.12.2014
Location: 
Room IV

A former State Representative and Elmhurst Alderman, Chris Nybo is currently a candidate for the Illinois Senate.

Christina Hoff Sommers, "The War Against Boys"

Christina Hoff Sommers is an American author and former philosophy professor who is known for her critique of late 20th century feminism, and her writings about feminism in contemporary American culture.

William Gibbs on Concussions in Sports

Date: 
01.30.2014
Location: 
Room IV
Contact info (email or phone): 

brianahn@uchicago.edu

William Gibbs, an attorney at Corboy & Demetrio, will give a talk about the legal issues surrounding concussions in sports. Mr. Gibbs currently represents numerous retired NFL players and the Estate of former Chicago Bear Dave Duerson against the NFL in litigation stemming from concussions and CTE suffered by Duerson.

The School to Prison Pipeline in Chicago

Date: 
01.23.2014
Location: 
Room IV

This Diversity Month program features Jadine Chou, the Chief Safety and Security Officer for Chicago Public Schools speaking on the destructive results that come from the school-to-prison pipeline and what CPS is doing to combat it. The system disproportionately effects black males who are kicked out of school for misbehavior and end up engaging in criminal behavior.

Chicago Law Foundation Annual Public Interest Auction

Date: 
01.23.2014
Location: 
Green Lounge

Join CLF for our Annual Public Interest Auction! The auction will take place at 4:30pm in the Green Lounge.

Santiago Legarre, "An Argentine Perspective on the New Pope"

Santiago Legarre is Professor, Department of Law, at Universidad Católica Argentina. This talk was recorded on November 5, 2013, and sponsored by the St. Thomas More Society.

Student organization presenters: 
St. Thomas More Society

Law & Technology Society and ACS present "Cybersecurity and Cyberwar: What Everyone Needs to Know"

Date: 
02.05.2014
Location: 
Room II
Contact info (email or phone): 

Hannah Cook (hcook@uchicago.edu)

Come hear cyber-expert Dr. Allan Friedman talk about his forthcoming book Cybersecurity and Cyberwar. He'll dive into the most essential questions of how cyberspace works, how the threats to it work, and what we can do about them.

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