Student organization event

Spirituality & the Study / Practice of Law

Date: 
05.05.2011
Location: 
Room IV

Christian Legal Society, Dalin Oaks Society, Jewish Law Student Association, and the Office of the Dean of Students present "Spirituality & the Study/ Practice of Law," a panel discussion featuring alumni: Kamran Memon, '02, Cliff Nellis, '00, Danny Nydegger, '06, and Dov Pinchot, '94.

BLSA Presents "Choose Your Path - Litigation vs. Transactional Practice"

This panel, recorded on April 7, 2011, was sponsored by the Black Law Students Association and featured four Paul Hastings attorneys. Prof. Randolph Stone was the moderator.


54:37 minutes (50 MB)
Student organization presenters: 
Black Law Students Association

The Criminal Law Society presents "Life as an FBI Agent"

Date: 
05.19.2011
Location: 
Law School Room I

Nikki Skovran from the Federal Bureau of Investigation will discuss life as an FBI agent, investigations, and how the bureau works with the US and States Attorneys offices.

Law, Inc. Presents Hot Topics in Tech Law Panel Discussion

Date: 
04.28.2011
Location: 
Room III

Law, Inc.
The Law & Business Society @ The University of Chicago

Presents

A PANEL DISCUSSION ON TECHNOLOGY AND THE LAW
April 28 @ Noon, the Law School Room III

Our panel will discuss HOT TOPICS IN TECHNOLOGY: LAW, POLICY AND INNOVATION

Faculty: 
Randal C. Picker

JLSA Presents Israeli Supreme Court Justice Salim Joubran

Date: 
05.02.2011
Location: 
Room III

Salim Joubran is the first Arab-Israeli to hold a permanent seat on Israel's Supreme Court. Join us for a lecture about contemporary issues facing Israel's judiciary, followed by Q&A. Kosher lunch provided.

JLSA thanks the Decalogue Society of Lawyers for its help in sponsoring this event.

OutLaw presents "A Conservative Defense of Same-Sex Marriage" with Prof. Dale Carpenter (JD '92)

Date: 
04.28.2011
Location: 
Room I

Alumnus Dale Carpenter (JD '92), Co-Founder of the Edmund Burke Society, former Editor-in-Chief of the University of Chicago Law Review, and currently Earl R. Larson Professor of Civil Rights and Civil Liberties Law at the University of Minnesota Law School, will be speaking about why conservatives should support the freedom to marry for same-sex couples.  Lunch will be provided.

The Law and Economics Society Presents: Judge Richard Posner

Date: 
04.20.2011
Location: 
Room II

The Honorable Judge Richard Posner has sat on the Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals since 1981 and taught at the Law School since 1969.  He is the author of dozens of books on topics as varied as aging, counter-terrorism, sex, the judiciary and, of course, Law and Economics. According to Fred Shapiro he is the most cited legal scholar of all time.

Faculty: 
Richard A. Posner

ACS and ACLU Present: Rachel Levinson on Academic Freedom and the First Amendment Since Garcetti v. Ceballos

Date: 
04.20.2011
Location: 
Room III

Is academic freedom protected by the First Amendment? Should it be? What are the cases telling us, and why do they suggest that any smart (public-sector) faculty member should refuse to serve on faculty committees and take any criticism of their university straight to the press?

ACS Presents – The Constitution in 2020: History and Originalism

Date: 
04.18.2011
Location: 
Room V

Professor Alison LaCroix and Professor Eric Slauter will discuss originalism as a methodology of constitutional interpretation and offer some historical critiques of it.

Faculty: 
Alison L. LaCroix
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