Student organization event

Adam M. Roberts, "Working to Keep Wildlife in the Wild"

The University of Chicago Student Animal Legal Defense Fund proudly presents the 3rd Annual Animal Law Week, generously supported by The McCormick Companions' Fund.  On Monday, April 11th, Adam M. Roberts discusses lions, bears, and bushmeat in his presentation: "Working to Keep Wildlife in the Wild."  Mr.


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Law Students for Reproductive Justice present "Reproductive Justice and Biotechnology in the Genomic Age"

Date: 
04.20.2011
Location: 
Room I

Law Students for Reproductive Justice is proud to present Northwestern University Professor Dorothy Roberts discussing Reproductive Justice and Biotechnology in the Genomic Age.

Criminal Law Society presents "Race, Poverty, Innocence & Death: Why Other States Will Follow Illinois in Abolishing Capital Punishment"

Date: 
05.03.2011
Location: 
Room III

Stephen B. Bright is president and senior counsel of the Southern Center for Human Rights and teaches at Yale Law School. He served as director of the Center from 1982 through 2005, and has been in his present position since the start of 2006. He has taught at Yale since 1993.

The Federalist Society presents Otis Award to Attorney General John Ashcroft

Date: 
04.13.2011
Location: 
The Courtroom

Former United States Senator and Attorney General John Ashcroft (class of 1967) will receive the 2011 Lee Liberman Otis Award for distinguished public service by an alumnus of The Law School. The award will be presented by Allyson Ho (class of 2000), a partner at Morgan Lewis and former Counsel to the Attorney General.

The Federalist Society presents Sherif Girgis: "What Is Marriage?"

Date: 
04.12.2011
Location: 
Room D

Sherif Girgis will discuss the controversial paper he recently co-authored with Robert George and Ryan Anderson. With extended Q&A.

Human Rights Law Society Presents: The Genesis of the 2005 Iraqi Constitution

Date: 
04.14.2011
Location: 
Room IV

Human Rights Law Society presents a lunch talk with Zaid Al-Ali, a former legal adviser to the Iraqi Constitutional Committee, on contentious drafting and issues involving the implementation of the 2005 Iraqi Constitution. 

"Humans For Sale-- and Redemption" (Part of Human Trafficking Series)

Date: 
04.11.2011
Location: 
Room I, The University of Chicago Law School

Ms. Reena Bajowala, an associate at Jenner & Block, kicks off the Law School's weeklong series on Human Trafficking.  She will provide an introduction and overview of the topic-- definitions, statutes, impact, etc., as well as share her personal and professional experiences and involvement in pro bono work in this area.

CrossTown Court Cup

Date: 
04.15.2011
Location: 
Moody Bible Institute Solheim Center Gym at 930 N. Well

Come join us for an evening of fun on Friday, April 15th, when UChicago dominates Northwestern in an intense game of basketball. Professor Epstein and Shannon Bartlett will play a game of knock-out against Northwestern faculty during halftime!

The IP Law Society Presents: "The Role of Technology Transaction Attorneys"

Date: 
04.12.2011
Location: 
Room I

Ian Edvalson, an alumnus of the Law School and now a partner at Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati's Palo Alto and San Diego offices, will be coming in to give an IP lunch talk on Tuesday, April 12th.

Animal Law Week: "Muzzling a Movement: The Effects of Anti-Terrorism Law on Animal Activism"

Date: 
04.15.2011
Location: 
Room III

The University of Chicago Student Animal Legal Defense Fund proudly presents the 3rd Annual Animal Law Week, generously supported by The McCormick Companions' Fund.  On Friday, April 15th, we welcome Dara Lovitz discussing the Animal Enterprise Terrorism Act (AETA) in: "Muzzling a Movement: The Effects of Anti-Terrorism Law on Animal Activism."  In her book by the same title, Ms.

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