Academic conference

"The View From The Ground" Conference

Date: 
04.20.2007 - 04.21.2007

The View From The Ground: Issues and Inquiries Arising From Eight Square Blocks of Chicago's South Side.

Faculty: 
Craig B. Futterman

Conference: Business Ethics, Law, and History: From the Atlantic Slave Trade to Wall Street

Date: 
11.02.2007

The University of Chicago Law School presents

Business Ethics, Law, and History: From the Atlantic Slave Trade to Wall Street

November 2, 2007

University of Chicago Law School
1111 East 60th Street
Chicago, Illinois

9:00 – 10:30: The Business of Slavery – Human Property, Capitalism, and Ethics

Mandel Legal Aid Clinic 50th Anniversary Symposium

Date: 
02.23.2008

The Arthur Kane Center for Clinical Legal Education
at The University of Chicago Law School
presents:

Mandel Legal Aid Clinic’s 50th Anniversary Symposium
"Out of the Shadow: Clinical Legal Education"

Saturday, February 23, 2008
8:30am - 3:30pm
Weymouth Kirkland Auditorium
University of Chicago Law School

Faculty: 
Emily Buss
Faculty: 
Randal C. Picker
Faculty: 
Randolph N. Stone

Conference: Torture, Law, and War

Date: 
02.29.2008 - 03.01.2008

Torture, Law, and War:
What are the moral and legal boundaries on the use of coercion in interrogation?

a conference at
The University of Chicago Law School
February 29-March 1, 2008

Emotions and Institutions Conference

Date: 
05.09.2008 - 05.10.2008

The design of legal institutions is based on implicit and explicit assumptions about human behavior, for example assumptions about how people individually or collectively respond to new information, assess risks, or decide whom to trust or fear, about what motivates people to forgive or to seek vengeance, or about how to promote or discourage empathy.

Conference: Fault In Contract Law

Date: 
09.26.2008 - 09.27.2008

Organized by Omri Ben-Shahar, Frank and Bernice Greenberg Professor of Law, University of Chicago Law School, and Ariel Porat, Alain Poher Professor of Law, Tel-Aviv University.

Faculty: 
Omri Ben-Shahar
Faculty: 
Ariel Porat

Conference: "Speech, Privacy, and the Internet: The University and Beyond"

Date: 
11.21.2008 - 11.22.2008

Speech, Privacy, and the Internet:  The University and Beyond
November 21-22 (Fri & Sat)
Co-organizers:  Martha Nussbaum, Cass Sunstein

Keynote: Lawrence Lessig

Faculty: 
Martha Nussbaum

Conference: Slavery, Abolition, and Human Rights

Date: 
04.17.2009 - 04.18.2009

Please visit the conference website for further details.

Criminal Justice Roundtable

Date: 
05.01.2009 - 05.02.2009

Friday, May 1, 2009 


8:30 to 9:00 a.m. Breakfast

9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. Criminal Procedure, Constitutional and Administrative Law

Faculty: 
Richard H. McAdams
Faculty: 
Thomas J. Miles
Faculty: 
Jonathan Masur
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