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Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Two major initiatives in China are gaining momentum inside and outside of the country.  Internally, China’s judiciary has been leading an “open judiciary” initiative, culminating in the establishment of the Guiding Cases System, in which judges are instructed to follow Guiding Cases (“GCs”), de facto binding cases, to achieve the goals...

Wednesday, February 22, 2017 - 12:00pm to 1:20pm
Graduate students, fellows, and faculty only, please. 

Whatever happened to comparative legal history? Once thought of as a counterweight to legal history’s most...

Tuesday, February 21, 2017 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm
First event in a new series, this is a workshop and conversation open to the public.
 
Cosponsored with the...
Monday, February 20, 2017 - 12:15pm to 1:20pm

Discussion of Anna Kirkland's recently-published "Vaccine Court: The Law and Politics of Injury." 
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Thursday, February 16, 2017 - 12:10pm to 1:20pm

Discussion of David Rudenstine's recently-published "The Age of Deference: The Supreme Court, National Security, and the Constitutional Order." 
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Monday, February 13, 2017 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm

LAPA's seminar format asks attendees to familiarize themselves with the paper in advance. The commentator opens the session by summarizing the main themes in the paper and presenting some topics for discussion. Paper copies of the seminar paper are generally available a week before the talk in 416A Robertson Hall during regular hours.

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Thursday, February 9, 2017 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm

First event in a new series, this is a workshop and conversation open to the public.

Sponsored by the Program in Law and Public Affairs

 

Thursday, December 8, 2016 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm

Please join us for a 2016 International Human Rights Day program.  UN Rapporteur for Extreme Poverty and Human Rights Philip G. Alston, the John...

Wednesday, December 7, 2016 - 12:00pm to 1:20pm
Graduate students, fellows, and faculty only, please. 
Each seminar features law-related papers or practice job talks presented by graduate students from many disciplines.
 
The Perils of Policy Prescription and the Unforeseen Consequences of Ban the Box Initiatives...
Tuesday, December 6, 2016 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm

This event is free and open to the public. A book sale and signing will follow the talk, along with a short reception.

THE FRAMERS’ COUP is a definitive account of the creation and ratification of the U.S. Constitution, told largely through the voices of the participants. Key figures include Alexander...

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