Upcoming Conferences


February 27, 2015

February 28, 2015

March 20, 2015

  • Mar 20
    Current Trends in Forensic Science - Experts Talk 8:00 AMLaw School 3041

    Criminal justice symposium co-sponsored by Duke Law Innocence Project and North Carolina Office of Indigent Defense Services. Featuring experts on selected forensic science topics. More details to come. For more information please contact Alexandra Schlight at Alexandra.Schlight@duke.edu.

  • Mar 20
    Can the Law Solve the Healthcare Crisis? Cutting Costs Through Restructuring, Regulation, and Innovation 9:30 AMSanford Rubenstein Hall

    This Conference addresses ways the law can help slow the rising cost of healthcare. It will consist of four panels: "Who is to blame?," "How can the ACA be improved?," "What further regulations should exist?," and "How can we further incentivize innovation?." Physicians, the CEO of Blue Cross Blue Shield of NC, and Professors from Duke Law, Fuqua School of Business, UNC Law, Berkeley Law and Brandeis will staff these panels. The keynote address will be given by Stuart Altman of Brandeis University. The Conference will culminate in an interview of author David Goldhill by Duke Law's Barak Richman. Sponsored by Duke Law and Economics Society and Duke Health Law Society. For more information, please contact Kyle Jaep at kyle.jaep@lawnet.duke.edu.

April 30, 2015

May 01, 2015

May 15, 2015

  • May 15
    Carolinas Legal Writing Colloquium 8:00 AMLaw School 3037

    The Carolinas Legal Writing Colloquium is a biennial meeting of legal research and writing professors from law schools in North and South Carolina and elsewhere. The program will address various topics of interest in teaching lawyering skills, providing academic support to students, and administering legal research and writing programs. Sponsored by LARW. For more information, please contact Jeremy Mullem at mullem@law.duke.edu.

May 20, 2015

May 21, 2015

May 22, 2015

May 23, 2015

May 27, 2015

May 28, 2015

October 15, 2015

  • Oct 15
    37th Annual Duke University Estate Planning Conference 2:50 PMLaw School 3041

    This two day conference consists of a series of lecture sessions designed to examine in detail current developments in the estate and gift tax field; strengthen the practitioner's knowledge and application of estate planning techniques to a multitude of diverse and complex problems; and to provide a forum for the discussion of important estate planning problems and their solutions. Sessions will be led by a group of conference faculty members comprised of estate planning professionals and legal scholars. Faculty members have been selected for their knowledge of the subjects, presentation skills, and ability to communicate.

November 20, 2015

November 21, 2015

Conference Highlights

Criminal Justice Policy Symposium
The first Criminal Justice Policy Symposium, sponsored by the Duke Center for Criminal Justice and Professional Responsibility and the Duke Law Innocence Project, was designed to raise awareness about current problems and propose solutions for the future. Panel discussions about policy changes with exonerees highlighted the event.

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