Event Calendar

Saturday, February 28, 2015

Monday, March 2, 2015

  • Mar 2 The Crossroads of the Legal Profession 12:30 PMLaw School 4055

    Please join the Women Law Student's Association for a panel discussing the realities of balancing thriving legal professions with satisfying personal lives and how it is possible for men and women to have both. Our panelists will share with you tips for striking the perfect balance between work and life commitments! Sponsored by WLSA. For more information, please contact Rachel Ofori at Rachel.Ofori@duke.edu.

  • Mar 2 DBA Finance Committee Meetings 12:30 PMLaw School 4040

    The DBA Finance Committee meets to approve funding requests from DBA-sponsored organizations. If you would like to request funding, please fill out the form at: http://tinyurl.com/dukelawdbafunding and send a representative to the meeting at least two weeks prior to your event. Sponsored by DBA. Please contact Alex Waldrop at alexander.waldrop@lawnet.duke.edu with questions.

  • Mar 2 Life as a Big Law Associate: Washington DC 12:30 PMLaw School 3043

    ALSA is inviting our alumni working in Washington DC to come speak about their experiences working in "big law" as an Asian American lawyer. This event is part of a three-part series, with other panel events focusing on alumni from California and New York. Sponsored by ALSA. For more information, please contact Bob Zhao at bob.zhao@duke.edu.

  • Mar 2 Introduction to Oral Advocacy: A Primer for the 1L Hardt Cup Competition 12:30 PMLaw School 3037

    The Moot Court Board provides oral advocacy training sessions to prepare all 1L students for the oral argumentation portion of their LARW courses. The format of presentation, strategies for handling questions, and tips on speaking style will be discussed. Details of the Hardt Cup Moot Court Competition will be offered at this time. Lunch will be provided. Sponsored by the Moot Court Board. For more information, please contact Chantalle Carles at chantalle.carles@duke.edu.

  • Mar 2 Faculty Workshop 12:30 PMLaw School 4042

    For more information, please contact Gladys Bethea at gladys.bethea@law.duke.edu.

  • Mar 2 Coffee & Conversation: Professor Katherine T. Bartlett 5:15 PMLaw School 4044

    Please join WLSA and Professor Bartlett for a roundtable conversation of women and the law. This event is capped at 15; please RSVP to attend. Coffee and cupcakes will be served. Sponsored by WLSA. For more information, please contact Chantalle Carles at chantalle.carles@duke.edu.

  • Mar 2 2014-15 Health Policy Lecture Series: "The Future of Healthcare Reform & Obamacare" 6:00 PMTrent Semans Center for Health Education - Great Hall

    Please join us for the 2014.2015 Health Policy Lecture Series! The Duke University Hospital Office of Graduate Medical Education has partnered with the Duke Clinical Research Institute, The Kenan Institute for Ethics, Sanford School of Public Policy, Duke University School of Medicine and Duke University School of Law to offer the 2014-2015 Health Policy lecture series. This series is intended to promote exposure to timely and critical health policy topics and promote interactions and collaboration among students and faculty across Duke University schools. All students, faculty and trainees are invited to participate. Panel Members: Jonathan Oberlander, PhDProfessor and Vice Chair of Social Medicine and Health Policy & Management at the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill; Bill Gradison, MBA, DCSFuqua Adjunct Faculty, Former US Congressmen,Member of Medicare Payment Advisory Committee; Glen Bolger, Co-Founder, Public Opinion StrategiesPollster, Republican party. Moderated by: Mac McCorkle, JD, Associate Professor of the Practice of Public Policy and Director of Graduate Studies, Master of Public Policy Program.HEALTHCARE INFORMATICS April 1st 2015 6pm - 8pm More information coming soon!

  • Mar 2 Alumni and Admitted Student Reception - NYC 6:00 PMSee description

    Please join Dean David F. Levi and your fellow alumni at a reception to welcome prospective students recently admitted to Duke Law School. This gathering is an opportunity for you to visit with current and future students, fellow alumni, and key members of the Duke Law community. This event will take place at Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP, 425 Lexington Ave., New York, NY 10017. Learn more and RSVP by February 23, 2015. https://www.squadup.com/events/alumniadmitted-student-reception-nyc.

Tuesday, March 3, 2015

  • Mar 3 Class Gift Information Table 12:00 PMLaw School Star Commons

    Stop by the Class Gift Committee table in Star Commons this afternoon to learn more about the Class Gift, our kickoff event and how you can make your meaningful contribution to this campaign. Sponsored by the 2015 Class Gift Committee. For more information, please contact Kate Shivar at kate.shivar@law.duke.edu.

  • Mar 3 DLJ Note-on Meeting 12:30 PMLaw School 3000

    Come learn about DLJ's Note-on process! Questions are welcome. Sponsored by DLJ. For more information, please contact Ryan Weiss at rtw9@duke.edu.

  • Mar 3 A Panel Discussion on Duke's Exchange Programs 12:30 PMLaw School 4047

    The International Law Society invites students to a panel discussion on fall study abroad opportunities and experiences with Director of Overseas Programs Tonya Jacobs and some students returning to Duke from a range of our exchange partner institutions. Sponsored by DBA and the Office for International Studies. For more information, contact Bryan O'Brien at bpo7@duke.edu.

  • Mar 3 CANCELED: Governing Faculty Meeting 12:30 PMLaw School 4042

    Sponsored by the Office of the Dean. For more information, please contact Frances Conrad at conrad@law.duke.edu.

  • Mar 3 Speaker Series - Let's Talk about Race 12:30 PMLaw School 3041

    Collaborative event between OUTLaw, BLSA, and Christian Legal Society to allow students to voice their opinions about current events and important matters of the day through guided open panel discussion led by Professor Trina Jones. Sponsored by Outlaw, BLSA and CLS. For more information, please contact Seth Pearson at seth.pearson@lawnet.duke.edu.

  • Mar 3 Environmental Practitioners Panel 12:30 PMLaw School 4045

    Please join us for a panel discussion about careers in environmental, energy, and resource law. The speakers will share their experiences working in the government, private firms and non-profit organizations. Following the panel discussion there will be an opportunity for students to meet with the attorneys and ask questions. Lunch will be provided. Sponsored by the Environmental Law Society and DBA. For more information, please contact Allison Carmody at ajc67@duke.edu.

  • Mar 3 The Importance of Good Lawyering: The Honorable Beverly Martin of the Eleventh Circuit 12:30 PMLaw School 4055

    The Honorable Beverly Martin of the Eleventh Circuit will be speaking on the importance of good lawyering to all those interested in attending. The presentation will run for approximately 20 minutes, providing ample time for student questions and discussion. Sponsored by Professor Joseph Blocher. For more information, please contact Professor Blocher at blocher@law.duke.edu. Lunch will be provided.

  • Mar 3 Practicing and Teaching Law in Japan and elsewhere: A Conversation with Colin Jones, Doshisha University Law School 12:30 PMLaw School 4000

    Please join the JD-LLM Program for a conversation with Colin Jones '93, a visiting professor of Law at Duke, for a conversation about living and practicing law in Japan: first as associate and counsel at some of the largest U.S. law firms in New York, Tokyo and Hong Kong and, later, as academic. Mr. Jones teaches at Doshisha University Law School in Kyoto and had a fascinating legal career, which took him from New York to Hong Kong, Tokyo and Guam. He will discuss his career-path, day-to-day work in private practice and how and why he made the transition to teaching. Sponsored by the JD-LLM Program in International and Comparative Studies. Lunch will be provided. For more information, please contact Oleg Kobelev at kobelev@law.duke.edu.

  • Mar 3 Twiggs-Beskind Mock Trial Tournament Final 7:15 PMLaw School 4049

    Come watch some of Duke Law's finest mock trial advocates compete in the final round of this years Twiggs-Beskind Cup. The Honorable James Dever, Chief Judge of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of North Carolina, will preside. Sponsored by Mock Trial. For more information, please contact Daniel Benson at ddbenson@gmail.com.

Wednesday, March 4, 2015

  • Mar 4 PILF Merchandise Sale 9:00 AMLaw School Star Commons

    Come get your Duke Law gear before you head off for spring break! We are only taking credit cards and debit cards this sale. No cash or flex. Sponsored by PILF. For more information, please contact Kendra Simon at kendra.simon@duke.edu.

  • Mar 4 Class Gift Information Table 12:00 PMLaw School Star Commons

    Stop by the Class Gift Committee table in Star Commons this afternoon to learn more about the Class Gift, our kickoff event and how you can make your meaningful contribution to this campaign. Sponsored by the 2015 Class Gift Committee. For more information, please contact Kate Shivar at kate.shivar@law.duke.edu.

  • Mar 4 John Hope Franklin Centenary Lecture 12:30 PMLaw School 3041

    Writing in the Washington Post after the 2009 death of Dr. John Hope Franklin, Walter Dellinger, the Douglas B. Maggs Professor Emeritus of Law, said Franklin wrote, taught, and lived the story of race in America. To mark the centenary of Franklin's birth, Dellinger and William Leuchtenburg, the William Rand Kenan Jr. Professor Emeritus of History at the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill will reflect upon the course that the three of them taught at Duke Law for seven years, as well as Franklin's influence and insights. Considered one of the greatest American historians and remembered for his landmark book, From Slavery to Freedom: A History of African Americans among other works, Franklin was the James B. Duke Professor of History. A bag lunch is available on a first-come, first-serve basis. Seating is limited. Co-sponsored by the Office of the Dean and the John Hope Franklin Centenary Committee. For more information, please contact Sandie MacLachlan at sandie.maclachlan@law.duke.edu.

  • Mar 4 Duke vs. Wake Forest Basketball Game Watch - Denver, CO 5:00 PMSee description

    Join Duke Law alumni and friends in the Denver, CO to watch the Duke Men's basketball game against Wake Forest. This is a great time to reconnect with friends, or to network with fellow alumni in the Denver area. At the home of Jillian Ciocchetti and Corey Ciocchetti L'02, Westminster, CO. Learn more and register here: https://www.squadup.com/events/denver-basketball-gamewatch. Questions? Contact Corey Ciocchetti at coreyciocchetti@gmail.com.

  • Mar 4 DBA Mentor/Mentee Wednesday 5:30 PMLaw School Star Commons

    DBA Mentors and Mentees are invited to come celebrate the halfway point of the spring semester. Food and drinks provided! Sponsored by DBA. For more information, please contact Benjamin Unger at benjamin.unger@duke.edu

Thursday, March 5, 2015

  • Mar 5 CANCELED: Faculty Tech Talks 12:30 PMLaw School 4042

    Faculty, please join us for regular Tech Talks given by members of Academic Technologies, the Law Library and others. Each week's topic will be announced in advance. Lunch will be available for those who RSVP to the weekly invitation. The presentation will generally last about a half hour, with a following optional question-and-answer period until no later than 1:30pm. Sponsored by Academic Technologies. For more information, please contact Wayne Miller at wayne.miller@law.duke.edu.

  • Mar 5 Exit Loan Counseling Session 12:30 PMLaw School 3041

    The Duke Student Loan Office will conduct a group exit loan counseling session for all federal student loan borrowers that are graduating at the end of Spring 2015 semester. During this session, borrowers will receive a detailed listing of their loans, information regarding repayment options available and helpful tips for managing their loan debt. Registration is required for this group session. Further instructions and a registration link will be provided at a later date. Sponsored by the Office of Admissions and Financial Aid. For more information, please contact Lena Garrett at garrett@law.duke.edu.

  • Mar 5 CANCELED: The First African American Women at Duke Law 12:30 PMLaw School 3041

    WLSA, BLSA, Duke Law and History Society, and the Duke Center on Law, Race and Politics invite you to join us as we welcome some of the first Black female graduates of Duke Law. The event will be focused these women's stories: what motivated them to come to Duke Law, how they overcame the unique challenges of being among the first Black women at the law school, and how graduating from Duke Law affected their careers. Sponsored by Duke Bar Association and the Duke Center on Law, Race and Politics. For more information, please contact Rebecca Cooper at rebecca.cooper@duke.edu.

  • Mar 5 The Double Standard: Are Economic Rights Treated Differently? 12:30 PMLaw School 3043

    Steve Simpson, the Director of Legal Studies at the Ayn Rand Institute, and Prof. Jedediah Purdy of Duke will debate the nature and enforcement of economic rights by the Supreme Court following the New Deal. There will be an opportunity for a question and answer period following the presentation. Lunch will be provided. Sponsored by the Federalist Society. For more information, please contact Brian Underwood at brian.underwood@duke.edu.

  • Mar 5 LLM Alumni Panel II: Tips on Preparing for the Bar Exam 12:30 PMLaw School 4047

    Join LLM alumni who successfully took and passed the New York Bar for their top 10 tips on preparing for the Bar Exam. They will answer your questions such as: 1) Should I take a commercial review course? 2) Is it worth studying for the course locally? 3) How should I pace my study? 4) Which test center should I choose? 5) Which hotel to book and when to book it? 6) What to expect during the exam? And many more! Sponsored by International Studies. For information, contact Oleg Kobelev kobelev@law.duke.edu

  • Mar 5 Introduction to Oral Advocacy: A Primer for the 1L Hardt Cup Competition 12:30 PMLaw School 3037

    The Moot Court Board provides oral advocacy training sessions to prepare all 1L students for the oral argumentation portion of their LARW courses. The format of presentation, strategies for handling questions, and tips on speaking style will be discussed. Details of the Hardt Cup Moot Court Competition will be offered at this time. Lunch will be provided. Sponsored by the Moot Court Board. For more information, please contact Chantalle Carles at chantalle.carles@duke.edu.

  • Mar 5 WLSA Roundtable Discussion 4:45 PMLaw School 4172

    Join us for a discussion on what the workplace should look like for women. Snacks will be served. Sponsored by WLSA. For more information, please contact Jyoti Jindal at jyoti.jindal@duke.edu.

  • Mar 5 Brewery Law 5:00 PMLaw School 4047

    Do you like beer? Are you somewhat interested in the Law? Join the Law and Entrepreneurship Society for a conversation on law, entrepreneurship, and craft beer. Our esteemed panel will feature Sean Wilson, Chief Executive Optimist of Fullsteam Brewery, Stuart Arnold, Founder of Fortnight Brewing Company, and Sumit Vohra, CEO/Chief Drinking Officer of Lonerider Brewing Company. Professor Jeff Ward will moderate and Duke Law students will get the chance to learn about entrepreneurs who thrive in a highly regulated industry. Sponsored by the Law & Entrepreneurship Society. For more information, please contact Charles Bowyer at charles.bowyer@lawnet.duke.edu.

Friday, March 6, 2015

  • Mar 6 Laws that Learn: Adaptive Regulation of Pharmaceuticals 1:00 PMLaw School 4055

    Professor Ken Oye (MIT) and Professor Arti Rai (Duke) will discuss the challenges and opportunities in shifting the way the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA), and its counterparts around the world, regulate pharmaceutical products. Can and should we move from a one-time decision to approve a drug in general, to a sequential process of partial approvals with continued monitoring and learning over time? How can our regulatory systems incorporate continued learning, as new technologies and their impacts emerge? This event is one in the series of "Laws that Learn" speakers. Co-sponsored by the Center for Innovation Policy at Duke Law, the Rethinking Regulation program at the Kenan Institute for Ethics, and the Nicholas Institute for Environmental Policy Solutions at Duke. Lunch will be provided. If you plan to attend, please R.S.V.P. to Amber Diaz Pearson at amber.diaz@duke.edu. For additional information, please contact Professor Jonathan Wiener at 919-613-7054.

Saturday, March 7, 2015

  • Mar 7 NC Wills Project - Document Training 9:00 AMLaw School 4047

    Prof. Curt Twiddy will train students on the completion of Wills and related documents. Students will then participate in Wills preparation for low-income NC residents. Preparation will take place on Monday, March 9 at the Pembroke office of Legal Aid NC and on Tuesday and Wednesday, March 10 and 11 in Lee and Moore County. Sponsored by PIPB. If interested in participating, please email burrucker@law.duke.edu.

  • Mar 7 Basketball Watch Event (Duke v. UNC) - San Francisco, CA 5:30 PMSee description

    Join the Duke Law Club of Northern California at the San Francisco Twin Peaks Home of Adam Mishcon L'90 to cheer on the Duke Men's Basketball Team as they take on our archrival, the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. This is a great opportunity to get to know some of the 500+ Duke Law Alumni and other Duke University Alumni-Attorneys who live or practice in the Bay Area in a more casual and fun atmosphere. Adam (Host) and Steven (Co-Chair) will provide hot wings and beer. You are welcome, but certainly not required, to bring a drink or favorite snack food for yourself or to share with the group. Sponsored by the Duke Law Club of Northern California. For more information, please contact alumni_office@law.duke.edu.

Monday, March 9, 2015

  • Mar 9 Spring Break 8:00 AMSee description

    Spring Break: Monday, March 9th through Friday, March 13th. Classes are not in session during this time.

  • Mar 9 Faculty Workshop 12:30 PMLaw School 4042

    Sponsored by the Office of the Dean. For more information, please contact Gladys Bethea at gladys.bethea@law.duke.edu.

Tuesday, March 10, 2015

  • Mar 10 Spring Break 8:00 AMSee description

    Spring Break: Monday, March 9th through Friday, March 13th. Classes are not in session during this time.

  • Mar 10 Alumni Gathering Honoring Manuel Sager L'85 - Bern, Switzerland 5:30 PMSee description

    Please join alumni and friends to celebrate the return of Manuel Sager to Bern, Switzerland as Director DEZA. This event is hosted and sponsored by Manuel Frick L'95. For more details please contact Manuel Frick at frick@swisslegal.ch.

Wednesday, March 11, 2015

  • Mar 11 Spring Break 8:00 AMSee description

    Spring Break: Monday, March 9th through Friday, March 13th. Classes are not in session during this time.

Thursday, March 12, 2015

  • Mar 12 Spring Break 8:00 AMSee description

    Spring Break: Monday, March 9th through Friday, March 13th. Classes are not in session during this time.

Friday, March 13, 2015

  • Mar 13 Spring Break 8:00 AMSee description

    Spring Break: Monday, March 9th through Friday, March 13th. Classes are not in session during this time.

  • Mar 13 We The People High School State Competition 8:00 AMLaw School 3041

    Duke Law School hosts the 2014-2015 North Carolina We the People high school state finals competition. For more information on We the People Programs and the Center for Civic Education, please visit their website at http://civiced.org/programs/wtp. Questions concerning the event may be directed to Professor Neil Siegel at siegel@law.duke.edu.

Monday, March 16, 2015

  • Mar 16 Faculty Workshop 12:30 PMLaw School 4042

    For more information, please contact Gladys Bethea at gladys.bethea@law.duke.edu.

  • Mar 16 DBA Finance Committee Meetings 12:30 PMLaw School 4040

    The DBA Finance Committee meets to approve funding requests from DBA-sponsored organizations. If you would like to request funding, please fill out the form at: http://tinyurl.com/dukelawdbafunding and send a representative to the meeting at least two weeks prior to your event. Sponsored by DBA. Please contact Alex Waldrop at alexander.waldrop@lawnet.duke.edu with questions.

  • Mar 16 WLSA Executive Board Elections 12:30 PMLaw School 4047

    Members of the Women Law Students Association are invited to attend elections for the 2015-2016 Executive Board. WLSA's Executive Board heads up the organization and plans all of WLSA's events. WLSA Executive Board positions and descriptions of those positions can be found at : http://sites.duke.edu/wlsa/constitution/. Sponsored by WLSA. For more information please contact Katie Karges at kjk23@duke.edu.

  • Mar 16 Practicing Sports Law within the Law Firm 12:30 PMLaw School 4000

    Please join the Sports & Entertainment society for a discussion on what it is like practicing sports law within the context of a large law firm. Sean Alford and Zach Kleiman (Duke Law '13) of Proskauer Rose will discuss their paths that led them to become sports attorneys within one of the largest sports firms in the world, and what their practice entails. Sponsored by the Sports & Entertainment Law Society. For more information, please contact Jacob Unger at jdu4@duke.edu.

  • Mar 16 Free Community College: A+ or F? 12:30 PMLaw School 3037

    Sponsored by American Constitution Society for Law and Policy. For more information, please contact Spencer Hughes at hughes.spen@gmail.com.

  • Mar 16 Foreign Student & Scholar Tax Preparation Training and Certification 5:30 PMLaw School 4044

    Students will be certified to prepare Foreign Student & Scholar federal and state income tax returns. Participants will then volunteer a minimum of three of the four Saturday tax preparation sessions at I-House. Sponsored by PIPB. For more information, please contact Kim Burrucker at burrucker@law.duke.edu.

Tuesday, March 17, 2015

  • Mar 17 Starting Smart: Strategies for a Successful First Week on the Job 12:30 PMLaw School 3043

    Succeeding as a summer intern or associate may often require skills outside of those learned within the classroom. Join our panelists as they discuss their careers and share their own experiences and tips on being a successful summer associate or first year associate. Lunch will be served. Sponsored by the Women Law Students Association. For more information please contact Melany Cruz Burgos at melany.cruz.burgos@duke.edu.

  • Mar 17 Exit Loan Counseling Session 12:30 PMLaw School 3041

    The Duke University Student Loan Office will conduct a group exit loan counseling session for all federal student loan borrowers that are graduating at the end of the Spring 2015 semester. During this session, borrowers will receive a detailed listing of their loans, information regarding repayment options available and helpful tips for managing their loan debt. Registration is required for this group session. Further instructions and a registration link will be provided at a later date. Sponsored by the Office of Admissions and Financial Aid. For more information, please contact Lena Garrett at garrett@law.duke.edu.

  • Mar 17 The Future of Guantanamo Bay 12:30 PMLaw School 4047

    Professor Madeline Morris and Steven Engel, former Deputy Assistant Attorney General, will discuss current legal topics related to, and their expectations about the future of, Guantanamo Bay Cuba. Lunch from Old Havana Sandwich shop will be provided. Sponsored by the Federalist Society. For more information, please contact Michael Adamson at mba6@duke.edu.

  • Mar 17 BLSA General Body Meeting 12:30 PMLaw School 4000

    Please join BLSA for our annual Election lunch. Candidates for the 2015-2016 Executive Board will make presentations before voting takes place. Sponsored by BLSA. For more information, please contact Sophia Carter at sophia.carter@duke.edu.

  • Mar 17 CICL Lecture: The Social Foundations of World Trade 12:30 PMLaw School 3037

    Sungjoon Cho, Professor of Law at IIT Chicago-Kent Law , will give a lecture titled after his recently published book "The Social Foundations of World Trade: Norms, Community and Constitution." A book signing will follow. This lecture is sponsored by the Center for International and Comparative Law. Lunch will be served. For more information, please contact Ali Prince at ali.prince@law.duke.edu.

Wednesday, March 18, 2015

  • Mar 18 Breakfast with the Dean 9:30 AMLaw School 2014

    The Office of Student Affairs is pleased to announce a wonderful opportunity to have breakfast with the Dean. This is an excellent opportunity to have some one-on-one time with the Dean to talk about your Law School experience. Unfortunately, seating is limited. If you would like to attend, please RSVP to Dean Belk at belk@law.duke.edu no later than Monday, March 16 at 5pm. Sponsored by the Office of Student Affairs.

  • Mar 18 Info Session NY Bar: LL.M. Certificate of Attendance Form 12:30 PMLaw School 4047

    The NY State Board of Law Examiners requires that every graduating LLM student planning to sit for the New York Bar fill out the LLM Certificate of Attendance Form. We will hold a mandatory Information Session for all LLM students planning to sit for the bar exam to show you how to fill out the form correctly and answer your questions. Please make sure to bring a printed copy of your class schedule for the fall and spring semesters and a printed copy of the form, which can be download at http://www.nybarexam.org/Docs/LLMCertificateofAttendanceForm.pdf. We encourage you to review the form ahead of time. Sponsored by International Studies. For more information, contact Oleg Kobelev at kobelev@law.duke.edu.

  • Mar 18 Is the Rational Basis Test Unconstitutional? 12:30 PMLaw School 3037

    Professor Darrell Miller and Clark Neily from the Institute for Justice join the Federalist Society for a debate on whether the widely-applied and Court-endorsed rational basis test contravenes the Constitution. Sponsored by the Federalist Society. For more information, please contact Mariana Estevez at mariana.estevez@duke.edu.

  • Mar 18 CANCELED: Governing Faculty Meeting 12:30 PMLaw School 4042

    Sponsored by the Office of the Dean. For more information, please contact Frances Conrad at conrad@law.duke.edu.

  • Mar 18 Advanced Skills Session: Oral Advocacy Skills 12:30 PMLaw School 3041

    Hosted by the Moot Court Board, this event is an advanced appellate advocacy skills session for the 1Ls participating in the Hardt Cup. With the Hardt Cup one week away, those students interested in how to argue convincingly should attend. During this meeting the Hardt Cup Coordinators will talk more about the Hardt Cup, both how it works and the skills those arguing should need. This will be especially helpful for those that have no previous oral advocacy experience. Sponsored by the Duke Law Moot Court Board. If you have any questions, please email the Hardt Cup Coordinators at hardtcup2015@gmail.com.

  • Mar 18 AHLA Health Care Law Networking Reception 5:30 PMSee description

    The American Health Lawyers Association (AHLA) is a national organization that connects healthcare attorneys, law students, and other professionals throughout the United States. AHLA is hosting a health care law networking reception at the Carolina Club on the UNC campus, and the Duke Law Health Law Society (HLS) would like to invite you to join us! Speakers representing three different areas of health law practice: government, law firms, and in-house counsel, will offer words of wisdom and lessons learned during their careers in health law. Whether you are a law student exploring different options, a non-law student looking for ideas, or a practicing attorney new to health law, you will find this discussion of interest. Come learn more about AHLA, hear about hot topics in health law, and connect with AHLA members and leaders. Sponsored by AHLA. For more information, please contact Dani Glazer at dani.glazer@duke.edu.

Thursday, March 19, 2015

  • Mar 19 Law and Market Strategy with Professor John M. de Figueiredo 12:30 PMLaw School 3037

    Interested in using your law degree in the business world? Please join Professor John M. de Figueiredo and the Law and Economics Society as we discuss the pivotal role of law in the markets. Lunch will be provided. Sponsored by the Duke Law and Economics Society. For more information, please contact Risha Asokan at risha.asokan@duke.edu.

  • Mar 19 A Soldier Speaks 12:30 PMLaw School 3041

    A presentation by a leading legal practitioner of the Israeli Defense Forces. For security reasons, this event is open exclusively to Duke Law students and faculty. You will need to present your Duke Law ID card to attend. Lunch will be provided. Sponsored by the Federalist Society. For more information, please contact Michael Adamson at mba6@duke.edu.

  • Mar 19 Governing Faculty Meeting 12:30 PMLaw School 4047

    Sponsored by the Office of the Dean. For more information, please contact Frances Conrad at conrad@law.duke.edu.

  • Mar 19 CANCELED: Faculty Tech Talks 12:30 PMLaw School 4042

    Faculty, please join us for regular Tech Talks given by members of Academic Technologies, the Law Library and others. Each week's topic will be announced in advance. Lunch will be available for those who RSVP to the weekly invitation. The presentation will generally last about a half hour, with a following optional question-and-answer period until no later than 1:30pm. Sponsored by Academic Technologies. For more information, please contact Wayne Miller at wayne.miller@law.duke.edu.

  • Mar 19 Hardt Cup Judge Training 12:30 PMLaw School 4045

    All Moot Court board members are required to judge a certain number of rounds during the 1L Hardt Cup tournament. Thus, all Moot Court members are required to attend one training session, which will explain the judging rubric and score sheet. Board members may attend either one of the offered training sessions. Sponsored by Duke Law Moot Court. If you have any questions, please e-mail hardtcup2015@gmail.com

Friday, March 20, 2015

  • Mar 20 Anti-Corruption and International Economic Law Roundtable 8:00 AMLaw School 3000

    This roundtable is sponsored by the Center for International & Comparative Law. By invite only. For more information, please contact Ali Prince at ali.prince@law.duke.edu.

  • 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.

Monday, March 23, 2015

  • Mar 23 Life as a Big Law Associate: New York 12:30 PMLaw School 3037

    ALSA is inviting our alumni working in New York to come speak about their experiences working in "big law" as an Asian American lawyer. This event is the second installment of a three-part series, with other panel events focusing on alumni from California and Washington DC. Sponsored by ALSA. For more information, please contact Bob Zhao at bob.zhao@duke.edu.

  • Mar 23 Religious Conviction in the Public Square 12:30 PMLaw School 3043

    What role should religious conviction play in the public square? How should religious conviction affect the decisions of public officers, citizens, and voters? Join Professor Kathryn Bradley, Duke Divinity School Professor Paul Griffiths, and Elon Law Professor Scott Gaylord for a panel discussion. Professor H. Jefferson Powell will be moderating. Sponsored by the Christian Legal Society. For more information contact Dexter Pearce at dexter.pearce@lawnet.duke.edu.

  • Mar 23 Faculty Workshop 12:30 PMLaw School 4042

    For more information, please contact Gladys Bethea at gladys.bethea@law.duke.edu.

  • Mar 23 Careers in Entrepreneurship: Using a Law Degree Outside of a Law Firm 12:30 PMLaw School 4047

    Join the Law & Entrepreneurship Society for an informative discussion with Duke Law alumni who have leveraged their law degrees into in-house positions with start-ups or larger technology companies, as well as those who have started companies or pursued careers using their legal training more indirectly. Confirmed speakers to be announced at a later date. Lunch will be served. Sponsored by the Law and Entrepreneurship Society. For more information, contact L&E Society President Adam Berkland at adam.berkland@lawnet.duke.edu.

  • Mar 23 DBA Finance Committee Meetings 12:30 PMLaw School 4040

    The DBA Finance Committee meets to approve funding requests from DBA-sponsored organizations. If you would like to request funding, please fill out the form at: http://tinyurl.com/dukelawdbafunding and send a representative to the meeting at least two weeks prior to your event. Sponsored by DBA. Please contact Alex Waldrop at alexander.waldrop@lawnet.duke.edu with questions.

Tuesday, March 24, 2015

  • Mar 24 1Ls: Course Selection & Targeted Career Planning: Government/Public Interest 9:30 AMLaw School 4047

    Join Professor Foster and Dean Boswell for a detailed discussion on how to build academic and professional experiences that support a career in public interest or government. Jointly sponsored by the Office of Student Affairs and the Career & Professional Development Center, this session is part of the Professional Development Series for the Class of 2017. For more information, contact Alan Dickinson at dickinson@law.duke.edu.

  • Mar 24 Hardt Cup Judge Training 12:30 PMLaw School 4045

    All Moot Court board members are required to judge a certain number of rounds during the 1L Hardt Cup tournament. Thus, all Moot Court members are required to attend one training session, which will explain the judging rubric and score sheet. Board members may attend either one of the offered training sessions. Sponsored by Duke Law Moot Court. If you have any questions, please e-mail hardtcup2015@gmail.com.

  • Mar 24 Zephyr Teachout discusses her book, "Corruption in America: From Benjamin Franklin's Snuff Box to Citizens United" 12:30 PMLaw School 3041

    In observance of National Library Week, we welcome Duke Law alum and author Zephyr Teachout '99 to speak about her new book "Corruption in America: From Ben Franklin's Snuff Box to Citizen's United." Copies of her book will be available for sale after the event. Lunch will be provided - first come, first served. Co-sponsored by the Goodson Law Library, the American Constitution Society, and the Program in Public Law. For more information please contact Sarah Holsapple at sarah.holsapple@law.duke.edu.

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

  • Mar 25 Conversation with Justice Newby 12:30 PMLaw School 4045

    An informal conversation with Justice Newby about his perspective on law, life, and Christianity. Sponsored by the Christian Law Society. For more information, please contact Kendra Simon at kendra.simon@duke.edu.

  • Mar 25 LLM Alumni Panel II: 10 Tips on Preparing for the Bar 12:30 PMLaw School 4047

    Join three LLM alumni who successfully took and passed the New York Bar for their top 10 tips on preparing for the Bar Exam. They will answer your questions such as: 1) Should I take a commercial review course? 2) Is it worth studying for the course locally? 3) How should I pace my study? 4) Which test center should I choose? 5) Which hotel to book and when to book it? 6) What to expect during the exam? And many more! Sponsored by the Career & Professional Development Center and the Office of International Studies. For information, contact Oleg Kobelev at kobelev@law.duke.edu.

  • Mar 25 Governing Faculty Meeting 12:30 PMLaw School 4042

    Sponsored by the Office of the Dean. For more information, please contact Frances Conrad at conrad@law.duke.edu.

Thursday, March 26, 2015

  • Mar 26 Faculty Tech Talks 12:30 PMLaw School 4042

    Faculty, please join us for regular Tech Talks given by members of Academic Technologies, the Law Library and others. Each week's topic will be announced in advance. Lunch will be available for those who RSVP to the weekly invitation. The presentation will generally last about a half hour, with a following optional question-and-answer period until no later than 1:30pm. Sponsored by Academic Technologies. For more information, please contact Wayne Miller at wayne.miller@law.duke.edu.

  • Mar 26 "Griswold" at 50: Reproductive Justice, Past and Present 12:30 PMLaw School 3041

    Details to follow. Sponsored by ACS. For more information, please contact Ana Apostoleris at ama64@duke.edu.

  • Mar 26 2L Summer Success: A Hiring Chair's Insights About the Offer Process 12:30 PMLaw School 3043

    Elizabeth A. Price, Alston & Bird, LLP's Professional Personnel Partner and an expert on the hiring, development, evaluation and training of attorneys, will speak candidly with members of the Class of 2017 concerning those indicators which most often catapult law students to the front of offer line and/or unwittingly sabotage their future success. Sponsored by the Career & Professional Development Center. For more information, contact Alan Dickinson at dickinson@law.duke.edu.

Friday, March 27, 2015

  • Mar 27 Admitted Students Open House 8:00 AMSee description

    For more information, contact the Office of Admissions.

  • Mar 27 Alumni Dinner at the German-American Lawyers Association Conference - Frankfurt, Germany 9:00 AMSee description

    The German-American Lawyers Association (DAJV) has invited Duke Law School to be the featured U.S. law school at its Annual Practice Group Conference. All Duke Law alumni are invited to a reception and dinner, where Duke Law¿s Professor Ralf Michaels will be the dinner speaker. We hope that you will be able to join us at the Institute for Law and Finance at the House of Finance of Goethe University in Frankfurt. More information coming soon.

Saturday, March 28, 2015

Monday, March 30, 2015

  • Mar 30 Life as an Associate in a Big Law Firm 12:30 PMLaw School 3043

    Join associates from Milbank, Tweed, Hadley, & McCloy to learn about working at a Big Law firm. The format of the discussion will be Q&A, and students can submit questions in advance to dukelawbls@gmail.com. Lunch will be served. Sponsored by Milbank and the Business Law Society. For more information, please contact Dorothy Jenke at dorothy.jenke@duke.edu.

  • Mar 30 Faculty Workshop 12:30 PMLaw School 4042

    For more information, please contact Gladys Bethea at gladys.bethea@law.duke.edu.

  • Mar 30 DBA Finance Committee Meetings 12:30 PMLaw School 4040

    The DBA Finance Committee meets to approve funding requests from DBA-sponsored organizations. If you would like to request funding, please fill out the form at: http://tinyurl.com/dukelawdbafunding and send a representative to the meeting at least two weeks prior to your event. Sponsored by DBA. Please contact Alex Waldrop at alexander.waldrop@lawnet.duke.edu with questions.

  • Mar 30 A Tale of Two Detainees: Defending the Accused and the U.S. Constitution in the Military Commissions of Guantanamo 12:30 PMLaw School 3037

    Renowned advocate and scholar Lt Col David Frakt, an Air Force JAG officer and highly regarded expert on military commissions, will speak about his representation of detainees Mohammed Jawad and Ali Hamza al Bahlul. In 2009 in the Jawad case, Frakt became the only person to win the pretrial dismissal of military commission charges and win the release of a military commission defendant through habeas corpus, while bringing international attention to the abuse of a juvenile detainee. In 2008, Mr. al Bahlul famously boycotted his trial and is the sole prisoner at Guantanamo serving a sentence from a military commission during the Bush presidency. Together these cases provide a fascinating look inside the military commissions and the unique attorney-client relationships between American military officers and accused enemy combatants. Sponsored by National Security Law Society. For more information, please contact Danny Beaulieu at DPB14@duke.edu.

  • Mar 30 JD-LLM Careers in International Law: Practicing International Arbitration and Dispute Resolution 12:30 PMLaw School 4047

    Please join Ryan Mellske JD-LLM '09 for a wide-ranging conversation about international arbitration, foreign investment controversies and cross-border litigation. Mr. Mellske is currently an associate with Three Crowns, LLP, a specialized international arbitration boutique. Prior to joining his current employer, he worked at White & Case in Washington, DC and Arias & Munoz in Costa Rica. Students will hear about Mr. Mellske's career path and day-to-day work. Lunch will be served. Sponsored by the JD-LLM Program in International and Comparative Law. For questions, please contact Oleg Kobelev at kobelev@law.duke.edu.

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

  • Mar 31 1Ls: Course Selection & Targeted Career Planning: Corporate-Transactional Law 9:30 AMLaw School 4047

    Join a panel of Duke Law Professors and Corporate Partners for a detailed discussion on how to build academic and professional experiences that support a career in corporate-transactional law. Jointly sponsored by the Office of Student Affairs and the Career & Professional Development Center, this session is part of the Professional Development Series for the Class of 2017. For more information, contact Alan Dickinson at dickinson@law.duke.edu.

  • Mar 31 2L Summer Success: Legal Research Refresher - What to Know Before You Go 12:30 PMLaw School 4047

    Are you ready for real-world legal research? Join the Duke Law research instructors to learn about the latest tools practitioners use, low-cost research database alternatives, and how to navigate local court rules and dockets. Co-sponsored by the J. Michael Goodson Law Library and the Career & Professional Development Center. For more information, contact Alan Dickinson at dickinson@law.duke.edu.

  • Mar 31 2015 Class Photo 12:30 PMSee description

    The official class photo for all JDs, LLMs, and LLM-LEs for the Class of 2015. You must wear a dark suit for the shoot. Location: Front Lawn. Rain date: April 1, 2015. For more information, please contact the Office of Student Affairs.

Wednesday, April 1, 2015

  • Apr 1 LLM Info Session and Workshop for the New York Bar 12:30 PMLaw School 4047

    This is a MANDTORY workshop for all students planning on taking the New York Bar Exam either in July of 2015 or February of 2016. Students will receive instructions on how to correctly fill out the new LLM Certificate of Attendance Form. Please make sure to bring a copy of your class schedule for the fall and spring semesters and a printed copy of the attached form. We encourage you to review the form ahead of time. Sponsored by the Career & Professional Development Center and tht Office of International Studies. For information, please contact Oleg Kobelev at kobelev@law.duke.edu.

Thursday, April 2, 2015

  • Apr 2 Address by Steve Lehotsky, Esq. 12:30 PMLaw School 3037

    Address will be given by Steve Lehotsky, a former law clerk for Justice A. Scalia. He currently works as the deputy chief counsel for litigation for the U.S. Chamber Litigation Center, the litigation arm of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. Sponsored by the Federalist Society. For more information, please contact Chase Harrington at chase.harrington@duke.edu.

  • Apr 2 CANCELED: Faculty Tech Talks 12:30 PMLaw School 4042

    Faculty, please join us for regular Tech Talks given by members of Academic Technologies, the Law Library and others. Each week's topic will be announced in advance. Lunch will be available for those who RSVP to the weekly invitation. The presentation will generally last about a half hour, with a following optional question-and-answer period until no later than 1:30pm. Sponsored by Academic Technologies. For more information, please contact Wayne Miller at wayne.miller@law.duke.edu.

Monday, April 6, 2015

Tuesday, April 7, 2015

  • Apr 7 1Ls: Course Selection & Targeted Career Planning: Litigation 9:30 AMLaw School 4047

    Join a panel of Duke Law Professors and Litigation Partners for a detailed discussion on how to build academic and professional experiences that support a career in litigation. Jointly sponsored by the Office of Student Affairs and the Career & Professional Development Center, this session is part of the Professional Development Series for the Class of 2017. For more information, contact Alan Dickinson at dickinson@law.duke.edu.

  • Apr 7 2L Summer Success: Key Insights from 3Ls 12:30 PMLaw School 3043

    Enhance your success this summer with a "head's up" from your 3L classmates! A 3L panel will share keys to pre-summer preparation; exceeding employers¿ expectations; making the most of employers' social offerings; and artfully addressing challenges as they arise. Sponsored by the Career & Professional Development Center. For more information, contact Alan Dickinson at dickinson@law.duke.edu.

  • Apr 7 Patients with Passports: Medical Tourism, Law, and Ethics 5:00 PMLaw School 3041

    Can your employer require you to travel to India for a hip replacement to reduce its healthcare costs? If injury results, can you sue? Can the US prohibit you from travelling abroad to help a relative with assisted suicide¿or to obtain an abortion? Join Prof. I. Glenn Cohen, who will discuss the economics, law, and ethics of ¿medical tourism.¿ Medical tourism is a growing multi-billion dollar industry involving millions of patients who travel abroad each year to get health care. Copies of Professor Cohen¿s book, Patients with Passports: Medical Tourism, Law, and Ethics, will be available for purchase at this event with check or credit card for $38.66. Sponsored by Duke Science & Society. For more information please email lola.martin@duke.edu.

Wednesday, April 8, 2015

  • Apr 8 Just-in-Time Career Fair 10:00 AMBryan Center

    The Duke Career Center, in collaboration with Fuqua's Master of Management Studies program, Duke's Nicholas School of the Environment, and Duke's Sanford School of Public Policy encourages you to attend our annual Just-in-Time Career Fair. This Fair is a great opportunity for graduating seniors and graduate students to connect with employers who have immediate openings for internships and full-time employees. We will provide more information about the employers attending closer to the event date.

  • Apr 8 Governing Faculty Meeting 12:30 PMLaw School 4042

    Sponsored by the Office of the Dean. For more information, please contact Frances Conrad at conrad@law.duke.edu.

  • Apr 8 Casenote Training 12:30 PMLaw School 3171

    Casenote training for 2L members of DJGLP. Sponsored by DJGLP. For more information, please contact Talley Wood at tkw9@duke.edu.

  • Apr 8 Off the Record A Cappella Performance 12:30 PMLaw School 3043

    Come enjoy a lunchtime performance by Off the Record, Duke Law's co-ed a cappella group! This performance will feature classics from the Four Seasons and Marvin Gaye to modern hits from Taylor Swift and Pentatonix. Lunch will be served. Sponsored by Off the Record. For more information, please contact Ashley Pittman at ashley.pittman@duke.edu.

Thursday, April 9, 2015

  • Apr 9 Faculty Tech Talks 12:30 PMLaw School 4042

    Faculty, please join us for regular Tech Talks given by members of Academic Technologies, the Law Library and others. Each week's topic will be announced in advance. Lunch will be available for those who RSVP to the weekly invitation. The presentation will generally last about a half hour, with a following optional question-and-answer period until no later than 1:30pm. Sponsored by Academic Technologies. For more information, please contact Wayne Miller at wayne.miller@law.duke.edu.

  • Apr 9 Why Clerk? Lunch 12:30 PMLaw School 4047

    Please join our distinguished panel of Hardt Cup judges for lunch today, when they will discuss the topic, "Why Clerk?" Each judge will offer his/her perspective of the benefits of clerking, talk about how they use their clerks, and take questions from you about the process. Lunch will be provided. Sponsored by the Career & Professional Development Center. For more information, please contact Hannah Beardsley at Hannah.beardsley@law.duke.edu.

  • Apr 9 2015 Hardt Cup Final Round 5:00 PMLaw School 3041

    The Moot Court Board proudly presents the final round of the 2015 Hardt Cup Tournament. All students and faculty are encouraged to watch this year's finalists. Sponsored by the Moot Court Board. For more information, contact Daniel Stockton at Daniel.Stockton@lawnet.duke.edu.

Monday, April 13, 2015

Tuesday, April 14, 2015

Thursday, April 16, 2015

  • Apr 16 Conversation with Eugene Lao '95, Vice President and Deputy General Counsel at Auction.com 2:00 PMLaw School 3171

    Please join the JD/LLM Program for an informal coffee with Eugene Y. Lao ('95), Vice President and Deputy General Counsel at Auction.com. Mr. Lao has led an interesting and distinguished career in the software industry. He worked as the Vice President and Regional General Counsel at Yahoo, Asia Pacific, where he managed over 40 attorneys. Most recently, he was the Vice President and Deputy General Counsel at Zynga and has recently assumed a new position as the Vice President and Deputy General Counsel at Auction.com where he leads their international team. Sponsored by International Studies. For more information or to RSVP, please contact Oleg Kobelev at kobelev@law.duke.edu.

Friday, April 17, 2015

Saturday, April 18, 2015

Sunday, April 19, 2015

Monday, April 20, 2015

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

Thursday, April 23, 2015

Saturday, April 25, 2015

  • Apr 25 Duke Alums Engage - North Texas 12:00 PMSee description

    Join Duke North Texas for an afternoon of service to promote adult literacy in the community! We are partnering with LIFT (Literacy Instruction For Texas) and the Austin Street Shelter, to provide literacy testing for Austin Street's homeless population. Meet at LIFT's office (1610 S. Malcolm X Boulevard, Suite 320, Dallas, TX 75226) and receive training on how to provide literacy testing and assessment skills. After the training, clients from Austin Street Shelter will be assessed. At the end of the day we'll have a reception to celebrate these two organizations, the clients and volunteers. Kids are welcome. Feel free to drop by at any time during the day's events. Sponsored by the Duke Alumni Association and the Duke Law Club of Dallas. For more information, please contact Zoey Kernodle at zoey.kernodle@law.duke.edu.

Monday, April 27, 2015

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

Thursday, April 30, 2015

Friday, May 1, 2015

Wednesday, May 6, 2015

Thursday, May 7, 2015

  • May 7 Governing Faculty Meeting 12:30 PMLaw School 4042

    Sponsored by the Office of the Dean. For more information, please contact Frances Conrad at conrad@law.duke.edu.

  • May 7 Graduation Gala 7:00 PMLaw School Star Commons

    More details to follow. For more information, please contact Student Affairs.

Friday, May 8, 2015

  • May 8 Family Barbecue 5:00 PMSarah P. Duke Gardens

    More details to follow. For more information, contact Student Affairs.

  • May 8 Candlelight Dinner (International students and guests) 7:00 PMLaw School Star Commons

    This event proves to be one of the most special of the year, as international students' and LLM students' families and friends travel from around the world to share in graduation. Sponsored by the Office of International Studies. Attendance is free. Business casual to semi-formal attire is recommended.

Saturday, May 9, 2015

  • May 9 Law School Hooding Ceremony 5:30 PMCameron Indoor Stadium

    More details to follow. For more information, contact Student Affairs.

Thursday, May 14, 2015

  • May 14 2015 In-House Counsel Panel - Venture Capital Edition - San Francisco, CA 6:30 PMSee description

    Join the Duke Law Club of Northern California and DLA Piper for our second annual Duke Law Club In-House Counsel Panel at DLA Piper, 555 Mission Street. This year's panel features Bay Area Duke alumni-attorneys who work in venture capital: Neil Pai, T'04 (General Counsel, Founders Fund), Ryan Purcell, L'09 G'09 (General Counsel, S23P), Bryce Steeg, T'02 (General Counsel, Thiel Capital). Registration will begin at 6:30 p.m., panel discussion will run from 7-8:00 p.m. with time for networking afterwards. Generously sponsored and hosted by Michael Torosian L'00 with DLA Piper LLP (US). For more information, please contact Steven Lee L'12 at stevendlee@alumni.duke.edu.

Friday, 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.

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Thursday, May 21, 2015

Friday, May 22, 2015

Saturday, May 23, 2015

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Thursday, May 28, 2015

Saturday, October 3, 2015

Thursday, 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.

Friday, November 20, 2015

Saturday, November 21, 2015