Upcoming Conferences

 

October 15, 2015

  • Oct 15
    Annual Duke University Estate Planning Conference 8:00 AMLaw School 3041

    For more information, please contact Alyssa Alegre at 919-681-8030 or alyssa.alegre@duke.edu.

  • 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.

October 16, 2015

October 23, 2015

November 06, 2015

  • Nov 6
    Global Health Law and Policy Symposium 8:00 AMTBD

    The first annual Global Health Law and Policy Symposium will feature keynote speaker Dr. Lawrence Gostin of Georgetown University, who directs the O'Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law and was the Founding O'Neill Chair in Global Health Law. He served as Associate Dean for Research at Georgetown Law from 2004 to 2008. He is Professor of Medicine at Georgetown University, Professor of Public Health at the Johns Hopkins University, and Director of the Center for Law & the Public's Health at Johns Hopkins and Georgetown Universities. There will also be several other speakers participating in panel discussions on lessons from the recent Ebola outbreak, current litigation in health and human rights, and the conflict between intellectual property rights and access to medicine. Sponsored by the Health Law Society, Human Rights Law Society, International Law Society, and the Duke Global Health Institute. For more information, please contact Dani Glazer at dani.glazer@duke.edu.

November 10, 2015

  • Nov 10
    Modern Municipal Restructurings: Puerto Rico and Beyond 3:00 PMLaw School 3041

    Please join the Business Law Society for a symposium of leading legal and business authorities as they discuss their different perspectives on the complex and ever-evolving landscape of municipal restructurings - including a special focus on Puerto Rico. Sponsored by the Business Law Society. For more information contact Mitchell Brunson at mitchell.brunson@duke.edu.

November 13, 2015

November 20, 2015

November 21, 2015

January 29, 2016

  • Jan 29
    ESQ 6:00 PMLaw School 3041

    The Business Law Society, in conjunction with the Career & Professional Development Center and the Alumni & Development Office, will host the Fourteenth Annual ESQ Career Symposium. This symposium is open to all law students. Attire for the event is business formal. More information to come. For more information, please contact Mitchell Brunson at mitchell.brunson@duke.edu.

January 30, 2016

  • Jan 30
    ESQ 9:00 AMLaw School 3041

    The Business Law Society, in conjunction with the Career & Professional Development Center and the Alumni & Development Office, will host the Fourteenth Annual ESQ Career Symposium. This symposium is open to all law students. Attire for the event is business formal. More information to come. For more information, please contact Mitchell Brunson mitchell.brunson@duke.edu.

February 05, 2016

February 12, 2016

  • Feb 12
    Duke Law Journal - Administrative Law Symposium 8:30 AMLaw School 3041

    The Duke Law Journal will be hosting its 46th Annual Administrative Law Symposium. The topic is "Intellectual Property Exceptionalism in Administrative Law." The symposium will assess the impact and desirability of the PTO's growing authority over intellectual property. Sponsored by Duke Law Journal. For more information, please contact Seth Lowinger at seth.lowinger@duke.edu.

February 19, 2016

  • Feb 19
    DJCLPP Spring 2016 Symposium: Death Penalty in America Post-Glossip 12:30 PMLaw School 3041

    The Duke Journal of Constitutional Law and Public Policy will be hosting its annual Spring Symposium on the Death Penalty in America Post-Glossip. The symposium will assess the implications of the Supreme Court's recent decision in Glossip v. Gross, as well as geographic disparities in the application of the death penalty. Sponsored by Duke Journal of Constitutional Law and Pubic Policy. For more information, please contact Matthew Sloan at matthew.sloan@duke.edu.

February 26, 2016

February 27, 2016

March 04, 2016

  • Mar 4
    Duke Forum for Law and Social Change Symposium 8:00 AMLaw School 3041

    The Duke Forum for Law and Social Change's annual symposium is focused on civil rights litigation and policing. Featured speakers will be announced at a later date. Breakfast and lunch will be served; all are welcome to attend. Sponsored by DFLSC. For more information, please contact Kayla Robinson at kayla.robinson@lawnet.duke.edu.

March 25, 2016

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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