Upcoming Conferences

 

October 28, 2017

May 20, 2017

May 19, 2017

May 18, 2017

  • May 18
    CULP Colloquium 7:30 AMLaw School 4047

    The Culp Colloquium is named in honor of former Duke Law Professor Jerome McCristal Culp Jr. Professor Culp was recognized as a great mentor of junior faculty, in particular junior faculty of color, and the Colloquium is meant to advance that part of Professor Culp's legacy. Sponsored by Duke Law School, Office of the Provost, and Duke University Center for Law, Race, and Politics. Interested faculty should contact Professor Charles at charles@law.duke.edu.

April 14, 2017

April 08, 2017

  • Apr 8
    Contractual Black Holes 8:00 AMLaw School 3000

    The conference is an international gathering of the leading contract theory specialists in the world. The topic is the question of how to optimally interpret of boilerplate or standard form financial contracts when they develop what we call "contractual black holes." Sponsored by Professor Mitu Gulati. For more information, please contact Victoria Zellefrow at victoria.zellefrow@law.duke.edu.

April 07, 2017

  • Apr 7
    Contractual Black Holes 12:00 PMLaw School 3000

    The conference is an international gathering of the leading contract theory specialists in the world. The topic is the question of how to optimally interpret of boilerplate or standard form financial contracts when they develop what we call "contractual black holes." Sponsored by Professor Mitu Gulati. For more information, please contact Victoria Zellefrow at victoria.zellefrow@law.duke.edu.

April 01, 2017

  • Apr 1
    Law and Theoretical Disagreement 8:00 AMLaw School 3000

    In a well-functioning legal system, competent lawyers will usually agree about the law. But when even the best lawyers and judges disagree, is there still any law for them to disagree about? This roundtable on 'Law and Theoretical Disagreement' brings together some of the nation's leading experts in law and philosophy to discuss this and related questions. Sponsored by Duke Law School. Interested faculty should contact Professor Sachs at sachs@law.duke.edu.

  • Apr 1
    American Constitution Society National Student Convention 8:00 AMLaw School 3041

    The American Constitution Society is excited to invite students to the Student National Convention, an annual gathering of top progressive-minded law students, faculty, attorneys, and guest speakers. Duke Law is proud to host the fourth annual student convention - the first in the eastern United States. All student attendees must be pre-registered to attend. Sponsored by the American Constitution Society. For more information, please contact Zach Newkirk at zachary.newkirk@duke.edu.

March 31, 2017

  • Mar 31
    American Constitution Society National Student Convention 12:00 PMLaw School 3041

    The American Constitution Society is excited to invite students to the Student National Convention, an annual gathering of top progressive-minded law students, faculty, attorneys, and guest speakers. Duke Law is proud to host the fourth annual student convention - the first in the eastern United States. All student attendees must be pre-registered to attend. Sponsored by the American Constitution Society. For more information, please contact Zach Newkirk at zachary.newkirk@duke.edu.

March 03, 2017

  • Mar 3
    Whiskey in the Courtroom 8:00 AMLaw School 3041

    Sponsored by the Duke Law Center for Criminal Justice & Professional Responsibility and North Carolina Office of Indigent Defense Services. For more information please contact Sarah Holsapple at sarah.holsapple@law.duke.edu.

February 25, 2017

February 24, 2017

February 17, 2017

  • Feb 17
    Duke Journal of Constitutional Law and Public Policy Spring Symposium 8:30 AMTBD

    The Duke Journal of Constitutional Law and Public Policy cordially invites all members of the Duke Law community to our annual spring symposium ton emerging issues in constitutional law and recent decisions by the Supreme Court. Sponsored by DJCLPP. For more information, please contact David Friedman at daf18@duke.edu.

February 10, 2017

February 09, 2017

February 08, 2017

February 07, 2017

February 06, 2017

February 04, 2017

  • Feb 4
    ESQ 8:00 AMLaw School 3041

    ESQ is a professional event in which students will have the opportunity to continue learning about careers in corporate law while networking with practitioners. ESQ is open to all students at Duke University School of Law. Over 40 attorneys from a variety of law firms and in house organizations, geographic markets, and practice areas will be attending ESQ 2017. Students will learn about careers in law through gaining the experience and perspective of a variety of experienced practitioners, develop networking skills, build valuable connections with attorney, and prepare for interviews (1L, 2L, and beyond) by building a professional network at your targeted firms and geographical markets. Sponsored by the Business Law Society. For more information, please contact Abigail Frisch at abigail.frisch@lawnet.duke.edu.

February 03, 2017

  • Feb 3
    ESQ 6:00 PMLaw School 3041

    ESQ is a professional event in which students will have the opportunity to continue learning about careers in corporate law while networking with practitioners. ESQ is open to all students at Duke University School of Law. Over 40 attorneys from a variety of law firms and in house organizations, geographic markets, and practice areas will be attending ESQ 2017. Students will learn about careers in law through gaining the experience and perspective of a variety of experienced practitioners, develop networking skills, build valuable connections with attorney, and prepare for interviews (1L, 2L, and beyond) by building a professional network at your targeted firms and geographical markets. Sponsored by the Business Law Society. For more information, please contact Abigail Frisch at abigail.frisch@lawnet.duke.edu.

  • Feb 3
    Duke Law Journal 8:30 AMTBD

    The Duke Law Journal will be hosting its 47th Annual Administrative Law Symposium. The topic is "Exclusion, Inclusion, and the Law of the Administrative State." The symposium will evaluate what role administrative agencies play in applying laws of inclusion and exclusion in order to promote equality. In addition to presenting a number of viewpoints from prominent legal scholars from across the nation, the Symposium will host a keynote address from Equal Employment Opportunity Commission Chief Commissioner Chai Feldblum. Sponsored by Duke Law Journal. For more information, please contact Zach Siegler at zachary.siegler@duke.edu.

January 28, 2017

January 27, 2017

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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