Event Calendar

Thursday, February 11, 2016

  • Feb 11 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.

  • Feb 11 Renting in New York 12:30 PMLaw School 3043

    Looking for housing in New York City after graduation? Join the Business Law Society and Cooper & Cooper to learn more about the NYC apartment hunting process. Cooper & Cooper is a premier residential real estate brokerage firm based in Manhattan, working with nearly every major landlord, building and apartment throughout NYC (www.CooperCooper.com). Co-sponsored by BLS and Cooper & Cooper. For more information, please contact Mitchell Brunson at mitchell.brunson@duke.edu.

  • Feb 11 Practicing in International Arbitration: Isabella Bellera of White & Case LLP 12:30 PMLaw School 4055

    Isabella Bellera, L '14, will present and answer questions on her work in White & Case's International Arbitration Practice. She represents and advises foreign sovereigns and private companies in the resolution of international disputes. A native of Venezuela, Isabella is multilingual in English, Spanish, Italian and French. During her time at Duke Law, Isabella assisted the UN Special Rapporteur on Human Trafficking in drafting the Basic Principles on the Right to an Effective Remedy for Trafficked Persons through her law school's International Human Rights Clinic. Sponsored by the International Law Society and White & Case, LLP. For more information, please contact Amy Richardson at amy.k.richardson@duke.edu.

  • Feb 11 Judicial Review In An Objective Legal System 12:30 PMLaw School 3037

    Dr. Tara Smith of the University of Texas will discuss her book on jurisprudence "Judicial Review in an Objective Legal System." Sponsored by the Duke Federalist Society. Lunch will be provided. For more information, please contact Brian Underwood at brian.underwood@duke.edu.

  • Feb 11 Black Respectability Politics: Do They Still Matter? 6:00 PMLaw School 4045

    Join Professor Guy Charles and BLSA as we discuss the role of black respectability politics in today's society. Based on an article written by Randall Kennedy, "Lifting As We Climb: A progressive defense of black respectability politics" (http://harpers.org/archive/2015/10/lifting-as-we-climb/), we will discuss how these concepts have played and continue to play a role in our society. Dinner will be served. Sponsored by BLSA. For more information, please contact Lauren Myers at lauren.myers@duke.edu.

Friday, 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.

  • Feb 12 Faculty Workshop 12:30 PMLaw School 3000

    Sponsored by the Office of the Dean. For more information, please contact Victoria Zellefrow at victoria.zellefrow@law.duke.edu.

  • Feb 12 Navigating Your Career As... 12:30 PMLaw School 4047

    Please join OUTLaw and the CPDC in welcoming Michael Thompson, an associate at Foley & Lardner LLP, and Patricia Sindel, a trial attorney at the U.S. Department of Justice and former associate at Dickstein Shapiro LLP, for a lunch discussion on practicing law as a diverse attorney and member of the LGBT/Q community. Mr. Thompson and Ms. Sindel will share insights based on their legal careers and personal experiences and answer questions from students. Mr. Thompson and Ms. Sindel have agreed to be available for individual meetings with students following the discussion to further speak about diversity. Sponsored by the Career and Professional Development Center. For more information, please contact Dale Malone at dale.malone@law.duke.edu

  • Feb 12 Duke Law Wellness: Afternoon Tea at the Washington Duke Inn 2:30 PMSee description

    Take a break and relax with afternoon tea at the Washington Duke Inn! Hot tea, tea sandwiches, fresh homemade scones, and a variety of sweets will be served. Sponsored by the Office of Student Affairs. Space is limited; please RSVP to Leigh Marquess at leigh.marquess@law.duke.edu.

  • Feb 12 Deconstructing a Hate Crime 6:00 PMLaw School 3041

    This event will be part of a series initiated by the The Light House Project, a nonprofit created by Farris Barakat, brother of Chapel Hill shooting victim Deah Barakat. Speakers will discuss updates on the case and provide information on what individuals should do when they believe they have been victims of racial or religious discrimination. Topics include how to push for change in hate crime laws in North Carolina and non-legal alternatives for victims and allies. Co-sponsored by Duke Law's Muslim Law Students Association and The Light House Project. Refreshments will be provided when doors open at 6. Panel will begin at 6:30 sharp. For more information, please contact Shajuti Hossain at shajuti.hossain@duke.edu.

Monday, February 15, 2016

  • Feb 15 Voter Registration Drive 12:00 PMLaw School Blue Lounge

    The Duke Law Democrats will be registering students to vote in the upcoming elections. Sponsored by Duke Law Democrats. For more information please contact Joe Harris at Joe.Harris@lawnet.duke.edu.

  • Feb 15 DBA Finance Committee Meeting 12:30 PMLaw School 4046

    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.

  • Feb 15 Security at What Cost? The UN Security Council in the age of failed states and international terrorism, a discussion with Michael Gilles L'10 and Howard Wachtel L'06 12:30 PMLaw School 4047

    Please join Howie Wachtel, senior advisor in the Office of the Coordinator for Sanctions Policy at the U.S. Department of State, and Michael Gilles, Attorney-Adviser for African and Near Eastern Affairs in the Office of the Legal Adviser at the U.S. Department of State, for a wide-ranging discussion on the role that the UN Security Council plays in implementing counter-terrorism measures, their effect on Member States, and the criticisms voiced by some observers that some of its measures legitimize repression in the guise of counter-terrorism. Our panelists will be joined by Professor Jayne Huckerby, Associate Clinical Professor of Law and Director of the Duke International Human Rights Clinic, and Sarah Adamczyk, Lecturing Fellow and Supervising Attorney at the International Human Rights Clinic. The panel discuss the limits of the UN's ability to safeguard human rights in crisis situations, as well as the due process and humanitarian concerns raised by the UN's counter-terrorism regime. Lunch will be provided. Co-sponsored by the JD/LLM program in international and comparative law and the International Human Rights Clinic. For more information, please contact Ali Prince at ali.prince@law.duke.edu.

  • Feb 15 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.

  • Feb 15 Oh the Places You'll Go: Maintaining Balance, Wherever You Work 12:30 PMLaw School 3037

    Please join a panel of practitioners across different geographies in the United States, discussing their experiences balancing a thriving legal profession and personal aspects of life. The panelists will examine how geography and location have affected their professional careers and personal lives. Panelists will provide insights and emphasize the advantages and disadvantages of certain geographic areas, including California, Texas, Virginia, and North Carolina. This event is part of WLSA's Professional Development Spring Series and sponsored by Hogan Lovells. Lunch will be served. For more information, please contact Gloria Liu at gloria.liu1@duke.edu.

Tuesday, February 16, 2016

  • Feb 16 Summer Institutes Meeting 12:10 PMLaw School 4055

    Join the faculty directors of the summer institutes in Geneva and Hong Kong, as well as administrators from the International Studies Office to talk about plans for the 2016 Institutes. Several Duke Law students who attended the 2015 Institutes will attend to talk about their experiences and to answer questions. This is a mandatory meeting for first-year JD/LLMs. Students are welcome to bring their lunch into the meeting room. Sponsored by the Office of International Studies. For more information, please contact Tonya Jacobs at jacobs@law.duke.edu.

  • Feb 16 Inspirational Black Attorneys - A Panel Discussion in Honor of Black History Month 12:30 PMLaw School 3041

    A celebration of Black History Month with a panel of Duke law professors discussing influential Black attorneys who inspired their career path. Featuring Professor Charles, Professor Miller, and Professor Jim Coleman. Sponsored by ACS. For more information, please contact Priya Khangura at pkk8@duke.edu.

  • Feb 16 Duke Law New York: Alumni-Admitted Student Reception 6:00 PMSee description

    Please join Dean David F. Levi and fellow alumni at a reception to welcome prospective students recently admitted to Duke Law School. This gathering is an opportunity for alumni to visit with current and future students, fellow alumni, and key members of the Duke Law community. This year's reception is generously hosted and sponsored by Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP. Learn more and RSVP here: https://www.squadup.com/events/alumni-admitted-student-reception-nyc.

Wednesday, February 17, 2016

  • Feb 17 Voter Registration Drive 12:00 PMLaw School Blue Lounge

    The Duke Law Democrats will be registering students to vote in the upcoming elections. Sponsored by Duke Law Democrats. For more information please contact Joe Harris at Joe.Harris@lawnet.duke.edu.

  • Feb 17 Does Stacey Dash Have a Point?: Discussing Whether or Not Black Culture Matters 12:30 PMLaw School 4045

    Actress Stacey Dash has recently come under fire for suggesting that Black History Month, BET, and other events or awards targeted to black communities promote segregation. Join members of BLSA for a casual discussion about whether or not she has a point and if there's a place for these events in today's society. Food will be provided. Sponsored by the Black Law Students Association. For more information, please contact Lauren Myers at lauren.myers@duke.edu.

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

    The Duke Student Loan Office will conduct a group Exit Loan Counseling Sessions for all federal student loan borrowers that are graduating at the end of the Spring 2016 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 Howerton at lena.howerton@law.duke.edu.

  • Feb 17 Information Session with Navy JAG Corps 12:30 PMLaw School 3171

    Interested in working with the Navy JAG Corps? A representative will be on campus to discuss the application process and what life as an Navy JAG officer is like. It is highly suggested you attend this session if you are interested in applying for the Navy JAG internship. For more information, please contact Emily Sharples at sharples@law.duke.edu. Sponsored by the Career & Professional Development Center.

Thursday, February 18, 2016

  • Feb 18 Fall 2016 Study Abroad Meeting 12:30 PMLaw School 4055

    Interested in studying abroad during the Fall 2016 semester? Join former exchange students and members of the International Studies staff to discuss the application procedure, guidelines, and specific questions you have about semester study abroad. You are welcome to bring your lunch into the meeting room. Sponsored by International Studies. For more information, please contact Tonya Jacobs at jacobs@law.duke.edu.

  • Feb 18 Student Scholarship Workshop Series 12:30 PMLaw School 3171

    Please join us for the next session of our Student Scholarship Workshop Series. Lunch will be provided. Sponsored by the Student Scholarship Workshop. Please RSVP to Jean Jentilet at jean.jentilet@law.duke.edu.

  • Feb 18 Taxing or Regulation: What's the Best Way to Solve Environmental Problems? 12:30 PMLaw School 3037

    Come join us for a conversation between former U.S. Representative Bob Inglis, founder of RepublicEn, and Professor Jonas Monast about the best way for the government to solve environmental problems. Lunch will be provided. Sponsored by the Federalist Society and Environmental Law Society. For more information, please contact Stephen Tagert at stephen.tagert@duke.edu.

  • Feb 18 Government & Public Service Society (GPS) Kick-Off 12:30 PMLaw School 4047

    Please join the Government & Public Service Society (GPS) for our spring Kick-Off Event! Come learn what GPS is, meet other students interested in public service, and find out about the exciting events we have planned for the semester! All grades are welcome! Lunch will be provided. Sponsored by the Duke Bar Association. For more information, please contact Jasmin Lott at jasmin.lott@duke.edu.

  • Feb 18 How Does She Do It? Paths, Priorities, and Compromises on the Road to Success 5:30 PMLaw School 3043

    As part of Duke Women's Weekend, the Duke Women Law Students Association (WLSA) cordially invites students, professors, and alumnae for a panel discussion and subsequent "speed dating" style networking event focused on female success in and out of the workplace. Refreshments will be served. More information, including panelist biographies, will be distributed in late January. Business Casual attire is recommended. Please register by visiting https://www.eventbrite.com/e/how-does-she-do-it-paths-priorities-and-com.... Sponsored by Sullivan & Cromwell. For more information, please contact Melany Cruz Burgos at mmc55@duke.edu.

  • Feb 18 Duke DC: Six Degrees of Duke 5:30 PMSee description

    Duke Law alumni, students and friends are invited to join us for Six Degrees of Duke, a professional networking series designed to bring alumni together from all career levels, industries and professional backgrounds. This installment of the series will highlight Duke Law School alumni, and the featured speakers have varied backgrounds and incredible career paths. The purpose is to provide alumni with an engagement opportunity aimed at simple networking, building relationships and strengthening the Duke community in DC. Hosted by Blank Rome LLP. Learn more and RSVP here: https://secure.www.alumniconnections.com/olc/pub/DUKE/event/showEventFor....

  • Feb 18 Duke Law Northern California: Data Ownership and Privacy in the Age of the Internet of Things 6:00 PMSee description

    The Duke Law Club of Northern California is proud to present an evening with our distinguished alumni panelists who will be discussing the current and future legal landscape of data ownership and privacy in the age of the Internet of Things and its implications for consumers, startups, and corporations. This event is being generously sponsored and hosted by Perkins Coie and is presented free of charge to all Duke alumni and their accompanied guests. Learn more and RSVP here: http://www.eventbrite.com/e/duke-law-club-data-ownership-and-privacy-in-....

Friday, February 19, 2016

  • Feb 19 DJCLPP Spring 2016 Symposium: Death Penalty in America Post-Glossip 9:00 AMLaw School 3041

    Please join the Duke Journal of Constitutional Law and Public Policy for its Spring 2016 symposium on the American Death Penalty After Glossip. The symposium, featuring several of the country's leading experts in the field, will assess the implications of the Supreme Court's 2015 decision in Glossip v. Gross, as well geographic disparities in the application of the death penalty and use of statistics in death penalty litigation. Sponsored by the Duke Journal of Constitutional Law and Public Policy, Quarles & Brady LLP, and the Eighth Amendment Project. For more information, please contact Matthew Sloan at matthew.sloan@duke.edu.

  • Feb 19 Faculty Workshop 12:30 PMLaw School 3000

    Sponsored by the Office of the Dean. For more information, please contact Victoria Zellefrow at victoria.zellefrow@law.duke.edu.

  • Feb 19 Navigating Your Career As...A Program Series on Practicing Law as a Diverse Attorney 12:30 PMLaw School 4055

    Please join the South Asian Law Students Association and the CPDC in welcoming Madhu Chugh, Counsel at WilmerHale LLP and an adjunct professor at Georgetown University Law Center, for a lunch discussion on practicing law as a diverse attorney. Ms. Chugh will share insights based on her legal career and personal experiences and answer questions from students. Ms. Chugh has agreed to be available for individual meetings with students following the discussion to further speak about diversity. Lunch will be provided. Sponsored by the Career and Professional Development Center. For more information, please contact Dale Malone at dale.malone@law.duke.edu

  • Feb 19 Civil-Military Relations in the 21st Century 12:30 PMLaw School 3037

    The Center on Law, Ethics, and National Security will sponsor a lunchtime talk with General Dempsey. He will discuss civil-military relations in the 21st century. Sponsored by LENS. For further information, please contact Victoria Zellefrow at lensmailbox@law.duke.edu.

  • Feb 19 Duke Law Wellness: Nasher Art Museum Tour 1:30 PMSee description

    Take a break and relax with a tour of the Nasher Art Museum's new exhibit, A Material Legacy: The Nancy A. Nasher and David J. Haemisegger Collection of Contemporary Art. Sponsored by the Office of Student Affairs. Space is limited; please RSVP to Leigh Marquess at leigh.marquess@law.duke.edu.

Monday, February 22, 2016

  • Feb 22 Discussion of Similarities and Differences between U.S. and Japanese Legal Systems - a conversation with Colin Jones '93 12:30 PMLaw School 4055

    Please join ALSA and the Office of International Studies for a wide-ranging conversation with Colin Jones '93, a visiting professor of Law at Duke, about differences between Japanese and American Legal systems, living and practice law in Japan, and U.S. and Japanese legal cultures. Professor Jones had a fascinating legal career: first as associate and counsel at some of the largest U.S. firms in New York, Tokyo and Hong Kong, and later, as academic. He currently teaches at Doshisha University Law School in Kyoto. Sponsored by International Studies and ALSA. Lunch will be served. For more information, please contact Oleg Kobelev at kobelev@law.duke.edu.

  • Feb 22 Let's Finance a Deal: Women and Their Roles in Private Equity 12:30 PMLaw School 3037

    The Women's Law School Association invites you to learn from current practitioners about their experiences working for private equity clients. Private equity continues to surge as a business model. This panel will look at the general structure of a private equity deal, the way that lawyers enable these transactions, and how the field has changed for women. These women will share tips for excelling in a transactional law position, as well as the skills students can obtain in law school to help them succeed in this career path. Featuring Caroline Gottschalk (Simpson Thacher), Leah Shen (Simpson Thacher), Jennifer Roeske (Debevoise & Plimpton), and Katie Ertmer (Wyrick Robbins). Moderated by Professor de Fontenay. Sponsored by WLSA. For more information, please contact Wendy Becker and wendy.becker@duke.edu

  • Feb 22 I'll Say What I Want: Hate Speech Policy and the First Amendment 12:30 PMLaw School 3041

    Recent events at Duke and around the country have raised the question of hate speech policies on college campuses. Can universities impose hate speech regulation? Do students really have the right to say whatever they want, even if it's offensive? Join BLSA for a panel discussion with Professor Stuart Benjamin and Mike Schoenfeld, Vice President of Public Affairs and Government Relations at Duke University about the merits of hate crime policies from a constitutional and university perspective. Lunch will be provided. Sponsored by the Black Law Students Association. For more information, please contact Lauren Myers at lauren.myers@duke.edu.

  • Feb 22 Europe's Refugee Crisis and the Rights of Migrants: What Role for Europe's Supranational Courts? 12:30 PMLaw School 4045

    Please join visiting scholar Moritz Baumgärtel, a PhD candidate from the Université libre de Bruxelles, for a lecture titled "Europe's Refugee Crisis and the Rights of Migrants: What Role for Europe's Supranational Courts?" With large numbers of asylum seekers arriving in Europe, to what extent have the European Court of Human Rights and the European Court of Justice been used to strengthen the precarious rights of asylum seekers and refugees? Baumgärtel's research focuses on the intersection of migrant rights and human rights in litigation before these European supranational courts. Co-sponsored by the International Human Rights Clinic, Center for International & Comparative Law, Duke Human Rights Center at the Kenan Institute for Ethics, Duke Human Rights Center at the Franklin Humanities Institute, the International Law Society and the Human Rights Law Society. Lunch will be served. For more information, contact Ali Prince at ali.prince@law.duke.edu.

  • Feb 22 DBA Finance Committee Meeting 12:30 PMLaw School 4046

    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, February 23, 2016

  • Feb 23 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.

  • Feb 23 Duke in DC Information Session 12:30 PMLaw School 4047

    Are you interested in spending a semester in Washington through the Duke in DC program (https://law.duke.edu/curriculum/dukedc/)? Through the program you will have the unique opportunity to engage with the federal policy process through an immersive externship experience and a seminar taught by Law School faculty. Join us for lunch to learn more about the program and the process for applying. Sponsored by Duke in DC. For more information, please contact Sandra Pettiford at pettiford@law.duke.edu.

  • Feb 23 Clerkship Panel with Judges 2:45 PMLaw School 3043

    Please join us to hear Dean's Cup panelists Judge Richard C. Tallman (9th Circuit), Judge Jane Kelly (8th Circuit), and Judge Kimberly J. Mueller (Eastern District of California) talk about how they select their clerks and how they work with their clerks. They will provide useful insight into the clerkship process, and will happily take questions. Sponsored by the Career and Professional Development Center. For more information, contact Hannah Beardsley at hannah.beardsley@law.duke.edu

  • Feb 23 Dean's Cup Final Round 5:30 PMLaw School 3041

    The Duke Law Moot Court Board invites you to the final round of this year's Dean's Cup, Duke's premier oral advocacy competition. The The Honorable Richard Tallman, Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, the Honorable Jane Kelly, Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit, and the Honorable Kimberly Mueller, Eastern District of California will preside. Sponsored by the Dean's Office and the Moot Court Board. This event will be webcast. For more information, please contact Jordan Glassberg at jbg26@duke.edu

Wednesday, February 24, 2016

  • Feb 24 Lunch with the Dean 12:30 PMLaw School 2014

    The Office of Student Affairs is pleased to announce a wonderful opportunity to have lunch with Dean David F. Levi. 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 Leigh Marquess at leigh.marquess@law.duke.edu no later than Friday, February 19 at 5:00 p.m. Sponsored by the Office of Student Affairs. If you are unable to attend this lunch, there will be other opportunities to have lunch with the Dean this semester.

  • Feb 24 Pizza with the North Carolina Bar Association 12:30 PMLaw School 4047

    Please join us for a brief discussion with the leadership of the North Carolina Bar Association on the state of the profession, current trends, and ways you can be involved now to further your career. All law students are welcome to attend, especially 1Ls. Sponsored by the Career and Professional Development Center. For more information, please contact Dale Malone at dale.malone@law.duke.edu

  • Feb 24 Outlaw -- 2nd Student Speakers Series: Let's talk about race 12:30 PMLaw School 3041

    Collaborative OUTLaw, BLSA, HLSA, ALSA, SALSA, JLSA, WLSA, and CLS student event to foster a respectful, honest, frank discussion about race and important matters of the day through guided open panel discussion led by Professor Trina Jones. Sponsored by OUTLaw, BLSA, HLSA, ALSA, SALSA, JLSA, and CLS. For more information, please contact Katie Hasnain at katherine.hasnain@lawnet.duke.edu.

Thursday, February 25, 2016

  • Feb 25 Information Session with US Air Force JAG 9:00 AMLaw School 3171

    Interested in working with the Air Force JAG Corps? A representative will be on campus to discuss the application process and what life as an Army JAG officer is like. It is highly suggested you attend this session if you are interested in applying for the Army JAG internship. For more information, please contact Emily Sharples at sharples@law.duke.edu. Sponsored by the Career & Professional Development Center.

  • Feb 25 Annual Brainerd Currie Memorial Lecture 12:30 PMLaw School 3041

    Professor Michael S. Moore, Charles R. Walgreen, Jr. Chair and Co-Director, Program in Law and Philosophy at the University of Illinois College of Law, will deliver the Annual Brainerd Currie Memorial Lecture entitled "The Elusive Quest for a Constitutional Right to Liberty." One of the country's most prominent authorities on the intersection of law and philosophy, he has published eight books and some 60 major articles, which have appeared in the country's top law reviews and peer reviewed journals in philosophy and psychiatry. He is the author of Placing Blame, a General Theory of the Criminal Law (Oxford University Press, 1997), widely regarded as the leading modern statement of the retributivist theory of punishment and of that theory's systematic application to criminal law doctrine. In Act and Crime: The Philosophy of Action and its Implications for Criminal Law (Oxford University Press, 1993), Moore provided a unified theory of action that underlies English and American criminal jurisprudence. Professor Moore has presented more than 150 lectures and papers in law, jurisprudence, political theory, legal philosophy, political science and economics, philosophy, psychology, and psychiatry. Sponsored by the Office of the Dean. For more information, please contact Sandie MacLachlan at sandra.maclachlan@law.duke.edu.

  • Feb 25 Duke Law Charlotte: Wrongful Convictions Clinic Program 5:30 PMSee description

    Join us for a special program focusing on the work and efforts of Duke Law School's Wrongful Convictions Clinic at Robinson Bradshaw Hinson P.A. (101 N. Tryon St. Suite 1900, Charlotte). This event will feature the program's faculty directors, Professor Newman and Professor Coleman, plus exoneree, LaMonte Armstrong. This program is special to the Duke Law community and we hope you will join us for an uplifting and important presentation. Sponsored and hosted by Robinson Bradshaw Hinson, P.A. Learn more and RSVP here: https://www.squadup.com/events/duke-laws-wrongful-convictions-clinic-event.

  • Feb 25 Twiggs-Beskind Mock Trial Tournament Final 7:00 PMLaw School 4049

    The Duke Mock Trial Board will present the final round of the annual Twiggs-Beskind Mock Trial Tournament. The final round will be judged by Judge James C. Dever III, the Chief Judge for the Eastern District of North Carolina. The final round will be followed by a reception on the 3rd Floor Mezzanine. Sponsored by the Duke Mock Trial Board. For more information, please contact Rebecca Cooper at rebecca.cooper@duke.edu.

Friday, February 26, 2016

  • Feb 26 Law, Ethics and National Security Conference 8:00 AMLaw School 3041

    Sponsored by the Center for Law, Ethics and National Security. For more information, please contact Charles Dunlap at dunlap@law.duke.edu.

  • Feb 26 Duke Journal of Gender, Law & Policy Lecture: Gender Identity and Sexuality after Obergefell 12:30 PMLaw School 4055

    The Duke Journal of Gender, Law & Policy's lecture will discuss theories of sexuality, gender identity, and gender expression and the implications of the Supreme Court's decision in Obergefell v. Hodges. The series kicks off with our opening speaker, Mary Ziegle, Stearns, Weaver, Miller Professor at Florida State University College of Law. She will present her paper, "Perceiving Orientation: Defining Sexuality After Obergefell." In addition to more than twenty articles on the legal history of reproduction and sexuality, she is the author of After Roe: The Lost History of the Abortion Debate, published by Harvard University Press in 2015. For After Roe, she is the recipient of the biannual Thomas J. Wilson Prize for the best first book published by the press in any discipline. De Novo will be served. Co-sponsored by the Duke Journal on Gender Law & Policy and OUTLaw. For more information please contact Christine Kim at cik2@duke.edu.

  • Feb 26 Navigating Your Career As...A Program Series on Practicing Law as a Diverse Attorney 12:30 PMLaw School 4047

    Please join the Asian Law Students Association and the CPDC for a lunch discussion on practicing law as a diverse attorney. Lunch will be provided. Sponsored by the Career and Professional Development Center. For more information, please contact Dale Malone at dale.malone@law.duke.edu

  • Feb 26 Faculty Workshop 12:30 PMLaw School 3000

    Sponsored by the Office of the Dean. For more information, please contact Victoria Zellefrow at victoria.zellefrow@law.duke.edu.

Saturday, February 27, 2016

Monday, February 29, 2016

  • Feb 29 A Conversation with David Thompson 12:30 PMLaw School 3041

    A discussion with David Thompson. Sponsored by the Federalist Society. For more information, please contact Shelby Baird at shelby.baird@duke.edu.

  • Feb 29 DBA Finance Committee Meeting 12:30 PMLaw School 4046

    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.

  • Feb 29 From J.D. to Sen.: Using a Law Degree to Launch a Career in Politics 12:30 PMLaw School 3037

    From state senates to the White House, many political offices are occupied by people who earned law degrees long before they hit the campaign trail. Join WLSA to learn from female attorneys-turned-lawmakers about how their legal educations helped prepare them for a life in politics, what they've learned in their various roles, and how they're using their positions to advocate for policies that will improve the lives of women. Panelists will discuss how their own careers evolved and offer advice for students who are interested in running for office about how they can position themselves to be successful in politics. Sponsored by WLSA. For more information, please contact Allegra Flamm at allegra.flamm@duke.edu.

  • Feb 29 Duke Journal of Gender, Law & Policy Annual Symposium: Gender Identity and Sexuality after Obergefell 12:30 PMLaw School 3043

    The Duke Journal of Gender, Law & Policy's Symposium will discuss theories of sexuality, gender identity, and gender expression and the implications of the Supreme Court's decision in Obergefell v. Hodges. We welcome Ronald Turner, Alumnae Law Center Professor of Law at the University of Houston Law Center. He will present his paper "Marriage Equality and Obergefell's Generational (Not Glucksberg's Traditional) Due Process Clause." He has authored and co-authored several books, including employment discrimination and torts casebooks, and has published more than 90 articles addressing labor and employment and constitutional law issues in academic journals. He is a member of the American Law Institute and a fellow of the American Bar Foundation. De Novo will be served. Co-sponsored by the Duke Journal on Gender Law & Policy and OUTLaw. For more information please contact Christine Kim at cik2@duke.edu.

Tuesday, March 1, 2016

  • Mar 1 The Duke Journal of Gender, Law & Policy Annual Symposium: Gender Identity and Sexuality after Obergefell 12:30 PMLaw School 3043

    The Duke Journal of Gender, Law & Policy's Symposium will discuss theories of sexuality, gender identity, and gender expression and the implications of the Supreme Court's decision in Obergefell v. Hodges. We are excited to host Scott Skinner-Thompson, Acting Assistant Professor at NYU School of Law. His research focuses on privacy and anti-discrimination, with a particular focus on LGBTQ and HIV issues. His talk, "The Straight Faces of Same-Sex Marriage," will discuss impact litigation after Obergefell. His most recent article, "Outing Privacy," was published in the Northwestern University Law Review. Scott is the editor and contributing author of AIDS and the Law (Aspen, 5th ed., 2015), one of the leading resources in the field. His shorter commentary has appeared in Slate, The New Republic, and elsewhere. In 2014, he was selected as one of the Best LGBT Lawyers Under 40 by the National LGBT Bar Association. Lunch will be served. Co-sponsored by the Duke Journal on Gender Law & Policy and OUTLaw. For more information please contact Christine Kim at cik2@duke.edu.

Wednesday, March 2, 2016

Thursday, March 3, 2016

  • Mar 3 The Duke Journal of Gender, Law & Policy Annual Symposium: Gender Identity and Sexuality after Obergefell 12:30 PMLaw School 3043

    The Duke Journal of Gender, Law & Policy's Symposium will discuss theories of sexuality, gender identity, and gender expression and the implications of the Supreme Court's decision in Obergefell v. Hodges. We welcome Dr. Melina Bell, Associate Professor of Philosophy and Law at Washington & Lee University. She will present her paper "Gender Essentialism and American Law: Why and How to Sever the Connection." Professor Bell's primary research interests are in political philosophy, philosophy of law, and feminist philosophy. Her publications have focused on several different ways in which the basic structure of society, or particular domains within it, reflect hierarchies of social power that unduly restrict human freedom and opportunity and impede human flourishing. Lunch will be served. Co-sponsored by the Duke Journal on Gender Law & Policy and OUTLaw. For more information please contact Christine Kim at cik2@duke.edu.

  • Mar 3 Student Scholarship Workshop Series 12:30 PMLaw School 3171

    Please join us for the next session of our Student Scholarship Workshop Series. Lunch will be provided. Sponsored by the Student Scholarship Workshop. Please RSVP to Jean Jentilet at jean.jentilet@law.duke.edu.

  • Mar 3 Gun Control: Past, Present and Future 12:30 PMLaw School 3037

    Issues related to gun ownership have plagued the United States for a long time. The Supreme Court's decision in Heller marked a new beginning in the legal debate concerning private gun ownership. In the recent years, mass shootings and terrorist attacks have over and over again brought people's attention to this legal and social issue. With Obama's new gun control executive order, the future is even more unpredictable. Prof. Blocher and Prof. Miller from the Law School, Prof. Cook from the School of Public Policy, and Prof. Swanson from the Psychiatry Department will talk about the different aspects of the issue. Sponsored by ACS. Co-sponsored by BLSA, Duke Law Democrats and the Health Law Society. For more information, please contact Wenbo Zhang at wz53@duke.edu.

  • Mar 3 United States Attorney's Office Information Session 12:30 PMLaw School 4044

    Interested in working in a United States Attorney's Office? Join Professor Sam Buell, Professor Lisa Kern Griffin, and Duke Law graduate Erin Blondel, an AUSA in Raleigh, for an informal discussion of AUSA positions. Lunch will be served. Sponsored by Professor Griffin and Professor Buell. For more information or to RSVP, please contact Gladys Bethea at gladys.bethea@law.duke.edu.

  • Mar 3 WLSA Presents: Women on the North Carolina Bench, a Panel 5:30 PMLaw School 4045

    For nearly 10 years, the North Carolina Bar Association of Women's Attorneys, Judicial Division has visited Duke to discuss the experiences of judges from various levels of the State Judiciary. This year, WLSA invites you to join us for a panel and reception. Sponsored by WLSA. For more information, please contact Emily Weiss at ecw36@duke.edu.

Friday, March 4, 2016

  • Mar 4 Duke Forum for Law and Social Change Symposium 8:00 AMLaw School 3037

    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.

  • Mar 4 Capital Markets in China: A Discussion with Chunyang Shao, Managing Partner of JunHe Law Firm 12:30 PMLaw School 4045

    Chunyang Shao is managing partner of the Shanghai office of JunHe, a prominent Chinese law firm. He will speak on Chinese securities and capital markets, PRC outbound investment, or other more general topics on the Chinese legal practice. For more on Mr. Shao, please see his biography: http://www.junhe.com/en/partnersnc/partner/136.html?tmpl=partner&name=sh.... Lunch provided. Sponsored by the Asian Law Students Association and International Law Society. For more information, please contact Amy Richardson at amy.k.richardson@duke.edu.

  • Mar 4 Faculty Workshop 12:30 PMLaw School 3000

    Sponsored by the Office of the Dean. For more information, please contact Victoria Zellefrow at victoria.zellefrow@law.duke.edu.

  • Mar 4 2016 PILF Auction & Gala 7:30 PMWashington Duke Inn

    The PILF Auction & Gala is an annual cocktail party fundraiser that draws high levels of participation among students, faculty, staff and alumni. By donating and bidding on a wide range of both silent and live auction items, the entire Law School community comes together for this popular event in order to support students engaged in summer public interest internships. The items at auction will be donations solicited by PILF throughout the year from law firms, local businesses, faculty, students, and alumni. Popular items have included a law school parking lot pass, vacation time shares, Duke Basketball paraphernalia, dinners with professors, guitar lessons, and climbing trips. Sponsored by PILF. For more information, please contact Jasmin Lott at jasmin.lott@duke.edu.

Saturday, March 5, 2016

Monday, March 7, 2016

Tuesday, March 8, 2016

  • Mar 8 The Puerto Rican Debt Crisis: Impact and Outlook 12:30 PMLaw School 3037

    Discussion of the ongoing financial crisis related to Puerto Rico's government debt. Panelists include attorneys and credit experts from both the US and Puerto Rico. Sponsored by the Business Law Society. For more information, please contact Mitchell Brunson at mitchell.brunson@duke.edu

  • Mar 8 1L: Introduction to Oral Advocacy 12:30 PMLaw School 3041

    This session will provide an introduction to oral advocacy and the Hardt Cup Tournament for 1L students. Sponsored by the Duke Law Moot Court Board. For more information, please contact Jasmin Lott at jasmin.lott@duke.edu.

  • Mar 8 Double-Black-Diamond: Thinking And Writing For Law Clerks 12:30 PMLaw School 4000

    An hour-long exploration of top tips to expert-level thinking and writing for judicial law clerks. Sponsored by the Career and Professional Development Center. For more information, contact Hannah Beardsley at hannah.beardsley@law.duke.edu

  • Mar 8 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 more information, please contact Oleg Kobelev at kobelev@law.duke.edu.

Wednesday, March 9, 2016

  • Mar 9 The Cost of Justice: State Judiciary Selection in the United States 12:30 PMLaw School 3041

    Please join the Duke Law Chapter of the American Constitution Society as it welcomes Justice Sue Bell Cobb, Chief Justice of the Alabama Supreme Court from 2007-2011, for a discussion on the troubling optics and perverse incentives of judicial elections on the independence of our state judiciaries and the legal profession as a whole. Lunch will be served. Sponsored by the Duke Bar Association and ACS National. For more information, contact Brett Bellmore at brett.bellmore@duke.edu.

Thursday, March 10, 2016

Friday, March 11, 2016

Monday, March 14, 2016

Monday, March 21, 2016

  • Mar 21 Faculty Hein Author Portal/Google Scholar Program 12:30 PMLaw School 4055

    Law faculty members are invited to learn more about two scholarship tracking systems, Hein Author Portal and Google Scholar. For law faculty only. Sponsored by the Goodson Law Library. For more information, please contact Hollie White at hollie.white@law.duke.edu.

  • Mar 21 Information Session Regarding LLM Certificate of Attendance 12:30 PMLaw School 3041

    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 LLM students planning to sit for the bar exam to show you how to fill out the form correctly and answer your questions. Please note that students who are qualified to sit for the bar exam by the virtue of their home country law degree do not need to attend this session. 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 21 DBA Finance Committee Meeting 12:30 PMLaw School 4046

    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 22, 2016

  • Mar 22 Anatomy of a Deal by Vinson & Elkins 11:30 AMLaw School 4045

    Join Vinson & Elkins, a premier global transactional law firm, and OUTLaw, the Business Law Society, the International Law Society, and the Federalist Society in the annual Anatomy of a Deal event, where real practitioners walk students through the mechanics of a major transaction, highlighting the role that attorneys play along the way. Q-Shack will be served. Sponsored by Vinson & Elkins. For more information, please contact Seth Pearson (seth.pearson@lawnet.duke.edu).

  • Mar 22 Advanced Business Networking for International Lawyers Part II: Navigating American Culture of Networking 12:30 PMLaw School 4047

    Please join Mary Crane, a nationally recognized speaker and trainer, for a presentation on how to make the most out of networking events for LLM students. Covered topics include: research and preparation for events, introducing oneself, introducing others, initiating, maintaining, and exiting conversations, follow-up, and related issues. Lunch will be served. Sponsored by International Studies. For additional information, please contact Oleg Kobelev at kobelev@law.duke.edu.

  • Mar 22 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 22 1L Blueprint for Success 5:00 PMOff-campus

    Duke Law CPDC will host the annual "1L Blueprint for Success" event at the Durham Convention Center. Students will have the opportunity to network with lawyers and recruiters from top law firm and government and public interest law offices across the country. For more information, please contact Erin Biggerstaff at erin.biggerstaff@law.duke.edu. Sponsored by the Career and Professional Development Center.

Wednesday, March 23, 2016

  • Mar 23 Lunch with the Dean 12:30 PMLaw School 2014

    The Office of Student Affairs is pleased to announce a wonderful opportunity to have lunch with Dean David F. Levi. 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 Leigh Marquess at leigh.marquess@law.duke.edu no later than Friday, March 18 at 5:00 p.m. Sponsored by the Office of Student Affairs.

  • Mar 23 Clinics Information Session 12:30 PMLaw School 3041

    In preparation for registration, come hear from faculty and students about the Law School's wide variety of clinical courses. Learning By Doing In a clinic, you are the lawyer. Working under the close supervision of clinical faculty, you meet with clients, analyze real world problems, develop legal strategies, prepare legal documents, and appear on behalf of your clients at meetings, in negotiations, and at hearings. Through this you will deepen your substantive legal knowledge, develop core lawyering skills and provide critical legal services to underrepresented clients who have no other access to the legal system. Sponsored by Law Clinics. For more information, please contact Sandra Pettiford at pettiford@law.duke.edu.

  • Mar 23 2L Summer Success Series 12:30 PMLaw School 3043

    This series will feature three programs designed to helps 2Ls with the skills they'll need for a successful 2L summer experience. More details to follow. For additional information, contact Dale Malone at dale.malone@law.duke.edu. Sponsored by the Career & Professional Development Center.

Thursday, March 24, 2016

  • Mar 24 Lives in the Law with Judge Robert Katzmann 12:30 PMLaw School 3041

    Sponsored by the Office of the Dean. For more information, please contact Sandie MacLachlan at sandra.maclachlan@gmail.com.

  • Mar 24 The OECD's Anti-Bribery Treaty 12:30 PMLaw School 4042

    Patrick Moulette, head of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development's (OECD) anti-corruption division, will present a lecture titled "The OECD's Anti-Bribery Treaty." Sponsored by the Center for International and Comparative Law. Lunch will be provided. For more information, please contact Ali Prince at ali.prince@law.duke.edu.

Friday, March 25, 2016

Monday, March 28, 2016

Tuesday, March 29, 2016

  • Mar 29 Natural Gas, Methane & Climate Change Lunch Talk 12:30 PMLaw School 3043

    Join the Duke Environmental Law & Policy Clinic, NC WARN, and The Climate Times for lunch and a panel discussion on the economics and environmental risks associated with natural gas production and use. Guest speakers include geoscientist and shale gas expert J. David Hughes, and Professor of Ecology and Environmental Biology at Cornell, Dr. Robert Howarth. Sponsored by the Duke Environmental Law & Policy Clinic. Please contact Ryke Longest, longest@law.duke.edu, or Shannon Arata, shannon.arata@lawnet.duke.edu, for more information.

  • Mar 29 Journals Casenote Competition: Editors-in-Chief Panel Discussion 12:30 PMLaw School 3041

    Join the members of the Casenote Committee and the Editors-in-Chief of Duke Law's 9 journals for a panel discussion covering the journal selection process, the rewards and obligations of being on a journal, and the defining characteristics of each organization. All 1Ls encouraged to attend. Pizza will be provided. Sponsored by the Duke Law Casenote Committee. For more information, please contact casenote@law.duke.edu

Wednesday, March 30, 2016

  • Mar 30 2016 Class Photo 12:30 PMSee description

    The official class photo for all JDs, LLMs, and LLM-LEs for the Class of 2016. You must wear a dark suit for the shoot. Location: Front Lawn. Rain date: March 31, 2016. Sponsored by the Office of Student Affairs. For more information, please contact Leigh Marquess at leigh.marquess@law.duke.edu.

  • Mar 30 1Ls: Course Selection & Targeted Career Planning 12:30 PMLaw School 4047

    A three part series for 1Ls. Additional details coming soon. Co-sponsored by the Career and Professional Development Center and the Office of Student Affairs. For more information, contact Dale Malone at dale.malone@law.duke.edu

  • Mar 30 Fix the Court 12:30 PMLaw School 3037

    Do you think that the Supreme Court Justices should be the only federal judges not bound by the Code of Conduct for U.S. Judges? Should video coverage of Supreme Court hearings be allowed? Join the American Constitution Society and the Federalist Society for a lively lunch discussion about Supreme Court transparency and accessibility. The panel will feature Professor Thomas Metzloff, Professor Ernest Young, and Professor Donald Ayer, and will be moderated by Gabe Roth, the executive director of Fix the Court, a non-profit that concentrates on judicial transparency and institutional reform for the Supreme Court. Co-sponsored by ACS and the Federalist Society. For more information, please contact Josh Zaslawsky at joshua.zaslawsky@duke.edu.

Thursday, March 31, 2016

  • Mar 31 2L Summer Success Series 12:30 PMLaw School 4047

    This series will feature three programs designed to helps 2Ls with the skills they'll need for a successful 2L summer experience. More details to follow. For additional information, contact Dale Malone at dale.malone@law.duke.edu. Sponsored by the Career & Professional Development Center.

  • Mar 31 PIPL: Speaker Tristan Duncan 12:30 PMLaw School 3037

    Speaker Tristan Duncan, more details to follow. Sponsored by PIPL. For more information, contact Jean Jentilet at jean.jentilet@law.duke.edu.

Friday, April 1, 2016

Saturday, April 2, 2016

Monday, April 4, 2016

Tuesday, April 5, 2016

Wednesday, April 6, 2016

  • Apr 6 A Life in Sports and the Law - A Conversation with Doug Perlman, Sports Media Advisors CEO 12:30 PMLaw School 4055

    Doug Perlman, founder and CEO of Sports Media Advisors, will join Professor Paul Haagen for a one-on-one discussion on the changing media landscape. Doug Perlman is a veteran sports media executive who has held senior leadership roles at the NHL and IMG and has been recognized by The Sporting News as one of the 100 Most Powerful People in Sports. At SMA, he has worked with several prominent sports organizations including the NFL, NASCAR, USTA, PGA Tour, and MLB. Lunch will be provided. Sponsored by the Sports and Entertainment Law Society. For more information, please contact Benjamin Freeman at Benjamin.Freeman@Duke.edu.

  • Apr 6 1Ls: Course Selection & Targeted Career Planning 12:30 PMLaw School 4047

    A three part series for 1Ls. Additional details coming soon. Co-sponsored by the Career and Professional Development Center and the Office of Student Affairs. For more information, contact Dale Malone at dale.malone@law.duke.edu

Thursday, April 7, 2016

  • Apr 7 2L Summer Success Series 12:30 PMLaw School 3043

    This series will feature three programs designed to helps 2Ls with the skills they'll need for a successful 2L summer experience. More details to follow. For additional information, contact Dale Malone at dale.malone@law.duke.edu. Sponsored by the Career & Professional Development Center.

Friday, April 8, 2016

Monday, April 11, 2016

  • Apr 11 Visa Tips for International Students Seeking to Obtain Permanent Residence in the U.S. 12:30 PMLaw School 4047

    Are you attending Duke Law School on F1 or J1 visa and intend to remain in the U.S. following the conclusion of your Optional Practical Training (OPT)? If so, please join Lorcan Shannon LLM'10 for a detailed discussion on the process and requirements of securing permanent residence in the U.S. At the session, jointly sponsored by the Office of International Studies and the Office of Student Affairs, students will learn about H1B work visa program, types of companies that generally hire H1Bs, employer requirements, next steps (i.e. Green Card) and many more. Mr. Shannon will also share his own career path and experience and offer advice to students interested in pursuing immigration law as a career. Sponsored by International Studies. For more information, please contact Oleg Kobelev at kobelev@law.duke.edu.

  • Apr 11 DBA Finance Committee Meeting 12:30 PMLaw School 4046

    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, April 12, 2016

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

    Please join our distinguished panelists for lunch when they will discuss the topic, "Why Clerk?" Each judge will offer their 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. For more information, contact Hannah Beardsley at hannah.beardsley@law.duke.edu. Sponsored by the Career & Professional Development Center.

  • Apr 12 2016 Hardt Cup Tournament Final Round 5:30 PMLaw School 3041

    The Moot Court Board proudly presents the final round of the 2016 Hardt Cup Tournament. This year's judges include The Honorable Todd M. Hughes, United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, the Honorable Robin L. Rosenberg, Southern District of Florida and the Honorable Frank D. Whitney, Western District of North Carolina. All students and faculty are encouraged to watch this year's finalists. Sponsored by the Moot Court Board. For more information, contact Jennifer Tian at Jennifer.Tian@lawnet.duke.edu.

Wednesday, April 13, 2016

Thursday, April 14, 2016

Friday, April 15, 2016

Saturday, April 16, 2016

Monday, April 18, 2016

Thursday, April 21, 2016

Thursday, April 28, 2016

Thursday, May 5, 2016

Wednesday, May 11, 2016

Thursday, May 12, 2016

Saturday, May 14, 2016

  • May 14 Law School Hooding Ceremony 5:30 PMCameron Indoor Stadium

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

Thursday, May 19, 2016

  • May 19 Culp Colloquium 7:00 AMLaw School 4042

    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. Interested faculty should contact Professor Charles at charles@law.duke.edu.

Friday, May 20, 2016

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Friday, June 17, 2016

Saturday, June 18, 2016