Recent Activities

Matthew Adler

  • Professor Adler presented "Happiness Surveys and Public Policy" during the New Scholarship on Happiness conference, Duke Law School. (May 01, 2014)
  • Professor Adler gave a Meador Lecture at the University of Alabama. The theme of the lecture series was equality. (April 14, 2014) » Listen to the podcast
  • Professor Adler presented "Extended Preferences" at a conference for the Oxford Handbook of Well-Being and Public Policy, Princeton University. (February 01, 2014)
  • Professor Adler presented "Understanding LIfe Choices" during a Public Law and Legal Theory workshop, University of Chicago Law School. (January 01, 2014)
  • Professor Adler presented "Distributional Weights: A Defense" at the Society for Risk Analysis annual conference, Baltimore, Maryland. (December 01, 2013)
  • Professor Adler presented "Happiness and Public Policy: A Transatlantic Conversation" with Paul Dolan, Duke Law School. (December 01, 2013)
  • Professor Adler presented "Measuring Happiness and Well-Being" to a symposium on Happiness, PPE Program, UNC-Chapel Hill. (December 01, 2013)
  • Professor Adler presented "Happiness and Cost-Benefit Analysis" to the Duke Law Alumni Association. (November 01, 2013)
  • Professor Adler presented "Custom, Interpretation, ad Meta-Interpretation" during the Duke Law School Roundtable on custom and constitutional law. (November 01, 2013)
  • Professor Adler presented "CBA and Distributional Weights" during the Triangle Resource and Environmental Economics (TREE) workshop. (October 01, 2013)
  • Professor Adler presented "Morality and Cost-Benefit Analysis" during a workshop for the PPE Program, UNC-Chapel Hill. (September 01, 2013)
  • Professor Adler taught a week-long mini-course on Well-Being and Fair Distribution at the Max Planck Institute of Economics in Jena, Germany. The couse was given as part of a summer school for graduate students in economics and psychology. (July 31, 2013)
  • Professor Adler presented "Happiness Surveys, Preference Utility and Experience Utility" during a conference on Well-Being and Preferences, College d'Etudes, Mondiales, Paris. (June 01, 2013)
  • Professor Adler presented "Equity, Pigou-Dalton, and Pareto" during the conference on Priorities in Global Health 2020, University of Pennsylvania. (May 01, 2013)
  • Professor Adler presented "Well-Being and Fair Distribution" at the Law and Society annual conerence, Boston, Massachusettes. (May 01, 2013)
  • Professor Adler presented "Prioritarianism and Climate Change" during a workshop on the ethics of risk and climate change, Princeton Institute for INternational Regional Studies. (April 01, 2013)
  • Professor Adler presented “Equity, Pigou-Dalton, and Pareto” to the Harvard University Program in Ethics and Health annual conference. (April 01, 2013)
  • Professor Adler presented "Distributional Weights" at the Society for Benefit-Cost Analysis annual conference, Washington, D.C. (February 01, 2013)
  • Professor Adler presented  "Happiness Surveys and Public Policy" during the annual administrative law conference, Duke Law Journal. (February 01, 2013)
  • Professor Adler commented on Nicholas Rosencranz's article "The Subjects of the Constitution," during a symposium hosted by the University of Pennsylvania Journal of Constitutional Law. (January 01, 2013)
  • Professor Adler presented his paper, "Happiness Surveys and Public Policy: What's the Use?" at several U.S. law school faculty workshops in March and April 2012. (September 25, 2012)
  • Professor Adler was a fellow at the Institute for Global Studies in Paris in June, working with the welfare economics group, and presented a paper on the social valuation of risk reduction.  While in Paris, Adler also participated in a conference on climate change, speaking about the theoretical framework for valuing harms to future generations. (June 01, 2012)
  • Professor Adler spoke about the social valuation of risk reduction as part of a conference on statistical versus identified lives hosted by the Harvard Global Health Institute and Harvard Program in Ethics and Health in April.   (April 01, 2012)

Katharine T. Bartlett

  • Professor Bartlett was on the selection committee for the ALI Young Scholars Award and the Class Gift Committee for the 1989 ALI Life Member class. (July 16, 2014)
  • Professor Bartlett participated in several amici briefs, including Windsor and Kitchen v. Herbert.  (July 16, 2014)
  • Professor Bartlett was a round table participant at the Feminist Legal Theory, Law & Society annual meeting.  (May 31, 2014)
  • Professor Bartlett was a speaker at the Indiana Journal of Law & Social Equality Symposium. (April 30, 2014)
  • Professor Bartlett was a moderator at the Eighth Annual Feminist Theory Workshop, hosted by Duke University. (March 21, 2014)
  • Professor Bartlett was a speaker at the event, Find Your Moxie: Duke Women Creating Change. (February 22, 2014)
  • Professor Bartlett presented a Meador Lecture on objectivity at the University of Alabama School of Law. (November 12, 2013) » Listen to the podcast
  • Professor Bartlett was a speaker at the Critical Theory Colloquium, hosted by the University of Colorado School of Law. (March 31, 2013)

Lawrence G. Baxter

  • Professor Baxter co-organized the inaugural Financial Law Forum in Shanghai. (July 29, 2014) » Read the article
  • Professor Baxter shared his expertise on a panel at the George Washington University Law School entitiled "The Future Direction of Financial Regulation After the 2012 Election" that included Professor Cox. (February 08, 2013) » More
  • Professor Baxter will speak at the ICFR Annual International Regulatory Summit in London on Sept. 26. (September 26, 2012)
  • Professor Baxter met with Andy Haldane, Director of Financial Stability, Bank of England, to discuss new thinking on banking regulation on Sept. 25. (September 25, 2012)
  • Professor Baxter participated in the International Center for Financial Regulation conference at the Guildhall in London, Sept. 25-26. He was one of four on a private members' panel for the ICFR conference. (September 25, 2012)
  • Professor Baxter delivered a presentation to the Seoul National University School of Law on "Dilemmas of Modern Banking Regulation," on Sept. 22. (September 22, 2012)
  • Professor Baxter delivered a paper entitled "A Current Assessment of Some Extraterritorial Impacts of the Dodd-Frank Act with Special Focus on the Volcker Rule and Derivatives Regulation," at the joint conference of the Korean Banking and Financial Lawyers' Association and the Korea Institute of Finance on "Recent Reforms in International Banking and Financial Regulation and its Future Prospects," on Sept. 21. (September 21, 2012)
  • Professor Baxter delivered a paper entitled "The Fundamental Forces Driving Global and US Financial Reform," at the Global Science and Technology Law Institute of the Sungkyunkwan University Law School on Sept. 20. (September 20, 2012)
  • Professor Baxter delivered a presentation at the Hankuk University of Foreign Studies, Seoul, on "Developments in the Dodd-Frank Act in the US:  Implications and Prospects," on Sept. 19. (September 19, 2012)
  • Professor Baxter handled interviews with the media, including three on South African television and radio on the various scandals surrounding the banking industry during the summer (2012). (July 01, 2012)
  • Professor Baxter participated on a panel with the Chairman of the FDIC, Sheila C. Bair, as part of Fuqua Business School's Distinguished Speaker Series. (February 08, 2011)
  • Professor Baxter presented a panel paper on "Capture in Financial Services," at the Fordham Journal of Corporate & Financial Law Symposium sponsored by Fordham Law School in New York City. (February 07, 2011)
  • Professor Baxter delivered lectures on "US Financial Reform: Dodd-Frank and G20/Basel," at the Seminar on Comparative Law, Commercial Law and Enterprise Law," at the National Taiwan University College of Law in Taipei. (December 06, 2010)
  • Professor Baxter presented "U.S. Financial Reform: Dodd-Frank and the G20/FSB/Basel Committee" at the National Taiwan University College of Law's Seminar on Comparative Commercial Law and Enterprise Law. (December 06, 2010)
  • Professor Baxter participated in a panel discussion on "Assessing the Outcome of Financial Reform" at Duke's Kenan Institute for Ethics (November 11, 2010)
  • Professor Baxter delivered the Oliver Schreiner Memorial Lecture on "Adaptive Regulation in the Amoral Bazaar" at the University of Witwatersrand School of Law in Johannesburg, South Africa. (October 20, 2010)
  • Professor Baxter presented a paper entitled "Exploring the WFO Option for Global Banking Regulation" at the Globalisation and Governance Conference 2010 at the Mandela Institute in Johannesburg, South Africa. (October 15, 2010) » Read the paper

Sara Sun Beale

  • Professor Beale attended a Judicial Conference Advisory Committee on Criminal Rules meeting in Washington, D.C. (November 04, 2014)
  • Professor Beale pesented "An Introduction to the ABA Task Force Proposal" at the Wayne State Law Review Symposium in Detroit, Michigan. (October 24, 2014)
  • Professor Beale, a member of the ABA Task Force on the Reform of Federal Sentencing for Economic Crimes, attended a task force meeting in Washington, D.C. (October 22, 2014)
  • Professor Beale spoke at a conference in São Paulo, Brazil, regarding coordination efforts of anti-corruption institutions in Latin America, held at the São Paulo Law School of Fundação Getulio Vargas (DIREITO SP). The conference reviewed empirical research in six Latin American countries on anti-corruption coordination mechanisms using several legal and policy dimensions. (September 18, 2014)
  • Professor Beale taught Introduction to American Law at the 2014 Duke-Geneva Institute in Transnational Law.  (July 31, 2014)
  • Professor Beale presented a paper entitled “Public Opinion and the Abolition or Retention of the Death Penalty: Why is the United States So Different?” at the International Society for Reform of Criminal Law Conference on Crime and the Future: Back to the Future for Sentencing and Correction Reform in Vancouver, British Columbia  (June 30, 2014)
  • Professor Beale continued her work as the U.S. adviser to the EU-funded three-year project to develop a cohesive model to counteract financial crime and corruption in the public sector in Greece.  In June 2014, Beale organized and attended a week of meetings in Washington, D.C., between Greek researchers and experts at the World Bank, IMF, GAO, the Office of Government Ethics, State Department Office of Inspector, the FBI, the IRS, and various offices within the Justice Department.  The group also met with two Duke alumni, Thomas Hanusik and Adam Safwat, who have prior experience as federal prosecutors but are now well-known defense lawyers. (June 30, 2014)
  • Professor Beale presented a comparative research workshop entitled, "A Cohesive Model to Counteract Financial Crime and Corruption in the Public Sector in Greece," at Aristotle University in Thessaloniki, Greece. (September 24, 2013)
  • Professor Beale spoke spoke at the German National Committee of Comparative Law at The Philipp University in Marburg, Germany. The presentation was titled "Prosecuting Corporations for Crimes: US Law and Comparative Perspective." (September 12, 2013)
  • Professor Beale, along with Professors Lisa Griffin and Samuel Buell, hosted a conference on "Adjudicating the Guilty Mind" at Duke Law School. (May 10, 2011)
  • Professor Beale attended a meeting of the Judicial Conference Advisory Committee on Criminal Rules in Portland, Oregon, as the committee's reporter. (April 11, 2011)
  • Professor Beale chaired a panel at a conference on "The Future of Adversary Systems" at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. (April 01, 2011)
  • Professor Beale presented "Prosecutorial Independence: Comparing the U.S. to its Common Law Cousins" during a faculty workshop at the University of Virginia Law School in Charlottesville, Virginia. (March 25, 2011)
  • Professor Beale presented "Prosecution of Terrorists in Federal Courts" at the Federal Judicial Center's seminar on Law and Terrorism at Duke Law School. (March 03, 2011)
  • Professor Beale, with James Felman L'87, co-authored a chapter entitled "Enlisting and Deploying Federal Grand Juries in the War on Terrorism," included in "Grand Jury 2.0: Modern Perspectives on the Grand Jury." (February 22, 2011)
  • Professor Beale moderated a panel on "Happiness" during a conference on "Dancing on the Glass Ceiling: Tools and Creative Solutions for Professional and Personal Success," at Duke Law School. (January 28, 2011)
  • Professor Beale attended and served as commentator during a Criminal Justice Roundtable at Vanderbilt Law School in Nashville. (December 10, 2010)
  • Professor Beale spoke at "Overcriminalization 2.0," a conference sponsored by the Journal of Law, Economics and Policy and others in Washington, D.C. (November 21, 2010)
  • Professor Beale spoke on a panel on "Expansion of Federal Criminal Power: Too Much or Too Little?" at the Federalist Society National Lawyers Convention, Washington, D.C. (November 18, 2010)
  • Professor Beale spoke on a panel on "White Collar Sentencing" at the ABA Criminal Justice Section's Sentencing & Reentry Institute in Washington, D.C. (November 05, 2010)
  • Professor Beale spoke on "Media and Public Policy," at the Canadian Institute for the Administration of Justice conference on "Sentencing and Corrections: Sentencing Theory Meets Practice," Vancouver, British Columbia. (October 15, 2010)
  • Professor Beale attended the meeting of the Judicial Conference Advisory Committee on Criminal Rules, on which she serves as the reporter, in Boston, Massachusetts. (September 27, 2010)
  • Professor Beale taught a course for judges, sponsored by the Law and Economics Center, on "Corporations and the Limits of Criminal Law" at George Mason University in Fairfax, Virginia. (September 24, 2010)

Stuart M. Benjamin

  • Professor Benjamin presented a paper at the Harvard Law Review Symposium, a conference in celebration of the 50th anniversary of New York Times Co. v. Sullivan, 376 U.S. 254 (1964). (February 15, 2014) » Watch the symposium
  • Professor Benjamin presented "Algorithms, Communication, and the First Amendment" as part of the symposium, The Evolving Internet, at the University of Pennsylvania Law School on Oct. 19. (October 19, 2012)
  • Professor Benjamin spoke on "Standing the Test of Time: The Breadth of Majority Coalitions and the Fate of U.S. Supreme Court Precedents," at the "Judicial Collegiality: Positive Theories and Empirical Analyses" conference hosted by the USC-Caltech Center for the Study of Law and Politics and the University of Southern California Gould School of Law in Los Angeles, California. (November 11, 2011)
  • Professor Benjamin delivered the keynote address at a conference entitled, "Incentive Auctions & Spectrum Secondary Markets: Complements or Substitutes?" hosted by the Georgetown Center for Business and Public Policy in Washington, D.C. (June 16, 2011)
  • Professor Benjamin, with Professor Rai, presented a paper, "Structuring U.S. Innovation Policy: Creating a White House Office of Innovation Policy," at the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation. (June 24, 2010) » More

Donald H. Beskind

  • Professor Beskind was a co-author of the third edition of North Carolina Evidentiary Foundations, Lexis/Nexis. (December 01, 2014)
  • Professor Beskind was a faculty member for the National Institute of Trial Advocacy’s Teacher Training Program held at Elon Law in Greensboro, North Carolina.  (September 01, 2014)
  • Professor Beskind taught at the Capital Post Conviction Persuasion institute held at Cornell Law in Ithaca, New York. (September 01, 2014)
  • Professor Beskind organized and served on the faculty of the Anthony Amsterdam Capital Post Conviction Training Program held at Duke Law.  (July 01, 2014)
  • Professor Beskind was selected as a recipient of the 2014-15 Duke Institute for Brain Sciences Research Incubator Award for a project entitled, "Empirical and Neurobiological Foundations of Legal Decision-Making." (June 24, 2014)
  • Professor Beskind was selected as a recipient of the 2014-15 Duke Institute for Brain Sciences Research Incubator Award for a project entitled, "Empirical and Neurobiological Foundations of Legal Decision-Making."  (June 24, 2014)
  • Professor Beskind argued for Marcus Robinson in the North Carolina Supreme Court when the State of North Carolina appealed the resentencing of Mr. Robinson from death to life in prison without parole after Mr. Robinson prevailed in a case brought North Carolina’s Racial Justice Act.   (April 01, 2014)
  • Professor Beskind was the co-author of the tenth edition of BMI v. Minicom, National Institute of Trial Advocacy, Lexis/Nexis. (January 01, 2014)
  • Professor Beskind was a co-author of the sixth edition of State v. Burns, National Institute of Trial Advocacy, Lexis/Nexis. (January 01, 2014)
  • Professor Beskind began a three-year term on the Board of the Center for Death Penalty Litigation, Durham, North Carolina.  (January 01, 2014)
  • Professor Beskind served as Vice President of the Roscoe Pound Institute for Civil Justice. (February 22, 2011)
  • Professor Beskind taught a joint program for the Department of Justice and National Institute for Trial Advocacy on trial skills for lawyers representing victims of domestic violence held in New Orleans, Louisiana. (January 03, 2011)
  • Professor Beskind, through the National Institute for Trial Lawyers, designed and conducted a trial skill training program for lawyers at the Raleigh City Attorney's office. (September 01, 2010)

Joseph Blocher

  • Professor Blocher participated in the panel discussion, "Grappling with Crime ad Mass Shootings in Today's Gun Landscape," during the Harvard Journal on Legislation's 2015 Symposium, "Firearms in America: Safety and Liberty." (February 11, 2015) » More
  • Professor Blocher had a discussion on the topic of "Firearm Localism" with the editors of the Yale Law Journal. (November 22, 2013)
  • Professor Blocher presented "Gun Rights Talk" at the Symposium on "America's Political Dysfunction: Constitutional Connections, Cares, and Cures," at Boston University School of Law. (November 15, 2013)
  • Professor Blocher presented, "From Dodge City to First Street: A Case Study in the Use of Tradition to Create, Define and Regulate a Constitutional Right," at the conference on "The Role of Custom, Convention and the Tradition in U.S. Constitutional Law," at Duke University School of Law. (November 09, 2013)
  • Professor Blocher presented "Colleges and Universities: Legal Issues in the Halls of Ivy," at New York University Law School's National Center on Philanthropy and the Law. (October 24, 2013)
  • Professor Blocher presented his work, "Selling State Borders," at Rutgers School of Law. (October 07, 2013)
  • Professor Blocher presented his work, "Progressive Constitutionalism at Gunpoint," at the American Constitution Society's Constitution Day Lecture at Duke University School of Law. (September 17, 2013)
  • Professor Blocher presented his work, "Selling State Borders," at Loyola Law School. (February 07, 2013)
  • Professor Blocher presented, "The Second Amendment and Gun Control," at the Carol Woods Community Center in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. (February 05, 2013)
  • Professor Blocher presented "Second Amendment Localism" at the Guns in America: Conflicting Points of View conference sponsored by the Wisconsin Center for the Study of Liberal Democracy on Nov. 1. (November 01, 2012)
  • Professor Blocher will discuss current issues before the U.S. Supreme Court with Duke Law alumni in Houston in October. (October 11, 2012)
  • Professor Blocher participated in a webinar for the ACLU regarding First Amendment issues at the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, N.C. (August 20, 2012) » More
  • Professor Blocher participated in a Faculty Workshop on "Rights To and Not To" at Duke Law School. (July 08, 2011)
  • Professor Blocher served as advisor at an Entry Level Professor Workshop at Duke Law School. (May 19, 2011)
  • Professor Blocher participated in a panel discussion on JDB v. North Carolina at Duke Law School. (April 06, 2011)
  • Professor Blocher participated in a seminar on "Capitalism, Institutions, and Economic Growth: 'Thin' Rule of Law" at Duke's Sanford School of Public Policy. (February 10, 2011)
  • Professor Blocher was an organizer and moderator for the Duke Journal of Constitutional Law and Public Policy's annual symposium on "The Very Idea of Judicial Takings." (February 04, 2011)
  • Professor Blocher spoke about "Reverse Incorporation" during the Federalism Seminar at Duke Law School. (January 21, 2011)
  • Professor Blocher participated in a panel discussion with the Hon. Jeff Sutton, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit, at Duke Law School. The topic discussed was "State Constitutional Law: Why Practice It, Why Study It." (January 11, 2011)
  • Professor Blocher delivered a paper, "Reverse Incorporation of State Constitutional Law," at the Constitutional Law & Theory Colloquium at Cornell Law School. (November 08, 2010)
  • Professor Blocher delivered a paper, "When and How Is It Appropriate for Federal Courts to Borrow State Constitutional Law?" at the "State Constitutionalism in the 21st Century" symposium at Penn State Law School. (September 22, 2010)

Daniel S. Bowling III

  • Senior Lecturing Fellow Bowling published results of an empirical study: “Character Strengths and Academic Performance in Law School” in the April, 2015 edition of the Journal of Research in Personality (co-authored by Margaret Kern, PhD). (April 01, 2015)
  • Senior Lecturing Fellow Bowling served as a panelist on “Law and Mental Health” at the Duke Law Forum for Law and Social Change in Durham, NC. (December 03, 2014)
  • Senior Lecturing Fellow Bowling served as a panelist on the topic “Enhancing Lawyers’ Well-being and Performance: Lessons from Positive Psychology and Neuroscience”.at the National Association of Legal Professionals (NALP) in Washington, D.C. (November 03, 2014)
  • Senior Lecturing Fellow Bowling delivered a CLE presentation "The Choices Happy Lawyers Make" to the New York Bar Association in Albany, NY. (September 30, 2014)
  • Senior Lecturing Fellow Bowling presented results of an empirical study “Character Strengths and Law Students” at the Canadian Positive Psychology Association annual meeting in Ottawa, Canada. (July 17, 2014)
  • Senior Lecturing Fellow Bowling delivered a lecture “The Importance of the Rule of Law in Human Flourishing” at the University of Pennsylvania. (March 29, 2014)
  • Senior Lecturing Fellow Bowling's piece “Judge Gerald B. Tjoflat: A Profile” was published in the Spring, 2014 edition of the Eleventh Circuit Historical Society newsletter. (March 01, 2014)
  • Senior Lecturing Fellow Bowling delivered keynote address titled “7 Habits of Happy Lawyers” to the annual meeting of Hall, Estill in Oklahoma City, OK. (February 08, 2014)
  • Senior Lecturing Fellow Bowling spoke on the connection between leadership and happiness at the Memphis University School's Rogers Leadership Forum. (February 07, 2014) » Read the article
  • Senior Lecturing Fellow Bowling was the keynote speaker at the North Carolina Bar Association Winter CLE in Pinehurst, North Carolina. His keynote was "Lawyers and their Elusive Pursuit of Happiness: Does it Matter?" which discussed his ongoing empirical research into lawyer personality traits and how Aristotelian virtue ethics should be related to modern legal professionalism. (February 24, 2012)
  • Senior Lecturing Fellow Bowling was the featured speaker at the Atlanta Duke Law Alumni winter meeting, speaking on well-being for lawyers. (January 31, 2012)
  • Senior Lecturing Fellow Dan Bowling delivered an address on "What's Up with Young Lawyers" to the annual conference of the U.S. 11th Circuit Court. Bowling discussed generational differences in the practice of law and their impact on the current crop of law school graduates. (May 03, 2011)
  • Senior Lecturing Fellow Bowling delivered a lecture at Emory Law School as part of the four-year "Pursuit of Happiness" project conducted by the Center for Law and Religion at Emory. (September 09, 2010)

James Boyle

  • Professor Boyle presented "Vituperative Epithets and a Scheme of Greed," Loyola Law School, Los Angeles, California. (February 03, 2014)
  • Professor Boyle was a keynote speaker at The John Adams Institute. The presentation was titled, "James Boyle & Paul Goldstein with Bernt Hugenholtz: A Discussion about Copyright." (December 12, 2013)
  • Professor Boyle delivered the keynote address at the 20th Annual Madrid Future Trends Forum on the topic, “Flows of Capital.” (June 05, 2013) » Watch the keynote address
  • Professor Boyle was the keynote speaker at the American Research Libraries Annual Conference in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. (May 02, 2013)
  • Professor Boyle was the keynote speaker at the Future Trends Forum in Madrid, Spain. (February 25, 2013)
  • Professor Boyle delivered the 2011 Melville B. Nimmer Memorial Lecture on "Back to the Future: Piracy, Technological Revolution and a 'Scheme of Greed'" at UCLA School of Law in Los Angeles, California. (November 03, 2011) » More
  • Professor Boyle wrote about "Fantasy and reality in intellectual property policy" for the Financial Times' New Technology Policy Forum. (December 01, 2010)
  • Professor Boyle delivered "A Brief History of Copyright" for the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation's Spark programme as part of its coverage of Canada's pending new copyright act. (November 28, 2010)
  • Professor Boyle received one of five Electronic Freedom Foundation 2010 Pioneer Awards for his work "to celebrate and protect the values of cultural and scientific openness." (November 08, 2010)
  • Professor Boyle joined Ryan Radia and Paul Jones to discuss "Is the Net Neutral Territory?" on WUNC's The State of Things. (September 28, 2010)
  • Professor Boyle wrote about "Who steals the gene from the off the common" for the Financial Times' New Technology Policy Forum. (September 25, 2010)
  • Professor Boyle, with Jennifer Jenkins, and Keith Aoki, created an editorial cartoon for the San Francisco Chronicle on "Copyright's Futures" (September 25, 2010)
  • Professor Boyle, Jennifer Jenkins, Keith Aoki, Deborah De Angelis, and Lorenzo De Tomasi released an Italian translation of the educational comic/graphic novel "Racconti dal pubblico dominio : Prigioniera della Legge ?" (Tales of the Public Domain: Bound By Law?) (September 21, 2010)
  • Professor Boyle was the keynote speaker at the Open Rights Group Conference in London, U.K. He discussed "The Incredible Shrinking Public Domain: A Paradox." (July 24, 2010)
  • Professor Boyle delivered the keynote address at the 3rd IRF Symposium in Vienna, Austria. His talk was titled: "What If the Web Really Worked for Science? Reimagining Data Policy and Intellectual Policy." (June 02, 2010)

Curtis A. Bradley

  • Professor Bradley was named as one of HeinOnline's Top 250 Authors. (April 14, 2015) » See the list
  • Professor Bradley presented a paper at the Annual International Law in Domestic Courts Interest Group Workshop at Yale Law School. (December 05, 2013)
  • Professor Bradley was a panelist at the American Bar Association's 23rd Annual Review of the Field of National Security Law in Washington, DC. (October 31, 2013)
  • Professor Bradley gave public lectures on his work, "International Law and American Constitutionalism:  Reflections on 20 Years of Controversy,” at the University of Virginia School of Law, Duke Law School, University of North Carolina School of Law, University of Cincinnati College of Law, and University of Chicago Law School, February through April 2013. (April 30, 2013)
  • Professor Bradley presented a constitutional workshop on "Presidential Power, HIstorical Practice and Legal Constraint" at the University of Chicago Law School. (April 17, 2013)
  • Professor Bradley participated in the panel discussion, "Customary International Law:  What is its Role in the U.S. Legal System,” hosted by the American Society of International Law in Washington, D.C. (March 31, 2013)
  • Professor Bradley presented, "International Law in the U.S. Legal System,” at the Legal Adviser’s Office of the U.S. State Department in Washington, D.C. (March 31, 2013)
  • Professor Bradley was a participant at the Customary International Law seminar, hosted by Lauterpacht Centre Cambridge University, United Kingdom (January 31, 2013)
  • Professor Bradley has been appointed by the American Law Institute to serve as a Reporter on the proposed Restatement (Fourth) of the Foreign Relations Law of the United States. There are a total of eight Reporters, and his particular focus will be on the sections of the Restatement relating to treaties. (October 27, 2012) » More
  • Professor Bradley co-organized a day-long workshop titled "Are Government Institutions Constrained by Law" at Columbia Law School in September. (September 01, 2012)
  • Professor Bradley presented "Approaches of National Courts to Engagement with International Law" at the International Law Association's annual conference in Sofia, Bulgaria in August. (August 01, 2012)
  • Professor Bradley was elected as a vice president of the American Society of International Law at the society's annual meeting in Washington, D.C. (March 30, 2012)
  • Professor Bradley participated in a panel discussion on "Suing Foreign Officials under the Alien Tort Statute" as part of a conference on "Official and Municipal Liability for Constitutional and International Torts Today" at Fordham Law School in New York. (April 08, 2011)
  • Professor Bradley presented a paper on foreign sovereign immunity at the Annual International Law in Domestic Courts Workshop at the University of Virginia School of Law in Charlottesville, Virginia. (December 01, 2010)
  • Professor Bradley delivered a lecture, "International Law and the U.S. Common Law of Foreign Official Immunity," at Hebrew University in Jerusalem, Israel. (December 01, 2010)
  • Professor Bradley moderated and participated in the annual Duke-Harvard Foreign Relations Law Workshop. (November 01, 2010)
  • Professor Bradley served as a panelist as part of a discussion of foreign official immunity at the International Law Association's International Law Weekend in New York. (October 01, 2010)
  • Professor Bradley and Professor Mitu Gulati presented their recently published article, "Withdrawing from International Custom," at Yale Law School in New Haven, Connecticut. (September 01, 2010)

Kathryn Webb Bradley

  • Professor Bradley participated in the Law & Contemporary Problems symposium on child custody, commenting on the work of Jana Singer. The event was held at Duke Law School. (April 26, 2014)

Rachel Brewster

  • Professor Brewster hosted a a one credit seminar at the law school with WTO Appellate Body Member, Seung Wha Chang. (October 06, 2015)
  • Professor Brewster presented "The Rule of Law and the Enforcement of Anti-Bribery Laws" at an anti-corruption conference at University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School in Philadelphia. (October 02, 2015)
  • Professor Brewster taught a graduate course on International Law ad Economics at the University of Hamburg in Germany. (June 01, 2014)

Samuel W. Buell

  • Professor Buell will speak on Becoming a Legal Scholar during a panel at the AALS Annual Meeting, New York. (January 06, 2016)
  • Professor Buell delivered a lecture at the International Symposium on Corporate Criminal Liability, College of the Judiciary, Taiwan Ministry of Justice, Taipei, Taiwan. (October 18, 2015)
  • Professor Buell presented Criminally Bad Management at a faculty workshop, University of Iowa College of Law. (September 18, 2015)
  • Professor Buell presented the 2015 Parsons Address in Corporate Law, University of Sydney, Australia. (June 18, 2015)
  • Professor Buell spoke on Defining Quality in Criminal Justice at the Quattrone Center for the Fair Administration of Justice, University of Pennsylvania Law School. (May 18, 2015)
  • Professor Buell was a panelist at the Conference on Sanctioning Corporate Crimes and Financial Misdealing, New York University School of Law, April 2015. (April 18, 2015)
  • Professor Buell presented Business Crime in America’s Corporate Century at a faculty workshop, Duke Law School. (March 18, 2015)
  • Professor Buell presented "Business Crime in America's Corporate Century" at the Hofinger Criminal Justice Colloquium at New York University School of Law. (September 01, 2014)
  • Professor Buell presented "Corporations as Criminals" at the Conference on Law and Social Order, hosted by Emory University School of Law
    and Emory Center for Study of Law, Politics, and Economics
    (September 01, 2014)
  • Professor Buell presented, "Notice and Modern Crimes," at the Neighborhood Criminal Justice Roundtable, held at the University of Virginia School of Law. (July 23, 2014)
  • Professor Buell was the organizer and commenter for the Neighborhood Criminal Justice Roundtable, a regional conference of criminal law scholars,held at Duke University School of Law. (May 31, 2014)
  • Professor Buell participated in the panel discussion "Sanctioning Fraud" at the Fifth Annual Triangle Law and Economics Conference, Duke Law School. (April 30, 2014)
  • Professor Buell was a panelist on the topic of managerial liability at the Conference on Sanctioning Corporate Crimes and Financial Misdealing, held at New York University School of Law. (April 23, 2014)
  • Professor Buell commented on The Special Problem of Banks and Crime at the Fourth Annual Junior Faculty Business and Financial Law Workshop, George Washington University School of Law. (February 23, 2014)
  • Professor Buell presented on Partial and Indirect Control of Corruption at the Fifth Session of the International Forum on Crime and Criminal Law in the Global Era, held in Beijing, China (October 26, 2013)
  • Professor Buell lectured on American Anti-Corruption Law in Contemporary Government and Corporations at Renmin University, Beijing, China. (October 23, 2013)
  • Professor Buell presented "Is the White Collar Offender Privileged?" to the Legal Studies and Business Ethics Department at the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania in September. (September 01, 2012)
  • Professor Buell presented "Is the White Collar Offender Privileged?" at a faculty workshop at the Duke University School of Law in August. (August 01, 2012)
  • Professor Buell participated in a Criminal Law Roundtable as a commenter at the Columbia University School of Law in May. (May 04, 2012)
  • Professor Buell delivered written and oral testimony as a witness before the United States Sentencing Commission at a public hearing on "Proposed Amendments to the Federal Sentencing Guidelines" in March. (March 14, 2012)
  • Professor Buell was an organizer and principal presenter at the American Law Institute Meeting on the Law of Criminal Fraud and Contemporary Corporate Enforcement at Duke Law School in Ocotober. (October 08, 2011)
  • Professor Buell, along with Professors Sara Beale and Lisa Griffin, hosted a conference on "Adjudicating the Guilty Mind" at Duke Law School. (May 10, 2011)
  • Professor Buell was elected to two-year term on the Duke University Academic Council. (May 03, 2011)
  • Professor Buell served as a panelist on the "Forum on Corporate Enforcement" held in Charlottesville, Virginia. (May 01, 2011)
  • Professor Buell presented his paper, "Consciousness of Wrongdoing, Conference on Adjudicating the Guilty Mind," at Duke Law School. (May 01, 2011)
  • Professor Buell presented his paper, "What Is Securities Fraud?," at a Faculty Workshop held at Florida State University College of Law in Tallahassee, Florida. (April 01, 2011)
  • Professor Buell presented his paper, "What Is Securities Fraud?," to the Conference on Corporate Governance and Business Ethics in a Post-Crisis World, held at Notre Dame Law School in South Bend, Indiana. (March 01, 2011)
  • Professor Buell served as a panelist on "Hard Choices in Teaching Criminal Law" as part of the Criminal Justice Section meeting at the AALS Annual Meeting, held in San Francisco, California. (January 01, 2011)
  • Professor Buell presented his paper, "What Is Securities Fraud?," at a Faculty Workshop held at Duke Law School. (November 01, 2010)
  • Professor Buell presented his paper, "What Is Securities Fraud?," at the Faculty Workshop at Willamette University College of Law in Salem, Oregon. (October 01, 2010)
  • Professor Buell delivered written and oral testimony as a witness before the United States Senate Committee on the Judiciary at a hearing titled "Restoring Key Tools to Combat Fraud and Corruption After the Supreme Court's Skilling Decision." (September 28, 2010)

Guy-Uriel Charles

  • Professor Charles will present at the Alabama Law Review's Voting Rights Act Symposium at the University of Alabama School of Law. (February 27, 2015) » More
  • Professor Charles will deliver a dinner keynote talk at the Civil Rights Symposium hosted by Washington and Lee School of Law. (February 19, 2015) » More
  • Professor Charles participated in a panel, "Citizens United: Right or Wrong?," at the University of Minnesota Law School's "Citizens United: Democracy Realized or Defeated?" conference held in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (October 21, 2011) » More

George C. Christie

  • Professor Christie presented his paper, "Some Reasons Courts Have Become Active Participants in the Search for Ultimate Moral and Political Truth," at the Juris Diversitas Conference at Aix en Provence. (July 01, 2014)
  • Professor Christie's new book, "Philosopher Kings? The Adjudication of Conflicting Human Rights and Social Values," was published by Oxford University Press. (February 01, 2011)
  • Professor Christie delivered the keynote address, "The Role of Courts in Enforcing Environmental Rights," at the Greening Humanity Conference at the University of Athens in Athens, Greece. (October 14, 2010)
  • Professor Christie taught the weekly legal philosophy seminar at the University of Athens faculty of law and used as the basis of that seminar a chapter of his book, "Philosopher Kings? The Adjudication of Conflicting Human Rights and Social Values." (October 01, 2010)

Charles Clotfelter

  • Professor Clotfelter testified in N.A.A.C.P. of North Carolina v. McCrory (a.k.a., United States of America v. The State of North Carolina), U.S. District Court for the Middle District of North Carolina, Winston-Salem. Clotfelter testified about gaps between blacks and whites in North Carolina with regard to educational resources, historically and now, and gaps in educational achievement and attainment. (July 01, 2015)
  • Professor Clotfelter participated in a panel discussion, "Crucial Conversation - When the government promotes gambling: A budget solution or a state-sponsored exploitation?," presented by the North Carolina Justice Center's NC Policy Watch forum held in Raleigh, North Carolina. (March 27, 2012)
  • Professor Clotfelter has been awarded the 2011 Spencer Foundation Award by The Association for Public Policy Analysis and Management. The Spencer Foundation Award recognizes noteworthy contributions through research and analysis in the field of education policy and management. (October 27, 2011)
  • Professor Clotfelter presented, "Should Commercial Sports be in University Mission Statements?" at the College Sport Research Institute Conference. (April 21, 2011)
  • Professor Clotfelter presented, "Teachers, Labor Markets, and the Effect of Policies Outside the Classroom," to the HBCU-ETS Collaboration Conference, sponsored by Winston-Salem State University. (April 18, 2011)
  • Professor Clotfelter was appointed to Subcommittee on Financial Exigency and Program Discontinuance," by the American Association of University Professors. (April 11, 2011)
  • Professor Clotfelter authored "It's Madness as Universities Play for Pay," for the Raleigh News and Observer, Seattle Times, Toronto Globe and Mail, and South Florida Sun-Sentinel. (April 11, 2011)
  • Professor Clotfelter presented "Big-Time Sports in American Universities," part of the "Talk to Texas Schools Project," at the University of Texas at Dallas. (April 01, 2011)
  • Professor Clotfelter presented, "American Universities in a Global Market," to the North Carolina State University School of Education, as part of their series on the future of universities. (February 11, 2011)
  • Professor Clotfelter participated in a seminar at Stanford University's Center for Education Policy Analysis (CEPA) on the topic, "Is Big-Time Sports a Core Function of Universities?" (January 27, 2011)
  • Professor Clotfelter gave an after-dinner talk to the Knight Commission on Intercollegiate Athletics in Washington, DC. (December 14, 2010)
  • Professor Clotfelter delivered a presentation, "The Power of 'March Madness'" at the Southern Economic Association meetings in Atlanta, Georgia. (November 21, 2010)
  • Professor Clotfelter was interviewed WNCU Radio's "The State of Things," on the subject of college sports. (November 16, 2010)
  • Professor Clotfelter presented, "Success in Community Colleges: Do Institutions Differ?" at the Beyond Test Scores conference. The presentation reported on joint work with Helen Ladd, Jacob Vigdor, and Clara Muschkin. (November 11, 2010)
  • Professor Clotfelter presented, "New Destinations, New Trajectories? The Educational Attainment and Persistence of Hispanic Youth in North Carolina," at the Association for Public Policy and Management in Boston, Massachusetts. The presentation was based on joint work completed with Helen Ladd and Jacob Vigdor. (November 06, 2010)
  • Professor Clotfelter authored, "Is Sports in Your Mission Statement?" for the Chronicle of Higher Education. (October 24, 2010)

James E. Coleman, Jr.

  • Professor Coleman presented decision-making cases at the Neighborhood Criminal Justice Roundtable. (May 22, 2014)
  • Professor Coleman participated in a panel discussion about the influence of race in the criminal justice system with Frank Stasio, host of "The State of Things," on North Carolina Public Radio (WUNC) on January 16, 2012. The discussion followed a screening of the documentary film, "The Trials of Darryl Hunt." (January 16, 2012)

James D. Cox

  • Professor James Cox joins the Healthy Markets Association Board of Directors. (January 06, 2016)
  • Professor Cox was a moderator for a panel on The Future of Class Actions, hosted by the University of Arizona and Institute for Law and Economics Conference in Boca Raton, Florida. (April 04, 2014)
  • Professor Cox presented at the Governance and Shareholder Rights Conference, Columbia University. (March 21, 2014)
  • Professor Cox presented at the Regulation of Financial Markets Conference, Columbia University. (February 21, 2014)
  • Professor Cox presented at the Securities Regulation Colloquiem, University of Colorado. (February 14, 2014)
  • Professor Cox was a commentator at the Annual Young Scholars’ Conference, George Washington University, Washington, D.C. (February 08, 2014)
  • Professor Cox participated at the Annual Roundtable on Financial Insitutions, Brooklyn Law School, New York, New York. (January 31, 2014)
  • Professor Cox presented at the Shareholder Rights Conference, held at Vanderbilt University Law School,  (September 26, 2013)
  • Professor Cox shared his expertise on a panel at the George Washington University Law School entitiled "The Future Direction of Financial Regulation After the 2012 Election" that included Professor Baxter on February 8. (February 08, 2013) » More
  • Professor Cox, with T. Hazen, authored "Treatise on The Law of Corporations." (February 22, 2011)
  • Professor Cox authored "Lying and Getting Caught: Empirical Study of the Impact of Securities Class Action Settlements on Defendant Firms," U. Pennsylvania Law Review (2010). (February 22, 2011)
  • Professor Cox served as a member of the Standing Advisory Group, Public Company Accounting Oversight Board. (February 22, 2011)
  • Professor Cox served as a member of the Corporate Laws committee, Business Law Section, ABA. (February 22, 2011)
  • Professor Cox participated in an Academic Roundtable before FINRA in New York. (November 22, 2010)
  • Professor Cox presented "Tweaking Corporate Governance for Small Companies after Dodd-Frank" at the Weinberger Corporate Governance Center at the University of Delaware. (November 12, 2010)
  • Professor Cox was a commentator for the Law and Finance Workshop hosted by Vanderbilt Law School in Nashville, Tennessee. (October 15, 2010)
  • Professor Cox moderated "The Financial Crisis," a panel sponsored by Labaton Sucharow in New York, New York. (September 30, 2010)
  • Professor Jim Cox moderated "Innovation and Startups," a panel sponsored by Law School and Fuqua School of Business Chicago Alumni clubs in Chicago, Illinois. (September 23, 2010)
  • Professor Cox participated in a roundtable on "Emerging Issues in Public Accounting" convened by the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board in Washington, D.C. (September 21, 2010)

Richard A. Danner

  • Professor Danner was selected as a member of the American Association of Law Libraries Hall of Fame. The honor recognizes “those members whose contributions to the profession and service to the Association have been significant, substantial and long-standing.” (July 23, 2014)
  • Professor Danner was chosen to deliver the American Association of Law Libraries' Distinguished Lecture, described as “an opportunity for members with a unique perspective on the history, practice, or philosophy of law librarianship to share their knowledge and expertise with other members in a prestigious setting.” (July 23, 2014)
  • Professor Danner received the 2012 Joseph L. Andrews Bibliographical Award for "The IALL International Handbook of Legal Information Management," co-edited by Jules Winterton, from the American Association of Law Libraries. (July 01, 2012)
  • Professor Danner was featured in the "Office Hours" program webcast by Duke's Office of News and Communications. (October 22, 2010) » View "Office Hours"
  • Professor Danner gave a presentation titled "Open Access in the Law School Journal Environment" at a conference on Implementing the Durham Statement: Best Practices for Open Access Law Journals at Duke Law School. (October 22, 2010)
  • Professor Danner organized the conference: "Implementing the Durham Statement: Best Practices for Open Access Law Journals" at Duke Law School. (October 22, 2010)
  • Professor Danner coordinated the program "The Durham Statement on Open Access One Year Later: Preservation and Authentication of Legal Scholarship" at the American Association of Law Libraries Annual Meeting in Washington, DC. (July 25, 2010)

John M. de Figueiredo

  • Professor de Figueiredo was elected to be a Lifetime Fellow in the Strategy Research Initiative for his work in the field of strategic management.  (July 23, 2014)
  • Professor de Figueiredo presented at the New Institutional Economics conference, held at Duke Law School. (June 19, 2014) » More
  • Professor de Figueiredo discussed "Back and Forth: Producing Information Strategically in Judicial Panels" at the "Judicial Collegiality: Positive Theories and Empirical Analyses" conference hosted by the USC-Caltech Center for the Study of Law and Politics and the University of Southern California Gould School of Law in Los Angeles, California. (November 11, 2011)
  • Professor de Figueiredo delivered the European Union Lectures on the Economics and Management of Network Industries in Paris, France. (April 26, 2011)

Elisabeth D. de Fontenay

  • Professor de Fontenay's article, "Do the Securities Laws Matter? The Rise of the Leveraged Loan Market," was selected from among nearly eighty submissions for presentation at the C-LEAF Junior Faculty Business and Financial Law Workshop, held at George Washington University Law School, and received the second prize overall among the twelve accepted papers. (February 07, 2014)

Deborah A. DeMott

  • Professor DeMott presented  her paper, "Relationships of Trust and Confidence in the Workplace," at the Cornell Law Review Symposium. (November 01, 2014)
  • Professors Deborah DeMott and Richard Schmalbeck participated in a discussion at the "Robert Rauschenberg: Legal Connections" event hosted by the Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University. The discussion followed the exhibit, "Rauschenberg: Collecting and Connecting." (October 10, 2014) » Watch the event video
  • Professor DeMott presented her paper, "Forum - Selection Bylaws Refracted Through an Agency Lens" at the symposium "Business Litigation and Reulatory Agency Review in the Era of the Roberts Court," sponsored by the Institute  for Law and Economic Policy, Boca Raton, Florida. (April 01, 2014)
  • Professor DeMott presented her paper, "The Agent as Poseur," at the editorial conference for te book, Commercial Agency Law(ed. Danny Busch et al., Oxford University Press, forthcoming 2015) at Radboud University, Nijmegen, the Netherlands. (January 01, 2014)
  • Professor DeMott commented on Bankers and Chancellors at the Corporate Roundtable, Institute for Law and Economics, University of Pennsylvania Law School. (December 13, 2013)
  • Professor DeMott presented, “The Composition and Contours of Agency Doctrine," at the Larry E. Ribstein memorial conference, hosted by the University of Illinois College of Law. (October 18, 2013)
  • Professor DeMott presented, "Defining Agency and Its Scope,” at the Transatlantic Perspectives on Commercial Contract Law conference, hosted by the University of Edinburgh. (August 30, 2013)
  • Professor DeMott presented her paper, "The Fiduciary Character of Agency and the Interpretations of Instructions," at the Philosophical Foundations of Fiduciary Law conference at DePaul University College of Law in Chicago. (July 20, 2013)
  • Professor DeMott presented, “The Fiduciary Character of Agency and the Interpretation of Instructions,” at the Philosophical Foundations of Fiduciary Law conference, hosted by DePaul College of Law.  (July 19, 2013)
  • Professor DeMott spoke at the New York City Bar Center's event, "Litigating Corporate Governance: Recent Developments in Shareholder Derivative Litigation and Merger Related Litigation." (February 28, 2013)
  • Professor DeMott was a panelist on Litigating Corporate Governance: Recent Developments in Shareholder Derivative Litigation and Merger Related Litigation, hosted by the New York City Bar. (February 28, 2013)
  • Professor DeMott presented The Complicated Role of Chief Compliance Officers at the The Growth and Importance of Compliance in Financial Firms: Meanings and Implications conference, hosted by Brooklyn Law School. (February 08, 2013)
  • Professor DeMott presented "Artful Good Faith: Law, Custom, and Intermediaries in Art Markets," as part of the Chapman Dialogue Series at Chapman University on Oct. 18. (October 18, 2012)
  • Professor DeMott will participate in "Who Owns the Past?" - a meeting of local leaders in the field of cultural property issues to discuss the problems of repatriation, looting, displaying and acquiring antiquities, and ideas for advancing legal and practical solutions. The event will be Sept. 20 at the Nasher Museum of Art. (September 20, 2012)
  • Professor DeMott and Professor Michaels participated in a comparative law conference at National Taiwan University in May. (May 24, 2012)
  • Professor DeMott's book, "Liability of Asset Managers" (ed. with Danny Busch), was recently published by Oxford University Press. Professor DeMott discussed the book at a symposium hosted by University of Nijmegen in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. (April 20, 2012) » More
  • Professor DeMott's 1988 article in the Duke Law Journal, "Beyond Metaphor: An Analysis of Fiduciary Obligation," appears (as number 13) in a study that identifies the most-cited articles involving corporate law and Delaware. (March 26, 2012) » More
  • Professor DeMott delivered "Fiduciary Boundaries," the Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt Distinguished Lecture in Business Law at the Faculty of Law, Queens University (Ontario). (January 10, 2012)
  • Professor DeMott served as a commentator for the Inaugural Junior Faculty Business and Financial Workshop, sponsored by the George Washington University Law School, Center for Law, Economics, and Finance, located in Washington, D.C. (April 01, 2011)
  • Professor DeMott served as a presenter and moderator for "Investment Funds: A Roundtable Discussion," held at Boston University School of Law. (December 09, 2010)
  • Professor DeMott presented "Causation in the Fiduciary Realm" at "The Role of Fiduciary Law and Trust in the 21st Century: A Conference Inspired by the Work of Tamar Frankel," sponsored by Boston University School of Law. (October 28, 2010)
  • Professor DeMott presented "Investing in Work: Wilkes as an Employment Law Case" at the conference on "Fiduciary Duties in the Closely Held Business 35 Years After Wilkes v. Springside Nursing Home, " sponsored by the Western New England College of Law. (October 21, 2010)

Diane Dimond

  • Professor Dimond gave a plenary presentation at the Annual Conference of the North Carolina Association of Women Attorneys on Effective Legal Negotiation in Asheville, N.C. (October 05, 2013)
  • Professor Dimond participated in the panel, "Thinking Forward," part of a workshop hosted by the Legal Writing Institute at Wake Forest University Law School. (December 03, 2010)

Maj. Gen. Charles J. Dunlap, Jr., USAF (Ret.)

  • Professor Dunlap will participate in a CityForum Roundtable in London, UK, on the legal, ethical and accountability aspects of unmanned warfighting systems. (June 01, 2015)
  • Professor Dunlap will address "The Ethics of Emergent Types of War (Overseas): Drones, Cyberattacks, and Future War" for the History Institute for Teachers to be held at the First Division Museum at Cantigny, Wheaton, Illinois, by the Foreign Policy Research Institute in cooperation with The Robert R. McCormick Foundation. (April 18, 2015)
  • Professor Dunlap will participate in the U.S. Air Force's Strategic Study Group's Airpower Workshop in Washington, D.C. (March 24, 2015)
  • Professor Dunlap will participate in a panel entitled "How Should We Adjust the Laws of War to Address the Changing Nature of Conflict?" that is part of the New America Foundation's Future of War - 1st Annual Conference," Washington, D.C. (February 24, 2015)
  • Professor Dunlap conducted a Duke Law faculty enrichment "Tech Talk" seminar on "PowerPoint with Impact." (November 20, 2014)
  • Professor Dunlap attended the Cyber IV showcase event co-sponsored by the Georgetown Journal of International Affairs and the EastWest Institute. (November 18, 2014)
  • Professor Dunlap spoke to the Federalist Society at Akron Law School, Akron, OH, on "Developments in Military Justice." (November 13, 2014)
  • Professor Dunlap spoke on "Drones: A Proponent's Perspective" at Duke Law School. (October 30, 2014)
  • Professor Dunlap attended the Air Force's 6th Annual National Security Scholars Conference at Georgetown University. (October 28, 2014)
  • Professor Dunlap participated in the (Canadian) Judge Advocate General's Continuing Legal Education Conference 2014 in Ottawa, Canada. (October 23, 2014)
  • Professor Dunlap addressed the U.S. Air Force Air Command and Staff School at Maxwell AFB, AL, on the subject of "Ethics in Authority and Command." (October 17, 2014)
  • Professor Dunlap spoke to the Federalist Society at Cornell Law School, Ithaca, NY, on "Can Drone Strikes Work?" (September 11, 2014)
  • Professor Dunlap addressed the U.S. Air Force Air War College at Maxwell AFB, AL, on the subject of "Providing Advice and Dissent." (September 04, 2014)
  • Professor Dunlap taught a class on "Hot Topics in National Security Law" for Duke Law's D.C. Summer Institute on Law and Policy, Washington, DC. (July 07, 2014)
  • Professor Dunlap taught a class on "Lawfare" and a class on "Civil-Military Relations" at the 22nd National Security Law Institute at the University of Virginia Law School, Charlottesville, VA. (June 05, 2014)
  • Professor Dunlap was the dinner speaker at the Military Officers of America Association meeting of the North Carolina Council of Chapters, Durham, NC. (May 16, 2014)
  • Professor Dunlap received the honor of Distinguished Alumni by Saint Joseph's University's Air Force ROTC unit. (May 02, 2014)
  • Professor Dunlap was appointed to the US Naval War College's International Law Studies Board of Advisors. (March 27, 2014)
  • Professor Dunlap was a guest commentator at the Legal Implications of Autonomous Weapons Workshop, Naval War College, Newport, Rhode Island.  (February 05, 2014)
  • Professor Dunlap was a panelist on "Ethics and Cyberwar" for the conference, Navigating the Fog of War: An Exploration of Emerging Issues in the Law of Armed Conflict and International Security, sponsored by the North Carolina Journal of International Law and Commercial Regulation, University of North Carolina School of Law. (January 31, 2014)
  • Professor Dunlap was a guest speaker at the event, Remotely-piloted Aircraft Known as “Drones:” A Proponent’s Perspective, for the Carnegie Council Public Affairs Program, New York.  (January 29, 2014) » More
  • Professor Dunlap was a guest speaker on, "Lawfare, and Ethical Issues of Cyberwar," for the Royal Danish Defense College, Copenhagen, Denmark. (January 21, 2014)
  • Professor Dunlap was a panel chair for Do We Need a New AUMF? at the ABA's 23rd Annual Review of the Field of National Security Law, Washington, D.C. (October 31, 2013)
  • Professor Dunlap was a guest speaker on Drones for the Charlotte School of Law Federalist Society, Charlotte, North Carolina. (October 24, 2013)
  • Professor Dunlap was a guest speaker on Lawfare at the University of California - Berkeley Law School. (October 09, 2013)
  • Professor Dunlap was a panelist on Security Cooperation with Foreign Governments for the International Committee of the Red Cross's "US/Canada International Humanitarian Law Workshop," held at Duke Law School. (October 04, 2013)
  • Professor Dunlap presented Teaching the Lawyer’s Role in the National Security Process for the Fourth Annual Seminar on Teaching National Security Law, entitled "Lawyers in the National Security Process" at the University of Virginia School Of Law, Charlottesville, Virginia. (September 28, 2013)
  • Professor Dunlap was a panelist on the topic of military operations in Syria, hosted by Duke Law School. (September 25, 2013)
  • Professor Dunlap was a guest lecturer on Ethics and National Security at the University of North Carolina-Institute for Defense & Business Strategic Studies Fellows Program, Chapel Hill, North Carolina. (July 19, 2013)
  • Professor Dunlap was a panelist on The Conduct of War and Cyber Operations for the Cyber Threats and Cyber Realities Program, hosted by Roger Williams University School of Law. (June 19, 2013)
  • Professor Dunlap was a guest speaker on the topic of Civil-Military Relations for the 21st National Security Law Institute at the University of Virginia Law School, Charlottesville, Virginia. (June 11, 2013)
  • Professor Dunlap presented Lawfare for the 75th Ranger Regiment's Field Grade Officer Professional Development Lecture Series in Crystal City, Virginia. (June 10, 2013)
  • Professor Dunlap was a guest commentator on Vyacheslav A. Batyr's paper, “Means of Warfare: New Challenges of the 21st Century,” for the International Committee of the Red Cross conference on "Martens Readings on International Humanitarian Law" in St. Petersburg, Russia. (May 30, 2013)
  • Professor Dunlap was the guest speaker and commissioning officer at the Duke University Air Force ROTC commissioning ceremony. (May 10, 2013)
  • Professor Dunlap was a guest speaker on the topic of Cyberwar and Cybersecurity for the Great Decisions series at the Gathering Place in Fearrington Village, North Carolina. (May 09, 2013)
  • Professor Dunlap presented Lawfare as an Obstacle to Counter-Terrorism? for the Fred J. Hansen Institute Lecture Series, San Diego State University, San Diego, California. (April 29, 2013)
  • Professor Dunlap was a panelist for Legal Limitations on the Use of Proxy Forces in Modern International Conflict, during the spring meeting of the ABA Section on International Law, Washington, D.C. (April 25, 2013)
  • Professor Dunlap participated in the panel discussion Game of Drones: The Use of Drones in US Foreign Policy, for the Hamilton Society, University of Pennsylvania Law School. (April 22, 2013)
  • Professor Dunlap participated in the panel discussion, The Internet and Armed Conflict, for University of Miami Law School’s National Security and Armed Conflict Law Review Annual Symposium, Miami, Florida. (April 12, 2013)
  • Professor Dunlap was a panlist for Religion in Uniform: The Contested Place of Observance and Belief in the Armed Forces, for the Debating Law of Religion Workshop Program, Yale Law School, New Haven, Connecticut. (March 27, 2013)
  • Professor Dunlap presented Lawfare for the National Intelligence University, Washington, D.C.. (February 02, 2013)
  • Professor Dunlap was a panelist on Foreign Strategies, for the Sixth Annual Intellectual Roundtable at Boston University sponsored by the Alliance Linking Leaders in Education and the Services (Allies), Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts. (January 26, 2013)
  • Professor Dunlap presented, Drone Warfare: A Debate, for the Hamilton Society, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina. (January 25, 2013)
  • Professor Dunlap took part in a panel on "War Powers in the Age of Technology - Does the Constitution Matter (Anymore)?" as part of the symposium "The Constitution in the Age of Technology" at the University of California, Los Angeles on May 30. (October 08, 2012)
  • Professor Dunlap was on a panel devoted to the topic, "Cyber Considerations for Military Forces," at the 25th Annual International Military Operations and Law Conference in Singapore on June 14. (October 08, 2012)
  • Professor Dunlap participated in the Command Responsibility panel at the Naval War College's "Cyber War and International Law" conference on June 26. (October 08, 2012)
  • Professor Dunlap participated on the "Present and Future" panel at Chicago-Kent College of Law's conference, Under Watchful Eyes: The Technologies that Track on Oct. 5. (October 05, 2012) » More
  • Professor Dunlap participated on a panel addressing, "The Intersection of Legal Advice and Policy from the Service Branch Perspective," for the 3rd Annual Seminar on the Teaching of Law and National Security, "Educating the Next Generation of Decision Makers: The Intersection of Law and International Affairs," co-sponsored by the American Bar Association Standing Committee on National Security Law and the Institute for National Security and Counterterrorism at Syracuse University. (September 15, 2012)
  • Professor Dunlap discussed ethics and national security as a guest speaker for the course "National Security Decision Making: Theory & Practice" at the Institute for Defense and Business in Chapel Hill, North Carolina on July 16. (July 16, 2012)
  • Professor Dunlap gave a guest lecture entitled "Beating Law Books into Swords: A Perspective on Law, Lawyers and 'Lawfare' in Modern Conflict" at the Twentieth National Security Law Institute of the University of Virginia, Center for National Security Law. (June 06, 2012)
  • Professor Dunlap gave a presentation on "Legal Issues of Civil Military Relations" for the Practical Civil-Military Relations for Senior Officers Workshop, offered by the Triangle Institute for Security Studies in Chapel Hill, N.C. on May 28. (May 28, 2012)
  • Professor Dunlap participated in a panel at Stanford University entitled "The Future of Ethics and War: A Crystal Ball Look at the World of 2022" on May 16. (May 16, 2012)
  • Professor Dunlap was the keynote speaker for the McCain Conference hosted by the Stockdale Center for Ethical Leadership at the U.S. Naval Academy on April 27.  (April 27, 2012) » More
  • Professor Dunlap presented "Ethical Issues in the Practice of National Security Law: A Perspective" at the 2012 Carhart Program on Legal Ethics hosted by Ohio Northern University Pettit College of Law in Ada, Ohio. (March 02, 2012)
  • Professor Dunlap was a panelist on "The Role of Peacebuilding and Conflict Management in a Future American Grand Strategy" for the conference on Conflict Management and Peacebuilding: Pillars of a New American Strategy co-sponsored by the U.S. Army Strategic Studies Instituted and Kennesaw State University in Kennesaw, Georgia. (February 24, 2012) » More
  • Professor Dunlap gave a presentation entitled, "Cybersecurity: A Perspective on Cyber-terrorism and Cyberwar" for the World Affairs Council of Eastern NC, at Eastern Carolina University in Greenville, North Carolina. (February 18, 2012) » More
  • Professor Dunlap participated in a panel discussion on legal opportunities in the national defense and homeland security industries as part of a meeting of the American Bar Association Section of Business Law panel held in Toronto, Ontario. (August 17, 2011) » More
  • General Dunlap presented "No More Bullet Sponges! Observations About Contemporary Counterinsurgency Issues" as part of a debate with Dr. Michael O'Hanlon, Brookings Institution on "Is COIN a Passing Fad?" The debate was sponsored by the School for Advanced International Studies at Johns Hopkins University. (April 20, 2011)
  • General Dunlap presented his paper, "Clever or Clueless? Observations About Bombing Norm Debates," as part of the "Bombing Norms Workshop," sponsored by Cornell University, in Ithaca, New York. (April 08, 2011)
  • General Dunlap participated in a panel discussion on "Libya's No Fly Zone: War or Humanitarian Intervention?" sponsored by the Student Organization for Legal Issues in the Middle East and North Africa (SOLIMENA) and the International Criminal Court Student Network (ICCSN) at Duke Law School. (April 06, 2011)
  • General Dunlap participated as a judge in the Hardt Cup Moot Court Competition Quarterfinals held at Duke Law School. (April 05, 2011)
  • General Dunlap spoke on "The Philosophical Basis of Civilian Control of the Military" in conjunction with the "Civilian Control of the Military and American Democracy" conference sponsored by the Foreign Policy Research Institute and held at The First Division Museum at Cantigny in Wheaton, Illinois. (April 02, 2011) » Watch the Presentation
  • General Dunlap chaired a panel discussion on Ashcroft v. al-Kidd at Duke University School of Law. The event was sponsored by the Duke Journal of Constitutional Law & Public Policy. (March 21, 2011)
  • General Dunlap presented on JAG, for the "Government and Public Interest Career Symposium: Finding Your Way," at Duke University School of Law. (March 18, 2011)
  • General Dunlap participated in the 2011 Uniform Code of Military Justice Committee sponsored by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces. General Dunlap was appointed to the committee by the Secretary of Defense pursuant to 10 U.S. C. §946. (March 02, 2011)
  • General Dunlap participated in the panel, "Whole-of-Government Prospects and Challenges," part of the "Conflict Management: A Tool for U.S. National Security Symposium," sponsored by Kennesaw State University, in Kennesaw, Georgia. (February 25, 2011)
  • General Dunlap participated in "In Wartime The Laws Fall Silent," a panel discussion previewing Robert Redford's forthcoming movie "The Conspirator" at the American Bar Association Midyear meeting in Atlanta, Georgia. (February 12, 2011) » More about "The Conspirator"
  • General Dunlap participated in a panel, "Manuals for Customary International Law," as part of the "Air and Missile Warfare Manual: A Critical Analysis" Conference sponsored by The University of Texas Law School in Austin, Texas. (February 11, 2011)
  • General Dunlap was a luncheon speaker on "Contemporary National Security Law Issues" at the Durham Lions Club. (February 09, 2011)
  • General Dunlap was a guest lecturer on the topic "Law, Ethics, and War: The Rise of Lawfare in Modern Conflicts" as part of the U.S. Naval War College Ethics Conference. (February 03, 2011)
  • General Dunlap was a panelist on "The Wars Within: Thoughts on the State of Civil-Military Relations in 2011," part of the "Military-Industrial Complex at 50: Assessing the Meaning and Impact of Eisenhower's Farewell Address" Conference sponsored by the CATO Institute. (January 13, 2011) » More
  • General Dunlap was appointed to the Department of Defense Code Committee for a three-year term. (January 03, 2011)

Nita A. Farahany

  • Professor Farahany was an invited workshop attendee at the NIH Workshop: Ethical Issues in Neuroscience Research, hosted by the National Institute of Health, Bethesda, MD. (November 01, 2014)
  • Professor Farahany participated in the panel Neuroscience in the Criminal Courtroom at the International Neuroethics Society Annual Meeting, Washington, D.C. (October 01, 2014)
  • Professor Farahany presented "Neuroscience in the Courtroom" at the AAAS and Federal Judicial Cener Conference on Neuroscience for Judges, Austin, TX. (October 01, 2014)
  • Professor Farahany presented "The Costs of Changing Our Minds" during the Columbia Law School Legal theory Workshop, New York, NY. (October 01, 2014)
  • Professor Farahany presented "On Cognitive Liberty" at the CEO Global Leaders Forum, New York, NY. (October 01, 2014)
  • Professor Farahany presented "Neuroethics and the Law: the Legal Brainscape" at the Stanford University Neuroscience Institute inaugural conference, Palo Alto, CA. (October 01, 2014)
  • Professor Farahany presented a Congressional briefing on "Advances in personal genetics and GINA: Expanding options and protecting civil rights." The presentation was organized by the Personal Genetics Education Project of Harvard Medical School in cooperation with the offices of Congresswoman Louise M. Slaughter and Senator Elizabeth Warren, Washington, D.C. (October 01, 2014)
  • Professor Farahany presented "On Cognitive Liberty" at the Atlanta Neuroethics Consortium conference on Neuro-interventions and the Law, Atlanta, GA. (September 01, 2014)
  • Professor Farahany presented "On Cognitive Liberty" at the Aspen Ideas Festival, Aspen, CO. (July 01, 2014)
  • Professor Farahany presented "Designer Genes: Fashioning Our Biological Future" at the World Science Festival, New York, NY. (May 01, 2014)
  • Professor Farahany presented "Legal Social Developments from Genetics" at the Alaska Bar Convention, Anchorage, AK. (May 01, 2014)
  • Professor Farahany presented "Health, Law & Your Brain" hosted by Duke Forward, Philadelphia, PA. (May 01, 2014)
  • Professor Farahany presented "Blaming the Brain: Behaviorial Sciences in the Courtroom" at the Brain Matters Conference, Vancouver, Canada. (March 01, 2014)
  • Professor Farahany was on the panel DSM v. NIMH, and the Neurobiological Model of Behavior in the Law, hosted by Petrie-Flom Center for Health Law Policy, Biotechnology and Bioethics of Harvard Law School, Colloquium Series, Harvard Law School. (March 01, 2014)
  • Professor Farahany presented "Brains, Criminal Law, and Self" at the MacArthur Law and Neuroscience Project Meeting, Miami, FL. (February 01, 2014)
  • Professor Farahany presented "Brains and Criminal Law" at the Duke Center for Addiction and Behaviorial Sciences Conference on Determination and Determinism, Durham, NC. (January 01, 2014)
  • Professor Farahany presented "Genes, Brain, and the Law" during the Conerence on Genetics for Judges, hosted by the Federal Judicial Center and Stanford University, Stanford, CA. (January 01, 2014)
  • Professor Farahany presented "Privacy and Self" a the NYU Brain and Society Meeting, New York, NY.  (December 01, 2013)
  • Professor Farahany attended Genomic Privacy and Technological Advances, hosted by the Banbury Center, Cold Springs Harbor, NY. (December 01, 2013)
  • Professor Farahany presented "Blaming the Brain: Behaviorial Sciences in the Courtroom" as the David Kopf special lecturer for the Society for Neuroscience, San Diego, CA. (November 01, 2013)
  • Professor Farahany presented "Behavioral Sciences in U.S. Law" at the United States Court of Appleas for the 10th Circuit, Annual Judicial Conference. (August 01, 2013)
  • Professor Farahany presented "Behavorial Sciences in U.S. Law" at the AALS Criminal Justice Section Mid-Year Meeting, San Diego, CA. (July 01, 2013)
  • Professor Farahany presented "Genomics, Privacy, and Society" during University of Virginia's Conference on Genetics, Charlottesville, VA. (June 09, 2013)
  • Professor Farahany was the keynote speaker at the UNC D-CIDES Genetics Conference. Her speech was titled "Privacy Lost and Found." (April 01, 2013)
  • Professor Farahany presented "Behavioral Sciences in U.S. Law," during a MacArthur Law & Neuroscience Project meeting, Chicago, IL. (April 01, 2013)
  • Professor Farahany presented "Behavioral Sciences in U.S. Law" at the Federal Judicial Center and AAAS Conference on Neuroscience for Judges, Atlanta, GA. (April 01, 2013)
  • Professor Farahany was an invited commentator at the Vanderbilt University School of Law Criminal Law Scholars Roundtable. (March 01, 2013)
  • Professor Farahany spoke on "Fetal Pain and Consciousness" at the Stanford Conference on the 40th Anniversary of Roe v. Wade. (March 01, 2013)
  • Professor Farahany presented "On Cognitive Liberty" to the Stanford Center on Law & Biosciences. (March 01, 2013)
  • Professor Farahany participated in the Intelligence Squared debate in New York, New York. The debate proposition was "Prohibit genetically engineered children." (February 13, 2013) » Listen to the radio broadcast
  • Professor Farahany presented "Synthetic Biology and Intellectual Property Law" during a panel discussion at the American Law Institute Young Scholar Conference on Patent Law, Washington, D.C. (February 01, 2013)
  • Professor Farahany spoke on "Genetics in the Law" during a panel discussion at UC Hastings, San Francisco, CA. (February 01, 2013)
  • Professor Farahany participated in the Privacy Roundtable hosted by the University of Arizona School of Law, Tempe, AZ.  (January 01, 2013)
  • Professor Farahany presented "Behavioral Sciences in U.S. Law" during the Conference on Genetics for Judges, hosted by the Federal Judicial Ceter and Stanford University, Stanford, CA. (January 01, 2013)
  • Professor Farahany presented "Finding Consciousness - Implications for Law and Ethics" at the Finding Consciousness Conference, hosted by Duke University, Durham, NC.  (January 01, 2013)
  • Professor Farahany presented "Behavioral Sciences in U.S. Law" at the Accuracy and Errors Conference, hosted by Duke Law School, Durham, NC. (November 01, 2012)
  • Professor Farahany was the keynote speaker at the International Society for Neuroethics Anual Meeting, New Orleans, LA. Her speech was titled, "Neuroscience and Self." (October 01, 2012)
  • Professor Farahany presented "Behavioral Sciences in U.S. Law" at the College of Charleston, Charleston, SC. (October 01, 2012)
  • Professor Farahany presented "On Cognitive Liberty" during the Neuroscience and Public Policy Seminar, hosted by the University of Wisconsin. (September 01, 2012)
  • Professor Farahany presented "Neuroscience and Neuroethics" at the 21st Annual Short Course on Experimental Models for Human Cancer, Cold Springs Harbor, ME. (August 01, 2012)
  • Professor Farahany presented "On Cognitive Liberty" during her keynote speech at the Australian Society of Legal Philosophy annual conference, Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia. (July 01, 2012)
  • Professor Farahany spoke on "Intellectual Property Frameworks for Synthetic Biology" during a panel at the Synthetic Biology Symposium hosted by the National Academy of Sciences (NAS), National Academy of Engineering (NAE), Royal Society (RS), Royal Academy of Engineering (RAE), Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) and Chinese Academy of Engineering (CAE), Washington, D.C. (June 01, 2012)
  • Professor Farahany spoke on "Neuroscience and Free Will" during a panel at the San Francisco Public Defender's Justice Summit. (May 01, 2012)
  • Professor Farahany presented "Decoding the Brain: Ethical and Legal Issues" to the Stanford Law School Center for Law and Biosciences. (April 01, 2012)
  • Professor Farahany spoke on "Incriminating Thoughts and Privacy Lost and Found" during the John Hopkins Berman Instiute of Bioethics Seminar Series, Washington, D.C. (April 01, 2012)
  • Professor Farahany was a panel organizer and invited speaker at the 2012 Nevada U.S. District Court Annual Conference, Reno, NV. She spoke on "Memories of the Guilty Mind." (April 01, 2012)
  • Professor Farahany spoke on "Incriminating Thoughts, and Privacy Lost and Found" during a faculty workshop at Duke Law School. (February 01, 2012)
  • Professor Farahany spoke on "Biosciences in the U.S. Courtroom" at the American ASsociation for the Advancement of Science Annual Meeting, Halifax, Nova Scotia. (February 01, 2012)
  • Professor Farahany co-organized the Synthetic Biology Rountable Working Group Meeting, Stanford University, Stanford, CA. (January 01, 2012)
  • Professor Farahany spoke on "Searching Secrets" at the Petrie-Flom Center for Health Law Policy, Biotechnology and Bioethics of Harvard Law School, Colloquium Series, Harvard Law School. (January 01, 2012)
  • Professor Farahany spoke on "Empirical Use of Biosciences in Criminal Law" at the Seminar on Law and Genetics for Judges, co-sponsored by the Federal Judicial Center & Stanford Law School. (January 01, 2012)

Andrew Foster

  • Professor Foster was appointed to the Publications Committee of the American Bar Association's Forum on Affordable Housing and Community Development Law. (September 01, 2014)

Sara Sternberg Greene

  • Professor Greene was an invited panelist at the ABA Tax Section's EITC panel at the annual meeting. (May 09, 2014)
  • Professor Greene presented her paper, "Race, Class, and Access to Civil Justice," at the Duke Law faculty scholarship retreat. (January 01, 2014)

Lisa Kern Griffin

  • Professor Griffin will present "Lying and the Letter of the Law" at a faculty workshop, Cardozo School of Law. (March 23, 2015)
  • Professor Griffin presented "Hindsight Blindness" at the Criminal Justice Roundtable, Duke Law School. (May 23, 2014)
  • Professor Griffin presented "Discretion as an Exercise of Prudence or an Abuse of Power?: Evaluating and Regulating the Judgments of Police and Prosecutors" at the AALS Conference on Criminal Justice. (June 11, 2013)
  • Professor Griffin presented "Silence and the New Reliability" during a faculty workshop, Duke Law School. (April 19, 2013)
  • Professor Griffin presented "The Criminal Justice System and Professionalism in an Adversarial Process," Dean's Course, Duke Law School. (March 27, 2013)
  • Professor Griffin was elected to the American Law Institute. (January 26, 2012)
  • Professor Griffin presented "Reconstructing Brady Obligations," which was selected from a call for papers for a panel concerning the Pretrial Process at the AALS Annual Meeting in Washington, D.C. (January 08, 2012)
  • Professor Griffin received the AALS Criminal Justice Section's award for best paper by a junior scholar for her article "Stories in Adjudication." (January 07, 2012)
  • Professor Griffin presented on a panel concerning the Supreme Court's 2011-12 Term during the ABA's Appellate Advocacy Program, held at Duke Law School. (November 18, 2011)
  • Professor Griffin presented her paper, Stories in Adjudication, at a Faculty Workshop at the University of Virginia School of Law in Charlottesville, Virginia. (October 07, 2011)
  • Professor Griffin presented her paper, Stories in Adjudication, at a Faculty Workshop at Temple University School of Law in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (September 14, 2011)
  • Professor Griffin testified before the United States House of Representatives, Committee on the Judiciary, Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism and Homeland Security, on pending public corruption legislation. (July 26, 2011)
  • Professor Griffin presented a paper, "Fictions in Adjudication," at a Faculty Workshop at Duke Law School. (May 25, 2011)
  • Professor Griffin, with Professors Sara Beale and Samuel Buell, hosted a conference on "Adjudicating the Guilty Mind" at Duke Law School. (May 10, 2011)
  • Professor Griffin presented a paper, "Stories of Culpability," at a conference on "Adjudicating the Guilty Mind" at Duke Law School. (May 10, 2011)
  • Professor Griffin authored a chapter entitled "Inside-out Enforcement" in Prosecutors in the Boardroom: Using Criminal Law to Regulate Corporate Conduct, published by New York University Press. (April 18, 2011)
  • Professor Griffin participated in a panel discussion on "JDB v. North Carolina: Juveniles, Miranda Warnings, and the 'Reasonable Person'" at Duke Law School. (April 06, 2011)
  • Professor Griffin presented her paper, "The Federal Common Law Crime of Corruption," at a symposium on "Adaptation and Resiliency in Legal Systems," at University of North Carolina Law School. (October 15, 2010)

Paul H. Haagen

  • Professor Haagen was invited to present "Second Stain" at Savannah Law School's law and literature conference. (September 01, 2014)
  • Professor Haagen presented at the San Diego State Sports Law Symposium. (May 29, 2014)
  • Professor Haagen presented at the Global Sports Management Summit in Chicago, Illinois. (May 27, 2014)
  • Professor Haagen presented at the 40th Annual Sports Lawyers Association Conference, Chicago, Illinois. (May 15, 2014)
  • Professor Haagen presented at the Penn Law Sports Conference. (February 28, 2014)

Laurence R. Helfer

  • Professor Helfer delivered the conference keynote on "LGBTQ Rights in International and Comparative Law" at the Midwest LGBTQ Law Conference hosted by Washington University School of Law (February 20, 2015) » Watch the conference
  • Professor Laurence Helfer was awarded an honorary doctorate and affiliation with iCourts Center at the University of Copenhagen. (November 04, 2014) » Read the announcement
  • Professor Helfer gave a lecture at Renmin Law School in Beijing, China. (September 23, 2014) » More
  • Professor Helfer was a guest lecturer for a graduate seminar on the topic of human rights and intellectual property for the University of Copenhagen's history department. (June 23, 2014)
  • Professor Helfer's scholarship was featured in an online symposium on the blog Opinio Juris. (February 03, 2014)
  • Professor Helfer presented A New International Human Rights Court for West Africa: The Court of Justice for the Economic Community of West African States to the Board of the Kenan Institute for Ethics. (November 21, 2013)
  • Professor Helfer spoke at a conference on the future of the European Court of Human Rights that included Supreme Court judges, judges of the ECtHR and a member of the UK House of Commons. (November 18, 2013)
  • Professor Helfer was a panelist for Subsidiarity and the European Court of Human Rights at the Conference on The Future Role of the European Court of Human Rights, iCourts, University of Copenhagen. (November 15, 2013)
  • Professor Helfer presented, A New International Human Rights Court for West Africa: The Court of Justice for the Economic Community of West African States, at the Conference on the Domestic Politics of International Human Rights Agreements, Princeton University Department of Politics (November 08, 2013)
  • Professor Helfer edited the volume, Intellectual Property and Human Rights, published by Edward Elgar Press. (October 23, 2013)
  • Professor Helfer presented, LGBT Rights in International and Comparative Law, at a faculty workshop hosted by the University of Hong Kong Faculty of Law. (October 17, 2013)
  • Professor Helfer spoke at the University of Hong Kong's Rights Talk, "LGBT Rights in International and Comparative Law." (October 17, 2013) » View the program
  • Professor Helfer presented, The Crisis in Syria and the International Law of Humanitarian Intervention, at  a faculty workshop hosted by the University of Hong Kong Faculty of Law. (October 15, 2013)
  • Professor Helfer organized, cosponsored, and presented a workshop on International Courts in Context, iCourts: Danish National Research Foundation’s Centre of Excellence for International Courts, at the University of Copenhagen, Denmark. (September 20, 2013)
  • Professor Helfer presented Dispute Settlement for International Economic Agreements at the Conference on the Rule of Law for Human Rights in the ASEAN Region. (August 25, 2013)
  • Professor Helfer co-presented Codifying Immunity or Fighting for Accountability? International Custom and the Battle Over Foreign Official Immunity in the United Nations at the Conference on the Role of Opinio Juris in Customary International Law, held at the University of Geneva. (July 12, 2013)
  • Professor Helfer served as panel chair and commentator at the Conference on Comparative Regional Human Rights Systems, iCourts: University of Copenhagen. (June 27, 2013)
  • Professor Helfer presented at the Inaugural Conference of PluriCourts: Centre for the Study of the Legitimate Roles of the Judiciary in the Global Order, hosted by the University of Oslo Faculty of Law. (June 20, 2013)
  • Professor Helfer participated in the panel discussion, Has the Supreme Court Sounded the Death Knell for Human Rights Litigation? Implications of Kiobel v. Royal Dutch Petroleum, hosted by the Duke in Washington Office. (June 13, 2013)
  • Professor Haagen presented A New International Human Rights Court for West Africa: The Court of Justice for the Economic Community of West African States at the Conference on Compliance and Beyond: Assessing and Explaining the Impact of Regional and Global Governance Arrangements, University of St. Gallen. (June 01, 2013)
  • Professor Helfer was presented with the Faculty Contribution Award by the Center for LGBT Life. (April 26, 2013)
  • Professor Helfer delivered the keynote address, Mapping the Interface between Human Rights and Intellectual Property, at the Conference on Human Rights and Intellectual Property: From Concepts to Practice, European Court of Human Rights, Strasbourg. (April 05, 2013)
  • Professor Helfer presented, A New International Human Rights Court for West Africa: The Court of Justice for the Economic Community of West African States, at a faculty workshop hosted by Duke Law School. (March 29, 2013)
  • Professor Helfer presented, Legitimacy and Lawmaking: A Tale of Three International Courts, at the Scholarship Roundtable on Legitimacy and International Courts held at Duke Law School. (March 23, 2013)
  • Professor Helfer co-sponsored and presented, Intellectual Property and Human Rights: A Conference and Roundtable Discussion, at the American University Washington College of Law. (February 21, 2013)
  • Professor Helfer presented International Courts as Agents of Legal Change: Evidence from LGBT Rights in Europe at a Scholarship Roundtable at Vanderbilt University Law School on Sept. 28 and at the inaugural conference of iCourts: The Danish National Research Foundation’s Centre of Excellence for International Courts at the University of Copenhagen on Sept. 13. (September 28, 2012)
  • Professor Helfer is an affiliated researcher with iCourts: The Danish National Research Foundation's Centre of Excellence for International Courts. (September 17, 2012) » More
  • Professor Helfer presented Dispute Settlement for International Economic Agreements: The Legal and Political Implications of Alternative Models and Design Choices at a workshop on ASEAN Integration Through Law at the National University of Singapore on Aug. 23. (August 23, 2012)
  • Professor Helfer presented A New International Human Rights Court for West Africa: The Court of Justice for the Economic Community of West African States to the Hauser Colloquium on Interdisciplinary Approaches to International Law at NYU Law School on Nov. 8; at a faculty workshop for iCourts: The Danish National Research Foundation's Centre of Excellence for International Courts at the University of Copenhagen on June 12; and at the Conference on International Courts and the Quest for Legitimacy at the Cegla Center for Interdisciplinary Research at the University of Tel Aviv and the law faculty at Hebrew University of Jerusalem on June 3-4. (June 12, 2012)
  • Professor Helfer, with Karen J. Alter, authored "Nature or Nurture? Judicial Law-Making in the European Court of Justice and the Andean Tribunal of Justice," 64 Int'l Org. 563 (2010) (peer-reviewed journal). (February 22, 2011)
  • Professor Helfer authored "Exiting Custom: Analogies to Treaty Withdrawals," 21 Duke J. Comp. & Int'l L. 65 (2010). (February 22, 2011)
  • Professor Helfer authored "Collective Management of Copyright and Human Rights Revisited 75-104," Collective Management of Copyright and Related Rights (2d Ed.) (Daniel Gervais, ed. 2010). (February 22, 2011)
  • Professor Helfer co-presented "International Law and the U.S. Common Law of Foreign Official Immunity" during a meeting of the ASIL Interest Group on International Law in Domestic Courts, University of Virginia Law School in Charlottesville, Virginia. (December 13, 2010)
  • Professor Helfer served as a commentator for the "Meeting on International Law and Regulation, Laboratory on International Law and Regulation" at the University of California, San Diego. (December 08, 2010)
  • Professor Helfer served as a commentator for the Duke/Harvard Foreign Relations Workshop at the Duke University Law School, Durham, North Carolina. (November 07, 2010)
  • Professor Helfer co-presented "Measuring Judicial Influence: Does the European Court of Human Rights Promote Social and Legal Change" during the Conference on the Domestic Consequences of International Human Rights Treaty Ratification hosted by NYU Law School, New York, New York. (October 15, 2010)
  • Professor Helfer served as a judge and commentator at Stanford/Harvard International Junior Faculty Forum hosted by Stanford Law School, Stanford, California. (October 08, 2010)

Karla FC Holloway

  • Professor Holloway received the MELUS Award for Distinguished Contribution in Ethnic Studies from The Society for the Study of the Multi-Ethnic Literature of the United States. (March 27, 2015) » More

Donald L. Horowitz

  • Professor Horowitz served as a Distinguished Visiting Fellow at the National University of Singapore. (January 12, 2015)
  • Professor Horowitz spoke on "Ethnic Power Sharing" at the Faculty of Social Sciences of the University of Malaysia Sarawak (Unimas). (January 01, 2015)
  • Professor Horowitz presented at the 2014-15 Annual Bernstein Lecture in Comparative Law. His presenation was titled, "Federalism for Severely Divided Societies: Possibilities and Pathologies." (November 03, 2014) » Watch the lecture
  • Professor Horowitz gave a lecture at the George Washington University Comparative Politics Workshop on Constitutional Processes and Design. (November 01, 2014)
  • The Indonesian language translation of Professor Horowitz's book, Constitutional Change and Democracy in Indonesia, was published. (October 01, 2014)
  • Professor Horowitz delivered a university-wide lecture at McGill University on Federalism for Severely Divided Societies: Promise and Pathologies. He also gave a workshop for the McGill Law Faculty on Constitutional Processes for Severely Divided Societies.

    (September 01, 2014)

  • Professor Horowitz is currently a Senior Fellow at the International Forum for Democratic Studies at the National Endowment for Democracy.  In April 2014, the printed version of his Lipset Lecture at the NED appeared in the Journal of Democracy under the title, “Ethnic Power Sharing: Three Big Problems.”  In May and June 2014, he delivered three keynote addresses at three conferences in Europe in three weeks: in Geneva, at the conference of the German Institute of Global and Area Studies Network on Institutions for Sustainable Peace; in Budapest, at the Association for the Study of Nationalities-Central European University joint conference on Nationalist Responses to Economic and Political Crises; and also in Budapest, at the conference on Narratives of Violence,  hosted by CEU. (June 30, 2014)
  • Professor Horowitz was a visiting professor in the University of Malaya’s Academic Icon program from December 2013 through March 2014. While there, he delivered a public lecture at the University of Malaya on ethnic power sharing and also spoke at a meeting of the organization Sisters in Islam and gave the inaugural lecture at a new think tank called the Centre for Progressive Research.  During a weeklong visit to Sri Lanka sponsored by the International Center for Ethnic Studies, he gave four lectures, in Colombo, Kandy, and Jaffna, on themes concerning interethnic conciliation. (March 30, 2014)
  • Professor Horowitz delivered four lectures in Sri Lanka on themes relating to power sharing and federalism, under the auspices of the International Centre for Ethnic Studies - two in Colombo, one in Kandy, and one in Jaffna. (January 29, 2014)
  • Professor Horowitz delivered the Correy Lecture at Queen’s University in Ontario and the Lipset Lecture at the National Endowment for Democracy in Washington, D.C.. (November 29, 2013)
  • Professor Horowitz delivered a keynote lecture at a workshop to the Institutions for Sustainable Peace network in Geneva, another keynote at the Association for the Study of Nationalism conference in Budapest, and a third at the Narratives of Violence conference, also in Budapest.  (May 29, 2013)
  • Professor Horowitz gave a lecture at the book lauch for Constitutional Change and Democracy in Indonesia in Berlin, Germany. The event was organized by GIGA, the German Institute for Global and Area Studies. (May 16, 2013)
  • Professor Horowitz presented lectures, "Constitutional Change and Democracy in Indonesia," and "The Way Forward in Divided Societies," at a conference on Political Institutions in Divided Societies. The conference was organized by the Center for the Study of Imperfections in Democracies at Central European University, Budapest, Hungary. (May 09, 2013)
  • Professor Horowitz presented the lectures, "Constitutional Design for Severely Divided Societies" and "Young Researchers Workshop: Democracy in Plural Societies" at the Center for International Studies, a joint enterprise of the ETH Zurich and the University of Zurich, Switzerland. (April 25, 2013)
  • Professor Horowitz gave a lectured titled, "Democratic Puzzles: Ethnic Conflict and Interethnic Compromise," at the Technical University of Dresden Center for the Study of Constitutionalism and Democracy in Dresden, Germany. (April 23, 2013)
  • Professor Horowitz gave a lecture titled, "Constitutional Design for Severely Divided Societies,"  at the American Academy in Berlin, Germany. (April 18, 2013)
  • Professor Horowitz gave a lecture titled, "Ethnic Conflict and Interethnic Compromise," at the Colloquium on the History of Violence at Humboldt University in Berlin, Germany. (April 10, 2013)
  • Professor Horowitz's book, Constitutional Change and Democracy in Indonesia, was published by Cambridge University Press. (March 31, 2013)
  • Professor Horowitz gave a lecture titled, "The Ideal and the Actual: Constitutional Design for Severely Divided Societies," in Berlin, Germany. (February 17, 2013)
  • Professor Horowitz gave a lecuture titled, "Electoral Design for Divided Societies," at the Winter School on Challenges to Democracies in Neum, Bosnia, sponsored by the Swiss Government in collaboration with the Universities of Zurich and Aarau. (January 31, 2013)
  • Professor Horowitz presented a workshop titled, "Challenges of Constitutional Reform in Multiethnic Societies" at the Winter School on Challenges to Democracies in Neum, Bosnia, sponsored by the Swiss Government in collaboration with the Universities of Zurich and Aarau. (January 31, 2013)
  • Professor Horowitz published "Excessive Skepticism? A Comment on Jon Elster's "Excessive Ambitions (II)," Capitalism and Society, Vol. 8, Issue 1, Article 4 (January 2013), pp. 1-14. (January 31, 2013)
  • Professor Horowitz gave a seminar to the Policy Planning Staff at the German Ministry of Foreign Affairs on the topic of "Fragile States." (January 23, 2013)
  • Professor Horowitz will become a fellow of the American Academy in Berlin in January 2013. (January 01, 2013)
  • Professor Horowitz will be an Academic Icon at the University of Malaya in Kuala Lumpur for part of 2013-2014. (January 01, 2013)
  • Professor Horowitz started a Reagan-Fascell Fellowship at the National Endowment for Democracy (that lasts until January). (October 08, 2012)
  • Professor Horowitz spoke on “Indonesia’s Path to Constitutional Democracy” twice on Aug. 8 - to the law faculty for the National University of Singapore and at the Institute of Southeast Asian Studies in Singapore. (August 08, 2012)
  • Professor Horowitz, along with four other scholars, presented an analytical critique of the Transitional Constitution of South Sudan for consideration by the Constitution Review Commission of South Sudan, which is to draft a new constitution for the country. (June 01, 2012)
  • Professor Horowitz was awarded a Reagan-Fascell Fellowship at the National Endowment for Democracy for the fall of 2012. (May 01, 2012)
  • Professor Horowitz discussed how political institutions can prevent conflict in deeply divided societies on a panel, at the International Studies Association convention. (April 01, 2012)
  • Professor Horowitz co-chaired a pre-convention workshop on "Institutions for Sustainable Peace," at the International Studies Association, held in San Diego, California. (March 31, 2012)
  • Professor Horowitz spoke on "Constitution Making and Electoral Design in the Arab Spring," at the National Endowment for Democracy in Washington, D.C. (March 29, 2012)
  • Professor Horowitz discussed "How Indonesia Became a Constitutional Democracy," at the Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University in Cambridge, Massachusetts. (March 21, 2012)
  • Professor Horowitz spoke at the Kennedy School of Harvard University on “Democracy in Hard Places: The Case of Indonesia." (March 21, 2012)
  • Professor Horowitz joined the international editorial board of Kita, a new Malaysia-based journal of ethnic relations. (March 01, 2012)
  • Professor Donald L. Horowitz spoke on Constitutional Design and Cultural Diversity at a Symposium to celebrate the 100th Anniversary of Kyushu University in Fukuoka, Japan. (January 07, 2012)
  • Professor Donald L. Horowitz spoke at a faculty workshop on ethnicity and patronage politics in Yemen and Jordan, hosted by the University of Maryland (College Park). (November 30, 2011)
  • Professor Donald L. Horowitz spoke at a conference at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, on the "Arab Spring." (November 18, 2011)
  • Professor Horowitz spoke on "Constitutionalism in Crisis," at a session on "Courts and Constitutions," at a Transatlantic Law Forum conference in Hamburg, Germany. (October 28, 2011)
  • Professor Horowitz spoke on "Indonesia's Path to Constitutional Democracy." at the German Institute of Global and Area Studies (GIGA) in Hamburg, Germany. (October 27, 2011)
  • Professor Horowitz spoke at the annual conference of the American Society of Comparative Law on "Revolution and Constitution." (October 21, 2011)
  • Professor Horowitz became a member of the Scientific Committee of the Italian Journal of Conflictology. (October 17, 2011)
  • Professor Horowitz served as a commentator on a paper on "US Foreign Policy Habits in Ethnic Conflict" at The George Washington University Comparative Politics Workshop, held in Washington D.C. (October 14, 2011)
  • Professor Horowitz spoke at the Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies Southeast Asia Program workshop on "How Indonesia Became a Constitutional Democracy," held in Baltimore, Maryland. (October 05, 2011)
  • Professor Horowitz spoke on "Constitutional and Electoral Measures to Reduce Ethnic Conflict," at MIT's XXI Century conference on Foreign Politics, International Relations, and the National Interest held in Cambridge, Massachusetts. (October 01, 2011)
  • Professor Horowitz delivered a lecture, "The Possibilities of Federalism," at a National Defense University conference on Iraq. (September 21, 2011)
  • Professor Horowitz spoke on "Financial Arbitration in the United States" at Ko Guan Law School of Shanghai Jiao Tong University, in Shanghai, China. (August 04, 2011)
  • Professor Horowitz was awarded an honorary doctoral degree at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel (Free University of Brussels). (May 25, 2011)
  • Professor Horowitz addressed the Flemish Association of Political Scientists on "Constitutional Design for Severely Divided Societies." (May 24, 2011)
  • Professor Horowitz spoke on "Creating and Sustaining Democracy in the Middle East: Constitutional and Governance-Building Considerations" at the Brookings Institution in Washington, D.C. His specific topic was the likely impact of various electoral systems in Tunisia and Egypt. (May 02, 2011)
  • Professor Horowitz presented remarks on South Sudan's transitional constitutional process at a workshop on that subject sponsored by the United States Institute of Peace and the National Democratic Institute. (March 15, 2011)
  • Professor Horowitz delivered a paper on "Electoral Systems and the Reduction of Ethnic Conflict" at the Indiana University Law School Center for Constitutional Democracy conference on Difference and Constitutionalism in Pan-Asia. (March 05, 2011)
  • Professor Horowitz was a commentator on a paper on "Constitutional Compliance" at the George Washington Law School Annual Roundtable on Comparative Constitutional Law held in Washington, D.C. (March 04, 2011)
  • Professor Horowitz was cited in the Washington Post as having been consulted by the White House council on the Egyptian problem. (February 14, 2011)
  • Professor Horowitz was interviewed on WTOP Radio in Washington D.C. concerning the turmoil in Egypt. (February 14, 2011)
  • Professor Horowitz spoke on "Options for a Negotiated Transition Agenda: issues, actors, processes, and timing" at a meeting on "The Challenge of Democratization in Egypt" at the National Endowment for Democracy. (February 11, 2011)
  • Professor Horowitz presented his paper on "Electoral Systems" at a Duke Law School Roundtable. (January 30, 2011)
  • Professor Horowitz delivered a paper at the George Washington University Comparative Politics Workshop on "How Indonesia Became a Constitutional Democracy." Horowitz is currently a fellow of the Woodrow Wilson International Center in Washington. (October 12, 2010)
  • Professor Horowitz delivered a paper at the George Washington University Comparative Politics Workshop on "How Indonesia Became a Constitutional Democracy." (October 12, 2010)

Jayne Huckerby

  • Professor Huckerby presented Women’s Rights in U.S. National Security Policy at the Human Rights and U.S. Policy in the Global Gender Equality Movement event, Washington, D.C.. (April 10, 2014) » More
  • Professor Huckerby presented Gender Equality, Empowerment and the Prevention of Trafficking in Persons at the event, Post-2015 Development Agenda and Combatting the Root Causes of Trafficking in Persons, hosted by the U.N. Commission on the Status of Women, New York, New York. (March 18, 2014)
  • Professor Huckerby presented, Gender, Human Rights, and Counter-Terrorism: A Global Perspective, during the panel, The Impact of the National Security Debate on Women and Youth, at the American Bar Association Teleconference. (February 27, 2014)
  • Professor Huckerby presented The Right to an Effective Remedy Under International Law at the Fifth Regional Consultation (MENA) on the Right to an Effective Remedy for Trafficked Persons of U.N. Special Rapporteur on trafficking in persons, including women and children in Amman, Jordan (January 09, 2014)
  • Professor Huckerby presented, Constitutional Reform and the Promotion of Women’s Rights, during the Launch of UN Women’s Constitutional Database, hosted UN Women in New York, New York. (December 13, 2013)
  • Professor Huckerby's database of gender equality provisions in constitutions worldwide, originally produced for UN Women to assist Arab Spring countries, is the first compilation of its kind. (December 11, 2013) » View the database
  • Professor Huckerby presented, Gender, Human Rights, and Countering Terrorism: Good Practices, during the panel discussion, Women’s Roles in Countering Violent Extremism and Radicalization that Lead to Terrorism. The panel was held in Antalya, Turkey and was part of an international symposium on terrorism and transnational crime organized by the Turkish Police Academy and attended by hundreds of police officials from over 35 countries.  (December 07, 2013)
  • Professor Huckerby was a panelist in the OSCE session on “Women’s Roles in Countering Violent Extremism and Radicalization that Lead to Terrorism” at an international symposium on terrorism and transnational crime organized by the Turkish Police Academy in Antalya, Turkey.  (December 06, 2013)
  • Professor Huckerby presented, Families and Communities in Peace-building and Conflict Resolution, at the event, The Roles of Families and Communities in Strengthening Community Resilience Against Violent Extremism. The event was hosted by Hedayah, the International Center for Excellence for Countering Violent Extremism, and the Center on Global Counterterrorism Cooperation, and was held in Abu Dhabi, UAE. (December 04, 2013)
  • Professor Huckerby was a panelist in consultation on “The Roles of Families and Communities in Strengthening Community Resilience Against Violent Extremism” hosted by Hedayah (the International Center for Excellence for Countering Violent Extremism) and the Center on Global Counterterrorism Cooperation, in Abu Dhabi. (December 04, 2013)
  • Professor Huckerby presented, The right to an effective remedy under international law, at the Global Consultation on the Right to an Effective Remedy for Trafficked Persons of the U.N. Special Rapporteur on trafficking in persons, including women and children, Abuja, Nigeria. (November 21, 2013)
  • Professor Huckerby presented at the panel discussion, "Women, Terrorism & Counterterrorism: Deconstructing Myths, Discussing Realities," at Georgetown University, Washington, DC. (November 04, 2013) » Watch the panel discussion
  • Professor Huckerby presented, The right to an effective remedy under international law, at the Global Consultation on the Right to an Effective Remedy for Trafficked Persons of the U.N. Special Rapporteur on trafficking in persons, including women and children, held in New York, New York. (October 24, 2013)
  • Professor Huckerby presented, The right to an effective remedy under international law, at the Third Regional Consultation on the Right to an Effective Remedy for Trafficked Persons of the U.N. Special Rapporteur on trafficking in persons, including women and children, held in Bangkok, Thailand. (September 27, 2013)
  • Professor Huckerby was a selected participant for TechCamp South East Asia, Combatting Human Trafficking, organized by the U.S. Department of State and held in Phnom Penh, Cambodia. (September 25, 2013)

Ted Kaufman

  • Visiting Professor Kaufman provided his expertise in the panel discussion, "Too big to tolerate? How to right-size America's giant banks," in Washington, DC. (May 12, 2013) » Watch the panel discussion

Jack Knight

  • Professor Knight will give a lecture at Yale University. (December 03, 2014)
  • Professor Knight was invited to present at the Rule of Law conference, University of Chicago - American Bar Association. (October 31, 2014)
  • Professor Knight presented at the Political Accountability conference, University of Essex, United Kingdom. (July 02, 2014)
  • Professor Knight gave a lecture at the University of Catanzaro, Italy. (April 04, 2014)
  • Professor Knight presented at the Institutions and Economic Change conference, University of Hertfordshire, United Kingdom. (September 20, 2013)
  • Professor Knight gave a lecture at the University of Chicago. (May 09, 2013)
  • Professor Knight gave a lecture at the Institute of Philosophy and Social Theory, University of Belgrade, Serbia. (April 30, 2013)
  • Professor Knight presented at The Politics and Ontology of Institutions conference, University of Belgrade, Serbia. (April 29, 2013)
  • Professor Knight gave a lecture at the University of Paris I-Sorbonne. (April 26, 2013)
  • Professor Knight presented at the Democratic Politics and Gridlock conference, University of British Columbia, Canada. (March 22, 2013)
  • Professor Knight gave a lecture at the University of Virginia.  (January 17, 2013)

Kimberly D. Krawiec

  • Professor Krawiec was awarded the Bass Connections Grant along with Edward J. Balleisen, Lori Bennear, and Jonathan Wiener for their research, "Regulatory Disaster Scene Investigation." (January 01, 2014)
  • Professor Krawiec was awarded a grant from the Smith Richardson Foundation along with Edward J. Balleisen, Lori Bennear, and Jonathan Wiener for research entitled, "Recalibrating Risk: Crises, Risk Perceptions, And Regulatory Responses." (April 01, 2013)
  • Professor Krawiec was awarded the Bass Connections & Kenan Institute for Ethics grant along with David Toole and Ray Barfield for research entitled, "Living Donor Kidney Transplants and the Good Samaritan: The Religious, Legal, and Ethical Challenges of Non-simultaneous, Extended, Altruistic Donor Chains." (July 01, 2011)

David L. Lange

  • Professor Lange was awarded the A. Kenneth Pye Alumni Award. (April 29, 2014) » More
  • Professor Lange spoke at the Vanderbilt Journal of Entertainment Law and Technology's conference at Vanderbilt Law School on January 25. Professor Lange focused his remarks on the 2012 Beijing Treaty on Performers' Rights in the Film Industry. (January 25, 2013) » More

Margaret H. Lemos

  • Professor Lemos will present "Privatizing Public Litigation" during a faculty workshop at Chicago Law School. (February 04, 2015)
  • Professor Lemos presented "Privatizing Public Litigation" during a faculty workshop at Yale Law School. (October 27, 2014)
  • Professor Lemos presented "Litigating State Interests: Attorneys General as Amici" during the Conference on Empirically Testing the Constitution, hosted by Chicago Law School. (October 23, 2014)
  • Professor Lemos presented "Privatizing Public Litigation" during a faculty workshop at Minnesota Law School. (October 09, 2014)
  • Professor Lemos presented "Privatizing Public Litigation" during a faculty workshop at Vanderbilt Law School. (October 08, 2014)
  • Professor Lemos presented "Congressional Standing" during the Conference on A New Separation of Powers in Foreign Affairs hosted by Yale Law School. (October 03, 2014)
  • Professor Lemos presented "Privatizing Public Litigation" during a faculty workshop at Cardoza Law School. (September 15, 2014)
  • Professor Lemos accepted a visiting professor position at Yale Law School for Fall 2014. (July 29, 2014)
  • Professor Lemos presented "The Politics of Statutory Interpretation" during a faculty workshop at Penn Law School. (March 27, 2014)
  • Professor Lemos presented "Privatizing Public Litigation" during a faculty workshop at BYU Law School. (March 20, 2014)
  • Professor Lemos presented "The Politics of Statutory Interpretation" during a faculty workshop at Emory Law School. (February 20, 2014)
  • Professor Lemos presented a paper at The Role of Custom, Convention, and Tradition in U.S. Constitutional Law conference, held at Duke Law School.  (November 09, 2013)
  • Professor Lemos gave a presentation on statutory construction entitled "Public Law for the Public's Lawyers" as part of the NC Bar Association's Continuing Legal Education (CLE) Program. (November 03, 2012)
  • Professor Lemos presented "Interpretive Methodology and the Consistency Constraint" at the Are Government Institutions Constrained by Law? Conference hosted by Columbia Law School. (September 21, 2012)
  • Professor Lemos was the moderator at the 42nd Annual Administrative Law Symposium at Duke Law School. (February 24, 2012)
  • Professor Lemos was commentator at Duke Law School's Symposium on the Relationship Between Law and Custom. (February 10, 2012)

David F. Levi

  • Dean David F. Levi delivered the inaugural Judge Lloyd D. George Lecture on the Judicial Process at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas William S. Boyd School of Law. In his lecture, “The Grand Challenges for the Legal Profession and Judiciary,” Levi listed seven major problems: access to justice for the poor and unrepresented; the cost of justice for everyone, which is also an issue of access; maintaining the independence and neutrality of the judiciary; preserving the jury trial; the criminal justice system; unifying the legal profession; and maintaining a sense of mission and purpose for the legal profession. (April 03, 2014)
  • Dean Levi was a panelist for "Balls and Strikes, Original Intent and the Living Constitution: What Does the Supreme Court Actually Do?" at the Fall Meeting of the American Academy of Appellate Lawyers in Washington, D.C. (November 08, 2010)
  • Dean Levi presented the Devitt Award to Judge Anthony J. Scirica at the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington, D.C. (September 13, 2010)

Marin K. Levy

  • Professor Marin K. Levy will deliver the Judge Stephanie K. Seymour Lecture at the University of Tulsa College of Law. (February 16, 2015) » More
  • Professor Levy presented Challenging the Randomness of Panel Assignment in the Federal Appellate Courts at the Junior Federal Courts and Conflicts of Law Scholars Roundtable. (June 04, 2013)
  • Professor Levy presented, Challenging the Randomness of Panel Assignment in the Federal Appellate Courts, at the Duke University School of Law Faculty Workshop. (May 29, 2013)

Ryke Longest

  • Professor Longest was recognized by the Governor of North Carolina as the recipient of the Water Conservationist of the Year Award, presented by North Carolina Wildlife Federation. (July 22, 2013)
  • Professor Longest presented "North Carolina Regulatory Control of Natural Gas Exploration" at the Summit on Impacts of Fracking conference at the 27th Annual Meeting of Clean Water for NC, held in Pittsboro, North Carolina. (September 10, 2011) » More
  • Professor Longest participated in a panel discussion on the "Role of EPA in the Courts" at a seminar looking at the 40th anniversary of the creation of the Environmental Protection Agency, held at Duke Law School. (January 24, 2011)

Marty Lybecker

  • Professor Lybecker was awarded the 2011 Grass Roots Advocacy Award, presented by ABA President Stephen Zack during ceremonies at the U.S. Supreme Court. (April 13, 2011)
  • Professor Lybecker spoke on "Managing the Portfolio: Topical Legal Issues Confronting Lawyers Today," at the 2011 Institutional Investor Forum, sponsored by PLI, held in New York City. (March 22, 2011)
  • Professor Lybecker spoke on "Navigating the Latest Federal Regulatory and Legislative Developments," at the 2011 Wealth Management Trust Conference, sponsored by the Texas Bankers Association in San Antonio, Texas. (March 17, 2011)
  • Professor Lybecker spoke on "Changes to the Federal Securities Laws, The Dodd-Frank Act: A New Framework for the Regulation of Financial Services in the U.S.," as part of the ABA CLE Webinar Program. (February 01, 2011)
  • Professor Lybecker moderated, "Developments in Hedge Funds, Investment Funds, a Roundtable Discussion," sponsored by the Boston University School of Law. (December 10, 2010)
  • Professor Lybecker spoke on the "Family Office Exemption," at the Florida Family Office Exchange. (November 29, 2010)
  • Professor Lybecker spoke on the "Family Office Exemption," at the Fall Meeting of the Subcommittee on Hedge Funds, Committee on Federal Regulation of Securities, American Bar Association, held in Washington, D.C. (November 19, 2010)
  • Professor Lybecker spoke on the "Investment Advisers Act," at the FOX Private Wealth Conference, held in Chicago, Illinois. (November 10, 2010)
  • Professor Lybecker spoke on "Family Office Exemption," at the FOX Fall Forum, held in Chicago, Illinois. (October 18, 2010)
  • Professor Lybecker spoke on "Dodd-Frank Financial Reform and Its Impact on the Banking Industry," at the ALI-ABA Course of Study, held in Washington, D.C. (October 07, 2010)

Jennifer D'A. Maher

  • Dean Maher moderated a panel discussion on women in leadership in Afghanistan and Egypt at the Women in the Profession Committee of the NC Bar Association in Asheville, North Carolina. (April 27, 2012)
  • Dean Maher moderated a panel discussion on Afghan policy makers at "The Changing Face of Leadership In Our Backyard and Beyond" conference sponsored by the North Carolina Bar Association in Asheville, North Carolina. (April 26, 2012)

Carolyn McAllaster

  • Professor McAllaster was appointed by the White House Office of National HIV/AIDS Policy to the planning committee for the upcoming White House Meeting on HIV in the South. (July 30, 2014)
  • Professor McAllaster received the American Bar Association Alexander D. Forger Award for Excellence in HIV Legal Services and Advocacy. (December 31, 2013)
  • Professor McAllaster presented "HIV in the South, Stigma, HIV Criminalization" to a University of North Carolina epidemiology class. (September 23, 2013)
  • Professor McAllaster presented Ryan White: Looking Forward to the Presidential Advisory Council on HIV/AIDS. (September 18, 2013)
  • Professor McAllaster presented at the United States Conference on AIDS panel Southern Discomfort: Developing and Using HIV Treatment Cascades and Research-based Advocacy Strategies for Focus Attention and Resources on the Southern HIV Epidemic in New Orleans, Louisiana. (September 09, 2013)
  • Professor McAllaster organized and presented at the AIDS United Legal Convening in New Orleans, Louisiana. (September 06, 2013)
  • Professor McAllaster presented Protecting the Confidentiality of Sensitive Health Diagnoses like HIV in NC at the ​Continuing Medical Education for Duke Internal Medicine and Emergency Department Residents workshop.  (July 17, 2013) » Read the manuscript
  • Professor McAllaster presented Protecting the Confidentiality of Sensitive Health Diagnoses like HIV in NC at the Continuing Medical Education for Duke Internal Medicine and Emergency Department Residents workshop.  (June 11, 2013) » Read the manuscript
  • Professor McAllaster participated in a panel discussion on Community Resource Panel, Stigma, Confidentiality, and Discrimination at the Women of Color Community Forum, held in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. (March 01, 2013)
  • Professor McAllaster co-authored an article in the Fall 2011 North Carolina State Bar Journal entitled: The North Carolina Association of Women Attorneys: Creating Camaraderie, Nurturing Leaders, and Protecting the Rights of Women. (October 06, 2011)
  • Professor McAllaster, along with Jennifer Brobst, co-authored The North Carolina Association of Women Attorneys: Creating Camaraderie, Nurturing Leaders, and Protecting the Rights of Women, which was published in the North Carolina State Bar Journal. (October 06, 2011)
  • Professor McAllaster and Professor Allison Rice conducted an Ethics Continuing Legal Education Workshop on Special Ethical Concerns Raised by the Representation of Clients with Stigmatizing Conditions, at the NC Association of Women Attorneys annual meeting in Greensboro, North Carolina. (September 16, 2011)
  • Professor McAllaster presented at the Reducing Harm & Building Communities: Addressing Drug Use in the South Conference: workshop: Human Rights and HIV in the South: The Criminal Law and HIV-Positive People, Sex Workers, and Drug Users, in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina. (September 08, 2011)
  • Professor MacAllaster presented on "Access to Justice: Identifying Resources, Creating Networks" at the Ford Foundation Convening: HIV/AIDS Strategic Litigation/Access to Justice in New York City. (April 27, 2011)
  • Professor McAllaster gave a presentation on the "Legal Rights of People Living with HIV/AIDS" at the Duke Addictions Group in Durham, North Carolina. (April 07, 2011)
  • Professor MacAllaster was elected co-chair of the North Carolina AIDS Action Network (NCAAN). (April 01, 2011)
  • Professor McAllaster co-presented a workshop at the Equality North Carolina annual meeting in Greensboro entitled "HIV Policy in North Carolina: Successes and Challenges." (November 13, 2010)

Francis McGovern

  • Professor McGovern participated in the "Mediation and Settlement of MDL Litigation," at the Johnson & Johnson DePuy Hip Implant Litigation Conference in Durham, North Carolina. (November 17, 2010)
  • Professor McGovern participated in "Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation Study Project" at the Transferee Judges' Conference in Palm Beach, Florida. (October 26, 2010)
  • Professor McGovern delivered "Advanced Mediation Strategy" at the U.S. Courts Conference in Pocatello, Idaho. (October 22, 2010)
  • Professor McGovern was awarded a 2010 Leadership Award by the National Center for Victims of Crime. (September 28, 2010)
  • Professor McGovern received the 2010 Leadership Award from the National Center for Victims of Crime in New York City. (September 28, 2010)
  • Professor McGovern delivered "Distribution Process in Class Action and SEC Settlements" to the Bank Depository User Group in Clearwater Beach, Florida. (September 23, 2010)
  • Professor McGovern delivered "The 'I Hate Class Actions' Approach to Multidistrict Litigation" at The Inner Circle of Advocates, in Princeville, Hawaii. (August 09, 2010)
  • Professor McGovern spoke on "The Classical Age of Greece" at DIKEMES, College Year in Athens, in Athens, Greece. (July 01, 2010)

Thomas B. Metzloff

  • Professor Metzloff spoke on a panel entitled "VMI and Co-education: The Civil War Revisited or Defenders of Educational Creativity?" at Washington and Lee Law School in Lexington, Virginia. (November 01, 2010)

Ralf Michaels

  • Professor Michaels presented "Post-Critical Private International Law: From Politics to Technique" at the IILJ Colloquium, New York University, New York. (July 25, 2014)
  • Professor Michaels presented "Choosing my Religion—Religious Law as Object and Constraint on Party Autonomy" at the conference (Not) Outside My Culture: The Paradoxes of Personal Autonomy in a Plural Society, Max Planck Institute for Social Anthropology. (May 26, 2014)
  • Professor Michaels presented "The Unidroit Principles as a Background Law" at the 20 Years of Unidroit Principles of International Commercial Contracts: Experiences and Prospects conference, Unidroit, Rome. (May 09, 2014)
  • Professor Michaels presented a workshop on "Liberalism and Legal Pluralism" at the Clough Center for the Study of Constitutional Democracy, Boston College of Law. (April 11, 2014)
  • Professor Michaels was a panelist on "Principles on the Engagement of Domestic Courts with International Law" at the Joint Conference ILA-ASIL, Washington, DC. (April 08, 2014)
  • Professor Michaels presented "On Liberalism and Legal Pluralism" at the Law and Globalization Seminar, Yale Law School. (April 01, 2014)
  • Professor Michaels presented "Party Autonomy in Private International Law-A New Paradigm without a Solid Foundation" during the New Directions in Private International Law research seminar, Cornell Law School. (February 28, 2014)
  • Professor Michaels presented at the Globalization and Law: Law Beyond the State workshop, Tokyo University. (June 10, 2013)
  • Professor Michaels presented "What is Non-State Law?" Kyushu University, Japan.  (June 07, 2013)
  • Professor Michaels presented "Rethinking the UNIDROIT Principals," Doshisha University and Kyoto University, Japan.  (June 05, 2013)
  • Professor Michaels presented "Conflict of Laws or Conflict of Norms?" Nagoya University, Japan. (June 04, 2013)
  • Professor Michaels delivered the keynote address "Party Autonomy in Private International Law—A New Paradigm without a Solid Foundation?" at the 126th Conference of the Private International Law Association of Japan, Chuo University. (June 02, 2013)
  • Professor Michaels was the keynote speaker at the annual meeting of the Japenese Association of Private International Law at Chuo University in Tokyo, Japan. His talk concerned the foundations of party autonomy in private international law. Professor Michaels also spoke at the Universities of Nagoya, Kyoto, Doshisha, Kyushu, and Tokyo. (June 01, 2013)
  • Professor Michaels presented "On Liberalism and Legal Pluralism" at the ASIL workshop The Rise of Non-State Law, Washington, D.C. (May 02, 2013)
  • Professor Michaels presented "Martti in Private. On the Absence of Private International Law in Martti Koskenniemi’s Work" at the event Engaging the Writings of Martti Koskenniemi, Temple University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (April 12, 2013) » Read the article
  • Professor Michaels participated in the panel What is Private International Law? at the Annual Meeting of the American Society of International Law, Washington D.C. (April 05, 2013)
  • Professor Michaels and Professor DeMott participted in a comparative law conference at National Taiwan University in May. (May 24, 2012)
  • Professor Michaels delivered a keynote address, "What Private International Law Is About," to 200 participants at the biannual conference of the Journal of Private International Law in Milan, Italy. (April 15, 2011)
  • Professor Michaels delivered a keynote lecture on "The role of academics and practitioners in private international law" to 150 members of the invitation-only German Association of International Law in Cologne, Germany. (March 30, 2011)
  • Professor Michaels delivered a keynote address, "Neocolonialism in European Private Law? Lessons from the legal pluralism debate," at the Pluralism and European Private Law Conference in Exeter, England. (March 25, 2011)
  • Professor Michaels discussed "Legal Origins, Doing Business and Rule of Law Indicators: The Economic Evaluation of Legal Systems" at the Annual Conference of the American Society of International Law in Washington, D.C. (March 24, 2011)
  • Professor Michaels discussed "Comparing Law: Debates on Method" with Pierre Legrand at Duke Law School. (February 26, 2011)
  • Professor Michaels participated in a panel discussion on "Comparing Law: Debates on Method" at Duke Law School. (February 16, 2011)
  • Professor Michaels participated in the "CICL-CLRP Scholarship Roundtable: Challenges to Democracy in Divided Societies" at Duke Law School. (January 29, 2011)
  • Professor Michaels participated in the panel, "Beyond the State? Comparative Approaches to Group Political Identity in the Age of the Transnational," with Karen Knop and Annelise Riles at the AALS Annual Meeting in San Francisco, California. (January 08, 2011)
  • Professor Michaels presented "The Mirage of Nonstate Governance" at a seminar held at the University of Minnesota, in Minneapolis. (November 22, 2010)
  • Professor Michaels discussed "National Law in a Global Context" at the Symposium LAPA 10-year Anniversary held at Princeton University in Princeton, New Jersey. (October 22, 2010)
  • Professor Michaels was a commentator on "Roundtable: Law Beyond Borders: Jurisprudence for a Hybrid World," held at Temple University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (October 08, 2010)

Darrell A. H. Miller

  • Professor Miller participated in a Second Amendment panel discussion at Charlotte Law School hosted by the Charlotte Law Review. (March 01, 2014)
  • Professor Miller taught a CLE in March 2014 on Second Amendment issues sponsored by the Constitutional Law Section of the North Carolina Bar Association. (March 01, 2014)

Madeline Morris

  • Professor Morris delivered the introduction to Baher Azmy's keynote address at the Movements and Exchanges in an Unequal World conference, convened by the Duke University International Comparative Studies Program. (March 01, 2014) » Watch the panel discussions
  • Professor Morris was interviewed for a forthcoming documentary, The Guantanamo Cases. The program will form part of the series titled "The Constitution Project." (March 26, 2013)

Theresa A. Newman

  • Professor Newman, with Darryl Hunt, spoke to at the annual meeting of Durham Congregations in Action. (January 20, 2011)

Michelle Benedict Nowlin

  • Senior Lecturing Fellow Nowlin was a panelist at the Vermont Law School's inaugural Conference on Agriculture and Food Systems on Sept. 28. (October 30, 2012)
  • Senior Lecturing Fellow Nowlin moderated a panel titled, The Critical Role of Water in Energy Facility Siting, Development, and Operation, at the American Bar Association's Section of Environment, Energy and Resources Law Summit on Oct. 11. (October 11, 2012) » More
  • Senior Lecturing Fellow Nowlin developed a poster presentation entitled "Protecting Sea Turtles Through Science-Based Fishery Regulations" for display at the International Sea Turtle Symposium. (April 11, 2011)
  • Senior Lecturing Fellow Nowlin presented "An Introduction to Environmental Law: What Every Advocate Needs to Know" to the North Carolina Conservation Network. (April 08, 2011)

H. Jefferson Powell

  • Columbia Law School named Professor Powell as the Samuel Rubin Visiting Professor of Law for the spring semester 2014. (January 01, 2014)
  • Professor Powell gave a lecture at Indiana University - Bloomington's Constitution Day. (September 17, 2013) » Read the press release
  • Professor Powell was invited to speak about his book, The President as Commander in Chief:  An Essay in Constitutional Vision, University of Indiana - Bloomington. (September 17, 2013)
  • Professor Powell gave two lectures at Wake Forest University on Sept. 12 for the Institute for the Public Trust on the role of the Constitution in the Executive Branch. (September 12, 2012)

Jedediah Purdy

  • Professor Purdy presented “Nature in the Tradition of Philosophical Atheism,” Wallace Stegner Symposium at the University of Utah Law School. (August 01, 2014)
  • Professor Purdy participated in the panel discussion A Millionaires' Amendment? The Roberts Court's Approach to Free Speech in Washington, DC. (May 13, 2014) » Watch the panel discussion
  • Professor Purdy delivered the addess “After Nature” for Loyola University's sustainability public lecture series. (April 01, 2014)
  • “Our Place in the World,” Professor Purdy's piece on environmental law and ethics from the Duke Law Journal (2013) was selected by the Environmental Law Institute as one of the outstanding pieces of environmental law scholarship in the year and was excerpted for republication and discussed at the ELI’s annual practice-and-scholarship symposium  (April 01, 2014)
  • Professor Purdy delivered “After Nature,” a special cross-school address sponsored by Michigan Law School, University of Michigan. (April 01, 2014)
  • Professor Purdy participated in “Markets, Morals, and Law,” Prof. David Grewal’s seminar at Yale Law School. (April 01, 2014)
  • Professor Purdy presented "Our Place in the World: A New Relationship for Environmental Law and Ethics” at the Environmental Law Institute symposium on outstanding scholarship of 2013, Washington, D.C. (April 01, 2014)
  • Professor Pudy presented “Losing Nature: Living in the Anthropocene” Yale University Center on the Environment. (April 01, 2014) » Read more
  • Professor Purdy presented “Our Place in the World” at a Denver University Law School environmental and natural resources workshop. (March 01, 2014)
  • Professor Purdy presented “Living in the Anthropocene” in the Ideas of Nature series, Boise State University, Boise, Idaho. (February 01, 2014)
  • Professor Purdy presented “Living in the Anthropocene” at the College of Idaho, Caldwell, Idaho. (February 01, 2014)
  • Professor Purdy presented “Food and Farming in the American Environmental Imagination,” a special multi-course guest lecture at the College of Idaho, Caldwell, Idaho. (February 01, 2014)
  • Professor Purdy presented “Law and Neoliberalism” at the Duke Law School Faculty Retreat. (January 01, 2014)
  • Professor Purdy presented “Law and Geography in the Anthropocene” at the UNC Department of Geography colloquium, Chapel Hill, North Carolina. (January 01, 2014)
  • Professor Purdy presented “Our Place in the World,” Georgetown University Law Center Faculty Workshop. (January 01, 2014)
  • Professor Purdy presented “After Nature: A Politics of the Anthropocene” at a University of Texas Law School faculty workshop. (November 01, 2013)
  • Professor Purdy presented “After Nature: A Politics of the Anthropocene” at a USC School of Law faculty workshop. (October 01, 2013)
  • Professor Purdy organized, presented, and gave a commentary on the Environmental Law in a Climate-Changed World conference, Colorado Law (co-sponsored by Duke Law). (August 01, 2013)
  • Professor Purdy presented “After Nature: A Politics of the Anthropocene”  at a Duke Law School faculty workshop. (August 01, 2013)
  • Professor Purdy participated in a public discussion with monologist Mike Daisey after his performance of "American Utopias," Man Bites Dog Theater, Durham, North Carolina. (February 01, 2013) » More
  • Professor Purdy presented "Our Place in the World" during a faculty workshop at the University of Georgia Law School. (November 01, 2012)
  • Professor Purdy gave a presentation on the history of environmental law and politics during Boston University's Legal History Series. (October 01, 2012)
  • Professor Purdy wrote an essay on the administration's mountaintop removal policy. (September 18, 2012) » More
  • Professor Purdy presented "The Case Against Nature" at the Duke-Colorado Colloquium on New Thinkin in Climate Change. (August 01, 2012)
  • Professor Purdy presented "Our Place in the World: A New Relation for Enviromental Law and Ethics"at Tel Aviv University Law School. (May 01, 2012)
  • Professor Purdy presented " Environmental Law & Ethics" during a Virginia Law School faculty workshop. (March 01, 2012)
  • Professor Purdy presented "Environmental Law & Ethics" during a Berkeley Law School faculty workshop. (March 01, 2012)
  • Professor Purdy presented on the Plenary Panel on Food and Fuel during the Duke/UNC Shared Tables conference on food studies. (February 01, 2012)
  • Professor Purdy presented "Understanding the Occupy Movement" at Duke Law School (ACLU sponsored lecture). (February 01, 2012)
  • Professor Purdy presented "Food and Land in American Environmental Thought." (February 01, 2012)
  • Professor Purdy was a presenter at the "New Directions in Environmental Law" conference held at Yale Law School in New Haven, Connecticut. (April 01, 2011)
  • Professor Purdy participated in a "Discussion of Hanoch Dagan's Property: Values and Institutions" at the Association for Law, Property, and Society. (March 01, 2011)
  • Professor Purdy presented "Women's, Feminist, and Gender History" as part of a Duke/UNC working group on "Feminist Pedagogy in Legal Education." (March 01, 2011)
  • Professor Purdy presented his paper, "American Natures," on the history of environmental lawmaking, at Harvard Law School (March 2010), Columbia Law School (April 2010), Georgetown Law Center and UCLA Law School faculty workshops (October 2010). (February 22, 2011)
  • Professor Purdy presented at the White Center Annual Conference on Constitutional Law, sponsored by Colorado Law School and The University of Denver Law School. (January 01, 2011)
  • Professor Purdy presented "American Natures" at a Georgetown Law Center Faculty Workshop held in Washington, D.C. (October 01, 2010)
  • Professor Purdy presented "American Natures" at a UCLA Law School Faculty Workshop held in Los Angeles, California. (October 01, 2010)
  • Professor Purdy participated as a panelist in the 2010 Brigham-Kanner Property Rights conference in honor of Carol Rose at William & Mary Law School in Williamsburg, Virginia. (September 01, 2010)
  • Professor Purdy delivered a lecture, "What Are the Norms Behind the Mortgage Crisis?" at the AALS mid-year Property section. (June 01, 2010)

Arti K. Rai

  • Professor Rai was appointed to the Administrative Conference of the United States as a public member. (August 01, 2014)
  • Professor Rai presented at the 16th Annual Nies Lecture in Intellectual Property, Marquette Law School, Milwaukee, Wisconsin. (April 01, 2014)
  • Professor Rai delivered a lecture on the U.S. Supreme Court and Gene/Biomedical Patents to the National Human Genome Research Institute. (September 01, 2013)
  • Professor Rai delivered a lecture on U.S. patent system reform titled, “The America Invents Act and Beyond," at Tsinghua University, Beijing, China. (June 01, 2013)
  • Professor Rai delivered a lecture on the U.S. Supreme Court and Gene/Biomedical Patents during the Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory “Patenting in the Life Sciences” conference. (March 01, 2013)
  • Professor Rai was appointed to serve on the Defense Advance Research Project Agency (DARPA) Synthetic Biology Expert Panel. (October 06, 2011)
  • Professor Rai delivered the 9th annual Frey Lecture in Intellectual Property at Duke Law School. (March 24, 2011)
  • Professor Rai participated in the National Institute of Standards and Technology's Roundtable on Federal Government Engagement in Standards in Washington, D.C. (January 25, 2011)
  • Professor Rai delivered the keynote address at the 11th Annual Silicon Valley Advanced Patent Law Institute. (December 10, 2010)
  • Professor Rai delivered the 13th annual Niro Distinguished Intellectual Property Lecture at DePaul Law School in Chicago, Illinois. (October 20, 2010)
  • Professor Rai served until September 2010 as the administrator of the Office of External Affairs at the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. (September 30, 2010)
  • Professor Rai testified at hearings on synthetic biology held by the Presidential Commission for the Study of Bioethical Issues in Washington, D.C. (September 13, 2010)

Jerome H. Reichman

  • Professor Reichman was a commentator on “Alternatives or Additional Incentives for Drug Development,” at the conference on New Approaches and Incentives in Drug Development, National Academies, Washington, D.C. (November 22, 2013)
  • Professor Reichman presented “When Copyright Law and Science Collide” at the Bucerius University Law School Intellectual Property Law Conference, Hamburg, Germany. (October 11, 2013)
  • Professor Reichman participated in the Expert Advisory Committee and deliberations at Max Planck Institute’s Declaration on Principles of International Patent Law, Singapore University, Singapore. (July 15, 2013)
  • Professor Reichman presented at the International Association for Teaching and Research in Intellectual Property Law (ATRIP) Annual Meeting, Oxford University, U.K. (June 24, 2013)
  • Professor Reichman presented “Governing Digitally Integrated Genetic Resources, Data and Literature” at the International Intellectual Property Professors Roundtable, University of San Diego. (April 19, 2013)

William A. Reppy, Jr.

  • William Reppy received the A. Kenneth Pye Award in honor of his career accomplishments and dedication to Duke Law School. (February 22, 2011)

Allison Rice

  • Professor Rice and Professor Carolyn McAllaster conducted an Ethics Continuing Legal Education Workshop on Special Ethical Concerns Raised by the Representation of Clients with Stigmatizing Conditions, at the NC Association of Women Attorneys annual meeting in Greensboro, North Carolina. (September 16, 2011)

Barak D. Richman

  • Professor Richman presented at a Law & Religion Association conference. (June 26, 2014)
  • Professor Richman presented at the United Synagogue of Conservative Judaism (USCJ) Centennial. (October 14, 2013)
  • Professor Richman provided congressional testimony before the House Judiciary Committee, Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial and Antitrust Law, “The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, Consolidation, and the Consequent Impact on Competition in Healthcare.” (September 19, 2013)
  • Professor Richman presented a workshop at William & Mary Law School. (August 02, 2013)
  • Professor Richman presented to the Agency for Jewish Learning, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (May 20, 2013)
  • Professor Richman presented to the Cardozo Society, Raleigh, North Carolina. (May 02, 2013)
  • Professor Richman presented a workshop at University of PIttsburgh School of Law. (March 06, 2013)
  • Professor Richman participated in a panel discussion at the American Enterprise Institute titled "Big Health: Consolidation and Competition Under the Affordable Care Act" on March 1. (March 01, 2013) » More
  • Professor Richman presented a workshop at Harvard Law School. (October 05, 2012)
  • Professor Richman presented at the International Society for New Institutional Economics (ISNIE) conference.  (June 15, 2012)
  • Professor Richman served as Senior Fellow at the Center on Law, Economics, and Organization at the Columbia Law School in New York. (March 01, 2011)
  • Professor Richman was selected to be a Senior Fellow at Duke's Kenan Institute for Ethics. (January 01, 2011)
  • Professor Richman was selected to be on the editorial board for Business & Politics. (October 01, 2010)

Thomas D. Rowe, Jr.

  • Professor Emeritus Rowe presented a paper at a symposium honoring the scholarship of Judge William Fletcher at the University of Alabama Law School. (February 26, 2013)
  • Professor Rowe presented "Exhuming the Diversity Explanation of the Eleventh Amendment" at the University of Alabama School of Law honoring work of Ninth Circuit Judge William A. Fletcher. (February 01, 2013)
  • Professor Emeritus Rowe participated in an international conference on teaching procedure in Sussex, England. (June 01, 2010)

Stephen E. Sachs

  • Professor Sachs presented “The Law of Interpretation,” at the 17th Annual Faculty Conference, hosted by the Federalist Society. (January 04, 2015)
  • Professor Sachs presented “Originalism as a Theory of Legal Change,” at the Public Law Colloquium, hosted by Northwestern University School of Law. (November 11, 2014)
  • Professor Sachs presented “Five Questions After Atlantic Marine,” at the Forum Selection After Atlantic Marine, hosted by U.C. Hastings College of the Law. (September 19, 2014)
  • Professor Sachs presented “Walden v. Fiore, Daimler AG v. Bauman, and Atlantic Marine Construction Co. v. U.S. District Court,” during the Supreme Court Lunch Series, hosted by UNC School of Law (June 17, 2014)
  • Professor Sachs presented “Originalism as a Theory of Legal Change,” at the Junior Scholars Colloquium, hosted by the Federalist Society. (June 13, 2014)
  • Professor Sachs presented “Originalism as a Theory of Legal Change,” during the Carolina Junior Scholar Series, hosted by NCCU School of Law. (April 11, 2014)
  • Professor Sachs presented “Forum Selection and Atlantic Marine: Where Do We Go from Here?,” during the CLE Lecture, hosted by the Federal Bar Association (EDNC Chapter) (March 31, 2014)
  • Professor Sachs presented “Originalism as a Theory of Legal Change” at the Legal Theory Workshop hosted by Columbia Law School. (March 24, 2014)
  • Professor Sachs presented “Liquidation: Theory, Techniques, and Problems” during the panel discussion, The Role of History in Constitutional Law, hosted by the Constitutional Law Center, Stanford Law School. (March 01, 2014)
  • Professor Sachs's "Originalism as a Theory of Legal Change" was one of seven papers selected for presentation at the 2014 Originalism Works-in-Progress Conference at the University of San Diego. (February 21, 2014) » More
  • Professor Sachs presented “Originalism as a Theory of Legal Change” at the Fifth Annual Originalism Works-in-Progress Conference, hosted by the Center for the Study of Constitutional Originalism, University of San Diego School of Law. (February 21, 2014)
  • Professor Sachs presented “Originalism as a Theory of Legal Change” Duke Law School Faculty Scholarship Retreat. (January 25, 2014)
  • Professor Sachs presented “Originalism and the Good Constitution” at the Searle Center Book Preview Roundtable hosted by Northwestern University School of Law. (December 06, 2013)
  • Professor Sachs presented “Originalism as a Theory of Legal Change” during the Constitutional Law Workshop hosted by University of Chicago Law.School. (December 05, 2013)
  • Professor Sachs presented “The ‘Constitution in Exile’ as a Problem for Legal Theory” at the event, The Role of Custom, Convention, and Tradition in U.S. Constitutional Law, hosted by Duke University School of Law. (November 09, 2013)
  • Professor Sachs presented “The ‘Constitution in Exile’ as a Problem for Legal Theory,” at the event, The Evolution of Theory: Discerning the Catalysts of Constitutional Change, hosted by the University of Notre Dame Law School. (November 01, 2013)
  • Professor Sachs participated in Duke Law School's panel, “Supreme Court Moot: Kaley v. United States.” (October 02, 2013)
  • Professor Sachs presented “Choice of Law in the Post-Nicastro Era” during a panel at the 2013 Annual Conference, hosted by the Southeastern Association of Law Schools. (August 07, 2013)
  • Professor Sachs presented “Originalism as a Theory of Legal Change" during a faculty workshop at Duke Law School. (July 31, 2013)
  • Professor Sachs presented “Originalism as a Theory of Legal Change” at the Inazu Colloquium hosted by Duke Law School. (July 18, 2013)
  • Professor Sachs presented “Forum Selection Clauses and Atlantic Marine Construction Co.” at the Ad Hoc Junior Scholars Conflicts/ Federal Courts Workshop hosted by Duke Law School. (June 04, 2013)
  • Professor Sachs presented “Constitutional Backdrops” during a faculty workshop at St. Louis University School of Law. (April 17, 2013)
  • Professor Sachs presented “Constitutional Backdrops” during the Constitutional Law Colloquium hosted by University of Illinois College of Law. (April 15, 2013)
  • Professor Sachs presented “What Is a Fundamental Right?” during the Advancements in Healthcare and Patent Law, Biotechnology & Pharmaceutical Law Review hosted by NCCU School of Law. (April 05, 2013)
  • Professor Sachs presented "How Congress Should Fix Personal Jurisdiction," at the Junior Faculty Federal Courts Workshop at William & Mary Law School on Oct. 28. (October 28, 2012)
  • Professor Sachs presented "Constitutional Backdrops," at the Constitutional Law and Theory Colloquium at Cornell University Law School on Oct. 15. (October 15, 2012)
  • Professor Sachs participated in "The 'Unwritten Constitution' and Unwritten Law" symposium on Akhil Amar's America's Unwritten Constitution at the University of Illinois College of Law on Oct. 12. (October 12, 2012)
  • Professor Sachs participated in the "It's Constitutional, What Now?" panel for the American Constitutional Society, Federalist Society, and Health Law Society event at Duke Law on Sept. 4. (September 04, 2012)
  • Professor Sachs presented "How Congress Should Fix Personal Jurisdiction," at a UNC-Duke junior faculty workshop in Chapel Hill on Sept. 4. (September 04, 2012)
  • Professor Sachs presented Zivotofsky v. Clinton at a Supreme Court Lunch Series at the University of North Carolina School of Law on June 12. (June 12, 2012)
  • Professor Sachs presented "How Congress Should Fix Personal Jurisdiction," at a Duke Law faculty workshop on June 6. (June 06, 2012)
  • Professor Sachs participated on the panel titled "You Can Call It Obamacare, but Can You Call It Unconstitutional?" for the Duke Law Alumni Association on April 21. (April 21, 2012)
  • Professor Sachs participated in the Invited Class Lectures at the U.S. Naval Academy on March 23. (March 23, 2012)
  • Professor Sachs participated on the panel titled "The Court and the Affordable Care Act" at the Duke Law Program in Public Law on Feb. 27. (February 27, 2012)
  • Professor Sachs was the moderator for "Policies, Proposals, and Practical Implications, The Consequences and Constitutional Dilemmas of State Debt" for the Duke Journal of Constitutional Law and Public Policy at Duke Law School on Feb. 10. (February 10, 2012)
  • Professor Sachs presented "Constitutional Backdrops" at the Third Annual Originalism Works-in-Progress Conference for the Center for the Study of Constitutional Originalism at the University of San Diego School of Law on Feb. 4. (February 04, 2012)
  • Professor Sachs presented "Constitutional Backdrops" at a Duke Law faculty workshop on Jan. 27. (January 27, 2012)

James Salzman

  • Professor James Salzman will deliver the keynote presentation at a UN High-Level Policy Dialogue, "Natural Capital for Inclusive Growth: Options and Tools for South Asia," Kolkata, India. (December 17, 2014)
  • Professor James Salzman will deliver a presentation on the history of drinking water protection in the United States as part of a program at the National Press Club celebrating the 40th anniversary of the Safe Drinking Water Act. (December 09, 2014)
  • Professor Salzman was a keynote speaker at the 16th Annual International BIOECON Conference, Kings College, Cambridge, England. (September 22, 2014) » More
  • Professor Salzman was the keynote speaker at the UNEP (United Nations Environment Program) event, Mainstreaming Natural Capital into Development Decisions. His presentation was titled, "Lessons Learned from Payments for Ecosystem Services." (May 30, 2014)
  • Professor Salzman delivered a keynote presentation on drinking water at the annual Palouse Basin Water Summit, Pullman, Washington. (October 01, 2013)
  • Professor Salzman presented on environmental trading markets at BIOECON, a biodiversity economics conference, Cambridge, England. (September 18, 2013)
  • Professor Salzman was the keynote speaker at the Association of Environmental and Resource Economists annual conference, Banff, Canada. (June 06, 2013)
  • Professor Salzman presented on fisheries management at a conference on Building Effective Conservation Programs. (February 28, 2013) » More
  • Professor Salzman gave a lecture on his book, Drinking Water: A History, at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. (January 31, 2013) » Read the article
  • Professor Salzman delivered a keynote address on drinking water to the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources, Madison, WI. (January 01, 2013)
  • Professor Salzman presented a draft on Exit in the Administrative State at a law and economics workshop, Tel Aviv University School of Law, Tel Aviv, Israel. (January 01, 2013)
  • Professor Salzman presented to the Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies, Millbrook, New York. (January 01, 2013)
  • Professor Salzman gave book readings from Drinking Water at The Regulator, Durham, NC; Quail Ridge, Raleigh, NC; and Malaprops, Asheville, NC. (January 01, 2013)
  • Professor Salzman presented the keynote speech at the Ecosystem Markets Conference, held in Raleigh, North Carolina, and sponsored by the World Resources Institute and American Forest Foundation. (December 01, 2010)
  • Professor Salzman participated in a panel discussion on innovative regulatory approaches to ecosystem service markets at the University of Michigan Law School in Ann Arbor, Michigan. (December 01, 2010)
  • Professor Salzman presented on the role of payments for ecosystem service markets in Western land management at the Property and Environmental Research Center (PERC) in Bozeman, Montana. (December 01, 2010)
  • Professor Salzman delivered the 11th Annual Kerlin Lecture on Environmental Law at Pace Law School. His lecture was titled "What is the Emperor Wearing? The Secret Lives of Ecosystem Services." (October 18, 2010)

Richard L. Schmalbeck

  • Professors Deborah DeMott and Richard Schmalbeck participated in a discussion at the "Robert Rauschenberg: Legal Connections" event hosted by the Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University. The discussion followed the exhibit, "Rauschenberg: Collecting and Connecting." (October 10, 2014) » Watch the event video
  • Professor Schmalbeck made a presentation to a meeting of philanthropic leaders at Independent Sector in Washington on developments relating to hybrid organizational forms that are structured to accomplish charitable ends. (August 01, 2011)
  • Professor Schmalbeck gave a workshop on the treatment of churches under American tax law at the University of Toronto Law School. (March 01, 2011)
  • Professor Schmalbeck taught short executive education courses in international tax to groups of lawyers and accountants in programs in Neuchatel, Switzerland; Mexico City and Monterrey, Mexico; and to two separate groups of tax collection officials from India who visited Duke University. (January 01, 2011)
  • Professor Schmalbeck gave a formal commentary on a paper presented by John Colombo at the annual conference of the National Center for Philanthropy and Law at New York University. (October 28, 2010)
  • Professor Schmalbeck gave a presentation on Low-Profit Limited Liability Companies at the annual meeting of the Law and Society Association in Chicago. (June 01, 2010)

Steven L. Schwarcz

  • Professor Schwarcz will present at the 16th Financial Market Regulation Forum hosted by the University of Zurich. (June 25, 2015)
  • Professor Schwarcz was named Visiting Fellow at the Ludwig-Maximilians-Universitat Munchen (LMU) Center for Advanced Studies, Munich, Germany. (June 29, 2014)
  • Professor Schwarcz was the keynote speaker at the University of St. Thomas Law Journal Spring Symposium, Beyond Crisis-Driven Regulation: Initiatives for Sustainable Financial Regulation. (April 11, 2014) » View the symposium agenda
  • Professor Schwarcz presented at a faculty workshop at Florida State University College of Law. (March 27, 2014)
  • Professor Schwarcz presented at a faculty workshop at the University of Alabama School of Law. (March 10, 2014)
  • Professor Schwarcz presented at a faculty workshop at Stanford Law School. (February 27, 2014)
  • Professor Schwarcz presented at the Berkeley Law Lunch Talk, sponsored by the Berkeley Center for Law, Business and the Economy. (February 25, 2014)
  • Professor Schwarcz presented at the Berkeley Law and Economics Workshop. (February 24, 2014)
  • Professor Schwarcz delivered a speech at Columbia Law School’s Administrative Law of Financial Regulation conference. (February 21, 2014)
  • Professor Schwarcz was the closing speaker at a University of Hong Kong conference, Reconceptualising Global Finance and its Regulation. (December 14, 2013)
  • Professor Schwarcz delivered a speech at a Chatham House academic conference on Regulatory Coherence and the Future of Finance.  (December 06, 2013)
  • Professor Schwarcz delivered a speech at the 16th Annual Chicago Federal Reserve Bank International Banking Conference (co-organized with the IMF). (November 07, 2013)
  • Professor Schwarcz gave a public lecture at Stanford Law School. (October 17, 2013)
  • Professor Schwarcz presented at a faculty workshop at UC Davis School of Law. (October 16, 2013)
  • Professor Schwarcz presented at a faculty workshop at UC Hastings School of Law. (October 15, 2013)
  • Professor Schwarcz spoke at a Notre Dame Law School Conference on Mortgage Markets. (October 11, 2013)
  • Professor Schwarcz presented at a faculty workshop at Duke Law School. (July 24, 2013)
  • Professor Schwarcz spoke at a sovereign debt conference hosted by The Centre for International Governance Innovation (“CIGI”), Canada.  (July 15, 2013) » More
  • Professor Schwarcz gave a public lecture at Queen Mary University of London on the topic of “Ring-Fencing.”  (June 28, 2013)
  • Professor Schwarcz delivered a speech at the Roundtable on Systemic Risk and the Future of Insurance Regulation, hosted by the Centre for Commercial Law Studies, Queen Mary, University of London. (June 27, 2013)
  • Professor Schwarcz presented at a faculty workshop at London School of Economics (LSE). (June 26, 2013)
  • Professor Schwarcz delivered a speech at The Global Economic Governance Programme, University College, University of Oxford. (June 24, 2013)
  • Professor Schwarcz spoke at the University of Iowa's event, "Fiscal Reform Monetization or Default: How will the United States Solve the Problem of its National Debt?" (April 13, 2013)
  • Professor Schwarcz was the featured speaker at the University of Iowa College of Law conference, “Fiscal Reform, Monetization, or Default: How Will the US Solve the Problem of its National Debt?” (April 13, 2013) » Watch the panel discussion
  • Professor Schwarcz presented his scholarship at a faculty workshop, Campbell University School of Law. (April 09, 2013)
  • Professor Schwarcz was the keynote speaker at the American University Washington College of Law symposium, "Transactional Lawyering: Theory, Practice and Pedagogy." (April 05, 2013)
  • Professor Schwarcz was appointed as Guest Professor of Law 2013-2014 at the Shanghai Institute of Foreign Trade (SIFT). (January 01, 2013)
  • Professor Schwarcz has had several scholarly works translated into Chinese and published in China. The three scholarly lectures that were previously delivered in China were published by the Shanghai Institute of Foreign Trade (through the efforts of Dean & Prof. Ni Shoubin). Fudan University (through the efforts of Prof. Linda Lingyun Gao) is preparing Chinese translations of a large number of scholarly articles and published those articles as a book in 2013, in conjunction with Shanghai Century Publishing Group.  Additionally, Shanghai Jiao Tong University (through the efforts of Prof./Ass’t Dean Xu Duoqi) republished the article, "Regulating Shadows: Financial Disintermediation and the Need for a Common Language," in the SJTU Law Review. (December 14, 2012)
  • Professor Schwarcz gave a series of scholarly lectures during his trip to China on the topics of (i) “Commercial Trusts” including and comparing China’s Trusts Act of 2001; (ii) “Shadow Banking and Financial Regulation” including and comparing China’s shadow banking system; and (iii) “Securitization, Structured Finance, and Covered Bonds” including and comparing China’s new asset-backed notes law.  The venues for these lectures included six universities: Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU) KoGuan Law School; Shanghai Institute of Foreign Trade (SIFT); Fudan University School of Law; China University of Politics and Law (CUPL); Peking University Law School; and Tsinghua University School of Law. (December 12, 2012)
  • Professor Schwarcz was the keynote speaker along with Dean/Professor Li Shuguang of China University of Politics and Law at an all-day seminar for China’s financial leaders and regulators on the topic of China’s new asset-backed notes law. The seminar was held at the Zhong Lun Law Firm’s main office in Beijing. (December 10, 2012)
  • Professor Schwarcz was appointed the honorary title of 2013-2014 Guest Professor of Law by the Shanghai Institute of Foreign Trade and also as Honorary Director of the Financial Law and Policy Center of Shanghai Jiao Tong University. (December 10, 2012)
  • Professor Schwarcz will give a series of high-level scholarly and government talks in China (Shanghai and Beijing), sponsored by the Shanghai Institute of Foreign Trade in early December. (December 03, 2012)
  • Professor Schwarcz provided roundtable advice to the Secretariat of the Board for the European Systemic Risk Board (at the request of Francesco Mazzaferro, Head of ESRB Secretariat) on Oct. 21. (October 21, 2012)
  • Professor Schwarcz gave the framing address titled "Rethinking Financial Markets" at the Berle IV Symposium at the University College London on June 14. (June 14, 2012)
  • Professor Schwarcz delivered advice to the U.S. Government Accountability office (at their request), regarding "GAO Study on Benefits and Costs of the Dodd-Frank Act." on March 27. (March 27, 2012)
  • Professor Schwarcz delivered the inaugural address at the Boston University Review of Banking & Financial Law Inaugural Symposium on Feb. 24. (February 24, 2012)
  • Professor Schwarcz was a speaker at the Penn Program on Regulation, Risk Regulation Seminar Series (a joint program of the University of Pennsylvania Law School and The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania on Jan. 24. (January 24, 2012)
  • Professor Schwarcz delivered the first annual Roberta Mitchell Lecture at Capital University Law School in Columbus, Ohio. (October 28, 2011) » More
  • Professor Schwarcz delivered the keynote address, "A Regulatory Framework for Managing Systemic Risk," at the European Central Bank's Seminar on Regulation of Financial Services in the EU: Surveillance—Resilience—Transparency, held in Frankfurt, Germany. (October 20, 2011) » Read the Speech
  • Professor Schwarcz delivered the Diane Sanger Memorial Lecture on "Protecting Investors in Securitization Transactions: Does Dodd-Frank Help, or Hurt?" at Georgetown Law School, sponsored by the Securities and Exchange Commission Historical Society, in Washington D.C. (March 28, 2011)
  • Professor Schwarcz gave the Keynote Speech, "Identifying and Managing Systemic Risk: An Assessment of Our Progress," at George Mason University AGEP Advanced Policy Institute on Financial Services Regulation in Arlington, Virginia. (March 10, 2011)
  • Professor Schwarcz delivered the Keynote Speech at the Chapman Law Review's 2011 Symposium: "The Future of Financial Regulation" at Chapman University School of Law in Orange, California. This speech also served as the Chapman Law School's 2011 Chapman Dialogue Series Address. (January 28, 2011) » View the Presentation
  • Professor Schwarcz released his article, "Marginalizing Risk." (December 01, 2010) » Read the article
  • Professor Schwarcz presented his paper "Compensating Market Value Losses," at the Law and Finance Workshop co-sponsored by the University of Oxford's Faculty of Law and Said Business School faculty. (November 16, 2010)
  • Professor Schwarcz delivered three Leverhulme Lectures 2010, "The Global Financial Crisis and Systemic Risk," "Regulating Complexity in Financial Markets," and "The Future of Securitization" as the Leverhulme Visiting Professor of Law at the University of Oxford. (November 01, 2010) » View the Presentation
  • Professor Schwarcz gave faculty workshops on his research at the University of Leicester School of Law, London School of Economics, Queen Mary (University of London), University of Cambridge Faculty of Law, University College London Faculty of Laws, and the University of Manchester, School of Law. (November 01, 2010)
  • Professor Schwarcz participated in Systemic Risk and the Global Financial Crisis at the Global Economic Governance (GEG) Seminar, University College (University of Oxford). (October 29, 2010)
  • Professor Schwarcz participated as an "expert" on improving the settlement of financial market disputes at the World Legal Forum's Expert Roundtable, The Hague Peace Palace. (October 25, 2010)
  • Professor Schwarcz participated in a research interaction, Regulating Systemic Risk, with Oxford faculty and graduate students. (October 20, 2010)
  • Professor Schwarcz advised the Ministry of Finance, Republic of Chile about reforming regulation of the Chilean financial markets. (September 01, 2010)

Neil S. Siegel

  • Professor Siegel spoke on statutory interpretation, how it relates to the Affordable Care Act, and King v. Burwell at University of North Carolina School of Law. (April 02, 2015)
  • Professor Siegel participated in the panel discussion From Suffrage to Workplace Equality at the National Constitution Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (May 05, 2014)
  • Professor Siegel participated in the Clemson Institute for the Study of Capitalism Spring 2012 John W. Pope Foundation Lecture, "Is ObamaCare Constitutional: A Debate." (February 29, 2012) » More

Scott L. Silliman

  • Professor Silliman was the keynote speaker at the opening ceremonies of Duke University's Model United Nations Convention. Some 650-700 high school students from all over the country attended. (February 16, 2012) » More
  • Professor Silliman participated in a panel entitled "9/11: Civil Liberties and Legal Implications" at The University of California Irvine School of Law. He was joined by UCI Law Dean Erwin Chemerinsky, Professor Stephen Vladeck of American University, and Professor Mario Barnes of UCI (moderator). (January 18, 2012) » More
  • Professor Silliman was a guest speaker at the monthly luncheon of the West Triangle Chapter of the United Nations Association of the United States of America. (April 27, 2011)
  • Professor Silliman coordinated the "National Security Since 9/11: New Norms for a New Decade" Conference held at Duke University. (April 14, 2011)
  • Professor Silliman served on a panel discussing the "No Fly" zone in Libya at a luncheon program sponsored by the Student Organization for Legal Issues in the Middle East and North Africa (SOLIMENA). (April 06, 2011)
  • Professor Silliman once again served as Duke Law School's principal organizer and joined LENS Board members Sara Beale, Chris Schroeder, and Curt Bradley in offering a program for 45 federal judges under the auspices of the Federal Judicial Center. This year's conference featured a "Law and Terrorism Seminar." (March 03, 2011)
  • Professor Silliman debated Professor John Radsan from William Mitchell College of Law at a meeting of the Duke Law Federalist Society. (February 25, 2011)
  • Professor Silliman was the featured speaker at a meeting of the UNC Christian Legal Society. (February 21, 2011)
  • Professor Silliman was a featured speaker at a plenary session of Duke University's 2011 Model United Nations. (February 18, 2011)
  • Professor Silliman served as a guest lecturer at the University of North Carolina Law School's annual two-day CLE program in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. He presented his regular National Security Law Update lecture to over 165 attorneys. (February 12, 2011)
  • Professor Silliman delivered an address, "Legal Aspects of the Ongoing Conflict against Terrorists," to the student body at Franklin & Marshall College in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. (December 06, 2010)
  • Professor Silliman taught a two-week segment of a course entitled "Detention, Interrogation and Prosecution of Enemy Combatants and Alleged Terrorists" as part of the 2010 Duke-Geneva Institute in Transnational Law. (July 12, 2010)
  • Professor Silliman participated in the District of Columbia Circuit Judicial Conference at the invitation of Chief Judge David Sentelle. (June 08, 2010)

Michael E. Tigar

  • Professor Tigar participated in two public gatherings concerning the book How Can You Represent Those People at the Politics & Prose bookstore in Washington, D.C. on August 12, 2013, as well as at Hofstra University on October 8, 2013 (August 12, 2013)
  • Professor Tigar developed eight one-hour presentations on trial advocacy, which were then videotaped and broadcast to state bar CLE programs in June 2013, and then rebroadcast in December 2013. (June 01, 2013)
  • Professor Tigar was a panelist at the Fifth Circuit Judicial Conference, and the keynote speaker at the Patrick Higginbotham Inn of Court in Dallas, Texas. (May 01, 2011)
  • Professor Tigar presented a paper, "The Crisis in Legal Ethics," at the Carhart Conference on Legal Ethics at Ohio Northern University Law School. (April 28, 2011)
  • Professor Tigar was the keynote speaker at the Edward Bennett Williams Inn of Court in Washington, D.C. (April 22, 2011)
  • Professor Tigar was a keynote speaker at the Judicial Conference of the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California. (April 02, 2011)
  • Professor Tigar was an expert witness on counsel in capital cases before the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights, Washington, D.C. (October 29, 2010)
  • Professor Tigar taught a session on cross-examination to the Office of Military Defense Counsel, Washington, D.C. (October 25, 2010)
  • Professor Tigar delivered a lecture, "Why You Should Be An Advocate," at Temple University Law School. (October 18, 2010)
  • Professor Tigar's play "The Trial of John Peter Zenger" was performed by a theatre group from Temple University at the Philadelphia Bench/Bar Conference in Atlantic City, NJ. The performance was followed by a panel discussion in which Professor Tigar participated with judges and lawyers. (October 15, 2010)
  • Professor Tigar gave a six-hour presentation on "Nine Principles of Litigation – and Life" at the New Jersey Bar on August 19, 2010, and at the Ohio Bar. (October 08, 2010)

Neil Vidmar

  • Professor Vidmar presented "The oven bird's song; contemporary research agendas" during a conference on dispute resolution, Buffalo Law School. (October 23, 2015)
  • Professor Vidmar presented "Handling legal malparactice claims: plaintiffs' lawyers, defense lawyers, and insurers" during the Conference on Consumer Redress: When Lawyers are Negligent, Onati, Spain. (July 09, 2015)
  • Professor Vidmar and Herbert Kritzer, University of Minnesota Law School, will publish When the Lawyer Screws up: A portrait of Legal Malpractice Claims and Their Resolution. The book is under contract with University Press of Kansas. (July 07, 2015) » More
  • Professor Vidmar presented “Lawyers on trial: juror hostility to defendants in legal malpractice trials,” at the conference Lawyers as Targets: Suing, Prosecuting, and Defending Lawyers, Hofstra Law School. (April 01, 2015) » More
  • Professor Neil Vidmar received the LCA's 2014 Justice Janie L. Shores Trailblazer Award for his work in the areas of medical malpractice, punitive damages, and caps on pain and suffering. (October 09, 2014) » More
  • Professor Vidmar was the principal co-organizer for the Conference on False Confessions and Wrongful Convictions, sponsored by Governor’s Crime Commission, NC Conference of District Attorneys, and Duke Law. (October 10, 2013)
  • Professor Vidmar was the principal drafter of amicus brief State of North Carolina v. Marcus  Reymond Robinson, Supreme Court of North Carolina, 12th District, Cumberland County  No. 411A94-5, re North Carolina Racial Justice Act. (August 09, 2013)
  • Professor Vidmar was the principal drafter of amicus brief Larry E. Mann v. State of Florida on petition for Writ of Certiorari In the Supreme Court of the United States, James E. Coleman, Counsel of Record, re death penalty appeal. (April 08, 2013)
  • Professor Vidmar testified before the Judiciary’s Subcommittee on the Constitution and Civil Justice, United States Congress, on the topic of “Excessive Litigation’s Impact on America’s Global Competitiveness.”  (March 05, 2013)

John C. Weistart

  • Professor Weistart spoke at the state motor vehicle commissioners annual meeting in Baltimore, Md. His presentation was on  the contractual and antitrust implications of present efforts by several state automobile dealer associations to bar Tesla Motors from selling their innovative cars directly to consumers via the internet. (September 26, 2013)
  • Professor Weistart participated in the panel discussion "Manufacturer Ownership: Is it time to carve-out a limited exception to the franchise laws to accommodate start-up alternative fueled vehicles?" at the National Association of Motor Vehicle Boards and Commissions Fall Workshop. (September 26, 2013) » More

Jane R. Wettach

  • Professor Wettach will speak on Hart v. North Carolina at the annual conference of the North Carolina School Boards Association. (February 20, 2015)
  • Professor Wettach filed an Amicus brief in Hart v. North Carolina in the NC Supreme Court, representing a number of scholars, including Charlie Clotfelter, Sandy Darrity, Sunny Ladd, and Jenni Owen (all of the Public Policy School) as well as two UNC professors and the Children’s Law Clinic. (February 02, 2015)
  • Professor Wettach was part of the litigation team that filed a state constitutional challenge to the new school voucher law in North Carolina, Hart v. North Carolina. In addition to attending strategy meetings and providing editorial feedback on all of the major pleadings and memoranda of law, she did a study of private schools in North Carolina and produced a report – "Characteristics of North Carolina Private Schools" – that was part of the record in the case along with an affidavit about the study. In addition, she wrote Amicus Curiae briefs in both the state Superior Court and North Carolina Supreme Court proceedings on the case. (February 23, 2014)
  • Professor Wettach was part of the litigation team that filed a state constitutional challenge to the new school voucher law in North Carolina, Hart v. North Carolina. In addition to attending strategy meetings and providing editorial feedback on all of the major pleadings and memoranda of law, she did a study of private schools in North Carolina and produced a report – "Characteristics of North Carolina Private Schools" – that was part of the record in the case along with an affidavit about the study. In addition, she wrote an amicus curiae brief that was accepted by the court. She also wrote an editorial that was published in the News & Observer, “Public Money, Private Schools.” (February 23, 2014)
  • Professor Wettach co-authored “Instead of Suspension: Alternative Strategies for Effective School Discipline” with Jenni Owen, Director of Policy Initiatives at the Center for Child and Family Policy at the Sanford School of Public Policy, and Katie Clair Hoffman, ’13. (January 01, 2014)
  • Professor Wettach contributed to an amicus curiae brief in the case of Hoke Co. Bd. of Educ. v. North Carolina, a case challenging a reduction in the state pre-school program. (October 15, 2013)
  • Professor Wettach was chosen by the North Carolina Justice Center to be a recipient of its 2010 Defenders of Justice Award. (August 25, 2010)

Jonathan B. Wiener

  • Professor Wiener presented “La Régulation des Risques en Europe et aux Etats-Unis,” Duke Law in Paris network, at Courtois Lebel cabinet du droit, Paris, France. (March 27, 2015)
  • Professor Wiener presented “Risk Analysis and the Law,” at Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA. (March 12, 2015)
  • Professor Wiener presented “The Tragedy of the Uncommons,” at the Society for Risk Analysis – New England (SRA-NE) meeting. (March 11, 2015)
  • Professor Wiener presented “Impact Assessment:  Diffusion and Integration,” at the European Union Studies Association (EUSA) annual meeting. (March 07, 2015)
  • Professor Wiener was the session moderator for “Labeling” at the conference on “Carrots and Sticks: Moving the US National Food System toward a Sustainable Future,” Duke Environmental Law & Policy Forum. (January 23, 2015)
  • Professor Wiener presented “The Tragedy of the Uncommons,” at the conference on Advances in Cost-Benefit Analysis, Toulouse School of Economics, Toulouse, France. (December 15, 2014)
  • Professor Wiener will be awarded the 2014 Richard J. Burk Outstanding Service Award by the Society for Risk Analysis (SRA).  (December 09, 2014) » View list of past awardees
  • Professor Wiener presented “Crises, Perceptions, and Regulatory Change,” Society for Risk Analysis (SRA) annual meeting, Denver, CO. (December 08, 2014)
  • Professor Wiener presented “Precaution, Food Safety, and Risk Regulation in the US and Europe,” Food Working Group, Duke University. (December 03, 2014)
  • Professor Wiener presented “The Reality of Precaution in the US and Europe; Regulatory Compatibility and Regulatory Variation; and Implications for TTIP,” at the George Washington University Regulatory Studies Center conference on “Enhancing the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP):  Reducing Regulatory Barriers," Washington, D.C. (November 27, 2014)
  • Professor Wiener presented “US Climate Policy:  the Social Cost of Carbon, and EPA Regulation under Clean Air Act section 111,” at the Friday Lunch Meeting (FLM), Chaire Economie du Climat [Climate Economics Chair], Université Paris-Dauphine, France. (October 15, 2014)
  • Professor Wiener presented “Top-Down, Bottom-Up, and Sideways: Options for Economic Incentives in International Climate Agreements,” at the Conférence Annuelle de la Chaire Economie du Climat [Annual Conference of the Climate Economics Chair], Université Paris-Dauphine, France. (October 15, 2014)
  • Professor Wiener presented “Recalibrating Risk: Crises, Perceptions and Regulatory Change,” and co-organized the conference on Improving “Risk Regulation:  from Crises to Learning and Innovation,” held by the International Risk Governance Council (IRGC) and OECD. (October 13, 2014)
  • Professor Wiener presented “The Tragedy of the Uncommons,” at the conference on “Too Big to Handle: Interdisciplinary Perspectives on the Question of Why Societies Ignore Looming Disasters," Wissenschaftskolleg, Berlin. (October 10, 2014)
  • Professor Wiener presented “TTIP and the Environment,” to the Swedish Institute of International Affairs (Utrikespolitiska Institutet (UI)), Stockholm. (June 27, 2014)
  • Professor Wiener presented “Evidence-Based Policies in a World of Uncertainty and Ambiguity,” at the EuroScience Open Forum (ESOF), Copenhagen. (June 24, 2014)
  • Professor Wiener presented “The New US Climate Change Policy,” at a meeting for Young Professionals in Foreign Policy, Brussels. (June 19, 2014)
  • Professor Wiener presented “Transatlantic Perspectives on Risk, Regulation and TTIP,” at the European Policy Centre (EPC), Brussels. (June 19, 2014)
  • Professor Wiener presented “What’s Next for US Climate Change Policy,” to the German Marshall Fund, Brussels. (June 18, 2014)
  • Professor Wiener presented “TTIP and the Environment,” to the FORES think tank, Stockholm. (June 16, 2014)
  • Professor Wiener presented “La Régulation des Risques en Europe et aux Etats-Unis,” faculty workshop, Université Paris Ouest Nanterre La Défense, Paris, France. (June 09, 2014)
  • Professor Wiener co-organized the conference “Using and Updating the Social Cost of Carbon (SCC) in Government Policy,” Duke University. (May 21, 2014)
  • Professor Wiener co-organized “The Social Cost of Carbon (SCC) in Regulatory Analysis” conference at Duke University. (May 21, 2014) » More
  • Professor Wiener co-organized the “Arctic Oil & Gas Drilling: Lessons from the Past and Implications for the Future” conference at Duke University. (April 25, 2014) » More
  • Professor Wiener co-organized the conference “Arctic Oil & Gas Drilling: Lessons from the Past and Implications for the Future,” Duke University. (April 25, 2014)
  • Professor Wiener was the session chair for “Nudging Climate and Energy Policy,” a conference on Behavioral Law and Economics hosted by Duke Law School. (April 11, 2014)
  • Professor Wiener presented “Risk Analysis and the Law” at the Harvard School of Public Health, Boston MA.  (March 13, 2014)
  • Professor Wiener delivered opening remarks titled “What Have We Learned from Decades of Research on Risk Regulation?” to the National Academy of Sciences (NAS) conference on Understanding Risk Frameworks for Emerging Technologies: Forum on Synthetic Biology, Moore Conference Center, Palo Alto, CA. (March 13, 2014)
  • Professor Wiener presented “Improving International Regulatory Cooperation:  TTIP as a Step Toward a Global Policy Laboratory” at a conference on international regulatory cooperation hosted by NYU Law School. (February 28, 2014)
  • Professor Wiener presented “Impact Assessment: Diffusion and Integration,” at a conference on Comparative Law and Regulation hosted by George Washington University School of Law. (January 31, 2014)
  • Professor Wiener presented “Evaluating Responses to Agency Avoidance of OIRA” at the faculty scholarship retreat, Duke Law School.  (January 25, 2014)
  • Professor Wiener presented “Global Catastrophic Risk, Crises, Regulation and Liability” at the Society for Risk Analysis (SRA) annual conference, Baltimore MD. (December 11, 2013)
  • Professor Wiener spoke at the International Risk Governance Council (IRGC) annual meting at l’Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Switzerland. His presentation was titled "Governing Risk-Risk Tradeoffs." (November 22, 2013) » View the program
  • Professor Wiener spoke at the World Bank's annual World Development Report launch event, "Risk and Opportunity: Managing Risk for Development," in Geneva, Switzerland. The report cites his work on risk tradeoffs, risk regulation comparisons across countries and his proposal for each country to create a 'national risk board.' (November 20, 2013)
  • Professor Wiener chaired the session, “Current Challenges:  Assessing and Protecting Against Risk,” at a conference on “Investment in Emerging Economies,” held by Duke Journal of Comparative & International Law. (October 25, 2013)
  • Professor Wiener presented “Prospects for US Climate Change Policy” during a Friday Lunch Meeting hosted by the Chaire Economie du Climat, Université Paris-Dauphine, Paris, France. (October 18, 2013)
  • Professor Wiener participated in the roundtable discussion “Can economists contribute to the design of an ambitious climate accord in 2015?” at the Annual Conference of the Climate Economics Chair, Université Paris-Dauphine, Paris, France. (October 17, 2013)
  • Professor Wiener presented “On the Political Economy of Climate Policy” during the Energy Modeling Forum (EMF) conference on Climate Change and Integrated Assessment Models, Snowmass, Colorado. (July 26, 2013)
  • Professor Wiener presented “Regulatory Impact Assessment and Good Public Policy” to the Ecole Nationale d’Administration (ENA), Paris, France. (June 10, 2013)
  • Professor Wiener presented “The Global Diffusion of Risk Regulation and Oversight,” The World Bank, Washington D.C. (May 08, 2013)
  • Professor Wiener presented “Risk, Precaution, Impact Assessment and Oversight” at North Carolina State University, Raleigh NC. (April 24, 2013)
  • Professor Wiener delivered a keynote address titled “Regulatory Oversight, National Systems, and International Policy Learning” during a conference on “Recalibrating Behaviour: Smarter Regulation in a Global World,” Wellington, New Zealand. (April 23, 2013)
  • Professor Wiener presented “Risk vs. Risk Revisited” during a workshop series on Influential Works, Duke Law School. (April 09, 2013)
  • Professor Wiener presented discussant comments on Alex Capron's “Six Decades of Organ Donation and the Challenge of Markets around the World” during a conference on Organs and Inducements, Duke University. (March 28, 2013)
  • Professor Wiener presented “Risk Analysis and the Law” to the Harvard School of Public Health, Boston. (March 14, 2013)
  • Professor Wiener presented “The Reality of Precaution: Comparing Risk Regulation in the US and Europe” during the Regulatory Policy Program hosted by the Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University. (March 13, 2013)
  • Professor Wiener delivered opening remarks, “Cost-Benefit Analysis, Well-Being Analysis, Utility, Happiness, Experiences, and Preferences: The Diffusion of Evaluation,” at the annual Administrative Law Symposium of the Duke Law Journal. (February 15, 2013)
  • Professor Wiener delivered the keynote speech, “Comparing US and European Risk Regulation,” at the conference on “Mapping the Global Regulatory Space for Risk Governance,” at the European University Institute (EUI) by video in Florence, Italy May 28-29. (November 21, 2012)
  • Professor Wiener co-led a project on "Recalibrating Risk: Crises, Perceptions, and Regulatory Response" with Ed Balleisen (History Department), Lori Bennear (Nicholas School) and Kim Krawiec (Law), as part of the University "Rethinking Regulation" initiative hosted by Duke Kenan Institute on Ethics. (October 15, 2012)
  • Professor Wiener presented “The Reality of Precaution, Comparing Risk Regulation and the Diffusion of Regulatory Oversight,” to the Australian Department of Finance / Office of Best Practice Regulation and to the Australian Productivity Commission in Canberra, Australia on July 23. (July 23, 2012)
  • Professor Wiener served as co-chair of the 2012 World Congress on Risk, held in Sydney, Austrailia in July. (July 01, 2012) » More
  • Professor Wiener presented “The Diffusion of Regulatory Oversight,” at the Society for Environmental Law & Economics' (SELE) annual meeting at Indiana University on June 1.   (June 01, 2012)
  • Professor Wiener was a discussant on the panel titled “Presidential Oversight of Administrative Agencies” for the Center for Judicial Studies at Duke Law School on April 27. (April 27, 2012)
  • Professor Wiener presented “From Precaution to Better/Smarter Regulation in Europe” at the Rethinking Regulation program at Duke University on April 18.   (April 18, 2012)
  • Professor Wiener presented “Decision Making Across Disciplines” at the Duke Center for Interdisciplinary Decision Science on March 30. (March 30, 2012)
  • Professor Wiener presented “China’s Environmental and Climate Change Policy in the 21st Century” to the Program in Public Law and Center for International & Comparative Law at Duke Law School on March 29. (March 29, 2012)
  • Professor Wiener presented “Risk Analysis and the Law” at the Harvard School of Public Health on March 22.   (March 22, 2012)
  • Professor Wiener was a session moderator for “The New Toolbox” at the Duke Law Journal annual Administrative Law Symposium on “Emerging Alternatives to the Traditional Model of Administrative Rulemaking” on Feb. 24. (February 24, 2012)
  • Professor Wiener co-taught "Regulation" (Law 590) with Professor Ed Balleisen of the History Department in the spring of 2012. He will co-teach "Climate Change and the Law" (Law 520) with Professor Billy Pizer of the Sanford School in spring of 2013. Both courses enroll combinations of JD, LLM, MEM, MPP and PhD students. (January 15, 2012)
  • Professor Wiener presented, "The Tragedy of the Uncommons," at the Society for Risk Analysis (SRA) Annual Meeting in Salt Lake City, Utah. (December 09, 2010)
  • Professor Wiener presented, "US Domestic Climate Policy and International Relations," at the conference on "Pricing Carbon," at Université Paris-Dauphine in Paris, France. (November 09, 2010)
  • Professor Wiener presented, "Addressing Risk in Regulatory Decision-Making" at the conference on "Regulatory Policy at the Crossroads: Toward a New Policy Agenda," OECD in Paris, France. (October 28, 2010)
  • Professor Wiener presided as session chair at the "Global Cost-Benefit Analysis," conference held by the NYU Institute for Policy Integrity in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. (October 26, 2010)
  • Professor Wiener delivered "The (Mis)Use of Risk Analysis, the Financial Crisis, and Reform," at the conference held by Labaton Sucharow LLP in New York, New York on the "The New Regulatory Paradigm: What Has Been Accomplished and What Remains to be Done?" ? (October 01, 2010)
  • Professor Wiener was the opening plenary keynote speaker on "Priorities for Precaution" at the annual meeting of the Society for Risk Analysis (SRA)-Europe at King's College London. (June 21, 2010)
  • Professor Wiener has been invited to be a Lead Author of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change's (IPCC) 5th Assessment Report, in Working Group III for Chapter 13 on "International Cooperation: Agreements and Institutions." (June 01, 2010)

Ernest A. Young

  • Professor Ernest Young gave the William Howard Taft Lecture on Constitutional Law at the University of Cincinnati College of Law. (October 28, 2014) » Watch the webcast
  • Professor Young presented scholarship at Yale Law School. (April 01, 2014)
  • Professor Young presented scholarship at Notre Dame Law School. (March 02, 2014)
  • Professor Young presented scholarship at University of California - Berkeley Law. (March 01, 2014)
  • Professor Young presented at the University of Colorado Law School Symposium “Federalism All the Way Down." (November 01, 2013)
  • Professor Young presented at the Case Western Law School Symposium on U.S. v. Windsor.  (October 25, 2013)

Lawrence A. Zelenak

  • Professor Zelenak spoke on "The Income Tax in Situation Comedies: Three Great Working-Class Sitcoms" during NYU Law School's Tax Movie Night.  (April 04, 2014)
  • Professor Zelenak spoke on "Mitt Romney, the 47 Percent, and the Future of the Mass Income Tax," Indiana University Law School. (February 27, 2014) » More
  • Professor Zelenak spoke on "Mitt Romney, the 47 Percent, and the Future of the Mass Income Tax," University of Washington Law. (October 04, 2013)
  • Professor Zelenak presented his paper "Learning to Love Form 1040," University of Florida College of Law.  (April 12, 2013)
  • Professor Zelenak presented his paper "Will the Income Tax Have a Bicentennial," University of Florida College of Law. (March 01, 2013)
  • Professor Zelenak discussed "The Income Tax in Situation Comedies—First Encounters with the Income Tax" at NYU Law School Tax Movie Night. (March 29, 2012)
  • Professor Zelenak presented his paper, "Choosing Between Tax and Non-Tax Delivery Mechanisms for Health Insurance Subsidies," at the University of Kentucky School of Law Faculty Speaker Series. (February 17, 2012)
  • Professor Zelenak presented his early-stage paper, "Customary Deviations from the Statute in the Administration of the Federal Income Tax," at the Duke Law Journal Custom Symposium. (February 11, 2012)
  • Professor Zelenak presented his paper, "Choosing Between Tax and Non-Tax Delivery Mechanisms for Health Insurance Subsidies," at the Boston College Law School Tax Policy Seminar. (February 09, 2012)
  • Professor Zelenak presented his paper, "The Federal Income Tax in Popular Culture," at the University of Iowa College of Law Faculty Workshop Series. (February 03, 2012)
  • Professor Zelenak presented his paper, "The Federal Income Tax in Popular Culture," at the National Tax Association Annual Conference, held in New Orleans, Louisiana. (November 17, 2011)
  • Professor Zelenak presented his paper, "Choosing Between Tax and Non-Tax Delivery Mechanisms for Health Insurance Subsidies," at the NYU/UCLA Annual Tax Policy Conference, hosted by UCLA Law School in Los Angeles, California. (October 28, 2011)
  • Professor Zelenak was a speaker at NYU Law School's "Second Annual Tax Movie Night," featuring tax-related situation comedy episodes from The Honeymooners to The Simpsons. (April 07, 2011)
  • Professor Zelenak was a commentator at "Confronting the Intersection of Tax Law, Gender, and Sexuality," a symposium sponsored by the Georgetown Journal of Gender and the Law in Washington, D.C. (March 30, 2011)
  • Professor Zelenak presented his work-in-progress, "Learning to Love the Form 1040: Two Cheers for the Return-Based Mass Income Tax," at the University of Pennsylvania Law School's Tax Law and Policy Seminar in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (January 26, 2011)
  • Professor Zelenak presented his paper, "Learning to Love the Form 1040: Two Cheers for the Return-Based Mass Income Tax," at Washington and Lee Law School Faculty Workshop Series, Lexington, Virginia. (November 01, 2010)
  • Professor Zelenak spoke on "Two Cheers for the Return-Based Mass Income Tax," University of Montana Law School Tax Institute, Missoula, Montana. (October 22, 2010)
  • Professor Zelenak presented his paper, "A Loophole You Can Drive an SUV Through: The SUV Deduction as a Case Study in the Greening of the Internal Revenue Code," at Lewis and Clark Law School, Portland, Oregon. (October 08, 2010)
  • Professor Zelenak served as a commentator at the Duke Law Journal symposium on judging. (October 01, 2010)
  • Professor Zelenak presented "Many Not-So-Unhappy Returns: The Underappreciated Virtues of the Return-Based Mass Income Tax" at the University of Colorado Law School Summer Tax Workshop in Boulder, Colorado. (July 16, 2010)