- Cybersecurity Law and Policy: What Are the Top Issues for 2019?Center on Law & Technology | Center on Law, Ethics and National Security | Law and Technology | Panels | Events
February 06, 2019 - What are the top cybersecurity issues for 2019? Panelists discuss these topics. Panelists include: Ari Schwartz, the Managing Director of Cybersecurity Services at Venable, Jen Ellis, Vice President of Community and Public Affairs at Rapid 7, and Sam Curry, Chief Product Officer at Cybereason. Shane T. Stansbury (Duke Law), moderates. Sponsored by the Center for Law, Ethics and National Security and Duke Center on Law & Technology
- Robert R. Wilson Lecture | H. Timothy Lovelace, Jr., Civil Rights as Human RightsCivil Rights | Human Rights | Lectures | Legal History | Robert R. Wilson Lecture | H. Timothy Lovelace Jr. | Events
February 05, 2019 - H. Timothy Lovelace, Jr., the John Hope Franklin Visiting Professor of American Legal History, gives the annual Robert R. Wilson Lecture titled, "Civil Rights as Human Rights." A member of the faculty of the Indiana University Maurer School of Law, Professor Lovelace is an expert in legal history, civil rights, human rights, and constitutional law. Before joining the Indiana Law faculty, he served as the assistant director of the Center for the Study of Race and Law at the University of Virginia School of Law. Professor Lovelace earned his J.D. and Ph.D. from the University of Virginia. Lunch will be provided. Sponsored by the Office of the Dean.
- Panel on India Supreme Court Decision Decriminalising Homosexual ActsHuman Rights in Practice | Laurence R. Helfer | Human Rights | International Human Rights Clinic | Center for International and Comparative Law | Vardhman Kumar | Menaka Guruswamy | Arundhati Katju | Events
January 30, 2019 - On Sept. 6, 2018, the Supreme Court of India ruled that the "criminalisation of consensual conduct between adults of the same sex" is unconstitutional. Duke Law presented a panel discussion on the case and LGBTI rights in India featuring Vardhman Kumar, Menaka Guruswamy, and Arundhati Katju, moderated by Prof. Laurence R. Helfer. This event is part of the Duke Law Human Rights in Practice series organized by the Center for International and Comparative Law and the International Human Rights Clinic. Co-sponsored by: Center for Sexual and Gender Diversity; Dept. of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies; Duke Human Rights Center at the Franklin Humanities Institute; Duke Human Rights Center at the Kenan Institute for Ethics; Fuqua Pride; Human Rights Law Society; International Law Society; OUTLaw; Program in Gender, Sexuality, and Feminist Studies; Sanford Pride; Sexuality Studies; and South Asian Law Students Association. Decriminalizing Homosexuality in India: Love, Law, & the Constitution For more information visit: https://law.duke.edu/news/decriminalizing-homosexuality-india-love-law-a...
- Duke Law | Program in Law & Entrepreneurship: At the Intersection of Law, Business & InnovationErika J.S. Buell | Kip Frey | Law & Entrepreurship | LLMLE | Productions
January 28, 2019 - The Law and Entrepreneurship LLM at Duke Law integrates rigorous coursework, real-world experience, and high-level networking opportunities to position you to advise, create, and lead the innovative ventures that will drive tomorrow's global economy. Visit: https://law.duke.edu/llmle/ for more information.
- GDPR and Cambridge Analytica: What is the Future of Transatlantic Privacy?Jolynn Delinger | David Hoffman | Leonardo Cervera Navas | Dan Caprio | Panels | Law and Technology | Events
January 25, 2019 - January 28th of every year is Data Privacy Day. Data Privacy Day commemorates the Jan. 28, 1981, signing of Convention 108, the first legally binding international treaty dealing with privacy and data protection. Leonardo Cervera Navas, Prof. David Hoffman and Prof. Jolynn Dellinger started Data Privacy Day eleven years ago with an event at Duke Law School to discuss transatlantic cooperation in privacy and data protection. Prof. Hoffman moderates a panel discussion including Prof. Jolynn Dellinger, Mr. Leonardo Cervera Navas (Director of the European Data Protection Supervisor), and Dan Caprio (Former Chief Privacy Officer at the U.S. Department of Commerce and Chief of Staff to U.S. Federal Trade Commissioner Orson Swindle), to discuss the current state of privacy, including the recently enacted E.U. General Data Protection Regulation and efforts to pass a comprehensive U.S. privacy law. Sponsored by Prof. Hoffman, Intel Corporation, the Triangle Privacy Research Hub, the Center on Law, Ethics and National Security, and the Duke Center on Law & Technology.
- Executive Power & The Office of Legal Counsel: A Conversation with Walter DellingerWalter E. Dellinger III | H. Jefferson Powell | Constitutional Law | Discussions | Public Interest | Events
January 24, 2019 - Professor Walter E. Dellinger III (former Assistant Attorney General in charge of OLC) discusses the role the Office of Legal Counsel plays in Executive branch decision making, key moments and figures in the Office's history, and stories from his time leading the office during the Clinton Administration. The discussion was led by Professor H. Jefferson Powell (former Deputy Assistant Attorney General, OLC). Co-sponsored by the American Constitution Society, the Federalist Society, and the Government and Public Interest Society
- Joseph Blocher & Darrell Miller | The Positive Second Amendment: Faculty Author CelebrationJoseph Blocher | Darrell A.H. Miller | Panels | Constitutional Law | Second Amendment | Margaret Lemos | Goodson Law Library | Dean's Office | Events
January 16, 2019 - Joseph Blocher and Darrell A.H. Miller discuss their book, "The Positive Second Amendment: Rights, Regulation, and the Future of Heller". This title is the first comprehensive post-Heller account of the history, theory, and law of one of the Constitution's most recognized - and perhaps most misunderstood rights: the right to keep and bear arms. Senior Associate Dean Margaret H. Lemos leads the conversation. Co-sponsored by the Goodson Law Library and Office of the Dean.
- Alice Dias '19 talks about the Duke Law International LLM programAlice Dias | International Studies | International LLM | Productions
January 14, 2019 - Alice Dias LLM '19, from Brazil, talks about the Duke Law International LLM program.
- Chaim Saiman | Halakhah: The Rabbinic Idea of LawChaim Saiman | Lectures | Center for International & Comparative Law | Events
January 10, 2019 - Chaim Saiman, Professor of Law at the Charles Widger School of Law, Villanova University, will discuss his recent book, "Halakhah: The Rabbinic Idea of Law" (Princeton University Press, 2018). "In this panoramic book, he traces how generations of rabbis have used concepts forged in talmudic disputation to do the work that other societies assign not only to philosophy, political theory, theology, and ethics but also to art, drama, and literature." Co-sponsored by Duke Law School and the Duke Center for Jewish Studies.