Yale Law School Events

Week of October 23, 2018

October 22 Monday

Bar Info Session for 3Ls

  • 12:10PM to 1:15PM
  • Rm 127

Pizza lunch will be provided. 

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October 22 Monday

Rectify: The Power of Restorative Justice After Wrongful Conviction — Lara Bazelon

  • 12:10PM to 1:00PM
  • Room 121

After a wrongful conviction, what happens to the exonerated and to the crime victims who never got justice?

ACS Presents: Professor Lara Bazelon in conversation with James Forman, Jr., about her book, Rectify: The Power of Restorative Justice After Wrongful Conviction

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October 22 Monday

Book Talk with Prof. Richard Abel on Law's Wars and Law's Trials

  • 12:10PM to 1:00PM
  • SLB Room 120

UCLA Professor Richard Abel will be giving a lunch talk about his new books, Law's Wars and Law's Trials.

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October 22 Monday

Reading with Patrick: A Conversation with Michelle Kuo, Moderated by Professor Samuel Moyn

  • 12:10PM to 1:00PM
  • Room 128

Michelle Kuo is a professor, writer, and attorney. Her book, Reading with Patrick, is an expansive meditation on race, inequality, and the power of literature. Praised byThe New Yorker, The Atlantic, and Times Literary Supplement, her book was shortlisted for the Goddard Riverside Social Justice Prize and a runner-up for the Dayton Literary Peace Prize. As Professor James Forman, Jr. and Arthur Evenchik wrote, "Impassioned writing and hard-earned wisdom set her book apart ...

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October 22 Monday

YLW Top Ten Firms Committee Informational

  • 1:10PM to 2:00PM
  • Room 121

Please join us for an informational session on the 2018-19 YLW Top Ten Firms for Gender Equity & Family Friendliness Committee. We will discuss our vision for the 2018-19 report and how to become involved in this year's Committee moving into the spring. We will also answer questions about available positions and how to apply (the Committee is open to all class years). Coffee and cookies will be served.

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October 22 Monday

Gruber Lecture in Global Justice by Esther Duflo

  • 4:30PM to 6:00PM
  • MOVED TO NEW LOCATION, SLB 120

Esther Duflo, the Abdul Latif Jameel Professor of Poverty Alleviation and Development Economics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, will deliver the 2018 

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October 23 Tuesday

Embracing the Dark Web as a Tool for Privacy and Anti-Censorship, Shari Steele, Tor Project

  • 12:00PM to 1:30PM
  • SLB 122

Much has been written about illegal activity that takes place on the Dark Web. Less is said about why the Dark Web came to be and the important role it plays in human rights work around the globe.

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October 23 Tuesday

Law Teaching Series: "Introduction to Law Teaching: Preparing for a Career as a Law Professor""

  • 12:10PM to 1:00PM
  • Faculty Lounge

Professors Alstott, Parrillo and Siegel will discuss careers in academia, including why you might (or might not) want to be a law professor, and how to make the best use of your time in law school preparing for that career

Lunch will be provided.
Please RSVP by noon on October 19, 2018 at: rsvp.law.yale.edu

Supported by the Oscar M. Ruebhausen Fund

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October 23 Tuesday

FedSoc Presents: Judge Diarmuid O'Scannlain on "Congressional moves to split the Ninth Circuit - what to do?"

  • 12:10PM to 1:00PM
  • Room 120

Join the Yale Federalist Society in welcoming Judge Diarmuid O'Scannlain of the Ninth Circuit in his discussion on Congressional moves to split the Ninth Circuit. Lunch will be served.

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