Yale Law School Events

September 26, 2017

September 26 Tuesday

Beyond Snowden: Mass Surveillance in the Shadow of Trump, a book talk with Timothy Edgar

  • 12:00PM to 1:30PM
  • Room 121

The book is available at the Yale Bookstore if you would like to get it signed after the talk.

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September 26 Tuesday

“How to Craft a Career in Corporate Law: Foundations for Transaction Lawyering, Litigation, Business and Academic Careers” by Nancy Liao '05

  • 12:00PM to 1:30PM
  • Room 128

Are you interested in corporate law? Might you be interested in business? Do you wonder how to gain the skills to help you be successful at both? Then this presentation by Nancy Liao '05, Executive Director of the Yale Law School Center for the Study of Corporate Law, may be for you!

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September 26 Tuesday

Domestic Violence and Battered-Woman Defense in China and the United States

  • 4:10PM to 5:30PM
  • Room 121

LI Ying is a leading women’s rights advocate and public interest lawyer in China. She is at the forefront of representing victims of domestic violence who killed their abusers in China’s latest battered-woman defense cases.

Justice Denis Boyle of the Bronx Supreme Court, Criminal Term is a seasoned jurist specializing in felony cases involving domestic violence.

Join us for a fascinating conversation on the emergence of battered-woman defense in China, and a comparative look at its legal development in U.S. criminal trials.

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September 26 Tuesday

Arab Winter: The End of Empire and the New Middle East – Whose Fault is the Islamic State?

  • 4:15PM to 5:15PM
  • Faculty Lounge

The second in a series of three lectures by Noah Feldman ’97, Felix Frankfurter Professor of Law at Harvard, on forms Islamic constitutionalism might take will focus on the Muslim Brotherhood. The third lecture will take place at the same time on Wednesday, September 27.

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September 26 Tuesday

Third IRAP Training

  • 6:00PM to 8:00PM
  • Room 128

Third (and last!) IRAP training. Mandatory for all who wish to join IRAP during the 2017-2018 academic year.

Dinner will be served.

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September 26 Tuesday

Book Talk: The Internationalist by Oona Hathaway '97 and Scott Shapiro '90

  • 6:10PM to 7:00PM
  • Yale Book Store - Lower Level

A discussion with Oona A. Hathaway ’97 and Scott J. Shapiro ’90 on their latest book, The Internationalists: How a Radical Plan to Outlaw War Remade the World.
A discussion with a bold and provocative history of the men who fought to outlaw war and how an often overlooked treaty signed in 1928 was among the most transformative events in modern history.

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