Yale Law School Events

Week of September 18, 2020

September 14 Monday

CDO's Public Interest Interview Program

  • (All day)
  • Virtual

The Public Interest Interview Program (“PIIP”) is Yale Law School’s first recruiting event specific for public sector employers to interview primarily 2Ls, but also 3Ls for summer and permanent positions. This is an exciting recruitment opportunity for students passionate about pursuing a career in the public sector. Due to the difficulties associated with traveling to campus at this time and keeping the safety of students and employers in mind, PIIP will be conducted virtually throughout start on September 14 and ending on September 25, 2020.

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September 14 Monday

Get to Know Your Professor – Robert Post

  • 12:10PM to 1:00PM
  • Zoom: https://yale.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJEodu2vpzgjHtb8fyzVmoLHjLN1rlzZL9UT

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September 14 Monday

Advocating Originalism: A Client-Centered Approach to Textualism

  • 12:10PM to 1:15PM
  • Zoom Webinar: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81753535687

Please join the Yale Federalist Society for a conversation with Judge Paul B. Matey of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit. Judge Matey will share his perspective on the application of textualism and originalism, including insights from his first year on the federal bench.

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September 14 Monday

Liman Colloquium Opening Session

  • 6:10PM to 7:45PM
  • Virtual

Monday, September 14, 2020  - 6:10 to 7:45 pm (East Coast Time)

From Ferguson to Now: Race, Punishment, and Protest

What has the shorthand of “Ferguson” come to denote? What should or could it mean? What has, and has not, changed since 2015 at local, state, and national levels, and why? This session will analyze the relationship between the protests in and about Ferguson and the protests of 2020, both of which underscore racial and economic inequalities in interactions with law enforcement.

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September 15 Tuesday

Weekly Meditation with Professor Yair Listokin

  • 12:00PM to 12:10PM
  • Online

Join Professor Listokin every Tuesday at noon for a brief five minute meditation via Zoom. Zoom info can be found on YaleConnect.

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September 15 Tuesday

The Output-Welfare Fallacy; John Newman

  • 12:00PM to 1:30PM
  • Online

With each passing day, Silicon Valley tech giants face increasingly intense antitrust scrutiny.  Private-enforcement actions have been filed, agency investigations are ongoing, and Congress has entered the fray.  Looming over any attempt to enforce antitrust laws in digital markets is the Supreme Court’s recent Ohio v.

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September 15 Tuesday

OSA Game Night via Jackbox Games

  • 6:00PM to 6:45PM
  • Online

Take 45 minutes to yourself and come play Fibbage. Fibbage is the lying, bluffing, fib-till-you-win multiplayer trivia party game. Fool your opponents into thinking your bluff is true and you’ll rack up the points and learn a thing or two about your classmates. RSVP here for Zoom info.

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September 15 Tuesday

Introduction to Human Rights Programs at YLS

  • 6:10PM to 7:10PM
  • Online

The Orville H. Schell Center for International Human Rights will host a virtual welcome event to introduce you to the law school's various human rights initiatives

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September 16 Wednesday

Time is of the Essence: Tips for Time Management in Law School

  • 12:00PM to 1:00PM
  • Online

Effective and efficient time management is critical for success in law school and in your legal career. But, how do you manage to fit everything in—from preparing for class, to writing assignments, other projects, and studying for exams? And, how do you juggle all of this while dealing with the stress associated with COVID-19 and social unrest? Our workshop, Time is of the Essence: Tips for Time Management in Law School, will provide you with tools and strategies to help you manage your time effectively and minimize stress. RSVP here for Zoom info.

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