Yale Law School Events

September 20, 2019

September 20 Friday

Symposium on the Market as a Legal Construct

  • 9:00AM to 5:00PM
  • Guido Calabresi Faculty Lounge

Yale Law School Center for Private Law and Tel Aviv University Edmond J. Safra Center for Ethics organize a two-day symposium on the Market as a Legal Construct. The event will feature eight papers, authored by: Joseph Blocher (Duke Law), Rick Brooks (NYU Law), Christine Desan (Harvard Law), Avihay Dorfman (Tel Aviv Law), Przemyslaw Palka (Yale Law), Katharina Pistor (Columbia Law), Robert Scott (Columbia Law), Kathleen Thelen (MIT Political Science). 

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September 20 Friday

ACS Coffee Break

  • 10:00AM to 11:30AM
  • SLB Room 108

Join ACS for an end of the week coffee and snack break in SLB 108

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September 20 Friday

YLS Defenders Event: Anita Khandelwal '05, Director of Public Defense, King County, WA

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

Anita Khandelwal ’05 is the Director of Public Defense in King County, Washington State. Director Khandelwal plans to discuss her path in public defense and what she hopes to accomplish in her role as the chief public defender in her district. Our speaker joined the King County Department of Public Defense in 2015, and prior to being named Director, served as the Department’s Deputy Director of Law and Policy. Attorney Khandelwal has worked as a public defender on a state and federal level for over a decade.

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September 20 Friday

Introduction to CDO for LLMs

  • 12:10PM to 1:00PM
  • SLB Room 121

Join CDO Directors Alison Hornstein for an overview of CDO resources, and a discussion of career paths for LLM students.

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September 20 Friday

Mentor in Residence: Anita Khandelwal ’05, Director of Public Defense, King County, WA

  • 1:15PM to 3:15PM
  • SLB Room 171

Attorney Anita Khandelwal ’05 has over a decade of experience working as a public defender on the state and federal level. In 2018, she was named Director of Public Defense for King County in Washington State. Attorney Khandelwal directs an agency of more than 400 employees, including 225 attorneys, working in locations in both Seattle and Kent. Students are encouraged to register for an individual session to ask career advice and questions. Sign up in CMS.

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September 20 Friday

Paul Tsai China Center - Eddie Tam, Navigating Business in the U.S.-China Storm: A View from Hong Kong

  • 4:00PM to 5:30PM
  • SLB Room 122

EDDIE TAM is the founder, Chief Executive Officer and Chief Investment Officer of Central Asset Investments, an established multi-strategy investment firm with offices in Hong Kong, Shenzhen and Shanghai. Mr. Tam founded Central Asset Investments in April 2005. He oversees the management of the firm as well as the flagship CAI Global Fund. Primarily, Mr. Tam is responsible for top down asset allocation between strategies, asset classes, geography and themes.

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