Yale Law School Events

Week of November 2, 2021

November 1 Monday

The Chamber of Secrets vs. Fantastic Beasts: How Germany’s Federal Constitutional Court Regulates the Information Society

  • 12:00PM to 1:30PM
  • Online

The conversation between Justice Paulus and Professor Balkin will cover recent developments of the jurisprudence of Germany’s Federal Constitutional Court in a comparative perspective and address a wide range of key issues including free speech, data privacy, the right to be forgotten, and internet regulation.

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November 1 Monday

BOOK ROUNDTABLE

  • 12:10PM to 1:30PM
  • Online

Amia Srinivasan, Chichele Professor of Social and Political Theory, All Souls College, University of Oxford, is a celebrated thinker who is publishing her new book, The Right To Sex, and renewing feminism for the twenty-first century.

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November 1 Monday

Talk Saves Lives

  • 4:00PM to 5:00PM
  • Private Location (sign in to display)

Tom Steen of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention will share the scope of this leading cause of death, research on prevention, and what people can do to fight suicide. All students and student leaders are encouraged to join. Sign up here (capped at 40).

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November 1 Monday

YLS Post-Graduate Fellowships Program

  • 4:10PM to 5:00PM
  • Online

Join the administrators of the YLS fellowships programs to learn more about applying to fellowships starting in the Fall of 2022.

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November 2 Tuesday

Fallout from the Facebook Files: A New Belmont Commission and Changing Models for Informed Consent, April Doss, Executive Director, Georgetown Institute for Technology Law and Policy

  • 12:00PM to 1:30PM
  • Online

Recent allegations from Facebook whistleblower Frances Haugen highlighted a range of serious concerns regarding the data use practices of one of the world's largest technology companies.  Among these were revelations regarding Facebook's internal research on the effects of its social media platforms on the mental health of children and teens, which concluded that Instagram exacerbated a range of mental health issues, including anxiety, depression, body dysmorphia, eating disorders, and suicidal ideation; and that the company was aware of changes it could make to the platforms’ functions tha

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November 2 Tuesday

Yale Federalist Society Presents: Ending an Epidemic: A Discussion on the Opioid Crisis with Daniel Suhr and Prof. Kate Stith

  • 12:10PM to 1:15PM
  • SLB Room 127

Please join us for what promises to be a fascinating discussion about legal strategies and public policies to combat the opioid crisis.

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November 2 Tuesday

Bruen and a Progressive Approach to the Second Amendment

  • 12:10PM to 1:00PM
  • Private Location (register to display)

On November 3rd, the Supreme Court is hearing New York State Rifle & Pistol Association v. Bruen, which has the potential to fundamentally reshape the nation’s Second Amendment jurisprudence. Join YLS ACS and the Solomon Center for Health Law and Policy to overview the case and chat about what a progressive approach to the Second Amendment entails.

Featuring:

Joseph Blocher, Lanty L. Sm...

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November 2 Tuesday

GHJP Mixer

  • 5:00PM to 7:00PM
  • YLS Upper Courtyard

Come hang out with the Global Health Justice Partnership (GHJP) on Tuesday, November 2nd at 5pm to learn more about our spring seminar course, Health Justice: Theory to Practice, and our project-based clinical course, Health Justice Practicum.

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November 2 Tuesday

Clinics Fair

  • 6:00PM to 8:00PM
  • Sol Goldman Courtyard - SLB

Hosted by the Clinical Student Board, please join us for a fair in the Courtyard with all of our clinics and projects available at YLS to talk to students about their experiences, and answer any questions you may have.

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