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Events Calendar

All events as listed are held in 509 O'Brian, unless otherwise noted.

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Spring 2017 Events Flyer:

Discussion Circles 2017:

Current Events-at-a-Glance

APRIL

April 6, Thursday,  3:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Baldy Co-Sponsored Event with Jean Monnet Chair in European Union Studies at UB
509 O’Brian Hall

Anne-Claire Legendre, Consul General of France in New York, “The Brexit: Opportunities for France”
See more info on flyer.


April 10, Monday, 11 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Baldy Co-Sponsored Event with Jean Monnet Chair in European Union Studies at UB
509 O’Brian Hall
Brexit: A Brown-Bag Panel Discussion
See more info on flyer.


April 10, Monday,  11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Baldy Discussion Circle, 505 O’Brian Hall
Danielle Pelfrey Duryea  (registration required)


April 14, Friday, 12:30 p.m.
Distinguished Speaker, 509 O’Brian Hall
Hiroshi Motomura, UCLA School of Law, “Migrants, Refugees, and Citizens: What’s Next for Immigration Law and Policy?"


April 17, Monday,  1:50 - 2:45 p.m.
Baldy Discussion Circle, 505 O’Brian Hall
Matthew Dimick  (registration required)


April 27, Thursday, 9:00 a.m to 4:00 p.m.
107 Capen Hall, North Campus
Baldy Co-Sponsored Event with ALD Memorial Committee "Counter-Terrorism, Electoral Politics, and Human Rights"

Related Events and Activities

Regional Events of Interest

Recent Events — Spring 2017

JANUARY 2017

January 25, Wednesday,  12:30 - 1:30 p.m.
Baldy Discussion Circle, 505 O’Brian Hall
John Henry Schlegel  (registration required)
 

FEBRUARY 2017

February 1, Wednesday,  12:30 - 1:30 p.m.
Baldy Discussion Circle, 505 O’Brian Hall
Christine Bartholomew  (registration required)

February 10, Friday, 12:30 p.m.
Baldy Speaker, 509 O’Brian Hall
Ana Mariella Bacigalupo, “The Law of the Spirit in Chile: Judge Karen Atala’s Transformative Vision and her LGBT Rights Child Custody Case.”

February 15, Wednesday,  1:50 - 2:50 p.m.
Baldy Discussion Circle, 505 O’Brian Hall
James Gardner  (registration required)

February 23 and 24, Thursday and Friday
Conference Workshop, 509 O’Brian Hall
Oceans Legalities: The Law and Life of the Sea

February 27, Monday,  11:20 a.m. - 12:10 p.m.
Baldy Discussion Circle, 505 O’Brian Hall

Mary Nell Trautner  (registration required)


MARCH 2017

March 3, Friday, 12:30 p.m.
Distinguished Speaker, 509 O’Brian Hall
Co-sponsored by Asian Studies

Mitra Sharafi, University of Wisconsin Law School, Medical jurisprudence in colonial India.

March 6, Monday,  1:50 - 2:50 p.m.
Baldy Discussion Circle, 505 O’Brian Hall
Martha McCluskey  (registration required)

March 10, Friday, 12:30 p.m.
Distinguished Speaker, 509 O’Brian Hall

Erin Delaney, Northwestern University Law School,  “A Federal Case for Judicial Review: From Structure to Rights.”

March 10, Friday, 4:00 p.m.
Panel Discussion, 509 O’Brian Hall
Buffalo at the Crossroads: Advocating for Climate Justice in a Cold City
A panel of local experts moderated by Sam Magavern, Adjunct Law Professor and Co-Director, Partnership for the Public Good.

March 11, Saturday, 8:30 to 4:30
Conference, 509 O’Brian Hall
The Changing Climate: Reflections on Current Law, Policy, Justice, and Regulation

March 17, Friday, 12:30 p.m.
Distinguished Speaker, 509 O’Brian Hall

Douglas NeJaime, UCLA School of Law "Assimilating Difference.”

March 27, Monday, 12:30 p.m.
Legal History Workshop, 505 O'Brian Hall

Judge Glock, Visiting Professor, College of Business and Economics at West Virginia, "Unpacking the Supreme Court: Judicial Retirement and the Road to the 1937 Court Battle"

March 29, Wednesday, 1:50 - 2:50 p.m.
Baldy Discussion Circle, 505 O’Brian Hall
Rachael Hinkle  (registration required)

March 31, Friday, 12:30 p.m.
Baldy Speaker, 509 O’Brian Hall, Co-sponsored by Asian Studies

Margaret Boittin, Osgoode Hall Law School, York  "Enforcement and Accommodation: Tier-Based Patterns in the Policing of Prostitution in China"

Fall 2016 Events

September 9, Friday —   12:30pm, Distinguished Speaker and 3:00pm, Welcome Reception
  Kenneth W. Abbott, “Experimentalist Governance 2.0: Taking ‘Experiments' (More) Seriously” (paper),
  and reception for LL.M. students, Visiting Scholars, new members of our community to meet UB faculty.


September 30-October 1, Friday and Saturday — Conference

    Buddhist Law and State Law in Comparative Perspective


October 14, Friday, 12:30pm — Distinguished Speaker

    Ahmed White, University of Colorado
    “Its Own Dubious Battle: The Impossible Defense of an
    Effective Right to Strike.”

October 21 and 22, Friday and Saturday — Workshop

    Gene Editing: Life and Law Beyond the Human


October 28, Friday, 12:30 to 2:00, Park Hall 532  — Co-sponsored Speaker
    Nancy Kwak, University of California, San Diego
    “Selling American Homeownership in the Global South”

November 5, Saturday — Symposium

    Global Governance and the Transpacific Partnership

Spring 2016 Events