Event Calendar

Thursday, September 19, 2019

  • Sep 19 LLM Resume Workshop 12:30 PMLaw School 3043

    Please join Oleg Kobelev for an interactive presentation on crafting American-style resume. Career Counselors will be on hand to provide individualized feedback to students who bring draft copies of their resumes to the workshop. This session is mandatory for LLM students who plan to participate in the annual LLM Job Fair in January 2020. Sponsored by the Career & Professional Development Center and International Studies Office. Lunch will be provided. For more information, please contact Isik Cotten at Isik.cotten@law.duke.edu.

  • Sep 19 Latinx Heritage Month Speaker Series with Judge Yvonne Rodriguez 12:30 PMLaw School 4045

    LALSA and WOCC will be hosting Judge Yvonne Rodriguez to help kickoff Latinx Heritage Month and provide students with a overview of her broad range of experiences within the legal field, ranging from private practice to the judiciary. She will also discuss how her identity as a woman of color and as a Latinx individual has shaped her career path. We encourage participation as Judge Rodriguez will open up the floor to take questions from students seeking advice as to their own paths. Judge Yvonne Rodriguez currently serves on the Eighth Court of Appeals in Texas and teaches at the University of Texas in the Criminal Justice Department. Sponsored by LALSA, WOCC and the Clerkship Office. For information, please contact David Yates at david.yates@duke.edu.

  • Sep 19 Should We Treat White-Nationalist Terror Like ISIS?: A Debate on the Merits of "Countering Violent Extremism" Initiatives 12:30 PMLaw School 3037

    After the mass shooting in El Paso, Texas, a growing number of national security experts have called for the U.S. government to treat the threat from white-nationalists like the threat from Islamist extremism. But the locus of these efforts, Countering Violent Extremism (CVE) programs which supplement counterterrorism tactics with initiatives to divert Americans at risk of extremist ideologies comes with major civil liberties challenges. Mike German, Fellow at the Brennan Center at NYU Law School, whistleblower and former undercover FBI agent, and David Schanzer, Director of the Triangle Center on Terrorism and Homeland Security and Professor at the Sanford School of Public Policy will be discussants. Lunch will be provided. Sponsored by the American Constitution Society. For more information, please contact Andrew Lindsay at andrew.lindsay@lawnet.duke.edu.

  • Sep 19 Supreme Court Wrap-Up and Preview 12:30 PMLaw School 3041

    The Program in Public Law, the Federalist Society, and the American Constitution Society are sponsoring a Supreme Court Wrap-up and Preview to discuss the major cases from October Term 2018 and the new cases for the upcoming Term. Panelists include Professor Dan Epps from Washington University in St. Louis (of the First Mondays Podcast), and Duke Law Professors Guy Charles, Lisa Griffin, and Stephen Sachs. Professor Marin Levy will moderate. Lunch will be provided. Sponsored by the PProgram in Public Law, the Federalist Society, and the American Constitution Society. For more information, contact Marlen Iraheta at marlen.iraheta@law.duke.edu.

  • Sep 19 Leading Duke Law: Meet Dean Kerry Abrams in Philadelphia 6:00 PMPhiladelphia, PA

    Philadelphia area alumni, parents, and friends are warmly invited to join us for this special program to meet Duke Law School Dean Kerry Abrams. Remarks by Dean Abrams will begin at 6:30 p.m. This event is coordinated by the Duke Law School Alumni and Development Office. For more information please contact alumni_office@law.duke.edu.

  • Sep 19 Preventing Gun Violence with "Extreme Risk" Laws 6:00 PMRubenstein Library Holsti-Anderson Family Assembly Room 153

    Join us for a discussion among Duke Professors Jeff Swanson & Kristin Goss and North Carolina State Representative Marcia Morey about Extreme Risk Protection Order laws (also known as "Red Flag" laws). These laws allow courts to order a person who poses an imminent risk to himself or others to temporarily surrender his firearms to law enforcement. Jake Charles, the executive director of the law school's Center for Firearms Law, will moderate the discussion about the law, history, policy, and effectiveness of this type of legislation. Light refreshments will be served. Sponsored by the Duke Center for Firearms Law. Contact Allison Rackley allison.rackley@law.duke.edu for more information.

Friday, September 20, 2019

  • Sep 20 Duke Law Innocence Project Team Training 12:30 PMLaw School 3041

    This will be training for the members of the Innocence project. Each of the groups will then break up to determine goals and get started on work for the semester. Sponsored by the Innocence Project. Lunch will be served. For more information, please contact Madison Mumma at madison.mumma@duke.edu.

  • Sep 20 Middle East North Africa Law Student Association Kickoff Event 12:30 PMLaw School 4055

    Please join the Duke Middle East North Africa Law Student Association (MENALSA) for our first event of the year, a lunchtime meet-and-greet that will include food and beverages from the MENA region. Sponsored by the Duke Middle East North Africa Law Student Association. For more information, please contact Adrineh Shakelian at adrineh.shakelian@duke.edu.

  • Sep 20 Duke Law Tech Lab Demo Day 5:30 PMSee description

    The Duke Center on Law & Technology invites you to the 2019 Duke Law Tech Lab Demo Day at the Duke I&E Bullpen (215 Morris Street, Suite 300). Duke Law Tech Lab's early-stage legal tech companies will pitch their business to the audience and judges. Vote for your favorite; monetary prizes are given to the audience favorite and the judges' top ranked teams. Come celebrate with us; enjoy food, drinks, and networking. Doors open at 5:30 pm and program runs 6 pm - 8:30 pm. Limited space; RSVP required: https://duke.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_bfw4cgSEVwmZeZv. This event is sponsored by the Duke Center on Law & Tech, Latham & Watkins, LexisNexis, and Travelers, the Philip Edward McCarthy Memorial Funds for Law & Technology, along with NC Community Sponsors, Lawyers Mutual and Smith Anderson. For more information, visit http://www.dukelawtechlab.com/demo-day/ or please contact Kelli Raker at kelli.raker@law.duke.edu.

Saturday, September 21, 2019

  • Sep 21 22nd Annual Public Interest Retreat 9:00 AMOff-campus

    Students of all class years are invited to join us for the annual Public Interest Retreat. It is a day of fun, community and learning that culminates in s'mores around the campfire after a casual dinner. The Public Interest Retreat provides an opportunity for public interest and government-minded students to meet and mingle, engage with each other and hear from alumni. This year's retreat will be held at the lovely Camp New Hope in Chapel Hill, NC. Please sign up by September 17th. See our website (https://law.duke.edu/publicinterest/retreat/) for more information and please sign-up (https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSemmJmnDnDkzFqjwxe0nT2ksTCBUF7U...) by Tuesday, September 17th. Sponsored by the Office of Public Interest and Pro Bono, the Career and Professional Development Center, the Government and Public Service Society and the Public Interest Law Foundation. Please email Dean Stella Boswell with questions (boswell@law.duke.edu).

Monday, September 23, 2019

  • Sep 23 International Week: Croissants et Cafe 9:30 AMLaw School Star Commons

    Join the International Studies Office for the kickoff to International Week. Sponsored by the Office of International Studies. For more information, please contact Isik Cotten at isik.cotten@law.duke.edu

  • Sep 23 Justice and Judaism: A Conversation with North Carolina Supreme Court Justice Mark Davis (LLM '18) 12:30 PMLaw School 4055

    JLSA is excited to welcome Judge Mark Davis, the first Jewish Supreme Court Justice in North Carolina. Learn about Judaism in the Judiciary as he talks about the links between the Torah and our modern legal system. Stick around to ask him your questions! Lunch will be provided. Sponsored by the Jewish Law Student Association. For more information, please contact Zack Flagel (zachary.flagel@duke.edu) or Amanda Soled (amanda.soled@duke.edu).

  • Sep 23 Faculty Workshop 12:30 PMLaw School 4047

    Sponsored by the Office of the Dean. For more information, please contact Rachel Ferebee at Rachel.Ferebee@law.duke.edu.

  • Sep 23 Duke Law Technology Society (DLTS) General Body Meeting 12:30 PMLaw School 3000

    Come join the Duke Law Technology Society for our first general body meeting of the year! We look forward to meeting individuals who are interested in technology law. We will give a brief overview of DLTS, introduce our board members, DLTS events for the upcoming school year, and information regarding 1L representatives. Lunch will be provided. Sponsored by the Duke Center of Law and Tech. For more information, please contact George Zhu at xgz@duke.edu.

  • Sep 23 International Week Panel: Discussion of International Summer Work 12:30 PMLaw School 4000

    A panel of 2Ls and 3Ls will discuss their summer work experiences in international public interest placements and international private law firms. Lunch will be provided. Co-sponsored by the Office of Public Interest and Pro Bono and the Career Center. For more information, please contact Isik S. Cotten isik.cotten@law.duke.edu

  • Sep 23 Duke Bar Association Finance Committee Meeting 12:30 PMLaw School 4045

    The Duke Bar Association Finance Committee will meet to review any funding requests from DBA-sponsored organizations. All requests must be submitted by 8 pm on the Sunday before this meeting. Please consult the DBA funding guidelines for information on how to submit a request for funds. This meeting is open to all members of the Duke Law student body. Sponsored by DBA. For more information, please contact Bryce May at bryce.may@lawnet.duke.edu.

  • Sep 23 Transactional Law Society Information Session 12:30 PMLaw School 3041

    1Ls are constantly asked whether they are leaning towards transactional law or litigation. While we see examples of litigation on t.v. what does it mean to practice transactional law? Come join the Transactional Law Society to find out! During this information session, we will discuss the basics of transactional law, how to apply to be a 1L representative of the Transactional Law Society, and introduce early information for Duke's Annual Transactional Law Competition. This information session is sponsored by the Transactional Law Society and will include lunch! Please contact Jen Goldshtein at jen.goldshtein@duke.edu or Chelsea Carlson at chelsea.carlson@duke.edu for more information.

  • Sep 23 Cancer Pro Bono Training: Part II 5:15 PMLaw School 3043

    Second of two mandatory training sessions for new Cancer Pro Bono Project (CPBP) volunteers, focusing on client interaction. RSVP here: https://duke.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_8rhz1oXvDYTNMLb by 5pm 9/18. Dinner will be served. Sponsored by Cancer Pro Bono Project. For more information, please contact Hadley Dreibelbis at hadley.dreibelbis@lawnet.duke.edu, Daniel Munoz at anthonydaniel.munoz@lawnet.duke.edu, or Becki Thompson at becki.thompson@lawnet.duke.edu.

Tuesday, September 24, 2019

  • Sep 24 PILF Merchandise Sale 9:00 AMLaw School Star Commons

    Come to the first PILF merchandise sale on Tuesday, September 24th! Buy Duke Law branded gifts and clothing that you can't get anywhere else. All proceeds benefit the Public Interest Law Foundation! For more information, please contact Meghna at meghna.batra@duke.edu or Ellie at mes104@duke.edu.

  • Sep 24 StreetLaw Kickoff 9:00 AMLaw School Third Floor Mezzanine

    You are invited to attend StreetLaw Kickoff event. Open to all interested in StreetLaw to meet and interact with the current board, sign up to attend lessons at the Youth Home, fill out background paperwork, and enjoy coffee and doughnuts. Sponsored by StreetLaw at the Durham County Youth Home. For more information, please contact Francis Liesman at fxl2@duke.edu.

  • Sep 24 Bar Exams: What 3Ls Need to Know 12:30 PMLaw School 3041

    It is already time to prepare for the Bar Exam. Learn about the nuts bolts of Bar Exams from experienced professionals, and the concrete steps you must take to obtain admission to any state bar - dates and deadlines, components of a bar application, the breadth of character and fitness investigations, and more. Lunch will be provided. Sponsored by the Office of Student Affairs. For more information, please contact Wesley Rhodes at wesley.rhodes@law.duke.edu.

  • Sep 24 Careers in International Law: U.S. and China - A shifting legal landscape and the future of bilateral investments, a conversation with Feng Xue '95 12:30 PMLaw School 4042

    Please join Feng Xue, the head of Katten's China practice and chief representative and managing partner of the firm's Shanghai office, for a wide-ranging conversation about the future landscape of bilateral trade relationship and investments in China and the U.S. Mr. Xue will touch upon his career as a highly successful corporate lawyer in the United States and China and offer advice and tips to students interested in pursuing globally focused legal careers with a focus on Asia. Lunch will be provided. Sponsored by the JD-LLM Program in International and Comparative Law, the Career and Professional Development Center, and the Center for International and Comparative Law. For more information, please contact Balfour Smith at bsmith@law.duke.edu.

  • Sep 24 Efficient Writing Workshop 12:30 PMLaw School 3037

    Are you interested in improving your legal writing? Just in time for your LARW office memo assignment, the Legal Writing Faculty invites you to an efficient writing workshop. The legal writing program's writing tutors will share some specific techniques for writing clearly and efficiently. Sponsored by the Legal Writing Faculty. For more information, contact Rebecca Rich at rich@law.duke.edu.

  • Sep 24 Navigating the 1L Summer Job Search 12:30 PMLaw School 4045

    UUnsure how you want to spend next summer? Come check out our discussion about the 1L job search! The panel will include 2Ls that spent their summers with a wide range of legal employers--from BigLaw to public interest--and in various cities across the country. Our panelists will share some insight into their decision and application processes, their experiences this summer, and tips to help guide you through your decision. A QA will close out the discussion. Sponsored by the Latin American Law Students Association, the Middle East North Africa Law Students Association, and the South Asian Law Students Association. For more information, please contact Andrea Boutros at andrea.boutros@duke.edu.

  • Sep 24 Dean's Cup Information Session 12:30 PMLaw School 4000

    Are you a 2L or 3L interested in joining the Moot Court Board? Come learn about the Dean's Cup, Duke Law's premier appellate advocacy competition for 2Ls and 3Ls. Sponsored by Duke Law's Moot Court Board. For more information, contact the Dean's Cup Coordinators at deanscup@law.duke.edu.

  • Sep 24 Governing Faculty Meeting 12:30 PMLaw School 4047

    Sponsored by the Office of the Dean. For more information, please contact Frances Curran at frances.curran@law.duke.edu.

  • Sep 24 Jessup Cup Final Round 6:00 PMLaw School 3043

    Join the Moot Court Board for the final round of the Jessup Cup moot court competition. The Jessup Cup finalists will argue a closed-universe international law problem before a mock International Court of Justice. The finalists and judges will be announced shortly. Dinner will be served. Sponsored by the Duke Law Moot Court Board. For more information, please contact Christian Bale at christian.bale@lawnet.duke.edu, Xan Belzley at alexandra.belzley@lawnet.duke.edu, or Brent McKnight at brent.mcknight@duke.edu.

Wednesday, September 25, 2019

  • Sep 25 Pathways to Employment in International Law 12:30 AMLaw School 4047

    Join us for lunch and a panel discussion to explore opportunities for employment in international law. Learn about international internship opportunities, how to network with legal experts from around the world, practice in other legal systems and cultures, become active in international organizations and societies, and how to develop legal and interpersonal skills. Sponsored by the International Studies Office, the International Law Society, and American Bar Association Section of International Law. For more information, please contact Matt Steyl at matthew.steyl@duke.edu.

  • Sep 25 Lunch with the Dean 12:30 PMLaw School 2014

    The Office of Student Affairs is pleased to announce a wonderful opportunity to have lunch with Dean Kerry Abrams. This is an excellent opportunity to have some one-on-one time with the Dean to talk about your Law School experience. Seating is limited; please RSVP to the Office of Student Affairs at student_affairs@law.duke.edu. Sponsored by the Office of Student Affairs.

  • Sep 25 Venture Capitalist Scott Kupor 12:30 PMLaw School 3043

    Scott Kupor, the Chief Operating Officer of Andreessen Horowitz (a $6+ billion venture capital fund) and a lecturer at Stanford Law, will speak with students about his experience in law and VC. His new book, Secrets of Sand Hill Road: Venture Capital and How to Get It, was published in June 2019 as a How To Guide for entrepreneurs pursuing and interacting with venture capitalists. Mr. Kupor is also the former Chairman and Executive Board Member of the National Venture Capital Association. Lunch will be provided. Sponsored by the Program in Law Entrepreneurship, the Business Law Society, the Law Entrepreneurship Society, and the The Center for Institutional and Organizational Performance. For more information, please contact Kelli Raker at kelli.raker@law.duke.edu.

  • Sep 25 Introduction to Clerkships 12:30 PMLaw School 3037

    Working for a judge is a unique legal experience. Attend this program to learn more about post-graduate judicial clerkships, what the job entails, and the benefits to you. 1Ls can learn about the resources the Law School provides to students. Lunch will be provided. Sponsored by the Career Professional Development Center. Please contact Leigh Marquess at leigh.marquess@law.duke.edu with any questions.

  • Sep 25 Dean's Cup Information Session 12:30 PMLaw School 4000

    Are you a 2L or 3L interested in joining the Moot Court Board? Come learn about the Dean's Cup, Duke Law's premier appellate advocacy competition for 2Ls and 3Ls. Sponsored by Duke Law's Moot Court Board. For more information, contact the Dean's Cup Coordinators at deanscup@law.duke.edu.

  • Sep 25 International Week: International Food Fest 5:30 PMLaw School Star Commons

    Show off your culinary skills at the annual International Week Food Fest! This year's categories will include best dessert, best spicy dish, best vegetarian dish, best dish on a public interest salary, and most representative of your home country. Visit https://law.duke.edu/students/intweek/dishes/ to read the guidelines and sign up. Sponsored by International Studies and the Office of Student Affairs. Please contact Leslie Allen at leslie.allen@law.duke.edu with any questions.

Thursday, September 26, 2019

  • Sep 26 Lives in the Law with Michael Dreeben JD'81 12:30 PMLaw School 3041

    Join Michael Dreeben JD'81, former U.S. Deputy Solicitor General, and Dean Kerry Abrams as they discuss their lives in the law. From 1988 through 2019, Michael served in the Office of Solicitor General in the U.S. Department of Justice, first as an Assistant to the Solicitor General and then as a Deputy Solicitor General. As Deputy Solicitor General from 1994 to 2019, he supervised the criminal docket for the United States in the U.S. Supreme Court and argued 105 cases before the Court. In June 2017, Michael was detailed to Office of Special Counsel Robert S. Mueller III, where he served counselor to the Special Counsel in the investigation of Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election and obstruction of justice. In that capacity, he successfully represented the Special Counsel's Office in federal court against legal challenges to its authority. He is now a Distinguished Lecturer from Government at the Georgetown University Law Center. Bag lunches will be provided on a first-come, first-served basis. Sponsored by the Office of the Dean and Program in Public Law. For more information, please contact Rachel Ferebee at rachel.ferebee@law.duke.edu

  • Sep 26 Public Interest and Public Service Certificate Program Fall Reception 5:00 PMLaw School Star Commons

    Reception for the students enrolled in the PIPS Certificate Program, their faculty mentors, and invited guests. Sponsored by the Office of Public Interest and Pro Bono. For more information contact Stella Boswell at boswell@law.duke.edu.

  • Sep 26 CRISPR Technology Goes Mainstream: The Ethics of Gene Editing- San Francisco 6:00 PMSan Francisco, CA

    The Duke Law Club is excited to present a wide ranging panel discussion exploring the current ethical and legal issues surrounding use of the current and evolving CRISPR technology. This event is coordinated by the Alumni and Development Office. For more information, please contact alumni_office@law.duke.edu.

  • Sep 26 International Legal Tech Summit 6:00 PMLaw School 4047

    TThis International Week event will give you the chance to hear from international legal tech companies about their products as well as the leaders' career paths into legal tech. Join us for dinner and connect virtually with companies around the world. If you are unable to attend in person, you are also able to join remotely via Zoom; please register in advance: https://duke.zoom.us/meeting/register/93aa4c8b7560e6ae34538d7d4481ef37. Sponsored by the Duke Law Career Center, the Duke Center on Law Technology, and Duke Law International Studies. For more information, please contact Kelli Raker at kelli.raker@law.duke.edu.

Friday, September 27, 2019

  • Sep 27 Gun Rights and Regulation Outside the Home - Center for Firearms Law Fall 2019 Symposium 9:00 AMLaw School 3037

    For information on the schedule of events for the fall symposium, please visit: https://lcp.law.duke.edu/gun-rights/. Sponsored by the Center for Firearms Law. For more information, please contact Allison Rackley at allison.rackley@law.duke.edu.

  • Sep 27 Careers in Public Defense 12:15 PMLaw School 3000

    Considering a career as a public defender, or just want to learn more about career paths or internships in criminal law? Join Colorado Public Defender Tina Fang for a discussion of careers in public defense. Food will be provided. Sponsored by the Criminal Law Society. For more information, please contact Juliet Park at Juliet.park@lawnet.duke.edu.

  • Sep 27 APALSA General Body Meeting 12:30 PMLaw School 4055

    Join the Asian Pacific American Law Students Association (APALSA) for our first general body meeting of the year! We look forward to welcoming the new APALSA students and will be providing a preview of what is in store for the rest of the academic year. The main topics to be covered will include an overview of upcoming programming, a timeline for 1L diversity fellowship applications, an introduction of our newly appointed 1L representatives, and additional resources to help navigate 1L year. Food will be provided. Sponsored by APALSA and DBA. Please contact DH Nam at dn78@duke.edu for more information.

  • Sep 27 Duke Law Wellness: Tea ceremony 1:00 PMLaw School Third Floor Mezzanine

    Join us as we explore wellness through the tea tasting! A variety of tea (green tea, white tea, oolong tea, black tea, etc.) and herbs (hibiscus, chrysanthemum, rose hips, chamomile, etc.) will be available for you to create your own tea bag. Cold-brew tea will also be servedSponsored by International Studies. For more information please contact Leslie Allen at leslie.allen@law.duke.edu

Monday, September 30, 2019

  • Sep 30 Law Entrepreneurship Society Kickoff and Coffee 9:00 AMLaw School Third Floor Mezzanine

    Join the Law and Entrepreneurship Society for Coffee and Donuts to learn more about the Law and Entrepreneurship Society, as well as other entrepreneurial initiatives around the law school. The Law and Entrepreneurship Society allows students to engage with lawyers, faculty members, funders, and founders and learn more about being and entrepreneurial lawyer. Sponsored by the Law and Entrepreneurship Society. For more information, please contact Jon Bass at jbb76@duke.edu.

  • Sep 30 Faculty Workshop 12:30 PMLaw School 4042

    Sponsored by the Office of the Dean. For more information, please contact Rachel Ferebee at Rachel.Ferebee@law.duke.edu.

  • Sep 30 Duke Law Revue Tricky Dick 12:30 PMLaw School 4000

    Please join us to get involved with Duke Law's annual sketch comedy show. We will discuss writing opportunities, show examples of previous year's sketches, and provide templates to get started writing your own sketches or updating the original show. Lunch will be served. Sponsored by Duke Law Revue DBA. For more information, please contact Andrew Hayes at andrew.r.hayes@lawnet.duke.edu or Bradley Schupack at bradley.schupack@lawnet.duke.edu.

  • Sep 30 Human Rights Law Society Kickoff 12:30 PMLaw School 3037

    Interested in human rights issues or pursuing a career in human rights law? Join the Human Rights Law Society (HRLS) for our first meeting of the year. HRLS provides a forum for students interested in human rights to share their ideas, put on events, and discuss human rights issues. Learn how to apply to become part of the 2019-2020 HRLS board. Open to all students, including LLMs. Lunch provided. Sponsored by the Human Rights Law Society. For more information, please contact Cody Hall at cody.hall@duke.edu.

  • Sep 30 Duke Bar Association Finance Committee Meeting 12:30 PMLaw School 4045

    The Duke Bar Association Finance Committee will meet to review any funding requests from DBA-sponsored organizations. All requests must be submitted by 8 pm on the Sunday before this meeting. Please consult the DBA funding guidelines for information on how to submit a request for funds. This meeting is open to all members of the Duke Law student body. Sponsored by DBA. For more information, please contact Bryce May at bryce.may@lawnet.duke.edu.

  • Sep 30 Legal Careers in Healthcare and the Life Sciences 12:30 PMLaw School 4055

    Interested in working in one of the fastest growing and most radically changing industries? Join attorneys for a panel discussion on the various career avenues available to those interested in the healthcare and life sciences industries. Sponsored by the Health Law Society. For more information, please contact Courtney Suggs at courtney.suggs@duke.edu.

  • Sep 30 Interactive Entertainment Law Society (IELS) Kickoff Meeting 12:30 PMLaw School 3000

    Are you interested in video games, board games, or card games? Have you thought about those things in the context of the law? Have you ever been curious about what a legal career in the video gaming industry might look like? If any of these apply to you, join the Interactive Entertainment Law Society for our first kickoff event as we celebrate the creation of this new community and set an agenda for what we want to accomplish this year. Sponsored by the Interactive Entertainment Law Society and DBA. For more information, please contact Jerome Grant III at jg407@duke.edu.

  • Sep 30 LLM Alumni Panel on Career Opportunities in the U.S. 12:30 PMLaw School 4047

    Please join LLM alumni currently working in the U.S. for a wide-ranging discussing of opportunities and challenges for foreign LLMs in the U.S. legal market and will share their own job search experiences. Panelists will discuss opportunities and challenges for foreign LLMs in the U.S. legal market. They will also share their career paths and offer advice to students interested in staying in the U.S. following graduation. Sponsored by the Career and Professional Development Center and the International Studies Office. Lunch will be provided. For more information, please contact Isik Cotten at isik.cotten@law.duke.edu.

Tuesday, October 1, 2019

  • Oct 1 Faculty Clerkship Panel 12:30 PMLaw School 3043

    Join members of the law school faculty for a panel discussion about their clerkship experiences. Lunch will be provided. Sponsored by the Career Professional Development Center. Please contact Leigh Marquess at leigh.marquess@law.duke.edu with any questions.

  • Oct 1 Banned Book Week Readings 12:30 PMLaw School 4042

    Join Duke Law's ACLU chapter as we listen to some of our favorite professors read excerpts from their favorite banned books! Lunch will be provided. Sponsored by DBA. For more information, please contact Serena Tibrewala at serena.tibrewala@duke.edu.

  • Oct 1 JD/LLMLE Interest Meeting 12:30 PMLaw School 3171

    1Ls: Interested in transactional law or working with startups? Jump start your career with a dual degree JD/LLM in Law Entrepreneurship! It's not too late to add this program to your Duke Law experience. Join current students, Program Director Erika Buell, and academic advisor and Assistant Dean Amanda Lacoff to learn more about the value of this program, curricular requirements, and how to apply for the program. Lunch will be provided. RSVP here by Friday, September 27: https://duke.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_6EyMiGGH6zh0LCR More information on the JD/LLMLE here: https://law.duke.edu/llmle/jd/ Sponsored by the Program in Law Entrepreneurship. For more information, contact Kelli Raker at kelli.raker@law.duke.edu.

Wednesday, October 2, 2019

Thursday, October 3, 2019

  • Oct 3 Human Trafficking in North Carolina 12:30 AMLaw School 4045

    Two local experts will discuss the prevalence of human trafficking in North Carolina, factors that contribute to it in our state, and state and local efforts to combat it. Sponsored by Duke Law by Design. For more information contact Cas Laskowski (cml91@duke.edu) or Kelli Raker (kelli.raker@law.duke.edu).

  • Oct 3 Duke Law Spring Break Israel Trip Info Session 12:30 PMLaw School 3037

    Ever wanted to go to Israel? Looking for spring break plans? Come learn about the 5th annual Duke Law Spring Break Israel Trip! Each year a group of Duke Law students plan a student-led, privately funded trip to Israel during spring break. The trip is almost fully funded (students are only responsible for own flight tickets and a small security deposit). It is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to tour a culturally, historically, and politically fascinating (and challenging) country and meet some of the people shaping the future of this important region. All students (including LLMs, SJDs, and visiting scholars) are invited! Lunch will be provided. Sponsored by Duke Law Israel Experience. For more information, please contact Roxanne Degens at Roxanne.degens@duke.edu.

  • Oct 3 Jamie Cole: Environmental Justice in North Carolina 12:30 PMLaw School 3041

    Jamie Cole, Environmental Justice, Air, and Materials Policy Manager at the North Carolina Conservation Network, will speak about environmental justice issues in North Carolina. Sponsored by Duke Environmental Law and Policy Clinic Duke University Environmental Justice Network. For more information, please contact Claire Hermann at claire.hermann@law.duke.edu.

  • Oct 3 Judicial Review: A Conversation with Justice David Collins 12:30 PMLaw School 4047

    Why has judicial review in the United States evolved into such a vastly different concept than judicial review in the UK and most other common law jurisdictions? New Zealand Court of Appeal Justice David Collins offers a comparative analysis. Justice Collins is a 2018 graduate of Duke Law's Master of Judicial Studies program and is visiting Duke as the Bolch Judicial Institute's Distinguished Judge in Residence. Lunch from Guasaca will be provided on a first-come, first-served basis. Co-sponsored by the Bolch Judicial Institute and the Program in Public Law. For more information, please contact Kristin Triebel at kristin.triebel@law.duke.edu.

  • Oct 3 Vegan Burgers, Milk, and the First Amendment: Who Gets to Decide the Meanings of Words? 12:30 PMLaw School 3043

    Join us for a conversation with Justin M. Pearson, Managing Attorney of the Institute for Justice's Florida Office. Mr. Pearson will discuss FDA and state government regulation of what food companies can call their products, such as Mississippi's regulatory ban of the terms veggie burgers and vegan hot dogs. Sponsored by the Duke Law Federalist Society. For more information, please contact Aaron Sanders at aaron.sanders@duke.edu.

Friday, October 4, 2019

  • Oct 4 Class Participation and Engaging Your Professors: Hands-On Strategies 12:30 PMLaw School 4055

    Feeling awkward about raising your hand? Not sure how to ask the right questions? Wondering why the same person always gets called on? Class participation helps the learning process, for developing oral skills as attorneys, for ensuring that a diverse cross-section of students and ideas are represented in the classroom, to develop relationships with professors, and often, because it factors into grades. All are welcome for a workshop discussing specific strategies you can use each day in class for effective participation in 1L classes, as well as alternatives for getting to know your professors. Lunch will be served. Co-sponsored by WLSA and WOCC. For more information, contact Sarah Laws (sarah.laws@duke.edu).

  • Oct 4 Santiago, Chile: The Promise and Peril of Facebook's New Cryptocurrency 1:00 PMSee description

    On Friday, October 4, Duke professor Lee Reiners, who also directs the Law School's Global Financial Markets Center, will speak on The Promise and Peril of Facebook's New Cryptocurrency. Duke Law alumni and interested applicants are invited to join Associate Dean Jennifer D'Arcy Maher for this lecture. Location: 2do piso Facultad de Derecho UC, Av. Libertador Bernardo O'Higgins 340, Santiago de Chile. For additional information and to RSVP, please contact Isik Cotten at isik.cotten@law.duke.edu.

Saturday, October 5, 2019

  • Oct 5 Wills for Heroes 9:00 AMLaw School 4th Floor Loggia

    The Duke Law Office of Public Interest and Pro Bono in partnership with the NC Bar foundation will host a Wills for Heroes event. Students will work in pairs and be supervised by a NC licensed attorney to assist local first-responders, military veterans and active duty military personnel with preparation of life planning documents. This project is limited to 24 students. A sign-up link will be added to this description soon. A light continental breakfast and lunch will be served. Sponsored by the office of Public Interest and Pro Bono. For more information, please contact Kim Burrucker at burrucker@law.duke.edu.

Monday, October 7, 2019

Wednesday, October 9, 2019

  • Oct 9 Staff Social Hour 2:00 PMLaw School Third Floor Mezzanine

    The Staff Programs and Professional Development Committee invites the Law School staff to get together and socialize with each other during fall break. Take some time to have refreshments and say hi to your colleagues. Sponsored by Staff Programs and Professional Development. For more information, please contact Deb Kinney at kinney@law.duke.edu.

Thursday, October 10, 2019

  • Oct 10 41st Annual Duke Estate Planning Conference 7:00 AMLaw School 3041

    This two-day conference consists of a series of lecture sessions designed to examine in detail current developments in the estate and gift tax field; strengthen the practitioner's knowledge and application of estate planning techniques to a multitude of diverse and complex problems; and to provide a forum for the discussion of important estate planning problems and their solutions. Sessions will be led by a group of conference faculty members comprised of estate planning and tax practitioners and legal scholars. Faculty members have been selected for their knowledge of the subjects, presentation skills, and ability to communicate. Sponsored by Duke Law School and the Duke University Estate Planning Council. For more information, please contact Rachel Ferebee at depc@law.duke.edu Website: sites.duke.edu/depc/.

Friday, October 11, 2019

  • Oct 11 41st Annual Duke Estate Planning Conference 7:00 AMLaw School 3041

    This two-day conference consists of a series of lecture sessions designed to examine in detail current developments in the estate and gift tax field; strengthen the practitioner's knowledge and application of estate planning techniques to a multitude of diverse and complex problems; and to provide a forum for the discussion of important estate planning problems and their solutions. Sessions will be led by a group of conference faculty members comprised of estate planning and tax practitioners and legal scholars. Faculty members have been selected for their knowledge of the subjects, presentation skills, and ability to communicate. Sponsored by Duke Law School and the Duke University Estate Planning Council. For more information, please contact Rachel Ferebee at depc@law.duke.edu Website: sites.duke.edu/depc/.

  • Oct 11 Advisors Meeting: Eyewitness Memory and Evidence 8:00 AMLaw School 3000

    By invitation only. Sponsored by Professor Brandon Garrett and Arnold Ventures. For more information please contact Isabel Fox at isabel.fox@law.duke.edu.

Monday, October 14, 2019

  • Oct 14 Faculty Workshop 12:30 PMLaw School 4042

    Sponsored by the Office of the Dean. For more information, please contact Rachel Ferebee at Rachel.Ferebee@law.duke.edu.

  • Oct 14 Unqualified Ambassadors 12:30 PMLaw School 4047

    In making appointments to the office of ambassador, U.S. presidents often select political supporters from outside the ranks of the State Department's professional diplomatic corps. This practice is aberrational and a source of recurrent controversy, and yet its significance is substantially opaque: How do political appointees compare with career diplomats in terms of credentials? Do they serve in some countries more than others? Have any patterns evolved over time? Please join Ryan Scoville, associate professor of law at Marquette University, to discuss his findings on the above unexplored questions and thoughts for legal reforms, based on his forthcoming article in the Duke Law Journal. A panel discussion featuring Prof. Curtis Bradley of Duke Law and Prof. Michael Gerhardt of UNC Law will follow. Lunch provided. Sponsored by the Duke Law Journal; the Duke Law chapters of the Federalist Society and the American Constitution Society; the Duke Center on Law, Ethics and National Security; and the Duke University Program in American Grand Strategy. For more information or any questions, please contact Daniel Lautzenheiser at dl260@duke.edu.

  • Oct 14 Duke Bar Association Finance Committee Meeting 12:30 PMLaw School 4045

    The Duke Bar Association Finance Committee will meet to review any funding requests from DBA-sponsored organizations. All requests must be submitted by 8 pm on the Sunday before this meeting. Please consult the DBA funding guidelines for information on how to submit a request for funds. This meeting is open to all members of the Duke Law student body. Sponsored by DBA. For more information, please contact Bryce May at bryce.may@lawnet.duke.edu.

  • Oct 14 Guns and Domestic Violence: U.S. and International Human Rights Law Perspectives 12:30 PMLaw School 3037

    Join us during Domestic Violence Awareness Month for a discussion about guns and domestic violence. Cincinnati Law School Dean Verna Williams, Sherry Honeycutt Everett - Legal Policy Director at the North Carolina Coalition Against Domestic Violence, and Duke Law's International Human Rights Clinic faculty will discuss issues of domestic abuse and firearms in the United States including what it means to frame and address this issue using a human rights-based approach. Professor Darrell Miller, Faculty Co-Director of the Center for Firearms Law, will moderate the discussion.

    This event is sponsored by the Center for Firearms Law and is also part of the Human Rights in Practice series, organized by Duke Law's International Human Rights Clinic and the Center for International and Comparative Law. Co-sponsored by Duke Human Rights Center at the Franklin Humanities Institute, Duke Human Rights Center at the Kenan Institute for Ethics, Human Rights Law Society, and the International Law Society. Registration is not required. Lunch will be provided. For more information, please contact Balfour Smith at bsmith@law.duke.edu or Allison Rackley at allison.rackley@law.duke.edu.

Tuesday, October 15, 2019

  • Oct 15 Supreme Court Moot, Allen v. Cooper 12:30 PMLaw School 3041

    A Supreme Court moot in a case called Allen v. Cooper. More details to follow. Sponsored by the Program in Public Law at Duke Law School. For more information, please contact Marlen Iraheta at marlen.iraheta@law.duke.edu.

  • Oct 15 Lunch with the Dean 12:30 PMLaw School 2014

    The Office of Student Affairs is pleased to announce a wonderful opportunity to have lunch with Dean Kerry Abrams. This is an excellent opportunity to have some one-on-one time with the Dean to talk about your Law School experience. Seating is limited; please RSVP to the Office of Student Affairs at student_affairs@law.duke.edu. Sponsored by the Office of Student Affairs.

Wednesday, October 16, 2019

  • Oct 16 Introduction to Litigation 12:30 PMLaw School 3043

    Curious about what it means to be a litigation attorney? How often do they go to court? Is it exactly like what you see on TV? Please come join the Business Law Society and attorneys from leading firms to find out the answers to these questions- and more! This panel will give you insight into what it actually means to be a litigation attorney. Sponsored by Business Law Society. For more information, please contact Adrienne Jackson at alj51@duke.edu.

  • Oct 16 Information Session for 1Ls about joint JD LLM in International and Comparative Law 12:30 PMLaw School 4045

    Join co-directors Rachel Brewster and Larry Helfer, law school administrators, and current JD-LLM students to learn about the joint JD and Masters (LLM) in International and Comparative Law. The JD-LLM program enables students to obtain both degrees in three years (and one month abroad during their 1L summer). The deadline for applying to the joint degree program is November 2. Students apply to the joint degree program during the first semester of their 1L year. Lunch will be served. Sponsored by the JD-LLM Program in International and Comparative Law. For more information, please contact Christina Cameron at christina.cameron@law.duke.edu.

Thursday, October 17, 2019

Friday, October 18, 2019

  • Oct 18 Designing Innovative Ways to Meet the Needs of Human Trafficking Survivors 9:00 AMSee description

    Working with facilitators from IBM and local human trafficking specialists, a small interdisciplinary group will use design thinking methodology to explore new ways to help human trafficking survivors and the community organizations that serve them. The event will be hosted at IBM's Design Thinking Studio in the RTP. Sponsored by Duke Law by Design. Space is limited. Please, RSVP by emailing Cas Laskowski at cml91@duke.edu.

Monday, October 21, 2019

  • Oct 21 Duke Bar Association Finance Committee Meeting 12:30 PMLaw School 4045

    The Duke Bar Association Finance Committee will meet to review any funding requests from DBA-sponsored organizations. All requests must be submitted by 8 pm on the Sunday before this meeting. Please consult the DBA funding guidelines for information on how to submit a request for funds. This meeting is open to all members of the Duke Law student body. Sponsored by DBA. For more information, please contact Bryce May at bryce.may@lawnet.duke.edu.

  • Oct 21 Faculty Workshop 12:30 PMLaw School 4042

    Sponsored by the Office of the Dean. For more information, please contact Rachel Ferebee at Rachel.Ferebee@law.duke.edu.

  • Oct 21 Trial Practice Interest Session 12:30 PMLaw School 4047

    Please join Professor Don Beskind, Director of the Trial Practice program, and Professor Tom Maher, who teaches the section focused on criminal law, as they talk about the Trial Practice courses, the experiences of past students, and answer questions. This session is designed for those who are curious about Trial Practice, and those who want to confirm their decision about taking or not taking the course. Lunch will be provided. Sponsored by Trial Practice. For more information, please contact Marlyn Dail at marlyn.dail@law.duke.edu.

  • Oct 21 Law, Ethics and National Security (LENS) Speaker Series with Heather Huntley: Senior Attorney at CDC 12:30 PMLaw School 4055

    Heather Huntley will discuss her career as senior attorney at the Center for Disease Control and Prevention. Sponsored by the Center for Law, Ethics and National Security. Lunch will be served on a first-come, first-served basis. For more information, contact Courtney Smith at courtney.smith@law.duke.edu.

Tuesday, October 22, 2019

Wednesday, October 23, 2019

  • Oct 23 Introduction to Corporate and Transactional Law 12:30 PMLaw School 3043

    Think you want to be a corporate attorney? Curious to learn what a corporate attorney does? Please come join the Business Law Society and attorneys from leading firms to find out the answers to these questions- and more! This panel will give you insight into what it actually means to be a corporate and transactional attorney. Sponsored by Business Law Society. For more information, please contact Adrienne Jackson at alj51@duke.edu.

  • Oct 23 Regulation and the Right to Try to Save Your Life 12:30 PMLaw School 3037

    Christina Sandefur, Executive Vice President at the Goldwater Institute, will be coming to speak on Right to Try laws. She was a co-drafter of the 41-state Right to Try Initiative, which is now federal law. Lunch will be provided. Sponsored by the Federalist Society. For more information, please contact Brent McKnight at brent.mcknight@duke.edu.

Thursday, October 24, 2019

  • Oct 24 Immigration Enforcement in North Carolina and Duke Law¿s Response 12:30 PMLaw School 3043

    Please join Duke Law professors Eisha Jain and Kate Evans for a discussion about current trends in immigration enforcement and their impact in North Carolina, including detention of asylum-seekers, cooperation between local sheriffs and ICE, immigration raids, and pressure on the immigration courts. They will also describe opportunities for Duke students to respond through the Immigrant Rights Clinic, Legal Service Trips, and pro bono projects. Lunches will be provided on a first-come, first-served basis. Sponsored by the Office of the Dean, the Immigrant Rights Clinic, and the Duke Immigrant and Refugee Project. For more information, please contact Lauren Maxey at lauren.maxey@duke.edu.

  • Oct 24 Implementing Gun Laws: Assault Weapons, Bump Stocks, and Other Regulatory Challenges 12:30 PMLaw School 3037

    Sponsored by the Center for Firearms Law. For more information, please contact Allison Rackley at allison.rackley@law.duke.edu.

Monday, October 28, 2019

  • Oct 28 Duke Bar Association Finance Committee Meeting 12:30 PMLaw School 4045

    The Duke Bar Association Finance Committee will meet to review any funding requests from DBA-sponsored organizations. All requests must be submitted by 8 pm on the Sunday before this meeting. Please consult the DBA funding guidelines for information on how to submit a request for funds. This meeting is open to all members of the Duke Law student body. Sponsored by DBA. For more information, please contact Bryce May at bryce.may@lawnet.duke.edu.

  • Oct 28 Weil, Gotshal Manges: Introduction to Private Equity 12:30 PMLaw School 3037

    Curious about private equity? The Business Law Society are excited to host top dealmakers, Partners Kyle Krpata (Silicon Valley), Ramona Nee (Boston) and Chris Machera '05 (New York) from Weil Gotshal who are here to give us a crash course in everything from fund formation to dealmaking. Sponsored by Business Law Society. For more information, please contact Adrienne Jackson at alj51@duke.edu.

  • Oct 28 Faculty Workshop 12:30 PMLaw School 4042

    Sponsored by the Office of the Dean. For more information, please contact Rachel Ferebee at Rachel.Ferebee@law.duke.edu.

Tuesday, October 29, 2019

  • Oct 29 Baker Botts 1L Mock Interview Program 8:00 AMWashington Duke Inn

    Please join attorney representatives from Baker Botts and WLSA for our annual 1L Mock Interview Program. This is an excellent opportunity for 1Ls to practice their interviewing skills and to receive valuable constructive feedback from practicing attorneys. Interviews will last 20 minutes, with 10 minutes reserved for feedback. Please arrive 15 minutes before your interview time and bring two copies of your resume to the interview. Mock interviews will take place at the Washington Duke Inn. Dress is business formal. Please look to your Career Planning Manual for advice on appropriate dress. Sponsored by Baker Botts LLP and WLSA. For more information, please contact Kaitlin Phillips at kaitlin.phillips@duke.edu.

  • Oct 29 North Carolina Court of Appeals Oral Arguments 10:00 AMLaw School 4049

    The North Carolina Court of Appeals will hear oral arguments at Duke Law School on Tuesday, October 29. Two cases will be heard by the Court. You must sign-up on our RSVP link to attend: https://duke.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_3yjIhv59PqdHNn7. Please contact Leigh Marquess at leigh.marquess@law.duke.edu with any questions.

  • Oct 29 The Impact of Climate Change on Financial Stability 12:30 PMLaw School 3041

    Join us as Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) Commissioner, Rostin Behnam, and former Deputy Treasury Secretary, Sarah Bloom Raskin, discuss the risks that climate change poses to the stability of our financial system. Since joining the CFTC, Commissioner Behnam has advocated that the CFTC utilize its authority and expertise to ensure the derivatives markets innovate responsibly within an appropriate oversight framework. He recently led the CFTC's effort to establish the Climate-Related Market Risk Subcommittee. The subcommittee will identify and examine climate change-related financial and market risks; which some argue are comparable to those posed by the 2008 mortgage meltdown. Governor Raskin served as Deputy Treasury Secretary from 2014 to January 20, 2017. Previously, she served as a governor of the Federal Reserve Board and is currently a Rubenstein Fellow at Duke. Sponsored by the Global Financial Markets Center. Lunch will be served. For more information, contact reiners@law.duke.edu.

Wednesday, October 30, 2019

  • Oct 30 Semester Break Legal Service Trips Information Session 12:30 PMLaw School 4047

    The student leader from the Semester Break Legal Service Trips will provide information on the various opportunities available for the annual semester break legal service trips. We have had offerings located in New Orleans, LA; Atlanta, GA; and Miami, FL; Jackson, MS; Bilox, MS and Charlotte, NC. Lunch will be provided. Sponsored by DBA. For more information please contact Nicholas Lynch at nicholas.lynch@lawnet.duke.edu. or Kim Burrucker at Burrucker@law.duke.edu.

  • Oct 30 Human Rights in Practice: The Right to Health in Latin America 12:30 PMLaw School 3043

    Alicia Ely Yamin is the Inaugural Senior Fellow in the Global Health and Rights Project at Harvard Law School and a Senior Scholar in Residence at the Global Health Education and Learning Incubator at Harvard University. More information to come. This event is part of the Human Rights in Practice series, organized by Duke Law's International Human Rights Clinic and the Center for International and Comparative Law. Co-sponsored by Duke Human Rights Center at the Franklin Humanities Institute, Duke Human Rights Center at the Kenan Institute for Ethics, Human Rights Law Society, and International Law Society. Lunch will be provided. For more information, please contact Balfour Smith at bsmith@law.duke.edu.

  • Oct 30 Career Session with Alicia Ely Yamin 1:35 PMLaw School, Goodson Law Library

    As part of the Human Rights in Practice series, please join Alicia Ely Yamin, Harvard Law, in the Goodson Law Library's Riddick Rare Book Room, for a one-hour, interactive group career counseling session to discuss pathways to human rights careers. This is a great opportunity to interact in an informal small-group setting with our speaker. Co-sponsored by the Center for International and Comparative Law and the International Human Rights Clinic. Space is limited - please RSVP to Balfour Smith at bsmith@law.duke.edu. Please note that the Rare Book Room is kept colder than normal, and that food and drinks are not permitted.

Thursday, October 31, 2019

  • Oct 31 A Warren Court of our Own: The Exum Court and the Expansion of Individual Rights in North Carolina 12:30 PMLaw School 4042

    Associate Justice Mark Davis LLM '18, of the Supreme Court of North Carolina will be speaking about his new book, A Warren Court of our Own: The Exum Court and the Expansion of Individual Rights in North Carolina. In this book, Justice Davis thoroughly analyzes the period between 1986 and 1995 when - under the leadership of Chief Justice Jim Exum - the Supreme Court issued numerous landmark decisions that had the effect of greatly expanding the individual rights of both criminal defendants and individuals bringing lawsuits against corporations and governments. The book compares the Exum Court with the legendary, and also controversial, era of the United States Supreme Court led by Chief Justice Earl Warren. Justice Davis furnishes biographical sketches of the justices on the Exum Court along with a behind-the-scenes look at how North Carolina's highest court actually functions. Sponsored by the Bolch Judicial Institute and the Career Professional Development Center. For more information contact Leigh Marquess at leigh.marquess@law.duke.edu.

  • Oct 31 The Future of the Latinx Community in the United States 12:30 PMLaw School 3041

    Sponsored by Professor Trina Jones. For more information please contact Isabel Fox at isabel.fox@law.duke.edu.

Friday, November 1, 2019

Saturday, November 2, 2019

Monday, November 4, 2019

  • Nov 4 Duke Bar Association Finance Committee Meeting 12:30 PMLaw School 4000

    The Duke Bar Association Finance Committee will meet to review any funding requests from DBA-sponsored organizations. All requests must be submitted by 8 pm on the Sunday before this meeting. Please consult the DBA funding guidelines for information on how to submit a request for funds. This meeting is open to all members of the Duke Law student body. Sponsored by DBA. For more information, please contact Bryce May at bryce.may@lawnet.duke.edu.

  • Nov 4 Law, Ethics and National Security (LENS) Speaker Series with Amy Hess: Special Agent in Charge 12:30 PMLaw School 3037

    Ms. Amy Hess, Executive Assistant Director of the FBI's Criminal, Cyber, Response, Services Branch will speak about a wide variety of cyber threats and the role the FBI has in mitigating them. She will also speak about how the FBI partners with other agencies, academia, and the private sector. She will also briefly outline cyber laws and policies. Sponsored by the Center for Law, Ethics and National Security and Duke's National Security Law Society. Lunch will be served on a first-come, first-served basis. For more information, contact Courtney Smith at courtney.smith@law.duke.edu. (This event is open to the public).

  • Nov 4 Faculty Workshop 12:30 PMLaw School 4042

    Sponsored by the Office of the Dean. For more information, please contact Rachel Ferebee at Rachel.Ferebee@law.duke.edu.

  • Nov 4 Careers in International Law Speaker Series: Chad Turner '15 12:30 PMLaw School 4045

    Please join Chad Turner '15, In-house Legal Counsel at Vital Strategies, an NGO actively working to promote better health globally. More information to come. Lunch will be served. Sponsored by the JD-LLM Program in International and Comparative Law, the Career and Professional Development Center, and the Center for International and Comparative Law. For more information, please contact Balfour Smith at bsmith@law.duke.edu.

Tuesday, November 5, 2019

  • Nov 5 Lunch with the Dean 12:30 PMLaw School 2014

    The Office of Student Affairs is pleased to announce a wonderful opportunity to have lunch with Dean Kerry Abrams. This is an excellent opportunity to have some one-on-one time with the Dean to talk about your Law School experience. Seating is limited; please RSVP to the Office of Student Affairs at student_affairs@law.duke.edu. Sponsored by the Office of Student Affairs.

Thursday, November 7, 2019

  • Nov 7 LLM Interviewing and Networking Skills Workshop 12:30 PMLaw School 4055

    Designed specifically for LLM students, this interactive presentation will focus on interviewing skills and techniques designed to help students prepare for the International Student Interview Program in January. The workshop will address the basics of interview preparation and help you master more advanced skills such as handling open-ended questions with confidence, addressing difficult or uncomfortable questions, and crafting thoughtful questions to ask the interviewer. Sponsored by the International Studies Office. Lunch will be provided. For more information, contact Isik Cotten at Isik.cotten@law.duke.edu.

  • Nov 7 Prisoners of Politics 12:30 PMLaw School 4045

    Professor Rachel Barkow will discuss her new book, Prisoners of Politics: Breaking the Cycle of Mass Incarceration. Rachel Elise Barkow is the Segal Family Professor of Regulatory Law and Policy and Faculty Director, Center on the Administration of Criminal Law at NYU. She was a Member of the United States Sentencing Commission from 2013-Jan. 2019. In her book, Barkow argues that reform guided by evidence, not politics and emotions, will reduce crime and reverse mass incarceration. Barkow argues for an institutional shift toward data and expertise. Sponsored by Professor Brandon Garrett and the Criminal Law Society. Lunch will be provided. For more information, please contact Marlyn Dail at marlyn.dail@law.duke.edu.

  • Nov 7 1L Job Search: Summer Diversity Fellowships Law Firm Panel 12:30 PMLaw School 3041

    What are employers looking for in a diversity fellowship applicant? Why do firms value diversity programs? Join us for a panel of law firm attorneys sharing insights into the hiring process and role of diversity in the workplace. Students interested in diversity fellowships should also consider attending the November 7 Sharing Our Affinities: A Diversity Networking Evening Reception. Sponsored by the Career Professional Development Center. For more information, please contact Lauren Sloan at lauren.sloan@law.duke.edu.

  • Nov 7 A View from Basel-Cross-Country Financial Regulation in the Post-Crisis Era 12:30 PMLaw School 4047

    Please join us as we hear from Bill Coen, who just completed a five year stint as Secretary General of the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision (BCBS). The BCBS is the global standard setter for the prudential regulation of banks and provides a forum for regular cooperation on banking supervisory matters. Its 45 members comprise central bankers and banking supervisors from 28 jurisdictions. As Secretary General, Bill led the effort to develop and define the BCBS's strategy, taking account of the varying jurisdictional views on banking supervisory and regulatory matters, with the ultimate objective of reaching consensus on global guidelines, standards and best practices. In this role, Bill played a leading role in reshaping the regulation of the global financial system. Lunch will be provided. Sponsored by the Global Financial Markets Center. For more information contact reiners@law.duke.edu.

  • Nov 7 Sharing Our Affinities: A Diversity Networking Event 6:00 PMLaw School Star Commons

    Join diverse attorneys from law firms that sponsor diversity fellowships for an evening of mingling, learning, and fun! Get to know your diverse classmates and talk to experienced attorneys about diversity in the workplace, building diverse networks, and securing jobs as a diverse candidate. More details, including attorneys and employers in attendance, will be released in late October. Please note: Dress is business casual. Sponsored by the Career Professional Development Center. For more information, please contact Lauren Sloan at lauren.sloan@law.duke.edu.

Friday, November 8, 2019

  • Nov 8 Civil Litigation Conference 8:00 AMWashington Duke Inn

    This conference will be a planning meeting for a larger conference to be held in the fall of 2020 on Civil Litigation. It will be a follow-up to the influential 2010 Duke Conference on the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure, which focused in particular on discovery, pleadings, and dispositive motions. The plan is for the 2020 conference to focus on similar inquiries, but widening the lens to include civil procedure in state courts. (By invitation only.) Sponsored by the Bolch Judicial Institute at Duke Law. For more information, visit our website or e-mail us at judicialstudies@law.duke.edu.

Monday, November 11, 2019

  • Nov 11 Unexampled Courage: An Untold Story of American Civil Rights History 12:30 PMLaw School 3041

    The Hon. Richard Gergel, U.S. District Judge for the District of South Carolina, will be speaking on his new book Unexampled Courage: The Blinding of Sgt. Isaac Woodard and the Awakening of President Harry S. Truman and Judge J. Waties Waring. A question and answer session, moderated by Bolch Judicial Institute Director David Levi, will follow Judge Gergel's presentation. Lunch is provided. Co-sponsored by Duke Bar Association and the Bolch Judicial Institute. For more information, please contact Brent McKnight at brent.mcknight@duke.edu or Kristin Triebel at kristin.triebel@law.duke.edu.

  • Nov 11 Duke Bar Association Finance Committee Meeting 12:30 PMLaw School 4045

    The Duke Bar Association Finance Committee will meet to review any funding requests from DBA-sponsored organizations. All requests must be submitted by 8 pm on the Sunday before this meeting. Please consult the DBA funding guidelines for information on how to submit a request for funds. This meeting is open to all members of the Duke Law student body. Sponsored by DBA. For more information, please contact Bryce May at bryce.may@lawnet.duke.edu.

  • Nov 11 Faculty Workshop 12:30 PMLaw School 4042

    Sponsored by the Office of the Dean. For more information, please contact Rachel Ferebee at Rachel.Ferebee@law.duke.edu.

Tuesday, November 12, 2019

  • Nov 12 The Future of Domestic Cybersecurity 12:30 PMLaw School 3043

    Mr. Paul Rosenzweig, a senior fellow at the R Institute, will discuss domestic cybersecurity issues and the future of the U.S. government's cybersecurity apparatus. Sponsored by the Federalist Society. For more information, please contact Hunter Newell at hunter.newell@duke.edu.

  • Nov 12 Morgan Lewis/Duke 1L Interviewing Skills Workshop 5:15 PMLaw School 3037

    Morgan Lewis is organizing a workshop for 1L students to participate in mock interviews and to receive one-on-one coaching advice on their resumes and cover letters. The workshops and mock interviews will be preceded by a Meet and Greet with Morgan Lewis attorneys, at 4pm on the Mezzanine, offering students an opportunity to get to know the firm and participating alumni in a more personal setting. Sponsored by Latin American Law Students Association, APALSA, and Morgan Lewis. For more information, please contact David Yates at david.yates@duke.edu.

Wednesday, November 13, 2019

  • Nov 13 Human Rights in Practice: Invisible Threats--Mitigating the Risk of Violence from Online Hate Speech against Human Rights Defenders 12:30 PMLaw School 4047

    Molly Land is Professor of Law Human Rights at the University of Connecticut School of Law and Associate Director of the Thomas J. Dodd Research Center's Human Rights Institute at the university. More information to come. This event is part of the Human Rights in Practice series, organized by Duke Law's International Human Rights Clinic and the Center for International and Comparative Law. Co-sponsored by Duke Human Rights Center at the Franklin Humanities Institute, Duke Human Rights Center at the Kenan Institute for Ethics, Human Rights Law Society, and International Law Society. Lunch will be provided. For more information, please contact Balfour Smith at bsmith@law.duke.edu.

  • Nov 13 3D Printed Guns: Law, Tech, Policy Considerations 12:30 PMLaw School 3037

    Join this interdisciplinary panel of Duke experts for a conversation about 3D printed guns and the legal, technological, and policy considerations, moderated by Professor Joseph Blocher. Panel includes Professor Ken Gall, Associate Dean for Entrepreneurship in the Pratt School of Engineering, Professor Jeff Ward, Associate Dean for Technology Innovation, and Professor Stuart Benjamin, Douglas B. Maggs Professor of Law and co-director of the Center for Innovation Policy at Duke Law School. Lunch provided. This event is co-sponsored by the Duke Center for Firearms Law, Duke Center on Law Technology, and Law Tech Society. For more information, please contact Allison Rackley at allison.rackley@law.duke.edu.

  • Nov 13 Career Session with Molly Land 1:35 PMLaw School, Goodson Law Library

    As part of the Human Rights in Practice series, please join Molly Land, U.Conn. Law, in the Goodson Law Library's Riddick Rare Book Room, for a one-hour, interactive group career counseling session to discuss pathways to human rights careers. This is a great opportunity to interact in an informal small-group setting with our speaker. Co-sponsored by the Center for International and Comparative Law and the International Human Rights Clinic. Space is limited - please RSVP to Balfour Smith at bsmith@law.duke.edu. Please note that the Rare Book Room is kept colder than normal, and that food and drinks are not permitted.

Thursday, November 14, 2019

Friday, November 15, 2019

Saturday, November 16, 2019

Sunday, November 17, 2019

Monday, November 18, 2019

  • Nov 18 Duke Bar Association Finance Committee Meeting 12:30 PMLaw School 4045

    The Duke Bar Association Finance Committee will meet to review any funding requests from DBA-sponsored organizations. All requests must be submitted by 8 pm on the Sunday before this meeting. Please consult the DBA funding guidelines for information on how to submit a request for funds. This meeting is open to all members of the Duke Law student body. Sponsored by DBA. For more information, please contact Bryce May at bryce.may@lawnet.duke.edu.

  • Nov 18 Faculty Workshop 12:30 PMLaw School 4042

    Sponsored by the Office of the Dean. For more information, please contact Rachel Ferebee at Rachel.Ferebee@law.duke.edu.

  • Nov 18 Law, Ethics and National Security (LENS) Speaker Series with Tommy Sowers: Regional Director, Department of Defense 12:30 PMLaw School 4055

    Join Tommy Sowers as he discusses his career as a multi-sector leader who has led in the political, military, government, academic, corporate, entrepreneurial, non-profit and philanthropic worlds. Currently the Pentagon's Southeast Regional Director for DOD innovation efforts, Sowers connects academic and venture communities to help solve national security problems. Sponsored by the Center for Law, Ethics and National Security. Lunch will be served on a first-come, first-served basis. For more information, contact Courtney Smith at courtney.smith@law.duke.edu.

Tuesday, November 19, 2019

Thursday, November 21, 2019

Friday, November 22, 2019

Monday, November 25, 2019

  • Nov 25 Duke Bar Association Finance Committee Meeting 12:30 PMLaw School 4045

    The Duke Bar Association Finance Committee will meet to review any funding requests from DBA-sponsored organizations. All requests must be submitted by 8 pm on the Sunday before this meeting. Please consult the DBA funding guidelines for information on how to submit a request for funds. This meeting is open to all members of the Duke Law student body. Sponsored by DBA. For more information, please contact Bryce May at bryce.may@lawnet.duke.edu.

  • Nov 25 Faculty Workshop 12:30 PMLaw School 4042

    Sponsored by the Office of the Dean. For more information, please contact Rachel Ferebee at Rachel.Ferebee@law.duke.edu.

  • Nov 25 Law, Ethics and National Security (LENS) Speaker Series with Mary-Rose Papandrea: UNC Professor of Law 12:30 PMLaw School 3037

    Join Mary-Rose Papandrea, Judge John J. Parker Distinguished Professor of Law and Associate Dean for Academic Affairs at UNC School of Law, for her presentation The Law of Leaks, as she discusses her published works in which she has written extensively about government secrecy and national security leaks, the reporter's privilege, and First Amendment rights. Lunch will be served on a first-come, first-served basis. Sponsored by the Center for Law, Ethics and National Security and co-sponsored by the National Security Law Society. For more information, contact Courtney Smith at courtney.smith@law.duke.edu.

Monday, December 2, 2019

  • Dec 2 Duke Bar Association Finance Committee Meeting 12:30 PMLaw School 4045

    The Duke Bar Association Finance Committee will meet to review any funding requests from DBA-sponsored organizations. All requests must be submitted by 8 pm on the Sunday before this meeting. Please consult the DBA funding guidelines for information on how to submit a request for funds. This meeting is open to all members of the Duke Law student body. Sponsored by DBA. For more information, please contact Bryce May at bryce.may@lawnet.duke.edu.

  • Dec 2 Faculty Workshop 12:30 PMLaw School 4042

    Sponsored by the Office of the Dean. For more information, please contact Rachel Ferebee at Rachel.Ferebee@law.duke.edu.

Thursday, December 5, 2019

  • Dec 5 Last Day of Class: Celebration for 1Ls 3:30 PMLaw School Star Commons

    Congrats to the 1L students for finishing your last class of the fall semester! Come celebrate with the Office of Student Affairs with cupcakes. Sponsored by the Office of Student Affairs. For more information, please contact the Office of Student Affairs at student_affairs@law.duke.edu.

Tuesday, December 10, 2019

Thursday, December 12, 2019

  • Dec 12 Judicial Administration Roundtable 7:30 AMLaw School 3000

    This is the BJI's second Judicial Administration/Judicial Process Roundtable. Like the first, held in December 2018, this event aims to bring together top scholars in the field to share works-in-progress on important questions of court design, procedure, and judicial decision-making. (By invitation only.) Sponsored by the Bolch Judicial Intitute at Duke Law. For more information, visit our website or e-mail us at judicialstudies@law.duke.edu.

Saturday, January 11, 2020

  • Jan 11 Transactional Law Competition 11:00 AMLaw School 3rd Floor Loggia

    The Transactional Law Competition allows Duke Law student teams to compete against one another in the only hands-on transactional practice competition offered for 1Ls. The students participate in a mock contract mark-up and negotiation in two-person teams, each representing their client in fictional deal concerning venture capital funding. The event includes a full-day competition followed by a networking gathering where winners are announced. The Transactional Law Competition is sponsored by the Transactional Law Society. Please contact Jen Goldshtein at jen.goldshtein@duke.edu or Chelsea Carlson at chelsea.carlson@duke.edu with any questions or for more information.

Tuesday, January 14, 2020

Friday, January 17, 2020

Tuesday, January 21, 2020

Wednesday, January 22, 2020

  • Jan 22 David L. Lange Lecture on Intellectual Property 12:30 PMLaw School 3041

    Mark A. Lemley, the William H. Neukom Professor of Law at Stanford Law School and the Director of the Stanford Program in Law, Science and Technology, will deliver the 2020 David L. Lange Lecture on Intellectual Property. Bag lunches will be provided on a first come first serve basis. Sponsored by the Office of the Dean. For more information, please contact Frances Curran at frances.curran@law.duke.edu.

Thursday, January 23, 2020

  • Jan 23 Can a Dead Constitution Bind the Living? 12:30 PMLaw School 3037

    Join us to hear Professor Ilan Wurman of Arizona State University College of Law and author of A Debt Against the Living: An Introduction to Originalism as he discusses Originalism and his new book. Duke Law Professor Stephen Sachs will provide remarks following Professor Wurman's presentation. Lunch will be served. Sponsored by the Federalist Society. For questions, please contact Brent McKnight at brent.mcknight@duke.edu.

Tuesday, January 28, 2020

Wednesday, January 29, 2020

  • Jan 29 A Conversation with Judge Robert Numbers 12:30 PMLaw School 3037

    U.S. Magistrate Judge Robert Numbers will be coming to speak. The topic of the event will be announced closer to the time of the event. Lunch will be served. Sponsored by the Federalist Society. For more information, please contact Brent McKnight at brent.mcknight@duke.edu.

Friday, January 31, 2020

  • Jan 31 Annual ESQ Career Symposium 4:30 PMLaw School 3rd Floor Loggia

    ESQ is a professional networking symposium held by the Business Law Society, in conjunction with the Career Professional Development Center and the Alumni Development Office. The event gives all Duke Law students an opportunity to meet alumni, attorneys, and accomplished practitioners in a range of businesses, entrepreneurial ventures, and practice areas including corporate law. For more information, please contact a BLS rep at businesslawsociety@law.duke.edu.

Saturday, February 1, 2020

  • Feb 1 Annual ESQ Career Symposium 8:00 AMJB Duke Hotel

    ESQ is a professional networking symposium held by the Business Law Society, in conjunction with the Career Professional Development Center and the Alumni Development Office. The event gives all Duke Law students an opportunity to meet alumni, attorneys, and accomplished practitioners in a range of businesses, entrepreneurial ventures, and practice areas including corporate law. For more information, please contact a BLS rep at businesslawsociety@law.duke.edu.

Tuesday, February 4, 2020

  • Feb 4 Optional Practical Training (OPT) Information Meeting 12:30 PMLaw School 4047

    Filing for Optional Practical Training (OPT) is necessary in order for graduating LL.M. and J.D. students in F-1 visa status to obtain work authorization in the United States if they are not currently a U.S. citizen or a Lawful Permanent Resident. Maxine Sanders, from Duke's Visa Services Office, will be at the Law School to present information on the OPT process, as well as offer an opportunity to ask questions. Sponsored by the International Studies Office. For more information, contact Leslie Allen at leslie.allen@law.duke.edu.

Wednesday, February 5, 2020

  • Feb 5 Judicial Selection: From Appointment to Confirmation 12:30 PMLaw School 3041

    Leonard Leo, Executive Vice President of the Federalist Society, will be speaking on the appointment and confirmation process for Article III judges. Lunch will be provided. Sponsored by the Federalist Society. For more information, please contact Brent McKnight at brent.mcknight@duke.edu.

Friday, February 7, 2020

Tuesday, February 11, 2020

Wednesday, February 12, 2020

  • Feb 12 Herbert L. Bernstein Lecture in Comparative Law 12:30 PMLaw School 3041

    Professor Zhenmin Wang will deliver the 2020 Herbert L. Bernstein Lecture in Comparative Law. He joined Tsinghua University in 1995 as one of the earliest founders of the law faculty and served as the law school's dean from 2008 to 2016. In 2015 he was appointed by the Liaison Office of the Chinese Central Government in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region to head its Legal Department. He finished his three-year term as chief legal advisor of the Office in November 2018, returned to Tsinghua University, and resumed his academic life as a leading constitutional scholar and expert on Hong Kong legal issues. He has published over 100 articles and is author of Relationship Between the Chinese Central Authorities and Regional Governments of Hong Kong and Macao: A Legal Perspective (Beijing 2002, Hong Kong 2014, English version, Springer 2019) and Constitutional Review in China (Beijing, 2004). Bag lunches will be provided on a first come first serve basis. Sponsored by the Office of the Dean. For more information, please contact Rachel Ferebee at rachel.ferebee@law.duke.edu

Thursday, February 13, 2020

  • Feb 13 Fall 2020 Study Abroad Interest Session 12:30 PMLaw School 4045

    Students interested in studying abroad for the Fall 2020 semester are invited to this interest meeting for the Duke Law study abroad/exchange program. Representatives from Academic Affairs and International Studies will discuss the guidelines and application process for study abroad. 3Ls recently returned from Fall 2019 study abroad will also be on hand to share about their study abroad experience. Lunch will be served, please RSVP to Leslie Allen leslie.allen@law.duke.edu. Sponsored by the Academic Affairs and International Studies. For more information, please contact Leslie Allen leslie.allen@law.duke.edu

  • Feb 13 Why the Save the Internet Act (aka Net Neutrality Regulation) Would Harm Consumers 12:30 PMLaw School 3037

    Randolph May, President of the Free State Foundation, will be speaking on how net neutrality regulation harms consumers. Lunch will be provided. Sponsored by the Federalist Society. For more information, please contact Aaron Sanders at aaron.sanders@duke.edu.

Friday, February 14, 2020

Tuesday, February 18, 2020

  • Feb 18 American Bonds: How Credit Markets Shaped a Nation 12:30 PMLaw School 3043

    Please join us as we hear from Sarah Quinn, author of the new book: American Bonds: How Credit Markets Shaped a Nation. Dr. Quinn will discuss how since the Westward expansion, the U.S. government has used financial markets to manage America's complex social divides, and politicians and officials across the political spectrum have turned to land sales, home ownership, and credit to provide economic opportunity without the appearance of market intervention or direct wealth redistribution. Sarah L. Quinn is associate professor of sociology at the University of Washington. Lunch will be provided. Sponsored by the Global Financial Markets Center. For more information contact reiners@law.duke.edu.

Saturday, February 22, 2020

  • Feb 22 Interscholastic Transactional Law Competition 8:00 AMLaw School 3rd Floor Loggia

    The Interscholastic Transactional Law Competition allows law school teams from all over the country to compete against one another. The students participate in a mock contract mark-up and negotiation in two-person teams, each representing their client in fictional deal concerning venture capital funding. The event includes a full-day competition followed by a networking gathering where winners are announced. The Interscholastic Transactional Law Competition is sponsored by the Transactional Law Society. Please contact Jen Goldshtein at jen.goldshtein@duke.edu or Chelsea Carlson at chelsea.carlson@duke.edu with any questions or for more information.

Monday, February 24, 2020

  • Feb 24 Clerkships: A Discussion with the Dean's Cup Judges 12:30 PMLaw School 3043

    The Dean's Cup judges will share their perspectives on topics such as the benefits of clerking, what they look for in applications, and how they work with their clerks. They will also answer questions. Lunch will be provided. Sponsored by the Career Center. For more information, please contact Leigh Marquess at leigh.marquess@law.duke.edu.

Tuesday, February 25, 2020

Friday, February 28, 2020

Saturday, February 29, 2020

Friday, March 6, 2020

  • Mar 6 Whiskey in the Courtroom 8:00 AMLaw School 3041

    Sponsored by the Duke Law Center for Criminal Justice Professional Responsibility and the NC Office of Indigent Defense Services. For more information, please contact Marlyn Dail at marlyn.dail@law.duke.edu.

Tuesday, March 17, 2020

Wednesday, March 18, 2020

Thursday, March 19, 2020

Friday, March 20, 2020

  • Mar 20 1L Blueprint for Success 5:00 PMOff-campus

    Duke Law CPDC will host the annual 1L Blueprint for Success event at the Durham Convention Center. Students will have the opportunity to network with lawyers and recruiters from top law firm and government and public interest law offices across the country. Sponsored by the Career and Professional Development Center. For more information, please contact Erin Biggerstaff at erin.biggerstaff@law.duke.edu.

Saturday, March 21, 2020

  • Mar 21 Sixth Annual Minority Pre-Law Conference 8:30 AMLaw School 3rd Floor Loggia

    One day prelaw conference for undergraduates which seeks to prepare students from diverse backgrounds for law school. Sponsored by the Office of Diversity Initiatives, in conjunction with the North Carolina Bar Association Minorities in the Profession Committee. For more information, please contact Ebony Bryant at bryant@law.duke.edu.

Tuesday, March 24, 2020

Thursday, March 26, 2020

  • Mar 26 Brainerd Currie Memorial Lecture 12:30 PMLaw School 3041

    Douglas Laycock, the Robert E. Scott Distinguished Professor of Law at the University of Virginia and Alice McKean Young Regents Chair in Law Emeritus at the University of Texas, will deliver the 2020 Brainerd Currie Memorial Lecture. Professor Laycock is perhaps the nation's leading authority on the law of religious liberty and also on the law of remedies. He has taught and written about these topics for more than four decades at the University of Chicago, the University of Texas, the University of Michigan and now Virginia. He has testified frequently before Congress and has argued many cases in the courts, including the U.S. Supreme Court, where he has served as lead counsel in six cases and has also filed influential amicus briefs. He is the author (co-author in the most recent edition) of the leading casebook Modern American Remedies, the award-winning monograph The Death of the Irreparable Injury Rule, and many articles in leading law reviews. He co-edited a collection of essays, Same-Sex Marriage and Religious Liberty. Sponsored by the Office of the Dean. For more information, please contact Rachel Ferebee at Rachel.ferebee@law.duke.edu.

Friday, March 27, 2020

Saturday, March 28, 2020

Tuesday, April 7, 2020

Thursday, April 16, 2020

  • Apr 16 Spring Alumni Leadership Weekend 5:00 PMLaw School 3rd Floor Loggia

    The Alumni Development Office will be hosting the spring alumni leadership weekend for members of the Board of Visitors and Law Alumni Association Board of Directors. Please contact Caitlin Shaw at caitlin.shaw@law.duke.edu for additional information.

Friday, April 17, 2020

  • Apr 17 Spring Alumni Leadership Weekend 8:00 AMLaw School 3rd Floor Loggia

    The Alumni Development Office will be hosting the spring alumni leadership weekend for members of the Board of Visitors and Law Alumni Association Board of Directors. Please contact Caitlin Shaw at caitlin.shaw@law.duke.edu for additional information.

  • Apr 17 Duke Law Reunion Weekend 2020 2:00 PMLaw School 3rd Floor Loggia

    The Alumni Development Office will be hosting Duke Law Reunion Weekend. Alumni who graduated from classes ended in 0s and 5s and the Half Century Club will be invited back for a weekend of activities. Please contact Caitlin Shaw at caitlin.shaw@law.duke.edu for additional information.

Saturday, April 18, 2020

  • Apr 18 Duke Law Reunion Weekend 2020 8:00 AMLaw School 3rd Floor Loggia

    The Alumni Development Office will be hosting Duke Law Reunion Weekend. Alumni who graduated from classes ended in 0s and 5s and the Half Century Club will be invited back for a weekend of activities. Please contact Caitlin Shaw at caitlin.shaw@law.duke.edu for additional information.

Sunday, April 19, 2020

  • Apr 19 Duke Law Reunion Weekend 2020 8:00 AMLaw School 3rd Floor Loggia

    The Alumni Development Office will be hosting Duke Law Reunion Weekend. Alumni who graduated from classes ended in 0s and 5s and the Half Century Club will be invited back for a weekend of activities. Please contact Caitlin Shaw at caitlin.shaw@law.duke.edu for additional information.

Wednesday, April 22, 2020

Tuesday, May 5, 2020

Thursday, May 7, 2020

Wednesday, June 3, 2020

Thursday, June 4, 2020

Friday, June 5, 2020

Monday, July 27, 2020

  • Jul 27 On-Campus Interviews, Segment 1 All DayWashington Duke Inn

    Segment I of Fall 2019 On-Campus Interviews will take place Monday, July 27 through Thursday, July 30. All interviews will be held at the Washington Duke Inn. Sponsored by the Career Professional Development Center. For additional information, contact Lauren Sloan at lauren.sloan@law.duke.edu.