ILS Events

Spring 2018

January

  • January 29, 2018: "Campaigns, Inc.," Workshop with Professor Rob Yablon. At noon in Lubar Commons. A discussion paper will be made available. Open to all who have read the paper.

  • January 31, 2018: "Homeland Security and "the Indian tribes": Colonized Identity and Virtual Sovereignty," Wednesday Workshop with Professor Richard Monette. At noon in Room 5215. A discussion paper will be made available. Open to all who have read the paper.

February

  • February 7, 2018: "Wisconsin and the Shaping of American Law," UW Press Event with Professor Joseph Ranney, Marquette University Law School. Comments by Professor Karl Shoemaker. At noon in Lubar Commons. Lunch will be provided on a first come, first served basis.

  • February 14, 2018: Wednesday Workshop with Professor Keith Findley. At noon in Room 5215. A discussion paper will be made available. Open to all who have read the paper.

  • February 22, 2018: "Democratic Competition: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly," Research Centers Speaker Professor Ian Shapiro, Yale University Department of Political Science. Hosted by Associate Dean Susannah Tahk. Co-sponsored by the Jean Monnet European Union Center of Excellence and the Puelicher Center for Banking Education. At noon in Lubar Commons. A discussion paper will be made available, and lunch will be provided.
    An abstract is available here

    Read the recap of Professor Shapiro's talk

  • February 28, 2018: "Citizenship Matters: Conceptualizing Belonging in an Era of Fragile Inclusions," Law & Society Series Speaker Professor Jennifer Chacon, University of California, Irvine School of Law. Hosted by Professor John Ohnesorge. At noon in Lubar Commons. A discussion paper will be made available, and lunch will be provided.
    An abstract is available here

March

  • March 2, 2018: "A Relational Perspective on Contract Law's Default Rules, With an Emphasis on Remedies," John Kidwell Memorial Lecture with Professor Bill Whitford. Commentary by Professor Christopher Peterson, University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law. Chaired by Professor Jonathan Lipson, Temple University School of Law. Hosted by Professor Kathie Hendley. At 3:30pm in Lubar Commons. A discussion paper will be made available. (ILS)



  • March 7, 2018: "Rights and Duties: The Historical Origins of an Absence," Junior Faculty Exchange Series Speaker Professor Christopher Roberts, University of Minnesota Law School. Hosted by Professor Yaron Nili. At noon in Lubar Commons. A discussion paper will be made available, and lunch will be provided.
    An abstract is available here

  • March 14, 2018: Wednesday Workshop with Professor Cecelia Klingele. At noon in Room 5215. A discussion paper will be made available. Open to all who have read the paper. 

  • March 21, 2018: Wednesday Workshop with Professor Alex Huneeus. At noon in Room 5215. A discussion paper will be made available. Open to all who have read the paper.

  • March 22, 2018: Big Ideas Cafe. 12:00pm - 2:00pm, Lubar Commons. Lunch will be provided.

  • March 23, 2018: "New Frontiers in the Empirical Studies of Agency Policymaking," Administrative Law Conference. Hosted by Professor Jason Yackee and Professor Susan Yackee. 8:00am - 4:00pm at Union South. Sponsored by the La Follette School of Public Affairs' Kohl Competition.

April

  • April 4, 2018: "The Dilemma of Localism in an Era of Polarization," Ideas & Innovations Series Speaker Professor Nestor Davidson, Fordham University School of Law. Hosted by Professor Miriam Seifter. At noon in Lubar Commons. A discussion paper will be made available, and lunch will be provided.
    An abstract is available here

  • April 4, 2018: "International Trade Compliance," Compliance Initiative Speaker Eric J. Wilson, Godfrey & Kahn S.C. Hosted by Professor Jason Yackee. At noon in Room 3260. Lunch will be provided.

  • April 18, 2018: "Take it Like a Man?" Faculty Exchange Series Speaker Professor Andrea Schneider, Marquette University Law School. Hosted by Professor Yaron Nili. At noon in Lubar Commons. A discussion paper will be made available, and lunch will be provided. 
    An abstract is available here

  • April 25, 2018: "The Effects of Police Use of Lethal Force and Political Participation in Chicago," Law & Society Series Speaker Professor Traci Burch, Northwestern University. Hosted by Professor Michele LaVigne. At noon in Lubar Commons. A discussion paper will be made available, and lunch will be provided.
    An abstract is available here

May

  • May 2, 2018: Wednesday Workshop with Professor Miriam Seifter. At noon in Room 5215. A discussion paper will be made available. Open to all who have read the paper.

Past Events

2017

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