Faculty Workshops 2010 Spring

Faculty Workshops

Loyola Law School is pleased to announce the Faculty Workshop Schedule. If you would like to attend a workshop, please contact Bridget Klink at (213) 736-1407 or Bridget.klink@lls.edu. Workshops are generally held on Thursdays from 11:45 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. in Founders Hall, Room 236 (2nd floor) (map) unless noted otherwise.

Spring Semester 2010

Mark your calendars!  We have a diverse and very interesting set of Faculty Workshops scheduled for this semester.  Set forth below is the schedule:


January 14

David Fontana
Associate Professor of Law, The George Washington University Law School

"Government in Opposition"

David Fontana

January 21 @ 12:10 in Student Lounge, Burns

Rev. Eric P. Lee

President/CEO of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference (SCLC) of Greater Los Angeles

The Reverend is going to be speaking about his role at the SCLC and his opposition to California’s Prop 8 (the constitutional amendment banning marriages for same-sex couples).

Co-hosted with the Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration Committee

January 28

Richard H. Pildes
Sudler Family Professor of Constitutional Law, New York University School of Law

"Why the Center Does Not Hold: The Causes and Consequences of Polarized American Democracy"

Richard H. Pildes

February 4

Joshua D. Wright
Assistant Professor of Law, George Mason University School of Law

"Is Antitrust Too Complicated for Generalist Judges?  The Impact of Economic Complexity & Judicial Training on Appeals"

Joshua D. Wright

February 11

Clark Lombardi
Associate Professor of Law, University of Washington School of Law — Seattle

"Revisiting Reynolds: Did Reynolds v. United States really mean to preclude the grant of free exercise exemptions?"

Clark Lombardi

February 18

Tristin K. Green
Visiting Professor, University of San Francisco School of Law

"Discrimination, Asbestos, and Guns:  Dangerous Analogies and the Future of Employer Liability for Patterns and Practices of Discrimination"

Tristan Green

March 4

Jeannine Bell
Professor of Law, Indiana University Maurer School of Law — Bloomington

Visiting Research Scholar, 2009-2010, Princeton University,

Program in Law and Public Affairs

"Hate Thy Neighbor: Move-in Violence and the Fair Housing Act"

Jeannine Bell

March 11

Mark D. Rosen
Professor of Law, Chicago-Kent College of Law

"Democratic Integrity and Tempered Politics: Revisiting the Political Gerrymandering and Voter Identification Cases"

Mark D. Rosen

March 18

Michael Stein
Professor of Law, William & Mary Law School

"The Law and Politics of US Participation in the UN
Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities"

Michael Stein

March 25

Clark Freshman
Professor of Law, University of California, Hastings College of the Law

"Emotional Efficiency: Empirical Research on Emotional Skills and Law Student Success at Negotiation, First Year Grades, and Mental Health"

Clark Freshman

April 8

Adam Samaha
Professor of Law and Herbert and Marjorie Fried Teaching Scholar, University of Chicago Law School

"On Law’s Tiebreakers"

Adam Samaha

April 15

Valerie Hans
Professor of Law, Cornell University Law School

“Japan’s New Lay Judge System: Deliberative Democracy in Action?"

Pamela Samuelson

April 22

James Forman, Jr.

Professor of Law, Georgetown University Law Center

"Race, Class and Incarceration in a Black-Majority City"

James Forman