2015 Spring

2015 Spring Semester Faculty Workshop

Mark your calendars!  We have a diverse and very interesting set of Faculty Workshops scheduled for this semester.  Workshops are held on Thursdays from 11:45 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. in Courtroom of the 90s (Girardi 2nd floor) unless noted otherwise.  Set forth below is the schedule:



January 29

Lea VanderVelde

Josephine R. Witte Professor of Law, University of Iowa College of Law

“Redeeming the Rights of Slaves and their Role in Westward Expansion”

February 5

Thomas Mitchell

Professor of Law, University of Wisconsin Law School

"Exit From Common Property Ownership: An International Comparative Perspective"

February 12

Kathryn Sabbeth

Assistant Professor of Law, UNC School of Law

“The Prioritization of Criminal Over Civil Counsel and the Discounted Danger of Private Power”


February 19

Anna Spain

Associate Professor of Law, University of Colorado Law School

"Defining Peace: From Ideology to Doctrine in International Law"

February 26

Richard Bierschbach

Professor of Law, Cardozo School of Law

"The Virtues of Inequality?"


March 5

Robert B. Thompson

Peter P. Weidenbruch, Jr. Professor of Business Law, Georgetown Law 

"Sharing Primacy in Corporate Governance"