September 19, 2016. This symposium celebrates the publication of Foreign Affairs Federalism: The Myth of National Exclusivity, co-authored by BU Law Professor Robert Sloane and Tufts University Professor Michael Glennon.
Tag: 2016 Conferences
The Long Road to Hard Truth: The 100-Year Mission to Establish the National Museum of African American History and Culture
September 19, 2016. This lecture celebrates the publication of U.S. Circuit Court Judge Robert L. Wilkins’ book on the long and complicated history in the creation of the National Museum of African American History and Culture.
September 22 – 24, 2016. This conference brings together leading property scholars who are invited to present and discuss to discuss papers on a variety of topics, including property theory, land use, takings, the history of property law and intellectual property.
September 30 – October 1, 2016. This conference marks the 50th anniversary of Miranda v Arizona, bringing to Boston University School of Law the nation’s leading scholars on Miranda and the Fifth Amendment’s Self-Incrimination Clause.
October 7, 2016. The Intellectual Property group at Boston University invites you to participate in an intimate mini-conference on questions of “fair division” in copyright and patent. The topic arises in regard to remedies (e.g., how to allocate an infringer’s profits), in regard to questions of ownership and co-authorship, and in regard to copyright’s special provisions that trump contract in an effort to secure fair remuneration for authors.
The Kleh Lecture
Victims’ Right to Truth: The Changing Faces of International Criminal Law featuring Professor Leora Bilsky
October 20, 2016. Leora Bilsky, a Full Professor at the Tel Aviv University Faculty of Law and the Director of the Minerva Center for Human Rights at Tel Aviv University, is serving as the William & Patricia Kleh Visting Professor of International Law at BU Law during fall 2016.
October 21, 2016 The conference of the New England Consortium of Legal Writing Teachers (NECLWT) will be held at Boston University School of Law on Friday, October 21, 2016. The theme of this year’s conferences is “Legal Writing’s Role in the Larger Law School Enterprise.”
October 21-22, 2016. The conference will engage law teachers and administrators, particularly from the New England region, in a series of panels, workshops, and presentations of scholarly works in progress.
November 2, 2016. This event will gather experts to examine the technology ownership and licensing practices of universities, and discuss the many challenges faced by inventors, universities, and licensees regarding the ownership, development, and exploitation of university inventions.
November 17, 2016. The rising tide of inequality has undermined one of the United States’ proudest social achievements: the Social Security retirement system.