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    We Robot 2023

    We Robot 2023 will be in Boston, MA, jointly hosted by the Boston University School of Law and the MIT Media Lab. We Robot is the most exciting interdisciplinary conference on the legal and policy questions relating to robots. The increasing sophistication of robots and their widespread deployment everywhere—from the home, to hospitals, to public spaces, […]
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    Cornell’s School of Criticism and Theory

    Dean Angela Onwuachi-Willig will join Cornell University's School of Criticism and Theory to lecture on The Trauma of the Routine Revisited: A Study of Group-Based Traumas in Response to Legal Outcomes in High Profile Cases from June 11 to July 20, 2023. Since its inception in 1976, the School of Criticism and Theory has been […]
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    “RACE-DISABILITY INTERSECTIONALITY AS A HEALTH EQUITY IMPERATIVE”

    12:45pm - 2:00pm
    Black people and people with disabilities in the United States are distinctively disadvantaged in their encounters with the health care system. These groups also share harsh histories of medical experimentation, eugenic sterilizations, and health care discrimination. Increasingly discussions of health equity call for intersectional approaches to understanding and addressing health disparities and other forms of […]
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    NuDred, Patents, and Justice: Increasing Equity in IP Practice

    12:45pm - 2:00pm
    We are looking forward to welcoming Bruce Boyd and Brigette Gopou, inventors of the NuDred Hair Sponge, for an in-depth discussion about their patent journey. Please join for a conversation about making legal services more inclusive, how attorneys can better support start-up inventors, and how the legal community can better center inventor voices. We will […]
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    Palestine Refugees and International Law Short Course

    Susan M. Akram will teach at the Palestine Refugees and International Law Short Course in-person at the University of Macedonia, Thessaloniki, Greece from March 10 to 11, 2023.  This two-day short course places the Palestinian refugee case study within the broader context of the international human rights regime. It examines, within a human rights framework, […]
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    University of North Carolina School of Law (Chapel Hill) – Jessica Silbey

    Jessica Silbey will deliver a talk on a new work in progress, “A Matter of Facts: The Evolution of the Copyright Fact-Exclusion and its Implications for Disinformation and Democracy” at University of North Carolina School of Law Chapel Hill on March 9, 2023.
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    The Anti-Trafficking Cause: The Evolution (and Limitations) of Legal Responses to Trafficking

    Julie Dahlstrom will be the keynote speaker at "The Anti-Trafficking Cause: The Evolution (and Limitations) of Legal Responses to Trafficking." The symposium, titled, "Where we are now and Where We Need to Go: The Status of Gender Equality Since the Creation of the Convention on the Elimination of all Forms of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW)," […]
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    Online Workshop on the Computational Analysis of Law

    12:00 PM - 01:15 PM
    Jordi Goodman is speaking at the Online Workshop on the Computational Analysis of Law on February 16, 2023. Jordi will speak on Strength in Numbers: Analyzing Group Dynamics of the Patent Gap with discussant Melissa Wasserman (UT Austin) from 12:00-1:15pm.  There is a growing interest among scholars from across a variety of disciplines and around the […]
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    William and Mary Law School – “Against Progress” by Jessica Silbey

    Jessica Silbey will speak about her new book "Against Progress" at William and Mary Law School on February 10, 2023.
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    Forum on the future of the Federal Home Loan Bank system

    09:20 AM - 01:40 PM
    Cornelius K. Hurley will moderate the fireside chat with FHFA Director during the "Forum on the future of the Federal Home Loan Bank system" on February 10th, 2023. The Brookings Institution and Boston University School of Law will co-sponsor the forum to explore the current state and future prospects of the Federal Home Loan Bank (FHLB) […]