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Wednesday, October 26, 2016
12:00 PM-2:00 PM
Kline School of Law, Room 140
Celebrated British barrister and playwright Nigel Pascoe will offer an entertaining and insightful perspective on the legal profession - as seen through the eyes of the legendary William Shakespeare.
Wednesday, November 2, 2016
12:00 PM-1:30 PM
Thomas R. Kline School of Law
Sheila Foster is University Professor and Albert A. Walsh Professor of Real Estate, Land Use and Property Law at Fordham University School of Law. She is also Faculty Co-Director of the Fordham Urban Law Center. Her scholarship focuses on land use, environmental law, and antidiscrimination law, with a recent emphasis on the legal and theoretical frameworks in which urban land use decisions are made. Professor Foster has published a large number of books, book chapters, and journal articles, most notably Comparative Equality and Antidiscrimination Law: Cases, Codes, Constitutions and Commentary and “Collective Action and the Urban Commons,” published in Notre Dame Law Review, which was voted by land use scholars one of the five best law review articles on land use that year.
Saturday, November 19, 2016
7:30 PM-11:00 PM
DoubleTree Philadelphia Center City
237 South Broad Street
Join us as we celebrate the 10th anniversary of the Kline School of Law and the five-year reunion of the Class of 2011!
Thursday, December 8, 2016
Tracey Meares is the Walton Hale Hamilton Professor of Law at Yale Law School. Professor Meares’ interdisciplinary research focuses on criminal procedure and criminal law policy, specifically crime prevention, community capacity building, police legitimacy, and legal policy. She has published widely on these topics. Additionally, Professor Meares has worked extensively with the federal government, having been appointed by President Obama to the President’s Task Force on 21st Century Policing as well as by Attorney General Holder to the Office of Justice Program’s Science Advisory Board. She also co-directs the Justice Collaboratory at Yale Law School, which has a pivotal role in the National Initiative for Building Community Trust, a federal initiative designed to improve relationships and increase trust between communities and the criminal justice system. Prior to her career in academia, Professor Meares clerked for the Honorable Harlington Wood, Jr., of the United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit and worked as a Trial Attorney in the Attorney General’s Honors Program for the Antitrust Division of the United States Department of Justice.