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Week of 4.22.19

Good morning! We hope you all enjoyed a very wonderful Easter weekend. Read below for the latest Law School news and events.
The Latest News

Law School launches the Haug Family Innovation Lecture Series  

The Law School is excited to announce a new lecture series focused on intellectual property, technology, and innovation policy. The Haug Family Innovation Lecture Series was made possible by the generous support of Ed and Noreen Haug through the Haug Family Foundation. Read more here.

Veronica Root Martinez writes about teaching compliance

Veronica writes the first of a three part blog series on teaching compliance at ND Law. Read more here.

Avishalom Tor presents research project

Avishalom presented "Towards a Fuller Understanding of Inequality: From Psychology to a Behaviorally-Informed Legal Policy," last week through his research fellowship with the Notre Dame Institute for Advanced Study. Read more here.

Bruce Huber quoted by Associated Press

Bruce was quoted by the Associated Press about how to insure such treasures as Notre-Dame de Paris. Read more here.

Jimmy Gurule writes about the Mueller report

Jimmy wrote an op-ed for The Hill, "The American people must see the Mueller report with few redactions." Read more here.

He provided analysis with other law experts here.

He also talks about the report here.

Oxford Handbook of Fiduciary Law

Sam Bray writes about the new handbook which features six ND Law faculty members, Sam Bray, Dan Kelly, Lloyd Mayer, Paul Miller, and Julian Velasco. Read more here.


3L Corey Hemmerich has been selected as a speaker at the first ever Irish Studies Graduate Colloquium. She will be comparing the Masterpiece Cakeshop ruling to the Ashers Baking Co. case decided in the UK last fall. The talk will be held on Thursday, April 25, 12:00 p.m., B101 Jenkins Nanovic Halls. All are welcome!

2L Rachel Miller won second prize in the American Bar Association Business Law Section’s 2018-2019 Mendes Hershman Student Writing Contest for her paper, "A Material Problem with Cybersecurity Disclosures." 
This Week's Events

Tuesday, April 23

Faculty colloquium, Dan Epps, Washington University in St. Louis, 12:30 p.m., Faculty Meeting Room

Design Patents with Sarah Burstein, professor of law at The University of Oklahoma College of Law, 12:30 p.m., Faculty Meeting Room

Professor Speaker Series: Tricia Bellia, 12:30 p.m., 1140 Eck Hall of Law

To Tweet or not to Tweet? The Brave New World of the Judiciary and Social Media with Judge Stephen Dillard, 12:30 p.m., 1130 Eck Hall of Law

Wednesday, April 24

Life Lunch with Carter Snead: The Supreme Court and Future of Abortion Law, 12:00 p.m., Geddes Hall Coffeehouse. The event is free, but please register here.

Thursday, April 25

Graciela Olivarez Award and talk by recipient U.S. Representative Joaquin Castro, 12:30 p.m., McCartan Courtroom

Fighting for Innocence with exoneree Donald Whalen and his post-conviction attorney Elliot Slosar, 12:30 p.m., 3130 Eck Hall of Law
Faculty Colloquium, MJ Durkee, University of Georgia, 12:30 p.m., Faculty Meeting Room  
Around the Watercooler
Thank you to our Admins!

April 24 is Administrative Professionals Day. Thank you to all of ND Law's admins who do so much each day to support our faculty and students. We appreciate you!
Happy Birthday!
April 23-Eileen Varga

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