Events

LEGS Seminar

Tommaso Pavone, Politics

Wednesday, February 21, 2018 - 12:00pm Location: LAPA Conference Room, 348 Wallace Hall

RSVP appreciated: 

Conference

Friday, February 23, 2018 - 9:15am to Saturday, February 24, 2018 - 1:30pm Location: 301 Marx Hall

The American Society for Comparative Law, with co-organizers Jacqueline Ross of the University of Illinois College of Law, Jacques deLisle of the University of Pennsylvania Law School and Kim Lane Scheppele of UCHV/WWS/ Sociology at Princeton, will hold its annual Works in Progress Workshop on 23-24 February 2018.   This year, the workshop is held at Princeton University, where it is cosponsored by the University Center for Human Values and the Program in Law and Public Affairs.  Seven papers have been selected from an international competition and they will be workshopped in

LAPA Seminar

Yüksel Sezgin, LAPA Fellow; Syracuse University

Monday, February 26, 2018 - 4:30pm Location: 301 Marx Hall

LAPA’s seminar format assumes that seminar participants have familiarized themselves with the paper in advance. The commentator opens the session by summarizing the main themes in the paper and presenting some topics for discussion. The author then has the right of first response before we open to the floor for questions. The seminar will end with a brief reception, giving everyone a chance to mingle and meet.

Hot Off The Press Book Talks

Andrea Flynn and Dorian Warren

Wednesday, February 28, 2018 - 12:10pm Location: 300 Wallace Hall

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Law in Public Service

Andrea Flynn and Dorian Warren

Wednesday, February 28, 2018 - 6:00pm Location:

The Program in Law and Public Affairs invites MPP/MPA students to join us for "Law in the Public Service: Not Just for Lawyers," where our guests will be Andrea Flynn and Dorian Warren.

This event is by invitation only.   If interested, RSVP here.

LEGS Seminar

Monday, March 5, 2018 - 12:00pm Location: LAPA Conference Room, 348 Wallace Hall

RSVP appreciated: 

LAPA Seminar

Tomasz Koncewicz, LAPA Fellow; University of Gdańsk

Monday, March 12, 2018 - 4:30pm Location: 301 Marx Hall

LAPA’s seminar format assumes that seminar participants have familiarized themselves with the paper in advance. The commentator opens the session by summarizing the main themes in the paper and presenting some topics for discussion. The author then has the right of first response before we open to the floor for questions. The seminar will end with a brief reception, giving everyone a chance to mingle and meet.

Graduate Student Event

Law Engaged Graduate Students Symposium

Friday, March 16, 2018 - 9:00am Location:

Call for Papers

Unintended: The Promises and Perils of Criminal Justice Reform
Graduate Symposium
Law Engaged Graduate Students
 
March 16, 2018 at Princeton University
 

Lectures and Talks

The Legal Roots of Consumer Discomfort: Advertising in Britain 1850-1914

Monday, March 26, 2018 - 12:00am Noon Location: 210 Dickinson Hall

    

LAPA Seminar

Duncan Kennedy, Harvard Law School

Monday, March 26, 2018 - 4:30pm Location: 301 Marx Hall

LAPA’s seminar format assumes that seminar participants have familiarized themselves with the paper in advance. The commentator opens the session by summarizing the main themes in the paper and presenting some topics for discussion. The author then has the right of first response before we open to the floor for questions. The seminar will end with a brief reception, giving everyone a chance to mingle and meet.

Lectures and Talks

"Work-in-Progress" Series

Tuesday, March 27, 2018 - 3:00pm Location: LAPA Conference Room, 348 Wallace Hall

This is a series of informal workshop sessions for papers in progress. Each is by invitation only and is an RSVP event. 

To receive an invitation, please email LAPA Associate Director Leslie Gerwin at lgerwin@princeton.edu.

LEGS Seminar

Wednesday, March 28, 2018 - 12:00pm Location: LAPA Conference Room, 348 Wallace Hall

LEGS, or "Law-Engaged Graduate Students," meets during the academic year to discuss a work in progress by one of our Graduate Associates. Academic papers, dissertation proposals, and dissertation chapters have been presented at these meetings, to an audience of fellow graduate students.

Conference

The PUCC Global Governance Forum

Wednesday, April 4, 2018 - 9:00am to Sunday, April 8, 2018 - 5:00pm Noon Location:

    

Hot Off The Press Book Talks

Yael Berda, Hebrew University and Harvard University

Wednesday, April 4, 2018 - 12:10pm Location: 300 Wallace Hall

book coverMembers of the Princeton community receive priority; members of the public are welcome if space is available. Lunch is provided.

LAPA Seminar

Jessica Eaglin, LAPA Fellow; Indiana University Maurer School of Law

Monday, April 9, 2018 - 4:30pm Location: 301 Marx Hall

LAPA’s seminar format assumes that seminar participants have familiarized themselves with the paper in advance. The commentator opens the session by summarizing the main themes in the paper and presenting some topics for discussion. The author then has the right of first response before we open to the floor for questions. The seminar will end with a brief reception, giving everyone a chance to mingle and meet.

LEGS Seminar

Wednesday, April 11, 2018 - 12:00pm Location: LAPA Conference Room, 348 Wallace Hall

LEGS, or "Law-Engaged Graduate Students," meets during the academic year to discuss a work in progress by one of our Graduate Associates. Academic papers, dissertation proposals, and dissertation chapters have been presented at these meetings, to an audience of fellow graduate students.

Conference

Perspectives from Across the Americas

Friday, April 13, 2018 - 9:00am to 6:30pm Noon Location: Bowl 16, Robertson Hall

    

Law in Public Service

Deborah T. Poritz, Chief Justice (ret.), Supreme Court of the State of New Jersey

Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 6:00pm Location:

The Program in Law and Public Affairs invites MPP/MPA students to join us for "Law in the Public Service: Not Just for Lawyers," where our guest will be Deborah T. Poritz, Chief Justice (ret.), Supreme Court of the State of New Jersey.

This event is by invitation only.  

 

Lectures and Talks

Carol Nackenoff and Julie Novkov

Monday, April 23, 2018 - 12:00pm Location: LAPA Conference Room, 348 Wallace Hall

Please join us for a series of informal presentations and discussions focusing on themes in constitutional development, both domestically and comparatively. 

LAPA Seminar

Aziza Ahmed, LAPA Fellow; Northeastern University School of Law

Monday, April 23, 2018 - 4:30pm Location: 301 Marx Hall

LAPA’s seminar format assumes that seminar participants have familiarized themselves with the paper in advance. The commentator opens the session by summarizing the main themes in the paper and presenting some topics for discussion. The author then has the right of first response before we open to the floor for questions. The seminar will end with a brief reception, giving everyone a chance to mingle and meet.

LEGS Seminar

Wednesday, April 25, 2018 - 12:00pm Location: LAPA Conference Room, 348 Wallace Hall

LEGS, or "Law-Engaged Graduate Students," meets during the academic year to discuss a work in progress by one of our Graduate Associates. Academic papers, dissertation proposals, and dissertation chapters have been presented at these meetings, to an audience of fellow graduate students.

Hot Off The Press Book Talks

Hendrik Hartog, Princeton University

Monday, April 30, 2018 - 12:10pm Location: Bowl 1, Robertson Hall

book coverMembers of the Princeton community receive priority; members of the public are welcome if space is available. Lunch is provided.

Lectures and Talks

Heather Gerken '91

Wednesday, May 2, 2018 - 4:30pm Location: Arthur Lewis Auditorium, 100 Robertson Hall

This very special annual lecture celebrates the work of the late Walter F. Murphy, McCormick Professor of Jurisprudence Emeritus, Princeton University, and his dedication to excellence in the study of American and comparative constitutional law theory.  A decade after joining the Princeton faculty, Professor Murphy was named the McCormick Professor of Jurisprudence, succeeding Woodrow Wilson, Edward S. Corwin, and Alpheus T. Mason in one of the Nation's most prestigious Chairs.

Cosponsored with the James Madison Program in American Ideals and Institutions

Hot Off The Press Book Talks

Josh Chafetz, Cornell Law School

Thursday, May 3, 2018 - 12:10pm Location: Bowl 1, Robertson Hall

book coverMembers of the Princeton community receive priority; members of the public are welcome if space is available. Lunch is provided.