American University Washington College of Law Speakers Series 2014-15

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September 5, 2014

AUWCL Lightning Rounds

Mark Niles, Jayesh Rathod, Nancy Polikoff, Macarena Saez, and Claudio Grossman

September 12, 2014

Elizabeth Wilson, Seton Hall University School of Diplomacy and International Relations

"Be the Change: Writing Gandhi into the History of Human Rights"


October 3, 2014

Darren Rosenblum, Pace Law (Visiting at American University Washington College of Law)

"More Than a Woman: Insights into Corporate Governance After the French Sex Quota"

October 17, 2014

Jurist-in-Residence, Chief Judge Carl Stewart of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit


November 7, 2014

Stephen Rich, USC Gould School of Law

"Why Diversity?"

November 14, 2014

David Baluarte, Washington & Lee School of Law

"Life after Limbo: The Role of International Protection for Stateless Persons in the Effort to Address Statelessness in the United States"


January 16, 2015

Lightning Rounds

American University Washington College of Law faculty: Fernanda Nicola (The Private Law Dimension of the Investor-State Dispute Settlement clauses in Comprehensive Free Trade Agreements); Ezra Rosser (Destabilizing Property), Amy Taylor (Can Robots Write U.S. Supreme Court Opinions?), and Christine Farley (Assessing Confusing Similarity in an Era of New Top-Level Suffixes).

January 23, 2015

Barry Friedman, NYU Law

Governing Policing.


February 6, 2015

Michael Sant'Ambrogio, Michigan State law

Standing in the Shadow of Popular Sovereignty.


March 20, 2015

Bernadette Atuahene, Chicago-Kent law

We Want What's Ours.

March 24, 2015

Amna Akbar, Ohio State law

National Security's Broken Windows.


April 10, 2015

Aziza Ahmed, Northeastern law

Trafficked?: Selling Sex in an Epidemic.

April 17, 2015

Tom McSweeney, William & Mary law

Imagining an Ideal World through a Legal Text: Konungsbk and the Medieval Icelandic Commonwealth.