Faculty Workshops
Wednesday, January 21, 2015
Topic: TBD
New Faculty Jam, UConn School of Law
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Wednesday, January 28, 2015
Topic: "Any"
Jill Anderson, Associate Professor of Law and William T. Golden Scholar, UConn School of Law
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Wednesday, February 4, 2015
Topic: Redistricting and Election Law
Jeff Ladweig, Associate Professor of Political Science, University of Connecticut
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Wednesday, February 11, 2015
Topic: Coercion, Deception, and Rape
Kim Buchannan, Associate Professor of Law and Gender Studies, University of Southern California Gould School of Law
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Tuesday, February 17, 2015*
Topic: Relational Administration
Liz Emens, Professor of Law, Columbia University
*This is a Tuesday workshop.
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Wednesday, February 25, 2015
Topic: Law & Neuroscience
Randy Buckner, Professor of Psychology and Neuroscience, Harvard University
Thursday, March 19, 2015
This workshop has been canceled.
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Thursday, March 26, 2015**
Topic: Freedom of Contracts
Michael Heller, Professor of Real Estate Law, Columbia University
**This is a Thursday workshop.
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Wednesday, April 8, 2015
Angela Onwauchi-Willig, Professor of Law, The University of Iowa College of Law
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Wednesday, April 15, 2015
Mathide Cohen, Associate Professor of Law and Robert D. Glass Scholar, UConn School of Law
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Wednesday, April 22, 2015
Zev Eigen, Associate Professor of Law, Northwestern University School of Law
Wednesday, April 29, 2015
This workshop has been rescheduled for the Fall 2015 Semester.
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Wednesday, September 3, 2014
Topic: Promising
Hallie Liberto, Assistant Professor of Philosophy, UConn Department of Philosophy
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Tuesday, September 16, 2014**
Topic: Fundamental Rights in Europe
Federico Fabbrini, Senior Assistant Professor of European & Comparative Constitutional Law, Tillburg University
**This is a Tuesday Workshop.

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Wednesday, September 24, 2014
Topic: Willful Ignorance
Gideon Yaffe, Professor of Law, Professor of Philosophy & Professor of Psychology, Yale University
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Wednesday, October 1, 2014
Topic: To Kill & Die for the Constitution: How Devotion to the Constitution Leads to Violence
Jared Goldstein, Distinguished Research Professor of Law, Roger Williams School of Law
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Wednesday, October 8, 2014
Topic: The Geography of Discrimination and the Voting Rights Act
Douglas Spencer, Associate Professor of Law & Public Policy & Roger S. Baldwin Scholar, Uconn School of Law
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Wednesday, October 15, 2014
Topic: Improving Lawyers’ Judgment: Is Mediation Training De-Biasing?
Jim H. Stark, Professor of Law & Director, Mediation Clinic, Uconn School of Law
Doug Frenkel, Morris Shuster Practice Professor of Law, U. Penn. School of Law
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Wednesday, October 22, 2014
Topic: Liability Insurance and the Regulation of Food Safety
John Cogan, Associate Professor of Law & Roger S. Baldwin Scholar, Uconn School of Law
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Wednesday, October 29, 2014
Topic: The Value of the Chief Legal Officer to the Firm
Robert Bird , Associate Professor, Uconn School of Business
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Wednesday, November 5, 2014
Topic: Sexual Autonomy
Anne Dailey, Evangeline Starr Professor of Law, Uconn School of Law
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Wednesday, November 12, 2014
Topic: “Citizenship and Red and Yellow:Elk v. Wilkins and United States v. Wong Kim Ark
Bethany Berger , Thomas F. Gallivan, Jr. Professor of Real Property Law, UConn Law

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Wednesday, November 19, 2014
Topic: "The Rise and Fall of the Federalist Constitution."
Saul Cornell , Paul and Diane Guenther Chair in American History, Fordham University
Gerald F. Leonard , Professor of Law, Boston University
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Wednesday, December 3, 2014
Topic: Regulating Internalities
Brian Galle , Associate Professor of Law, Boston College School of Law
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Tuesday, December 9, 2014
Robert Nelson , Director, American Bar Foundation
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Tuesday, January 14, 2014
Hillary Greene, Professor of Law, UConn Law
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Wednesday, January 22, 2014
Dennis Hirsch, Geraldine W. Howell Professor of Law, Capitol University Law School
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Wednesday, January 29, 2014
Michael Fischl, Professor of Law, UConn Law
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Wednesday, February 12, 2014
Tom Tyler, Macklin Fleming Professor of Law and Professor of Psychology, Yale School of Law
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Wednesday, February 26, 2014
Julia Simon-Kerr, Associate Professor of Law, UConn Law
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Wednesday, March 5, 2014
William Fischel, Professor of Economics and Robert C. 1925 & Hilda Hardy Professor of Legal Studies, Dartmouth Department of Economics
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Tuesday, March 18, 2014
Brendan Maher, Associate Professor of Law, UConn Law
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Tuesday, March 25, 2014
Lauren Willis, Professor of Law, Loyola Law & Harvard School of Law
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Wednesday, March 26, 2014 - RESCHEDULED from Feb 5, 2014
Dan Kahan, Elizabeth K. Dollard Professor of Law and Professor of Psychology, Yale School of Law
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Wednesday, April 2, 2014
Olati Johnson, Professor of Law, Columbia Law
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Wednesday, April 9, 2014
Nestor Davidson, Professor of Law and Director of the Fordham Urban Law Center, Fordham Law
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Wednesday, April 23, 2014
Richard A. Wilson, Professor of Law, UConn Law
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Monday, April 28, 2014
"Tort and Contract Law vs. Jewish and Shari’a Law: Legitimate Religious Practices Actionable under Civil Law". Book Prospectuspdf Sample Chapter: Legal Pluralismpdf
This workshop has been moved to Janet M. Blumberg Hall, Hosmer Hall
Benjamin Shmueli
Associate Professor of Law, Bar Ilan University & Senior Research Scholar in Law, Yale School of Law

Yuval Sinai
Senior Research Scholar in Law, Yale Scholl of Law & Schusterman Visiting Professor of Jewish Law, Yale University

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Wednesday, April 30, 2014
Topic: Rethinking the Harms of Brown
Angela Onwauchi-Willig, Charles M. and Marion J. Kierscht Professor of Law, Iowa Law and Yale School of Law
David Thaw Wednesday, September 4, 2013
Enlightened Regulatory Capture
David Thaw, Visiting Assistant Professor of Law, UConn Law

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Wednesday, September 11, 2013
Sexy Searches
I. Bennett Capers, Professor of Law, Brooklyn Law School

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Wednesday, September 18, 2013
Kaaryn Gustafson, Ellen Ash Peters Professor of Law, UConn Law

  Wednesday, September 25, 2013
New Faculty Jam
New Faculty, UConn Law
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Diversity in the Boardroom: A Content Analysis of Corporate Proxy Disclosures
Aaron Dhir, Associate Professor of Law, Osgoode Hall Law School
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Developing a Typology of Rules of Consent in the Shadow of Law
Jill D. Weinberg, Graduate Student, Department of Sociology, Northwestern University
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Wednesday, October 16, 2013
An Individualist Theory of Disparate Impact
Noah Zatz, Professor of Law, UCLA School of Law

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Illegality in the Sale and Collection of Consumer Debts
Dalié Jiménez, Associate Professor of Law and Jeremy Bentham Scholar, UConn Law
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Wednesday, October 30, 2013
Competition and Crisis in Mortgage Securitization
Michael Simkovic, Associate Professor, Seton Hall Law

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From Conscience Clauses to Conscience Wars
Sara Dubow, Associate Professor of History, Williams College
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Thursday, November 7, 2013
Hate Speech Law and Disagreement
Jim Allan, Professor of Law, TC Beirne School of Law