Fall 2014

Wednesday, Sept. 17
Faculty Workshop 
Joseph Singer 
Professor of Law Harvard Law School
“Justifying Regulatory Takings” 
Faculty Dining Room, 1:00-2:00pm. Lunch served at 12:45pm.

Thursday, Sept. 25 RESCHEDULED for OCT. 30 in observance of the religious holiday
Faculty Workshop 
Eric Kramer Adjunct
Professor of Law Suffolk University Law School
“Behavioral Economics and the Role of Government”
Faculty Dining Room, 1:00-2:00pm.  Lunch served at 12:45pm.

Thursday, Oct. 2
Faculty Workshop 
Patricia McCoy 
Professor of Law 
Boston College Law School 
Faculty Dining Room, 1:00-2:00pm.  Lunch served at 12:45pm.

Friday, October 3  
Leonardo Bernardino Pérez Gallardo  
Professor of Law  
Department of Civil and Family Law  
University of Havana School of Law, Cuba 
"The Codification of Cuba's Civil Law Code: Historic and Comparative Sources and Its Relationship to Economic Changes.”
Faculty Dining Room, 1:00-2:00pm. Lunch served at 12:45pm.

Wednesday, Oct. 8-CANCELLED
Masterman Institute 
Mary-Rose Papandrea 
Professor Boston College Law School
“Traitors, Spies, and Whistleblowers: National Security Leaks and the First Amendment”
Function Room, 4:00-5:30pm. Reception to follow.

Monday, Oct. 20
Faculty Exchange Speaker 
Lisa R. Avalos Assistant
Professor of Law University of Arkansas School of Law
“Perverting the Course of Justice: When Police Charge Rape Complainants with False Reporting.”
Faculty Dining Room, 1:00-2:00pm.  Lunch served at 12:45pm

Thursday, Oct. 30
Faculty Workshop 
Eric Kramer  
Adjunct Professor of Law  
Suffolk University Law School
“Behavioral Economics and the Role of Government”
Faculty Dining Room, 1:00-2:00pm.  Lunch served at 12:45pm.

Friday, Oct. 31
New England IP Colloquium Nicholson Price 
Sargent Hall Room 325, 10:30am-12:00pm. 
Open to Faculty and Students.

Wednesday, Nov. 5
Donahue Lecture 
Paulette Brown 
Partner and Chief Diversity Officer  
Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP 
"Balancing Governmental Interests and Private Rights 50 Years Post Miranda" 
Large Moot Court Room 425, 4:00pm. Reception to follow in the Faculty Dining Room. 
Open to the Law School Community.

Thursday, Nov. 6
Faculty Workshop 
Fiona Smith 
Professor of International Economic Law University of Warwick 
Topic TBA 
Faculty Dining Room, 1:00-2:00pm.  Lunch served at 12:45pm.

Thursday, Nov. 13
Faculty Workshop 
Charles P. Kindregan 
Professor of Law Suffolk University Law School 
"Dead Soldiers and their Posthumously Conceived Children"  
Faculty Meeting Room, 12:30-1:30pm.  Lunch served at 12:15pm.

Monday, Nov. 17
Faculty Exchange 
Thomas McDonnell 
Professor of Law Pace Law School 
"The Egyptian Coup, the United States, and the Genesis of Islamic Terrorism" 
Faculty Dining Room, 1:00-2:00pm.  Lunch served at 12:45pm. 

Spring 2014

Thursday, Jan. 23
Faculty Brown Bag Event: Google Glass
Prof. Andrew Perlman
Faculty Dining Room, noon-1:30 p.m.

Thursday, Jan. 23
Faculty Colloquium
Prof. Patrick Shin
Faculty Meeting Room, 2-3 p.m.

Tuesday, Jan. 28
Faculty Exchange Speaker
Prof. Samuel J. Levine (Touro Law Center)
Faculty Meeting Room, 12:30-2 p.m.

Thursday, Jan. 30
Faculty Colloquium
Prof. Stephanie Hartung
Faculty Meeting Room, 2-3 p.m.

Tuesday, Feb. 4
Health Law & Policy Forum
Prof. Elliott S. Fisher, M.D., M.P.H.
Function Room, 1st Floor, 4 p.m.
Reception to follow at 5 p.m.
Open to the law school community.

Wednesday, Feb. 5
Pre-Tenure Faculty Workshop
Corcoran Room, noon-2 p.m. (pre-tenure faculty only)

Thursday, Feb. 6
Teaching Committee Workshop/Presentation
Prof. Sophie Sparrow
Faculty Meeting Room, noon-2 p.m. (Lunch at Noon; speaker 12:30-2 p.m.)

Wednesday, Feb. 12
Pre-Tenure Faculty Workshop
Corcoran Room, noon-2 p.m. (Pre-Tenure faculty only)

Thursday, Feb. 13
POSTPONED DUE TO WEATHER UNTIL MARCH 6
Faculty Exchange Speaker
Prof. Deborah Kearns (Albany)
Faculty Meeting Room, 12:30-2 p.m.

Thursday, Feb. 13
Donahue Lecture Series
Carmen M. Ortiz, U.S. Attorney, D. Mass.
"Protecting the People: A Federal Law Enforcement Perspective"
Moot Courtroom, 4-5 p.m.
Open to the law school community.

Thursday, March 6
NEW DATE Faculty Exchange Speaker
Prof. Deborah Kearns (Albany)
Faculty Meeting Room, Lunch served at 12;15 p.m. Talk begins at 12:30.

Friday, March 21
New England IP Colloquium
Prof. Deborah Gerhart (UNC Law)
10:30 a.m.-Noon, Classroom 205

Thursday, March 27
Law & Society Speaker
Dean Kevin Johnson (U. California-Davis)
Faculty Meeting Room, 12:30-2 p.m.

Tuesday, April 1
Health Law & Policy Forum
Prof. Jennifer Prah Ruger
Talk at 4 p.m. Reception to follow at 5 p.m.
Open to the law school community.

Thursday, April 3
Faculty Exchange Speaker
Prof. Sudha Setty (Western New England Law)
Faculty Dining Room, 12:30-2 p.m.

Thursday, April 3
Donahue Lecture Series
Prof. Intisar Rabb (Harvard Law School)
"Against Qadi Justice"
Moot Courtroom, 4-5 p.m.
Open to the law school community.

Thursday, April 10
RESCHEDULED to April 24
Faculty Exchange Speaker
Prof. Rachel Rosenbloom (Northeastern Law)
Faculty Meeting Room, 12:30-2 p.m.

Thursday, April 17
Faculty Exchange Speaker
Prof. Alex Matamoros (CUNY)
Faculty Meeting Room, 12:30-2 p.m.

Tuesday, April 22
Law & Society Speaker
Prof. Lawrence Donnelly (NUI Galway)
Topic: Clinical Legal Education in Ireland
Faculty Dining Room, Lunch at 12:30 p.m., Talk 1-2 p.m.

Thursday, April 24
NEW DATE
Faculty Exchange Speaker
Prof. Rachel Rosenbloom (Northeastern Law)
Faculty Meeting Room, 12:30-2 p.m.

Thursday, May 1
Law & Society Speaker
Prof. David Orentlicher (Indiana - McKinney School of Law)
Topic: The Case for a Bipartisan Executive Branch
Lunch at 12:30 p.m., Talk at 1 p.m.