Law School lectures, addresses, conferences and workshops include those of various student organizations and events (e.g., the Black Law Student Association, the Penn Latin American Law Students Association, and the Edwin R. Keedy Cup Competition), the School’s institutes and centers (e.g., the Quattrone Center for the Fair Administration of Justice, the Center for Ethics and the Rule of Law, the Center for Technology, Innovation and Competition, and the Toll Public Interest Center), as well as distinguished lectures (e.g., The Leon C. & June W. Holt Lecture in International Law and the Paul G. Haaga, Jr. Lecture in Law, Government, and Public Policy).

The collection also includes bibliographies, prepared by Biddle Law Library staff, for further reading on the subject matter of some of the events.

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Submissions from 2019

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Announcement of Sisi Virginia Khmapepe: "25 Years After Apartheid: Looking to the Past, Looking to the Future: Lessons Learned on Nation-Building, Democracy, and Reconciliation" (10/16/19)

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Announcement of Tax Law & Policy Seminar: Mitchell Kane: "Collecting the Rent: The Global Battle to Capture MNE Profits" (10/16/19)

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Announcement of Carol Tracy: "Justice for Survivors" (10/15/19)

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Announcement of Center for Ethics & the Rule of Law Book Talk: Julie Salomon: "An Innocent Bystander: The Killing of Leon Klinghoffer" (10/10/19)

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Announcement of Legal History Workshop: Daniel LaChance: "Ms. Miller's Constitution: Civil Liberties and the Radical Right in Cold War America" (10/10/19)

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Announcement of Sanjukta Paul: "Disrupting Contracts" (10/10/19)

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Announcement of Women, Law, & Leadership Lab: Salomé Cisnal (10/8/19)

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Announcement of Center for Technology, Innovation and Competition Panel Discussion: "Current Issues in Law and Technology" (10/2/19)

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Selected Bibliography for Center for Technology, Innovation and Competition Panel Discussion: "Current Issues in Law and Technology" (10/2/19)

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Announcement of Women, Law, & Leadership Lab: Maria-Pia Hope and Rachel Vogelstein (10/1/19)

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Announcement of Center for Ethics & the Rule of Law Conference: "Ethical Challenges in the Development of New Weaponry" (9/26/19)

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Announcement of Steven S. Goldberg & Jolley Bruce Christman Lecture in Education Law: Nikole Hannah-Jones: "Why Integration Matters: The Ongoing Segregation of Schools in the 21st Century" (9/25/19)

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Announcement of Rick Garnett: "Religious Freedom and the Establishment Clause Post-American Legion" (9/18/19)

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Announcement of Center for Ethics & the Rule of Law Book Talk: David McCraw: "Truth in Our Times: Inside the Fight for Press Freedom in the Age of Alternative Facts" (9/17/19)

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Announcement of Women, Law, & Leadership Lab: Natalie Jabangwe & Kamakshi Sivaramakrishnan (9/17/19)

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Announcement of Women, Law, & Leadership Lab: Wilma Wallace & Marissa Wesely (9/10/19)

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Announcement of Women, Law, & Leadership Lab: Linda Addision (9/3/19)

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Announcement of One Child, Many Hands Conference (6/5-7/19)

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Announcement of Quattrone Center Book Event: Emily Bazelon: "Charged: The New Movement to Transform American Prosecution and End Mass Incarceration" (4/19/19)

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Announcement of Clinical Legal Studies Workshop: Anna Carpenter and Colleen Shanahan: "Studying the 'New' Civil Judges" (4/18/19)

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Announcement of Elyn Saks: "The Center Cannot Hold: My Life as a Patient and Legal Professional" (4/18/19)

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Announcement of Chancery Court Program: "Controllers as Sellers: Just What Are the Conflicts and How Well Has the Law Addressed Them?" (4/16/19)

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Announcement of Law and Economics Seminar: Amanda Agan: "Salary Disclosure and Hiring: Field Experimental Evidence from a Two-Sided Audit Study" (4/16/19)

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Announcement of Center for Ethics and the Rule of Law Book Talk: Kathleen Hall Jamieson: "Cyberwar: How Russian Hackers and Trolls Helped Elect a President--What We Don't, Can't, and Do Know" (4/11/19)

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Announcement of Law and Entrepreneurship Lecture: John Schultz: "China Inc.--What It Means for American Innovation and Entrepreneurship" (4/10/19)

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Announcement of Panel Discussion: "The Opioid Epidemic and the Criminalization of Pregnancy" (4/10/19)

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Selected Bibliography for Law and Entrepreneurship Lecture: John Schultz: "China Inc.--What It Means for American Innovation and Entrepreneurship" (4/10/19)

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Selected Bibliography for Panel Discussion: "The Opioid Epidemic and the Criminalization of Pregnancy" (4/10/19)

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Announcement of Fu Yulin: Roundtable Discussion on Judicial Reofrm in China (4/8/19)

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Announcement of Center for Asian Law Conference: "Courts, Law, and Politics in the United States and Asia" (4/5-6/19)

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Selected Bibliography for Center for Asian Law Conference: "Courts, Law, and Politics in the United States and Asia" (4/5-6/19)

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Announcement of Center for Neuroscience & Society Public Talk: David Nutt: "Time to put brain science, not politics, at the centre of drug policy" (4/4/19)

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Announcement of Center for Technology, Innovation and Competition Conference: "Year in Review: Law and Technology" (4/3/2019)

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Announcement of Jason Ahern and Mark Nevitt: "On The Border: Operational Ground Truths and Legal Questions" (4/3/19)

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Selected Bibliography for Center for Technology, Innovation and Competition Conference: "Year in Review: Law and Technology" (4/3/2019)

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Announcement of Book Talk: Lara Bazelon: "Rectify: The Power of Restorative Justice after Wrongful Conviction" (4/2/19)

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Announcement of Weixia Gu and Pasha Hsieh: "The Developing World of Arbitration and Trade Dynamics in Asia" (4/1/19)

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Announcement of Legal History Workshop: Karl Shoemaker: "The Devil's Justice" (3/28/19)

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Announcement of Constitutional Law Speaker: Mary Anne Franks: "The Cult of Free Speech" (3/27/19)

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Announcement of Penn Law International Arbitration Association Conference (3/22/19)

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Announcement of Law & Candidacy Seminar: Conor Lamb and Madeleine Dean (3/21/19)

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Announcement of Chancery Court Program: "Controllers as Buyers: Has the MFW Framework Struck a Sensible Balance?” (3/19/19)

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Announcement of Law and Economics Seminar: Paige Skiba: "Time to Repay or Time to Delay? The Effect of Having More Time Before a Payday Loan is Due" (3/19/19)

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Announcement of Public Law Workshop: Daphna Renan: "The President's Two Bodies" (3/19/19)

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Anouncement of Law Review and Penn Law Immigrant Rights Project Author Lunch: Eisha Jain: "Rethinkling Immigration Enforcement" (3/19/19)

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Announcement of Law Review Author Talk: Stephen Rushin: "Police Disciplinary Appeals" (3/14/19)

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Announcement of Center for Technology, Innovation and Competition Panel Discussion: "Free Speech vs. Bad Taste: Can FUCT be Registered as a Trademark?" (3/13/19)

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Selected Bibliography for Center for Technology, Innovation and Competition Panel Discussion: "Free Speech vs. Bad Taste: Can FUCT be Registered as a Trademark?" (3/13/19)

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Announcement of Theodore J. Boutrous Jr.: "Defamation Today: A Tool of Vindication or Vengeance?" (2/27/19)

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Announcement of Caroline Zelaznik & Joseph S. Gruss Lecture in Talmudic Civil Law: David Flatto: "Impeachment and the Afterlife: Insights from Jewish Law on a Basic Constitutional Ambiguity" (2/26/19)

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Announcement of Law and Economics Seminar: Ray Fisman: "Hall of Mirrors: Corporate Philanthropy and Strategic Advocacy" (2/26/19)

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Selected Bibliography for Caroline Zelaznik & Joseph S. Gruss Lecture in Talmudic Civil Law: David Flatto: "Impeachment and the Afterlife: Insights from Jewish Law on a Basic Constitutional Ambiguity" (2/26/19)

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Announcement of Amy Coney Barrett: "Originalism: Why We Should Live with Our Dead Constitution" (2/25/19)

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Announcement of Asian Pacific American Law Student Association Conference: "Forging Ahead: Confronting Today’s Global Challenges" (2/16/19)

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Selected Bibliography for Asian Pacific American Law Student Association Conference: "Forging Ahead: Confronting Today’s Global Challenges" (2/16/19)

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Announcement of Law and Economics Seminar: Jeremy Tobacman: "Predictive Analytics and Smart Disclosure" (2/15/19)

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Announcement of Center for Ethics and the Rule of Law Book Talk: "Presidential Power and the Current Crisis of Executive Authority" (2/14/19)

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Announcement of Kiyoteru Tsutsui: "Rights Make Might: Global Human Rights and Minority Social Movements in Japan" (2/11/19)

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Announcement of Black Law Student Association Sadie Alexander Conference: "Exploitation of the Black Body: How Healthcare Laws Impact the Black Community" (2/9/19)

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Selected Bibliography for Black Law Student Association Sadie Alexander Conference: "Exploitation of the Black Body: How Healthcare Laws Impact the Black Community" (2/9/19)

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Announcement of Center for Ethics and the Rule of Law Conference: "Reporting on National Security: What is the Media’s Role?" (2/7/19)

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Selected Bibliography for Center for Ethics and the Rule of Law Conference: "Reporting on National Security: What is the Media’s Role?" (2/7/19)

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Announcement of Legal History/Constitutional Law/Wharton Legal Studies Workshop: Jed Shugerman, Ethan Leib and Andrew Kent: "Faithful Execution and Article II" (2/6/19)

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Announcement of Panel Discussion: Paul Larkin and David Rudovsky: "The Future of Medical Marijuana" (2/6/19)

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Announcement of Penn Intellectual Property Group Lecture: Tim Irving: "You Would Not Look Good In An Orange Jumpsuit: Avoiding Unclean Hands and Inequitable Conduct" (2/5/19)

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Announcement of Randy Barnett: "The Myth of Substantive Due Process" (1/31/19)

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Announcement of Law and Economics Seminar: Sarath Sanga: "Network Effects in Corporate Governance" (1/29/19)

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Announcement of the 2019 Edwin R. Keedy Cup (1/24/19)

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Announcement of Josh Blackman: "Texas v. United States: The Constitutionality of Obamacare" (1/23/19)

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Announcement of Latinx Law Students Association Conference and "La Gran Fiesta" (1/18/19)

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Selected Bibliography for Latinx Law Students Association Conference and "La Gran Fiesta" (1/18/19)

Submissions from 2018

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Announcement of Institute for Law and Philosophy Workshop: Nico Cornell: "Competition Wrongs" (12/10/18)

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Announcement of Center for Technology, Innovation and Competition Panel Discussion: "Hot Topics in Antitrust" (12/5/18)

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Selected Bibliography for Center for Technology, Innovation and Competition Panel Discussion: "Hot Topics in Antitrust" (12/5/18)

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Announcement of Fernando Chang-Muy and Stephanie Schwartz: "No Refuge - The Migrant Caravan and International Human Rights Law" (11/27/18)

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Announcement of Innovation in Prosecution Summit (11/15-16/18)

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Announcement of James Li: "China and the ‘Responsibility to Protect’ in International Law" (11/15/18)

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Announcement of Legal History Consortium Workshop: Anna Lvovsky (11/15/18)

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Selected Bibliography for Innovation in Prosecution Summit (11/15-16/18)

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Announcement of Richard Abel: "Terrorism Prosecutions and Guantanamo Bay: What is the Rule of Law in a Post-9/11 America?" (11/14/18)

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Announcement of Law & Etrepreneurship Lecture: Osagie Imasogie: "Intellectual Property – The New Global Currency” (11/13/18)

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Selected Bibliography for Law & Etrepreneurship Lecture: Osagie Imasogie: "Intellectual Property – The New Global Currency” (11/13/18)

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Announcement of Leadership Institute for Diplomacy and the Law (11/9/18)

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Announcement of Public Keynote: "Addressing Challenges in the 21st Century Through Diplomacy" (11/9/18)

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Announcement of Journal of Law and Social Change Author Spotlight: Yvette Pappoe: "The Shortcomings of Title VII for the Black Female Plaintiff” (11/8/18)

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Announcement of Panel Discussion: "Opportunity Zones and Inclusive Community Development, Hosted by John Legend" (11/8/18)

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Announcement of Carrie Severino and Mitchell Berman: "The Legacy of Justice Clarence Thomas" (11/7/18)

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Announcement of Center for Technology, Innovation, and Competition Panel Discussion: "Assessing the Digital Millennium Copyright Act Twenty Years Later" (11/7/18)

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Announcement of Panel Discussion: "An End to Gerrymandering: A Methodology for Neutral Redistricting" (11/7/18)

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Announcement of the Hon. Leon A. Higginbotham Lecture: Maya Wiley: "Race and Sex in the Time of Trump" (11/7/18)

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Announcement of Hidetaka Hirota: "The Genealogy of Alien Contract Labor Law" (11/5/18)

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Announcement of Center for Ethics and the Rule of Law Keynote Panel: "Foreign Intereference in the Democratic Process: Countdown to the Midterms" (11/2/18)

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Announcement of Center for Ethics and the Rule of Law Public Keynote: "Foreign Interference in the Democratic Process: Countdown to the Midterms" (11/2/18)

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Announcement of Center for Ethics and the Rule of Law Conference: "Democracy in the Crosshairs: Cyber Interference, Dark Money and Foreign Influence" (11/1-3/18)

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Announcement of Center for Neuroscience & Society Panel Discussion: "All About Vaping: Science, Policy, and Society" (11/1/18)

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Announcement of Michael Buchwald: "Election Interference and the Impact of a Polarized Electorate" (11/1/18)

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Announcement of the Paul G. Haaga, Jr. Lecture in Law. Government, and Public Policy: H. R. McMaster: "Russian New Generation Warfare and the Threat to the Free World" (11/1/18)

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Selected Bibliography for Center for Neuroscience & Society Panel Discussion: "All About Vaping: Science, Policy, and Society" (11/1/18)

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Selected Bibliography for the Paul G. Haaga, Jr. Lecture in Law. Government, and Public Policy: H. R. McMaster: "Russian New Generation Warfare and the Threat to the Free World" (11/1/18)

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Announcement of Neomi Rao: "A Progress Report on Regulatory Reform" (10/30/18)