Tuesday, October 21, 2014
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Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=1#1">Tuesday, October 21, 2014</A>]Tuesday, October 21, 2014
12:00 PM
1L Resume Workshop
First-year students will learn the basics of creating a legal resume and will get hands on experience applying MS Word shortcuts to make formatting resumes easier. Students must attend one of these sessions (Oct. 21 at noon, 4 p.m. or 5:30 p.m.).
Contact: Patrice Hayden
Sponsor: Career Services

WB152
12:00 PM
Faculty Ideas in Progress with Professor Brandon Garrett
Professor Garrett will discuss "End of its Rope: Why is the American Death Penalty Dying?" with students who sign up in advance at lawevents@virginia.edu. The American death penalty is disappearing. Why is this decline occurring at the same time across states with different death penalty statutes and procedures? Garrett is interested in pursuing a project on the topic, beginning with a detailed analysis of Virginia cases. The project may expand further to Texas and other states.
Contact: TERI JOHNSON
Sponsor: Dean's Office

WB121
03:45 PM
Meditation Break
Take a 15-minute breather from a busy day of classes, work and studying in the Library’s Klaus Room (second floor). Follow a guided audio meditation on relaxing with the breath, boosting positive emotions and improving focus. This break is open to everyone. No prior meditation experience or registration is required.
Contact: Kristin Glover
Sponsor: Law Library

Klaus Reading Room (WB278)
04:00 PM
1L Resume Workshop
First-year students will learn the basics of creating a legal resume and will get hands on experience applying MS Word shortcuts to make formatting resumes easier. Students must attend one of these sessions (Oct. 21 at noon, 4 p.m. or 5:30 p.m.).
Contact: Patrice Hayden
Sponsor: Career Services

WB152
05:30 PM
1L Resume Workshop
First-year students will learn the basics of creating a legal resume and will get hands on experience applying MS Word shortcuts to make formatting resumes easier. Students must attend one of these sessions (Oct. 21 at noon, 4 p.m. or 5:30 p.m.).
Contact: Patrice Hayden
Sponsor: Career Services

WB152
Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=2#2">Wednesday, October 22, 2014</A>]Wednesday, October 22, 2014
05:00 PM
Law & Public Service Program Information Session
Profs. Josh Bowers and Anne Coughlin will host an information session for potential applicants to the Law & Public Service Program. The program is designed to offer a select group of students the opportunity to receive intensive and appropriate training that will prepare them for a career in public service. Each year, up to 20 first-year students will be admitted to the program. Another five slots will be held open for second-year students. The professors and two students from the program will present and answer questions.
Contact: Josh Bowers
Sponsor: Law and Public Service Program

WB152
Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=3#3">Thursday, October 23, 2014</A>]Thursday, October 23, 2014
11:30 AM
Symposium: Does Disclosure Have a Future?
In light of the longstanding dissatisfaction with how disclosures have failed to inform consumers and new work suggesting that disclosure should be replaced by a new regulatory regime geared toward changing default choices, this two-day conference will explore whether disclosure has an important role to play in consumer financial regulation in the future, or whether it is a relic that should be replaced. Dean Paul Mahoney, scholars and corporate executives will offer their insights. The event is free and open to students, but breakfast and lunch are for invited guests only.
Contact: TERI JOHNSON
Sponsor: Law & Business Program

Purcell Reading Room
11:45 AM
Russian Annexations in Ukraine: Death Blow to the UN Charter?
Professor Jeremy Rabkin of George Mason Law School and UVA Law's John Setear will discuss Russian annexations in Ukraine and the impact on the UN. Rabkin sits on the board of directors for the U.S. Institute of Peace.
Contact: Jessica Wagner
Sponsor: Federalist Society

WB126
01:00 PM
ABLE Organization Meet-up
Action for a Better Living Environment members will talk about mentoring opportunities with children from the area, as well as up coming scheduled events.
Contact: Jennifer Carl
Sponsor: Action for a Better Living Environment (ABLE)

WB105
05:00 PM
Choosing International Law Courses
A panel discussion with Professors Setear, Versteeg and Rutherglen on choosing international law courses.
Contact: Megan Wasson
Sponsor: John Bassett Moore Society of International Law

WB154
05:30 PM - 07:30 PM
Young Alumni Reception in Norfolk
The University of Virginia Law School Alumni Association cordially invites you to join fellow Norfolk-area young alumni for a cocktail reception at Todd Jurichs Bistro from 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Contact: Ellen Walker
Sponsor: Alumni Association

Todd Jurichs Bistro
Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=4#4">Friday, October 24, 2014</A>]Friday, October 24, 2014
08:00 AM
Symposium: Does Disclosure Have a Future?
In light of the longstanding dissatisfaction with how disclosures have failed to inform consumers and new work suggesting that disclosure should be replaced by a new regulatory regime geared toward changing default choices, this two-day conference will explore whether disclosure has an important role to play in consumer financial regulation in the future, or whether it is a relic that should be replaced. Dean Paul Mahoney, scholars and corporate executives will offer their insights. The event is free and open to students, but breakfast and lunch are for invited guests only.
Contact: TERI JOHNSON
Sponsor: Law & Business Program

Purcell Reading Room
08:30 AM - 05:00 PM
Symposium: The Future of Immigration Enforcement
Doris Meissner, senior fellow at the Migration Policy Institute and former commissioner of the U.S. Immigration and Naturalization Service, will be the keynote speaker. Panels will focus on federal interior immigration enforcement and the role of cooperative federalism in improving enforcement. This symposium will honor UVA Law professor David Martin, a leading expert in the field of immigration law.
Contact: TERI JOHNSON
Sponsor: Dean's Office

Caplin Pavilion
11:30 AM
1L Cover Letters, the Basics
Annie Kim and Kevin Donovan will walk you through the drafting of a cover letter and how cover letters differ depending on the employer to which you are applying. This session is repeated at 3:30 p.m. 1L students must attend one of these sessions.
Contact: Patrice Hayden
Sponsor: Career Services

WB152
03:30 PM
1L Cover Letters, the Basics
Annie Kim and Kevin Donovan will walk you through the drafting of a cover letter and how cover letters differ depending on the employer to which you are applying.
Contact: Patrice Hayden
Sponsor: Career Services

WB152
03:30 PM
Faculty Workshop with Eric Talley
Eric Talley of Berkeley Law will discuss his paper, “Corporate Inversions and the Unbundling of Regulatory Competition.” Refreshments will be provided.
Contact: Melinda Carpenter
Sponsor: Faculty

Faculty Lounge
04:00 PM - 06:00 PM
Halloween Carnival
The annual carnival offers fun and games for children of Law School students, faculty and staff, and will include a variety of activities such as a bean bag toss, face painting, lollipop tree, donut races, ring toss, a raffle and a costume competition with prizes as well as other traditional carnival games. Sections will also be handing out candy and hot cider will be served. Families are encouraged to attend in costume.
Contact: Sophia Gassman
Sponsor: First Year Council; Student Bar Association (SBA)

Spies Garden
Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=5#5">Saturday, October 25, 2014</A>]Saturday, October 25, 2014
09:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Pancakes for Parkinson's
Pancakes for Parkinson's will serve free pancakes on the Lawn, educate people about Parkinson's Disease and collect donations to benefit the Michael J. Fox Foundation.
Contact: Lizzy Attiliis
Sponsor: Pancakes for Parkinson's

The Lawn
Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=6#6">Monday, October 27, 2014</A>]Monday, October 27, 2014
11:30 AM
Legal History Workshop with Rohit De
Rohit De of Yale University will present.
Contact: Delores Clatterbuck
Sponsor: Faculty

Faculty Lounge
12:00 PM
First-Year Class Meeting
First-year class meeting to discuss spring elective course enrollment. Dean Paul Mahoney and three faculty members will offer guidance regarding the selection of 1L spring elective courses.
Contact: Cary Bennett
Sponsor: Student Records

Caplin Auditorium
05:00 PM
1L NALP Mail Merge Session
Learn how to prepare your law firm cover letters using a mail merge template. This session repeats on Oct. 29 at 12:30 p.m.
Contact: Patrice Hayden
Sponsor: Career Services

WB152
05:30 PM
1L Firm Resources
Which firms have summer associate programs? What do you need to know about the firms to which you are applying? Find out how to research the various firms and what they do. This session repeats Oct. 31 at noon.
Contact: Patrice Hayden
Sponsor: Career Services

WB152
Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=7#7">Tuesday, October 28, 2014</A>]Tuesday, October 28, 2014
12:00 PM - 01:00 PM
Winter Pro Bono Orientation Session
The Pro Bono Program will offer two orientation sessions for those students interested in participating in a winter break pro bono project. We will cover procedures and offer helpful tips on how to create projects and contact potential supervisors. All students interested in volunteering for a winter break pro bono project should plan to attend one of the sessions.
Contact: Andrew Broaddus
Sponsor: Public Service Center

WB152
Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=8#8">Wednesday, October 29, 2014</A>]Wednesday, October 29, 2014
09:45 AM
Acceptable Risks: Reconciling Pesticide Registration with Endangered Species Protection
The Virginia Environmental Law Journal presents its annual symposium.
Contact: Emiline Musarra
Sponsor: Virginia Environmental Law Journal

Caplin Pavilion
12:00 PM
Changes in Public Opinion and Legal Rhetoric Surrounding Same-Sex Marriage - Brown Bag Lunch and Q&A with Professor Kerry Abrams
Contact: Hillary Taylor
Sponsor: Lambda Law Alliance

WB105
12:00 PM
Judicial Internships Overview
In this session, presented by the Office of Judicial Clerkships, 1Ls will learn about the different types of judicial internships available, the merits of each, and how to get these positions. This session repeats on Oct. 31 at 12:30 p.m.
Contact: Patrice Hayden
Sponsor: Career Services

WB152
12:00 PM
SBA Forum
SBA will host its weekly meeting at a special time and in a larger venue. Students are encouraged to voice any thoughts, concerns, or ideas in the wake of the Student Conduct Committee Orientation session. All law students are welcome to attend.
Contact: Jacqueline Bechara
Sponsor: Student Bar Association (SBA)

WB126
12:00 PM
The Fight Against ISIS - Domestic and International Legal Issues of U.S. Presence in Syria
Professors Ashley Deeks and John Harrison, and LTC Ryan Dowdy from the JAG School will speak about domestic and international legal issues regarding the United States' presence in Syria in the fight against ISIS. The event will be moderated by Professor Saikrishna Prakash. Panelists will answer audience questions and food will be provided.
Contact: Jean Zhuang
Sponsor: John Bassett Moore Society of International Law

Purcell Reading Room
12:30 PM
1L NALP Mail Merge Session
Learn how to prepare your law firm cover letters using a mail merge template.
Contact: Patrice Hayden
Sponsor: Career Services

WB152
05:00 PM
Networking 101
1L Students: Learn to work a room, make the most of receptions, and best practices for utilizing your personal network. This program repeats on Oct. 31 at 1 p.m.
Contact: Patrice Hayden
Sponsor: Career Services

WB152
06:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Alumni Reception in Houston
Join Dean Paul Mahoney and Houston-area Law alumni for a reception at the Four Seasons Hotel.
Contact: Ellen Walker
Sponsor: Alumni Association

Four Seasons Hotel
Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=9#9">Thursday, October 30, 2014</A>]Thursday, October 30, 2014
11:30 AM
"Tipping the Scales? Testing for Political Influence on Public Corruption Prosecutions" Law and Economics Colloquium with Marit Rehavi
Marit Rehavi of University of British Columbia will present his paper, co-authored by Brendan Nyhan from Dartmouth. Faculty are invited to attend.
Contact: Melinda Carpenter
Sponsor: John M. Olin Program

Faculty Lounge
11:45 AM
Alumni Luncheon in Dallas
Join Dean Paul Mahoney and Dallas-area Law alumni for a buffet luncheon at the Belo Mansion. A pre-luncheon reception will be held from 11:45 a.m. to 12:15 p.m., and lunch will be served at 12:15 p.m.
Contact: Ellen Walker
Sponsor: Alumni Association

Belo Mansion
01:00 PM - 02:00 PM
Winter Pro Bono Orientation Session
The Pro Bono Program will offer two orientation sessions for those students interested in participating in a winter break pro bono project. We will cover procedures and offer helpful tips on how to create projects and contact potential supervisors. All students interested in volunteering for a winter break pro bono project should plan to attend one of the sessions.
Contact: Andrew Broaddus
Sponsor: Public Service Center

WB152
Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=10#10">Friday, October 31, 2014</A>]Friday, October 31, 2014
12:00 PM
1L Firm Resources
Which firms have summer associate programs? What do you need to know about the firms to which you are applying? Find out how to research the various firms and what they do.
Contact: Patrice Hayden
Sponsor: Career Services

WB152
01:00 PM
Networking 101
1L Students: Learn to work a room, make the most of receptions, and best practices for utilizing your personal network.
Contact: Patrice Hayden
Sponsor: Career Services

WB152
03:30 PM
"Do the Merits Matter? Evidence from Options Backdating Derivative Litigation," Faculty Workshop with Quinn Curtis
Quinn Curtis will discuss his paper. Refreshments will be provided.
Contact: Melinda Carpenter
Sponsor: Faculty

Faculty Lounge
Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=11#11">Monday, November 3, 2014</A>]Monday, November 3, 2014
12:00 PM
Interviewing with Law Firms
As 1Ls gear up for meeting with law firms, this program will decode what questions to expect and how to present yourself during a firm interview or informal chat. This program repeats on Nov. 5 at 5 p.m.
Contact: Patrice Hayden
Sponsor: Career Services

WB152
12:00 PM - 01:00 PM
Faculty Lunch Workshop with Lincoln Caplan
Lincoln Caplan, a visiting lecturer at Yale Law School who is also teaching a short course at UVA Law this semester, will talk about the late Anthony Lewis, the longtime New York Times columnist, his role in Americans’ understanding of the modern Supreme Court, and the important influence on Lewis’ work (and thus of Americans’ understanding) of Hart & Wechsler’s "Federal Courts and the Federal System."
Contact: Anne Coughlin
Sponsor: Faculty

Faculty Lounge
12:30 PM
Interviewing with Public Service Employers
Representatives from the Public Service Center will discuss how to prepare to talk with various public sector employees and will provide sample questions with "good" and "bad" answers. This program will repeat on Nov. 5 at 1 p.m.
Contact: Patrice Hayden
Sponsor: Public Service Center

WB154
05:00 PM
Dressing for Success
1Ls are invited to join the Career Services Staff for a fun and informative program on proper interview and reception attire. This program repeats on Nov. 6 at noon.
Contact: Patrice Hayden
Sponsor: Career Services

WB152
Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=12#12">Tuesday, November 4, 2014</A>]Tuesday, November 4, 2014
12:30 PM
Financing Your Public Service Career and Summer Internships
Advice from Jennifer Hulvey, Director of Financial Aid, and Dean Annie Kim about funding sources and financial management.
Contact: Patrice Hayden
Sponsor: CARE (Child Advocacy Research and Education)

WB154
01:00 PM
Professional Communications
For the 1Ls: As you gear up for your summer job search, come hear Dean Kevin Donovan walk through how to put your best foot forward in your communications with legal employers. Learn how tone and format can affect your brand and best practices for your electronic and in-person communications. This program will repeat on Nov. 6 at 5 p.m.
Contact: Patrice Hayden
Sponsor: Career Services

WB152
04:30 PM
Screening of "The Confessions"
Join the Virginia Innocence Project's pro bono student group for a screening and discussion of "The Confessions," a documentary on the Norfolk Four. Professors Braga, Garrett, Bowers, Coughlin,and Enright will lead the panel discussion. Bellair sandwiches will be provided.
Contact: Natalie Villalon
Sponsor: Virginia Innocence Project Student Group

WB101
Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=13#13">Wednesday, November 5, 2014</A>]Wednesday, November 5, 2014
05:00 PM
3L Drinks & Business
An opportunity for 3L and LL.M. students to vote for a Charge to the Class speaker and other faculty and staff members to participate in the graduation ceremony. Food and refreshments will be served.
Contact: Ashley Singletary-Claffee
Sponsor: Student Bar Association (SBA)

Caplin Pavilion
05:00 PM
Interviewing with Law Firms
As 1Ls gear up for meeting with law firms, this program will decode what questions to expect and how to present yourself during a firm interview or informal chat.
Contact: Patrice Hayden
Sponsor: Career Services

WB152
Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=14#14">Thursday, November 6, 2014</A>]Thursday, November 6, 2014
12:00 PM
Dressing for Success
1Ls are invited to join the Career Services Staff for a fun and informative program on proper interview and reception attire.
Contact: Patrice Hayden
Sponsor: Career Services

WB152
04:00 PM
The Kill Versus No-Kill Debate: Which Animal Shelters Are Most Humane?
Whether kill or no-kill shelters are better for animals has long been a contentious issue among animal advocates. Nathan Winograd, founder of the No Kill Advocacy Center, and Jeffrey Kerr, general counsel and senior vice president of corporate affairs for PETA, will present and debate the merits of the two philosophies. Refreshments will be served.
Contact: Jacqueline Kerin
Sponsor: Virginia Animal Law Society

Purcell Reading Room
05:00 PM
Professional Communications
For the 1Ls: As you gear up for your summer job search, come hear Dean Kevin Donovan walk through how to put your best foot forward in your communications with legal employers. Learn how tone and format can affect your brand and best practices for your electronic and in-person communications.
Contact: Patrice Hayden
Sponsor: Career Services

WB152
Fall Board and Council Meetings
The Board of Trustees and Alumni Council come together in Charlottesville for the two-day fall 2014 meeting.
Contact: Ellen Walker
Sponsor: Alumni Association

Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=15#15">Friday, November 7, 2014</A>]Friday, November 7, 2014
03:30 PM
Faculty Workshop with Michael Gilbert
Michael Gilbert will present. Refreshments will be provided.
Contact: Melinda Carpenter
Sponsor: Faculty

Faculty Lounge
08:00 PM - 12:00 PM
PILA Auction
An evening of dancing and donations to benefit PILA. To donate or ask questions, contact Elizabeth D'Aunno.
Contact: Elizabeth D'Aunno
Sponsor: Public Interest Law Association (PILA)

Omni Charlottesville Hotel
Fall Board and Council Meetings
The Board of Trustees and Alumni Council come together in Charlottesville for the two-day fall 2014 meeting.
Contact: Ellen Walker
Sponsor: Alumni Association

Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=16#16">Monday, November 10, 2014</A>]Monday, November 10, 2014
11:30 AM
Legal History Workshop with Jim Loeffler
Jim Loeffler of UVA will present.
Contact: Delores Clatterbuck
Sponsor: Faculty

Faculty Lounge
Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=17#17">Thursday, November 13, 2014</A>]Thursday, November 13, 2014
11:30 AM
Law and Economics Colloquium with Adam Levitin
Adam Levitin of Georgetown Law will present. Faculty are invited to attend.
Contact: Melinda Carpenter
Sponsor: John M. Olin Program

Faculty Lounge
Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=18#18">Friday, November 14, 2014</A>]Friday, November 14, 2014
11:30 AM
Are You Destined to Deal? The Traits of Successful Dealmakers
Wondering if a big firm transactional practice is the right fit for you? Jim Donovan, a managing director at Goldman Sachs, will discuss what kinds of people enjoy corporate work and are ultimately successful in that field. Donovan earned a J.D. and an M.B.A. before joining Goldman Sachs as an investment banker, and he has worked with many different lawyers on major transactions for the past 20 years.
Contact: Sarah Esterhay
Sponsor: Career Services

WB128
03:30 PM
Faculty Workshop with Ganesh Sitaraman
Ganesh Sitaraman of Vanderbilt University will discuss his paper. Refreshments will be provided.
Contact: Melinda Carpenter
Sponsor: Faculty

Faculty Lounge
Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=19#19">Monday, November 17, 2014</A>]Monday, November 17, 2014
11:30 AM
Our Soldiers Speak: Commander of the IDF's International Law Department Speaks About International Military Force
Lt. Col. Dr. Shamir-Borer holds a doctorate from NYU and is an active, serving member of the international law branch of the Israeli Defense Forces. He is intimately involved in the planning and implementation of military operations. He will present on the subject of “the legal challenges of asymmetrical warfare.” In this presentation he will analyze and outline the legal merits and demerits of the prosecution of wars by western democracies when faced by non-state actors. Shamir-Borer will highlight and outline aspects of the subject matter that are common to those challenges faced by the U.S. military in recent years.
Contact: Danit Tal
Sponsor: Jewish Law Students Association; UVA Chapter of the Brandeis Center; The Federalist Society

Caplin Pavilion
Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=20#20">Wednesday, November 19, 2014</A>]Wednesday, November 19, 2014
12:00 PM
Faculty Ideas in Progress with Professor Josh Bowers
Contact: TERI JOHNSON
Sponsor: Dean's Office

WB121
Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=21#21">Friday, November 21, 2014</A>]Friday, November 21, 2014
03:30 PM
"Regulating Systematic Risk in Insurance" Faculty Workshop with Daniel Schwarcz
Daniel Schwarcz of the University of Minnesota will discuss his paper. Refreshments will be provided.
Contact: Melinda Carpenter
Sponsor: Faculty

Faculty Lounge
Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=22#22">Wednesday, November 26, 2014</A>]Wednesday, November 26, 2014
Thanksgiving Recess
Sponsor: Law School
Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=23#23">Thursday, November 27, 2014</A>]Thursday, November 27, 2014
Thanksgiving Recess
Sponsor: Law School
Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=24#24">Friday, November 28, 2014</A>]Friday, November 28, 2014
Thanksgiving Recess
Sponsor: Law School
Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=25#25">Wednesday, December 3, 2014</A>]Wednesday, December 3, 2014
06:30 PM - 08:30 PM
Alumni Reception in Washington, D.C.
Join Dean Paul Mahoney and D.C.-area Law alumni for a holiday reception at the Metropolitan Club.
Contact: Ellen Walker
Sponsor: Alumni Association

Metropolitan Club
Classes End
Sponsor: Law School
Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=26#26">Thursday, December 4, 2014</A>]Thursday, December 4, 2014
Reading Period
Sponsor: Law School
Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=27#27">Friday, December 5, 2014</A>]Friday, December 5, 2014
06:00 PM
BLSA Winter Diversity Reception
Projector, podium, and 8 rectangular tables requested.
Contact: Zachary Ray
Sponsor: Black Law Students Association

Caplin Pavilion
Reading Period
Sponsor: Law School
Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=28#28">Saturday, December 6, 2014</A>]Saturday, December 6, 2014
Exam Period
Sponsor: Law School
Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=29#29">Monday, December 8, 2014</A>]Monday, December 8, 2014
Exam Period
Sponsor: Law School
Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=30#30">Tuesday, December 9, 2014</A>]Tuesday, December 9, 2014
Exam Period
Sponsor: Law School
Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=31#31">Wednesday, December 10, 2014</A>]Wednesday, December 10, 2014
Exam Period
Sponsor: Law School
Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=32#32">Thursday, December 11, 2014</A>]Thursday, December 11, 2014
Exam Period
Sponsor: Law School
Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=33#33">Friday, December 12, 2014</A>]Friday, December 12, 2014
Exam Period
Sponsor: Law School
Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=34#34">Saturday, December 13, 2014</A>]Saturday, December 13, 2014
Exam Period
Sponsor: Law School
Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=35#35">Monday, December 15, 2014</A>]Monday, December 15, 2014
Exam Period
Sponsor: Law School
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Exam Period
Sponsor: Law School
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Exam Period
Sponsor: Law School
Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=38#38">Thursday, December 18, 2014</A>]Thursday, December 18, 2014
Exam Period
Sponsor: Law School
Exam Period
Sponsor: Law School
Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=39#39">Friday, January 2, 2015</A>]Friday, January 2, 2015
January Term
Sponsor: Law School
Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=40#40">Monday, January 5, 2015</A>]Monday, January 5, 2015
January Term
Sponsor: Law School
Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=41#41">Tuesday, January 6, 2015</A>]Tuesday, January 6, 2015
January Term
Sponsor: Law School
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January Term
Sponsor: Law School
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January Term
Sponsor: Law School
Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=44#44">Friday, January 9, 2015</A>]Friday, January 9, 2015
January Term
Sponsor: Law School
Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=45#45">Monday, January 12, 2015</A>]Monday, January 12, 2015
January Term
Sponsor: Law School
Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=46#46">Tuesday, January 13, 2015</A>]Tuesday, January 13, 2015
January Term
Sponsor: Law School
Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=47#47">Wednesday, January 14, 2015</A>]Wednesday, January 14, 2015
January Term
Sponsor: Law School
Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=48#48">Thursday, January 15, 2015</A>]Thursday, January 15, 2015
January Term
Sponsor: Law School
Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=49#49">Friday, January 16, 2015</A>]Friday, January 16, 2015
January Term
Sponsor: Law School
Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=50#50">Monday, January 19, 2015</A>]Monday, January 19, 2015
12:00 PM
Legal Theory Workshop with Anna Stilz
Anna Stilz of Princeton will present.
Sponsor: Law & Humanities Program
Faculty Lounge
Classes Begin
Sponsor: Law School
Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=51#51">Thursday, January 22, 2015</A>]Thursday, January 22, 2015
11:30 AM
Law & Economics Colloquium with Jennifer Doleac
Jennifer Doleac from The Frank Batten School will present. Faculty are invited to attend.
Contact: Melinda Carpenter
Sponsor: John M. Olin Program

WB Faculty Lounge
Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=52#52">Monday, January 26, 2015</A>]Monday, January 26, 2015
04:00 PM
Add/Drop Period Ends
Sponsor: Law School
Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=53#53">Wednesday, January 28, 2015</A>]Wednesday, January 28, 2015
12:00 PM
Faculty Ideas in Progress with Professor Bowers
Contact: TERI JOHNSON
Sponsor: Dean's Office

WB119
Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=54#54">Thursday, January 29, 2015</A>]Thursday, January 29, 2015
11:30 AM
Law & Economics Colloquium with Jill Fisch
Jill Fisch of The University of Pennsylvania Law School will present. Faculty are invited to attend.
Contact: Melinda Carpenter
Sponsor: John M. Olin Program

WB Faculty Lounge
Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=55#55">Monday, February 2, 2015</A>]Monday, February 2, 2015
12:00 PM
Legal Theory Workshop with Scott Hershovitz
Scott Hershovitz of University of Michigan will present.
Sponsor: Law & Humanities Program
Faculty Lounge
Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=56#56">Thursday, February 5, 2015</A>]Thursday, February 5, 2015
11:30 AM
Law & Economics Colloquium with Alex Raskolnikov
Alex Raskolnikov of Columbia Law School will present. Faculty are invited to attend.
Contact: Melinda Carpenter
Sponsor: John M. Olin Program

WB Faculty Lounge
Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=57#57">Monday, February 9, 2015</A>]Monday, February 9, 2015
12:00 PM
Spring Faculty Lunch
Contact: TERI JOHNSON
Sponsor: Dean's Office

Caplin Pavilion
Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=58#58">Monday, February 16, 2015</A>]Monday, February 16, 2015
05:15 PM
"Balancing Legal Requirements and Business Interests in the Medical Device Industry"
Contact: Sara Khan
Sponsor: Health Law Association

Caplin Pavilion
Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=59#59">Wednesday, February 18, 2015</A>]Wednesday, February 18, 2015
Alumni Luncheon in Atlanta
Join Dean Paul Mahoney and Atlanta-area Law alumni for a luncheon at the Four Seasons Hotel. Reception at 11:45 AM, Lunch served at 12:15 PM.
Contact: Laura Monroe
Sponsor: Alumni Association

Alumni Reception in Birmingham
Join Dean Paul Mahoney and Birmingham-area Law alumni for a reception at the Birmingham Museum of Art from 6-8 PM.
Contact: Laura Monroe
Sponsor: Alumni Association

Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=60#60">Thursday, February 19, 2015</A>]Thursday, February 19, 2015
11:30 AM
Law & Economics Colloquium with Tom Brennan
Tom Brennan of Northwestern Law School will present. Faculty are invited to attend.
Contact: Melinda Carpenter
Sponsor: John M. Olin Program

WB Faculty Lounge
Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=61#61">Friday, February 20, 2015</A>]Friday, February 20, 2015
09:00 AM
Sports and Entertainment Law Symposium
Contact: Peter Ott
Sponsor: Virginia Sports & Entertainment Law Journal

Caplin Pavilion
Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=62#62">Wednesday, February 25, 2015</A>]Wednesday, February 25, 2015
Alumni Luncheon in New York City
Join Dean Paul Mahoney and New York City-area Law alumni for a luncheon at the Yale Club. Reception at 11:45 AM, Lunch served at 12:15 PM.
Contact: Laura Monroe
Sponsor: Alumni Association

Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=63#63">Thursday, February 26, 2015</A>]Thursday, February 26, 2015
11:30 AM
Law & Economics Colloquium with Gillian Hadfield
Gillian Hadfield of the University of Southern California School of Law will present. Faculty are invited to attend.
Contact: Melinda Carpenter
Sponsor: John M. Olin Program

WB Faculty Lounge
Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=64#64">Friday, February 27, 2015</A>]Friday, February 27, 2015
10:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Virginia Journal of Criminal Law Symposium
Keynote speaker Judge Jed Rakoff will disucss his call to scrap the U.S. Sentencing Guidelines, and a panel will follow after lunch, with a discussion of the state of criminal sentencing in Virginia.
Sponsor: Virginia Journal of Criminal Law
Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=65#65">Thursday, March 5, 2015</A>]Thursday, March 5, 2015
Alumni Reception in Northern Virginia
Join Dean Paul Mahoney and Northern Virginia-area Law alumni for a reception at Maggianos (at the Tysons Galleria) from 6:30-8 PM.
Contact: Laura Monroe
Sponsor: Alumni Association

Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=66#66">Monday, March 9, 2015</A>]Monday, March 9, 2015
Spring Break
Sponsor: Law School
Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=67#67">Tuesday, March 10, 2015</A>]Tuesday, March 10, 2015
Spring Break
Sponsor: Law School
Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=68#68">Wednesday, March 11, 2015</A>]Wednesday, March 11, 2015
Spring Break
Sponsor: Law School
Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=69#69">Thursday, March 12, 2015</A>]Thursday, March 12, 2015
Spring Break
Sponsor: Law School
Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=70#70">Friday, March 13, 2015</A>]Friday, March 13, 2015
Spring Break
Sponsor: Law School
Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=71#71">Thursday, March 19, 2015</A>]Thursday, March 19, 2015
11:30 AM
Law & Economics Colloquium with Joanna Shepherd-Bailey
Joanna Shepherd-Bailey of Emory University Law School will present. Faculty are invited to attend.
Contact: Melinda Carpenter
Sponsor: John M. Olin Program

WB Faculty Lounge
Admitted Students Open House
Sponsor: Admissions Office
Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=72#72">Friday, March 20, 2015</A>]Friday, March 20, 2015
Admitted Students Open House
Sponsor: Admissions Office
Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=73#73">Thursday, March 26, 2015</A>]Thursday, March 26, 2015
11:30 AM
Law & Economics Colloquium with Josh Fischman
Josh Fischman of Northwestern Law School will present. Faculty are invited to attend.
Contact: Melinda Carpenter
Sponsor: John M. Olin Program

WB Faculty Lounge
06:00 PM
The Libel Show
Contact: Meredith Neely
Sponsor: Libel Show

Caplin Auditorium
Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=74#74">Friday, March 27, 2015</A>]Friday, March 27, 2015
09:00 AM
Virginia Tax Study Group
Contact: TERI JOHNSON
Sponsor: Dean's Office

WB First Floor Lounge 1--Southernmost
Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=75#75">Thursday, April 2, 2015</A>]Thursday, April 2, 2015
11:30 AM
Law & Economics Colloquium with Rich Evans
Rich Evans of The Darden School will present. Faculty are invited to attend.
Contact: Melinda Carpenter
Sponsor: John M. Olin Program

WB Faculty Lounge
Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=76#76">Friday, April 10, 2015</A>]Friday, April 10, 2015
08:00 AM
2015 Virginia Law & Business Review Symposium
The Virginia Law & Business Review together with the Investment Company Institute will present "75 Years of the '40 Act."
Contact: Daniel Nadratowski
Sponsor: Virginia Law & Business Review

Caplin Pavilion
Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=77#77">Monday, April 13, 2015</A>]Monday, April 13, 2015
Jefferson Medal Activities
Sponsor: Law School
Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=78#78">Thursday, April 16, 2015</A>]Thursday, April 16, 2015
11:30 AM
Law & Economics Colloquium with David Schizer
David Schizer of Columbia Law School will present. Faculty are invited to attend.
Contact: Melinda Carpenter
Sponsor: John M. Olin Program

WB Faculty Lounge
Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=79#79">Monday, April 20, 2015</A>]Monday, April 20, 2015
12:00 PM
Legal Theory Workshop with Ruth Chang
Ruth Chang of Rutgers New Brunswick will present.
Sponsor: Law & Humanities Program
Faculty Lounge
Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=80#80">Thursday, April 23, 2015</A>]Thursday, April 23, 2015
11:30 AM
Law & Economics Colloquium - Wrap up
Law & Economics Colloquium wrap up.
Contact: Melinda Carpenter
Sponsor: John M. Olin Program

WB Faculty Lounge
Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=81#81">Friday, April 24, 2015</A>]Friday, April 24, 2015
Classes End
Sponsor: Law School
Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=82#82">Saturday, April 25, 2015</A>]Saturday, April 25, 2015
Reading Period
Sponsor: Law School
Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=83#83">Sunday, April 26, 2015</A>]Sunday, April 26, 2015
Reading Period
Sponsor: Law School
Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=84#84">Monday, April 27, 2015</A>]Monday, April 27, 2015
Exam Period
Sponsor: Law School
Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=85#85">Tuesday, April 28, 2015</A>]Tuesday, April 28, 2015
Exam Period
Sponsor: Law School
Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=86#86">Wednesday, April 29, 2015</A>]Wednesday, April 29, 2015
Exam Period
Sponsor: Law School
Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=87#87">Thursday, April 30, 2015</A>]Thursday, April 30, 2015
Exam Period
Sponsor: Law School
Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=88#88">Friday, May 1, 2015</A>]Friday, May 1, 2015
Exam Period
Sponsor: Law School
Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=89#89">Saturday, May 2, 2015</A>]Saturday, May 2, 2015
Exam Period
Sponsor: Law School
Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=90#90">Sunday, May 3, 2015</A>]Sunday, May 3, 2015
Exam Period
Sponsor: Law School
Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=91#91">Monday, May 4, 2015</A>]Monday, May 4, 2015
Exam Period
Sponsor: Law School
Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=92#92">Tuesday, May 5, 2015</A>]Tuesday, May 5, 2015
Exam Period
Sponsor: Exam Period
Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=93#93">Wednesday, May 6, 2015</A>]Wednesday, May 6, 2015
Exam Period
Sponsor: Law School
Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=94#94">Thursday, May 7, 2015</A>]Thursday, May 7, 2015
Exam Period
Sponsor: Law School
Spring Board and Council Meetings
Thursday, May 7-Friday, May 8: The Board of Trustees and Alumni Council come together in Charlottesville for two-days for the spring 2015 meeting.
Contact: Laura Monroe
Sponsor: Alumni Association

Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=95#95">Friday, May 8, 2015</A>]Friday, May 8, 2015
Exam Period
Sponsor: Law School
Law Alumni Weekend
Friday, May 8-Sunday, May 10: Alumni in classes 1955, 1960, 1965, 1970, 1975, 1980, 1985, 1990, 1995, 2000, 2005, 2010, & members of the Lile Law Society return to Charlottesville to celebrate their reunion years.
Contact: Laura Monroe
Sponsor: Alumni Association

Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=96#96">Saturday, May 16, 2015</A>]Saturday, May 16, 2015
Pre-Graduation Reception
Members of the graduating class along with their friends and families are invited to attend a pre-graduation reception at the Law School from 4-7 p.m.
Contact: Laura Monroe
Sponsor: Alumni Association

Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=97#97">Sunday, May 17, 2015</A>]Sunday, May 17, 2015
Graduation/Commencement
Sponsor: Law School
Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=98#98">Thursday, June 11, 2015</A>]Thursday, June 11, 2015
Alumni Reception in Richmond
Join Richmond-area Law alumni for a reception at Old City Hall from 6-7:30 PM.
Contact: Laura Monroe
Sponsor: Alumni Association

Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=99#99">Wednesday, June 17, 2015</A>]Wednesday, June 17, 2015
Alumni Luncheon in Washington, DC
Join Dean Paul Mahoney and DC-area Law alumni for a luncheon at the Mayflower Hotel.Reception at 11:45 AM; Lunch served at 12:15 PM.
Contact: Laura Monroe
Sponsor: Alumni Association

Hide details for [<A class="eventday" HREF="WABW?Openview&Expand=100#100">Friday, June 19, 2015</A>]Friday, June 19, 2015
08:00 AM
Sokol Colloquium
Comparative International Law is the topic of this year's Sokol Colloquium.
Contact: Judy Ellis
Sponsor: Faculty

Caplin Pavilion
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