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Friday, November 1

8:30am6:00pmUniversity of St. Gallen's: MBL-HSG Austin Module
(This event’s full information is restricted to Texas Law faculty and staff only.) For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2019/11/01/46709/
11:30am1:00pmCouncil for TEXAS Impact - Law Faculty Engagement Meeting
(This event’s full information is restricted to Texas Law faculty and staff only.) For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2019/11/01/51365/
10:00pm2:00amEx Parte
Speakeasy

Saturday, November 2

8:00am1:00pmUniversity of St. Gallen's: MBL-HSG Austin Module
(This event’s full information is restricted to Texas Law faculty and staff only.) For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2019/11/02/46725/

Sunday, November 3

4:00pm8:00pmPBinJ Application Review
(This event’s full information is restricted to Texas Law faculty and staff only.) For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2019/11/03/49826/

Monday, November 4

8:45am9:15amTownes Hall Monday Morning Coffee
Outside the 1L Classrooms
8:45am9:15amTownes Hall Monday Morning Coffee
Outside the 1L Classrooms
11:30am1:00pmJob Talk
(This event’s full information is restricted to Texas Law faculty and staff only.) For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2019/11/04/49227/
11:45am12:45pmIPLS Event: Thompson & Knight
TNH 2.137 (Gayle Classroom)
3:45pm5:30pmLaw and Economic Seminar - Guiseppe Dari-Mattiacci // Columbia University
(This event’s full information is restricted to Texas Law faculty and staff only.) For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2019/11/04/47867/
7:45pm9:00pmCLS Bible Study
CCJ 2.310 (Jury Room)

Weekly CLS Bible Study

For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2019/11/04/49212/

Tuesday, November 5

10:00am11:00amCoffee with the Dean!
Tom Clark Lounge
11:30am12:30pmMentoring Program Fall Advisory Board Meeting
TNH 2.111 (Sheffield-Massey Room)
11:45am12:45pmGo Big at Small and Midsize Firms
TNH 2.124
CANCELEDInformation Session: Internships and Careers in Human Rights
TNH 2.111 (Sheffield-Massey Room)

The Human Rights Law Society, in conjunction with The Bernard and Audre Rapoport Center for Human Rights and Justice, will host a career panel with advice for students interested in careers and internships in international human rights law. Panelists will include Professor Ariel Dulitzky, the current director of UT's Human Rights Clinic and the former Chair-Rapporteur of the UN Working Group on Enforced or Involuntary Disappearances. The panel

For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2019/11/05/50425/
11:45am1:00pmTrial vs. Appellate Litigation: Lunch & Learn with Husch Blackwell
TNH 2.140 (Wright Classroom)

Come learn about the differences between appellate and trial litigation from attorneys practicing at Husch Blackwell. The panelists will explain the pros and cons of appellate and trial work, along with their perspectives on the value of moot court and mock trial.

For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2019/11/05/50885/
11:45am1:00pmTexas Federalist Society Lunch Debate: " Is “Forced Arbitration” Giving Corporations a “License to Steal” from Consumers and Employees?"
TNH 2.137 (Gayle Classroom)
11:45am1:00pmSuing for Justice: Challenging Failure to Investigate Sexual Assault Cases in Austin
TNH 2.137 (Gayle Classroom)
2:30pm5:30pm2020 Giles Sutherland Rich Intellectual Property Moot Court Competition Auditions
CCJ 3.336 (Blanton Teaching Courtroom)
3:45pm5:45pmColloquium on Comparative Constitutional Law and Politics: Yvonne Tew (Georgetown University)
(This event’s full information is restricted to Texas Law faculty and staff only.) For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2019/11/05/47528/
3:45pm5:45pmColloquium on Current Issues in Complex Litigation -- Howard M. Erichson (Fordham Law School)
(This event’s full information is restricted to Texas Law faculty and staff only.) For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2019/11/05/51605/

Wednesday, November 6

11:45am1:00pmPractice Area Lunch with Gibson Dunn
TNH 2.123 (Beck Classroom)

Join TMLS, WLC, and Gibson Dunn attorneys for a lunch panel on November 6th. Attorneys, Ashley Nguyen, Kathryn Cherry, and Russ Falconer, will provide insights on the firm’s oil & gas, appellate, and litigation practice areas. Lunch will be provided!

For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2019/11/06/51505/

Thursday, November 7

11:30am1:00pmFaculty Colloquium - Talha Syed // Berkeley
(This event’s full information is restricted to Texas Law faculty and staff only.) For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2019/11/07/46587/
11:45am12:45pmLives in the Law: Kathy Nester
CCJ 2.306 (Eidman Courtroom)
11:45am1:00pmA Day In The Life of a Corporate Attorney
TNH 3.142 (Walker Classroom)

This is an educational lunch designed to teach students how different attorneys schedule and attend to an average day in their practice. Different attorneys with different lives and practices illustrate how those aspects affect their day-to-day schedules.

For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2019/11/07/51545/
12:00pm1:00pmLaw School 101: Exam Preparation and Taking
TNH 2.114 (Francis Auditorium)
1:30pm3:30pmOne-on-One Meetings with Kathy Nester, Federal Defenders of San Diego, Inc.
Career Services Interview Suite
2:30pm5:30pm2020 Giles Sutherland Rich Intellectual Property Moot Court Competition Auditions
CCJ 3.336 (Blanton Teaching Courtroom)
3:30pm4:30pmLos Angeles Public Defender Information Session
3:45pm5:45pmLAW & PHILOSOPHY WORKSHOP - SOPHIA REIBETANZ MOREAU
(This event’s full information is restricted to Texas Law faculty and staff only.) For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2019/11/07/47969/
6:30pm9:00pmFirst Generation Law Students Dinner with Latham & Watkins
TNH 2.111 (Sheffield-Massey Room)

Please join FGLS for a dinner hosted with Latham & Watkins. This dinner will be a great chance to network with your fellow first-generation students here at Texas Law. You'll also get to hear from Latham & Watkins partner Jeff Munoz talk about his experiences as a first generation attorney.

Please RSVP at texas.fgls@gmail.com.

For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2019/11/07/50807/

Friday, November 8

11:30am1:30pmCanva Training
TNH 2.111 (Sheffield-Massey Room)

Join Deb Freeman and Robyn Munn for a lunch and learn introduction to Canva, a simplified graphic-design tool website. Learn how you can use either the free or pro version to create invitations, posters for the digital displays, flyers, presentations and more.

For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2019/11/08/51285/
1:00pm2:15pmAce Your Legal Interviews Workshop
CCJ 2.306 (Eidman Courtroom)

Sunday, November 10

9:00am12:30pmIntensive Exam-Taking Workshop
TNH 2.137 (Gayle Classroom)

Monday, November 11

8:30am10:00amFaculty/staff/student Veterans' Day breakfast
TNH 2.100 (Susman Godfrey Atrium)
8:45am9:15amTownes Hall Monday Morning Coffee
Outside the 1L Classrooms
11:30am1:00pmDrawing Board Luncheon - Abe Wickelgren, Contractual Conditions
TNH 2.111 (Sheffield-Massey Room)
1:00pm2:00pmSexism and Classism in Modern Tort Law
CCJ 1.312 (Goodwin Conference Room)
3:45pm5:30pmLaw and Economic Seminar - Time Friehe // University Marburg
(This event’s full information is restricted to Texas Law faculty and staff only.) For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2019/11/11/47886/
4:00pm6:00pmColloquium on Human Rights and Global Inequality: Law, History, Politics
TNH 2.111 (Sheffield-Massey Room)

Human Rights and Global Inequality: Law, History, Politics

For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2019/11/11/46787/
4:30pm5:30pmCLS Bible Study
CCJ 2.310 (Jury Room)

Weekly CLS Bible Study

For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2019/11/11/49213/
6:00pm8:00pmPBinJ Pre-Trip Meeting
TNH 2.137 (Gayle Classroom)

Tuesday, November 12

8:00am9:00amTexas Law Women's Christian Fellowship
CCJ 2.310 (Jury Room)
11:45am12:45pmPublic Service Resume and Cover Letter Workshop
TNH 2.123 (Beck Classroom)
11:45am12:45pmHusch Blackwell - Real Estate Law Lunch & Learn
TNH 2.111 (Sheffield-Massey Room)
12:00pm1:00pmCorporate vs. Litigation Panel with O’Melveny and OUTLaw
TNH 2.137 (Gayle Classroom)
2:15pm3:15pmDean's Meeting Section 4.2
CCJ 2.310 (Jury Room)
3:45pm5:45pmColloquium on Comparative Constitutional Law and Politics: David Landau (Florida State University)
(This event’s full information is restricted to Texas Law faculty and staff only.) For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2019/11/12/47507/

Wednesday, November 13

11:00am2:00pmOUTLaw Brunch Fundraiser
TNH 2.100 (Susman Godfrey Atrium)

Thursday, November 14

10:30am2:00pmStudent Bar Association and Student Affairs' Peace of Pie
TNH 2.100 (Susman Godfrey Atrium)
11:30am1:00pmFaculty Colloquium - Rabia Belt // Stanford
(This event’s full information is restricted to Texas Law faculty and staff only.) For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2019/11/14/46605/
11:45am1:00pmAce Your Legal Interviews
TNH 2.114 (Francis Auditorium)
12:00pm1:00pmACS Lunch: Local Control Battles in Texas
TNH 3.125 (Denius Classroom)
5:30pm7:30pmTexas Law Day
TNH 2.140 (Wright Classroom)

Friday, November 15

8:30am10:30amAkin Gump 1L Meet and Greet (Breakfast)
TNH 2.100 (Susman Godfrey Atrium)
11:30am1:30pmNorton Rose Fulbright 1L Meet and Greet (Lunch)
TNH 2.100 (Susman Godfrey Atrium)
1:30pm3:30pmWomen Advocating For
CCJ 2.306 (Eidman Courtroom)

Join local female attorneys and judges in a discussion focused on Women Advocating for themselves, for their clients, for change, and for equality in the field of law.

For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2019/11/15/50185/

Monday, November 18

All day1L Mock Interview Program
Career Services Interview Suite (TNH 3.122)
8:00am5:00pmFacilitating Group Dynamics and Decision-Making: An Introduction
TNH 4.110 (Townes Conference Room)
8:30am10:30amWilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati 1L Meet and Greet (Breakfast)
TNH 2.100 (Susman Godfrey Atrium)
8:45am9:15amTownes Hall Monday Morning Coffee
Outside the 1L Classrooms
10:00am3:00pmUT Professional Closet / SAFE Alliance Donation Drive
TNH 2.100 (Susman Godfrey Atrium)
11:30am1:00pmJob Talk
(This event’s full information is restricted to Texas Law faculty and staff only.) For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2019/11/18/49228/
11:30am1:30pmLatham & Watkins 1L Meet and Greet (Lunch)
TNH 2.100 (Susman Godfrey Atrium)
4:30pm5:30pmCLS Bible Study
CCJ 2.310 (Jury Room)

Weekly CLS Bible Study

For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2019/11/18/49214/
5:00pm6:30pmLaw Students Mentoring Undergrads Dinner
TNH 2.111 (Sheffield-Massey Room)

Tuesday, November 19

All day1L Mock Interview Program
Career Services Interview Suite (TNH 3.122)
8:00am5:00pmFacilitating Group Dynamics and Decision-Making: An Introduction
TNH 4.110 (Townes Conference Room)
8:30am10:30amPorter & Hedges 1L Meet & Greet (Breakfast)
TNH 2.100 (Susman Godfrey Atrium)
9:15am10:45amLegislative Lawyering-Mock Trial

Mock Trial, Legislative Lawyering instruction

For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2019/11/19/51965/
10:00am3:00pmUT Professional Closet / SAFE Alliance Donation Drive
TNH 2.100 (Susman Godfrey Atrium)
11:30am1:30pmLightfoot, Franklin & White 1L Meet and Greet (Lunch)
TNH 2.100 (Susman Godfrey Atrium)
3:45pm5:45pmColloquium on Comparative Constitutional Law and Politics: Rivka Weill (Interdisciplinary Center (IDC) Herzliya)
(This event’s full information is restricted to Texas Law faculty and staff only.) For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2019/11/19/47509/
3:45pm5:45pmColloquium on Current Issues in Complex Litigation -- Maureen Carroll (Michigan)
(This event’s full information is restricted to Texas Law faculty and staff only.) For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2019/11/19/51606/
5:00pm7:00pmTexas Talks: Careers in Law
Touchdown Club at DKR-Texas Memorial Stadium (Gate 16, 8th Floor)

Wednesday, November 20

All day1L Mock Interview Program
Career Services Interview Suite (TNH 3.122)
8:30am10:30amJackson Walker 1L Meet and Greet (Breakfast)
TNH 2.100 (Susman Godfrey Atrium)
12:00pm1:00pmJOLTT Women in Technology Law Panel
TNH 2.139 (Wilson Classroom)
12:00pm1:00pmThe Insiders Guide to Big Law: Partners Tell All
TNH 2.114 (Francis Auditorium)
6:00pm8:00pmTexas Law Affinity Organization Townhall
TNH 2.111 (Sheffield-Massey Room)

Thursday, November 21

11:30am1:00pmFaculty Colloquium - Jennifer Nou // University of Chicago
(This event’s full information is restricted to Texas Law faculty and staff only.) For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2019/11/21/46588/
12:00pm12:45pmTexas Space Law & Policy Society (TXSLAPS) Information Session / Meeting
TNH 3.124 (Neathery Classroom)

Join us to learn about TXSLAPS and attend our Fall 2019 meeting.

Find out who we are, what space law actually is, and how to practice law in the rapidly growing NewSpace economy.

For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2019/11/21/52605/
3:45pm5:45pmLAW & PHILOSOPHY WORKSHOP - REBECCA STONE
(This event’s full information is restricted to Texas Law faculty and staff only.) For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2019/11/21/47970/
4:00pm5:00pmPublic Defense Summer Internships for 1Ls
JON 5.201 (Susman Academic Center, Seminar Room)

Learn how to selected a public defender office, prepare resumes and cover letters, and practice for interviews.

For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2019/11/21/52505/

Friday, November 22

2:00pm3:00pmLaw School 101: Exam Practice
TNH 2.137 (Gayle Classroom)
5:30pm7:30pmCHLSA Thanksgiving
TNH 2.111 (Sheffield-Massey Room)

Monday, November 25

11:30am1:00pmJob Talk
(This event’s full information is restricted to Texas Law faculty and staff only.) For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2019/11/25/49265/
1:00pm2:30pmCoercive Contracts in the Age of #MeToo
CCJ 1.312 (Goodwin Conference Room)

n the age of #MeToo and workplace sexual harassment, the role of coercive contracts in suppressing harassment claims, workplace abuses, and more have entered the public sphere. While non-disclosure agreements (NDAs) have become the most public form of coercive contracts, forced arbitration clauses, class action waivers, and non-compete clauses can also play a role in limiting worker rights and autonomy. During this discussion, we will discuss how

For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2019/11/25/52166/
4:00pm6:00pmColloquium on Human Rights and Global Inequality: Law, History, Politics
TNH 2.111 (Sheffield-Massey Room)

Human Rights and Global Inequality: Law, History, Politics

For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2019/11/25/46788/
4:30pm5:30pmCLS Bible Study
CCJ 2.310 (Jury Room)

Weekly CLS Bible Study

For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2019/11/25/49215/

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