Now viewing: October 21, 2018 – November 3, 2018

DateEvents

Monday, October 22

8:45am9:45amTownes Hall Morning Coffee
Outside the 1L Classrooms

Free Coffee every Monday morning on behalf of the Texas Law Alumni Association!

For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2018/10/22/40737/
11:30am1:30pm1L Orientation for the Mentoring Program
TNH 2.114 (Francis Auditorium)
11:30am1:00pmDrawing Board Luncheon - Larry Sager
TNH 2.111 (Sheffield-Massey Room)
12:00pm1:00pmNorthwestern Tax Law LLM Information Session
TNH 3.128 (Simmons Seminar Room)
3:45pm5:45pmIPST Workshop: Jeanne Fromer, “Claiming Design" (co-author with Mark P. McKenna)
(This event’s full information is restricted to Texas Law faculty and staff only.) For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2018/10/22/39705/
6:00pm7:30pmPro Bono in January Info Session II
TNH 2.123 (Beck Classroom)

Come learn about the projects students will participate in during Pro Bono in January 2019.

For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2018/10/22/41986/

Tuesday, October 23
Today

8:00am6:00pmCybersecurity Bootcamp 2.0 -- Day 1
TNH 2.111 (Sheffield-Massey Room)
8:30am10:30amJackson Walker LLP Meet & Greet
TNH 2.100 (Susman Godfrey Atrium)

Jackson Walker LLP invites all 2L and 3L students to join them for breakfast tacos in the Law School Atrium. Attorney and recruiting personnel will be in attendance to answer questions about the firm on Tuesday, October 23, 2018. Be sure to stop by on your way to class.

For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2018/10/23/42306/
11:00am2:00pmCelebrate Pro Bono Week Tabling
TNH 2.100 (Susman Godfrey Atrium)

Pro Bono Scholars and PB in J Leadership Team members will be available to talk about how to get involved in pro bono at Texas Law and answers all your questions about the 2019 Pro Bono in January Winter Service Trip.

For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2018/10/23/42225/
11:45am1:15pmPower Lunch Series featuring Karen Popp
TNH 2.137 (Gayle Classroom)
11:45am12:45pmLabor Law: Workshop with the Peggy Browning Fund
CCJ 2.306 (Eidman Courtroom)
11:45am1:00pm5th Circuit Panel
TNH 2.140 (Wright Classroom)
3:30pm4:30pmDean's Meeting Section 4.1
TNH 3.125 (Denius Classroom)

Wednesday, October 24

11:30am1:30pmFaculty Lunch
(This event’s full information is restricted to Texas Law faculty and staff only.) For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2018/10/24/39934/
11:30am1:00pmChoosing Your Path: Litigation or Transactional Panel
TNH 2.140 (Wright Classroom)

Law school academia often leans toward litigation, so V&E practitioners in litigation and transactional practices will provide substantive overviews of the two broad areas of practice

For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2018/10/24/42245/
11:45am1:00pmTurning Outrage Into Action: The Pro Bono Response to Family Separation
TNH 2.137 (Gayle Classroom)

Learn about how the Austin legal community responded to the family separation crisis at the Mithoff Program’s annual Pro Bono Luncheon.

RSVP at https://pbweek2018.eventbrite.com

For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2018/10/24/42286/
11:45am1:00pmChoosing Your Path: Transactional v. Litigation? Hosted by Vinson & Elkins
TNH 2.140 (Wright Classroom)
3:45pm5:30pmLaw and Economic Seminar - Lewis Kornhauser // NYU
TNH 3.129 (Atlas Seminar Room)
3:45pm5:30pmLaw and Philosophy Workshop - Mitchell Berman // Univ. of Pennsylvania 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/2018/10/24/40527/
4:00pm5:30pmMock Networking Reception
TNH 2.100 (Susman Godfrey Atrium)
4:00pm5:30pmMock Networking Reception
TNH 2.100 (Susman Godfrey Atrium)
5:45pm8:00pmTMLS General Body Meeting
TNH 2.140 (Wright Classroom)

Thursday, October 25

8:30am10:00amWomen's Law Caucus Monthly Breakfast
JON 5.257
11:30am1:00pmOctober Clinical Faculty Lunch
CCJ 2.310 (Jury Room)
11:30am1:30pm1L Orientation for the Mentoring Program
TNH 2.114 (Francis Auditorium)
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/2018/10/25/41485/
11:30am1:30pmThompson & Knight LLP Meet & Greet
TNH 2.100 (Susman Godfrey Atrium)

Thompson & Knight LLP invites all 2L & 3L students to join them for a lunch snack in the Law School Atrium. Attorney and recruiting personnel will be in attendance to answer questions about the firm on Thursday, October 25, 2018. Be sure to stop by on your way to class.

For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2018/10/25/42327/
11:30am1:00pmTJOGEL Roundtable Luncheon with Shearman & Sterling
JON 5.257
3:30pm4:30pmDean's Meeting Section 3.4
TNH 2.123 (Beck Classroom)
7:00pm10:00pmTLF Fall Auction

Friday, October 26

8:30am12:00pmUnderstanding & Managing Conflict Dynamics
CCJ 3.306 (Brown Teaching Courtroom)
10:45am1:45pmMaster Class: Global Perspectives on Wind Law
TNH 3.125 (Denius Classroom)

On October 26, 2018, Roderick Wetsel, a recognized leader in energy law and a former adjunct professor at The University of Texas at Austin School of Law, will teach a master class on global perspectives on wind law. Mr. Wetsel is a founding partner at the firm of Wetsel, Carmichael & Allen, L.L.P. in Sweetwater, Texas, where he has practiced law for 36 years. He received his J.D. from The University of Texas at Austin School of Law in 1977. M

For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2018/10/26/38805/
11:00am1:00pmMeeting of the State Bar Family Law Task Force Protective Order Best Practices Committee
JON 5.257
11:30am1:00pmFaculty Colloquium - Justin Driver /// 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/2018/10/26/38424/
12:00pm1:30pmThe Planet Texas 2050 Grand Challenge: Making Texas Resilient For All
TNH 2.114 (Francis Auditorium)

Texas' population could nearly double by the year 2050. In the context of extreme weather events, which will bring more floods, more droughts, and more heat, how do we prepare? How do we ensure our state’s resources can support the demands for urbanization, water, transportation options, energy? More importantly, how do we do so equitably and effectively, and ensuring respect for our ecosystem services?

For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2018/10/26/42185/
1:00pm2:00pmDean's Meeting Section 3.3
CCJ 2.310 (Jury Room)
7:00pm10:00pmJewish Legal Society's Fall Shabbat Dinner
TNH 2.111 (Sheffield-Massey Room)

Join the Jewish Legal Society for an evening of free & delicious (kosher) food with fellow Jewish law students, grad students, and some of your favorite Jewish professors. All are welcome but we need you to RSVP!

For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2018/10/26/42427/

Saturday, October 27

8:00am1:00pmFamily Weekend 2018
TNH 2.100 (Susman Godfrey Atrium)

Parents of current law students are invited to get a taste of their children's experience!

For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2018/10/27/38945/
1:00pm8:00pmOral Arguments, Duberstein Moot Court Competition Team Selection
CCJ 2.306 (Eidman Courtroom)

The judges for the Duberstein Moot Court Competition team will hear oral arguments from students trying out for the team.

For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2018/10/27/40145/

Monday, October 29

8:30am5:00pmSt. Gallen University
TNH 2.114 (Francis Auditorium)
8:45am9:45amTownes Hall Morning Coffee
Outside the 1L Classrooms

Free Coffee every Monday morning on behalf of the Texas Law Alumni Association!

For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2018/10/29/40738/
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/2018/10/29/41466/
3:45pm5:45pmBusiness Law Seminar - Davidoff Solomon
JON 6.207 (Susman Academic Center, The Judge William W. and Margaret R. Kilgarlin Chambers (6.207 / 6.208))
4:00pm6:00pmInequality and the Elite Origins of Democracy
TNH 2.111 (Sheffield-Massey Room)

Rapoport Center Colloquium: Law and the Production of Inequality - Michael Albertus presents "Inequality and the Elite Origins of Democracy"

Our public debates are increasingly centered on the question of socio-economic inequality – its increase, its economic and political consequences, its importance to the present and its likely future. Inequality may well be at the root of many of the human rights violations in the world today. Our Fall 2

For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2018/10/29/38466/
6:00pm7:30pmSt. Gallen's Dean's Reception
CCJ 2.300 (Jamail Pavilion)
6:00pm9:00pmFirst Generation Student Society - Dinner and Networking Event
TNH 2.100 (Susman Godfrey Atrium)

First generation student dinner co-sponsored by Latham Watkins.

For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2018/10/29/42045/
6:00pm9:00pmFirst-Generation Law Students Dinner & Networking Event
TNH 2.100 (Susman Godfrey Atrium)

Dinner and networking event for first-generation law students and Austin-area attorneys featuring Latham & Watkins partner (and Texas Law alum) Cary Hyden as keynote speaker

For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2018/10/29/42406/

Tuesday, October 30

8:30am5:00pmSt. Gallen University
TNH 2.114 (Francis Auditorium)
11:45am1:45pmPower Lunch Series featuring Judge Elsa Alcala
TNH 2.137 (Gayle Classroom)
12:00pm1:00pmCarter Phillips Lunch Talk
TNH 2.138 (Blanton Classroom)

Wednesday, October 31

8:30am5:00pmSt. Gallen University
TNH 2.114 (Francis Auditorium)
11:30am1:30pmFaculty Lunch
(This event’s full information is restricted to Texas Law faculty and staff only.) For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2018/10/31/39935/
11:30am1:00pmHalloween Party
TNH 2.100 (Susman Godfrey Atrium)
11:30am2:00pmSBOT Litigation Section Legal Legends Reception & Induction - Jim Harrington
CCJ 2.306 (Eidman Courtroom)

The Litigation Section of the State Bar of Texas will be honoring Jim Harrington with a Legal Legends induction ceremony to be held in the Eidman Courtroom at 12:15 on Wednesday, October 31st. Reception style lunch will be served beforehand (11:30 a.m.) in the Jamail Pavilion. Students are welcome and encouraged to attend.

For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2018/10/31/42205/
11:45am12:45pmWorking Together Towards Justice: A QnA with the Travis County DA and The APD
TNH 2.140 (Wright Classroom)

Join the AJCL in a Q&A with Travis County District Attorney Margaret Moore, Austin Police Department’s Chief Brian Manley, and the Travis County DA’s Office’s Director of the Civil Rights Unit Dexter Gilford for discussion on the unique relationship between police officers and prosecutors. Topics to include how the different organizations enact justice in complicated situations, maintaining good relations, and handling significant media

For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2018/10/31/42465/
12:00pm1:00pmThe Mueller Investigation - Everything You Wanted to Know But Were Too Afraid to Ask
TNH 2.137 (Gayle Classroom)

Thursday, November 1

8:30am5:00pmSt. Gallen University
TNH 2.114 (Francis Auditorium)
11:30am1:00pmFaculty Colloquium - Bob Ellickson // Yale
(This event’s full information is restricted to Texas Law faculty and staff only.) For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2018/11/01/38685/
11:30am1:15pmIntro to Public Service Debt Management
TNH 2.123 (Beck Classroom)
11:45am1:00pmCOURT PACKING: A WEAPONIZATION OF JUDICIARY?
TNH 2.138 (Blanton Classroom)
11:45am12:45pmCity of Chicago Department of Law Informational Session
TNH 3.127 (Roberts Classroom)

Friday, November 2

8:15am11:30amSBA Tacos & Coffee
TNH 2.100 (Susman Godfrey Atrium)

Break in the finals season with Torchy's Tacos and Houndstooth Coffee! Food is provided courtesy of Sidley Austin LLP.

For more information visit https://law.utexas.edu/calendar/2018/11/02/41885/
8:30am5:00pmSt. Gallen University
TNH 2.114 (Francis Auditorium)

Saturday, November 3

8:00am1:00pmSt. Gallen University - Final Exam
TNH 2.114 (Francis Auditorium)

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