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Third annual Animal Law Week links animal rights, environmentalism and activism

Third annual Animal Law Week links animal rights, environmentalism and activism

The intersection of climate change, animal testing, and corporate strategic partnerships were among the issues explored during the third annual Animal Law Week, a series of events hosted at Harvard Law School from Feb. 27-March 3 by HLS’s Student Animal Legal Defense Fund (SALDF) and the Harvard Animal Law and Policy Program.

Former Secretary of Navy Ray Mabus discusses law school and leadership

Former Secretary of Navy Ray Mabus discusses law school and leadership

Former U.S. Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus ’75 returned to the Harvard Law School campus on Feb. 8 for a question-and-answer session moderated by HLS Professor William Alford ’77, vice dean for the Graduate Program and International Legal Studies.

Re-enacting the Vincent Chin Trial

Re-enacting the Vincent Chin Trial

As part of the Asian Pacific American Law Students Association’s (APALSA) annual conference, “Soft Power Hard Knockout: The Asian American Punch,” on Feb. 4, Harvard Law School presented a re-enactment of the Vincent Chin trial, written by Judge Denny Chin of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit.

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Richard Susskind, "Upgrading Justice"

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Richard Susskind, author of "The Future of the Professions" and "Tomorrow’s Lawyers," delivered a talk, "Upgrading Justice," at HLS on Feb. 14. The talk was co-sponsored by the Dean's Office and the Harvard Law School Center on the Legal Profession.