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PIFS celebrates symposium’s 20th anniversary with a gala in Japan

PIFS celebrates symposium’s 20th anniversary with a gala in Japan

November 16, 2017

Last month, the Program on International Financial Systems at Harvard Law School held its 20th annual U.S.-Japan symposium, along with a special anniversary gala to celebrate the milestone and look ahead to the future of the program as PIFS director Hal S. Scott transitions to a new role as emeritus professor at Harvard.

Coates named fellow of European Corporate Governance Institute

November 14, 2017
Coates named fellow of European Corporate Governance Institute

Harvard Law Professor John F. Coates has been named a fellow of the European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI).

Marbury v. Madison, Professor v. Protégé

October 26, 2017
Marbury v. Madison, Professor v. Protégé

Laurence H. Tribe ’66 and Kathleen Sullivan ’81 have teamed up on many cases since she was a student in his constitutional law class; now, for the first time, they will face off as adversaries in a reargument of the landmark case Marbury v. Madison, part of the Harvard Law School bicentennial celebration on Oct. […]

HLS weighs in

October 25, 2017

The latest word from Harvard Law faculty, alums, fellows and other affiliated authorities.

Sitkoff leads drafting of directed trust law

October 17, 2017
Sitkoff leads drafting of directed trust law

Robert H. Sitkoff, the John L. Gray Professor of Law at Harvard Law School, chaired the drafting committee that finalized the Uniform Directed Trust Act (UDTA), which the Uniform Law Commission (ULC) approved July 19, 2017.