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“If you stop there …”; Celebrating Guinier in the spirit she has inspired

“If you stop there …”; Celebrating Guinier in the spirit she has inspired

February 23, 2018

An event at HLS in February honored the work of Harvard Law School Professor Emeritus and Civil Rights Theorist Lani Guinier. Renowned for her books, including “The Tyranny of the Meritocracy,” Guinier joined the HLS faculty as Bennett Boskey Professor of Law in 1998.

Sachs files SCOTUS brief in Janus v. ASFCME

February 20, 2018
Sachs files SCOTUS brief in Janus v. ASFCME

In January, Ben Sachs, the Kestnbaum Professor of Labor and Industry, filed an amicus brief in Janus v. American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees, urging the Supreme Court to reject Janus's challenge on the ground that it does not raise a valid First Amendment claim.

The Indian Legal Profession in the Age of Globalization

February 8, 2018
The Indian Legal Profession in the Age of Globalization

In early December, the Harvard Law School Center on the Legal Profession (CLP) hosted two major events in India to celebrate the publication of 'The Indian Legal Profession in the Age of Globalization: The Rise of the Corporate Legal Sector and its Impact on Lawyers and Society.'

David Wilkins on globalization, lawyers and emerging economies

February 8, 2018
David Wilkins on globalization, lawyers and emerging economies

Prof. David Wilkins, vice dean for Global Initiatives on the Legal Profession and faculty director of Harvard Law School's Center on the Legal Profession (CLP), recently sat down to discuss CLP's project on Globalization Lawyers and Emerging Economies (GLEE) and what lies ahead for the innovative program.

A conversation with Jack Goldsmith: American Institutions and the Trump Presidency

February 2, 2018
A conversation with Jack Goldsmith: American Institutions and the Trump Presidency

Harvard Law professor Jack Goldsmith shares his perspective on American institutions and the Trump presidency in a recent interview with Weekly Standard editor-at-large Bill Kristol.

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