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February 3

Friday

February 4

Saturday

  • HELR Subcite #1

    8:00 am - 1:00 pm

    Join the Harvard Environmental Law Review for our first subcite of the semester!…
  • HELR Subcite #1

    8:00 am - 1:00 pm

    Join the Harvard Environmental Law Review for our first subcite of the semester!…
  • Morning Momentum: Cardio Kick

    10:15 am - 11:00 am

    A total body, heart-pumping cardiovascular workout incorporating basic punches, kicks, jumping jacks, and many other boxing combinations. These classes are packed with energy and provide stress relief! No equipment is required! Please note that this session of Morning Momentum will be taking place at Hemenway. Please check-in at the front…
  • HLEP Spring Project Cycle Kickoff Social

    5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

    Come and join us to kickstart the Spring Project Cycle with HLEP board members and current and prospective members on Saturday, February 2 from 5–7 PM at Cambridge Queen’s Head Pub (Memorial Hall, Lower Level, 45 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA 02138). This is an excellent chance to catch up with…

February 5

Sunday

  • Harvard Asia Business Conference

    8:30 am - 6:30 pm

    Ever wondered what it’s like to work in a region that … Is on track to top 50% of global GDP by 2040 Accounts for 40% of global investment in start-ups Has the largest share of installed renewable capacity globally Accounts for half (2.5 billion) of the world’s internet users…

February 6

Monday

February 7

Tuesday

February 8

Wednesday

  • Nonhuman Primates in Medical Research: The Good, Bad, and Ugly

    12:15 pm - 1:30 pm

    This event will bring together experts from a broad range of academic backgrounds to discuss the current state of testing on non-human primates for medical research. In covering varied topics including bioethics, animal welfare, and medical necessity/applicability, this panel will allow audience members to learn more about the widely debated…
  • The Julis-Rabinowitz Program on Jewish and Israeli Law presents: Protecting the Interests of Capital Market Investors in a Multicultural Society by Nitzan Wulkan

    12:15 pm - 1:15 pm

    Israel’s low-interest environment has created an incentive for “alternative investments” in online trading platforms and while these platforms raised hundreds of millions of dollars from Israeli investors in the last decade, they did so based on false promises of imaginary interest rates. The initial lack of regulatory oversight in the…
  • Meet the Judge: Hon. Holly A. Thomas – U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit

    12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

    Hear from Judge Thomas about her background and work and then have the opportunity to ask questions in a face-to-face, small group Zoom setting. Limited to fifteen attendees, who consent through their registration to the program being recorded.  Alumni are welcome as well as current students. Judge Thomas clerked…
  • HALB Fireside Chat: A Conversation with Joanna Dubin, President of Fendi Americas

    12:30 pm - 1:15 pm

    Stay tuned for an interactive session with Joanna Dubin, who was named President of Fendi Americas in January 2019. Most recently, Dubin was Senior Vice President, Merchandising at Louis Vuitton Americas in New York. Prior to that, she was based in Japan as Chief Executive Officer of Gilt Groupe Japan,…
  • LexisNexis Research Training – Distinguish THIS: Getting the Most from Shepard’s in Lexis+

    12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

    Distinguish THIS: Getting the Most from Shepard’s in Lexis+…
  • Faculty Discussion on Spiritual Wellbeing with Professor Okediji and Professor Bagley

    12:30 pm - 1:15 pm

    Spiritual wellbeing can stem from beliefs, faith, values, ethics or moral principles that provide purpose and meaning in our lives. It can be nurtured or cultivated through prayer, meditation, time in the natural world, deep listening and self reflection. We invite you to Join Harvard Law School Faculty Professor Okediji and…
  • Alumni in Residence with Tara Kole JD’03 of Johnson, Shapiro, Slewett & Kole

    1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

    Tara Kole JD'03 Tara Kole is a founding partner of Johnson Shapiro Slewett & Kole, one of the world’s leading boutique entertainment law firms, and has an extensive film and television practice. Tara's business spans the globe, and she has developed expertise in the often-complex navigation of the global marketplace. Tara graduated magna cum laude from Harvard Law School, where she served as Articles Chair on the Harvard Law Review. She went on to serve as a law clerk for the Honorable Antonin Scalia on the United States Supreme Court. Click to register.
  • Byse Workshop Spring 2023: Reinventing Money: Central Banks, Cryptocurrency, and the Power of Finance

    1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

    Recurring

    We are at a time of intense monetary innovation. Citizens are making new demands on their governments regarding financial inclusion, new cryptocurrencies are launching (and failing) seemingly daily, and central banks are fundamentally rethinking their mandates, particularly with regard to climate change and green finance.This workshop will bring the history…
  • WLA x Goodwin Procter Coffee Chat

    2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

    Join WLA for our upcoming coffee chat with representatives from Goodwin Procter! Representatives from the firm will join us virtually to discuss practice areas, firm culture, and will be available for Q&A. Coffee gift cards will be emailed to all attendees following the event! Zoom link is below – Please RSVP…
  • Asia-Pacific Practices: A Conversation with Brian Burke of Shearman & Sterling

    4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

    Mr. Brian Burke is a partner in the Litigation practice at Shearman & Sterling. He has conducted dozens of investigations across Asia-Pacific and is experienced in FCPA/anti-corruption, economic sanctions, antitrust, shareholder litigation, anti-money laundering, and other compliance and investigative matters. Mr. Burke acted as lead advisor to GlaxoSmithKline on the…
  • EIP Orientation and Market Mixer

    5:45 pm - 8:00 pm

    Learn what to expect from Preview and EIP Week, how to develop your strategy for both, and how to use the spring semester to maximize your success. Then, get a head-start on summer recruiting by making connections with representatives from EIP firms from across the country.

February 9

Thursday

  • Quinn Emanuel Attorney Office Hours at OCS

    9:00 am - 5:00 pm

    See CSM/Symplicity for full event details.
  • White & Case Attorney Office Hours at OCS

    9:00 am - 5:00 pm

    See CSM/Symplicity for full event details.
  • Harvard Trade Forum – Legal Disputes at the United Nations

    12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

    Dispute resolutions in the United Nations with Foley Hoag…
  • Student Wellbeing Working Group Info Table

    12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

    The Well is Harvard Law School’s community effort to destigmatize mental health and prioritize well-being. Think of The Well as a source of support. A hub for dialogue. A space for sharing needs and accessing resources. Interested in learning more? Stop by our info table on 2/9 to connect with…
  • The Role of States in Consumer Protection Litigation

    12:15 pm - 1:15 pm

    OH Skinner of the Alliance for Consumers will discuss his thoughts for how to reform consumer protection litigation and, in particular, the role of state attorneys general and the National Association of Attorneys General. All are welcome.
  • Tax Talk with Kirkland & Ellis

    12:15 pm - 1:30 pm

    Lawyers from Kirkland & Ellis will be discussing the practice of tax at their firm as well as how M&A deals are structured from a tax perspective. Pizza will be served.
  • Student Salon Series: Moral Futurism: Digital Citizenship and the Rights of Youth in the Metaverse and Beyond

    12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

    The Student Salon Series is a student-led event series bringing Harvard students into dialogue about tech topics, hosted by the Berkman Klein Center.  This inaugural student salon series explores gaps and issues in today’s laws, policies, and product designs that impact the digital rights and freedoms of children and young…
  • Kenneth Roth at HLS – Global Contest between Democracy and Autocracy: Less dire than it seems

    12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

    The common wisdom these days is that in the global contest between democracy and autocracy, the autocrats are ascendant. That is wrong. Putin’s disastrous invasion of Ukraine and Xi Jinping’s “zero Covid” debacle are highly visible illustrations of the risks inherent in unaccountable government. It is not surprising that people…
  • Activist Survivor Movement After the Bhopal Gas Tragedy

    12:30 pm - 1:15 pm

    Harvard Law School student Apoorva Dixit discusses the Bhopal gas tragedy and her podcast series aimed to uplift the voices of the victims of ‘the world’s worst industrial disaster.’…
  • Harvard Law West Coast Club’s Spring Career Fair

    12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

    Come talk to attorneys and law firm reps living their #bestlife at top law firms’ West Coast offices! Food will be provided – All student attendees will be entered into a raffle for prizes. Dress is casual and firms know students will be coming between classes, so make sure to
  • West Coast Club Career Fair

    12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

    Come talk to attorneys and law firm reps living their #bestlife at top law firms’ West Coast offices!
    Food will be provided – All student attendees will be entered into a raffle for prizes. Dress is casual and firms know students will be coming between classes, so make sure…
  • Mastering Money w/ Norm Champ

    12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

    Recurring

    What is your relationship to money? Are you a saver or a spender? Do you think and plan for the future or look away, thinking you’ll get to it later? Have you ever made or followed a budget? HLS Beyond has invited Norm Champ (JD ‘89), partner at…
  • Alumni in Residence with David Singleton JD’91 of the Ohio Justice & Policy Center

    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

    David A. Singleton has served as the Executive Director of the Cincinnati-based Ohio Justice & Policy Center since 2002. David is also a tenured Professor of Law at NKU Chase College of Law, where he teaches the Constitutional Litigation Clinic, Criminal Law, and Criminal Procedure. David has worked as a public defender for seven years, first with the Neighborhood Defender Service of Harlem and then with the Public Defender Service for the District of Columbia. Click to register.
  • Kirkland & Ellis 1L Reception

    6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

    See CSM/Symplicity for full event details.
  • Halfway through Harvard celebration for 2Ls and LLMs

    6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

    Calling all 2Ls and LLMs! You are officially Halfway Through Harvard! Celebrate with your classmates on Thursday, February 9th, from 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm in Milstein East. Light refreshments and hors d’oeuvres will be served. Business casual attire is encouraged. Organized in partnership with the Dean of Students Office,…