Please join us for the 11th Annual Public Interest Auction on Friday, January 31, 2014. The purpose of this event is to raise money to fund law students in unpaid summer internships. You won't want to miss out on a fabulous evening with friends, faculty and the Rhode Island legal community.To purchase tickets and bid on Auction items, please visit us online today at www.rwulawauction.com.
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Thurgood Marshall Memorial Lecture
Featuring Harvard Law Professor Randall Kennedy
RWU Law Appellate Courtroom 283
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8:30 a.m. Registration
9:00 a.m. Conference
Fifty years ago, in a tumultuous period in U.S. history, the Supreme Court of the United States decided NY Times v. Sullivan, granting the press substantial protection from the chilling effect of lawsuits seeing large damage awards from unflattering news reports. This symposium brings together a remarkable collection of law professors, first amendment lawyers, working journalists, and a leading federal judge to assess from various perspectives, both domestic and international, whether 50 years later the Times decision justified the reaction of Professor Harry Kalven at the time, that it was an "occasion for dancing in the streets."
The confirmed participants are:
- Judge Robert Sack (media law expert, United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit)
- Associate Justice William Robinson (Rhode Island Supreme Court, former counsel to...
Join Dean David Logan, Associate Dean Diana Hassel, and Assistant Dean of Admissions Michael Donnelly-Boylen for a School of Law networking reception. Celebrate the School of Law's 20th Anniversary with fellow RWU Law alumni, faculty, staff and friends in D.C.
Hors d'oeuvres & Cash Bar
RSVP by February 18, 2014 to the Office of Alumni, Programs & Events at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 401-254-4659.
Join Dean David A. Logan and local law alumni in New York City for a networking reception! Reconnect with RWU Law and alumni in your area!
6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Renaissance New York Times Square Hotel
714 7th Avenue
New York, New York
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Paula Monopoli, Professor of Law
University of Maryland
Francis King Carey School of Law
Founding Director, Women Leadership & Equality Program
12:00 noon Keynote Address
More information to be announced!