Past Events

Data Security Conference

Friday, February 24, 2017

Professor Mark McKenna hosted a Data Security Conference at Notre Dame Law School on February 24, 2017. Modern technology enables the collection and use of many types of data for a wide range of purposes. Many of those uses are enormously beneficial. But the era of big data comes with substantial risks to privacy, particularly as data breaches proliferate. The conference will focus on legal and ethical issues in data security, with a particular focus on institutional design and regulatory strategy.

Inequality, Law and the Social Sciences Joint Conference

Monday, December 12, 2016

ND LAMB and the Institute for Advance Study in Toulouse (IAST) - Toulouse School of Economics co-sponsored their 2nd Joint Conference on Inequality, Law and the Social Sciences on December 12-13, 2016 in Toulouse, France.

2016 Notre Dame Law Review Symposium

Friday, November 11, 2016

The Symposium examined the increasing prevalence of overlapping intellectual property rights. Panels of leading academics and distinguished practitioners addressed, among other issues, how the domains of various forms of intellectual property are defined, how claiming identifies the boundaries of particular inventions or works and impacts the extent of overlap, the relationship between administrative procedures and civil litigation, and the role of territoriality in protection and enforcement.

IP and Antitrust Talk with FTC Commissioner Maureen Ohlhausen

Thursday, November 10, 2016

ND LAMB welcomed Commissioner Maureen K. Ohlhausen of the Federal Trade Commission to the Law School as the ND LAMB distinguished speaker. She spoke on "IP and Antitrust."

Drug Patent Settlements Post Activis

Friday, October 7, 2016

ND LAMB hosted a Law Symposium:  Drug Patent Settlements After Actavis.  

Professor Avishalom Tor Presented Keynote Lecture at Conference of the Academic Society of Competition Law

Friday, July 1, 2016

Professor Avishalom Tor presented the Keynote Lecture: "Innovation, Competition, and the Construction of Consumer Preferences," at the 11th Conference of the Academic Society of Competition Law (ASCOLA), in Leiden, The Netherlands.

Deception Roundtable--Chicago

Friday, May 20, 2016

NDLS and ND LAMB hosted a Deception Roundtable at the Notre Dame Chicago campus.

LAMB Corporate Governance Symposium: Hedge Fund Activism in Corporate Governance: Empirical Evidence and Policy Implications

Friday, April 8, 2016

ND LAMB hosted the third LAMB Corporate Governance Symposium: Hedge Fund Activism in Corporate Governance: Empirical Evidence and Policy Implications.

NDLS Hosted Junior Patent Roundtable

Friday, April 1, 2016

NDLS hosted a Junior Patent Roundtable at Notre Dame Law School. The roundtable included four sessions, each devoted to one of the junior papers with commentary and discussion to follow. 

Joint Conference of LAMB and the Institute for Advanced Study in Toulouse (IAST): Competition Policy, Innovation, and Procurement

Wednesday, December 16, 2015

ND LAMB and the French Institute for Advanced Study in Toulouse (IAST) co-sponsored Competition Policy, Innovation, and Procurement, on December 16-17, 2015 in Toulouse.

Virtual Symposium on Horne v. USDA, Takings Law, and Regulating Commodities and Other Property

Friday, December 4, 2015

ND LAMB faculty fellow Dan Kelly organized A Virtual Symposium on Horne v. USDA, Takings Law, and Regulating Commodities and Other Property, co-sponsored by The Notre Dame Law & Economics Program, Notre Dame Research Program on Law & Market Behavior, and the Larry Bonner Endowment for Excellence in Commodities and Securities Law.

Drassinower Book Roundtable: What’s Wrong with Copying?

Friday, October 2, 2015 

Notre Dame Law School and LAMB hosted a roundtable book talk on Abraham Drassinower's book, What's Wrong with Copying?   Drassinower is the Legal, Ethical, and Cultural Implications of Technological Innovation Chair at the University of Toronto Faculty of Law. Several leading IP and copyright experts participated.

Notre Dame Law School IP Lecture Series: Economically Defeasible Rights to Facilitate Information Disclosure

Friday, September 11, 2015

Professor Kevin Collins, Washington University Law School, spoke as part of the Notre Dame Law School IP Lecture Series on Economically Defeasible Rights to Facilitate Information Disclosure:  The Hidden Wisdom of Pre-AWCPA Copyright

LAMB International Research Network Conference: Junior Scholars in Behavioral and Experimental Law and Economics

Friday, July 17, 2015

The Notre Dame Research Program on Law and Market Behavior (ND LAMB) hosted a junior and senior scholars' conference, LAMB International Research Network Conference: Junior Scholars Behavioral and Experimental Law and Economics, at Notre Dame's global gateway in Dublin, Ireland on July 17-18, 2015.

Conference: Trust and Empirical Evidence in Law Making and Legal Process

Friday, June 19, 2015

Notre Dame LAMB and the University of Oxford School of Law co-sponsored a conference, Trust and Empirical Evidence in Law Making and Legal Process on June 19 at Oxford.

Nudging--Theory and Applications

Friday, April 17, 2015

Notre Dame LAMB co-sponsored, with the University of Lucerne, Nudging--Theory and Applications on April 17, 2015

Symposium on Limiting Shareholder Rights: Entrenching Management or Establishing Commitments?

Tuesday, April 14, 2015

This LAMB conference brought together a panel of experts, both scholars in corporate law and corporate finance and practicing lawyers, to present new empirical evidence in this area and discuss its implications for corporate law and governance on April 14 at Notre Dame Law School.

LAMB Co-Sponsored Behavioral Law and Economics--New Directions (BLEND) II at the University of Hawaii

Thursday, December 11, 2014

Notre Dame LAMB co-sponsored, with the University of Hawaii School of Law, New Directions in Law and Psychology,at the University of Hawaii at Manoa Richardson School of Law on December 11-14, 2014.

Law and Economics Symposium on Competition and Innovation

Friday, November 14, 2014

The Program on Law and Economics hosted a mini symposium on competition and innovation.

LAMB Faculty Fellow Nicole Garnett, along with co-author Notre Dame Professor Margaret Brinig Spoke at Several Book Events

Tuesday, November 11, 2014

Professors Nicole Garnett and Margaret Brinig spoke at several book events for their newly released book, Catholic Schools' Importance in Urban America.

Intellectual Property Workshop:  Greg Dolin--Dubious Patent Reform

Monday, November 10, 2014

Greg Dolin, University of Baltimore School of Law, presented Dubious Patent Reform at Notre Dame Law School on November 10.

Book Roundtable:  Jessica Silbey--The Eureka Myth:  Creators, Innovators, and Everyday Intellectual Property

Friday, November 7, 2014

LAMB hosted a book roundtable discussion of Jessica Silbey's book, The Eureka Myth:Creators, Innovators, and Everyday Intellectual Property.

LAMB Speaker Series:  Christopher Buccafusco

Tuesday, November 4, 2014

Christopher Buccafusco, Associate Professor of Law and Co-Director of the Center for Empirical Studies of Intellectual Property, IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law, spoke as part of the LAMB speaker series.
 

Carter Snead Presented The Law, Ethics and Public Policy of Assisted Suicide

Tuesday, September 25, 2014

Carter Snead presented "The Law, Ethics and Public Policy of Assisted Suicide: Arguments in Principle and Prudence” and was a panelist on Fostering Better Relationships Between Doctors and Lawyers: Practical Case Panels sponsored by the Charleston County Medical Society and the Charleston County Bar Association on September 25.

2014 LAMB Conference on Behavioral and Experimental Law and Economics

Thursday, July 24, 2014

This summer the Research Program on Law and Market Behavior again brought together junior and senior legal scholars from the U.S. and abroad to present and discuss their ongoing work in The 2014Conference on Behavioral and Experimental Law and Economics at Notre Dame in London.

BEHAVIORAL LAW AND ECONOMICS—NEW DIRECTIONS Individual Differences in Judgment and Decision Behavior

Wednesday, June 25, 2014

This summer at Notre Dame in London the Research Program on Law and Market Behavior convened the inaugural conference in a new BLEND series of events. These workshop format conferences on Behavioral Law and Economics—New Directions (“BLEND”). This first conference in the series will focus on Individual Differences in Judgment and Decision Behavior and their implications for legal policy.

Distinguished Speaker Series: Mark Lemley, Professor of Law, Stanford Law School

Friday, April 11, 2014

Stanford Law Professor Mark Lemley spoke on the topic of IP Without Scarcity. The panelists included Jeanne Fromer, NYU Law, Brett Frischmann, Cardozo School of Law, and Christoper Yoo, Penn Law.