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Professor Nicole Garnett to give Hotz Lecture at Arkansas Law School

Professor Nicole Garnett has been selected to give the spring Hartman Hotz Lecture at Arkansas School of Law on March 13. She will speak on The Comparative Landscape of Educational Pluralism. The series is sponsored by the University of Arkansas School of Law, J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences and Hartman Hotz Trust Committee.…

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Professor Avishalom Tor speaks at Hebrew University

Professor Avishalom Tor gave a talk, "The Mostly Neglected Opportunity Costs of Behavioral Policies," at the Law, Economic and Empirical Legal Studies Workshop Meeting at Hebrew University of Jerusalem Law School in January.…

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Professor Julian Velasco elected to American Law Institute

Professor Julian Velasco was recently elected a member of the American Law Institute.

The institute’s members have the opportunity to influence the development of the law in both existing and emerging areas, to work with other eminent lawyers, judges, and academics, to give back to a profession to which they are deeply dedicated, and to contribute to the public good.…

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New ND Technology Ethics Center to address ‘big questions’ of emerging technology

Notre Dame Law Professor Mark McKenna, interim director of ND-TEC, said, “We are living in an age of unbridled and increasingly fierce competition to pursue ever-more-capable and human-like technologies. The aim of the new center is to explore the myriad ethical and policy issues associated with these new and emerging technologies to help us keep pace with their human and societal impacts.”

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Professor Woodrow Hartzog to give major technology ethics lecture at Notre Dame Law School

With growing concerns over data breaches and privacy, some argue that control over one’s data is necessary, but that might not be the most practical solution, argues Professor Woodrow Hartzog.

Hartzog, professor of law and computer science at Northeastern University School of Law and the Khoury College of Computer Sciences, will speak on the subject at a lecture on Sept. 26. Hartzog’s talk is co-sponsored by the Law School’s Program in Intellectual Property and Technology Law and the Notre Dame Technology Ethics Center. …

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Mark McKenna quoted in the news about IP law

Mark McKenna, John P. Murphy Foundation Professor of Law and LAMB fellow, was quoted in the article, "Justices to Say When Trademark Infringers Can Lose Profits." Read more here.

He was quoted by Law 360 in "Justice Stevens Sought Careful Limits On Reach Of IP Law." Read the story here

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Nicole Garnett gives talks on educational pluralism

Nicole Garnett gave two recent talks on educational pluralism.

“Educational Pluralism in the U.S.:  The Critical Contribution of Catholic Schools,” at Freedom, Autonomy and Responsibility:  Finding the Balance in Catholic Education and the Law in a Global Context, Australian Catholic University, May 23, 2019

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