2012 Spring

2012 Spring Semester

Loyola Law School is pleased to announce the Faculty Workshop Schedule. If you would like to attend a workshop, please contact Bridget Klink at (213) 736-1407 or Bridget.klink@lls.edu. Workshops are generally held on Thursdays from 11:45 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. in the Girardi bldg., Courtroom of the 90s, unless noted otherwise.

January 26

Maxwell L. Stearns
Marbury Research Professor of Law, University of Maryland School of Law 

"Direct (Anti-)Democracy"

January 31

Thomas Morawetz

Tapping Reeve Professor of Law and Ethics, University of Connecticut School of Law
Distinguished Visitor, Loyola Law School Los Angeles


February 2

William Rubenstein

Sidley Austin Professor of Law, Harvard Law Schoo

"The Operation of Preclusion in Multidistrict Litigation (MDL) Cases"

February 9

Terry Smith 

Distinguished Research Professor of Law, DePaul University College of Law

"Barack Obama, Post-Racialism and the New Politics of Triangulation"


February 16

Stephanos Bibas 

Professor of Law and Criminology; Director, Supreme Court Clinic, University of Pennsylvania Law School

"Notice and Comment Sentencing"


March 1

Robert M. Lawless

Professor of Law and Co-Director, Illinois Program on Law, Behavior and Social Science, University of Illinois College of Law

"Race, Attorneys, and Bankruptcy Chapter Choice"


March 15

Urska Velikonja

Assistant Professor of Law, University of Maryland School of Law

"The Social Cost of Financial Misrepresentations"


March 22

Carrie Menkel-Meadow

Chancellor's Professor of Law, University of California at Irvine

"Scaling up Deliberative Democracy as Dispute Resolution in Healthcare Reform: A Work in Progress"


March 29

Jason Mazzone

Gerald Baylin Professor of Law, Brooklyn Law School

"The Normalization of Anonymous Testimony"