Faculty Workshop Series, 2018-2019

On the following dates, the Faculty Workshop Series welcomes these esteemed scholars to the University of Pittsburgh School of Law. All faculty workshops will be conducted in the Alcoa Room on the second floor of the Barco Law Building. 

September 11, 2018

“A Tort Answer to the Problem of Corporate Criminal Liability”

Presented by: Erin Sheley, University of Oklahoma College of Law
Commenter: Vivian Curran, University of Pittsburgh School of Law

 

September 20, 2018

“The Enforceability of Liability Waivers and Youth Participation in Sports: An Empirical Investigation”

Speaker: Alfred Yen, Boston College Law School
Commenter: Pat Chew, University of Pittsburgh School of Law

 

October 18, 2018

“A Certiorari Puzzle”

Speaker: Ben Johnson, Penn State Law School
Commenter: Amy Wildermuth, Dean, University of Pittsburgh School of Law

 

November 15, 2018

“Brandeis’s True Americanism: A Solution for the Crisis of Liberal Democracy?”

Speaker: Russell Pearce, Fordham University School of Law
Commenter: Jessie Allen, University of Pittsburgh School of Law

 

January 17, 2019

“Delaware’s New Competition”

William Moon, University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law
Commenter: Doug Branson, University of Pittsburgh School of Law

 

March 19, 2019

“Workplace Justice”

Michael Selmi, George Washington University Law School
Commenter: Deborah Brake, University of Pittsburgh School of Law

 

March 26, 2019

“Interaction Orders of Race”

Waverly Duck, University of Pittsburgh (Sociology)
Commenter: Lu-in Wang, University of Pittsburgh School of Law

 

April 30, 2019

“Working Around Senate Confirmation”

Nina Mendelson, University of Michigan Law School
Commenter: Grant MacIntyre, University of Pittsburgh School of Law