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2/4/2014

LBE Collegium Lunch

William H. Gates Hall

12:30 PM - 1:20 PM

Law, Business and Entrepreneurship is hosting a collegium lunch for all faculty and students. RSVPs are encouraged but not required; lunch for the first twenty five students. The lunch will be held at 12:30pm in Room 207

https://catalyst.uw.edu/webq/survey/yeonjk/215385

Asian Law Lecture Series: Professor Qi Zhang on the "Re-discussion on the Nature of Validity and Guarantee of the Effect of Guiding Cases of PRC"

William H. Gates Hall

3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Professor Qi Zhang, who is the Executive Director of Institute of Comparative Law and Legal Sociology at Peking University Law School, will deliver the second Asian Law Lecture of Winter Quarter. You are invited to attend; please RSVP to gradlaw@uw.edu as space is limited.

Professor Zhang's publications include titles such as “On the Methods of Identifying Guiding Cases -- Based on the Trial Experience” Peking University Law Journal, No. 3, 2009, pp. 457-468, (in Chinese); “Identification and Application of the Guiding Elements of a Guiding Case” Legal Science Monthly, No. 10, 2008, pp. 89-101, (in Chinese); Legal Reasoning and Legal Institution,The Press of Shandong Renmin, 2003, (in Chinese); Law as an Autopoietic System (Translation from English, written by GUNTHER TEUBNER), Peking Univ. Press, 2004, (in Chinese).

Professor Zhang has been a Fulbright Scholar and Visiting Professor at many institutions such as Harvard, Yale, Stanford, Hokkaido, and Heidelburg. His classes and research interests include the judicial system, jurisprudence, comparative law, study on Western philosophy of law, torts, and comparative legislative systems of China and the US.

http://www.law.washington.edu/AsianLaw/News/LectureSeries.aspx

Social Jusice Tuesday "Youth, Poverty and Access to Law"

William H. Gates Hall
133
12:30 PM - 1:20 PM

Social Jusice Tuesday "Youth, Poverty and Access to Law

What kinds of legal obstacles commonly confront children and those of humble means? A panel of three will discuss issues a the heart of youth, poverty and access to law. They will be discussing issues they confront on a daily basis and the legal challenge of their clients.
Panelists:
David Mace, Union Gospel Mission
Serena Holthe, Center for Children and Youth Justice
Andrew Schneidler, Children's Law Center of Washington