Archive for April, 2008

After the Georgetown Symposium

Sunday, April 20th, 2008 at 19:57

The symposium was an outstanding success, and Mitt Regan and Jeff Bauman, the organizers, were terrific. Over 120 people turned up, with delegates and attendees from the US, Canada, the UK, Australia, Germany and more. The mixture of academics and practitioners gelled superbly. Both learned from each other and there was a serious attempt to […]






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The Future of the Global Law Firm

Tuesday, April 15th, 2008 at 19:21

THE FUTURE OF THE GLOBAL LAW FIRM GEORGETOWN UNIVERSITY LAW CENTER CENTER FOR THE STUDY OF THE LEGAL PROFESSION APRIL 17-18, 2008 This symposium will bring together scholars from a range of disciplines, legal practitioners, regulators, and consultants and experts on professional service firms to discuss a variety of forces that are likely to shape […]






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Peter and Me: Long Term Interviewing

Saturday, April 5th, 2008 at 15:55

During my stay here in Miami I started a new research project. It’s based on a man called Peter Lederer. Peter is a Visiting Practitioner at the Law School and he is also a member of the Visiting Committee of the school. His association with the school goes back to the days of Soia Mentschikoff’s […]






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Workshop on Law Practice in the European Union and the United States

Wednesday, April 2nd, 2008 at 15:15

On Friday, April 4, 2008, the School of Law, University of Miami, in cooperation with the Miami-Florida European Center of Excellence is holding a workshop. Details can be downloaded here. There are two speakers: John Flood, University of Westminster, United Kingdom; Visiting Professor, University of Miami, “Will there be fallout from Clementi? The global repercussions […]






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