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The Henry Morris Lecture in International & Comparative Law 

Tuesday, September 11, 2018

English Language Contracts Governed by a Foreign Law
Lecturer: Stefan Vogenauer, Managing Director, Max, Planck Institute for European, Legal History and Chair, Max Planck Law

This lecture is free to attend however registration is requested here

This program is funded through the Henry Morris Endowment. An 1889 graduate of the Chicago-Kent College of Law, Henry Crittendon Morris (1863-1948) enjoyed a distinguished career as an international lawyer and diplomat. During 25 years of foreign service prior to World War I, Mr. Morris served as the United States Consul in Ghent, Belgium, and as Secretary to Chief Justice Fuller at the Permanent International Court at the Hague. When the war broke out, he returned to Chicago to coordinate Red Cross and Liberty Loan campaigns on behalf of the American war effort. 
Mr. Morris was a member of the American Society of International Law and a number of other organizations devoted to improving international relations. He was the author of The History of Colonization from the Earliest Times to the Present Day (1906). The French government made him a chevalier of the French Legion of Honor in 1937.


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36th Annual Federal Sector Labor Relations & Labor Law Conference 

Thursday, September 13, 2018

Navigating New Directions

Join top government officials & policymakers, world-class management-side attorneys & union representatives, and leading academics for a focused day of learning about the future of the federal workplace and workforce.

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10th Annual Conference on Futures and Derivatives 

Thursday, November 1, 2018

We are experiencing a time of rapid technological change in the futures and derivatives industry. Come learn what you need to know and how to stay on top of these changes. Also get regulatory updates and learn recent trends in enforcement all while networking with peers, gaining access to leading professionals, and earning CLE, CPE, CCB, CFE, and CSCP credit.

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34th Annual Illinois Public Sector Labor Relations Law Conference 

Friday, November 30, 2018

The Election and the Continuing Impact of Janus v. AFSCME Council 31

This conference is presented by Chicago-Kent College of Law and its Institute for Law and the Workplace in cooperation with the Illinois Labor Relations Board & the Illinois Educational Labor Relations Board.
Opening Plenary Panel
• Kay H. Hodge, Partner, Stoneman, Chandler & Miller LLP
Kent Redfield, Emeritus Professor, University of Illinois, Springfield
Don Slesnick, Managing Partner, Slesnick & Casey LLP

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