Private Law Workshop

The Private Law Workshop, hosted by Professors Jeffrey Pojanowski and David Waddilove, brings leading private law scholars from across the United States and around the world to discuss their latest scholarship with Notre Dame students and faculty. The workshop is the basis of a seminar course taught by Professors Pojanowski and Waddilove, open to Notre Dame JD and graduate students. 

Fall 2020 Workshop Schedule

Date Lecturer, Topic
August 28 Henry Smith (Harvard), "Property as Complex System"
September 11 Sadie Blanchard (Notre Dame), "Contracts Without Courts or Clans: The Case of Reinsurance"
September 25 John Goldberg (Harvard), "Public Nuisance"
October 9 James Penner (National University of Singapore), "Punishment and Penalties in Private Law"
October 23 Shyamkrishna Balganesh (Penn), “Legal Internalism in Modern Histories of Copyright”
November 6 Paul Miller (Notre Dame), “Juridical Justification of Private Rights”