Upcoming Events

2020

February

70th Annual Moot Court Showcase Oral Argument

Fri Feb 21, 2020, 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

McCartan Courtroom

Notre Dame Law School will host it's 70th Annual Moot Court Showcase Oral Argument in McCartan Courtroom. This year's judges include: Judge...

2020 Fair Use Week: Pop-up IP Clinic

Tue Feb 25, 2020, 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

231B & 231C Hesburgh

Do you have a question about how much of someone’s work you can use in your studio art, dissertation, or article? Sign...

2020 Fair Use Week: Fair Use Film Screenings

Thu Feb 27, 2020, 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Carey Auditorium

Explore fair use in film and the importance of parody and satire through short film screenings of Midnight in Paris, Our Nixon,...

2020 Fair Use Week: What is a Copy?

Fri Feb 28, 2020, 10:00 am - 11:30 am

102 Hesburgh Library, Rare Books & Special Collections

A display and presentation of tangible books and manuscripts that challenge our notions of what is a copy, including examples of tangible...

March

Careers in Intellectual Property Law Panel

Mon Mar 2, 2020, 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

1140 Eck Hall of Law

Come hear career professionals Tim J. Heverin of Jones Day, Andrew H. Velzen of MBHB and Emily Pyclik of Baker Botts speak about...

Algorithmic Bias: Sources and Responses 

Wed Mar 18, 2020, 10:00 am - 2:30 pm

Patrick F. McCartan Courtroom, Eck Hall of Law

Featuring a keynote by Big Data Scientist and New York Times Bestselling Author Cathy O’Neil “Algorithms: for whom do they fail?” Plus panels...

3rd Annual Experiential Learning Fair

Wed Mar 18, 2020, 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

Main Reading Room, Kresge Law Library

Before Spring Break, Prof Bob Jones will host an information session to help students understand what we offer and how to choose...

Life Lunch with Prof. Bill Mattison

Thu Mar 19, 2020, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Coffeehouse, Geddes Hall

Euthanasia and End of Life Decision-Making:  Guidance from the Catholic Tradition Enjoy a free lunch and seminar-style conversation with Prof. Bill Mattison, professor...

2020 JLEPP Symposium

Fri Mar 20, 2020, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

1140 Eck Hall of Law

Notre Dame Law School's Journal on Law, Ethics and Public Policy will host their annual symposium.…

April

Life Lunch with Sr. Damien Marie Savino, F.S.E.

Wed Apr 15, 2020, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Coffeehouse, Geddes Hall

Pro-Life and Pro-creation: The Catholic Both-And Enjoy a free lunch and seminar-style conversation with Sr. Damien Marie Savino, F.S.E. Sr. Damien Marie is...

Corporate Compliance

Fri Apr 17, 2020, 12:30 pm - 1:45 pm

1130 Eck Hall of Law

A talk on Corporate Compliance sponsored by ND LAMB. Originally published at lamb.nd.edu.…

LAMB Speaker: Professor Anne Lise Sibony

Tue Apr 21, 2020, 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

2108 Eck Hall of Law

LAMB Speaker: Professor Anne Lise Sibony, Catholic University of Louvain and visiting professor at Columbia Law School, will speak on “European Consumer Protection...

ND Lawyers of D.C. Reception

Thu Apr 23, 2020, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

1400 16th Street NW, Washington, DC 20036

An RSVP is required to attend the event. A link to RSVP will be added to this page in the near future....

LAMB Symposium: Recent Behavioral Research in Law

Fri Apr 24, 2020, 11:15 am - 1:45 pm

Faculty Meeting Room, Notre Dame Law School

The Symposium will include presentations and comments on two papers, one on antitrust and one on international law. Symposium Participants will include:...

May

2020 Commencement: Law School Awards Ceremony

Fri May 15, 2020, 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Washington Hall

This event is by invitation only for students receiving dean’s list honors and/or class awards. Invited graduates should arrive at 2 p.m. Tickets...

2020 Commencement: Reception for Law Graduates

Fri May 15, 2020, 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Eck Hall of Law

After the Awards Ceremony has concluded, all law graduates and their guests are welcome to attend a reception with light refreshments at the...

2020 Commencement: Law School Prayer Service

Sat May 16, 2020, 9:00 am - 9:30 am

Basilica of the Sacred Heart


It’s a tradition for the Law School’s Commencement activities to begin with a prayer service for the entire class. (Note: This is...

2020 Commencement: Law School Hooding Ceremony

Sat May 16, 2020, 11:00 am - 12:30 pm

Joyce Center, North Dome

Each law graduate will walk across the stage to be hooded. Hooding refers to the placement of an academic hood over your...

2020 Commencement: Law School Reception

Sat May 16, 2020, 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm

North Dining Hall

Graduates, family, and friends are invited to join in fellowship for a reception and buffet meal. More details will be released in the...

June

ND Lawyers of Chicago Reception

Thu Jun 4, 2020, 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Harold Washington Library Center, 400 S. State St., Chicago, IL 60605

An RSVP is required to attend the event. A link to RSVP will be added to this page in the near future....

ND Lawyers of New York City Reception

Thu Jun 18, 2020, 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Union League Club, 38 E. 37th St., New York, NY 10016

An RSVP is required to attend the event. A link to RSVP will be added to this page in the near future....

October

Red Mass and Presentation by Rick Garnett

Mon Oct 5, 2020, 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Cathedral of St. Mary of the Immaculate Conception, Lafayette, IN

Mass will be celebrated with Bishop Timothy L. Doherty followed by a dinner for legal professionals and a presentation by Notre Dame...