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Silicon Flatirons Hosts Pathbreaking Two-Day Conference on Rewriting the Telecom Act

February 15, 2005

The Silicon Flatirons Telecommunications Program hosted a two-day conference on February 13th-14th, 2005, titled The Digital Broadband Migration: Rewriting the Telecom Act.

Professor Guruswamy Delivers 30th Annual Scott Lecture on "Sustainable Energy"

February 10, 2005

On Thursday February 17 Professor Lakshman Guruswamy delivered a groundbreaking lecture, "Sustainable Energy: A New Framework," making the case for a new international framework for addressing issues of sustainable energy. Dr.

Scholars Debate Religious Freedom at 12th Rothgerber Conference

February 1, 2005

Conscience and the Free Exercise of Religion was the banner for scholars gathered at Colorado Law for the 12th Rothgerber Conference, named in honor of Law School benefactor Ira C. Rothgerber, Jr., '35.

Silicon Flatirons Presents First Annual CIO Forum

January 25, 2005

On Monday, January 24, 2005, the Silicon Flatirons Telecommunications Program (SFTP) presented its first annual CIO Forum.

Colorado Law Expert: Historical Courts Offer Hope For Past Injustices

January 24, 2005

When Professor Charles Wilkinson was asked to testify on behalf of an American Indian accused of murder, he jumped at the opportunity. But this was not your ordinary murder case. It happened over 146 years ago.

Professor Peppet Receives National Award for Best Article in 2004 on Dispute Resolution

January 19, 2005

Professor Scott Peppet received an award from the CPR Institute in New York on Thursday, January 20, 2005 for writing the "Best Professional Article" on dispute resolution in 2004. The article -- titled Contract Formation in Imperfect Markets: Should We Use Mediators in Deals?

Ray Rasker of the Sonoran Institute Presents Findings of Study on the Economic Role of Protected Public Lands

January 14, 2005

Ray Rasker, the Director of the Socioeconomics Program of the Sonoran Institute, presented findings from a study on the role of protected public lands in western economies on Wednesday, January 12, 2005 in a public lecture sponsored by the Natural Resources Law Center and the Center of the Americ

CU President Elizabeth Hoffman Visits Professor Weiser's Seminar

January 13, 2005

The University of Colorado's President Betsy Hoffman visited Professor Phil Weiser's seminar on Law and Economics in the Information Age. The Seminar (click here for the course syllabus) focuses on various issues raised by the information age.

Colorado Law Hosts U.S. 10th Circuit Court of Appeals

January 12, 2005

The Court of Appeals for the 10th Circuit heard arguments in the Moot Courtroom on Wednesday, January 12th. The Court heard several cases, including Chavez v. City of Albuquerque, Jones v. Hunt, Vesco v. Snedecker, Douglas v. Condon, and La Resolana Architects v. Clay Realtors Angel Fire.

Elliott Dorff Lectures on The Living Tree: An Introduction to Jewish Law

January 11, 2005

Professor Mark Loewenstein and Professor Elliot DorffRabbi Elliott Dorff presented a well-attended lecture titled The Living Tree: An Introduction to Jewish Law on Tuesday, January 11, 2005, at the Law School.

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