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

Feb. 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. Guruswamy's lecture culminated in an ambitious proposal that would establish Colorado as a global leader of the new legal,... Read more »

Scholars Debate Religious Freedom at 12th Rothgerber Conference

Feb. 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. Prominent law and religion scholars Kent Greenawalt of Columbia and Steven Smith of San Diego were featured... Read more »

Silicon Flatirons Presents First Annual CIO Forum

Jan. 25, 2005

On Monday, January 24, 2005, the Silicon Flatirons Telecommunications Program (SFTP) presented its first annual CIO Forum. The conference, which drew over one hundred attendees, provided a thought-provoking forum for examining developments in information technology, along with the business opportunities and legal issues associated with them. The event brought together... Read more »

Colorado Law Expert: Historical Courts Offer Hope For Past Injustices

Jan. 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. Originally tried in the Oregon Territory in what is now the state of Washington,... Read more »

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

Jan. 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? (Ohio State Journal on Dispute Resolution,... Read more »

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

Jan. 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 American West... Read more »

CU President Elizabeth Hoffman Visits Professor Weiser's Seminar

Jan. 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. These include the problems of standard setting, the regulation of broadband and wireless... Read more »

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

Jan. 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. Prior to hearing... Read more »

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

Jan. 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. Dean David Getches welcomed Professor Dorff, and Professor Mark Loewenstein introduced Professor Dorff. Elliot Dorff was ordained a Conservative... Read more »

Student Bar Association Receives ABA Award for Hosting International Conference

Jan. 1, 2005

The School of Law's Student Bar Association recently received a Certificate of Appreciation from the American Bar Association for hosting the International Law Student Association Annual Conference at CU October 21st-24th, 2004. The conference was also sponsored by the Doman International Law Society, the Journal of International Environmental Law and... Read more »