The CodeX FutureLaw 2017 agenda and details have been published! Check it out here. It includes logistics (location and parking), registration information and speakers. The day-long event will be held on April 6, 2017 at Stanford.
Professor Gillian Hadfield will present the keynote. From her profile: “She is the Richard L. and Antoinette Kirtland professor of law and professor of economics at the University of Southern California. She studies the design of legal and dispute resolution systems in advanced and developing market economies; the markets for law, lawyers and dispute resolution; contract law and theory; economic analysis of law; and regulation of legal markets and legal profession. She is the director of the USC Center for Law and Social Science. She teaches Contracts; Advanced Contracts: Strategic Analysis and Advice; and Legal Design.”
“Her recent publications include Rules for a Flat World: Why Humans Invented Law and How to Reinvent It for a Complex Global Economy (Oxford University Press 2016); “How to Regulate Legal Services to Promote Access, Innovation and the Quality of Lawyering” (with Deborah Rhode) (Hastings Law Journal 2016); “The Microfoundations of the Rule of Law” (with Barry Weingast) (Annual Review of Political Science 2015); “Building Legal Order in Ancient Athens” (with Federica Carugati and Barry Weingast) (Journal of Legal Analysis 2015); “Innovating to Improve Access: Changing the Way Courts Regulate Legal Markets” (Daedalus 2014).”
MCLE credit will be availiable for the event (5.5 general hours).
Location: Paul Brest Hall, Stanford University, 555 Salvatierra Walk, Stanford, CA 94305.
Parking: Closest parking is the Wilbur Field Garage.
Full details here.
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