Indiana University

Lecture Notes

Nov. 1 to 15, 2013

  • Nov. 1, 2013

Annual Jordan H. and Joan R. Leibman Forum on the Legal and Business Environment of Art: Donor Intent vs. Public Interest

  • WHEN: 4 to 8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 1
  • WHERE: Wynne Courtroom (Room 100), Inlow Hall, 530 W. New York St., Indianapolis
  • WHAT: Keynote speaker: Kenan Farrell, attorney and adjunct professor teaching art and museum law at Robert H. McKinney School of Law. Farrell examines issues raised in the documentary, "The Art of the Steal."
  • COST: Free and open to the public
  • INFORMATION: 317-278-8036 or ejmoody@iupui.edu

Patent Punting

  • WHEN: 1:15 to 3:15 p.m. Friday, Nov. 1
  • WHERE: Maurer School of Law Room 213, Bloomington
  • WHAT: Keynote speaker: Rebecca S. Eisenberg, University of Michigan Law School
  • COST: Free and open to the public
  • INFORMATION: www.law.indiana.edu/publications/ila/ilacurrent.shtml

Annual Jordan H. and Joan R. Leibman Forum on the Legal and Business Environment of Art: Donor Intent vs. Public Interest

  • WHEN: 4 to 8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 1
  • WHERE: Wynne Courtroom, Room 100, Inlow Hall, 530 W. New York St., Indianapolis
  • WHAT: An examination of issues raised in the documentary "The Art of the Steal." Wynne Courtroom Panel Discussion, 6 p.m., Wynne Courtroom; reception: 7:15 p.m., atrium
  • COST: Free and open to the public: 1.3 hours of Indiana CLE available.
  • INFORMATION: 317-274-8036 or ejmoody@iupui.edu

Intellectual Property Practitioner-in-Residence

  • WHEN: Noon Monday, Nov. 4
  • WHERE: Maurer School of Law Room 335, Bloomington
  • WHAT: Keynote speaker: Nancy Tinsley, associate general counsel, Roche Diagnostics Operations
  • COST: Free and open to the public
  • INFORMATION: ip.indiana.edu

Reconciliation as Radical Risk Taking -- Lessons and Challenges From South Africa

  • WHEN: 4 to 6 p.m. Monday, Nov. 4
  • WHERE: Neal Marshall Bridgewater Lounge, Bloomington
  • WHAT: Keynote speaker: Allan Boesak, Desmond Tutu Chair for Peace, Global Justice and Reconciliation Studies
  • COST: Free and open to the public
  • INFORMATION: nmbcc.indiana.edu/index.html

Horizons of Knowledge Lecture: Church and Society in Contemporary Russia, by Maya Kucherskaya

  • WHEN: 12:15 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 5
  • WHERE: Ballantine Hall 004, Bloomington
  • WHAT: This lecture examines relations between the Russian Orthodox Church, Russian society and the Russian state over the past 25 years. Keynote speaker: Maya Kucherskaya, professor of literary studies at National Research University Higher School of Economics in Moscow.
  • COST: Free and open to the public
  • INFORMATION: 812-855-7309 or reei@indiana.edu

Indians, Coyotes and Human Rights on the Mexican Border

  • WHEN: Noon to 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 5
  • WHERE: Indiana Memorial Union, Georgian Room, Bloomington
  • WHAT: Keynote speaker: Victor Clark-Alfaro, director of the Binational Center for Human Rights in Tijuana, Mexico
  • COST: Free and open to the public
  • INFORMATION: develazq@umail.iu.edu

Artist Lecture -- Unshaven Comics’ Marc Alan Fishman

  • WHEN: 6 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 6
  • WHERE: Herron School of Art and Design, Eskenazi Hall, Basile Auditorium, 735 W. New York St., Indianapolis
  • WHAT: Keynote speaker: Marc Alan Fishman will discuss how to succeed in transforming one’s passion for the arts into a legitimate business.
  • COST: Free and open to the public
  • INFORMATION: 317-278-9419 or katzp@iupui.edu

Enforcing Trademark Rights in China and the Developing World

  • WHEN: 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 7
  • WHERE: IU McKinney Canal Suite Conference Room 350 Canal Walk, Suite B, Indianapolis
  • WHAT: Keynote speaker: William Mansfield. Law school students with an interest in intellectual property law are invited to his presentation titled “Enforcing Trademark Rights in China and the Developing World.”
  • COST: Free and open to the public
  • INFORMATION: 317-274-0042 or kgalster@iupui.edu

An Introduction to the Criminal Procedure Law of the People’s Republic of China (2012 Amendment) and Mental Health and Criminal Responsibility

  • WHEN: 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 7
  • WHERE: Wynne Courtroom 100, Inlow Hall, 530 W. New York St., Indianapolis
  • WHAT: Keynote speaker: Associate professor Weng Yimie, Department of Law, China Agricultural University
  • COST: Free and open to the public: 1.0 hour of Indiana CLE available
  • INFORMATION: sldanko@iupui.edu

How social networks affect your health

  • WHEN: 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 7
  • WHERE: Indiana Memorial Union, Whittenberger Auditorium, Bloomington
  • WHAT: Keynote speaker: James H. Fowler, professor of medical genetics and political science at University of California, San Diego. Fowler will describe his research showing that social networks have a powerful effect on obesity, smoking, drinking, happiness, loneliness and depression.
  • COST: Free and open to the public
  • INFORMATION: 812-671-0250 or arazo@indiana.edu

Moral Agency, Responsibility and Decision-Making in Teaching

  • WHEN: 4 to 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 7
  • WHERE: The Poynter Center, 618 E. Third St., Bloomington
  • WHAT: Keynote speaker: Sheron Fraser-Burgess, associate professor of social foundations/multicultural education in the Educational Studies Department at Ball State University.
  • COST: Free and open to the public; RSVP to eayoung@indiana.edu
  • INFORMATION: 812-855-0261

The Peace Agreement Challenge: Negotiating Peace and Making a New Constitution

Reconnecting African Americans to Nature via Social Media: A Public Health Perspective

  • WHEN: 11:15 a.m. Friday, Nov. 8
  • WHERE: Mobley Auditorium, PH C100, IU School of Public Health, 1025 E. Seventh St., Bloomington
  • WHAT: Keynote speaker: Rue Mapp, CEO and founder of Outdoor Afro
  • COST: Free and open to the public
  • INFORMATION: 812-855-4712 or sphodc@indiana.edu

Diversity Law Day

  • WHEN: 1:30 to 5 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 9
  • WHERE: Wynne Courtroom and Atrium,Inlow Hall, 530 W. New York St., Indianapolis
  • WHAT: All students interested in applying to law school are invited to attend, especially those who belong to a group traditionally underrepresented in the legal profession. There will be information on applying to law school, preparing and taking the LSAT, financing a legal education, student and alumni panels, and the Indiana CLEO program.
  • COST: Free and open to the public
  • INFORMATION: 317-274-2459

The United States Government and Prayer

  • WHEN: Noon Monday, Nov. 11
  • WHERE: Maurer School of Law Moot Court Room, Bloomington
  • WHAT: Keynote speaker: Winnifred Sullivan, chair of the IU Department of Religious Studies and Affiliated Professor of Law, IU Maurer School of Law
  • COST: Free and open to the public
  • INFORMATION: www.law.indiana.edu/faculty/calendar/index.shtml

Iran and the U.S.: Breakthrough or False Hope?

  • WHEN: 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 13
  • WHERE: Maurer School of Law School Room 125, Bloomington
  • WHAT: Keynote speaker: Haleh Esfandiari, founder and director, Middle East Program, Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, Washington D.C.
  • COST: Free and open to the public
  • INFORMATION: www.law.indiana.edu/faculty/calendar/index.shtml

Law, Society and Culture

  • WHEN: Noon Thursday, Nov. 14
  • WHERE: Maurer School of Law Room 335, Bloomington
  • WHAT: Keynote speaker: Professor Erica Gorga, FGV Law School, São Paulo, and Yale Law School
  • COST: Free and open to the public
  • INFORMATION: law.indiana.edu/centers/lawsociety/workshop.shtml

The Constitutionality of Legislative Prayer

Patent Dialogue

  • WHEN: 1:15 to 3:15 Thursday, Nov. 14
  • WHERE: Maurer School of Law Room 120, Bloomington
  • WHAT: Keynote speaker: Maurer School of Law Room 120
  • COST: Free and open to the public: 2 hours Indiana CLE credit available
  • INFORMATION: www.law.indiana.edu/faculty/calendar/index.shtml

Swann's Way at 100: Reading Proust, 1913-2013

  • WHEN: 4 to 6 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 14
  • WHERE: University Club, Indiana Memorial Union, Room 150, 900 E. Seventh St., Bloomington
  • WHAT: Keynote speaker: David Ellison, Distinguished Professor in the Humanities, University of Miami, Fla.
  • COST: Free and open to the public
  • INFORMATION: 812-855-7884 or megray@indiana.edu

Law, Society and Culture

  • WHEN: Noon Thursday, Nov. 14
  • WHERE: Maurer School of Law Room 335, Bloomington
  • WHAT: Keynote speaker: Professor Erica Gorga, FGV Law School, São Paulo, and Yale Law School
  • COST: Free and open to the public
  • INFORMATION: law.indiana.edu/centers/lawsociety/workshop.shtml

Second Annual Birch Bayh Lecture: Government: Friend or Foe?

  • WHEN: 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 14
  • WHERE: Wynne Courtroom and Atrium, Inlow Hall, 530 W. New York St., Indianapolis
  • WHAT: Keynote speaker: Lee Hamilton, director of the Center on Congress at Indiana University and former U.S. representative
  • COST: Free and open to the public; CLE: 1.0 hour of Indiana CLE credit
  • INFORMATION: 317-278-8036 or ejmoody@iupui.edu