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January 2017
Wednesday
18
January
2017
Moot Courtroom (A59)
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
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Speaker: Hon. James G. Carr
David Leopold
Fareed Siddiq
Robert Strassfeld
Moderator: Jessie Hill
1 hour of in-person CLE credit, pending approval  |  Webcast live
Thursday
19
January
2017
Moot Courtroom (A59)
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
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Speaker: Dr. Juscelino Colares, Schott-van Eynden Professor of Business Law, CWRU School of Law
Dr. Susan Helper, Frank Carlton Professor of Economics, Weatherhead School of Management former Chief Economist of the U.S. Department of Commerce
Dr. Elliot Posner, Associate Professor of Political Science, CWRU College of Arts and Sciences
Moderated by Professor Tim Webster, Assistant Professor of Law, Director of Asian Legal Studies, CWRU School of Law
1 hour of in-person CLE credit, pending approval  |  Webcast live
March 2017
Friday
3
March
2017
Tinkham Veale University Center
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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Speaker: Maureen Guirguis (Kenny), Professor and Co-Director of Human Trafficking Law Clinic Case Western Reserve University School of Law
John Morgan, Detective, Cuyahoga County Sheriff's Department
Karen McHenry, Homeless and Missing Youth Program Director, Bellefaire JCB
Teresa Stafford, Senior Director of Victims' Services and Outreach, Cleveland Rape Crisis Center
Renee Jones, Founder and CEO, Renee Jones Empowerment Center
Barbara Freeman, First Graduate of CATCH Court, Columbus, Ohio, Founder, Freeman Project
Kathleen Hackett, RN, BSN, SANE (Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner) Coordinator, Rainbow Babies & Children's Hospital, University Hospitals
6.5 hours of in-person CLE credit, pending approval
Monday
6
March
2017
Moot Courtroom (A59)
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
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Speaker: Elisabeth Rosenthal, Editor-in-Chief, Kaiser Health News
1 hour of in-person CLE credit, pending approval  |  Webcast live
Thursday
9
March
2017
Moot Courtroom (A59)
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
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Speaker: Michael H. Posner, Jerome Kohlberg Professor Ethics and Finance, Professor Business and Society, Center for Business and Human Rights, NYU Stern School of Business
1 hour of in-person CLE credit, pending approval  |  Webcast live
Wednesday
22
March
2017
The City Club of Cleveland
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
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Speaker: Juliet P. Kostritsky, Everett D. & Eugenia S. McCurdy Professor of Contract Law
1 hour of in-person CLE credit, pending approval  |  Webcast live
Thursday
23
March
2017
Moot Courtroom (A59)
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
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Speaker: Philip Hackney, James E. & Betty M. Phillips Associate Professor of Law, LSU Law Center
1 hour of in-person CLE credit, pending approval  |  Webcast live
30
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31
March
2017
Moot Courtroom (A59)
This is a two-day event
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8.25 hours of in-person CLE credit, pending approval  |  Webcast live
April 2017
Friday
7
April
2017
Glidden House
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Wednesday
19
April
2017
The City Club of Cleveland
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
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Speaker: Kathryn S. Mercer, Professor of Lawyering Skills, Case Western Reserve University School of Law
1 hour of in-person CLE credit, pending approval  |  Webcast live
May 2017
Wednesday
17
May
2017
The City Club of Cleveland
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
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Speaker: Timothy Webster, Professor of Law, Case Western Reserve University School of Law
1 hour of in-person CLE credit, pending approval  |  Webcast live
“The International Market in Ancient Art and Artifacts; Preserving the Past through Regulating the Market”
Sponsor
Center for Law, Technology & the Arts and the Baker-Nord Center for the Humanities present -
JAN 29, 2009
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Location
Clark Hall, Room 309
NOTE: This event is NOT at the law school. It takes place at the Baker-Nord Center, Clark Hall, Rm. 309
Prof. Patty Gerstenblith will discuss museums, the international art market, and cultural repatriation. Recent news stories about the return of antiquities to Italy, including the return of objects from the Cleveland Museum of Art, have brought the topic of cultural repatriation to public attention. These issues are not only relevant for cultural institutions and those who work for and support them, but also for individual collectors and the attorneys who represent them. In her lecture, Prof. Gerstenblith will investigate the issue of repatriation through the lens of the marketplace.
Speaker Information
Patty GerstenblithPatty Gerstenblith, Ph.D.
Distinguished Research Professor of Law
Director, Program in Cultural Heritage Law
DePaul University Law School


At DePaul since 1984, Patty Gerstenblith is founding president of the Lawyers’ Committee for Cultural Heritage Preservation. She is co-chair of the International Arts and Cultural Property Committee of the ABA Section on International Law and was editor-in-chief of the International Journal of Cultural Property (1995-2002) and as a member of the United States Cultural Property Advisory Committee (2000-2003) in the U.S. Department of State. She teaches and publishes in the field of cultural heritage and law and the arts. Her most recent article, “Controlling the International Market in Antiquities: Reducing the Harm, Preserving the Past,” was published in the Chicago Journal of International Law. Her book, Art, Cultural Heritage and the Law, was published in 2004. Prof. Gerstenblith received a B.A. from Bryn Mawr College, a Ph.D. in Art History and Anthropology from Harvard University, and her J.D. from Northwestern University. Upon graduation, she clerked for the Honorable Richard D. Cudahy of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit. Prof. Gerstenblith teaches Art & the Law, Intellectual Property, Property, Seminar in Cultural Property, and Wills & Trusts.
Additional Information
NOTE: This event is NOT at the law school. It takes place at the Baker-Nord Center, Clark Hall, Rm. 309, 11130 Bellflower Rd.

Open to the public at no cost. There will be one free hour of CLE credit available to lawyers who attend.

FOR INFORMATION:
Anne Helmreich, Director
Baker-Nord Center for the Humanities
Case Western Reserve University
11130 Bellflower Rd.
Cleveland, OH 44106-7120
216.368.8961
216.368.2514
www.bakernord.org

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