Category Archives: Symposium

  • The State of Gun Law and Policy: Symposium Make-Up Panel This Thursday

    Posted on April 12, 2015 by ldavis in Featured Items, Symposium.

    Join JOL this Thursday, April 16 from 12-1 for a discussion on the state of gun law and policy with expert panelists: Elizabeth Burke from the Brady Center to Prevent Gun Violence, New Hampshire State Representative, John Burt, and Rob Luther, an attorney, author, and law clerk on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit. […]

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  • Thanks for a Great Symposium!

    Posted on March 9, 2015 by ldavis in Symposium.

    Thank you to everyone who came out to our annual Symposium, and a special thanks to Colin Ross, Kellen Wittkop, and the Events Committee for putting the Symposium on! The Symposium was a phenomenal success in creating a great campus dialogue about guns in America.  The Symposium featured national experts and advocates from multiple gun […]

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  • 2014 Symposium Recap

    Posted on March 14, 2014 by harvardjol in Featured Items, JOL Online Notes, Symposium.

    Over lunch on February 11 and 12, the Harvard Law School Journal on Legislation hosted its annual symposium. This year’s topic, Drug Policy: Reality and Reform, proved timely and engaging to members of the Harvard Law community. Welcoming a standing-room-only audience to hear from some of the field’s leading experts and authorities, JOL succeeded in […]

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  • 2014 Symposium – Drug Policy: Reality and Reform – Feb. 11-12

    Posted on February 5, 2014 by harvardjol in Campus Events, Featured Items, Symposium, Upcoming Events.

      Join the Journal on Legislation for its annual Symposium, “Drug Policy: Reality and Reform.” There will be two panels, which will consist of short speeches, debate between panelists, and a question and answer session. Panera lunch will be provided at both panels! The first panel discussion, held on Tuesday, February 11th at 12 noon […]

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  • 2014 Symposium Announced

    Posted on November 5, 2013 by harvardjol in Featured Items, Symposium.

    This year’s symposium (set for early 2014) addresses the War on Drugs, an age-old issue that has recently generated intense debate. We are currently preparing a list of panelists representing a wide range of philosophical, geographic, and occupational viewpoints. We are planning to invite a mixture of legal practitioners, academics, and non-profit and industry representatives […]

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  • 2013 Symposium Announced

    Posted on October 17, 2012 by harvardjol in Featured Items, Symposium, Uncategorized.

    The Journal on Legislation presents its 2013 Symposium: Class in America on February 21, 2013. This year’s symposium, co-sponsored with The Federalist Society, The American Constitutional Society, the HLS Democrats, and the Harvard Civil Rights-Civil Liberties Law Review addresses Class in America, a growing area of interest and concern for our nation. The symposium will […]

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  • Documentary Screening: “Shadow Company”

    Posted on February 14, 2012 by harvardjol in Symposium.

    Shadow Company Wednesday, February 15, 2012 7 PM, Wasserstein B010 Light Refreshments Provided Please join the Journal on Legislation for a special screening of “Shadow Company,” a documentary dealing with private military contracting firms, in advance of Thursday’s Symposium: Government Outsourcing and Privatization. For more information, contact Ian Gore, igore@jd13.law.harvard.edu

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  • 2012 Symposium Announced

    Posted on January 24, 2012 by harvardjol in Featured Items, Symposium.

    Harvard Journal on Legislation – 2012 Symposium Government Outsourcing and Privatization

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  • 2011 Symposium Information Now Available

    Posted on February 16, 2011 by harvardjol in Featured Items, Symposium.

    The Harvard Journal on Legislation, HLS Republicans and Harvard Law and Health Care Society Present a Symposium Partisanship in Congress: Polarization and the Political Process Thursday, February 24, 2011

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  • 2010 Symposium – Education Reform: From Congress to Classrooms

    Posted on January 28, 2010 by harvardjol in Symposium.

    The Harvard Journal on Legislation 2010 Symposium will take place at Harvard Law School on Thursday, February 25, 2010. This year’s topic is “Education Reform: From Congress to Classrooms.” For details, please see the symposium page, which will continue to be updated as more information becomes available.

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