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Leading Edge of Legal: How In-House Attorneys Navigate Issues in High Profile Startups

With Myra Pasek (JD ’90) and Pete Cline (JD ’08) In this special live recording of Planet Lex at Northwestern’s San Francisco campus, host Jim Speta talks with Myra Pasek, general ...

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Innovation and Trends in Intellectual Property and Patent Law

By Laura Pedraza-Fariña and David Schwartz Professors Laura Pedraza-Fariña and David Schwartz discuss the study of innovation and the law in an era of rapid technological change. The guests share ...

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Interdisciplinary Team Receives NSF Grant to Build Open, Searchable Platform for Court Records

An interdisciplinary team of Northwestern professors, including seven members of the Northwestern Law faculty, was awarded a National Science Foundation (NSF) Convergence Accelerator Grant this ...

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Myra Pasek (JD ’90), 2019 Distinguished Entrepreneur Award Recipient, Shares Lessons Learned

Myra Pasek (JD ’90), the 2019 Distinguished Entrepreneur Award recipient, has had a career that many young lawyers dream of — after years at big law firms, she made the switch into the world of ...

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The Implications of Biometrics in Privacy Law

With Professor Matthew Kugler How much should people care about privacy? And what’s at stake when it comes to tracking biometrics? In this podcast episode host Jim Speta talks to Matthew ...

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Dean Daniel B. Rodriguez Named Chair of ABA Center on Innovation

The American Bar Association’s Center for Innovation has appointed Dean Daniel B. Rodriguez as the new chair of its governing council.

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Facing the Challenges of the Global Legal Industry

Mark Cohen and Eva Bruch The legal ecosystem is undergoing a massive transformation around the world, prompting some legal professionals to wonder if the industry is in crisis. As a prelude ...

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“Beyond Our Borders” Dares the Legal Industry to Change

On May 3-4, legal industry thought leaders from around the world gathered at Northwestern Pritzker School of Law for “Beyond Our Borders”, a global innovation summit on the changing landscape of ...

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Minow Debate Shows No Neutral Sides on Net Neutrality

On Tuesday, Northwestern Law hosted the second Newt and Jo Minow Debate, “Preserve Net Neutrality: All Data is Created Equal,” to a packed Thorne Auditorium. After a lively and sometimes heated ...

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