Research Assistant for Lewis Kaden course on globalization issues, Summer and early Fall.

Research Assistant for Lewis Kaden course on globalization issues, Summer and early Fall. Lewis Kaden is a distinguished HLS graduate (1967) who has been a professor at Columbia Law School, vice chair of Citigroup Inc. and a partner at Davis Polk & Wardwell. He now seeks a RA to work with him in developing materials for a class that he will teach at HLS in January 2015 entitled “Globalization: Business, Legal and Public Policy Issues.” Topics may include financial crises, trade, intellectual property, global labor standards and human rights, law enforcement in multiple jurisdictions, and corruption. The bulk of work should be done over the summer, in consultation with Professor Kaden, with hours to be determined between the RA and Professor Kaden. If you are interested, please submit your CV, HLS transcript and a short statement of interest for Professor Kaden by April 15 to Professor William Alford (alford) with a copy to Emma Johnson (johnson)

CR-CL’s 50th Anniversary Conference

CR-CL’s 50th Anniversary Conference will be held on April 4th, in Milstein East. Panelists include practitioners and scholars from the ACLU, the Legal Aid Society, Bronx Defenders, Harvard Law School, the University of Michigan, MALDEF, the Center for Constitutional Rights, the Brennan Center for Justice, and Human Rights Watch. Panel topics will include discussions on voting rights, gender equity and LGBT advocacy, the incarceration crisis, socioeconomic rights, and national security. See the full program and RSVP at http://harvardcrcl.org. Co-Sponsored with ACS, Advocates for Human Rights, La Alianza and SALSA.