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Wayne Law strives to be the premier public interest law school in the Midwest. Every day we train the next generation of lawyers, advocates and leaders. Our civil rights, entrepreneurship, environmental and international programs, and their related clinics, set Wayne Law apart as a community of advocates for justice committed to serving the public. If you're looking to make an impact with your career, join us at Wayne Law.


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Health Equity at Industrial Scale: the Frank Lautenberg Chemical Safety Act under the Trump Administration
March 28 2017 at 12:00 PM
University of Michigan, Palmer Commons, Forum Hall
A panel discussion at the University of Michigan will cover "Health Equity at Industrial Scale: the Frank Lautenberg Chemical Safety Act under the Trump Administration." The event also will be available online. Panelists: Dr. Tala Henry, division director, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Office of Pollution Prevention and Toxics Nick Schroeck, assistant (clinical) professor, Wayne Law; director, Wayne Law's Transnational Environmental Law Clinic Dr. Gina Solomon, deputy secretary, Cal EPA Dr. Tracey Woodruff, professor, University of California San Francisco Register Watch online Panel: Noon to 2 p.m. Reception: 2 to 3 p.m. SPONSORS: U-M Lifestage Environmental Exposures & Disease Center (M-LEEaD) • Wayne State Center for Urban Responses to Environmental Stressors (CURES) • Great Lakes Environmental Law Center • Michigan Public Health Association - Epidemiology • Michigan Public Health Training Center • University of California at San Francisco Program on Reproductive Health and the Environment • U-M Center for Occupational Health and Safety Engineering • U-M School of Nursing • U-M Environmental Law & Policy Program
An Approach to Intersectional Feminism
March 28 2017 at 12:15 PM
Wayne Law's Damon J. Keith Center for Civil Rights, Lecture Hall 2242
The Women's Law Caucus will host a panel discussion on intersectional feminism.  Panelists include:  Kirsten Carlson, associate professor, Wayne Law Blanche Cook, assistant professor, Wayne Law Michelle Crockett, '00, director of professional development, Miller Canfield Shirley Kaigler, practice group coordinator for Estate Planning/Wealth Planning/Probate Group, Jaffe Raitt Heuer & Weiss Sarah Walker, Ph.D. candidate, Wayne State University Department of Communications Lunch will be provided.
Terrorism under International Criminal Law: Egypt’s War on Terrorism-Quo Vadis?
March 28 2017 at 12:15 PM
Wayne State University Law School's Spencer M. Partrich Auditorium
Wayne Law's Program for International Legal Studies will host Mohamed Arafa, assistant professor of criminal law at Alexandria University Faculty of Law (Egypt) and adjunct professor of Islamic law & Middle Eastern legal studies at Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law.  Professor Arafa will discuss the relevance of international law on terrorism to the ongoing unrest in Egypt.   Do any actions of the Egyptian government violate treaties such as the International Convention for the Suppression of Terrorist Bombing. Do any of its actions constitute international crimes? And how do developments in Egypt relate to the ongoing unrest in other parts of the Middle East and North Africa?
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