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Center for Law, Society, and Culture

Colloquium Series

Our presentations are usually at the law building, 211 South Indiana Avenue, at 4:00 p.m. in the Faculty Conference Room (335). Light snacks and refreshments are served. View archives of our earlier colloquia, symposia, and workshop series.

Fall 2015 Colloquium
Sept. 3, 4 p.m.

Amnesty Now! Ending Prison Overcrowding through a Categorical Use of the Pardon Power

Sept 17, 4 p.m.

Law and Society Research at Indiana University Bloomington

This is an opportunity for scholars with law and society interests to become acquainted with each other's research projects. Brief introductions of research projects will be followed by more detailed overviews of the ongoing research of our new Jerome Hall Postdoctoral Research Fellows as well as their goals for the current academic year. Faculty, visiting scholars, and graduate students are welcome.

Sept. 24, 4 p.m.

A New Institutional Theory of Insurance

Oct. 27, 4 p.m.

Japanese Corporate Governance from the Perspective of Family Firms

  • Zenichi Shishido
    Berkeley Law, University of California, and Seikei University School of Law
Postponed till spring

The Cosmogony of Capital and the Invisible Assembly Line: Information Technology, Networks, and the "Guy with a Car" as "Independent Business"

Dec. 3, 4 p.m.

Protecting Private Interests under the Shadow of the Law: Chinese Booksellers' "Copyright" Regime and its Anglo-American Copycat