Law, Reason, and Value Colloquium

The Law, Reason, and Value Colloquium includes distinguished professors of law or philosophy who will present papers on a range of topics in legal philosophy or legal theory, broadly construed, such as the relationship of legal norms to moral norms, responsibility in law and morality, and the criteria for permissible risk imposition.

2017-2018 Colloquia

Date/LocationSpeakerTitle

October 12
5:00–6:30 p.m.
LAW 3500H

Gregory Keating
William T. Dalessi Professor of Law and Philosophy
USC Gould School of Law

Negligent Wrongs: Responsibility for Avoidable Harm

October 26
5:00–6:30 p.m.
LAW 3500H

Douglas Husak
Professor II, Philosophy
Rutgers University

The Metric of Punishment Severity: A Puzzle about the Principle of Proportionality

November 9
5:00–6:30 p.m.
LAW 3750
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Ken Simons
Chancellor's Professor of Law, Professor of Philosophy (courtesy)
UCI School of Law

Actual, Apparent and Hypothetical Consent in Tort Law

December 7
5:00–6:30 p.m.
LAW 3500H
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Deborah Hellman
David Lurton Massee, Jr., Professor of Law
Roy L. and Rosamond Woodruff Morgan Professor of Law

University of Virginia School of Law

 The Epistemic Commitments of Nondiscrimination

February 8
5:00–6:30 p.m.
LAW 3500H
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Alec Walen
Professor of Law
Rutgers University

 TBD

March 15
5:00–6:30 p.m.
LAW 3500H
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Christopher Kutz
C. William Maxeiner Distinguished Professor of Law
UC Berkeley School of Law

 TBD

April 19
5:00–6:30 p.m.
LAW 3500H
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Gabriel Mendlow
Assistant Professor of Law
University of Michigan Law School

 TBD

Papers are available for colloquium use only and may not be cited or redistributed without permission of the author.

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