news and events
A panel discussion on "cultural competence" from the BC Law Black Alumni Network (BAN)'s annual meeting, 2012.
Newton, MA--In this video is Anne-Marie Slaughter's keynote address from the Law Review Symposium.
Newton, MA--NYU Professor David Garland presented the lecture "Peculiar Institution: America’s Death Penalty in an Age of Abolition," part of the Clough Center Distinguished Lectures in Jurisprudence.
Professor Daniel Kanstroom talks to librarian Karen Breda about his new book Aftermath: Deportation Law and the New American Diaspora.
Newton, MA--Addressing the Boston College Law School class of 2012, President of the Board of Trustees of the Edward M. Kennedy Institute Victoria Kennedy told the graduates that if they wanted to be good lawyers, they needed to focus on being good citizens.
Newton, MA--Boston College Law School hosted "PatCon 2," The Patent Conference, on May 11-12, 2012. This conference brought together over 40 scholars of patent law and innovation from around the country.
Newton, MA--video from the 2012 Grimes Moot Court Competition Finals is now online.
Newton, MA--This is a video of a photo slideshow from the 2011 inaugural Directors' Program on Corporate Governance, co-sponsored by Boston College Law School and BC's Center for Corporate Citizenship.
Newton, MA--In this video of Professor Sherman talks to Mary-Ann Neary about her new book.
Newton, MA--BC Law hosted the recent American College of Bankruptcy conference. Video from the conference is now online.
Newton, MA--On January 19, 2012 the 12th Annual Owen M. Kupferschmid Lecture took place in East Wing 120 at 4:30 p.m.
Newton, MA--BC Law Professor Hugh Ault’s newest release, "Comparative Income Taxation: A Structural Analysis" (Wolters Kluwer), provides an overview of income tax systems in nine industrialized countries. Each nation’s tax system is reviewed with respect to individual income tax, corporate income tax and the taxation of international transactions.
Video: Dean Rougeau, Professor Bloom on LawLine
12/6/11--Dean Vincent Rougeau and Professor Robert Bloom appear on NewTV's LawLine to discuss the law school and the state of legal education.
Video: Mock Trial Finals 2011
11/23/11--Watch the BC Law 35th Annual Mock Trial Competition Finals held on November 9, 2011.
Video: Madoff's 'Immortality and the Law' Interview
11/18/11--Professor Ray Madoff is interviewed about her book Immortality and the Law: The Rising Power of the American Dead.
Video: The Way to Carnegie: Practice, Practice, Practice
11/7/11--Video from the Third World Law Journal's symposium: A Conversation about Pedagogy, Social Justice, and Cost in Experiential Legal Education.
Video: Greenfield On 'The Myth of Choice' 2011
9/27/11--Boston College Law School's Professor Kent Greenfield discusses his new book, The Myth of Choice.
Video: Exhibit on 'Golden Age of Legal Publishing' Opens 2011
9/16/11--A new exhibit called “The Golden Age of Legal Publishing in Massachusetts” opened at the BC Law Library in the Daniel R. Coquillette Rare Book Room.
Video: Commencement 2011
5/27/11--Watch video of Boston College Law School's 2011 Commencement, where Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court Chief Justice Roderick L. Ireland addresses the Class of 2011.
Video: Moot Court Finals 2011
5/10/11--Watch video of this year's Moot Court Finals.
Video: Is Obamacare Unconstitutional?
4/8/11--The American Constitution Society and the Federalist Society co-sponsored the recent debate: "Is Obamacare Constitutional?"
Video: Client Counseling Competition Finals
3/25/11--Boston College Law School is pleased to present video from this year's Client Counseling Competition finals.
Video: Careers for Superheroes at the FTC
3/17/11--Jon Leibowitz, Chairman of the Federal Trade Commission, addressed the BC Law community on Thursday, March 17 with a lecture entitled "Everything but the Cape: Careers for Superheroes at the FTC."
Video: Robert Drinan, S.J.: Man, Priest and Politician
3/7/11--BC Law held a panel discussion on the new biography "Bob Drinan: The Controversial Life of the First Catholic Priest Elected to Congress."
Video: Interview with Frank Bellotti
2/9/11--Watch video clips and a read a transcript of our interview with Frank Bellotti, where he talks about his years at BC Law and his experience as attorney general.
Video: Interview with John Donohue
2/9/11--Watch video clips and read a transcript of our interview with John Donohue, President of Arbella Insurance Group.