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Due to ongoing health and safety concerns related to the COVID-19 pandemic, and Washington, D.C., remaining in Phase 2 of its "ReOpen DC" strategy, the Law School has made the decision that all events will be held virtually.
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Date: January 27, 2021
Compliance, Investigations, and Corporate Responsibility Program (Register here)
Title: Business Accountability for Human Rights: Social Responsibility and Small Business 
Join Moderators: Professor Sarah H. Duggin and Daniel T. Kane '15 with guest speakers: Chris Pilkerton '99 and Dr. Shawn MacDonald for the second of three virtual programs, which will culminate in a conference on Business Accountability for Human Rights.
Time: 5:00 pm 

Date: January 27, 2021
Contemporary Challenges in American & Global Law (Register here)
Title: International Law and the New Biden Administration
Speaker: Geoffrey P. Watson, Professor of Law and Director, Comparative and International Law Institute.
Time: 1:00 pm EST (DC ) /7:00 pm GMT +1 (Poland)

Date: January 28, 2021
Shifts and Transitions in Law Careers (Register here)
Join Tonya Gaskins ’03, Assistant Dean, Office of Career and Professional Development for an alumni virtual event and hear from alumni about the shifts and transitions in their legal careers. Moderated by Nancy Palermo ’97, Managing Partner, Garrison & Sisson, the speakers include Alumni Council President, Stanley Woodward, Jr. ’08; Kiana Taylor ’03 and Brendan Koeth ’13.
Time: 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm (ET)


Date: February 10, 2021
Contemporary Challenges in American & Global Law (Register here)
Title: European Union and the United States Budget Making: Process, Politics, and Policy in a COVID challenged world.
Speaker – Katarzyna Stryjniak, CUA LL.M. 2012, Legal and Policy Officer, European Commission Directorate General for Research and Innovation.
Time: 1:00 pm EST (DC ) /7:00 pm GMT +1 (Poland)

Date: February 12, 2021
2021 Journal of Law & Technology Symposium (Register Here)
Space: The New Legal Frontier
Schedule to be announced,

Date: February 16, 2021
Alumni Virtual Event to celebrate Black History Month (Register Here)
Join Shani Butts ‘03, Assistant Dean for Admissions and Diversity Officer, Chair of the Diversity and Inclusion Advisory Council, Regina T. Jefferson, Chair, Sister Thea Bowman Committee, and Professor of Law, Jada Haughton (2L), Black History Month Chair and Alumni Council Member, Carl Hobbs ’16 to hear about the Sister Thea Bowman Committee.
Time: 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm (ET)
Date: February 24, 2021
Contemporary Challenges in American & Global Law (
Register here)
Title: How Well Did the Post-2008 Financial Crisis Regime Prepare the World for the COVID-19 Pandemic?
Speaker: Heidi Schooner, Professor of Law
Time: 1:00 pm EST (DC ) /7:00 pm GMT +1 (Poland)

Date: February 26, 2021
The Dean William Callyhan Robinson Intellectual Property Lecture Series (Register here)
Title: Creating Intellectual Property
Speaker: Theresa Loong, Filmmaker and Producer
Time: 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm


Date: March 2, 2021
Contemporary Challenges in American & Global Law (Register here)
Title: The War on Kids: Progress and the Path Forward on Juvenile Justice
Speaker: Cara H. Drinan, Director of Faculty Research and Professor of Law
Time: 1:00 pm EST (DC) /7:00 pm GMT +1 (Poland)

Date: March 9, 2021
Evening Alumni and Student Virtual Event
Time: 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm (ET)
Stay tuned for more details.

Date: March 24, 2021
Contemporary Challenges in American & Global Law (Register here)
Title: The New Heart of EU Financial Market Regulation
Speaker: Gaspar Kot (CUA LL.M. 2012), UBS, Krakow, Poland
Time: 12:00 pm EST (DC) /7:00 pm GMT +1 (Poland)


Date: April 22, 2021
The Annual Dean’s Dinner Benefitting Student Scholarships
Join your fellow members of the Catholic Law community for an event benefiting Student Scholarships with guest speaker The Honorable Brendan Carr '05.
Time: 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm (ET)
Stay tuned for more details.

If you have any questions please email cualawalumni@law.eduYou can also view photos from the 2015 Reunion here and members of the Class of 2015 can view photos from your Commencement here.

For accessibility needs, please contact the Office of Development and Alumni Relations at least 20 days before the scheduled date of the event at: smithcat@law.edu.

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