Recent Faculty Presentations

  • Michael Hatfield. Speaker, "A Study of Tax Lawyers Discussing Duties", 31st Annual Tax Research Network Conference, University of Edinburgh (September 6, 2022)

  • Mireille Butler. Speaker, "Using Therapeutic Principles in the Legal Writing Classroom", with Lauren Sancken & Phillip Lentz, Legal Writing Institute Biennial Conference, Georgetown Law (July 22, 2022)

  • Phillip Lentz. Speaker, "Using Therapeutic Principles in the Legal Writing Classroom", with Mireille Butler& Lauren Sancken, Legal Writing Institute Biennial Conference, Georgetown Law (July 22, 2022)

  • Lauren E. Sancken. Speaker, "Using Therapeutic Principles in the Legal Writing Classroom", with Mireille Butler, Phillip Lentz, Legal Writing Institute Biennial Conference, Georgetown Law (July 22, 2022)

  • Xuan-Thao Nguyen. Speaker, "Venture Debts & IP Patent Collateral Enforcement", IP Landslide Webinar Series, American Bar Association (July 19, 2022)

  • Xuan-Thao Nguyen. Speaker, "IP Legal Issues in the Metaverse", Keio University (July 8, 2022)

  • Jennifer S. Fan. Panelist, "The JOBS Act at 10: The Transformation of Capital Raising and the Reach of Public Company Regulation", Plenary Panel, National Business Law Scholars Conference, University of Oklahoma College of Law (June 17, 2022)

  • Jennifer S. Fan. Speaker, "Nontraditional Investors", Retail Investors & Corporate Governance, National Business Law Scholars Conference, University of Oklahoma College of Law (June 16, 2022)

  • Jennifer S. Fan. Speaker, "Woke Capital Revisited", Berle XIII – Inclusive Corporate Leadership Conference, McGill University (May 20, 2022)

  • Xuan-Thao Nguyen. Speaker, "Trademark Dilution at a Crossroads", AIPLA Spring Meeting (May 18, 2022)

  • Monte Mills. Speaker, "Native Nations in a Time of Energy Transition", Seventh Annual SRP Sustainability Conference of American Legal Educators, Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law, Arizona State University (May 13, 2022)

  • Lauren E. Sancken. Speaker, "Appellate Advocacy Training: How to Write an Appellate Brief", Moot Court Honor Board, University of Washington School of Law (May 12, 2022)

  • Michael Hatfield. Speaker, "Untangling the History of Tax Return Position Standards", State Bar of Texas (May 10, 2022)

  • Hugh Spitzer. Speaker, Intra-Governmental Disputes: An RPC Muddle Spring Conference, Proceedings of the Washington State Association of Municipal Attorneys (May 5, 2022)

  • Jennifer S. Fan. Speaker, "An Introduction to Venture Capital", UCLA School of Law (April 14, 2022)

  • Jennifer S. Fan. Speaker, "An Introduction to Venture Capital", UCLA School of Law (April 12, 2022)

  • Monte Mills. Moderator, "Management of Sovereign Lands in the Era of Climate Change", ABA Section on Environment and Energy Resources (SEER) 51st Spring Conference, (April 7, 2022)

  • Theodore Myhre. Speaker, "Consumer Data Privacy Legislation & Regulation", Faculty Council on University Libraries, University of Washington (April 1, 2022)

  • Dongsheng Zang. Speaker, "AI Tech Innovation and Legal Responses in East Asia", AI Tech Innovation and Legal Responses in East Asia, Shizuoka University (March 30, 2022)

  • Jennifer S. Fan. Speaker, "Startup Biases", Tulane Corporate and Securities Law Roundtable, Tulane University School of Law (March 19, 2022)

  • Steve Calandrillo. Speaker, "5 Ways Life Would Be Better with Year-Round Daylight Saving Time", Hearing on Changing Times: Revisiting Spring Forward, Fall Back, House Committee on Energy & Commerce, Subcommittee on Consumer Protection and Commerce, 117th Congress (March 9, 2022)

  • Terry Price. Speaker, "Introduction to Washington Legislative Process", Washington Leadership Institute (February 25, 2022)

  • Mary D. Fan. Speaker, "The Hidden Harms of Privacy Penalties", Stanford Law School (February 23, 2022)

  • Terry Price. Speaker, "Due Process and Equal Protection Clauses and Expansion of Individual Liberties over the last Seventy Years", Legal Pathways Program, University of Washington Tacoma (February 8, 2022)

  • Terry Price. Speaker, "Introduction to Washington State Legislative Process", University of Washington School of Social Work and Department of Rehabilitation Medicine (January 19, 2022)

  • Terry Price. Speaker, "Access to Justice Concerns with Washington Courts’ Use of e-filing", Board of Governors Meeting, Washington State Bar Association (January 14, 2022)

  • Terry Price. Speaker, "HIV Law and Policy in the U.S.", University of Washington School of Public Health (November 22, 2021)

  • Mary D. Fan. Speaker, "Show Me the Video", Wake Forest Journal of Law & Policy Symposium, Wake Forest School of Law (November 12, 2021)

  • Lisa Marshall Manheim. Speaker, "Faculty Workshop Series", Washington University School of Law (Virtual) (November 10, 2021)

  • Jennifer S. Fan. Speaker, "The Landscape of Startup Corporate Governance in the Founder-Friendly Era", Faculty Colloquium, The George Washington University Law School (November 3, 2021)

  • Xuan-Thao Nguyen. Speaker, "From Feminist Legal Theory to #MeToo: Asian American Innovators in Silicon Valley", International Conference: Feminism, Gender and Law, VNU-UEL (October 29, 2021)

  • Xuan-Thao Nguyen. Speaker, "Secured Transactions and Registration Office’s Rules and Purposes on Movable Assets, Intangible Property and NFTs", Joint Meeting IFC and the Vietnam Ministry of Justice, (October 27, 2021)

  • Peter Nicolas. Speaker, "Harmonizing Music Theory and Music Law, 6th Annual Copyright Scholarship Roundtable", Sixth Annual Copyright Scholarship Roundtable, The Center for Technology, Innovation and Competition (CTIC), University of Pennsylvania Law School (October 15, 2021)

  • Jessica West. Speaker, "How to be an Anti-Racist Supervisor", Washington State Bar Association CLE, University of Washington School of Law (October 15, 2021)

  • Anita Ramasastry. Speaker, "Indigenous Peoples’ Rights Defenders in the context of Business Activities", Human Rights Council Side Event (Hybrid), Indigenous People's Rights International and International Wirk Group for Indigenous Affairs (September 29, 2021)

  • Anita Ramasastry. Panelist, A WTO Reform Agenda in Support of Decent Work and Just Development, with Sharan Burrow, Richard Kozul-Wright, Public Forum 2021: Trade Beyond Covid 19- Building Resilience (Hybrid), World Trade Organization (September 28, 2021)

  • Monte Mills. Speaker, "Recognizing and Honoring Tribal Leadership in Public Land Management", 75th Anniversary of the Bureau of Land Management (BLM), (September 23, 2021)

  • Anita Ramasastry. Panelist, Panel on New and Emerging Technologies: Private Sector Responsibilities to Promote Human Dignity Online, 76th Session of United Nations General Assembly (Virtual), Access Now (September 22, 2021)

  • Monte Mills. Speaker, "The Future of Self-Governance: Tribal Co-Management of Public Lands", 2021 Tribal Self-Governance Conference, Self-Governance Communication and Education Tribal Consortium (September 16, 2021)

  • Anita Ramasastry. Moderator, "Civics 101: The Judicial System", with Chief Justice Steven González, Caesar Kalinowski, Michelle Saperstein, Dean Lum, Book Club (Virtual), University of Washington Alumni Association (September 16, 2021)

  • Xuan-Thao Nguyen. Panelist, "International Financing of Fintechs: Leveraging IP from Seed, to Growth and Beyond", with Tracy Springer, Joyce Bernasek, Rick Antonoff & Kiriakoula Hatzikiriakos, In the Know Program, American Bar Association (September 14, 2021)

  • Anita Ramasastry. Panelist, "Observance and Promotion of Human Rghts by Companies: Expectations and Best Practices", with Andreas Bohrer, Danièle Gosteli, Antonio Hautle, Business and Human Rights Forum (Hybrid), Swiss Forum (September 14, 2021)

  • Jessica West. Speaker, "Criminalizing Protest: The Legal Contradictions of American Dissent", The Santa Barbara & Ventura Colleges of Law (June 25, 2021)

  • Jennifer S. Fan. Speaker, "The Landscape of Startup Corporate Governance in the Founder-Friendly Era", National Business Law Scholars Conference (Virtual), University of Tennessee College of Law (June 17, 2021)

  • Jennifer S. Fan. Speaker, "The Evolution of Corporate Governance Practices of Venture Capital-Backed Companies", The Modern Corporation, Law & Society Association Annual Meeting (Virtual), (May 28, 2021)

  • Xuan-Thao Nguyen. Speaker, "Legal Agreements for Receivables and Inventory Finance", Cambodia Bar Association (May 27, 2021)

  • Jessica West. Speaker, "Supporting Students by Supporting Teachers", AASE Annual Conference, American University School of Law (May 27, 2021)

  • Anita Ramasastry. Panelist, "The Board’s Role in Preventing Financial Crime", Deloitte Global Webinar (Virtual), (May 12, 2021)

  • Lisa Marshall Manheim. Speaker, "Rebuilding Democracy and the Rule of Law", AALS Conference (Virtual), (May 7, 2021)

  • Jennifer S. Fan. Speaker, "The State of Corporate Governance in Venture Capital-Backed Companies: The Good, the Bad, and COVID-19", Works in Progress Group #17: Entrepreneurship, Small Business & Local Government (Virtual), AALS Clinical Conference (April 30, 2021)

  • Monte Mills. Discussant, "Race, Lawyering, and the Experiential Curriculum", 2021 Annual Clinical Conference, Association of American Law Schools (AALS) (April 28, 2021)

  • Monte Mills. Speaker, "Sovereignty and the Sacred: Past, Present, and Future", Environmental Justice in the United States: Taking Stock under President Biden, UCLA Emmet Institute Spring Symposium (April 26, 2021)

  • Xuan-Thao Nguyen. Panelist, "IP Strategies for FinTech Startups and SMEs: IP Financing in U.S. and China", IPAN Event, U.K. Intellectual Property Office & Nottingham Law School (April 26, 2021)

  • Monte Mills. Speaker, "Healthcare Sovereignty: The History, Context, and Challenges of Tribal Self-Determination", Healthcare Issues and Negotiating 638 Contracts, Indian Law Section, Montana State Bar (April 23, 2021)

  • Xuan-Thao Nguyen. Panelist, "Financing Intellectual Property in Early and Growth Stage Fintech Companies", with Tracy Springer & Kiriakoula Hatzkiriakos, Business Law Section Virtual Spring Meeting, American Bar Association (April 22, 2021)

  • Jennifer S. Fan. Speaker, "The Corporation’s Role in Social Movements", The Journal of Corporation Law and the Iowa Black Law Student Association (Virtual) (April 21, 2021)

  • Terry Price. Speaker, "Color of Justice: So What Do Judges and Lawyers Do?", Alaska Native Justice Center (April 19, 2021)

  • Monte Mills. Speaker, "Powerful and Practical: The Emerging Meanings of McGirt", McGirt and Emerging Indian Country, University of Oklahoma School of Law 2021 Oil and Gas, Natural Resources, and Energy Law Journal (ONE-J) Symposium (April 2, 2021)

  • Anita Ramasastry. Keynote, Status and Perspectives on Mandatory Human Rights Due Diligence Legislation in the Nordics Conference (Virtual), The Danish Ministry of Foreign Affairs, DanChurchAid, the Danish Institute for Human Rights and the Nordic Business Network for Human Rights (March 25, 2021)

  • Anita Ramasastry. Panelist, "Dialogue on the Evolution and Challenges of Voluntary Principles at a Global Level", Implementation of Voluntary Principles on Security and Human Rights (Virtual), Mining Energy Committee on Security and Human Rights - CME, and the Canadian Embassy in Columbia (March 24, 2021)

  • Anita Ramasastry. Panelist, Human Rights Due Diligence in the Time of COVID-19 Economist Magazine's Sustainability Week (Virtual), (March 24, 2021)

  • Jennifer S. Fan. Speaker, "Identifying Social Needs and Creating Companies", William and Mary Business Law Review Symposium: Social Entrepreneurship and the Law (Virtual), William and Mary Business Law Review (March 20, 2021)

  • Lisa Marshall Manheim. Speaker, "Restoring Trust in the Voting Process", Election Law Journal (Virtual) (March 9, 2021)

  • Jennifer S. Fan. Speaker, "Corporate Social Responsibility and Employment Law", 2021 University of Richmond Law Review Symposium—Corporate and Securities Law in the Time of Coronavirus (Virtual), University of Richmond School of Law (March 5, 2021)

  • Lisa Marshall Manheim. Speaker, "The Impact of the 15th and 19th Amendments on the 2020 Presidential Election", Louisiana Law Review (Virtual) (March 5, 2021)

  • Xuan-Thao Nguyen. Speaker, "China, Contracts & Covid-19", Spring Symposium, Ohio State Business Law Journal (March 5, 2021)

  • Anita Ramasastry. Moderator, "Publishing Cross-Disciplinary Business and Human Rights Articles: Tips for Successfully Navigating the Submission and Review Process for Different Types of Scholarly Journals.", (Virtual Panel), The Global Business and Human Rights Scholars Association (February 22, 2021)

  • Mary D. Fan. Speaker, "The Emotional Influence of Gruesome Images in the Courtroom", CLE, American Bar Ass’n (ABA) Mid-Year Meeting, 2021 (February 19, 2021)

  • Jennifer S. Fan. Speaker, "Legal Issues and Intellectual Property", The Washington Entrepreneurial Research, Evaluation, and Commercialization Hub (WE-REACH) Biomedical Innovation Bootcamp and CoMotion I-Corps Program (Virtual), WE-Reach and CoMotion I-Corps Program (February 11, 2021)

  • Monte Mills. Speaker, "Race, Sovereignty, and Native American Voting Rights in Montana", Montana Advisory Committee, U.S. Commission on Civil Rights (February 11, 2021)

  • Lauren E. Sancken. Speaker, "Appellate Advocacy Training: How to Write an Appellate Brief", Moot Court Honor Board, University of Washington School of Law (January 29, 2021)

  • Jennifer S. Fan. Speaker, "Section on Economic Globalization and Governance: COVID-19 and Corporate Governance", AALS Annual Meeting (Virtual), Association of American Law Schools (AALS) (January 9, 2021)

  • Monte Mills. Discussant, "Race, Racism & the Language of Law School: Power of Words in Shaping Professional Identity", 2021 Annual Meeting, Association of American Law Schools (AALS) (January 8, 2021)