Alumni Events

Town Hall with Dean Erwin Chemerinsky

Please join us for a virtual talk with Dean Erwin Chemerinsky on “Civil Liberties during a Pandemic” and an update on the state of the Law School.

Thursday, June 11, 2020
12:00pm – 1:00pm PT
12:00pm PT | 2:00pm CT | 3:00pm ET

Handout for Presentation (click the link): Berkeley Law Town Hall – Civil Liberties in a Pandemic


Alumni Reunion Weekend

At this time, all in-person events have been cancelled. As the situation improves, events will be added to this alumni calendar. Please continue to save the date for Alumni Reunion Weekend, October 2-3, 2020.


The Civil Justice Research Initiative (CJRI) — a think tank housed at Berkeley Law — continues its timely series of Berkeley Boosts Shorts webinar discussions. Register here for all Civil Justice Research Initiative events listed below.

Upcoming topics:

* Friday, June 12 | 10:00 AM PDT | CIVIL REMEDIES FOR POLICE BRUTALITY | A discussion of civil remedies for police brutality. Speakers: Jeannine Bell and Paul Hoffman.

* Friday, July 10 | 10:00 AM PDT | CASE MANAGEMENT DURING A PANDEMIC | Explore the logistics of how courts and litigants are managing their dockets during the COVID-19 pandemic. Speaker: Roman Silberfeld. 

* Friday, July 31 | 10:00 AM PDT | COVID 19’S IMPACT ON CONSUMER LAW | Explore the impact that the pandemic crisis has had on consumers, including practical constrains in consumer pursuit of claims, and effects of pending consumer protection legislation. Speakers: Deepak Gupta and Lauren Willis.

* Friday, September 4 | 10:00 AM PDT | EMPLOYMENT LAW DURING COVID-19 | Explore the impact that COVID-19 has had on issues of employment law, including the obligation of employers to provide safe work environments for essential workers. Speakers: Catherine Fisk and Jennie Lee Anderson.


Mindfulness Wednesdays
Berkeley Law’s Office of Student Services provides guided mindfulness meditation on Wednesdays from 1:00-2:00 Pacific Time. It is open to all members of the Berkeley Law community, including alumni. Community check-in starts at 1:00, followed by a 15-minute guided meditation. Check the Law School’s Events Calendar for the Zoom link.


Berkeley Boosts
Join us for live daily video interviews with leading voices from law and business brought to you by Berkeley Law Executive Education. Berkeley Boosts Shorts is part of a larger effort at Berkeley Law to create new and collaborative online content to help our community feel more connected. Register here.


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