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Accessing Facebook Data

In this Washington Post opinion essay, Professor Nate Persily discusses why outside scholars need access to media companies' data.

California Oil Spill

Professor Deborah Sivas discusses 
regulations surrounding off-shore oil drilling, Amplify Energy’s pipeline leak off of the Newport Beach, California, coast causing a miles-long slick—and the disruption of precious coastal beaches and wildlife.

Environmental Prize

India Logan-Riley is the winner of the 2021 Bright Award, recognizing their work as co-founder of Te Ara Whatu, a group of Māori and Pasifika youth who are working for climate change solutions and Indigenous sovereignty.

Constitution Day

This year, Stanford Law School hosted an in-person Constitution Day event featuring a lecture by the Honorable Patrick  J. Bumatay, a circuit judge on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, which was followed by a short Q&A with the 100+ audience members.


Watch the highlights from Stanford Law School's third annual convocation ceremony this year held on Canfield Courtyard.
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Notice Regarding Events

SLS has limited on-campus events. Registered attendees for in-person and virtual events have/will receive emails with details. Please check the SLS Calendar for the current list of scheduled events.

October 12: Meet CodeX
October 21: The First Step Act: Passage and Implementation
October 21: Responsible Sales & Innovation: How Corporate Values can Shape which Customers to Serve and How Products are Designed
October 28: Property and Labor Law in the Aftermath of Cedar Point
November 4: Current Trends in Federal District Court
November 4: Reading 35,000 Parole Hearing Transcripts – A New Direction for Machine Learning in Criminal Law
November 12: 18th Annual Stanford Digital Economy Best Practices

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