The Root of It All

20 years of the Laws of Cyberspace

Lawrence Lessig has become an activist. And he is taking on the system he critiqued with a bold effort to appropriate what he sees as one of its corrupting forces.

At the Top of His Game

Lloyd Weinreb (HLB Fall 2014)

For half a century, Lloyd Weinreb has improved our minds

Between Cambridge and Kiev

Between Cambridge and Kiev Svitlana Starosvit LL.M. ’13 and Volodymyr Shkilevych LL.M. ’12, (HLB Fall 2014)

The recent political turmoil in Ukraine meant that the couple worked 24/7, following the news constantly in order to give prompt advice to the minister.

A Recipe for Innovation

A Recipe for Innovation–Food Challenge (HLB Fall 2014)

This fall, Harvard Law School Dean Martha Minow and Julio Frenk, dean of the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, issued the "Deans' Food System Challenge" (one of several competitions held by the Harvard Innovation Lab and sponsored by Harvard Schools), encouraging students across the university to come up with fresh ideas for solving complex problems facing our food system.

Harvard Law School’s Human Rights Program celebrates 30 years

HumanRights30

On September 19, Harvard Law School hosted a celebration of the 30-year anniversary of the school’s Human Rights Program (HRP), a home for human rights scholarship and advocacy founded in 1984 by Professor Emeritus Henry J. Steiner.

At the Center of the Profession

David Wilkins Center on Legal Prof. (HLB Fall 2014)

The legal profession is going through dramatic change, affected by factors ranging from globalization to new technology to a fragile economic recovery. And a Harvard Law School institution dedicated to studying the profession is undergoing its own big change.