Events

Amos Guiora at Northeastern University School of Law

On March 25, Professor Amos Guiora will speak at Northeastern University School of Law. He will discuss issues and arguments from his internationally acclaimed book The Crime of Complicity: The Bystander in the Holocaust. He is a Professor of Law at the University of Utah SJ Quinney College of Law and is a retired lieutenant colonel in the Israel Defense Forces.

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Hon. Irwin Cotler to Address LDB Chapter at UVA School of Law

On March 4th, the Hon. Prof. Irwin Cotler will participate in a Q&A with Dean Goluboff at UVA. Cotler is Emeritus Professor of Law at McGill University, former Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada and longtime Parliamentarian, and recent Founder and International Chair of the Raoul Wallenberg Centre for Human Rights.

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Professor Thane Rosenbaum at Loyola

On February 28, Professor Thane Rosenbaum will speak at Loyola Law School. Rosenbaum is a distinguished fellow at NYU School of Law, an essayist, law professor, and author of several novels. His articles, reviews and essays appear frequently in the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, Haaretz, Huffington Post and Daily Beast, among other national publications.

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Alyza Lewin at Emory Law

On February 25, LDB President & General Counsel Alyza Lewin will be speaking at Emory Law on her work litigating Zivotofsky v. Kerry, the “Jerusalem Passport Case” in front of the Supreme Court. Recently appointed to the position of President and General Counsel at the Louis D. Brandeis Center for Human Rights Under Law, Lewin is also a partner at Lewin & Lewin LLP, where she specializes in litigation and government relations.

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Our Soldiers Speak at Harvard Law

On Wednesday, February 20, the Harvard LDB chapter will partner with Our Soldiers Speak to host Colonel Eli-Bar-On (Former Deputy Military Advocate General, IDF), to speak on “How the Israeli Defense Forces Implement the Law of Armed Conflict.”

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LDB National Law Student Leadership Conference in D.C.

On February 17-18, LDB will host their National Law Student Leadership Conference in D.C. Taking place in our nation’s capital, the LDB Conference will bring together law student leaders, legal scholars, and attorneys to exchange lessons on advancing civil and human rights; hot topics in international law; and using legal tools to combat campus anti-Semitism and BDS.

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Alyza Lewin at JCPA Conference

On February 11, LDB President Alyza D. Lewin will speak on a panel at the Jewish Council for Public Affairs (“JCPA”) National Conference in Washington, D.C. The panel, entitled “Exploring Anti-Semitism/Anti-Zionism on Campus” will address the increase in BDS activity on college campuses and how much of this BDS activity has morphed into anti-Semitism often parading as anti-Zionism.

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December 3rd – Alyza Lewin at ADL’s 2018 Annual Summit on Anti-Semitism and Hate

On December 3, LDB’s President and General Counsel Alyza Lewin will speak at the Anti-Defamation League’s 2018 Annual Summit on Anti-Semitism and Hate in New York City. Lewin will serve as a panelist at a session entitled Answering the Question: When is Criticism of Israel Anti-Semitism?  This panel will examine the line between anti-Israel expressions and anti-Semitism. There…

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November 29 – December 2 – Alyza Lewin at 5th IAC National Conference

LDB’s President and General Counsel Alyza Lewin will be speaking at the 5th Israeli-American Council (IAC) National Conference. Lewin will be speaking on a panel on the topic of Hate Speech vs. Free Speech— BDS and the First Amendment. The conference marks Israel’s 70th Anniversary and will be held at The Diplomat Beach Resort in Hollywood, Florida from November 29 to December 2. In addition to her role at LDB, Lewin is also a partner in Lewin & Lewin LLP, where she specializes in litigation and government relations.

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November 13 – Alyza Lewin at UCLA – The Jerusalem Passport Case

On November 13th, LDB President & General Counsel Alyza Lewin will address LDB students at UCLA School of Law on her work litigating the “Jerusalem Passport Case” in front of the Supreme Court. Recently appointed to the position of President and General Counsel at the Louis D. Brandeis Center for Human Rights Under Law, Lewin is also a partner in Lewin & Lewin LLP, where she specializes in litigation and government relations.

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November 9 – Alyza Lewin speaking at Religious Liberty Law Symposium

On November 9, LDB’s President and General Counsel Alyza Lewin will be participating in a panel titled Under Attack: Religious Liberty on Campus. The panel is part of the Religious Liberty Law Symposium, The Future of Religious Liberty in America, co-hosted by The Heritage Foundation and the Center for Religious Liberty at The Catholic University of America, Columbus School of Law.

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