The Center for Law, Economics & Finance

C-LEAF Events

The Center for Law, Economics & Finance hosts events from time to time. Check back for new events.

Past Events

Preview of 2021 Berkshire Hathway Annual Shareholders Meeting with Professor Cunningham

Monday, April 26, 2021 - 12:00pm

Join the C-LEAF's Quality Shareholders Initiative for the Yahoo Finance preview of the 2021 Berkshire Hathaway Annual Shareholders

Quality Shareholders: How the Best Managers Attract and Keep Them

Thursday, November 12, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Join the Museum of American Finance for a lunchtime program with Lawrence Cunningham, in conversation with financial corres

Professional Development and Networking Presentation with Steve Kobre, JD '93

Monday, May 11, 2020 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
Join GW Law in New York and C-LEAF for a professional development and networking presentation by Steve Kobre, JD '93, Co-Founder of Kobre & Kim.

"Dear Shareholder" Launch Event

Tuesday, April 14, 2020 - 2:00pm

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Borrowed Time: Citibank, Moral Hazard, and the Too Big to Fail Myth

Monday, October 2, 2017 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Join the Center for Law, Economics and Finance as they host Visiting Scholar Vernon McKinley, JD '95, to discuss his forthcoming book on Citibank

The Role of Directors in Reputation Risk

Thursday, March 30, 2017 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm

The Institute for Corporate Responsibility (ICR) and the Center for Law, Economics and Finance (C-LEAF) are pleased to announce the next program in t

FinTech Forum 2017: The Global Reach of Financial Innovation

Thursday, March 2, 2017 - 8:30am to 5:00pm

Did U.S. Housing Policy Cause the 2008 Financial Crisis?

Tuesday, November 1, 2016 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm

Join the Center for Law, Economics & Finance for a panel discussion on the origin of the 2008 Financial Crisis.

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Brexit: What Does It Mean for the United States?

Thursday, October 13, 2016 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm

With the Presidential elections just a few weeks away, join the Center for Law, Economics & Finance and the

Is Corporate Governance Common Sense?

Thursday, September 29, 2016 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm

Join the Institute for Corporate Responsibility (ICR) and the Center for Law, Economics and Finance for the next program in their ongoing series

Sports Law & Entrepreneurship Conference

Friday, September 23, 2016 - 8:00am to 5:50pm

The global sports industry is a market in which individuals, businesses, and organizations produce, promote, or organize any activity or business focused on sports.

FinTech Forum - Silicon Valley

Wednesday, September 21, 2016 - 8:00am to 5:30pm

Financial Technology, or FinTech, refers to a spectrum of technology innovations and startups that demonstrate disruptive potential in applications, processes, products, or business models in the f

Banking Law Workshop

Wednesday, June 29, 2016 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm

The George Washington University Law School’s Business and Finance Law Summer Workshops provide our students with unparalleled access to prominent law

White Collar Crime Law Workshop

Wednesday, June 22, 2016 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm

The George Washington University Law School’s Business and Finance Law Summer Workshops provide our students with unparalleled access to prominent law

Corporate Transactions Law Workshop

Wednesday, June 15, 2016 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm

The George Washington University Law School’s Business and Finance Law Summer Workshops provide our students with unparalleled access to prominent law

Private Equity Law Workshop

Wednesday, June 8, 2016 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm

The George Washington University Law School’s Business and Finance Law Summer Workshops provide our students with unparalleled access to prominent law

Bankruptcy & Restructuring Workshop

Wednesday, June 1, 2016 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm

GW Law’s Business and Finance Law Summer Workshops provide our students with unparalleled access to prominent law firms and financial institutions in N

Capital Markets & Initial Public Offerings Workshop

Wednesday, May 25, 2016 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm

GW Law’s Business and Finance Law Summer Workshops provide our students with unparalleled access to prominent law firms and financial institutions in N

The Race for Skilled Foreign Talent and its Impact on U.S. Immigration Policy and the World

Friday, April 1, 2016 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Immigration is a prominent topic this election season, and April 1 is the first day the U.S.

How Directors Choose Directors

Tuesday, March 29, 2016 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm

Join the Center for Law, Economics, and Finance and the

Regulating Governance in the Public Interest

Tuesday, March 15, 2016 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm

Join the Center for Law, Economics & Finance as they host Professor Steven L. Schwarcz of Duke University Law School.

FinTech Forum: The Convergence of Finance, Technology, and the Law

Thursday, March 10, 2016 - 8:30am to 6:00pm

The Center for Law, Economics and Finance hosted its first FinTech Forum: The Convergence of Finance, T

The 2016 Manuel F. Cohen Lecture: The Role of the CFTC in the Market

Thursday, February 4, 2016 - 8:30am to 1:30pm

Join the Center for Law, Economics and Finance for a symposium on the Role of the U.S.

David Falk: From GW Grad to Managing Michael Jordan

Thursday, January 21, 2016 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Join the Center for Law, Economics and Finance as they host David Falk (JD '75) during his launch of the Falk Academy of Management and Entrepren

Federal Reserve Centennial Series Finale Conference

Friday, March 20, 2015 - 8:00am
The fourth in a series of symposia on the Federal Reserve and the nation’s banking system, this program focused on the Fed’s important role in regulating and supervising the nation’s largest banks and financial institutions and its expanded role in monitoring the banking system and systematically important financial institutions under the Dodd-Frank Law.

Berkshire Beyond Buffett: The Enduring Value of Values

Tuesday, November 4, 2014 - 12:00pm

What will happen to Berkshire Hathaway when Warren Buffett is no longer around?

Five Years On, Learning Lehman's Lessons from the Panic of 2008: Are We Better Prepared for the Next Financial Crisis?

Thursday, September 12, 2013 - 12:00pm
On September 12, 2013, Senator Elizabeth Warren and a panel of experts discussed lessons learned from Lehman Brothers' collapse, Wall Street's unprecedented lobbying campaign against new regulations mandated by the Dodd-Frank Act to make our financial markets stronger, and further steps that are needed to protect Main Street and U.S. taxpayers from Wall Street's risk-taking and the potential threat of additional government bailouts.

 

 

 

 

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