Symposia and Conferences
Thursday, November 3 - Friday, November 4, 2016 | Malibu, CA
Please join Pepperdine University School of Law for Access to Justice for Veterans: Coordinated Responses of a Grateful Nation on Nov. 3-4, 2016. The conference will address coordinated community responses for veterans' legal needs and complex intersecting issues. Speakers and conferees will discuss public and private responses in policy and practice, culture and law.
Friday, April 1, 2016 | Malibu, CA
At this symposium, renowned legal scholars, practitioners, and politicians will explore important questions surrounding the vice presidency. As a special treat, the Honorable Richard Cheney, 46th Vice President of the United States, will join us for a lively discussion of these issues and other experiences from his time as Vice President.
Thursday, March 17, 2016 - Friday, March 18, 2016 | Malibu, CA
Each year, Pepperdine University School of Law brings law students from across the country to its campus for the Wm. Matthew Byrne, Jr., Judicial Clerkship Institute (Byrne JCI).
Friday, March 11, 2016 - Saturday, March 12, 2016 | Malibu, CA
Justice is a central theme in most secular and religious moral traditions, though there are significant disagreements about its content. As Alasdair McIntyre has asked, "Whose Justice?" During some periods of history there has been great optimism that the world was moving in a more just direction, generally followed by periods of great injustice and great disillusionment.
Friday, January 29, 2016 | Malibu, CA
The inaugural Southern California Trial Lawyers Conference seeks both to highlight the many ways that trial lawyers advocate for justice in their local communities and to showcase Pepperdine School of Law's contributions to the field.
Thursday, September 24, 2015 | Santa Monica, CA
The Geoffrey H. Palmer Center for Entrepreneurship and the Law will host expert panels of speakers from startups, venture capitalists, and leading law firms.
Friday, April 17, 2015 | Malibu, CA
The Pepperdine Law Review's annual conference was on the topic of International Commercial Arbitration.
Friday, Feb 27 - Saturday, Feb 28, 2015 | Malibu, CA
The Nootbaar Institute on Law, Religion, and Ethics's annual symposium: "At a time when law is seen by many as purely a matter of power politics and the lawyer's role as purely a matter of pursuing client economic interests, we want to consider how wisdom should influence deliberations."
Friday, Oct 10 - Saturday, Oct 11, 2014 | Malibu, CA
Colleges and universities face a critical moment of reckoning and response to violence and abuse among students. The conference addressed domestic and intimate partner violence among college students.
Friday, April 4, 2014 | Malibu, CA
The Pepperdine Law Review recently hosted a symposium on "The Future of National Security Law. Featured John Rizzo, former General Counsel of the Central Intelligence Agency and author of COMPANY MAN.