University of Denver


July, 2014

July 10, 2014 to July 11, 2014
Denver, Colorado

June, 2014

June 19, 2014
Denver, Colorado
June 11, 2014
IAALS and the National Judicial College co-hosted this webcast for state court judges at no cost. The webcast remains available for judges to view on the NJC's website, and we encourage judges to take advantage of this free and easily accessible education.

May, 2014

May 14, 2014 to May 16, 2014
Part of DIAALOGUES, a groundbreaking series of national conversations designed to bring together the best minds in the country to forge solutions to the most pressing issues facing the American legal system. Sponsored by El Pomar Foundation, DIAALOGUES take place at Penrose House and the historic Broadmoor Hotel in Colorado Springs, Colorado.

April, 2014

April 24, 2014 to April 25, 2014
Denver, Colorado
April 24, 2014
In Spring 2014, IAALS held its annual Rebuilding Justice Award Dinner, which recognizes individuals who exemplify the spirit of innovation and leadership that we champion across all of our work toward building a legal system that is fair, accessible, reliable, efficient, and accountable. This year, we are thrilled to be honoring two longtime supporters of IAALS and our work: Colorado Supreme Court Chief Justice Michael L. Bender (Ret.) and University of Denver Chancellor Robert D. Coombe.
April 7, 2014 to April 8, 2014
Denver, Colorado

December, 2013

December 5, 2013 to December 6, 2013
IAALS hosted a Forum for a small group of stakeholders from around the country for the purpose of gathering comments on the proposed federal rules amendments. Following the meeting, IAALS has compiled the comments and submitted them to the Civil Rules Advisory Committee for its consideration. The comments include the various divergent views from Forum attendees, as well as areas of consensus.

October, 2013

2nd Annual Educating Tomorrow's Lawyers Conference
October 3, 2013 to October 5, 2013
Our 2nd Annual Educating Tomorrow's Lawyers Conference took a closer look at these 3 questions: What core competencies do entry level lawyers need? What structural and curricular changes ensure law grads have the necessary core competencies? How can law school accreditation and bar admissions standards facilitate innovation in legal education?

September, 2013

September 19, 2013 to September 20, 2013
IAALS and the National Judicial College co-hosted the 2nd Annual Educational Summit for State Court Judges: Unlocking E-Discovery. The Summit provided a forum exclusively tailored for state court judges to learn about all facets of the discovery of electronically stored information—from preservation to production to eventual use at trial.
September 17, 2013
IAALS and the Byron R. White Center brought United States Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O’Connor (Ret.) to Colorado to deliver the 3rd Annual John Paul Stevens Lecture. The Stevens Lecture brings a well-known jurist to the University of Colorado Law School each year. The event was open to the public.

August, 2013

August 12, 2013
IAALS hosted a panel on the pros and cons of various methods of selecting state court judges at the 2013 Legislative Summit of the National Conference of State Legislatures.