Thursday, August 13, 2009
A Symposium on the Law of Philanthropy in the 21st Century will be held at Chicago-Kent College of Law, in Chicago, Illinois, on October 23, 2009. This full-day symposium features academic papers presented on panels organized around governance, tax and donor intent. Marian Fremont-Smith will be the keynote speaker and will speak following lunch. The symposium concludes with a reception at the end of the day. Chicago-Kent is hosting the symposium and its law review will publish the papers in a symposium issue. The ACTEC Foundation has provided funding for the symposium which makes it possible for the symposium to offered free of charge - registration, materials, lunch and the reception are all free!