The Friends of the Georgetown Law Library invite you to the latest screening in the Law at the Movies film series:
Movie: Michael Clayton (2007)
Date: Wednesday, November 9, 2011
Time: 6:00 pm
Location: Hart Auditorium
Michael Clayton is the story of a “fixer” in a law firm who specializes in cleaning up sensitive, high-stakes cases. The film sheds light on questionable legal and corporate ethics, and examines complex and conflicting duties of law firms and attorneys. Starring George Clooney, the film was nominated for eight Oscars in 2008 and earned one for Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role.
After the program, please stay for a discussion on the ethical, legal, and cultural aspects of the film. The panel will include:
- Michael Frisch, Adjunct Professor of Law & Ethics Counsel
- Kumar Jayasuriya, Adjunct Professor of Law & Associate Law Librarian
- Roger Skalbeck, Associate Law Librarian
- Andrew Christensen, Reference Librarian
To learn more about the Friends of the Georgetown Law Library program and the benefits of becoming a member, please visit http://www.ll.georgetown.edu/friends.