[PAST EVENT] Wythe Lecture by Professor Keith Hylton, Boston University School of Law
Keith N. Hylton, the William Fairfield Warren Distinguished Professor at Boston University School of Law, will present the Wythe Lecture on Monday, February 6, at 3:30 PM in room 127. The lecture is free and all are welcome.
Please click the link below for Professor Hylton's complete biography.
The George Wythe Lecture Series began at the Law School in 1976. Wythe (1726-1806) was a distinguished lawyer, statesman, and judge, and was a mentor to Thomas Jefferson. In 1779, at Jefferson's urging, he was appointed as William & Mary's -and the nation's-first professor of law.
What follows is a brief excerpt from his faculty biography. To go to his complete biography, please go to the Boston University website at the link below.
Keith Hylton, a William Fairfield Warren Distinguished Professor of Boston University and Professor of Law at Boston University School of Law, joined the BU Law faculty in 1995 after teaching for six years and receiving tenure at Northwestern University School of Law. He is a prolific scholar who is widely recognized for his work across a broad spectrum of topics in law and economics, including tort law, antitrust, labor law, intellectual property, civil procedure, and empirical legal analysis. He has published five books and more than 100 articles in numerous law and economics journals, and serves as a contributing editor of the Antitrust Law Journal, co-editor of Competition Policy International and editor of the Social Science Research Network’s Torts and Products Liability Law Abstracts.
For more information, please call (757) 221-1840.