Past Lectures & Conferences

October 2018

Tuesday
9
October
2018
Honorable Jeffrey Sutton
51 Imperfect Solutions: States and the Making of Constitutional Law

Honorable Jeffrey Sutton
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit

September 2018

Thursday
27
September
2018
Sara Rosenbaum J.D.
The (Almost) Great Unraveling: Can the Quest for Solidarity Survive?

Sara Rosenbaum J.D.
Harold and Jane Hirsh Professor of Health Law and Policy and Founding Chair of the Department of Health Policy at the Milken Institute School of Public Health, George Washington University

Tuesday
25
September
2018
The Honorable Joan L. Larsen
State Courts in a Federal System

The Honorable Joan L. Larsen
judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit

Friday
14
September
2018
A group of speakers surrounding president Trump
International Law and Policy in the Age of Trump

John Bellinger
Partner Arnold and Porter
Michael Benza
Senior Instructor, CWRU School of Law
Josh Blackman
Professor of Law, South Texas College of Law Houston
Todd F. Buchwald
Special Coordinator for the State Department's Office of Global Criminal Justice
Juscelino F. Colares
Schott-van den Eynden chair in Business Law and Associate Director of the Frederick K. Cox International Law Center, CWRU School of Law
Avidan Y. Cover
Associate Professor, CWRU School of Law, and Director of the Institute for Global Security Law & Policy
Aleksandar Cuic
Partner
Richard Cunningham, Partner, Steptoe & Johnson LLP
The Honorable Sue E. Eckert
Adjunct Senior Fellow at the Center for a New American Security
Richard Gordon
CWRU School of Law, Director, Financial Integrity Institute
Lawrence L. Herman, Lawrence L. Herman
Jamil N. Jaffer
Founder, National Security Institute
James C. Johnson
Adjunct Professor, CWRU School of Law
Eugene Kontorovich
Professor, Northwestern University School of Law
David Leopold
Partner, Ulmer
Elisa Massimino
President and CEO, Human Rights First
Michael Scharf
Dean, CWRU School of Law
Lisa Scott
Founder, Scott Global Migration Law Group
Milena Sterio
Professor
Paul R. Williams
Law Professor, American University
David Zaring
Professor

Wednesday
12
September
2018
Sharona Hoffman
Electronic Health Records and Medical Big Data: Law and Policy

Sharona Hoffman
Edgar A. Hahn Professor of Law Professor of Bioethics Co-Director of the Law-Medicine Center

August 2018

Wednesday
29
August
2018
Catherine Marchi-Uhel
The IIIM - between lessons learned and novel approaches to support accountability for core crimes committed in Syria

Catherine Marchi-Uhel
Head of the UN International, Impartial and Independent Mechanism for Syria

May 2018

Monday
21
May
2018
The Honorable François-Philippe Champagne
NAFTA: North American Competitiveness is Job #1‎

The Honorable François-Philippe Champagne
Canadian Minister of International Trade

Sunday
20
May
2018
Three PhD graduates stand for a photo
Wednesday
16
May
2018
Cassandra Burke Robertson
Legal Ethics, Judicial Independence, and Political Partisanship

Cassandra Burke Robertson
John Deaver Drinko - BakerHostetler Professor of Law, Director of the Center for Professional Ethics, Case Western Reserve University School of Law

April 2018

Wednesday
18
April
2018
Avidan Y. Cover
Belgian Marxist Academics, Plenary Power, Animal Sacrifice, and LBJ: A Primer on Trump’s Travel Ban 3.0

Avidan Y. Cover
Professor of Law, Director of the Institute for Global Security Law & Policy, at Case Western Reserve University School of Law

Monday
16
April
2018
Wadie Said
The Continuing Salience of the Terrorism Prosecution

Wadie Said
Professor of Law, University of South Carolina School of Law

Wednesday
11
April
2018
Michael Scharf
Evening with the Author: Dean Michael Scharf discusses his new book, The Founders

Michael Scharf
Dean of the Law School, Director of the Frederick K. Cox International Law Center, and host of "Talking Foreign Policy"

Tuesday
10
April
2018
Physicians operating on a patient
Experience is Treacherous: An Intimate View of the Physician's Experience of Adverse Patient Outcomes and Malpractice Litigation

M. Stacia Dearmin, MD
Division of Emergency Services at Akron Children’s Hospital
Dirk E. Riemenschneider, JD
chair of the Health & Medicine Practice Group, Buckingham, Doolittle, and Burroughs

March 2018

Thursday
22
March
2018
Lee Sheppard Contributing editor of Tax Notes
How the Tax Law Reinforces Economic and Other Policies

Lee Sheppard
Contributing editor of Tax Notes

Wednesday
21
March
2018
Max Mehlman Distinguished University Professor, Arthur E. Petersilge Professor of Law and Director of the Law-Medicine Center, Case Western Reserve University
Who Can Patients Trust?: Legal Responses to the Loss of Medical Professionalism

Max Mehlman
Distinguished University Professor, Arthur E. Petersilge Professor of Law and Director of the Law-Medicine Center, Case Western Reserve University School of Law, and Professor of Biomedical Ethics, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine

Thursday
8
March
2018
Rebecca Tushnet Frank Stanton Professor of First Amendment Law, Harvard Law School
Content moderation in an age of extremes

Rebecca Tushnet
Frank Stanton Professor of First Amendment Law, Harvard Law School

Wednesday
7
March
2018
Diane S. Sykes
Our Newest Justice: Some Thoughts on Justice Gorsuch’s Debut

Diane S. Sykes
Circuit Judge, United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit

Friday
2
March
2018
The 3rd Annual Human Trafficking Law Symposium
The Third Annual Human Trafficking Symposium

Maureen Guirguis (Kenny)
Professor and Co-Director of Human Trafficking Law Project
Mercedes Gurney
3rd Year Law Student, Graduate of Human Trafficking Law Lab Course
Shane Bates
Human Trafficking Task Force
Holly Welsh
Assistant Cuyahoga County Prosecutor
Renee Jones
CEO and Founder, Renee Jones Empowerment Center
Daniel Wolfe
CWRU 3rd Year Law Student, Graduate of Human Trafficking Law Lab Course
Judge Denise Rini
Cuyahoga County Juvenile Court Judge, Safe Harbor Court
Maya Simek
Staff Attorney, Human Trafficking Law Project