Past Lectures & Conferences

February 2018

Tuesday
27
February
2018
Abbe R. Gluck
Legal Perspectives on the Opioid Crisis: Law in the courts, the statehouses and the medical clinics

Abbe R. Gluck
Professor of Law and Faculty Director of the Solomon Center for Health Law and Policy, Yale Law School

Tuesday
20
February
2018
CWRU Adjunct Law Professor Andrew Zashin
Hiding in Plain Sight: The International Family Law Issues Lawyers and Judges Miss

Andrew Zashin
Co‐Managing Partner of Zashin & Rich Co., L.P.A.

Thursday
8
February
2018
Sean Murphy
The International Law Commission's Proposal for a Convention on the Prevention and Punishment of Crimes against Humanity

Sean Murphy
U.N. International Law Commission Special Rapporteur for Crimes against Humanity. President-elect of the American Society of International Law

November 2017

Monday
20
November
2017
Tracy L. Carter
Attorneys as Advocates: From Creating Policy on Paper to Improving Lives In Person

Tracy L. Carter
MHSA, Senior Director of Government Relations, The MetroHealth System of Cleveland, Ohio

Friday
17
November
2017
People standing in line in a black and white photo
National Security, National Origin, and the Constitution: 75 Years After Executive Order 9066

Geoffrey R. Stone
Professor of Law, University of Chicago Law School
David F. Forte
Professor of Law at Cleveland-Marshall College of Law
Frank Abe
Producer/Director of PBS documentaries
Diana Bilimoria
Chair, Department of Organizational Behavior, CWRU Weatherhead School of Management
Keimei Sugiyama
PhD candidate, Department of Organizational Behavior
Dean M. Hashimoto
Director, Boston College Law School's JD/MPH dual degree program with Tufts School of Medicine
Eric L. Muller
Professor of Law, UNC School of Law
Michael Benza
Senior Instructor, CWRU School of Law
Sahar F. Aziz
Professor of Law, Texas A&M University School of Law
Peter S. Margulies
Professor, Roger Williams University School of Law
Cassandra Burke Robertson
Professor, CWRU School of Law
Hiroshi Motomura
Susan Westerberg Prager Professor of Law, UCLA School of Law
Robert S. Chang
Professor, Seattle University School of Law

Wednesday
15
November
2017
Samuel Berbano
Ethical Implications of Legal Practice Technology

Samuel Berbano
Academic Account Manager, Thompson Reuters

Wednesday
15
November
2017
Ayesha Bell Hardaway
Low-wage Noncompetes as Constitutional Violations

Ayesha Bell Hardaway
Assistant Professor, CWRU School of Law

Monday
13
November
2017
Headshot of Jessie Hill
Trump, Contraception, and the ACA

B. Jessie Hill
Associate Dean for Academic Affairs and Judge Ben C. Green Professor of Law,
Case Western Reserve University

Monday
6
November
2017
Ben Wizner
Defending the Constitution in the Age of Trump

Ben Wizner
Director, ACLU Speech, Privacy, and Technology Project

October 2017

Monday
30
October
2017
Dean Ali S. Khan, MD, MPH
Witchdoctors, Zombies and Wizards: Rethinking Health in America

Dean Ali S. Khan, MD, MPH
Retired Assistant Surgeon General USPHS College of Public Health University of Nebraska Medical Center

Thursday
19
October
2017
Douglas S. Massey
America’s Immigration Policy Fiasco

Speaker: Douglas S. Massey
Henry G. Bryant Professor of Sociology and Public Affairs and Director of the Office of Population Research at Princeton University

Wednesday
18
October
2017
Paula Taylor Whitfield
Wednesday
18
October
2017
Aaron Perzanowski
What Clowns Can Teach Us About Intellectual Property

Aaron Perzanowski
Professor of Law, CWRU School of Law

Wednesday
11
October
2017
Gadeir Abbas
Regulating the Movement of Muslims: Litigating the No Fly List

Gadeir Abbas
Staff Attorney, Council on American-Islamic Relations

Wednesday
11
October
2017
Frederick R. Nance
More than a Lawyer: How to Become an Internationally Renowned Attorney and Business Advisor in the Sports & Entertainment Industry

Speaker: Frederick R. Nance
Global Managing Partner and Head of the US Sports & Entertainment Group of Squire Patton Boggs

Monday
2
October
2017
Quarry where the land has been mined
U.S. Energy Policy 2017: Making Carbon Great Again?

Panel: 
Alexander C. Schoch

General Counsel, Office of General Counsel, Railroad Commission of Texas
Dr. Walter J. Culver
Founding Board Member, Great Lakes Energy Institute at Case Western Reserve University
Timothy Fitzgerald
Associate Professor, Business Economics, Texas Tech University, Rawls College of Business
Justin Gundlach
Associate Research Scholar at Columbia Law School & Fellow at the Sabin Center for Climate Change Law

September 2017

Tuesday
19
September
2017
Stephen Zashin
Sports Law: Keeping An Athlete's Career From Going Up In Smoke

Stephen Zashin
Co-Managing Partner of Zashin & Rich Co., L.P.A.

15 -
16
September
2017
Kirk Nahra
Law of Information Privacy

Kirk Nahra
Partner, Wiley Rein LLP

Friday
15
September
2017
Woman holding onto a barbed wire fence
Corporations on Trial: International Criminal and Civil Liability for Corporations for Human Rights Violations

Keynote Speakers: Hon. Thomous Buergenthal, former Judge of the International Court of Justice
Ambassador David Scheffer, former U.S. Ambassador at Large for War Crimes Issues

Wednesday
13
September
2017
headshot of Michael P. Scharf
International Law in the Trump Administration

Michael Scharf
Co-Dean CWRU School of Law, Director of the Frederick K. Cox International Law Center, Joseph C. Hostetler Professor of Law

February 2017