Past Lectures & Conferences

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

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