Public Lectures

46th Annual Moot Court Night: Appellate Advocacy Seminar


1801 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, Ohio 44115 (Moot Court Room) [map]

CLE credit: 1.5 hours free

Category: CLE Programs, General, Public Lectures, Student

Employment & Labor Law Lecture - The Collision of Anti-Discrimination Laws and the Religious Rights of Employers


1801 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, Ohio 44115 (Moot Court Room) [map]

Employers asserting religious rights in the workplace has become increasingly visible, a trend that is likely to continue following the Supreme Court’s 2014 Hobby Lobby decision.  There, the Court held for the first time that closely-held for-profit corporations are persons that may exercise religion within the meaning of the Religious Freedom Restoration Act.  Although the reach of the decision remains unclear, it is certain to raise a host of novel issues.  For example, because of its sincerely-held religious beliefs, might an employer choose to exclude coverage fo

CLE credit: 1.0 hour CLE

Category: CLE Programs, General, Public Lectures

Education Law Association and Cleveland State Law Review Symposium - American Education: Diversity, Desegregation and Resegregation


1801 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, Ohio 44115 (Moot Court Room) [map]

 

featured keynote speaker:

Mark Rosenbaum, Chief Counsel of the ACLU of Southern California

Of What Use is the Fourteenth Amendment to Racial Minorities When it Comes to Higher Education (Or Anything Else) After Fisher and Schuette?

CLE credit: 2.5 free

Category: CLE Programs, General, Public Lectures

The Friedman and Gilbert Criminal Justice Forum: Alan Silber - The New York Times v. DEA: Developments in Marijuana Legalization


1801 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, Ohio 44115 (Moot Court Room) [map]

Alan Silber, a graduate of Duke University and Columbia Law School, has been a leader in the marijuana legalization movement for many years.  He has served on the Board of Directors of the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, chaired that group’s Drug Law Reform Committee, and lectured around the country on issues involving drug law reform. Silber served on the ABA Drug Law reform committee and the board of advisors of the Drug Policy Foundation.

CLE credit: 1.0 free

Category: CLE Programs, General, Public Lectures

Constiution Day Lecture: Roger Newman - One Nation Under Surveillance


1801 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, Ohio 44115 (Moot Court Room) [map]

Roger Newman is the author of "Hugo Black: A Biography," a work that won the Scribes Book Award and was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize in biography. He also co-authored "Banned Films: Movies, Censors and the First Amendment," and was editor-in-chief of "The Constitution and Its Amendments.” Newman taught for seven years as an adjunct professor at the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism and is currently working on a book on the Supreme Court against the backdrop of the conservative movement over the past forty years.

CLE credit: 1.0 hour free

Category: CLE Programs, General, Public Lectures

Criminal Justice Forum IV: Kenneth W. Simons - “Can Jurors Understand the Mental State Categories Employed in the Criminal Law?”


1801 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, Ohio 44115 (Moot Court Room) [map]

Kenneth W. Simons is Professor of Law and the Honorable Frank R.

CLE credit: 1 free pending

Category: CLE Programs, Public Lectures

Criminal Justice Forum I: Prof. Stephen Vladeck - Military Justice and Article III


1801 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, Ohio 44115 (Moot Court Room) [map]

Stephen I. Vladeck is a Professor of Law and the Associate Dean for Scholarship at American University Washington College of Law. His teaching and research focus on federal jurisdiction, constitutional law, national security law, and international criminal law.

CLE credit: 1.0 free

Category: CLE Programs, General, Public Lectures

Bringing Henrietta to Life


1801 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, Ohio 44115 (Moot Court Room) [map]

The College Deans' Diversity Councils invite you to "Bringing Henrietta to Life: Medical Humanities and the Arts," a groundbreaking interdisciplinary event designed to initiate dialogue on health disparities and medial humanities.

Registration 10:30 - 11 am

Program begins at 11 am

To register contact Barbara Walker, b.walker@csuohio.edu or Lisa Bernd, l.bernd@csuohio.edu

Category: Public Lectures

Cleveland-Marshall Fund Visiting Scholar: Professor Tim Wu


1801 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, Ohio 44115 (Moot Court Room) [map]

Professor Tim Wu will speak at Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, Tuesday, March 25 at 5 p.m. as the Cleveland-Marshall Fund Visiting Scholar. His discussion will focus on "The Attention Merchants and Consumer Protection."

Wu is an author, policy advocate, and professor at Columbia Law School.  His book, The Master Switch was named a best book of the year by the New Yorker, Amazon, Scribes, Publisher's Weekly, and other publications.

CLE credit: One hour approved

Category: CLE Programs, Public Lectures

Employment and Labor Law Lecture - Rick McHugh - Unemployment Compensation: Is There Still Room for a New Deal Program in a Global Economy?


1801 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, Ohio 44115 (Moot Court Room) [map]

Employment and Labor Law Lecture by Rick McHugh, Senior Staff Attorney, National Employment Law Project - "Unemployment Compensation: Is There Still Room for a New Deal Program in a Global Economy?"

CLE credit: One hour approved

Category: CLE Programs, Public Lectures

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