Public Lectures

Moot Court Night - Appellate Advocacy Seminar


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

C|M|LAW will host its 44th Annual Moot Court Night, Wednesday February 6 at 6 p.m. During this event which will take place in the Moot Court Room in Bert L. Wolstein Hall, students participating in the Cleveland-Marshall Moot Court Program will prepare for the William E. McGee National Civil Rights Moot Court Competition by presenting their arguments before a panel of distinguished jurists.

CLE credit: 1.5 free hours

Category: General, Public Lectures, Student

Voter ID and Election Law Forum: What You Need to Know Before Voting in the 2012 Presidential Election


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

Voter ID and Election Law Forum: What You Need to Know Before Voting in the 2012 Presidential Election - sponsored by the Black Law students Association

Category: Public Lectures

How the Courts Failed Germany - A Forum on the Law


25701 Science Park Dr, Beachwood, OH 44122 (Jewish Federation of Cleveland, Mandel Building) [map]

Introduction by Chief Justice Maureen O’Connor

Featuring William Meinecke, Ph.D.

  • Historian, Education Division of United States Holocaust Memorial Museum
  • Ph.D.

CLE credit: 1.25

Category: CLE Programs, Public Lectures

Constitution Day program


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

The Constitution, The PPACA, and The U.S. Attempt to Fix its Broken Health Care System

In 2010, the United States enacted comprehensive health care reform legislation, the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA).  Soon after the enactment, several lawsuits were filed challenging the constitutionality of the PPACA.  Nearly two years later, on June 28, 2012, the Supreme Court released its decision upholding the constitutionality of the individual mandate and the Medicaid expansion provisions of PPACA (National Federation of Independent Business et al.

CLE credit: One hour approved

Category: CLE Programs, Public Lectures

Criminal Justice Forum III: Children and the Early Jurisprudence of the International Criminal Court


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

Professor Amann teaches Public International Law, International Criminal Law and the Laws of War. She also serves as the International Criminal Court Prosecutor’s Special Adviser on Children in Armed Conflict.  Professor Amann focuses her scholarship on the ways that national, regional and international legal regimes interact as they endeavor to combat atrocity and cross-border crime.

CLE credit: One hour approved

Category: CLE Programs, Public Lectures

Utica Shale: Issues in Law Practice and Policy


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

Sponsored by: C|M|LAW, Maxine Goodman Levin College of Urban Affairs, Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association, Bricker & Eckler, Tucker Ellis & West

Thursday, 9/13: 12:45 - 5:30 pm (reception to follow)
Friday, 9/14: 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

CLE credit: 10 hours pending

Category: General, Public Lectures

Crisis in the Courts: The New White House Push on Judicial Confirmations and the Vacancy Rate's Impact on Justice


1801 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, Ohio 44115 (Moot Court Room) [map]
 
Panelists of national prominence, exceptional professional experience, and divergent viewpoints will discuss the current vacancy rate in the federal judiciary and the ongoing political struggle to fill the vacancies that remain.   Panelists will also address the impacts of judicial vacancies and the current state of litigation and process in the federal courts.

CLE credit: 2 free hours pending

Category: CLE Programs, Public Lectures

When the President Wants You Dead: U.S. Citizens, Drone Strikes, Terrorism and the Law


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

Provost Geoffrey Mearns, Cleveland State University
Prof. Milena Sterio, C|M|LAW

CLE credit: 2 free hours approved

Category: CLE Programs, General, Public Lectures

The Center for Health Law & Policy: More Than a Tummy-Ache


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

The Center for Health Law and Policy presents: More Than a Tummy-Ache: Regulating, Preventing and Litigating Foodborne Illness Cases.

Robert Rodriguez, Supervisor, Consumer Safety Officer, and Import Program Manager, US Food and Drug Administration

Fred H. Pritzker, Esq., Partner, Pritzker Olsen Attorneys

CLE credit: 2.5 free hours approved

Category: CLE Programs, General, Public Lectures

Watergate at 40: John Dean and the Ethics of Lawyers


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

John W. Dean

CLE credit: 1 free hour of Ethics

Category: CLE Programs, General, Public Lectures

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