U.S. SUPREME COURT REVIEW AND PREVIEW
Presented Jointly by
Tuesday, October 1, 2013 – 4:00pm – 6:00pm
900 SW Fifth Avenue Basement Auditorium
- Jeffrey C. Dobbins, Professor of Law, Willamette University College of Law; Former Law Clerk to U.S. Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens
- William Funk, Robert E. Jones Professor of Advocacy and Ethics, Lewis & Clark Law School; Author,Introduction to American Constitutional Structure
- Scott L. Nelson, Attorney, Public Citizen Litigation Group; Former Law Clerk to Justice Byron R. White; Supreme Court Practitioner
And moderated by:
- Jay Austin, Senior Attorney and Director, Endangered Environmental Laws Program, Environmental Law Institute; Board Member, Oregon Lawyer Chapter of the American Constitution Society.
Please join us to hear our distinguished panel dissect the Court’s decisions from this past term, debate the direction of the Court in the upcoming term, and provide their views on what this means to lawyers and lay people alike. Scott L. Nelson, a litigation attorney specializing in civil appellate practice, brings experience practicing before the U.S. Supreme Court. Jeffrey C. Dobbins has taught Federal Courts and Appellate Procedure at Willamette University’s College of Law for seven years and has published several articles on those subjects. William Funk has written and lectured extensively on the structure of the Constitution. This panel will be moderated by Jay Austin.
CLE credit of 2.0 hours is pending.
Complimentary refreshments will be provided.