Pepperdine Law Review Symposium 2018 – Federalism: Past, Present, and Future

Friday, March 23, 2018 | Drescher Graduate Campus — Federalism: Past, Present, and Future: During a period where federal and state policy appears to be changing at an ever-faster pace, how should we think about federalism? What can our experiences with federalism teach us today? And how should we think about federalism in the years ahead? Can attorneys, scholars, and lawmakers from diverse viewpoints agree on neutral federalism principles?

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7:45am – Check-In and buffet breakfast at Graziadio

8:45am – Opening remarks

9:00am-10:15am – Federalism framing panel and Q&A (Moderator: Bob Pushaw)

Molly Brady (University of Virginia)

Andy Hessick (UNC Chapel Hill)

John Yoo (Berkeley)

Jennifer Chacon (UCI)

10:15am-10:30am – Break

10:30am-11:45am – Election Law panel and Q&A (Moderator: Derek Muller)

Franita Tolson (USC)

Eugene Mazo (Rutgers)

Michael Morley (Barry University)

Ciara Torres-Spelliscy (Stetson)

11:45am-12:45pm – Plated lunch on Graziadio patio

1:00pm-1:45pm – Keynote speaker presentation

Kurt Lash (University of Richmond)

1:45pm-2:00pm – Break

2:00pm-3:15pm – Privacy Law panel and Q&A (Moderator: Victoria Schwartz)

Margaret Hu (Washington & Lee)

Craig Konnoth (Colorado)

Paul Secunda (Marquette)

Babette Boliek (Pepperdine)

3:15pm – Closing remarks