2016 National Lawyers Convention The Jurisprudence and Legacy of Justice Scalia Thursday, November 17, 12:00 AMThe Mayflower Hotel
1127 Connecticut Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20036
The 2016 National Lawyers Convention is scheduled for Thursday, November 17 through Saturday, November 19 at the Mayflower Hotel in Washington, D.C. The topic of this year's convention is: The Jurisprudence and Legacy of Justice Scalia. Registration is now open! Short video featuring Adam White
Adam J. White October 20, 2016
What is the proper role of the Supreme Court in the government and in society? Adam White, research fellow at the Hoover Institution, explains Federalist No. 78, Alexander Hamilton's take on the role of the Supreme Court, and what judicial independence means for America today. Co-Sponsored by the Faculty Division and the Practice Groups
October 4th will mark the first day of oral arguments for the 2016 Supreme Court term. The Court's docket already includes major cases involving insider trading, the Fourth Amendment, the Sixth Amendment, the Eighth Amendment, criminal law, IP and patent law, the Free Exercise and Equal Protection Clauses, the Fair Housing Act, and voting rights.
The full list of cases granted thus far for the upcoming term can be viewed on SCOTUSblog here. The panelists will also discuss the current composition and the future of the Court.
This event was held on September 27, 2016, at the National Press Club in Washington, DC.
- Mr. Thomas C. Goldstein, Goldstein & Russell PC
- Prof. Nicholas Quinn Rosenkranz, Georgetown Law Center
- Ms. Carrie Severino, Judicial Crisis Network
- Hon. George J. Terwilliger, McGuireWoods LLP
- Moderator: Mr. Robert Barnes, The Washington Post
National Press Club