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Fights over the Voter Process: Vote Integrity and Access

The Columbus Lawyers Chapter

Start : Thursday, September 20, 2012 12:00 PM

End : Thursday, September 20, 2012 01:15 PM


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Location:
Athletic Club of Columbus
136 East Broad Street
Columbus

Featured Speakers:
Edward B. Foley

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Speaker:

  • Professor Edward Foley, Chief Justice Thomas J. Moyer Professor for the Administration of Justice and the Rule of Law and Director of Election Law, The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law

The Columbus Lawyers Chapter of The Federalist Society will kick off its fall season of lunch discussions and debates with a presentation by Professor Foley. He is the Director of Election Law at The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law.

One of the nation's preeminent experts on election law, Professor Foley teaches and writes in all areas of this field. His current research focuses on improving the processes for resolving disputed elections, and he has been asked to lead a new American Law Institute project on election law. Foley has recently published several scholarly articles, including "Electoral Dispute Resolution: The Need for a New Sub-Specialty," 27 OHIO ST. J. DISPUTE RES. 281-290 (2012). Professor Foley has taught at Ohio State since 1991. In 1999, he took a leave from the faculty to serve as the State Solicitor in the office of Ohio's Attorney General. In that capacity, he was responsible for the state's appellate and constitutional cases.

Registration details:

Cost: $20.00 ($15.00 for members of the Columbus Lawyers Chapter)

RSVP to Joe McCandlish at jmccandlish@weltman.com or 614-857-4410. Pay at the door or in advance by cash or by check made out to “The Federalist Society,” and send to:
Joe McCandlish
P.O. Box 1434
Columbus, Ohio 43216-1434