Fisher, Mismatch, and the Future of Affirmative Action

The Los Angeles Lawyers Chapter
Start : Wednesday, May 15, 2013 12:00 PM
End : Wednesday, May 15, 2013 01:00 PM

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McCormick & Schmick's
4th & Hope Streets
Los Angeles, CA 90071

Featured Speakers:
Richard H. Sander



  • Prof. Richard H. Sander, UCLA School of Law

This luncheon event features Richard Sander, a professor at the UCLA School of Law and co-author (with the National Journal's Stuart Taylor Jr.) of Mismatch: How Affirmative Action Hurts Students It's Intended to Help, and Why Universities Won't Admit It. Prof. Sander will discuss his empirical research on the unintended consequences of affirmative action, as well as the brief he and Mr. Taylor filed as amici curiae in Fisher v. University of Texas, a case currently pending before the U.S. Supreme Court that tests the constitutionality of the University of Texas's affirmative action program.

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The cost of the luncheon is $25. Public employees, public-interest lawyers, students, and law clerks may pay a discounted rate of $20. Payment (cash or checks only) will be accepted at the door.

This event is being co-sponsored by the Libertarian Law Council.