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From Obamacare to Cat Care: Is There Anything the Feds Can't Do?

The Tallahassee Lawyers Chapter

Start : Monday, July 14, 2014 12:00 PM

End : Monday, July 14, 2014 02:00 PM


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Location:
Florida State University, College of Law
Room TBA

Featured Speakers:
Clark Neily

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Speaker:

  • Clark Neily, Director, Center for Judicial Engagement, Institute for Justice

Clark Neily joined the Institute for Justice as a senior attorney in 2000. He litigates economic liberty, property rights, school choice, First Amendment, and other constitutional cases in both federal and state courts.

Clark helped create the Institute’s Center for Judicial Engagement, which was designed to challenge the unconstitutional expansion of government by articulating a principled vision of judicial review, educating the public about the importance of a properly engaged judiciary, and advocating the Constitution as a charter of liberty and a bulwark against the illegitimate assumption of government power. Clark has written a book about judicial engagement, titled Terms of Engagement: How Our Courts Should Enforce the Constitution’s Promise of Limited Government.

Before joining the Institute for Justice, Clark spent four years as a litigator at the Dallas-based firm Thompson & Knight, where he worked on a wide variety of matters including professional malpractice, First Amendment and media law, complex commercial cases, and intellectual property litigation. Clark received his undergraduate and law degrees from the University of Texas, where he was Chief Articles Editor of the Texas Law Review. After law school, he clerked for Judge Royce Lamberth on the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia.

Registration details:

Tickets are $10 per person at the door and include lunch. Law students may attend for free.

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