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Supreme Court Wrap-Up: Lessons from the 2010 Term

The Greenville Lawyers Chapter

Start : Tuesday, July 19, 2011 12:00 PM

End : Tuesday, July 19, 2011 01:00 PM


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Location:
Womble Carlyle Sandridge & Rice, PLLC
550 South Main Street, Suite 400
Greenville, SC 29601

Featured Speakers:
Ilya Shapiro

Description:

Speaker:

  • Ilya Shapiro, Editor-in-Chief of Cato Supreme Court Review

Ilya Shapiro is a senior fellow in constitutional studies at the Cato Institute and editor-in-chief of the Cato Surpreme Court Review. Before joining, he was a special assistant/advisor to the Multi-National Force in Iraq on rule of law issues and practiced international, political, commercial, and antitrust litigation at Patton Boggs and Cleary Gottlieb. Shapiro has contributed to a variety of academic, popular, and professional publications, including the Harvard Journal of Law and Policy, L.A. Times, Washington Times, Legal Times, Weekly Standard, Roll Call, and National Review Online, and from 2004 to 2007 wrote the "Dispatches from Purple America" column for TCS Daily.com. He holds an A.B. from Princeton University, and M.Sc from the London School of Economics, and a J.D. from the University of Chicago Law School (where he became a Tony Patiño Fellow). Shapiro is a member of the bars of New York, the District of Columbia, and the U.S. Supreme Court.

A review of the most recent opinions from the U.S. Supreme Court on a variety of matters such as privacy, search and seizure, freedom of speech, civil procedure, and business preemption.

Registration details:

Admission is free for this event. Approved for 1.0 hours MCLE credit (course # 114537).