Syria and the President’s Authority to Intervene

International & National Security Law Practice Group
Start : Thursday, August 29, 2013 11:30 AM
End : Thursday, August 29, 2013 12:30 PM

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Federalist Society Teleforum Conference Call

Featured Speakers:
Saikrishna B. Prakash
John C. Yoo


With the President seemingly moving ever closer to intervening in Syria, legal scholars and commentators have been debating the extent of the President’s authority to act.  Join us for a special Teleforum conference call during which our experts will debate these and related issues.


  • Prof. Saikrishna B. Prakash, James Monroe Distinguished Professor of Law and Horace W. Goldsmith Research Professor, University of Virginia School of Law
  • Prof. John Choon Yoo, Emanuel S. Heller Professor of Law, University of California, Berkeley School of Law

Call begins at 11:30 a.m. Eastern Time.

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