The Public Pension Crisis

The San Francisco Lawyers Chapter
Start : Thursday, September 19, 2013 05:45 PM
End : Thursday, September 19, 2013 07:30 PM

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Sheppard Mullin
4 Embarcadero Center, 17th Floor
San Francisco, CA

Featured Speakers:
John C. Eastman



  • Professor John Eastman, Henry Salvatori Professor of Law and Former Dean, Chapman University School of Law

Pensions of public employees are threatening the finances of state and municipal governments throughout the country. Public employees have been promised generous pensions and early retirements, but many cities and states have failed to set aside sufficient funds to pay for these promises. The bankruptcies of Detroit, Stockton and San Bernardino are just the beginning of a painful re-ordering of these obligations. Professor Eastman will discuss the current state of the crisis and some possible solutions.

Registration details:

Tickets are free for current members of the Federalist Society and for students, $15 for non-members, payable at the registration link at

Wine and light snacks will be served. 1.0 hour of MCLE credit is available for this event.