Past Events (2008-11)

Wednesday, September 10, 2008

Should Judges Secure Unenumerated Rights?
From Lochner to Lawrence
Roger Pilon, Founder and Director of the Cato Institute's Center for Constitutional Studies
Commentary by Professor John Yoo

Tuesday, September 23, 2008
What Makes the Ninth Circuit so Unique?
Judge Maria Consuelo Callahan, Ninth Circuit

Tuesday, October 7, 2008
Religion in the Public Square
Judge Carlos Bea, Ninth Circuit

Tuesday, October 28, 2008
Kelo v. City of New London
Clark Neily, Institute for Justice

Tuesday, February 17, 2009
The Mechanisms of the Slippery Slope
Professor Eugene Volokh, UCLA School of Law
Commentary by Professor Jesse Choper

Tuesday, March 17, 2009
The Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court of Review
Judge Edward Leavy, Ninth Circuit

Tuesday, April 7, 2009
Biglaw, Blogging, and the End of the World As We Know It
David Lat,

Tuesday, April 14, 2009
Legislative Earmarks
Judge Michael McConnell, Tenth Circuit

Thursday, April 16, 2009
Emerging Law in the Pacific Territories
Judge Richard Clifton, Ninth Circuit ( Hawaii )

Thursday, August 20, 2009
Student Recruiting Fair
Visit Us at the Fed Soc Table!

Thursday, August 27, 2009
“Meet the Federalists” Kick-Off Meeting
Featuring: David DeGroot. Lunch provided!

Monday, September 17, 2009
Lincoln, the Constitution, and Enemy Combatants of the Civil War
Judge Stephen Trott, Ninth Circuit

Thursday, October 8, 2009
Are Law Schools Racist? The Answer and its Implications
A debate featuring Professor Dan Subotnik (Touro Law Center), and others (TBD)

Tuesday, October 20, 2009
Sotomayor and the Court
Ed Whelan, of the Ethics and Public Policy Center and the National Review

Tuesday, October 27, 2009
Lifetime Achievement Award: Judge Lois Haight Herrington
With comments by Judge Haight on victims’ rights

Thursday, November 5, 2009
Medellin and the Issue of International Delegation
Debate featuring Professor Michael Ramsey (USD Law) and others (TBD)

Thursday, February 18, 2010
A Break Down of the Bailout: What every lawyer needs to know about "who got what" and "where we are headed now."
Stephen Bainbridge, UCLA Law, Ken Taymor, BCLBE, and John Hunt, UC Davis Law
12:40 to 1:40 pm
Boalt Hall, Room 100. Lunch provided.

February 22, 2010
Israel event
Eugene Kontorovich
12:40 to 1:40, Room 240
Co-sponsored by BJIL.

February 22, 2010
Pirate law event: The Supreme Court's Approach to the Ninth Amendment
3:40 p.m., Room 244
Co-sponsored by CLR and Law of the Sea Institute.

Friday - Sunday, Feburary 26-28, 2010 
National Students Symposium: Originalism 2.0 
UPenn Law, Philadephia , PA 
(Ask about how you can join the Boalt Delegation and get 1/2 off your hotel and airfare)

March 9, 2010 
The Ninth Amendment and Unenumerated Rights: A Debate 
Prof. Kurt Lash (Loyola Law School) and Prof. Calvin Massey (UC Hastings Law, visiting prof. at Boalt). 
Moderated by Prof. John Yoo. 
12:40 to 1:40 p.m. in Room 240. Non-pizza lunch provided.

Mar 10, 2010 
Citizens United v. FEC 
James Bopp, featuring Boalt Professors Talley and Choper 
12:40 to 1:40 p.m. 
Co-sponsored by ACS.

Mar 31, 2010 
Free Exercise and Establishment of Religion 
Patrick Garry 
12:40 to 1:40 p.m. Room 244.Tuesday, August 26, 2008
Current Challenges in Federal Law Enforcement
Joseph Russoniello, U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of California