The MSBA's Appellate Practice & Civil Litigation Sections Present
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"Debating the Merits of the U.S. Supreme Court's Health Care Decision: The Constitutionality of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act"
The U.S. Supreme Court has made history by upholding the constitutionality of the health care mandate. This special two hour program is devoted to analyzing and debating the merits of the Court's decision. Space is limited and early registration is encouraged.
Please note that 2.0 standard CLE credits are being applied for. Lunch will be provided.
Erwin Chermerinsky, University of California, Irvine School of Law
Erwin Chemerinsky, Founding Dean, University of California, Irvine School of Law, is one of the nation's most prominent constitutional scholars. Dean Chemerinsky's teaching and research interests lie in the fields of constitutional law, federal practice, civil rights and liberties, and appellate litigation. He is the author of seven books and nearly 200 articles on constitutional law issues. His latest book is The Conservative Assault on the Constitution (2010).
Gregory Katsas, Jones Day
Gregory Katsas of Jones Day handles complex litigation in the fields of administrative law, antitrust, constitutional law, employment discrimination, international law and arbitration, and products liability. He has argued more than 50 appeals, including cases in every federal appellate court. Recently, he briefed and argued the landmark health care case in the U.S. Supreme Court. Before joining Jones Day, Mr. Katsas held several senior positions in the Department of Justice, Civil Division, under President George W. Bush.
Justice David Stras (Moderator), Minnesota Supreme Court
2 hours of Standard CLE credits approved
(event code: 170311)
Date: Friday, August 24, 2012
Time: 11:45 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Location: Minnesota Judicial Center, Room 230
25 Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.
St. Paul , MN 55155 [Directions/Map]
Appellate Practice or Civil Litigation Section Members: $40.00
MSBA Members (But Not Appellate Section or Civil Litigation Section Members): $45.00
Non-MSBA Members: $50.00
Law Clerks or Law Students: $30.00
Teleconferencing is not available.
Refunds will be processed for cancellation requests received in writing on or before noon on the registration deadline. Requests should be directed to the event contact person listed at the bottom of this notice. Cancellation requests received after this time are not eligible for refunds. You may send a colleague in your place if you are unable to join us and the registration deadline has passed.
Requests for an exception to this policy should be directed to Nicole Battles, Section Services Director, by e-mail or at (612) 278-6336.