Lectures & Events

 
January 2017
Wednesday
18
January
2017
Moot Courtroom (A59)
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
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Speaker: Hon. James G. Carr
David Leopold
Fareed Siddiq
Robert Strassfeld
Moderator: Jessie Hill
1 hour of in-person CLE credit, pending approval  |  Webcast live
Thursday
19
January
2017
Moot Courtroom (A59)
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
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Speaker: Dr. Juscelino Colares, Schott-van Eynden Professor of Business Law, CWRU School of Law
Dr. Susan Helper, Frank Carlton Professor of Economics, Weatherhead School of Management former Chief Economist of the U.S. Department of Commerce
Dr. Elliot Posner, Associate Professor of Political Science, CWRU College of Arts and Sciences
Moderated by Professor Tim Webster, Assistant Professor of Law, Director of Asian Legal Studies, CWRU School of Law
1 hour of in-person CLE credit, pending approval  |  Webcast live
March 2017
Friday
3
March
2017
Tinkham Veale University Center
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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Speaker: Maureen Guirguis (Kenny), Professor and Co-Director of Human Trafficking Law Clinic Case Western Reserve University School of Law
John Morgan, Detective, Cuyahoga County Sheriff's Department
Karen McHenry, Homeless and Missing Youth Program Director, Bellefaire JCB
Teresa Stafford, Senior Director of Victims' Services and Outreach, Cleveland Rape Crisis Center
Renee Jones, Founder and CEO, Renee Jones Empowerment Center
Barbara Freeman, First Graduate of CATCH Court, Columbus, Ohio, Founder, Freeman Project
Kathleen Hackett, RN, BSN, SANE (Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner) Coordinator, Rainbow Babies & Children's Hospital, University Hospitals
6.5 hours of in-person CLE credit, pending approval
Monday
6
March
2017
Moot Courtroom (A59)
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
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Speaker: Elisabeth Rosenthal, Editor-in-Chief, Kaiser Health News
1 hour of in-person CLE credit, pending approval  |  Webcast live
Thursday
9
March
2017
Moot Courtroom (A59)
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
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Speaker: Michael H. Posner, Jerome Kohlberg Professor Ethics and Finance, Professor Business and Society, Center for Business and Human Rights, NYU Stern School of Business
1 hour of in-person CLE credit, pending approval  |  Webcast live
Wednesday
22
March
2017
The City Club of Cleveland
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
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Speaker: Juliet P. Kostritsky, Everett D. & Eugenia S. McCurdy Professor of Contract Law
1 hour of in-person CLE credit, pending approval  |  Webcast live
Thursday
23
March
2017
Moot Courtroom (A59)
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
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Speaker: Philip Hackney, James E. & Betty M. Phillips Associate Professor of Law, LSU Law Center
1 hour of in-person CLE credit, pending approval  |  Webcast live
30
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31
March
2017
Moot Courtroom (A59)
This is a two-day event
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8.25 hours of in-person CLE credit, pending approval  |  Webcast live
April 2017
Friday
7
April
2017
Glidden House
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Wednesday
19
April
2017
The City Club of Cleveland
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
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Speaker: Kathryn S. Mercer, Professor of Lawyering Skills, Case Western Reserve University School of Law
1 hour of in-person CLE credit, pending approval  |  Webcast live
May 2017
Wednesday
17
May
2017
The City Club of Cleveland
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
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Speaker: Timothy Webster, Professor of Law, Case Western Reserve University School of Law
1 hour of in-person CLE credit, pending approval  |  Webcast live
“Bringing the Rule of Law to Afghanistan: Problems and Prospects”
Sponsor
Frederick K. Cox International Law Center
Co-sponsored by
Henry T. King, Jr. Greater Cleveland International Lawyers Group
MAR 16, 2010
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Location
City Club of Cleveland, 850 Euclid Ave. 2nd flr.
Pulitzer Prize winning journalist Roy Gutman will discuss the challenges of bringing the rule of law to Afghanistan. The event is co-sponsored by the Case Western Reserve University School of Law and the Greater Cleveland International Lawyers Group. Mr. Gutman has just returned from a two-month posting in Afghanistan, where he wrote articles about the legality of targeted killing by U.S. Predator Drones, peace talks with Afghan insurgents, the internal political struggles in the Afghan government, and President Obama’s Afghan strategy.
Speaker Information
Roy GutmanRoy Gutman
Foreign Editor
McClatchy Newspapers


Roy Gutman is a fellow at the U.S. Institute of Peace and the director of American University’s Crimes of War Project, which brings together reporters and legal scholars to increase awareness of the laws of war. He is the author of How We Missed the Story: Osama bin Laden, the Taliban, and the Hijacking of Afghanistan (United States Institute of Peace Press, 2008), Crimes of War: What the Public Should Know (W.W. Norton, 1999), A Witness to Genocide (Lisa Drew Books, 1993), and Banana Diplomacy: The Making of American Policy in Nicaragua 1981-1987 (Simon & Shuster, 1989). Mr. Gutman has been awarded the Pulitzer Prize for international reporting, the George Polk Award for foreign reporting, the Selden Ring Award for investigative reporting, a special Human Rights in Media Award from the International League for Human Rights, and the Edgar Allan Poe award from the White House Correspondents Association. He has an M.A. in international relations from the London School of Economics.

Moderator information:
Dan MoulthropDan Moulthrop

Producer & Host
National Public Radio, Cleveland


Dan Moulthrop is the founding host of The Sound of Ideas®, which airs weekday mornings at nine on WCPN 90.3 FM. He joined ideastream® in 2005 as WCPN’s local anchor of Morning Edition. Prior to joining ideastream, he lived in the San Francisco Bay area where worked on print, television and video projects, including co-authoring Teachers Have it Easy: The Big Sacrifices and Small Salaries of America’s Teachers (with Nínive Calegari and Dave Eggers; The New Press, 2005). He holds a master’s in journalism from the University of California, Berkeley. Before turning to journalism, he taught English at San Lorenzo High School and a variety of subjects at the San Francisco County Jail. His work has received important recognition from The Ohio Society of Professional Journalists and Public Radio News Directors, Incorporated, as well as many other organizations.
Additional Information
NOTE: Event takes place at The City Club of Cleveland, 850 Euclid Ave., 2nd floor

Registration required for all attendees.
CONTACT Kathleen Jablonski:

Ph: (216) 696-0740
E-mail: kjablonski@bakerlaw.com

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