Monday, March 4, 2019

Ten Years of Iqbal: Perspectives on Policy, Procedure, and Substance (Symposium at Cardozo Law School, March 15, 2019)

On Friday, March 15, 2019, the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, Cardozo Law Review, and The Floersheimer Center for Constitutional Democracy are hosting a symposium entitled “Ten Years of Iqbal: Perspectives on Policy, Procedure, and Substance.”

You can find all the details – and register for the symposium (it’s free) – here. Come join us!

From the announcement:

An esteemed group of experts, including the lawyers who argued both sides of the Iqbal case, and leading legal scholars, will examine the decision’s influence on both procedural and substantive law. The conference will examine pleading doctrine, pleading practice, approaches to federal rulemaking and substantive areas of law including national security and civil rights.

The symposium keynote will be given by Arthur R. Miller, Professor at NYU Law, former Bruce Bromley Professor of Law at Harvard Law, and the nation's leading scholar in the field of civil procedure.

Confirmed panelists include:

    • Sahar Aziz, Professor of Law and Chancellor's Social Justice Scholar, Rutgers University Law School
    • Stephen B. Burbank, David Berger Professor for the Administration of Justice, University of Pennsylvania Law School
    • Brooke D. Coleman, Professor of Law, Seattle University School of Law
    • Robin Effron, Professor of Law, Brooklyn Law School
    • Howard Erichson, Professor of Law, Fordham Law School
    • Gregory Garre, Partner and Global Chair of Supreme Court & Appellate Practice, Latham & Watkins LLP; former Solicitor General for the United States
    • Myriam Gilles, Professor of Law and Paul R. Verkuil Chair in Public Law, Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law
    • Robert J. Giuffra, Jr., Partner and Head of Securities Litigation Practice, Sullivan & Cromwell LLP
    • Olatunde Johnson, Jerome B. Sherman Professor of Law, Columbia Law School
    • Ramzi Kassem, Professor of Law and Co-Director of Immigrant and Non-Citizen Rights Clinic, CUNY School of Law
    • Alexandra D. Lahav, Ellen Ash Peters Professor of Law, University of Connecticut School of Law
    • Rachel Meeropol, Senior Staff Attorney, Center for Constitutional Rights
    • Arthur R. Miller, Professor, NYU School of Law
    • Deborah Pearlstein, Professor and Co-Director, Floersheimer Center for Constitutional Democracy, Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law
    • Alexander Reinert, Professor of Law and Director, Center for Rights and Justice, Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law
    • A. Benjamin Spencer, Justice Thurgood Marshall Distinguished Professor of Law, University of Virginia School of Law
    • Adam Steinman, University Research Professor of Law, Culverhouse Law at University of Alabama


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