Thursday, February 1, 2018

The SCHMOOZE Is On! Texas A&M Real Property Law Roundtable begins today

I am excited to be in Fort Worth for the next few days at the Texas A&M University School of Law’s 2nd Real Property Law Roundtable (aka, Real Property Law “Schmooze”).  The theme this year is "Bridging the Urban Versus Rural Divide."  Below is the current schedule of events:

8:30 a.m. – 8:45 a.m. -- Welcome and Introductions

Lisa T. Alexander

Faculty Co-Director, Program in Real Estate and Community Development Law Professor of Law, Texas A&M University School of Law
Joint Appointment with the Department of Landscape Architecture and Urban Planning in the College of Architecture at Texas A&M University

Thomas W. Mitchell

Interim Dean, Co-Founder & Former Faculty Co-Director, Program in Real Estate and Community Development Law Professor of Law, Texas A&M University School of Law

8:45 a.m. – 10:15 a.m. –Session One – Urban and Rural Land Use and Local Government Law

Moderator: Timothy Mulvaney, Professor of Law & Associate Dean for Faculty Research and Development, Texas A&M University School of Law

Panelists:

Zachary Bray, University of Kentucky College of Law

Flawed and Fragile: State Restrictions on Local Monument Control

Audrey McFarlane, University of Baltimore School of Law

The Properties of Integration: Mixed Income Housing as Discrimination Management

Alan Romero, University of Wyoming College of Law; Director, Rural Law Center

Bridging the Urban Versus Rural Divide in Extraterritorial Land Use Regulation

10:15 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. –Session Two—Urban and Rural Housing Law and Policy

Moderator: Aric K. Short, Professor of Law & Director, Professionalism & Leadership Program, Texas A&M University School of Law

Panelists:

Lisa T. Alexander, Texas A&M University School of Law

Tiny Homes: Bringing Home the Right to Housing

Blake Hudson, University of Houston Law Center

Consenting to Disaster: The Urban Impacts of Rural Climate Change Denial Culture in the U.S. South

Brandon M. Weiss, University of Missouri-Kansas City (UMKC) School of Law

Carrying Coals to Newcastle: A Locational Analysis of State Housing Subsidy Allocation Rules

12:00 p.m. – 1:15 p.m. – Luncheon and Keynote Presentation (Law School Lecture Hall) Distinguished Real Property Law Keynote Speaker:

Joseph William Singer, Bussey Professor of Law, Harvard Law School

Keynote Presentation:Things Invisible to See: State Action and Private Property

1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. – Works in Progress Session Three –The Sharing Economy and Public and Private Property

Moderator: Gabriel Eckstein, Professor of Law & Director, Program in Natural Resources Systems, Texas A&M University School of Law

 Panelists:

Stephen R. Miller, University of Idaho College of Law / Jamila Jefferson - Jones, University of Missouri-Kansas City (UMKC) School of Law

The Sharing Economy Coalesence: Smart Cities, Big Data, Artificial Intelligence and Emerging Real Property Governance Regimes

Vanessa Casado Pérez, Texas A&M University School of Law

Managing Public Property: Curbside Parking

Nadav Shoked, Northwestern Pritzker School of Law

Property Edges

3:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. – Break

3:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. – Works in Progress Session Four – Ruminations on Bridging the Urban Rural Divide

Moderator: Luz Herrera, Professor of Law & Associate Dean for Experiential Education, Texas A&M University School of Law

Panelists:

Lisa Pruitt, UC Davis School of Law

The Interdependence of Rural and Urban Economies and Livelihoods

Nestor Davidson, Fordham University School of Law

The Dilemma of Localism in an Era of Political Polarization

Rashmi Dyal-Chand, Northeastern University School of Law

Legal Scholarship for the Urban Core: From the Ground Up

 

 

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Comments

Program looks great. I look forward to hearing about the RT!

Posted by: Vicki Been | Feb 3, 2018 10:35:48 AM