Professors Andy Popper and Robert Vaughn are among the many high profile speakers to present this week at the four-day "Breaking through Power" conference held in Washington, D.C. The Conference is a celebration of the civil justice system featuring speakers such as Ralph Nader and Rep. John Conyers. Professor Vaughn is addressing whistleblowing and Professor Popper is talking about tort law. See the full schedule.
On Wed., Sept. 28, the Center on International Commercial Arbitration will host its annual International Commercial Arbitration Lecture to be presented by Judge of the International Court of Justice James R. Crawford. The lecture is sponsored by Arnold & Porter LLP and is free to attend. REGISTER
The American University Washington College of Law Program on Law and Government will host two events on the upcoming U.S. Supreme Court Term — "On the Docket: A Look at the 2016-2017 Supreme Court Term" on Wednesday, Sept. 28 and the 18th annual "Looking Ahead at the New Supreme Court Term" on Thursday, Sept. 29. These events will give attendees the opportunity to listen to previews of some of the important cases from experts on constitutional and criminal law issues. MORE