SCOTUS Review (Sept. 29, 2014)
A discussion with Columbia faculty about the major cases of the last term and reflection about where the Roberts Court is headed this upcoming term on issues of religious freedom, searches under the 4th amendment, and international law, hosted by Paul Weiss.
SCOTUS Review (Sept. 30, 2013)
A discussion with the Columbia public law faculty about the major SCOTUS cases of last term, and reflection about where the Roberts Court is headed on issues of race, voting rights, and same sex marriage in the states, hosted by WilmerHale LLP.
Race in This Term's SCOTUS Cases (July 30, 2013)
A panel discussion about race in last term's SCOTUS cases, including Shelby County v. Holder and Fisher v. University of Texas, hosted by Kirkland & Ellis LLP.
International Law and the South China Sea (Nov. 1, 2012)
A conference on the international territorial dispute over the South China Sea with government officials from the region and academic experts. Read an article about the conference here.
The Health Care Case: The Supreme Court’s Decision and Its Implications (Sept. 28, 2012)
A roundtable discussion on the Affordable Care Act decision in NFIB v. Sebelius, the essays for which formed a book published by Oxford University Press (2013).
Are Government Institutions Constrained by Law? (Sept. 21, 2012)
A roundtable discussion addressing whether, how, and to what extent the president and other government officials are constrained by law in contexts when their actions are unlikely to be reviewed by the courts (such as, for example, directing the use of military force or negotiating with Congress over issues like the debt ceiling).