Program Schedule

Friday, March 3rd

1:00 – 1:15 Opening Remarks
Ramon Barajas, Knowledge Manager, Alston & Bird, Los Angeles
2016-17 SCALL President
1:15 – 2:15 Session One: Keynote: An Amazing Time in the Supreme Court
Erwin Chemerinsky, Dean of the School of Law, University of California, Irvine School of Law, Distinguished Professor of Law, Raymond Pryke Professor of First Amendment Law
2:20 – 3:00 Session Two: First Amendment Protection to Civil Rights Protest
and How Labor Protest Lost
Catherine Fisk, Chancellor’s Professor of Law, University of California, Irvine School of Law
3:45 – 4:30 Session Three: Affirmative Action Jurisprudence: Reversing
Equal Protection
Kimberly West-Faulcon, Professor of Law, James P. Bradley Chair
in Constitutional Law, Loyola Law School

Saturday, March 4th

9:00 – 10:00 Session Four: From Petition to Briefs; Taking a Case to the
Supreme Court
Brian Hoffstadt, Associate Justice, California, 2nd District Court of Appeal
10:45 – 11:30 Session Five: LGBT Rights & Constitutional Law
David Cruz, Professor of Law, University of Southern California, Gould School of Law
12:15 – 2:00 Closing Luncheon: AALL Update
Ron Wheeler, 2016/2017 AALL President
Director of the Fineman & Pappas Law Libraries and Associate
Professor of Law, Boston University