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Law Review Symposium 2014 "Not Equal Yet: Building Upon Foundations of Relationship Equality"

Friday, February 7

Kalmanovitz Appellate Courtroom, King Hall room 1001
8:30 AM – 5:00 PM
The U.S. v. Windsor and Hollingsworth v. Perry decisions mark a milestone for marriage equality in the United States. However, many unanswered questions remain as more states legalize same-sex marriage. The following panels will address this dynamic legal framework as the nation moves forward.

Registration and Breakfast
8:30 - 9:00 AM

Opening Remarks
9:00 - 9:15 AM
Dean Kevin R. Johnson, UC Davis School of Law 

Constitutional Issues (1.5 hours MCLE)
9:15 - 10:30 AM

Associate Dean Vikram Amar, UC Davis School of Law
Professor David Cruz
, University of Southern California Gould School of Law
Professor Katie Eyer
, Rutgers School of Law
Professor Steven Smith
, University of San Diego School of Law
Moderator Professor Carlton Larson, UC Davis School of Law

Coffee & Snacks
10:30 - 10:45 AM

Keynote Address
11:00 - 11:45 AM
Dean Erwin Chemerinsky
, UC Irvine School of Law 

12:00 - 12:45 PM

Religious Exemptions (1.25 hours MCLE)
1:00 -  2:15 PM

Professor Alan Brownstein, UC Davis School of Law
Professor Tobias Wolff
, University of Pennsylvania Law School
Professor Robin Fretwell Wilson
, University of Illinois College of Law
Moderator Professor Brian Soucek, UC Davis School of Law

Refreshments & Snacks
2:15 - 2:30 PM

Family Structure and Relationships (1.5 hours MCLE)
2:30-4:00 PM

Professor Courtney Joslin, UC Davis School of Law
Professor Catherine Smith
, University of Denver Sturm College of Law
Professor Susannah Pollvogt
, University of Denver Sturm College of Law
Professor Gregory Herek
, UC Davis
Moderator Professor Lisa Ikemoto, UC Davis School of Law

Closing Remarks & Reception
4:00-5:00 PM

Kindly RSVP HERE by Friday, January 31.

For more information, please contact Bejan Atashkar or Claire Jacobson