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Lectures & Events

 
March 2017
Tuesday
28
March
2017
Nico Osteria
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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Nico Osteria
1015 North Rush Street
Chicago, Illinois 60611
Wednesday
29
March
2017
Moot Courtroom (A59)
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
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Speaker: Kenneth L. Marcus, founder and president of the Louis D. Brandeis Center for Human Rights Under Law
Wednesday
29
March
2017
White and Williams LLP
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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White and Williams LLP
7 Times Square, Suite 2900
New York, New York 10036-6524
30
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31
March
2017
Moot Courtroom (A59)
This is a two-day event
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Approved for 6 hours of in-person CLE credit  |  Webcast live
April 2017
Friday
7
April
2017
CWRU Law School
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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6 hours of in-person CLE credit, pending approval
Thursday
13
April
2017
Moot Courtroom (A59)
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
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Speaker: Tim Wu, Professor, Columbia Law School
1 hour of in-person CLE credit, pending approval  |  Webcast live
Wednesday
19
April
2017
The City Club of Cleveland
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
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Kathryn S. Mercer, Professor of Lawyering Skills, Case Western Reserve University School of Law
1 hour of in-person CLE credit, pending approval  |  Webcast live
Thursday
20
April
2017
Moot Courtroom (A59)
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
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Speaker: Winnifred Fallers Sullivan, Professor and Chair of the Department of Religious Studies and Affiliate Professor of Law, Indiana University Bloomington
1 hour of in-person CLE credit, pending approval
Monday
24
April
2017
Moot Courtroom (A59)
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
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Speaker: Dynda A. Thomas, Partner, Squire Patton Boggs
1 hour of in-person CLE credit, pending approval  |  Webcast live
May 2017
Wednesday
17
May
2017
The City Club of Cleveland
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
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Timothy Webster, Professor of Law, Case Western Reserve University School of Law
1 hour of in-person CLE credit, pending approval  |  Webcast live
Sunday
21
May
2017
CWRU Law School
All-day event
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Webcast live
February 2018
16
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17
February
2018
CWRU Law School
This is a two-day event
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Somebody's Watching Me: Surveillance and Privacy in an Age of National Insecurity
Sponsor
Oct. 22 & 23: Two-Day National Security Symposium: presented by the Institute for Global Security Law and Policy
Co-sponsored by
U.S. District Court, Northern District of Ohio, Attorney Outreach Grant
OCT 23, 2009
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location
Moot Courtroom (A59)

Thursday, October 22, 2009
Film 4:30-7:30 p.m.

"The Lives of Others" (Das Leben der Anderen)

Mary Beth SteinIntroduction by: Mary Beth Stein
Associate Professor of German and International Studies
George Washington University

Friday, October 23, 2009
Full-Day of Panels 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.


We live in an age of pervasive surveillance that tests traditional understandings of the right to privacy and of Fourth Amendment limitations on government intrusion into our private lives. One obvious impetus for this trend is the heightened sense of insecurity that we feel since September 11, 2001, which has caused us to rethink the proper balance between liberty and security.

National security concerns are not the only forces that have driven increased surveillance. For example, government oversight of eligibility for such entitlements as Medicaid, food stamps, and student loans has produced more efficient and pervasive data collection in recent years. Law enforcement has also availed itself of new surveillance technologies and techniques. Coupled with the growing demand for information, technological innovation at an ever increasing pace greatly enhances the ability of governments and private actors to collect, store, and use personal information in ways that were not contemplated by the framers.

This multi-disciplinary symposium brings together leading scholars and practitioners to explore a number of issues that arise for lawyers and policy makers out of the increasing impetus toward surveillance. Panels will examine: surveillance in public spaces and CCTV (closed circuit television); FISA and FISA reform; the globalization of surveillance; and legal and extralegal resistance to surveillance.
Speaker Information
Professor Timothy Casey
Case Western Reserve University School of Law

Professor Laura Huey
Sociology Department
University of Western Ontario


Jameel Jaffer
Director
American Civil Liberties Union National Security Project


Professor Raymond Ku
Co-Director, Center for Law, Technology, and the Arts
Case Western Reserve University School of Law


Professor Jacqueline Lipton
Associate Dean, Research & Faculty Development
Associate Director, Frederick K. Cox International Law Center,
Co-Director, Center for Law, Technology, and the Arts
Case Western Reserve University School of Law


Professor David Lyon
Sociology Department
Queens University, Kingston, Ontario


Paul Rosenzweig
Principal, Red Branch Consulting
former Acting Assistant Secretary for International Affairs
Department of Homeland Security, Bush Administration


Professor Mary Beth Stein
German and International Studies
George Washington University


Lee Tien
Senior Staff Attorney
Electronic Frontier Foundation


Ms. Micheal Vonn
Policy Director
British Columbia Civil Liberties Association


Aileen Xenakis
Senior Law and Policy Analyst
University of Maryland Center for Health and Homeland Security
Additional Information
Open to the public at no cost. Up to 5.0 hours of CLE credit will be available for a $200 fee to lawyers who attend. Please note - Recording in any form is prohibited.

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Supplemental Readings:
· Agenda-Speaker Bios
· Privacy-Surveillance Bibliography
· Privacy-Closed Circuit TV in Mass Transit
· Homeland Security & Transatlantic Alliance
· John Yoo's Dragnet
· National ID Cards


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