Celebrating 125 Years

Lectures & Events

 
March 2017
Friday
3
March
2017
Tinkham Veale University Center
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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Speaker: Maureen Guirguis (Kenny), Professor and Co-Director of Human Trafficking Law Clinic Case Western Reserve University School of Law
John Morgan, Detective, Cuyahoga County Sheriff's Department
Karen McHenry, Homeless and Missing Youth Program Director, Bellefaire JCB
Teresa Stafford, Senior Director of Victims' Services and Outreach, Cleveland Rape Crisis Center
Renee Jones, Founder and CEO, Renee Jones Empowerment Center
Barbara Freeman, First Graduate of CATCH Court, Columbus, Ohio, Founder, Freeman Project
Kathleen Hackett, RN, BSN, SANE (Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner) Coordinator, Rainbow Babies & Children's Hospital, University Hospitals
Approved for 6.5 hours of in-person CLE credit
Monday
6
March
2017
Moot Courtroom (A59)
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
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Speaker: Elisabeth Rosenthal, Editor-in-Chief, Kaiser Health News
Approved for 1 hour of in-person CLE credit  |  Webcast live
Thursday
9
March
2017
Moot Courtroom (A59)
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
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Speaker: Michael H. Posner, Jerome Kohlberg Professor Ethics and Finance, Professor Business and Society, Center for Business and Human Rights, NYU Stern School of Business
Approved for 1 hour of in-person CLE credit  |  Webcast live
Wednesday
22
March
2017
The City Club of Cleveland
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
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Speaker: Juliet P. Kostritsky, Everett D. & Eugenia S. McCurdy Professor of Contract Law
Approved for 1 hour of in-person CLE credit  |  Webcast live
Thursday
23
March
2017
Moot Courtroom (A59)
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
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Speaker: Philip Hackney, James E. & Betty M. Phillips Associate Professor of Law, LSU Law Center
1 hour of in-person CLE credit, pending approval  |  Webcast live
30
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31
March
2017
Moot Courtroom (A59)
This is a two-day event
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6 hours of in-person CLE credit, pending approval  |  Webcast live
April 2017
Friday
7
April
2017
Glidden House
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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5.5 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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Speaker: 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
May 2017
Wednesday
17
May
2017
The City Club of Cleveland
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
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Speaker: Timothy Webster, Professor of Law, Case Western Reserve University School of Law
1 hour of in-person CLE credit, pending approval  |  Webcast live
Common Ground Symposium
Sponsor
Center for Social Justice
OCT 14, 2011
1:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Location
Moot Courtroom (A59)
CLE Credit
Approved for 3 hours of in-person CLE credit
This conference brings together consumer law attorneys who use different tools to help people who have been victimized by consumer fraud. The victims are often people from underserved populations, who are susceptible to mortgage or foreclosure-related scams, credit or debt-related schemes, or other “bottom dollar” frauds, such as work-at-home scams, that prey on people who are suffering in the economic downturn. By bringing together people from government agencies such as the Federal Trade Commission and the Ohio Attorney General’s Office, legal services attorneys, and attorneys and advocates in the private sector, we hope that the panelists and the audience will learn from one another and benefit from the resources that we each have.
Speaker Information
Richard Alston
Advocates for Basic Legal Equality, Inc.

Carlie Boos
Legal Aid Society of Columbus and Southeastern Ohio Legal Services

Francis Cintron
Spanish American Committee

Linda Cook
Senior Attorney
Ohio Poverty Law Center

Mark Heller
Advocates for Basic Legal Equality, Inc.

Hilary Mason King
The Housing Center

Jeffrey Loeser
Assistant Attorney General
Consumer Protection Section, Ohio Attorney General’s Office

Sandra Lynskey
Assistant Attorney General & Chief of the Consumer Protection Section
Ohio Attorney General’s Office

Erin Pettegrew
Ombudsman Projects Coordinator
Ohio Department of Aging

Professor Andrew Pollis
Case Western Reserve University School of Law

Julie Robie
Senior Staff Attorney
Legal Aid Society of Cleveland

Melissa Szozda
Assistant Attorney General
Consumer Protection Division
Ohio Attorney General’s Office

Emily White
Legal Aid Society of Cleveland

Harold L. Williams
Managing Attorney
Consumer Law Unit
Legal Aid Society of Cleveland
Additional Information
Additional Information:
For more information, please contact Maria Del Monaco at (216) 263-3405 or mdelmonaco@ftc.gov.
Free and open to the public. 3 hrs. continuing legal education credit available.

At one-hour CLE activities, Ohio Supreme Court regulations require attorneys to be present for the entire hour to obtain credit. Therefore, registration for one-hour lectures will close at the time the event is scheduled to start. Everyone is welcome to attend the lecture, but we cannot submit CLE credit for late arrivals.

At events longer than one hour, we will submit credit based on an attorney’s arrival time and duration of attendance, but no less than the minimum of one full hour of attendance.

We encourage attendees to arrive at registration 20 minutes prior to the start of a lecture to sign in, obtain materials, and be seated.
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DIRECTIONS TO CAMPUS

PARKING
There is no law school parking, however, public parking, for a fee, is available in the Cleveland Botanical Garden parking underground garage. Also, meter parking might be available.

Recording in any form is prohibited.


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