Lectures & Events

 
Thursday
29
September
2016
Moot Courtroom (A59)
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
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Speaker: Dr. J. Douglas Butler
1 hour of in-person CLE credit, pending approval  |  Webcast live
October 2016
Wednesday
5
October
2016
Moot Courtroom (A59)
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
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Speaker: Kirk J. Nahra partner with Wiley Rein LLP
1 hour of in-person CLE credit, pending approval  |  Webcast live
Thursday
6
October
2016
Tinkham Veale University Center
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
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Approved for 6 hours of in-person CLE credit  |  Webcast live
Thursday
6
October
2016
Moot Courtroom (A59)
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
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Speaker: Franita Tolson
Betty T. Ferguson Professor of Voting Rights, Florida State University College of Law
Approved for 1 hour of in-person CLE credit  |  Webcast live
Thursday
13
October
2016
Moot Courtroom (A59)
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
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Speaker: Nathan Quick
Trial Chambers, International Criminal Court
Approved for 1 hour of in-person CLE credit  |  Webcast live
Friday
14
October
2016
Moot Courtroom (A59)
8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
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Speaker: David J. Garrow, Distinguished Research Professor of History and Law, University of Pittsburgh
Pamela S. Karlan, Kenneth and Harle Montgomery Professor of Public Interest Law and Co-Director of the Supreme Court Litigation Clinic, Stanford University
Theodore M. Shaw, Julius L. Chambers Distinguished Professor of Law and Director of the Center for Civil Rights, University of North Carolina former Director-Counsel, NAACP Legal Defense and Education Fund
Approved for 4.5 hours of in-person CLE credit  |  Webcast live
Saturday
15
October
2016
Moot Courtroom (A59)
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
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Speaker: Jonathan H. Adler, Johan Verheij Memorial Professor of Law Director, Center for Business Law and Regulation, Case Western Reserve University School of Law
Approved for 1 hour of in-person CLE credit  |  Webcast live
Tuesday
18
October
2016
Moot Courtroom (A59)
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
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Speaker: The Honorable Kathleen M. O'Malley
United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
Approved for 1 hour of in-person CLE credit  |  Webcast live
Wednesday
19
October
2016
The City Club of Cleveland
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
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Speaker: Kevin C. McMunigal
Professor of Law
Approved for 1 hour of in-person CLE credit  |  Webcast live
Tuesday
25
October
2016
The Rattlesnake Club
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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The Rattlesnake Club
300 River Pl Dr
Detroit, Michigan 48207
Friday
28
October
2016
Moot Courtroom (A59)
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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Speaker: The Honorable Leo M. Gordon
U.S. Court of International Trade
Webcast live
November 2016
Tuesday
1
November
2016
Moot Courtroom (A59)
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
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Speaker: Matt Herndon, Chief Legal Officer & Vice President of Government Affairs Boston Medical Center HealthNet Plan
1 hour of in-person CLE credit, pending approval  |  Webcast live
Wednesday
9
November
2016
Moot Courtroom (A59)
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
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Speaker: Jonathan H. Adler, Johan Verheij Memorial Professor of Law Director, Center for Business Law and Regulation
Juscelino F. Colares, Schott-van den Eynden Professor of Law Associate Director, Frederick K. Cox International Law Center
Avidan Y. Cover, Associate Professor of Law, Director, Institute for Global Security Law and Policy
Jonathan L. Entin, David L. Brennan Professor of Law and Professor of Political Science
Richard Gordon, Director of the Financial Integrity Institute Associate Director of the Frederick K. Cox International Law Center Professor of Law
B. Jessie Hill, Associate Dean for Academic Affairs and Judge Ben C. Green Professor of Law
Joseph White, Luxenberg Family Professor of Public Policy Department of Political Science
Approved for 1 hour of in-person CLE credit  |  Webcast live
Friday
11
November
2016
Moot Courtroom (A59)
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
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5.5 hours of in-person CLE credit, pending approval  |  Webcast live
Wednesday
16
November
2016
The City Club of Cleveland
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
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Approved for 1 hour of in-person CLE credit  |  Webcast live
Saturday
19
November
2016
Moot Courtroom (A59)
10:00 AM - 12:15 PM
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Speaker: Jonathan Gordon, Professor of Law and Associate Director, LLM Lawyering Skills Program
Jean McQuillan, Assistant Professor of Law
Andrew Pollis, Professor of Law
Cassandra Burke Robertson, Professor of Law
2 hours of in-person CLE credit, pending approval  |  Webcast live
February 2017
Friday
10
February
2017
Tinkham Veale University Center
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
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March 2017
Friday
3
March
2017
Tinkham Veale University Center
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
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Monday
6
March
2017
Moot Courtroom (A59)
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
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Speaker: Elisabeth Rosenthal
Columnist, The New York Times
1 hour of in-person CLE credit, pending approval  |  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
1 hour of in-person CLE credit, pending approval  |  Webcast live
Wednesday
22
March
2017
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
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1 hour of in-person CLE credit, pending approval  |  Webcast live
International Regulation of Emerging Military Technologies
Sponsor
Organizers: Consortium on Emerging Military Technologies, Military Operations, and National Security (CETMONS), Directed by Maxwell J. Mehlman. Frederick K. Cox International Law Center, Directed by co-Interim Dean Michael Scharf. Co-sponsored by Center for Cyberspace Law & Policy and the Inamori International Center for Ethics and Excellence.
SEP 5, 2014
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Location
Moot Courtroom (A59)
CLE Credit
Approved for 5.5 hours of in-person CLE credit
$100.00 for Case Law Alumni
$200.00 for all other attorneys

The conference is made possible by a generous grant of the Wolf Family Foundation and support from the Inamori International Center for Ethics and Excellence. The program will feature prominent experts in military technology, operations, and ethics, along with experts in international law and arms control, who will discuss appropriate ways to regulate four categories of emerging technology: autonomous robotic weapons, military use of genomic science, cyber-warfare, and non-lethal weaponry. Articles by the speakers will be published in a special double issue of the Case Western Reserve Journal of International Law.

The conference is being organized by the Consortium on Emerging Military Technologies, Military Operations, and National Security (CETMONS), directed by CWRU Law Professor Maxwell Mehlman, and the Frederick K. Cox International Law Center, which is directed by Interim Dean Michael Scharf.
Agenda
Friday, September 5, 2015

CETMONS Conference Moot Courtroom (A59); Overflow (A57)
8:30-9:00 a.m. Registration and continental breakfast
9:00-9:15 a.m. Welcome by Michael Scharf, Interim Dean, Case Western Reserve University School of Law
9:15-10:45 a.m. Session I: Autonomous Robotic Weapons

Moderator:
Shannon E. French, Inamori Professor of Ethics, Director of the Inamori International Center for Ethics and Excellence, tenured Professor of Philosophy, Case Western Reserve University; Secondary Appointment, CWRU School of Law; Senior Associate at the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS)

Panelists:
Michael Newton, Professor of the Practice of Law, Vanderbilt Law School
Greg Noone, Captain, Navy JAG Reserve; Director of the Fairmont State University National Security and Intelligence Program and Associate Professor of Political Science and Law
H.M. Roff, Ph.D. Lecturer, University of Denver Josef Korbel School of International Studies (via Skype)
10:45-11:00 a.m. Break
11:00-12:30 p.m. Session II: Cyber Warfare

Moderator:
Don Howard, Professor and Fellow Reilly Center for Science, Technology, and Values, University of Notre Dame

Panelists:
P.W. Singer, Strategist, New American Foundation, author of CYBERSECURITY AND CYBERWAR: WHAT EVERYONE NEEDS TO KNOW (OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS)
Molly Sauter, PhD Candidate, McGill University; Affiliate Researcher at the Berkman Center for Internet and Society at Harvard University and the Center for Civic Media at the MIT Media Lab
Matteo Martemucci, Group Commander (Colonel), United States Air Force, formerly with US Cybercom
12:30-1:30 p.m. Lunch (boxed lunches provided to registered guests)
1:30-2:45 p.m. Session III: Military Genomics

Moderator:
Avi Cover, Assistant Professor and Director, Institute for Global Security Law and Policy, CWRU Law School

Panelists:
William Casebeer, Assistant Professor of Philosophy at the US Air Force Academy
Max Mehlman, Arthur E. Petersilge Professor of Law and Director of the Law-Medicine Center, CWRU Law School
Efthimios Parasidis, Associate Professor of Law and Public Health, Ohio State University
Eric Juengst, Director, UNC Center for Bioethics; Professor, Department of Social Medicine; Professor, Department of Genetics, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
2:45-3:00 p.m. Break (beverages and snacks provided)
3:00-4:15 p.m. Session IV: Non Lethal Weapons

Moderator:
Susan Levine, Deputy Director (Policy & Strategy), Joint Non-Lethal Weapons Directorate, Department of Defense, Headquarters, United States Marine Corps.

Panelists:
Stephen Coleman, Senior Lecturer in Ethics and Leadership and Vincent Fairfax Foundation Fellow in the School of Humanities and Social Sciences, University of New South Wales, Australia (Via Skype)
Michael L. Gross, Professor & Head of The School of Political Science, The University of Haifa, Israel
David Koplow, Professor of Law, Georgetown Law
Pauline Kaurin, Associate Professor and Chair of the Philosophy Department, Pacific Lutheran University
4:15-4:30 p.m. Wrap-up and closing.
Saturday, September 6, 2014
CETMONS Membership Meeting (Moot Courtroom A59)

Thrust Groups: (A61, A62, A63a, A63b, A64, A65, A66)
8:30-9:00 a.m. Registration
9:00-10:30 a.m. Meeting & thrust groups
10:30-10:45 a.m. Break
10:45-12:00 p.m. Continued meeting & thrust groups
12:00-12:15 p.m. Pick-up boxed lunches
12:15-1:00 p.m. Continued meeting & thrust groups
1:00 p.m. Departure
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