Watch the Virtual MCLE Event from Thursday, December 2, 2021:

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Let’s Talk About The Supreme Court

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Erwin Chemerinsky, Dean and Jesse H. Choper Distinguished Professor of Law, Berkeley Law

Sarah M. Harris, Partner, Williams & Connolly LLP, and former clerk to Justice Clarence Thomas
David Lat, Author and Legal Commentator
Fred Smith Jr., Associate Professor of Law, Emory University, and former clerk to Justice Sonia Sotomayor

Moderator: Ben Feuer, Chairman, California Appellate Law Group LLP

From abortion to guns to elections to COVID to civil rights and police reform, the Supreme Court’s decisions touch every American’s life in one way or another. At this unusually contentious time in politics and law, hear from a group of experts about what they think of the Court today—and what they expect to see in the future.

Topics of discussion include:

  • The cases and doctrines developing at the Court this term and in recent terms
  • The roles played by each of the justices on the Court today
  • The political and apolitical nature of the Court during our unusually contentious times
  • How the Court responds to current events and public criticisms
  • Proposals to add justices to the Court and apply term limits to the justices
  • The future of the “shadow docket”
  • and more

Watch the Video Here

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