Legal Forum Symposium: Does Election Law Serve the Electorate?


Open to the public

The Symposium will take place in Room V, from 9:00 a.m.- 11:45 a.m. and continue after lunch and the keynote from 1:45 p.m. - 3:30 p.m..

The keynote speaker at this year's event will be Cass Sunstein, Robert Walmsley University Professor.

The keynote will take place at 12 p.m. in Room II


Governance, Polarization, and the Role of Election Law: 9 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
Voters and Redistricting: 10:45 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Campaign Finance: 1:45 p.m. – 2:15 p.m.
Rules and Regulations: 2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. 


Richard Briffault, Columbia Law School
Josh Chafetz, Cornell University Law School
Guy-Uriel Charles, Duke University School of Law
Edward Foley, The Ohio State University Michael E. Moritz College of Law
Luis Fuentes-Rohwer, Indiana University Maurer School of Law
Richard Hasen, University of California, Irvine School of Law
Ellen Katz, University of Michigan Law School
Nolan McCarty, Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs
Michael Morley, Barry University School of Law
Nathaniel Persily, Stanford Law School
Michael Pitts, Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
James Sample, Hofstra University School of Law
David Schleicher, George Mason University School of Law
Nicholas Stephanopoulos, University of Chicago Law School
David Strauss, University of Chicago Law School
Zephyr Teachout, Fordham University School of Law

All events are open to the public.
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For special assistance or needs, please contact Lucienne Goodman at 773-702-0877.