Event of Interest: Citizens United v. FEC Symposium

The Minnesota Lawyers Chapter

Participants:

  • Professor Tom Berg, University of St. Thomas School of Law
  • Susanna Kim Ripken, Chapman University School of Law
  • Matt Parlow, Marquette University School of Law
  • Bradley Smith, former FEC Chair, Professor at Capital University Law School
  • Ilya Shapiro, Senior Fellow, Cato Institute, and Editor-in-Chief of the Cato Supreme Court Review
  • Jim Bopp, Jr., Legal Advisor, Citizens United, Attorney, Bopp, Coleson & Bostrom

Participants:

  • Professor Tom Berg, University of St. Thomas School of Law
  • Susanna Kim Ripken, Chapman University School of Law
  • Matt Parlow, Marquette University School of Law
  • Bradley Smith, former FEC Chair, Professor at Capital University Law School
  • Ilya Shapiro, Senior Fellow, Cato Institute, and Editor-in-Chief of the Cato Supreme Court Review
  • Jim Bopp, Jr., Legal Advisor, Citizens United, Attorney, Bopp, Coleson & Bostrom

Schedule:

9:00 a.m. - Welcome and History of Citizens United by Prof. Tom Berg (UST Law)
9:20 a.m. - Susanna Kim Ripken (Chapman Law)
10:10 a.m. - Matt Parlow (Marquette Law)
11:00 a.m. - Break
11:10 a.m - Bradley Smith (former FEC Chair, Capital Law)
12:00 p.m. UST Law Reflection Time (Mass offered in the chapel)
12:25 p.m. - Lunch served
12:40 p.m. Ilya Shapiro (Cato Institute, sponsored by the Federalist Society)
1:30 p.m. - Jim Bopp (Citizens United legal advisor, Bopp, Coleson & Bostrom)
2:30 p.m. - Closing

- 5 hours of CLE standard credits approved
- Mentor Credit (up to 2 hours for attending a CLE)
- Symposium and lunch are free of charge and open to the public
- For more information: Emily Kerr (kerr1654@stthomas.edu) or Jeff Wald (JAWALD@stthomas.edu)

RSVP as soon as possible: lawrsvp@stthomas.edu ("JLPP Symposium" in subject line).