Supreme Court Preview: What Is in Store for October Term 2022?

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On September 21, 2022, the Federalist Society's Faculty Division and Practice Groups will host a panel at the Mayflower Hotel in Washington, DC regarding the upcoming Supreme Court term, which will begin on October 3, 2022. The Court's docket already includes major cases involving affirmative action, election law, intellectual property, and civil rights. The full list of cases granted thus far for the upcoming term can be viewed on SCOTUSblog. The panel will also discuss broader questions about the direction of the Court.


  • Prof. Amanda Shanor, Assistant Professor of Legal Studies & Business Ethics, The Wharton School
  • Carrie Severino, President, JCN
  • Roman Martinez, Partner, Latham & Watkins LLP
  • Prof. Derek T. Muller, Bouma Fellow in Law, Iowa College of Law
  • Virginia SeitzPartner, Sidley Austin LLP
  • Devon Westhill, President and General Counsel, Center for Equal Opportunity
  • ModeratorAdam Liptak, Supreme Court Correspondent, The New York Times



As always, the Federalist Society takes no position on particular legal or public policy issues; all expressions of opinion are those of the speaker.