2015 Webcasts

Tuesday, August 25, 2015

32nd Nathaniel L. Nathanson Memorial Lecture: Cass Sunstein

Tuesday, April 7, 2015

USD School of Law 60th Anniversary Faculty Panel on Brown v. Board of Education and Alumni Reception

Friday, February 20, 2015 – Saturday, February 21, 2015

Hugh & Hazel Darling Foundation
Originalism Works-in-Progress Conference

Joan B. Kroc Institute for Peace & Justice at the University of San Diego

Sponsored by the Center for the Study of Constitutional Originalism, the conference will involve the presentation of a variety of new works concerning originalism. All scholars who are interested in originalism are invited to attend. This conference is made possible through support from the Hugh & Hazel Darling Foundation.

Conference Introductory Remarks

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Thursday, February 19, 2015

31st Nathaniel L. Nathanson Memorial Lecture: Is Law a Technical Language?

How much of a legal language is ordinary language, and how much of it is technical language? The topic is important and pervasive, because it forces us to confront the question of how much, if at all, an interpreter of legal language should take account of the goals of particular laws and the goals of the legal system generally in deciding just what a law means.

Wednesday, February 4, 2015

Richard Crawford Pugh Lecture on Tax Reform Beyond the Headlines Presents Michael J. Graetz


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