Faculty Presentations

Thomas Jefferson faculty members have been invited to deliver talks on a wide-range of subjects at notable institutions around the world.  Recent TJSL faculty talks on scholarly topics include presentations at academic institutions in more than one-half of the states in the United States and in the following countries:  Argentina, Australia, Canada, China, England, France, Hungary, Germany, Italy, Japan, Mexico, New South Wales, Puerto Rico, Russia, South Africa, Turkey, Switzerland, Ukraine, and Wales.

 

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Steve Berenson

Helping Members of the Military: Using Collaboration to Address the Complex Needs of Service Members and Veterans, Beyond the Bench 21–Sponsored by the California Administrative Office of the Courts, San Francisco, CA, Dec. 15, 2011

Helping the Military Member: Representation of Active Duty Service Members Under the SCRA, Collaboration for Homelessness Prevention and Outreach to Homeless Veterans, A.B. 1058 Child Support Training Conference, San Diego, September 9, 2011

Helping Homeless Veterans Comply with Child Support Obligations, US Department of Veterans Affairs; US Dept. Health and Human Services; American Bar Association, Webinar, Mar 3, 2010

Susan Bisom-Rapp

Diverging Doctrine, Converging Outcomes: Evaluating Age Discrimination Law in the United Kingdom and the United States, Seventh Annual Labor and Employment Law Colloquium, Loyola University Chicago School of Law, Chicago, IL, September 14, 2012

Diverging Doctrine, Converging Outcomes: Compulsory Retirement in the United Kingdom and the United States, International Labour and Employment Relations Association - 16th World Congress, Philadelphia, PA, July 5, 2012 (presentation with Malcolm Sargeant)

At-Will Employment: A Default Rule with Many Exceptions, Essential US Employment and Labor Law for the French Entrepreneur, French American Chamber of Commerce, Thomas Jefferson School of Law, San Diego, CA, April 18, 2012 (Available at http://www.tjsl.edu/news-media/2012/6396)

Coordinator and Commentator, Young Scholars’ Workshop in Labour Relations, Marco Biagi Foundation, University of Modena, Modena, Italy, March 22, 2012

North American Border Wars: The Role of Canadian and American Scholarship in U.S. Labor Law Reform Debates, Rules, Policies and Method: The Legacy of Marco Biagi in Labour Relations Today, Marco Biagi Foundation, University of Modena, Modena, Italy, March 19, 2012 (presentation with Professor Michael J. Zimmer)

Decent Work, Older Workers and the Recession – The American Experience, Labor and Employment Relations Association 64th Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL, Jan. 8, 2012

Mapping Uncertain Geography: Legal Regulation, Unauthorized Workers, Safe Work, and the Grey Zone in the United States, ZOGRIS Project Kick Off: Is There a Grey Area Between Comparable Labour Markets in the South and the North?, Université de Paris - Dauphine, Paris, France, Dec. 8, 2011

Senior Commentator, Sixth Annual Employment and Labor Law Young Scholars’ Forum, Seton Hall University School of Law, Newark, NJ, October 28-29, 2011

What International Law Can Tell Us about the Evolving US Law of Workplace Social Media Use, Challenges of Social Media in the Workplace, San Diego Labor and Employment Relations Association, Annual Meeting and Dinner, San Diego, CA, May 18, 2011

Increasing the Employment Rate of Older Workers: European Objectives and US Lessons, Europe 2020: Comparative Perspectives and Transnational Action, Marco Biagi Foundation, University of Modena, Modena, Italy, March 17, 2011 (presentation with Professor Malcolm Sargeant)

Deregulation, Safe Work, and Undocumented Workers in the New Economy: An Analysis of Novel Programming for America's Most Vulnerable, Middlesex University School of Business, London, United Kingdom, June 8, 2010

Decent Work in a Post-Recessionary World: Reconceptualizing Flexibility, Employment Protection, and the Regulatory Tools Used to Achieve Those Goals, Rethinking Corporate Governance: From Shareholder Value to Stakeholder Value, Marco Biagi Foundation, University of Modena, Modena, Italy, March 19, 2010

Learning From Troubled Times: Pursuing Equality Outside an Anti-Discrimination Law Frame By Rethinking the Promotion of Safe Work During the Bush Administration, Annual Jack Pemberton Lecture on Workplace Justice, University of San Francisco School of Law, Keynote delivered at the James R. Browning Courthouse, United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, San Francisco, CA, March 4, 2010

Puzzling Evidence from a Troubled Time: Rethinking State Promotion of Safe Work during the Bush Administration, Association of American Law Schools Annual Meeting, New Orleans, LA, Jan. 9, 2010

William H. Byrnes, IV

Presenter, De que modo outras culturas juridicas esperam se relacionar com o Brasil?, Forum de Coordenadores dos programs de pos-graducao em direito, Symphony Hall, Ouro Preto (November 30, 2012)

Presenter, FATCA’s Impact on Foreign Investment in US Real Estate and Related Products from 2013, International Tax Systems & Planning Techniques Sweet & Maxwell (Thomson) authors conference, Langham, London (November 8, 2012)

Presenter, Pedagogical Approaches, Curriculum Offerings, and Best Practices for Capacity Building in the Financial Services and Legal Industry, Jamaican Government-Industry Workgroup , Jamaica University of Technology, Kingston (September 20, 2012)

Presenter, Developing an Effective Anti-Money Laundering Compliance Regime (with Jason A. Fiske and Alberto Gil Soriano), LexisNexis CLE, Elsevier Reed Building, New York, NY (April 26, 2012), available at http://corporate.lexisnexis.com/cle-courses/?section=FAQ

Commentator, Issues with Developing FATCA Compliance Systems (with Jason A Fiske and Alberto Gil Soriano), LexisNexis Workshop, CITCO, New York, NY (April 25, 2012)

Presenter, Best Practices for Distance Education Development & Delivery, WOSA (Indian National Board of Accreditation Congress), New Delhi, India (March 25, 2012)

Presenter, How New Custody Rule Impacts CPA Financial Planners, AICPA Annual Congress, Las Vegas, Nevada (January 11, 2011)

Presenter, The Nuance of Regulatory and Financial Reform, AICPA Annual Congress, Las Vegas, Nevada (January 10, 2011)

Presenter, Exploring Alternative LLM Programs: Executive, Mixed Delivery, and Dual Degrees (Non-U.S. and Cross-Discipline), American Association of Law Schools Annual Meeting, San Francisco (January 7, 2011)

Lecturer, Treaty Override of the Japan-United States Tax Treaty: A three part analysis addressing public finance & public policy, international relations, and tax policy, Waseda University, Waseda, Japan, November 19, 2010

Lecturer, New Developments of the Spanish-United States Tax Treaty, University of Valencia School of Law, Valencia, Spain, November 4, 2010

Presenter, New Avenues for U.S. Real Estate Investments - Distressed Income Producing Commercial Properties, Thomson Reuters International Tax Systems & Planning Techniques, Langham, London, England, October 28, 2010 (Available at http://www.itsapt.com/conference/speakers/)

Presenter, The Compliance Costs to Business and Government versus the Expected Revenue Collection for the Overlapping Compliance Regimes of the USA (and their applicability to South Africa), South African Institute of Taxation, Sandton Convention Center, Johannesburg, South Africa, October 13, 2010

Lecturer, Using Econometrics and Predictive Modeling for Allocation of Resources to Counter Organized Crime, Washington DC, April 22, 2010

Creator and Co-Author, Concept-Maps for LexisNexis Law Communities: International Tax Maps (2010), http://www.lexisnexis.com/Community/taxlaw/content/TaxLawCommunityMindMa...

Mindmap Blog for US Tax, http://cmsove.googlepages.com

Mindmap Blog for US Tax, http://amlsample.googlepages.com

Global Wealth Management Trends commissioned by the American Academy of Financial management for its Occupational Outlook report to the United States Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics, Financial Analysts (Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2010-11 Edition, Financial Analysts, on the Internet at http://www.bls.gov/oco/ocos301.htm (visited May 19, 2010)

Leah Christensen

The Pedagogy of Teaching International Students: U.S. and China, AALS 2010, Teaching Methods Section, New Orleans, LA 

Marjorie Cohn

Government Sanctioned Torture and Human Rights: What's really going on and what can we do about it?, Human Rights Day Commemoration in Fresno - sponsored by 30 community groups, College Community Congregational Church, Fresno, CA (December 8, 2012)

The Human Right to Peace, National Lawyers Guild Convention, Pasadena, California (October 12, 2012)

The United States and Torture: Interrogation, Incarceration, and Abuse, Searching for Democracy: A Public Conversation about the Constitution, San Diego Public Library, San Diego (October 8, 2012)

The Bill of Rights: Criminal Justice and Fair Procedures, Series of Discussions of Amendments to the U.S. Constitution, San Diego Public Library, San Diego (October 3, 2012)

The Republican War on Women, Poway Democratic Club meeting, Community Center, Poway, CA (September 13, 2012)

National Security and Torture (with Sam Nejabat), Campaigning for Human Rights, La Jolla Library, La Jolla, CA (August 29, 2012)

Solitary Confinement: Is It Torture?, Sponsored by AFSC, All of Us or None, California Prison Focus, Campaign Against the Death Penalty, Critical Resistance, Legal Services for Prisoners With Children, National Lawyers Guild Bay Area Chapter, Prison Activist Resource Center, San Francisco, CA (July 16, 2012)

The United States and Torture, Citizens for Peaceful Resolution, Veterans for Peace # 112, and Pulse TV, Ventura, CA (May 6, 2012)

Immigrants’ Rights on Trial in the Supreme Court, National Lawyers Guild – TJSL chapter, National Lawyers Guild – S.D. chapter, American Friends Service Committee, Equality Alliance of San Diego, Organizing for Justice Committee, First UU Church of San Diego, San Diego Immigrant Justice Consortium, San Diego Organizing Project, Thomas Jefferson School of Law, San Diego, CA (April 23, 2012)

Stand Your Ground panel (BLSA), Thomas Jefferson School of Law, San Diego, CA (April 4, 2012)

The United States and Torture, La Jolla Democratic Club, La Jolla, CA (April 15, 2012)

Accountability of Lawyers Who Justify Torture, National Lawyers Guild-Marquette Law School chapter, Marquette Law School , Milwaukee, WI (April 13, 2012)

Security, Torture & Justice: From Guantánamo to Fort Leavenworth, National Lawyers Guild-Milwaukee chapter, Greater Milwaukee UN Association, Progressive Students of Milwaukee, Wisconsin Coalition to Normalize Relations with Cuba, Peace Action Wisconsin, Latin American Solidarity Committee, Veterans for Peace, SDS Milwaukee, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI (April 12, 2012)

The United States and Torture, Fallbrook Democratic Club, Fallbrook, CA (April 5, 2012)

The United States and Torture, The United States and Torture, The Redwoods, Mill Valley, CA (March 23, 2012)

The United States and Torture, Peninsula Peace and Justice Center, Palo, Alto, CA (March 22, 2012)

Torture and the Possibility of Community, Center for Multicultural Education, University of Northern Iowa, Cedar Falls, IA (March 1, 2012)

The Legality and Wisdom of Armed Intervention in Libya, Testing Local Readiness in a Time of Terror, Indiana University School of Law – Indianapolis and School of Public and Environmental Affairs, Indiana University, Indianapolis, October 27, 2011

Violations of International Law in Israel/Palestine, National Lawyers Guild annual convention, Philadelphia, October 14, 2011

The United States and Torture: Interrogation, Incarceration, and Abuse (book talk), 6th Annual San Diego City College International Book Fair, Seville Theatre, San Diego City College, October 8, 2011

Holding the Architects of the Bush Administration Torture Policy Accountable, on panel Global Perspectives on Torture and Justice, LatCrit XVI, Hilton Harbor Island, San Diego, October 7, 2011

The United States and torture, Veterans for Peace – Hugh Thompson Memorial Chapter, San Diego, August 2, 2011

The Responsibility to Protect, World Affairs Council of Northern San Diego, County, Rancho Bernardo, July 28, 2011

Torture and Ethics, World Peace Through Law Section, Washington State Bar Association, Seattle, July 27, 2011

United States and Torture: Ethical Implications for Attorney Advice, Orange County MCLE Seminar & Reception; TJSL Alumni Association, Team Disney; Anaheim, June 18, 2011

The US and Torture, Bin Laden assassination, global politics, Black Mountain Democratic Club, San Diego (Mira Mesa), May 19, 2011

The Erosion of Miranda, Criminal Defense Lawyers Club, San Diego, April 13 2011

The United States and Torture: Interrogation, Incarceration, and Abuse, National Lawyers Guild, TJSL, April 12, 2011

International Law in the Libyan conflict, Teach-in: Revolution in the Arab World – Past, Present, Future, National Lawyers Guild and San Diego Coalition for Peace and Justice, TJSL, April 9, 2011

The United States and Torture: Interrogation, Incarceration, and Abuse,  Meiklejohn Civil Liberties Institute, Oakland, CA, February 26, 2011

The United States and Torture: Interrogation, Incarceration, and Abuse, Annual Bill Susman Lecture, Abraham Lincoln Brigade Archives & Veterans for Peace, War Memorial Building, San Francisco, CA, February 25, 2011

The United States and Torture: Interrogation, Incarceration, and Abuse, National Lawyers Guild, Bay Area Chapter and Hastings Chapter, Hastings Law School, San Francisco, CA, February 24, 2011

Are Citizens United Against the Supreme Court’s Citizens United Decision?, League of Women Voters and Common Cause, San Diego, February 22, 2011

Shall this House Now Withdraw from Afghanistan?, Oxford Union, Oxford, England (Jan. 21, 2010)

Teachable Moments: Academic Conferencing Amid Labor Struggle, Society of American Law Teachers (SALT), Honolulu, HI, December 11, 2010

Teaching Ethics in Transformative Era: Lessons Learned from Yoo and bee, Society of American Law Teachers (SALT), Honolulu, HI, December 10, 2010

“Crimmigration”: The Intersection of Criminal Laws and Immigration panel in So Goes Arizona, So Goes the Nation? Immigration and Civil Rights in the 21st Century,  The Inaugural Symposium of the Columbia Journal of Race & Law, Columbia Law School, October 22, 2010

The Illegality of Torture & the Complicity of Lawyers, National Lawyers Guild, Bay Area Chapter, Berkeley, CA, October 15, 2010

Reckoning with Torture: Memos & Testimonies from the “War on Terror”, ACLU-Northern California, Boalt Alliance to Abolish Torture, National Lawyers Guild (Boalt Chapter), CodePink, World Can’t Wait, Progressive Democrats of America, UC Berkeley School of Law, Berkeley, Ca, October 15, 2010

Forum on Torture and the Law: Torture and Human Rights, Boalt Alliance to Abolish Torture & National Lawyers Guild, Boalt Chapter, UC Berkeley School of Law, Berkeley, CA, October 14, 2010

FBI raids on activists in Minneapolis and Chicago, San Diego Coalition for Peace and Justice; Activist San Diego, San Diego Federal Building, September 30, 2010

Legal issues Surrounding Israel’s Attack on the Flotilla, National Lawyers Guild annual convention, New Orleans, September 24, 2010

The Reckoning - The Battle for the International Criminal Court, United Nations Association San Diego's Young Professionals for International Cooperation, Downtown Information Center at Horton Plaza, Jul. 17, 2010

Illegal Wars and Corporate War Profiteers, Earth is for People, Not Corporations; Election Fraud, The Undermining of Democracy in America, Peace & Democracy Action Group, First Unitarian Universalist Church; Endorsed by Common Cause (SD), P. A. C. E , Psephos, Sustainable Democracy Group , Activist San Diego , The United Nations Association, San Diego Coalition for Peace and Justice, Unitarian Universalist Church, San Diego, Jul. 1, 2010

Torture and Anti-Torture Forum, Tackling Torture at the Top, Minneapolis, MN, Jun. 27, 2010

Achieving Justice for Vietnamese Victims of Agent Orange, Vietnam Agent Orange Relief & Reconciliation Committee, US Social Forum, Detroit, MI, Jun. 23, 2010

US Political Prisoners: Leonard Peltier, Mumia Abu-Jamal & the Cuban 5, Chicago Committee to Free the Cuban 5, US Social Forum, Detroit, MI, Jun. 23, 2010

Obama's nuclear policy, the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty and the Stockholm Appeal for Peace, Conference celebrating the 60th anniversary of the Stockholm Appeal for Peace, International Association of Democratic Lawyers,Paris, France, Jun 19, 2010

War and civil liberties in the United States (Keynote), Orange County Progressive Summit, Corona del Mar, CA, Jun. 12, 2010

Illegality of drone attacks, CODEPINK, Nevada Desert Experience, Peace Resource Center of San Diego, San Diego Coalition for Peace and Justice, Activist San Diego, San Diego, CA, May 18, 2010

Torture and the American Republic, Progressive Christians Uniting, Pilgrim Place's World Affairs Forum, and the Pomona Valley Anti-Torture Task Force, supporting the work of the National Religious Campaign Against Torture (NRCAT), Claremont, CA, Apr. 23, 2010

Trading Civil Liberties for Apparent Security is a Bad Deal, Osher Lifelong Learning Institute, UCSD, La Jolla, CA, Apr. 19, 2010

Empire, Veterans and the Road Home to Peace, Veterans for Peace, Iraq Veterans Against the War, Military Families Speak Out, Gold Star Families Speak Out, and Vietnam Veterans Against the War, Ventura, CA, Apr. 17, 2010

Rules of Disengagement: The Politics and Honor of Military Dissent, Environmental Politics class, UCSD, La Jolla, CA, Apr.12, 2010

Torture and Accountability in the United States, American Constitution Society University of Florida Law School, Gainesville, FL, Apr. 9, 2010

Rules of Disengagement: The Politics and Honor of Military Dissent, Progressive Democrats of America & Democracy for America, San Diego, CA, Apr. 7, 2010

Illegality of the Af-Pak War, Veterans for Peace, San Diego, CA, Apr. 6, 2010

Bush Crimes and Accountability, International Law class in Politics Department, Pomona College, Claremont, CA, April 1, 2010

Crimes of the Bush Administration and Obama's Report Card, Democratic Foundation of Orange County, Costa Mesa, CA, Mar. 18, 2010

By Any Means Necessary: America's Tactics in the War on Terror, National Lawyers Guild, Iraq Veterans Against the War, Rethink Afghanistan, College Democrats, Muslim Students Association, Students for Justice in Palestine, San Diego Coalition for Peace and Justice, Peace Resource Center of San Diego, UCSD, La Jolla, CA, Jan. 28, 2010

Meera E. Deo

Two Sides of a Coin: Safe Space and Segregation in Race/Ethnic-Specific Law Student Organizations , Association for the Study of Higher Education (ASHE) Annual Meeting, Las Vegas, NV (November 16, 2012)

Ilene Durst

Moderator, Panel on War, War Crimes, Refugees and Asylees, Symposium: Encountering Stereotypes, University of La Verne College of Law, Feb. 20, 2010

Maurice R. Dyson

The CLIMB Mentorship Pipeline Project: A Response To The School-To-Prison Pipeline Crisis, Public Interest Law Foundation, Thomas Jefferson School of Law, San Diego, CA (November 14, 2012)

The First Amendment & the School House, 40 Years of Landmark School Speech Cases: Through the Eyes of Those Who Were There, UMKC Law School, Kansas City, MO (September 20, 2012)

Faculty Guest Speaker, CLIMB Program, Crawford Legal Institute Mentorship Bond Program, Crawford High School, San Diego, CA (March 29, 2012)

Race to the Top Initiative, Washington University Law School, St. Louis, MO (March 21, 2012)

The elimination of bias in the practice of law, California Foothills Bar Association , El Cajon, CA (January 9, 2012)

A. Thomas Golden

Commencement Address, Thomas Jefferson School of Law graduation ceremony, Thomas Jefferson School of Law, San Diego, CA (December 16, 2011)

Keynote Address, Attorney General of Brazil’s (Advogado-Geral da União) Fifth Workshop on Brazilian Federal Advocacy, Convention Center Ulysses Guimaraes, Brasilia, Brazil (September 12, 2011)

Julie A. Greenberg

The Intersex (DSD) Movement: Developing Legal and Extra-Legal Strategies, The National LGBT Bar Association Lavender Law Conference, Washington D.C. (August 24, 2012)

Current Issues in the Intersex Community, San Diego Psych-Law Society, San Diego, CA (July 27, 2012)

Legal Challenges Confronting the Intersex Community, The National LGBT Bar Association National Call-In, (April 5, 2012)
(Available at http://www.lgbtbar.org/resources/lecture-series/)

Intersexuality and the Law: Why Sex Matters, Faculty Colloquium Series, University of New Mexico Law School, Albuquerque, NM (March 4, 2012)

Intersexuality and the Law: Why Sex Matters, Williams Institute, UCLA School of Law, Los Angeles, CA (February 2, 2012)

Developing Legal Framework and Building Effective Alliances to Advance the Healthcare Needs of People with an Intersex Condition, LGBT Identity and the Law Conference, Loyola Law School, Los Angeles, CA, October 21, 2011

Revisiting Disability Frameworks, National LGBT Conference, Hollywood, CA, September 2011

Same-Sex Marriage:  Past, Present, and Future, The Osher Institute at University of California San Diego, San Diego, CA, August 4, 2010

Putting T Issues Front and Center, National LGBT Conference, Miami Beach, FL, August 2010

New Legal Strategies for Challenging the Medical Treatment of Children with an Intersex Condition, National LGBT Conference, Miami Beach, FL. August 2010

Transgender Legal Issues Through an Intersex Lens, Transgender Law Institute, Miami Beach, FL, August 2010

The Intersectionality of the Body, Fourth Annual UCLA Critical Race Studies Conference, Intersectionality: Challenging Theory, Reframing Politics, Transforming Movements, Los Angeles, CA, March 2010

Inside Insights into Transgender Law, Foothills Bar Association, January 11, 2010

Gender, Race and Athletics: Caster Semenya and the Politics of Sex Determination, John M. Langston Bar Association, Los Angeles, CA, Dec. 2010

Kevin J. Greene

Speaker, Academic Boot Camp, Thomas Jefferson School of Law, San Diego, CA, Apr. 2010

Presenter, Copyright, Clearance and Independent Film Production, Phoenix Film Festival, Phoenix, AZ, Apr. 2010

Speaker, Critical Race Theory and Intellectual Property, UCLA Law School Conference on Intersectionality, Los Angeles, CA, Apr. 2010

Speaker, Admitted Students Day, Thomas Jefferson School of Law, San Diego, CA, Mar. 2010

Organized/Moderated, Film Clearance Panel, San Diego Black Film Festival, San Diego, CA, Mar. 2010

Speaker, Common Law Contracts and Black Rock and Blues Artists, Contracts Conference, University of Las Vegas, Las Vegas, NV, Jan. 2010

Panelist, Intellectual Property Roundtable at the Daily Transcript, San Diego, CA, Jan. 2010

Marybeth Herald

The Intersex (DSD) Movement: Developing Legal and Extra-Legal Strategies, The National LGBT Bar Association, Lavender Law Conference, Washington D.C. (August 24, 2012)

The Author’s Perspective, Author-Board Relations Panel, National Conference of Law Reviews, San Diego, CA (April 12, 2011)

Constitutional Issues in the Health Care Act, American Constitution Society, Thomas Jefferson School of Law, San Diego, CA (October 22, 2010)

Cognitive Bias and Judicial Decision Making, National Association of Administrative Law Judges, Annual Conference, Pepperdine Law School, Malibu Law School, October, 2010

My Body, My Bedroom: A Peek at the Privacy Doctrine from Contraception to Sex Toys, Law Students for Reproductive Justice, Thomas Jefferson School of Law, January, 2010

Madeline June Kass

Moderator, Wind, Water, Weather & Endangered Species Act, ABA's 20th Fall Section Meeting on Environmental, Energy, and Resources Law, Austin, TX, October 11, 2012

An invited speaker at a Professors' Workshop titled: Curriculum Adaptation: Teaching Environmental Law in an Era of Climate Change and Other Global Challenges, Pace Law School, New York

Anders Kaye

Zimmerman / Martin, Stand Your Ground Panel, Thomas Jefferson School of Law, San Diego, CA (April 4, 2012)

Linda M. Keller

Prosecuting Human Rights Violations: Case Study – Kenya & the International Criminal Court, Campaigning for Human Rights, La Jolla Library, La Jolla, CA (December 4, 2012)

Sabbatical Presentation: International Criminal Court Experience, Faculty Development Committee, Thomas Jefferson School of Law, San Diego, CA (October 1, 2012)

The International Criminal Court & Africa, Africa Today with Walter Turner, KPFA, Berkeley, CA, Aug. 1, 2011.  (Available at http://www.kpfa.org/archive/id/72049)

Alex Kreit

Drug War Deserters, International Society for the Reform of Criminal Law Conference, Washington, D.C. (October 25, 2012)

Why Rescheduling Marijuana Will Not Solve the Conflict Between State and Federal Law, American Constitution Society, University of Virginia School of Law, Charlottesville, Virginia (October 15, 2012)

Drug Truce, American Constitution Society, Drexel University School of Law, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (October 8, 2012)

Student Drug Testing and the Law: An Overview, Students for Sensible Drug Policy Annual Conference, Denver, CO (March 26, 2012)

Medical Marijuana Prosecutions Under the Obama Administration, American Constitution Society, University of Idaho College of Law, Moscow, Idaho (March 25, 2012)

State Medical Marijuana Laws and the Federal Response (keynote address), Journal of Medicine and Law Symposium, Michigan State University College of Law, East Lansing, MI (February 24, 2012)

Drug Truce, American Constitution Society, University of Michigan Law School, Ann Arbor, Michigan (February 23, 2012)

Drug Truce, American Constitution Society, University of Michigan Law School, Ann Arbor, MI (February 23, 2012)

A Question of Integrity: Politics, Ethics, and the Supreme Court, California Common Cause, San Diego, CA (February 4, 2012)

Prosecutorial Ethics and Medical Marijuana Law, Denver Law Review Symposium on Marijuana at the Crossroads, University of Denver Sturm College of Law, Denver, CO (January 27, 2012)

Administrative Drug Courts, American Bar Association and American Association of Law Schools Reducing Reliance on Incarceration works-in-progress workshop , The Liaison Capitol Hill Hotel, Washington, D.C. (October 27, 2011)

Federal Drug Enforcement Grants and the “Corrections Free Lunch” , International Society for the Reform of Criminal Law 24th International Conference, Ottawa, Canada (August 11, 2011)

The Rule of Law and Coercive Drug Treatment: Reflections on Three Approaches, International Conference on Chinese Rule of Law, Guanghua Law School of Zhejiang University, China Rule of Law Research Institute, Hangzhou, China (May 27, 2011)

Drug Laws in Transition: Further Thoughts on Federal Drug Laws in an Age of State Reforms, David A. Clarke School of Law Symposium on the War on Drugs, University of the District of Columbia, Washington, D.C. (March 24, 2011)

Juggalos to Phish-heads: Managing Fanatical Music Consumers, SXSW 2011, Austin, TX (March 16, 2011)

A Crime Omitted: Why Are Drug Crimes Missing From The Law School Curriculum?, Southwest/West Junior Faculty Conference, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona (March 14, 2011)

War of Weeds: A Discussion of California’s Medical Marijuana Laws, War of Weeds: A Discussion of California’s Medical Marijuana Laws, South Asian Bar Association of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA (April 13, 2011)

A Crime Omitted: Why Are Drug Crimes Missing From The Law School Curriculum?, Society for American Law Teachers conference on Teaching in a Transformative Era , University of Hawaii Richard S. Richardson School of Law, Honolulu, HI (December 11, 2010)

Should California Legalize Marijuana?, Queen Bees Art and Cultural Center, San Diego, CA (October 25, 2010)

Should California Legalize Marijuana?, Association for Criminal Justice Research Fall Conference, Huntington Beach, CA (October 21, 2010)

Should California Legalize Marijuana?, Thomas Jefferson School of Law, San Diego, CA (October 20, 2010)

The Legal Implications of Proposition 19, San Francisco State University, San Francisco, CA (October 16, 2010)

The Legal Implications of Proposition 19, Loyola Law School, Los Angeles, CA (October 15, 2010)

Should California Legalize Marijuana?, University of San Diego Trans-Border, University of San Diego, San Diego, CA (October 14, 2010)

Should California Legalize Marijuana?, Association for Criminal Justice Research Fall Conference, Rotary Club of Escondido, Escondido, CA (October 12, 2010)

Drug Crimes and Wrongful Convictions, Texas Wesleyan Law Review Exoneration Symposium, Texas Wesleyan School of Law, Fort Worth, TX (October 8, 2010)

The Legal Implications of Proposition 19, Voluntary Committee of Lawyers Forum, San Francisco, CA, August 6, 2010

The Controlled Substances Act After Forty Years, Law & Society Association Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL, May 29, 2010

Why Hasn't the Record Industry Sued Girl Talk, SXSW 2010, Austin, TX, March 18, 2010

The Secret Agenda of the Facial and As-Applied Challenges Doctrine, Southwest/West Junior Faculty Conference, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ, March 15, 2010

The Controlled Substances Act After Forty Years, Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA, February 24, 2010

Federalism Implications of Taxing and Regulating Marijuana in CA, University of CA Hastings College of Law, San Francisco, CA, February 22, 2010

Options for Reforming Federal Drug Laws: Moving Beyond the Legalization Debate, Chapman Law Review symposium on Drug War Madness: Policies, Borders, and Corruption, Orange, CA, January 29, 2010

Drug Policy and the Constitution, University of CA San Diego, San Diego, CA, January 12, 2010

Eric L. Lane

Clean Tech Reality Check: Are Green Patents the Red Herring of International Climate Change Policy?, Intellectual Property Owners Association Annual Meeting, JW Marriott, San Antonio, TX (September 9, 2012)

The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly: Learning Lessons from the Fast Track and Building the Global Green Patent Highway, 12th Annual Intellectual Property Scholars Conference, Stanford Law School, Stanford, CA (August 9, 2012)

Using the USPTO's Back Door and Other Strategies for Getting Green Patents Fast, New Energy Symposium, New York Academy of Sciences, New York, New York (July 18, 2012)

Building the Global Green Patent Highway, America Invents Act panelist, Notre Dame Law School Intellectual Property Symposium, Notre Dame Law School, South Bend, IN (March 2, 2012)

Are Green Patents the Red Herring of International Climate Change Policy?, Workshop on IP, Technology, and Climate Change, Delft University, Amsterdam, Netherlands (November 14, 2011)

Global Green Patenting: Optimizing Your International Patent Filing Strategy, Green IP Congress, Hilton San Francisco Financial District, San Francisco, CA (April 28, 2011)

Greenwashing in Context, American Intellectual Property Law Association Mid-Winter Meeting, Peabody Hotel, Orlando, FL (February 3, 2011)

Greenwashing in Context: Commercial Consumers, Cleantech Counterfeiters, and Eco-mark Enforcers, John Marshall Law School Green Issue Symposium, John Marshall Law School, Chicago, IL (April 9, 2010)

IPR and the UNGCCC: The Latest on the Tech Transfer Debate, Santa Clara Computer & High Technology Law Journal Symposium, Santa Clara Law School, Santa Clara, CA (January 29, 2010)

Rebecca K. Lee

On Judicial Leadership, Seventh Annual Labor and Employment Law Colloquium, hosted by Northwestern University School of Law and Loyola University Chicago School of Law, Chicago, IL (September 15, 2012)

 On Judicial Leadership, Law and Society Association's Annual Meeting, Honolulu, HI (June 8, 2012)

Employment Discrimination in a Diverse Population: An Important Exception to At-Will Employment, Legal Business Conference , San Diego French-American Chamber of Commerce and Thomas Jefferson School of Law, San Diego, CA (April 18, 2012)

Moderator, Panel on Good Faith, 7th International Contracts Conference, Thomas Jefferson School of Law, San Diego, CA (March 3, 2012)

Judging and Empathy: Sixth Annual Labor and Employment Law Colloquium, hosted by Loyola Law School, Southwestern Law School, and UCLA School of Law (September 16, 2011)

Judging and Empathy: Law and Society Association’s Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA (June 4, 2011)

Implementing Grutter’s Diversity Rationale: Diversity and Empathy in Leadership: Prof. Orly Lobel’s Seminar on Work, Welfare, and Justice, University of San Diego School of Law (March 8, 2011)

Judging and Empathy: Conference of Asian Pacific American Law Faculty/Western Law Teachers of Color, University of Hawaii Richardson School of Law (December 12, 2010)

Diversity and Empathy in Leadership: Law and Society Association’s Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL (May 30, 2010)

Diversity and Empathy in Leadership: Fourth Annual Critical Race Studies Symposium, UCLA School of Law and co-sponsored by Thomas Jefferson School of Law’s Women and the Law Project (March 11, 2010)

Diversity and Empathy in Leadership: Conference of Asian Pacific American Law Faculty/Western Law Teachers of Color, University of Arizona James E. Rogers College of Law (March 5, 2010)

Aaron Schwabach

BP Oil Spill in the International Legal Perspective, International Affairs Group, University of California at San Diego, International House, Eleanor Roosevelt College, University of California at San Diego, October 4, 2010

Steven Semeraro

The Economics and Regulation of Credit Card Interchange Fees, The Willard InterContinental, Washington, DC, June 9, 2010

Brenda M. Simon

Presenter, Clarifying the Analogous Arts Test, Intellectual Property Scholars Conference, Stanford Law School, Stanford, CA (August 9, 2012), available at http://www.stanford.edu/dept/law/ipsc/

Presenter, The Implications of Cognitive Technology for Obviousness, 2012 Annual Meeting of the Law and Society Association, Honolulu, HI (June 8, 2012)

Presenter, The Implications of Cognitive Technology for Obviousness, Southern California Junior Law Faculty Workshop, California Western School of Law, San Diego, CA (May 5, 2012)

Oral and Written Testimony, “The Need for Quality Assessment” , USPTO Genetic Diagnostic Testing Hearing, University of San Diego, San Diego, CA (March 9, 2012)

The Implications of Cognitive Enhancement for Obviousness, Stanford Law & Biosciences Workshop, Stanford Law School, Stanford, CA (March 6, 2012)

Are Human Genes Patentable?, 12th Annual Women and the Law Conference, Thomas Jefferson School of Law, San Diego, CA (February 24, 2012)

Commentator, Edifying Thoughts of a Patent Watcher, Professors' Patent Law Workshop, Joan B. Kroc Institute for Peace & Justice Theatre, University of San Diego (January 21, 2012)
(Available at http://www.sandiego.edu/law/news/calendar_of_events/event_details.php/?_focus=40315)

The Implications of Cognitive Enhancement on Obviousness, Intellectual Property Scholars Conference, DePaul University College of Law, Chicago, IL (August 12, 2011)

Moderator, TRIPS and Patent Enforcement, Thomas Jefferson School of Law, San Diego, CA (April 8, 2011)

Patent Cover-Up, Cardozo IP Speaker Series, Cardozo School of Law, New York, NY (March 21, 2011)

Public Patents, Private Information, Intellectual Property Scholars Conference, UC Berkeley School of Law, Berkeley, CA (August 13, 2010)

William Slomanson

Remedial Secession in the South Caucuses, American University Armenia, Yerevan, Armenia (August 6, 2012), available at http://law.aua.am/2012/08/15/international-law-prof-william-slomanson-presents-lecture-on-unilateral-declarations-of-independenc

Remedial Secession in the South Caucuses, Free Tblisi University, Tbilisi, Georgia (August 2, 2012), available at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NH2N4NGtbGQ&feature=share&list=UUGslH8OoAgATLQmfCET-Icw

Speaker, The Law and Politics of Genocide (with Chris Guzelian (MC) and Roger Kupelian), 97th Commemoration of the Armenian Genocide, UCSD Great Hall, La Jolla, CA, May 1, 2012  (Available at http://www.tjsl.edu/news-media/2012/6436)

Moderator (with panelists Sam Bettwy, Steve Berenson, Sara Stark 3L, and Sarah Stewart-Bussey 3L), War Crimes: Who Has Jurisdiction?, Thomas Jefferson School of Law, San Diego, CA, April 24, 2012  (Available at http://www.tjsl.edu/news-media/2012/6405)

Human Rights Violations and State Secession: An Evolving Standard?, Professor Slomanson’s secession debate with President Enver Hasani, Kosovo Constitutional Court, set in the USA in the Year 2050. American Bar Association, International Section Conference, Dublin, Ireland, October 13, 2011 (Available online)

Pouring Skills Content into Doctrinal Bottle, Institute for National Law Teaching and Learning Conference: Engaging and Assessing Our Students, New York Law School, New York, NY, June 3, 2011

Civil Litigation: The Rest of the Story, Professor Slomanson presented an amusing account of what happened to the  parties involved in the major civil procedure cases—and how TJSL practitioners might avoid such predicaments. One cannot find this information in any legal treatise, TJSL Alumni Association, Mangia Italiano Restaurant, Chula Vista, CA, November 9, 2010

Benjamin Templin

Presenter, Intellectual Property Infringement in China: Recent Case Studies, Waseda University, Tokyo, Japan (July 17, 2012)

Presenter, Social Security Reform, UC San Diego’s Osher Institute, San Diego, CA (April 17, 2012)

Comparative Corporate Disclosure Standards for International Stock, Law & Economics Workshop, Waseda University Organization of Asian Studies, Tokyo, Japan (November 24, 2011)

U.S. Capital Market Response to Rule of Law Problems in China’s Accounting Regime, 10th International Conference of the Japan Economic Policy Association, Kwansei Gakuin University, Nishinomiya, Japan (November 20, 2011)

Sovereign Wealth Funds, Government Investment & Financing Social Welfare Programs, Special Conference of the Brazilian Control Bank, Thomas Jefferson School of Law, San Diego, CA (November 8, 2011)

Political Economy and the Rule of Law, 2011 International Conference on Chinese Rule of Law, Zhejiang University Guanghua Law School/Thomas Jefferson School of Law, Hangzhou, China (May 27, 2011)

Social Security Reform, 9th International Conference of the Japan Economic Policy Association, Waseda University, Tokyo, Japan (November 28, 2010)

Kenneth J. Vandevelde

Rebalancing through Exceptions, Seventeenth Annual Business Law Fall Forum, Lewis & Clark Law School, Portland, OR (October 12, 2012)

Economic Crises and the National Security Exception, Conference on Global Governance, Oxford University, Oxford, England (June 28, 2012)

Model Bilateral Investment Treaties: The Way Forward, International Law Weekend West, International Law Association (American Branch), Southwestern University Law School, Los Angeles, CA (February 14, 2011)

Kaimipono David Wenger

Reparations and Apology: Recent Developments and Future Possibilities, Congressional Black Caucus Annual Legislative Conference, Washington, D.C., September 17, 2010

Loyola Law School, Invited Panelist. Rethinking Restitution for Slavery and Jim Crow

2010 Civil Justice Symposium, “Rethinking Remedies” panel, Los Angeles, California, (with Jason Solomon, Stephen Munzer, and Doug NeJaime), Mar. 2010

Towards Microreparations, Arizona State University, Sandra Day O’Connor School of Law, 2010 Southwest Junior Faculty Conference, Tempe, AZ, Mar. 2010

UCLA Law School, Panelist and Moderator. Forty Acres at the Intersection: The Role of Slavery Reparations in Addressing the Subordination of Multiply-Marginalized People. 4th Annual Critical Race Studies Symposium, “Intersectional Critiques of Legal Doctrine” panel, Los Angeles, California, (with K.J. Greene, William “Chip” Carter Jr., and Joseph Morrisey), Mar. 2010

Bryan H. Wildenthal

A Conversation About Marriage Equality, panel participant, as Project Scholar for “Searching For Democracy” Project, San Diego Public Library (City Heights Branch), San Diego, CA (October 27, 2012)

The Reconstruction Amendments: Slavery, Race, Equality, and Voting, lecture as Project Scholar for “Searching For Democracy” Project, San Diego Public Library, San Diego, CA (October 15, 2012)

The First and Second Amendments: Speech, Religion, and Guns, lecture as Project Scholar for “Searching For Democracy” Project, San Diego Public Library, San Diego, CA (September 19, 2012)

Whose Constitution Is It?, El Cajon Public Library & San Diego County Public Law Library, Constitution Day Celebration, El Cajon Public Library, El Cajon, CA (September 17, 2012)

Whose Constitution?: Why Do Americans Care So Much About Our Fundamental Law?, (inaugural lecture as Project Scholar for “Searching For Democracy”), San Diego Public Library, San Diego, CA (June 13, 2012)

Author Meets Reader—Gunfight: The Battle Over the Right to Bear Arms in America by Adam Winkler (reader and panel speaker), Law and Society Association, 2012 International Conference, Honolulu, Hawaii (June 7, 2012)

Center for the Study of Constitutional Originalism, Hugh and Hazel Darling Foundation Originalism Works-in-Progress Conference (roundtable participant and moderator for Prof. Jamal Greene’s paper on Fourteenth Amendment originalism), University of San Diego School of Law, Kroc Center for Peace and Justice, San Diego, CA (February 3, 2012)

Administration and Faculty Relations” (panel speaker), National Conference of Law Reviews, 2011 Annual Conference, Thomas Jefferson School of Law, San Diego, CA (April 2, 2011)

Gender Justice and Indian Sovereignty: Native American Women and the Law, Tenth Anniversary Women and the Law Conference (conference organizer), Thomas Jefferson School of Law, San Diego, CA (February 18, 2011)

Center for the Study of Constitutional Originalism, Originalism Works-in-Progress Conference (roundtable participant and moderator for Prof. Bernadette Meyler’s paper on presidential pardons), University of San Diego School of Law, Kroc Center for Peace and Justice, San Diego, CA (February 4, 2011)

“Law Across Jurisdictions” (panel speaker), Modernizing Marriage Through E-Marriage, Michigan State University College of Law, East Lansing, Mich (November 12, 2010)

NAGPRA Plus 20: Protecting Cultural Heritage Under Federal and California Law” (panel organizer and moderator) , California Indian Law Association, Tenth Annual Indian Law Conference (conference co-organizer and editor of conference materials), Pala Casino Spa Resort,Pala Band of Mission Indians, Pala, CA (October 8, 2010)

Guest Lecture by Prof. Christopher Green, “The Original Sense of ‘Of’ in the Privileges or Immunities Clause” (featured commentator on Prof. Green’s paper), University of San Diego School of Law, Center for the Study of Constitutional Originalism, San Diego, CA (September 24, 2010)

“Intersectionality and Indigeneity” (panel organizer and moderator), Fourth Annual Critical Race Studies Symposium (co-sponsored by UCLA School of Law and Thomas Jefferson School of Law’s Women and the Law Project) Intersectionality: Challenging Theory, Reframing Politics, Transforming Movements , UCLA School of Law, Los Angeles, CA (March 12, 2010)

American Constitution Society, San Diego Lawyer Chapter, Panel on Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission, speaker and moderator, Thomas Jefferson School of Law, San Diego, Apr. 2010

Originalism Works-in-Progress Conference, invited commentator and participant, University of San Diego School of Law, Center for the Study of Constitutional Originalism, San Diego, Feb. 2010

CLE Lecture, The Native American Contribution to American Constitutional Law, San Diego County Public Law Library, San Diego, Jan. 2010

Richard Winchester

Notes from Tunisia: Life in the Aftermath of the Arab Spring, Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law, Washington, DC (September 28, 2012)

Notes from Tunisia: Life in the Aftermath of the Arab Spring, Thomas Jefferson School of Law, San Diego, CA (September 18, 2012)

The U.S. Tax Aspects of Corporate Finance, The Arab Maghreb Development Financing Institute, Tunis, Tunisia (April 10, 2012)

U.S. Tax Issues in Choosing a Business Form, San Diego French-American Chamber of Commerce. Thomas Jefferson School of Law, Dec. 7, 2011

Obama’s Incomplete Opus: A Progressive Tax Plan That Will Defeat Its Purpose, Pennsylvania State University Dickinson School of Law, State College, Pennsylvania, October 10, 2011

Structural Racism and Federal Tax Policy: A View From the Trenches, Joint Conference of the Western Law Teachers of Color and the Conference of Asian Pacific American Law Faculty, University of Hawaii, William S. Richardson School of Law, Honolulu Hawaii,  December 13, 2010

Obama’s Omission: How a Progressive Tax Plan Will Defeat Its Purpose, National People of Color Legal Scholarship Conference, Seton Hall University School of Law, Newark, NJ, September 11, 2010

All Work, No Pay: The Looming Tax Dodge for the Rich, Law and Society Association Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL, May 2010

All Work, No Pay: The Looming Tax Dodge for the Rich, Southwest/West Junior Faculty Scholarship Conference, Arizona State University Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law, Phoenix, AZ, Mar. 2010

Personal Perspectives on a Career as a Tax Lawyer, University of San Diego Tax Law Society, University of San Diego School of Law, San Diego, California, Mar 4, 2010

Claire Wright

Moderator of panel entitled Protecting and Enforcement of IP Rights at seminar entitled Expanding into Global Markets through Transborder Licensing, California Western School of Law, San Diego, California, Mar. 27, 2010

Julie D. Cromer Young

Copyright in Memoriam, Intellectual Property Scholars Conference, Berkeley, CA, Aug. 2010

The Terms and Conditions of Social Networking, SANDALLS/SLA-SD Spring Workshop 2010 Informavore, Human Behavior in the Modern Information Society, San Diego, CA, Apr. 2010

Filling the Gaps in Your IP Strategy: Copyright, CommNexus IP SIG Event, Filling the Gaps in Your IP Strategy, San Diego, CA, Apr. 2010

Death Plus Seventy, IP Scholars Roundtable 2010, Drake Law School, Mar. 2010