Supreme Court Practice Seminar
The SLLC, International Municipal Lawyers Association, and Georgetown University Law Center's Supreme Court Institute are partnering to offer a one-day seminar on practicing before the Supreme Court on March 4, 2014. That evening, all attendees will be invited to a 30-year anniversary reception for the SLLC at Jones Day. More details coming soon.
View the agenda here.
The U.S. Supreme Court is hearing numerous cases of interest to state and local government during its October Term 2013 involving issues such as prayer at a town board meeting, banning affirmative action at public universities, and buffer-zones surrounding reproductive health clinics.
Tom Hungar, Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher, who will argue the prayer case, Kannon Shanmugam, leader of Williams & Connolly's Supreme Court and appellate litigation practice, and David Savage, Los Angeles Times Supreme Court correspondent, discussed the significant Supreme Court cases affecting state and local government in this webinar hosted by the State and Local Legal Center.
View a recording of the webinar here.