A Preview of the 2019-20 Term
Presented by Syracuse University College of Law; the Institute for the Study of the Judiciary, Politics, and the Media; the Syracuse Civics Initiative; and the NDNY-Federal Court Bar Association
The College of Law’s third annual Supreme Court Preview program will examine the pending cases on the docket for the 2019-2020 term.
The Preview will open with featured speaker Jess Bravin, The Wall Street Journal Supreme Court Correspondent, followed by a panel discussion. On the panel, Bravin will join Second Circuit Judge Rosemary Pooler, Arnold & Porter Supreme Court Litigator Reeves Anderson, University Professor David Dreisen, and Associate Dean for Faculty Research Lauryn Gouldin for a preview of the Court's October 2019 docket. The preview will include cases involving Title VII’s applicability to discrimination based on sexual orientation and one’s status as transgender, the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) policy, Bivens claims, and incorporation of the Sixth Amendment guarantee of unanimous verdicts, among others. The panel will be moderated by Vice Dean Keith Bybee. Further details about the program and CLE registration instructions will be posted as the event approaches.
This program is open to the public and has typically been approved for 3 CLE credits.
Friday, September 20, 2019
Melanie Gray Ceremonial Courtroom, Dineen Hall
Syracuse University College of Law
Syracuse University College of Law and the Northern District of New York Federal Court Bar Association have been certified by the New York State Continuing Legal Education Board as Accredited Providers of continuing legal education in the State of New York. “United States Supreme Court: the 2019–2020 Term” complies with the requirements of the New York State Continuing Legal Education Board for 3.0 credits towards the professional practice requirement. This program is appropriate for newly admitted and experienced attorneys. This is a single program. No partial credit will be awarded.
Welcome and Introduction by Craig M. Boise, Dean and Professor of Law
Keynote: Jess Bravin, The Wall Street Journal Supreme Court Correspondent
Jess Bravin, The Wall Street Journal Supreme Court Correspondent
The Hon. Rosemary Pooler, Circuit Judge, United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
Reeves Anderson, Partner, Supreme Court Litigator, Arnold & Porter
Lauryn Gouldin, Associate Dean for Faculty Research and Associate Professor
Moderated by Keith Bybee, Vice Dean; Paul E. and Hon. Joanne F. Alper '72 Judiciary Studies Professor of Law; Professor of Political Science; Director, Institute for the Study of the Judiciary, Politics, and the Media; Senior Research Associate, Campbell Public Affairs Institute
There is no charge for this CLE Program. If you are seeking CLE credit, please register by September 6, 2019, as follows:
- College of Law Alumni, please register for Law Reunion with any other activities you plan to attend.
- Members of the NDNY-FCBA, please register through the NDNY-FCBA event page.
- All others seeking CLE credit, please email Chris Ramsdell and put Supreme Court CLE in the subject line. You may also call 315.443.9542 with any questions about the event.