Education Law Conference

50 years of Tinker: Current Issues in First Amendment Law in K-12 and Higher Ed

Professor Charlie Russo at Education Law ConferencePlease join us on Friday, July 19 at the University of Dayton School of Law for a free education conference on "50 years of Tinker: Current Issues in First Amendment Law in K-12 and Higher Ed." If you have any questions about the conference, please contact Associate Dean for Academic Affairs Lori Shaw.

Registration

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The conference is free but you are required to register.

Schedule

8:30 -9:00 a.m.

Registration in the Atrium

9:00 - 9:15 a.m.


Courtroom

Welcome:

Lori Shaw, J.D., Associate Dean, University of Dayton School of Law

 

9:15 - 10:30 a.m.


Courtroom

Keynote:

Tinker at 50: Is School Speech Still Free?

Charlie Russo, J.D., Ed.D., University of Dayton

10:30 - 10:45 a.m. Break

10:45 - 11:45 a.m.

Courtroom

Session I:

Follow the Truth Wherever It May Lead: The Supreme Court’s Guarantee of Academic Freedom for the Entire University Community

William E. Thro, J.D., General Counsel, University of Kentucky

William Fischer, J.D., Vice-President of Student Development, University of Dayton, Discussant

11:45 a.m.- 1:00 p.m. Lunch

1:00 - 2:15 p.m.



Courtroom

Session II:

Point-Counterpoint

Christopher Roederer, J.D., Professor, University of Dayton School of Law (Tinker incorrectly decided) v. Jyllian Bradshaw, J.D., Senior Associate, Porter Wright (Tinker correctly decided)

2:15 - 2:30 p.m.

Break

 

2:30 - 3:30 p.m. 

 

 

Courtroom

Session III:

Panel Discussion

Jyllian Bradshaw, J.D., Senior Associate, Porter Wright

Christopher Roederer, J.D., Professor, University of Dayton School of Law

Charlie Russo, J.D., Ed.D., University of Dayton

Lori Shaw, J.D., Associate Dean, University of Dayton School of Law

William E. Thro, J.D., General Counsel, University of Kentucky

3:30 p.m. Adjournment

Directions

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