Spring Symposium: February 2019


“The Jurisprudence of Justice Anthony M. Kennedy:
Four Decades of Influence”


July 5, 2018

The U.C. Hastings College of the Law in San Francisco and the Hastings Law Journal proudly announce a timely symposium that has been in the planning stages since March.

On Friday February 1, 2019, U.C. Hastings and its flagship law journal will sponsor an all-day symposium on its campus in San Francisco.

Confirmed participants include:
— The Honorable Brett M. Kavanaugh, Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit (Kennedy clerk OT ‘93).
— The Honorable Marsha Berzon, Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit.
— Dean Erwin Chemerinsky, U.C. Berkeley Law School.
— Miles Ehrlich (Kennedy clerk OT ’93).
— Professor Melissa Murray (Sotomayor clerk 2003-04).
— Professor Dan Epps, Washington University Law School (Kennedy clerk OT ‘09).
— Professor Leah Litman, U.C. Irvine Law School (Kennedy clerk OT ‘11).
— Professor Ashutosh Bhagwat, U.C. Davis Law School (Kennedy clerk OT ‘91).
— Professor Zachary Price, U.C. Hastings College of the Law (Kennedy clerk OT ‘05).

The symposium will include papers and presentations addressing:
— Justice Kennedy’s impact on First Amendment doctrine and issues.
— Due Process rights, including LGBT rights and same-sex discrimination.
— The overall impact of Justice Kennedy’s judicial work on the U.S. Supreme Court as well as the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit and on American law generally.

More details to follow as speakers and schedules develop.

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