4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
UH Law Center, Room BLB 109
Join UH Law for "Food for Thought" a CLE program (1.0 CLE with 1.0 Ethics Pending) addressing the ethical considerations which are particularly critical in pro bono cases led by Diane McManus, Clinical Supervising Attorney, University of Houston Law Center and Alissa Gomez, Lecturer, University of Houston Law Center. This program will take place on Friday, November 9, 2018 4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. at UH Law Center as part of Reunion Weekend 2018. A reception will follow at Calhoun's Rooftop Grill.
Abbe R. Gluck is a Professor of Law and the Faculty Director of the Solomon Center for Health Law and Policy at Yale Law School. She joined Yale Law School in 2012, having previously served on the faculty of Columbia Law School. She is an expert on Congress and the political process, federalism, civil procedure, and health law, and is the chair emerita of Section on Legislation and the Law of the Political Process for the Association of American Law Schools. Gluck has extensive experience working as a lawyer in all levels of government. She earned her B.A. from Yale University, summa cum laude, and her J.D. from Yale Law School. Following law school, she clerked for then-Chief Judge Ralph K. Winter on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, and for U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.
Gluck's scholarship has been published in the Yale Law Journal, the Harvard Law Review, the Stanford Law Review, the Columbia Law Review, the New England Journal of Medicine, Health Affairs, and many other journals. Among her most recent work is the most extensive empirical study ever conducted about the realities of the congressional law-making process and the Harvard Law Review's Supreme Court issue comment on King v. Burwell, the 2015 challenge to the Affordable Care Act. She also served as co-counsel on a Supreme Court brief in both King and the 2012 ACA challenge, NFIB v. Sebelius.
Please join us for a lunch and learn session where we will discuss the foundational pieces necessary for taking on an immigration case.
Now more than ever the field of Immigration Law is in high demand. In this constantly changing, challenging, and complex field of the law, attorneys interested in practicing Immigration Law need guidance on how and where to start.
In this program attorneys will learn basics that will put them in the right path to a practice in Immigration Law in the U.S. Attorneys will learn about how to do an immigration consultation, identify the different types of immigration cases, and where to find relevant resources to empower them to succeed in this field.
Register online by Wednesday, February 21, 2018
Daniel C.K. Chow
Frank E. and Virginia H. Bazler Chair in Business Law
The Ohio State University - Moritz College of Law
Trademark Squatting in China
Dr. Yvonne Fabara Arias
International Oil and Gas Consultant Former Secretary of Hydrocarbons of the Republic of Ecuador