The Columbia Law School Association of Washington DC cordially invites you to attend this lecture with Professor David Pozen. Professor Pozen will host a timely discussion concerning government secrecy and leaks exploring the law and practice of decennial congressional redistricting.
CLE reading materials will be distributed electronically. Please indicate below if you would prefer to receive a paper copy of the materials.
|5:45 6:30 P.M.
||REGISTRATION & REFRESHMENTS
|6:30 6:50 P.M.
||WELCOME & INTRODUCTION
|John S. Reardon '93
Managing Director, Choctaw Telecommunications LLC & President, Columbia Law School Association of Washington, DC
Alexandra Reeve Givens '08
Senior Counsel, Senate Judiciary Committee at United States Senate & Lecturer-in-Law, Columbia Law School
|6:50 8:00 P.M.
NYS CLE: 1.5 CREDITS, Areas of Professional Practice
|GOVERNMENT SECRECY AND LEAKS BEFORE AND AFTER SNOWDEN
Associate Professor of Law, Columbia Law School
WITH THE GRACIOUS SUPPORT OF
PROFESSOR DAVID POZEN
Columbia Law School's Social Justice Initiatives, D.C. Externship Program, and Center for Law and Politics.
Associate Professor of Law
David Pozen joined the faculty in July 2012 as associate professor of law, with research interests in several areas of public law and in nonprofit organizations.
From 2010 to 2012, Pozen served as special advisor to the U.S. Department of States Legal Adviser, Harold Hongju Koh. Previously, Pozen clerked for Justice John Paul Stevens on the U.S. Supreme Court (2009-2010) and for Judge Merrick B. Garland on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit (2008-2009). From 2007 to 2008, Pozen served as special assistant to Senator Edward M. Kennedy on the Senate Judiciary Committee.
While at Yale Law School, Pozen was a book reviews editor of the Yale Law Journal and an Olin Fellow in Law, Economics, and Public Policy. He was awarded the Scharps Prize for best paper by a third-year student (2007), the Townsend Prize for best paper by a second-year student (2006), the Cohen Prize for best paper on a subject related to literature and the law (2007), and the Gherini Prize for best paper on international law or conflict of laws (2006). Pozen is a member of the District of Columbia and Massachusetts bars. In 2013, the Columbia Society of International Law recognized Professor Pozen with its Faculty Honors Award.
Preregistration and CLS alumni status is necessary to attend. Online preregistration will close at 5 p.m. on Monday, October 21st. Please note that space is limited so the favor of cancellation notice is requested, and confirmed reservations are transferrable. Kindly notify Danya Ray of transfers or cancellations as soon as possible, and, if possible, by the close of preregistration. We regret no on-site registration will be available.
NYS CLE CREDIT
Columbia Law School has been certified by the New York State Continuing Legal Education (CLE) Board as an Accredited Provider of CLE programs. Under New York State CLE regulations, this live, transitional and non-transitional CLE program will provide 1.5 credit hours that can be applied toward the Areas of Professional Practice requirement. CLE credit is awarded only for attendance of the entire session, as reflected in the program register, which attorneys seeking credit must sign both prior to and following their attending the session. Attorneys attending only part of a session are not eligible for partial credit for it although they are most welcome to attend it. On sign-out, attorneys should also submit their completed Evaluation Form, provided at the program. Please note the NYS Certificates of Attendance will be sent to the mailing address as it appears in the register unless otherwise noted there.
Please direct your inquiries to Danya Ray, (212-854-6486).