Apr. 4-5: Coming Together of Peoples Conference

The Indigenous Law Student Association presents the 28th Annual Coming Together of Peoples Conference beginning at 3 p.m., April 4, and concluding at 4 p.m. on April 5. An abbreviated schedule follows:

April 4, 2014, Lubar Commons
3:30-5 p.m. -- Tribal Law and the Economy (co-sponsored by the Federalist Society)
6-7 p.m. -- Stacy Leeds, Hastie alumna and dean of University of Arkansas Law School, presents the plenary keynote

April 5, 2014, Room 2211
9-10:30 a.m. -- Mining and the Environment (co-sponsored by the Environmental Law Society)
10:30-12 a.m. -- Mining and Tribal Sovereignty (co-sponsored by the Environmental Law Society)
12:10-1 p.m. -- Brian Pierson from Godfrey and Kahn's Indian Nations Law Team presents the plenary keynote
1-2:30 p.m. -- Tribal Same-Sex Marriage and Adoption (co-sponsored by the Women's Law Student Association, the Children's Justice Project and QLaw)
2:30-4 p.m. -- Sports Law and Mascots (co-sponsored by the Sports and Entertainment Law Society)
4-4:30 p.m. -- James Schlender, Jr., Lac Courte Oreilles Legal Department, presents closing remarks

Please email Jason Sanders, ILSA president, or Justin Curtis, ILSA vice president, for details.

Submitted by Law School News on April 3, 2014

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