April 5, 2012
Indiana Law Review Symposium
Reflecting on Forty Years of Merit Selection
Location: Inlow Hall, 530 W. New York Street, Indianapolis, IN
Contact: Beau Zoeller firstname.lastname@example.org
There is no fee to attend this event but registration is required.
|8:30 a.m.||Welcome from Dean Roberts|
|8:40 a.m.||Welcome and Introduction of Mr. Robinson by the Honorable Frank Sullivan, Jr., Indiana Supreme Court|
|9:00 a.m.||Keynote Speaker: ABA President Wm. T. (Bill) Robinson III|
|9:30 a.m.||Merit Selection in Indiana: The Foundation for a Fair and Impartial Appellate Judiciary The Honorable Edward W. Najam, Jr., Indiana Court of Appeals|
|10:30 a.m.||"Diversity in Merit Selection Systems" Mr. K.O. Myers, Director of Research & Programs, American Judicature Society|
|11:00 a.m.||"Retention Elections after Iowa 2010" (panel discussion) |
Moderator: The Honorable Melissa S. May, Indiana Court of Appeals
|1:30 p.m.||"The Perils of Merit Selection" Mr. James Bopp, Jr., Bopp, Coleson, & Bostrom|
|2:15 p.m.||"Recusal Reform: An Antidote to Citizens United and White" Professor Penny White, University of Tennessee College of Law|
|3:15 p.m.||"Should Indiana Merit Selection Be Trumpeted, Tweaked, or Trashed? The Governors Counsels" (panel discussion) |
Moderator: The Honorable Tim Oakes, Marion Superior Court
Parking is available for a nominal fee at the campus Gateway Garage, located on the corner of Michigan and California Streets. (Address is 525 Blackford Street). Parking is also available for a nominal fee at the Natatorium Garage two blocks west of the law school.
Individuals with disabilities who need special assistance should call (317) 278-4789 no later than one week prior to the event. Special arrangements can be made to accommodate most needs.