2015 Symposium

LRSymposium

The 2015 University of La Verne Law Review Symposium will examine contemporary issues in California water law and policy.

The symposium features scholars, government leaders, attorneys, and experts on water-related issues.  Our four panels will explore the impact of the drought, new water-related legislation, contemporary approaches to water allocation, and socio-cultural issues related to water.  Please see the symposium schedule for the full list of speakers.

When: Friday, March 20, 2015.  Registration will start at 8:00AM.  The program will begin at 8:45AM and conclude at 5:00PM.  You are welcome to attend for all or any part of the event.  Please see the full schedule for complete details.

Where: The University of La Verne College of Law, located at 320 East D Street, Ontario, CA 91764.

CostFree to all (pre-registration is required, however).  The fee for participants wishing to receive California MCLE credit is $50.

Registration:  Register online now!

California MCLE Credit:  An application for California MCLE credit is pending with the State Bar of California.  The application requests that attendees receive 5.75 hours of credit.  Please note that participants wishing to receive California MCLE credit must indicate so on their registration, and are responsible for a fee of $50.

QuestionsIf you would like any additional information, please contact noelia.barajas@laverne.edu, or lindsey.williams@laverne.edu.

2014 Symposium

The year 2014 marked the 60th anniversary of the landmark civil rights decision, Brown v. Board of Education, and the Law Review honored the occasion with its symposium entitled “Brown v. Board of Education at 60: Cause Lawyering for a New Generation.”

2013 Symposium

In 2013, the La Verne Law Review hosted it’s second annual symposium on §1983 Civil Rights.  The event was held on February 7 and 8 at the Ayers Hotel in Ontario, CA, and featured many expert guest speakers including Erwin Chemerinsky.  The region’s leading civil rights experts, practitioners and law enforcement officials discussed §1983 litigation, including basic concepts, strategies, defenses and developing law.  The event was so successful, that the College of Law opted to adopt the theme for their main College of Law Symposium in 2014.

2012 Symposium

Early in 2012, the La Verne Law Review hosted a very successful symposium on §1983 Civil Rights.  The event was held in Ontario, CA, and featured many expert guest speakers including Erwin Chemerinsky.

2011 Symposium

Join some of the nation’s leading academic experts on Alternative Dispute Resolution who will be gathered at the University of La Verne College of Law for the 2011 Symposium titled, “Forecasting the Future: Cutting Edge Issues in ADR.” In coordination with the live event, the University of La Verne Law Review has published a Symposium Issue on Alternative Dispute Resolution.

2010 Symposium

Some of the nation’s leading academic experts on immigration law and policy gathered at the University of La Verne College of Law to grapple with a wide range of cutting edge immigration issues. In coordination with the live event, the University of La Verne Law Review published a Symposium Issue on Immigration Law in May 2010.