2020 Symposium

Voting in the Last Frontier: A Discussion on Alaskan Election Law

  The symposium is co-Sponsored with the University of Alaska-Anchorage Justice Center. The event will occur on October 30, 2020 from 8:30 to 12:30 ADT via Zoom. Registered attorneys will receive 3.0 CLE hours. Register Here

 

I. Schedule of Events

The following represents the schedule of the symposium’s events:

8:30 Introduction
Professor Ryan Fortson
University of Alaska Anchorage Justice
Center
8:45 Keynote Address
Dean Erwin Chemerinsky
Dean; University of California, Berkeley Law School
9:30 Break
9:45 Panel: Engaging in Alaskan Democracy
Alaska’s Ballot Initiative Today: History, Practice, and Process – Elizabeth Bakalar, Former Senior Assistant Attorney General, Current Municipal AttorneyAlaskan Exceptionalism in Campaign Finance – Chad Flanders,
Professor of Law, Saint Louis University School of Law

Commenter- Susan Orlansky, Reeves Amodio LLC

Moderator- Professor Thomas Metzloff, Duke University School of Law; Alaska Law Review

10:45 Break
11:00 Panel: A Conversation on Alaska Ballot Measure 2
Scott Kendall, Alaskans for Better ElectionsProfessor Ryan Fortson, University of Alaska Anchorage

Moderator – James Brooks, Anchorage Daily News

12:00 Closing Remarks

Professor Ryan Fortson, University of Alaska Anchorage Justice Center

 

2020 Symposium

Voting in the Last Frontier: A Discussion on Alaskan Election Law

  The symposium is co-Sponsored with the University of Alaska-Anchorage Justice Center. The event will occur on October 30, 2020 from 8:30 to 12:30 ADT via Zoom. Registered attorneys will receive 3.0 CLE hours. Register Here

 

I. Schedule of Events

The following represents the schedule of the symposium’s events:

8:30 Introduction
Professor Ryan Fortson
University of Alaska Anchorage Justice
Center
8:45 Keynote Address
Dean Erwin Chemerinsky
Dean; University of California, Berkeley Law School
9:30 Break
9:45 Panel: Engaging in Alaskan Democracy
Alaska’s Ballot Initiative Today: History, Practice, and Process – Elizabeth Bakalar, Former Senior Assistant Attorney General, Current Municipal AttorneyAlaskan Exceptionalism in Campaign Finance – Chad Flanders,
Professor of Law, Saint Louis University School of Law

Commenter- Susan Orlansky, Reeves Amodio LLC

Moderator- Professor Thomas Metzloff, Duke University School of Law; Alaska Law Review

10:45 Break
11:00 Panel: A Conversation on Alaska Ballot Measure 2
Scott Kendall, Alaskans for Better ElectionsProfessor Ryan Fortson, University of Alaska Anchorage

Moderator – James Brooks, Anchorage Daily News

12:00 Closing Remarks

Professor Ryan Fortson, University of Alaska Anchorage Justice Center