“COVID, Federalism, and Localism,” Yale Law School Workshop Series

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Event time: 
Wednesday, October 14, 2020 - 5:00pm
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Event description: 

COVID-19: Law, Economics, Governance - A Virtual Workshop Series

This interdisciplinary virtual workshop and seminar led by Faculty Director Abbe Gluck ‘00 and Professors Ian Ayres ‘86 features leading scholars, industry leaders, scientists, advocates, and government experts to discuss the pandemic’s intersections with, and disruptions to, many areas of law. Topics range from elections to the incarcerated, constitutional law, vaccines, disparities, the workplace, and more. The workshop is open to the Yale community and typically will begin at 5pm or 6pm each week; Q&A will be conducted via the chat for those not enrolled in the seminar. Registration is required for non-YLS community members.


COVID, Federalism, and Localism - Panelists:

  • Richard Florida: University Professor, Professor of Economic Analysis and Policy at the Rotman School of Management and Distinguished Scholar-in-Residence, School of Cities, University of Toronto
  • David N. Schleicher: Professor of Law, Yale Law School
  • Miriam Seifter: Associate Professor of Law and Rowe Faculty Fellow in Regulatory Law, University of Wisconsin Law School
  • David Skeel: S. Samuel Arsht Professor of Corporate Law, University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School