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Business Law Fall Forum

Fall Forum Schedule

8:00 am - 8:30 am

Registration and Continental Breakfast

8:30 am - 8:45 am

Welcome and Introduction

Amy Bushaw, Professor of Law, Lewis & Clark Law School

Jennifer Johnson, Dean and Erskine Wood Sr. Professor of Law, Lewis & Clark Law School

Henry Drummonds, Professor of Law and Academic Organizer of 2015 Lewis and Clark Business Law Forum, Lewis & Clark Law School- INTRODUCTION: The Clash of Employee Liberty and Legitimate Employer Interests in Secrets, Loyalty, and Investments in Employees.”

8:45 am -10:15 am 

Session 1—Contractual Restrictions on Post-Employment Activity
  • Evan Starr- Assistant Professor, University of Maryland
  • Norman Bishara- Associate Professor of Business Law and Ethics, Stephen M. Ross School of Business, University of Michigan

Commentators:

  • The Honorable Thomas A. Balmer- Chief Justice, State of Oregon
  • Richelle Luther- Deputy General Counsel, Columbia Sportswear
  • Keith Cunningham-Parmeter- Professor of Law, Willamette University
  • Rachel Arnow-Richman- Professor of Law and Director, Workplace Law Program, University of Denver School of Law

Moderator:

  • Amy Bushaw- Professor of Law, Lewis & Clark Law School

10:15 am – 10:30 am

Morning Break

10:30 am – 12:15 pm 

Session 2—Contractual Restrictions- Part II
  • Rachel Arnow-Richman- Professor of Law and Director, Workplace Law Program, University of Denver School of Law
  • Robert Gomulkiewicz - UW Law Foundation Professor of Law & Faculty Director of the Law, Technology & Arts Group, University of Washington School of Law

Commentators:

  • Governor Theodore Kulongoski- State of Oregon (2003-2011)
  • Joe Adams- Vice-President & Associate General Counsel, Intel Corporation
  • The Honorable Susan P. Graber- United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
  • Orly Lobel- Don Weckstein Professor of Labor and Employment Law, University of San Diego School of Law
  • Norman Bishara- Associate Professor of Business Law and Ethics, Stephen M. Ross School of Business, University of Michigan

Moderator:

  • Jeffrey Jones- Professor of Law, Lewis & Clark Law School

12:15 pm - 1:30pm

Lunch

1:30 pm – 3:15 pm 

Session 3—Secrets and Innovation
  • Rochelle Dreyfuss- Pauline Newman Professor of Law, Co-Director, Engelberg Center on Innovation Law & Policy, New York University School of Law
  • Orly Lobel- Don Weckstein Professor of Labor and Employment Law, University of San Diego School of Law

Commentators:

  • The Honorable Jack Landau- Justice, Oregon Supreme Court
  • Kurt Nath Tandan, Associate General Counsel, Adidas North America, Inc.
  • Holly Hearn- Global Employment Counsel, Nike Legal
  • Robert Gomulkiewicz - UW Law Foundation Professor of Law & Faculty Director of the Law, Technology & Arts Group, University of Washington School of Law
  • Elizabeth Tippett - Assistant Professor, University of Oregon School of Law

Moderator:

  • Anna Laakmann- Associate Professor of Law, Lewis & Clark Law School

3:15 pm - 3:30 pm

Afternoon Break

3:30 pm - 4:30 pm 

Session 4—New Practices and New Problems
  • Elizabeth Tippett - Assistant Professor, University of Oregon School of Law

Commentators:

  • The Honorable Robert D. Durham- Associate Justice, Oregon Supreme Court (Ret.)
  • Laura Salerno Owens- Lawyer, Markowitz, Herbold
  • Evan Starr- Assistant Professor, University of Maryland

Moderator:

  • Henry Drummonds- Professor of Law, Lewis & Clark Law School

4:30 pm – 5:00 pm

Q&A and Forum Wrap Up

5:00 pm - 6:00 pm 

Wine and Cheese Reception

 

Please email questions to  Kari Baxter or Henry Drummonds, or call the Business Law Department at 503-768-6639.

Business Law Fall Forum

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    Business Law is located in Legal Research Center on the Law Campus.

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    Coordinator of Business Law Programs
    Kari Baxter
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    Assistant Dean & Director Steve Goebel

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