Events

Religious Tribunals and the Law: Conciliation or Conflict

March 17, 2014
1:00 – 5:00

  • Willamette University College of Law
  • Truman Wesley Collins Legal Center
  • John C. Paulus Lecture Hall (Room 201)

Schedule of Events

1:00

Welcome
Associate Dean Norman Williams, Willamette University College of Law
Professor Steven Green, Willamette University College of Law

1:10-2:10

Keynote
Professor Julie Macfarlane, University of Windsor Law School

2:15-3:30

Panel 1: How Religious Groups Resolve Disputes

  • Professor Kathleen M. Moore, University of California, Santa Barbara
  • Professor Sukhsimranjit Singh, Willamette University College of Law
  • Rabbi Michael Kaplan, Ahavath Achim, Portland
  • Michael Dwyer, Dwyer Mediation Center, Portland
3:30 Coffee break
3:45-4:45

Panel 2: Legal Issues: Delegation, Recognition and Enforcement

  • Professor Michael Helfand, Pepperdine University Law School
  • Professor Nathan Oman, William and Mary Law School
  • Professor Steven Green, Willamette University College of Law
4:45 Concluding Remarks

Sponsored by: "The Willamette University College of Law", "Center for Religion, Law & Democracy", "Center for Dispute Resolution" and "Center for Constitutional Government"

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