Feeling the urge to get out of the office? Want to expand your legal knowledge base? We have just the ticket.
If you’re near Lexington on Tuesday, take in the annual Supreme Court Preview at the Washington and Lee law school. Highlights will include Prof. Brian Murchison addressing fleeting expletives and Prof. Adam Scales discussing FDA preemption of tort claims for drug makers. The analysis starts at 6 p.m. at the Millhiser Moot Court Room.
On Wednesday, make your way to the George Mason University law school for a seminar on drug trafficking, drug prevention policy, and drug crime sentencing, sponsored in part by U.S. Sen. Jim Webb, D-Va. Panelists include federal law enforcement types as well as representatives of the courts, the news media, and academia. It all starts with a continental breakfast at 8 a.m.
By Peter Vieth