Constitutional Courts Conference - Agenda

Constitutional Courts Conference
1-3 November 2001

UPDATED AGENDA 

 

Thursday – 1 November       Bryan Cave Moot Courtroom, Room 310

2 p.m. 

Welcome  –  Joel Seligman, Stephen H. Legomsky, Stanley L. Paulson

2:30-3:30 p.m. 

Opening Address  –  Donald P. Kommers  
Constitutional Review in the Contemporary World

3:30-3:45 p.m.  Coffee Break 
3:45-6:15 p.m. 

Centralized Constitutional Review in Austria:   Developments in the Post-World War I Period

 

Moderator:                    Paper Presenters:

 

John O. Haley               Theo Öhlinger 
                                     Wilhelm Brauneder 
                                      Georg Schmitz

 
 
5-5:15 p.m. Coffee Break between presentations and discussion
6:30 p.m.

Open Reception – 
W. L. Hadley Griffin Student Commons, 3rd Floor

7:45 p.m. 

Dinner for Speakers and Presenters – 
Janite Lee Reading Room, Library 4th Floor

Friday – 2 November            Bryan Cave Moot Courtroom, Room 310       

9:30 a.m. 

Welcome and Opening Remarks  –  Stanley L. Paulson

9:30 a.m.-Noon

Aspects of the History of Centralized Constitutional Review in Germany

 

  Moderator:                           Paper Presenters:

 

Lea S. VanderVelde            Werner Heun
                                           Michael Stolleis
                                           Martin Borowski        

 
 
10:45-11 a.m.

Coffee Break between presentations and discussion

 

12:15-1:45 p.m.     Lunch, Free Time (Speakers and Presenters will shuttle to Whittemore House)

1:45-6 p.m.   

Centralized Constitutional Review in the Post-World War II Period

 

Moderator:                             Paper Presenters:

 

Leila Nadya Sadat                John Ferejohn      
                                           Pasquale Pasquino 
                                           Victor Ferreres           
                                           Wojciech Sadurski
                                            Mark Gillis
                                            Kim Lane Scheppele
                                            Michel Troper

 
 
 
3:45-4 p.m.

Coffee Break between presentations and discussion

6:15 p.m.   

Open Reception – 
Janite Lee Reading Room, Library 4th Floor

7:30 p.m.

Banquet for Speakers and Presenters 
(Shuttle to Ritz-Carlton St. Louis)

Saturday – 3 November         Bryan Cave Moot Courtroom, Room 310       

8:30 a.m. 

Continental Breakfast – 
Outside Bryan Cave Moot Courtroom, Room 310

9 a.m.

Welcome and Opening Remarks  –  Lee Epstein

9-10:45 a.m. 

Access to High Courts

 

Moderator:                           Paper Presenters:

 

Clark Cunningham             Gregory Caldeira           
                                         Sunita Parikh 
                                         Stacy A. Nyikos 
                                         Pasquale Pasquino       

 
 

Commentators:
Walter Murphy
H. W. Perry

 
 
10:45-11 a.m. 

Coffee Break between presentations and discussion

11 a.m.-1 p.m. 

Judicial Selection, Judicial Decisions

 

Moderator:                         Paper Presenters:

 

Randall L. Calvert             Lee Epstein
                                        Olga Shvetsova
                                        Gretchen Helmke
                                        Pablo Spiller
                                        Jack Knight 

 
 
 

Commentators:

 

Barry Friedman

 

Douglass C. North

1:15-2:45 p.m.

Lunch, Free Time            
(Speakers and Presenters meet in W. L. Hadley Griffin
 Student Commons, 3rd Floor)

2:45-6 p.m. 

Juridico-Philosophical Dimensions of Constitutional Review

 

Moderator:                          Paper Presenters:

 

Thomas Mertens               Robert Alexy
                                        Frank Michelman
                                        Ronald Dworkin 
                                        Rodolfo Arango
                                        Jürgen Habermas

4:15-4:30 p.m. 

Coffee Break between presentations and discussion)

6 p.m.  

Closing Remarks

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