June 25 - 28, 2017

Programs for Every Level

Annual Conference




Topic Tracks

Lawyers New to Higher Education

June 24-25

Foundation-building workshop designed to introduce the lawyer new to college and university law to the concepts, statutes, regulations, and practical knowledge needed to navigate key areas of practice.

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General Counsel Roundtables

June 24

Informal roundtable discussions designed to provide an opportunity for in-house chief legal officers to learn from one another while sharing knowledge, ideas, challenges and lessons learned.

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New! Materials Exclusively Online

Get everything you need for the Annual Conference online! Participants can download materials in real time and take notes directly onto downloaded pages. We will no longer be distributing hard copy materials on site. 

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Welcome & Opening Plenary

Free Speech Updated

The First Amendment in Higher Education: Protecting Free Expression and Preserving Inclusivity

June 25, 2017 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm 

We have assembled a range of viewpoints and perspectives on the First Amendment.  This provocative session will examine the challenges of protecting free speech on campus while promoting a safe and inclusive environment for all.

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