The First Amendment Law Review will hold its annual symposium on Oct. 27 in Chapel Hill, NC. The event will bring together noted legal scholars, social scientists, and professionals to discuss the timely topic of fake news.
Attention attorneys: The symposium will carry 4.5 CLE credits!
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|9:00 AM||Opening Remarks
Mary-Rose Papandrea, Judge John J. Parker Distinguished Professor of Law, Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, University of North Carolina School of Law
|9:10 AM||Introduction of the Keynote Speaker
Ashton Cooke, First Amendment Law Review Editor-in-Chief, Volume 16
|9:15 AM||Keynote Address
Angie Drobnic Holan, Editor, Politifact
|10:15 AM||Morning Panel : The Relevance of the First Amendment in a “Post-Truth” World
Moderated by: Bill Marshall, William Rand Kenan, Jr. Distinguished Professor of Law, University of North Carolina School of Law
||Catered Lunch at the Carolina Club|
|12:30 PM||Afternoon Panel: Propaganda, Misinformation, and the Government as Speaker
Moderated by: Mary-Rose Papandrea, Judge John J. Parker Distinguished Professor of Law, Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, University of North Carolina School of Law
|2:00 PM||Afternoon Panel: Arbiters of Truth: Journalists, Social Media, and the Role of Technology
Moderated by: David S. Ardia, Associate Professor of Law and Co-Director of the Center for Media Law and Policy, University of North Carolina School of Law
|3:15 PM||Concluding Remarks
Lindsie Trego, Symposium Editor
John Cashion, Symposium Editor
For more information about the symposium, please contact the FALR Symposium Editors, Lindsie Trego, firstname.lastname@example.org and John Cashion, email@example.com or check FALR’s Facebook event page for updates.