2020 DC Indian Law Conference [Virtual]
Date: November 5 6, 2020
Description: From the global pandemic to racial justice and the U.S. Supreme Court's decision in McGirt v. Oklahoma, 2020 has presented novel challenges and opportunities, bringing Indian Country and the nation to a turning point. Please join us for the Virtual D.C. Indian Law Conference on November 5-6, 2020 as we hear how Tribes are navigating this unparalleled chapter in modern history.
Qui Tam Section: False Claims Act Today - District of Arizona
Date: November 10, 2020
Description: Hosted by the FBA's Qui Tam Section, often in cooperation with local FBA chapters, "The False Claims Act Today" is a discussion series that examines the details of real-life FCA practice in specific jurisdictions.
Immigration Law Section Webinar: Nasrallah v. Barr and the Scope of Judicial Review
Date: November 13, 2020
Description: Join us for a discussion with Helen Parsonage about her recent win before the U.S. Supreme Court in the case of Nasrallah v. Barr, which held that federal courts have jurisdiction to hear appeals from non-citizens with criminal convictions who fear they will be tortured if they are removed.
Webinar: The Capitol Hill Chapter's Quarterly Supreme Court Update with Charlie, Caroline, and Blake
Date: November 18, 2020
Description: Join us for this quarter’s Supreme Court update from Supreme Court practitioners Charlie Dameron, Caroline Flynn, and Blake Stafford. Charlie, Caroline, and Blake have experience clerking with the Court and federal courts of appeals, briefing cases argued before the Justices, and preparing frequent and repeat players for oral arguments, in addition to myriad fantastic experiences.
Webinar: ADR in the Covid Era - Neutral, In-House, and Outside Counsel Perspectives
Date: December 9, 2020
Description: This presentation will seek to bring a spectrum of perspectives on Alternative Dispute Resolution and to explore the impact that COVID-19 has had on ADR.
Webinar: Pursuing Veteran Herbicide Exposure Cases
Date: December 16, 2020
Description: The webinar will explore the history of herbicide exposure claims subsequent to the enactment of the Agent Orange Act of 1991. This will include an analysis of the Blue Water Navy and the landmark case of Procopio v. Wilkie. We will look at the role of Congress and difficulties in obtaining supportive legislation. The webinar will also explore herbicide exposure areas outside of Vietnam including
2021 Qui Tam Conference
Date: February 17 19, 2021
Description: Join the FBA’s Qui Tam Section for a three-day virtual conference from Feb. 17 to Feb. 19, 2021. Programming will start each day at 12:00pm ET, kicking off on Day One with a keynote from Sen. Chuck Grassley, an architect of the False Claims Act (FCA) in its modern form and the force behind numerous other whistleblower laws.