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Fall 2014: The 8th Annual Global Justice Forum

The 8th annual Global Justice Forum will be held on October 17th, 2014 at the Columbia Law School, New York, NY and will focus on Income Inequality.

Following you can read a copy of the Forum agenda.

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Robert L. Lieff

 and

 The Richard Paul Richman Center for Business, Law,
and Public Policy at Columbia University

 present

 The 8th Global Justice Forum
Fall 2014

 Income Inequality

 October 17, 2014

Columbia Law School
Jerome Green Hall
435 West 116th Street
New York, NY

 Program:

8:00 – 8:30 AM

REGISTRATION & BREAKFAST
Jerome Green Hall Lobby (JGH)
8:30 – 8:45 AM WELCOME REMARKS
Robert L. Lieff (Of Counsel, Lieff Cabraser Heimann and Bernstein, LLP), and Jesse J. Greene, Jr. (Senior Fellow, Richard Paul Richman Center for Business, Law, and Public Policy at Columbia University)
8:45 – 10:00 AM PANEL 1:
ECONOMIC FORCES BEHIND RISING INEQUALITY
MODERATOR: Pierre YaredAssociate Professor of Business, Columbia Business School
PANELISTS: Richard Burkhauser (Sarah Gibson Blanding Professor of Policy Analysis, Cornell University), Irwin Garfinkel (Mitchell I. Ginsberg Professor of Contemporary Urban Problems, Columbia School of Social Work), Andrew L. Stern (Senior Fellow, Richard Paul Richman Center for Business, Law, and Public Policy at Columbia University)
10:00 – 10:15 AM BREAK
10:15 AM – 11:30 AM PANEL 2:
PERSPECTIVE ON ECONOMIC POLICY: HOUSING, EDUCATION, LABOR MARKETS
MODERATOR: Christopher J. MayerPaul Milstein Professor of Real Estate, Columbia Business School and Co-Director, Richard Paul Richman Center for Business, Law, and Public Policy
PANELISTS: Michael J. Graetz (Columbia Alumni Professor of Tax Law, Columbia Law School), Richard P. Richman (Chairman and Founder, The Richman Group, Inc.), Jonah Rockoff (Associate Professor, Columbia Business School)
11:30 – 11:45 AM BREAK
11:45 – 12:30 PM BRAZIL’S PERSPECTIVE ON EQUALITY
Diogo de Sant’AnaVice-Minister, General-Secretariat of the Presidency of the Republic of Brazil
12:45 – 2:00 PM LUNCHEON (By Invitation Only)
The Italian Academy – Teatro Room
LUNCHEON KEYNOTE SPEAKER (Starting at 1:00 PM)
Kenneth R. FeinbergFounder, Managing Partner, Feinberg Rozen LLP
2:00 – 2:15 PM BREAK
2:15 – 3:30 PM PANEL 3:
JUDICIAL AND REGULATORY POLICY: CONSUMER AND EMPLOYMENT CONTRACTS, ACCESS TO COURTS AND ARBITRATION
MODERATOR: Elizabeth CabraserPartner, Lieff Cabraser Heimann & Bernstein, LLP
PANELISTS: Hon. Jed S. Rakoff (U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of New York and Adjunct Professor, Columbia Law School),Avery W. Katz (Milton Handler Professor of Law and Vice Dean, Columbia Law School), F. Paul Bland, Jr. (Executive Director, Public Justice), Steven Fineman (Managing Partner, Lieff Cabraser Heimann & Bernstein, LLP), Archis A. Parasharami (Partner, Mayer Brown LLP)
3:30 – 3:45 PM BREAK
3:45 – 4:45 PM KEYNOTE SPEAKER
Alan B. KruegerBendheim Professor of Economics and Public Affairs, Princeton University and former chairman of the White House Council of Economic Advisers
4:45 – 5:00 PM SUMMATION AND CLOSING
5:30 – 7:30 PM COCKTAIL RECEPTION (By Invitation Only)
The Italian Academy – Teatro Room

  For the past nine years, the Global Justice Forum has brought together more than 300 participants from 30 countries on six continents. The Forum is presented by Robert L. Lieff and the Richard Paul Richman Center for Business, Law, and Public Policy at Columbia University.

Non-transitional NYS CLE credit is available for this event.