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Digital Recordings

“100 Years Strong – A Woman’s Vote”
(Recorded August 18, 2020)
Panel Program co-sponsored by Cornell Law School Mary Kennedy Brown Society, Cornell Women Advocacy Network and President’s Council of Cornell Women
Jason Beekman, AB ’08, JD ’11, Sr. Director, Business & Legal Affairs, RadicalMedia and Former Finance Director for Congresswoman Sharice Davids JD ’10
Elaine Engst, MA ’72, Archivist Emerita, Cornell University
Ashley Wilson, MPA 07, Director, State and Local Political Campaigns at NGP VAN
Jacquie Duval, JD ’92 (Moderator), Of Counsel, Herrick, Feinstein LLP

“Hot Topics for Start-Ups and Emerging Companies — Navigating Return to Work Issues Amid the COVID-19 Pandemic”
(Recorded August 13, 2020)
Sponsored by Cornell Tech & Cornell Law School
Alison Gabay, BS ’16, Associate, Epstein Becker & Green
Nancy Gunzenhauser Popper, Associate, Epstein Becker & Green
Ian Carleton Schaefer, BS ’01, Member, Epstein Becker & Green
David Weiss, Member, Epstein Becker & Green; Adjunct Professor, Cornell Tech
Marc Vainrib, LLM-Tech ’20, MBA ’21 (Host)

“Debt for Fintechs: Structures, Advantages and Pain Points”
(Recorded August 7, 2020)
Sponsored by Cornell Tech & Cornell Law School
Richard Davis, Partner, Paul Hastings
Irina Marinescu, Associate, Paul Hasting
Chukwuma Okoroafor, LLM-Tech ’20 (Host)

“The Impact of the Coronavirus Crisis on Immigrants and Immigration”
(Recorded July 30, 2020)
Jakki Kelley-Widmer, Associate Clinical Professor of Law (Lawyering), Cornell Law School
Stephen Yale-Loehr, AB ’77, JD ’81, Professor of Immigration Law Practice, Cornell Law School
Camilah Hamideh, Candidate for JD ’22, Cornell Law School


“High Above Cayuga’s Water? Providing Legal Assistance to the Cannabis Industry”
(Recorded July 9, 2020)
W. Bradley Wendel, Edwin H. Woodruff Professor of Law, Cornell Law School


“From Broken Windows to Saturation Policing: The Origin of Animosity Between Communities of Color and Police Departments”
(Recorded: June 30, 2020)
Joe Margulies, Professor of Law and Government, Cornell Law School

“The Constitution and COVID-19”
(Recorded: June 25, 2020)
Michael C. Dorf, Robert S. Stevens Professor of Law, Cornell Law School

“Crisis Bailouts, Public Infrastructure, and the Need for a National Investment Authority”
(Recorded: June 18, 2020)
Saule Omarova, Beth and Marc Goldberg Professor of Law, Cornell Law School

“The Future of the Free Exercise and Establishment Clauses in the Roberts Court”
(Recorded: June 11, 2020)
Nelson Tebbe, Professor of Law, Cornell Law School

“COVID-19 and its Impact on the Global Legal System”
(Recorded: June 6, 2020)
Jens Ohlin, Vice Dean and Professor of Law
Juan Carlos Esguerra Portocarrero, LL.M. ’73, Partner, Esguerra Asesores Juridicos & Ex Minister of Justice and Law of Colombia
Pierre Descheemaeker, LL.M. 73, Partner, August Debouzy
Vikrant Pachnanda, LL.M. ’14, Advocate-on-Record, Supreme Court of India & Aviation Attorney

“Jobs, Recessions, & COVID-19: Cornell Law Alumni discuss tips for adapting to changes in the legal industry”
(Recorded: May 29, 2020)
Kasey Ashford, JD ’19, Judicial Law Clerk, U.S. District Courts, Eastern District of Arkansas
Tamim Bazzi, LLM ’09, Associate, Cooley
Nate Isaacson, JD ’07, Vice President of Legal, Sloan Valve Company
Natalya Johnson, AB ’07, JD ’10, Associate, Riker Danzig Scherer Hyland & Perretti LLP

“When Disaster Strikes”
(Recorded: May 20, 2020)
Stephanie Sharron, JD ’92, Partner, Morrison Foerster

“The Impact of COVID-19 on International Trade and Commerce”
(Recorded: May 14, 2020)
Les Glick, BS ’67, JD ’70, Shareholder, Butzel Long

“Affordable Housing in New Jersey: Is it a Right or a Privilege?”
(Recorded: April 30, 2020)
Eduardo M. Peñalver, AB ’94, Allan R. Tessler Dean & Professor of Law, Cornell Law School
Baye Adofo-Wilson, MRP ’94, Of Counsel, Post Polak, P.A.
David Cronheim, AB ’07, JD ’10, Of Counsel, Clemente Mueller and General Counsel to Cronheim Companies
David Gibbons, JD ’96, President & CEO, Elberon Development Group

"Being Smart about Smart Contracts and Secure about Security Tokens"
(Recorded: March 27, 2020)
Susan Joseph, BS ’81, Managing Parter SusanJosephLLC and Owner, Law Firm of Susan Joseph
Barry Seeman, BS ’83, MEng ’85, MBA ’87, Founder, Bear Run Partners

“A Government of Laws…”
(Recorded: January 21, 2020)
Judge Douglas H. Ginsburg, BS ’70, United States Court of Appeals, DC Circuit

“Being a Lawyer in the Best Sense in Today’s America”
(Recorded: November 13, 2018)
Stephen Robinson, AB ’81, JD ’84, Partner, Skadden Arps

“Cyber Space Odyssey” A Cautionary Tale”
(Recorded: September 13, 2018)
Len Kennedy, AB ’74, JD ’77, Retired Senior Advisor to the CEO, Neustar

"Commencing and Conducting the Internal Investigation: What Must Be Considered?"
(Recorded: February 21, 2018)
Barry Rashkover, JD '86, Partner Sidley Austin LLP
Program Audio Only: Click HERE to listen to Mr. Rashkover's audio file

"A Lawyer's Life: Reflections on Nearly Four Decades of Representing Poor People in New York City"
(Recorded: November 9, 2017)
Doug Lasdon, JD '81, Founder and Executive Director, Urban Justice Center
Program Audio Only: Click HERE to listen to Mr. Lasdon's audio file