Freedom versus Fairness?: The Tension Between Free Market and Populist Ideals in Labor

Tuesday, February 27, 2018

8:30am – 12:30pm

Please join us for a conference co-hosted by the NYU Journal of Law and Liberty on Freedom versus Fairness?: The Tension Between Free Market and Populist Ideals in Labor.

New York University School of Law
Greenberg Lounge, Vanderbilt Hall
40 Washington Square South, New York, NY 10012

This symposium will bring together leaders in law and economics to explore topical issues in the regulation of labor. Consisting of two panels and a keynote speech by the Honorable John M. True III, the symposium will discuss various legal frameworks that attempt to create and enforce fair labor standards. The first panel will discuss legislation that regulates the domestic labor force, with special attention toward Janus v. AFSCME. The second panel will discuss recent executive orders and their implications on immigrant labor in the United States.

We will begin registration with a continental breakfast at 8:30am, followed by opening remarks at 9:00am. We will conclude at 12:30pm, with lunch to follow.

Approved for 3.5 CLE credits in the area of professional practice, this event is appropriate for both newly admitted and experienced attorneys.

Please RSVP here: https://nyu.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_bygHP4QPup3unOd 

If you have any questions, please contact Program Manager Laura Creste at laura.creste@nyu.edu.