Return to Missouri v. Holland A Symposium on Federalism & International Law

Missouri Law Review 2008 Symposium

February 15-16, 2008
Hulston Hall


Friday, February 15

8:00 a.m.

Continental Breakfast at Law School

8:30 a.m.

Symposium Welcome
Dean Larry Dessem, Univ. of Missouri School of LawPeggy McGuinness, Univ. of Missouri School of Law

8:45 – 10:30 a.m.

Panel 1: Missouri v. Holland: The Treaty Power, Legislative Powers and the Tenth AmendmentPresentations
Carlos Vazquez, Georgetown University Law Center
W(h)ither Missouri v. Holland?Edward T. Swaine, George Washington Law School
Putting Missouri v. Holland on the Map.

Michael Ramsey, University of San Diego Law School
Missouri v. Holland and Historical Textualism Commentators
David Golove, New York University Law SchoolNicholas Quinn Rosenkranz, Georgetown University Law Center

10:30 a.m.

Coffee Break

10:45 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.

Panel 2: States as International Law MakersPresentations
Paul Stephan, University of Virginia Law School
What Story Got WrongDuncan Hollis, Temple University Law School
Unpacking the Compact Clause

Julian Ku, Hofstra Law School
[Title TBD]Commentators
Janet Levit, Interim Dean, Tulsa Law SchoolDavid P. Stewart, State Department

2:00 p.m.

Nelson Lecture and Keynote
Judith Resnik, Yale Law School
The Internationalism of American Federalism

3:00 p.m.

Coffee Break

3:15 – 4:45 p.m.

Panel 3: International Law and Inter-systemic Governance Presentations
Robert Ahdieh, Emory Law School/Princeton University
The New Federalism and New Voices in International Law

Paul Schiff Berman, Univ. of Connecticut Law School
Federalism and International Law Through the Lens of Legal Pluralism

Ilya Somin, George Mason Law School
Tiebout Goes Global: International Migration as a Tool for Voting With Your Feet Commentators
Peter Spiro, Temple University Law SchoolPeggy McGuinness, Univ. of Missouri School of Law

Saturday, February 16

7:30 a.m.

Continental Breakfast at the Law School

8:00 – 10:00 a.m.

Roundtable Discussion and Wrap-up