University of Idaho Critical Legal Studies Journal Symposium
Technology in the Law: is it leveling the playing field?
Friday, March 29, 2019
University of Idaho College of Law
514 West Jefferson St.
Boise, Idaho 83702
Special thank you to: the UI Federalist Society, the ISB Young Lawyers Section, ISB Government and Public-Sector Section, ISB Diversity Section.
This Symposium will explore issues surrounding the effect of technology in the justice system. The first panel will focus on how technology is affecting people of limited means and their access to courts. The second panel will be streamed from Moscow to Boise and will focus on E-filing in the state of Idaho and automated transactions and the implications on access to courts. The third panel will focus on social media from the bench and its effects on the court. Blair Janis will present the keynote speech. Mr. Janis is a contributing author to Law Technology Today and is a faculty member at BYU Law.
Our panelists include various members of Idaho’s state bar, legal scholars, judges, and justices. This Symposium is free and open to the public. Attendees can earn 3.75 CLE credits (1.25 of which can count towards ethics). To RSVP, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Symposium Program (Mountain Time)
|10:30-11:25 a.m.||Registration and refreshments|
|11:30 a.m.||Welcome by the Editor in Chief|
|11:45 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.||First Panel (Boise)-Moderator: Mike Satz
|12:45-1:00 p.m.||Break (light snacks)|
|1:00-2:00 p.m.||Second Panel (Teleconferenced from Moscow)
|2:00-2:15 p.m.||Break (light snacks)|
|2:15-3:30||Third Panel (Boise) – Moderator: Professor Murphy
|3:45-4:45 p.m.||Keynote Speaker – Blair Janis|
|4:45 p.m.||Closing Remarks|
**Reception to follow in Boise with light appetizers and desserts.