This year's Childress Program is scheduled to take place from 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 12 in the William H. Kniep Courtroom in Morrissey Hall, and will focuse on statutory interpretation and the divergent means through which statutes take shape and are interpreted in a contemporary context.
William Eskridge Jr., J.D., the John A. Garver Professor of Jurisprudence at Yale Law School, will present, "Nino's Nightmare: Norms and Purposes in Legisprudence." Following Eskridge's keynote address will be commentary from leading scholars in the area, as well as a panel addressing the broader world of statutory interpretation.
For more information and to register, visit the School of Law's website. This event is available for 5.8 Missouri Continuing Legal Education credits.