On Wednesday Jan. 6, ACS hosted a briefing on Friedrichs v. California Teachers Association, which deals with the constitutionality of "fair share fees" collected by unions, threatens to overturn forty years of precedent governing American labor relations and has the potential to invalidate provisions in thousands of collective bargaining agreements covering millions of workers. ...
Friedrichs v. California Teachers Association public employee unions Supreme Court
On Dec. 15, 2015, the American Constitution Society hosted a panel discussion reflecting on the 2000 presidential election, the unprecedented court battle that ensued and the Supreme Court decision that brought it to a close.
Joan Biskupic, Editor in Charge for Legal Affairs, Reuters News
Judith Browne Dianis, Co-Director, Advancement Project
Richard L. Hasen, Chancellor's...
On Oct. 26, 2015, the American Constitution Society and Economic Policy Institute hosted a panel discussion to discuss the legacy of the Immigration Act of 1965 and how we should confront challenges that persist.
Charles Kamasaki (moderator), Senior Cabinet Advisor, National Council of La Raza
Pratheepan Gulasekaram, Associate Professor of Law, Santa Clara University
Economic Policy Institute Immigration Act of 1965 Immigration law