Sessions Information

  • January 4, 2017
    10:30 am - 12:15 pm
    Session Type: Section Call for Papers
    Session Capacity: 108
    Hotel: Hilton San Francisco Union Square
    Room: Continental Ballroom 8
    Floor: Ballroom Level

    This panel explores intersections between family law and constitutional law. Topics to be covered include: comparative constitutional approaches to family reunification and the right to family life; the intersection of parentage law with constitutional parental rights; the historical and constitutional regulation of sex equality, feminism, and nonmarital families; abortion jurisprudence and family roles; and the preservation of the monoracial family and constitutional limits on family formation contracts. The papers will be published in June 2017 in Constitutional Commentary, a faculty-edited journal at the University of Minnesota Law School.


    Business meeting at program conclusion.


Session Speakers
Organization: University of Virginia School of Law

Organization: SMU Dedman School of Law

Organization: University of Minnesota Law School

Organization: Indiana Tech Law School
Speaker from a Call for Papers

Organization: University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School

Organization: University of California, Berkeley School of Law

Organization: University of Southern California Gould School of Law

Session Fees
  • [4180] Family and Juvenile Law, Co-Sponsored by Constitutional Law: $0.00