The Symposium on "The Future of Families and of Family Law in America” is co-sponsored and supported by the Ave Maria Law Review and by the BYU Journal of Public Law, which will publish timely-submitted and edited papers presented at the symposium. The purpose of the symposium is to bring together thoughtful legal scholars with diverse perspectives to consider the scope, direction and pace of changes in families and family law, and to discuss what effects those changes may produce in America and in American law in the future. Dean Gilbert Holmes is the keynote speaker.

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Friday, October 10th
8:00 AM


J. Reuben Clark Law School

Room 472 JRCB

8:00 AM - 8:30 AM

8:40 AM

Session I

John C. Eastman
Allan C. Carlson
Paul Kerry
Carlos Martinez de Aguirre
Mark Strasser

Room 472 JRCB

8:40 AM - 10:40 AM

10:50 AM

Session II: Keynote Address

Gilbert Holmes, University of La Verne College of Law

10:50 AM - 11:25 AM

11:25 AM

Session III

Alan Hawkins
Jason Carroll
Jessica Dixon Weaver
Paul Sullins

11:25 AM - 12:40 PM

1:40 PM

Session IV

Richard S. Myers
Michael New
William C. Duncan
Scott FitzGibbon
Robert E. Rains

1:40 PM - 3:40 PM

3:50 PM

Session V

Stephen Black
Lynne Marie Kohm
Peter N. Swisher
Lynn D. Wardle
Robert T. Smith

3:50 PM - 5:50 PM