October 26, 2004
Professor Samuel Estreicher, one of the country’s foremost authorities on labor and employment law, will deliver this year’s McGlinchey lecture entitled, "Accessible Justice: The ADR Challenge to the U.S. Legal System,” at Tulane Law School on Thursday, November 11th at 6:00 p.m. in Room 110.
He is the Dwight D. Opperman Professor of Law at New York University School of Law and director of the Center for Labor and Employment Law and the Institute of Judicial Administration. He is special counsel to the labor & employment and issues & appeals practices of the law firm of Jones Day in New York. Professor Estreicher has published several books, including leading casebooks in labor law and employment discrimination and employment law and authored over fifty articles in professional and academic journals.
Professor Estreicher has won numerous important cases on appeal, including Circuit City v. Adams in the United States Supreme Court, which broadened the availability of employment arbitration. He has undertaken amicus representation (in the Supreme Court) of the Cato Institute, the Center for Public Resources, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, the Black Alliance for Educational Options, and the Council for Employment Law Equity.
The McGlinchey Lecture was established in 1996 to honor the late Dermot S. McGlinchey, a distinguished Tulane Law School graduate and founder of the New Orleans law firm of McGlinchey Stafford. The McGlinchey Lecture is dedicated to the field of litigation and practice.
The lecture is free and open to the public. For info call: 865-5920.