Law Review Symposium: Overlooked America

Feb 17 2023
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
University of Richmond, Jepson Alumni Center, Robins Pavilion
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Join the University of Richmond Law Review for an in-person symposium entitled "Overlooked America: Addressing Legal Issues Facing Rural United States." Presentations will focus on specific legal issues facing rural communities as well as the urban-rural divide. Topics will include access to justice in rural America, water resources in indigenous communities, the coal industry’s degradation of Appalachian communities, electoral system reform to enhance rural representation, Virginia-specific policy recommendations, and a panel of esteemed authors and litigators discussing pharmaceutical companies’ roles in perpetuating the opioid epidemic in the region.

This in-person symposium will take place in the Jepson Alumni Center.

A live stream will be available from the Moot Courtroom for faculty, staff, and students ONLY.