Religion and the Administrative State

March 15-16, 2018

Papers Presented:

Adjunct Faculty Unionization and Religiously Affiliated Universities
Michael P. Moreland, University Professor of Law and Religion, Villanova University, Charles Widger School of Law; and Director, Eleanor McCullen Center for Law, Religion and Public Policy

The Future of Religious Freedom
Mark Movsesian, Frederick A. Whitney Professor of Contract Law, St. John’s University, School of Law; and Director, Center for Law and Religion

The Sickness Unto Death of the Freedom of Speech
Marc O. DeGirolami, Professor of Law, St. John’s University, School of Law; and Associate Director, Center for Law and Religion

The Contraception Mandate: A Portrait of Ideological Capture
Helen Alvaré, Professor of Law, Antonin Scalia Law School, George Mason University

Administrative Power and the Religious Liberty at the Supreme Court 
Mark L. Rienzi, Professor of Law, The Catholic University of America, Columbus School of Law

Participants:  

  1. Gerard Alexander, Associate Professor, University of Virginia, Woodrow Wilson Department of Politics; and Consultant, Searle Freedom Trust
  2. Helen Alvaré, Professor of Law, Antonin Scalia Law School, George Mason University
  3. Marc O. DeGirolami, Professor of Law, St. John’s University, School of Law; and Associate Director, Center for Law and Religion
  4. Sheldon Gilbert, Director, Institute for Justice, Center for Judicial Engagement
  5. Richard B. Katskee, Legal Director, Americans United for Separation of Church and State
  6. Renée M. Landers, Professor of Law and Faculty Director, Suffolk University Law School
  7. Gregory M. Lipper, Partner, Clinton Brook & Peed
  8. William P. Marshall, William Rand Kenan, Jr. Distinguished Professor of Law, UNC School of Law
  9. Michael P. Moreland, University Professor of Law and Religion, Villanova University, Charles Widger School of Law; and Director, Eleanor H. McCullen Center for Law, Religion and Public Policy
  10. Mark Movsesian, Frederick A. Whitney Professor of Contract Law, St. John’s University, School of Law; and Director, Center for Law and Religion
  11. Vincent Phillip Muñoz, Tocqueville Associate Professor of Political Science and Concurrent Associate Professor of Law, The University of Notre Dame, Department of Political Science; and Director, Tocqueville Program for Inquiry into Religion and Public Life and the Potenziani Program in Constitutional Studies
  12. Richard M. Reinsch II, Founding Editor, Law and Liberty
  13. Mark L. Rienzi, Professor of Law, The Catholic University of America, Columbus School of Law
  14. Adam J. White, Director, Center for the Study of the Administrative State and Adjunct Professor, Antonin Scalia Law School, George Mason University