Our annual symposium was held virtually on January 21, 2022, from 9:00 AM – 3:45 PM.
You can view a recording of the symposium at UNC Law’s YouTube page here: https://youtu.be/TaIRCyckvtM
Keynote Address by
FEC Commissioner, Shana M. Broussard, J.D.
Panel 1: Content Regulation and Election-Related Speech
Moderated by Professor Mary-Rose Papandrea, J.D.
UNC School of Law, Samuel Ashe Distinguished Professor of Constitutional Law
Professor Helen Norton, J.D.
Colorado University School of Law, University Distinguished Professor and Rothgerber Chair in Constitutional Law
Professor Martin Redish, J.D.
Northwestern University School of Law, Louis and Harriet Ancel Professor of Law and Public Policy
Professor Clay Calvert, J.D., Ph.D.,
University of Florida College of Journalism, Brechner Eminent Scholar in Mass Communication
Director, Marion B. Brechner First Amendment Project
Evan Ringel, J.D., Ph.D. Candidate
UNC Hussman School of Journalism & Media
UNC Center for Information Technology and Public Life – Research Lead, Regulation of Election-Related Speech
Professor William Marshall, J.D.
UNC School of Law, William Rand Kenan Jr. Distinguished Professor of Law
Panel 2: Regulation of Money and Transparency in Election-Related Speech
Moderated by Professor Eric Muller, J.D.
UNC School of Law, Dan K. Moore Distinguished Professor of Law in Jurisprudence and Ethics
Professor Richard Hasen,
UC Irvine School of Law, Chancellor’s Professor of Law and Political Science
Co-Director, Fair Elections and Free Speech Center
Professor Ciara Torres-Spelliscy, J.D.
Stetson University, Professor of Law
Professor Leslie Kendrick, M.Phil, D.Phil, J.D.
University of Virginia School of Law, White Burkett Miller Professor of Law and Public Affairs
Director, Center for the First Amendment
Panel 3: The Role of Online Platforms in Reducing Election Misinformation.
Moderated by Professor David Ardia, M.S., J.D., L.L.M.
UNC School of Law, Reef C. Ivey II Excellence Fund Term Professor of Law
Co-Director of the Center for Media Law and Policy
Professor Jasmine McNealy, J.D., Ph.D.
University of Florida, Associate Professor, Department of Media Production, Management, and Technology
Associate Director, Marion B. Brechner First Amendment Project
Professor Brenda Reddix-Smalls, J.D., L.L.M.
North Carolina Central University School of Law, Professor of Law
Professor Robert Yablon, M.A., J.D.
University of Wisconsin School of Law, Associate Professor
Co-Director, State Democracy Research Initiative
Professor Neema Guliani, J.D.
Legislative Counsel, American Civil Liberties Union