Torts Conference
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Conference Timetable Friday, March 3rd8:00 a.m. Continental Breakfast and Registration
8:30 a.m. Welcome* Toni M. Massaro, Dean, The University of Arizona James E. Rogers College of Law
* Debora de Hoyos, Esq., Managing Partner, Mayer, Brown, Rowe & Maw, LLP
* Lance Liebman, Director, The American Law Institute

8:45 a.m Introductory Remarks* Ellen M. Bublick, The University of Arizona James E. Rogers College of Law

9:00 a.m. Opening Speaker* The Honorable Richard A. Posner, U.S. Court of Appeals, Seventh Circuit
   Economic Loss and    Misrepresentation

9:30 a.m. Questions & Answers
9:45 a.m. Break
10:00-11:45 a.m. Panel 1: The Economic Loss Rule and Its LimitsModerator: Dan B. Dobbs, The University of Arizona James E. Rogers College of Law

Speakers:

* Mark P. Gergen, The University of Texas School of Law
  Non-Contractural Undertakings of a Duty of Care
* Anita Bernstein, Emory University School of Law and New York Law School
  Why No Liability for Pure Economic Loss?
* Jean Braucher, The University of Arizona James E. Rogers College of Law
  The Dormant Law of Economic Torts in the Shadow of Consumer Protection Statutes
* Jay M. Feinman, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey School of Law, Camden
  The Economic Loss Rule and Private Ordering
* Commentator: Robert L. Rabin, Stanford Law School


12:00 noon Lunch
* Helmut Koziol, Executive Director, European Centre of Tort and Insurance Law and
  Director of the Research Unit for European Tort Law of the Austrian Academy of Sciences
  Recovery for Economic Loss in the European Union

1:30-3:00 p.m. Panel 2: Principles of Recovery in Economic TortsModerator: The Honorable Andrew D. Hurwitz, Arizona Supreme Court

Speakers:
* Deborah A. DeMott, Duke Law School
  Breach of Fiduciary Duty
* Ellen Smith Pryor, Southern Methodist University Dedman School of Law
  Bad Faith
* Ian Ayres, Yale Law School and Gregory Klass Georgetown University Law Center
  New Rules for Promissory Fraud
* Commentator, Theodore J. Schneyer The University of Arizona James E. Rogers College of Law

3:00 p.m Break

3:15-4:15 p.m. Panel 3: Economic Torts: A View From ExperienceModerator: Herbert Zarov, Mayer, Brown, Rowe & Maw, LLP

Speakers:
* Charles J. Kalil, Corporate Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary,
  The Dow Chemical Company
* Howard Roin, Mayer, Brown, Rowe & Maw, LLP
* Deborah R. Hensler, Stanford Law School


Saturday, March 4th
8:30 a.m. Continental Breakfast and Registration
9:00-10:30 a.m. Panel 4: Emerging Influences on Liability – Comparative Apportionment and TechnologyModerator: Darian M. Ibrahim, The University of Arizona James E. Rogers College of Law

Speakers:
* Andrew R. Klein, Associate Dean, Indiana University School of Law – Indianapolis
  Fraud and Comparative Fault
* John C. P. Goldberg, Vanderbilt University Law School and Anthony J. Sebok, Brooklyn Law School
   Reasonable Reliance
* Oscar S. Gray, University of Maryland School of Law
   Comparative Apportionment for Economic Torts?
* Catherine M. Sharkey, Columbia Law School
   Trespass in an Electronic Age
* Commentator, Michael D. Green, Wake Forest University School of Law

10:30 a.m. Break
10:45 a.m.- 12:15pm Panel 5: Integration and Completion – The Torts Restatement Whole
Moderator: Elena A. Cappella, Esq. The American Law Institute

Speakers:
* Bernard W. Bell, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, Center for Law & Justice
   Constitutional Limitations and the Economic Torts
* David A. Anderson, University of Texas School of Law
   Economic Torts and Defamation Law
* Lucinda M. Finley, Vice Provost, The State University of New York at Buffalo School of Law
   Developments and Trends in Privacy Torts
* Kenneth W. Simons, Boston University School of Law
   A Restatement Third of Intentional Torts?

12:15-12:30 p.m. Concluding Remarks

Papers presented at this conference will be collected in the Winter, 2006 issue of The Arizona Law Review. To reserve your post-paid copy, please send a separate check for $12 made payable to: The Arizona Law Review.

   
       
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