The John E. Sullivan Lecture - Capital University Law School

The John E. Sullivan Lecture

  • 43rd Annual John E. Sullivan Lecture

    Wednesday, September 28, 2022 – 4:30 PM*
    Ohio State House, Columbus, Ohio

    ‘Cancel Culture;’ Social Media; ‘Hate Speech;’ and More: Current Controversies in Free Speech

    Nadine Strossen 

    John Marshall Harlan II Professor of Law, Emerita, New York Law School

    A discussion on the free speech issues of the day including disinformation, social media regulation, and inciting speech as well as a discussion on certain fundamental free speech principles and history, which aren’t nearly as well-known as they should be, and which shed important light on current controversies.

    In conversation with

    Bradley A. Smith
    Josiah H. Blackmore II/Shirley M. Nault Professor of Law, Capital University Law School

    With commentary from

    Adam Candeub
    Professor of Law & Director of the Intellectual Property, Information & Communications Law Program, Michigan State University College of Law

    Vincene Verdun
    Associate Professor Emeritus of Law, The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law

    Register to Attend

    This program is pending approval by the Supreme Court of Ohio Commission on Continuing Legal Education for 2.00 total hours.

    *This lecture will also be provided via Zoom.

    Questions? Please contact Debbie Scott (Email or 614-236-6383)