13th Annual Wells Lecture on Adoption Law | Capital University, Columbus Ohio


    • 13th Annual Wells Lecture on Adoption Law

      Joshua B. Kay
      13th Annual Wells Lecture on Adoption Law
      Wednesday, February 8, 2017 at Capital University Law School
      2:00 p.m. - 4:15 p.m.
      Reception to follow

      TOPIC: “The Americans with Disabilities Act: legal and practical applications in child protection proceedings.

      The 2017 Wells Lecturer, Professor Joshua B. Kay, is a clinical assistant professor of law and director of the Veterans Legal Clinic at the University of Michigan Law School. He also has taught extensively in the Child Advocacy Law Clinic and Child Welfare Appellate Clinic. Professor Kay has litigated numerous cases in trial courts, the Michigan Court of Appeals, and the Michigan Supreme Court. His primary interests focus on the intersection of disability and various civil legal issues, including family law and child protection. READ MORE

      The Douglas N. Wells Lecture was established in honor of N. Douglas Wells, a dedicated teacher and cherished faculty member of the Capital University Law School from 1989 through 2004. Professor Wells, whose research and teaching focused on family law, helped to establish the National Center for Adoption Law and Policy, now known as the Family and Youth Law Center. The 2017 Wells Lecture is the 13th annual event named in Professor Wells' honor.

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