The St. Mary’s University School of Law will host the Centennial of the Constitution of Mexico Celebratory Conference on Friday, Feb. 3, 2017, in the Law Classrooms Building, Courtroom.
Please join us for a discussion of the Constitution of Mexico, the Mexican Supreme Court and the Mexican Federal Congress. The conference will also include a discussion of the upcoming U.S. Supreme Court case Hernandez v. Mesa, which stemmed from the incident of a U.S. border patrol agent on U.S. soil fatally shooting a Mexican teenager standing across the border in Mexico.
Speakers will include The Hon. Julian Castro, former Mayor of San Antonio and U.S. Secretary of Housing and Urban Development; Ministro Alberto Pérez Dayán of the Supreme Court of Mexico; The Hon. Erika A. Rodríguez Hernández, of the Chamber of Deputies for the LXIII Legislature of the Mexican Congress; and The Hon. Ernesto Martens Rebolledo, former Secretary of Energy for Mexico, among others.
Conference registration is $50, which includes 8.25 hours of CLE credits, lunch and a fiesta following the conference. Attending the lunch only is $20.
The conference is free to members of the Dean’s Circle or Graduates of the Last Decade (GOLD) Club. Law students may attend sessions for free and the lunch for $20.
To attend the lunch, please RSVP to Ofilia Rodarte at firstname.lastname@example.org or 210-436-3530 by Friday, Jan. 20, 2017.
Those traveling to campus by car are asked to park in Lot D near the NW 36th Street entrance. A map to the Law Classrooms Building is available here.
8:30 to 8:50 a.m. – Welcome and Greetings (Law Classrooms Building, Room 102)
Thomas Mengler, J.D., President of St. Mary’s University