Upcoming Events

Events

Emerging Issues in Property Rights

Date: February 08, 2023
Location: Virtual via Zoom
Time: 3:00 p.m. EST – 4:00 p.m. EST

To learn more about property rights’ legal landscape in 2023, join us for part two of our four-part webinar series, Emerging Issues in Property Rights. Our panel of PLF attorneys will preview the ro…

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Ensuring Democratic Accountability in the Administrative State

Date: February 09, 2023
Location: Washington, DC
Time: All Day, beginning 9:00 a.m. EST

Pacific Legal Foundation’s Center for the Separation of Powers and Georgetown Journal of Law & Public Policy will be hosting a symposium on “Ensuring Democratic Accountability in the Administrative State,” on February 9, 2023, in Washington, DC. The Constitution’s Framers understood that the president cannot run the executive branch alone and w …

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Emerging Issues in Equality & Opportunity

Date: February 15, 2023
Location: Virtual via Zoom
Time: 3:00 p.m. EST – 4:00 p.m. EST

Please join us for the third of our four-part webinar series, Emerging Issues in Equality & Opportunity. Our PLF attorney panel will discuss the challenges of dismantling unconstitutional barriers to …

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In the Face of Giants Film Festival

Date: February 15, 2023
Location: Alamo Drafthouse Cinema DC 630 Rhode Island Ave NE, Washington, DC 20002
Time: 6:00 p.m. EST – 9:30 p.m. EST

A Hong Kong businessman finds himself in China’s crosshairs. Virginia families sue to stop race-based school admissions. A social worker fights for change in Louisiana. An Iranian musician risks everything for freedom. These are real-life David versus Goliath stories featuring heroes who stood up against government injustice despite overwhelming od …

Past Events

Events

Emerging Issues in Separation of Powers

Date: February 01, 2023
Location: Virtual via Zoom
Time: 3:00 p.m. EST – 4:00 p.m. EST

To learn more about our work to restore the rightful balance of powers in government, please join us for the first of our four-part series, Emerging Issues: Separation of Powers. PLF attorneys will wa…

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[Past Event] - Sword&Scales LIVE: The Water Issue

Date: January 12, 2023
Location: Virtual via Zoom
Time: 3:00 p.m. EST – 4:00 p.m. EST

If you own property with water on it—puddles, a stream, a stock pond—you might get a visit from the federal government.

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[Past Event] - What’s At Stake: Wilkins v. USA

Date: November 18, 2022
Location: Virtual via Zoom
Time: 2:00 p.m. EST – 3:00 p.m. EST

Larry “Wil” Wilkins just wants to enjoy the serenity of his woodsy property in rural Montana. The self-described “mountain man” is a military veteran with PTSD who passes the time fishing, bla…

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[Past Event] - The Future of Private Property Regulation in America

Date: November 10, 2022
Location: Virtual via Zoom
Time: 3:00 p.m. EST – 4:00 p.m. EST

Owning property in America should bring you security, stability, and a sense of pride. It shouldn’t lock you into a yearslong legal battle with your own government. But all too often, that’s what happens.    Join Pacific Legal Foundation on Thursday, November 10 to discuss the precarious future of property rights. We’ll focus on two PLF …