Chicago Bar - Respondent
Chicago, IL
Members: Breana Burgos, Mikayla O'Neal, Andrew Newcomb
Coaches: Eisha Perry (student coach) & Thuy Nguyen (alumni coach)
Description of Issues:

I. By firing Dr. Foster, a university professor, for statements made on his blog, did Dragontown University, Dr. Foster's employer, violate his free speech rights under the First Amendment?

II. Did Dragontown University infringe on Dr. Foster’s liberty interest in his reputation under the Fourteenth Amendment’s due process clause when they fired him and issued a press release questioning his competence without holding a hearing?

Scheduling Contact: Eisha Perry (eisha.perry@uchastings.edu)
Document(s): The bench memo will be emailed to judges prior to practice.
DATE AND TIME ROOM JUDGE JUDGE JUDGE JUDGE JUDGE
Thu. October 18
12:00PM - 1:00PM G - CLOSED PRACTICE CLOSED CLOSED CLOSED CLOSED CLOSED
Fri. October 19
12:00PM - 2:00PM MCR - CLOSED PRACTICE CLOSED CLOSED CLOSED CLOSED CLOSED
Sat. October 20
10:00AM - 12:00PM K Madison DiZinno Paige
Sun. October 21
10:00AM - 12:00PM MCR Irene Lee erin r lanier CLOSED CLOSED CLOSED
Tue. October 23
12:00PM - 1:00PM B2 Yena Kim Brittany Shannon Davis Nick Hunt Madison DiZinno
Wed. October 24
7:00PM - 9:00PM G Jackie Dailey Paige
Thu. October 25
7:00PM - 9:00PM C Madison DiZinno Paige
Fri. October 26
12:00PM - 2:00PM J Emma Fuller
Sat. October 27
10:00AM - 12:00PM MCR - JOINT PRACTICE
Sun. October 28
10:00AM - 12:00PM MCR - JOINT PRACTICE Miranda Emma Fuller
12:00PM - 2:00PM MCR - JOINT PRACTICE
Tue. October 30
12:00PM - 1:00PM C Jessica Dean Elizabeth Glomstad Katie Apsens Sabah Khokhar Shireen Leung
Thu. November 1
7:00PM - 9:00PM F Jackie Dailey
Fri. November 2
12:00PM - 2:00PM Rm. 304
Sat. November 3
10:00AM - 12:00PM Rm. M120
12:00PM - 2:00PM Tower Rm. 404 - JOINT FUN PRACTICE
Sun. November 4
10:00AM - 12:00PM MCR
12:00PM - 2:00PM MCR - JOINT PRACTICE
Tue. November 6
12:00PM - 1:00PM E Yena Kim
Wed. November 7
7:00PM - 9:00PM F
Thu. November 8
12:00PM - 1:00PM MCR Emma
Fri. November 9
12:00PM - 1:00PM F
Sat. November 10
10:00AM - 12:00PM E miranda Irene Lee
Tue. November 13
12:00PM - 1:00PM H - SENDOFF miranda Emma Amy Madison DiZinno