NFIB v. Sebelius at 5: The Affordable Care Act and the Role of the Federal Government in Healthcare Reform

The spring symposium of the University of St. Thomas Journal of Law and Public Policy

Date & Time:

Friday, March 31, 2017
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM


University of St. Thomas School of Law
Schulze Grand Atrium

This symposium will examine the impact of the landmark National Federation of Independent Businesses v. Sebelius, 132 S.Ct. 2566 over the past five years, the future of the Affordable Care Act, and how the NFIB decision may be used in future healthcare reform efforts.


  • Nicole Huberfeld, Ashland-Spears Distinguished Research Professor of Law and Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, University of Kentucky College of Law, and Bioethics Associate, University of Kentucky College of Medicine
  • Josh Blackman, Associate Professor of Law, South Texas College of Law
  • Zack Buck, Assistant Professor, University of Tennessee College of Law
  • John Dorocak, Professor, California State University-San Bernardino

CLE credit pending.

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