November 11, 2010, 6:00pm – 7:30pm
University of Louisville, Brandeis School of Law Room 275
Sponsored by: Boehl Chair in Property & Land Use (KY Research Challenge Trust Fund): Phi Beta Kappa Speakers' Committee
Registration Cost: Free; Open to the Public
Dr. Michael Allan Wolf will give a public lecture on Private Property and Public Protection: The Brandeisian Alternative. It will be held in Room 275 of the Law School on Thursday, November 11 at 6:00 p.m. This is part of the Boehl Distinguished Lecture Series in Land Use Policy, and also a Phi Beta Kappa Lecture. A reception will follow in the Cox Lounge.
Michael Allan Wolf
, Ph.D., J.D., is the Richard E. Nelson Chair in Local Government Law at the University of Florida Levin College of Law. A legal historian and nationally recognized expert on the intersection of land use and environmental law, Professor Wolf is the General Editor of the most widely cited property law treatise, Powell on Real Property, the co-author of a major casebook on land use planning and the environment, and author of The Zoning of America: Euclid v. Ambler (2008), a history of the landmark zoning case and its impact on land use in the U.S. Professor Wolf received his B.A. from Emory University, where he was elected to Phi Beta Kappa, his J.D. from Georgetown University Law Center, and his Ph.D. in the History of American Civilization from Harvard University.