Joel Oster Shawnee, Kansas
Joel Oster is a seasoned constitutional attorney. He represented the town of Greece, N.Y., in the landmark constitutional case Galloway v. Greece. Oster argued the case before the United States District...
Joel Oster is a seasoned constitutional attorney. He represented the town of Greece, N.Y., in the landmark constitutional case Galloway v. Greece. Oster argued the case before the United States District Court for the Western District of New York and the Second Circuit, and he was part of the legal team presenting the case to the U.S. Supreme Court.
Oster regularly litigates First Amendment issues. As lead counsel in Freedom from Religion Foundation v. Obama, Oster defended the constitutionality of the National Day of Prayer against an Establishment Clause challenge. Before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 8th Circuit, he successfully defended the right of an organization to have a pro-life specialty license plate in Missouri in Roach v. Stouffer. In Wigg v. Sioux Falls School District, he successfully represented an elementary school teacher in obtaining equal access to school facilities. Oster has defended various churches based on the Religious Land Use and Institutionalized Persons Act, against discriminatory zoning codes and regulations. Likewise, he has defended various individuals, corporations, and political committees against discriminatory and unconstitutional campaign finance regulations.
Register today for NJICLE’s cure for the winter blues as Joel Oster stops by for some laughs, lessons and ethics CLE.
Hear one of the nation’s top “Constitutional Comedians” present 4 new, funny, compelling, and very ethical segments highlighting recent Supreme Court decisions and other notable cases. You’ll laugh your way through this fast-paced program.
Plus Ethics “Deal or No Deal”!Hear some truly riveting stories and a poignant-yet-funny review of some major litigation screw-ups that have led to unfortunate and interesting ethical issues. After hearing about these issues, you may wind up asking yourself if you will take a deal …or take your chances at trial!
Taking a Cue From Hollywood… Legal Ethics in Entertainment.From My Cousin Vinny to Perry Mason and Columbo, there’s no shortage of classic Hollywood examples of legal ethics. In this funny and fast-paced look back at some of the most memorable ethics situations brought to life in the movies or on TV, you’ll gain a new perspective – and new strategies – you can use in your practice to stay away from costly issues before they arise.
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