ADAPTING FOR THE NEXT GENERATION: THE ALASKA NATIVE CLAIMS SETTLEMENT ACT (ANCSA) AT 45 AND 32D ANNUAL ALASKA NATIVE LAW CONFERENCE
"Adapting for the Next Generation: ANCSA at 45," held October 14, 2016 at the UAA/APU Consortium Library on the University of Alaska Anchorage (UAA) campus, drew over 75 attendees including lawyers, Alaska Native village and corporation representatives, state and federal agency staff, and UAA faculty and students. The free day-long symposium was co-sponsored by the UAA Justice Center, the Alaska Law Review (ALR), and the Alaska Native Law Section of the Alaska Bar Association. Coordinators of the program were Prof. Ryan Forston, J.D., Ph.D., of the UAA Justice Center; Christian Vazquez, Articles Editor of the Alaska Law Review; and Bruce Anders, co-chair of the Alaska Native Law Section of the Alaska Bar Association. Videos in the series were produced and edited by Eric Baldwin, UAA Academic Innovations and eLearning.
Videos in the series: Symposium Introduction & Keynote: Raina Thiele (40:14 mins.) 1. Panel I: ANCSA and the Future of Tribal Jurisdiction in Alaska (1 hr 15:48 mins) 2. Panel II: Challenges and Opportunities for Alaska Native Corporations (56:58 mins.) 3. Panel III: Federal Legislative Update (47:56 mins.) 4. Panel IV: State Legislative Update (51:03 mins.) 5. Panel V: Case Law Update (47:35 mins.) 6. Panel VI: Protection of the Attorney-Client Privilege in the Joint Representation of Parent Companies and Their Subsidiaries (Legal Ethics Session) (54:07 mins.)
This series of educational videos gives answers to essential questions about renting an apartment, tenant rights, and landlord/tenant law in Alaska. The series was created by Prof. Ryan Fortson, J.D., Ph.D., UAA Justice Center, in cooperation with Daniel Coons, J.D., Alaska Legal Services Corporation, and produced and edited by Eric Baldwin, UAA Academic Innovations and eLearning.
Videos in the series:
1. Introduction (2:45 mins.) 2. Moving In (3:42 mins.) 3. Paying Rent (4:28 mins.) 4. Leasing and Subleasing (4:09 mins.) 5. Apartment Rules (4:36 mins.) 6. Landlord Responsibilities and Repairs (5:19 mins.) 7. Moving Out (5:12 mins.) 8. Reasons for Eviction (5:31 mins.) 9. Eviction Process (5:57 mins.) 10. Housing Discrimination (4:36 mins.) 11. Public & Subsidized Housing (4:54 mins.)
"North to the Future: Opportunities and Change in Alaska's Emerging Frontiers" was a symposium sponsored by the Alaska Law Review, the Arctic Law Section of the Alaska Bar Association, and the UAA Justice Center. The symposium addressed the rapidly evolving changes in Alaska and the Arctic, and the challenges presented to Alaska's leaders and institutions in addressing the legal issues associated with economic development, climate change, and social and cultural impacts. The symposium was held October 16, 2014 at the UAA/APU Consortium Library on the University of Alaska Anchorage (UAA) campus.
Videos in the series: 1. Keynote address by Fran Ulmer: Alaska and the Arctic (63 min.) 2. Alaska Native Participation in the Territorial Governance of the North (Panel 1) (84 min.) 3. Keynote Address by Willie Hensley: Alaska’s Native History (50 min.) 4. Alaska’s Role in the Development of the Arctic North (Panel 2) (65 min.) 5. Regulatory Oversight of Alaska’s Arctic Shores (Panel 3) (84 min.)