Homeland Security Law Summit set at OCU

The National Summit on Homeland Security Law is scheduled April 19 at the Oklahoma City University School of Law. Summit topics will include cybersecurity and the balance between security and liberty. The theme is “The State of Cyber.” It will coincide with the 21st anniversary of the Oklahoma City bombing.

Registration is $75 and can be made online at oculawsummit2.eventbrite.com.

“In light of the recent terrorist attacks both here and abroad, this is an important time to have meaningful discussions about the protection of our nation,” said Valerie Couch, dean of OCU Law.

Speakers will include John P. Carlin, assistant attorney general for national security in the U.S. Department of Justice; Suzanne E. Spaulding, undersecretary for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security; Joe D. Whitley, former Department of Homeland Security general counsel; Sanford C. Coats, a former U.S. attorney and director at Crowe & Dunlevy; and Amy Northcutt, National Science Foundation general counsel.

The summit is open to the public. Registration is required. Crowe & Dunlevy is the presenting sponsor.