Lunch Seminar Series | Digital Advertising, Campaign Finance, and 2016 & 2020 Elections: A Conversation with Robert Bauer



Robert Bauer

Date and Time

January 14, 2020 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM



Open to Stanford faculty, students, staff, and visiting scholars.

RSVP required by 5PM January 13.


Reuben W. Hills Conference Room
Encina Hall, Second Floor, East Wing, E207
616 Jane Stanford Way, Stanford, CA 94305

Robert BauerAbstract: Please join the Cyber Policy Center for a conversation on online political advertising, election law, and the 2020 election, with Robert Bauer, Professor of Practice and Distinguished Scholar in Residence at NYU Law, and Co-Director of NYU’s Legislative and Regulatory Process Clinic, with Professor Nathaniel Persily, Co-Director of the Cyber Policy Center. Bauer served as White House Counsel to President Obama, and returned to private practice in June 2011. In 2013, the President named Bauer to be Co-Chair of the Presidential Commission on Election Administration. Bauer was General Counsel to Obama for America, the President’s campaign organization, in 2008 and 2012. Bauer has also served as co-counsel to the New Hampshire State Senate in the trial of Chief Justice David A. Brock (2000) and counsel to the Democratic Leader in the trial of President William Jefferson Clinton (1999). He is the authors on books on campaign finance law and articles on various topics for law review and periodicals.

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