- This lecture was part of the 4th Annual Constitution Day. The Constitution Day Planning Committee (CDPC) invited Professor Gross, coauthor of <i>Law in Times of Crisis: Emergency Powers in Theory and Practice</i> (Cambridge University Press, 2006), and who is also the Irving Younger Professor and Director of the Minnesota Center for Legal Studies and has taught at Princeton, Brandeis, Belfast, Heidelberg, and Tel Aviv. His articles have appeared in leading journals such as the Yale Law Journal, Michigan Journal of International Law, and Minnesota Law Review. Original program ran on Wednesday September 17, 2008 from 4:30 to 5:00 p.m. in the 1914 Lounge, Thwing Center, Case Western Reserve University. A recognized authority in the areas of national security law, international law, and international trade, Professor Oren Gross is also an expert on the Middle East and the Arab-Israeli conflict. He holds an LL.B. degree magna cum laude from Tel Aviv University, where he served on the editorial board of the Law Review, and LL.M. and S.J.D. degrees from Harvard Law School, where he was a Fulbright Scholar.