Richard Hughes IV, Member of the Firm, speaks at the National Vaccine Law Conference, which runs from September 15 to 16.

Legal Structures of Vaccination Funding and Distribution (September 15, 9:30-10:30am ET)

This session covers the various statutory regimes governing the funding and distribution of vaccines to states and communities.

The Bright Future of Vaccine Development (September 15, 3:50-4:50pm ET)

This session examines the legal implications of vaccines under development for conditions like HIV, cancer, Parkinson’s disease, Alzheimer’s disease, and drug addiction.

Vaccine Mandates: Religious Exemptions and Faith Communities (September 16, 10:30-12:00pm ET)

This session examines issues arising from efforts to obtain exemptions from vaccination based on claimed religious objections. Matters covered include:

  • Constitutionality of public and private mandates not containing religious exemptions
  • Assertion that legally required religious exemptions cannot meaningfully be obtained
  • Best practices in construction of religious exemption
  • Efforts to confirm claims of religious belief
  • Vaccination mandates from the perspective of faith communities

For more information and to register, please visit

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Event Detail

September 15-16, 2022
12:00 am - 12:00 am ET

George Mason University Antonin Scalia Law School Washington, DC

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