Property Rights Foundation of America®



— The Record & The Vision —

The Tenth Annual National Conference on Private Property Rights

Saturday, October 14, 2006
Holiday Inn Turf, 205 Wolf Road, Albany, N.Y.

Don't miss our Tenth Annual event
— A full day with nationally acclaimed leaders & experts —

A unique opportunity to learn, be inspired,
And meet true friends in our great cause of freedom

Conference Program

Registration (Includes Light Buffet) - 8:00 am
Complementary literature displays, Time to meet friends and renew acquaintances

Welcome - 8:45 am
Carol W. LaGrasse, P.E., President, Property Rights Foundation of America
"Looking Over the Wall"

Opening Address - 9:00 am

Bonner R. Cohen, Senior Fellow, The National Center for Public Policy Research, Washington, D.C.
"Environmentalism and Its Consequences"

Panel I - Success in The West - 9:30 am
Chaired by: Ms. LaGrasse

Karen Budd-Falen, Esq., Senior Attorney, Budd-Falen Law Office, P.C.,
Cheyenne, Wyoming
"RICO Action—Rancher Stops BLM Access Extortion"

James K. Chilton, Jr., Chilton Ranch & Cattle Co., Arivaca, Arizona
"Turning the Tables — Defamation Suit Defeats Environmental Group"

Short Break - Coffee Served - 10:40

Panel II - "Focus on Eminent Domain" - 10:50
Chaired by: James E. Morgan

James E. Morgan, Esq., Principal,
Galvin & Morgan, Counselors at Law, Delmar, N.Y.
"The Eminent Domain Crisis"

Jim Malatras, Legislative Director
Office of Assemblyman Richard L. Brodsky, New York State Assembly
"Eminent Domain in the New York State Legislature"

Gideon Kanner, Professor of Law Emeritus,
Loyola Law School, Los Angeles, California
"Eminent Domain
Where We Are, Where We
've Been, & Where We Should Be Going"

Luncheon & Awards Presentation - 12:00

Keynote Address - John Fund, Opinion Columnist,
The Wall Street Journal, New York, N.Y.
"Private Property Rights—Freedom in the Balance"

Panel III - Property Rights Directions in America - 1:45
Chaired by: Ms. LaGrasse

Jason Knox, Esq., Staffer,
Committee on Resources, Subcommittee on Forests
U.S. House of Representatives, Washington, D.C.
"Update on Property Rights in the U.S. Congress"

Fred V. Grau, Jr., President, Grasslyn, Inc.
State College, Pennsylvania
"Invasive Species—Regulation by Fraud"

Robert J. Smith, President, Center for Private Conservation
& Senior Adjunct Scholar, Competitive Enterprise Institute, Washington, D.C.,
"The Endangered Species Act—Can It Be Reformed"

Short Break - 3:10

Panel IV - Linear Parks—A Radical Preservation Tool - 3:20
Chaired by: Ms. LaGrasse

Linda S. Rowley, Railroad Impact Committee of the Hilltowns,
Haydenville, Massachusetts
"Corruption in Trail Funding"

Peyton Knight, Director of Environmental & Regulatory Affairs,
The National Center for Public Policy Research, Washington, D.C.
"National Heritage Areas—An Appearance of Innocence"

Closing Address - 4:25
Lawrence Kogan, Esq., J.D., LLM,
Institute for Trade, Standards, and Sustainable Development (ITSSD)
Princeton, New Jersey
"Private U.S. Intellectual Property Rights Under International Assault"

Informal Reception - Light hors d
'oeuvres - Capitol Room - 5:15

For further information: Property Rights Foundation of America
P. O. Box 75, Stony Creek, NY 12878 (518) 696-5748,

Public Welcome - Admission includes Light Breakfast Buffet, Luncheon, Reception, and Gratuities;
Conference Packet and Proceedings (to be published later): $75.00 payable (check or money order) by
October 1 to the Property Rights Foundation of America, Inc., or $85.00 at the door.

Location - Holiday Inn Turf, 205 Wolf Road, Albany - (518) 458-7250, Located a short distances from I-87 (Adirondack Northway) Exit 4, Four miles from Albany County Airport; cab or Turf overnight guests complimentary shuttle service.

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