Professor Eric R. Claeys spoke on a case for protecting private property as a natural right in American law and public policy.

He is a professor of law at the George Mason University Antonin Scalia Law School and publishes widely on natural rights and property law. His lecture introduces material from his forthcoming book "Natural Property Rights" (Cambridge Univ. Press, forthcoming 2023).

Professor Claeys received his A.B. from Princeton University and his J.D. from the University of Southern California Law School. After law school, Professor Claeys clerked for the Hon. Melvin Brunetti, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit.

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