2011-2012 News

Prof. Levin Testifies Before U.S. House Subcommittee on Retrospective Review of Rules

July 2012 [View Release]

Profs. Kuehn and Joy Celebrate New Jersey Supreme Court Ruling on Clinical Legal Education

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Prof. Baker Named Visiting Fellow at Becker-Friedman Institute

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Prof. Martin Named Fellow of Society for Political Methodology

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Alumnus Poscover Guides National CLE Transformation

July 2012 [View Release]

Prof. Clark Offers Expert Commentary on Rep. Issa's Confidential Disclosure Via Congressional Record

June 2012 [View Release]

Health Law Scholar Sepper Discusses Benefits of Affordable Care Act, Cites Missouri Example

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Government Ethics Expert Clark Comments on Attorney General Holder's Contempt Citation

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Professor Rosenzweig Shares Expertise on Tax Implications of the Affordable Care Act Decision

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Prof. Magarian Offers Expert Commentary on SCOTUS Affordable Care Act Ruling

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Mother Jones Article Cites CERL Director Martin’s Research on Supreme Court Conservatism

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Prof. Clark Publishes Op-Ed in Washington Post about DC Ethics Board Conflict of Interest

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Professor Sadat Named to Prestigious Council on Foreign Relations

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International Presentations, Faculty Exchanges Reflect Law School’s Global Reach

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Alumna Padmore-Mensah Named U.S. Magistrate Judge

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Law School Partners with Cambridge for International Privacy Law Conference

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National Law Journal Explores Prof. Tamanaha’s New Book, Failing Law Schools

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Prof. Magarian Offers Expert Commentary on the Role of Religion, Faith in the Presidential Campaign

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Prof. Tamanaha Publishes Book on Failing Law Schools

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Prof. Tamanaha's Op-ed in New York Times Calls for Reform to Make Law School Affordable

May 2012 [View Release]

Prof. Crain Named University Vice Provost

May 2012 [View Release]

Prof. Clark Publishes Op-Ed about Ethics Restrictions on Former Government Lawyers in National Law Journal

May 2012 [View Release]

Graduating Law Students Honored for Commitment to Public Service

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Symposium Explores Past, Present, and Future of Juvenile Justice

May 2012 [View Release]

Voice of the Class Traces Ancestry to Great-Great Grandfather Who Argued Before U.S. Supreme Court

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Prof. Sadat Offers Expert Commentary on Atrocities Prevention Board

May 2012 [View Release]

Prof. Hollander-Blumoff Elected to American Law Institute

May 2012 [View Release]

Prof. Richards Offers Expert Commentary on Free Speech Issues, Perils of Social Reading

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Chronicle Reviews Prof. Tamanaha's Book, Failing Law Schools

May 2012 [View Release]

Inaugural Benjamin B. Ferencz Essay Competition Announced

May 2012 [View Release]

Inside Higher Ed Reports on @WashULaw Law

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Law School Goes Online with LL.M. in U.S. Law

May 2012 [View Release]

Liddell at 40: Conference Celebrates Landmark School Desegregation Case Hero, Examines Urban Education’s Future

May 2012 [View Release]

New York Times Reviews Prof. Dresser's New Book, Malignant

April 2012 [View Release]

Prof. Dinner’s Scholarship Selected for Junior Faculty Forum

April 2012 [View Release]

Prof. Clark Discusses Foreign Government-Sponsored Trips for Members of Congress on Legal Talk Network’s Lawyer2Lawyer Podcast

April 2012 [View Release]

Profs. Inazu, Magarian Offer Expert Commentary on National Day of Prayer

April 2012 [View Release]

Prof. Shields, Alumnae Receive Women’s Justice Awards

April 2012 [View Release]

Prof. Sale's and Prof. Tuch's Scholarship Ranks Among ‘Ten Best Corporate and Securities Articles of 2011’

April 2012 [View Release]

Prof. Becker to Receive Honorary Degree at WU Commencement Ceremony

April 2012 [View Release]

Panel Focuses on Prof. Inazu’s Book that Reclaims Forgotten Constitutional Right

April 2012 [View Release]

Prof. Magarian Publishes Op-Ed in National Law Journal on Judge Smith's Order to DOJ, Judicial Authority

April 2012 [View Release]

Third-Year Law Students Win National Championship in Country’s Largest Moot Court Competition

April 2012 [View Release]

Two Faculty Awarded Prestigious Research Fellowships for 2012–13

April 2012 [View Release]

Immigration and Family Reunification Conference Examines ‘One of the Most Pressing Issues of Our Time’

April 2012 [View Release]

Prof. Magarian Offers Legal History Perspective on Presidential, Judicial Comments on Affordable Care Act

April 2012 [View Release]

Prof. Clark Named Lehmann Research Professor

April 2012 [View Release]

Alumnus Calvert Successfully Defends Polish Church in Legal Dispute with Archdiocese Over Property Ownership, Governance

April 2012 [View Release]

New Post: Prof. Tamanaha Exposes Underlying Employment Numbers from Law Schools to Debunk Ranking

April 2012 [View Release]

New York Times Columnist Applies Statistical Model Co-Created by CERL Director Martin to Evaluate Supreme Court's Conservatism

March 2012 [View Release]

Alumnus Clerks for Supreme Court of Israel

March 2012 [View Release]

Prof. Tamanaha Notes Striking Anomalies in Employment Rankings Data, Critiques ABA Reporting Rules

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Work and Livable Lives Conference Explores Income Inequality, Economic Insecurity

March 2012 [View Release]

Background on U.S. News & World Report Law School Rankings

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Prof. Bernstein Calls 'Chained COLA' Proposal Unrealistic

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New York Externship Immerses Students in Regulatory and Business Environment

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Law School’s Moot Court Teams Rank Second Nationally Based on Winning Record

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Prof. Magarian Comments on Constitutional Principles in Employer Health Policy, Birth Control Issue

March 2012 [View Release]

Prof. Dresser Publishes New Book on Medical Ethicists Confronting Cancer

February 2012 [View Release]

Prof. Tamanaha’s Book, Failing Law Schools, Discussed in New York Times Op-ed

February 2012 [View Release]

Corporate Law Scholar Tuch to Join Faculty

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Prof. Richards Comments on Twitter Subpoenas and Intellectual Privacy

February 2012 [View Release]

Prof. Rosenbury Comments on the Law and Relationships Outside of Marriage in New York Times Forum

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Alumnus, Nevada Supreme Court Justice Cherry Receives Champion of Indigent Defense Award

February 2012 [View Release]

Prof. Wiedenbeck Comments on Pension Implications of American Airlines Bankruptcy Proposal

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Prof. Law’s Empirical Research on U.S. Constitution’s Declining Global Influence Discussed in New York Times

February 2012 [View Release]

Prof. Inazu's New Book Focuses on 'Forgotten' Freedom of Assembly

February 2012 [View Release]

Law School Offers New Negotiation Course for First-Year Students

February 2012 [View Release]

Health Law Scholar Sepper to Join Law Faculty

January 2012 [View Release]

Prof. Magarian Comments on Election Law Issues, Republican Convention

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Universities in Israel, Germany among Law School’s Growing Exchange Program Agreements

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Profs. Magarian, Richards Offer Expert Commentary on Stop Online Piracy Act and PROTECT IP Act Proposals

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Law School Hosts “Narratives of Law and Life” Film Series

January 2012 [View Release]

Prof. Levin Presents Lecture in Shanghai at Conference on Amendments to China’s Administrative Litigation Law

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Prof. Inazu Calls Supreme Court Decision in Hosanna-Tabor v. EEOC an Important Religious Freedom Victory

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Prof. Magarian Offers Expert Commentary on Supreme Court Redistricting Case

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Prof. Richards Comments on Video Privacy Protection Act Changes, Related Threats to Intellectual Privacy

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Delegation of International Advisors Visits Law School

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WLC Hosts U.S. Sen. McCaskill for Address on Women in Law and Politics

December 2011 [View Release]

Dispute Resolution Roundtable Brings Scholars from Across U.S. and El Salvador

December 2011 [View Release]

Harris Institute Convenes Faculty Colloquium on International Law and Theory

December 2011 [View Release]

Law Offers Expert Commentary on the Globalization of Constitutional Law

December 2011 [View Release]

Sadat Reports in Blog from ICC’s Assembly of States Parties Session in New York City

December 2011 [View Release]

32 Graduates Garner Prestigious Judicial Clerkships

December 2011 [View Release]

Mayor, Attorneys Discuss Legal Issues, Financing of Busch Stadium

November 2011 [View Release]

Magarian Offers Expert Commentary on Supreme Court Affordable Care Act Decision

November 2011 [View Release]

Bernstein Discusses Health Insurance, Non-Benefit Costs

November 2011 [View Release]

Scholars from Nine Leading Universities Gather for Conference on Theoretical Law and Economics

November 2011 [View Release]

School Honors Scholars in Law Recipients and Donors; Brown Receives Dean’s Medal

November 2011 [View Release]

Appleton Discusses Implications of Mississippi 'Personhood' Ballot Initiative

November 2011 [View Release]

Law Student Argues Amicus Brief Before U.S. Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces

November 2011 [View Release]

Kuehn Receives Prestigious AALS Pincus Award in Clinical Legal Education

November 2011 [View Release]

Law School Hosts U.S. Court of Appeals for Armed Forces Special Session, Welcomes Military Guests

November 2011 [View Release]

Magarian Offers Expert Commentary on Religious Arguments and the Political Process

October 2011 [View Release]

Dinner Explores Legal History, Feminist Vision of Sex Equality in the Workplace

October 2011 [View Release]

Sadat Wins Book of the Year Award from International Association of Penal Law

October 2011 [View Release]

Deputy Prosecutor Bensouda Receives World Peace Through Law Award, Lectures on Role of ICC

October 2011 [View Release]

Legomsky Appointed Chief Counsel for U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services

October 2011 [View Release]

Observance Honors Law School’s First Female Graduate

September 2011 [View Release]

Richards Offers Expert Commentary on U.S. Privacy Laws in Digital Age

September 2011 [View Release]

Students Receive Legal Practice Excellence Awards

September 2011 [View Release]

Tamanaha Discusses "Belief in Law" at His Installation as Hammond Professor

September 2011 [View Release]

Alumnus and Muslim Civil Rights Activist Iftikhar Featured in Tribune Column on 9-11

September 2011 [View Release]

Alumnus Bloomquist Named General Counsel for U.S. Debt-Reduction Panel

September 2011 [View Release]

Appell, Quinn Receive LSEM’s 2011 Ashley Award on Behalf of Civil Justice Clinic's Advocacy

September 2011 [View Release]

Crain Offers Labor Day Reflections on the State of Labor Unions

September 2011 [View Release]

Law School Welcomes Distinguished New Faculty, Visitors

August 2011 [View Release]

Law School Salutes Adjunct Faculty for Years of Service

August 2011 [View Release]

Magarian Offers Expert Commentary on Schools Restricting Internet Content

August 2011 [View Release]

Sale among Group Petitioning SEC to Adopt Disclosure Rule on Corporate Political Spending

August 2011 [View Release]

Levin Named ABA Administrative Law Section’s Volunteer of the Year

August 2011 [View Release]

Dean Syverud Elected Chair-Elect of ABA Section on Legal Education

August 2011 [View Release]

Dresser Appointed to NIH Recombinant DNA Advisory Committee

August 2011 [View Release]

Smith Offers Expert Commentary on International Domestic Workers Convention

July 2011 [View Release]

Law School Launches New York Regulatory and Business Externship

July 2011 [View Release]

School Offering D.C. Area Patent Law Field Placement

July 2011 [View Release]

Law School Forms Alliance with University of Queensland

July 2011 [View Release]

Baker, Waters Named Treiman Fellows in Support of Scholarly Work

July 2011 [View Release]