Professor Mark Drumbl Gives Talk at Nuremberg

Mark Drumbl was appointed external reviewer on a large project initiated by the International Nuremberg Principles Academy that examines the deterrent effect of criminal prosecutions on the commission of crimes against humanity, genocide, and war crimes. The project, which is edited by Jennifer Schense and Linda Carter, is entitled Two Steps Forward, One Step Back: … Continue reading Professor Mark Drumbl Gives Talk at Nuremberg

Professor Demleitner contributes to SCOTUSblog – Argument Analysis in Beckles v. United States

Washington and Lee law professor Nora Demleitner recently contributed a second post to SCOTUSblog, the leading blog for news and information on the U.S. Supreme Court.  Professor Demleitner has published both an argument preview and now and argument analysis for the case heard on November 28, 2016, Beckles v. United States.   Argument preview: Court to … Continue reading Professor Demleitner contributes to SCOTUSblog – Argument Analysis in Beckles v. United States

Professor Demleitner Contributes to SCOTUSblog

Washington and Lee law professor Nora Demleitner recently contributed to  SCOTUSblog, the leading blog for news and information on the U.S. Supreme Court.  Professor Demleitner's post, titled Argument preview: Court to tackle constitutionality of residual clause in sentencing guidelines, appeared on Monday, November 21st.  The post discusses the upcoming case Beckles v. United States to be heard … Continue reading Professor Demleitner Contributes to SCOTUSblog

Professor Sahani Contributes to the Kluwer Arbitration Blog

Washington and Lee Law Professor Victoria Sahani published her second blog post at the Kluwer Arbitration Blog on Thursday, November 3, 2016. The essay is titled Blurred Lines between Third-Party Funders and Law Firms.   The Kluwer Arbitration Blog is a publication of Kluwer Law International and features leading experts discussing the latest developments in the area of … Continue reading Professor Sahani Contributes to the Kluwer Arbitration Blog

Professor Parella Hosts Roundtable on Private Governance

On October 13-14, 2016, Professor Kish Parella hosted a roundtable on private governance that examined the ways that private actors fulfill regulatory functions regarding the environmental and social impact of corporations in society. The participants were Natasha Affolder (UBC Allard School of Law), Evan Criddle (William & Mary Law School), Sarah Haan (Idaho), Virginia Harper … Continue reading Professor Parella Hosts Roundtable on Private Governance

Professor David Baluarte Joins Amicus Brief to U.S. Supreme Court

Washington and Lee law professor David Baluarte, director of the School's Immigrant Rights Clinic, has joined an amicus brief that was just filed with the U.S. Supreme Court on behalf of scholars of statelessness in the case Lynch v. Morales Santana. Prof. Baluarte joined other scholars on the brief who have devoted much of their … Continue reading Professor David Baluarte Joins Amicus Brief to U.S. Supreme Court

Prof. Michelle Drumbl Presents at Washington Tax Symposium

Washington and Lee Law Professor Michelle Drumbl presented last week at the Fourth Annual Tax Symposium hosted by the University of Washington. Topics covered included taxpayer information rights; compliance and administration; and more. Prof. Drumbl presented during a panel titled "Tax Incidence and the Unintended Consequences of Tax Laws." The subject of her presentation was … Continue reading Prof. Michelle Drumbl Presents at Washington Tax Symposium