Erik Luna: Judicial Discretion: A Look Back and a Look Forward Five Years After Booker

Professor Erik Luna recently published his article, Judicial Discretion: A Look Back and a Look Forward Five Years After Booker in the Federal Sentencing Reporter. The article is a transcript of a conference about mandatory minimums which was held at the University of Utah Law School. Professor Luna teleconferenced in to give his remarks as part … Continue reading Erik Luna: Judicial Discretion: A Look Back and a Look Forward Five Years After Booker

Professor Rachel Brewster on the Remedy Gap

In the third installment of the Faculty Workshop Series, sponsored by the Frances Lewis Law Center, Professor Rachel Brewster, an Assistant Professor at Harvard Law School, came to speak on September 27 about her new article, The Remedy Gap: Institutional Design, Retaliation, and Trade Law Enforcement. The article outlines the World Trade Organization's dispute resolution policies … Continue reading Professor Rachel Brewster on the Remedy Gap

Law Faculty Scholarly Impact Study

Two studies of scholarship at U.S. law schools highlight the faculty at W&L. Most recently, researchers at the University of St. Thomas School of Law produced a ranking of 70 law schools based on scholarly impact as measured by the total law journal citations over the past five years to the work of tenured members … Continue reading Law Faculty Scholarly Impact Study

Author Alex Heard About The Eyes of Willie McGee

In the second installment of the Faculty Workshop Series, sponsored by the Frances Lewis Law Center, author Alex Heard came to speak to the entire school on September 22 about his new book, The Eyes of Willie McGee. Alex Heard is the editorial director of Outside magazine. He has worked as an editor and writer at The … Continue reading Author Alex Heard About The Eyes of Willie McGee

James E. Moliterno: An Introduction to Law, Law Study, and the Lawyer’s Role

Professor James E. Moliterno, the Vincent Bradford Professor of Law at Washington and Lee recently published the third edition of his text, An Introduction to Law, Law Study, and the Lawyer's Role. He wrote the text with Fredric I. Lederer, the Chancellor Professor of Law and Director, CLCT and Legal Skills at William and Mary. … Continue reading James E. Moliterno: An Introduction to Law, Law Study, and the Lawyer’s Role

Professor Lawrence B. Solum Talks Interpretation and Construction

In the first installment of the Faculty Workshop Series, sponsored by the Frances Lewis Law Center, Professor Lawrence B. Solum, the John E. Cribbet Professor of Law & Philosophy and the Co-Director for Institute for Law & Philosophy at the University of Illinois College of Law, came to speak on September 17 about his new article, The … Continue reading Professor Lawrence B. Solum Talks Interpretation and Construction

Professor Lyman Johnson at Beyond the Inevitable and Inadequate Regulation of Bankers

On Tuesday, September 14, 2010, Professor Lyman P. Q. Johnson, the Robert O. Bently Professor of Law, spoke at the University of St. Thomas Law School. He participated in the event, Beyond the Inevitable and Inadequate Regulation of Bankers, which was a comment on Professor Richard Painter's (University of Minnesota Law School) lecture on The … Continue reading Professor Lyman Johnson at Beyond the Inevitable and Inadequate Regulation of Bankers