Professor Pannabecker Publishes Article in Banking Law Journal

The January 2013 issue of the Banking Law Journal includes an article by W&L Professor of Practice James Pannabecker entitled “The CFPB Issues an Exemption from Dodd-Frank Mortgage Disclosures, Leading the Industry to a Potential Regulatory Cliff.” The article argues that the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau made a mistake in not issuing a detailed final … Continue reading Professor Pannabecker Publishes Article in Banking Law Journal

Call for Papers: Fourth Workshop for Junior Researchers on the Law and Economics of Intellectual Property and Competition

From June 10 to June 12, 2013, the International Max Planck Research School for Competition and Innovation (http://www.imprs-ci.ip.mpg.de) and the Center for Law & Economics at ETH Zurich (http://www.lawecon.ethz.ch) will jointly organize their Fourth Workshop for Junior Researchers on the Law and Economics of Intellectual Property and Competition Law. OVERVIEW: The workshop will enable a … Continue reading Call for Papers: Fourth Workshop for Junior Researchers on the Law and Economics of Intellectual Property and Competition

Boston College Law Review Moves to Scholastica

Dear Friends of the Boston College Law Review, We are pleased to announce that on February 1, 2013, the Boston College Law Review (BCLR) will transition to Scholastica as our online platform for manuscript submissions. As of that date, we will only accept submissions through Scholastica (preferred) or email (bclr@bc.edu). We will no longer accept … Continue reading Boston College Law Review Moves to Scholastica

Jesus College, Oxford Shaw Foundation Junior Research Fellowship in Law

Jesus College, Oxford invites applications for the Shaw Foundation Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) in Law, tenable for three years from 1 October 2013. QUALIFICATIONS: The JRF is open to those intending to pursue research in Law, who are at an early stage of their academic career, typically at post-doctoral level. SALARY/BENEFITS: The salary is on … Continue reading Jesus College, Oxford Shaw Foundation Junior Research Fellowship in Law

Professor Chris Seaman Publishes Article in Yale JOLT

W&L Law Professor Christopher Seaman has just published a piece in Yale's Journal of Law and Technology entitled Best Mode Trade Secrets (co-authored with Brian Love).  Here is the abstract: Trade secrecy and patent rights traditionally have been considered mutually exclusive. Trade secret rights are premised on secrecy. Without it, they evaporate. Patent rights, on … Continue reading Professor Chris Seaman Publishes Article in Yale JOLT