AALS 2014 Midyear Meeting Workshop, Blurring Boundaries in Financial and Corporate Law

We are writing to announce the 2014 Midyear Meeting Workshop, Blurring Boundaries in Financial and Corporate Law, being held at the Westin City Center Hotel, Washington, D.C., from June 7 through June 9, 2014.  We also want to invite you to submit a proposal to participate in this two-day program, which is designed to explore … Continue reading AALS 2014 Midyear Meeting Workshop, Blurring Boundaries in Financial and Corporate Law

Prof. Mark Drumbl Addresses Gathering of International Criminal Prosecutors

Washington and Lee School of Law professor Mark Drumbl is an invited speaker at the 7th annual International Humanitarian Law  Dialogs, co-sponsored by the Robert H. Jackson Center at the Chautauqua Institution. The Dialogs are a historic gathering of renowned international prosecutors and leading professionals in the field of international criminal law. This three-day event, held August 25-27, … Continue reading Prof. Mark Drumbl Addresses Gathering of International Criminal Prosecutors

GW JUNIOR FACULTY BUSINESS AND FINANCIAL LAW WORKSHOP

THE CENTER FOR LAW, ECONOMICS & FINANCE (C-LEAF) AT THE GEORGE WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY LAW SCHOOL Fourth Annual JUNIOR FACULTY BUSINESS AND FINANCIAL LAW WORKSHOP AND JUNIOR FACULTY SCHOLARSHIP PRIZES   Sponsored by Schulte Roth & Zabel LLP CALL FOR PAPERS             The Center for Law, Economics & Finance (C-LEAF) at The George Washington University Law School is pleased to announce its fourth annual Junior Faculty Business and Financial Law Workshop and Junior Faculty Scholarship Prizes.  The … Continue reading GW JUNIOR FACULTY BUSINESS AND FINANCIAL LAW WORKSHOP

Prof. Brian Murchison Presents on U.S. Supreme Court Cases

On August 22, Prof Brian Murchison lectured on the 2012-13 U.S. Supreme Court Term at a meeting of the Federal Bar Associaction’s chapter in Roanoke.  Murchison discussed some of last Term’s leading cases, including the split decisions on California’s Proposition 8 and the Defense of Marriage Act; the challenge to the constitutionality of the Voting … Continue reading Prof. Brian Murchison Presents on U.S. Supreme Court Cases

Prof. Margaret Hu’s Cybersurveillance Article Reviewed at Concurring Opinions

Earlier this month at the blog Concurring Opinions, Danielle Citron reviewed Washington and Lee law professor Margaret Hu’s article, Biometric ID Cybersurveillance, 88 Indiana L.J.__ (forthcoming 2013), available at SSRN.  Here is an excerpt of the review: Professor Margaret Hu’s important new article, “Biometric ID Cybersurveillance” (Indiana Law Journal), carefully and chillingly lays out federal and state government’s … Continue reading Prof. Margaret Hu’s Cybersurveillance Article Reviewed at Concurring Opinions

LatCrit 2013 conference: “Resistance Rising: Theorizing and Building Cross-Sector Movements”

Here is a note regarding the 2013 LatCrit conference: Colleagues, The LatCrit 2013 conference, “Resistance Rising: Theorizing and Building Cross-Sector Movements,” is shaping up to be an intellectually vibrant event. Our community’s very own María Pabón López, Dean and Judge Adrian G. Duplantier Distinguished Professor of Law at Loyola University New Orleans College of Law, … Continue reading LatCrit 2013 conference: “Resistance Rising: Theorizing and Building Cross-Sector Movements”

W&L Listed Among Most Cited Law Faculties

The 71 Most-Cited Law Faculties Gregory Sisk, Valerie Aggerbeck, Debby Hackerson & Mary Wells (all of the University of St. Thomas), Scholarly Impact of Law School Faculties in 2012: Applying Leiter Scores to Rank the Top Third, 9 U. St. Thomas L.J. 838 (2012): This study explores the scholarly impact of law faculties, ranking the … Continue reading W&L Listed Among Most Cited Law Faculties