Prof. Christopher Seaman Speaks at VA Bar Association Intellectual Property Section

Washington and Lee law professor Christopher Seaman spoke to members of the Virginia State Bar Association on September 19, 2014 at their 26th Annual Intellectual Property Fall CLE. Professor Seaman participated as a panelist to discuss the Supreme Court’s intellectual property decisions from the previous term.  The entire program is available here.

Professor Drumbl speaks at Women in War Conference

Washington and Lee law professor Mark Drumbl spoke at the Women In and At War Conference held at the University of Warwick on September 18 and 19, 2014.   The conference addressed the increasing role that women play in combat, women's role as political activists during conflict, and the issue of sexual violence in war. Professor Drumbl … Continue reading Professor Drumbl speaks at Women in War Conference

Professor Seaman Interviewed by Law360 on Trade Secrets Law

Washington and Lee Law professor Christopher Seaman was interviewed recently by Law360.   Professor Seaman, along with David S. Levine, Elon University and Sharon Sandeen, Hamline University discuss their arguments against passing the Trade Secrets Protection Act (in the U.S. House of Representatives) or the Defend Trade Secrets Act (in the U.S. Senate.) Read the … Continue reading Professor Seaman Interviewed by Law360 on Trade Secrets Law

Professor Baluarte Presents at The Hague

Washington and Lee Law professor David Baluarte is presenting this week at The Hague, the Netherlands at the first Global Forum on Statelessness.  The three-day event is co-hosted by UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) and the Statelessness Programme of Tilburg University.  The program contains presentations and discussion on three major themes: Stateless Children, Statelessness and Security, … Continue reading Professor Baluarte Presents at The Hague

Washington and Lee Law Review Cited by Restitution Scholars

The Washington and Lee Law Review has recently been cited by noteworthy scholars in two important publications. First, the Law Review’s symposium Restitution Rollout: The Restatement (Third) of Restitution and Unjust Enrichment is cited in the preface and in many of the essays published in Restatement Third: Restitution and Unjust Enrichment: Critical and Comparative Essays, Edited by … Continue reading Washington and Lee Law Review Cited by Restitution Scholars

Professors Fairfield and Luna Publish in Cornell Law Review

Washington and Lee law professors Joshua A.T. Fairfield and Erik Luna have published an article in the Cornell Law Review.   Digital Innocence, appears in Volume 99, Issue 5. From the abstract: Recent revelations have shown that almost all online activity and increasing amounts of offline activity are tracked using Big Data and data mining technologies. … Continue reading Professors Fairfield and Luna Publish in Cornell Law Review

Prof. Johnson co-authors Supreme Court Amicus Brief

Washington and Lee law professor Lyman Johnson is co-author on an amicus brief, filed yesterday, September 2, 2014.   The brief supports the respondents in Omnicare Inc., et al.  v. Laborers Dist. Council Constr. Indus. Pension Fund, et al.  a case currently before the United States Supreme Court, docket no. 13-435. This securities law case, … Continue reading Prof. Johnson co-authors Supreme Court Amicus Brief