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.
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
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
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
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
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
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
On Monday, August 4, 2014 Washington and Lee Law professor Victoria Shannon presented two papers at the annual meeting of the Southeastern Association of Law Schools (SEALS). As Washington and Lee’s delegate to the SEALS New Scholars Program, Prof. Shannon presented a draft of her forthcoming article proposing revisions to the Federal Rules of Civil … Continue reading Prof. Shannon Presented on Third-Party Litigation Funding at SEALS