Delaware Corporate Law Anniversary Symposium features W&L faculty member Lyman Johnson

The upcoming Delaware Corporate Law Anniversary Symposium will be held on September 26 & 27, 2017.  The symposium commemorates the 50th anniversary of the 1967 general revision of the Delaware General Corporation Law, the 225th anniversary of the establishment of the Delaware Court of Chancery and the 25th anniversary of the Delaware Limited Liability Company Act. Washington and … Continue reading Delaware Corporate Law Anniversary Symposium features W&L faculty member Lyman Johnson

Scholarly Commons Hits 2,000,000 Downloads!

This month, Scholarly Commons, the law school's institutional repository, reached a new milestone - 2 million downloads!  The 14,722 total items in the repository have been downloaded a total of 2,046,581 times. Scholarship at W&L Law is downloaded in countries across the world by individuals at 5,405 educational institutions, 23,784 different commercial entities, and 1,127 … Continue reading Scholarly Commons Hits 2,000,000 Downloads!

Professor Parella publishes “The Information Regulation of Business Actors” in AJIL Unbound

Professor Parella’s recent essay, “The Information Regulation of Business Actors,” was recently published in the American Journal of International Law (AJIL) Unbound series and is available for download here . The abstract is below: A transnational legal order (TLO) is emerging regarding the role of businesses in respecting human rights. This legal order includes multistakeholder … Continue reading Professor Parella publishes “The Information Regulation of Business Actors” in AJIL Unbound

Prof. Lyman Johnson Publishes in Cambridge Series on Law and Christianity

Washington and Lee Law professor Lyman Johnson has contributed to a new book published by Cambridge University Press, Agape, Justice, and the Law: How Might Christian Love Shape Law.  This new volume is part of the Cambridge Series on Law and Christianity.  Professor Johnson's work is titled "Law, Agape, and the Corporation" in which he discusses … Continue reading Prof. Lyman Johnson Publishes in Cambridge Series on Law and Christianity

Professor Todd Peppers Publishes Book, “A Courageous Fool”

Washington and Lee Visiting Professor of Law, Todd Peppers, will publish a new book this summer with co-author Margaret Anderson.  The book, titled "A Courageous Fool: Marie Deans and Her Struggle against the Death Penalty" will be published by Vanderbilt University Press on July 15, 2017. From the publisher: There have been many heroes and … Continue reading Professor Todd Peppers Publishes Book, “A Courageous Fool”

Professor Kish Parella Presents at 2017 Stanford/Harvard/Yale Junior Faculty Forum

On Wednesday, June 7, 2017 Professor Kish Parella presented her forthcoming article, Reputational Regulation, Duke Law Journal, Vol. 67, Issue 5 (2018) at Stanford Law School as part of the 2017 Stanford/Harvard/Yale Junior Faculty Forum.  Professor Parella’s article was selected for the session on civil litigation and disputes because it explores the information effects of … Continue reading Professor Kish Parella Presents at 2017 Stanford/Harvard/Yale Junior Faculty Forum

Assistant Dean Caroline Osborne Ranks in top 10% of SSRN authors

As of May 2017, Washington and Lee Assistant Dean and Professor of Legal Research Caroline Osborne ranks in the top 10% of authors on SSRN by total new downloads in the last 12 months.  Dean Osborne’s articles generated a total of 2,366 downloads including 302 in the last 12 months alone. Dean Osborne's most frequently downloaded works are: … Continue reading Assistant Dean Caroline Osborne Ranks in top 10% of SSRN authors