Prof. Sahani Publishes New article in Tulane Law Review and Presents at DC Bar’s International Law Section Event

Washington and Lee law professor Victoria Sahani has published a new article in the Tulane Law Review.  The article Reshaping Third-Party Funding, appears in Volume 91 and discusses the partnerships between third-party funders and law firms.   Download the the full text of Professor Sahani's article here. On February 21, 2017, Professor Sahani presented her research … Continue reading Prof. Sahani Publishes New article in Tulane Law Review and Presents at DC Bar’s International Law Section Event

Professor Seaman Publishes Op-Ed in Roanoke Times

Washington and Lee law professor Christopher Seaman published an opinion piece this week in the Roanoke Times.  In The harmful myth of widespread voter fraud , Professor Seaman discusses the impact of President Trump's claims of "massive" voter fraud in the 2016 election.  The op-ed appeared on Sunday, February 19, 2017.

Professor Sahani Presents at ASCL Workshop

On February 10-11, 2017 Prof. Sahani was selected to present her work-in-progress, Governing Third-Party Funders, at the American Society of Comparative Law Younger Comparativists Committee’s Comparative Business and Financial Law Workshop hosted by the University of Kansas School of Law.  Her forthcoming article explores existing codes of conduct or professional responsibility for third-party funders and … Continue reading Professor Sahani Presents at ASCL Workshop

Professor Margaret Hu Discusses Trump Travel Ban on NPR’s AirTalk

Washington and Lee Law professor Margaret Hu was a guest on NPR's program AirTalk on Tuesday, February 7, 2017.  Professor Hu, along with National Review editor Rich Lowry, discuss the Constitutionality of President Trump's executive order.         Listen to the segment here:  http://www.scpr.org/programs/airtalk/2017/02/07/54910/trump-travel-ban-stay-heads-to-ninth-circuit-court/

Dean Hellwig Joins as Co-author on Leading Tax Casebooks

Dean Brant Hellwig joins as co-author on two leading tax casebooks to be published in December 2016. Written with Stephen Schwarz and Daniel J. Lathrope, the new editions are titled Fundamentals of Business Enterprise Taxation, 6th ed.  and Fundamentals of Partnership Taxation, 10th ed.  Each new edition highlights significant developments in the taxation of business organizations, relevant new … Continue reading Dean Hellwig Joins as Co-author on Leading Tax Casebooks

Prof. Sahani Co-Presents Report on Arbitrator Conflicts of Interest at London Meeting of the Third-Party Funding Task Force

On December 8, 2016, Professor Victoria Sahani participated in a London meeting of the Third-Party Funding Task Force, jointly organized by the International Council for Commercial Arbitration (ICCA) and the School of Law at Queen Mary University of London.  Prof. Sahani is a co-chair of the Sub-Committee on Arbitrator Conflicts of Interest, and she co-presented … Continue reading Prof. Sahani Co-Presents Report on Arbitrator Conflicts of Interest at London Meeting of the Third-Party Funding Task Force

Professor Demleitner contributes to SCOTUSblog – Argument Analysis in Beckles v. United States

Washington and Lee law professor Nora Demleitner recently contributed a second post to SCOTUSblog, the leading blog for news and information on the U.S. Supreme Court.  Professor Demleitner has published both an argument preview and now and argument analysis for the case heard on November 28, 2016, Beckles v. United States.   Argument preview: Court to … Continue reading Professor Demleitner contributes to SCOTUSblog – Argument Analysis in Beckles v. United States