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

Professor Demleitner Contributes to SCOTUSblog

Washington and Lee law professor Nora Demleitner recently contributed to  SCOTUSblog, the leading blog for news and information on the U.S. Supreme Court.  Professor Demleitner's post, titled Argument preview: Court to tackle constitutionality of residual clause in sentencing guidelines, appeared on Monday, November 21st.  The post discusses the upcoming case Beckles v. United States to be heard … Continue reading Professor Demleitner Contributes to SCOTUSblog

Professor Sahani Contributes to the Kluwer Arbitration Blog

Washington and Lee Law Professor Victoria Sahani published her second blog post at the Kluwer Arbitration Blog on Thursday, November 3, 2016. The essay is titled Blurred Lines between Third-Party Funders and Law Firms.   The Kluwer Arbitration Blog is a publication of Kluwer Law International and features leading experts discussing the latest developments in the area of … Continue reading Professor Sahani Contributes to the Kluwer Arbitration Blog

Professor David Baluarte Joins Amicus Brief to U.S. Supreme Court

Washington and Lee law professor David Baluarte, director of the School's Immigrant Rights Clinic, has joined an amicus brief that was just filed with the U.S. Supreme Court on behalf of scholars of statelessness in the case Lynch v. Morales Santana. Prof. Baluarte joined other scholars on the brief who have devoted much of their … Continue reading Professor David Baluarte Joins Amicus Brief to U.S. Supreme Court

Prof. Michelle Drumbl Presents at Washington Tax Symposium

Washington and Lee Law Professor Michelle Drumbl presented last week at the Fourth Annual Tax Symposium hosted by the University of Washington. Topics covered included taxpayer information rights; compliance and administration; and more. Prof. Drumbl presented during a panel titled "Tax Incidence and the Unintended Consequences of Tax Laws." The subject of her presentation was … Continue reading Prof. Michelle Drumbl Presents at Washington Tax Symposium

Professor Kish Parella Presents Research at the International Economic Law Interest Group Biennial Conference in Washington, DC

  On Friday, September 30, Professor Kish Parella presented her work in progress, Catalyzing Institutional Change, at the American Society of International Law International Economic Law Interest Group Biennial Conference that was co-sponsored by the Institute for International Economic Law at Georgetown University Law Center.  The biennial conference sought to integrate different sub-fields within international … Continue reading Professor Kish Parella Presents Research at the International Economic Law Interest Group Biennial Conference in Washington, DC