Professor Parella Presents at the American Law & Economics Association (ALEA) annual conference

On Saturday, May 12, 2018 Professor Kish Parella presented her work in progress, “Public Relations Litigation,” at the annual meeting of the American Law & Economics Association (ALEA), which was held at Boston University School of Law. The abstract is below: Abstract from “Public Relations Litigation”: It is no secret that litigation can harm a … Continue reading Professor Parella Presents at the American Law & Economics Association (ALEA) annual conference

Professor Kish Parella Selected to Present Paper at Yale/Stanford/Harvard Junior Faculty Forum for Second Consecutive Year

Professor Kish Parella has been selected for the second time in consecutive years to present at the Yale/Stanford/Harvard Junior Faculty Forum, which will be held this summer at Harvard Law School on June 13-14, 2018. The Forum’s objective is to encourage the work of scholars recently appointed to a tenure-track position by providing experience in … Continue reading Professor Kish Parella Selected to Present Paper at Yale/Stanford/Harvard Junior Faculty Forum for Second Consecutive Year

Professor Kish Parella Presents at International Legal Theory Roundtable, Annual Meeting of the American Society of International Law

On April 4, 2018, Washington and Lee law professor Kish Parella presented her work in progress, Compliance as a Bargain, at a roundtable addressing “New Perspectives in International Legal Theory” at the annual meeting of the American Society of International Law. From the abstract: One of the most durable puzzles in international law is why … Continue reading Professor Kish Parella Presents at International Legal Theory Roundtable, Annual Meeting of the American Society of International Law

Professor Kish Parella Presents at the BYU Winter Deals Conference

  On Thursday, March 1, 2018 Professor Kish Parella presented her work in progress, Public Relations Litigation, at the BYU Winter Deals Conference that “brings leading scholars and practitioners to Park City, UT to discuss the modern global economy’s most pressing legal issues.”  Professor Parella presented on a panel exploring issues in corporate governance.  An abstract of … Continue reading Professor Kish Parella Presents at the BYU Winter Deals Conference

Professor Parella Presents at Yale Law Workshop on Informal-Formal Governance

On September 28, 2017 Professor Kish Parella presented her working draft, “Public Relations Litigation,” at a workshop exploring the intersection of formal and informal governance sponsored by the Center for Private Law at Yale Law School. Her draft explores the reputational repair functions of business litigation, especially for plaintiffs implicated in a broader corporate crisis.  … Continue reading Professor Parella Presents at Yale Law Workshop on Informal-Formal Governance

Professor Parella Hosts Scholarly Roundtable on the Information Effects of Litigation

On September 21-22, 2017 Professor Kish Parella hosted a scholarly roundtable on the information effects of litigation. The other participants were Sadie Blanchard (Yale), Nathan Cortez (SMU), Brandon Garrett (UVA), Jake Linford (FSU), Kathryn Sabbeth (UNC), and Roy Shapira (IDC).  All participants exchanged working drafts exploring the information value of litigation, including the reputational benefits … Continue reading Professor Parella Hosts Scholarly Roundtable on the Information Effects of Litigation

Professor Kish Parella Presents at Corporations on Trial: International Criminal and Civil Liability for Corporations for Human Rights Violations

On Friday, September 15, 2017 Professor Kish Parella presented at Corporations on Trial: International Criminal and Civil Liability For Corporations for Human Rights Violations that was held at Case Western Reserve University School of Law and co-sponsored by CWRU's Frederick K. Cox International Law Center, Center for Professional Ethics, and Inamori International Center for Ethics … Continue reading Professor Kish Parella Presents at Corporations on Trial: International Criminal and Civil Liability for Corporations for Human Rights Violations