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

Professor Drumbl Lectures in Australia, London

Mark Drumbl, Class of 1975 Alumni Professor of Law and Director of the Transnational Law Institute, instructed an intensive class at Monash University, School of Law, in Melbourne Australia at the end of August 2016 entitled ‘Victims, law and mass atrocity’. While in Australia he gave a lecture at the Griffith Law School in Brisbane … Continue reading Professor Drumbl Lectures in Australia, London

Professor Bruner Lectures in Chongqing, China as Visiting Professor

Christopher Bruner, the William Donald Bain Family Professor of Corporate Law at Washington and Lee, was a Visiting Professor during the week of September 12 at the Southwest University of Political Science and Law (SWUPL) in Chongqing, a major economic center on the upper Yangtze River in southwest China.  SWUPL is regarded as one of … Continue reading Professor Bruner Lectures in Chongqing, China as Visiting Professor

Professor Mark Drumbl speaks in Colombia with Lawyers without Borders

Washington and Lee Law professor Mark Drumbl recently traveled to Colombia with the organization, Lawyers without Borders.  Professor Drumbl shares his account of his visit below.   At the invitation of a not-for-profit group called Lawyers Without Borders, I spent several days in Bogotá, Colombia, in mid-February.  They are engaged in important work that explores … Continue reading Professor Mark Drumbl speaks in Colombia with Lawyers without Borders

Prof. Shannon Participates in the Third Meeting of the Third-Party Funding Task Force

On February 12, 2015, Professor Victoria Shannon participated in the third meeting of the Third-Party Funding Task Force, jointly organized by the International Council for Commercial Arbitration (ICCA) and Queen Mary, University of London.  During the meeting, Professor Shannon presented a report on how the recent revisions to the International Bar Association’s Guidelines on Conflicts of Interest … Continue reading Prof. Shannon Participates in the Third Meeting of the Third-Party Funding Task Force