Professor Mark Drumbl on the Genocide Conviction of Pauline Nyiramasuhuko

W&L Law Professor Mark Drumbl recently posted a piece entitled 'She Makes Me Ashamed to Be a Woman': The Genocide Conviction of Pauline Nyiramasuhuko, 2011 on SSRN.  Here is the abstract for the article, which will be published in the Michigan Journal of International Law: including mass atrocity, during conflict situations. The first (and, to date, … Continue reading Professor Mark Drumbl on the Genocide Conviction of Pauline Nyiramasuhuko

Prof. Drumbl on Child Soldiers

Last week, Professor Mark A. Drumbl, Class of 1975 Alumni Professor of Law and Director of the Transnational Law Institute, posted on the Oxford University Press Blog about child soldiers. The piece addresses the two points that Prof. Drumbl believes are overlooked in the recent coverage of Kony 2012: (1) what does justice mean for child … Continue reading Prof. Drumbl on Child Soldiers

Faculty Enclave

Every year, the faculty at W&L Law convene to share current scholarship and provide feedback to one another. Last week, seven faculty presented their papers and invited discussions, criticism, and suggestions for improvement. The presenters were as follows: Josh Fairfield: "Virtual Currency: How to Print Money for Fun and Profit" Aaron Haas: "The Marginalization of Religious … Continue reading Faculty Enclave

Faculty Profile: Michelle Drumbl

The worst has happened. That awful dreaded moment has come when you realize there is no escape. Nobody has died—but you are being audited by the Internal Revenue Service. What happens next? Michelle Drumbl knows. Professor Drumbl is the head of the W&L Tax Clinic. In the last four years, the clinic has helped nearly … Continue reading Faculty Profile: Michelle Drumbl

Prof. Drumbl on International Criminal Tribunals

Earlier this week, Professor Mark A. Drumbl, Class of 1975 Alumni Professor of Law and Director of the Transnational Law Institute, chaired a panel discussion of the prosecutors of the international criminal tribunals at the Robert Jackson Center at the Chautauqua Institution in New York. It was part of the 5th annual International Humanitarian Law Dialog, which was … Continue reading Prof. Drumbl on International Criminal Tribunals

Prof. Millon SEALS President-Elect

Professor David Millon, the J. B. Stombock Professor of Law and Law Alumni Faculty Fellow at Washington and Lee University School of Law, was named president-elect of the Southeastern Association of Law Schools (SEALS) at its recent annual meeting. Millon will serve in this position during 2011-12 and will become president of the organization for … Continue reading Prof. Millon SEALS President-Elect