Southwestern Law School Los Angeles, CA
 

Institute Faculty Activities 07-08

MAY 2008

ASSOCIATE DEAN CHRISTOPHER CAMERON
  • Harry Pregerson, The Real Mayor of Los Angeles, 36 SOUTHWESTERN LAW REVIEW 311 (2007)
  • Speaker, "The Road to Representation Under the National Labor Relations Act," 46th Annual Short Course on Labor Law, Center for American and International Law, Dallas, TX
  • Member, AALS Accreditation Team, Florida International University School of Law, Miami, FL
  • Interviewed regarding wage and hour class action litigation over the status of workers as employees or independent contractors, Marketplace, NPR
PROFESSOR MICHAEL EPSTEIN
  • Quality Control: The Daily Show, the Peabody and Brand Discipline in QUALITY TELEVISION: CONTEMPORARY AMERICAN TELEVISION AND BEYOND (with M. Rogers and J. Reeves; J. McCabe and K. Akass, eds.; I.B. Taurus, 2007)
PROFESSOR DAVID FAGUNDES
  • Presenter, "Crystals in the Public Domain," Intellectual Property Scholars' Round Table, Drake Law School, Des Moines, IA
  • Presenter, "Property Rhetoric and the Public Domain," Workshop on Property Transactions and Transitions in an Age of Globalization, Chapman Law School, Orange, CA
PROFESSOR DAVID KOHLER
  • Sex and Violence in the Media: Some Thoughts on the Importance of Underinclusion as a Barrier to Medium Specific Regulation, 60 FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS LAW JOURNAL 38 (March 2008)
PROFESSOR MICHAEL SCOTT
  • SCOTT ON OUTSOURCING LAW & PRACTICE, 2008 Supplement (Aspen Publishers, 2008)
  • Tort Liability for Vendors of Insecure Software: Has the Time Finally Come? 67 MARYLAND LAW REVIEW (2008)
  • The FTC, the Unfairness Doctrine, and Data Security Breach Litigation: Has the Commission Gone Too Far? 60 ADMINISTRATIVE LAW REVIEW (Winter 2008)

MARCH/APRIL 2008

ASSOCIATE DEAN CHRISTOPHER CAMERON
  • Welcome Remarks and Commentator, "International Influences and International Law," Abandoning the Inquisitor: Latin America's Criminal Procedure Revolution, Southwestern Journal of Law and Trade in the Americas Symposium
  • Interviewed regarding IBM employees being reclassified from salary to hourly, "Marketplace," NPR
PROFESSOR SILVIA FAERMAN
  • Commentator, "Experiments with Jury Trials in Argentina," Abandoning the Inquisitor: Latin America's Criminal Procedure Revolution, Southwestern Journal of Law and Trade in the Americas Symposium
PROFESSOR DAVID KOHLER
  • Panelist, "The Importance of Transparency in a Democratic Society," in conjunction with docudrama "Top Secret: The Battle for the Pentagon Papers," Sunshine Week, American Society of Newspaper Editors, Skirball Cultural Center
  • Panelist, "New Paradigms in Entertainment and Media Law," ABA Midyear Meeting, Los Angeles
  • Panelist, "Hot Issues in Entertainment Law," ABA's Forum on Communications Law Annual Meeting, Boca Raton, FL
  • Appointed, Member of Nominating Committee, ABA's Forum on Communications Law
PROFESSOR LON SOBEL
  • Presentation, "Top 10 Music Cases of the Last 50 Years," Grammy Foundation Luncheon, Los Angeles
  • Quoted, "Clemens hearing useless unless we learn from it," Press-Enterprise

JANUARY/FEBRUARY 2008

ASSOCIATE DEAN CHRISTOPHER CAMERON
  • Interviewed, re: undocumented childcare workers, Larry Mantle's "Air Talk," KPCC-FM
PROFESSOR DAVID FAGUNDES
  • Presenter, "Crystals in the Public Domain," PrawfsFest Conference, Loyola Law School, Los Angeles
PROFESSOR ROBERT LIND
  • NEWSGATHERING AND THE LAW, 2008 Supplement (LexisNexis, 2007); available online via Lexis
  • ENTERTAINMENT LAW: LEGAL CONCEPTS AND BUSINESS PRACTICES, 2008 Supplement (Thomson-West, 2007); available online via Westlaw Entertainment Database

NOVEMBER/DECEMBER 2007

PROFESSOR ROBERT LIND
  • Entertainment Law: Legal Concepts and Business Practices 3rd ed., 2007 Fall Update (Thomson/West, 2005)

OCTOBER 2007

ASSOCIATE DEAN CHRISTOPHER CAMERON
  • Quoted, "O.C. courts slowed by deputy slowdown," Los Angeles Times
  • Interviewed regarding Southwest Airline's threat to remove a passenger from a flight for wearing supposedly revealing clothing, KPCC-FM
PROFESSOR MICHAEL EPSTEIN
  • Spectrum Set-Asides as Content-Neutral Metric: Creating a Practical Balance Between Media Access and Market Power, HOFSTRA LAW REVIEW (forthcoming)
PROFESSOR DAVID FAGUNDES
  • Presenter, "Property Rules, Property Talk, and the Public Domain," Fifth Annual Works in Progress Intellectual Property Colloquium, Program on Information Justice and Intellectual Property, American University, Washington College of Law
PROFESSOR LON SOBEL
  • Speaker, Copyright Law Presentation, Society of Composers & Lyricists, American Film Institute (AFI), Los Angeles

SEPTEMBER 2007

PROFESSOR ROBERT LIND
  • ENTERTAINMENT LAW: LEGAL CONCEPTS AND BUSINESS PRACTICES, 3rd ed., vol. 2 (with P. Acton, T. Selz and M. Simensky; Thomson/West, 2007)
PROFESSOR LON SOBEL
  • Chair, ABA Forum Committee on Entertainment & Sports Industries (see story)

AUGUST 2007

ASSOCIATE DEAN CHRISTOPHER CAMERON
  • Faculty, "International Sports Law," Southwestern's Summer Law Program, London, England
  • Interviewed regarding employer crackdowns on personal Internet/email usage at work, NBC4 News
  • Quoted, "Postal Service settles bias suit; The agency agrees to pay $61 million in a disability discrimination case filed by workers," Los Angeles Times
  • Quoted, "Largest Disability Discrimination Suit Settled by Postal Service," Workplace Prof Blog
PROFESSOR MICHAEL EPSTEIN
  • Faculty, "International and Comparative Media Law," Southwestern's Summer Law Program, London, England
PROFESSOR SILVIA FAERMAN
  • Program Director, Southwestern's Summer Law Program, Buenos Aires, Argentina
PROFESSOR DAVID KOHLER
  • This Town Ain't Big Enough for the Both of Us - Or is it? Reflections on Copyright, the First Amendment and Google's Use of Other's Content, 2007 DUKE LAW & TECHNOLOGY REVIEW 5 (2007)
  • "Government's involvement in television programming and privacy suit could impede First Amendment rights," Fulton County Daily Report (American Lawyer Media, 2007)
  • Moderator, 9th Circuit Judicial Conference on Secrecy in the Electronic Age, Honolulu, HI
  • Presenter, "Indecent Exposure and Other Content Malfunctions: The FCC's New Crusade Against Sex and Violence on Television," CLE presentation, Warner Bros., Burbank
  • "Let market set free speech limits," Creative Voices (Newstex Web Blogs)
PROFESSOR ROBERT LIND
  • Presenter, "Law of Podcasts" and "Law Student Note Sharing - Websites, Copyright and Learning Styles," Legal Education and IT: Mirage or Oasis? 17th Annual Conference for Law School Computing, Center for Computer-Assisted Legal Instruction (CALI), Las Vegas, NV
PROFESSOR MICHAEL SCOTT
  • INTERNET AND TECHNOLOGY LAW DESK REFERENCE, 8th ed. (Aspen Publishers, 2007)
  • SCOTT ON MULTIMEDIA LAW, 2nd ed., 2008 Supplement (Aspen Publishers)
PROFESSOR LON SOBEL
  • Program Director, and Faculty, "International Entertainment Law," Southwestern's Summer Law Program, London, England

 

ABA - American Bar Association
AALS
- Association of American Law Schools
LACBA
- Los Angeles County Bar Association
NALP
- National Association for Law Placement