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Southwestern Reporter

Fall 2011, Number 2

     

FACULTY ACTIVITIES

PROFESSOR DEBRA BASSETT
  • CIVIL PROCEDURE, 6th ed., (with G. Hazard and J. Leubsdorf; Foundation Press, 2011)
  • 2011 Annual Supplement, CASES AND MATERIALS ON CIVIL PROCEDURE, 5th ed. (with D. Crump, W. Dorsaneo, III and R. Perschbacher; Lexis Publishing, 2008)
  • 2011 Annual Supplement, FEDERAL COURTS, 12th ed. (with C. Wright and J. Oakley; Foundation Press, 2008)
  • The Elusive Goal of Impartiality, 97 IOWA LAW REVIEW (forthcoming, 2011)
  • The Roots of Removal 77, BROOKLYN LAW REVIEW (forthcoming, 2011)
PROFESSOR CHRISTOPHER CAMERON
  • You Can't Win if You Don't Play: The Surprising Absence of Latinos from College Sports, 2 WAKE FOREST JOURNAL OF LAW & POLICY (forthcoming, 2011)
  • What's Prologue is Past: How the Present of International Labor Law Predicts the Past of U.S. Labor Law, 18 SOUTHWESTERN JOURNAL OF INTERNATIONAL LAW (forthcoming, 2011)
  • Update, LABOR LAW IN THE CONTEMPORARY WORKPLACE (with K. Dau-Schmidt, M. Malin, R. Corrada and C. Fisk; West Academic Publishing, 2009)
  • Update, LABOR-MANAGEMENT RELATIONS: STRIKES, LOCKOUTS AND BOYCOTTS, 2nd ed. (with D. Ray and W. Corbett; West Group, 2009 & Supp. 2011-2012)
  • Director, 20th Anniversary Scholarship & Awards Gala, Mexican American Bar Foundation
  • Panelist, "Voluntary Recognition and Neutrality Agreements," 29th Annual Orange County Labor and Employment Law Conference, sponsored by the Orange County Labor and Employment Relations Association, Regions 21 and 31 of the National Labor Relations Board, and the Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service, Anaheim, CA
  • Participant, Roundtable on the Intersection of Immigration and Employment Law, 6th Annual Labor & Employment Law Colloquium, sponsored by Loyola, Southwestern and UCLA Law Schools
PROFESSOR CATHERINE CARPENTER
  • Appointed, Chair, Curriculum Committee, ABA Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar
  • Appointed Member, Foreign Programs Committee, ABA Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar
  • Appointed Member, Planning Committee, AALS Site Evaluation Workshop, 2012 AALS Annual Conference, Washington, DC
  • Participant, Standards Review Committee, ABA Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar, Chicago, IL
PROFESSOR LAURA DYM COHEN
  • Selected Participant, Southern California Directors Leadership Institute Program, Executive Service Corps
  • Reappointed Member, Council on Access and Fairness, The State Bar of California and Representative, 2011 Annual Meeting, Long Beach, CA
PROFESSOR DAVID FAGUNDES
  • Explaining the Persistent Myth of Property Absolutism in THE PUBLIC NATURE OF PRIVATE PROPERTY (R. Malloy and M. Diamon, eds.; Ashgate Press, 2011)
  • Costly Intellectual Property, 64 VANDERBILT LAW REVIEW (with J. Masur; forthcoming, 2012)
  • Lead Panelist, "Candidate Forums in the YouTube Era," League of Women Voters of California Annual Convention, Ventura, CA
  • Paper Presentation, "Labor and/as Love: Roller Derby as Cultural Commons," Workshop on Convening Cultural Commons, New York University School of Law, New York, NY
  • Paper Presentation, "Talk Derby to Me: Emergent Intellectual Property Norms Governing Roller Derby Pseudonyms," Faculty Workshop, Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ and University of La Verne Law School, Ontario, CA
  • Panel moderator, "(How) Can Law Blogs Build Community in the Legal Academy?" Southeast Association of Law Schools (SEALS) Annual Conference, Hilton Head, SC
    Presenter, "Extralegal Governance of Intellectual Property: Norms, Commons, and Roller Derby," IP Innovations Student Seminar, University of Washington Law School, Seattle, WA
DEAN BRYANT GARTH
  • Hegemonic Battles, Professional Rivalries, and the International Division of Labor in the Market for the Import and Export of State-Governing Expertise, INTERNATIONAL POLITICAL SOCIOLOGY (with Y. Dezaly; 2011)
  • Presentation, "Asian Legal Revivals: Lawyers in the Shadow of Empire," Center for the Study of Law and Society, Berkeley, CA
  • Quoted in "Reasons to Feel Good About Being a Law Student Today," Bloomberg Law Reports
PROFESSOR STEVEN KRONE
  • Keynote Address, "Reports of My Death are Greatly Exaggerated: The Future of Film Art and Commerce," Rio de Janeiro International Film Festival , Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • Panel Moderator, "Litigation Advice for Transactional Lawyers: Common Litigation Risks Raised by Development and Production," 2011 Institute on Entertainment Law and Business, Beverly Hills Bar Association, USC Gould School of Law, Los Angeles, CA

PROFESSOR ROBERT LUTZ
  • Presentation, "Ethical Aspects of Outsourcing," Workshop on Legal Process Outsourcing - The Ethical Implications: Who is Doing It, What They Are Doing, and How to Do It Right, Lavender Conference, National LGBT Bar Association, Hollywood, CA
  • Presentation, "FTAs in Asia, the Process, Potential and Pitfalls," IP Meets the Pacific Rim: Cross Border Branding in an Era of Multi-Platform Licensing, Privacy, and Trade Secrets, sponsored by the ABA Section of International Law and LACBA International Law Section, Los Angeles, CA
  • Presentation, "Legal Scholarship Around the World: Traditions, Requirements, and Relevance - The United States," ABA Section of International Law Fall Meeting, Dublin, Ireland
  • Presentation, "Storms in the Clouds: Internet-Based Technology and the Obligations of Lawyers," ABA National Legal Malpractice Conference, San Francisco, CA
PROFESSOR JONATHAN MILLER
  • Speaker, "Borrowing a Constitution: The U.S. Constitution in Argentina and the Heyday of The Argentine Supreme Court (1853-1930)," Monday Faculty Colloquium, sponsored by UCLA School of Law; UCLA Latin American Institute; and Center for Argentina, Chile and the Southern Cone, Los Angeles, CA
  • Panelist, "The Bill of Rights and the Rule of Law: America's Greatest Export?" Bellwood Lecture Series/220 Anniversary of the Bill of Rights Symposium, University of Idaho College of Law, Moscow, ID
PROFESSOR ROBERT PUGSLEY
  • Quoted in "New BART protests could test emerging policy on cell service shutdowns," Christian Science Monitor
PROFESSOR BUTLER SHAFFER
  • Participant, 2011 Summit on Austrian Economics, Mises Institute, Vienna, Austria
PROFESSOR IRA SHAFIROFF
  • Quoted in "Legal Students Bone up on Kafka and Jesus," ThomsonReuters News & Insight
PROFESSOR BYRON STIER
  • Quoted in "Oil spill report boosts case against BP, others," Reuters
  • Quoted in "Analysis: Damages ruling may be pivotal in BP case," Reuters; reprinted in Claims Journal
  • Quoted in "BP cuts oil spill burden with $1.1 billion Mitsui deal," Reuters; reprinted in Daily Times of Pakistan
PROFESSOR KELLY STRADER
  • 2011 Supplement to WHITE COLLAR CRIME: CASES, MATERIALS, AND PROBLEMS, 2d ed. (LexisNexis, 2009)
  • Presenter, "Developing Group Skills Exercises," Incorporating Skills, and Presenter/Moderator, Raising Sexual Orientation Issues in the Criminal Classroom, West Publishing Criminal Law Retreat, San Diego, CA
  • Interviewed regarding "gay panic" defense as it was used in Lawrence King murder trial and other cases, KPFK (Pacifica Radio)
DEAN EMERITUS LEIGH TAYLOR
  • Speaker, "Governance and Other Sensitive Subjects," ABA Site Evaluation Workshop for Site Team Chairpersons, Chicago, IL

ADJUNCT FACULTY

PROFESSOR JAMES GLADSTONE
  • Panelist, "Litigation Advice for Transactional Lawyers: Common Litigation Risks Raised by Development and Production," 2011 Institute on Entertainment Law and Business, Beverly Hills Bar Association, USC Gould School of Law, Los Angeles, CA
PROFESSOR WAYNE LEVIN
  • Nominated, Canadian General Counsel Awards
  • Nominated, Los Angeles Business Journal General Counsel Awards
PROFESSOR DARRELL MAVIS
  • Instructor, "Presiding over Gang, Domestic Violence and Driving Under the Influence Cases," Criminal Law Overview for Criminal Courts Judges, San Francisco, CA
  • Faculty/Seminar Leader/Speaker, "Presiding Over Gang Cases and Other Criminal Cases," B.E. Witkin Judicial College, San Jose, CA
PROFESSOR JEFFREY SHELDON
  • Named, "Patent Law Lawyer of the Year," Los Angeles Best Lawyers 2012

 

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

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