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Southwestern Reporter

February 2009

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FACULTY ACTIVITIES

PROFESSOR RONALD ARONOVSKY
  • Appointed, Executive Committee, AALS Section on Alternative Dispute Resolution
PROFESSOR ALAN CALNAN
  • Perspectives on Asbestos Litigation: Overview and Preview, 37 SOUTHWESTERN UNIVERSITY LAW REVIEW 459 (2008; with B. Stier)
PROFESSOR MARK CAMMACK
  • Conference Co-Organizer and Presenter, "An Overview of the Administration of Islamic Law in Indonesia," Creating Islamic Lawyers and Judges: Islamic Law in the Law Schools and Judicial Training Academies of Muslim Southeast Asia Conference, National University of Singapore
PROFESSOR CHRISTOPHER CAMERON
  • Interviewed regarding Lily Ledbetter Fair Pay Act signed by President Obama, "Patt Morrison Show," KPCC-FM.
PROFESSOR CATHERINE CARPENTER
  • Participant, Council of Legal Education, ABA Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar, Boston, MA
ASSOCIATE DEAN MICHAEL DORFF
  • Is There a Method to the Madness? Why Creative and Counterintuitive Proposals Are Counterproductive in THEORETICAL FOUNDATIONS OF LAW AND ECONOMICS (M. White, ed.; with K. Ferzan; Cambridge University Press, 2009)
PROFESSOR DAVID FAGUNDES
  • Crystals in the Public Domain, 50 BOSTON COLLEGE LAW REVIEW 139 (2009)
PROFESSOR JAMES FISCHER
  • Insurer-Policyholder Conflicts of Interest and Retained Defense Counsel's Professional Duties, 14 CONNECTICUT INSURANCE LAW JOURNAL 21 (2008)
DEAN BRYANT GARTH
  • Participant, ABA Accreditation Task Force, Boston, MA
  • Presenter, "New Results From After the JD, Wave II: Seven Years Into a Lawyer's Career," American Bar Foundation's Fellows CLE Research Seminar, Boston, CA
  • Quoted in "Law School Study Links Laptop Computer Use, Student Engagement," States News Service
PROFESSOR WARREN GRIMES
  • Testified (via video feed from LA office of Federal Trade Commission (FTC)), FTC workshop on Resale Price Maintenance, Washington DC
PROFESSOR JOERG KNIPPRATH
  • Op-ed article, "The Senate's Cold Shoulder," Los Angeles Daily Journal
  • Interviewed regarding the scope of executive privilege in regard to Karl Rove's refusal to answer Congressional subpoenas even though President Bush is no longer in office, "Dateline Washington," Radio America Network
PROFESSOR JAMES KUSHNER
  • GLOBAL CLIMATE CHANGE AND THE ROAD TO EXTINCTION: THE LEGAL AND PLANNING RESPONSE (Carolina Academic Press, 2009)
  PROFESSOR CHRISTINE LORILLARD
  • CHILDREN AND THE LAW: A READER ON THE COMPETING RIGHTS, PRIVILEGES, AND INTERESTS OF CHILDREN, PARENTS, AND THE STATE, (with K. Bohl; Van De Plas Publishing, forthcoming 2009)
PROFESSOR ARTHUR MCEVOY
  • Interviewed regarding fishermen surviving the cycles of the commercial fishing market, "All Things Considered," National Public Radio
VICE DEAN AUSTEN PARRISH
  • Quoted, "In new tactic, L.A. goes after gangs' money," Christian Science Monitor
PROFESSOR MYRNA RAEDER
  • Business and Official Records: Do the Different Approaches Found in the CEC and FRE Tell the Whole Story in HEARSAY EVIDENCE: LIMITS AND LIMITATIONS (A. Sabitha, ed., Amicus Books, The Icfai University Press, 2008)
  • Panelist, "Should child victims have court appointed counsel representing them?" ABA Criminal Justice Section, ABA Mid-Year Meeting, Boston, MA
PROFESSOR LON SOBEL
  • Interviewed regarding California possibly issuing IOUs instead of tax refunds, Sacramento Bee
  • Quoted, "State may give IOUs for tax refunds," The Californian
PROFESSOR BYRON STIER
  • Perspectives on Asbestos Litigation: Overview and Preview, 37 SOUTHWESTERN UNIVERSITY LAW REVIEW 459 (2008; with A. Calnan)
PROFESSOR J. KELLY STRADER
  • Elected, Treasurer and Appointed, Junior Faculty Mentoring Coordinator, AALS Section on Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity Issues (SOGII)
PROFESSOR KENNETH WILLIAMS
  • An Examination of the District Attorney's Alleged Unethical Conduct in RACE TO INJUSTICE: LESSONS LEARNED FROM THE DUKE LACROSSE RAE CASE (Carolina Academic Press, 2009)
  • Appointed to represent death row inmate Perry Williams in his federal habeas proceedings by United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas

ADJUNCT FACULTY

PROFESSOR CAROLE NEWCOMBE
  • Appointed Chair, ABA Administrative Law Education Committee
  • Speaker, "Recent Developments in Education Law," ABA Mid-Year Meeting, Boston, MA
PROFESSOR BIANCA PUTTERS
  • Presenter, "The Ongoing Property Rights Debate," International Academic Association on Planning, Law and Property Rights Third Annual Conference, Aalborg, Denmark


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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