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Southwestern Reporter

November 2009

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FACULTY ACTIVITIES

PROFESSOR RONALD ARONOVSKY
  • Speaker, "CERCLA Allocation and Arranger Liability after Burlington Northern - The Supreme Court Changes the Rules of the Game," Los Angeles County Bar Association
PROESSOR DEBRA BASSETT
  • Panelist, "First Monday in October," Diversity Week, Southwestern
PROFESSOR CHRISTOPHER CAMERON
  • LABOR LAW IN THE CONTEMPORARY WORKPLACE (with K. Dau-Schmidt, M. Malin, R. Corrada, and C. Fisk; Thomson West, 2009)
  • LABOR-MANAGEMENT RELATIONS:  STRIKES, LOCKOUTS AND BOYCOTTS 2009-2010 supplement (with D. Ray and W. Corbett; Thomson West, 2009)
  • Delegate, World Congress XIX, International Society of Labor Law and Social Security Law, Sydney, Australia
  • Panel Moderator, "Decanal Interface with Different Constituencies and Stake-Holders," Second Biennial Workshop on Promoting Diversity in Law School Leadership, Seattle University School of Law, Seattle, WA
  • Panelist, "First Monday in October," Diversity Week, Southwestern
PROFESSOR CATHERINE CARPENTER
  • Legislative Epidemics: A Cautionary Tale of Criminal Laws that Sweep the Country, 58 BUFFALO LAW REVIEW (forthcoming, January 2010)
  • Presenter, "The Challenges of Accreditation in a Post-301-6 World," Joint Retreat of the Council and Accreditation Committee, Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar, Chicago, IL
  • Participant, Accreditation Committee Meeting, Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar, Aspen, CO
PROFESSOR LAURA DYM COHEN
  • Invited Participant, California Pro Bono Summit 2009, Statewide Strategic Planning for Legal Services and Law Firms, State Bar of California, San Francisco, CA
  • Event Coordinator, Pro Bono Celebration Kickoff for Los Angeles, Partnership with Public Counsel, Bet Tzedek and Pro Bono Council of Los Angeles featuring keynote speaker Justice Moreno, Southwestern
  • Invited Participant, Creating a Blueprint, Supporting Former Foster Youth in Higher Education, Los Angeles
PROFESSOR MICHAEL EPSTEIN
  • Quoted in "Michael Jackson's legacy: Who has the right to profit?" Christian Science Monitor
DEAN BRYANT GARTH
  • Pro Bono as an Elite Strategy in Early Legal Careers in PRIVATE LAWYERS AND THE PUBLIC INTEREST: THE EVOLVING ROLE OF PRO BONO IN THE LEGAL PROFESSION (with R. Dinovitzer; R. Granfield and L. Mather, eds.; Oxford University Press, 2009)
  • "Derechos humanos y filanthropía hegemonic," ANTROPOLOGÍA DE LAS ELITES ETNOGRAFÍAS CONTEMPORÁNEA (with Y. Dezalay; August 2009)
  • Opening Keynote Panelist, "Empirical Research and the Globalization of Law," and Panelist, "Colonial Legacies, Near and Far, New and Old," West Coast Law and Society Meeting, Stanford Law School, Palo Alto, CA
  • Panelist, "Roundtable on the Future of Lawyer Hiring, Development, and Advancement," NALP, San Francisco, CA
PROFESSOR WARREN GRIMES
  • Speaker, "Resale Price Maintenance," Vertical Restraints (Antitrust) Conference, University College London, United Kingdom
  • Speaker, "A Century of Supreme Court Antitrust Jurisprudence," University of Osnabrueck, Germany
  • "Residents owed answer on taxis," Glendale News Press
PROFESSOR JOERG KNIPPRATH
  • Panelist, "First Monday in October," Diversity Week, Southwestern
  PROFESSOR CHRISTINE LORILLARD
  • Presentation, "The Need for Consistent Access to Second Parent Adoption to Ensure 'Portable Parentage,'" International Conference of Children and the Law, Prato, Italy
PROFESSOR ROBERT LUTZ
  • Guest Lecturer, "Providing Globalized Legal Services: Challenges for the Legal Profession, Regulators and Educators," Global Law Colloquium Speaker Series, La Verne Law School, Ontario, CA
  • Appointed, Advisory Board, International Trade Compliance Institute
  • Appointed Liaison, from ABA Section of Legal Education's Committee on International Education to ABA Section of International Law and other ABA entities; attended inaugural meeting, Chicago, IL
  • Meeting Participant, Fall Meeting of the ABA Section of International Law and spoke to the Council about the Commission on Ethics 20/20, international legal education developments, and legal practice issues involving India and China, Miami, FL
  • Meeting Participant, ABA Center for Human Rights, Washington, DC
PROFESSOR MYRNA RAEDER
  • Speaker, Legal Perspectives Concerning Female Offenders, Biannual Meeting, Adult and Juvenile Female Offenders Organization, Jackson, MI
  • Co-Chair, ABA Youth at Risk Commission, Projects and Initiatives Subcommittee and ABA Criminal Justice Section, Innocence Subcommittee
  • Participant and Panelist, "Challenges Facing Forensic Science," Annual Board Meeting of California Forensic Science Institute and Public Forum Panel, California State University, Los Angeles
  • Participant, "Revising the Model Penal Code," American Law Institute's Members Consultative Group Meeting, Philadelphia, PA
  • Participant, California Gender Responsive Strategies Commission Meeting, California Institute for Women, Corona, CA
  • Participant, Meetings of the Los Angeles Dependency Court's Working Groups on Children of Incarcerated Parents and Youth Transitioning from Foster Care
PROFESSOR GARY ROWE
  • Panelist, "First Monday in October," Diversity Week, Southwestern
PROFESSOR MOLLY SELVIN
  • Re-appointed Peer Reviewer, Journalism and Communications Panel, Fulbright Specialists Program
PROFESSOR BUTLER SHAFFER
  • Presenter, "Civilization Against the State: Resisting the Deadly Virus," Freedom Fest 2009, Paris, France
PROFESSOR LON SOBEL
  • Speaker, "Impact of Internal Revenue Code section 409A on royalties and deferred and contingent compensation earned by entertainers and athletes," Annual Meeting of the ABA Entertainment and Sports Law Forum Committee, New York
PROFESSOR KELLY STRADER
  • Civil and Criminal Forfeitures in WHITE COLLAR CRIME:  BUSINESS AND REGULATORY OFFENSES, 2009 Chapter Update (with D. Parker; O. Obermaier and R. Morillo, eds.; Law Journal Press, 2009)

ADJUNCT FACULTY

PROFESSOR GARY FINE
  • Featured Speaker, "Art of the Music Deal," National Association of Record Industry Professionals, Los Angeles

 

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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