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Southwestern Reporter

Spring 2011, Number 1




FACULTY ACTIVITIES

PROFESSOR RONALD ARONOVSKY
  • Elected, Chair-Elect, Alternative Dispute Resolution Section, AALS
  • Re-appointed, Executive Committee, Litigation Section, AALS
PROFESSOR DEBRA LYN BASSETT
  • Panelist, "International Class Actions," International Litigation Panel, 2021: International Law Ten Years From Now, Southwestern Law Journal Symposium
  • Presenter, "Ethics and E-Discovery," Electronic Discovery Guidance 2010: What Corporate and Outside Counsel Need to Know, Practising Law Institute, San Francisco, CA
PROFESSOR CHRISTOPHER CAMERON
  • Moderator and Panelist, "Labor Rights," International Human Rights Panel, 2021: International Law Ten Years From Now, Southwestern Law Journal Symposium
PROFESSOR MARK CAMMACK
  • Panel Moderator, "Islamic Law and Crime in Contemporary Courts," Section on Islamic Law and Section on Criminal Justice, AALS 2011 Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA
  • Panelist, "Islamic Banking Issues," International Financial Law and Institutions Panel, 2021: International Law Ten Years From Now, Southwestern Law Journal Symposium
PROFESSOR CATHERINE CARPENTER
  • Participant, Foreign Programs Committee, ABA Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar, St. Louis MO
  • Participant, Standards Review Committee, ABA Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar, St. Louis, MO and San Francisco, CA
  • Participant, Finance Committee, ABA Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar, San Diego, CA
  • Participant, Publications Committee, ABA Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar, San Diego and San Francisco, CA
  • Participant, Curriculum Committee, ABA Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar, San Francisco, CA
  • Presenter, "The Intertwined Relationship of the ABA and AALS in Site Evaluations," AALS 2011 Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA
ASSOCIATE DEAN MICHAEL DORFF
  • Panel Moderator, "The Challenges of Empirical Work in Law," AALS 2011 Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA
PROFESSOR SILVIA FAERMAN
  • Panelist, "Extra-Territorial Intellectual Property Enforcement in Latin America," International Intellectual Property Panel, 2021: International Law Ten Years From Now, Southwestern Law Journal Symposium
PROFESSOR DAVID FAGUNDES
  • COPYRIGHT Q&A (with R. Lind; LexisNexis, 2011)
  • Presenter, "Talk Derby to Me," Boston IP Colloquium, Boston College Law School
  • Discussant, PrawfsFest! VIII Workshop on Law and Legal Theory, Arizona State University College of Law
DEAN BRYANT GARTH
  • LAWYERS AND THE RULE OF LAW IN AN ERA OF GLOBALIZATION (editor with Y. Dezalay; Routledge, 2011)
  • Civil Procedure and Courts in THE OXFORD HANDBOOK OF EMPIRICAL LEGAL RESEARCH (with C. Menkel-Meadow; Oxford University Press, 2010)
  • State Politics and Legal Markets, 10 COMPARATIVE SOCIOLOGY 38 (with Y. Dezalay; 2011)
  • Keynote speaker, "From Access to Justice in the 1970's to Access to Justice Today: Personal and Sociological Observations," NOW Netherlands Organization for Scientific Research/WOTRO Science for Global Development Conference - Bringing Justice to the Poor? A Socio‚ÄźLegal Look at Bottom-up Law and Development; also, discussion chair, Netherlands
  • Presenter, "Bar Passage," LSSSE-organized Panel, AALS Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA
    Panelist, "New Developments in the Legal Profession," West Coast Law & Society Retreat, Southwestern
PROFESSOR WARREN GRIMES
  • Moderator and Panelist, "Competition Issues and Framework," International Trade Law Panel, 2021: International Law Ten Years From Now, Southwestern Law Journal Symposium
  • Interviewed regarding resale price maintenance and the Supreme Court's 2007 decision addressing that topic, "Money 101 with Bob McCormick," KFWB (CBS affiliate)
PROFESSOR DANIELLE KIE HART
  • Panelist, "Rethinking Equality," West Coast Law & Society Retreat, Southwestern
PROFESSOR ROMAN HOYOS
  • Session Participant, "Borders and Boundaries," West Coast Law & Society Retreat, Southwestern
PROFESSOR STEVEN KRONE
  • Moderator, International Entertainment and Media Law Panel, 2021: International Law Ten Years From Now, Southwestern Law Journal Symposium
PROFESSOR ROBERT LIND
  • COPYRIGHT Q&A (with D. Fagundes; LexisNexis, 2011)
PROFESSOR ROBERT LUTZ
  • The ABA and Outsourcing, 40 INTERNATIONAL LAW NEWS  No. 1 (with E. Rosen; 2011)
  • Audio program, "Ethical Issues of Outsourcing Legal Support Services Overseas," Section of International Law, California State Bar
  • Re-publication (in French and English), "Guidance Notes on Arbitrator Conduct for Private Commercial Disputes in the NAFTA Region," THE CANADIAN ARBITRATION AND MEDIATION JOURNAL (December 2010)
  • Organizer, Moderator and Panelist, "Overview of Inbound and Outbound Challenges," International Legal Education Panel, 2021: International Law Ten Years From Now, Southwestern Law Journal Symposium
  • Meeting Participant, Fellows Research Council, American Bar Foundation, Chicago, IL
  • Southwestern Representative, House of Delegates, AALS 2011 Annual Meeting, San Francisco
  • Lecturer, "Important U.S. Treaties Lawyers Should Know," Webinar-Cyberconference, California State Bar
  • Named Southern California's 'Best Lawyer' - 2011, International Trade and Finance Law, Los Angeles Times Best Lawyers Magazine

PROFESSOR CALEB MASON
  • The Use of Immigration Status in Cross-Examination of Witnesses: Scope, Limits, Objections, 33 AMERICAN JOURNAL OF TRIAL ADVOCACY 549 (2010)
  • What is Truth? Setting the Bounds of Justiciability in Religiously-Inflected Fact Disputes, 26 JOURNAL OF LAW AND RELIGION 91 (Peer-reviewed; 2010)
  • Panelist, "Transnational Organized Crime," International Criminal Law Panel, 2021: International Law Ten Years From Now, Southwestern Law Journal Symposium
PROFESSOR ARTHUR MCEVOY
  • Event Chair and Participant, "Law and Justice," West Coast Law & Society Retreat, Southwestern
PROFESSOR JONATHAN MILLER
  • Speaker, "Borrowing a Constitution: The U.S. Constitution in Argentina and the Heyday of the Argentine Supreme Court (1853-1930)" (based on book manuscript), Center for Iberian and Latin American Studies, UC San Diego
  • Paper and Presenter, "The Decline of the U.S. Constitution as Binding Authority in Argentina," Constitutional Principles and Democratic Transition Workshop, VIIIth World Congress, International Association of Constitutional Law, Mexico City, Mexico
VICE DEAN AUSTEN PARRISH
  • Moderator and Panelist, "Overview and Extra-Territoriality," International Litigation Panel, 2021: International Law Ten Years From Now, Southwestern Law Journal Symposium
PROFESSOR ROBERT PUGSLEY
  • Quoted in "Michael Jackson trial: Did Conrad Murray act as a doctor or an enabler?" and "Defending Jared Lee Loughner: Will an insanity plea work?" Christian Science Monitor
PROFESSOR GOWRI RAMACHANDRAN
  • Panelist, "Social Movements Across Moving Borders," West Coast Law & Society Retreat, Southwestern
PROFESSOR MYRNA RAEDER
  • Distrusting Young Children who Allege Sexual Abuse: Why Stereotypes Don't Die and Ways to Facilitate Child Testimony, 15 WIDENER LAW REVIEW 239 (2010)
ASSISTANT DEAN MOLLY SELVIN
  • Chair, Opening Plenary, "War and Rights," West Coast Law & Society Retreat, Southwestern
PROFESSOR BUTLER SHAFFER
  • Speaker, "The Free Market vs. the War System," Koch Foundation Lecture Series on Liberating Markets, La Sierra University, Riverside, CA
  • Speaker "A Radical View of Property: Why Your Parents, Teachers, Friends, and All Institutions Got It All Wrong," The Freedom Summit, Phoenix, AZ
PROFESSOR JUDY SLOAN
  • Panelist, "The John Gellene Case," Symposium on Ethical Issues in Bankruptcy, Federal Bar Association, Offices of the United States Trustee
  • Featured in "A 'Messiah' performance of, by and for Musicians," Los Angeles Times
PROFESSOR BYRON STIER
  • Speaker, "BP Claims Fund," The Legal Implications and Consequences of the Oil Spill Crisis, Mississippi College Law Review Symposium, Jackson, MS
  • Quoted in "BP claims process enters new, uncertain phase," Reuters
PROFESSOR KELLY STRADER
  • Lawrence's Criminal Law, BERKELEY JOURNAL OF CRIMINAL LAW (forthcoming Spring 2011)
  • Elected Chair, Section on Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity Issues, AALS
  • Panelist, "Uncovering Heterosexuality in the Law," AALS 2011 Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA
  • Moderator, International Criminal Law Panel, 2021: International Law Ten Years From Now, Southwestern Law Journal Symposium
DEAN EMERITUS LEIGH TAYLOR
  • Elected, Chair, Board of Governors, Queen Margaret's School, Duncan, B.C., Canada

ADJUNCT FACULTY

PROFESSOR SCOTT GORDON
  • Honored as a Family Law Jurist of the Year, 18th Annual Family Law Institute, Southern California Chapter, American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, Santa Monica
PROFESSOR AMY PELLMAN
  • Assigned to Juvenile Dependency Court
PROFESSOR JEFF SHELDON
  • Presenter, "Unglamorous But Deadly - Invalidity Under Section 112," 2011 National CLE Conference, Vail, CO
PROFESSOR TIMOTHY WEINER
  • Recipient, LL.M., Prosecutorial Science, Chapman University School of Law

SENIOR STAFF

JOAN BAUTISTA, DIRECTOR OF INSTITUTIONAL ADVANCEMENT
  • Panelist, "Leveraging Alumni Associations and Alumni Chapters to Meet Institutional Needs" and "Annual Funds: Excelling After the Recession," AALS 2011 Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA
ASSOCIATE DEAN LESLIE STEINBERG
  • Panelist, "Have the U.S. News Rankings Changed the World As We Know It? How Law School Marketing and Communication Teams Respond to this 'Rite of Spring,'" AALS 2011 Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA

 

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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