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Professor Goldstein on The Huffington Post
May 26, 2011

Professor Joel Goldstein writes about "The Legacy of a Liberal" on The Huffington Post.

Professor Liebesman Interviewed on Copyright Issues Facing Hangover II
May 24, 2011

Professor Yvette Liebesman was interviewed by FOX-TV(Ch. 2 St. Louis) about copyright issues that could impact the release of the film Hangover II.

Professor Salsich Interviewed about Three Springs Development
May 12, 2011

Professor Pete Salsich was interviewed by the Belleville News Democrat on a development in Shiloh, Ill.

Professor Williams on Federal Government's Decision to Flood Farmland
May 8, 2011

Professor Doug Williams was interviewed by Missouri Lawyers Weekly on the federal government's decision to flood farmland.

Professor McCormick Interviewed by The Boston Globe
April 24, 2011

Professor Marcia McCormick was interviewed by The Boston Globe on gag orders in employee severance agreements.

Professor Needham Gives Keynote Speech for Taiwanese Women's Association
April 23, 2011

Professor Carol Needham gave the keynote speech for the North America Taiwanese Women's Association's annual convention. Her talk was titled "Listening and Acting with Integrity: Elements of Empowerment."

Professor Watson Testifies before Missouri House of Representatives
April 20, 2011

Professor Sidney Watson testified in Jefferson City, Mo. this week before the Health Insurance Committee of the Missouri House of Representatives on the requirement that states establish procedures under the Health reform law to review "unreasonable increases in premiums."

Professor Flanders on Voter Identification
April 17, 2011

Professor Chad Flanders and recent alum Jamie Rodriguez wrote an article on voter identification for the St. Louis Beacon.

Professor Walker's Article Honored by the Law & Society Association
April 7, 2011

Professor Anders Walker's article "Blackboard Jungle: Delinquency, Desegregation and the Cultural Politcs of Brown" was chosen for an Honorable Mention in the Law & Society Association's inaugural John Hope Franklin Prize Committee.

Professor McCormick Interviewed by Reuters on the WARN Act
April 5, 2011

Professor Marcia McCormick was interviewed by Reuters on the WARN Act. Employees of failed law firm Howrey LLP have filed a suit against their former firm, saying it failed to give them 60 days notice that they were being laid off.

Professor Greaney in The Washington Post
April 4, 2011

Professor Tim Greaney was quoted in The Washington Post about anti-trust scrutiny in the health care industry.

Professor Goldstein Cited in Op-Ed on Ferraro
April 1, 2011

Professor Joel Goldstein's recent op-ed in the Huffington Post was referenced in an article in The Tennessean about Geraldine Ferraro.

SpearIt on Post-Racial Rhetoric and the American Dream
March 31, 2011

SpearIt's article Post-Racial Rhetoric and the American Dream appeared on SALTLAW, a legal forum.

Professor McCormick on Employers Rights to Access Employee Phone Records
March 30, 2011

Professor Marcia McCormick was interviewed by the St. Louis Post-Dispatch on an employer's right to access employee's personal cell phone records.

Professor Goldstein Op-Ed on Mondale and Ferraro
March 27, 2011

Professor Joel Goldstein's op-ed on Walter F. Mondale and Geraldine Ferraro appeared on The Huffington Post website. The pieces discusses how Mondale and Ferraro's campaign was a commitment to the principle that presidential politics was not simply a preserve of white males.

Profsesor Ordower Talks Tax Credits
March 25, 2011

Professor Henry Ordower was a guest on KMOX-AM's Charlie Brennan Show discussing tax credits.

Professor Pendo Elected to American Law Institute
March 25, 2011

Professor Elizabeth Pendo was named a member of the prestigious American Law Institute. Pendo is one of 43 new members joining more than 4,300 lawyers, judges and law professors. Read the press release.

Professor Goldstein Interviewed by The Washington Examiner
March 24, 2011

Professor Joel Goldstein was interviewed for a piece appearing in the Washington Examiner on Gov. Bob McDonnell's chances for becoming Vice President.

Professor Goldstein Pens Column on Speculation over VP Candidates
March 24, 2011

Profsesor Joel Goldstein published an article on speculation over future Vice Presidential candidates in Sabato's Crystal Ball, which is a leading source of political analysis published at the University of Virginia.

Professor Hacking Op-Ed on HJR 31
March 22, 2011

Professor Amany Ragab Hacking's op-ed on a proposed bill to ban the application of Islamic law and international law in Missouri ran in the Kansas City Star.

Professor Needham Presents at 40th Annual Conference on Environmental Law
March 21, 2011

Professor Carol Needham presented “Reporting Requirements under the Financial Action Task Force Recommendations and Choice of Professional Responsibility Law in Cross-Border Transactional Practice” at the 40th Annual Conference on Environmental Law sponsored by the ABA Section of Environment, Energy and Resources in Salt Lake City, Utah. The talk was part of a panel with Tseming Yang, Deputy General Counsel, U.S. EPA; Clara Maria Poffenberger, Environmental Counsel, Exxon Mobil Corporation and Antonella Capria, Gianni, Origoni, Grippo & Partners (Milan Italy) titled The Brave New World of Ethics in a Globalizing Practice: How U.S. Lawyers Can Reconcile U.S. Ethics Responsibilities with Conflicting Multinational Rules, Saturday March 19, 2011.

Lynn Hartke Voted Board Member of RIPS
March 17, 2011

Lynn Hartke was voted in as a board member for RIPS, the Research Instruction & Patron Services Special Interest Section of the American Association of Law Libraries. This is one of the most highly revered special sections in the association.

Professor Goldstein Remembers David S. Broder and Edmund Muskie
March 17, 2011

Professor Joel Goldstein wrote about David S. Broder, the eminent political reporter and columnist who died March 9, 2011. Broder wrote frequently about Senator Edmund Muskie and Professor Goldstein is writing an upcoming book on Muskie. Read the full post here.

Professor McCormick Interviewed on Missouri's Right to Work Status
March 14, 2011

Professor Marcia McCormick was interviewed by the St. Louis Business Journal on efforts in the Missouri legislature to make the state “right-to-work.”

Professor Parasidis on KV Pharmaceutical's New Prenatal Drug
March 10, 2011

Professor Efthimios Parasidis spoke to the St. Louis Post-Dispatch about KV Pharmaceutical's expensive new prenatal drug.

Professor Terry's Article Recognized by American College of Legal Medicine
March 9, 2011

Professor Nicolas Terry's article "Physicians and Patients Who “Friend” or “Tweet”: Constructing a Legal Framework for Social Networking in a Highly Regulated Domain," was recognized at the recent annual meeting of the American College of Legal Medicine Annual Conference in Orlando as one of the Top Ten Hits in Medical-Legal Literature 2010-2011.

Professor Ryan Recognized for Noteworthy Tax Law Article
March 9, 2011

Professor Kerry Ryan's article "Human Capital and Transfer Taxation" was highlighted by Tax Notes Today as one of 10 noteworthy estate and gift tax law review articles published in 2010.

Professors Flanders and Goldman Interviewed on Military Funeral Protests
March 6, 2011

Professor Chad Flanders and Professor Roger Goldman were interviewed by the St. Louis Beacon on funeral protests being considered protected speech under the First Amendment.

Professor Howard and U.S. Supreme Court Ruling on Military Funeral Protests
March 3, 2011

Professor Alan Howard discussed the legal implications of the U.S. Supreme Court ruling's on protests at military funerals and what that could mean for protests at the state and local levels with the St. Louis Post-Dispatch.

Professor Flanders Article in "Conversations on Jesuit Higher Education"
February 28, 2011

Professor Chad Flanders' article "Controlled by a Creed?" appeared in the latest issue of "Conversations on Jesuit Higher Education."