Monthly Archives: May 2014

Davis Speaks to Travel Writers on Copyright and Fair Use

On May 3, 2014, C|M|LAW Professor Michael Davis spoke at the Society of American Travel Writers annual conference at the Cleveland Convention Center. The title of his presentation was “Copyright and Fair Use.” The discussion centered on the internet. Writers and … Continue reading

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Becker and Green Speak on LGBT Rights in Ohio

On May 16, 2014, C|M|LAW Professors Susan Becker and Matthew Green spoke at a free CLE program entitled “A Legal Overview of LGBT Rights in Ohio.”  This program was presented in conjunction with a free legal clinic set up to assist members … Continue reading

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Weinstein Presents on Content-Neutrality in Sign Regulation at Planning Conference

C|M|LAW and Levin College of Urban Affairs Professor Alan Weinstein organized and served as a participant on a panel entitled “The Content-Neutrality Issue in Sign Regulation” at the 2014 American Planning Association (APA) national conference in Atlanta, Georgia, on April 30, 2014. … Continue reading

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Plecnik Quoted in Tax Notes Today on Reducing the Error Rate for the Earned Income Tax Credit

C|M|LAW Professor John Plecnik was quoted in Tax Notes Today, this morning, on reducing the error rate for the earned income tax credit. The following quote appeared in EITC ERROR RATE GROWS; IMPROPER PAYMENTS TOP $ 13 BILLION, 2014 TNT 93-3: … Continue reading

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Majette and Robertson Participate in CMBA Medical-Legal Summit

C|M|LAW Professor Gwen Majette and Associate Dean and Professor Heidi Gorovitz Robertson participated in the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association’s Medical-Legal Summit at Cleveland’s Global Center for Health Innovation on April 12, 2014.  Professor Majette served as a panelist addressing the … Continue reading

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Majette Begins 2-year Term on AALS Law, Medicine and Health Care Team

C|M|LAW Professor Gwen Majette has begun a two-year term as an at-large member of the AALS’ Law, Medicine,and Health Care executive team.  As a member of this group, she will help set the agenda for the section, including helping plan … Continue reading

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Weinstein Speaks to Law Directors on Regulation of Signage

  On May 8, C|M|LAW and Levin College of Urban Affairs Professor Alan Weinstein provided a 1-hour CLE session titled, “Legal and Practical Issues in Regulating Signs & Billboards,” to the Northeast Ohio Law Directors Association. The Association members serve as … Continue reading

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Majette Serves on ACA Panel at Washington Bar Association Symposium

On Tuesday, March 18, 2014, C|M|LAW Professor Gwen Majette served as a panelist for a program entitled, “The ACA, the Truth, the Whole Truth, and Nothing But the Truth” at the 14th Annual Symposium of the Washington Bar Association’s Judicial Council.  The symposium is organized by members of the judiciary and … Continue reading

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Majette Moderates Panel on Health Disparities

On Thursday, March 27, C|M|LAW Professor Gwen Majette served as the moderator for a panel entitled “Health Care Disparities: The role of Title VI Past, Present and Future” at a conference on role of the law in reducing health care disparities.  The … Continue reading

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From the Audience at The Madison Show, Majette Joins in a Discussion of ACA

On Thursday, March 13, 2014, C|M|LAW Professor Gwen Majette attended a broadcast of “The Madison Show.”  The live broadcast on Sirius XM radio included a discussion entitled the “ACA: A Prescription for Health.”  The roundtable included Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius, Congresswoman Donna … Continue reading

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