Monthly Archives: January 2016

Professor Plecnik Quoted in Tax Notes

Professor John Plecnik  was quoted in Tax Notes on January 15, regarding Congress’s move to increase penalties for improperly claimed refundable tax credits. Professor Plecnik’s quotes are reproduced below, and the full article is available here (Plecnik Quoted in Tax … Continue reading

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Professor Kerber Participates in Judge4Yourself Interviews of Judicial Candidates

Professor Sandra Kerber recently participated in Judge4Yourself interviews of judicial candidates running in the March 15, 2016 Ohio Primary Election. The candidates’ ratings are due to be released soon and are based on  their answers to the comprehensive questionnaire that is used to vet … Continue reading

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Professor Robertson Participates in CMBA Panel on Home Rule and Preemption in Ohio

On December 9, 2015, Professor Heidi Gorovitz Robertson, Steven W. Percy Distinguished Professor of Law, was a panelist at the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association.  The panel, Home Rule and Preemption in Ohio, was a joint program of the CMBA’s Environmental Law and … Continue reading

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Professor Robertson Presents at AALS; Is Elected Officer of Natural Resources and Energy Law Section

Heidi Gorovitz Robertson, Steven W. Percy Distinguished Professor of Law, was a panelist on the 2016 AALS Annual Meeting Arc of the Career series panel, The AALS In Spite of Itself: How to Use the AALS for Professional Development Even … Continue reading

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Professor Geier Updates Free E-Textbook on Federal Income Taxation

  Professor Deborah Geier‘s updated free e-textbook for use in the first Federal Income Tax course is now available at http://www.cali.org/books/us-federal-income-taxation-individuals-2016. Pdf and Word formats can be downloaded immediately, and e-reader versions for iPads and Kindles can be downloaded by … Continue reading

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Professor Sterio Presents at AALS Annual Meeting; Is Elected Officer of International Law and International Human Rights Law Sections; Participates in United Nations Field Trip with Professor Majette

Professor and Associate Dean Milena Sterio moderated a panel at the 2016 AALS Annual Meeting in New York City on January 8, entitled “Human Rights and Families.”  The program was organized by the AALS International Human Rights Law Section.  In addition, … Continue reading

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Professor Kalir Presents on the Relation between Spirituality and Politics

Clinical Professor of Law Doron Kalir was recently invited to St. Paul Church in Cleveland Heights to speak about the relation between spirituality and politics. His talk focused on Old Testament text and some founding American constitutional documents, which together – one hopes – may … Continue reading

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