Monthly Archives: April 2017

Civil Litigation Clinic Files Amicus Brief with Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals

On April 25, 2017, the Civil Litigation Clinic filed an Amicus brief with the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals on behalf of Equality Ohio. The brief, which supported the right of a transgender employee who was fired because of her gender … Continue reading

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Professor Witmer-Rich’s Article Published in Symposium Issue of Texas Tech Law Review

An article by Professor Jonathan Witmer-Rich has been published in a special symposium issue of the Texas Tech Law Review.  The 2016 Criminal Law Symposium on Violence Against Women included contributions from leading scholars around the country on topics such as … Continue reading

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Professor Majette Serves as Advisor to Massachusetts Provider Price Commission and Is Cited in Commission’s Final Report

Professor Gwendolyn Majette has been serving as an advisor to the Co-Chair of the Massachusetts Provider Price Commission this academic year.  She testified two times before the Commission – once in the Fall and once this Spring.  The Commission released its … Continue reading

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Dean Fisher Participates in “The Sound of Ideas”

Interim Dean Lee Fisher participated in “The Sound of Ideas” radio show on WCPN/90.3 (Cleveland-area NPR affiliate) on April 19.  Dean Fisher discussed DeRolph v. Ohio, the landmark Ohio Supreme Court case decided in 1997, which ruled that the way … Continue reading

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Professor Geier Participates in “The Sound of Ideas” on 90.3/WCPN

On April 12, Professor Deborah A. Geier appeared in the second of three segments on “The Sound of Ideas,” a program on the Cleveland NPR affiliate WCPN, to discuss the prospects for tax reform.  To access the program, click here. … Continue reading

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Professor Sagers Writes in Washington Post on Airlines and Oligopoly

Chris Sagers, the James A. Thomas Distinguished Professor of Law, wrote in Saturday’s Washington Post to discuss the recent controversy over forcible removal of a United Airlines passenger, and the relation it might have to concentration and competition in the … Continue reading

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Professor Inniss Publishes Blog Post on Rules, Resistance and Retribution

Professor Lolita Buckner Inniss has published a blog post entitled S/he Had it Coming: Rules, Resistance and Retribution. Her blog post is available here.

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Professor Ray Selected to Participate in Yale Cyber Leaders Forum; Professor Ray and Cybersecurity Center Featured in Channel 5 News Story

Professor Ray was selected to participate in the first annual Yale Cyber Leaders Forum organized by the Yale Law School, March 30 – April 1.  The Forum included leaders from government, industry and academia who came together to discuss how best … Continue reading

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Professor Robertson Delivers Lecture at Juniata College

Heidi Gorovitz Robertson, C|M|LAW’s Steven W. Percy Professor of Law, traveled to Juniata College in Huntingdon, Pennsylvania on April 4 and 5. to deliver the 2017 Will Judy Lecture.  In addition, to the public lecture, Professor Robertson met with undergraduate … Continue reading

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Professor Sterio Publishes Post on the Legality of the United States’ Use of Force Against Syria

Professor and Associate Dean Milena Sterio has published a post on Intlawgrrls entitled “Syria: The (Il)legality of the United States’ Use of Force Against Assad.”  This post, available here,  discusses the legality of recent American air strikes against Syria under … Continue reading

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