Monthly Archives: January 2018

Professor Geier Blogs on Tax Cuts and Jobs Act

After identifying an ambiguity in the recently enacted Tax Cuts and Jobs Act regarding the tax treatment of patent sales by their creators, Professor Deborah Geier was asked to do a guest blog posting on the issue by Professor Leandra Lederman … Continue reading

Posted in Faculty in the Media | Leave a comment

Professor Katz’s Article Listed in Top Ten SSRN Downloads

A new paper by Howard Katz is listed in SSRN’s Top Ten Downloads for law teaching articles in January. His paper is entitled: Teaching Legal Analysis Using the ‘Unified Field Theory’ — A Systematic Method for Instructing Students in the … Continue reading

Posted in Faculty in the Media | Leave a comment

Professor Sterio Interviewed for NPR’s “Morning Edition”

Professor and Associate Dean Milena Sterio was interviewed for NPR’s “Morning Edition” show on January 18, on the topic of Secretary Rex Tillerson’s recent announcement that United States’ troops would remain in Syria indefinitely.  Professor Sterio’s interview is available here … Continue reading

Posted in Faculty in the Media | Leave a comment

Prof. Sundahl Signs Contract to Write First Textbook on Space Law

Prof. Mark Sundahl recently signed a contract with Rutledge to write the first textbook on Space Law. The textbook will be marketed globally and will mirror the content of Prof. Sundahl’s global online course, Space Law: A Global View, which … Continue reading

Posted in Faculty in the Media | Leave a comment

Prof. Sundahl Appointed to ICAO Space Learning Group

Prof. Mark Sundahl was appointed to the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) Space Learning Group to work on reconciling air law and space law. ICAO is the arm of the United Nations that oversees the civil aviation industry. As suborbital … Continue reading

Posted in Faculty in the Media | Leave a comment

Professor Geier Updates Textbook on Federal Income Taxation

Professor Deborah Geier has published her updated textbook, “Federal Income Taxation of Individuals 2018,” with eLandell, a division of CALI (The Center for Computer-Assisted Legal Instruction). The textbook incorporates the many tax changes made by the Tax Cuts and Jobs … Continue reading

Posted in Faculty in the Media | Leave a comment

Professor Robertson Participates in AALS Annual Meeting; Is Elected Chair-Elect of Natural Resources and Energy Law Section

Professor Heidi Gorovitz Robertson, the Steven W. Percy Distinguished Professor of Law, attended the Association of American Law Schools 2018 Annual Meeting in San Diego.  She served on the Selection Committee for planning the Natural Resources and Energy Law section … Continue reading

Posted in Faculty in the Media | Leave a comment