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E. Burch featured on Bloomberg

Wednesday, December 19, 2018

Kirbo Chair Elizabeth Chamblee Burch was featured on Bloomberg regarding Johnson & Johnson's settlement in a case involving its baby powder. The article titled "J&J Said to Settle Talc Case in First Shift From Battle Mode" was written by Jef Feeley and Margaret Cronin Fisk and published 12/18/18.

Lockaby argues before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit

Wednesday, December 19, 2018

As part of the law school’s Appellate Litigation Clinic, third-year student C. Daniel Lockaby presented oral argument before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit. Lockaby represented the clinic’s client in Brooks v. Jacumin et al., a Section 1983 case where the client was tased three times in one minute and ten seconds for refusing to have his photograph taken during a temporary visit to a detention center. Third-year students Wade Barron and Sarah Quattrocchi assisted in writing the briefs and in argument preparations.

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West delivers keynote at Iowa federal practice seminar

Wednesday, December 19, 2018

Brumby Distinguished Professor in First Amendment Law Sonja R. West delivered the keynote address at the Iowa State Bar Association's Federal Practice Seminar. Her presentation was titled "Protecting the First Amendment in an Anti-Press Age."

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Baradaran delivers keynote at Harvard Law School conference

Tuesday, December 18, 2018

Associate Dean for Strategic Initiatives & Alston Associate Chair in Corporate Law Mehrsa Baradaran presented "The Color of Money: Banking and Racial Inequality" as a keynote address at Harvard Law School's conference titled "Money as a Democratic Medium" during December.

Evans publishes article in Computers in Libraries

Tuesday, December 18, 2018

Metadata Services Librarian Rachel S. Evans published "How to Create a Stunning Orientation Video by Hand" in 38 Computers in Libraries 16 (2018).