Marjorie Corman Aaron
Professor of Clinical Law and Director, Center for Practice
Marjorie presented six different workshops in negotiation, mediation, and impromptu speaking for the New Zealand Leadership Development Center, the Ministry of Women's Affairs, and the Department of Building and Housing. Several of her publications were cited:
- Decision Analysis as a Method of Evaluating the Trial Alternative, in Mediating Legal Disputes 307 (Dwight Golann, ed., 1997) (with David P. Hoffer); and The Value of Decision Analysis in Mediation Practice, 11 Negot. J. 123 (1995), in Robert L. Haig, Commercial Litigation in New York State Courts (Thomson-West, 2d ed. 2009 Supp.); and in Douglas H. Yarn & Gregory Todd Jones, Alternative Dispute Resolution: Practice and Procedure in Georgia (Harrison, 3d ed. 2010 Supp.).
- Using Decision Trees as Tools for Settlement, 14 Alternatives to High Cost Litig. 71 (1996) (with David P. Hoffer), in Richard Birke, Neuroscience and Settlement: An Examination of Scientific Innovations and Practical Applications, 25 Ohio St. J. on Disp. Resol. 477 (2010).
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Timothy K. Armstrong
Associate Professor of Law
Tim attended the Cincinnati Intellectual Property Law Association’s 2nd annual meeting, Open Source & Security Squared – Dispelling the Myths, at the NKU METS Center on May 17, 2010. His article, Chevron Deference and Agency Self-Interest, 13 Cornell J.L. & Pub. Pol'y 203 (2004), was cited in Anthony Gostanian, How the FDA Can Overturn Wyeth v. Levine, 36 Am. J.L. & Med. 248 (2010); and in Scott Bomkamp, Beyond Chemicals: The Lessons that Toxic Substance Regulatory Reform can Learn from Nanotechnology, 85 Ind. L.J. Supplement 24 (2010).
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Lin (Lynn) Bai
Assistant Professor of Law
Lynn published On Regulating Conflict of Interest in the Credit Rating Industry, 13 N.Y.U. J. Legis. & Pub. Pol'y 253 (2010). Her latest article, Lying and Getting Caught: An Empirical Study of the Effect of Securities Class Action Settlements on Targeted Firms, 158 U. Pa. L. Rev. ___ (2010) (with James D. Cox (Duke) & Randall S. Thomas (Vanderbilt)), was featured on the Harvard Law School Forum on Corporate Governance and Financial Regulation and WVXU 91.7.
Two of Lynn’s articles were cited:
- Do Differences in Pleading Standards Cause Forum Shopping in Securities Class Actions?: Doctrinal and Empirical Analyses, 2009 Wis. L. Rev. 421 (with James D. Cox (Duke) & Randall S. Thomas (Vanderbilt)), in Robin Effron, The Plaintiff Neutrality Principle: Pleading Complex Litigation in the Era of Twombly and Iqbal, 51 Wm. & Mary L. Rev. 1997 (2010).
- There are Plaintiffs and... There are Plaintiffs: An Empirical Analysis of Securities Class Action Settlements, 61 Vand. L. Rev. 350 (2008) (with James D. Cox (Duke) & Randall S. Thomas (Vanderbilt)), in Brent A. Olson, Publicly Traded Corporations: Governance & Regulation (Clark Boardman Callaghan, 3d. ed. 2010); and in Jonathan C. Lipson, Understanding Failure: Examiners and the Bankruptcy Reorganization of Large Public Companies, 84 Am. Bankr. L.J. 1 (2010).
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Charles Hartsock Professor of Law and Director, Corporate Law Center
Barbara presented her paper, Fiduciary Duty, Professionalism and Investment Advice, at the Law and Society Association’s Annual Meeting in Chicago. She participated on a panel of experts that met with the SEC’s Investor Advisory Committee to address issues and make recommendations about mandatory securities arbitration. (See the agenda and background material for the meeting and the original announcement in US SEC: SEC Investor Advisory Committee Announces Meeting Agenda, List of Participants.)
Several of Barbara’s pubications were cited:
- Fraud on the Market: A Criticism of Dispensing With Reliance Requirements In Certain Open Market Transactions, 62 N.C. L. Rev. 435 (1984), in Brent A. Olson, Publicly Traded Corporations: Governance & Regulation (Clark Boardman Callaghan, 3d. ed., 2010).
- Perceptions of Fairness of Securities Arbitration: An Empirical Study and When Perception Changes Reality: An Empirical Study of Investors' Views of the Fairness of Securities Arbitration, 2008 J. of Dispute Resolution 349 (with Jill Gross), in Amy J. Schmitz, Legislating in the Light: Considering Empirical Data in Crafting Arbitration Reforms, 15 Harv. Negot. L. Rev. 115 (2010).
- Are Retail Investors Better Off Today?, 1 Brook. J. Corp. Fin. & Com. L. 303 (2008), in Jennifer J. Johnson, Private Placements: A Regulatory Black Hole, 35 Del. J. Corp. L. 151 (2010).
- Should the SEC be a Collection Agency for Defrauded Investors?, 63 Bus. Law. 317 (2008), in Michael J. Kaufman & John M. Wunderlich, Regressing: The Troubling Dispositive Role of Event Studies in Securities Fraud Litigation, 15 Stan. J.L. Bus. & Fin. 183 (2009).
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A. Christopher Bryant
Professor of Law
Chris was quoted in Schools See Graduations in Churches as Practical, Not Religious, Cincinnati Enquirer, May 16, 2010. Two of his articles were cited:
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Paul L. Caron
Associate Dean of Faculty and Charles Hartsock Professor of Law
In response to Paul’s TaxProf Blog post, Did 16 Law Schools Commit Rankings Malpractice? (and subsequent ABA Journal coverage), U.S. News & World Report announced that it would change its rankings methodology to prevent law schools from gaming the employed at graduation statistic. For further coverage, see:
Paul published several issues of his SSRN Tax Law Abstracts e-journals:
Several of Paul’s publications were cited:
- Federal Wealth Transfer Taxation (Foundation, 6th ed., 2009) (with Paul McDaniel (Florida) & James Repetti (Boston College)), in Lily L. Batchelder, What Should Society Expect from Heirs? The Case for a Comprehensive Inheritance Tax, 63 Tax L. Rev. 1 (2009).
- The Role of State Court Decisions in Federal Tax Litigation: Bosch, Erie, and Beyond, 71 Or. L. Rev. 781 (1992), in Phyllis C. Smith, The Estate and Gift Tax Implications of Self-settled Domestic Asset Protection Trusts: Can You Really Have Your Cake and Eat it Too?, 44 New Eng. L. Rev. 25 (2010).
- Taking Back the Law School Classroom: Using Technology to Foster Active Student Learning, 54 J. Legal Educ. 551 (2004) (with Rafael Gely), in Diana R. Donahoe, An Autobiography of a Digital Idea: From Waging War against Laptops to Engaging Students with Laptops, 59 J. Legal Educ. 485 (2010); and in D. Daniel Sokol, Designing Antitrust Agencies for More Effective Outcomes: What Antitrust can Learn from Restaurant Guides, 41 Loy. U. Chi. L.J. 573 (2010).:
- Paul was quoted in Stephanie C. Emens, The Methodology & Manipulation of the U.S. News Law School Rankings, 34 J. Legal Prof. 197 (2009).
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Professor of Clinical Law and Director, Domestic Violence and Civil Protection Order Clinic
Margaret was appointed Chair of the Reading Subcommittee of the National Association of Women Lawyers’ Supreme Court Committee, which is reviewing the nomination of Elena Kagan to the US Supreme Court. Her article, Lawyer Malpractice and Domestic Violence: Are We Revictimizing Our Clients?, 39 Fam. L.Q. 7 (2005), was cited in Linda Elrod, Child Custody Practice and Procedure (Clark Boardman Callaghan, 2009 Supp.).
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Mark A. Godsey
Professor of Law and Faculty Director, Lois and Richard Rosenthal Institute for Justice, Ohio Innocence Project
Ohio Innocence Project client Raymond Towler walked free on May 5, 2010 after serving 29 years of a life sentence for a rape that DNA testing showed he didn't commit. OIP has been involved with this case since 2004. It is the OIP's 7th exoneration and 10th person freed on grounds of innocence.
- Raymond Towler, Freed after 29 Years in Prison, Wants a New Life and a Good Pizza (Video), Cleveland Plain Dealer, May 5, 2010.
- DNA Tests Vindicate Ohio Man Convicted of Rape, WEWS.com, May 5, 2010.
- NBC Nightly News.
- DNA-Cleared Man Free after Three Decades, USA Today, May 6, 2010.
- Innocent Man Released after 29 Years in Prison, BBC Radio, May 8, 2010.
- USA Today: UC Ohio Innocence Project Helps Free Wrongfully Imprisoned Man, UC News, May 7, 2010.
- Cavs Give Front Row Tickets to Ray Towler, Man Who Was Released After 29 Years in Prison For Rape He Didn't Commit, Cleveland Scene: Northeast Ohio’s Only Alternative Newsweekly, May 6, 2010.
- From Wrongly Convicted to Rightly Rewarded, TrueHoop, ESPN.com, May 6, 2010.
- 'Mr. Towler, You Are Free to Go': Man Freed after Nearly 29 Years for Rape He Didn't Commit, Columbus Dispatch, May 6, 2010.
- After 29 Years Behind Bars, Innocent Man Bears No Ill Will 'Now I Can Go on with My Life,' He Says after Judge Frees Him, Cleveland Plain Dealer, May 6, 2010, at A1.
- Ohio Innocence Project Helps Ohio's Longest-serving Wrongfully Convicted Inmate to Freedom after 29 Years in Prison, US Fed News, May 6, 2010.
- DNA Tests Vindicate Ohio Man Convicted of Rape, Associated Press, May 5, 2010.
- DNA Evidence Frees Man after 29 Years in Prison 'This Is the Greatest Day of My Life,' He Says, Cleveland Plain Dealer, May 5, 2010, at A1.
- Man to Be Freed Thanks to DNA, Columbus Dispatch, May 5, 2010, at 01A.
- Wrongly Convicted Man Goes Free: Long-awaited DNA Tests Prove He Is Innocent of Rape, Columbus Dispatch, May 5, 2010.
- Ohio Innocence Project Helps Ohio's Longest-Serving Wrongfully Convicted Inmate to Freedom After 29 Years in Prison, UC News, May 5, 2010.
- Cleveland Man to Be Freed from Prison after Serving 29 Years for a Rape He Didn't Commit, Metro-Cleveland.com, May 4, 2010.
Two of Mark’s articles were cited:
- Reformulating the Miranda Warnings in Light of Contemporary Law and Understandings, 90 Minn. L. Rev. 781 (2006), in Andrew V. Jezic, Frank Molony, & William E. Nolan, Maryland Law of Confessions (Thomson/West, 2009 Supp.).
- Shining the Bright Light on Police Interrogation in America (reviewing Richard A. Leo, Police Interrogation and American Justice), 6 Ohio St. J. Crim. L. 711 (2009), in Kristi Lyn Lunbery v. Tina Hornbeak, No. 08-17576, 2010 U.S. App. LEXIS 10554 (9th Cir., May 25, 2010.).
Mark was also quoted in:
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Kenneth J. Hirsh
Director of the Law Library and Information Technology and Clinical Professor of Law
Ken, Susan Boland, Ron Jones, and Jim Hart presented sessions at the third annual Legal Research Summer Boot Camp on May 13 and 14. This workshop is jointly held with librarians from the Chase College of Law at Northern Kentucky University at both law schools, to afford our students the opportunity for a thorough legal research refresher before they embark on summer jobs.
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Gustavus Henry Wald Professor of Law and Contracts
Emily presented Action Research and Legal Scholarship on May 3, 2010 at Drexel as part of its Faculty Workshop Series. Her article, Towards Praxis, 39 U.C. Davis L. Rev. 905 (2006), was cited in Angela Onwuachi-Willig, Another Hair Piece: Exploring New Strands of Analysis under Title VII, 98 Geo.
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Professor of Law and Criminal Justice
Christo was quoted in:
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S. Elizabeth Malloy
Andrew Katsanis Professor of Law
Two of Betsy’s articles were cited:
- Physician Restrictive Covenants: The Neglect of the Incompetent Patients' Interests, 41 Wake Forest L. Rev. 189 (2006), in Charles A. Sullivan, The Puzzling Persistence of Unenforceable Contract Terms, 70 Ohio St. L.J. 1127 (2009).
- Views From the Front: A Dialogue About the Modern Corporate Law Firm, 1996 Utah L. Rev. 1293, in Eli Wald, Glass Ceilings and Dead Ends: Professional Ideologies, Gender Stereotypes, and the Future of Women Lawyers at Large Law Firms, 78 Fordham L. Rev. 2245 (2010).
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James B. Helmer, Jr. Professor of Law
Several of Brad’s articles were cited:
- After Gonzales v. Raich: Is the Endangered Species Act Constitutional under the Commerce Clause?, 78 U. Colo. L. Rev. 375 (2007), in David M. Metres, The National Impact Test: Applying Principled Commerce Clause Analysis to Federal Environmental Regulation, 61 Hastings L.J. 1035 (2010); and in J. D. Ruhl & James Salzman, Climate Change, Dead Zones, and Massive Problems in the Administrative State: A Guide for Whittling Away, 98 Cal. L. Rev. 59 (2010).
- Standing and Global Warming: Is Injury to All Injury to None?, 35 Envtl. L. 1 (2005), in John O. McGinnis, Accelerating AI, 104 Nw. U. L. Rev. Colloquy 366 (2010).
- Standing and Future Generations: Does Massachusetts v. EPA Open Standing for the Unborn?, 34 Colum. J. Envtl. L. 1 (2009); and Should States Have Greater Standing Rights Than Ordinary Citizens?: Massachusetts v. EPA’s New Standing Test for States, 49 Wm & Mary L. Rev. 1701 (2008), in Amy J. Wildermuth & Lincoln L. Davies, Standing on Appeal, 2010 U. Ill. L. Rev. 957.
- Using Section 1983 to Enforce Title VI’s Section 602 Regulations, 49 Kan. L. Rev. 321 (2001), in April Kuehnhoff, Holding on to Home: Preventing Eviction and Termination of Tenant-Based Subsidies for Limited English Proficiency Tenants Living in Housing Units with HUD Rental Assistance, 17 Geo. J. Poverty L. & Pol'y 221 (2010).
Profile of Professor Mank
Assistant Professor of Law
Stephanie was featured in the Center for the Enhancement of Teaching and Learning’s first Faculty Spotlight, A Few Things are Changing at the College of Law.
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Assistant Professor of Law
Darrell published Iqbal and Empathy, 78 UMKC L. Rev. 999 (2010).
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Director, Glenn M. Weaver Institute of Law and Psychiatry
Doug published Understanding Risk Assessment Instruments, in The American Psychiatric Publishing Textbook of Forensic Psychiatry, 563-586 (Robert I. Simon & Liza H. Gold, eds. 2d ed. 2010). Several of his articles were cited:
- AAPL Practice Guideline for the Forensic Psychiatric Evaluation of Competence to Stand Trial, 35 J. Am. Acad. Psychiatry & L. S3 (2007) (with D. Girogi-Guarnieri), in Jeffrey L. Metzner & Peter Ash, Commentary: The Mental Status Examination in the Age of the Internet-Challenges and Opportunities, 38 J. Am. Acad. Psychiatry & L. 27 (2010).
- Another Look at Interpreting Risk Categories, 18 Sexual Abuse - J. Res. & Treatment 41 (2006), in R. Karl Hanson, et al., Predicting Recidivism amongst Sexual Offenders: A Multi-site Study of Static-2002, 34 Law & Hum. Behav. 198 (2010).
- Assessing Predictions of Violence - Being Accurate about Accuracy, 62 J. Consulting & Clin. Psychol. 783 (1994), in Martin Rettenberger et al., Prospective Actuarial Risk Assessment: A Comparison of Five Risk Assessment Instruments in Different Sexual Offender Subtypes, 54 Int’l J. of Offender Therapy & Comp. Criminology 169 (2010); Roope Tikkanen, MAOA Alters the Effects of Heavy Drinking and Childhood Physical Abuse on Risk for Severe Impulsive Acts of Violence Among Alcoholic Violent Offenders, 34 Alcoholism-Clinical & Experimental Res. 853 (2010); Robert J. Snowden & Nicola S. Gray, Helpful and Unhelpful Risk Assessment Practices Reply, 61 Psychiatric Services 530 (2010); Chi Meng Chu & Stuart D. M. Thomas, Adolescent Sexual Offenders: The Relationship between Typology and Recidivism, 22 Sexual Abuse - A J. of Res. & Treatment 218 (2010); and Joan Langan, Challenging Assumptions about Risk Factors and the Role of Screening for Violence Risk in the Field of Mental Health, 12 Health Risk & Soc’y 85 (2010).
- Three-way ROCs, 19 Med. Decis. Making 78 (1999), in Juan Carlos Fernandez Caballero, et al., Sensitivity Versus Accuracy in Multiclass Problems Using Memetic Pareto Evolutionary Neural Networks, 21 IEEE Transactions on Neural Networks 750 (2010); and Rosa Bersabe & Teresa Rivas, A General Equation to Obtain Multiple Cut-off Scores on a Test from Multinomial Logistic Regression, 13 Spanish J. of Psychol. 494 (2010).
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Michael E. Solimine
Donald P. Klekamp Professor of Law
Several of Michael’s articles were cited:
- Choice of Law in the American Courts in 1991, 40 Am. J. Comp. L. 951 (1992), in Symeon C. Symeonides, Choice of Law in the American Courts in 2009: Twenty-Third Annual Survey, 58 Am. J. Comp. L. 227 (2010).
- Deciding to Decide: Class Action Certification and Interlocutory Review by the United States Courts of Appeals under Rule 23(f), 41 Wm. & Mary L. Rev. 1531 (2000) (with Christine Oliver Hines), in David F. Herr & Roger S. Haydock, Civil Rules Annotated (West, 4th ed. 2010 Supp.); and in Richard L. Marcus, Edward F. Sherman & Howard M. Erichson, Complex Litigation (West, 5th ed. 2010).
- Shoring up Article III: Legislative Court Doctrine in the Post CFTC v. Schor Era, 68 B.U. L. Rev. 85 (1988) (with Richard B. Saphire), in James E. Pfander & Theresa R. Wardon, Reclaiming the Immigration Constitution of the Early Republic: Prospectivity, Uniformity, and Transparency, 96 Va. L. Rev. 359 (2010).
Profile of Professor Solimine
Professor of Law
Adam published The Pleading Problem, in 62 Stanford Law Review 1293 (2010). Several of his articles were cited:
- The Irrepressible Myth of Celotex: Reconsidering Summary Judgment Burdens Twenty Years after the Trilogy, 63 Wash. & Lee L. Rev. 144 (2006); and The Pleading Problem, 62 Stan. L. Rev. 1293 (2010), in Kevin M. Clermont, Inventing Tests, Destabilizing Systems, 95 Iowa L. Rev. 821 (2010).
- The Pleading Problem, 62 Stan. L. Rev. 1293 (2010), in Evan Hill, The Rule 10b-5 Suit: Loss Causation Pleading Standards in Private Securities Fraud Claims after Dura Pharmaceuticals, Inc. v. Broudo, 78 Fordham L. Rev. 2659 (2010); Joseph A. Seiner, After Iqbal, 45 Wake Forest L. Rev. 179 (2010); and in Rakesh N. Kilaru, The New Rule 12(b)(6): Twombly, Iqbal, and the Paradox of Pleading, 62 Stan. L. Rev. 905 (2010).
- Reinventing Appellate Jurisdiction, 48 B.C. L. Rev. 1237 (2007), in Nima H. Mohebbi, Back Door Arbitration: Why Allowing Nonsignatories to Unfairly Utilize Arbitration Clauses May Violate the Seventh Amendment, 12 U. Pa. J. Bus. L. 555 (2010).
Joseph P. Tomain
Dean Emeritus and the Willbert and Helen Ziegler Professor of Law
Dean Tomain served as ABA Site Inspector for Western State University School of Law. Several of Joe’s publications were cited:
Profile of Dean Tomain
Professor of Law
Verna participated as a reader in the Author Meets Readers session on Title IX and the Women's Sports Revolution by Deborah Brake (Pittsburgh) at the Law and Society Association’s Annual Meeting in Chicago.
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