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May 2011 Issue

Marjorie Aaron
Professor of Practice and Director, Center for Practice

Two of Marjorie’s works were cited:

  • The Value of Decision Analysis in Mediation Practice, 11 Negot. J. 123 (1995), was cited in Douglas H. Yarn & Gregory Todd Jones, Alternative Dispute Resolution: Practice and Procedure in Georgia § 5:9 (3d ed. 2011 Supp.); and

  • Decision Analysis as a Method of Evaluating the Trial Alternative, in Mediating Legal Disputes 307 (Dwight Golann, ed. 1997) (with David P. Hoffer) was cited in Douglas H. Yarn & Gregory Todd Jones, Alternative Dispute Resolution: Practice and Procedure in Georgia § 5:9 (3d ed. 2011 Supp.).

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Timothy K. Armstrong
Associate Professor of Law

Tim’s article, Shrinking the Commons: Termination of Copyright Licenses and Transfers for the Benefit of the Public, 47 Harv. J. on Legis. 359 (2010), was cited in David McGowan, The Tory Anarchism of F/OSS Licensing, 78 U. Chi. L. Rev. 207 (2011).

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Lin (Lynn) Bai
Associate Professor of Law

Several 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 & Randall S. Thomas), was cited in Gideon Mark, Confidential Witnesses in Securities Litigation, 36 J. Corp. L. 551 (2011);

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 & Randall S. Thomas), was cited in David F. Herr, Annotated Manual for Complex Litigation § 31.8 (4th ed. 2011 Supp.); and

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 & Randall S. Thomas), was cited in 1 Brent A. Olson, Publicly Traded Corporations: Governance & Regulation § 31.8 (3d ed. Supp. 2011).

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Marianna Bettman
Professor of Clinical Law

Marianna’s monthly column,Legally Speaking, which appears in both the Cincinnati Herald and the American Israelite, is entitled Confronting Your Accuser.

Marianna was mentioned in University of Cincinnati College of Law Holds 178th Hooding Ceremony, Targeted News Service, May 10, 2011.

Marianna was awarded the 2011 Goldman Prize for Excellence in Teaching, the College’s highest teaching honor. Congratulations, Marianna!

Profile of Professor Bettman

 

Louis Bilionis
Dean and Nippert Professor of Law

Lou was mentioned in:

University of Cincinnati College of Law Holds 178th Hooding Ceremony, Targeted News Service, May 10, 2011.

219 New Attorneys Admitted to the Bar in Ceremony at Ohio Theatre, States News Service, May 9, 2011.

Lou was quoted in Val Prevish, Book Lover's Paradise Preserves an Art Form, Cincinnati.com (May 22, 2011, 1:54 AM), http://news.cincinnati.com/article/20110522/BIZ01/105220324/Book-lover-s-paradise-preserves-an-art-form.

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Barbara Black
Charles Hartsock Professor of Law and Director, Corporate Law Center

Barbara participated in an online analysis and discussion of Erica P. John Fund v. Halliburton Oil Co. at The Conglomerate.org (Apr. 27, 2011), http://www.theconglomerate.org/2011/04/halliburton-roundtable-until-the-opinion.html, after the oral argument of the case before the U.S. Supreme Court. The case deals with the criteria for class certification of federal securities class actions.

Several of Barbara’s articles were cited:

Eliminating Securities Fraud Class Actions under the Radar, 2009 Colum. Bus. L. Rev. 802 was cited in Gideon Mark, Confidential Witnesses in Securities Litigation, 36 J. Corp. L. 551 (2011);

Fraud on the Market: A Criticism of Dispensing With Reliance Requirements In Certain Open Market Transactions, 62 N.C. L. Rev. 435 (1984), was cited in Brent A. Olson, Publicly Traded Corporations: Governance & Regulation § 14.3 (3d ed. Supp. 2011);

Should the SEC be a Collection Agency for Defrauded Investors?, 63 Bus. Law. 317 (2008), in Adam S. Zimmerman, Distributing Justice, 86 N.Y.U.L. Rev. 500 (2011); and

Should the SEC be a Collection Agency for Defrauded Investors?, 63 Bus. Law. 317 (2008), was cited in Adam S. Zimmerman & David M. Jaros, The Criminal Class Action, 159 U. Pa. L. Rev. 1385 (2011).

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A. Christopher Bryant
Professor of Law

Chris’s article, Constitutional Forbearance, was accepted for publication by the University of Richmond Law Review where it will appear as part of the Allen Chair issue. The Allen Chair issue will be dedicated to scholarship relating to current litigation challenging the constitutionality of recent healthcare reform legislation.

Chris debated Jack Painter on the constitutionality of recent health care reform legislation at an Empower U course session.

Chris’s article, Remanding to Congress: The Supreme Court's New "On the Record" Constitutional Review of Federal Statutes, 86 Cornell L. Rev. 328 (2001) (with Timothy J. Simeone), was cited in Luis Fuentes-Rohwer, Judicial Activism and the Interpretation of the Voting Rights Act, 2011 Cardozo L. Rev. 857.

Chris was mentioned in University of Cincinnati College of Law Holds 178th Hooding Ceremony, Targeted News Service, May 10, 2011.

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Paul L. Caron
Charles Hartsock Professor of Law

The Law Stories Series of Foundation Press, for which Paul serves as Series Editor, published Indian Law Stories (2011), by Philip Frickey (UC-Berkeley), Carol Goldberg (UCLA), and Kevin Washburn (Dean, New Mexico).

Paul published several issues of his SSRN Tax Law Abstracts e-journals:

Three of Paul’s publications were cited:

The Role of State Court Decisions in Federal Tax Litigation: Bosch, Erie, and Beyond, 71 Or. L. Rev. 781 (1992); and

The Federal Courts of Appeals' Use of State Court Decisions in Tax Cases: “Proper Regard” Means “No Regard,” 46 Okla. L. Rev. 443 (1993), in Peter W. Low, John C. Jeffries, Jr. & Curtis A. Bradley, Federal Courts and the Law of Federal-State Relations (7th ed. 2011); and

Taking Back the Law School Classroom: Using Technology to Foster Active Student Learning, 54 J. Legal Educ. 551 (2004) (with Rafael Gely), in Kristen E. Murray, Let Them Use Laptops: Debunking the Assumptions Underlying the Debate Over Laptops in the Classroom, 36 Okla. City U. L. Rev. 185 (2011).

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Margaret B. Drew
Professor of Clinical Law and Director, Domestic Violence and Civil Protection Order Clinic

Margaret co-presented with Professor Nancy Van Steegh of William Mitchell College of Law on “Domestic Violence and the Collaborative Law Process.” The national webinar wassponsored by the Muskie School of Public Service at the University of Southern Maine.

Margaret attended a conference of human rights clinicians at American University’s Washington College of Law, in Washington, DC.

Margaret acted as a grant reviewer for the Department of Justice's Office on Violence Against Women.

Margaret participated in a telephone meeting of Bringing Human Rights Home, where she spoke about the local efforts of College of Law student in our Domestic Violence and Civil Protection Order Clinic, who have been seeking to have domestic violence recognized as a human rights violation.

Margaret's article, Lawyer Malpractice and Domestic Violence: Are We Revictimizing Our Clients?, 39 Fam. L.Q. 7 (2005), was cited in Linda D. Elrod & Honorable James P. Buchele, Kan. Law & Prac. Kansas Family Law §§ 1:1, 13:2 (2011 Supp.).

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Thomas Eisele
Professor of Law

Tom’s book, Bitter Knowledge: Learning Socratic Lessons of Disillusion and Renewal (2009), was reviewed in Douglas Lind, Book Review, 60 J. Legal Educ. 705 (2011).

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Mark A. Godsey
Daniel P. and Judith L. Carmichael Professor of Law and Director, Lois and Richard Rosenthal Institute for Justice/Ohio Innocence Project

Mark spoke about founding the Ohio Innocence Project (OIP) at the Cincinnati Academy of Leadership for Lawyers at Hebrew-Union College.

Mark represented OIP client, Roger Dean Gillispie, in an evidentiary hearing in federal court in Dayton, Ohio, the fourth evidentiary hearing in this case in the past year. Mark also briefed the case extensively in parallel proceedings on different legal issues in the federal district court and the Second District Court of Appeals in Ohio. Mark has investigated and litigated the Gillispie case since the OIP was founded in 2003. A final decision on Gillispie's long-sought exoneration is expected before the end of 2011.

Mark was quoted in:

Mark appeared on the Dateline NBC episode, The Bathtub Mystery, about the Ryan Widmer trial.

Profile of Professor Godsey

 

Lewis Goldfarb
Assistant Professor of Clinical Law and Director, Entrepreneurship and Community Development Clinic

Lew and the Entrepreneurship and Community Development Clinic (ECDC) concluded a successful first year.

Lew was the keynote speaker at a lunch meeting of the Service Corps of Retired Executives (SCORE) at Kenwood Country Club, speaking about services offered by the ECDC and potential collaboration with SCORE.

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Kristin Kalsem
Professor of Law

Kristen’s article, Bankruptcy Reform and the Financial Well-being of Women: How Intersectionality Matters in Money Matters, 71 Brook. L. Rev. 1181 (2006) was cited in Jim Hawkins, Regulating on the Fringe: Reexamining the Link Between Fringe Banking and Financial Distress, 86 Ind. L.J. 1361 (2011).

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Elizabeth Lenhart
Assistant Professor of Legal Research and Writing

Betsy was mentioned in University of Cincinnati College of Law Holds 178th Hooding Ceremony, Targeted News Service, May 10, 2011.

Betsy was awarded the 2011 Goldman Prize for Excellence in Teaching, the College’s highest teaching honor. Congratulations, Betsy!

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Bert Lockwood
Distinguished Service Professor of Law and Director, Urban Morgan Institute for Human Rights

The publication of the May 2011 issue of the Human Rights Quarterly (HRQ) marked Bert Lockwood's completion of 29 years as Editor. During Bert's editorship, all 116 issues of the journal have been published and mailed to subscribers in the month of publication stated on the Quarterly's cover. On the Project Muse website of Johns Hopkins University Press, HRQ is ranked third out of over 436 journals in the number of downloads of articles in 2010 (207,440).

The University of Pennsylvania Press published the 76th book in the Pennsylvania Studies of Human Rights for which Bert serves as Series Editor: Sexual Violence in Conflict Zones: From the Ancient World to the Era of Human Rights (Elizabeth Heineman, ed. 2011). Paul Lauren, The Evolution of International Human Rights Visions Seen (3d ed. 2011), also was published.

Bert spoke at a panel discussion, Revolution & Human Rights in the Middle East: Intervention or Not? at the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center.

Bert served as Rapporteur at the 34th Meeting of Human Rights Officials from Western Foreign Ministries. The meeting was held in Zagreb, Croatia.

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Bradford Mank
James B. Helmer, Jr. Professor of Law

Several of Brad’s articles were cited:

Environmental Justice and Title VI: Making Recipient Agencies Justify Their Siting Decisions, 73 Tul. L. Rev. 787 (1999), was cited in James T. O'Reilly & Caroline Broun, RCRA and Superfund: A Practice Guide § 4.3 (3d ed. 2011 Supp.);

The Draft Title VI Recipient and Revised Investigation Guidances: Too Much Discretion for EPA and a More Difficult Standard for Complainants?, 30 Envl L. Rep. 11144 (Envl L. Inst.) (Dec. 2000), was cited in James T. O'Reilly & Caroline Broun, RCRA and Superfund: A Practice Guide § 4.3 (3d ed. 2011 Supp.); and

Textualism's Selective Canons of Statutory Construction: Reinvigorating Individual Liberties, Legislative Authority and Deference to Executive Agencies, 86 Ky L.J. 527 (1998), was cited in Alex Kardon, Damages Under the Privacy Act: Sovereign Immunity and a Call for Legislative Reform, 34 Harv. J.L. & Pub. Pol'y 705 (2011).

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Stephanie McMahon
Assistant Professor of Law

Several of Stephanie’s articles were cited:

To Save State Residents: States' Use of Community Property for Federal Tax Reduction, 1939-1947, 27 Law & Hist. Rev. 585 (2009), was cited in Dennis J. Ventry, Jr., Saving Seaborn: Ownership Not Marriage as the Basis of Family Taxation, 86 Ind. L.J. 1459 (2011);

The Turbulent Aftermath of Crawford v. Washington: Where Do Child Abuse Victims' Statements Stand?, 33 Hastings Const. L.Q. 361 (2006) was cited in Karl B. Tegland, Wash. Prac., Evidence Law and Practice §§ 702.55, 1300.24 (5th ed. 2011 Supp.); and

The Turbulent Aftermath of Crawford v. Washington: Where Do Child Abuse Victims' Statements Stand?, 33 Hastings Const. L.Q. 361 (2006), was cited in Andrew W. Eichner, Note, Preserving Innocence: Protecting Child Victims in the Post-Crawford Legal System, 38 Am. J. Crim. L. 101 (2010).

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Darrell Miller
Associate Professor of Law

Darrell was mentioned in University of Cincinnati College of Law Holds 178th Hooding Ceremony, Targeted News Service, May 10, 2011.

 

Douglas Mossman, MD
Director, Glenn M. Weaver Institute of Law and Psychiatry

Several of Doug’s articles were cited:

Incompetence to Maintain a Divorce Action: When Breaking Up Is Odd to Do, 84 St. John’s L. Rev. 117 (2010) (with Amanda N. Shoemaker), was cited in Annotated Legal Bibliography on Gender, 17 Cardozo J.L. & Gender 717 (2011);

Assessing Predictions of Violence - Being Accurate about Accuracy, 62 J. Consulting & Clin. Psychol. 783 (1994), was cited in Karin Arbach-Lucioni, et al., Predicting Violence In Psychiatric Inpatients: A Prospective Study With The HCR-20 Violence Risk Assessment Scheme, 22 J. Forensic . Psychiatry & Psychol. 203 (2011);

Assessing Predictions of Violence - Being Accurate about Accuracy, 62 J. Consulting & Clin. Psychol. 783 (1994), was cited in Calvin M. Langton, et al., Personality Traits as Predictors of Inpatient Aggression in a High-Security Forensic Psychiatric Setting: Prospective Evaluation of the PCL-R and IPDE Dimension Ratings, 55 Int’l J. Offender Therapy & Comp. Criminology 392 (2011);

Assessing Predictions of Violence - Being Accurate about Accuracy, 62 J. Consulting & Clin. Psychol. 783 (1994), was cited in Erica Bowen, An Overview of Partner Violence Risk Assessment and the Potential Role of Female Victim Risk Appraisals, 16 Aggression & Violent Behav. 214 (2011); and

Potential HIV Exposure In Psychiatrically-Hospitalized Adolescent Girls, 148 Am. J. Psychiatry 528 (1991) was cited in J. Ngwena, HIV/AIDS Awareness in Those Diagnosed with Mental Illness, 18 J. Psychiatric & Mental Health Nursing 213 (2011).

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Michael E. Solimine
Donald P. Klekamp Professor of Law

Michael was quoted in:

Several of Michael’s articles were cited:

Competitive Federalism and Interstate Recognition of Marriage, 32 Creighton L. Rev. 83 (1998), was cited in Matthew E. Feinberg, And the Ban Plays On…For Now: Why Courts Must Consider Religion in Marriage Equality Cases, 10 U. Md. J. Race, Religion, Gender & Class 221 (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), was cited in David F. Herr, Annotated Manual for Complex Litigation §§ 15.1, 21.2 (Thomson-West, 4th ed. 2011 Supp.);

Judicial Federalism after Bush v. Gore: Some Observations, 23 Just. Sys. J. 45 (2002), was cited in Paul M. Collins, Jr., Cognitive Dissonance on the U.S. Supreme Court, 64 Pol. Res. Q. 362 (2011);

Institutional Process, Agenda Setting, and the Development of Election Law on the Supreme Court, 68 Ohio St. L.J. 767 (2007), was cited in Saul Zipkin, Democratic Standing, 26 J. L. & Pol. 179 (2011);

The Next Word: Congressional Response to Supreme Court Statutory Decisions, 65 Temp. L. Rev. 425 (1992) (with James L. Walker), was cited in Victoria Nourse, Misunderstanding Congress: Statutory Interpretation, the Supermajoritarian Difficulty, and the Separation of Powers, 99 Geo. L.J. 1119 (2011);

Supreme Court Monitoring of State Courts in the Twenty-First Century, 35 Ind. L. Rev. 335 (2002), was cited in Abbe R. Gluck, Intersystemic Statutory Interpretation: Methodology as “Law” and the Erie Doctrine, 120 Yale L.J. 1898 (2011); and

The Three-Judge District Court in Voting Rights Litigation, 30 U. Mich. J. L. Reform 79 (1996), was cited in Saul Zipkin, Democratic Standing, 26 J. L. & Pol. 179 (2011).

Profile of Professor Solimine

 

Rachel Smith
Professor of Legal Research and Writing

Rachel was mentioned in University of Cincinnati College of Law Holds 178th Hooding Ceremony, Targeted News Service, May 10, 2011.

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Margaret Tarkington
Visiting Professor of Law

Margaret’s article, Government Speech and the Publicly Employed Attorney, 2010 BYU L. Rev. 2175 is now in print. 

Margaret’s article, A First Amendment Theory for Protecting Attorney Speech, A Free Speech Right to Impugn Judicial Integrity, 51 B.C. L. Rev. 363 (2010) was cited in Jane K. Stoever, Freedom from Violence, Using the Stages of Change Model to Realize the Promise of Civil Protection Orders, 72 Ohio St. L.J. 303 (2011).

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Joseph P. Tomain
Dean Emeritus and the Willbert and Helen Ziegler Professor of Law

Joe’s article, Analyzing Government Regulation, 49 Admin. L. Rev. 377 (1997) (with Sidney A. Shapiro), was cited in Michael C. Pollack, Note, Chevron's Regrets: The Persistent Vitality of the Nondelegation Doctrine, 86 N.Y.U.L. Rev. 316 (2011).

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Verna Williams
Professor of Law

Verna was mentioned in University of Cincinnati College of Law Holds 178th Hooding Ceremony, Targeted News Service, May 10, 2011. 

Verna was awarded the 2011 Goldman Prize for Excellence in Teaching, the College’s highest teaching honor.  Congratulations, Verna!

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Law Library Faculty

Ken Hirsh

Ken led follow-up discussion to a session presented by Academic Impressions and sponsored by the Center for the Enhancement of Teaching & Learning and University Libraries on Copyright for Faculty.

 

Shannon Kemen 

Shannon presented a CLE at the Cincinnati Bar Association titled On Your Own But Not Alone: Efficient Legal Research.

Shannon presented The Life of a Question in the Legal Research Boot Camp held for UC students, Northern Kentucky University students, paralegals, and new associates.

 

Susan Boland

Susan presented Administrative Law in the Legal Research Boot Camp held for UC students, Northern Kentucky University students, paralegals, and new associates.

 

Ron Jones

Ron presented Cost-Effective Research: Free Sources on the Web in the Legal Research Boot Camp held for UC students, NKU students, paralegals, and new associates.