FACULTY NEWS
University of Cincinnati College of Law
Editors: Paul Caron
& Joe Hodnicki
June 2001

In this issue

Marjorie Aaron
Marjorie attended the Spring Meeting of the CPR Institute for Dispute Resolution and facilitated a discussion session on mediation advocacy and neutral practice challenges. She also gave a presentation on Psychological Issues in Negotiation to the Cincinnati Bar Association's Family Law Section.

Paul Caron
Paul was a Visiting Professor of Law at the University of San Diego School of Law, where he taught Federal Estate and Gift Taxation. He presented Teaching Law Through Stories at USD's weekly faculty colloquium series.

Foundation Press has agreed to publish Paul's latest book, Tax Stories: An In-Depth Look at the Ten Leading Federal Income Tax Cases (with Joe Bankman, Karen Brown, Pat Cain, Joseph Dodge, Marjorie Kornhauser, Joel Newman, Russell Osgood, Dan Shaviro, Deborah Schenk & George Yin). In addition, Paul has agreed to serve as the Series Editor for Foundation Press in developing Legal Stories books in other areas of law modeled after the Tax Stories concept.

Paul published several issues of his Tax Law Abstracts e-journals (www.ssrn.com): five issues of Tax Law & Policy (vol. 2, nos 21-25) (co-edited with Joe Bankman); one issue os International & Comparative Tax (vol. 1, no. 4) (co-edited with Eric Zolt); and one issue of Practitioner Series (vol. 1, no. 5) (co-edited with Joe Bankman). His article, Tax Myopia, or Mamas Don't Let Your Babies Grow Up to Be Tax Lawyers, 13 Va. Tax Rev. 517 (1994), was cited in William S. Blatt, Interpretive Communities: The Missing Element in Statutory Interpretation, 95 Nw. U. L. Rev. 629 (2001).

Jack Chin
Jack's presentation of Virtual Immigrants: The Evolution of the H-1B Visa Program at NYU's 54th Annual Symposium on Labor was discussed in BNA's Daily Labor Report. The Immigration and Nationality Law Review's Alien Land Law Project was featured on the cover of the June, 2001 issue of The Grains of Rice, the quarterly newsletter of the Cincinnati Chapter of the Japanese American Citizen's League. Jack attended a meeting of the ABA Task Force on the Collateral Consequences of Conviction in San Antonio. His work is prominently featured in the most recent edition of the leading Constitutional Law casebook, Jesse H. Choper, Richard H. Fallon, Jr., Yale Kamisar & Steven H. Shiffrin, Constitutional Law (West Group, 9th ed. 2001).

Rafael Gely
Rafael's article, Of Sinking and Escalating: A (Somewhat) New Look at Stare Decisis, 60 U. Pitt. L. Rev. 89 (1998), was cited in Oona A. Hathaway, Path Dependence in the Law: The Course and Pattern of Legal Change in a Common Law System, 86 Iowa L. Rev. 601 (2001).

Betsy Malloy
Betsy attended the Annual Meeting of the American Society of Law, Medicine and Ethics, and presented her paper, Evolutionary Psychology: Is New Science Promoting Old Prejudices? She also presented the paper in the College of Law's Summer Scholarship Series. Betsy's work is prominently featured in the most recent edition of the leading Constitutional Law casebook, Jesse H. Choper, Richard H. Fallon, Jr., Yale Kamisar & Steven H. Shiffrin, Constitutional Law (West Group, 9th ed. 2001).

 

 

Brad Mank
Brad's article, 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 John F. Manning, Textualism and the Equity of Statutes, 101 Colum. L. Rev. 1 (2001). His article, Is a Textualist Approach to Statutory Interpretation Pro-Environmentalist?: Why Pragmatic Agency Decisionmaking Is Better than Judicial Literalism, 53 Wash. & Lee L. Rev. 1231 (1996), was cited in William S. Blatt, Interpretive Communities: The Missing Element in Statutory Interpretation, 95 Nw. U. L. Rev. 629 (2001).

Donna Nagy
Donna's article, Reframing the Misappropriation Theory of Insider Trading Liability: A Post- O'Hagan Suggestion, 59 Ohio St. L.J. 1223 (1998), was cited in Kimberly D. Krawiec, Fairness, Efficiency, and Insider Trading: Deconstructing The Coin of the Realm in the Information Age, 95 Nw. U. L. Rev. 443 (2001)

Jim O'Reilly
Jim was retained as expert witness by the FTC in prescription drug pricing cases. He worked with a Washington think tank on their EPA project, Remedies for Improper or Inaccurate Internet Disclosures Affecting Private Entities. Jim also presented his paper on LASIK Surgery in the College of Law's Summer Scholarship Series.

Wendy Parker
Wendy's work is prominently featured in the most recent edition of the leading Constitutional Law casebook, Jesse H. Choper, Richard H. Fallon, Jr., Yale Kamisar & Steven H. Shiffrin, Constitutional Law (West Group, 9th ed. 2001).

Michael Solimine
Michael's work is prominently featured in the most recent edition of the leading Constitutional Law casebook, Jesse H. Choper, Richard H. Fallon, Jr., Yale Kamisar & Steven H. Shiffrin, Constitutional Law (West Group, 9th ed. 2001).

Michael Van Alstine
Michael's article, Dynamic Treaty Interpretation, 146 U. Pa. L. Rev. 687 (1998), was cited in John F. Manning, Textualism and the Equity of Statutes, 101 Colum. L. Rev. 1 (2001).

Glen Weissenberger
Glen survived a knife attack in broad daylight as he was leaving the College of Law on June 18. The assailant knifed Glen in the back as he was about to unlock his car, and thankfully ran off after the attack. A bystander brought Glen to University Hospital where the emergency room doctors stitched him up and sent him home that night.

 


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