Edited by Paul Caron,
Charles Hartsock Professor of Law and
Director of Faculty Projects
Marjorie presided over the College of Law's internal Representation
in Mediation Competition, which resulted in 1Ls Patti Foster and
Susie Coan, and 2Ls Tracy Fowkes and Bryan Hawkins being selected to
represent UC College of Law at the ABA-sponsored Midwestern Regional
Competition at Marquette Law School on February 22-23.
Marianna moderated a panel on Are Civil Liberties A Casualty of 9/11,
sponsored by Hadassah, Na'amat, National Council of Jewish Women and
Women's American ORT. Her views on Ohio Tort Reform were solicited by
a member of the minority staff of the U.S. House Rules Committee. Marianna
is acknowledged by David Kairys (Temple) in his chapter, The Cities
Take the Initiative: Public Nuisance Lawsuits Against Handgun Manufacturers,
in a forthcoming book on Gun Litigation edited by Bernard Harcourt (Arizona).
Paul attended the AALS Annual Meeting in Washington, D.C., where he
gave a presentation on Using TWEN in the Classroom. He published
several issues of his Tax Law Abstracts e-journals (www.ssrn.com):
three issues each of Tax Law & Policy (vol. 4, nos. 1-3) and
Practitioner Series (vol. 3, nos. 1-3) (both co-edited with Joseph
Bankman (Stanford)), and one issue of International & Comparative
Tax (co-edited with Robert A. Green (Cornell).
Jack attended the AALS Annual Meeting in Washington, D.C. He was quoted
in two articles in the Cincinnati Post: Finnan Could Get 15 Years,
Cincinnati Post, Jan. 11 (www.cincypost.com/2003/01/28/erp012803.html)
and Plea Deal Proposal Sent to Builder, Cincinnati Post, Jan.
Raphael's article, Distilling the Essence of Contract Terms: An Anti-Antiformalist
Approach to Contract and Employment Law, 53 Florida L. Rev. 669
(2001), was cited in Nellie Eunsoo Choi, Contracts with Open or Missing
Terms under the Uniform Commercial Code and the Common Law: A Proposal
for Unification, 103 Columbia L. Rev. 50 (2003). H was quoted in
Krings in Driver's Seat with New Deal, Cincinnati Enquirer, Jan.22,
Christo attended the AALS Annual Meeting in Washington, D.C.
Bert moderated the symposium on Human Rights and Security at
the College of Law (www.law.uc.edu/morgan/newsdir/state030131/index.html).
Betsy's article, Beyond Misguided Paternalism: Resuscitating the
Right to Refuse Medical Treatment, 33 Wake Forest L. Rev. 1035 (1998),
was cited in Sarah Shaw, Why Courts Cannot Deny ADA Protection to
Plaintiffs Who Do Not Use Available Mitigating Measures for Their Impairments,
90 California L. Rev. 1981 (2002).
Brad attended the AALS Annual Meeting in Washington, D.C. He spoke on
Environmental Justice and the Poor at the Law Professors Christian
Fellowship Annual Conference at Catholic University, Columbus School
of Law. Brad is Editor of a special issue of Projections, the MIT
Journal of Planning, on Planning for Environmental Justice.
Donna attended the AALS Annual Meeting in Washington, D.C., where she
was a panel participant on Socio-Economics and Law Teaching.
She was elected chair-elect for the AALS Section on Securities Regulation.
Jim attended the AALS Annual Meeting in Washington, D.C. The ABA Press
will recommend at its Midyear Meeting the initiation of a second edition
of his 1993 book, Lawyers' Guide to Elder Injury and Accident Compensation.
Jim is developing an ABA workshop on the administrative law challenges
of the new Department of Homeland Security, tentatively scheduled for
April in Washington.
Wendy attended the AALS Annual Meeting in Washington, D.C.
Bill attended the AALS Annual Meeting in Washington, D.C.
Ronna attended the AALS Annual Meeting in Washington, D.C.
Michael attended the AALS Annual Meeting in Washington, D.C. He was
selected to receive the Ohio State Bar Association Law Teacher Award
for outstanding contributions to Ohio law and to the Ohio bar, to be
presented at the OSBA's Annual Convention in Dayton in May. Michael
delivered a response on U.S. Legal and Economic Policies for Global
Governance at a symposium on Human Rights and Security at
the College of Law.
Joe attended the AALS Annual Meeting in Washington, D.C., where he chaired
a meeting of the Professionalism Committee of the Section of Legal Education
and Admissions to the Bar. He planned, organized, and facilitated a
one and one-half day CLE seminar for the Cincinnati Bar Association
Bench-Bar Conference on Law, Justice and the Legal Profession.
Joe planned and presented a session on Law, Justice, and Judicial
Leadership at the Conference of Chief Justices Midyear Meeting in
Williamsburg, Virginia. He submitted for publication an article on the
Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act for a reference book, Major
Acts of Congress. Joe submitted for publication the 3rd edition
of Regulatory Law and Policy (with Sidney A. Shapiro (Kansas).
Ingrid delivered remarks on Universal Jurisdiction and U.S. Courts
at a symposium on Human Rights and Security at the College of
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