As we settle into another school year at The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law, I would like to share with you some of the College’s notable achievements over the past 12 months.
Professor James J. Brudney was recently appointed to the Committee of Experts on the Application of Conventions and Recommendations for the International Labor Organization (ILO).
A symposium on “Government Transparency and Public Participation in the United States and China” will take place Friday, July 30 at the Mershon Center for International Security Studies, 1501 Neil Ave. Organized by Professor Peter Shane, the Jacob E. Davis [...]
Associate Dean Kathy Northern was presented the 2010 Distinguished Diversity Enhancement Award, which is a University-wide award that recognizes individuals who have demonstrated a significant commitment to enhancing diversity at Ohio State and to exceeding expectations in implementing the Diversity [...]
Professor Daniel C.K. Chow will testify before the U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) Tuesday, June 15, regarding the effects of Chinese intellectual property infringements on the U.S. economy. Chow, the Joseph S. Platt-Porter Wright Morris & Arthur Professor of Law [...]
The 2009-10 school year will likely be a memorable one for Deborah Jones Merritt, the John Deaver Drinko-Baker & Hostetler Chair in Law. In October, Professor Merritt stood before the U.S. Supreme Court admirably arguing her first case to the [...]
As we’re just a week away from the 2010 Hooding Ceremony, I would like to take a moment to highlight some of the accomplishments of our newly minted alumni.
Farrakhan v. Gregoire considered the state of Washington’s law disenfranchising people who have been convicted of felonies. The court concluded that Washington’s felony disenfranchisement law violates the Voting Rights Act because of its disproportionate impact on racial and ethnic minorities. [...]
As litigation and referendums relating to same-sex marriages continue around the country, so do the legal questions surrounding them. Professor Marc Spindelman, who teaches constitutional law and family law, and who is also an expert in lesbian and gay rights, [...]
My former students may be interested to know that I’ve had a heart transplant and life is very good indeed.
The work of a law school admissions officer or admissions committee member is part art, part science.
Of particular interest to alumni may be the expansion of our advanced curricular offerings to include more and more courses explicitly designed to introduce students to professional lawyering skills.