The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law is proud to introduce seven new faculty members starting in the 2011-12 school year. The new faculty members are: Steven M. Davidoff, Cinnamon Carlarne, Guy A. Rub, Kimberly Jordan, Katrina Lee, Anne [...]
Election Law @ Moritz Senior Fellow Daniel Tokaji discusses redistricting in this video blog entry. With the release of 2010 census data, states are going through the process of drawing up new maps to ensure the one-person-one-vote principle. But, as [...]
The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law faculty members have traveled across borders, emptied cartridges of printer ink, and even gone birding in the time between semesters.
When voters across America head to the polls on November 6, 2012 to cast their ballots in the next major federal election, will the system be ready to handle the influx of new voter registrations, new voting laws, increased absentee [...]
Moritz has hired three new clinical faculty members to teach first-year legal analysis and writing, which will now be a full-year, four-credit hour class.
For the second year in a row, Professor Deborah Jones Merritt has been elected the Morgan E. Shipman Outstanding Professor by the graduating class.
Nancy Rogers, Professor and Michael E. Moritz Chair in Dispute Resolution, was honored with the League of Women Voter’s Democracy in Action award in May.
For more than two decades, Associate Professor Vincene Verdun has been at the center of efforts to promote diversity – at Moritz, in the University, and in the larger community. Her efforts were recently recognized when she received the University’s [...]
Next school year, The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law welcomes three new full-time, tenure track faculty to its ranks.
As the United States celebrates the nation’s “triumph over race” with the election of Barack Obama, the majority of young black men in major American cities are locked behind bars or have been labeled felons for life. Ohio State University [...]
In Madison’s Nightmare: Executive Power and the Threat to American Democracy (University of Chicago Press 2009), Professor Peter M. Shane wrote about what he describes as an accelerating trend since 1981 towards “presidentialism.” He observed a steady increase in presidential [...]
In The Measure of Injury: Race, Gender, and Tort Law, Ohio State University Moritz College of Law Professor Martha Chamallas and Jennifer Wriggins, a University of Maine School of Law professor, put tort law under a critical magnifying glass and [...]