The Law School Magazine  ·  Winter 2014

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The Middle Voice: Mediating Conflict Successfully (Carolina Academic Press, Second Edition 2013) By Joseph Stulberg and Lela P. Love


Issue: Winter 2014
Conflict is inescapable. Although a lawyer is often called upon to formally mediate a legal controversy, many people assist others to resolve their disputes by skillfully and effectively using facilitating skills and strategies in their role as super...

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Joshua Dressler explains the long-lasting effects of some of the summer 2013 court rulings


Issue: Winter 2014
The summer of 2013 was full of blockbuster cases for those who follow criminal law. Joshua Dressler, ther Frank R. Strong Chair in Law at The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law, explains the long-lasting effects of some of those rulings. Q: ...

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Moritz professors preview Supreme Court term


Issue: Winter 2014
“The last term was a blockbuster term. It is a very exciting time to be a lawyer. This term promises some of the same excitement,” Dean Alan C. Michaels said. Several professors at The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law sat down to previ...

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Disabled Education: A Critical Analysis of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act


Issue: Summer 2013
The Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) promises a free and appropriate public education to all children with disabilities. At first glance, the IDEA is a shining example of law’s democratizing impulse. But, in the book Disabled Educ...

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Amy Cohen dishes about the ‘supermarket revolution’ and its effects on developing countries


Issue: Summer 2013
What are you researching currently? I am working on a project that examines what is at stake when developing countries regulate their food markets around the imperatives of large, corporate supermarket chains. Supermarkets, so common in the West are ...

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Introduction to Feminist Legal Theory, Third Edition (Wolters Kluwer Law & Business, 2013) By Martha Chamallas


Issue: Winter 2013
Since its first edition published 15 years ago, Introduction to Feminist Legal Theory has been a treatise intended to demystify the subject for students, scholars, and lawyers alike. Written in a straightforward tone free of legal jargon, the newly r...

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Professor David Stebenne reflects on lessons to be learned from the 2012 presidential election


Issue: Winter 2013
Ohio was the focus in the lead-up to Election Day for candidates and media alike. Why do you think President Obama prevailed? In retrospect, the single most important fact of the 2012 presidential campaign was that Barack Obama led steadily in Ohio ...

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Connecting Democracy: Online Consultation and the Flow of Political Communication


Issue: Spring 2012
With the proliferation of online communication tools, e-democracy is steadily transforming the relationship between government and citizens, a phe­nomenon that Peter M. Shane, the Jacob E. Davis and Jacob E. Davis II Chair in Law at The Ohio State U...

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Donald B. Tobin shares his thoughts on political fundraising and nonprofits


Issue: Spring 2012
What changes in the law have led political operatives to consider alternative structures when setting up campaign organizations? The short answer is that organizations are improperly choosing alternative structures to avoid the campaign disclosure pr...

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The Statehood of Palestine: International Law in the Middle East Conflict


Issue: Fall 2011
In the midst of recent debates on the question of the statehood of Palestine and its recognition by the United Nations, The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law Professor John B. Quigley turned to international law to argue Palestine is a coun...

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