Briefing Room


Professor Amna Akbar to contribute to “Beyond Reform: Re-envisioning the Role of Police” webinar

Professor Amna Akbar, an expert on race and inequality, is set to be a featured speaker in the University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School webinar titled, “Beyond Reform: Re-envisioning the Role of Police.” The webinar is set to take place […]

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Register for Discussions from Drinko Hall

Together we are facing unfamiliar disruptions and tackling new challenges in our daily lives. However, these current situations bring opportunities for growth and development. In response to these unprecedented times, the Moritz College of Law is excited to launch Discussions […]

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Moritz student Arianne Thomas selected as student fellow for Immigration Summer Legal Corps

Moritz student Arianne Thomas has been selected as one of 20 Student Fellows for the Equal Justice Works Immigration Summer Legal Corps. Thomas was selected from a pool of 375 applicants and will assist attorneys and paralegals at her host organization, Advocates […]

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Meet Meg Burrell, New Editor-in-Chief of the Ohio State Law Journal

 Hometown: Bluffton, Ohio Legal interests: Litigation Education: Bowling Green State University, Political Science (Bachelor’s Degree) Why the initial interest in political science in undergrad? I always loved reading and writing and research, so I originally thought about being a teacher, […]

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Professor Peter Shane cited in Supreme Court decision
Peter Shane

A 2016 article titled “The Originalist Myth of the Unitary Executive,” written by Professor Peter Shane, was recently cited in a Supreme Court decision. The case of Seila Law LLC v. Consumer Financial Protection Bureau was decided on June 29, […]

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Assistant Professor Bryan Choi’s essay on 5th Amendment cited in Indiana Supreme Court opinion

Assistant Professor Bryan Choi, an expert in the area of cyberlaw and cyber security, published an essay in 2019 titled “The Privilege Against Cellphone Incrimination,” that was recently cited in the Indiana Supreme Court case Seo vs. State (IN). Choi, […]

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Moritz alumni Naomi Hazan Maletz (’04) and Kerstin Sjoberg (’03) named to Ohio State Bar Foundation’s 2020 Fellows Class

Two members of the Moritz alumni community were recently named to the Ohio State Bar Foundation’s 2020 Fellows Class. Moritz alums Naomi Hazan Maletz (’04) and Kerstin Sjoberg (’03) were both named to the class on June 24, 2020. The Ohio […]

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Moritz alum Kwame Christian featured in Forbes article discussing racism in the workplace

Moritz alumnus Kwame Christian was recently featured in a article titled, “Discussing Racism In The Workplace: Using Positive And Persistent Pressure To Enable Honest Dialogue.” Christian, whose book “Nobody Will Play with Me: Using Compassionate Curiosity to Find Confidence […]

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A special message from the Moritz College of Law

Dear fellow Moritzers, As Pride Month comes to an end, we reflect on the contributions and accomplishments of the LGBTQ community. This time of year is always special for our College as we take time to celebrate our LGBTQ students, faculty, staff, […]

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Associate Professor Patricia Zettler referenced in Bloomberg article concerning COVID-19 vaccines

Associate Professor Patricia Zettler was recently interviewed for a story in Bloomberg titled, “One Biohacker’s Improbable Bid to Make a DIY Covid-19 Vaccine.” The article surrounds a former NASA scientist who is attempting to create his own COVID-19 vaccine, and […]

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