Faculty News

Innovation Roundtable includes Professor Lietzan

June 26th, 2015

Professor Erika Lietzan was invited to participate in a recent academic roundtable hosted by the George Mason University School of Law Center for the Protection of Intellectual Property. The roundtable included legal scholars, economists, attorneys and representatives

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Dean Henson Presents on the Year in Review of Employment Discrimination Law

June 23rd, 2015

Associate Dean Chuck Henson recently presented a continuing legal education (CLE) seminar on the year in review in employment discrimination law in Missouri. This seminar is part of the Missouri attorney general’s office annual “All Government Lawyer

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Prof. Strong Publishes Article on Hobby Lobby

June 22nd, 2015

Professor S.I. Strong recently wrote an article addressing the U.S. Supreme Court decision in Burwell v. Hobby Lobby Stores, Inc. The article, “Religious Rights in Historical, Theoretical and International Context: Hobby Lobby as a Jurisprudential Anomaly?,” published in 48

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Missouri Scholars Academy Panel Discussion Includes Dean Henson

June 19th, 2015

Associate Dean Chuck Henson recently participated in the Missouri Scholars Academy (MSA) panel discussion on Ferguson, Mo., police brutality and the significance behind the hashtag #blacklivesmatter. In his presentation, he summarized the U.S. Department of Justice’s response

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Professor Dessem Quoted in Kansas City Star Article on Legal Ethics

June 11th, 2015

Professor Larry Dessem was quoted in a recent article in the Kansas City Star regarding the ethical questions surrounding a Clay County judge after his affair with a sheriff’s deputy was revealed. The judge in question served as

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