Faculty News

Mizzou Law Faculty Member Receives Thomas Edison Innovation Fellowship

November 16th, 2016

Professor Erika Lietzan has been awarded a second Thomas Edison Innovation Fellowship from the Center for the Protection of Intellectual Property at George Mason University’s Antonin Scalia Law School. The Thomas Edison Fellowship is a year-long non-resident

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Facebook’s New Advertising Feature: Professor Oliveri Comments

November 15th, 2016

Professor Rigel Oliveri, who researches fair housing and online advertising, weighed in on Facebook’s new designation of “Ethnic Affinities,” used when placing housing ads. This allows Facebook advertisers to target certain nationalities and shut out others. Facebook

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Professor Strong Presents Paper at American Society of International Law Meeting

November 14th, 2016

Professor S.I. Strong recently presented her paper, “Legitimacy and International Arbitration: Sticky Defaults, Status Quo Bias and the Sovereign Prerogative” at the American Society of International Law Midyear Meeting. The conference was held at the University of

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Professor Esbeck Makes Presentations About Establishment Clause, Title IX and Religious Freedom

November 11th, 2016

Professor Carl H. Esbeck conducted a workshop, “Do Religious Exemptions Violate the Establishment Clause When They Result in Harm to Third Parties?,” in October at the National Conference of the Christian Legal Society in Washington, D.C. In

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National Book Award Finalist Monica Youn Joins Professor Dragich for a Discussion at Law Library of Congress

November 10th, 2016

Professor Martha Dragich recently participated in a discussion with National Book Award finalist, poet and attorney Monica Youn on Youn’s new collection of poems, Blackacre, for an event hosted by the Law Library of Congress and the

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