Faculty News

Professor Peters Interviewed about Medical Malpractice Lawsuit Caps

March 26th, 2015

Professor Philip G. Peters Jr. was recently interviewed for stories from news stations KRCG and KBIA about medical malpractice lawsuit caps. The Missouri state legislature recently voted to put into place limits on the damages that can

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State of Litigation Seminar Features Professor Dessem

March 24th, 2015

Professor Larry Dessem spoke in February at Lathrop & Gage’s “State of Litigation” Seminar on the proposed amendments to the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure. He serves on the Civil Procedure Drafting Committee of the National Conference

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WFAN Radio Features Professor Abrams on Youth Coaches’ Defamation Suits Against Parents

March 24th, 2015

In the past few years, increasing numbers of high school and youth-league sports coaches have filed defamation lawsuits against parents who voice public charges against them. Professor Doug Abrams recently discussed this development on “The Sports Edge,”

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Professor Litton and Colleagues Propose Rule to Supreme Court of Missouri

March 12th, 2015

Professor Paul Litton, with other members of the Missouri Death Penalty Assessment Team assembled by the American Bar Association, proposed in their individual capacities new rules to the Supreme Court of Missouri regarding the representation of death

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Professor Henson Interviewed by NPR about Civil Suit

March 11th, 2015

Professor Chuck Henson was recently interviewed by NPR’s Rachel Lippmann for a segment that aired on the program “All Things Considered.” The story covered the lawsuit being filed by the family of Michael Brown against the Ferguson

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