Faculty News

Law School Welcomes Chief Operating Officer of Modria, Inc.

March 14th, 2017

Colin Rule, chief operating officer of Modria, Inc. (based in Silicon Valley) and former director of online dispute resolution at eBay and PayPal, recently visited the law school. During his visit, he assisted with simulations for mediation

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Professor Trachtenberg Testifies on Two Bills Concerning Police-Involved Shootings and Deaths

March 2nd, 2017

Professor Ben Trachtenberg testified at a public hearing before the Missouri House Committee on Crime Prevention and Public Safety on House Bill 41. This bill specifies that “if charges are filed against a law enforcement officer based

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Professor Halabi Advocates for Global Vaccine Injury Compensation System

February 27th, 2017

In a Journal of the American Medical Association article, Professor Sam Halabi argued that a global vaccine injury compensation system administered through the World Health Organization may address barriers to vaccine access during public health emergencies like

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Professor Crouch Testifies about Password Privacy Act

February 24th, 2017

Professor Dennis Crouch recently testified before the Missouri Senate Committee on General Laws in support of the Password Privacy Act (Senate Bill 316). This bill, proposed by Senator Caleb Rowden along with the American Civil Liberties Union,

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Professor Reviews Book by Judge Richard Posner

February 22nd, 2017

Professor S.I. Strong recently reviewed Judge Richard Posner’s most recent book, Divergent Paths: The Academy and the Judiciary in volume 66 of the Journal of Legal Education. Professor Strong’s article, subtitled “How Legal Academics Can Participate in

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