Faculty News

Professor Trachtenberg Discusses Monetary Compensation for Vacated Sentences with The Kansas City Star

December 5th, 2014

Professor Ben Trachtenberg was recently quoted in an article from The Kansas City Star about the civil lawsuit being filed by Ryan Ferguson’s attorney, Kathleen Zellner. Ferguson was convicted in the 2001 killing of Columbia Daily Tribune

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Prof. Abrams Writes, Speaks About Local Government’s “Power of the Permit”

December 4th, 2014

In a new law review article, Professor Doug Abrams urges local government agencies to exercise their “power of the permit” to authorize use of public fields, gymnasiums and other sports facilities only by youth sports organizations that

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Bilingual Legal Education Topic of Article by Professor Strong

December 3rd, 2014

Professor S.I. Strong recently published “Bilingual Legal Education in the United States: An Idea Whose Time Has Come?” in 64 Journal of Legal Education 354 (2014). In the piece, Professor Strong discusses the uses and benefits of

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Mizzou Law Professors Called Upon to Shed Light on Darren Wilson Grand Jury Proceedings

December 2nd, 2014

Professor Ben Trachtenberg and Professor Frank Bowman were quoted in various news sources over the past week after the announcement that the grand jury hearing evidence in the case of Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson and the

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“Let’s Talk Intellectual Property” Features Dean Myers, Professors Lietzan and Crouch

November 26th, 2014

Mizzou Law Dean Gary Myers, Professor Erika Lietzan and Professor Dennis Crouch took part in a university-wide event, “Let’s Talk Intellectual Property,” on November 12. It featured panel discussions and speeches about various issues within the field

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