Faculty News

Professor Bowman: Is Declaring a National Emergency to Build a Wall an Impeachable Offense?

January 15th, 2019

In his latest op-ed in Slate, “Is Declaring a National Emergency to Build an Unnecessary Wall an Impeachable Offense?,” Professor Frank Bowman discusses factors that could make the political path…

Professor Strong Participates in Expert Working Group at United Nations

January 15th, 2019

Professor S.I. Strong recently traveled to Vienna, Austria, to participate in an expert working group convened by the Secretariat of the United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL) to review and,…

Professor Schmitz Discusses Consumer Protection Options Against Telemarketers

January 10th, 2019

Professor Amy J. Schmitz was interviewed on NBC affiliate KOMU-TV, and provided research for a story on telemarketers, “Target 8: Missouri phone users wage unceasing battle with telemarketers.” Professor Schmitz…

Dean Lidsky Cited in Federal Appellate Court Decision on Public Official’s Facebook Page

January 10th, 2019

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit unanimously ruled that Loudon County (Va.) Board of Supervisors Chair Phyllis Randall’s Facebook page operated as a public forum and that…

Professor Schmitz Renamed to Executive Committee of AALS Commercial and Related Consumer Law Section

January 9th, 2019

Professor Amy J. Schmitz has been renamed to the executive committee of the Commercial and Related Consumer Law Section of the American Association of Law Schools for 2019.  This section…