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Veterans Clinic continues its work during COVID-19 pandemic

The students and faculty of the Veterans Clinic have continued their work during the COVID-19 pandemic. The Columbia Missourian and KOMU-TV both recently featured their work and the adjustments made to keep serving veterans under these challenging…

Professor Halabi comments on Missouri AG Schmitt’s lawsuit

Professor Sam Halabi commented on the recent lawsuit filed by Missouri Attorney General Eric Schmitt in a news article for McClatchyDC and carried in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Missouri sues China in federal court, alleging responsibility for pandemic. Halabi, who specializes in global health law, spoke on the legal hurdles that a lawsuit against China would encounter.…

Professor Schmitz presents Online CLE about ODR

Professor Amy J. Schmitz will present as part of an Online CLE for the American Bar Association on April 22 at 2:30 p.m.-4:00 p.m. central. It is free for ABA Business Law Section members and ABA Section of Dispute Resolution members. Register at –https://www.americanbar.org/events-cle/mtg/web/398773347/. In this webinar, In The Know – Online Dispute Resolution “ODR” and You, Professor Schmitz will…

Student Perspectives: Practice Trial by Zoom

With the abrupt transition to online learning, our professors and students have had to be inventive with their engagements. Associate Dean Paul Litton teaches criminal law, and to keep things interesting, he hosted a practice trial by Zoom for his students last week. He even changed into a Rockbridge green robe, which reflected the graduates of the jurisdiction. Below is…

Professor Lietzan’s FDA Expertise Sought by National & International Media

Professor Erika Lietzan researches, writes, and teaches primarily in the areas of food and drug regulation, intellectual property, and administrative law. Some of her recent scholarship has focused on the nature and purpose of the new drug approval system, federal regulation of fecal microbiota transplantation, federal regulation of products derived from cannabis, the political economy of the Hatch-Waxman (generic drug)…