The U.S. Commission on Civil Rights is an independent agency charged with advising the President and Congress on civil rights matters, and issuing an annual federal civil rights enforcement report.
Professor Kalb co-authored the piece with Alicia Bannon
The Judicial Conference of the United States frames policy guidelines for administration of judicial courts.
Professor Imre Szalai was quoted in a March 20 Time Magazine article titled What Trump’s Supreme Court Pick Could Mean for Your Consumer Rights. The piece centers around Judge Neil Gorsuch’s positions on “chevron deference” and consumer arbitration.
By accepting this honor, Prof. Lovett commits to travel to the University of Edinburgh Law School once per year and contribute in some way to the intellectual life of the institution through teaching or research.
Leadership in Law honors “50 outstanding legal professionals whose successes in law and contributions to the community have set the pace for the legal community.”
The paper examines “the recent “surge” of unaccompanied children migrating to the United States” and “these children’s mental health needs and the fiscal and human costs of failing to address them before advocating for expanding the eligibility criteria for Medicaid and CHIP.”
A special Leadership in Law insert profiling all honorees will run in the May 26 issue of CityBusiness.
Action Words: Journey of a Journalist is the story of a young desegregation journalist who works to rid the city of New Orleans of Jim Crow violence during the administrations of U.S. Sen. Huey P. Long and Mayor T. Semmes Walmsley.
Professor William Quigley assisted in the drafting of the ordinance and appeared before the city council multiple times to advocate its passage. The ordinance allows for individuals accused of low-level municipal offenses released on their own recognizance, rather than being jailed if they cannot afford a bond.