Professor John Lovett presented a paper entitled “Reliance Interests and Access to Property in Louisiana (and Scottish) Property Law” at the University of Glasgow Law School on October 8, 2015.
The Louisiana State Law Institute has appointed associate professor of law Sandi Varnado to the Lesion Beyond Moiety Committee. The Louisiana State Law Institute serves as an advisor to the Louisiana State Legislature. Lesion beyond moiety is a civil law term denoting the ability of a seller of immovable property to rescind that sale if the price paid is less than half of market value at the time of the sale.
His piece was among several responses to a New York Times three-part series on arbitration. Szalai was also featured in a Forbes Magazine article on the same subject.
The Yale Black Law Students Association invited Loyola Law Professor Mitchell Crusto to discuss his book, Involuntary Heroes: Hurricane Katrina's Impact On Civil Liberties, which explores how state emergency laws impact constitutional civil liberties.
Crusto's book is essential reading for constitutional scholars and members of the general public who want to understand constitutional rights.
Kalb's paper "Human Rights Proxy Wars" was selected for presentation at the 2016 meeting of the Association of American Law Schools.
The Center for Progressive Reform is a network of scholars based in institutions of higher learning across the nation, who are active on issues related to health, safety and the environment.
The report was covered by the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, and the Washington Post.
The New York based research and policy organization is dedicated to advancing best practices for educating students with disabilities in charter schools.
His talk was entitled "Are the Robots Coming for Your Jobs?: Technology and the Future of Legal Services"
The institute serves as an advisor to the Louisiana State Legislature.