Crusto’s knowledge of Dickerson v. City of Gretna was relevant to current litigation involving the alleged politically motivated closures on the George Washington Bridge in Fort Lee, N.J in 2013
The May 2nd plenary explored “innovative ways that experiential courses can integrate a community perspective into course design, pedagogy, student projects, and assessment.”
Professor Robert Verchick co-authored a newly published white paper titled “Climate Change, Resilience, and Fairness: How Nonstructural Adaptation Can Protect and Empower Socially Vulnerable Communities on the Gulf Coast.” Verchick presented that paper at an April 15th conference titled “Beyond the Levees.” The event was held at the Loyola University College of Law in New Orleans. The event was sponsored by the Loyola Center for Environmental Law, Oxfam America, and the Center for Progressiv
Professor Cynthia Lepow accepted a publication offer from the NYU Journal of Legislation and Public Policy to publish her article on tax policy, “Teenagers, Twenty Somethings, and Tax Equality: A Proposal to Simplify the Age Requirement of the Dependency Exemption.”
Attendees learn about FBI case investigation techniques, use of force decisions, and firearms.
The endowed lecture series was founded in 2013 to honor the late Judge Harry J. Wilters, who served as a circuit judge in Baldwin County.
Clinical professor Cheryl Buchert presented “Professionalism In and Out of Court” at the 39th AALC Conference on Clinical Legal Education May 1st in Baltimore, Maryland.
On Tuesday, April 19th, they featured her article titled Birchfield, DWIs, and Implied-Consent Laws Serve a Fourth Amendment Gumbo to the Supreme Court. That Friday, they linked to her article titled Test-Refusal Statutes: Valid Implied-Consent Provisions or Unconstitutional Work-Around of the Warrant Requirement? Argument Analysis in Birchfield v. North Dakota.
Professor Lovett also lectured in South Africa recently. He gave presentations at the South African Research Chair in the Property Law and at the Faculty of Private Law at Stellenbosch University Law School. He also gave to lectures in graduate seminars at the University of Cape Town Law School.
The award has been resented annually since 1997 for “outstanding efforts in teaching in the area of immigration law.”