New Orleans CityBusiness has honored Professor Mary Algero, naming her in their 12th ‘Leadership in Law’ class. Algero was among four area faculty members named in their educators category. A special Leadership in Law insert profiling all honorees will run in the May 27 issue of CityBusiness. An event will be held to celebrate the winners on May 16 at the New Orleans Museum of Art.
Clinical Professor Davida Finger moderated a panel discussion during the Forum on Affordable Housing and Community Development Law. The event was sponsored by the American Bar Association and took Place February 4-5 at Le Meridien Hotel in New Orleans. Finger moderated the panel titled “Careers in Affordable Housing and Community Development Law.”
The book examines the prominent Jesuit institution across its hundred-year history, from its founding in 1914 through the first decade of the twenty-first century.
The Supreme Court halted implementation of the Environmental Protection Agency’s Clean Power Plan, perhaps the EPA’s most ambitious effort to control greenhouse gas emissions under the Clean Air Act
Professor M. Isabel Medina's second edition of Migration Law in the United States, published by Wolters Kluwer, is available for order this month. The book is a monograph on the rules on immigration and right of residence of non-nationals in the United States examines the legal and administrative conditions for persons not having the citizenship of a State to enter the country and to stay and reside there.
Mary Garvey Algero was reelected to the AALS Section on Legal Writing, Reasoning, and Research executive board in January at the AALS Annual meeting.
The merit selection panel to fill the vacancy occurring on July 30, 2016 with the retirement of Magistrate Sally Shushan.
Professor Andrea Armstrong received the University Senate Faculty Award for Excellence in Teaching for the 2014-2015 school year.
The article details human rights for prisons as prescribed by the United Nations, and complaints related to denial of those rights.
Professor M. Isabel Medina taught a short course on US Constitutional Law to Polish lawyers and law students in January at the University of Silesia in Katowice, Poland.