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.
Varnado also serves on two Institute committees, Lesion Beyond Moiety and Landlord Tenant.
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.
This second edition succeeds the initial release after 15 years, a substantial gap which Verchick says necessitated an almost entirely new book.
Associate Professor Andrea Armstrong presented Loyola's approach and pedagogy towards teaching scholarly writing during a January 7 session at the 2016 AALS conference. The panel was titled "Best Practices for Supervising Seminar Papers and Other Scholarly Writings."
Professor Monica Hof Wallace presented on the law of diminished capacity during a panel discussion at Loyola's Annual Estate Planning Conference.
Professor Mitch Crusto was quoted in a Louisiana Weekly article on the 150th anniversary of the Thirteenth Amendment, which abolished slavery and involuntary servitude in the United States.
Phelps Dunbar LLP has elected Bart C. Bacigalupi, J.D. ’07 and Colin B. Cambre, J.D. ’07 to partnership at the firm’s New Orleans office.
Bill Quigley was informed that his law review article "Letter to a Law Student Interested in Social Justice" was sent out by the school to all incoming first year Stanford Law students. It details the challenges of social justice advocacy.
Professor Robert Verchick presented a book chapter titled “Disaster and Climate Change” at the Annual Meeting of Association of American Law Schools in New York City. Verchick participated in the panel titled “International Environmental Law and the Global South.”