The Embedded Firm
On June 28, Professor George Mocsary will be a discussant for "Authors Meet Critics: The Embedded Firm, Corporate Governance, Labor and Finance Capitalism by Cynthia Williams and Peer Zumbansen" at the annual meeting of the Society for the Advancement of Socioeconomics.
Professor Mocsary's book, Firearms Law and the Second Amendment: Regulation, Rights, and Policy, was recently released by Aspen Publishing. "This is the first traditional law school casebook to cover the subject, and the only casebook that provides a comprehensive treatment since the Supreme Court affirmed the constitutional right to private firearms in 2008 and extended that right to constrain state action in 2010," according to Aspen Publishing
Before joining the faculty as a Visiting Assistant Professor Mocsary practiced corporate law at Cravath, Swaine & Moore in New York. He holds a J.D. from Fordham Law School where he graduated first in his class. After law school, he clerked for the Honorable Harris L. Hartz of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit. His work has been cited by the Supreme Court. Before going to law school, Professor Mocsary earned his M.B.A. from the University of Rochester and ran a successful management consulting practice.
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Professor Jessica Rubin will be teaching US law and legal writing for the Open Society Foundation at Bilgi University in Istanbul. Rubin teaches legal research and writing in the Lawyering Process program at the Law School.
On June 18, Professor Sara Bronin will make a presentation at the annual meeting of the Connecticut Bar Association on "Legal Tools to Address Climate Change" at a panel discussion entitle "Following the Path of the Storm: Legal and Legislative Challenges in Addressing Rising Sea Levels on the Connecticut Coastline."
On June 18, Professor Mark W. Janis will lecture on "Freedom of Religion and European Human Rights Law" at the University of Oxford, England.
On June 17, Professor Alexandra Lahav will speak at the annual meeting of the Connecticut Bar Association (CBA) where she will comment on the proposed changes to the Federal rules of civil procedure.
On June 17, Professor Richard Pomp will speak at the twenty-third annual Summer Tax Institute at University of California - Davis.
Jennifer Brooks-Crozier '12 is the author of "Put Up Your Dukes: The Fight Over Commonality in the Era of Wal-Mart v. Dukes" (19 Texas Wesleyan Law Review 711 (2013)).