UConn Law professors at commencement 2015
Faculty Notes
UConn Law In the Media
Richard Pomp in Daily Tax Report: Foreign Sellers Likely Safe From State Online Tax Frenzy Post-Wayfair (Jul 13, 2018)
Peter Kochenburger in Insurance Business America: Arbitration? No thanks (Jul 9, 2018)
Richard S. Kay in WFSB: Supreme Court Nomination (Jul 9, 2018)
Peter Kochenburger in The Capitol Forum: Trupanion: Premium Rate Increases Could Cause “Rate Spiral,” According to Insurance Experts (Jul 3, 2018)
Richard Pomp in Bloomberg Law: What’s the Next Step for Online Sales Tax in New York? (Jun 28, 2018)

The awards, accomplishments, speaking engagements and news of the distinguished faculty at UConn School of Law: 

Molly Land, Richard Ashby Wilson Awarded Grant for Workshops
Dec 16, 2015 -

Professors Richard Ashby Wilson and Molly K. Land have been awarded a grant from the University of Connecticut Humanities Institute to hold hold two workshops on Hate Speech and Human Rights: Law, Technology and Public Discourse, one in the fall of 2016 and one in the spring of 2017. Read more

Richard Pomp to Speak at Taxation Institute
Dec 14, 2015 -

Professor Richard Pomp will speak at the 34th Institute on State and Local Taxation in New York on Dec. 17, 2015. He will review and preview federal constitutional issues, focusing on most significant constitutional cases in state taxation over the past year, both in the U.S. Supreme Court and in the state courts.

Bethany Berger Speaks in Injustice League Lecture Series
Dec 14, 2015 -

Professor Bethany Berger spoke Dec. 11, 2015 at UConn's main campus in Storrs about the uses and abuses of appeals to equality in the treatment of American Indians. Her presentation was part of the Injustice League Lecture Series sponsored by the Philosophy Department, which invites three to four, primarily early-career, scholars working on questions broadly related to social and political injustice each year.

Richard Ashby Wilson Presents Paper at International Conference
Dec 12, 2015 -

Professor Richard Ashby Wilson presented his paper The Spark that Ignites Conflict? Propaganda as an Explanatory Factor in International Criminal Trials on Dec. 10 at an international conference Understanding the Age of Transitional Justice at the Peace Palace in The Hague, Netherlands.

Joseph MacDougald '96 Speaks about Climate Change
Dec 10, 2015 -

Professor Joseph MacDougald '96 spoke in Branford on Dec. 3, 2015, at a strategic planning session on environmental issues arranged by Ted Kennedy Jr., senate chair of the Environment Committee of the Connecticut General Assembly. Professor MacDougald spoke about climate change and coastal preservation on a panel addressing Long Island Sound, State Parks, Open Space & Farmland Preservation, and Shoreline Stabilization.

Mathilde Cohen Spoke at the Séminaire de Casuistique Juridique
Dec 9, 2015 -

Professor Mathilde Cohen spoke at a seminar Dec. 8, 2015, at the École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales in Paris. She gave a presentation on The Legal Construction of Our Primal Food. The Lactating Man at the Séminaire de Casuistique Juridique.

Leslie Levin Joins Journal Board
Professor Leslie Levin
Dec 9, 2015 -

Professor Leslie C. Levin has been chosen to join the board of Law and Social Inquiry: Journal of the American Bar Foundation, a leading interdisciplinary, peer-reviewed academic journal, for a three-year term beginning Jan. 1, 2016.

Richard Parker Named Neutral Convenor by DOT
Professor Richard Parker
Dec 2, 2015 -

The U.S. Department of Transportation has named Professor Richard Parker, director of the Semester in DC Program for UConn School of Law, as a neutral convenor to help determine whether to engage in negotiations to develop additional rules about equal access to air transportation, and if so what the scope of the negotiations should be. The agency is exploring the possibility of new rules about accessible in-flight entertainment, medical oxygen, service animals, accessible lavatories, premium seating and wheelchair assistance.

Bethany Berger Named Co-Chair of ASLH Committee
Nov 30, 2015 -

Professor Bethany Berger was selected in November 2015 to serve as co-chair of the Program Committee for the Annual Meeting of the American Society for Legal History, the leading organization for legal history scholarship. The 2016 annual meeting will take place Oct. 27-30 in Toronto.

Mathilde Cohen Speaks at the Centre de Théorie et d’Analyse du Droit
Nov 20, 2015 -

Professor Mathilde Cohen spoke, Nov. 19, 2015 at the Université Paris Ouest Nanterre La Défense. She gave a presentation on the Legal Construction of Milk. A Transversal View From France and the United States at the university's Centre de Théorie et d’Analyse du Droit.