UConn Law professors at commencement 2015
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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)

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

Richard Wilson Authors Hate Speech Guidelines
Jul 17, 2018 -

Professor Richard Wilson co-authored new guidelines for the city of Hartford to apply in criminal speech cases. The recommendations are based on international law, and they seek to establish international standards on the municipal level. The guidelines outline best practices for investigating and prosecuting speech crimes. Additionally, the rules address how to monitor and investigate speech crimes on social media, and in other new forms of media. 

Alexandra Lahav Signs Class Action Amicus Brief
Jul 11, 2018 -

Professor Alexandra Lahav has signed on as an amicus to a brief filed by civil procedure law professors in support of minors in the Arizona foster care system who allege widespread and systematic failures by the state. Defendants moved to dismiss the case on the grounds that the Court lacks jurisdiction under federal procedural law guidelines. Lahav, and the 19 other professors who signed the brief, supported the plaintiffs' requests for declaratory and injunctive relief as part of the class action lawsuit.

Richard Kay to Speak in Japan
Jul 9, 2018 -

Professor Richard Kay will present at the 20th Congress of the International Academy of Comparative Law in Fukuoko, Japan. Kay will speak on a panel entitled "Formal and Informal Constitutional Amendment" on July 23, 2018. 

Anne Dailey's Book Wins Humanities Award
Jun 28, 2018 -

Professor Anne Dailey has received the 2018 Sharon Harris Book Award from the UConn Humanities Institute for her book "Law and the Unconscious: A Psychoanalytic Perspective," published in 2017 by Yale University Press. The award recognizes a faculty member at the University of Connecticut whose book or monograph "best demonstrates scholarly depth and intellectual acuity and highlights the importance of humanities scholarship." The book previously won the 2018 Courage to Dream Book Prize from the American Psychoanalytic Association. Read more about the book ...

Peter Lindseth Speaks in Paris
Jun 28, 2018 -

Professor Peter L. Lindseth spoke at the Sciences Po Law School in Paris on two recent occasions. On June 21, 2018, he spoke during the Intensive Doctoral Week program on the topic "Comparative-Historical Method in the Study of Administrative Law: A Theoretical Framework" in a panel discussion on "A New Approach to Comparison in Administrative Law." The following day he discussed "Transforming factors in administrative law" at The Future of Administrative Law conference.

Peter Lindseth Speaks at ISPL Annual Meeting
Jun 27, 2018 -

Professor Peter L. Lindseth spoke on the topic "Administrative Democracy" on a panel at the 2018 Annual Meeting of the International Society of Public Law at the University of Hong Kong on June 25, 2018.

Richard Pomp Speaks on Wayfair Decision
Jun 22, 2018 -

Professor Richard Pomp spoke on a panel of tax experts in a webinar presented on June 21, 2018 by Bloomberg BNA on "Wayfair Ruling: First Impressions & Implications" to explore the implications of the U.S. Supreme Court decision in South Dakota v. Wayfair Inc.

Richard Pomp to Speak at NAPABA Conference
Jun 8, 2018 -

Professor Richard Pomp will speak on the topic of tax reform at the 2018 Northeast Regional Conference of the National Asian Pacific American Bar Association on June 7, 2018, at the Mohegan Sun Convention Center in Uncasville, Connecticut.

Richard Pomp to Speak at Washington Tax Institute
May 31, 2018 -

Professor Richard Pomp will speak on June 1, 2018, at the 2018 Advanced State and Local Tax Institute at Georgetown University Law Center in Washington, D.C. He will debate Marilyn A. Wethekam of Horwood Marcus & Berk Chartered in a panel titled "Match Point: Debate on All Topics SALT."

Ángel Oquendo to Speak at University of Frankfurt
May 31, 2018 -

Professor Ángel Oquendo will speak on June 19, 2018, at the University of Frankfurt Law School in Frankfurt, Germany. The event is to be hosted by the German American Lawyer's Association and Oquendo will give a lecture entitled, "Justice for All: Certifying Global Class Action."

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