McCann, and Adjunct Professor of Law, has received the 2023 Harry J. Kalven Prize from the Law & Society Association and the 2024 Outstanding Scholar Award from American Bar Foundation Fellows.
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As we are nearing the end of the 2022–23 academic year, we want to acknowledge and highlight the work of our colleagues, our students, and share some good news about UW Law’s Legal Analysis, Research and Writing Program.
The Discovery Podcast speaks with UW Law professor Sanne Knudsen about the need for Congress to enact new legislation to strengthen and restate its commitment to environmental protection.
The Asian Law Center recently gathered alumni in Asia and looks ahead to spring.
UW School of Law faculty, students and alumni are working to solve global problems that impact us all.
Faculty In the Media
Nothing's greener than the grass on the other side of the fence (Professor Calandrillo quoted)
Nov 11, 2023 | Source: The Daily Sentinel
Why you can’t stop reading about daylight saving time (Professor Calandrillo quoted)
Nov 04, 2023 | Source: Wired
Artificial intelligence and the possible consequences (Professor Calo quoted)
Nov 02, 2023 | Source: PBS
Police shooting case could test limits of sovereign immunity (Professor Mills quoted)
Nov 01, 2023 | Source: Smoky Mountain News
NYC police robots: Advocates raise privacy, safety concerns (Professor Calo quoted)
Oct 31, 2023 | Source: USA Today
Biden signs AI executive order, the most ambitious U.S. regulation yet (Professor Calo quoted)
Oct 30, 2023 | Source: The Washington Post
All-Biden Court Shows Partisan Shift in How Judges Get Confirmed (Professor Spitzer quoted)
Oct 23, 2023 | Source: Bloomberg Law
Evaluating the Argument Over the California Age Appropriate Design Code Act (Professor Calo quoted)
Oct 20, 2023 | Source: Tech Policy Pres
Starbucks and Starbucks Workers United Are Suing Each Other Over Alleged Copyright and Trademark Infringement (Professor Nguyen quoted)
Oct 19, 2023 | Source: Eater Seattle
FAA warns Sen. Patty Murray of potentially deadly space debris falling back to Earth (Adjunct Professor Pekkanen mentioned)
Oct 19, 2023 | Source: FOX 13
What Does the Word 'Jihad' Actually Mean? (Professor Lombardi quoted)
Oct 16, 2023 | Source: Snopes
For these asylum-seekers, a Tukwila church offers temporary comfort and refuge (Professor Olazcon Mozo quoted)
Oct 16, 2023 | Source: KUOW
Geopolitics in space: Why great powers are scrambling for the moon (SPACE LDP mentioned, Saadia Pekkanen quoted)
Oct 08, 2023 | Source: The Japan Times
Pilchuck Audubon to celebrate chapter, endangered species milestones (Professor Wildermuth quoted)
Oct 06, 2023 | Source: Everett Herald
Works of local authors used to program AI (Alex Alben quoted)
Oct 05, 2023 | Source: Northwest News Radio
Deposition shakes up Nike pay discrimination lawsuit; Nike wants it barred (Professor Feldman quoted)
Oct 05, 2023 | Source: Oregon Live