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Featured Faculty Scholarship
Join us Oct. 18 and Nov. 1 for innovative legal lectures on issues affecting entrepreneurs.
The UW Board of Regents recently has approved endowed appointments for law faculty.
Colloquia feature distinguished scholars and nurture UW Law’s dynamic community. The Autumn quarter series starts Oct. 6.
Xuan-Thao Nguyen is internationally renowned for her expertise in the intersections of business organizations, secured transactions, intellectual property, bankruptcy, licensing and taxation.
Faculty In the Media
Group's lawsuit seeks to void Washington transportation law (Professor Spitzer referenced)
Feb 01, 2023 | Source: Associated Press
Conservative advocacy group sues to undo WA transportation package (Professor Spitzer quoted)
Jan 31, 2023 | Source: Seattle Times
UW School of Medicine joins national revolt against ranking system
Jan 30, 2023 | Source: Axios Seattle
Bored Ape Yacht Club NFTs are plunging in value and mired in lawsuits (Professor Said mentioned)
Jan 28, 2023 | Source: Observer
Tyre Nichols: How releasing body-cam video of police brutality became a national event (Professor Mary D. Fan quoted)
Jan 28, 2023 | Source: Washington Post
Taser-Drone Developer Axon Faces Newly Published Criticism From Ethics Advisors (Professor Calo quoted)
Jan 24, 2023 | Source: Forbes
In landmark legislation Wyoming seeks hunting pacts with tribes (Professor Mills quoted)
Jan 23, 2023 | Source: Spokesman-Review
Washington Supreme Court case for controversial capital gains tax begins this week (Professor Spitzer quoted)
Jan 23, 2023 | Source: GeekWire
Nike documents show widespread complaints of harassment, ‘bro’ culture (Professor Feldman quoted)
Jan 22, 2023 | Source: Seattle Times
The American Law Institute Launches Restatement of the Law, Election Litigation (Professor Manheim profiled)
Jan 19, 2023 | Source: American Law Institute
Army Generals Ask High Court to Keep Terror Aid Decision (Professor Schnapper)
Jan 19, 2023 | Source: Law360
Supreme Court Poised to Reconsider Key Tenets of Online Speech (Professor Schnapper)
Jan 19, 2023 | Source: New York Times
Unsealed Nike documents reveal widespread complaints of harassment, pay disparities (Professor Feldman quoted)
Jan 17, 2023 | Source: Oregon Live
AG objection to Albertsons' proposed $4B payout reaches state's highest court (Professor Ross)
Jan 17, 2023 | Source: KUOW
What legal jeopardy are Trump, Biden facing in documents investigations? (Professor Feldman quoted)
Jan 13, 2023 | Source: The National Desk
Who are body cameras really for? (Featuring Professor Mary D. Fan)
Jan 13, 2023 | Source: Why Don't We Know (podcast)