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Melissa Wasserman

In The Media
Intellectual Property Law
Professor Wasserman's recent article, which is co-authored with Michael Frakes, was highlighted in the Washington Post.  http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/the-switch/wp/2014/07/31/inside-the-stressed-out-time-crunched-patent-examiner-workforce/

Kurt Lash

In The Media
Constitutional Law, Generally
On July 2, 2014, Professor Kurt Lash was quoted in the Politifact Article in the Tampa Bay Times, (http://www.politifact.com/truth-o-meter/article/2014/jul/02/could-supreme-court-contraceptive-ruling-affect-co/) regarding the Supreme Court's recent decision in Burwell v. Hobby Lobby (http://www.supremecourt.gov/opinions/13pdf/13-354_olp1.pdf).

Jason Mazzone

In The Media
Constitutional Law, Generally
In an analysis of the Supreme Court's decision in Burwell v. Hobby Lobby, The Weekly Standard quoted Professor Jason Mazzone. 

Lesley Wexler

In The Media
International Law, Human Rights Law

Professor Wexler publishes blog post on Guardian's Global Development Professional Network on ending the culture of impunity for sexual aggressors during armed conflict

http://www.theguardian.com/global-development-professionals-network/2014/jun/19/london-declaration-end-sexual-violence-conflict

Eric Freyfogle

Honor
Environmental Law
Professor Eric Freyfogle has had a recent law-review article of his chosen as one of the top ten of the year in the combined fields of land use, environmental, and property law, by a nation-wide panel of law professors.  He's no newcomer to this honor.  It is his eighth article to receive this recognition.  Over the past quarter century, no law professor in the country has had more pieces selected.  His article, "Leopold's Last Talk," explores the mature conservation thought of the late Aldo Leopold, recognized by many as the nation's most important writer on conservation.  The article appeared as a solicited contribution to the Washington Journal of Law & Environmental Policy.

Jay Kesan

Presentation
Intellectual Property Law
On June 16-18, Jay P. Kesan participated in the DRUID Society Conference 2014, held in Copenhagen, Denmark.  He was part of the Druid Debate on Patents and Business Methods or Software.

Jay Kesan

In The Media
Science and Technology
On June 9, 2014, Professor Jay Kesan was a commentator for WILL AM's "Legal Issues in the News."  He discusses the latest in the debate regarding access to high internet speeds.

Jay Kesan

Presentation
Intellectual Property Law
On May 30, 2014, Jay P. Kesan gave his presentation titled, "Standards Patent Transfers, and Licensing Commitments" to the Patent Pledges Workshop at American University.

Lesley Wexler

Publication
Law and Society

Professor Lesley Wexler and co-author Professor Arden Rowell published "Valuing Foreign Lives" in the Georgia Law Review. 48 Ga. L. Rev. 499 (2014).

Richard Kaplan

Publication
Elder Law

Professor Richard L. Kaplan published "Desperate Retirees: The Perplexing Challenge of Covering Retirement Health Care Costs in a Yoyo World" in the Connecticut Insurance Law Journal. 20 Conn. Ins. L.J. 433 (2014).