Faculty Accomplishments: June 1st

Wednesday, June 02, 2010

Full-Time Faculty

Professor Francis A. Boyle


Memorial Day: Home Front (May 26, 2010), Foreword to Rick Anderson's 'Home Front'
(Clarity Press), on MWC News (May 26, 2010).


"The International Legal Basis for the Transnational Government of Tamil Eelam (TGTE)," before the TGTE Constituent Assembly, U.S. National Constitution Center, Independence Mall in Philadelphia, May 18, 2010.

Professor Jay Kesan, Director, Program in Intellectual Property & Technology Law and Mildred Van Voorhis Jones Faculty Scholar


Book in progress

Ghosh, Gruner, Kesan and Reis, Intellectual Property:  Private Rights, the Public Interest, and the Regulation of Creative Activity, (West, 2d ed. available, Spring 2011) (with Ghosh, Gruner & Reis).

Work in progress

The Impact of General and Patent-Specific Judicial Experience on the Efficiency and Accuracy of Patent Adjudication (with Gwendolyn Ball)   


“An Economic Analysis of the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS)—Expectations and Reality,” with A. Ohyama, Second Annual Meeting of the Society of Environmental Law and Economics (SELE), Emory University, Mar. 26-27, 2010.

“Understanding U.S. Ethanol Consumption: The Influence of State Level Incentives and Implications for Policy,“ with A. Ohyama, Second Biofuels Law & Regulation Symposium, Annual University of Illinois Law Review Symposium, April 9, 2010.

“REGNET:  Information Management and Compliance Assistance for Patent Laws and Regulations,” with K. Law, NSF III-2010 PI Workshop, April 22-23, 2010, Arlington, VA.

“Incentivizing Biofuels,” Policy Panel, Symposium on Smart Mobility, Florida State University, April 28, 2010.

“Judges, Courts, and Economic Development:  The Impact of Judicial Human Capital on the Efficiency and Accuracy of the Court System,” with G. Ball, 20th Annual Meeting of the American Law & Economics Association (ALEA), May 7-8, 2010, Princeton, NJ.

Session Chair, E-Government Applications, The 11th Annual Conference on Digital Government Research, dg.o 2010, May 17-20, 2010, Puebla, Mexico.


Peter B. Maggs, Clifford M. and Bette A. Carney Chair


Internet and Computer Law: Cases, Comments, Questions (Third Edition, West, 2010) (with John Soma and James Sprowl).

Larry E. Ribstein, Mildred Van Voorhis Jones Chair and
Associate Dean for Research


Presented “Law Entrepreneurs” at the Law and Society Annual Meeting, May 27, 2010.

Adjunct faculty

Paula Hudson Holderman, James C. Wood Distinguished Lecturer in Intellectual Property


“Distinguish Yourself & Enhance Your Professional Development,” at the Women's Bar of Illinois Association program on May 10, 2010.

Chief Judge James F. Holderman, James C. Wood Distinguished Lecturer in Intellectual Property


Gave the graduation speech at the College of Law Commencement, May 15, 2010.