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Professor Schwinn gives insights into Supreme Court decisions

Posted July 1, 2014 by

Chicago Public Radio-June 30, 2014

Professor Steven Schwinn gives insights into U.S. Supreme Court decisions--unanimous and others--including requiring a search warrant for a look at a person's cell phone, and "fair share" dues for home health care non-union workers.

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Alumnus Michael Slattery take senior VP and general counsel position

Posted July 1, 2014 by

Bloomberg BusinessWeek-July 1, 2014

John Marshall alumnus Michael K. Slattery (J.D. '78) has been named senior vice president and general counsel for ADS Waste Holdings, Inc. in Florida.

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Professor Steven Schwinn says SCOTUS union decision is limited

Posted July 1, 2014 by

ConstitutionalLawProfBlog-June 30, 2014

Professor Steven Schwinn takes a look at the U.S. Supreme Court's final decision for the term. In Harris v. Quinn the court did not completely halt "fair share" dues, but rather limited those payments for persons considered employees rather than personal assistants.

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Professor Berendt says SCOTUS decision hurts unions

Posted July 1, 2014 by

CNBC-June 30, 2014

Professor Gerald Berendt says the U.S. Supreme Court's ruling that workers should not be forced to pay union dues was likely the first in what will be a line of rulings to be decided against unions.

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Professor Schwinn talks recent, upcoming SCOTUS rulings in TV roundtable

Posted June 30, 2014 by

WTTW - Chicago Tonight - June 26, 2014

Professor Steven Schwinn joins a roundtable discussion on the impact of various recent and upcoming U.S. Supreme Court decisions.

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Professor Berendt expects major changes in college sports regulations, funding

Posted June 30, 2014 by

Digital Journal-June 27, 2014

Professor Gerald Berendt says the National Labor Relations Board decision to let Northwestern University football players organize will lead to major changes in rules and support for college sports.

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Adjunct Professor Friedman's comics characters put IP principles to the test

Posted June 27, 2014 by

Chicago Daily Law Bulletin-June 20, 2014

Alumnus and Adjunct Professor Lawrence Friedman (J.D. '89/LL.M. '01) gave a final exam that asked students in his International Trade Remedies Law class to consider how to represent Batman and Alfred as they try to fend off a company infringing on Wayne Enterprises' patents and creating fake goods.

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Alumnus Jay Luchsinger happy to represent the American worker

Posted June 27, 2014 by

Chicago Daily Law Bulletin-June 23, 2014

Jay R. Luchsinger (J.D. '89) remembers his days as a iron worker when he goes into court to represent claims of American workers.

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Alumnus Marty Golden takes VP post at Astellas

Posted June 27, 2014 by

nebraskatv.com-June 26, 2014

John Marshall alumnus Marty Golden (J.D. '93) has been named vice president, Government Affairs, at Astellas, a major pharmaceutical company.

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Professor Schwinn says SCOTUS decision on appointments a defeat for Obama and future presidents

Posted June 26, 2014 by

ConstitionalLawProfBlog - June 26, 2014

Professor Steven Schwinn said the Supreme Court handed President Obama a defeat on his recess appointments, but the decision also could limit actions by future presidents as well.

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