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Professor Schwinn: Court deals blow to attempts at limiting spending in campaigns

Posted April 3, 2014 by

Constitutional Law Prof Blog - April 2, 2014

Professor Steven Schwinn looks at the Supreme Court's decision lifting limits on individual campaign contributions.

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Professor Kennedy to address implications of DOMA on businesses

Posted April 3, 2014 by

American Bar Association - April 2, 2014

Professor Kathryn Kennedy, director of the Center for Tax Law & Employee Benefits, will be a speaker April 12 at the American Bar Association Business Law Section meeting.  Her topic will be “Gay Marriage and the Repeal of DOMA: What Every Business Lawyer Needs to Know.”

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John Marshall students to advise competitors at Midwest Real Estate Challenge

Posted April 2, 2014 by

RE Business Online - April 1, 2014

John Marshall students will serve as legal advisors at the Midwest Real Estate Challenge competition. The program gives college students the opportunity to  learn how to redevelop a business site.

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Derivatives program examines Dodd-Frank legislation impact

Posted April 2, 2014 by

 Virtual-Strategy Magazine - April 1, 2014

John Marshall's April 11 program on derivatives looks at the Dodd-Frank legislation and its future impacts.

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Professor Nagel: Unique situation could overturn jury decision

Posted April 1, 2014 by

Chicago Tribune - April 1, 2014

Professor Mary Nagel says the jury foreman not disclosing his involvement in a lawsuit could overturn a jury decision against Chicago State University.

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Professor Schwinn examines case questioning ACA subsidies

Posted March 28, 2014 by

Con Law Prof Blog -  March 28, 2014

Professor Steven Schwinn looks at a case questioning insurance subsidies, one of the cases filed against the Obama administration's Affordable Care Act.

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Professor Berendt predicts rough road ahead as college athletes organize

Posted March 28, 2014 by

NBC News - March 27, 2014

Professor Gerald Berendt says the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) decision allowing college athletes to organize is going to raise numerous employer-employee questions that are difficult to answer and will set new ground.

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John Marshall's team takes third in national trademark competition

Posted March 28, 2014 by

IP Frontline - March 28, 2014

John Marshall team takes third place overall and second place best brief in the national Lefkowitz Moot Court trademark competition.

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Alum Sheldon A. Harris wins spot on Illinois Appellate Court

Posted March 25, 2014 by

Chicago Daily Law Bulletin - March 19, 2014

Sheldon A. Harris (J.D. '66) has won a full term on the Illinois Appellate Court representing the First District.

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Online movies for free are breaking the law says Adjunct Professor Kessler

Posted March 25, 2014 by

ABC-Channel 7      March 23, 2014

Free online movies: are they legitimate?  John Marshall Adjunct Professor Corky Kessler (J.D. '74) says they probably are, but they are infringing on copyright rules.

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