Faculty Activities & Publications | March 2017

faculty activities publications


Professor Allison Bethel

  • She provided comments to Multi-Housing News regarding changes in federal fair housing policies.

Professor Kim Chanbonpin

  • She addressed the opening plenary session at the Global Legal Skills Conference.

Professor Lurene Contento

  • She was the recipient of the Global Legal Skills 2017 award.
  • She also gave a presentation at the Global Legal Skills Conference about legal writing and problem-solving methodologies.

Professor Celeste Hammond

  • She participated in a workshop at the 4th National Climate Assessment.

Professor Paul Lewis

  • He taught a one-week seminar on the negotiating and drafting of international commercial agreements at Université Catholique de Lyon in Lyon, France.

Professor Daryl Lim

  • He spoke at the joint IPLAC and Federal Circuit Bar Association’s Major Regional Program.
  • He provided comments to Forbes about how the U.S. Supreme Court may rule in a case on the doctrine of patent exhaustion.

Professor Ann Lousin

  • She was quoted in the book “Ike and McCarthy” by David A. Nichols.

Professor Bill Mock 

  • He spoke at the closing session of the American Bar Association Section of International Law.
  • He also spoke at the opening plenary session of the Global Legal Skills Conference.

Professor Hugh Mundy

  • He published the column “Training video offers lesson on evidence” in the Chicago Daily Law Bulletin.

Professor Timothy O’Neill

  • He published the column “Distinguishing ‘criminal case’ from ‘prosecution’ requires some thought” in the Chicago Daily Law Bulletin.

Professor Steven Schwinn

  • He provided comments to Christian Science Monitor regarding the U.S. Supreme Court being too political.
  • He provided comments to Bloomberg regarding a recent Supreme Court decision concerning commercial speech.
  • He published the following in the ABA Preview of U.S. Supreme Court Cases:
    • Steven D. Schwinn, Federal Preemption: Howell v. Howell, 44 ABA Preview of U.S. Sup. Ct. Cases 188 (March 20, 2017)
    • Steven D. Schwinn, Civil Rights: County of Los Angeles v. Mendez, 44 ABA Preview of U.S. Sup. Ct. Cases 191 (March 20, 2017)

Professor David Sorkin

  • He gave a presentation on mandatory arbitration at the Loyola Consumer Law Review Symposium.

Professor Debra Pogrund Stark

  • She spoke about domestic violence at the Chicago Bar Association’s YLS Women in the Law Seminar.

Professor Mark Wojcik 

  • He was re-appointed as the 2017-2018 Liaison for three sections of the American Bar Association’s Section of International Law.


Adjunct Faculty

William McGrath

  • He published the column “Iowa State goes one toke over the line in stubbing out trademark use” in the Chicago Daily Law Bulletin.