Jan. 27 – Chicago Daily Law Bulletin
Associate Dean Kathryn Kennedy featured
Kennedy, an associate dean and professor at The John Marshall Law School, and 43 other academics participated in roundtable discussions on tax reform Jan. 5 and 6 in Washington, D.C. The experts shared
their opinions and insights with staff members of the Senate Finance Committee.
Kennedy, who focuses on employee benefits law, previously testified before the finance committee in 2002 and 2003. Unlike that experience, however, the 90-minute sessions this month allowed for deeper exploration of the issues on the agenda.
“When you actually do testimony, you get literally five minutes to say what you want and then you’re silenced,” she said. “Here, we had an hour and a half on each panel. We had a little bit longer time for