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Faculty Spotlight: Ethics

For those of you joining legal firms and departments, you may want to browse Professor Kevin McMunigal and co-author Professor Peter Joy’s regular “Ethics” column for the Criminal Justice Magazine, published by the Criminal Justice section of the ABA. Below find a list * of columns since 2011. ABA Approves Researching Jurors’ Public Presence on the Internet …Read the Rest

Google and EU Competition Law

The European Commission (EC) is asking Google to formally answer charges that the company is violating European competition (antitrust) law in allegedly favoring its Google shopping service among the results retrieved by European users of the Google search engine.Google holds about a 90% share of that search market. Potential fines could be over $6 billion, …Read the Rest

New (and Older) Voices in International Criminal Law

On April 9, 2015, David Crane of Syracuse Law moderated an ASIL panel featuring three new international criminal law scholars: Tom Dannenbaum (SSRN, HOL), Jonathan Hafetz (SSRN, HOL), and Matiangai V.S. Sirleaf (SSRN, HOL). All three of the “new voices” have articles available both on SSRN and HeinOnline. Bruce Zagaris of Berliner, Corcoran, and Rowe wrote the ASIL Cables review …Read the Rest

National Security and Use of Force

Stephen Preston, General Counsel at the Department of Defense (DOD), fought off a cold to deliver the keynote speech on Friday, April 10, at the 2015 American Society of International Law (ASIL) conference. As part of the standing room crowd, I was unable to take notes. Luckily, the DOD released the text of his speech, …Read the Rest

Iranian nuclear deal

On April 6, 2015, thirty nuclear nonproliferation specialists issued a joint statement stating that the framework agreement announced by the P5+1 (the United States, United Kingdom, Germany, France, Russia, and China) and Iran on April 2, 2015 is a “vitally important step forward” that will, when implemented, “put in place an effective, verifiable, enforceable, long-term plan to …Read the Rest

Happy Holidays!

Due to the holidays, the Law Library will not offer reference service tomorrow. We look forward to helping you at the Reference Desk starting on Monday, April 6, 2015, at 9:00 a.m.