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Professor In Hiding By Death Threats Over Brazil Abortion Hearing

From The Guardian: Days before a Brazilian supreme court hearing on a move that could eventually decriminalise abortion in the first 12 weeks of pregnancy, a leading feminist campaigner is in hiding after receiving death threats. Debora Diniz, a professor… … Continue reading

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Law Professor Twitter Census 2018-2019 Edition: Call for Entries

The latest Law Professor Twitter Census is under way here at the Faculty Lounge.  If you are a full-time faculty member at a law school and are on Twitter, please feel free to add yourself to the list and indicate … Continue reading

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Professor Says Workplaces Are Fifth Most Deadly Places in the Country

Deadly workplaces are taking their toll on Americans, according to an academic. The deaths are not only a direct result of workplace accidents but also of stress. Earlier this year, the Baltimore Sun reported how Stanford professor Jeffrey Pfeffer warned … Continue reading

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Professor Nimmer on Revised Article 9 and IP Financing

Professor Raymond T. Nimmer of the University of Houston Law Center, a leader in intellectual property law in the United States, sadly passed away in January of 2018.  Before passing, he authored, “Revised Article 9 and Intellectual Property Asset Financing.”  … Continue reading

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"'No one is disputing how the courts have ruled on this,' john a. powell, a Berkeley law professor with joint appointments in the departments of African-American Studies and Ethnic Studies, told me."

"'What I’m saying is that courts are often wrong.' Powell is tall, with a relaxed sartorial style, and his manner of speaking is soft and serenely confident. Before he became an academic, he was the national legal director of the … Continue reading

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