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Faculty News November 2010 Issue

Timothy Armstrong

Timothy K. Armstrong

Several of Tim’s articles were cited:

  • Chevron Deference and Agency Self-Interest, 13 Cornell J.L. & Pub. Pol'y 203 (2004), in The Supreme Court, 2009 Term: Leading Cases: III. Federal Statutes And Regulations: E. Review Of Administrative Action,124 Harv. L. Rev. 380(2010), and Sheri Wardwell, Communications Decency Act Provides No Safe Harbor Against Antifraud Liability for Hyperlinks to Third-Party Content Under the Securities and Exchange Act, 6 Wash. J.L. Tech. & Arts 49 (2010);
  • Digital Rights Management and the Process of Fair Use, 20 Harv. J.L. & Tech. 49 (2006), in Gideon Parchomovsky & Philip J. Weiser, Beyond Fair Use, 96 Cornell L. Rev. 91 (2010); Saif M. Khan, Copyright, Data Protection, and Privacy with Digital Rights Management and Trusted Systems: Negotiating a Compromise Between Proprietors and Users, 5 J.L. & Pol'y for Info. Soc'y 603 (2010); and George Jiang, Rain or Shine: Fair and Other Non-Infringing Uses in the Context of Cloud Computing, 36 J. Legis. 395 (2010);
  • Fair Circumvention, 74 Brook. L. Rev. 1 (2008), in Rebecca Tushnet, I Put You There: User-Generated Content and Anticircumvention, 12 Vand. J. Ent. & Tech. L. 889 (2010); and
  • Shrinking the Commons: Termination of Copyright Licenses and Transfers for the Benefit of the Public, 47 Harv. J. on Legis. 359 (2010), in Lydia Pallas Loren, Copyright USA—A Collection: The Surging Influence Of Copyright Law In American Life: Renegotiating The Copyright Deal In The Shadow Of The "Inalienable" Right To Terminate, 62 Fla. L. Rev. 1329 (2010).

Profile of Professor Armstrong

Lynn Bai

Lin (Lynn) Bai
Associate Professor of Law

Lynn’s article, There are Plaintiffs and... There are Plaintiffs: An Empirical Analysis of Securities Class Action Settlements, 61 Vand. L. Rev. 350 (2008) (with James D. Cox & Randall S. Thomas), was cited in Jonathan C. Lipson, Understanding Failure: Examiners And The Bankruptcy Reorganization Of Large Public Companies, 84 Am. Bankr. L.J. 1 (2010).

Several of Brad’s articles were cited:

Profile of Professor Mank

Darrell A.H. Miller
Associate Professor of Law

Darrell’s article, Guns as Smut: A First Amendment Framework for the Second Amendment, 109 Colum. L. Rev. 1278 (2009), was cited in Lawrence Rosenthal & Joyce Lee Malcolm, McDonald v. Chicago: Which Standard Of Scrutiny Should Apply To Gun-Control Laws? 105 Nw. U. L. Rev. Colloquy 85 (2010).

 

Douglas  Mossman

Douglas Mossman
Director, Glenn M. Weaver Institute of Law and Psychiatry

Doug published two pieces:

Doug presented Incompetence to Maintain a Divorce Action: When Breaking up Is Odd to Do, at Grand Rounds, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neuroscience, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine.

Several of Doug’s publications were cited:

  • AAPL Practice Guideline for the Forensic Psychiatric Evaluation of Competence to Stand Trial, 35 J.Am. Acad. Psychiatry & L. S3 (2007), in Daniel W. Shuman & John A. Zervopoulos, Empathy or Objectivity: The Forensic Examiner's Dilemma? 28 Behav. Sci. & the Law 585 (2010); in Annette Christy, et al., Factors Affecting Jail Detention of Defendants Adjudicated Incompetent to Proceed, 28 Behav. Sci. & the Law 707 (2010); and in Sanja Radeljak, et al., Neuroimaging Techniques in Modern Forensic Psychiatry, 34 Collegium Antropologicum 287 (Suppl. 2 Apr 2010);
  • Analyzing the Performance of Risk Assessment Instruments: A Response to Vrieze and Grove (2007), 32 L. & Hum. Behav. 279 (2008), in Andreas Mokros, et al., Assessment Of Risk For Violent Recidivism Through Multivariate Bayesian Classification, 16 Psychol. Pub. Pol’y & L. 418 (2010);
  • Assessing Predictions of Violence - Being Accurate about Accuracy, 62 J. Consulting & Clin. Psychol. 783 (1994), in Gabriele Vojt, Lisa A. Marshall, & Lindsay D. G. Thomson, The Assessment of Imminent Inpatient Aggression: A Validation Study of the DASA-IV in Scotland, 21 J. of Forensic Psychiatry & Psychol. 789 (2010); in Andrea J. Adimando, Yann B. Poncin, & Carl R. Baum, Pharmacological Management of the Agitated Pediatric Patient, 26 Pediatric Emergency Care 856 (2010); and in Rebecca Weintraub Brendel, Marlynn H. Wei, & Judith G. Edersheim, An Approach to the Patient in Crisis: Assessments of the Risk of Suicide and Violence, 94 Med. Clinics of N. Am. 1089 (2010);
  • Avoiding Errors about `Margins of Error' , 191 Brit. J. Psychiatry 561 (2007), in Andreas Mokros, et al., Assessment Of Risk For Violent Recidivism Through Multivariate Bayesian Classification, 16 Psychol. Pub. Pol’y & L. 418 (2010);
  • Balancing Risks And Benefits: Another Approach To Optimizing Diagnostic Tests, 4 J. Neuropsychiatry & Clin. Neurosci.331 (1992) (with Eugene Somoza), in Andreas Mokros, et al., Assessment Of Risk For Violent Recidivism Through Multivariate Bayesian Classification, 16 Psychol. Pub. Pol’y & L. 418 (2010);
  • Critique of Pure Risk Assessment or, Kant Meets Tarasoff, 75 U. Cin. L. Rev. 523 (2006), in Christopher Ryan, et al., Clinical Decisions In Psychiatry Should Not Be Based On Risk Assessment, 18 Australasian Psychiatry 398 (2010), and in Andreas Mokros, et al., Assessment Of Risk For Violent Recidivism Through Multivariate Bayesian Classification, 16 Psychol. Pub. Pol’y & L. 418 (2010);
  • The Imperfection of Protection through Detection and Intervention: Lessons from Three Decades of Research on the Psychiatric Assessment of Violence Risk, 30 J. Legal Med. 109 (2009), in Christopher Ryan, et al., Clinical Decisions In Psychiatry Should Not Be Based On Risk Assessment, 18 Australasian Psychiatry 398 (2010);
  • Intervals for Posttest Probabilities: A Comparison of 5 Methods, 21 Med. Decis. Making 498 (2001) (with James O. Berger), in Andreas Mokros, et al., Assessment Of Risk For Violent Recidivism Through Multivariate Bayesian Classification, 16 Psychol. Pub. Pol’y & L. 418 (2010);
  • Malpractice and the Psychiatrist: A Primer for Residents, 21 Acad. Psychiatry 11 (1997), in Jodi L. Viljoen, et al., Defense Attorneys' Concerns about the Competence of Adolescent Defendants, 28 Behav. Sci. & the Law 630 (2010);
  • Presenting Evidence Of Malingering To Courts: Insights From Decision Theory, 14 Behav. Sci. & L. 271 (1996) (with Kathleen J. Hart), in Andreas Mokros, et al., Assessment Of Risk For Violent Recidivism Through Multivariate Bayesian Classification, 16 Psychol. Pub. Pol’y & L. 418 (2010); and
  • Unbuckling the 'Chemical Straitjacket': The Legal Significance of Recent Advances in the Pharmacological Treatment of Psychosis, 39 San Diego L. Rev. 1033 (2002), in Michaela P. Sewall, Pushing Execution Over The Constitutional Line: Forcible Medication Of Condemned Inmates And The Eighth And Fourteenth Amendments, 51 B.C. L. Rev. 1279 (2010).

Profile of Professor Mossman

 

Ronna Greff Schneider
Professor of Law

 

Ronna’s book, Education Law Stories, (Foundation Press, Stories Series, 2008) (with Michael A. Olivas), was cited in Michael A. Olivas, Review Essay—The Arc Of Triumph And The Agony Of Defeat; Mexican Americans And The Law, 60 J. Legal Educ. 354 (2010). 

Profile of Professor Schneider

 

Michael E. Solimine

Michael E. Solimine
Donald P. Klekamp Professor of Law

 

Michael’s article, The Supreme Court and Sophisticated Use of DIGs, 18 Sup. Ct. Econ. Rev. 155 (2010) (with Rafael Gely), is now in print.

Several of Michael’s articles were cited:

Profile of Professor Solimine

Joe  Tomain

Joseph P. Tomain
Dean Emeritus and the Willbert and Helen Ziegler Professor of Law

 

Two of Joe’s articles were cited:

  • Analyzing Government Regulation, 49 Admin. L. Rev.377 (1997) (with Sidney A. Shapiro), in Daniel E. Ho & Kevin M. Quinn, How Not To Lie With Judicial Votes: Misconceptions, Measurement, And Models, 98 Cal. L. Rev. 813 (2010); and
  • Contract Compensation in Nonmarket Transactions, 46 U. Pitt. L. Rev. 867 (1985), in Steven W. Feldman, Betrayal And Exploitation In Contract Law: A Comment On Breach Is For Suckers, 63 Vand. L. Rev. En Banc 171 (2010).

Profile of Dean Tomain

 

Law Library Faculty News

James Hart

Jim’s article, The European Human Rights System, 102 Law Libr. J. 533 (2010), is now in print.

 

Ken Hirsh

Ken was one of 12 law library directors featured in Francis X. Norton, Jr., Twelve Directors: A Quick View Of New Academic Library Directors, AALL Spectrum, Dec. 2010, at 10.

 

Ronald Jones

Ron was elected Secretary of the UC Chapter of the AAUP.

 

Jan Smith

Jan will be retiring at the end of December. Her last day will be the 30th. Congratulations, Jan!

 

Faculty News is edited by Emily M.S. Houh, Associate Dean of Faculty and Gustavus Henry Wald Professor of Law and Contracts.
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