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December 2006 Issue

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Marjorie Corman Aaron Professor of Practice and Director, Center for Negotiation & Problem Solving
Marjorie was recognized at the Better Business Bureau’s Torch Awards ceremony, for her role as judge in determining the winners of the award for businesses and charities demonstrating the highest levels of ethics and integrity.

Marjorie conducted an intensive mediation training session for the director of the mediation program at the Ontario College of Teachers. The training session included Cathleen Kuhl (Private Complaint Mediation Service), Robert Rack (Chief Mediator for the 6th Circuit Court of Appeals), and three students (Kelly Church, David Kowalski, and Anitra Walden).

Marjorie made three presentations:

  • Academy to Action for Negotiation Practice, to the Corporate Section of the Cincinnati Bar Association.
  • Emotion in Negotiation, at the Beckman Weil Shepardson law firm retreat.
  • Women Negotiation: Intelligence, Perception and Power, at Thompson Hine's Spotlight on Women event for lawyers and businesswomen. (She also participated in a panel discussion on gender issues in negotiations.)

Marjorie and Adjunct Professor Jim Lawrence (Frost Brown Todd) coached UC’s negotiations team (2Ls Adam Eckstein and Brennan Grayson) to victory at the regional ABA negotiation competition in London, Ontario. The students will represent the Midwest region at the national finals at the ABA MidYear meeting in Philadelphia.

Profile of Professor Aaron :: Center for Practice


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Tim Armstrong Assistant Professor of Law
Tim published Digital Rights Management and the Process of Fair Use, 20 Harv. J.L. & Tech. 49 (2006). The article already has been cited in several sources:

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Marianna Brown Bettman Invited Professor of Law
Marianna hosted Mary Asbury, Executive Director of the Legal Aid Society of Cincinnati, as the part of the Harris Distinguished Visitor Series. She published Do You Know if You Give Up Your Rights? as her monthly Legally Speaking column in American Israelite and City Beat.

With Michael Solimine and Adam Steinman, Marianna participated on a moot court panel to help prepare recent College of Law grads John Levy and Matthew Chasar for their oral argument before the Ohio Supreme Court in National City Commercial Capital Corp. v. AAAA At Your Service, Inc., No. 2006-0169 (whether dismissal for lack of personal jurisdiction is a final, appealable order).

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Lou Bilionis Dean and Nippert Professor of Law
Citations

Presentations

  • The Separation of Powers and the Expansion of Presidential Power in the Global War on Terrorism, ACLU of Ohio, Cincinnati, OH
  • Public Interest Law Practice, UC College of Law Public Interest Law Group

Presentations on UC Diversity Task Force

  • UC Student Government Meeting
  • UC Faculty-Staff LGBT Task Force Meeting
  • UC Faculty Senate Forum, Faculty Club, Lindner Center
  • UC President’s Cabinet Meeting
  • UC Human Resources Advisory Committee Meeting
  • UC Human Resources/Union Leadership Meeting

Alumni Events

  • Brunch Program for UC Chicago Alumni
  • Reception for UC Alumni Inducted Into Ohio Bar, Columbus, OH
  • UC Law Alumni Association Reunion Dinner, Cincinnati, OH
  • UC Law Alumni Association Golf Outing, Cincinnati, OH
Other
  • AALS Faculty Recruitment Conference, Washington, D.C.

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Barbara Black Professor of Law and Director, Corporate Law Center
Barbara published an op-ed in the Cincinnati Business Courier, Upcoming Ruling May Not Clear the Air on Punitive Damages. Her treatise, Corporate Dividends and Stock Repurchases (Clark Boardman Callaghan, 1990) was cited in Lee R. Petillon & Robert Joe Hull, Representing Start-Up Companies (Clark Boardman Callaghan, 2006 Supp.).

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Kristin Kalsem Professor of Law
Kristin gave the keynote address, Still More Stories To Tell: Intimate Partner Abuse and Education, at the 2006 Annual Meeting Awards Celebration of the Rape Crisis and Abuse Center of Hamilton County.

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A. Christopher Bryant Professor of Law
Chris moderated a presentation by Richard Garnett (Notre Dame) at the College of Law on The Rehnquist Legacy.

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Paul L. Caron Charles Hartsock Professor of Law and Director, Faculty Projects
Paul posted two articles on SSRN:

Foundation Press published Contracts Stories, edited by Douglas Baird (Chicago), the sixteenth book in its Law Stories Series for which Paul serves as Series Editor.

Paul launched Law School Innovation, by Douglas A. Berman (Ohio State), Anupam Chander (UC-Davis), Gene Koo (Harvard) & Mark W. Osler (Baylor), as part of his Law Professor Blog Network.

Paul published several issues of his Tax Law Abstracts e-journals:

  • 4 issues of Tax Law & Policy (vol. 7, nos. 48-51).
  • 4 issues of Practitioner Series (vol. 6, nos. 38-41).
  • 2 issues of International & Comparative Tax (vol. 6, no. 23-24) (co-edited with Robert A. Green (Cornell)).

Several of Paul’s articles were cited:

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Jacob Cogan Assistant Professor of Law
Jacob’s case note, International Decision: Prosecutor v. Milutinoviæ, Decision on Requests of the United States of America and NATO for Review, International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia, was accepted for publication in The American Journal of International Law. His student note, The Look Within: Property, Capacity, and Suffrage in Nineteenth-Century America, 107 Yale L.J. 473 (1997), was cited in Vivian Hamilton, Principles of U.S. Family Law, 75 Fordham L. Rev. 31 (2006).

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Margaret Drew

Margaret Drew Professor of Clinical Law and Director, Domestic Relations/Violence Clinic
Margaret presented Advanced Property Division Issues at a conference on Economic Remedies for Survivors of Domestic Violence, Sexual Assault and Stalking in Baltimore. She also participated on the plenary panel, Overview of Economic Remedies.

Margaret attended two meetings:

  • ABA Commission on Domestic Violence, Washington, D.C.
  • National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges, Santa Fe, NM.

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Tom Eisele Professor Law
Tom attended the annual AALS Faculty Recruiting Conference in Washington, D.C. as a member of the College’s Faculty Appointments Committee.

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Rafael Gely Professor of Law
Two of Rafael’s articles were cited:

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Mark A. Godsey Professor of Law and Faculty
Mark was interviewed about the Ohio Innocence Project's Clarence Elkins exoneration by Dateline NBC for an hour-long episode to air in January 2007. He also was interviewed and photographed by Inspire Magazine, published by the Cincinnati Enquirer, for the January 2007 cover story on Cincinnati's ten most inspiring men.

Mark’s article, The Final Frontier of Constitutional Confession Law — The International Arena: Exploring the Admissibility of Confessions Taken by U.S. Investigators from Non-Americans Abroad, 91 Geo. L.J. 851 (2003), was cited in Elizabeth Sepper, The Ties That Bind: How the Constitution Limits the CIA's Actions in the War on Terror, 81 N.Y.U. L. Rev. 1805 (2006).

Profile of Professor Godsey :: Lois and Richard Rosenthal Institute for Justice/Ohio Innocence Project

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Emily Houh Professor of Law
Emily attended the annual AALS Faculty Recruiting Conference in Washington, D.C. as Chair of the College’s Faculty Appointments Committee.

Emily’s article, Critical Interventions: Toward an Expansive Equality Approach to the Doctrine of Good Faith in Contract Law, 88 Cornell L. Rev. 1025 (2003), was cited in Danielle Tarantolo, From Employment to Contract: Section 1981 and Antidiscrimination Law for the Independent Contractor Workforce, 116 Yale L.J. 170 (2006).

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Ann Hubbard Professor of Law
Several of Ann’s articles were cited:

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Christo Lassiter Professor of Law
Christo was quoted in:

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Bert B. Lockwood, Jr. Distinguished Service Professor of Law and Director, Urban Morgan Institute for Human Rights
Bert hosted two panel discussions from the Guantanamo Teach-In, American Detention Policy: The Next Frontier, and The Military and the Commander in Chief.

Bert hosted visits to the College by the following speakers:

  • Ahmed Farag (Egypt)
  • Husna Mulya (Indonesia)
  • Anita Jakobsone (Latvia)
  • Rosana Schaack (Liberia)
  • Joseph Sangosanya (Nigeria)
  • Mona Alshfaei (Saudi Arabia)
  • Eric Nene (South Africa)

Bert’s book, Women's Rights: A Human Rights Quarterly Reader (Johns Hopkins University Press, 2006), was cited in Richard B. Bilder, Recent Books on International Law, 100 Am. J. Int’l L. 763 (2006).

Profile of Professor Lockwood :: Urban Morgan Institute for Human Rights

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S. Elizabeth Malloy Professor of Law
Betsy attended the annual AALS Faculty Recruiting Conference in Washington, D.C. as a member of the College’s Faculty Appointments Committee.

Betsy’s article, The Interaction of the ADA, the FMLA, and Workers’ Compensation: Why Can’t We Be Friends?, 41 Brandeis L.J. 821 (2003), was cited in Betsy J. Grey, Homeland Security and Federal Relief: A Proposal for a Permanent Compensation System for Domestic Terrorist Victims, 9 N.Y.U. J. Legis. & Pub. Pol'y 663 (2006).

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Bradford C. Mank James B. Helmer Jr. Professor of Law
Brad spoke on Evolving Climate Change Regulations: Developing Trends in Law and Litigation, a CLE Teleconference sponsored by the Digest of Environmental Law and the Legal Publishing Group of Strafford Publications. His article, Superfund Contractors and Agency Capture, 2 N.Y.U. Envtl. L.J. 34 (1993), was cited in Kathryn R.L. Rand & Steven Andrew Light, How Congress Can and Should “Fix” the Indian Gaming Regulatory Act: Recommendations for Law and Policy Reform, 13 Va. J. Soc. Pol’y & L. 396 (2006).

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Michael E. Solimine Donald P. Klekamp Professor of Law, Director, Faculty Development and Extern Program
Several of Michael’s articles were cited:

With Marianna Bettman and Adam Steinman, Michael participated on a moot court panel to help prepare recent College of Law grads John Levy and Matthew Chasar for their oral argument before the Ohio Supreme Court in National City Commercial Capital Corp. v. AAAA At Your Service, Inc. , No. 2006-0169 (whether dismissal for lack of personal jurisdiction is a final, appealable order).

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Adam N. Steinman Assistant Professor of Law
Adam attended the annual AALS Faculty Recruiting Conference in Washington, D.C. as a member of the College’s Faculty Appointments Committee.

With Marianna Bettman and Michael Solimine, Adam participated on a moot court panel to help prepare recent College of Law grads John Levy and Matthew Chasar for their oral argument before the Ohio Supreme Court in National City Commercial Capital Corp. v. AAAA At Your Service, Inc. , No. 2006-0169 (whether dismissal for lack of personal jurisdiction is a final, appealable order).

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Suja Thomas Professor of Law
Suja presented Why Summary Judgment is Unconstitutional, 93 Va. L. Rev. ___ (2007), to the faculty at New York Law School and to a group of employment lawyers in New York City.

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Joseph P. Tomain Dean Emeritus and Wilbert and Helen Ziegler Professor of Law
Two of Joe’s articles were cited:

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Verna L. Williams Professor of Law
Verna was profiled in the November issue of Women’s Business Cincinnati. She attended the annual AALS Faculty Recruiting Conference in Washington, D.C. as a member of the College’s Faculty Appointments Committee.

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Ingrid Brunk Wuerth Professor of Law
Ingrid’s article, The President's Power to Detain "Enemy Combatants": Modern Lessons from Mr. Madison’s Forgotten War, 98 Nw. U. L. Rev. 1567 (2004), was cited in Emily M. Calhoun, Academic Freedom: Disciplinary Lessons from Hogwarts, 77 U. Colo. L. Rev. 843 (2006).

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