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Professor Kami Chavis quoted in Christian Science Monitor about Sessions’ recusal

Professor Kami Chavis, director of the law school’s Criminal Justice Program, is quoted in the following story, “Russia-Trump ties: Is Sessions’ recusal enough?,” written by  and published by the Christian Science Monitor on March 2, 2017.

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Sashi Brown, Cleveland Brown’s EVP of football operations, speaks as part of Sager Series

Sashi Brown, executive vice president of football operations for the NFL’s Cleveland Browns, addressed students, faculty and administration on Thursday, Feb. 23, 2017, as part of the Business Law Program’s Sager Speaker Series.

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Professor John Knox urges global governments to protect rare plants, animals

Professor John Knox is quoted in the following story, “UN rights experts urge global governments to protect rare plants and animals,” written by Akira Tomlinson and published on the Jurist website on March 1, 2017.

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Professor Alan Palmiter participates in SEC Summit on March 10 in Washington, D.C.

Professor Alan Palmiter, associate dean of graduate programs and the Howard L. Oleck Professor of Business Law, is participating in a Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)  Evidence Summit on March 10, 2017, in Washington, D.C.

JD Alois of Crowdfunder Insider wrote the following preview, “SEC Schedules ‘Evidence Summit:’ How Investors Think & Act,” which was published on Feb. 27, 2017.

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Professor John Knox quoted in article, ‘UN demands protection for Mombasa activists’

Professor John Knox is quoted in the following story, “United Nations demands protection for Mombasa activists,” written by Philip Mwakio and published in Kenya by Standard Media Co. on Feb. 27, 2017.

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Professor Harold Lloyd publishes, ‘Neil Gorsuch? Originalism and the Ten Commandments,’ on Huffington Post blog

Professor Harold Lloyd published the following, “Neil Gorsuch? Originalism and the Ten Commandments,” on The Huffington Post blog on Feb. 27, 2017.

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Professor Omari Simmons presents at Conference on ‘Cambridge Handbook of Social Enterprise’ at Notre Dame Law on March 3-4

Professor Omari Simmons, founder and director of the law school’s Business Law Program, will present at the Conference on the “Cambridge Handbook of Social Enterprise” on March 3-4, 2017, at Notre Dame Law School.

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Professor Shannon Gilreath tells Reuters more gender-neutral restrooms needed

Professor Shannon Gilreath is quoted in the following original article, “Expert Views: Transgender rights under new Trump policy,” written by Ellen Wulfhorst and published by Thomson Reuters on Feb. 24, 2017.

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Professor Omari Simmons publishes article review on Jotwell Corporate Law Blog

Professor Omari Simmons, director of the Business Law Program, published the following article review, “The Impact of Business Courts (Outside of Delaware),” on the Jotwell Corporate Law Blog on Feb. 22, 2017.

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Professor Kami Chavis discusses stop and frisk, ACLU’s lawsuit against Milwaukee police on Wisconsin Public Radio

Professor Kami Chavis, associate dean for Research and Public Engagement and director of the Criminal Justice Program, participated in, “A Closer Look At Stop And Frisk And The ACLU’s Lawsuit Against Milwaukee Police,” on Wisconsin Public Radio on Thursday, Feb. 23, 2017.