Supreme Court Rules in Favor of Professor Dan Ravicher's Challenge to Gene Patents

The U.S. Supreme Court ruled in a major case that invalidates patents on two genes associated with hereditary breast and ovarian cancer. The case was brought by Professor Dan Ravicher of Cardozo School of Law, along with the ACLU.

Professor Yankah To Deliver Keynote on Criminal Law and the Opioid Epidemic

Professor Ekow Yankah will deliver the keynote speech at the 2018 Westheimer Peace Symposium at Wilmington College. His speech is titled "Addiction, Race and Social Bonds: A History of Law Enforcement in America."

Professor Stein to Give Talk on “Adultery, Infidelity and Consensual Non-Monogamy”

Professor Edward Stein will give a talk at UC-Hastings Law School on Tuesday, September 25 titled “Adultery, Infidelity and Consensual Non-Monogamy.”

Professor Gebru to Present TED Talk on Patents, Disclosure & Biopiracy

Professor Aman Gebru has accepted an offer to publish his latest paper, "Patents, Disclosure & Biopiracy" in the Denver Law Review (Vol. 96, Issue 3, April 2019). He will present the same paper at the IP Speakers Series at George Washington University School of Law on September 26, 2018.

Professor Yankah Interviewed on Frontline's "Left Behind America"

September 13, 2018 Frontline - Dayton, Ohio used to be a booming city where residents could chase the American Dream. Now, around one-third live in poverty. Professor Ekow Yankah talks to Frontline about some of the social and economic forces behind the shift in Dayton and other American cities like it post-recession. 

Professor Weisberg's Case Seeking Reparations for Nama and Herero Genocide Mentioned in NY Times

Professor Richard Weisberg is of counsel for the Nama and Herero people of Namibia in the case, Rukoro v. Republic of Germany. The case seeks reparations for the Nama and Herero genocide that took place in the early 20th century by the German Empire.

Professor Nash Testifies at City Hearing on Immigration Issues

The hearing was on a resolution to support congressional legislation that would dismantle ICE and legislation that would prevent the city from contracting with entities that engage in immigration enforcement.