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4 May 2017, 7:30 am by Steve Bainbridge
Lyman Johnson of W&L is one of the nicest (and smartest) corporate law academics I know, so I was very pleased to see Rob Vischer's well done tribute to Lyman as a person and scholar: Lyman... [[ This is a content summary only. [read post]
13 Apr 2015, 8:17 am by Rick Garnett
My friend and colleague (and legal-ethics scholar) Rob Vischer has a thoughtful post, "Law Firms, Marriage, and Moral Accountability," over at Mirror of Justice, in which he addresses Adam Liptak's piece in Sunday's New York Times ("The Case Against Gay Marriage: Top Lawyers Won't Touch It"). [read post]
23 Jan 2015, 4:44 am by Bridget Crawford
Below the fold is Version 3.0 of the census of law prof Twitter users. [read post]
22 Sep 2014, 8:24 am
 In a new and provocative book, Rob Vischer has challenged the neutral partisan conception of the lawyer and the legal profession’s reductive presumption that all clients wish to pursue atomistic self-interest irrespective of the consequences to others. [read post]
12 Nov 2012, 11:29 am by Michael Helfand
.  Some critics have been particularly disturbed by the assumption that religious conscience seems to be taken less seriously when expressed in the context of commercial conduct (Rob Vischer presented a great paper on this issue at the recent "Freedom of the Church in the Modern Era" conference hosted by the University of San Diego School of Law Institute for Law & Religion). [read post]
26 Oct 2012, 9:09 am by John Steele
Rob Vischer has been appointed as the new dean at St. [read post]
31 Jan 2012, 3:00 pm by Patrick S. O'Donnell
To complicate matters yet further, Rob Vischer has recently noted that, “[i]ncreasingly the individual who invokes conscience is opposed not by the state, but by the similarly conscience-driven claims of other individuals and groups.” [read post]
25 Nov 2011, 11:48 am by Steve Bainbridge
A provocative new article by Rob Vischer asks How Do Lawyers Serve Human Dignity? [read post]
16 Sep 2011, 1:04 pm by Rick Garnett
Paul's thorough response to Rob Vischer's review of The Agnostic Age is, among other things, a reminder that agnosticism of the kind Paul presents in his book is not (or need not be) "whateverism."  [read post]
16 Sep 2011, 6:11 am by Paul Horwitz
Rob Vischer has a review in this week's Commonweal Magazine (a great magazine, by the way, and always looking for more subscribers) of my book The Agnostic Age: Law, Religion, and the Constitution, which is an excellent gift suggestion for the High Holidays/Autumn Equinox/Respect for the Aged Day (in Japan).   [read post]
27 Apr 2011, 6:51 am by Jonathan H. Adler
If this is true, it raises some interesting legal ethics questions that the good folks at the Legal Ethics Forum have been exploring, including Brad Wendel,  Rob Vischer, and Richard Painter.   [read post]
18 Mar 2011, 3:38 pm by John Steele
Our very own Rob Vischer was named as one of the 23 law profs from whom you should take a course.   [read post]
8 Jan 2011, 5:38 am by Renee Newman Knake
Rob Vischer wrapped up the panel discussing his paper Trust and the Global Law Firm: Are Relationships of Trust Still Central to the Corporate Legal Services Market, draft here.  [read post]
7 Jan 2011, 9:58 am by Renee Newman Knake
The line up looks fantastic, including LEF's own Rob Vischer as well as Susan Carle, Scott Cummings, Nora Engstrom, Bill Simon, and David Frankt.  [read post]
9 Jul 2010, 7:52 am by Rick Garnett
Prawfs guest-blogger Rob Vischer has (what I think is) an excellent essay on the CLS case ("Diversity and Discrimination in the Case of the Christian Legal Society") up at Public Discourse.  [read post]
1 Jul 2010, 4:50 am by John Inazu
Martinez has drawn rebukes from a number of law bloggers (among others, Rick Garnett, Rob Vischer, and Greg Sisk on Mirror of Justice and Dave Opderbeck, Bob Cochran, and Steve Smith on Law, Religion, and Ethics).  [read post]
30 Jun 2010, 7:11 am by Rick Garnett
I'm a broken record (that is, a bore) on this, I know, but "discrimination" on mission- and ethos-related grounds by a religious association is not, in my view, "discrimination" of the kind that the state has an interest in opposing (or even in just avoiding subsidizing).I recommend, by the way, my Mirror of Justice colleague Rob Vischer's post on the case (here).  [read post]
8 Mar 2010, 12:30 pm by Michael Ginsborg
Law professor Rob Vischer asks whether an alternative to a religious liberty exemption could satisfy an organization like Catholic Charities of D.C.. [read post]
4 Mar 2010, 6:54 am by Rick Garnett
Here, just for a taste, is Steve Smith, on questioning the "boundarires" between "law", "religion", and "ethics"; here's Rob Vischer, on the Mormon Tabernacle Choir and the ways religious law professors engage the academy; and here is Marie Failinger, on the religious liberty of children. [read post]