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22 Mar 2019, 8:04 am by Paul Horwitz
The speakers include Nancy Leong, Jacob Levy, Sasha Volokh, Julie Seaman, David Bernstein, Sigal Pen-Porath, Deborah Lipstadt, Greg Lukianoff, and many more. [read post]
20 Mar 2019, 2:57 am by Walter Olson
Sports betting: best to ignore the leagues’ special pleadings and let federalism work [Patrick Moran, Cato, related podcast] Everything you thought you knew about corporate personhood in the law is wrong [David Bernstein reviews Adam Winkler’s We the Corporations] Federal judge John Kane, on lawyer’s filings: “I have described them as prolix, meandering, full of unfounded supposition and speculation, repetitive and convoluted almost to the point of being… [read post]
18 Mar 2019, 11:55 am by karen shephard
Northwestern University Pritzker School of Law – David E. [read post]
18 Mar 2019, 8:23 am by Sasha Volokh
Here is a (not necessarily complete) list, in no particular order: our own co-blogger David Bernstein of George Mason, our former co-blogger Jacob Levy of McGill, Jonathan Holloway, provost of Northwestern, Sigal Ben-Porath, professor of education, philosophy, and political science at Penn, Nancy Leong, law professor at Denver, Eric Segall, law professor at Georgia State, Alex Tsesis, law professor at Loyola University Chicago, Greg Lukianoff, president of the Foundation for… [read post]
15 Mar 2019, 4:52 am by David E. Bernstein
On Wednesday, my friend and Scalia Law School colleague and office-neighbor Neomi Rao was confirmed by the Senate to a seat on the D.C. [read post]
13 Mar 2019, 11:08 am by David E. Bernstein
The economic benefits of antitrust likely are not worth the costs.With trust-busting all the rage these days, especially on the Liz Warren left, this seems like a good time to repost something I wrote fifteen years ago: The right way to look at antitrust law is not whether economic theory suggests that particular monopolies can and will exist that can, in theory, be corrected through government action, to the benefit of both consumer welfare and economic efficiency. [read post]
11 Mar 2019, 6:32 am by David E. Bernstein
By falsely portraying state anti-BDS laws as requiring "loyalty oaths," the ACLU is appealing to latent and blatant antisemitism.There is perhaps no more guilty party in the current wave of antisemitic attacks on pro-Israel Americans than the American Civil Liberties Union. [read post]
7 Mar 2019, 5:47 am by David E. Bernstein
A transformative gift from the estate of the late Judge Allison M. [read post]
4 Mar 2019, 11:23 am by Sasha Volokh
Here is a (not necessarily complete) list, in no particular order: our own co-blogger David Bernstein of George Mason, our former co-blogger Jacob Levy of McGill, Jonathan Holloway, provost of Northwestern, Sigal Ben-Porath, professor of education, philosophy, and political science at Penn, Nancy Leong, law professor at Denver, Eric Segall, law professor at Georgia State, Alex Tsesis, law professor at Loyola University Chicago, Greg Lukianoff, president of the Foundation for… [read post]
3 Mar 2019, 2:02 pm by David E. Bernstein
The far left acknowledges Jewish corporate existence only when Jews rely on memories of collective oppression to aid left-wing "liberation" movements.With leftist anti-Semitism in the news in both Great Britain and the U.S., I thought I'd republish this blog post from two years ago: Writing in the left-wing Israeli newspaper Ha'aretz yesterday, Joel Braunold, a former member of the executive council of the British National Union of Students (NUS), reaches essentially the same… [read post]
28 Feb 2019, 9:44 am by Tom Kosakowski
(IOA Volunteer Recognition.)Past recipients of this award have included:Vicky Brown, University of Central Florida John Carter, The Citadel Ingrid Clarke, Southern Illinois University Claudia D'Albini, University of Arizona Wendy Friede, American ExpressHoward Gadlin, National Institutes of Health Tim Griffin, Northern Illinois University Helen Hasenfeld, California Institute of Technology Wilbur Hicks, International Monetary Fund Wendell Jones, Sandia… [read post]
28 Feb 2019, 9:39 am by David E. Bernstein
A new book explains that denying corporate personhood has been the key to protecting the rights of shareholdersUCLA Law Professor Adam Winkler's We the Corporations: How American Businesses Won Their Civil Rights, which I reviewed for the Claremont Review of Books, turns on its head the conventional wisdom about how "corporate personhood" relates to the ability of corporations to assert constitutional rights. [read post]
18 Feb 2019, 10:05 am by David E. Bernstein
My second and final post debunking various misconceptions and bad legal arguments about anti-BDS lawsPART I can be found here. [read post]
18 Feb 2019, 7:50 am by David E. Bernstein
Correcting various misperceptions about the scope and constitutionality of laws barring state contractors from boycotting Israel-related people and companies.I've perhaps never seen as much misinformation and bad legal analysis regarding a given issue than about state laws that require state contractors to certify that they do not boycott Israel or those who do business with Israel, otherwise known as "anti-BDS laws. [read post]
15 Feb 2019, 5:04 am by David E. Bernstein
The more a president governs unilaterally, the greater the stakes of every election, and that's a bad thing.There are lots of things one could say about Trump's invocation of an emergency statute to "build the wall. [read post]
10 Feb 2019, 4:05 pm by INFORRM
Amazon founder Jeff Bezos has alleged that David Pecker, CEO of the company that publishes the National Enquirer, attempted to blackmail him by threatening to publish explicit photos of him. [read post]