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21 Mar 2011, 10:55 am by Glenn Reynolds
IN THE WALL STREET JOURNAL, a review of Walter Olson’s Schools For Misrule: Legal Academia And An Overlawyered America. [read post]
4 May 2010, 10:10 am by James R. Copland
Over the last few days, many of our loyal readers have likely noticed an increase in blogging activity from our longtime contributor, Ted Frank, and a decrease in postings by our founding editor, Walter Olson. [read post]
9 Feb 2011, 10:26 am by Glenn Reynolds
NOW THAT THE TOYOTA “SCANDAL” TURNS OUT TO BE BOGUS, Walter Olson wants some followup: “If, as retiring NHTSA official George Person charged last July, DoT officials dragged their heels in making public the exculpatory findings, there were very real costs to the economy. [read post]
19 Jan 2012, 10:37 am by Glenn Reynolds
WALTER OLSON: Courts, FCPA, and Runaway Federal Prosecutors. “Efforts to reform the substance of FCPA are picking up steam in Congress, and that’s all to the good. [read post]
20 Dec 2011, 4:17 am by Glenn Reynolds
FAKE DEATHS: Walter Olson: NTSB Misled Public On Cellphone Toll. “The NTSB’s own mission statement describes the board’s primary function as ‘determining the probable cause of transportation accidents’ with ‘independence and objectivity.’ If instead its leaders mislead the public about accident causes, and forsake their independence in exchange for a cheerleading role in DoT campaigns, one has to ask: is the board worth keeping? [read post]
22 Jun 2011, 6:44 am by Jonathan H. Adler
Adler) Overlawyered’s Walter Olson comments on the implications of Wal-Mart v. [read post]
24 May 2011, 4:49 pm by Jonathan H. Adler
Adler) Over on Cato@Liberty, Walter Olson joins the discussion on federalism and medical malpractice reform started by our own Randy Barnett and continued by Ilya Somin.Olson makes the important point that federalism is not about keeping as much authority as possible in state hands, nor does a commitment to federalism require leaving state courts alone across-the-board. [read post]
14 Aug 2012, 9:00 pm by Adjunct LawProfs
is an interesting July 5, 2012 article from The Atlantic by Walter Olson. [read post]
17 Jul 2008, 4:07 pm
Yes, says the Manhattan Institute's Walter Olson in a blog post. [read post]
29 Jul 2010, 11:16 am by Steve Bainbridge
Walter Olson: A product liability action filed in San Francisco alleges that “defendants failed to warn the plaintiff that playing with a sharp sword displayed in its store would result in the plaintiff slicing his hand when he attempted to place it back in its sheath. [read post]
9 Jun 2017, 5:14 pm by Adrian Vermeule
Olson remains on the books, not formally overruled. [read post]
19 Dec 2010, 9:19 pm by Steve Bainbridge
Walter Olson: Because being tough on crime doesn’t have to mean endorsing the unbounded growth of the prison-industrial complex and the endless criminalization of formerly lawful behavior. [read post]
26 May 2009, 4:05 pm
Here are Richard Epstein's column (which Ilya already linked to), and one by Walter Olson (of [read post]
26 May 2009, 2:08 pm
Walter Olson offers a quick reaction to Obama's nomination of Sonia Sotomayor to the U.S. [read post]
7 Jan 2014, 2:10 am by tortsprof
Walter Olson at Overlawyered reports that recent reforms tightening British libel law took effect on January 1st. - SBS [read post]
9 Sep 2010, 10:35 pm by Ted Frank
Two of our favorite law bloggers, Walter Olson and Andrew Trask, are doing a WLF webcast on September 17 on the subject. [read post]
23 Jun 2014, 12:32 pm by Steve Bainbridge
Today the Supreme Court missed an opportunity to undo one of its worst corporate-law mistakes of modern times, its 1988 decision in Basic, Inc., v. [read post]