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University of San Diego School of Law
Advocate Fall 2017 Issue

Articles About Faculty

Auerbach

Tribute to a Legendary Professor

Robert A. Stein, the Everett Fraser Professor of Law at the University of Minnesota Law School, spoke on the future of capital punishment in…

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Professor Lesley McAllister

Earlier this year, USD School of Law Professor Lesley McAllister passedd away. She had taught and wrote in the areas of environmental, natur…

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Remembering Associate Dean Karl Gruben

Karl Gruben’s library career spanned four decades, beginning at the Texas State Law Library in 1975. He also served honorably in the U…

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Michael Devitt

Devitt, Bell, Hirsch and Ramsey Recognized with Thorsnes Prizes

Professor Michael Devitt received the 2017 Thorsnes Prize for Excellence in Teaching, which is awarded annually based on a vote of upper-div…

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Mila Sohoni

Sohoni Receives Junior Scholars Award and Honorable Mention

In December 2016, the Association of American Law Schools (AALS) announced its 2017 award for excellence in legal education. Among the winne…

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Dean Ferruolo

Ferruolo Appointed to Two-Year Term on Civic Education Committee

Dean Stephen C. Ferruolo has been appointed to a two-year term on the Power of Democracy Steering Committee, which oversees follow-up to the…

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Larry Alexander

Three Professors Receive USD Honors

Three law professors have been selected recipients of the 2017-18 USD faculty awards. Professor Larry Alexander was named University Profess…

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Alexander Celebrated with Roundtable at Yale Law School

In celebration of Professor Larry Alexander and the forthcoming book Moral Puzzles and Legal Perplexities: Essays on the Influence of Larry …

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In the News:

Professor Shaun Martin was quoted in a New York Times article that reported on President Trump’s postelection agreement to pay $2…

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In the News:

Bob Fellmeth was quoted in a San Diego Union Tribune article that reported on the Commercial Child Rape Prevention Act, which has been intro…

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In the News:

Michael Ramsey was quoted in a San Diego Union Tribune articlethat reported on amicus briefs, citing two amicus curiae briefs related to nat…

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In the News:

Orly Lobel joined a Bloomberg Law podcast to discuss a lawsuit againstAmazon for overtime pay brought by a group of delivery drivers in Chic…

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Julie Fellmeth

Guiding Light

The news in March that longtime CPIL Administrative Director Julianne D’Angelo Fellmeth, ’83 (JD), ’76 (BA), planned to re…

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Faculty Footnotes

Lawrence A. AlexanderAlexander published “Robert Nagel and the Emptiness of the Supreme Court’s Standards of Review ” in 8…

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