In the News

“Lawmakers: GSA Found Trump Will Breach His Hotel Lease, Absent Divestment”

December 14, 2016

Steven L. Schooner is quoted in Government Executive about the absence of communication between Trump and the GSA.

“How Will Trump Deal with D.C. Hotel Conflict?”

December 14, 2016

Steven L. Schooner speaks to CBS News about how Trump will be in breach of contract on his D.C. hotel unless he cuts all financial ties to it.

“Wells Fargo's 'Living Will' Failure Shows Preference for Controversial Strategy”

December 13, 2016

Arthur E. Wilmarth is quoted in SNL about alternative strategies for resolving failures of systemically important financial institutions.

“Legal Scholars to Trump: Abide By Constitution”

December 13, 2016

Alan B. Morrison is mentioned in USA Today about law professors urging Donald Trump to reverse himself on a range of issues.

“Who Owns Frozen Embryos?”

December 13, 2016

Naomi R. Cahn is quoted in The Verge about how courts grapple with the right to, and right not to, have a child.

“When ‘Miranda’ Violations Lead to Passwords”

December 12, 2016

Orin S. Kerr writes in The Washington Post about the United States v. Ashmore case.

“Finding Marijuana Residue in Trash Doesn’t Justify Search of the Home for Drugs, Court Rules”

December 12, 2016

Orin S. Kerr writes in The Washington Post about a surprising Fourth Amendment decision from the Sixth Circuit.

“Dems’ Top Priority Must Be to Make Elections Fair”

December 11, 2016

Neil H. Buchanan writes in Newsweek about how the Democratic Party’s top priority must be to protect and restore free and fair elections.

“Custody in Crisis: How Family Courts Nationwide Put Children in Danger”

December 11, 2016

Joan S. Meier is mentioned in Salon about how family courts ignore evidence of sexual or physical abuse, putting kids in peril.

“Will Trump Bully Yellen at the Fed?”

December 10, 2016

Neil H. Buchanan writes in Newsweek about how Trump will treat the unique political independence of the Federal Reserve.

“Why Car Rental Customers Are Losing It Over ‘Loss of Use’”

December 10, 2016

Wayne R. Cohen is quoted in The Huffington Post about rising concerns about loss of use legal claims.

“International College Students Leery of Trump Could Cost U.S. Billions”

December 10, 2016

Neil Ruiz is quoted in NBC News about how international students may be reconsidering higher education in the United States.

“Can the State Try to Execute the Same Inmate Twice?”

December 08, 2016

Phyllis Goldfarb is quoted in U.S. News & World Report about an upcoming Supreme Court case and the death penalty.

Professor Banzhaf in The Washington Examiner

December 08, 2016

John F. Banzhaf III is quoted in The Washington Examiner about the Black Lives Matter movement and the legal system.

“Too Big and Unable to Fail”

December 06, 2016

Arthur E. Wilmarth writes in the Harvard Law School Bankruptcy Roundtable about the article he co-authored on financial regulation.