January 25, 2016
January 20, 2016
It is alleged I am one, so too Prof. Simkovic (who surely should be, having been single-handedly responsible for bringing facts and serious data analysis to thinking about the financial aspects of legal education). Whatever the merits of this list, I am pleased to see many esteemed friends and colleagues on it! And thanks to those readers who took the time to vote in the survey.
January 15, 2016
January 13, 2016
December 31, 2015
The list includes University of Miami law professor Mary Anne Franks for her important work on "revenge porn."
December 28, 2015
Leading evidence law scholar and UC Hastings faculty member David Faigman named Interim Dean effective January 1, 2016
The Hastings press release is here. No indication, however, of what's become of current Dean Frank Wu, who was just reappointed in 2014. I'll add an update when I know more.
UPDATE: I apparently missed the announcement in November that Dean Wu was stepping down.
December 26, 2015
Law Dean at Bar-Ilan University continues attack on speech and due process rights of Prof. Hanoch Sheinman (UPDATED)
MOVING TO FRONT FROM DEC. 23--UPDATED
Details of this sorry episode are here.
UPDATE: Several law faculty have sent me a statement disputing Prof. Sheinman's account; I have posted it at the original link, above.
ANOTHER: Hebrew U's David Enoch responds to the preceding.
DEC. 28 UPDATE: Alon Harel (Hebrew U) weighs in.