Law School

A Nation Adrift From the Rule of Law

August 21, 2012

David Skeel of the Law School pens an op-ed about “our crumbling commitment to the rule of law.”

Article Source: The Wall Street Journal

Testing Chapter 11’s Limits

August 19, 2012

David Skeel of the Law School comments on the power of U.S. trustees in terms of decision making.

Article Source: The Wall Street Journal

Audio: How Much Is Too Much? Money, Politics, and the Case Of Citizens United

August 10, 2012

Thomas Sugrue and Rogers Smith of the School of Arts and Sciences are interviewed about the history of campaign finance reform and the impact of the Supreme Court’s Citizens United case on the 2012 election.

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Penn Professor One of NFL’s Most Powerful People

August 3, 2012

Stephen Burbank of the Law School is profiled for his role as a special master of the National Football League.

Article Source: The Business Journals

Why Securities Litigation Is a Safe Moneymaker for Lawyers

July 30, 2012

Thomas Baker of the Law School comments on securities class actions.

Article Source: Forbes

Apple, Samsung Set for Blockbuster U.S. Patent Trial

July 30, 2012

R. Polk Wagner of the Law School comments on the patent trial involving Apple and Samsung.

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BlackBerry’s Latest Delay Could Lead to Lawsuits

July 8, 2012

Jill Fisch of the Law School comments on Research in Motion.

Article Source: New York Times

Roberts Faces Shot at Republican Redemption in Race Cases

July 5, 2012

Kermit Roosevelt of the Law School expresses his thoughts about Chief Justice Roberts’ view on race cases.

Article Source: Business Week

Law Review: Upholding of Health Care Law Demonstrates Court’s Ability to Keep Politics Out of Its Cases

July 3, 2012

Kermit Roosevelt of the Law School comments on the Supreme Court’s health-care-law ruling.

Article Source: Philly.com

The Two Big Questions on Health Care

June 28, 2012

Ezekiel Emanuel of the Perelman School of Medicine and the Wharton School and Theodore Ruger of the Law School co-author an op-ed about health care.

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