Law School

Supreme Court Ruling: Do We Really Trust Corporations More Than Elected Officials?

January 22, 2010
Kermit Roosevelt of the Law School authors an op-ed on the Supreme Court’s campaign-finance decision.
Article Source: Christian Science Monitor

Heroes And Not Criminals: The Ethics of Looting

January 20, 2010
Anita Allen of the Law School authors an op-ed examining the ethical complexities that surround looting as a means of survival.
Article Source: National Public Radio

Quiet Start to Trial in Police Brutality Case

January 20, 2010
David Rudovsky of the Law School comments on a New York police-brutality case.
Article Source: New York Times

Pa. Punishments Often Go Beyond the Crime

January 18, 2010
Paul Robinson of the Law School offers insight on some of Philadelphia’s more obscure laws.
Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

Analysis: Post-Racial Era Yet to Dawn in America

January 12, 2010
Anita Allen of the Law School analyzes Harry Reid’s recent race comments.
Article Source: Associated Press

Bank Is in Talks to Settle State Claims Over Merrill

January 12, 2010
David Skeel of the Law School discusses the legal fallout of the Merrill Lynch-Bank of America merger.
Article Source: New York Times
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Rise in Personal Bankruptcies

David Skeel
Professor of Law
University of Pennsylvania

• Author of “Debt’s Dominion: A History of Bankruptcy Law in America”
• Researches and teaches corporate and business law.