Law School

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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Media Contact:Jeanne Leong | | 215-573-8151January 8, 2010

Penn Law School Professor and Students Assist in Second Supreme Court Case

PHILADELPHIA -– It’s a rare opportunity for law students to work on one Supreme Court case, but some University of Pennsylvania Law School students have had the opportunity to handle two cases in this school year.

Students in Penn Law’s Supreme Court Clinic are assisting in Abbott v. Abbott, a case involving a parent taking a child out of a country without the other parent’s consent.

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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.