May. 7, 2013—Angela Bergman wins 2013 Founders Medal.
Apr. 23, 2013—In its 2013 guidance memo, DOT updated its approach for assigning a dollar value to prevention of fatal injuries, which is now over $9 million per expected fatality. DOT relied upon Viscusi’s studies to set the overall valuation of risk to life, the reasonable range of valuation estimates, and the effect of income levels on...
Apr. 23, 2013—Sassman receives Jon E. Hastings Memorial Writing Award for his article "Administrative Compliance Orders and Due Process After Sackett."
Apr. 19, 2013—Volume 46:2 is available online.
Apr. 16, 2013—Aldrich honored as VLS 2013 Distinguished Alumni and Cutcliff with the 2013 Distinguished Service Award.
Apr. 8, 2013—AJIL is a distinguished peer-reviewed journal that features works by prominent scholars of international law and international relations.
Apr. 5, 2013—Available online, with hard copies available late-April.
Mar. 29, 2013—Wuerth joins organization that produces scholarly work to clarify, modernize and otherwise improve the law.
Mar. 29, 2013—This three-year, rotating chair is unique among chairs at Vanderbilt Law School because it specifically recognizes teaching excellence.
Mar. 19, 2013—Barrett and Crenshaw were among 10 Nashvillians honored for advocacy of human rights.
Feb. 28, 2013—First Vanderbilt team to participate in International Chamber of Commerce competition wins “Best Public Speakers” award, advances to semi-final round.
Feb. 28, 2013—Julie Samuels ’05, staff attorney with the Electronic Frontier Foundation, and law professors Colleen Chien and Timothy Holbrook discussed challenges presented by “patent assertion entities.”
Feb. 26, 2013—New J.D. PreVU program debuts at Vanderbilt Law School.
Feb. 14, 2013—Burch Lecturer Ian Smillie explains why the Kimberly Process has failed to staunch the flow of "blood diamonds."
Feb. 6, 2013—Sarah Doran Murray and Erica Smith are the winners of Vanderbilt’s 2013 Bass Berry & Sims Moot Court competition. Murray and Smith competed against finalists Danielle Barav and Andrea Schronce in the competition’s final round, held in Vanderbilt’s Flynn Auditorium Friday, February 1. Three distinguished circuit court judges—Judge Kent A. Jordan of the U.S. Court...
Feb. 6, 2013—Available online with hard copies available mid-February
Feb. 5, 2013—"The Living Constitution: Supreme Court Decisions that Affect Our Lives" is coordinated by Professor Emeritus Robert Covington and co-taught by Professor Emeritus Tom McCoy and Professors Mark Brandon, Susan Kay and David Hudson.
Feb. 4, 2013—Shine has served on the commission since its inception in 1996
Feb. 4, 2013—Maroney will participate in the Federal Judicial Center's orientation program for newly appointed federal judges
Jan. 30, 2013—Judge James Thomas Martin Jr., Class of 1951, who served for more than 16 years in New Mexico’s Third Judicial District Court, died January 23 after a brief illness. He was 86 Judge Martin moved to Las Cruces, New Mexico, in 1953 and practiced law until July 1981, when he was recommended by the Doña Ana County...