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. 8, 2013—AJIL is a distinguished peer-reviewed journal that features works by prominent scholars of international law and international relations.
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.
Feb. 4, 2013—Maroney will participate in the Federal Judicial Center's orientation program for newly appointed federal judges
Jan. 22, 2013—"Angry Judges" proposes a new model for judicial anger
Jan. 7, 2013—Gervais’ updated commentary on TRIPS now incorporates original proposals for the agreement from individual nations
Jan. 2, 2013—George directs Vanderbilt's Cecil D. Branstetter Program in Litigation and Dispute Resolution
Nov. 20, 2012—Newton previously served on ASIL Task Force on U.S. Policy Toward the ICC.
Nov. 14, 2012—Articles by Ingrid Wuerth and Lewis Yelin cited in discussion of foreign state immunity.
Nov. 2, 2012—Wuerth will be a reporter on the Restatement (Fourth) of the Foreign Relations Law of the United States, published by the American Law Institute.
Sep. 14, 2012—Blumsteins testimony before Ways and Means Health Subcommittee addressed a legal problem with the provision of medical insurance subsidies.
Sep. 14, 2012—Vanderbilt marks Constitution Day on September 20, 2012.
Sep. 11, 2012—Serkins scholarship focuses on local government, land use and the Takings Clause.
Jul. 17, 2012—Ricks is affiliated with Vanderbilt's Law and Business Program
Jul. 17, 2012—Viscusi and Gayer's report, “Overriding Consumer Preferences with Energy Regulations,” was published by the Mercatus Center at George Mason University.
Jul. 6, 2012—Research also shows “endowment effect” can be turned on and off.
Jun. 27, 2012—Panel released its final report, "Toward Sustainability: The Roles and Limits of Certification," in June 2012.