Faculty News

Foreign cigarette package

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Harvard International Law Journal "Tobacco Litigation in International Courts" Vol. 57, Issue 2, Spring 2016 Sergio Puig , University of Arizona Law associate professor and the director of the International Economic Law and Policy program , has published a new...
Supreme Court Brief "At Federalist Society, Scholar Casts Scalia's Sharp Rhetoric in Negative Light" (Subscription required) Nov. 22, 2016 University of Arizona Law Dean Emerita and Professor Toni Massaro was invited to speak about the legacy of the late U.S...
Donald Trump at a campaign rally in Laconia, NH on July 16, 2015

Donald Trump campaigning in Laconia, New Hampshire on July 16, 2015. Photo: By Michael Vadon - Own work, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Time magazine "Hate Toward Muslims Is Growing and It's Donald Trump's Fault" Dec. 2, 2016 As Donald Trump prepares to take office, University of Arizona Law Assistant Clinical Professor Negar Katirai is calling on the President-elect to abandon one idea...
pharmaceutical marketing and free speech
New England Journal of Medicine “ Regulating Off-Label Promotion—A Critical Test ” Nov. 2, 2016 Recent court decisions have expanded the rights of pharmaceutical companies to promote “off-label” (nonapproved) use of drugs in their marketing and sales efforts. But that...
Mistakes lawyers make

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All lawyers occasionally make mistakes, but is there room in the profession for acknowledging that reality, confronting the mistake and moving forward? And if not, what are the ramifications? Those are some of the questions University of Arizona Law’s Cathy...

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As WikiLeaks, email hacks, and cyber espionage continue to make waves in politics and the media, faculty members at University of Arizona Law are expanding their research around privacy and transparency. And they are collaborating with departments across the university...
Mark Casciari , a University of Arizona Law professor of practice, has been named to “The Nation’s Most Powerful Employment Attorneys,” an annual list compiled by Human Resource Executive magazine and Lawdragon.com. Casciari is a partner at the Seyfarth Shaw...
Can sexual assault victims file lawsuits against suspected perpetrators?
New York Times "Donald Trump Has Been Accused of Groping. But What Does the Law Say?" Oct. 18, 2016 As multiple women have come forward with allegations of sexual assualt against Donald Trump, the New York Times examined how criminal...
Safe water policies

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Scientific American "America's Water Supply: The Corrosion of a Proud Tradition" Aug. 29, 2016 America's crumbling water and wastewater infrastructure will lead to a variety of health crises if not modernized soon. That's the warning delivered by University of Arizona...
University of Arizona Law Professor of Practice Jim Diamond has been appointed director of the new Indigenous Peoples Law and Policy (IPLP) Tribal Justice Clinic. The new clinic combines the legal work, applied research, and clinical placements of the former...