Faculty News

The Federal Bar Association Indian Law Section has named University of Arizona Law Professor Robert A. Williams, Jr. the 2017 recipient of the Lawrence R. Baca Lifetime Achievement Award for Excellence in Federal Indian Law. The award will be presented...
In a series of opinion pieces published across various outlets, assistant clinical professor Negar Katirai and associate professor of law Sergio Puig express concern concern and fear about the ripple effects of President Donald Trump's actions in his first month...
Indian Country Today Media Network “ Supreme Court Denies Hearing in Pala Enrollment Case, More Disenrollment Cases Expected ” Jan. 27, 2017 Professor of Practice James Diamond , director of Arizona Law’s Tribal Justice Clinic, was quoted in a recent...
The New York Times Magazine "Who Decides Who Counts as Native American?" Jan. 18, 2017 University of Arizona Law’s Robert A. Williams, Jr. , E. Thomas Sullivan Professor of Law and faculty chair of the Indigenous Peoples Law and Policy...
University of Arizona Law Dean Marc Miller was named one of the most influential people in legal education

University of Arizona Law Dean Marc Miller

In the wake of overseeing a series of innovations that have broadened access to law school, University of Arizona Law Dean Marc Miller has been named the eighth most influential person in legal education by National Jurist magazine . The...
Foreign cigarette package

A discarded package of cigarettes. (Photo: Flickr/Pictr73, CC BY-NC 2.0)

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...