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Keith Swisher is the new director of University of Arizona Law’s bachelor of arts in law and master of legal studies (MLS) programs. Swisher has taught at Arizona Law since 2015 and will continue in the classroom as a professor...
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CNBC “ Amazon faces a tax fight in South Carolina that could change how online sellers do business ” Aug. 15, 2017 University of Arizona Law’s John Swain , the Chester H. Smith Professor of Law, was interviewed by CNBC...
Bloomberg Trump Serves Notice on NAFTA: The U.S. Won't Accept a Touchup Aug. 16, 2017 University of Arizona Law’s David Gantz was interviewed by Bloomberg following the first day of talks between the U.S., Mexico and Canada to review the...
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The topic of “fake news” has dominated the headlines lately, but what exactly counts as fake news, and how can it be stopped? A new report from media and internet scholars at the University of Arizona James E. Rogers College...
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Wall Street Journal The Case for Giving Health-Care Consumers a ‘Nudge’ June 25, 2017 University of Arizona Law’s Christopher Robertson , associate dean for research and innovation and professor of law, was interviewed by the Wall Street Journal to discuss...
University of Arizona Law Professor of Practice and Tribal Justice Clinic Director James Diamond has been appointed as a special prosecutor in the Pascua Yaqui Tribe court system, and clinic students will soon have the opportunity to appear in tribal...
NBC News Cosby Trial Gears Up With Jury Selection in Pennsylvania May 19, 2017 University of Arizona Law’s Christopher Robertson , associate dean for research and innovation and professor of law, was interviewed by NBC News for a piece covering...
The Udall Center Fellows Program named Research Professor of Law Melissa Tatum as one of four faculty members selected for the 2017-18 cohort. The program, entering its 28th year, offers fellows a semester off from standard teaching, allowing for creative...
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...