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  • Jeannie Suk Gersen on Remote Learning

    Jeannie Suk Gersen on Remote Learning

    Jeannie Suk Gersen of Harvard Law School was recently interviewed by Harvard Law Today and featured in The Harvard Gazette. She shared her thoughts on the benefits of teaching and learning through Zoom in light of the school’s decision to switch to remote ...

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  • Lyrissa Lidsky: Woman of the Year

    Lyrissa Lidsky: Woman of the Year

    Missouri Lawyers Media has chosen Lyrissa B. Lidsky of the University of Missouri School of Law as its 2020 Woman of the Year. 

    Dean Lidsky, who joined the university in July 2017, is the first woman to be named dean of the law school. Dean Lidsky leads this ...

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  • James Sandman Heads ABA Coronavirus Task Force

    James Sandman Heads ABA Coronavirus Task Force

    In response to the growing legal needs of ordinary Americans arising from the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic, the ABA has created a nationwide task force of volunteer lawyers and judges from across the legal profession. 

    The task force will include up to 20 representatives from ...

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  • Anton Hajjar Writes ‘Letter to the Editor’ for WaPo

    Anton G. Hajjar wrote an opinion piece for The Washington Post in which he responded to the editorial article “Facebook is looking a lot like a government. 

    Mr. Hajjar agreed with a statement from the piece which suggested that there should be a stricter enforcement of general ...

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  • U.S. Supreme Court Cites Contracts 2d

    U.S. Supreme Court Cites Contracts 2d

    In CITGO Asphalt Refining Co. v. Frescati Shipping Co., Ltd., No. 18-565 (March 30, 2020), the U.S. Supreme Court cited “elemental precepts of contract law” set forth in the Restatement of the Law Second, Contracts, in support of its determination that a “safe-berth” clause contained in a ...

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