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Professor Ray Madoff speaks to the Boston Globe about an important estate ruling regarding the rights of a wife and her husband's estate.
Professor Ray Madoff speaks to the Boston Globe about an important estate ruling regarding the rights of a wife and her husband's estate.
Professors Mark Brodin and Bob Bloom sign on to an amicus brief in support of a new trial for Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev.
Professor Ray Madoff speaks to the Tribune Review about the concerns about the explosive growth of Donor Advised Funds.
Professor Wirth appears on NECN to discuss the results coming out of the Katowice climate summit.
Professor George Brown talks to Reuters about the latest move by the Justice Department to try to halt the lawsuit against the Trump organization.
Professor Chirba is quoted in a Boston Globe story taking issue with the recent court ruling that invalidates Obamacare.
Professor Wirth is quoted in the Washington Post about the global climate talks ending with some movement, some frustration.
BC Founders Professor Mary Bilder challenges traditional views on how James Madison shaped the Constitution in Museum of the American Revolution lecture.
Professor Repetti's op-ed in The Hill argues that item one on Congress's agenda should be to eliminate the harm to U.S. manufacturing jobs contained in the Tax Jobs and Cuts Act.
In podcast, Founders Professor Mary Bilder discusses her latest research regarding Eliza Harriot Barons O'Connor, who played a pivotal role during the Constitutional Convention.
Professor Ray Madoff pens an op-ed for the Biden Foundation on how investments are taxed differently than wages and how we can fix it.
Professor R. Michael Cassidy comments on a prosecutor's use of social media in Nola.com article.
BC Founders Professor Mary Bilder will deliver 'The Lady and George Washington' at the Huntington Library on Dec. 12.
Professor Ray Madoff talks to WGBH about whether the new tax laws will impact fundraising for higher education.
Professor George Brown talks to Reuters about the latest in the emoluments lawsuit against the Trump organization.
Professor Kari Hong talks to the Associated Press about the 9th Circuit court ruling that a law against encouraging illegal immigration violated the 1st Amendment.
Professor Ray Madoff began her career as a tax attorney—but today she teaches students about trusts and estates, and focuses on her philanthropic research.
Professor Kari Hong talks to BYU Radio's Top of Mind on what's happening with the migrant caravan in Mexico.
Professor Madoff's op ed in the Washington Post takes on new acting AG Whitaker and donor advised funds.
Ryan Williams talks to Law360 about whether SCOTUS would hear a potential appeal in the Harvard admissions case.
Professor Dan Lyons writes an AEI column focused on the SCOTUS decision to leave the FCC's reversal of applying Title II protection to broadband.
Professor Kent Greenfield talks to WBUR's Radio Boston about how to define corporate rights.
Libby Professor Kaveny was a panelist at a briefing for media prior to the start of the U.S. Catholic bishops' meeting, and was quoted by the New York Times.
Professor Barrozo talks to Our Sunday Visitor about Jair Bolsonaro, the country's new president, and the history of far right candidates.
Professor Daniel Farbman breaks down the suit against the White House and the new AG on NECN's The Take.
Libby Professor Kaveny talks to the Boston Globe about the directive to postpone a vote to hold bishops more accountable for sexual misconduct.
Professor Kent Greenfield blogs for Yale University Press on why it's a good thing to treat businesses more like people.
Professor Kent Greenfield's op-ed in the Boston Globe argues that we're better off treating corporations more like people, not less.
Professor Kent Greenfield's life and work--from small hometown in Kentucky to SCOTUS clerk to the faculty at BC--is profiled in a BC Heights feature.
Professor R. Michael Cassidy's upcoming scholarship featured in prisonpolicy.org and The Crime Report (subscription).
Professor Kari Hong joins WGBH's Greater Boston to discuss Trump's proposed executive order on birthright citizenship and the migrant caravan.
Professor Hafiz tells Bloomberg Law why the NLRB is the only agency that has been banned from conducting such analysis.
Professor Madoff talks to Globe and Mail about Ottawa potentially tightening charity rules (subscription required).
Professor Madoff appears on C-Span to discuss the estate and inheritance tax and take questions from callers.
Professor R. Michael Cassidy's scholarship was featured in a major SJC ruling in the Amherst Drug Lab case, leading to thousands of vacated convictions.
Professor Madoff appears on NECN's The Take to discuss her explosive NY Times op-ed, Trump and the Failure of the American Tax System.
Professor Madoff speaks to The Atlantic about the difficulty of Paul Allen's quest to give away at least half his fortune before his death.
Professor George Brown talks to McClatchy about the Mike Espy corruption case, as he runs in a special election for US Senate in Mississippi.
The BC Law professor's Law360 Q&A on corporate law theories, battle over free speech and gay rights, and important con law issues.
Professor Madoff pens an op-ed for the New York Times on Trump and the failure of the American tax system.
Professor Kari Hong spoke to the Boston Globe about current Supreme Court cases, and how Justice Kavanaugh might affect the outcomes.
Professor Kent Greenfield's latest book argues that it is important to award certain rights of personhood to businesses.
Professor Dan Lyons speaks to the Associated Press about the DOJ lawsuit over the state's new net neutrality law.
Professor Madoff speaks to Bloomberg News to explain the huge growth in Donor Advised Funds, and what to do about them.
Professor Renee Jones talks to Bloomberg about the potential implications of the SEC investigation into Elon Musk and Tesla.
Professor speaks during Senate hearings on philanthropy and donor-advised funds. Watch the video.
Professor Kent Greenfield serves an in-studio analyst for Channel 7 News and speaks to the Boston Globe during the Kavanaugh-Ford hearing.
Professor Beckman speaks to WGBH about the case of Fred Clay, who spent 38 years in prison before his conviction was overturned.
BC Law welcomes Professor Mila Sohoni from University of San Diego School of Law to campus for the faculty colloquia series.
Professor Kent Greenfield speaks to the San Francisco Chronicle about SCOTUS nominee Kavanaugh and a potential signal on his feelings around Roe v Wade.
Professor Kent Greenfield is a guest on an American Constitution Society podcast on what's next in the contentious SCOTUS process.
Professor Kent Greenfield is a guest on First Mondays, a podcast on SCOTUS news, to discuss corporate personhood.
As the 2018 Mount Vernon Distinguished Visiting Lecturer of American History, Founders Professor Mary Bilder delivers three lectures this fall.
The Libby Professor was named Cary and Ann Maguire Chair in Ethics and American History at the Kluge Center of the Library of Congress.
Professor Repetti's new edition of his well-known book is now available.
Professor Kent Greenfield talks to the BBC to clarify the impeachment process and whether a president can be criminally indicted.
Professor Mike Cassidy talks to Politico about a little-known case that may stop the release of the grand jury report in special counsel investigation.
BC Founders Professor Mary Bilder's Boston Globe op-ed argues that our founders planned for six SCOTUS justices, and Kennedy's seat should remain open for now.
Professor Brian Quinn talks to Bloomberg about the "murky legal waters" around Tribune’s lawsuit on its failed Sinclair merger deal.
Professor Kent Greenfield participates in a media rally in support of freedom of speech by calling the president’s attacks on the press "dangerous."
For the second straight year, Professor Ray Madoff is named to the NonProfit Times' Power & Influence Top 50 for her insights into donor-advised funds.
Professor Frank Garcia writes about the dangers of Third-Party Funding in investment arbitration for Investment Treaty News.
BC Founders Professor Mary Bilder is featured in a bonus episode of the podcast "How to Build a Nation in 15 Weeks."
Professor Oei talks to Bloomberg about mortgage banks, pet vets, and others wanting in on the new perk.
Professor Madoff talks to the New York Times about how tech billionaires hack their taxes with a philanthropic loophole.
Professor Madoff talks to the San Francisco Chronicle about the explosive growth in assets of the Silicon Valley Community Foundation.
Professor Yen talks to the Associated Press about the hotel's attempt to use an obscure U.S. law to avoid years of costly litigation.
Professor Greenfield's latest op-ed in WBUR's Cognoscenti: How badly does the GOP want Kavanaugh? So much that they'll ignore Trump's treason.
Professor Repetti cited in Tax Notes on the Estate of Cahill case and its impact on the estate planning community.
Libby Professor Kaveny talks to CNS about whether a new justice will change the Court's opinions on death penalty, right to die issues.
Professors Plater and Garcia engaged in recent projects on property and water rights and investment law reform funded by a Foundation grant.
In an in-depth interview, Professor Kari Hong spoke to CNN about how the immigration battle began and what's been missing from the debate.
Professor Greenfield co-authors an op-ed in the Atlantic on corporate America's remarkable string of victories in the high court this term.
Professor Madoff talks to Marketwatch about the collapse of the Silicon Valley Community Foundation under increasing pressure and scrutiny.
Professor Kari Hong's latest op-ed in WBUR's Cognoscenti argues that the former Obama nominee should be Donald Trump's pick.
Professor Greenfield co-authors an op-ed in the New York Times on future decisions on gay rights, and talks to WBUR about President Trump's impact on the court.
Professor Greenfield talks to NECN about the Supreme Court decision upholding President Trump's travel ban.
Professor Kari Hong is a guest on WBUR's Radio Boston to discuss the recent Supreme Court decision.
BC Founders Professor Mary Bilder offers her suggestions to a Time Magazine request for posthumous presidential pardon ideas.
Professor Kari Hong's op-ed in the Huffington Post argues that families torn apart should be reunited and allowed to remain in the country.
Professor Greenfield writes an op-ed for the ACS blog on the potential of suits against companies operationalizing Trump immigration policies.
Professor Kari Hong's latest op-eds in Take Care and WBUR's Cognoscenti consider civil lawsuits seeking damages around family separations at the border, and the importance of asylum seekers.
BC Law clinical professor Paul Tremblay talks to the Boston Globe about the questions raised about City Hall ties of outside counsel investigating the fire department.
Libby Professor Kaveny gives her thoughts on abortion after the Ireland vote in a Commonweal op-ed.
Professor Mike Cassidy talks to WGBH about the hazards older inmates face while incarcerated.
Professor Dan Lyons speaks to the Boston Herald about the AT&T-Time Warner merger approval.
Professor McCoy comments on Angelo Mozilo and his doomed mortgage machine in CNN Money.
Libby Professor Kaveny writes in Commonweal on the importance of forming a Catholic political imagination in an age of division.
Professor Dan Lyons speaks to the Radio and Television Business Report on how to ‘fix’ the FCC’s ‘broken merger review process.’
Professor Mike Cassidy talks to Sports Illustrated about the strange case of an NCAA basketball sting, and an agent accused of inappropriate use of funds.
BC Law Drinan Professor George Brown moderated a panel at the Federal Bar Association's Evolution of Transportation Security Law Forum.
Professor Brian Quinn talks to Reuters about the CBS lawsuit against National Amusements, part of the battle over a proposed merger.
Professor Madoff talks to the Atlantic about donor advised funds and the culture of giving in Silicon Valley.
Libby Professor Kaveny is quoted in the Wall Street Journal on a message that still divides Catholics after 50 years.
Professor Dan Lyons speaks to the LA Times about the proposed Sprint-T-Mobile deal, and the revival of the net neutrality fight.
Professor Bloom, author of the book "Ratting," served as an expert witness at New Haven murder trial, testifying that jailhouse informants often lie.
Professor Greenfield appeared as part of a National Constitution Center event to discuss the constitutional rights of corporations with UCLA Law professor Adam Winkler.
Professor Kari Hong talks to the Boston Globe about SCOTUS case involving a Brazilian immigrant who lives on Martha’s Vineyard.
Professor Kari Hong talks to Politifact about what the U.S. Supreme Court decision means for the deportation of criminal immigrants.
Professor Kari Hong talks to WGBH Greater Boston about the debate over capital punishment for cop killers.
Professor Madoff talks to the Chronicle of Philanthropy on the progressive moves of the charitable arm of Amalgamated Bank.
Professor Kari Hong talks to NBC 10 about President Trump's latest tweets on the program.
Professor George Brown talks to the Washington Post about three different legal team attempts to get a closer look at President Trump’s finances.
Professor Dan Lyons speaks to CNN Money on how the landmark antitrust case may affect consumer cable bills.
Professor Dan Lyons spoke to Yahoo Finance about the odds of a government victory in the blockbuster antitrust trial.
Professor Renee Jones talks to STAT about the role of the start up's #2 Balwani and his fight with the SEC.
Adjunct Professor Mahoney is quoted in a Washington Post story about why Fox News may not be penalized for airing Seth Rich conspiracy theory.
Professor Kari Hong talks to the Associated Press about the Trump administration's lawsuit, which echoes the Arizona immigration fight.
Professor Holper comments in Commonwealth Magazine on the increasing frequency of the MA US Attorney's office identifying defendants by their nationality.
Professor Greenfield argues in a Slate op-ed that if corporations are people, the airline has a free speech case over stance against the NRA.
Professor McCoy writes an op-ed on the Senate bill, which would roll back some Dodd-Frank regulations and may put consumers and banks at risk.
Libby Professor Kaveny's latest op-ed in Commonweal: how not to be overwhelmed by year-end requests for donations.
Professor Sherman's work is highlighted in an extensive report on the damaging effects of girls held in detention facilities.
Alex Bou-Rhodes '19 blogs about his experience with Rappaport Distinguished Visiting Professors O'Malley and Hines.
The BC Founders Professor will speak on "The Lady and George Washington: The Constitutional Politics of Gender" at Yale on March 1.
Professor Kaveny talks to America Magazine about the two new cases where LGBT workers at Catholic institutions were fired, raising hard (and new) questions.
Professor McCoy speaks to Reveal about how gentrification became low-income lending law’s unintended consequence.
Professor Dan Lyons spoke to CNN Money about DOJ antitrust chief Delrahim getting added to the witness list.
Professor Kari Hong speaks to the Washington Post about the recent Vera Institute of Justice email warning attorneys not to ‘mention’ abortion to immigrant teens in custody.
Professor Dan Lyons spoke to the Washington Post on the latest tactic between states and the FCC as the battle continues over net neutrality rules.
Watch video highlights from Professor Ray Madoff's presentation "Tax Policy, Nonprofits, Philanthropy, and the Implications of Tax Reform" at USC Price.
A special MA Senate committee held their first hearing at the State House, and Professor Dan Lyons was a featured expert.
Professor Brian Quinn talks to Reuters about how sexual harassment accusations are impacting company requirements to disclose.
Professor Madoff talks to the Wall Street Journal about why the tax bill made more people consider Donor Advised Funds.
Professor Kari Hong's op ed in the Huffington Post about her great-grandparents argues that immigration enforcement is hurting our country's economy and values.
Professor Lyons discusses the potential of bringing back net neutrality rules on a state level with Bloomberg Audio.
Professor Barrozo talks to Rewire about whether losing your job for sexual harassment is a violation of due process.
Professor Oei talks to The Morning Call about the potential benefits of the new tax bill for contract workers.
Professor Kari Hong comments in the Washington Post on the negotiations between Democrats and Republicans on a solution to DACA and immigration.
Professor Kari Hong writes an op ed for WBUR's Cognoscenti on why we should focus on comprehensive immigration reform.
Professor Chirba is quoted in a Boston Globe story highlighting shifts in the Affordable Care Act and compliance issues for businesses.
Professor Hong writes an op ed for The Crime Report on the law around threatening to withhold funding from so-called Sanctuary Cities.
Professor Madoff talks to CNBC about why the tax bill may affect the future charitable giving.
Professor Repetti speaks to Bloomberg, Washington Post, Vanity Fair, Politico, Esquire and Mother Jones on the last-minute addition to the tax plan that would benefit real estate investors.
Professor Lyons talks to the Boston Globe, Bloomberg, and Seeker about the implications around the ending of net neutrality.
Professor Madoff appears in a Bloomberg story highlighting philanthropic advice from experts in the field, innovators and entrepreneurs.
Professor Lyons talks to USA Today about Disney's deal to buy key 21st Century Fox assets for $52.4 billion.
Professor Kent Greenfield, who led an effort to submit an amicus brief in the case, was among those who attended oral arguments before the US Supreme Court on Dec. 5.
Professor Madoff appears in a New Yorker article on Jim Simons, the billionaire Wall Street trader who has turned his attention to science.
Professor Madoff in The Atlantic on the rise of Donor Advised Funds, and whether they pose a risk to charitable giving.
Professor Lyons talks to NBC News about whether the upcoming potential appeal of net neutrality would be a disaster, or "another Y2K."
Dean Rougeau talks to the National Catholic Register on the US decision to leave the UN global migration discussions.
Professor Lyons discusses the decision to repeal the controversial regulations with the New York Times.
Professor Kaveny talks to Commonweal Magazine about the SCOTUS case involving a baker from Colorado who refused to make a wedding cake for a same-sex couple.
Professor Lyons talks to Vox about whether Trump's tweets might affect the government's case against the AT&T–Time Warner deal.
Diane Ring presented on her upcoming UCLA Law Review article (with Professor Shu-Yi Oei) at the London School of Economics.
Professor Bloom talks to CBS about the SCOTUS case around cell phone tracking and privacy.
Prof. Hong's op ed for The Crime Report on need for more convictions and less punishment in reforming rape laws leads to appearance on NECN's The Take.
Professor Madoff speaks to The Take on how the GOP tax bill may cause a drop in donations to charities and non-profits.
Professor Madoff's op ed in the New York Times outlines the upcoming threats to charitable giving.
Professor Lyons discusses the decision to repeal the controversial regulations with the Huffington Post.
Founders Prof. Bilder recently appeared at a National Constitution Center event entitled "Hamilton's Vision of Federalism, National Authority, and Judicial Review."
Professor Madoff talks to Bloomberg about Hedge fund managers facing a big tax deadline, and whether DORs in line to help are the best solution.
Professors Ring, Oei analysis on how the proposed tax reform bill might lead to increased use of workers as contractors lauded by Forbes.
Professor Madoff talks to The Non-Profit Times about the impact of pending Estate Tax legislation on charities.
Professor Kaveny has published her latest book, "Ethics at the Edges of Law: Christian Moralists and American Legal Thought" from Oxford University Press.
Professor Repetti speaks to Marketplace on the real impact of state, sales and healthcare taxes on families in the US (4:45).
The U.S. Senate unanimously confirmed Christina Nolan '04 to become the first female US Attorney for Vermont.
Professor Lyons discusses the Department of Justice challenge to AT&T’s purchase of Time Warner with Bloomberg News.
Professor Sherman quoted in the American Bar Association Journal on early intervention programs for girls in juvenile justice.
Professors Quinn, Carey discuss filing of amicus brief in corporate dissolution case with the SJC.
Professor Madoff talks to the New York Times about recent records from an offshore hideaway that show how billionaires shelter their money.
Professor Hong talks to the Globe about Temporary Protected Status for immigrants and writes an op-ed for Take Care on border security.
Professor Lyons discusses reports that Justice Department is considering a lawsuit to block AT&T’s purchase of Time Warner.
Professor Repetti quoted in MetroWest Daily News on the Trump tax plan's impact on Massachusetts.
Professor Beckman is featured in a new short film by Harvard's Criminal Justice Policy Program on the recent scrutiny around forensic science techniques.
Madoff talks to Bloomberg about the proposed tax on some wealthy college endowments.
NLJ outlines Prof. Greenfield's amicus brief on baker's SCOTUS case, and corporations mirroring shareholders' beliefs.
Professor Madoff talks to Reuters about the lack of regulation around the for-profit market dealing in bodies for research purposes.
Professor Beckman quoted in Mass Lawyers Weekly on New England Innocence Project budget concerns.
Professor Yen talks to the Associated Press about the former quarterback's claims of collusion against the league.
Jay Diaz, '12 and Professor Minuskin featured in Seven Days story about ACLU's growing role in Vermont.
Professor McCoy talks to CNN Money about how the bank wrongly hit homebuyers with fees to lock in mortgage rates.
Professor Kaveny discusses nominations to the federal judiciary with Commonweal and New York Times.
Professor Kaveny speaks about First Amendment in anticipation of SCOTUS decision.
The University Founders Professor will appear in a Constitutional Sources Project event, streamed online September 25.
Professor Kaveny's op-ed on the intersection of religion and politics, and the impact of Senator Feinstein's recent comments at the Barrett confirmation hearing.
Professor Hong speaks to the Los Angeles Times about the limits of Presidential authority.
Professor McCoy speaks to CBS News about the embattled head of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.
Professor Greenfield quoted in Ozy op ed about whether to keep the pledge of allegiance as a school tradition.
Professor Hong writes an op ed for WBUR "Cognoscenti" and comments to ABC, other media outlets on Trump's decision to end the program.
Professor Lyons writes for the Boston Bar Journal on the long road for the Trump administration to undo Obama-era regulations.
Professor Lyons is quoted in Wired Magazine on why streaming services limit the number of downloads you can make.
Professor Cohen speaks to WBUR on juror's comments that prosecutors never came close to proving their case.
Professors Greenfield, Bloom talk to US News and World Report on the high bar to stop hate groups from marching.
Professor Greenfield talks to the Atlantic about large consumer companies weighing in on the side of marginalized and endangered groups.
The BC Law professor sits down with Richard Albert and I-CONnect to discuss his research.
Cathleen Kaveny speaks to the LA Times about the dean drug scandal at USC.
Professor Beckman quoted in Buzzfeed on sentencing for the woman accused of texting her boyfriend instructions to kill himself.
Professor Bloom talks to Reuters about the Massachusetts teen convicted of manslaughter.
Professor Ray Madoff is named a Power and Influence Award Winner by the NonProfit Times, putting her among the 50 most influential in the field.
Professor Greenfield believes the B Corps movement may mask the need for far greater changes in American companies.
Professor Kaveny wins Catholic Press Award for her new book "A Culture of Engagement."
In a Bloomberg podcast, Professor McCoy discusses how auto loan defaults could lead to a new debt crisis.
Professor Greenfield talks to Politifact on POTUS claims to have eliminated the rule prohibiting religious leaders to engage in politics.
Richard Albert weighs in on Charlie Baker's success as a governor on Metro.
Professor Hong talks to Radio Sputnik: the 'main problem is that most people don’t have records.’
Founders Prof. Bilder contributes to Time Magazine's salute to July 4th.
Prof. Kanstroom pens an op-ed for BC Law Magazine on constitutional rights v. presidential power.
Prof. Hong's op-ed in Cognoscenti, comments to AP lays out the most important details of the SCOTUS ruling.
Professor Greenfield appears on NECN to discuss the SCOTUS ruling and the current makeup of the court.
Ray Madoff talks to the Financial Times about the most powerful drivers of giving among affluent households.
Professor Bloom talks to CBS on the future of privacy, surveillance and policing technologies under Trump.
Professor Hong talks to CNN about next steps in text message suicide case.
Professor Albert comments in Boston Globe story on push to expand free schooling in Haiti.
Prof. Beckman quoted in the LA Times on case of Michelle Carter, on trial for urging her 18-year-old boyfriend to kill himself.
Professor Bloom talks to the Boston Globe on Michelle Carter’s lawyers aiming for acquittal before they call any witnesses.
Intent is key in text message suicide case, and Professor Hong tells CNN the laws may need to change.
Professor Beckman quoted in Buzzfeed on trial for the woman accused of texting her boyfriend instructions to kill himself.
Professor Wirth blogs on the latest developments around the US's exit from the Paris Agreement.
Professor Greenfield provided a primer for NECN on the impeachment process from Constitutional and historical perspectives.
Dean Rougeau joins a Fordham University panel to discuss the First Amendment and differences between countries.
Prof. Wirth weighs in on Trump’s first foreign trip and the fate of the Paris Agreement on Lawfare.
Professor Olson is quoted in BisNow about a lawsuit claiming Apple, Visa infringed on local company's patent for Apple Pay.
Prof. Kanstroom is quoted in WBUR, Washington Post on the movement toward more sanctuary cities and towns and Denver's recent law changes.
The President's words could weigh heavily in the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals’ travel ban decision.
Professor Bloom talks to Esquire about why the ex-NFL star's suicide led to vacating his conviction.
Con law expert Professor Albert's op ed in the Boston Globe examines whether Haiti should relinquish its sovereignty.
Professor Bloom talks to the Boston Globe about repercussions from the ex-NFL star's death.
Trump won’t be able to take down national monuments without a legal fight, Prof. Plater says in Vice.
A federal judge in San Francisco dealt another blow to the Trump administration’s immigration policies on Tuesday.
Professor Daniel Lyons speaks to WBUR on Boston tech leaders' concerns about net neutrality under fire.
Professor Kari Hong talks to USA Today about the latest court case facing the Trump administration.
Professor Greenfield discusses the implications for the Senate and Gorsuch nomination on WBUR radio.
Prof. Bilder discusses her newest book, which reexamines James Madison's copious notes on the creation of the Constitution.
From the Boston Globe Ideas section: the Constitution doesn't mean what you think it means.
Professor Madoff talks to the Economist about the controversy surrounding Donor Advised Funds.
Professor Bloom talks to the Boston Globe about the ex-NFL star's latest day in court.
Professor Daniel Lyons' blog post was entered into the record by Senator Jeff Flake.
Professor McCoy talks to CNN Money about the recent comments from the Justice Department.
Professor Madoff talks to the NonProfit Times on her Forum on Philanthropy's latest event in New York.
Prof. Kanstroom is quoted in the Boston Globe and Christian Science Monitor on Trump's travel ban and immigration policies.
Professor Bloom in Huffington Post on the question of searching Dakota Access protesters’ Facebook accounts.
Professor Kari Hong interviewed by NECN, Drive at 5 on her the latest immigration executive order.
A Harvard conference, featuring BC Law Professor and former Dean Coquillette, confronts academia’s ties to slavery.
"This is where the fiction of the American Dream dies. It's over."
Professor Lyons interviewed on WBUR regarding Congressman Markey's latest comments.
A new edition of Professor Mark Brodin's book has been released.
Transgender teen moves forward with Supreme Court challenge after Trump action.
Professor Hong is interviewed by Metro on her most significant concerns with POTUS immigration policies.
Professor Holper is quoted in Boston Magazine about Sanctuary Cities and 287(g) agreements.
Professor Kari Hong speaks to CNN about the Executive Order legal arguments.
Professor Bloom talks to Reuters about the ex-NFL star's latest day in court.
Professor Plater is quoted in Vice on whether the decision to finish the Dakota Access Pipeline may have been illegal.
Professor Kari Hong speaks to USA Today, CNN about the Executive Order travel ban arguments.
Brief argues that Trump's executive order violates the Establishment Clause.
In a Cognoscenti op ed, Professor Hong argues there is one clear way to end Trump’s immigration ban.
Prof. Daniel Kanstroom is featured in the Boston Globe's take on Trump's executive order.
Professor Hong talks to the Boston Herald on the next steps in the fight over Trump's Executive Order.
In a Boston Globe Q&A, Professor Hong explains why the term is misleading.
Professor Bloom talks to Washington Post about a basketball coach's recent lawsuit.
BC Law professors weigh in on what we might expect as Donald Trump takes office.
Professor McCoy talks to the Wall Street Journal about what happens to your mortgage after a fire.
Professor Sherman in quoted in Boston Magazine about Somerville's mayor and Donald Trump
Professor Bloom talks to USA Today on federal trial for MA pharmacist Barry Cadden.
Professor Sherman quoted in a Jezebel story about a teen's death while under juvenile detention.
Professor Wirth talks to Inside Climate News on Trump's climate change denials.
Professor Hong's Washington Post op ed takes on the president-elect's plan for deporting illegal immigrants.
Professor Lyons in Daily Caller on Orlando nightclub victims' families suing Facebook and others.
Professor Sherman quoted in Baltimore Sun story on young women in Maryland’s juvenile justice system.
Professor Plater is quoted in Climate Central on potential Interior appointment.
Professor Chirba is quoted in Nature on clinical trials and stem cells.
Professor Sherman's report on girls in juvenile justice system highlighted in Chicago Tribune story on impact of violence.
Professor Wirth talks to the Guardian on the President-Elect's promise to withdraw from the Paris Agreement.
Professor Brodin talks to the Globe regarding alleged discrimination in State Police hiring.
Professor Madoff talks to the Financial Times on LLCs vs traditional foundations.
Professor Quinn talks to Reuters on the president-elect's business conflicts.
Professor Bloom talks to CBS on Donald Trump's recent tweet about the American flag.
Professor Kaveny talks to the National Catholic Reporter about how Donald Trump won.
Professor Quinn talks to CBS about the many businesses of President-Elect Donald Trump.
Professor Madoff talks to the Wall Street Journal on why only the wealthy are giving more.
Professor Kanstroom talks to PRI about changes we might see under the president-elect.
Professor Cassidy talks to the Boston Globe about allegations related to three cases.
Professor Hong talks to NECN about the president-elect's SCOTUS choice.
Professor Greenfield talks to the Boston Globe about the future of the Court.
Professor Madoff explains the rise of DAFs in the Chronicle of Philanthropy.
Professor Hong talks to ABC News about a potential major ruling on transgender rights.
BC Law Professor Jim Repetti analyzes the massive 1995 loss that allowed Trump to avoid years of taxes on NECN.
Prof. Daniel Kanstroom advocates for a commutation program for the wrongly deported in an op-ed for the New York Times.
Do law enforcement powers threaten our liberties? Assistant Professor Kari Hong weighs in.
Professor Ray D. Madoff has collaborated with philanthropist Lewis B. Cullman in an essay in the newest issue of the New York Review of Books.
Prof. Katharine Young was selected to present her paper “Rights and Queues” at the 2016 Harvard/Stanford/Yale Junior Faculty Forum.
Prof. Richard Albert helped to organize a “Constitutionalism Under Extreme Conditions” symposium in Israel.
The Class of 1969 alum led the NE branch of the EPA, advised President Bush, and fought to clean up Boston Harbor.
Experts explore the impediments to college completion at Rappaport conference.
In decades-old tradition, UCC Digest distributes care packages to 1Ls preparing for their first law finals.
Standing-room-only crowd considers the impact of inclusion on the legal profession.
Bria Coleman ’20 wins $25,000 scholarship from Ropes & Gray for her inclusion advocacy.
Events on children's rights, Latin American courts, internet law, constitutional threats, and more in our monthly calendar roundup.
BC Law's National Moot Court team will compete in the Finals competition in New York City in January 2019.
LAB was an innovation when it was founded in 1968. A series of events honoring the program and its offshoots began in November.
Kent Greenfield's new book takes a radical approach to the quandary left by Citizens United.
David Flanagan ’73 wins Irish award plus other colleagues' promotions, campaigns, accomplishments, and passings.
Reunion 2018 reunites hundreds of alumni for two days of thought-provoking programs and fun-filled activities.
How America treats its ex-convicts is a reflection of democracy's strengths or failings.
BC Law rises to #7 "Best Classroom Experience" and #8 "Best Professors" in the latest Princeton Review rankings.
Panelists debate whether the body that gets the last word on elections is a friend or foe of democracy.
Joshua Matz, co-author of To End a Presidency: The Power of Impeachment, speaks at a Rappaport event at the law school.
Now in its fourth year at BC Law, the Rappaport Center is making more than a difference—it's shaping tomorrow's policy leaders.
In a CommonWealth podcast, the self-made Massachusetts icon shares some pearls of wisdom.
BC Law's Rappaport Center for Law and Public Policy will welcome former CT Governor Dannel Malloy '80 next spring.
International experts explore patents, data protection, cross-border technology, and more during two-day symposium at BC Law School.
Rappaport panel sees sound local and state policy as critical to a healthy election system.
Clough Center brings international scholars together to discuss legal history.
The LEAPS program officially kicked off with a keynote address by David Simas '95, CEO of the Obama Foundation, co-sponsored by the Rappaport Center.
Tommy Shi ’89 joins Day Pitney as head of diversity, plus news and updates from 12 more alumni.
A new Daniel R. Coquillette Rare Book Room exhibit features additions from the past several years.
John Kerry ’76, former Secretary of State, US Senator, and presidential candidate has released the book Every Day Is Extra.
Rappaport Distinguished Visiting Professor Robert Cordy warned that “autocratic creep” is a clear and present danger to America’s tradition of constitutional democracy.
National Jurist/PreLaw Magazine ranks BC Law near the top in its feature "best schools for doing good."
Judge, lawyer, and global democracy expert Robert Cordy will be the next Distinguished Visiting Professor.
A strange incident involving a minor theft has exploded into scandal--and it all happened because Alexander Silvert ’84 was paying attention.
As BC Law launches its new LEAPS program, we look back at how a few of our Public Service Scholars have changed the world.
Fialkow ’85 was part of a creative team that outsmarted the KGB, safe-housed a whistle-blowing defector, laid bare Russian sport, and, oh yeah, won an Oscar.
Debra Wong Yang '85, a partner at Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher and former US Attorney, addressed the graduates at the 2018 BC Law Commencement.
Flagship journal rises one spot from last year in Washington & Lee rankings.
In this year's celebration, a keynote on diversity highlights a special night where alums and special guests are honored.
Thanks in large part to BC's Post-Deportation Human Rights Project, justice is done as deportee comes home—at long last.
Massachusetts' head of state conducts a class on public health and the opioid crisis.
April included major events on free speech v. hate, career insights, marijuana law, and more.
A fruitful first year for BC Law's PIE program, which focuses on complex legal issues linked to innovation.
At a jointly sponsored event, panelists confront workplace biases and offer strategies to capitalize on the social shift on their rights.
Community policing, social justice were among the topics of the annual Black Law Students Association conference.
Daniel Johnson and Mitchell Clough prevail in the 58-year-old moot court competition.
Speaking on her research at a Clough Center event, law professor Amalia Kessler reveals that a powerful agency lost sight of the public good.
Kerry Kennedy '87 delivers annual Kupferschmid lecture, where she urges students to join the fight for human rights.
At Rappaport event, women politicians give advice to those considering a run for office: don't listen to naysayers.
Casagrande and Frumkin earn Peggy Browning Fund labor law summer placements.
Debra Yang, former US Attorney and 1985 graduate, has been named the law school 2018 Commencement speaker.
2L Hannah Jellinek discusses her experience tutoring maximum security inmates, and working as a Fellow in the MA Executive Office of Public Safety and Security.
Through the BC Law Appellate clinic, students make strong cases in 9th Circuit Court of Appeals for clients fighting deportation.
‘I could never have done this alone:' thank-yous are plentiful as donors, students gather for a festive evening.
Panelists divulge workplace challenges and the strategies that can lead to success.
For Spring Break, students fan out across the US to provide legal work for underserved populations.
After weekend's gun control rallies, the senator and BC Law grad coaxes students to lead the way on a variety of critical matters.
At Rappaport event, scholars describe misconceptions, cultural shifts as creating confusion around First Amendment freedoms.
The first seven student-written Comments of the 59th volume of the Boston College Law Review E. Supplement are now available.
The Class of 2019 public service scholar is among a star-studded list of achievers being honored at the MBLA Gala on March 22.
At Rappaport event, experts provide nuanced perspectives on the difficulties of dealing with campus sexual assault--but also offer hope.
PAIR honors professor and 2003 grad with immigration award for her "outstanding" achievements on behalf of others.
Former presidential aide Mark Lindsay provides reality check on Washington's inner workings.
Backer of documentary on Russian doping was among several BC Law alumni in competition for an Academy Award.
The one-week intensive program for international students and lawyers is a partnership with BC's Continuing Education Department.
These four black female lawyers are at the top of their game, but getting there wasn't easy.
Former New York Times photojournalists share stories of life on the publishing line.
BC Law hosted a number of speakers and events in early February, including former SEC Chair Mary Jo White.
New England Revolution President and the keynote speaker at a recent BC Law sports law conference expects "eSports" to become industry juggernaut.
BC Law student Chad Ozbeki '18 facilitated the sale of Campus Insights, as young entrepreneurs sought legal advice from the school's innovation clinic.
How state agencies worked together for mental health and corrections reforms at long-troubled Bridgewater State Hospital.
At BC Law's Nonprofit Bootcamp, students learn that serving a nonprofit organization is good for the soul.
Ranked #4 for public interest by National Jurist/PreLaw, the school also received an A- for international law and B+ for trial advocacy.
PIE event gathers business experts and academics for a shared look inside cyberspace.
Just what lay behind the New York DA's aggressive targeting of a small Chinatown bank in the wake of the financial crisis? Alumnae Vera and Chanterelle Sung relive their family's saga.
Raised in the crucible of communist Romania, scholar Vlad Perju mounts an inspired global campaign against the foes of constitutional democracy.
BC Law's JD tax program has been ranked 10th in the country by TaxTalent’s 2018 Top in Tax Educational Survey. Read the full report.
BC Law's J. Braxton Craven Team won the 2018 competition and took home the Best Brief award.
The BC Law clinical professor worked with the MA Board of Bar Overseers on Massachusetts Legal Ethics: Substance and Practice.
BC Dining Services Law School cashier Dorita Angelats is named 'Star of the Industry' by Mass. Restaurant Association.
A witness to history, lawyer and judge, Rappaport Visiting Professor Hines emerged from the fray as a champion of civil rights.
Giving a rare look inside America’s most secretive court, Judge Saylor rebuffs claims of rubber-stamping agency requests.
BC Law Appellate Program client's green card is restored after court ruling.
BC Law's Innocence Program played a major role in the ruling ordering a new trial for Darrell Jones.
Inspired to continue immigration advocacy, LLM Student Bianca Difini '18 filed her first brief--and won.
The alumni magazine of Boston College Law School began publication in 1992 and chronicles the life of one of America’s leading professional academies. As the face of BC Law, the magazine endeavors to to depict who we are, what we believe in, and what distinguishes us as a law school.