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Toledo’s patient-safety ordinance authors stand by its legality

March 4, 2021

Rob Salem, associate dean for diversity and inclusion and clinical professor of law at the UToledo College of Law, explained why a potential Toledo City Council ordinance does not infringe on First Amendment rights.


Jury diversity important for justice, attorney says

March 1, 2021

RaShya Cunningham, lecturer in the College of Law, discusses how negative racial stereotypes follow jurors into the jury box.


Call for Jeep to Remove Cherokee Name

February 24, 2021

Geoffrey Rapp, senior associate dean for academic affairs and Harold A. Anderson Professor of Law and Values in the UToledo College of Law, discusses Cherokee Nation asking Jeep to stop using its name.


National Security Issues Topic of Feb. 19 Virtual Law Review Symposium

February 16, 2021

Featuring a wealth of national experts, "Emerging National Security Issues in 2020 and Beyond" will be conducted online as a free, live webinar from 9 a.m. to 3:45 p.m. Feb. 19.


Distinguished University Professors Announced

February 11, 2021

Nicole Porter, Dr. Yanfa Yan and Rebecca Zietlow were named Distinguished University Professors in recognition of their exemplary achievements in teaching, research, scholarship and professional service.


UToledo Law Professor Named American Bar Foundation Fellow

February 11, 2021

Eric Chaffee's latest honor is limited to only 1% of lawyers licensed to practice in each jurisdiction.


Rapid swaps of GameStop shares lead to SEC inquiry, lessons for traders

February 2, 2021

Dr. Collin Gilstrap, assistant professor of finance, and Eric Chaffee, Distinguished University Professor in the UToledo College of Law, discuss how GameStop, a money-losing video game retail chain, last week turned into one of the hottest stocks in decades and whether what Reddit users did was illegal. Read: Rapid swaps of GameStop shares lead to SEC inquiry, ...


GameStop is being called a ‘pump and dump’ scheme—here’s what you need to know

January 29, 2021

  Eric Chaffee, Distinguished University Professor in the UToledo College of Law, discussed how small investors banded together to send GameStop’s stock price soaring, prompting Robinhood and other broker dealers to restrict trading. Read: GameStop is being called a ‘pump and dump’ scheme—here’s what you need to know


It’s Exhausting Being White: The Sick Rush to ‘Healing’ from the Capitol Insurrection

January 21, 2021

Benjamin Davis, professor of law, analyses how the racial aspects of the Capitol insurrection on Jan. 6 have been overlooked to protect white supremacy. Read: It’s Exhausting Being White: The Sick Rush to ‘Healing’ from the Capitol Insurrection


Law Professor Elected to The American Law Institute

January 20, 2021

A Distinguished University Professor at The University of Toledo College of Law, Eric Chaffee received one of the highest honors available to members of the legal profession.