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All In The News tagged "Kline School of Law"

Impeachment Winds Down

David S. Cohen, JD, a professor in the Kline School of Law, was interviewed on a Jan. 31 WHYY “Radio Times” segment about the impeachment process as it comes to a close, and the legal tactics used by both the Democrats and Republicans in this constitutional battle.

Harvey Weinstein Trial: How Finding an Impartial Jury Became a Spectacle

Daniel Filler, JD, dean of the Kline School of Law, was quoted in a Jan. 18 Guardian story about the challenge of finding an impartial jury for the Harvey Weinstein trial.

Brexit Wasn’t the Only Issue for British Voters. Health Care Is Big Too. | Opinion

Robert I Field, JD, PhD, a professor in the Kline School of Law and Dornsife School of Public Health, authored a Jan. 10 Philadelphia Inquirer column about the possibility of Britain ending its National Health Service and the future of health care in the country.

A Police Officer Sued a Black Lives Matter Protester for Violence He Didn’t Commit. What’s Next Has Free-Speech Advocates Worried.

Tabatha Abu El-Haj, JD, an associate professor in the Kline School of Law, was quoted in a Dec. 13 Washington Post article about the first amendment, violence at protests and efforts to sue protest organizers for the acts of others. The article was picked up by numerous outlets in including MSN News, The Seattle Times and SFGate.

Philadelphia-Area Law School Enrollment Continues to Rise

Daniel Filler, JD, dean of the Kline School of Law, was quoted in a Dec. 13 Philadelphia Business Journal article about the continued climb in enrollment for Philadelphia-area law schools. Applications for the Kline School of Law have increased from 1,307 to 1,642 over the past five years while the acceptance rate has declined from 50 percent to 40 percent.

Intel Case, DOL Rule Could Build ERISA Shield For Employers

Norman Stein, JD, a professor in the Kline School of Law, was quoted in a Dec. 3 Law360 article about whether the U.S. Supreme Court and U.S. Department of Labor will enable businesses to cut workers’ deadlines for filing ERISA class actions. Deadlines could be cut in half simply by sending an email.

Column: Shadowy Data Brokers Make the Most of Their Invisibility Cloak

Jordan Fischer, JD, an assistant teaching professor in the Kline School of Law, was quoted in a Nov. 4 Los Angeles Times column about the largely unregulated industry of data brokers that make billions of dollars annually buying and selling people’s personal information.

The Bogus Tech Bro Accused of Scamming the Elderly to Fund Gambling Sprees

Nicole Iannarone, JD, an assistant professor in the Kline School of Law was quoted in a Nov. 4 VICE story about securities regulation and professional ethics, as it relates to a recent case of an individual exploiting senior citizen investors.

Philadelphia Preparing for First-in-Nation Supervised Injection Site After Legal Win

Robert I. Field, PhD, JD, a professor in the Kline School of Law and Dornsife School of Public Health, was quoted in an Oct. 10 FOX News story about safe injection sites in Philadelphia.

The Purdue Pharma Bankruptcy Case: What’s at Stake

Robert I. Field, PhD, JD, a professor in the Kline School of Law and Dornsife School of Public Health, was interviewed in a Sept. 23 Knowledge@Wharton podcast about what is at stake in the Purdue Pharma bankruptcy case.


AG Josh Shapiro Sues Family That Owns Drugmaker Behind Oxycontin

Robert I. Field, PhD, JD, a professor in the Kline School of Law and Dornsife School of Public Health, was quoted in a Sept. 12 KYW Newsradio (1060-AM) article about the Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro, who is now going after the Sackler family that owns Purdue Pharma, the company that makes OxyContin.

Trump Bashes Comcast and Then Joins With the Media Giant to Limit Civil Rights Suits, Law Professors Say

David S. Cohen, JD, a professor in the Kline School of Law, was quoted in a Sept. 7 Philadelphia Inquirer article about the Trump administration and the solicitor General Noel J. Francisco who filed a brief with the U.S. Supreme Court supporting Comcast in a highly contentious $20 billion civil rights case.