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All In The News tagged "School of Law"

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.

The Impeachment Probe Gets Constitutional

David S. Cohen, JD, a professor in the Kline School of Law, was  featured in a Dec. 5 WHYY "Radio Times," segment about the testimonies given during yesterday's House Judiciary Committee hearing, their effect on the impeachment process, what they revealed about the constitution and what it means for the Trump presidency.

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.

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Anthony Kennedy's Final SCOTUS Decisions Called into Question After Revelation of Trump Meeting

Anil Kalhan, JD, an associate professor in the Kline School of Law, was quoted in a Nov. 22 Law and Crime post about former Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy's reported role in Brett Kavanaugh's nomination.

When Pregnant Women Who Abuse Opioids Are Treated Like Criminals, Their Babies Suffer

David S. Cohen, JD, a professor in the Kline School of Law, was quoted in a Nov. 14 Los Angeles Times story about laws that punish women who abuse drugs during pregnancy.

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.

AP Explains: Meet Twitch, Amazon's Live-Streaming Video Site

Hannah Bloch-Wehba, JD, an assistant professor in the Kline School of Law, was quoted in an Oct. 9 Associated Press story about the history of a video game streaming website called Twitch, that was used by the assailant of a shooting at a synagogue in Germany on Yom Kippur to live stream his attack. The story was picked up by numerous outlets across the country.

2 Dead in Attack Targeting German Synagogue on Yom Kippur

Hannah Bloch-Wehba, JD, an assistant professor in the Kline School of Law, was quoted in an Oct. 9 Associated Press story about a shooting at a synagogue in Germany on Yom Kippur. The assailant wore a camera and streamed his attack on the video game streaming website Twitch

Is It Legal to Fire a Person for Being Gay in Pennsylvania? the Supreme Court Will Decide.

Lisa Tucker, JD, an associate professor in the Kline School of Law, was quoted in an Oct. 7 Philadelphia Inquirer story about the U.S. Supreme Court considering whether sexual orientation and gender identity are protected from discrimination under the Civil Rights Act of 1964.