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All In The News tagged "School of Law"

Ex-Citi Exec Doesn't Have To Arbitrate SOX Claim: 3rd Circ.

Richard Frankel, JD, an associate professor in the Kline School of Law, was quoted in an Aug. 7 Law360 article about a recent Third Circuit opinion ruling for a former CitiGroup worker. The case was handled by the Drexel Federal Litigation and Appeals Clinic.

As Pensions Fail, Congress Ponders, and Career Savings Evaporate

Norman Stein, JD, a professor in the Kline School of Law, was quoted in a July 21 Morning Call(Allentown, Pennsylvania) story about a proposed bill under which the Treasury Department would offer low-interest loans to some of the nation's most underfunded multi-employer pension plans. The U.S. House of Representatives is expected to vote on the legislation next week. 

The ACA Battle: Why It’s Just Heating Up

Robert I. Field, PhD, JD, a professor in the Dornsife School of Public Health and Kline School of Law, was interviewed in a June 11 Sirius XM Knowledge@Wharton segment about the ramifications of legal challenges to the Affordable Care Act and what is ahead as the battle plays out in court.

Keeping the Lights On: Why Are U.S. Hospitals Closing?

Robert I. Field, PhD, JD, a professor in the Dornsife School of Public Health and Kline School of Law, was interviewed in a July 11 Sirius XM Knowledge@Wharton segment about why hospitals are closing across the country.

8 Places You Should Never Charge Your Phone

James Goepel, JD, an adjunct cybersecurity professor in the Kline School of Law, was quoted in a July 3 Readers Digest article about the 8 places you should never charge your phone.

Opioid Settlements: Why Insys Is the Tip of the Iceberg

Robert I. Field, PhD, JD, a professor in the Dornsife School of Public Health and Kline School of Law, was interviewed in a June 18 Sirius XM Knowledge@Wharton segment about opioid settlements and opioid maker Insys Therapeutics, who last week filed for bankruptcy protection five days after securing a $225 million settlement with the federal government. 

Will Pennsylvania Abolish the Death Penalty?

Daniel M. Filler, JD, dean of the Kline School of Law, authored a June 17 Philadelphia Inquirer article about Pennsylvania’s death penalty system – and its many problems.

Pfizer Had Clues Its Blockbuster Drug Could Prevent Alzheimer's. Why Didn't It Tell the World?

Robert I. Field, PhD, JD, a professor in the Dornsife School of Public Health and Kline School of Law, was quoted in a June 4 Washington Post article about a team of Pfizer researchers who found its rheumatoid arthritis therapy drug could also potentially reduce the risk of Alzheimer’s disease. Field explained the procedures a company must go through to receive regulatory approval to use a drug for a completely different disease.

U.S. State Department Now Requiring Social Media Details from All Visa Applicants

Anil Kalhan, JD, an associate professor in the Kline School of Law, was quoted in a June 1 India West article about how the State Department is now requiring nearly all applicants for U.S. visas to submit their social media usernames, previous email addresses and phone numbers. It’s a vast expansion of the Trump administration’s enhanced screening of potential immigrants and visitors.

Using ASCO's Clinical Database for Commercial Research Raises Questions, Ethicists Say

Robert I. Field, PhD, JD, a professor in the Dornsife School of Public Health and Kline School of Law, was quoted in a May 31 Medscape article about the ethical issues associated with allowing companies to sell access to patient data after they have been stripped of identifiers, without asking for patients' permission.

U.S. State Department Now Requiring Social Media Details From All Visa Applicants

Anil Kalhan, JD, an associate professor in the Kline School of Law, was quoted in a June 1 India West article about how the State Department is now requiring nearly all applicants for U.S. visas to submit their social media usernames, previous email addresses and phone numbers. It’s a vast expansion of the Trump administration’s enhanced screening of potential immigrants and visitors.

What Justice Clarence Thomas Gets Wrong About Eugenics And Abortion

David S. Cohen, JD, a professor in the Kline School of Law, was quoted in a May 29 Huffington Post article about misused data that fueled Justice Clarence Thomas’ argument that abortion risks genetic cleansing.