Spotlight: Tour UW Law

Activities and Scholarship

In January, Steph Tai submitted an amicus brief (co-authored with Royal Gardner and Erin Okuno, Stetson University College of Law) in Murray Energy v. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. The brief was on behalf of a number of prominent freshwater scientists, explaining the scientific basis behind the Clean Water Rule promulgated by the EPA and the Army Corps of Engineers on June 29, 2015.

Yaron Nili's article, "The 'New Insiders': Rethinking Independent Directors' Tenure," was published in the December 2016 edition of Hastings Law Journal.

Steven Barkan was recently named chair of the Board of Bar Examiners of the Supreme Court of Wisconsin.

John Ohnesorge's chapter, "The Regulatory State in East Asia," has been published in Comparative Law and Regulation, edited by Francesca Bignami of the George Washington University Law School, and David Zaring of the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania.