Spotlight: Tour UW Law

Activities and Scholarship

Keith Findley participated in the panel discussion, "Why We Need Conviction Integrity Review," at the Conviction Integrity Conference held in October at Northwestern University School of Law. The conference was sponsored by the Center on Wrongful Convictions, the Cook County States Attorney, and the Association of Prosecuting Attorneys.

Michele LaVigne presented on three panels at the National Juvenile Defender Leadership Summit in Louisville, Kentucky, in October. The panels, which examined the effects of clients' language deficits, included a plenary session with Pamela Snow (Monash University, Australia) and Gwyneth Rost (University of Massachusetts, Amherst).

Jason Yackee presented on a panel at the American Branch of the International Law Association's "International Law Weekend," held at Fordham Law School in October. His talk addressed the ongoing negotiations for a free trade agreement between the United States and the European Union.

Shubha Ghosh attended oral arguments at the U.S. Supreme Court in the case of Teva v. Sandoz. He was invited to present his analysis of the case on the Patently-O blog, which posted his article "Are South African Yellow Canaries a Question of Law or Fact?" in October.