Scholarship is a core priority for the Pacific McGeorge faculty. Among their scholarly pursuits, Pacific McGeorge faculty develop and present at scholarly symposia and conferences, author books for the legal profession, students, and the general public, and produce scholarship for top journals around the country and the world.
- Enrichment Series
- Honors & Awards
- In the Media
- In the Community
- Omar Dajani's article, Ethnic and Religious Conflict in the Emerging Arab Order: The Promise and Limits of Rights, 17 UCLA J. Int'l L. & Foreign Aff. 29 (2013), has been published.
- Franklin Gevurtz' article, Removing Revlon, 70 Wash. & Lee L. Rev. 1485 (2013), has been published.
- Stephen McCaffrey's chapter, "The Progressive Development of International Water Law," has appeared in The UN Watercourses Convention in Force: Strengthening International Law for Transboundary Water Management, p. 10, (Flavia Rocha Loures & Alistair Rieu-Clarke, eds., Routledge 2013).
- Paul Paton's article, Privileges Can Be Taken Away, on efforts by the Canadian government to encroach on attorney-client privilege as part of anti-money laundering and anti-terrorist financing legislation, has been published in the October 2013 edition of Lexpert. [See also Paul D. Paton, "Co-operation, Co-Option or Coercion? The FATF Lawyer Guidance and Regulation of the Legal Profession," 2010 J. Prof. L. 165]. Read.
- Paton's article, New Lawyers and the New Normal, about mentoring new students at the start of careers in law firms in the new market for legal services has been published in the September 2013 edition of Lexpert. Read.
- Joseph Taylor and Warren Jones' casefile, Huntington v. Aster (2013), has been published by the National Institute for Trial Advocacy.
Works in Progress 2012-2013
- Larry Levine
Aspirational Standards in the Law of Torts
Sept. 11, 2013
Commentator: Julie Davies
- Mike Vitiello
The Expanding Use of Behavioral Genetic and Psychological Evidence: Finding Coherence in the Criminal Law?
Sept. 26, 2013
Commentator: Jerry Caplan
- Anne Bloom
Nov. 19, 2013
Commentator: Brian Landsberg
- Jarrod Wong
Jan. 15, 2014
Commentator: Frank Gevurtz
- Rachael Salcido
Rationing Environmental Law in a time of Climate Change
Feb. 5, 2014
Commentator: John Sprankling
- Greg Weber
Shedding Tiers: Proposition 218 and Conservation Pricing of Water in California
Feb. 26, 2014
- Brian Landsberg
Public Accommodations and the Civil Rights Act of 1964: A Surprising Success?
March 5, 2014
Commentator: Leslie Gielow Jacobs
Faculty Enrichment Series 2013-2014
From formal presentations, informal brown bag lunches, and faculty/student activities, the weekly on-campus events hosted through the Enrichment Speakers Series provide an ideal forum for the exchange of ideas for the betterment of law faculty as colleagues working together, as scholars from law schools across the nation and world sharing abstracts of in-progress research, and as teachers who can share a wellspring of emerging ideas and perspectives in the classroom.
"Writing Your Next Chapter: How to Find Your Mojo and Move Forward at Mid-Career"
Presented by: Kerry Ann Rockquemore, National Center for Faculty Development and Diversity
When: Oct. 3, 2013 at 6 p.m.
Where: The McGeorge House
"Singlism: Does Bias Against Singles Exist in the Workplace and Should We Care?"
Presented by: Professor Trina Jones, Duke Law School
When: Oct. 29 from noon to 1 p.m.
"A Conversation on the State of the Legal Profession"
Presented by: Professor Emeritus Marc Galanter, University of Wisconsin Law School/London School of Economics
When: Jan. 16, 2014 from noon to 1 p.m.
Professor Robert Ashford, Syracuse Law School
When: Feb. 7 from noon to 1 p.m.
"The Good Lawyer"
Presented by: Professor Nancy Levit, University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law
When: April 2 from noon to 1 p.m.
"Legal Intellectuals in Conversation"
Presented by: Professor James Hackney, Northeastern School of Law
When: April 17 from noon to 1 p.m.
Presented by: Professor Lawrence Solum, Georgetown Law
When: April 25 from noon to 5 p.m.