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.
- Distinguished Speaker Series
- Honors & Awards
- In the Media
- In the Community
- Michael Malloy's second 2014 Supplement to his three-volume treatise Banking Law and Regulation (2d ed.) has been published by Wolters-Kluwer Law and Business.
- John Myers' article, "I Won't Pay Child Support, But I Insist on Visitation." Should Visitation and Child Support Be Linked?, 45 McGeorge L. Rev. 695 (2014), has been published.
- Paul Paton's article, Without Leadership, Lexpert, May 2014, at 70, has been published. Read.
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
Distinguished Speaker Series
From formal presentations, informal brown bag lunches, and faculty/student activities, the weekly on-campus events hosted through the Distinguished Speaker 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.
"Is There a Human Right to Democracy?"
Presented by: Professor Dr. Stephan Kirste, Deputy Head of the Department of Social and Economic Sciences at the Law Faculty of the University of Salzburg and Head of academic group of Philosophy of Law and Social Philosophy
When: Aug. 26, 2014 from 12:15 p.m. to 1:15 p.m.
Where: Seminar Room 20
"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.