Fowler School of Law Professor Ernesto Hernández-López Publishes “Sriracha: Lessons from the Legal Troubles of a Popular Hot Sauce”

February 4, 2016 by | Faculty

Chapman University Dale E. Fowler School of Law Professor Ernesto Hernández-López’s essay entitled “Sriracha: Lessons from the Legal Troubles of a Popular Hot Sauce” was published in Volume 15, Number 4 of Gastronomica: the Journal of Critical Food Studies (UC Press) (peer reviewed). From the abstract: This essay describes the recent “Sriracha Apocalypse” dispute between

Fowler School of Law Professor Denis Binder Publishes “A 2014 Primer on Academic Freedom, Tenure, First Amendment, and Faculty Self-Governance”

February 3, 2016 by | Faculty

Chapman University Dale E. Fowler School of Law Professor Denis Binder’s article “A 2014 Primer on Academic Freedom, Tenure, First Amendment, and Faculty Self-Governance” was recently published in Legal Education in the 21st Century. From the article: We enter the academic profession to teach, mentor, counsel, write, research, and publish. Academic freedom gives us the

Fowler School of Law Announces New Dean

February 1, 2016 by | Faculty

Chapman University Dale E. Fowler School of Law is pleased to announce the selection of Matthew J. Parlow as the law school’s next dean. Parlow will begin the position on July 1, 2016, succeeding Tom Campbell who has served as dean since 2011. A native Southern Californian, Parlow returns to Fowler School of Law after

Chapman University Fowler School of Law Alona Cortese Elder Law Center Receives $10,000 Donation

February 1, 2016 by | General News

Chapman University Dale E. Fowler School of Law’s Alona Cortese Elder Law Center was recently the recipient of a $10,000 donation from the Shady Canyon Golf Club Charitable Foundation. The donation will help fund the day-to-day activities of the center, which provides free legal services to low-income Southern California seniors while also providing law students

Fowler School of Law Associate Dean Donald Kochan Elected to Prestigious American Law Institute

January 29, 2016 by | Faculty

Chapman University Dale E. Fowler School of Law Associate Dean for Research and Faculty Development Donald Kochan was elected this month as a member of The American Law Institute (ALI), the leading independent organization in the United States producing scholarly work to clarify, modernize and improve the law. Its membership is comprised of eminent judges,

Fowler School of Law Professor Sam Ernst Publishes “Protecting the Boundaries: Unclaimed Consideration in the Patentee’s Social Contract”

January 28, 2016 by | Faculty

Chapman University Dale E. Fowler School of Law Professor Sam Ernst’s article “Protecting the Boundaries: Unclaimed Consideration in the Patentee’s Social Contract” was published in Volume 18 of the Tulane Journal of Technology & Intellectual Property. From the abstract: This article argues that the primary value society receives in the patentee’s social contract is not