Fowler Law Professor Ronald Rotunda Publishes “Vertical Federalism, the New States’ Rights, and the Wisdom of Crowds”

August 23, 2016 by | Faculty

Chapman University Dale E. Fowler School of Law Professor Ronald Rotunda’s article “Vertical Federalism, the New States’ Rights, and the Wisdom of Crowds” was recently published as part of a symposium in Volume 11 of the Florida International University Law Review. From the abstract: The framers were concerned that the rights found in the Constitution

Lakers’ Senior VP Joins in Welcoming Fowler School of Law’s New Class of 2019 New students kick off first year with four-day launch week

August 18, 2016 by | General News

192 new students helped Chapman University Dale E. Fowler School of Law kick off the new academic year last week with 1L Launch Week, a comprehensive four-day orientation to get them familiar with life as a law student while preparing for the substantive and procedural aspects of law school. After meeting their new classmates on

Fowler Law Professor Bart Wilson Publishes “Humankind in Civilization’s Extended Order: A Tragedy, The First Part”

August 16, 2016 by | Faculty

Chapman University Dale E. Fowler School of Law Professor Bart Wilson’s article “Humankind in Civilization’s Extended Order: A Tragedy, The First Part” was recently published in Volume 23 of Supreme Court Economic Review. From the abstract: This article is a short, scientific story of the labyrinthian human career, of humankind’s place in the natural order

Fowler Law Associate Dean Donald Kochan Appointed by ALI to serve as Adviser for Restatement of the Law Fourth, Property

August 8, 2016 by | Faculty

In July 2016, Chapman University Dale E. Fowler School of Law’s Associate Dean for Research and Faculty Development, Donald Kochan, was appointed by the American Law Institute (ALI) to serve as one of a select group of Advisers for the Restatement of the Law Fourth, Property – one of the most recent restatement projects initiated by

Fowler Law Students Make the Most of Their Summer Months

July 25, 2016 by | General News

Chapman University Dale E. Fowler School of Law students are well into enjoying their summer, whatever it may look like. For some it may mean working as a clerk or extern, while others may travel halfway across the globe to take advantage of Chapman’s study abroad opportunities. Fowler School of Law students Jennifer Tsai (JD

Fowler Law Professor Scott Howe Publishes “Moving Beyond Miranda: Concessions for Confessions”

July 20, 2016 by | Faculty

Chapman University Dale E. Fowler School of Law Professor Scott Howe’s article “Moving Beyond Miranda: Concessions for Confessions” was recently published in Volume 110, Number 4 of the Northwestern University Law Review. From the abstract: The law governing police interrogation provides perverse incentives. For criminal suspects, the law rewards obstruction and concealment. For police officers,