Former Dean Eastman and former Clinton Acting Solicitor General Walter Dellinger will speak at Chapman Federalist Society national electronic press conference, “The President’s Duty to Enforce”. Former Dean Eastman will discuss the Attorney General’s duty to defend statutes and initiatives with which he disagrees. This topic has recently come under intense scrutiny, following then-California Attorney General Jerry Brown’s refusal to appeal a trial court ruling on Proposition 8, and now the Obama administration’s decision to no longer defend the federal Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA). To participate on the conference call, please dial in to 1-888-752-3232 on Monday, March 7, at 2:00 p.m. (EST) via telephone. March 2011 Next month, Professor Deepa Badrinarayana, with UCI Dean Erwin Chemerinsky and Associate Dean Eric Christiansen of Golden Gate University, will present a panel on “A Constitutional Right to Environment: Comparative Lens on South Africa, India, and the USA.” Read more about the Conference on Climate Justice to be held at UC Irvine.
Based on recently released national law school admissions data, the Fowler School of Law at Chapman University saw the largest gains in incoming class credentials of any U.S. law school from 2016 to 2019, with the median LSAT score increasing three full points, from 155 to 158, and the median undergraduate GPA increasing by a
Three members of the Chapman University Fowler School of Law’s faculty are scheduled to be speakers at the upcoming Association of American Law Schools (AALS) Annual Meeting, which is being held in Washington, D.C. from Jan. 2 – 5, 2020. Professor Donald Kochan, Parker S. Kennedy Professor in Law, will be participating in two sessions: