The Los Angeles Times interviewed Professor Kurt Eggert in an article entitled, “Consumer-Protection Agency Launches amid Lingering Controversy,” about the government’s role in financial abuses. Professor Eggert told the Times that the continued battle over the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau shows how much it is needed. “There’s kind of a war going on to, if not destroy, at least cripple the bureau,” Professor Eggert said. “If it weren’t that important, I don’t think you’d see that kind of battle to stop it.” Read the article here.
Building on already unprecedented momentum, Chapman University’s Dale E. Fowler School of Law rose 21 spots in the annual U.S. News & World Report “Best Law Schools” Rankings, to 111—the largest increase of all California law schools this year, and of all U.S. law schools the last two years. “External recognition like this reinforces the
This fall, the Dale E. Fowler School of Law at Chapman University will welcome a new member to its distinguished teaching faculty. James C. Phillips, currently a fellow at Stanford Law School’s Constitutional Law Center, will begin teaching at Chapman at the start of the 2020-2021 academic year. “What is most appealing about coming to