Dean Eastman Appeared on PBS

June 18, 2008 by | Faculty

Dean John C. Eastman appeared on the nationally syndicated PBS news show Newshour to discuss the recent California same-sex marriage opinion. Learn more…


Wall Street Journal Quotes Professor Eggert

June 17, 2008 by | Faculty

Professor Kurt Eggert was quoted in the Wall Street Journal in a story entitled “More Loan Forgiveness Sought” about the tax implications of the “loan forgiveness” that comes with foreclosures, short sales and loan modifications for troubled loans.  In the piece, Professor Eggert stated: “A double whammy for many in the current housing market is


Professor Hall Published Op-Ed on Cambodia

June 17, 2008 by | Faculty

Professor John Hall‘s op-ed piece entitled “Cambodian Refugees a Grim Example of Washington’s Neglect” appeared in today’s Los Angeles Daily Journal.  The piece documents Professor Hall’s involvement with Dodge Film School Professor Jeff Swimmer and several Chapman students in producing a documentary film on the so called “returnees” (Cambodians who have been recently deported from


Tom Campbell Joins High-Profile Chapman Law Faculty Additions

June 13, 2008 by | General News

The Daily Journal reported on Tom Campbell’s coming to Chapman for a two year visitorship: “Campbell is the latest in a string of high-profile additions to the Chapman law faculty for next term, including economics laureate Vernon L. Smith and ethics and constitutional law textbooks author Ronald Rotunda, both coming from George Mason University School


LA Times Quotes Professor Darmer

June 11, 2008 by | Faculty

Professor Katherine Darmer was quoted in an article in the Los Angeles Times entitled “Disgraced NBA referee alleges 2002 playoff conspiracy.”  In the article, Professor Darmer said she expects the letter by referee Tim Donaghy to further postpone sentencing, with the judge likely to press prosecutors about their investigation into his claims.  “It’s really hard


LA Times Quotes Dean Eastman

June 11, 2008 by | Faculty

Dean John Eastman was quoted in an article in the Los Angeles Times entitled “Lawsuits in defense of gay marriage can backfire, activist groups warn,” which reported on a memo drafted by nine major gay rights groups asking couples not to sue the federal government or other states to have their California nuptials recognized, saying


Dean Eastman Quoted on Illegal Aliens

June 11, 2008 by | Faculty

Dean John Eastman was quoted in an article in ABA Journal: Law News Now, entitled “Illegal Aliens on I.C.E. – Tougher immigration enforcement tactics spur challenges,” which addressed a number of issues in immigration law, including racial profiling.  In the article, Dean Eastman stated: “Should the Supreme Court revisit racial profiling in immigration, it’s possible


Professor Dexter Presented Paper at Tax Conference

June 9, 2008 by | Faculty

Professor Bobby Dexter presented a paper entitled “Serfs at the Mercy of a Hungry Beast: Aggressive Regressivity, Private Equity, and the Quandary of the St. Luke Imperative” and served as a discussant on several other papers at the 2008 Junior Tax Scholars Conference on June 6, 2008 at New York University.