2016 Archive - Faculty News

Thomas Jefferson School of Law Professor Kevin J. Greene Wins IP Vanguard Award

Thomas Jefferson School of Law Professor Kevin J. Greene was recognized by the Intellectual Property (IP) Law Section of the State Bar of...
By | December 2, 2016

Thomas Jefferson School of Law Center for Criminal Law and Policy Director Alex Kreit's Published Op-Ed in the San Diego Union Tribune

A decade ago, many people saw marijuana legalization as a fringe issue, not a serious policy question. This year, voters in four states...
By | November 28, 2016

Thomas Jefferson School of Law Associate Dean for Strategic Initiatives and Professor of Law Aaron Schwabach on KPBS Midday Edition

It does look stormy early in the week or from knee-jerk reaction to a possible ballot measure. It just two weeks supposed to California to...
By | November 23, 2016

Thomas Jefferson School of Law Professor Brenda Simon Awarded Thomas Edison Innovation Fellowship

Thomas Jefferson School of Law is proud to announce that Professor Brenda Simon has been awarded a Thomas Edison Innovation Fellowship by...
By | October 11, 2016

New Book Examines Working Women's Lifetime Disadvantage

Thomas Jefferson School of Law is proud to announce a forthcoming book co-authored by Associate Dean for Faculty Research/Scholarship and...
By | September 20, 2016

Thomas Jefferson School of Law Celebrates its 10th Anniversary of the China Study Abroad Program

Over the summer, 26 students from Thomas Jefferson School of Law participated in the China Study Abroad Program in the South East part of...
By | September 7, 2016

Thomas Jefferson School of Law Center for Criminal Law and Policy Director and Law Professor Alex Kreit interviewed in Bloomberg Law

Eugene Volokh, a professor at UCLA Law School, and Alex Kreit, a professor at the Thomas Jefferson School of Law, discuss an appeals court...
By | September 2, 2016

Thomas Jefferson School of Law Center for Criminal Law and Policy Director Alex Kreit interviewed on Ban on Gun Sales to Marijuana Card

A federal ban on the sale of guns to medical marijuana card holders does not violate the Second Amendment, a federal appeals court said...
By | September 1, 2016

Thomas Jefferson School of Law Center for Criminal Law and Policy Director Alex Kreit interviewed on the DEA, Marijuana and Drug Class Restrictions.

The federal government has declined to downgrade marijuana’s classification as a dangerous drug with high potential for abuse and no...
By | August 18, 2016