Faculty Focus is a monthly publication
documenting the activities, accomplishments, and honors of the
presented a paper about Latin American
Law with Steve Zamora
at the American Association of Law Libraries on July 18th. He also taught Comparative Civil Procedure
Joyce taught U.S. Copyright Law at
Joan Krause was interviewed by KUHF radio regarding the Merck Vioxx trial in Angleton on July 6th. She also served as guest faculty in the Grand Rounds Lecture Series at the UT Medical School Department of Orthopedic Surgery on July 21st, where she spoke on "Medicare Fraud."
Douglas Moll's article, Shareholder Oppression & Dividend Policy in the Close Corporation, 60 Wash. & Lee L. Rev. 841-924 (2003), was solicited for republication (and was recently republished) in 46 Corp. Prac. Commentator 355-440 (2004-05). The Corporate Practice Commentator is a periodical, now in its 45th year, that is "designed to bring to corporate lawyers and business executives reliable information on recent developments and new thinking in the field of corporation law and practice."." Most of the subscribers are large law firms and corporate law departments around the country.
Oldham drafted a
A. Olivas edited a special issue of the UCLA
Chicano-Latino Law Review, Vol. 25 (Spring, 2005), which contains the papers
from the recent UHLC Hernandez at 50 conference. The special issue includes
eight articles, including the Foreword he
wrote and The Non-Discrimination
Ideal of Hernandez v.
Laura Oren's article "Safari Into the Snake Pit: The State-Created Danger Doctrine," was published in 13 Wm.& Mary Bill Rts. J. 1139 (2005).
Robert Schuwerk sent his proposed corrections and updates to the fourth edition (2005) of his co-authored treatise, HANDBOOK of Texas Lawyer and Judicial Ethics to the publisher. The new edition should be out some time in November or December. He urges one and all to buy multiple copies.
Ira B. Shepard (with Professor Martin J. McMahon, Jr. of the University of Florida Law School) had their article, Privilege and the Work Product Doctrine in Tax Cases, published at 57 Tax Lawyer 405 (2005). He also spoke on "Recent Developments in Federal Income Taxation" at the Denver Tax Institute on July 21st; he has made this presentation at the Denver Tax Institute each year since 1980.
Simons gave a presentation "Health Law in Cyberspace", on July
20th at the 2005 American Association of Law Libraries Annual Meeting and
completed work on forming the advisory board of the Criminal Justice Institute.
She has also finalized plans for a major symposium on the federal sentencing
guidelines to be sponsored by the Criminal Justice Institute and the Houston
Law Review on November18th. The
Institute has also joined forces with the Houston Police Department's "Men
Against Family Violence" campaign. A community forum including representatives
of the entire
Zamora lectured for two days on "International
Litigation in U.S. Courts" to the