UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law
August 29, 2016
CALENDAR

Aug. 30-Sept. 2:* Gaming Law Conference: Regulating Land-Based Casinos

Aug. 30:* Faculty Enrichment - David Winterton

Sept. 1:* Faculty Enrichment - Scholarship Workshop

Sept. 5: Labor Day Recess

Sept. 7:* Faculty Enrichment - Clinical & Experiential Teaching Brownbag

Sept. 7: University Forum Lecture Series: Originalism After Scalia

Sept. 8:* CLE: On the Cutting Edge: Tech Innovations for Resolving and Managing Conflict

Sept. 8: Presidential Debate Lecture Series: Obama/Romney Debates

Sept. 9:* CLE: End of Life Symposium

*Boyd event

For a full listing of events, view the law school calendar here.

UNLV From the News Center

Welcome back! In order to get you caught up on what's been happening at Boyd, below is a compilation of announcements, activities and media appearances from over the summer break.


ANNOUNCEMENTS

A Different Approach: Saltman Center Offers Mediation Trainings

Water Crisis: Conflict ... or Resolution?

Professor Marketa Trimble Writes Chapter on Geoblocking

An Exercise in Juggling and Focus

Boyd Alumnus Colin Seale '12 Honored by ACLU of Nevada

Nevada Business Magazine Names 104 Boyd Alumni to 2016 Legal Elite

Boyd School of Law Ranks Fifth on List of Law Schools Students Want to Attend

Boyd Alumna Hillary Gaston Walsh '12 Named a 2016 Pro Bono Publico Award Recipient

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IN THE MEDIA


Deportations of undocumented immigrants at nine-year low as election nears
Las Vegas Review-Journal
- 8/28/16
Professor Michael Kagan

Groundwater Declines Seen, Even in Wet Climates: Studies

Bloomberg BNA
- 8/23/16
Senior Fellow Patricia Mulroy

Consumer Financial Protection Bureau: Outlaw some company-forced arbitration

People's World
- 8/12/16
Professor Jean Sternlight

Clark County School Board's credibility takes hit in wake of decision on district reorganization
Las Vegas Sun
- 8/11/16
Professor Sylvia Lazos

Poker Player, Venture Capitalist, and Benefactor
UNLV News Center
- 8/10/16
Boyd alumnus Perry Friedman '16

With restrictive ruling on noncompetes, casinos could be forced to adjust
Las Vegas Sun
- 8/10/16
Professor Ruben Garcia

Lawyers of the Desert
Las Vegas Woman Magazine
- 8/9/16
Boyd alumnae Paola Armeni '03 and Brandi Cassady '12

UNLV Boyd School of Law to Hold 7th Annual Community Law Day
UNLV News Center
- 8/8/16

Allegiant Teamster Pilots Say 'It's a Better Airline' After Contract Deal
TheStreet
- 8/5/16
Professor Ruben Garcia

UNLV law school hosts Aug. 27 event to help people seal criminal records
Las Vegas Review-Journal
- 8/4/16

Expecting rules to tighten around shell companies after Panama Papers? Not likely
McClatchy DC
- 8/1/16
Professor Eric Franklin

Second Circuit's Decision in Microsoft v. U.S. (Data Stored in Ireland): Good News for Internet Users?
Technology & Marketing Law Blog
- 8/1/16
Professor Marketa Trimble

The 'politics of water' transcends party affiliation
Colorado State University Source
- 8/1/16
Senior Fellow Patricia Mulroy

UNLV working to boost legal aid resources for undocumented children
Las Vegas Review-Journal
- 7/31/16
Dean Daniel Hamilton, Professor Michael Kagan, and alumnae Alissa Cooley '14 and Katelyn Leese '14

Nevada Supreme Court considers school choice program
SFGATE
- 7/29/16
Professor Sylvia Lazos

Board rejects Trump's challenge to Las Vegas hotel unionization effort
Las Vegas Sun
- 7/28/16
Professor Ruben Garcia

Former Cowley student receives award from American Bar Association
Cowley College
- 7/28/16
Boyd alumna Hillary Gaston Walsh '12

Opinion Blocking DOL Rule Cites Clash With Ethics Rules
Bloomberg BNA
- 7/27/16
Professor Ruben Garcia

I-Team: Court interpreters needed in Nevada
KLAS-TV 8 News Now
- 7/26/16
Professor Sylvia Lazos

Boyd Law Professor, Students Aid Shade Tree Shelter Clients
KNPR
- 7/25/16
Adjunct Professor Joe Regalia
Student Shani Coleman

Western Water Symposium focuses on water politics
Colorado State University Source
- 7/15/16
Senior Fellow Patricia Mulroy

College Men for Trump
The New York Times
- 7/14/16
Professor Ann McGinley

Las Vegas mom killed by husband didn't meet protection order standards, court says
Las Vegas Review-Journal
- 7/6/16
Professor Elizabeth MacDowell

College of Southern Nevada creates scholarship for undocumented immigrants
Las Vegas Review-Journal
- 7/1/16
Professor Michael Kagan

President's 2016 Classified Rookie of the Year
UNLV News Center
- 6/29/16
Boyd Administrative Assistant Mayara Cueto-Diaz

New Faces: Brian Wall
UNLV News Center
- 6/27/16
Director of Graduate Programs Brian Wall

WHERE THE "PUCK" IS GOING -- AND WHAT FACULTY SHOULD DO TO HELP STUDENTS GET THERE
Indisputably
- 6/26/16
Professor Lydia Nussbaum

Will 'Las Vegas Law' be renewed by Investigation Discovery?
Las Vegas Review-Journal
- 6/25/16
The Boyd School of Law hosted District Attorney Steve Wolfson during a panel discussion about his TV show

Law & ardor
Desert Companion
- 6/24/16
Professor Sylvia Lazos

Pro Bono Matters in the District
American Bar Association
- 6/17/16
Professor Francine Lipman

GOP campaign mail severely distorts complex issue of transgender bathroom access
PolitiFact Nevada
- 6/13/16
Professor Ann McGinley

Experts put social harms of daily fantasy sports on (mock) trial
Las Vegas Sun
- 6/10/16
Adjunct Professor Jennifer Roberts

Calling Out Drone War as a War Crime
Consortium News
- 6/8/16
The Boyd School of Law hosted a symposium on drone warfare March 30

Variety of perspectives strengthen business
Vegas Inc.
- 6/6/16
The Boyd School of Law Diversity Fellowship Program is highlighted in guest column promoting a diverse workforce

Hillary Clinton - Rear Vision - 8:15 mark
RN-ABC Radio National, Australian Broadcasting Corporation
- 6/5/16
Professor Ann McGinley

Legal Elite 2016: Nevada's Top Attorneys
Nevada Business Magazine
- 6/1/16
Nevada Business Magazine names 104 Boyd alumni to its 2016 Legal Elite list

The Top Law Schools Students REALLY Want To Go To (2016)
Above the Law
- 6/1/16
The Boyd School of Law ranks fifth on top 10 list of law schools with the highest yield rates for the 2015-16 academic year

10 Law Schools Where the Most Accepted Students Enroll
U.S. News & World Report
- 5/31/16
The Boyd School of Law ranks fifth on top 10 list of law schools with the highest yield rates for the 2015-16 academic year

People on the Move: May 29-June 4
Vegas Inc.
- 5/30/16
Senior Fellow Nancy Brune

Efforts underway to restore Stewart Indian School, a Carson City landmark with a bittersweet legacy
Las Vegas Review-Journal
- 5/29/16
Boyd alumnus Kostan Lathouris '15

Interim chancellor says colleges must prepare for new era
Las Vegas Sun
- 5/27/16
Acting Chancellor and Professor John Valery White

Nevada's new higher education boss vows to work with lawmakers
Las Vegas Review-Journal
- 5/27/16
Acting Chancellor and Professor John Valery White

Details of proposed contract for acting NSHE chancellor
Reno Gazette-Journal
- 5/23/16
Acting Chancellor and Professor John Valery White

Bill Boyd's passion for hometown burns bright as ever
Las Vegas Sun
- 5/22/16
Boyd School of Law namesake and founder William S. Boyd

Tony Bennett's medley ramps up the power at 'Power of Love'
Las Vegas Sun
- 5/22/16
Boyd School of Law namesake and founder William S. Boyd

Former UNLV provost White tapped for interim chancellor
Las Vegas Sun
- 5/20/16
Acting Chancellor and Professor John Valery White

Gaming associate joins firm's Las Vegas office
Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie
- 5/20/16
Boyd alumna Mary Tran '15

Nevada guardianship panel likes subpoena power of Florida county
Las Vegas Review-Journal
- 5/20/16
The Thomas & Mack Moot Court at the Boyd School of Law hosted members of a Nevada Supreme Court panel for a discussion on the guardianship system

Regents eye UNLV professor for temporary chancellor job
Las Vegas Review-Journal
- 5/20/16
Acting Chancellor and Professor John Valery White

UNLV professor may be named acting higher ed chancellor
Reno Gazette-Journal
- 5/20/16
Acting Chancellor and Professor John Valery White

Pisanelli Bice Welcomes New Associates
Nevada Business Magazine
- 5/19/16
Boyd alumnus Shawn Walkenshaw '12

Symposium: Workers remain at risk post-Zubik v. Burwell
SCOTUSblog
- 5/17/16
Professor Leslie Griffin

Clark County schools waiting to comment on federal transgender requirement
Las Vegas Review-Journal
- 5/13/16
Professor Ann McGinley

TMWA hire, promotions
Northern Nevada Business Weekly
- 5/13/16
Boyd alumnus John Zimmerman '05

Professor's Judicial Nomination 'A Good Sign' for Boyd Law School
KNPR's State of Nevada
- 5/12/16
Dean Daniel Hamilton
Professor Anne Traum

Should public money be used for private school?
Public Radio International
- 5/12/16
Professor Sylvia Lazos

Ethical Transparency: Why the Department of Labor's Persuader Rule Does Not Conflict with Attorneys' Professional Responsibilities
ACS Blog
- 5/11/16
Professor Ruben Garcia

Here's A Good Reason For The Fourth Amendment To Apply To Immigration Courts
Huffington Post
- 5/10/16
Professor Michael Kagan

Judge who refused to revoke bail says there was 'no indication' of threat before day care slaying
Las Vegas Review-Journal
- 5/9/16
Professor Elizabeth MacDowell

Going Beyond the Minimum
U.S. News & World Report
- 5/6/16
Professor Ruben Garcia

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