Tuesday, September 26, 2017

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RIGHT OF PUBLICITY, IDENTITY, AND PERFORMANCE

By Professor K.J. Greene | Opinions, TJSL
My intellectual property scholarship (“IP”) was among the first to explore the impact of intellectual property rights on African-...

When the Lights go Down in the City...

By Elizabeth Hilliard | Opinions
I’m sure that when Journey wrote this song, they weren’t referring to a massive power outage in southern California.  But, the “sun [was...

The West Memphis Three and their Alford Plea:

By | Current Events
On August 19, 2011, a plea deal nothing short of remarkable was struck in a case that has held the attention of the town of West Memphis...

Romney, Perry Take Center Stage In GOP Race

By Nicholas Arcamone | Current Events
If it feels like it was just yesterday when you watched President Obama take his oath of office; you’re not alone.  The candidates, media...

Weird Legal News

By Megan Mulder | Current Events
As students in law school, we tire of reading endless cases, each one with a different rule which needs to be memorized for a final or a...

Alternative Prospectives on Lawyers and the Law

By Eric Bolt | Opinions
Questions & Answers Perspective: The cardinal tenets of our legal values are strengthened by not only grasping the rules of law...

Advice for Law Students*

By Cameron Spencer | Opinions
Dearest 1L’s, I write to you as you are still young and impressionable in your legal education. I begin my 2L year here at Thomas...

Graduate Students Bear the Brunt of the Budget Crisis

By Jared Drucker | Current Events
Whether you consider yourself a Conservative, Democrat, Liberal, Republican, red, blue, or some hue of purple; we can all agree on the...

Better Than Your Mother's Brisket at Ritual Tavern

By Sarah Stewart-Bussey | Opinions
If I tell you this, you have to promise not to tell my mother. Do you promise? Okay. Here it is. I may have had the best brisket of my...

Practical Advice for Law Students with Professor Michael Begovich

By Marty Stratte | TJSL
BIOGRAPHY Professor Michael Begovich has taught Advanced Trial Advocacy and Trial Practice at TJSL since 1996.  An AV-rated attorney...