Summer 2020

Features

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The Vision Project

The BC Law faculty discuss where the Covid-19 pandemic may lead us. There ar...

Minuscule in size as the Covid-19 virus is (125 nanometers), it has become a colossal disrupter forcing an e...

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Cautionary Tales

In public and private sectors, ethics and unity have been wanting....

Professor Renee Jones is Associate Dean for Academic Affairs. She teaches and writes on corporate and se...

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The Chair

In a long career that brought down corporate defrauders and eventually lande...

When the Washington, DC, law firm Bryan Cave merged with the London firm Berwin Leighton Paisner in April 20...

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The Land of Music & Piracy

In a copyright showdown between the music industry’s Big Three record labe...

For most of us, what qualifies as an epic music debate is wholly subjective and undertaken all in good fun. ...

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Docket

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A Drug’s Journey

How lawyers make cures happen....

As the world’s scientists race to find a vaccine for Covid-19, all eyes are on the biopharmaceutical indus...

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A Great Judge Examined

Wells defends Holmes’ moral convictions in insightful new study....

Oliver Wendell Holmes has long fascinated Professor Catharine Wells, a Boston College Law School professor a...

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The System Has Failed Them

Rappaport hews to policy as a means to fix what ails us....

In hindsight, the event was prescient: A March 9 panel at BC Law on ending mass incarceration while emphasiz...

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Faculty Hires

Atinuke “Tinu” Adediran has assumed the title of David and Pamela Donohue Assistant Professor in business law (succeeding inaugural chairholder Natayla Shnitser, who was p...

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The Elusive Remedy

An experienced eye looks at the Trump impeachment....

What exactly is impeachment and how did what occurred with Trump fit into its constitutional role? With only...

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Copyright  Subtleties

Professor Yen offers nuanced look into the law....

Pocket Résumé Degrees: BS, MA, Stanford University; JD, Harvard. Title Professor and Dean’s Distingui...

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Esquire

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A One-Man Brain Trust

James Champy ’68 applies principles of business reengineering to philanthr...

A globally recognized authority on business reengineering, Jim Champy has always forged his own path. After ...

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Generations

Alaina “Lainey” Sullivan ’15 and her husband Brandon Shemtob ’14. Generations is an ongoing series of portraits of family members who’ve attended BC Law....

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In Every Issue

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Trade You

Growing better transnational relationships....

The Covid-19 pandemic is bringing us another opportunity, more intimate and harrowing than a global financia...

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Beware the Ides of March

We are all shook up. Nothing has been the same since the Ides of March delivered the virus that brought the world to a near standstill. Beware, we’ve been told, of the Ides. In S...

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For the Record

‘DEFENDING JACOB’ MAKES IT TO SCREEN BC Law Magazine has been following the saga of William Landay ’90 and his 2012 bestselling novel, Defending Jacob, as it has made i...

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