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September

Professor Chander Comments on Online Privacy Rights for KXTV

Professor Joh Comments for The Guardian on Police Use of Wireless Emergency Alert System

Professor Joo Comments on Sacramento Arena Project for KOVR

Professor Larson Cited in Sixth Circuit Firearms Case

Professor Dodge Meets to Discuss Restatement of Foreign Relations Law

Professor Imwinkelried Presents at University College Dublin

Professor Soucek Speaks to San Joaquin Chapter of Federal Bar Association

Professor Frank Files Brief in California Supreme Court Environmental Case

Professor Bennoune to Present to United Nations General Assembly

Professor Emeritus Reynoso Publishes Op-ed in the Huffington Post

Dean Johnson Interviewed on Economics of Immigration by Southern California Public Radio

Associate Dean Sunder Comments for Media on City of Davis and Gandhi Statue

Professor McAllister's Advocacy for "End of Life Option" Featured in Princeton Alumni Weekly

Dean Johnson Comments on Trump Immigration Claim for Washington Post

Professor Chin Contributes Expertise to National Constitution Center Website

Professor Joslin Speaks at Vanderbilt Law School Public Interest Law Conference

Professor Imwinkelried Speaks at Scientific Evidence Seminar in Lausanne, Switzerland

Professor Pruitt Presents at Royal Geographical Society Annual Meeting

Senior Associate Dean Sunder and Professor Peter Lee Participate in Stanford Intellectual Property Roundtable

Professor Chin Comments for Associated Press on Arizona Sheriff's Contempt Order

August

Professor Tang Comments for Daily Journal on California Supreme Court

Professor Angela Harris among 'Most-Cited Critical Theory Law Faculty'

Research by Professor Shestowsky Featured in Dispute Resolution Magazine

Professor Horton Comments on Extreme Sports for New York Times Blog

Professor Imwinkelried Interviewed by Bloomberg BNA

Professor Chander Presents at Stanford Intellectual Property Conference

Professor Pruitt Speaks at Rural Sociological Society Annual Meeting

Professor Jasmine Harris Presents at 2016 Lavender Law Conference

Professor Brownstein Provides Expertise for National Constitution Center Website

Professor Joh Comments on DNA Theft for Hollywood Reporter

Professor Pruitt Comments on Rural Poverty for Tulsa World

Holly Cooper Speaks on Refugee Crisis at ABA Annual Meeting

Professor Joh Speaks on Surveillance Technology at ABA Annual Meeting

King Hall Mourns Founding Dean Edward L. Barrett, Jr.

Professor Larson Comments on Supreme Court's Future for Wall Street Journal

Professor Brownstein Comments for The Atlantic on Tax-Exempt Organizations and Political Activity

Professor Ikemoto Comments for Los Angeles Times on Human Egg Cells and Medical Research

Professor Soucek Cited in Seventh Circuit Opinion

Professor Larson Comments on Treason and Donald Trump for NBC

Professor Imwinkelried Interviewed by Litigation

Professor Chander Comments on ‘Digital Discrimination' for New Scientist

Professor Frank Comments for Greenwire on Bruce Babbitt and California Water Plan

Professor Bennoune Keynotes Feminist Dissent Journal Launch

Dean Johnson Comments on Trump Immigration Plan for Sacramento News & Review

Professor Shestowsky Presents for Mental Health Services Oversight and Accountability Committee

July

Professor Larson Cited in Second Amendment Case

Professor Shestowsky Addresses Mandela Fellows on Negotiation Strategy

Professor Chander Publishes Op-ed on ‘Data Localization'

Professor Lee Comments on Patent Venue Reform for Daily Journal

Professor Joh Comments for Media on Use of Police Robot to Kill Dallas Sniper

Dean Johnson Interviewed on Supreme Court and Obama Immigration Policy

Professor Brownstein Comments on Same-Sex Marriage and Religious Freedom for ABA Journal

Dean Johnson Publishes Immigration Op-ed in Sacramento Bee

Dean Johnson Comments on Immigration Claim for PolitiFact

Professor Lin Publishes Op-ed on Chemical Safety Legislation in Daily Journal

Dean Johnson Comments on Trump Immigration Plan for Vox.com

Professor Afsharipour Presents at National Business Law Scholars Conference

Professor Joslin Presents Revised Uniform Parentage Act at Uniform Law Commission Meeting

Dean Johnson to Speak at Law School Diversity Conference

Professor Afsharipour Speaks at 8th Annual Berle Corporate Governance Symposium

Holly Cooper Speaks at AILA Annual Conference on Immigration Law

Professor Elmendorf Participates in NYU School of Law Gerrymandering Workshop

Professor Gabriel "Jack" Chin Appointed to Edward L. Barrett Chair

New Faculty Join King Hall

Dean Johnson Comments on Supreme Court Ruling for Christian Science Monitor, Newsweek, KPFA

Professor Frank Comments for New York Times on California Initiative Process Controversy

María Blanco Interviewed on Supreme Court Rulings on Capital Public Radio

Professor Chin Publishes SCOTUSblog Op-ed on U.S. v. Texas

Professor Pruitt Discusses Supreme Court Abortion Case on Capital Public Radio

Professor Lee Speaks at University of Texas Law School

Professor Soucek Speaks at Yale Law School

Professor Frank Speaks to Bar Association of San Francisco Environmental Law Section

June

King Hall Faculty Contribute Expertise to Supreme Court Media Coverage

Professor Chin Cited in Supreme Court Dissent

Professor Frank Comments on Groundwater Management for Capital Public Radio

Holly Cooper Travels to Greece to Provide Legal Aid to Syrian Refugees

Professor Afsharipour's Handbook on Corporate Governance Cited in Business Standard

Professor Bennoune Speaks at Smithsonian

Professor Larson Speaks on World War II Internment Case at Summer Institute

Associate Dean Sunder, Professor Chander Present at China University of Political Science and Law

Professor Soucek Speaks at Humboldt University in Berlin

Scholarship by Professor Imwinkelried Included in National Academy of Sciences Educational Module

Professor Chin Discusses Immigration and Nationality Act on C-SPAN

Professor Bennoune Publishes Op-ed on Orlando Shooting in Huffington Post

Professor Chin Comments for Associated Press on Collateral Consequences of Criminal Convictions

Professor Larson Comments on Trump Muslim Immigration Ban for American Prospect

Professor Chander Gives Keynote at Conference in Seoul

Professor Joh Cited in The Atlantic on Private Security Concerns

Professor Frank Teaches Comparative Environmental Law in Como, Italy

Professor Reynoso Publishes Op-ed on Trump in Washington Post

King Hall Faculty Present at Law and Society Association 2016 Annual Meeting

Dean Johnson Comments on Trump University Suit for Washington Post

Professor Afsharipour Comments for San Francisco Chronicle on Staples-Office Depot Merger Injunction

Dean Johnson Comments for PolitiFact on Trump Accusation

Professor Bennoune's UN Mission to Cyprus Draws Media Coverage

Professor Joh Comments on Surveillance Technology for Ars Technica

Professor Dodge Reappointed to State Department's Advisory Committee on International Law

Professor Jasmine Harris Selected to Present at Health Law Scholars Workshop

Professor Joslin Presents at Family Law Scholars and Teachers Conference

Professor Chander Speaks at ACLU Event

Dean Johnson Debates Obama Immigration Policy on Scholar's Mate

Professor Chander Cited in International Trade Commission Report

May

Dean Johnson Comments on Latinos and California Primary for KPCC

Professor Chin Quoted in New York Times on Federal Court Decision

Professor Joo Appears in PBS Documentary on Sacramento Redevelopment

Professor Afsharipour Comments on Proposed Bayer-Monsanto Merger for Sacramento Business Journal

Professor Chin Listed among Most-Cited Criminal Law & Procedure Faculty

Professor Pruitt Publishes Op-ed in Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

Karima Bennoune to Assess Cultural Rights in Cyprus

Professor Shestowsky's Research Featured in Alternatives to the High Cost of Litigation

Professor Bennoune Keynotes Indigenous Peoples' Rights Conference

Professor Jasmine Harris Presents at Duke Law School

Professor Imwinkelried Attends Meeting of National Conference of Bar Examinations Committee

Professor Joh Comments for Wired on Government Hacking of Private Computers

Professor Dodge Cited by Second Circuit Judge Pooler

Professor Lin Comments for Media on Environmental Lawsuit

Professor Chin Presents to Riverside County Bar Association

Professor Afsharipour Presents at University of San Diego

Professor Ikemoto Speaks on Reproductive Economy at Cal Poly

Professor Joh Speaks on High-tech Surveillance at Ars Technica Event

Professor Dodge Presents Draft of Restatement (Fourth) of Foreign Relations Law

Professor Lin Speaks on Environmental Law at Arizona State University

King Hall Community Mourns Professor Richard Wydick

Dean Johnson Interviewed on Supreme Court Immigration Case by Capital Public Radio

Professor Soucek Honored in Society for Aesthetics Essay Contest

Professor Shanske Quoted on City Finance Dispute in Record Searchlight

Professor Dodge Cited by District Court

Professors Bhagwat, Soucek Present at Yale Conference

Professor Chander Speaks at World Trade Organization Conference

Professor Dodge Publishes on ‘Business and Human Rights Litigation in U.S. Courts Before and After Kiobel'

Dean Johnson Elected to Fellows of the American Bar Foundation

Professor Bhagwat Publishes Commentary in New York Times

Professor Bennoune Interviewed by Sacramento Bee

Professor Ikemoto Quoted in New York Times

Dean Johnson Comments on U.S. v. Texas for Federalist Society Podcast

Professor Ikemoto Publishes Commentary on Supreme Court Healthcare Case

Professor Ventry Cited in Philadelphia Inquirer

Professor Dodge Speaks at Stanford Law School

Professor Chin Presents at University of Tennessee School of Law

Professor Shestowsky Keynotes Mediation Society Event

April

Dean Johnson Publishes Op-eds in Fortune and Sacramento Bee on Supreme Court Immigration Case

Professor Florey Comments for Daily Journal on Supreme Court Case

Dean Johnson Re-elected as President of Legal Services of Northern California

King Hall Hosts Sacramento County Bar Association IP Section, Professors Biagioli and Lee Speak

Professor Bennoune Speaks at 'Linking the Security of Women and the Security of States'

Professor Chander Speaks at Columbia University

Professor Frank Speaks at California Water Policy Conference

Professor Joh Speaks at Stanford Law School

Professor Larson Speaks on U.S. Constitution to El Dorado County Democratic Party

Professor Lee Presents Paper at Cardozo School of Law

Dean Johnson Comments on Supreme Court Immigration Case for Talking Points Memo

Professor Ventry Comments on Tax Policy for The Atlantic

Dean Johnson, Professor Chin Comment on Immigration Claim for Politifact

Professor Frank Comments for Capitol Public Radio, KFBK on Environmental Lawsuit

Professor Harris Delivers Lecture in Honor of the Boochever and Bird Endowed Chair

Professor Frank Files Brief in Ninth Circuit Water Law Case

Professor Ikemoto Presents at ‘Baby Markets International Congress'

Dean Johnson Comments for Bloomberg BNA on Ninth Circuit Immigration Ruling

Professor Bennoune Quoted in CNN Report on Murder of Bangladeshi Law Student

Professor Shanske Speaks at University of California Center Sacramento

Professor Shestowsky Comments on Jury Deliberations for Eureka Times-Standard

Professor Lin Comments on Judge Garland for National Law Journal

Professor Shestowsky Speaks at American Bar Association Dispute Resolution Conference

Professor Bennoune Lectures at Brandeis University

Professor Chander Speaks at Silicon Valley Human Rights Conference

Sacramento La Raza Lawyers Renamed to Honor Professor Reynoso

Professor Ventry Comments for Bloomberg BNA on Tax Court Judge's Indictment

Scholarship by Professor Afsharipour Featured on IndiaCorporateLaw Blog

Professor Villazor Presents at Santa Clara School of Law

Professor Chin Speaks at Wake Forest Law Review Symposium

Professor Pruitt Speaks at Annual Meeting of the American Association of Geographers

Professor Villazor Speaks at Columbia Law School

Professor Lin, Former Clerk for Judge Garland, Comments for Media on Supreme Court Nomination

Associate Dean Sunder, Professor Lee Listed among Most-Cited Intellectual Property Scholars

Dean Johnson Quoted in Latin Times

Professor Ventry Comments for Bloomberg BNA on Whistleblower Case

Holly Cooper Quoted on Ninth Circuit Ruling in Law360

Maria Blanco Comments for NBC News on Supreme Court Vacancy

Professor Frank Comments on Proposed Legislation for Inside Climate News

Professor Imwinkelried Comments for Media on Expert Testimony and Scientific Evidence

Professor Pruitt Speaks at Princeton University

Professor Shestowsky Presents Empirical Research in New York City

Professor Joh Speaks at NYU School of Law Conference

Professor Pruitt Keynotes Rural West Initiative Conference

Professor Chandrasekher Presents at Texas Law

Associate Dean Sunder Keynotes South Asian Bar Association of Sacramento Anniversary Reception

UC Davis Immigration Law Clinic and Lecturer Amagda Pérez Honored by California State Assembly

March

Dean Johnson Interviewed by KPCC on Minors in Immigration Court

Professor Ikemoto Speaks on Assisted Reproductive Technology

Professor Ventry Interviewed by WalletHub on Property Tax

Professor Shanske Speaks at Tulane University Tax Roundtable

Professor Joslin Attends Uniform Law Commission Parentage Act Committee Meeting

Professor Frank Speaks at Inter-American Development Bank Sustainability Event

Professor Bennoune Presents First Report as Special Rapporteur to the United Nations

Professor Joh Comments on Surveillance Technology for Ars Technica

Professor Chin Interviewed on Supreme Court Immigration Case by Courthouse News Service

Professor Chander Speaks at Council on Foreign Relations Roundtable

Professor Afsharipour Presents at UC Hastings College of the Law

Professor Imwinkelried Interviewed on KPCC

Professor Frank Comments for Media on Ninth Circuit Environmental Ruling

Professor Frank Comments for Daily Journal on Property Rights Case

Professor Bhagwat Publishes Supreme Court Op-ed on Newsweek Site

Professor Joh Publishes Op-ed on FBI v. Apple in Sacramento Bee

Professor Ventry Comments on Trump Tax Returns for Tax Analysts

Professor Joh Comments for The Recorder on Apple v. FBI

Professor Bennoune Speaks at High-Level United Nations Event

Professor Ventry Comments on Sprint Nextel Appeal for Bloomberg BNA

Professor Joslin Presents at West Coast Law & Society Retreat

Professor Pruitt Presents at Poverty Law Conference

Professor Bennoune Delivers Edward Said Memorial Lecture at England's University of Warwick

Professor Chander Speaks to APEC Business Advisory Council

February

Professor Frank Publishes Op-ed on Legal Battle over Clean Power Plan

Dean Johnson Speaks on Undocumented Legal Services Center in UC Davis Capitol Speaker Series

Professor Dodge Speaks on Investor-State Dispute Settlement

Professor Chander Lectures at Case Western University School of Law

Associate Dean Sunder Lectures at Indiana University School of Law

Professor Joh Speaks at UC Berkeley Center for the Study of Law and Society

Professor Frank Speaks to California Environmental Protection Agency

Professors Chin and Villazor Speak on Immigration and Nationality Act

Dean Johnson Comments for Media on Justice Scalia

Professor Chin Cited in Sixth Circuit Opinion

Professor Frank Quoted in Los Angeles Times on Environmental Lawsuits

Professor Ikemoto Comments for Slate on Surrogacy Agreements

Professor McAllister Speaks at University Oregon School of Law

Professor Shestowsky Honored with Dispute Resolution Advancement Award

Professor Bennoune Honored by International Action Network for Gender Equity & Law

Professor Joh Cited in The Guardian

Professor Brownstein Speaks on Religious Freedom and LGBT Rights at ABA Midyear Meeting

Professor Chin Speaks at ‘Policing in America' Symposium

Professor Joh Speaks at Harvard on ‘Big Data' and Policing

Professor Joslin Appointed as Reporter for Uniform Law Commission Parentage Act Committee

Professor Afsharipour Interviewed on Corporate Governance by Business Standard, Times of India

Professor Jasmine Harris Appointed to Executive Committee of AALS Law & Mental Disability Section

Professor Frank Speaks on Federalism and Environmental Law at Ronald Reagan Presidential Library

Professor Horton Presents at Tulane Law School

Professor Frank Co-authors Report on Federal Response to Western Drought

January

Professor Peter Lee to Receive 2016 Distinguished Teaching Award

Professor Rex Perschbacher Elected to American Law Institute

Professor Ventry Appointed to Serve on IRS Advisory Council

Professor Joh Authors Commentary for New York Times

Professor Chin Interviewed on Al Jazeera America on Presidential Eligibility Requirements

Dean Johnson Cited on Racial Profiling in Huffington Post

Professor Joh Comments for USA Today on FBI Child Pornography Investigation

United Nations Releases Professor Bennoune's Statement on Forced Evictions in Pakistan

King Hall Faculty Speak in UC Davis Campus Book Project Events

Professor Bennoune Speaks at Muslims for Progressive Values Event

Professor Dodge Presents Draft of Restatement (Fourth) of Foreign Relations Law to ALI Council

Professor Pruitt Speaks on Rwandan Genocide at Texas Christian University

Professor Frank Speaks on Developments in Environmental Law to Sacramento County Bar Association

Professor Ikemoto Comments for New York Times on Frozen Embryos and Anti-Abortion Groups

Professor Afsharipour's Handbook on Corporate Governance Draws Widespread Media Attention

Professor Larson Publishes Op-ed on Supreme Court Case in Daily Journal

Professor Harris Appointed to Executive Committee of AALS Evidence Section

UC Davis School of Law Shines at AALS Annual Meeting

Professor Chin Quoted in Los Angeles Times on Presidential Eligibility

Professor Afsharipour Participates in The Directors' Collective Events in India

Professor Bennoune Publishes Essay on Anniversary of Charlie Hebdo Attacks

Professor Chin Comments for PolitiFact on ‘Gun Show Loophole'

Professor Frank Comments on California Supreme Court 2015 Environmental Rulings for Daily Journal

Professor Imwinkelried Interviewed by New Science on Microbial Forensics

Professor Lewis Writes on Teaching Transactional Skills for Columbia Law School Blog

Professor Biagioli Gives Keynote Lecture at Venice International University Conference

Dean Johnson Writes on Trump Immigration Proposal for National Law Journal

Professor Emerita West Comments for Wall Street Journal on Fair Pay Act

Professor Chin Interviewed on Presidential Eligibility by Southern California Public Radio

Professor Joh Cited in Fusion on DNA Databases

Professor Frank Quoted in Los Angeles Times, Associated Press on California Supreme Court Ruling

Professor Hillman Comments for American Lawyer on Changing Firm Mobility Policies

Professor Ventry Comments for Bloomberg BNA on False Claim Acts

Dean Johnson Comments on Immigration Detention for Sacramento News & Review