News and Features


Rex Tillerson, center, former chief executive officer of Exxon Mobil Corp., departs from state court in New York on Oct. 30, 2019.
November 12
The Intercept: Professor Mary Wood’s work on “Atmospheric Trust Litigation” is mentioned.
Oregon Representative Peter DeFazio in classroom speaking to Oregon Law Students
November 12
Daily Emerald: Oregon Representative Peter DeFazio spoke to University of Oregon students on Friday in the William W. Knight Law School about his work in Congress during, in his words, an “unprecedented time in our history
Mary Kathryn Nagle sitting at desk
November 12
Daily Emerald: The University of Oregon Law School will host playwright and lawyer Mary Kathryn Nagle Tuesday for the Annual Rennard Strickland Lecture. Nagle’s lecture will be on Tribal Sovereignty: The Origins of Environmental Law. 
Man on podium address a large seated audience
November 8
Around the O: Guests heard members of the University of Oregon community - including Professor Michelle McKinley - who spoke at Wings: UO Presidential Speaker Series.
11 Nonbinary Oregonians, Basic Rights Oregon, ACLU and Oregon Law faculty pose for photo
November 7
ACLU Oregon: Assistant Professor Sarah Adams-Schoen, who submitted a brief on behalf of twenty-five professors from Oregon’s three law schools, is quoted.
back-to-back traffic on a six-lane freeway
November 6
The Hill: The story mentions research by Assistant Professor Greg Dotson.
Mary Wood speaking at podium
November 1
ABA Journal: The work of Professor Mary Wood is highlighted.
LRW Faculty (Left to Right): Liz Frost, Joan Rocklin, Rebekah Hanley, The Honorable Jean Rosenbluth, Megan McAlpin, Latisha Nixon-Jones, Suzanne Rowe
October 31
U.S. Magistrate Judge Jean P. Rosenbluth made her case for the importance of legal writing as Oregon Law’s  2019-20 Galen Distinguished Guest Lecture in Legal Writing.  
still from movie of Megyn Kelly (played by Charlize Theron) and Gretchen Carlson (Nicole Kidman)
October 29
The Hollywood Reporter: Associate Professor Elizabeth Tippett is quoted. 
traffic on NY bridge
October 28
The Washington Post: Assistant Professor Greg Dotson provides expert commentary.