Spring 2016

Professor Christina Sautter’s latest article, "The Golden Ratio of Corporate Deal-Making," was published in The Journal of Corporation Law.

Professor Philip Hackney was quoted by the Wall Street Journal for the article "House Republicans Seek to Block IRS Collection of Nonprofit Donor Data." Read the article here.

An excerpt of Professor Christina Sautter’s Brooklyn Law Review article on the use of go-shop provisions in public company merger agreements was quoted in Claire Hill, Brian JM Quinn and Steven Davidoff Solomon’s new textbook, Mergers and Acquisitions: Law, Theory, and Practice (West 2016).

Professor Philip Hackney was quoted by Tax Notes for the article "Pot Church May Not Provide Catechism for Aspiring EOs."

Professor Christine Corcos was interviewed by the Washington Post in the April 11 article "Why Hollywood studios are taking a stand against an anti-revenge-porn bill." Read the article here.

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The LSU Paul M. Hebert Law Center Commencement will take place Friday, May 27, 2016, at 10 a.m. at the Baton Rouge River Center in downtown Baton Rouge. LSU Law alum and Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards will deliver the 2016 LSU Law Center commencement address.
LSU Law professor Michael Coenen has been named a recipient of the 2016 LSU Alumni Association Rising Faculty Research Award. The award “recognizes faculty at the rank of assistant professor who have outstanding records of scholarship and published research.”
The LSU Law Center has moved up six spots to No. 34 in the nation for the excellence of its moot court program in rankings released by the Blakley Advocacy Institute at the University of Houston Law Center.
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LSU Law Professor John Devlin was named the recipient of the 2016 Susan C. Kalinka Award for Advocacy Programs Coach of the Year at Thursday night’s Advocacy Programs Banquet.
The LSU Law Center and the U.S. Army War College Eisenhower Series College Program will host a free panel discussion on current national security and military issues as well as government policies. The event is open to the public and will be held Wednesday, April 20, 2016, at 2 p.m. in the McKernan Auditorium at the Law Center.
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The LSU Law Center is ranked No. 41 by Above the Law, which bases its scores on employment data, tuition and cost, job placement and student debt.