Prof. Jordan Steiker, holder of the Judge Robert M Parker Endowed Chair in Law and the co-director of the School of Law's Capital Punishment Center, has been awarded the Hamilton Book Award, the highest honor for literary achievement given by the university to UT Austin authors.
Texas Law Prof. Linda Mullenix is a close student of the Supreme Court, and has her eye on several significant cases scheduled this term: Joseph Jesner v. Arab Bank and the cases Ernst & Young LLP v. Morris, EPIC Systems Corp. v. Lewis, and NLRB v. Murphy Oil USA.
Texas Law Prof. H.W. Perry has been named the recipient of the 2017 Teaching and Mentoring Award from the Law and Courts Section of the American Political Science Teaching Association. The award was announced at APSA's annual meetings in San Francisco on September 4.
A conversation with Texas Law Prof. Stephen I. Vladeck about his latest scholarship, a close look at the overlooked implications of the 2016 SCTUS opinion in Montgomery v. Louisiana.
This Labor Day, Prof. Willy Forbath and Temple Law School Prof. Brishen Rogers co-authored an opinion piece for The New York Times suggesting profound changes to labor law in the interest of serving a new generation of labor.