Faculty

Contact

Paul Holland
Vice Dean and Associate Professor of Law
(206) 398-4135
hollandp@seattleu.edu

Selected Faculty Scholarship

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The Standard of Compensation for Takings

Mark A. Chinen | MINN. J. INT'L L.

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Campus Racial Unrest and the Diversity Bargain

Steven W. Bender | Ind. J.L. & Soc. Equality

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Copyright’s Other Functions

Margaret Chon | Chi. -Kent J. Intell. Prop.

Faculty News

John Kirkwood elected to prestigious legal institute

August 03, 2017

Antitrust scholar Professor John Kirkwood has been elected to The American Law Institute (ALI), the leading independent organization in the United States producing scholarly work to clarify, modernize, and otherwise improve the law. 

Professor, alumna work to improve language access in courts

July 28, 2017

Professor Gillian Dutton and 2008 graduate Kristi Cruz were both significant contributors to a new plan that assists state courts in ensuring access for all limited English proficient (LEP) people who need court services and programs. 

Ethnic studies case heads to trial in Tucson

June 21, 2017

The case that helped launch the law school’s Civil Rights Clinic in 2012 heads back to the courtroom this summer, as Professor Robert Chang and a team of attorneys continue legal efforts to protect ethnic studies in Arizona. 

Korematsu Center joins Michigan fight against Trump's travel ban

May 22, 2017

The Korematsu Center was joined by other amici in filing Eastern District of Michigan amicus brief in Arab American Civil Rights League v. Trump. 

Boruchowitz report: Louisiana's public defender system violates rights of the poor

May 05, 2017

Seattle professor teams up with Southern Poverty Law Center on largest indigent defense case of its kind. 

Ethics expert Professor John Strait retires

April 03, 2017

As Professor Strait prepares to retire at the end of this academic year, he reflected on his long career of working to build a bridge between academia and the practicing bar and bench, and remembered with pride the thousands of students he taught who went on to become talented, hard-working lawyers. 

Korematsu Center joins children of Japanese internment litigants to fight travel ban

February 16, 2017

The center was joined by the children of litigants in the Japanese relocation and incarceration cases from World War II, civil rights organizations, and national and New York bar associations of color. 

Korematsu Center files amicus brief in Washington state's case against Trump

February 06, 2017

In its amicus brief, the Korematsu Center asserts that courts actually can – and should – review executive branch action on immigration.  

Korematsu Center condemns President Trump's executive order restricting immigration

January 29, 2017

Korematsu Center condemns President Trump's executive order restricting immigration 

Clinic wins clemency for Everett man

November 09, 2016

The law school’s Youth Advocacy Clinic recently won clemency for Robert King, a 63-year-old Everett man sentenced to life in prison without parole.  

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