Friday, July 11, 2014

Wisconsin Federalinks Fri July 11th

Milwaukee Chapter events: July 17th Jeremy Rabkin (more); July 23rd summer reception; August 19th F.H. Buckley;

Recent news and comment on law and policy:

Administrative Law & Regulation

Is Administrative Law Unlawful? with Philip A. Hamburger and Adam J. White, Practice Group Podcast, Federalist Society

Criminal Law & Procedure

Comments posted on police department’s Facebook page weren’t “fighting words”, On Point, Wisconsin State Public Defender, on State v. Smith, 2013AP2516-CR

Federalism & Separation of Powers

Why Sen. Johnson is right, by Rick Esenberg, Shark and Shepherd

Intellectual Property

Likelihood of Destruction - Restructuring the Trademark Dilution by Blurring Factors in the Trademark Dilution Revision Act of 2006, comment by Derek A. Hawkins, Marquette Intellectual Property Law Review

Labor & Employment Law

Unionizing Domestic Workers?: Harris v. Quinn Decided, with Samuel R. Bagenstos and Andrew Grossman, Practice Group Podcast, Federalist Society


This Day in Liberal Judicial Activism—July 14, by Ed Whelan, Bench Memos, National Review Online, includes Ferdon v. Wisconsin Patients Compensation Fund, 2005 WI 125 (2003AP988)

Professional Responsibility & Legal Education

The Lawyers were Here, by Sue Reisinger, Corporate Counsel

The Docket - July 2014, Eastern District of Wisconsin Bar Association

Religious Liberties

Hobby Lobby and McCullen v. Coakley: HHS Mandate and Abortion Clinic Buffer Zones, with Richard W. Garnett, Erik S. Jaffe, Michael P. Moreland, and Micah J. Schwartzman, Practice Group Podcast, Federalist Society

Religious liberty: not just about religion, by Joseph J. Shimek, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel