KU Law Magazine | Fall 2007
A magazine for alumni and friends of the University of Kansas School of Law.
Fall/Winter 2007 COMMENCEMENT MAY 2007 Clockwise from top left: Drew Nicholls and family; (L-R) Aimee Minnich, Rachel McRea, and Minal Patni; Derek Hanson being hooded by Professor Dickinson; (L-R) Jonathan Dilly, Tucker Poling, Kyle Binns, and Anthony Orrick; (L-R)Aaron Johnstun, Joseph Wright, Erik Tate and Lauren Akitake. TABLE OF CONTENTS 0 2 F e at u r E Student Summer Experiences Run Gamut of Legal Career Options 1 0 G r e e n H a ll N e w s Introducing New Faces in Green Hall Updates & Achievements In Diversity 2006-07 Student Awards & Prizes Danny Moskowitz, 2L with attorney Marvin Ballin. Regulation of GMOs Focus of Law Journal Symposium Levy Selected Distinguished Professor of Constitutional Law Former Japanese Consul General Lectures at Diplomatâ€™s Forum Faculty Kudos Career Services Update Funeral Picketing Laws and Free Speech: Excerpt International Law Forum Faculty Notes 3 2 Al u m n i N e w s Two Distinguished Law Alumni Honored at Hooding Ceremony Call for Nominations James Woods Green Medallions Presented 50/50+ Reunion Leben Appointed to Court of Appeals Alumni Notes Outreach Activities Update 4 4 L e t t e r f r om t h e D e a n AN D D O N O R RE P O RT Contributors: Gail Agrawal Diana Lee Crystal Mai Sandy Patti Kevin Kelly Stephen Mazza Todd Rogers David Gottlieb Stephen McAllister Photo Credits: Steve Puppe University Relations Chappel Photography G r ap h i c D e s i g n : Jackie Berra email@example.com university of kansas | School of Law 1 Student Summer Experienc Run Gamut of Legal Career Op 2 Fall/Winter 2007 | UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS LAW ces Options KU Law students spend their summers learning in as many settings as there are varieties of legal practice. They develop their practical lawyering skills in small and large practices, public agencies and businesses all over the state, nation and world. They take law classes at home and abroad and they volunteer their time and intellect in far-flung regions of the world that most of us can only read about. You may be surprised to learn what KU Law students do during the summer. university of kansas | FEATURE ARTICLE 3 “A lot of people of my generation are looking at not addressing problems as they come, but addressing them before they come.” – Burton Warrington Allen Doyel Burton Warrington Allen Doyel: Tokyo, Japan To further his knowledge in the field of intellectual property and to fulfill a desire to see Japan, third-year law student Allen Doyel participated in the Santa Clara University Summer Abroad Program in Tokyo. The Santa Clara program divides the summer into two halves. Students take Japanese law classes taught in English during the first half and spend the second half participating in internships with law firms and corporations in Japan. Allen attended classes on Japanese and intellectual property law then worked at a Japanese company that manufactures semi-conductors. Allen had what he calls a “very Japanese” experience. “The other employees would take us out and show us how they spend their down time,” Allen said. “I got to experience what it was like to be the Japanese salary man.” Though the language barrier didn’t cause Allen any problems in the classroom, not speaking fluent Japanese was his biggest obstacle during his time in Tokyo. “I was told that everyone speaks English, but that just isn’t true,” he said. “It was not bad at work because my supervisor spoke English. But most of my co-workers did 4 Fall/Winter 2007 | UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS LAW not speak English. And as far as getting around Tokyo was concerned, you were on your own.” Some of the best aspects of his experience involved travel throughout Japan and taking in the country’s rich history during his free time from school and work. He stayed overnight at a Buddhist temple and attended a sumo tournament during his stay. Allen has already passed the patent bar and plans to practice international patent law when he graduates. Ideally, he would like to practice somewhere on the West coast or in another area with close ties to Asia. Burton Warrington: Albuquerque, N.M., American Indian Law Center Pre-Law Summer Institute Burton Warrington, a second-year law student from Wisconsin, spent the summer as a teaching assistant in the American Indian Law Center’s Pre-Law Summer Institute (PLSI) at the University of New Mexico School of Law. PLSI simulates eight weeks of law classes intended to replicate the intense experience of the first weeks of law school. Subject matters covered include torts, property, legal analysis, research and writing, and Indian law. The courses are treated the same as they Burton said PLSI provides much more for the Native American legal community than educational opportunities for new law students. It also serves as a forum for discussing the pressing issues of tribal life and developing solutions. “A lot of people of my generation are looking at not addressing problems as they come, but addressing them before they come,” he said. “There was a lot of discussion of putting tribal customs into formal codes. The hope is that having our customs in written form will help avoid conflict.” Devin Sikes (3rd from left) with his colleagues at Sprint Nextel Corp. would be in any other law school curriculum, though participating students do not receive credit. The experience is often likened to boot camp by exiting students. “I went back as a teaching assistant because I wanted to give back to the program, but I also had other motivations,” he said. “First off, I have aspirations to be a teacher someday, so I wanted to get that experience. But it is also a prestigious program, and getting so many important people in one place was really beneficial. The program has been in existence for 40 years and most prominent Indian lawyers have been through the program and come back to teach there. Rebecca Tsosie, professor of law at Arizona State University and author of one of the main texts on Indian law, was an instructor in the program. I also had the opportunity to interact with Sam Deloria, who has been director of the program for 36 years. He has been influential in policy on a Congressional level since he started in that position.” Involvement with PLSI flows seamlessly with Burton’s aspirations for his post-law school career. His father was a member of the Menominee Tribe and his mother is a member of the Potawatomi and Ho-Chunk Tribes. He was raised on the Menominee Reservation and his family has a history of leadership in the Menominee Tribe. He feels a sense of duty to follow this tradition. His goal is to use his legal experience to bridge communication gaps between tribal and local, state and federal governments. Devin S. Sikes: Overland Park, Kan., Sprint Nextel Corporation Devin S. Sikes, a third-year law student and Kansas native, balances a profound admiration for his home with a lively curiosity about foreign cultures and languages. He is pursuing a career in international law and is participating in the International Trade and Finance Certificate Program. He has studied in Spain and Turkey, worked as a law clerk in Argentina, and traveled extensively throughout Europe and Latin America. But Devin spent this summer much closer to home. Devin spent the summer clerking for the Office of General Counsel at Sprint Nextel Corporation in Overland Park, Kan. In keeping with his interests, he was able to work extensively on international commercial transactions. In all, Devin worked on transactions with entities based in more than 11 countries. “I particularly enjoyed finding the devil in the details while working on cross-border transactions,” he said. “I also achieved a greater appreciation for the complexity of internal business operations of a major corporation engaged in the global market and the considerations that weigh on company decisions.” university of kansas | FEATURE ARTICLE 5 Devin drafted, reviewed and helped close a number of transactions of great benefit to Sprint, including master agreements, services agreements and settlement agreements. He authorized a repayment agreement with a foreign entity that helped Sprint recover more than $1.5 million in overdue payments. He also completed an initial draft of an intellectual property agreement for a Sprint-led joint venture based in Dubai, Saudi Arabia. “I am confident these experiences will contribute to my future and a fruitful career in international legal practice,” he said. Based on his experience with and knowledge of international trade issues, Devin was offered and has accepted a law clerk position with Judge Judith M. Barzilay of the U.S. Court of International Trade in New York. He will begin his clerkship in September 2008. These clerkships are highly sought after by law graduates across the country. Devin will be joined by another KU Law student, John Foote, who will clerk for another judge on the U.S. Court of International Trade, Judge Gregory Carmen. Danny Moskowitz: Memphis, Tenn., Ballin, Ballin & Fishman Second-year law student Danny Moskowitz spent the summer working for Ballin, Ballin & Fishman, a criminal defense firm in Memphis, Tennessee. The firm’s name may sound familiar to those who followed the notable Mary Winkler case. The firm represented Winkler who was accused of murdering her minister husband. According to MSNBC, Ms. Winkler said her husband had been a highly abusive partner throughout their marriage. She was convicted of voluntary manslaughter.1 According to ABC News, she was sentenced to three years in prison, but given credit for time served and allowed to complete her sentence in a mental hospital.2 “In the Winkler sentencing, Danny was prominently seated behind the firm’s other attorneys,” Marvin Ballin, one of Danny’s supervisors, said. “He wrote the sentencing brief under the supervision of my son (Leslie 6 Fall/Winter 2007 | UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS LAW Ballin) and Mr. Farese (Steve Farese, another of Winkler’s attorneys), and he did a wonderful job on it.” Danny said his work on a high-profile case like the Winkler sentencing was fun, but that he found most of the cases he worked on equally exciting. His dayto-day work in the practice presented plenty of intriguing challenges. “We saw maybe 150 clients each day, so there was always something interesting to work on,” he said. “There was never a dull moment.” Danny’s experience at Ballin, Ballin & Fishman reinforced his aspiration to practice criminal defense work, including white-collar crime. He came to understand more fully the importance of a good defense for every accused criminal. “My experience there reaffirms that no matter who you are or what you’ve done, you deserve representation under the law,” he said. Beau Jackson: Washington, D.C., Office of the U.S. Trade Representative With a background working in the Peace Corps in Africa and strong interest in international law, secondyear law student Beau Jackson secured a summer position in the general counsel’s office of the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR). The general counsel’s office assigned Beau to the African Affairs Division, where he performed a mix of legal and policy work related to U.S. bilateral relations with African nations. Beau was one of 50 students in the nation selected as a 2007 Sonnenschein Scholar. The program provides selected students with summer stipends to underwrite the cost of student summer public service or policy programs. The Sonnenschein Scholar Program was created by the Sonnenschein Scholar Foundation, an outreach arm of the Sonnenschein Nath & Rosenthal LLP law firm. “It was so inspiring to me to have these experiences because it gave me a great idea of what a lawyer should be. If we are going to fight for justice, we have to be acquainted with marginalized people.” – Julie Larson Beau Jackson with colleagues at the USTR. Beau had many educational opportunities in his role at the USTR. He drew heavily upon the writing skills he developed in his Lawyering classes. “On the legal side I helped draft a trade and investment cooperation agreement with the Southern African Customs Union, worked on a bilateral investment treaty with Rwanda, drafted memoranda regarding International Trade Commission hearings on the abundant supply provisions of recent legislation, and researched appropriate sanctions for an international company accused of illegal transshipment,” Beau said. Beau found his experience immeasurably worthwhile. He not only learned a great deal about practicing international trade law, but he also felt he was able to contribute to the mission of the USTR. “Working at USTR was an endlessly fascinating and educational experience,” he said. “Not only did I gain a foundation of technical skills necessary to become an international trade lawyer, I also had an inside view into the complexities of trade policy formulation. I’m humbled by having had the opportunity to work in such a dynamic environment, and I am grateful for the excellent preparation provided to me by KU Law.” Julie Larson: Khartoum, Sudan, Mutawinat Legal Aid Clinic During her summer break, second-year law student Julie Larson volunteered with Mutawinat, a legal aid clinic in Khartoum, Sudan, that provides assistance to displaced individuals. Julie has a passion for refugee and asylum law and wanted to spend the summer engaged in legal work in a conflict or post-conflict center. She searched through an on-line refugee rights database and started contacting legal aid organizations that work with internally displaced people. Mutawinat was receptive to having her as a volunteer, so she started making travel plans. She lived with a host family in Khartoum close to the center of the city, which allowed her to visit the refugee and internally displaced persons (IDP) camps and build relationships with the people living there. “With the IDP camps, I always had to go with a Sudanese person who had a permit,” she said. “But the refugee camp was open. People from university of kansas | FEATURE ARTICLE 7 “Not only did I gain a foundation of technical skills necessary to become an international trade lawyer, I also had an inside view into the complexities of trade policy formulation. I’m humbled by having had the opportunity to work in such a dynamic environment.” – Beau Jackson Julie Larson and friends Anab and Cipriano in Khartoum, Sudan. Ethiopia, Somalia, Iraq and Syria lived there in cardboard boxes behind the UN High Commissioner for Refugees’ home, just a ten-minute walk from my house. They became dear friends to me.” Julie’s main role in assisting Mutawinat was writing grant proposals. Through this work Julie helped fill the organization’s greatest, most time-consuming, need, and she developed firsthand knowledge about the people served by the agency. “They have to submit funding proposals to get money from the UN, CARE, UNICEF, Save the Children and other such organizations, and they spend about 50-60% of their time writing the proposals,” Julie said. “Through my work on the proposals, I got to learn about what kind of legal aid Sudanese refugees need most.” The Sudanese lawyers’ interaction with their clients and the legal process itself were much different than Julie expected when she imagined what her experience would be like. The clinic handled prosecution of some kinds of crimes, such as child rape, but also defended juveniles and worked with clients needing assistance with non-criminal matters. 8 Fall/Winter 2007 | UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS LAW “Before we went to the IDP camp to meet with clients, I pictured the American way of getting the process moving, but when we arrived, we first sat down and everyone got a Fanta or Coca-Cola and cookies and the lawyers gave human rights and legal awareness workshops,” Julie said. “At the end, they asked people who needed legal assistance to come with them. That day all the people needing assistance were women, mainly involving divorce and alimony-related issues.” In addition to her work with Mutawinat, Julie also spent time working with another legal aid organization, Al Manar. This gave her further insight into the relationship between Sudanese legal aid lawyers and their communities. When flooding in the main IDP camp kept most aid organizations away, Al Manar’s director took Julie with her to assess the damage and begin serving clients. Julie realized how integral the Sudanese lawyers were to their communities. “It was so inspiring to me to have these experiences because it gave me a great idea of what a lawyer should be,” she said. “If we are going to fight for justice, we have to be acquainted with marginalized people. Their philosophy is that if they are going to serve those people, they can’t be distant bystanders. In legal clinics here (the United States), people come to us, and we can find it kind of scary and uncomfortable. I feel so blessed to have come to know people who see people as people.” Daniel Belhumeur: Houston, Texas, Ernst & Young LLP Global Energy Center Third-year student Daniel Belhumeur utilized his academic knowledge of international law, international trade law and international investment law as an intern at the Ernst & Young LLP Global Energy Center’s International Tax Services Group in Houston, Texas. Daniel’s assignments were concentrated on international trade treaty analysis and international transaction-based consulting. He drafted, reviewed and researched client issues as related to integrated oil and gas entities and advised clients on international corporate-based restructuring, inbound and outbound transactions and international tax strategies. Daniel’s work also involved analyzing tax treaties relating to transactions in North, Central and South America, Western Europe, Africa and the Middle East. “One particular project involved assessing the international tax consequences associated with a U.S. integrated oil and gas company’s cross-border acquisition of a foreign entity,” Daniel said. “The project required analyzing post-acquisition tax consequences in the United States and the entity’s country of residence. Many issues were taken into consideration for this transaction including applicable tax treaty networks, governing law and the legal and tax system of the acquired company’s country of residence. I also assessed the legitimacy of the acquired company’s country of residence tax system under appropriate international trade agreements.” The internship was a perfect fit for Daniel’s international law interests because representing integrated oil and gas entities requires a high level of technical expertise in international trade and tax. “Effective international trade and tax planning is critical for integrated oil and gas entities because of the global business activities associated with their business model,” Daniel said. Daniel Belhumeur “My ability to analyze the implications of proposed transactions was of significant benefit to Ernst & Young and its clients.” Conclusion Each of these students returned to KU Law this fall armed with extensive practical knowledge and excitement about the possibilities for their future legal careers. For most of them, their summer experiences reinforced their instincts about the path they would like their careers to take. For others, the magnitude of their experiences left them more contemplative than ever about the best ways to achieve their goals. Either way, they all gained knowledge they could not have otherwise acquired in a traditional classroom setting. Endnotes 1. Keith Morrison, The Preacher’s Wife, MSNBC, available at http://www. msnbc.msn.com/id/19683388/ (last visited September 11, 2007). 2. Winkler Sentenced Three Years for Husband’s Murder, ABC News, available at http://www.abcnews.go.com/TheLaw/story?id=3259558 (last visited September 11, 2007). university of kansas | FEATURE ARTICLE 9 Gre E n Hall N ews INTRODUCING NEW FACES IN GREEN HALL Excitement surrounds the addition of two faculty members, a librarian, an associate from the Department of Philosophy and a visiting professor to KU Lawâ€™s group of distinguished scholars and instructors. The arrival of Jelani F. Jefferson and Melanie D. Wilson will increase the diversity of the faculty and round out the criminal law teaching staff. They are joined by librarian Tammy J. Steinle, Derrick Darby, associate professor of philosophy, and Angelique EagleWoman, a visiting professor. Jelani Jefferson joined the faculty as an associate professor of law this fall. She is a 2004 graduate of the Harvard Law School. She is teaching Criminal Law this semester and will also teach courses in Criminal Procedure and Race and the Law. Jefferson promises to be an outstanding teacher and scholar. She was most recently a Forrester Fellow at Tulane University Law School, where she taught legal research and writing. She clerked for Judge James L. Dennis, 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, and Judge Eldon E. Fallon, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Louisiana. Melanie Wilson comes to KU as an associate professor of law from the 10 Fall/Winter 2007 | Jelani F. Jefferson Melanie D. Wilson John Marshall Law School in Atlanta. She is teaching Criminal Procedure and Evidence this semester and will also teach courses in Federal Criminal Procedure, Fourth Amendment and Sentencing. She is a magna cum laude 1990 graduate of the University of Georgia School of Law. She was a member of the Georgia Law Review editorial board and is a member of the Order of the Coif. Wilson brings extensive practical experience to the classroom through her background in the Georgia and U.S. Attorney offices. She served as an Assistant U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Georgia and the Middle District of Georgia. She spent five years as an Assistant Attorney General for the State of Georgia. Reflecting the increasing digital focus of legal research, Tammy Steinle has joined the Wheat Law Library as information technology and digital librarian. She has an M.A. in Library Science, an M.P.A. and a J.D. from the University of Missouri. Before coming to KU Law, Steinle was electronic resources librarian at the University of Missouri School of Law. Derrick Darby is an associate professor of philosophy in the KU College of Liberals Arts and Sciences. Darby taught at Texas A&M University, Northwestern University and the University of Virigina before coming to KU this fall. He holds a Ph.D. from the University of UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS LAW Tammy J. Steinle Derrick Darby Pittsburgh. His background is in social and political philosophy, ethics, African American philosophy, the history of modern political philosophy and the philosophy of law. He is lending his expertise to the School of Law in the spring by teaching a seminar on philosophy and the law. Angelique EagleWoman, a member of the Hamline University School of Law faculty in St. Paul, Minn., joins the University as a visiting assistant professor of indigenous nations studies and law. She holds a J.D. with Distinction from the University of North Dakota School of Law and an L.L.M. in American Indian and Indigenous Law with Honors from the University of Tulsa College of Law. EagleWoman, a member of the Dakota Oyate of the Lake Traverse Reservation, brings to KU her extensive knowledge of tribal economic development and tribal federal Indian law. She has served as General Counsel to the Sisseton-Wahpeton Oyate of the Lake Traverse Reservation, an associate with Sonosky, Chambers, Sachse & Endreson in Washington, D.C., and Tribal Public Defender for the Kaw Nation and the Ponca Nation, both of Oklahoma. She will teach a course in tribal law and sovereignty. Angelique EagleWoman Excitement surrounds the addition of two faculty members, a librarian, an associate from the Department of Philosophy and a visiting professor to KU Lawâ€™s group of distinguished scholars and instructors. university of kansas | GREEN HALL NEWS 11 G r e En Hall News UPDATES & ACHIEVEMENTS IN DIVERSITY MAGAZINE RECOGNIZES KU LAW FOR RATE OF DIVERSITY INCREASE ALUMNUS SPEAKS AT DIVERSITY IN LAW BANQUET National Jurist magazine has ranked the University of Kansas School of Law second among ABA approved law schools in rate of increase in student diversity. The list appeared in the magazine’s March issue. The Hispanic American Law Students Association hosted the 12th annual Diversity in Law Banquet on March 3. This event brings together students, faculty and alumni from across the country to celebrate KU Law’s proud tradition of admitting and graduating students from diverse ethnic and cultural backgrounds. KU Law recorded a 201 percent increase in enrollment of minority students between the years 2000 and 2005. At law schools nationwide, minority enrollment has declined by 5 percent or greater at 57 percent of schools, while it has increased by 5 percent or more at 85 U.S. law schools. Increasing and celebrating diversity and the ways in which diversity enhances the educational experience of all KU Law students has long been an institutional focus. In recent months, exciting and noteworthy achievements have demonstrated the success of these efforts. Dean Gail Agrawal said this achievement is a reflection of the School’s long-standing commitment to an improvement in the institution’s diversity. “From its Free State origins, KU Law was founded on principles of inclusiveness; a commitment to diversity is in the very bricks and mortar of this place,” she said. “Under the leadership of former dean Professor Steve McAllister, we began an active and comprehensive effort to increase the diversity of our student body. We continue to build on that foundation to improve the number and the percentage of students of color in our classes and the diversity of our faculty and staff. While much remains to be done before our reality fully matches our values and aspirations in this regard, we are proud of our accomplishments and grateful for the recognition of the National Jurist.” 12 Fall/Winter 2007 The banquet serves as an important fundraiser for the Minority Scholarship Fund and provides an opportunity for students and faculty to celebrate the contributions of culturally diverse individuals to the legal profession. Students from the Asian American Law Students Association, Black Law Students Association, Hispanic American Law Students Association and Native American Law Students Association collaborate in supporting the banquet and take turns hosting the event. | UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS LAW Robert Correales, L’91, assistant professor of law at the University of Nevada Las Vegas William S. Boyd School of Law, presented the keynote address at the event. Michelle Delgado, 2007-08 HALSA President and second-year student, said Professor Correales focused on diversity in education in his address. “The theme of his address was supporting diversity in education while addressing some of the hurdles that minority students have faced or may face when pursuing higher education,” she said. “And he also thanked Professor (Ellen) Sward for supporting him throughout his time here at KU Law.” Robert Correales, L’91 keynote speaker at Diversity in Law Banquet. FIVE KU LAW STUDENTS RECEIVE DIVERSITY CLERKSHIPS The Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association Summer Diversity Clerkship Pilot Program awarded summer clerkships to five students at the University of Kansas School of Law. The program is an effort to provide employment opportunities to diverse first-year law students at KU, the University of Missouri, the University of Missouri-Kansas City and Washburn University. Participating firms made full-time, paid summer job offers to nine students, five of them KU Law students: Vedrana Balta, Polsinelli Shalton Flanigan Suelthaus PC; Trinia Arellana, Van Osdol, Magruder, Erickson & Redmond PC; Daniel Morris, Sonnenschein Nath & Rosenthal LP; Jomana Qaddour, Stinson Morrison Hecker LLP; and Helen White, Shughart Thomson & Kilroy PC. White said she was able to build on the knowledge she developed as a 1L by gaining first-hand experience in the practice of law through the program. “I feel honored that I can be a part of such a worthwhile program. I was able to apply some of the legal learning and research skills I acquired during my first year,” she said. “I have a better understanding of the American legal system and how to shape my future career within it.” SCHOOL OF LAW RECEIVES KU BLACK FACULTY AND STAFF AWARD The KU Black Faculty and Staff Council (BFSC) awarded the law school its 2007 BFSC Unit Award in recognition of the law school’s success in the recent hiring of faculty and staff members whose inclusion increases KU Law’s diversity. Hobart Jackson, president of the council and associate professor of architecture, presented the Unit Award to Dean Gail Agrawal during ceremonies in April honoring black faculty, staff and students. To date only three other university units have been recognized by the BFSC with this award. Qaddour said she appreciates the firms’ commitment to providing opportunities for highachieving law students from a variety of backgrounds. “As one of the few Arab-Americans in the area studying law, it is nice to know that these firms are looking for students with my experience and background,” Qaddour said. “My hope is that I was able to contribute to my work environment in a way that reflects the essence of the Middle East: honesty, hard work and a constant passion to learn.” One representative of each participating firm gathered in February to determine how to apply selection criteria and review applications. They received more than 30 applications and interviewed 19 first-year law students in late February. (l-r) Second-year students Daniel Morris, Helen White, Trinia Arellana, Jomana Qaddour and Vedrana Balta university of kansas | GREEN HALL NEWS 131 G r e En 2006-07 STUDENT AWARDS & PRIZES Order of the Coif Angela Armenta, Jeff Biller, Kyle Binns, Mark Cole, Crissa Cook, Brian Dietz, David Hague, Ryan Huschka, Allen Jones, Brian Loendorf, Wendy Lynn, Aimee Minnich, Leena Phadke, Sarah Preston, Saraliene Smith, Carrie Temm and Hilary Velandia. Walter Hiersteiner Outstanding Service Award Saraliene Smith Justice Lloyd Kagey Leadership Award Mary Katherine (Katie) Gates Samuel Mellinger Scholarship, Leadership, and Service Award Guillermo (Will) Zorogastua C.C. Stewart Award in Law Angela Armenta Ryan Huschka ABA/BNA Award for Excellence in the Study of Labor and Employment Law Natalie Chalmers Brian Loendorf Robert F. Bennett Student Award Ashlea Schwarz William L. Burdick Prize Christina Elmore Mary Anne Chambers Service Award Sarah Voss Steven R. Dickey Memorial Prize in Intellectual Property Jonathon Szumny George Gary Duncan Scholastic Improvement Prize Katharine Fisher Robert E. Edmonds Prize in Corporation and Securities Law Francis J. Baalmann Faculty Award for Outstanding Academic Achievement Crissa Cook Katie Lula Family Fund Award Saraliene Smith 14 Fall/Winter 2007 | Hall News 2007 GRADUATES HONORED FOR OUTSTANDING SCHOLASTIC, LEADERSHIP ACHIEVEMENTS Eight graduating students received awards at the schoolâ€™s hooding ceremony on May 20, at the Lied Center in Lawrence, and 17 members of the class of 2007 have been selected for induction into the Order of the Coif. The Order of the Coif is an honorary scholastic society that encourages excellence in legal education by fostering a spirit of careful study, recognizing those who attained a high grade of scholarship and honoring those lawyers, judges and teachers who have attained high distinction for their scholarly or professional accomplishments. The 2007 inductees are: Angela Armenta, Jeff Biller, Kyle Binns, Mark Cole, Crissa Cook, Brian Dietz, David Hague, Ryan Huschka, Allen Jones, Brian Loendorf, Wendy Lynn, Aimee Minnich, Leena Phadke, Sarah Preston, Saraliene Smith, Carrie Temm and Hilary Velandia. The Faculty Award for Outstanding Scholastic Achievement, which honors the graduate or graduates who have made a significant contribution toward legal scholarship, was given to Crissa Cook, Leawood, and Katie Lula, Shawnee. Cook served as executive note and comment editor on the Kansas Law Review, which also published her comment. She was a law school student ambassador and a teaching assistant for the Lawyering program for first-year law students. Lula was a staff member of the Kansas Journal of Law & Public Policy and received the Shapiro Award for Best Paper on Law and Public Policy. Lula also served as a research assistant to Professor John W. Head and has been published in two legal journals. Saraliene Smith, McCune, Kan., received the Walter Hiersteiner Outstanding Service Award, which honors the graduate whose service to fellow students demonstrates the greatest promise for contribution to the legal profession and society. Smith was a staff member of the Kansas Journal of Law & Public Policy and on the National Criminal Procedure Moot Court team. She was the chief defense attorney for KU traffic court and served as a law school student ambassador. Before law school, Smith was employed by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, where she worked with the foundationâ€™s library program. The Lloyd Kagey Outstanding Leadership Award, which honors the graduate who has most distinguished him or herself through leadership within the law school, was given to Katie Gates, Overland Park. Gates was an articles editor for the Kansas Journal of Law & Public Policy. She participated in the Judicial Clerkship Clinic as a clerk for John W. Lungstrum, Chief Judge of the U.S. District Court for the District of Kansas. She was a research assistant to Professor Stephen Ware, participated in the Paul E. Wilson Defender Project and served as vice president of the Student Bar Association. UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS LAW Will Zorogastua, Wichita, was awarded the Samuel Mellinger Scholarship, Leadership and Service Award, which honors the graduate who has most distinguished him or herself in the combined areas of scholarship, leadership and service. Zorogastua served as a law school student ambassador. He was an articles editor for the Kansas Law Review and had his comment, “Improperly Divorced From Its Roots: The Kansas Collateral Source Rule on Write Offs and the Constitutionality of the Rule’s Abrogation,” published in Vol. 55, No. 2 of the Kansas Law Review. He served as a research assistant to Professors Michelle McKinley and Tom Stacy. Zorogastua was a volunteer with the Douglas County AIDS Project and Big Brothers Big Sisters of Kansas and served as a translator for the Mexican Farmworkers Association. Adrienne Strecker, Olathe, was awarded the Janean Meigs Memorial Award, which honors a student who has demonstrated a caring spirit in service to the students of the law school or the community at large. Strecker was a member of the Moot Court team and served as treasurer of the Student Bar Association. As a member of Women in Law, she worked tirelessly in soliciting donations for the annual Pub Night fundraiser. The Class of 1949 Leadership Award, which honors the student who has contributed most significantly to bring positive attention to, create positive change in or generally add to the overall legal experience of law students, was given to Michelle Rushing, Kansas City, Mo. Rushing served as president, vice president and secretary of the Black Law Students Association. She was also a member of Women in Law and the Hispanic American Law Students Association. Ashlea Swartz, Derby, Kan., received the Robert F. Bennett Award, which honors a graduate whose undergraduate degree is from a Kansas University or college and who has demonstrated leadership qualities through public service. Schwarz participated in the Judicial Clerkship Clinic serving as a law clerk to Julie Robinson, U.S. District Court Judge for the District of Kansas. Robert C. Foulston and George Siefkin Prizes for Excellence in Appellate Advocacy First Place Oralist: Adam Davis Second Place Oralist: Julia Gaughan Finalists: Maren Ludwig and Adam Gasper James P. Mize Trial Advocacy Award Lindsay Campbell Ashlea Schwarz Morris, Laing, Evans, Brock & Kennedy Client Counseling Award Nathan Eberline Dennis Golden Payne & Jones Awards Summer 2006: Andrew Argetsinger and Justin Graves (co-recipients) Alison Dunehoo and Ryan Ludwig (co-recipients) First Place Brief: Adam Davis and Maren Ludwig Second Place Brief: Julia Gaughan and Adam Gasper Hershberger, Patterson, Jones & Roth Energy Law Award Benjamin F. Zimmerman Hinkle Elkouri Law Firm, L.L.C. Tax Procedure Award Christina Billiard-Pribula Rusty Glenn W. Ross Hutton Legal Aid Award Brian Bumgardner Allen Jones Jessup International Law Moot Court In-House Competition Awards Best Oral Argument: Mariza McCann Runner-Up Best Oral Argument: Daniel Morris Best Brief Writer: Matt Mentzer Runner-Up Best Brief (tie): Wei Chen and Brian Nye Kansas Trial Lawyers Association Paul E. Wilson Advocacy Award Earl Richardson Fall 2006: Michael Crabb Christina Elmore Kelly H. Foos Justin Hendrix Cullin Hughes Devin K. Ross Luke Wohlford Spring 2007: Christina Elmore Lindsey Heinz Joshua Hill Timothy Schapker Bethany Shelton Amanda Sheridan Nha-Trang Truong Shapiro Award for Best Paper on Law & Public Policy Brian Loendorf Sonnenschein Scholars Award Beau Jackson Lisa Ann Smith Susman Godfrey Trial Advocacy Award Adam Davis UMB Bank Excellence in Trust Planning Award Aimee A. Minnich Law Class of 1949 Award for Leadership Michelle Rushing Janean Meigs Memorial Award in Law Adrienne Strecker university of kansas | GREEN HALL NEWS 15 G r e En Hall News REGULATION OF GMOs FOCUS OF LAW JOURNAL SYMPOSIUM Perhaps because food is such a basic part of our lives, few topics have sparked the kind of intense discussion and disagreement as that of genetically modified crops and foods. Questions about their safety and optimism regarding their ability to improve health and reduce the environmental impact of agriculture have framed the debate regarding their proper role. European Institute for Food Law; Jody Roberts, Gordon Cain Fellow, Chemical Heritage Foundation; Margaret R. Grossman, Bock Chair in Agricultural Law, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Drew Kershen, Earl Sneed Centennial Professor of Law, University of Oklahoma; and Rebecca Bratspies, associate professor, City University of New York School of Law. The Kansas Journal of Law & Public Policy hosted a forum on the regulation, science and philosophy of genetically modified organisms (GMOs) on March 15. In his opening presentation, Torrance discussed the origins of genetic engineering and GMOs. He traced the history of genetic engineering from concept to reality and described the controversy that has followed developments in the field. Additionally, Torrance argued the suspected health and safety concerns about GMOs largely have been scientifically disproven. He said this is why GMO critics have refocused their questions to the potential problems for farmers in allowing patents to be held on GMO crops. Andrew Torrance, associate professor of law at KU, said this controversial topic sparked the kind of engaging discussion hoped for by the event’s organizers. “GMOs, including genetically modified crops, have sparked more controversy than almost any other new technology,” he said. “Although society has demanded that the law ensure safe regulation of GMOs, this challenging task must be accomplished within a witches’ brew of complex science, woeful ignorance, high anxiety and sky-high hopes.” John Smolen, L’07 and 2006-07 journal editor in chief, said the symposium achieved a good balance between the vastly different perspectives on this divisive issue. “I was pleased to have observed farmers, policy makers and lawyers ostensibly on both sides of the GMO debate,” he said. “Each felt free to contribute to the discussion, and I think all benefited as a result. Being as GMOs are coming to Kansas, we were pleased to facilitate an intellectually stimulating conversation about that, and we hope that our record of the affair proves useful to our state’s policy makers and other stakeholders as Kansas figures out how it’s going to handle genetically modified foodstuffs.” The following experts spoke at the event: Torrance; Bernd van der Muelen, professor of law and governance, Wageningen University, and director of the 16 Fall/Winter 2007 | UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS LAW Van der Muelen presented the Judge Nelson Timothy Stephens Lecture and discussed regulation of GMO crops and foods in the European Union under the precautionary principle, which is the guiding rule for regulation of GMOs in the E.U. Van der Muelen said because the science is not sorted out as to the possible dangers of GMOs, the E.U. has taken an approach that calls for caution as to health and environmental safety in allowing GMOs to be grown and distributed. The question of why we need GMO crops at all was the focus of Roberts’ presentation. He said we should be asking ourselves why there is a need to explore the use of GMO crops when it is possible to utilize organic and low-impact farming techniques, thereby protecting the environment and human health without creating unanticipated consequences. He suggested selection of farming technologies should be conducted in a democratic fashion. Associate Professor Rebecca Bratpies Grossman discussed the legal and regulatory implications of the contamination of standard or organic seeds by genetically modified seeds, specifically the treatment of this issue in the E.U. She discussed the requirements for tracing and labeling in the E.U. and questioned whether these regulations have the ability to address concerns about contamination. A passionate appeal for use of GMOs to address humanitarian and environmental concerns was the focus on Kershen’s presentation. He said people who are uneasy about the unknown possible effects of GMO crops on human health and the environment should consider the potential GMO crops hold to alleviate famine and manage disease around the world. He pointed to “golden rice” as a representative example of the kind of product that has the potential to improve the health of people in developing countries, but has been viewed with cautiousness because of fears regarding its safety. Golden rice is a genetically modified crop that has been fortified with vitamin A to help prevent blindness and reduce child mortality in developing nations where rice is a dietary staple. He said the developers of the technology have offered to donate the crop for humanitarian uses. Bratspies presented a lecture on the U.S. approach to regulation of GMOs, which bears some significant differences to the approach used in the E.U. While the E.U. utilizes the precautionary principle in determining how to regulate GMOs, she said there are no mandatory guidelines or mechanisms for enforcement relating to GMOs in the U.S. She described the difficulties in regulating science and technology and pointed out that not only do we not have mechanisms in place for regulation of GMOs in the U.S., it is not even clear how to define GMOs, which could conceivably fall under food or medicine or some other label. As a result, three different U.S. federal agencies – the Food and Drug Administration, Environmental Protection Agency and U.S. Department of Agriculture – have a potential role to play in regulation of GMOs. Heather Ousley, L’07 and the journal’s symposium editor, was pleased with the level of participation and interaction with the speakers. “The spirited discussion between presenters and the well-articulated questions from the audience kept the symposium interesting and thought provoking,” she said. “I was excited to have the day come together so well.” The papers of all symposium participants will be published in the Kansas Journal of Law & Public Policy. university of kansas | GREEN HALL NEWS 171 G r e En Hall News LEVY SELECTED DISTINGUISHED PROFESSOR OF CONSTITUTIONAL LAW KU Law School’s Richard E. Levy has been selected as the first holder of the J.B. Smith Distinguished Professorship in Constitutional Law. Levy joined the KU Law faculty in 1985. He teaches Administrative Law, Constitutional Law and Legislation, and he runs the Legislative and Public Policy Clinics. He has established himself as an engaged, dedicated teacher and mentor. “Since joining the faculty, he has distinguished himself in every way possible, as a scholar and teacher, as a mentor to students and as an engaged and supportive faculty colleague,” said Gail Agrawal, dean of the law school. Levy is a prolific scholar, focusing on the areas of governmental institutions, federalism, legislation, the legislative process, judicial review of administrative agencies, comparative constitutional law and legal systems. He is recognized as one of the nation’s leading authorities on the intersection of constitutional and administrative law. He was a Postlethwaite Research Scholar from 1996-99. Levy is also committed to service. He is currently president of the University Faculty Senate. He is regularly called upon by the practicing bar, state agencies, the legislature and the central university for assistance in his areas of expertise. Levy received his law degree from the University of Chicago in 1984 and served as a law clerk to Judge Richard Posner of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit from 1984-85. He has studied in Germany and served as an exchange professor at the University of Vienna. He holds a master’s degree and bachelor’s degree from the University of Kansas. Levy’s nomination for the distinguished professorship was approved by a unanimous vote of the law faculty and unanimously supported by the university’s Distinguished Professors’ Committee. The professorship was established by Art Piculell, L’65 and his wife Dee in honor and memory of Piculell’s constitutional law professor, the late J.B. Smith. FORMER JAPANESE CONSUL GENERAL LECTURES AT DIPLOMAT’S FORUM Takao Shibata, the former Consul General of Japan in Kansas City, presented a public lecture titled “The United Nations and America: A Japanese Perspective” at KU Law in March. Shibata’s presentation was part of the Diplomat’s Forum, a prestigious annual event co-sponsored by the KU Law School and the KU Center for East Asian Studies. Dean Gail Agrawal said the Diplomat’s Forum is the most important international legal event presented by the law school. The event’s aim is to provide a platform for an open sharing of thoughts on international relations, the law and the United States through the unique perspective of someone with experience in diplomatic service. Shibata was the 2006-07 University of Kansas Chancellor’s Lecturer. In this capacity he presented lectures for the KU Center for East Asian Studies and in other disciplines throughout the university. He also spent time meeting with groups of students, faculty and community members to share his knowledge and experiences as an economist and diplomat and his role in the drafting of the Kyoto Protocol. Shibata was Consul General of Japan in Kansas City, Mo., from 2002 until the Kansas City office was closed in 2004. He has also served in the Japanese embassies in Nigeria, Pakistan, Sweden and Zimbabwe and in the position of Permanent Mission of Japan to the United Nations. Shibata was chairman of the drafting committee for the 1997 Kyoto Protocol, an agreement under the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change on the reduction of greenhouse gases. 18 Fall/Winter 2007 | UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS LAW FACULTY KUDOS Members of the law faculty have been recognized for their outstanding service, teaching and interaction with students in many ways. Elizabeth Cateforis, L’94 and Clinical Associate Professor of Law, received an Outstanding Service Award from the Kansas Bar Association at the group’s annual meeting in June. The KBA Continuing Education Committee nominated Cateforis for the award in recognition of her work on the fourth edition of the Kansas Criminal Law Handbook. Cateforis has supervised students in the Paul E. Wilson Defender Project since 1999. Prior to joining the faculty, she was an assistant appellate defender at the Kansas Appellate Defender Office for five years. KBA Outstanding Service Awards are given to recognize lawyers and judges for service to the legal profession or the KBA and to recognize non-lawyers for especially meritorious deeds or service that significantly advance the administration of justice or the goals of the legal profession. No more than six Outstanding Service Awards may be given in one year. Professor Emeritus Robert C. Casad received a KBA award for 50 years of service to the legal profession at the KBA annual meeting in June. Casad joined the KU Law faculty in 1959 and was named John H. and John M. Kane Professor of Law in 1981 in recognition of his internationally-known scholarship in civil procedure, jurisdiction and conflict of laws. His work is often quoted and cited by legal practitioners. In 1997 he retired from classroom teaching, but continues his research and writing activities. CAREER SERVICES UPDATE By: Todd Rogers, Assistant Dean The Office of Career Services recently unveiled a web-based method of organizing and disseminating job-search information to students, alumni and employers. Our goals for the 2006-07 academic year included both streamlining and modernizing our operations and making our services more accessible to all of our constituencies. In the fall of 2006, we carefully compared the features of the two most widely used, webbased products in the law school career services market before deciding to purchase Easelaw. We trained on Easelaw in the spring and worked with their customer service representatives to build an interactive web site to allow students to electronically submit resumes for on-campus interviews and other job opportunities. We debuted Easelaw in May. Students and employers alike had time to adjust to the new technology before on-campus interview season began in mid-August. Students now post their application materials on Easelaw several weeks in advance of the oncampus interviews. Employers log onto our custom-built website at www.easelaw.com/ kula to review cover letters, resumes, transcripts and writing samples. The employers designate on Easelaw the students they wish to interview, and students are directed by email to schedule an interview time on line. The “wailing wall” method of notifying students of their selection for an interview and the early morning trips to our office to sign up for interview times, have been replaced by a convenient, confidential web site that can be accessed around the clock. The next step is to build an accurate database of alumni to allow them to more easily connect with those who are interested in participating in the career development of our students. The registration process is simple. When you arrive at the Easelaw website (www.easelaw.com/ kula), click on “Alumni/Mentor” and complete the brief profile. At the end of the profile you will see several questions concerning annual Career Services events and activities such as university of kansas | GREEN HALL NEWS 19 G r e En our Alumni Network, 1L Mentor Program, Legal Career Options Day and others. Please indicate your interest in these programs, as we would like to move away from mass-mailed invitations. Once we hear from you via Easelaw about your willingness to participate in one or more of our events, we will follow up with a prompt email. In the next few months we will be moving our job postings from the main KU Law website to Easelaw. Only students and alumni who are registered on Easelaw will have access to these job postings. Also, as an Easelawregistered alumnus or alumna you will be able to quickly and easily enter your own job postings when the need arises to hire law clerks or additional attorneys. On a related note, students have the option of making their resumes available in an interactive, searchable databank on Easelaw. Several employers have already taken advantage of this unique feature to search for students who fit their hiring needs. If you are interested in interviewing a student on-campus please let us know. Also, through our relationship with Law School Connect we are now part of a nationwide remote videoconference-interviewing network that includes law schools, law firms, legal non-profits and judges. If you are interested in interviewing a student via videoconference, we will gladly make these arrangements. Please take a couple of minutes to submit your contact information on Easelaw, even if you have shared this information with us in the recent past. By doing so you provide a great service to the students of KU Law and pave the way for a more efficient and interactive utilization of our office’s recruiting efforts. Joyce McCray Pearson, Director of the Wheat Law Library and Associate Professor of Law, received the Douglas County Bar Association’s Liberty Bell Award on May 1 in recognition of her work in establishing the law library at the downtown courthouse. Judge Terry Bullock presented her with the award. Pearson has been with the KU law library since 1994, serving initially as electronic services librarian. In 1995 she was named the associate director of the library, and in 1997 she became director of the law library and associate professor of law. She participates in the legal research component of the Lawyering course for first-year students and teaches Advanced Legal Research and Law and Literature. She has published extensively in both law and librarianship and is active in national and regional law library associations. Professor John W. Head received the 2007 Dean Frederick J. Moreau Award. Just before the traditional Walk to Old Green on the last day of spring classes, Student Bar Association President Dan Calderon, L’07, presented Head with the award. Head is an outstanding teacher who has held the prestigious Schroeder Teaching Fellowship. He previously received the Moreau Award in 2000 and has been awarded the Kemper Teaching Award, the Provost’s Award for Leadership in International Education, the Immel Award for Teaching Excellence and the Graduate Mentor of the Year Award. Head coaches the school’s highly successful international law moot court teams and is a sponsor of the K.U. International Law Society. The Moreau Award honors Dean Frederick J. Moreau who served as dean from 1937 through 1957. Jean Moreau established the award in 1987 to perpetuate her husband’s memory. Each year SBA officers seek nominations from the student body for a faculty member who they consider to have been particularly helpful in advising and counseling students. Upon consideration of the nominees, the SBA makes a final selection. The Easelaw website can be found at www.easelaw.com/kulaw. Rogers may be reached at 785-864-9257 or tarogers@ku. edu. You may also contact the Office of Career Services at 785-864-4377 or firstname.lastname@example.org. 20 Fall/Winter 2007 | Hall News UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS LAW FUNERAL PICKETING LAWS AND FREE SPEECH: EXCERPT By: Professor Stephen R. McAllister IV. THE CHALLENGES OF ENACTING CONSTITUTIONAL FUNERAL PICKETING ACTS A. A Philosophical Question The funeral picketing laws raise the important philosophical question whether speech conveying deliberately hurtful messages—often referred to as hate speech—really deserves First Amendment protection at all. This is a fundamental question about the nature of our First Amendment and its protection of freedom of speech in America. The question is hardly novel, but it clearly arises in the context of the funeral picketing laws. And, of course, a corollary problem if courts pursue a hate speech doctrine is what exactly constitutes hate speech? Are some deeply offensive messages still part of the public debate, even if ill-informed, bigoted, and offensive, or do they so exceed the bounds of societal acceptance that they are outside constitutional protection? The Supreme Court thus far has declined to carve out a category of hate speech subject to greater restrictions. Indeed, for the most part, the Supreme Court effectively has refused to engage in picking and choosing between the acceptability or condemnation of any particular messages, whether the cases have involved racially or ethnically or otherwise derogatory speech,127 or even the burning of an American flag to convey disrespect for American government.128 The only exception appears to be a situation in which the speech effectively conveys an actual or true threat of violence and intimidation, not just offensiveness.129 Certainly, arguments can be and have been made that hate speech stands on different footing than much other potentially offensive speech and, therefore, should be subject to greater restrictions.130 But to this point, that is an academic and philosophical argument, one the Supreme Court has not yet accepted in the First Amendment context. Were such an argument to be adopted, it might well strengthen the justifications for the funeral picketing laws considerably, since the messages of the Westboro Baptist Church are more than just offensive—they are hateful and deliberately provocative with respect to their target audiences. B. Pragmatic Considerations 1. Attention to Hateful Messages Our very attention to the funeral picketers has fueled their “success.” Had Americans and the media been able to ignore the picketers, it seems likely that their funeral protests would have ceased. But the fact that their activities generate such outrage—including so much new legislation— emboldens rather than discourages the Westboro Baptist Church. Thus, one easily could conclude that the enactment of state funeral picketing laws ironically has prolonged the practice of funeral picketing, rather than deterring or stopping it. Newspapers and media outlets in Kansas are well aware that publicly criticizing the activities of the Westboro Baptist Church only seems to encourage the church’s members. The author recently attended a funeral for a deceased government lawyer at which the picketers were present. Rather than let the picketers upset them, family members and friends made clear during the service that the departed lawyer would have viewed the protesters’ presence as a badge of honor. But adopting such an attitude toward the protesters is perhaps easier said than done, university of kansas | GREEN HALL NEWS 21 G r e En especially for families who have lost a son or daughter in military service. Hall News demonstrating” to injunctive and declaratory relief (i.e., no damages allowed); and (2) no attorney’s fees could be awarded under § 1988 in such cases.132 Furthermore, the proposal includes a section prohibiting the awarding of attorney’s fees in any lawsuits challenging federal funeral picketing laws.133 In the long run, the most effective strategy of all may be simply to ignore the funeral picketers. Even assuming some versions of the funeral picketing laws ultimately are found to be constitutional, it seems unlikely that any sizeable buffer zone This proposal attempts a very lawyerly approach to the will pass muster. Thus, the best-case scenario may be that the situation, but it may be both unconstitutional and a bad funeral protesters are only a few hundred feet or less from the idea from a policy standpoint. As for constitutionality, entrances to cemeteries and churches where funerals are being the Constitution may not compel Congress to create a held. I do not claim to begin to understand fully how some of civil cause of action for plaintiffs whose constitutional the families are grieving at such a time but, perhaps, upon rights have been violated by state or local officials. But seeing the protesters, the best response is a shake of the head if Congress does so, and reflection on how equal protection those in our military principles may well services daily defend and What is the result of all of the preceding require Congress to protect the very freedom discussion and analysis? Is it possible to create an evenhanded that protesters are cause of action, a law exercising. enact a constitutional funeral picketing that does not single out one particular law? The short answer is yes. The longer 2. Civil Rights Suits constitutional right (free by Protesters answer is that it may not, however, be a speech in the funeral Because of the “chilling context) for disfavored effect” funeral picketing law that fully satisfies those seeking to treatment.134 laws may have on curb or silence the protesters. protected speech, And even if such a lack plaintiffs will not have to of evenhandedness violate the laws in order to 131 would not rise to constitutional magnitude, is it a good have standing to challenge them in court. Instead, with idea to start legislating such exceptions to the respect to all of the state laws (but not the federal statute), the enforcement and protection of our constitutional rights, protesters may bring suit under 42 U.S.C. § 1983 (2000), a in effect legislatively creating a hierarchy of statute that gives any person aggrieved by the constitutional constitutional rights based on the will of political violations of state and local government actors a cause of majorities? The notion that Congress can legislate action for money damages and injunctive relief. Further, under away citizens’ ability to enforce particular constitutional 42 U.S.C. § 1988, any plaintiff who prevails in such a suit rights seems contrary to the very nature of our generally must be awarded attorney’s fees, an award which is constitutional structure and separation of powers. sometimes the tail that wags the dog, in the sense that the attorney’s fee award may dwarf any damages claim. That result C. A Constitutional Funeral is likely to be true in the funeral picketing context, since the Picketing Act? protesters have no intention of ever being arrested or jailed for What is the result of all of the preceding discussion violating the laws, and thus are unlikely ever to suffer any and analysis? Is it possible to enact a constitutional significant damages. funeral picketing law? The short answer is yes. The longer answer is that it may not, however, be a law In recognition of the potential for § 1983 suits and § 1988 fee that fully satisfies those seeking to curb or silence awards in successful suits, Congressman Todd Tiahrt of Kansas the protesters. in the fall of 2006 introduced a bill to amend both statutes. Titled the “Sons and Daughters of America Act,” Representative Tiahrt’s bill would make two primary amendments: (1) it would limit the remedies available in a § 1983 suit involving funeral “picketing, protesting, or 22 Fall/Winter 2007 | UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS LAW First, it is constitutional to prohibit noise or physical interference that actually disrupts or disturbs a funeral or memorial service. Second, it is constitutional to ensure unimpeded access to and egress from a funeral or memorial service. Third, given the substantial privacy interests at stake in the context of a funeral, and the at least somewhat captive nature of the mourners who attend, some kind of limited, tailored buffer zone likely is constitutionally acceptable. Beyond these propositions, everything becomes arguable. And even relying on the foregoing three propositions, there are not necessarily clear answers as to how to enact a constitutional law. Guaranteeing access is constitutional, but the more difficult question is how to do so? And even assuming some buffer zone is constitutional, certainly anything greater than 100 feet seems inherently suspect under the Supreme Court’s cases, and there is no clear indication in those cases that even 100 feet will pass muster. Thus, my best advice to those considering the enactment of, or defending the implementation of, any of the funeral picketing laws is to focus on the foregoing three principles and to enact or defend the narrowest law that one’s constituencies can tolerate. V. CONCLUSION Though it may be a bedrock principle of the First Amendment that “government may not prohibit the expression of an idea simply because society finds the idea itself offensive or disagreeable,”135 it similarly is a bedrock principle that people need not hear or tolerate every message no matter where conveyed.136 Thus, some careful and thoughtful restrictions on funeral picketing may pass constitutional muster. But emotional reactions written into law as zealous restrictions may only line the protesters’ pockets with attorney’s fees if and when the courts strike down unconstitutional laws. And, even assuming that only constitutional laws are enacted, a serious question remains whether such legislation actually furthers the goal of dissuading the protesters from their offensive and provocative actions. The more attention the Westboro Baptist Church receives, the more likely its members are to continue and even to expand their activities. Paying them no notice whatsoever, or viewing their presence near a funeral as a sort of badge of honor for the deceased and the mourners, would be the truest triumph of all. And unquestionably constitutional. FOOTNOTES: 126. United States v. Grace, 461 U.S. 171, 183–84 (1983). 127. See, e.g., R.A.V. v. City of St. Paul, 505 U.S. 377, 391 (1992) (striking down hate-speech ordinance that the Court concluded was not evenhanded and prohibited only the expression of certain viewpoints on certain topics); Nat’l Socialist Party v. Village of Skokie, 432 U.S. 43, 43–44 (1977) (allowing Nazis to march through a town that had many Jewish residents). 128. See Texas v. Johnson, 491 U.S. 397, 414–20 (1989) (holding that a “state’s interest in preserving the flag as a symbol of nationhood and national unity” does not justify criminal conviction for engaging in political expression). 129. See Virginia v. Black, 538 U.S. 343, 364–66 (2003) (finding that it is constitutional to criminalize the burning of a cross with intent to intimidate or threaten). 130. See, e.g., FARBER, supra note 72, at 117–24 (briefly critiquing current treatment of hate speech and options for reform); Steven J. Heyman, Introduction to HATE SPEECH AND THE CONSTITUTION: THE DEVELOPMENT OF THE HATE SPEECH DEBATE, at xli–lxiii (Steven J. Heyman ed., 1996) (providing several arguments regarding the hate-speech debate). 131. See, e.g., McQueary v. Stumbo, 453 F. Supp. 2d 975, 979–80 (E.D. Ky. 2006) (discussing the standard of review for a preliminary injunction). 132. H.R. 6157, 109th Cong. § 2 (2006); see also Appendix C, infra Part IX (containing the entire text of the bill). Amusingly, the preamble to the bill reads “[t]o amend the Revised Statutes of the United States to provide for legal protection against frivolous lawsuits directed at statutes prohibiting picketing at military and other funerals.” H.R. 6157 pmbl. (emphasis added). The irony, of course, is that if the funeral picketing laws in fact violate the First Amendment, a lawsuit challenging them is hardly frivolous. But if, instead, the lawsuits are frivolous, then plaintiffs will not prevail and there is no basis for awarding either damages or attorney’s fees under sections 1983 and 1988 anyway, so there is no need to change the law. 133. Section 1983, with its requirement that the offending officials act “under color of” state law, does not apply to the enforcement of federal law. Presumably, a suit against federal officials would be brought as a Bivens action in federal court, as an implied right of action arising under the First Amendment. See Bivens v. Six Unknown Unnamed Agents, 403 U.S. 388, 390 & n.1 (1971) (finding that the complaint did state a cause of action under the Fourth Amendment because the complaint alleged that the arrest was done “unlawfully, unreasonably and contrary to law”). Or, a claim of unconstitutionality would arise as a defense to a criminal prosecution for violation of the federal act. Cf. United States v. Grace, 461 U.S. 171, 173–74 (1983) (hearing a suit regarding the unconstitutionality of a federal statute from two petitioners who were subject to arrest for their actions). But, in either event, the American Rule is that each party generally bears its own attorney expenses, and the only real exception is when a statute—such as § 1988— explicitly authorizes fee awards. The general understanding seems to be that attorney’s fees are not available in Bivens actions, precisely because there is no statutory authorization for them. And it is not apparent that any other federal statute would authorize such fees in the context of challenging the federal funeral picketing law. So Representative Tiahrt’s proposal may be a nullity and unnecessary in this regard. Furthermore, the Congressman’s proposal does not purport to limit or preclude awards of damages in suits against the United States or federal officials, see H.R. 6157, § 3, so it is not clear that his proposal would have any effect whatsoever on current law that otherwise would apply in litigation challenging the federal act. 134. Funeral picketers apparently are not the only target of congressional proposals to amend and limit sections 1983 and 1988. Another such effort passed the House of Representatives in late September 2006. Known as the Veterans’ Memorials, Boy Scouts, Public Seals, and Other Public Expressions of Religion Protection Act of 2007, H.R. 725, 110th Cong. (2007), that bill “would bar courts from awarding any [§ 1988] attorney[’s] fees to plaintiffs who successfully challenge government expression or endorsement of religion” under the First Amendment’s Establishment Clause. David A. Drachsler, In Bad Faith, LEGAL TIMES, Oct. 16, 2006, at 58, 59. 135. Texas v. Johnson, 491 U.S. 397, 414 (1989). 136. See Frisby v. Schultz, 487 U.S. 474, 488 (1988) (holding that a prohibition on picketing was valid because it protected individuals who were “presumptively unwilling to receive it”); Rowan v. U.S. Post Office Dept., 397 U.S. 728, 737 (1970) (finding that a right to communicate advertisements to an individual’s home is “circumscribed . . . by an affirmative act of the addressee . . . that he wishes no further mailings”). ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Professor Stephen McAllister joined the KU Law faculty in 1993, serving as Dean from 2000-2005. He clerked for U.S. Supreme Court Justices Byron White and Clarence Thomas. He teaches in the areas of constitutional law, constitutional litigation and torts. university of kansas | GREEN HALL NEWS 23 G r e En Hall News WE CAN RUN, BUT WE CAN’T HIDE: International and Comparative Law Come to Criminal Procedure By: Professor David Gottlieb, Associate Dean for Clinical Programs Like many or most of the more senior readers of this magazine, I came of age at a time when International Law was regarded as a discrete and somewhat esoteric subject. Those of us going into practices where we were going to represent the concerns of “ordinary people” in the criminal area assumed that the law we would be applying would be state law or, at most, federal constitutional law. The clients I represented at the beginning of my practice were caught in the vice of state criminal law. Most of the time, their legal claims involved assertion of matters of state procedural law or, at most, federal constitutional law. The idea that the acts they committed or the procedure upon which they relied could involve international law seemed far-fetched, to put it mildly. Things have changed. Just as our globalized commercial environment has expanded the dimension of commercial law, our globalized world has changed the way in which anti-social acts are adjudicated. The increased human traffic across borders makes it more likely that criminal defendants will hail from abroad. The interdependence that is a feature of our life makes it more likely that acts we prosecute will occur abroad. Our signature to a number of treaties means that individuals coming into our custody may have newly-minted rights or protections. Finally, the internet revolution gives us the ability to access international and comparative law sources that would have entirely eluded us in previous generations In the space that follows, then, I wish to highlight just a few prominent examples of the way in which international legal principles have appeared in major cases. The most dramatic appearance of international law has been in cases surrounding our anti-terrorism policies. Here, international law does not appear merely as an interpretive option, or even because of the existence of an applicable treaty, but because of its incorporation into domestic law itself. The best example of this process is probably Hamdan v. Rumsfeld,1 the Military Commissions case. Hamdan was a Yemeni national, who was believed to have been Osama Bin-Laden’s driver. He was turned over to the United States in 2001 by the Northern Alliance and taken to the facility at Guantanamo. Eventually, he was brought before a Military Commission to face charges of conspiracy to commit attacks against civilians and acts of terrorism. 1 24 1126 S.Ct. 2749 (2006). Fall/Winter 2007 | UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS LAW This Military Commission procedure, established by Executive Order in November of 2001, differed radically from the protections offered by civilian courts or by traditional courts martial under the Uniform Code of Military Justice. The Commission process allowed the exclusion from portions of the trial of the defendant and defendant’s counsel and the admission of “any” evidence that in the opinion of the tribunal might aid in its determination. The construction of the commission also differed from a regular court martial. By a 5-3 vote, the Court struck down the President’s Commission procedure. The majority noted that in time of war, where military necessity requires, military commissions may provide for summary procedures. However, these deviations from ordinary Constitutional process or courts martial must be consistent with the “law of war.” That “law of war” in turn derives from the rules and precepts of international law of war, primarily the Geneva Conventions. The Court noted that the Geneva conventions require that trials be conducted by a “regularly constituted court” with those procedures recognized as “indispensable by civilized peoples.” Both the plurality opinion of Justice Stevens and the concurring opinion of Justice Kennedy concluded that in the absence of an immediate emergency or Congressional authorization, a trial in which the defendant could be excluded or any evidence admitted did not constitute a “regularly constituted court” with adequate procedures. A second use of international law is the effort to apply directly a treaty, on the grounds that the instrument itself provides rights to the defendant. Sanchez-Llamas v. Oregon2 presents an application, albeit ultimately unsuccessful for the defendant, of this process. The defendant was charged with homicide and, during his incarceration, the police secured a confession from him. The Vienna Convention on Consular Relations requires that a person detained in a foreign country be informed of his right to notify his own country’s consular officials. Oregon police had failed to notify Sanchez-Llamas, a Mexican national, of this right prior to securing the confession, and Sanchez-Llamas argued that the confession must, therefore, be suppressed. A majority of the Court rejected the argument that SanchezLlamas was entitled to suppression. Although acknowledging the applicability of the treaty, the Court noted that it mandates no specific remedy for violation of one of its provisions. The majority then stated it would not read the treaty to imply that suppression be required. Justice Breyer dissented in part on the suppression question, in an opinion joined by Justices Stevens and Souter. The dissenters noted that the treaty requires each signatory to give full effect to its purposes. They reasoned that in cases where no other remedy could give such effect, suppression might be required. While the Court seemingly rejected that position, both the majority and dissent assumed that the treaty, in fact, did apply to the defendant, and that he, in fact, did possess the right to be notified. Even though the Court was unwilling to reverse the defendant’s conviction, it did acknowledge the existence of an obligation that almost assuredly was unknown to most members of police and prosecution prior to the opinion. The third example of application of international law is the use of Court opinions or legal standards as evidence of “the decent opinion of mankind,” as persuasive authority in the same manner that opinions from sister states are used in domestic litigation in state courts. A recent and controversial example of the process came in the Supreme Court’s decision striking down the death penalty for 2 3 offenders under 18 as a violation of the Eighth Amendment’s prohibition on cruel and unusual punishment. In Roper v. Simmons3, Justice Kennedy noted that the Supreme Court has referred to the laws and opinions of other countries as “instructive” for its interpretation of the meaning of cruel and unusual punishment. The majority then declared relevant the “stark fact that the United States is the only country in the world that continues to give official sanction to the juvenile death penalty.” Justice Kennedy also noted the number of international conventions prohibiting the practice and the scarcity of reported executions, and declared this opinion “respected and significant confirmation” of the Court’s own views. To put it mildly, Justice Kennedy’s decision to rely upon foreign opinion was not received with unbounded enthusiasm. In an opinion joined by Justice Thomas and Chief Justice Rehnquist, Justice Scalia excoriated the majority for its reliance upon foreign law or practice. He argued that reliance upon the view of international sources for guidance on the meaning of cruel and unusual punishment was hypocritical if foreign law was discounted in consideration of the necessity of the exclusionary rule or the validity of abortion restrictions. Despite Justice Scalia’s derision, it is almost certain that the internationalization of criminal law and procedure will not abate. We have continued to sign international instruments, making more probable incorporation of some of these sources into domestic law. As a result of the success of our Constitutional system, our language of rights is no longer unique. Countries all over the world are applying language such as equal protection and cruel and unusual punishment, adding to the potential source of persuasive material. Moreover, access to these authorities has become much easier. The internet has placed international conventions and foreign cases at the fingertips of public defenders and prosecutors in a way that was unthinkable to us when we entered practice. You should know that this evolution is reflected in our teaching as well as practice. It is now common to include consideration of practice abroad not only in stand-alone courses in comparative criminal law and procedure, but as a part of basic criminal procedure. While these sources of law will never supplant state and federal sources, they are a part of our atmosphere in a way that we would not have imagined a generation ago. 126 S.Ct. 2669 (2006). 543 U.S. 551 (2005). university of kansas | GREEN HALL NEWS 25 G r e En FACULTY NOTES Hall News Gail Agrawal has accepted an appointment to the Oversight Body of the Institute of Ethics’ Ethical Force Program. The Ethical Force Program is a collaborative effort established under the auspices of the American Medical Association to develop system-wide health care performance measures for ethics in the health care delivery system. She has been named by Governor Kathleen Sebelius to the Health Care for All Kansans steering committee. The steering committee is charged with developing and evaluating proposals to expand health care coverage to the uninsured and underinsured in Kansas. In her role as chair of the federal Advisory Committee on Organ Transplantation, Dean Agrawal testified before the Special Committee on the Judiciary and the House Judiciary Committee of the Kansas Legislature on the Revised Uniform Anatomical Gift Act. Dean Agrawal participated in a “fireside chat” with retired U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O’Connor at the Tenth Circuit Judicial Conference in Boulder, Colorado. Dean Agrawal spoke at a workshop entitled “Promoting Diversity in Deanships” co-sponsored by Seattle University law School and the Society of American Law Teachers to encourage members of underrepresented groups to pursue law school deanships. She has spoken at luncheon meetings of the Topeka Women’s Bar Association, the Wichita Bar Association and the Johnson County Bar Association on contemporary trends in legal education. She participated in a deans’ roundtable sponsored by the Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association and in the Southwest Kansas Bar Association meeting in Dodge City. Dean Agrawal gave the Bartholome Lecture in pediatric ethics at KU Medical Center, addressing the legal regime governing medical decision-making for children and adolescents. Raj Bhala published the WTO Case Review 2005, 23 Arizona Journal of International and Comparative Law 107-345 (2006). Each year he co-authors the WTO Case Review with Professor David Gantz of the University of Arizona College of Law. The Review explains and analyzes adopted WTO Appellate Body reports. Raj also published The Limits of American Generosity, 29 Fordham International Law Journal 299-385 (January 2006), in conjunction with an invitational symposium on international trade and developing countries. The article critiques American trade policy toward Africa in the light of social justice theory. Raj and his family spent July in Hong Kong. Raj served as a Research Fellow at the University of Hong Kong Faculty of Law (HKU Law). He presented two faculty seminars at HKU: Trade, Foreign Exchange and China and Trade, National Security and East Asia. He gave public lectures on Trade, Agriculture and East Asia and Limits of the American Trade Empire: Four Cardinal Virtues and the Challenge of the Chinese Yuan. The latter lecture was co-sponsored by the Hong Kong International Law Association and the Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK). Raj was delighted to see one recent KU Law alum has been hired as a professor at HKU Law and another successfully completed the CUHK LL.M. program. Raj completed the new (3rd) edition of a 50-chapter textbook, International Trade Law: Interdisciplinary Theory and Practice, and the accompanying Documents Supplement. Published by LexisNexis, these materials have been used at about 100 law schools around the world. He is now completing the Teacher’s Manual and an all-new Dictionary of International Trade Law. Robert Casad published supplements to three treatises: Gard and Casad, Kansas Code of Civil Procedure Annotated (4th ed.)(3 vols.); Casad, Jurisdiction and Forum Selection (2d ed.) and; Casad and Richman, Jurisdiction in Civil Actions (3d ed.)(2 vols.). George C. Coggins served as an instructor for the KU School of Law sponsored Istanbul Summer Abroad Program in Istanbul, Turkey. Joseph Custer published Librarians: Guardians of Public Well-Being or Protectors of Intellectual Freedom? 4 Synergy (Australian) 1 (2006); and The Law of Bleeding Kansas: A Selected Biography of Legal Documents from Pre-Statehood Kansas, 1803-1861, in Prestatehood Legal Materials: A Fifty-State Guide (with Mead and Lung) (Haworth Publishing 2006). The book won the American Association of Law Libraries Andrews Award for best new book. He presented “Cyber Sleuthing on the Internet,” KU Continuing Education CLE, Lawrence, Kan., June; and “Free Online Legal Research,” Kansas Bar Association CLE, Salina, Kan., January. In July he served as an instructor for the KU School of Law sponsored Cambridge Pre-Law Institute in Cambridge, England. 26 Fall/Winter 2007 | UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS LAW Michael Davis served as chair of the American Bar Association site evaluation team for provisional accreditation of the Phoenix School of Law. He spent the spring semester teaching in the annual spring consortium program in London, which is co-sponsored by the KU School of Law. While in London, he conducted a site visit of Boston College’s annual program at King’s College London with Professor Peter Joy of Washington University. Martin Dickinson’s 2007-08 edition of Federal Income Tax Code and Regulations: Selected Sections was published by CCH. He authored an article titled “The New Kansas Estate Tax” with Nancy Schmidt Roush, L’79, which was published in the September 2006 issue of the Journal of the Kansas Bar Association. In October 2006, he made a presentation on “The New Kansas Estate Tax” at the Estate Planning Malpractice Prevention Program sponsored by University of MissouriKansas City Continuing Legal Education. In February, he presented “The New Kansas Estate Tax” at the Kansas Bar Association’s Slam-Dunk CLE program in Manhattan. He served as an instructor for the KU School of Law sponsored Istanbul Summer Abroad Program in Istanbul, Turkey. Chris Drahozal published the following books and articles: The Iran-United States Claims Tribunal at 25 (Oxford University Press 2007) (with Chris Gibson); Commercial Arbitration: Cases and Problems (2d ed. Lexis Publishing 2006); Documentary Supplement to Commercial Arbitration: Cases and Problems (2d ed. Lexis Publishing 2006); Arbitration Costs and Contingent Fee Contracts, 59 Vand. L. Rev. 729 (2006); Is Arbitration Lawless?, 40 Loy. L.A. L. Rev. 187 (2007) (invited for symposium titled The Private Ordering of Contractual Relations: Contracting Out of the UCC); Secret Settlement Restrictions and Unintended Consequences, 54 U. Kan. L. Rev. 1457 (2006) (with Laura Hines); Secrecy and Transparency in Dispute Resolution, 54 U. Kan. L. Rev. ix (2006); Iran-U.S. Claims Tribunal Precedent in Investor-State Arbitration, 23 J. Int’l Arb. 521 (2006); and Jurisdiction of Arbitrators to Decide Their Own Jurisdiction: Compétence-Compétence in Kansas and MBNA America Bank, N.A. v. Credit, KBA Journal, May 2007, at 18. Professor Drahozal gave his inaugural lecture as John M. Rounds Professor of Law on “Arbitration Mythbusters” in April 2007. He made the following presentations: “Codifying Manifest Disregard,” at a symposium on Rethinking the Federal Arbitration Act: An Examination of Whether and How the Statute Should Be Amended, Boyd Law School, University of Nevada-Las Vegas (January 2007); “Teaching Arbitration Law Using the Problem Method,” at the Legal Educators’ Colloquium of the ABA Dispute Resolution Section meeting, Washington D.C. (April 2007); and “Empirical Insights Into International Commercial Arbitration,” at a conference on transatlantic perspectives on alternative dispute resolution in London (July 2006). He spoke at the International Bar Association Conference in September 2006 in Chicago, Ill., as part of a panel titled “Washing the Family’s Dirty Linen in Public: Can Trust Disputes Be Resolved by Arbitration?” In October 2006, he organized the annual meeting of the Midwestern Law & Economics Association with Professor Steve Ware, which was held at KU. Participants from more than 20 schools presented papers at the conference. He was accepted in the KU chapter of Phi Beta Delta, an honor society for international scholars. Robert Glicksman published the following books and articles: the 5th edition of his environmental law casebook, Environmental Protection: Law and Policy (5th ed. Aspen Publishers) (with D. Markell, W. Buzbee, D. Mandelker, & D. Tarlock) (2007) (website at http://lawstudy.law.ku.edu/glicks/envprot; the 2007 professors’ update to the casebook; Global Climate Change and the Risks to Coastal Areas from Hurricanes and Rising Sea Levels: The Costs of Doing Nothing, 52 Loy. L. Rev. 1127 (2006); Depiction of the RegulatorRegulated Entity Relationship in the Chemical Industry: Deterrence-Based v. Cooperative Enforcement, 31 Wm. & Mary Envtl. L. & Pol’y Rev. 603 (2007) (with KU economist Dietrich Earnhart); A Jurisprudence of Ideology, 24 Envtl. F. 22 (Jan./Feb. 2007) (with J. May); Release # 18 and 19 to Public Natural Resources Law, the treatise he co-authors with KU Law colleague Professor George C. Coggins; the annual update to NEPA Law and Litigation, a treatise by Dan Mandelker, to which he contributed; Environmental Law, Chapter 11 in 17 Kansas Annual Survey (KBA 2007); and a book review of Environmental Protection and the Social Responsibility of Firms (B. Hay et al. eds., 2005) in 36 J. Envtl. Quality # 2 (Mar.-Apr. 2007).He gave the following presentations: “Global Climate Change, Hurricanes and Coastal Flooding: Is There a Link?,” at faculty research workshops at the KU School of Law and the Emory School of Law and at a conference on the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina sponsored by the Loyola-New Orleans School of Law; “Coercive v. Cooperative Environmental Enforcement under the Clean Water Act: A Study of the Chemical Industry,” at the 4th IUCN Academy of Environmental Law Colloquium: Toward More Effective Implementation of Environmental Law, Enforcement and Compliance (Oct. 16, 2006); “Nothing is Real: Federal Preemption by Inaction,” at the Duke University Law School, Federalism in the Overlapping Territory Conference (Nov. 10, 2006); “U.S. Water Quality Law Overview,” to the group of Asian groundwater experts brought to KU by Professor John Peck (Nov. 28, 2006); “The Roadless Rule and Other Strategies for Protecting Public Lands,” at the Natural Resources Law Center 25th Anniversary Conference and the Natural Resources Law Teachers 14th Biennial Institute: The Future of Natural Resources Law and Policy, Boulder, Co. (June 7, 2007); “Recent Developments in Environmental Law: The Supreme Court Weighs In,” at a CLE program on Recent Developments in the Law, in Lawrence, Kan. (June 1, 2007); “Important Environmental Law Developments,” at the KBA Annual Survey of the Law, Topeka, Kan. (May 2, 2007); “The Impact of Global Climate Change on Hurricanes and Flood Risks,” at a meeting of the KU School of Law Environmental Law Society, Lawrence, Kan. (April 19, 2007); “Preemption and the Purposes of Federal Environmental Regulation,” at the Ordering State-Federal Relations through the Preemption Doctrine Conference, Northwestern University School of Law, Chicago, Ill. (April 5, 2007) (with KU Law colleague Professor Rick Levy). In May Glicksman was awarded the Howard M. and Susan Immel Teaching Award, which honors an outstanding law professor who sets an example of professionalism for his or her students. David J. Gottlieb was named Associate Dean of Clinical Programs in September of 2006. During the summer of 2007, he helped organize a Gulf Coast reconstruction externship program that placed students in New Orleans and Biloxi, Mississippi. Professor Gottlieb published Katrina Consequences: What Has The Government Learned?, 52 Loyola Law Review 1113, and LawFree Zones, which was published in the Kansas Journal of Law & Public Policy. He also helped prepare the 2007 supplement for Practice Under university of kansas | GREEN HALL NEWS 27 G r e En the Federal Sentencing Guidelines, published by Aspen Law & Business. His CLE and panel presentations include “Katrina Consequences” presented at a Conference in New Orleans cosponsored by Loyola Law School and the Center for Progressive Reform; “Law Free Zones,” presented at the forum on Anti-Terror Law and policy held in September at the Law School; “Attorney Responsibilities in Dealing with Repressive Governments and Rigged Systems,” for the KBA on November 18, 2006, and “Right to Present a Defense,” for the KBA in Topeka on April 16, 2007. He also participated in a number of different forums in the Kansas City area on our government’s anti-terror policies. John W. Head has completed five books recently, three of which have been published. The first is Global Business Law: Principles and Practice of International Commerce and Investment (Carolina Academic Press, 2006). This is a treatise designed for students and practitioners of international business transactions. It is accompanied by an annotated documents supplement titled Handbook for Global Business Law: Treaties, Statutes, Guidelines, Samples and Other Materials on International Commerce and Investment. It is also accompanied by a Teacher’s Manual. The second book is Economic Law Topics and Curriculum (University of Wisconsin, 2007). This is the substantially revised second edition of a book first published in Bahasa Indonesia in 1998 under joint authority of the Indonesian Economic Law and Improved Procurement Systems (“ELIPS”) Project and the University of Indonesia Law Faculty. The revised edition is intended for use in Indonesian law schools and is published in both English (the language in which Head wrote it) and Bahasa Indonesia. The third book is A General Introduction to Economic Law (University of Wisconsin, 2007). This is the second edition of a book first published in both English and Bahasa Indonesia in 1997 under the joint authority of the Indonesian “ELIPS” Project (see above) and the University of Indonesia Law Faculty. The revised edition, like the first one, is designed primarily for use in Indonesian law schools. Head’s fourth recent book is General Principles of Business and Economic Law. It is now with the printer at Carolina Academic Press and is designed for use by law and business schools in the United States and developing countries. The fifth book, which Head recently completed and sent to the publisher (Brill Publishers, Netherlands), is titled Losing the Global Development War: A 28 Fall/Winter 2007 | Hall News Contemporary Critique of the IMF, the World Bank and the WTO. Both the General Principles book and the Global Development War book are expected to be released in early 2008. In addition, Head has published two articles recently. The first, arising out of his work with international financial institutions, is Protecting and Supporting Indigenous Peoples in Latin America: Evaluating the Recent World Bank and IDB Policy Initiatives, 14 Mich. St. U. J. Int’l L. 383 (2006). The second, emerging from his participation in a forum marking the fifth anniversary of the terrorist attacks on New York and Washington, D.C., is Responding to 9/11: Lurching Toward a Rule of Scofflaw, 15 Kan. J.L. & Pub. Pol’y 1 (2006). Head has written another article, titled Law and Policy in International Financial Institutions: The Changing Role of Law in the IFIs. This article, to be published in the Kansas Journal of Law and Public Policy later this year, is his contribution to the journal’s October symposium on law and international financial institutions, which Head helped organize. At the conclusion of the Spring 2007 academic term, Head was chosen to receive the 20062007 Dean Fred J. Moreau Award, which is presented to the KU law faculty member “who, in the eyes of the students, has been particularly helpful in advising and counseling with students.” He also won this award in 2000. In the summer months of 2007, Professor Head made arrangements and preparations to build further on the Law School’s cooperation arrangement with Anahuac University (Xalapa, Mexico). Under that arrangement, Head taught a short course in Mexico in March 2006 and again in October 2007. He has continued his work with both KU’s Jessup International Law Moot Court team and with KU’s International Environmental Law Moot Court team. He also compiles the Law School’s newsletter on its international and comparative law program, titled “International Law at KU.” The most recent issue can be viewed at www.law.ku. edu/centers_programs/international.shtml. Most recently, Head was named the Paul Hastings Visiting Professor in Corporate and Financial Law at the University of Hong Kong. He will give lectures and other presentations during a month-long visit to the University of Hong Kong in March 2008. Webb Hecker published Fiduciary Duties in Business Entities, 54 U. Kan. L. Rev. 975 (2006). He also presented this article at two CLE UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS LAW seminars in June 2007, one sponsored by the KU School of Law and the other by the Wichita Bar Association. He completed a seven-year term as associate dean for academic affairs on July 31, 2007. Laura Hines published Driving Misjoinder: The Improper Party Problem in Removal Jurisdiction, 57 Ala. L. Rev. 779 (2006) (coauthored with Professor Steven Gensler) and Secret Settlement Restrictions and Unintended Consequences, 54 U. Kan. L. Rev. 1457 (2006) (co-authored with Chris Drahozal). In September 2006, she served on a panel with U.S. Dist. Court Judge Lee H. Rosenthal at the National Forum on E-Discovery and Electronic Records Management CLE, which was co-sponsored by the KU School of Law and the firm Shook, Hardy & Bacon. Judge Rosenthal is the chair of the Advisory Committee on Civil Rules for the federal judiciary. Mike Kautsch published Liability Risks Associated with Criminals’ Publicity Demands, American Bar Association’s Media, Privacy and Defamation Law Committee News Bulletin (Spring/Summer 2006). He made presentations on: “Digital Copyright Dos and Don’ts,” at a meeting of the International Association of Business Communicators, Topeka chapter, March 1, 2006; “The Law and You,” at the spring conference of the Kansas Professional Communicators, Emporia, Kan., April 8, 2006; “How to Keep Government Open: An Exercise in Interpreting Kansas Sunshine Laws,” (a co-presentation) at the annual convention of the Kansas Press Association, Wichita, Kan., April 22, 2006); “Freedom of Information Laws,” at the KansasMissouri Associated Press Broadcasters meeting, Kansas City, April 29, 2006; “How to Keep Government Open: An Exercise in Interpreting Kansas Sunshine Law,” (a copresentation) at the annual Kansas Army & Air National Guard JAG Conference, Nov. 5, 2006; and “Newspapers and Selected Issues in Federal Law and Regulation,” at the Newspaper Association Managers annual legislative conference, Washington, D.C., December 2006. He moderated panel discussions on “Courts and the Media: The Whole World is Watching” at the Nevada District Judges annual conference, April 27, 2006; “Courts and Media 101,” at the National Association of Women Judges 28th FACULTY NOTES annual conference, Oct. 5, 2006; and “Reporter’s Privilege: Should They Be Jailed?,” at a Kansas Bar Association Media Bar Committee seminar on media law in Wichita, Oct. 20, 2006. He served as a panelist on “The CIA Leak Case: Do We Need Constitutional Protection of Confidential Sources?“and “The NSA Surveillance Story: Could a Publisher Be Indicted for Disclosing Classified Information?” during a conference March 31-April 1, 2006, on “Press Freedom and Religious Liberty in America: The Commanding First Amendment Issues in Our Time,” at Austin College in Sherman, Texas. He helped organize a March 9, 2006, meeting of the Kansas Associated Press managing editors at the Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics, which featured a debate between 2006 Kansas Attorney General candidates Phill Kline, L’87, and Paul Morrison. He served as a principal in planning and presenting the 19th and 20th annual Media and the Law seminars in Kansas City: “Media and Mayhem: The BTK Investigation as a First Amendment Case Study,” April 7, 2006, and “A Media Lawyer’s Guide to the Galaxy,” May 4, 2007. He co-led an all-day Judges/Journalists Workshop on press-bench relations, September 28, 2006, in Columbia, S.C., sponsored by the Reynolds National Center for Courts and Media at the National Judicial College in Reno, Nevada. Stacy Leeds published Moving Toward Exclusive Tribal Autonomy Over Lands and Natural Resources, 45 Nat. Resources J. 439 (2006). She gave several lectures throughout the United States including: “Violence Against Indigenous Women,” at The Power of Women’s Stories: Examining Women’s Role in Law and the Legal System Symposium sponsored by the Center for Social Justice and Public Service at Santa Clara University School of Law (April 20, 2007); “Cherokee Citizenship Determinations,” at the 21st Annual Coming Together of Peoples Conference, University of Wisconsin School of Law (March 24, 2007); and “Tribal Courts: Assuring Our Future,” Keynote Address at the 37th Annual Conference of the National Association of American Indian Court Judges, Seattle (Oct. 30, 2006). She served as panel chair for the “Race & Identity: Law, Science, Culture” forum at The First and the Forced: Indigenous and African American Intersections Conference, presented by KU’s Hall Center for Humanities and Haskell Indian Nations University with funding from the Ford Foundation (Nov. 9, 2006). On Dec. 31, 2006, Professor Leeds completed her term as a justice on the Cherokee Nation Supreme Court. She is the only woman and youngest person to serve in that capacity. She continues to serve as Chief Justice of the Supreme Court for the Kickapoo Tribe of Oklahoma and as an Associate Justice on the Supreme Court for the Kaw Nation. On the national level, she is in her second year as chair of the Tribal Courts Council in the American Bar Association Judicial Division and the first year of a two-year term on the ABA Standing Committee on Diversity in the Judiciary. Professor Leeds served the larger KU community as Interim Director of the Indigenous Nations Studies program for the 2006-2007 academic year. She was also named as a Senior Administrative Fellow by the Office of Provost. Richard E. Levy was named the first J.B. Smith Distinguished Professor of Constitutional Law in 2007 and elected president of the KU Faculty Senate for the 2007-08 academic year. He published Gunfight at the K-12 Corral: Legislative vs. Judicial Power in the Kansas School Finance Litigation, 54 Kan. L. Rev. 10211114 (2006); Government Benefits and the Rule of Law: Toward a Standards-Based Theory of Judicial Review, 58 Admin. L. Rev. 499-550 (with Sidney Shapiro); and the Constitutional Law chapter, 2007 Kansas Annual Survey 117-132. He presented “Preemption and the Purposes of Federal Environmental Law,” at the Northwestern University Law Review Symposium titled Ordering State-Federal Relations Through Preemption Doctrine (April) (with Robert Glicksman); and “Federalism as a Collective Action Problem: The U.S. Experience and its Implications for Europe,” at Wake Forest University Law School (October 2006) and at the College of Europe, Brussels, Belgium (November 2006). He served as a panelist on the “Update on the Revised Juvenile Offender and CINC Codes” presentation at the Kansas Judicial Conference in October 2006. He testified before the Kansas Legislature Senate Committee on Elections and Local Government regarding the free speech rights of government employees in March and before the Special Committee on the Judiciary concerning administrative hearings and hearing officer independence in August. Stephen W. Mazza has been named Associate Dean for Academic Affairs. Mazza was part of a delegation of high-level KU administrators who traveled to China in June. He met with students, faculty and administrators at Peking University, Wuhan University and Huazhong Normal University, providing information about the KU School of Law Two-Year J.D. program for foreign-trained lawyers, the S.J.D. program for doctoral studies and the Overseas Visiting Scholar program. He also met with officials from the U.S. Embassy in Beijing and the Chinese Scholarship Council. He published the following two pieces: Constitutional Limitations on the Legislative Power to Tax in the United States (with Tracy Kaye), 15 Mich. St. J: Int’l Law 481 (2007) and Is a Server Crash Reasonable Case for Late Filing? (with Leandra Lederman), 26 ABA Section of Tax’n News Quarterly 12 (Summer 2007). Stephen McAllister published Funeral Picketing Laws and Free Speech, 55 Kan. L. Rev. 575 (2007). He served as program director and taught the course “Comparative First Amendment Law: Freedom of Speech and Religion” for the KU School of Law sponsored Limerick Summer Program in Limerick, Ireland, in July. He co-taught the course “Comparative Constitutional Law: Equal Rights” with U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg for the KU Law sponsored Summer Program in Istanbul, Turkey, in July 2006. McAllister became Solicitor General of Kansas on May 2, assisting the Attorney General in important constitutional cases, particularly appellate matters. He became the co-chair of the KU Honors Program Advisory Board in April, and he was selected as the first law professor to teach the KU University Scholars class, a program for the 20 top KU sophomores, in the spring 2008 academic semester. He participated in the spring meeting of the Federal Rules of Appellate Procedure Advisory Committee, which he has been a member of since 2004. He attended the State Solicitors and Appellate Chiefs annual meeting in June, part of the annual summer meeting of the National Association of Attorneys General. McAllister was the featured speaker and presented the lecture “Current Constitutional Controversies and the ‘New’ Supreme Court” at the Constitution Day Program at Ohio University, Athens, Ohio, on Sept. 14, 2006. He was the featured speaker and presented the university of kansas | GREEN HALL NEWS 29 G r e En lecture “Current Constitutional Controversies and the ‘New’ Supreme Court” at the Constitution Day Program at Friends University, Wichita, Kan., on Sept. 19, 2006. He was the speaker at the 50th Anniversary Banquet and Reunion for the KU Honors Program in April. He was the organizer and moderator of the Constitution Day programs at the KU School of Law and the Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics on Sept. 21, 2006. He was chair of the American Bar Association site inspection team for the re-accreditation of the University of Arkansas–Fayetteville School of Law, Fayetteville, Ark., on Nov. 7-10, 2006. McAllister presented the CLE program “Defending The Enforcement of State Laws Such As Funeral Picketing Acts: An Overview Of Section 1983 Litigation In Constitutional Cases” at the Kansas Association of Defense Counsel Annual Meeting in Kansas City, Mo., on Dec. 1, 2006, and the “Civil Rights Litigation Under Section 1983” CLE program at the KU School of Law’s annual Recent Developments in the Law program in June. Suzanne Carey McAllister published What’s Become of Grandma, Grandpa and the Troxels? An Update on Grandparent Visitation Rights in Kansas, 75 J. Kan. B. Ass’n 34 (2006). She presented “Recent Developments in Kansas Residential Landlord-Tenant Law Including Evictions,” a University of Kansas School of Law CLE Program, in Lawrence, Kan. on June 2007 (1 hour CLE); “Grandparent Visitation Rights,” for Kansas Legal Services Guardian Ad Litem Training, in Lawrence, Kan. on Dec. 2006 (2 hour CLE); and “Grandparent Visitation Rights,” for Kansas Legal Services Guardian Ad Litem Training in Wichita, Kan. on Nov. 2006 (2 hour CLE). She served on an American Bar Association Accreditation Site Inspection Team for University of Houston Law Center, on Nov. 5-8, 2006. In 2007, she was appointed to the Kansas Supreme Court Pro Se Committee which is charged with addressing the challenges of self-represented persons in Kansas. Sandra Craig McKenzie presented “City and County Code Enforcement: Implications for the Community Tenure of Older Adult Hoarders” at the Community Tenure of Older Adult Hoarders: Identifying Risks and Enhancing Opportunities conference in Topeka in April in 30 Fall/Winter 2007 | Hall News connection with a KU School of Social Welfare, Office of Aging and Long Term Care project. Keith Meyer presented “Current Article 9 Issues and Agricultural Credit” at the 2006 Texas Farm, Ranch, Agribusiness Bankruptcy Institute on September 14 and 15, 2006 in Lubbock, Texas. He also presented “2006 Commercial Law Update” at the 2006 Annual Meeting of the American Agricultural Law Association on October 13 and 14, 2006 in Savannah, Georgia. The outline will be placed on the National Agricultural Law Center’s web page which is operated by the University of Arkansas School of Law in Fayetteville, Arkansas. Meyer presented “Current Article 9 Issues Involving Perfection and Priority at The Tailgater: Kickin’ it with the KBA on November 18, 2006 in Lawrence, Kansas. Joyce McCray Pearson presented ”Teaching the Law and Literature using AfroIndigenous Themes” at the conference “The First and the Forced Indigenous and African American Intersections, The Shifting Borders of Race and Identity Capstone” at the University of Kansas on Nov. 11, 2006. Pearson was elected to serve on the American Association of Law Schools section on law libraries executive committee at the AALS meeting in Washington, DC, in January and as the Kansas representative for the Government Relations Committee of the Mid-America Association of Law Libraries. She is a mentor for the 2007-08 American Association of Law Libraries mentoring program and was awarded the Douglas County Bar Association Liberty Bell Award in recognition of her work in establishing the law library at the downtown courthouse. John Peck chaired the water law section of the Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation Institute in Vancouver in July. His article “Groundwater Management in Kansas: A Brief History and Assessment” was published by the Kansas Journal of Law and Public Policy in its symposium issue, “Does Groundwater Management Work?” He spoke on Kansas water law at the Wichita Chamber of Commerce Environmental Committee meeting and on “The Public Interest” at the summer conference of the Kansas Water Congress in Wichita in August. He organized a three-week visit to KU by six Asian groundwater experts for a series of lectures and field trips in November UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS LAW and December 2006. The program was cosponsored by the KU School of Law and the KU Office of International Programs. Jean Phillips was appointed to the Kansas CLE Commission. She was elected to the KU Faculty Senate for the 2007-08 academic year. Phillips was appointed Treasurer of the Board of Legal Services for Prisoners. She participated as a panel member at the SBA sponsored presentation of “After Innocence.” Phillips successfully litigated cases in the Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals, the Kansas Court of Appeals and the Sedgwick County District Court. Elinor Schroeder was named Advisor of the Year by the Student Involvement and Leadership Center for her work as faculty advisor for the Kansas Journal of Law and Public Policy. She also published the 2007 supplement to her treatise, Employment Law 3d Ed. (Thomson/West). In January she spoke on Leaves of Absence Under the FMLA, ADA, and USERRA at a program sponsored by the Wichita Bar Association. Professor Schroeder has agreed to serve as the editor-in-chief of the third edition of the Kansas Bar Association’s Employment Law Handbook, tentatively scheduled to be published in late 2008 or early 2009. She was also the editor-in-chief of the first two editions of the Handbook and the author of several individual chapters in those editions. Andrew Torrance presented “Physiological Steps Doctrine” at the 2006 Intellectual Property Scholars Conference (IPSC), Berkeley Law School, in August 2006; “Protecting and Promoting Scientific Innovation,” the inaugural lecture to the 2006 Self Fellows, University of Kansas, in August 2006; “A Whirlwind Tour of the Patent System” to the Rotary Club of Lawrence, Kan., in September 2006; “Intellectual Property and Biotechnology” at the School of Veterinary Medicine, Kansas State University, in September 2006; “An Extinction Bar to Patentability,” Works in Progress Intellectual Property Colloquium, University of Pittsburgh School of Law, in October 2006; “Engineering Human Life” at the Association for Politics and the Life Sciences (IPLS) 26th Annual Meeting, Indiana University, in October 2006; “Intellectual Property and Bioterrorism” to the Greater Kansas City Hospitals Association in Kansas City in October 2006; “Enabling Biodiversity Conservation” at the FACULTY NOTES Midwest Law and Economics Conference, University of Kansas School of Law, in October 2006; “Tribal Sovereign Immunity from Patent Infringement” at the Intellectual Property Scholars Roundtable, Michigan State University School of Law, in January 2007; “Intellectual Property in Taiwan,” to the Intercollegiate Taiwanese American Students Association (ITASA) at its 2007 East Coast Conference, Harvard University, in February 2007; “Patent and Copyright Law for Graduate Students,” at the University of Kansas Libraries Symposium for graduate students in February 2007; “Intellectual Property, Conservation and Sustainability,” at the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) 2007 Annual Meeting, San Francisco, in February; he was an invited Conference Fellow at the What If? In Intellectual Property 2007 conference at Michigan State University School of Law in March; delivered an invited plenary address entitled “An Interactive Patent System Simulation (PatentSim™)” at the 2007 Intellectual Property Scholars Conference (IPSC) in Chicago in August; he presented An Interactive Patent System Simulation (PatentSim™): Initial Empirical Results” at the Works In Progress In Intellectual Property 2007 conference in Washington, D.C., in September; and, he was an invited guest lecturer at University of Kansas School of Business on “Intellectual Property Law and Biotechnology”, in October 2007. “ He published “Transnational Environmentalism: Spinning the Green Web” with Dr. Wendy E.F. Torrance in the book Transnational Civil Society: An Introduction, in 2006. He published “Patents to the Rescue: Disasters and Patent Law” in the DePaul Journal of Health Law in 2007. He cowrote “Are the Brookhill-Wilk patents impediments to market growth in Cybersurgery?” with Dr. Thomas R. McLean, which will appear in Journal of the American College of Surgery in the fall of 2007. Torrance wrote “An Extinction Bar to Patentability,” which will be published in the Georgetown International Environmental Law Review in January 2008. Torrance was quoted in the article “Blogging The Law Has Many Rewards,” published on Feb. 6, 2007, page D21, in the Kansas City Star. Torrance was interviewed by ABC Television News about the fair use defense in copyright law in May 2007. Torrance founded and moderates the Biolaw listserv, and he co-founded (with Dean Jim Chen of Louisville Law School) and moderates the Biolaw: Law and the Life Sciences (biolaw. blogspot.com) and Idealaw (idealaw.blogspot. com) blogs. The Biolaw listserv and blog cover issues at the intersection of biology and law. Idealaw explores intellectual property law. In May 2007, for the second year in a row, Torrance was invited to teach the Kansas Bar Association CLE presentation “Patent Law Update.” Stephen Ware recently published a book titled Principles of Alternative Dispute Resolution (Thomson/West Concise Hornbook Series, 2d ed. 2007). He presented a paper on securities arbitration for a University of Cincinnati College of Law symposium, March 30, and a paper on the separability doctrine in arbitration law for a University of Nevada School of Law symposium, January 26. He co-chaired the School of Law’s Faculty Appointments Committee during the year Professors Melanie Wilson and Jelani Jefferson were hired. Ware presented “Teaching Arbitration Law” at the Legal Educators’ Colloquium of the ABA Dispute Resolution Section meeting in Washington, D. C. in April 2007. He helped Professor Drahozal organize the annual meeting of the Midwest Law & Economics Association, which was held at KU in October 2006. Elizabeth Weeks presented “Cooperative Federalism and Health Care Reform: The Medicare Part D ‘Clawback’ Example,” at the Faculty Exchange Workshop, University of Missouri Columbia School of Law, Columbia, Missouri, in April; “Cooperative Federalism and Health Care Reform: The Medicare Part D ‘Clawback’ Example,” at the Medicare Modernization Act Update: Saint Louis University Law Journal, Annual Health Law Symposium, Saint Louis University School of Law, Saint Louis, in March; “After the Catastrophe: Disaster Relief for Hospitals,” at the University of Iowa College of Law Faculty Forum, Iowa City, Iowa, in February; “GapFilling, Risk-Pooling and the ‘Connector’: Private Market Solutions to Universal Coverage,” at the Randall Park Faculty Colloquium, University of Kentucky College of Law, Lexington, Ken., in January; “Gap-Filling, Risk-Pooling and the ‘Connector’: Private Market Solutions to Universal Coverage” at the University of Kansas Law Review Symposium: The Massachusetts Plan and the Future of Universal Coverage, University of Kansas, in November 2006; “Beyond Compensation: Using Torts to Promote Public Health,” at a session on Vaccinations, Human Rights and Public Health Interventions, American Public Health Association annual meeting, Boston, Mass., in November 2006; “The Massachusetts Plan and the Future of Universal Coverage” at the Midwestern Law & Economics Association annual meeting, University of Kansas School of Law, in October 2006. She was a guest lecturer and invited speaker at University of the Pacific-McGeorge School of Law, Sacramento, Calif., in March, where she presented “Introduction to Public Health Law,” a three-hour unit on public health law in Professor Edward D. Spurgeon‘s Health Law course, in March 2007; and Alternatives to Privatized Health Care: Massachusetts as a Case Study, McGeorge Health Law Association, March 2007. Weeks published Beyond Compensation: Using Torts to Promote Public Health, 10 J. Health Care L. & Pol’y 27 (2007); Lessons from Katrina: Response, Recovery and the Public Health Infrastructure, 10 DePaul J. Health Care L. 251 (2007; and Loopholes: Opportunity, Responsibility or Liability?, 35 J. Law, Med. & Ethics 320 (2007). She served as an instructor in the KU School of Law sponsored Cambridge Pre-Law Institute in Cambridge, England, in July. She was recently elected vice president of the Health Care Access Clinic Board of Directors, Lawrence, Kan. Bill Westerbeke published the chapter on Torts (with Brooke Bennett Aziere) in the Kansas Bar Association’s Annual Survey of Kansas Law (Vol. XVIII 2007). university of kansas | GREEN HALL NEWS 31 ALUMNI NEWS TWO DISTINGUISHED LAW ALUMNI HONORED AT HOODING CEREMONY The University of Kansas School of Law honored Donald W. Giffin and James M. Haughey with its 2007 Distinguished Alumni Awards at the School’s May 20 hooding ceremony at the Lied Center. The Distinguished Alumni Award recognizes alumni whose lives have benefited the community and whose noteworthy contributions have brought honor to the School of Law. Donald W. Giffin, L’53, was a founder and editorin-chief of the University of Kansas Law Review and is a member of Order of the Coif. Giffin is a member of the Deans Club, a recipient of the James Woods Green Medallion and a founder and the second president of the KU Law Society. He continues to serve as a senior Governor on the Law School’s Board of Governors. He is an advisor to the LLM Elder Law program and he and his family have funded the endowment for this program. The Distinguished Alumni Award recognizes alumni whose lives have benefited the community and whose noteworthy contributions have brought honor to the School of Law. Giffin is a retired partner in the firm Spencer Fane Britt & Browne LLP in Kansas City, Mo. He was an active trial lawyer from 1957 to 1995. Giffin advised antitrust clients and served as lead and appellate counsel in several antitrust and other civil and criminal cases. He successfully defended one of the early nationwide class action antitrust lawsuits. The late James M. Haughey, L’39 and a Kansas native, served as a member of the KU Law School Board of Governors and achieved success in not one, but two fields: law and art. Haughey began practicing law in Montana in 1943, where he had a distinguished career. He was 32 Fall/Winter 2007 | UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS LAW The University of Kansas School of Law DISTINGUISHED ALUMNUS/NA CITATION The University of Kansas School of Law invites nominations for the law school’s highest honor widely recognized for his expertise in mineral law. He was a retired partner in the Billings, Mont., firm of Crowley, Haughey, Hanson, Toole & Dietrich. He served in the Montana Legislature and Senate and as Senate Minority Leader. Haughey had strong connections to the very roots of KU Law. Haughey and his wife Katherine Hurd Haughey donated a set of Civil War–era furniture to the law school that originally belonged to his great-grandfather, Judge Nelson Timothy Stephens, who practiced law in Lawrence. The furniture was then owned by Stephens’ son-in-law, the first dean of KU Law, James Woods Green. Dean Green and his wife May Stephens Green passed the furniture down to May’s niece Elizabeth Stephens Haughey, who in turn gave it to her son and daughter-in-law, James and Katherine. Haughey enjoyed a second career as an accomplished artist. A portrait of the Stephens’ family home painted by Haughey hangs on the third floor of the Wheat Law Library, and his painting “Stone Barn, Wabaunsee County” hangs in the Rice Room. It was commissioned by his classmates and presented to the School of Law in 1989 to commemorate their 50 year class reunion. He presented numerous one-man exhibitions of his work around the world and received many awards. Sadly, Haughey passed away in September at the age of 93. Since 1964 the University of Kansas School of Law has honored those alumni “whose lives have benefited the community and whose noteworthy contributions through the years have brought honor to the School of Law.” The Law School has bestowed this honor on 56 well-deserving alumni. Their exceptional achievements, dedication to excellence and commitment to public service have served as a benchmark for all KU Law alumni to follow. The Law School is now seeking nominations for the 2008 Distinguished Alumnus/na. When you submit a nomination, please include a brief statement explaining how your candidate meets the quoted criteria. We ask that you include a description of the candidate’s career and service history, including any previous honors. Nominations for the 2008 awards should be sent by email to email@example.com or by regular mail to: Ms. Sandy Patti The University of Kansas School of Law 1535 W. 15th Street Lawrence, KS 66045-7577 The deadline for nominations is February 15, 2008. university of kansas | alumni news 33 AL U M N I NEWS JAMES WOODS GREEN MEDALLIONS PRESENTED Recipients of the James Woods Green Medallion were honored at a dinner on May 4 at SpringHill Suites in Lawrence. The following individuals and firms were recognized for their exemplary generosity and support of KU Law: Blake A. Biles, L’75; Prof. Martin B. Dickinson Jr.; Alvin D. Herrington, L’57; Hinkle Elkouri Law Firm LLC; Glenn E. McCann, L’40; Edward A. Metcalf III, L’49; and Polsinelli, Shalton, Flanigan, Suelthaus PC. J. Eugene Balloun, L’54; and Hampton & Royce LC were awarded Green Medallions in past years and attended this year’s ceremony for a formal presentation of their awards. Other newly named recipients of the James Woods Green Medallion who could not attend this year’s dinner to receive their medallions are: David S. Elkouri, L’78; Dorothy Feir, PhD; Roberta B. Harkness; The Hon. Fred N. Six, L’56, and Lilian Six; and Stanley N. Woodworth, L’78. Gene Balloun is a partner in the Kansas City office of Shook, Hardy and Bacon LLP. He is vice-chair of the firm’s general litigation division and a former member of the firm’s executive committee. He has practiced for more than 50 years and has represented clients in more than 100 cases before the Kansas Supreme Court and Court of Appeals. His significant pro bono work has earned him awards from Shook, Hardy and Bacon, the Kansas Bar Association and the American Bar Association. He was named a Distinguished Alumnus by KU Law in 2004, and he was selected as one of 24 Legends of Kansas City by Ingram’s Magazine. Blake Biles is a partner in the Washington D.C. office of Arnold & Porter LLP. He practices in the firm’s environmental group. He has 30 years of experience in the field and has served a wide variety of clients in nearly all aspects of environmentally-related legal matters. Biles was co-recipient of the D.C. Bar Association’s Pro Bono Lawyer of the Year award in 2005 for his outstanding commitment to representation of underserved populations. Martin Dickinson has been on the KU Law faculty for 40 years. He served as dean from 1971 to 1980, overseeing the funding and completion of the new Green Hall. The Mary Ann Mize Dickinson Memorial Garden honors his late wife for her contributions to KU Law during his time as dean. He has received many awards for his superior teaching and interaction with students, including the Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching, a Kemper Award for Teaching Excellence, the law school’s Immel Teaching Award and the law school’s Moreau Award for student counseling, which he has received three times. Dickinson’s tax textbooks have become standard works in the field. David Elkouri is a managing partner of the Hinkle Elkouri Law Firm in Wichita. He heads up the firm’s corporate and mergers and acquisitions department. His practice is focused on corporate, tax and securities law and M&A. Wichita Business Journal named him one of the most influential business leaders of the past 20 years and one of the top 10 leaders in professional services in Wichita. Dorothy Feir is professor emerita in biology at Saint Louis University. Feir’s sister, Clarine (Feir) Smissman-Robinson was a 1966 graduate of KU Law and a member of the Kansas Law Review. Clarine practiced law part-time in Baldwin and taught part-time at Baker College. She later opened her own law practice in Florida, where she Dean Agrawal with recipients (l-r): J. Eugene Balloun, L’54; Blake A. Biles, L’75, and; Professor Martin Dickinson. 34 Fall/Winter 2007 | UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS LAW practiced until 2001. She passed away in 2004. Clarine’s husband Edward E. Smissman was chair of medicinal chemistry in the KU School of Chemistry and a university distinguished professor. Smissman Research Laboratories on the KU campus was named in his honor. He passed away unexpectedly in 1974 at the age of 48. Clarine married William Robinson in 1990; he passed away in 1999. Hampton & Royce, founded in 1885 in Salina, is one of the oldest firms in Kansas and the U.S. Hampton & Royce is engaged in the general practice of law, representing clients with local, national and international interests. The firm has one of the largest private law libraries in the Midwest. It was instrumental in the establishment of the E.S. and Tom Hampton Distinguished Professorship. N. Royce Nelson, L’72, accepted the medallion on behalf of the firm. Roberta Harkness was married to the late Thomas H. Harkness, L’47. Formerly of Dodge City, she now resides in Louisville, Colo., near her daughters. She and her late husband shared a true affection for KU, and she has endowed a scholarship at KU Law in his name. Alvin Herrington is a partner with the Wichita firm of McDonald, Tinker, Skaer, Quinn and Herrington PA, where he started practicing in 1957 upon completion of his law degree. His practice is focused on litigation in the areas of workers compensation, products liability, toxic torts, automobile liability, arson and insurance coverage. He authored substantial changes in the Kansas Workers Compensation handbook and was the original author of the Kansas Products Liability Act. Herrington is a member of the Order of the Coif and a lifelong resident of Kansas. Hinkle Elkouri Law Firm was founded in 1987 in Wichita. The firm represents clients throughout Kansas and the U.S. such as privately and publicly-held business entities, municipal governments, administrative bodies and individuals in the areas of business planning, transactions and litigation. The firm provides funding for the annual Hinkle Elkouri Tax Procedure Award. In 2005, the firm established the Hinkle Elkouri Conference Room Fund to purchase furnishings for the Hinkle Elkouri Student Conference Room in Green Hall and support other needs of the school as determined by the dean. Amy Decker, L’98, accepted the medallion on behalf of the firm. Glenn McCann is a retired partner in the insurance firm of Knipmeyer, McCann, Smith, Manz and Gotfredson, representing plaintiffs and defendants. Additionally, he has been a lecturer and author of articles for various legal publications. In 2006, McCann and his wife Helene Zimmerman McCann established the Glenn E. and Helene Marie McCann Law Scholarship. Edward Metcalf, of McAllen, Texas, is retired as a Colonel in the United States Army. He enlisted in the United States Army in the spring of 1943, just one semester short of graduation from the University of Kansas School of Business. His combat experience in France left him with two Purple Hearts and three Bronze Stars. At the end of World War II, he returned to KU to complete his business degree and earn a law degree. In 1950 Colonel Metcalf returned to military service in the Korean War. In 1999, on the occasion of the 50th anniversary of his law school graduation, Colonel Metcalf and several of his classmates took a leadership role in establishing the Law Class Dean Agrawal with recipients (l-r): N. Royce Nelson, L’72 accepting on behalf of Hampton & Royce; Alvin D. Herrington, L’57, and; Amy Decker, L’98 accepting on behalf of Hinkle Elkouri, LLC. university of kansas | alumni news 35 AL U M N I NEWS Dean Agrawal with recipients (l-r): Glenn E. McCann, L’40; COL. Edward A. Metcalf III, L ’49, and; E. Larry Winn III, L’ 68 accepting on behalf of Polsinelli, Shalton, Flanigan, Suelthaus. of 1949 Student Leadership Award, which has become one of the school’s most coveted awards. Polsinelli, Shalton, Flanigan, Suelthaus is one of the fastest growing firms in the Midwest, with offices in Kansas City, St. Louis, Chicago, New York, Washington D.C., Overland Park, Topeka and Edwardsville, Ill.. Polsinelli is a businessoriented firm providing representation in more than 45 practice areas nationwide. The firm’s clients range from major public corporations to non-profit and service organizations. In 2005, Polsinelli established the Polsinelli Shalton Welte Suelthaus Fund to be used to name, enhance and maintain Room 109 in Green Hall and to address the School of Law’s most urgent funding priorities. In 2006, the firm established the Polsinelli Shalton Welte Suelthaus Diversity Scholarship. E. Larry Winn III, L’68, accepted the medallion on behalf of the firm. Justice Fred Six and his wife Lilian both have close ties to KU and the law school. Justice Six grew up on Mississippi Street, just blocks from the KU campus. He served as an assistant Kansas attorney general from 1957 to 1958, and then maintained a private practice in Lawrence. Justice Six was appointed to the Kansas Court of Appeals in 1987 and the Kansas Supreme Court in 1988. He was named a recipient of the Kansas Bar Association’s Outstanding Service Award in 1979 and 1989, and he received the Distinguished Alumnus Award from KU Law in 1994. He has served as an adjunct faculty member at KU Law and as a lecturer in law at the Washburn University School of Law. Justice Six is a member of the Order of the Coif and served as editor-in-chief of the Kansas Law Review. 36 Fall/Winter 2007 | UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS LAW Lilian Six was an administrator in the law school for 18 years, serving as admissions director from 1978 to 1990, then as career services director until her retirement in 1996. Working with KU Endowment, the Sixes donated a house to KU. The house, located in the neighborhood where Justice Six was raised, was renovated and rented to law faculty for many years. Proceeds from Endowment’s sale of the property were put into a deferred gift annuity, which will be used to establish the Fred N. and Lilian Six Unrestricted Law School Fund upon their death. Stanley Woodworth practices in the Kansas City office of Polsinelli Shalton Flanigan Suelthaus. He has more than 25 years experience practicing in the areas of mergers and acquisitions, corporate law, construction litigation and family-owned business representation. He is a co-author of the Kansas Bar Association’s Limited Liability Companies Monograph. Woodworth is a member of the Order of the Coif and was managing editor of the Kansas Law Review. The James Woods Green Medallion is presented to individuals, law firms and foundations in recognition of their commitment to KU Law. Their private philanthropy allows the School of Law to offer academic programs, activities, student scholarships and faculty support to continue the tradition of excellence that has long been a hallmark of KU Law. The dinner provided the opportunity for Gail Agrawal, dean and professor of law, other faculty and members of the Deans Club to publicly thank these alumni and friends for their generosity in providing major financial support. 50/50+ REUNION Class members from 1957 and earlier gathered in Lawrence this past April to celebrate KU Law’s annual 50/50+ Reunion. Reunion attendees, many accompanied by spouses, represented the classes of 1940, 1942, 1944, 1947, 1949, 1950, 1951, 1952, 1953, 1954, 1955 and 1956. Eleven 50-year returnees attended from the class of 1957. Members of the class of 1957 were interviewed by current law students and staff. The interviews were recorded and added to the growing collection of past 50 year reunion attendee interviews. The collection offers a rare glimpse into the rich history of KU Law in the words of its graduates. During the traditional reunion dinner, held this year at the Adams Alumni Center, Dean Gail Agrawal addressed the group. She also passed the microphone to reunion attendees who took the opportunity to share stories and reminisce about their student years. Top: Members of the Class of 1957 pose for a group photo: (front row) Dean Agrawal; Alvin Herrington, L’57; Larry Worrall, L’57; R. Stanley Ditus, L’57; Benjamin Farney, L’57. (back row) Peter Martin, L’57; John Emerson, L’57; Bill Pendleton, L’57; John Kite, L’57. Left: William Bowers, L’42 and Glenn McCann, L’40. Right: (L-R) Robert Londerholm, L’55 and Bev Londerholm; Former Governor John Anderson Jr., L’44; William Dick, L’56 and Milli Dick. LEBEN APPOINTED TO COURT OF APPEALS In April KU Law alumnus Steve A. Leben, L’82, was named by Kansas Governor Kathleen Sebelius to fill a seat on the Kansas Court of Appeals. In announcing his appointment, the governor said, “Steve is not only an accomplished jurist, but a respected teacher, writer and leader in his field. … He has a deep understanding of the law and a commitment to fairness and justice in its application.” Leben earned his undergraduate degree in journalism (with distinction) from KU in 1978 and his law degree in 1982. While an undergraduate, he was elected student body president. Following graduation from KU Law, Leben was an associate with Stinson, Mag & Fizzell until 1988 (now Stinson Morrison Hecker LLP). He then ran a solo practice for five years in Overland Park before being named a district judge in Johnson County in 1993. Leben currently teaches a course at KU Law on statutory interpretation, a course he had taught previously at the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law. Since 1998, Leben has been the editor of “Court Review,” a quarterly journal of the American Judges Association (AJA). He is also the 2006-07 AJA president. He received the Distinguished Service Award from the National Center for State Courts in 2003 and the Outstanding Service Award from the Kansas Bar Association in 2000. Leben replaces Justice Lee Johnson who the governor appointed to the Kansas Supreme Court earlier this year. university of kansas | alumni news 37 AL U M N I ALUMNI NEWS 1950s NOTES Items were received or collected prior to August 1, 2007. Information received after that date will appear in the next issue of the KU LAW magazine. Alumni news items may be sent by the return postcard attached to the back of this issue, by e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org or by visiting the law school’s website at www.law.ku.edu – click on Alumni and look for “Keeping in Touch.” 1930s Norman W. Jeter, L’37, Hays, was honored at the 2007 Kansas Bar Association Annual Meeting for his 70 years of membership to the Kansas Bar. 1940s William H. Stowell, L’46, Phillipsburg, was honored at the 2007 Kansas Bar Association Annual Meeting for his 60 years of membership to the Kansas Bar. J. Eugene Balloun, L’54, received the Kansas Bar Association Distinguished Service Award at the KBA Annual Meeting held in Wichita in June 2007. The Distinguished Service Award recognizes an individual for continuous longstanding service on behalf of the legal profession or the public, rather than the successful accomplishment of a single task or service. Balloun is a partner with Shook, Hardy & Bacon LLP in Overland Park. H. Thomas Payne, L’56, was honored at the 2007 Kansas Bar Association Annual Meeting for his 50 years of membership to the Kansas Bar. Payne is with Payne & Jones, Chartered in Overland Park. John J. Stang, L’56, La Crosse, was honored at the 2007 Kansas Bar Association Annual Meeting for his 50 years of membership to the Kansas Bar. Gary W. Davis, L’57, was honored at the 2007 Kansas Bar Association Annual Meeting for his 50 years of membership to the Kansas Bar. Davis practices with Crowe & Dunlevy in Oklahoma City, Okla. Charles S. Arthur Jr., L’47, Manhattan, Kan., was honored at the 2007 Kansas Bar Association Annual Meeting for his 60 years of membership to the Kansas Bar. John A. Emerson, L’57, was honored at the 2007 Kansas Bar Association Annual Meeting for his 50 years of membership to the Kansas Bar. Emerson practices with Barber Emerson, LC in Lawrence. The Hon. Richard D. Rogers, L’47, was honored at the 2007 Kansas Bar Association Annual Meeting for his 60 years of membership to the Kansas Bar. Rogers is a Senior United States District Court Judge with the District of Kansas in Topeka. Ronald J. Gott, L’57, Council Grove, was honored at the 2007 Kansas Bar Association Annual Meeting for his 50 years of membership to the Kansas Bar. Glee S. Smith Jr., L’47, was honored at the 2007 Kansas Bar Association Annual Meeting for his 60 years of membership to the Kansas Bar. Smith is Of Counsel with Barber Emerson, LC in Lawrence. James R. Hanson, L’57, was honored at the 2007 Kansas Bar Association Annual Meeting for his 50 years of membership to the Kansas Bar. Hanson is with Gilliland & Hayes, PA in Wichita. Harvey J. Snapp, L’49, received a Kansas Bar Association Outstanding Service Award at the KBA Annual Meeting held in Wichita in June 2007. In 1963, Snapp joined the KBA Committee on Title Standards, where he has served continuously for 44 years. He served as chair of the committee for several years, and has edited or assisted in editing at least four editions of the KBA “Kansas Title Standards Handbook” and was instrumental in the publication of the Seventh Edition. Because of Snapp’s expertise and tenacity with the Title Standards project, the handbook is a great resource and popular handbook in the KBA library. 38 Fall/Winter 2007 | John J. Jurcyk, L’57, was honored at the 2007 Kansas Bar Association Annual Meeting for his 50 years of membership to the Kansas Bar. Jurcyk is with the Unified Government of Wyandotte County, in Kansas City, Kan. John Kite, L’57, retired in June after 50 years of practice in St. Francis, Kan. An open house at his firm, Kite and Day, was held in his honor. UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS LAW 1960s Mikel L. Stout, L’61, was inaugurated as the president of the American College of Trial Lawyers at this year’s annual meeting in October 2007. Stout practices with Foulston Siefkin LLP in Wichita. Thomas D. Herlocker, L’63, received a Kansas Bar Association Outstanding Service Award in recognition of his many services to the community and the legal profession. He received the award at the KBA Annual Meeting held in Wichita in June 2007. Herlocker is a general practitioner with Herlocker Roberts and St. Peter LLC in Winfield, and also serves as a municipal court judge. Edward Collister Jr., L’64, has been appointed by Gov. Kathleen Sebelius to serve a four-year term on the Kansas Criminal Code Recodification Commission. The Commission makes recommendations on proposed modifications, amendments and additions to the state criminal code. Collister practices with the Lawrence law firm of Collister & Kampschroeder. Larry D. Armel, L’68, Leawood, has been elected an independent director of the Marshall Funds, Milwaukee, Wis. 1970s Judge G. Joseph Pierron Jr., L’71, Kansas Court of Appeals, received a Governor’s Award for Exemplary Service to Children and Families in November 2006 at the 30th Governor’s Conference on Child Abuse and Neglect. Sheila Reynolds, L’71, received a Kansas Bar Association Pro Bono Certificate in recognition of her work with a client in a contested divorce, which included allegations of abuse. She donated more than 50 hours to the case and she received the certificate at the KBA Annual Meeting held in Wichita in June. She is a professor of law at Washburn University. She also serves on the Topeka Legal Services Committee, working to encourage lawyers and law students to do pro bono work. Larry E. Johnson, L’72, was appointed Hearing Office Chief Administrative Law Judge for the Office of Disability Adjudication and Review (formerly Office of Hearings and Appeals), Social Security Administration in Phoenix, Arizona. Paul T. Moxley, L’73, is a candidate for president-elect of the American Bar Association. Moxley will seek the nomination at the ABA’s mid-year meeting in February 2008 in Los Angeles. Moxley is a member of the KU School of Law Board of Governors and is a trial attorney practicing with Parsons Kinghorn & Harris in Salt Lake City, Utah Richard K. Walker, L’75, was recognized among the top 5% of labor and employment attorneys in Arizona and New Mexico in the June issue of Southwest Super Lawyers magazine. Naomi Stuart, L’75, has been named regional attorney in the National Labor Relations Board’s Overland Park office. Stuart will supervise legal work in Region 17, which includes Kansas, Oklahoma, the western half of Missouri, and most of Nebraska. Jennifer Gille Bacon, L’76, is the recipient of a 2007 Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association prestigious Deans of the Trial Bar Award, and was recognized at an awards dinner in May during the Bench-Bar & Boardroom Conference at Tan-Tar-A Resort. This award spotlights individuals whose superb litigation skills and professional demeanor are viewed as exemplary by their peers. Recipients of the honor must have practiced for at least 30 years or have reached age 60. Randall H. McEwen, L’76, was appointed Magistrate Judge for Reno County, Kan., in March 2007 by Governor Kathleen Sebelius. Jerold K. “Ken” James, L’78, is an anchor/reporter for News Radio 980, KMBZ, Kansas City. Bill Dakan, L’79, is a member of the newly created law firm of Sherwood, Harper, Dakan, Unruh & Pratt, LC in Wichita. Kurt Harper, L’79, is a member of the newly created firm of Sherwood, Harper, Dakan, Unruh & Pratt, LC in Wichita. John F. Plummer Jr., L’79, accepted the position of Assistant Dean, Administrative Services for the Levin School of Law, University of Florida, Gainesville. Nancy Schmidt Roush, L’79, has joined Lathrop & Gage LC. She has vast experience in the areas of business planning and estate planning. She will practice in the firm’s Kansas City, Mo. office. 1980s Gregory C. Mosier, L’81, was recently named Puterbaugh Professor of Ethics & Legal Studies in Business at Oklahoma State University. The Hon. Steve Leben, L’82, Fairway, has been named to the Kansas Court of Appeals. Leben was previously a district court judge in Johnson County, Kan, for thirteen years. Timothy M. O’Brien, L’83, has been elected to serve as the vice president of the Kansas Bar Association for 2007-08. Corlin Pratt, L’84, is a member of the newly created law firm of Sherwood, Harper, Dakan, Unruh & Pratt, LC in Wichita. Joseph A. Robles, L’84, has accepted a position as a Guardian ad Litem Program Attorney in Clearwater, Fla. He previously served eight years with the Office of the Florida Attorney General. Chris Sharp, L’84, after having been retired for several years, is planning to spend the next four-five years cruising England’s canals with her husband in their narrowboat Hawkeye. Kim H. Robinson, L’86, has taken a position as the Indian law attorney in Nevada Legal Services. Robinson has been working with Indians in Arizona and Mexico for the past twenty years. Prof. Stephen McAllister, L’88, is serving as the solicitor general in the Kansas Attorney General’s Office on a contractual basis while remaining on the KU Law faculty. OUTREACH ACTIVITIES UPDATE By: Kevin Kelly, Director of Outreach Activities Our alumni are hard working, dedicated, diverse professionals who are making a real difference in the world. They practice in areas from civil rights and family law to patent and international law. They serve as state and federal judges and prosecutors. They live and work in cities from New York to L.A. and Brussels to Moscow. They are solo practitioners and partners in some of the country’s largest firms. They are leaders in private industry from healthcare and finance to hotels and communications. Members of this diverse, dynamic group have a common link: each is a valued graduate who can trace his or her roots back to the KU School of Law. Whether you are weeks or decades into your post-KU Law careers, you are important to us at Green Hall. Under Dean Gail Agrawal’s leadership we are implementing new initiatives designed to strengthen the School’s interaction and connection with our graduates. The first alumni reunion weekend was held this past October 5 & 6 for the classes of 1967, 1977 and 1982. The weekend’s events included a bus tour of campus; a CLE titled “Religion, Democracy and the Supreme Court,” which cont. p.41 university of kansas | alumni news 39 AL U M N I Mark Wakenight, L’88, is practicing with Wakenight & Assoc. PC in Oak Park, Ill. Christopher Allman, L’89, was promoted to the position of Branch Manager and the position of Civil Coordinator in the Kansas City, Kansas, United States Attorney’s Office. Thomas Alongi, L’89, left private practice in January 2007 to work at Community Legal Services in the family law unit, representing lowincome victims of domestic violence. He also teaches criminal justice classes at the University of Phoenix. He was recently named as one of Arizona’s 2006 Top 50 Pro Bono Attorneys by the Arizona Foundation for Legal Services & Education. William Fleming, L’89, has joined Lawrencebased Treanor Architects as general counsel and chief financial officer. Fleming was formerly with the Lawrence law firm of Barber, Emerson LC. Doug Richmond, L’89, is Senior Vice President, AON Risk Services in Chicago, Ill. Lisa Robertson, L’89, was voted by her peers in the Missouri Municipal Attorneys’ Association to be the 2006 recipient of the Lou Czech Award. This award honors the memory of Lou Czech, a founder of the Missouri Municipal Attorneys Associations. 1990s Martie Ross, L’90, has joined Lathrop & Gage LC. She has developed an extensive health care practice advising clients on a wide range of issues. She practices in the firm’s Overland Park, Kan., office. Anthony Stergio, L’90, and Christine Tyler, O.D., L’91, Houston, Texas, are pleased to announce the birth of their second daughter, Zoe Tyler Stergio, in June 2007. Zoe joins big sister, Dylan Tyler Stergio (4). Stephanie J. Quincy, L’91, is a new partner in the Phoenix, Ariz., office of Steptoe & Johnson LLP. She is a member of the firm’s ERISA, Labor and Employment practice. Chip Blaser, L’93, and Karen Rempel were married in April 2007 at Danforth Chapel at the University of Kansas. Chip is the executive director of the Douglas County Community Foundation. Gregory Glass, L’93, is a staff writer for Asialaw magazine in Hong Kong. He writes on legal and business issues throughout Asia and the Pacific. 40 Fall/Winter 2007 | NEWS Sally Howard, L’93, was recently named chief counsel to Gov. Kathleen Sebelius. Howard was previously chief counsel to the Kansas Department of Transportation. procedural rules. The committee also serves as a liaison among the court, its bar and the public. Campbell is a partner in the Lawrence law firm of Barber Emerson LC. Elizabeth Seale Cateforis, L’94, received a Kansas Bar Association Outstanding Service Award in recognition of her work on the fourth edition of the Kansas Criminal Law Handbook. She received the award at the KBA Annual Meeting held in Wichita in June. Beth supervises students in the KU School of Law Paul E. Wilson Defender Project. Patrick S. Linden, L’97, is an associate at Case & Roberts PC in Kansas City, Mo. Holly A. Dyer, L’94, received a Wichita Bar Association President’s Award at the WBA Installation and Awards Dinner held in June 2007. Stacey Empson, L’94, and Eric Ruderman, MD, welcomed their first daughter, Nora Wiersch Ruderman, in July 2006. Hugh W. Gill IV, L’95, received a Wichita Bar Association President’s Award at the WBA Installation and Awards Dinner held in June 2007. Jeff Morrison, L’95, was promoted to Senior Trial Attorney with the Civil Rights Division of the U.S. Department of Justice. He works in the Employment Litigation Section, where he specializes in enforcing Title VII against public employers and representing veterans seeking reemployment under USERRA. Joyce Rosenberg and Charles D. Marvine (both L’96), welcomed with joy their son, Elias John Marvine, born in May 2007. Elias joins siblings Joshua and Alexander. Charles practices with Berkowitz Stanton et al in Kansas City, Mo., and Joyce teaches in the Lawyering program at the KU School of Law. Nancy Racunas Saugstad, L’96, and husband Lee welcomed their son, Reid Leland, born in January 2007. Nancy is a shareholder at Polsinelli Shalton Flanigan Suelthaus in Overland Park. Phillip R. Anderson, L’97, opened his own firm in the Wichita area following several years in private practice in Kansas City law firms. Terrence J. Campbell, L’97, has been appointed to serve a three-year term on the Bench-Bar Committee for the United States District Court for the District of Kansas. The committee members are federal judges, government attorneys and private-practice attorneys. They are responsible for studying rules of practice and operating procedures of the court, and recommending adoption, amendment, or rescission of appropriate UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS LAW Trace Schmeltz, L’97, left Mayer Brown in June 2007 to help the New York law firm of LeBoeuf Lamb build its Chicago litigation practice. Tammy M. Somogye, L’97, Olathe, is pleased to announce the birth of her third daughter, Mara Juliet, in June 2007. Mara joins sisters Jessica Catherine (4) and Lauren Michelle (2). Brandee L. Caswell, L’98, is an associate at Faegre & Benson LLP in Denver, Colo. Gary Eastman, L’98, is principal of The Eastman Law Firm in Olathe. Alan Tikwart, L’98, and Lucinda Leinberger are pleased to announce their engagement. They plan to be married in Cape Town, South Africa, in December 2007. They will continue to reside in San Francisco, Calif., where Alan is with Financial Technology Partners. Mark Tremaine, L’98, opened the Tremaine Law Office in Lyons, Kan., in January 2007. He is engaged in the general practice of law. Tremaine was also appointed City Attorney for Lyons. Thomas L. Wagstaff, L’98, is the 2007 recipient of the Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association’s Thomas J. Conway Award. Wagstaff was recognized at the KCMBA Annual Bench-Bar & Boardroom Conference in May. This award honors a younger trial lawyer who exemplifies two traits of the late Tom Conway: 1.) Outstanding trial skills and 2.) The ability to be a fierce advocate and a good friend to opposing counsel at the same time. Karrie (Meyers) Clinkinbeard, L’99, and Sean Clinkinbeard, Olathe, are the proud parents of their first child, Gabby Clinkinbeard, born in August 2006. Trey T. Meyer and Jody Lamb Meyer (both L’99) are pleased to announce the birth of their son, Reece Nicholas Meyer, in January 2007. Reece joins brothers Drew (4) and Tate (4). Trey is practicing with Skepnek, Fagan, Meyer & Davis in Lawrence, and Jody is a staff attorney with the Douglas County Legal Aid Society. Jeffrey S. Nichols, L’99, and his wife, Dr. Meghan Nichols, were pleased to welcome their daughter, Aubrey Ann Nichols, into the world in March 2007. She joins brother Nathan (3). Scott Swift, L’99, and wife Marcie, Prairie Village, are pleased to announce the birth of their third daughter, Caroline, in December 2006. Caroline joins sisters Kate and Lauren. Jeremy S. Weis, L’99, has joined Berkowitz, Oliver, Williams, Shaw & Eisenbrandt. He practices in the areas of civil and criminal litigation. 2000s Jeff P. Bennett , L’2000, has been named a partner at Blackwell Sanders Peper Martin in Kansas City, Mo. Bennett’s practice focuses on securities laws and commercial transactions. Amy Fellows Cline, L’2000, has been elected to serve as president of the 200708 Kansas Bar Association Young Lawyers Section. Kristen Mark Dekker, L’2000, successfully completed the Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association’s Fourth Annual Bar Leadership Academy. The Academy is designed to facilitate the development of emerging leaders of the legal profession in the Kansas City area. Dekker is with Lewis, Rice & Fingersh LC. Brandon Jones and Heather Landon Jones, both L’2000, are pleased to announce the birth of their son, Landon Lance Jones, in June 2007. Brandon is Osage County Attorney in Lyndon, Kan. Heather is Franklin County Attorney in Ottawa, Kan. Erin Anderson Pittenger, L’2000, and Brandon T. Pittenger, L’2001, are pleased to announce the birth of identical twin boys, Luke David and Samuel Douglas Pittenger, in May 2006. Erin is with Stinson Morrison Hecker in Kansas City, Mo. Jacqueline M. Sexton, L’2000, successfully completed the Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association’s Fourth Annual Bar Leadership Academy. The Academy is designed to facilitate the development of emerging leaders of the legal profession in the Kansas City area. Sexton is with Foland, Wickens, Eisfelder, Roper & Hofer PC. Bhavi Shah, L’2000, has accepted a position to work in-house at Cold Stone Creamery in Scottsdale, Ariz. Shah previously practiced with Snell & Wilmer LLP in Phoenix. Robert Vaught, L’2000, is an associate with the Phoenix, Ariz., office of Steptoe & Johnson LLP. His practice focuses on ERISA, labor and employment law. Edward V. Wilson, L’2000, has been named a partner at Blackwell Sanders Peper Martin in Kansas City, Mo. Wilson’s practice focuses in the areas of mergers and acquisitions and commercial transactions. Corey Babington, L’2001, is in-house counsel for Caremark in Scottsdale, Ariz. Aaron Breitenbach, L’2001, an assistant district attorney for the 18th Judicial District of Kansas, has been named to the board of directors for a newly-formed region of seven Midwestern chapters of the Arthritis Foundation. Chris Howard, L’2001, has accepted a position with the University of Kansas Athletics Department as Associate Athletics Director, Alumni Relations and External Operations. Chris and Krista Howard, L’2002, previously made their home in Baton Rouge, La. Tyler Hudson, L’2001, is a staff attorney in the Financial Fraud Task Force Division of Enforcement at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission in Washington, D.C. Wendy Rohleder-Sook, L’2001, and Christopher W. Sook, L’2002, are pleased to announce the birth of their son, Marshall Kenneth Rohleder Sook, in February 2007. Wendy is the Associate Dean for Student Affairs at KU Law. Christopher is practicing with the Sloan Law Firm in Topeka. was copresented by former Dean and current Professor Mike Davis and David Davenport, L’77; a football watch party for the KU/K-State game; and other activities. Capping off the weekend, current students and the Board of Governors joined all three reunion classes for a Saturday evening dinner at historic Liberty Hall. The dinner provided an engaging atmosphere for reminiscing and conversation. Based upon the enthusiastic response among those who attended we hope to make the reunion weekend an annual event. Dean Agrawal and I have spent the last year traveling with other KU Law staff to visit alumni in Dallas, Houston, Phoenix, the District of Columbia, Chicago, Denver and Manhattan, Kan. We extend our sincere thanks to those alumni who have attended these receptions and to those alumni who generously served as our on-site hosts, offering their homes and offices as venues and helping to plan the receptions. In cooperation with the KU Alumni Association we have launched an effort to gather and maintain a more comprehensive email database. Email communication allows us to readily update you on the latest news and inform you about upcoming KU Law events. If you have not recently done so, please provide us with your current email address by returning the enclosed address change card or contacting me at email@example.com. cont. p.43 university of kansas | alumni news 41 AL U M N I Phil Buttell, L’2002, is Vice President for Business Development at Creighton University Medical Center in Omaha, Neb. Jefferson Dillon, L’2002, successfully completed the Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association’s Fourth Annual Bar Leadership Academy. The Academy is designed to facilitate the development of emerging leaders of the legal profession in the Kansas City area. Dillon is with Shughart Thomson & Kilroy PC. Christopher R. Jones, L’2002, successfully completed the Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association’s Fourth Annual Bar Leadership Academy. The Academy is designed to facilitate the development of emerging leaders of the legal profession in the Kansas City area. Jones is with Stinson Morrison Hecker LLP. Stephanie Pedersen, L’2002, and husband Andrew are proud to announce the birth of their daughter, Lauren Sophia Pedersen, in December 2006. Stephanie is a senior network account manager at UnitedHealthcare. She is responsible for contract negotiations for hospitals and hospital-based providers throughout the state of Nevada. Jennifer Knapp Riggs, L’2002, and Peter Riggs, L’2004, are the proud parents of daughter, Abby Reece Riggs, born in January 2007. Peter is practicing with Stinson Morrison Hecker LLP in Kansas City, Mo. Kenzie Singleton, L’2002, is practicing in the Lawrence office of Sloan, Eisenbarth, Glassman, McEntire & Jarboe LLC, a Topeka-based law firm. Her practice focuses on a variety of civil matters, including family law, employment law, personal injury and civil litigation. Diana C. Toman, L’2002, is corporate counsel & assistant secretary at Gardner Denver Inc. in Quincy, Ill. Alison Anway, L’2003, is a Legislative Aide in the Washington, D.C. office of United States Senator Pat Roberts of Kansas. Dan E. Cranshaw, L’2003, wife LaDonna, and son Graham welcomed Camille Walker Cranshaw to their family. She was born in November 2006. Dan is with Lathrop & Gage LC in Kansas City, Mo. Skyler O’Hara, L’2003, and Andrew Bauch, L’2002, are pleased to announce their marriage. O’Hara is Deputy Director of Court Administration 42 Fall/Winter 2007 | NEWS with the United States District Courts in Kansas City, Kan. profession in the Kansas City area. Davis is with Wallace, Saunders, Austin, Brown & Enochs Chtd. Barry C.H. Lancaster, L’2003, is a solo practitioner in Denver, Colo. His firm Lancaster Law Office LLC focuses on criminal defense work. Emily Haverkamp, L’2005, is an associate at the Mdivani Law Firm in Overland Park. The firm specializes in immigration law, primarily business, business compliance and family immigration issues. Haverkamp previously served in the Peace Corps in Guatemala. Chris Randle, L’2003, has been stationed in Baghdad, Iraq since December 2006. He is currently assigned to the Office of the Staff Judge Advocate, MultiNational Corps-Iraq. Chris serves as a Legal Assistance Attorney providing general practice assistance to service members with a wide variety of legal issues. He reviews and approves or denies search warrants for the theater of operations, reviews pre-trial confinement requests and serves as a deposition officer in some cases in his position of Military Magistrate. Chris is also an Operational Law Advisor and serves as one of the legal advisors for the Corps Command. He is pictured with General Patraeus. Malissa L. (Hawn) Walden, L’2003, has been with Kansas Legal Services since January 2004, and has been Kansas Legal Services Project Manager since October 2004. Malissa and her husband, Donald, are pleased to announce the birth of their daughter, Opal Adelle Walden, in June 2007. Muneer Ahmad, L’2004, has been appointed chair of the Kansas City Worker Justice Project, a non-profit group that provides legal representation to low-income workers in Kansas City and Douglas County. Bryan J. Didier, L’2004, successfully completed the Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association’s Fourth Annual Bar Leadership Academy. The Academy is designed to facilitate the development of emerging leaders of the legal profession in the Kansas City area. Didier is with Aquila Inc. Schuyler Laverentz and Courtney Wachal (both L’2004) were married in July 2006. Schuyler has recently joined the previously solo practice of Steven Privette in Willow Springs, Mo. Courtney works for the public defender in West Plains. Tiffany M. Cornejo, L’2005, is practicing with Shapiro & Mock LLP in Overland Park. Jonathan W. Davis, L’2005, successfully completed the Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association’s Fourth Annual Bar Leadership Academy. The Academy is designed to facilitate the development of emerging leaders of the legal UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS LAW Meredith Seymour Lang, L’2005, received a Fulbright award along with a Critical Language Enhancement Award, to study and research abroad during the 2007-2008 academic year. Meredith is in Oman to study Arabic. Daesung Lee, L’2005, is with the Korea Atomic Energy Research Institute in the Republic of Korea. He reports he is missing his KU Law family. Travis Lenkner, L’2005, has been appointed to a one-year clerkship with Judge Brett M. Kavanaugh on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit. Raymundo Eli Rojas, L’2005, has accepted the executive directorship of the Americas Immigrant Advocacy Center in El Paso, Texas. Heather E. Sigler, L’2005, has joined the worker’s compensation group with McAnany, Van Cleave & Phillips. Matthew L. Christensen, L’2006, is practicing with Doerner, Saunders, Daniel & Anderson LLP in Tulsa, Okla. Gregory S. Davey, L’2006, has joined the worker’s compensation group with McAnany, Van Cleave & Phillips. Michael DiPasquale, L’2006, is practicing with Franke Schultz & Mullen, PC in Kansas City, Mo. Ludovino P. Gardini, L’2006, has joined the international practice of Baker & McKenzie LLP in their Dallas, Texas, office. Lacy J. Gilmour, L’2006, Wichita, and her husband David are pleased to announce the birth of their daughter in February 2007. Lacy is a public defender in Sedgwick County. Burke W. Griggs, L’2006, has joined the Lawrence firm of Stevens & Brand LLP. Griggs’ practice will focus on water law, natural resource and energy law, environmental law, and general litigation. Bart Howk, L’2006, is an associate in business transactions at Foulston & Siefkin LLP in Overland Park. Cary Johnson, L’2006, is a deputy county attorney in the Pima County Attorney’s Office in Tucson, Ariz. Schalie Anne Johnson, L’2006, has joined Wallace, Saunders, Austin, Brown & Enochs Chartered’s litigation group. Her practice focuses on tort litigation defense. Brett Kassen, L’2006, has joined Shughart, Thomson & Kilroy as an associate in the firm’s business litigation practice group. Stephanie Mitchell, L’2006, joined the Navarro County District Attorney’s Office in Corsicana, Texas, in April 2007. Jamie M. Porterfield, L’2006, has joined Dysart, Taylor, Lay, Cotter & McMonigle PC The Office of Outreach Activities distributes news from Green Hall to the 70,000+ KU alumni base, including KU Law alumni, through participation in the Alumni Association’s monthly KU Connection e-newsletter. The newsletter provides a forum for sharing our accomplishments and previewing upcoming activities. You can subscribe to the newsletter at www.kualumni.org/kuaa_connect_ kuconnectionsubscribe.html. During this past year you have reminded us of the impact KU Law alumni have on the nation and the world. The Dean and I look forward to continuing to get to know more of you. Please feel free to contact me at any time. Kevin Kelly Director of Outreach Activities (785) 864-9281 firstname.lastname@example.org Marshon Robinson, L’2006, is practicing with Christensen O’Connor Johnson Kindness PLLC in Seattle, Wash. Thomas Ruane, L’2006, has joined Shughart, Thomson & Kilroy as an associate in the firm’s probate and estate practice group. Eric J. Steinle, L’2006, joined Spencer, Fane, Britt, & Browne LLP in the firm’s business transaction group. His practice focuses on business transactions and planning. Anne Lampe and Nathan Rahmeier (both L’2007) are pleased to announce their marriage in October 2006. They are residing in Chicago, Ill. Event host Kim Tyson, L’87 with Dean Gail Agrawal at the Denver alumni reception. Photos on page 39: (Top) Jordan Newmark, L’2000 Dean Gail Agrawal and Tom Vaughan, L’78, who hosted the Chicago alumni reception. (Bottom) Quinton McElhaney, L’2006, Cara Dehnert, L’2007, Erica Dew, L’2003, and Stephanie Smith, L’2007 at the Chicago alumni reception. Photos on page 41: (Top) Alison Hiatt and Jared Hiatt, L’2007 at Denver alumni reception. (Bottom) Katie Fisher and Amanda Burke, both L’2007, at the Denver alumni reception. university of kansas | alumni news 43 LETTER FROM THE DEAN Dear Alumni and Friends of KU Law, The annual giving report from the period that corresponds with my first year as dean follows this letter to you. It is an impressive list. Over sixteen percent of our alumni made a gift to us this year, a significant increase over prior years. We welcomed ten new James Woods Green Medallion honorees. Deans Club membership is up substantially. And, I am especially heartened by the early commitment from the Class of 2007. Members of that class made a three-year pledge to begin June 1, 2008. Eight members of that class beat the clock by 11 months, making their first gifts within weeks after commencement. On behalf of the students, staff, and faculty of KU Law, thank you. Your gifts make the difference between a good and a great educational experience for our students. They provide scholarships and financial aid to students who would otherwise incur large debts to pursue their legal educations. They support cutting-edge faculty research and provide for important educational enrichment programs. They ensure a first-class law library. And, they enable us to maintain a strong learning and teaching environment in â€œnewâ€? Green Hall. The tangible effects of your generosity are essential to us in these times of increasing costs and decreasing state support. But, your gifts also have other, less tangible but no less important effects. To the institutions that accredit and rank American law schools, your support is used as a measure of the quality of your law school. As we succeed, your investment in our future enhances the value of the degree you earned here. To our current students, your contributions signal your commitment as a member of the KU Law family to them and their success. We build the KU Law legacy with each donation. It is a legacy to be celebrated. You will read in this issue about KU Law students who are making a difference in our world, working in areas devastated by floods, famine, or war. The faculty is working at the frontiers of legal knowledge. We are hosting conferences to examine emerging legal issues that affect the environment in which we live: global warming and climate change and the intersection between bioscience, genetics, and law. In a world that is increasingly flat, our international law program is thriving. Our law school community continues to benefit from the wisdom and insights of our senior faculty members, even as we welcome two new highly qualified faculty colleagues to our ranks. These are exciting times at KU Law. Your gifts make our successes possible. I ask you to support us as you can. We have made great strides this year. Our next goal is to reach 25 percent annual giving, the average for public schools nationally. Every gift counts, every year. We promise to use your money wisely to build an even stronger KU Law School. Rock Chalk, Gail B. Agrawal Dean and Professor of Law. 44 Fall/Winter 2007 | UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS LAW DONOR JAMES WOODS GREEN MEDALLION HONOREES The James Woods Green Medallion honors donors whose cumulative giving to the University of Kansas School of Law is $25,000 and above. (Honorees whose names are italicized are deceased.) I n d ivi d u a l s Constance M. Achterberg, L’53 Frank A. Ackerman, L’80 J. Eugene Balloun, L’54 Richard A. Barber, L’34 Mrs. Richard A. Barber Blake A. Biles, L’75 Richard L. Bond, L’60, and Suzanne Sedgwick Bond John K. Bremyer, L’46, and Jayne Williamson Bremyer The Honorable Clayton Brenner, L’28 Daisy E. and Paul H. Brown Max and Mary Brown Professor Emeritus Robert C. Casad Barkley Clark Gertrude Clark Peggy A. Clark Teresa Blatchley Conkey Mary K. Connell O. J. Connell Jr., L’38 Donald L. Cordes, L’59 Suzanne M. Decker Glen W. Dickinson Prof. Martin B. Dickinson Jr. Carolyn A. Dillon and Richard W. Dillon William R. Docking, L’77, and Judy O. Docking Robert L. Driscoll, L’64 G. Gary Duncan, L’74, and Adrianna D. Gonzales Duncan Ruth Adair Dyer, L’21 Mildred A. Early David S. Elkouri, L’78 Clem Fairchild Dorothy Feir, PhD Bruce A. Finzen, L’73 David H. Fisher, L’38, and Mary Frances Fisher Loren M. Gensman Roland D. Gidney Jr., L’47 Donald W. Giffin, L’53, and Esther Brown Giffin Ernest J. Goppert, L’17 Brian G. Grace, L’67 Jordan L. Haines, L’57, and Shirley Cundiff Haines REPORT Kenneth M. Hamilton, L’47, and Ruth Hamilton Roberta B. Harkness Minnie I. Harms Edward J. Healy, L’79 Alvin D. Herrington, L’57 Al J. and Sylvia M. Herrod Elma A. Holdeman Alice A. Hook Mrs. A. Bryce Huguenin John E. Hurley Jr., L’62, and Jo Sicking Hurley Elizabeth Ann Hylton Howard M. Immel, L’38, and Sue Immel Balfour and Margaret Jeffrey Richard Kane John M. Kilroy Jr., L’73 Fred C. and Mary Robinson Koch Thomas G. Kokoruda, L’72 Florence M. Kuske Linda S. Legg, L’75, and Judge Lawrence G. Crahan The Honorable James K. Logan and Beverly Logan Robert W. Loyd, L’62, and Mary Jo Loyd Lyle D. Lutton Jr., L’50, and De Nell T. Lutton Daniel J. Lyons, L’77, and Maryanne Lyons Glenn E. McCann, L’40 Brian K. McLeod, L’89 Eunice H. Melik COL. Edward A. Metcalf III, Retired, L’49 George D. Miner, L’22 John R. Morse, L’75 Judge Ronald C. Newman, L’70 Bernard E. Nordling, L’49, and Barbara A. Nordling Charles H. Oldfather Jr. Hortense Casady Oldfather Bernard V. O’Neill Jr., L’76 James W. Paddock, L’56 Marjorie L. Page Robert A. Page, L’53 Mary Louise Parker Diane S. Parrish, L’79 William B. Pendleton, L’57 Mary Ruth Watermulder Petefish Arthur C. Piculell Jr., L’65, and Dee W. Piculell Donald H. Postlethwaite, L’26, and Ruth Lawless Postlethwaite Jean Humphrey Proffitt and Roy F. Proffitt Raymond F. Rice, L’08, and Ethel Rice John M. Rounds, L’39 Judge M. Kay Royse, L’78 Bill R. Sampson, L’71 Drucilla J. Sampson, L’96 Elizabeth A. Schartz, L’88 Janet Manning Schroeder Robert A. Schroeder, L’37 Carolyn Henry Shinkle and J. Frank Shinkle, L’41 Mary Maurine Shurtz Leo R. Sissel, L’50 Beatrice Siegel The Hon. Fred N. Six, L’56, and Lilian Six Christopher “Kit” Smith, L’72 Glee S. Smith Jr., L’47, and Geraldine B. Smith Frank L. Snell, L’24 Mary Ellen Stadler Roger D. Stanton, L’63, and Judith Duncan Stanton Kate Stephens Justice Donnan Stephenson, L’48, and Patricia Ledyard Stephenson Mikel L. Stout, L’61, and LeAnn R. Stout Edna J. Sullivan and James E. Sullivan, L’29 Willard B. Thompson, L’58 Erma B. and Frank E. Tyler Omer G. Voss, L’39, and Annabele K. Voss Katherine Hall Wagstaff and Robert W. Wagstaff Gary A. Waldron, L’79, and Carol A. Foster Charles R. Wall Prof. William E. Westerbeke Douglas D. Wheat, L’74, and Laura L. Wheat Houston L. Whiteside Willard G. Widder, L’49 Karl T. Wiedemann Paul L. Wilbert, L’38 Susan Scott Wilner R. Dean Wolfe, L’69 Stanley N. Woodworth, L’78 Robert S. Wunsch, L’58, and Barbara Bateman Wunsch D. Spencer Yohe, L’54 F irm s a n d F ou n d a t io n s Foulston & Siefkin LLP Hampton & Royce LC Hinkle Elkouri Law Firm LLC Hite Fanning & Honeyman LLP university of kansas | donor report 45 D ON OR Morris, Laing, Evans, Brock & Kennedy, Chtd. Polsinelli Shalton Flanigan Suelthaus PC The Ethel and Raymond F. Rice Foundation Ross Foundation Shook, Hardy & Bacon LLP Shughart Thomson & Kilroy PC Stinson Morrison Hecker LLP DEANS C L U B A MBASSADO R S ($10,000 and above) Anna Marie Allen Blake A. Biles and Laura L. Sessums, MD Richard L. Bond and Suzanne Sedgwick Bond Estate of Thomas W. Boone Walter C. Brauer III Mary Kathleen Connell Donald L. Cordes William Nelson Cromwell Foundation Dorothy Feir, PhD Edward J. Healy and Helen Healy Hinkle Elkouri Law Firm LLC Elizabeth Ann Hylton Arne L. Johnson Family Trust Harold L. Kirk COL. Edward A. Metcalf III, Retired Sebastian T. Patti Jean Humphrey Proffitt and Roy F. Proffitt Ethel and Raymond F. Rice Foundation Ross Foundation David G. Seely and Debra Short Seely Shook, Hardy & Bacon Foundation Gregory J. Stucky Estate of Evelyn R. Thompson Lucinda L. Totten Douglas D. Wheat and Laura L. Wheat D. Spencer Yohe and Betty Foster Yohe DEANS C L U B BENEF ACT O R S ($5,000 to $9,999) Peter W. Dawson David S. Elkouri and Debbi C. Elkouri John E. 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Haun Christopher C. Haxton and Serese Yvonne Smith-Haxton L. Camille Hebert Lionel Hector Erika M. Hedrick Jay E. and Melissa M. Heidrick D. Randall and Joyce E. Heilman Paul B. Henrion II and Rebecca A. Henrion William H. Hensley and Dana Valdois Hensley William L. Hess and Jane McGrew Hess Charles C. and Pamela V. Hewitt Bernard J. Hickert Judith Holden Hidalgo Dean B. Hill N. William Hines Jr. and Jean S. Hines Wyatt A. and Mary Ann Hoch Robert A. Holcomb Ross A. Hollander Christopher L. and Anne E. Holt Robert B. and Caroline E. Hosford Stephen J. House Aaron G. Hove and Gayleen Miller Hove Laura Kay Howard Katherine R. Huber Evan H. Ice and Jill Redfern Ice Judge Jeffry L. Jack and Susan Lansdell Jack Bruce R. Jeide James M. Johnson Karen I. Johnson Donald A. Johnston and Alice Dowell Johnston Blythe Ridenour Jones Christopher R. Jones Heather Jones Jamie Huffman Jones Lisa A. Jones Alan Joseph and Diane Oliver Joseph Kraig E. Kannard Jennifer M. Kassebaum William A. 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Love and Jennifer Emerson Love Todd A. and Kathy D. Luckman Barbara A. Lundin John W. Lungstrum and Linda Ewing Lungstrum Howard L. Lydick William F. Lyle Jr. Phyllis Savage Lynn and Randall S. Lynn Melissa Wangemann Maag Jane E. Mack Peter T. Maharry Bruce C. Mallonee and LeeAnne Plumb Mallonee Dennis L. Mandsager and Sherrie Koester Mandsager Coy M. Martin Charles S. Martinovsky Kelly M. Martucci Margaret F. Mathewson Pamela Meador Mattson and Lynn P. Mattson Brian R. Matula Jan Haley Maxwell and Robert S. Maxwell William A. and JoAnn M. McAdoo UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS LAW Cindy Brunker McClannahan and John B. McClannahan Joyce A. McCray Pearson and Mitchell D. Pearson Bettina Toisan McGriggler Douglas C. McKenna Nina Schloesser McKenna Sandra Craig McKenzie Philip C. and Jill McKnight Chris McNeil Mindy Patterson McPheeters Robert S. McQuin and Lorene Gentle McQuin Colleen Eck Medill and Steve J. Medill S. Richard Mellinger Andrew S. Mendelson Jo Mettenburg Alan G. Metzger Emily B. Metzger Blake A. and Robin L. Meyen Katharine E. Milberger Anne Burke Miller Douglas C. Miller and Susan Edwards Miller Eric N. Miller Phillip A. and Janet M. Miller Rebecca E. Miller Roland B. Miller III and Holly R. Miller Scott J. Miller William M. Mills III and Alice Cash Mills Robert B. Misner Eugene E. Mitchell John W. Mitchell Jr. and Margaret Katherine Mitchell Kevin F. and Frances Mitchelson Michael J. Mohlman Paul J. Mohr Donald L. Moler Jr. Judith A. Moler John G. Monforte Jr. Paul L. and Gayle Monty Jerry Moran and Robba Addison Moran Kathleen P. Moran M. Margaret and Kevin J. Moran Stephen R. and Paula M. Morgan Paul T. Moxley Daphne Nan Muchnic Robert D. Myers and Lana Wirt Myers Robert B. Neill N. Royce and Linda L. Nelson C. David and Denise L. Newbery Robert I. Nicholson Jr. John W. Nitcher and Mary Streepy Nitcher Andrew J. Nolan and Sheryl Griffith Nolan Christine McDaniel Novak Robert Edward Nunley Laura Billington O’Grady Timothy P. O’Grady John S. Olson James J. 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Van Cleave III Larry S. Vernon John L. Vratil and Teresa C. Vratil Waddell & Reed Inc. Nicholas Wagner Mary A. and Jason M. Walker Walsh, Anderson, Brown, Schulze & Aldridge PC Michael E. Ward and Lissa Leonard Ward Perry D. Warren and Janet Beebe Warren Stacey N. Warren David E. Waters Daniel L. and Phyllis Watkins David B. Wentz Jennifer Chaulk Wentz Charles E. and Barbara A. Wetzler W. Bernard Whitney Jr. and Renate Baltmanis Whitney Lanette M. Wickham and Frank J. Rebori Gordon J. Williams Robert E. and Mary L. Williams Gary A. Winfrey and Sally Nixon Winfrey university of kansas | donor report 51 D ON OR David L. and Kristin D. Wing William S. Woolley Larry Worrall and Beverly Cope Worrall Diane H. and Paul D. Worth Anne Keeler Wright James D. Wright Shari L. and Kevin L. Wright Trent E. Wright Wendel W. and Rhonda Wurst William M. Yanek II Bradley J. Yeretsky Emily M. Yeretsky Rebecca Swanwick Yocham and Keith A. Yocham Brooke Robinson Yoder Kevin W. Yoder Stephen R. and Elisabeth T. Zane James L. Zenk Katherine A. Zogleman Mark A. Zuschek and Jo Dee Daetwiler Zuschek Th e Dorothy Arl ene B a t e s Kirk Schol ar s hip F un d was established by a gift from Harold Kirk, husband of the late Dorothy Kirk (L’78). The scholarship is to be awarded to a female law student thirty years of age or older (or who will be 30 on or by the first day of the fall semester). The student must also demonstrate financial need. Preference will be given to first year students. NEW FUNDS Th e B alka n s L a w Stude n t Fu n d was established by an initial gift from The Hon. Chris P. Steineger and Shari L. Wilson. The fund will provide renewable grants for students who are properly admitted to the Law School at the University of Kansas, are female and can present recognized proof of citizenship or former residency in any country in the recognized Balkan Region, to be limited to Albania and Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Macedonia, Romania and Yugoslavia (Serbia and Montenegro). Th e Thoma s W . Boo n e L a w School Libr ary F u n d was established through a gift from the estate of Thomas W. Boone, L’52. The fund will be used to provide unrestricted funding for priorities within the Wheat Law Library at the University of Kansas. Th e Wa l t e r B ra u e r F un d for F acult y Support was established by a gift from Walter C. Brauer III, L’65, Denver, Colorado. The expendable fund will be used to support faculty research and professional development. 52 Fall/Winter 2007 RE P O R T | P ol sin e lli Sh a lton We lte & Su e l th aus Div er sity Scholar s hip Fund was established by a gift from the Kansas City, Missouri, law firm of Polsinelli Shalton Flanigan Suelthaus PC. The expendable fund will be used to provide a scholarship to an incoming 1L student, and may be renewable for up to three years if the recipient maintains a 2.0 GPA and otherwise remains in good standing with the school. Preference shall be given to students from a racial or ethnic background that is under-represented in the practice of law. C l a rin e Smi ss man J. D. a n d E d wa r d Smi ss m an Ph D Scholar s hip in Law F u n d was established by a gift from Dorothy Feir, PhD, in memory of her sister, Clarine Smissman (L’66) and brother-in-law, Edward Smissman. This fund will be used to provide renewable grants for University of Kansas School of Law students. Preference is for students who exhibit financial need. If there are no students who qualify based on need, the grant will be made to a student based on extraordinary merit. Preference is for the same student(s) to receive support for their three years of Law School, contingent on maintaining good standing and progress toward graduation. LIBRARY SUPPORT FUNDS Hazel A. Anderson Law Library Fund Louise Ahlstedt Beebe and Jack E. Beebe Law Library Fund Thomas W. Boone Law School Library Fund Ruth Adair Dyer Law Library Fund Friends of the University of Kansas Law Library Arthur W. Hershberger Memorial Law Book Fund Frank S. Hodge Memorial Library Fund KU Law Library Unrestricted Fund UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS LAW Kate McKay Memorial Book Fund Evart Mills Memorial Book Fund Douglas D. and Laura L. Wheat School of Law Opportunity Fund LOAN FUNDS Kenneth K. Branson & Ezra R. Whitla Memorial Fund Judge Clarence A. Burney Loan Fund John F. Hassig Memorial Loan Fund Law School Loan Fund James B. Smith Student Loan Fund Elaine D. and Arthur L. Sparks Loan Fund James E. & Edna J. Sullivan Law School Loan Fund MATCHING GIFTS The School of Law wishes to express its gratitude to the following firms, corporations, foundations, and companies whose matching gift programs have enhanced the contributions of individual donors: Aetna Foundation Inc. American Express Foundation AT&T Matching Gifts Program The Bank of America Foundation Chevron Matching Gift Program ConocoPhillips Countrywide Financial Corporation Deloitte Foundation Emerson Charitable Trust Ernst & Young Foundation ExxonMobil Foundation Faegre & Benson Foundation The H&R Block Foundation Illinois Tool Works Kansas City Southern Nationwide Foundation Northern Trust Company Charitable Trust ONEOK Foundation Philip Morris USA Inc. Security Benefit Group of Companies Seigfreid, Bingham, Levy, Selzer & Gee PC Shook, Hardy & Bacon LLP Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP Snell & Wilmer LLP Sprint Foundation Thompson & Knight Foundation U.S. Bancorp Foundation Whirlpool Foundation The Williams Companies Inc. Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP GIFTS RECEIVED IN HONOR OF: Mark P. Buyle, L’91 Prof. Michael J. Davis The Hon. Karen M. Humphreys, L’73 GIFTS RECEIVED IN MEMORY OF: Robert F. Bennett, L’52 Janie C. Cavitt, L’78 Stuart A. Chaney Peggy A. Clark Michael G. Coash, L’75 Philip H. Dawson Sr., L’42 Steven R. Dickey, L’86 Mary Ann Mize Dickinson Nicky L. Foley E.S. Hampton, L’20 Tom Hampton, L’59 C. Frederick Ice, L’24 Mildred Branine Ice Elmer C. Jackson Jr., L’35 Andrew K. Keenan, L’2005 Prof. Emeritus William A. Kelly, L’49 Dorothy Arlene Bates Kirk, L’78 Prof. Philip C. Kissam Geoffrey E. Lind, L’74 Kenton J. Mai, L’89 Judge Cordell D. Meeks Jr., L’67 Janean Meigs, L’76 Judge Earl E. O’Connor, L’50 Jean O’Connor Derek A. Orchard Judge Robert F. Stadler, L’48 Judge Nelson Timothy Stephens Frederick L. Ward, L’87 Prof. Emeritus Paul E. Wilson JoAnn Seiglar Wright-Wochner, L’80 OTHER FUNDS Richard L. and Suzanne Sedgwick Bond Fund Walter Brauer Faculty Support Fund Daisy E. and Paul H. Brown Elder Law Fund Robert C. Casad Comparative Law Lectureship Class of 1971 Fund Donald L. Cordes School of Law Opportunity Fund Charles L. Decker Fund Mary Ann Mize Dickinson Memorial Garden Fund G. Gary Duncan Fund Elder Law Program Fund David H. Fisher Law Fund Loren M. Gensman Fund GUF/Law School Unrestricted Ed and Helen Healy Law School Opportunity Fund Hinkle Elkouri Conference Room Fund Humphrey School of Law Discretionary Fund Ice Family Fund Kansas Defender Project Kansas Law Review Law Class of 1953 Fund Law School Building Fund Law School Dean’s Discretionary Account Law School Media, Law and Policy Program Legal Aid Clinic Fund Linda S. Legg and Lawrence G. Crahan Professionalism Fund James K. Logan Fund Fred B. Lovitch and Michael J. Davis Law Fund Robert B. McKay Memorial Fund Morris, Laing, Evans, Brock & Kennedy Client Counseling Competition Fund Richard F. Mullins Moot Court Competition Fund Judge Edmund L. Page Jurist-in-Residence Program Polsinelli Shalton Welte Suelthaus Fund Don and Ruth Lawless Postlethwaite Fund Robert A. Schroeder Family Teaching Fellowship Shughart, Thomson & Kilroy Fund Fred N. and Lilian Six Unrestricted Law School Fund James Barclay Smith Fund Snell & Wilmer Courtroom Renovation Fund Judge Nelson Timothy Stephens Lecture Stephenson Lectures in Law and Government Fund Stinson Morrison Hecker Fund Tax Certificate Program Fund Tribal Law & Government Center Fund Gary A. Waldron and Carol A. Foster Law School Dean Discretionary Fund Gary A. Waldron and Carol A. Foster Law School Fund Douglas D. and Laura L. Wheat School of Law Opportunity Fund Houston Whiteside Fund Dennis P. Wilbert and Joan R. Ruff Fund Paul L. and Florine T. Wilbert Fund Wolfe Family Moot Court Assistance Fund PRIZES AND AWARDS Barber Emerson, LC Blue Book Relays Robert F. Bennett Student Award Fund William L. Burdick Prize Mary Anne Chambers Service Award Steven R. Dickey Memorial Prize in Intellectual Property Law G. Gary Duncan Scholastic Improvement Prize Robert E. Edmonds Prize for Corporation and Securities Law Family Fund Robert C. Foulston and George Siefkin Prizes for Excellence in Appellate Advocacy Hershberger, Patterson, Jones & Roth Energy Law Award Walter Hiersteiner Outstanding Service Award Hinkle Elkouri Law Firm, LLC Tax Procedure Award W. Ross Hutton Prize Howard A. and Sue Immel Annual Teaching Award Lloyd M. Kagey Leadership Award Law Class of 1949 Leadership Award Janean Meigs Memorial Award in Law Fund Samuel Mellinger Scholarship, Leadership, and Service Award James P. Mize Trial Advocacy Award Dean Frederick J. Moreau Faculty Award Morris, Laing, Evans, Brock & Kennedy Client Counseling Competition Award Larry R. O’Neal/Shook, Hardy & Bacon LLP Law School Award Fund Payne & Jones Lawyering Program Award Shapiro Award for Best Paper on Law & Public Policy Carl T. Smith Memorial Scholarship Award Sonnenschein Scholars Program C. C. Stewart Award Susman Godfrey Trial Advocacy Fund UMB Bank Excellence in Trust Planning Award PROFESSORSHIPS Th e Centenn ial Teaching Prof ess or ship The Centennial Teaching Professorship was originally established as the Centennial Teaching Fellowship in 1993 to commemorate the 100th year of the University of Kansas School of Law. It was created to honor faculty who are outstanding teachers. From that university of kansas | donor report 53 D ON OR RE P O R T Fellowship, the first Centennial Teaching Professorship was presented at Homecoming 1996 to Michael Davis, Professor and former Dean of the School. The Centennial Teaching Professorship has now been permanently endowed with gifts from alumni and friends of the School of Law. Michael J. Davis continues to hold the Centennial Teaching Professorship. Di s t i ngui sh ed P rofe ss ors hip i n Law In 1986, John M. Rounds, L’39, of Arroyo Grande, Calif., established an endowed fund to support a distinguished professorship at the School of Law. Chris Drahozal is holder of the Rounds Professorship. Th e C o n n ell T e a chi n g Profe s sor s hips i n Kans a s L a w In 1998, O. J. Connell Jr., L’38, and Mary Kathleen Connell established the Connell Teaching Professorships in Kansas Law to support two University Teaching Professorships in specific areas of law with particular application to Kansas in order to increase the knowledge and training of law students and practitioners. John C. Peck, L’74, and Dennis D. Prater, L’73, are the holders of the Connell Teaching Professorships in Kansas Law. Th e R obe rt A . Schro ede r Di s tin gui s hed P rofe ss or s hip In 1984, Robert A. Schroeder, L’37, established a distinguished professorship unrestricted in subject matter. The professorship is one of a number of funds provided by the Schroeder family to the school. Martin B. Dickinson is holder of the Schroeder Professorship Th e E . S . a n d Tom Ha mp t on Di s ti n guis he d Profe s sor s hip In 1985, the family, law firm, and friends of E. S. Hampton, L’29, and Tom Hampton, L’59, established a distinguished professorship in their memories. Keith G. Meyer is holder of the Hampton Professorship. Th e John H . a n d J ohn M . K a n e Dist in guis he d Profe s sor s hip Through the generosity of Corrine G. Kane, Louise Miller Kane, Richard Kane, John F. Kane and Henry F. Kane, all of Bartlesville, Okla., the Kane Professorship was created in 1966, honoring John H. Kane, L’1900, and John M. Kane, an alumnus of the School of Engineering. Michael H. Hoeflich is holder of the Kane Professorship. Th e R aymon d F . Rice Distingui s he d Profe s sor s hip i n L a w This professorship was established in 2003 in honor of Raymond F. Rice. The generosity of the Ethel and Raymond F. Rice Foundation has significantly benefited the School of Law for many years. Raj Bhala is holder of the Rice Professorship. Th e John M . R ou n d s 54 Fall/Winter 2007 | Th e J . B. Smi th Di s ti ngui s h ed P rof e ss or s hip In 2005, Arthur C. Piculell Jr., L’65, and Dee Piculell established the J. B. Smith Professorship in Constitutional Law to honor Dr. Smith’s many years of teaching at the School. Richard E. Levy is the inaugural holder of the Smith Constitutional Law Professorship. Th e F r ank E. Tyler Dis t i ngui sh ed P rofe ss or ship in Law In 1983, the Frank Edwards Tyler Distinguished Professorship in Law was established through gifts to the KU Endowment Association. Tyler was a distinguished Kansas City, Mo., attorney for more than 40 years. The professorship was established in his memory through the generosity of his widow, whose legacy was supplemented by funds from his son and daughter-in-law, Frank and Dorothy Bowman Tyler; his former law firm, Dietrich, Davis, Dicus, Rowlands & Schmitt; and the Law School Professorship Fund. George C. Coggins is holder of the Tyler Professorship. Th e R obe rt W. W agsta ff Dis t i ngui sh ed P rofe ss or ship in Law In 1989, Robert W. and Katherine Hall Wagstaff of Mission Hills established the Robert W. Wagstaff Distinguished Professorship in Law. The Wagstaffs’ sons, Robert Hall Wagstaff and Thomas Walton Wagstaff, received their law degrees from UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS LAW the KU School of Law in 1966 and 1972, respectively. Robert L. Glicksman is holder of the Wagstaff Professorship. Th e Paul E. Wil so n Dist in guis h ed Prof ess or s hip in Law The Paul E. Wilson Distinguished Professorship in Law is the second distinguished professorship endowed by the late John M. Rounds, L’39. The Wilson Professorship honors Rounds’ friend and undergraduate classmate, the late Professor Emeritus Paul E. Wilson. Elinor P. Schroeder is holder of the Wilson Professorship. SCHOLARSHIP FUNDS Mark H. Adams Sr. Memorial Scholarship Warren D. Andreas Scholarship in Law Balkans Law Student Fund Richard A. Barber Scholarship Judge Willard M. and Lucile H. Benton Memorial Scholarship Book Exchange Scholarships Bremyer Summer Intern Scholarship Fund Judge Clayton and Cecile Goforth Brenner Scholarship in Law Claude E. Chalfant Memorial Scholarship John W. and Gertrude Clark Scholarship Claude O. Conkey Memorial Scholarship Glen W. Dickinson Scholarship in Law William and Judy Docking Law School Scholarship Port and Mildred Early Scholarship Judge A. M. Ebright Memorial Scholarship Robert E. Edmonds Law School Scholarship Fleeson, Gooing, Coulson & Kitch Scholarship Foulston & Siefkin Law Review Scholarship Jordan and Shirley Haines Scholarship Thomas H. Harkness KU Law School Scholarship Darrell L. Havener Scholarship Aldie Haver Memorial Scholarship in Law The Help of Our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ Scholarship Al J. and Sylvia M. Herrod Law Scholarship Hite, Fanning & Honeyman LLP Scholarship Michael H. Hoeflich and Karen J. Nordheden Scholarship in Law Enos A. Hook Memorial Scholarship Oliver H. Hughes Memorial Scholarship A. Bryce Huguenin School of Law Scholarship Judge Walter A. Huxman Scholarship Arthur M. Jackson Memorial Scholarship Elmer C. Jackson Jr. Scholarship in Law for Black Americans Margaret S. Jeffrey Scholarship Grant in Law Calvin and Janice Karlin Annual Scholarship Dorothy Arlene Bates Kirk Scholarship Law School Class of 1925 Scholarship Law School Scholarship Fund John R. Light and Gary Olson Scholarship Robert W. Loyd Scholarship in Law Frank A. Lutz Memorial Scholarship Robert F. Lytle Scholarship Kenton Mai Memorial Scholarship Glenn E. and Helen Zimmerman McCann Law Scholarship Minorities in Law Scholarships Harriet and Mancel Mitchell Scholarship in Law John R. Morse Law School Scholarship Ronald C. Newman Scholarship Major Eugene H. Nirdlinger Memorial Scholarship Bernard E. Nordling Scholarship Norton, Hubbard, Ruzicka & Kreamer L.C. Scholarship Judge Earl E. and Jean Ann Oâ€™Connor Memorial Scholarship Charles H. Oldfather Scholarship Joseph O. and Mary Louise Parker Scholarship Olin K. and Mary Ruth Petefish School of Law Scholarship Polsinelli Shalton Welte Suelthaus Diversity Scholarship Post Baccalaureate Scholarships in Law Charles B. Randall Memorial Scholarship Ethel and Raymond F. Rice Scholarships Ross Foundation Law School Scholarship Judge M. Kay Royse Scholarship in Law Judge J. C. Ruppenthal Memorial Scholarship Vivian McAtee Schmidt Law Scholarship Robert A. and Janet Manning Schroeder Scholarships in Law Elisha Scott Memorial Scholarship Professor William R. Scott Scholarship Seigfreid, Bingham, Levy, Selzer & Gee Law Scholarship J. Frank Shinkle Student Aid Fund Shook, Hardy & Bacon Foundation Diversity in Law Scholarship Shook, Hardy & Bacon Scholarships Prof. Earl B. and Mary Maurine Shurtz Tribal Lawyer Scholarship Clarine Smissman J.D. and Edward Smissman PhD Scholarship in Law Glee and Geraldine Smith Law Scholarship William C. Spangler Memorial Scholarship Judge Robert F. Stadler Memorial Scholarship Evelyn, Richard and Blanche Thompson Scholarship Voss Kansas Law Scholarship Frederick L. Ward Memorial Scholarship Willard G. Widder Scholarship Karl T. Wiedemann Scholarship in Law Paul R. Wunsch Scholarship CLASSES 1950 Laird S. Campbell and Nancy Cornforth Campbell Kenneth and Sue Harmon George A. Lowe L. Robert and Nina M. Pennington 1951 Richard C. Harris and Jean Waddell Harris Joe L. Levy and Pat Pote Levy John L. and Carolyn W. Rader Russell B. Taylor Judge Richard W. Wahl 1952 William J. Conroy Eugene E. Mitchell Dr. Betty van der Smissen 1953 Constance M. Achterberg Donald W. Giffin and Esther Brown Giffin Roy E. and Merritta J. Williams J. Robert and Marguerite J. Wilson 1954 J. Eugene Balloun Larry E. Keenan and Patricia L. Degner-Keenan Charles S. Lindberg and Dolores Goad Lindberg D. Spencer Yohe and Betty Foster Yohe 1939 James M. Haughey Omer G. Voss and Annabelle K. Voss 1955 Donald N. Dirks Merrill M. Steeb 1940 John D. Stewart 1956 Frederick G. Apt Jr. and Denise C. Apt Jerry W. Hannah and Nancy Watson Hannah J. William Knightly and Marjorie M. Knightly Howard L. Lydick James W. Paddock and Ruth Davenport Paddock H. Thomas Payne and Carolyn Nardyz Payne Carl E. Stallard 1945 John Scurlock 1947 Keith U. and Hulda Martin Judge Richard D. Rogers and Cynthia J. Rogers 1949 Robert B. Castor and Gloria Nelson Castor Robert L. Lesh and Edwina Crane Lesh COL Edward A. Metcalf III, Retired Harvey J. and Marguerite C. Snapp Jack Steineger and Margaret Leisy Steineger 1957 Alvin D. Herrington John G. and Elaine Kite Peter A. Martin and Ann Wagner Martin university of kansas | donor report 55 D ON OR Larry Worrall and Beverly Cope Worrall 1958 Heywood H. Davis and Louise Swigart Davis Sally Cross Herrington Judge Gerald L. Rushfelt Robert S. Wunsch and Barbara Bateman Wunsch 1959 John W. Brand Jr. and Barbara Sample Brand Donald L. Cordes Thomas H. Krueger and Jean Krueger Jack R. Reed 1960 Richard L. Bond and Suzanne Sedgwick Bond Terry N. Fiske Edward H. and Julia N. Graham Justice Edward H. Larson and Mary L. Larson Gary L. and Lee Ann Rohrer Byron E. Springer and Marion Peltier Springer William L. Turner 1961 Gene H. Anderson Alfred S. Farha, JD N. William Hines Jr. and Jean S. Hines Judge Theodore B. Ice and Sue Harper Ice Mikel L. Stout and LeAnn R. Stout 1962 Richard R. Eads and Joann Howell Eads John E. Hurley Jr. and Jo Sicking Hurley Robert W. Loyd and Mary Jo Loyd Joel A. Sterrett and Dr. Joye Sterrett 1963 Lawrence W. Blickhan Charles A. Chartier Charles H. Hostetler and Julie A. Hostetler Michael T. and Leonor D. Mills Roger D. Stanton and Judith Duncan Stanton Charles E. and Barbara A. Wetzler 1964 Robert L. Driscoll and Marilyn Rockwell Driscoll Leon E. and Barbara H. Roulier Robert E. and Mary L. Williams 56 Fall/Winter 2007 RE P O R T 1965 Ernest Adelman and Barbara Boley Adelman David C. and Priscilla A. All Walter C. Brauer III Bradley L. and Judith Lyn Brehm David R. and Valerie Hederstedt Karen I. Johnson Topper and Linda D. Johntz Ronald L. and Joleen M. Leslie Loren L. Obley W. Bernard Whitney Jr. and Renate Baltmanis Whitney 1966 Stephen C. Chambers Peter K. Curran and Virginia Schubert Curran Max E. Eberhart and Nina Gillig Eberhart Charles E. Hammond and Judith Hammer Hammond Charles C. and Pamela V. Hewitt Donald A. Johnston and Alice Dowell Johnston Robert H. Koehler and Susan McMillin Koehler Douglas and Shirley Lancaster David S. and Sally M. Lord William A. and JoAnn M. McAdoo Jerry R. Palmer and Ann Leffler Palmer Stephen M. and Carlene Todd Thomas M. Van Cleave III 1967 John D. and Karin M. Dunbar Robert I. and Susan S. Guenthner Albert J. Hardy and Patricia Culea Hardy Harold L. Haun Dean B. Hill Edward F. Horne Judge J. C. Irvin and Mary Lewis Irvin John R. Light and Sharon Koch Light William M. Mills III and Alice Cash Mills Duane K. Ross Ralph L. L. Schmidt CPA Robert E. Schulman, PhD and Anne Fink Schulman Thomas M. and Suzanne F. Tuggle 1968 Larry D. Armel and JoAnne Armel Norman E. Beal and Sally Jenkins Beal George L. Catt and Sherrill Lynn Catt | UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS LAW Thomas A. and Mary M. Darner James T. Hansen Robert B. and Caroline E. Hosford Judge David W. Kennedy Gary L. Olson and Vicki A. Olson David A. Sorenson Wesley H. Sowers Jr. E. Larry Winn III and Jill Anderson Winn 1969 Homer P. Appleby Jr. Gavin W. and Christine J. Armstrong Ernest C. Ballweg John D. Conderman and Patricia R. Conderman Timothy J. and Mary S. Evans Arch G. Gothard III E. Eugene Harrison Kenneth E. Holm Ira R. Kirkendoll Paul L. and Gayle Monty Ronald S. Reuter Alan W. Roeder A. R. Thomas and Alice Stevinson Thomas R. Dean Wolfe and Cheryl L. Wolfe 1970 Frank S. Bangs Jr. William Bevan III and Gail M. Bevan Oneil and Julia A. Davis Rick J. Eichor Judge John W. Lungstrum and Linda Ewing Lungstrum Michael P. Martin Michael J. McNally and Elizabeth Shertzer McNally James A. Oppy Terry R. Post and Karen Henry Post G. Sid Smith John H. and Martha J. White Gary A. Winfrey and Sally Nixon Winfrey 1971 Margaret M. Breinholt Thomas P. Garretson and Carole Bomhard Garretson Ronald R. Kimzey and Emily Cooper Kimzey John H. Mack Jean C. Owen and Marsha Golub Owen Judge G. Joseph Pierron and Diana Carlin Pierron, PhD John B. Roesler Bill Sampson Judge Dale L. Somers and Judyanne Somers R. Kent Sullivan and Dr. Phyllis Kerr Sullivan Senator John L. Vratil and Teresa C. Vratil 19 7 2 R. Dan and Dale P. Boulware Le Roy Lewis De Nooyer James R. and Karen Gilliland Jerry L. Harrison Melvin L. Jenkins and Wanda Holly Jenkins Alan Joseph and Diane Oliver Joseph Roland B. Miller III and Holly R. Miller Robert B. Misner N. Royce and Linda L. Nelson Robert I. Nicholson Jr. Larry R. O’Neal John A. Price David F. and Linda F. Richards Thomas E. and Nancy H. Ruzicka Christopher Smith and Diana P. Smith William P. Tanner III Richard Y. Wada and Margaret Anami Wada Kenneth A. and Leann Webb Edward L. Winthrop George W. and Margaret E. Yarnevich 19 7 3 Ron Bodinson Judge Mary Beck Briscoe Michael R. Comeau Michael K. Denney and Marilou Falk Denney James E. Downey Judge Robert W. Fairchild and Martha Terry Fairchild Pamela Hooper Feinstein and Larry B. Feinstein Jill S. Ferrel Bruce A. Finzen Barry D. Halpern and Cynthia Zedler Halpern Joe A. Harter William L. Hess and Jane McGrew Hess Bruce R. Jeide Gordon A. Jones Edward M. Kaplan Robert E. and Janice B. Krehbiel Linda L. Lee Russell C. Leffel and Paula Hauser Leffel William F. Lyle Jr. Randal J. McDowell and Zelia Taylor McDowell Douglas C. McKenna Paul T. Moxley C. David and Denise L. Newbery Robert C. Perry John O. and Joann L. Sanderson Michael V. Schaefer Emily Cameron Shattil Rex N. Shewmake Jr. and Mary Jane Shewmake Judge Allen R. Slater and Kathryn Bohn Slater Kenneth W. Spain and Cynthia Mullen Spain Nancy J. Spies Randolph W. Starr Perry D. Warren and Janet Beebe Warren 1974 Paul M. Dent and Deborah K. Simpson Dent Dennis A. and Sheila G. Dietz Richard E. Dietz and Marsha Merritt Dietz Leo P. Dreyer and Lorry Glawe Dreyer Melvin L. Ehrlich Lawrence C. Gates and Jeanne K. Gates William C. Gibb C. Peter Goplerud III Stephen C. and Melissa B. Harmon Philip C. Lacey and Sharylyn Gelvin Lacey Sara S. Langland Larry D. Leonard Douglas C. Miller and Susan Edwards Miller Stephen R. and Paula M. Morgan Paul D. Post and Kay Kelly, LSCSW Hal C. Reed Kenneth W. Reeves III Kelley D. Sears and Jane A. Sears William H. Seiler Jr. Eldon J. and Bonnie Shields Michael L. Sullivan Larry S. Vernon Roger K. Viola and Karen S. Viola Joseph A. Virgilio Jr. Douglas D. Wheat and Laura L. Wheat Thomas F. Wobker Elaine Oser Zingg and Otto M. Zingg 1975 Philip H. and Jeanine R. Alexander Martin W. and Ann M. Bauer Judge John P. Bennett and Roberta J. Bennett Victor A. Bergman and Susan D. Bergman, MD Blake A. Biles and Laura L. Sessums, MD Stephen W. Boyda and The Hon. Nancy E. Boyda Thomas H. and Bridget F. Brill Charles A. Briscoe Steve A.J. Bukaty Bruce E. Kirkpatrick Linda S. Legg Donald A. and Diane C. Low Barbara A. Lundin Pamela Meador Mattson and Lynn P. Mattson S. Richard Mellinger Phillip A. and Janet M. Miller John R. Morse and Kay Stine Morse Allen R. Purvis Stephen E. Robison Ross W. and Margaret M. Schimmels Paul E. Serrano Jr. Floyd W. Smith Jr. and Cecilia E. Smith Michael A. Sternlieb Cathleen Chandler Stevenson Naomi L. Stuart Earl D. and Shirley A. Tjaden Kirk Underwood Judge Kathryn H. Vratil and John W. Hamilton Daniel L. and Phyllis Watkins Steven E. Worcester 1976 Donald F. and Catherine Bayer Bion J. Beebe and Vicki Storm Beebe Terry A. and Phyllis L. Blaser Daniel J. Bosanko James P. Callahan Jill A. Casado Michael F. Delaney and Kathleen Gibbons Delaney Charles P. Efflandt Donald R. Elbel Jr. Elaine M. Esparza Kenneth W. Gaines Nancy E. Gibb Steven D. and Lisa A. Gough Cathy Havener Greer Mary P. Haddican William H. Hensley and Dana Valdois Hensley Ross A. Hollander Judge Joseph D. Johnson and Cynthia G. Johnson John A. Koepke Robert D. Kroeker and Barbara Hills Kroeker Prof. Dennis L. Mandsager and Sherrie Koester Mandsager Tyrone C. Means Judge Kathleen P. Moran David P. Mudrick and Mary Walker Mudrick Robert D. Myers and Lana Wirt Myers Bernard V. O’Neill Jr. and Marion W. O’Neill William M. and Nancy E. Quitmeier Leland E. Rolfs Floy Lambertson Shaeffer Neil R. Shortlidge and Renee Sproul Shortlidge Beverly J. Thomas Monica Schmidt Thompson Judge Linda S. Trigg 1977 Lydia I. Beebe Robin C. and Deborah M. Blair Alice Boler Bolin Karen L. Borell Michael B. and Holly L. Buser university of kansas | donor report 57 D ON OR Kingsley W. Click David L. Davenport and Sally Nelson Davenport Jacqueline K. Donahue Ed W. Dosh Jane A. Finn, PhD Joel K. and Hildy Goldman Nathan C. Harbur Allen D. Harnisch Lewis A. Heaven Jr. and Paula Butz Heaven Paul B. Henrion II and Rebecca A. Henrion Calvin J. Karlin Daniel J. Lyons and Maryanne Lyons Jane E. Mack LTC Dwight A. Moore, USAF, Ret. Evan J. Olson and Susan Woodin Olson Kathryn Pruessner Peters and Stephen D. Peters John M. and Melisa R. Phelps Brenda Petrie Register and Benton Register Judge Janice D. Russell James E. Sanders, MD William H. Sanders Jr. Albert J. Schwartz and Jane Lake Schwartz James O. Selzer J. Stanley and Tommye C. Sexton Prof. Jan Bowen Sheldon, PhD, JD and Dr. James A. Sherman Gregory J. Stucky Robert C. and Linda Ann Sturgeon Cynthia S. Woelk Jeffrey D. Zimmerman Mark A. Zuschek and Jo Dee Daetwiler Zuschek 1978 Phyllis A. Bock Tim Connell Ruth C. Curtis R. Steven Davis and Kim Bowen Davis Michael C. Doering Charles E. Doyle Georgann H. Eglinski and Ronald W. Schorr David S. Elkouri and Debbi C. Elkouri Lynne A. Friedewald Janet Bass Garlow Sally and Bradford E. Harris Alan V. Johnson and Mary Slaughter Johnson T. Bradley Manson William M. Modrcin Jr. John W. Nitcher and Mary Streepy Nitcher Judge Sebastian T. Patti Jeanne Gorman Rau and Donald A. Rau George E. Rider and Jeannene Keaton Rider Jeffrey S. Southard COL Andrew D. Stewart, USA, Retired John W. Sumi Thomas E. Vaughn Nicholas Wagner Martha Braun Wallisch and William J. Wallisch III 58 Fall/Winter 2007 | RE P O R T John R. Wine Jr. and Ellen Sue Wine David L. and Kristin D. Wing Stanley N. Woodworth and Nancy G. Woodworth Cathy Gerlinger Zumbehl and Glenn E. Zumbehl 1979 Dale W. and Linda L. Bell Greg A. and Roberta K. Bengtson Anne H. and William R. Blessing James E. Flory and Donna Hewitt Flory Gene H. Gaede and Jannelle Robins-Gaede John B. Gage II Kurt A. and Kelly R. Harper Edward J. Healy and Helen Healy John C. and Cynthia L. Hickey Larry B. and Pamela S. Huebner Kathleen Clubb Kauffman and Charles M. Kauffman, PhD Teresa M. Meagher Alan G. Metzger Paul J. Mohr COL John F. Plummer Jr. William T. Pryor Larry G. Rapp Nancy Schmidt Roush Kurt A. Schoeb Malinda Bronfman Schoeb Barry M. Shalinsky Thomas H. and Jeannie E. Slack Maryann Slattery Thomas W. Stibal Peter E. Strand and Sheila C. Strand Marie S. Woodbury and Daniel C. Claiborn, PhD 1980 Frank A. Ackerman David W. Andreas Judge Martin J. Asher Orval F. Baldwin II Bruce E. Cavitt Stuart R. and Kelley L. Collier Kathleen A. Dillon Thomas R. Docking and Jill S. Docking Lowell A. and Barbara A. Flory J. Richard Golub Maryln Lambert Golub W. Patrick Haley and Paula McGuire Haley Bernard J. Hickert Judge Janice Miller Karlin Carl S. Long III and Mary K. Long Bruce C. Mallonee and LeeAnne Plumb Mallonee Jan Haley Maxwell and Robert S. Maxwell Judge Robert S. McQuin and Lorene Gentle McQuin Eric B. Metz Emily B. Metzger UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS LAW Jeffrey S. Nelson and Lisa K. Nelson John S. Olson Charles A. and Connie Peckham Mark R. Thompson and Barbara E. Thompson Patrick H. and Patricia L. Thompson William P. Tretbar and Helen Wagle Tretbar Alleen S. VanBebber Judge Michael E. Ward and Lissa Leonard Ward Wendel W. and Rhonda Wurst 1981 Steven R. Anderson and Carole Twork Anderson J. Rod Betts Gary S. Chilton Daniel D. Crabtree John P. DeCoursey Ralph J. DeZago Judge Patricia Macke Dick Darcy and Jill Domoney Paula M. and Chris Hahn Mark A. and Debra L. Hannah Kent D. and Brenda D. Hatesohl Jeffrey D. Hewett Ramona K. Kantack Stephen M. Kerwick Stuart M. Kowalski Ralph E. Lewis II Jack C. Marvin Margaret F. Mathewson Cindy Brunker McClannahan and John B. McClannahan Nina Schloesser McKenna Chris McNeil Anne Burke Miller Marilyn G. Miller and Charley L. Looney Daphne Nan Muchnic Michael C. Pendergast Judge Julie A. Robinson Robert T. Schendel and Cynthia A. Schendel, LSCSW Nan Mills Sigman and Gregory D. Sigman Christine K. Solso 1982 Daniel N. Allmayer Karen M. Arnold-Burger and Kurt L. Burger Carl R. Clark and Marjorie Caterer-Clark Kenneth L. Cole Judge Kathryn E. Davis Tony L. and Shawna L. Gehres Timothy J. and Janette K. Grillot Casey S. Halsey and Paula Bush Halsey Gary H. and Jeanne M. Hanson L. Camille Hebert Mark D. Hinderks and Mary Ann Hinderks Brian T. and Robin K. Howes Kraig E. Kannard Teresa Roll Kerwick Mark W. Knackendoffel and E. Ann Knackendoffel, PhD Karen S. Kressin John C. Landon Sara McKie Lewis Terry L. and Monica S. Malone Brian C. McCormally and Kathie Philbrick McCormally Christopher K. McKenzie Kevin F. and Frances Mitchelson The Hon. Jerry Moran and Robba Addison Moran David W. Murrill Holly Nielsen James J. O’Malley Margaret L. Pemberton Ed L. Randels Mara Rasure and Roger W. Wallace David G. Seely and Debra Short Seely Stanford J. Smith Jr. Tracey L. Stout Judge David L. Stutzman and Wendy Jo Blank BG Clyde J. Tate II and Lynn Klotz-Tate Michael L. Taylor Sherri L. Meigs Taylor Gabrielle M. Thompson and Oliver L. Weaver, PhD Todd N. Thompson and Caprice Maxey Thompson Cindy L. Whitton 19 8 3 Martin K. Albrecht and Shari Feist Albrecht Mark S. Carder Michael A. Doll Drew D. Frackowiak Myron L. Frans Catherine S. Hauber David W. Hauber D. Randall and Joyce E. Heilman Wyatt A. and Mary Ann Hoch Robert A. Holcomb Annette Kline Hollingsworth Peggy Carr Kittel Rick A. Kittel Timothy J. Knopp Stephen D. and Ellen L. Kort Kip A. Kubin and Leigh Jacobs Kubin Quentin E. Kurtz Audrey B. and Sue Anne Magana John H. Mitchelson and Beverly Ramsey Mitchelson M. Margaret and Kevin J. Moran Timothy M. O’Brien and Melinda Cadle O’Brien Eugene S. Peck and Laura Fraser Peck Michael M. Rehm Cathy A. Reinhardt and Norman A. St. Laurent Thomas A. Robinette Jr. and Margaret Shramek Robinett Keith C. and Jan M. Sevedge James J. and Chirl Ann Sienicki Xavier Simonsen Diane Worthington Simpson Gentra Abbey Sorem and James R. Sorem Jr., PhD Jeff C. Spahn Jr. Melanie L. Trump Timothy T. Trump Kenneth L. Wagner and Lida McNearney Wagner H. Steven Walton and Sandra M. Walton Robert J. Werner Rebecca A. Winterscheidt 1984 Jaculin Aaron Robert K. Anderson Brian L. Becker David E. Bengtson and Mary Maloney Bengtson Daniel T. Dutcher Gregory L. and Cynthia L. Franken Michele Ticknor Gehres Keith A. and Carol Goehring Larry Greenbaum Karen Erickson Hosack and Paul Douglas Hosack Stephen J. House Laura Kay Howard Cynthia Lutz Kelly and Robert N. 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Roberts John W. and Carolyn C. Simpson Randy D. Sims Randall J. Snapp and Beth Bertelsmeyer Snapp Sarah A. Strunk Jeanne M. Verville James D. Wright Paul L. Yde and Sarah R. Elder 1986 Janet L. Arndt and Roger C. Bain Debra Lee Barnett Wendy E. Brazil Martin R. Brown Colleen A. Cacy and Peter Akmajian Kathryn Carter Lucy L. Freeman Robert J. Hack Jason B. Harper Sr. Anne Fleishel Harris and Wilbur C. Buckheit John P. Healy and Cathy Rauch Healy Michael E. Hegarty Aaron G. Hove and Gayleen Miller Hove Craig A. and Antoinette Joyce Hunt Amy J. Lee Steven K. Linscheid David H. and Debi Luce Lt Col Karen E. Mayberry Robin J. Miles university of kansas | donor report 59 D ON OR Steven B. Moore and Kristy Bontrager Moore Laura Billington Oâ€™Grady Rae Sedgwick, PhD, JD Kathryn Marie Timm William F. Watkins William S. Woolley 1987 Denise L. Adams Shari Ashner Boppart and Patrick K. Boppart Susanne L. Brown Jan Fink Call Barry A. Clark Richard A. Frydman Ann T. and Robert A. Gutkin Joanne M. Halley James D. and Karen T. Holt Judge Jeffry L. Jack and Susan Lansdell Jack Michele A. Kessler Robin E. Kluge Kempton T. Lindquist Alice J. Major Dara Trum Miles Robert Edward Nunley Timothy P. Oâ€™Grady Robert C. Paden Jr. Carolyn Boettcher Parmer Lynn D. Preheim Reginald L. Robinson and Jane McGarey Robinson Steven D. Selbe David E. and Kimberly R. Shay Carol Zuschek Smith Wayne E. Smith Shannon L. Spangler and Michael E. Spangler Patrick J. Stueve and Janna M. Stueve Kimberley H. Tyson Martha S. Warren Judge Eric R. Yost Stephen R. and Elisabeth T. Zane 1988 Katherine J. Bailes Joanne Cronrath Bamberger Patricia A. Bennett and Michael G. Haefele Kevin M. and Anne L. Connor David L. Corliss and Sarah Roecker Corliss Clark H. Cummins Patrick X. and Susan E. Fowler Jana Patterson Gagner Jon W. and Linda M. Gilchrist Phillip A. and Marlene K. Glenn 60 Fall/Winter 2007 | RE P O R T Darren R. and Linda J. Hensley William A. Kassebaum Rebecca E. 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Deterding Yvette Leerskov Ehrlich Kent R. Erickson Robert M. Friesen and Anne Ellis Friesen Christopher C. Haxton and Serese Yvonne Smith-Haxton Jennifer Blackshire Hense and John I. Hense Jr. Kevin R. Holloway Beth Horth Maureen M. Mahoney UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS LAW Crystal Whitebread Mai Rodney B. and Elizabeth D. Sparkman Teresa R. Temme Dietz James F. Thompson Timothy A. Toth Cheryl L. and Shaun P. Trenholm Robert D. Wiechman Jr. Susan Krehbiel William 1991 Scott M. Adam and Lori McCourt Adam Michael J. Armstrong Doyle Jon Baker Roger A. and Vivian M. Batt Bruce A. Berkley and Kelly Staggenborg Berkley Robert I. Correales Anna Marie Dempsey Tracy Edingfield Dunn Gavin Fritton Hellen L. and Frederick D. Haag John E. Hayes III and Suzanne Lafferty Hayes Frances W. Hunt Eric A. Kuwana and Karen E. Miller-Kuwana Bret and Julie A. Lawson Brian R. Matula Adele Richtarik McGrath Susana M. Namnum John C. Pauls Linda Simpson Peterson Jane E. Rosenthal Ronald C. Rundberg Dionne M. 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Maharry Mindy Patterson McPheeters Jo Mettenburg university of kansas | donor report 61 D ON OR Jody Lamb Meyer Trey T. Meyer Tanya E. Rose Rachel B. Rubin Alok K. Srivastava Mark A. Thompson 2000 Michael P. Alley Blaine C. Donovan Emily B. Drumm Valerie Sargent Eckert Justin R. Edwards John J. Gates Christopher L. and Anne E. Holt Julie D. Hower Heather Jones Robert D. Lewis Justin M. Lungstrum and Emily Lungstrum Charles S. Martinovsky Chad S. Nelson J. Michael Porter and Ruth Merz Forrest T. Rhodes Jr. March M. Runner Bhavi A. Shah Yanping Wang Jennifer C. Webb Michael E. Werner 2001 Collin B. Altieri Corey D. and Tyra C. Babington Brian P. Banks Joshua N. Barker Theresa L. Barr CAPT Michele Stackhouse Bayless Stacia Gressel Boden Aaron J. Breitenbach Chad B. and Jill S. Cook Karen DiVita-Johnson Erika K. Knopp and Ryan C. Knopp, MD Melissa M. Krueger Stefan J. Padfield Jacqueline Egr Pueppke Wendy M. Rohleder-Sook Karen P. Ruckert Jane L. and Randy K. Williams William H. 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Hull R U SSI A Holly Nielsen SA I PAN, MP Jane E. Mack SWI T Z E RLAND Alfred S. Farha, JD | RE P O R T UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS LAW Donor names are listed as of June 30, 2007. If omissions or errors have occurred, we express our sincere regret and ask that you bring them to the attention of Sandy Patti 785-864-4550 or patti@ ku.edu. Corrections will be printed in the next issue of KU Law Magazine. Contributions received after June 30, 2007, will appear in the 2007-2008 Annual Donor Report. IN MEMORIAM Robert F. Bailey, L’48, Phoenix, Ariz., January 26, 2007. William E. “Bill” Bradford, L’51, Wamego, Kan., May 3, 2007. Byron Brainerd, L’39, Bel Aire, Kan., December 30, 2006. Myron E. Click, L’56, Naples, Fla., April 22, 2007. Kent D. Coleman, L’82, Bothell, Wash., June 19, 2007. Steven K. Cox, L’84, Wichita, Kan., February 18, 2007. Robert A. Creighton, L’60, Atwood, Kan., April 5, 2007. Nicholas S. Daily, L’78, Wichita, Kan., December 11, 2006. Robert J. 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