College of Law Professor Gregory Germain Discusses Tax Implications in the LeClairRyan Bankruptcy Proceedings
In the in-depth Law360.com story, “Last Of LeClairRyan’s Partners Battle Opaque Tax Threat,” Professor Gregory Germain notes that the waiver of a bankruptcy claim based on an unpaid loan should be a concern because debt forgiveness is typically viewed as income for tax purposes.
College of Law faculty members provide insight into the leaked opinion showing Supreme Court justices are working on a decision to overturn Roe v. Wade. Each offer insight on what this means in the current political climate and how this decision could further impact existing laws that safeguard civil rights and laws.
Professor of Law Roy Gutterman L’00, director of Syracuse University’s Tully Center for Free Speech, recently discussed former Los Angeles Lakers player and executive Jerry West’s threatened defamation suit against HBO over his depiction in “Winning Time” series.
Professor Shubha Gosh provides commentary in this Fierce Electronics article on the abrupt shut-down of Insteon, a home automation system that enables lights and other electronically powered home devices.
The Global Accountability Project is hard at work documenting actions by Russian President Vladimir Putin and his military that could be evidence in a war crimes trial, highlighted in this radio interview and accompanying article by WAER.