Spotlight: Jared Prado

For five semesters, Jared Prado was a full-time cop, part-time law student.

Activities and Scholarship

In April, Thomas Mitchell testified before the South Carolina House Judiciary Committee's Subcommittee on Special Laws in support of the Uniform Partition of Heirs Property Act. The subcommittee voted unanimously in support of the act. Final approval is pending.

David Schwartz presented "Misreading McCulloch v. Maryland" at NYU Law School in April. His talk was part of the school's Colloquium on Legal & Constitutional History.

Shubha Ghosh's article, "Kimble v. Marvel: Exorcising the Spirit of Justice Douglas," was posted on the PatentlyO blog in April. The article examines oral arguments before a U.S. Supreme Court case involving patent licensing, misuse, preemption, and Spider-Man.

Sumudu Atapattu and Heinz Klug each authored chapters in the book, “Closing the Rights Gap: From Human Rights to Social Transformation,” edited by LaDawn Haglund and Robin Stryker for University of California Press (2005). Atapattu contributed “The Role of Human Rights Law in Protecting Environmental Rights in South Asia.” Klug's chapter is titled “Achieving Rights to Land, Water, and Health in Post-Apartheid South Africa.”