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Faculty in the News 2018

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WDEL News Radio 101.7 FM and 1150 AM
Alan Garfield, interviewed on 08/17/18
Discussed legalities of non-dsclosure agreements (no link available)

Politico
John Culhane, wrote column on 08/16/18
The Cake Controversy That Just Won’t Go Away

Virginia Mercury
Rod Smolla, quoted on 08/10/18
Was last year’s rally in Charlottesville really protected speech? City may yet get an answer

CSPAN
Rodney Smolla, participated in First Amendment Panel Discussion on 08/08/18
Spoke on a panel on the limits of free speech, including whether the First Amendment protects so-called offensive or hate speech

The News Journal
Alan Garfield, wrote opinion column on 08/08/18
No, Jeff Sessions, there isn't a war on religion

Reuters
Lawrence Hamermesh, quoted on 07/30/18
CBS CEO Moonves survives board meeting amid misconduct probe

BNN Bloomberg
Jean Eggen, quoted 07/25/18
Bayer Essure Lawsuits Skyrocketed as FDA Pushed Stronger Warnings

Sheboygan Press
Lawrence Hamermesh, quoted on 07/23/18
Papa John’s can’t remove John Schnatter from board right away

Law360
Jean Eggen, quoted on 07/19/18
Asbestos Link In $4.7B J&J Verdict Adds Twist To Talc Suits

Bloomberg
Lawrence Hamermesh, quoted on 07/18/18
CBS Directors Had Prior Talks on Contesting Redstone Control

The Street
Jean Eggen, quoted on 07/17/18
J&J Vows to Fight Verdict Linking Baby Powder to Ovarian Cancer

Delaware Law Weekly
Lawrence Hamermesh, quoted on 07/15/18
Kavanaugh's Time as Stapleton Clerk Was First Step on Judicial Career Path (susbscription required)

The Green Podcast and WDDE 91.1 FM radio
Rod Smolla, interviewed on 07/13/18
Local legal expert says Pres. Trump’s nominee could case “tectonic shift” on Supreme Court

Bloomberg
Jean Eggen, quoted on 07/13/18
J&J’s $4.69 Billion Talc Verdict May Open Floodgates to Suits

WDEL 101.7 FM and 1150 AM
John Culhane, interviewed on 07/11/18
VIDEO | Law professor: Kavanaugh as SCOTUS nominee was 'safest bet,' will come under scrutiny

The News Journal
Alan Garfield, quoted on 07/11/18
With new SCOTUS nominee, what will happen to abortions in Delaware?

Politico
John Culhane, quoted on 07/09/18
Trump Picked Kavanaugh. How Will He Change the Supreme Court?

The News Journal
Romie Griesmer, quoted on 07/06/18
Supreme Court ruling on police use of cellphone data may derail Hockessin murder case

Bloomberg
Jean Eggen, quoted on 07/05/18
J&J Gets Two Talc Appeals Wins, but Broad Impact Questioned

The News Journal
Alan Garfield, wrote column on 07/03/18
The next Supreme Court justice should have an open mind like Kennedy's

The Daily Journal
John Culhane, interviewed on 06/29/18
The End of the Kennedy Court (audio)

Politico
John Culhane, quoted on 06/28/18
Did US Justice Anthony Kennedy just destroy his own legacy?

WDEL 101.7 FM and 1150 AM
Rod Smolla, interviewed on 06/27/18 (no link available)
Discussed retirement of U.S. Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy

Inside Higher Ed
Rod Smolla, quoted on 06/27/18
A More Nuanced View of Law on Campus Speech

The Chronicle of Higher Ed
Rod Smolla, quoted on 06/27/18
When Professors Stir Outrage, What’s a University to Do? (subscription required)

WDEL 101.7 FM and 1150 AM
Mary Brigid McManamon, interviewed on 06/26/18
UPDATE | Supreme Court upholds travel ban, Delaware reacts

WDEL 101.7 FM and 1150 AM
Mary Brigid McManamon, interviewed on 06/23/18
Why Gov. Carney was able to refuse sending the Delaware National Guard to help at the southern border?

Bloomberg Law
Larry Hamermesh, quoted on 06/25/18
Funds Prop Up Merger Price Case Filings Despite Risks

The News Journal
Alan Garfield, wrote opinion piece on 06/14/18
Trump's call for forced patriotic display by NFL players out of place in a free society

Philadelphia Inquirer
Judith Ritter, quoted on 06/12/18
Uber changes direction on drivers' criminal history

WDEL 101.7 FM and 1150 AM
Rod Smolla, interviewed on 06/09/18
Law school dean quells private school woes on Equal Rights Amendment

Slate
John Culhane, wrote column on 06/06/18
In an Often Hostile World, Children of Queer Parents Need Strong Family Narratives

Bloomberg
Jean Eggen, quoted on 06/06/18
J&J Faces High-Stakes Trial Over 22 Women's Talc Claims

Politico
John Culhane, wrote column on 06/04/18
The Supreme Court Punts on Cakes for Same-Sex Couples

Bloomberg
Jean Eggen, quoted on 06/01/18
Imerys Unit Settles Talc Claims for at Least $5 Million

Bloomberg
Larry Hamermesh, quoted on 05/29/18
Shari Redstone Says CBS Director Gifford Once Grabbed Her Face

Noted
John Culhane, quoted on 05/26/18
Stormy Daniels could sink Trump faster than Robert Mueller – here's why

Delaware Public Media
Ken Kristl, quoted on 05/22/18
Milton-area residents continue battle against wastewater recycling facility

MSNBC
John Culhane, interviewed on 05/19/18
Discussed article he wrote in Politico entitled “Why Donald Trump Should Fear Michael Avenatti More Than Robert Mueller” (no link available)

Politico
John Culhane, wrote opinion piece on 05/18/18
Why Trump Should Fear Michael Avenatti More Than Bob Mueller

Bloomberg
Lawrence Hamermesh, quoted on 05/17/18
CBS-Redstone Fight Isn't Over -- in Court or the Boardroom

Bloomberg
Lawrence Hamermesh, quoted on 05/15/18
Moonves Sets Stage for Final Showdown With Redstone Family

Delaware State News
Rod Smolla, quoted on 05/12/18
Democrats target Senate Minority Whip Lavelle over ERA vote

The Final Call
Judith Ritter, quoted on 05/10/18
Mumia Abu Jamal Relief Hearing Delayed—Again

The News Journal, Delaware State News
Rod Smolla, quoted on the defeat of Delaware ERA bill
Delaware ERA bill fails in state Senate (The News Journal on 05/10/18)
Equal Rights Amendment fails in Senate (Delaware State News on 05/10/18)

Delaware Public Media
John Culhane, quoted on 05/02/18
Overdoses rise over the weekend; Delaware's case against Big Pharma to remain in state court

Philadelphia Inquirer
Judith Ritter, quoted on 04/30/18
Mumia Abu-Jamal isn’t there, but he’s the focus inside and outside Philly courthouse

The Bradford Era and Community Media Group
Judith Ritter (quoted on the Bill Cosby verdict)
Law professor opines on Cosby sex assault conviction (The Bradford Era on 04/27/18)
Law prof opines on Cosby sex assault conviction (Community Media Group on 04/27/18)

Time and Yahoo! News Rod Smolla, quoted on Bill Cosby verdict
Bill Cosby Was Found Guilty of Assault. But His Legal Battle Is Just Beginning (Time on 04/27/18)
Bill Cosby Was Found Guilty of Assault. But His Legal Battle Is Just Beginning (Yahoo! News on 04/27/18)

Risk.net
Bruce Grohsgal, quoted on 04/11/18
Bridge to nowhere: gaps in Treasury G-Sib bankruptcy plan

CNN
Jean Eggen, quoted on 04/11/18
Does talcum powder cause cancer? A legal and scientific battle rages

Univali
Rodney Smolla, signed articulation agreement on 04/10/18
Univali Signs International Teacher Mobility Agreement with Delaware Law School

WDEL 101.7 FM and 1150 AM
John Culhane, interviewed regarding comments of retired Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens on the 2nd Amendment on 03/28/18
WDEL 101.7 FM (audio)

WDEL 101.7 FM and 1150 AM
Mary Ellen Maatman, interviewed on 03/28/18 regarding employment dispute that led to the firing of the principal of Padua Academy in Wilmington
WDEL 101.7 FM

Poughkeepsie Journal
Alan Garfield, quoted on 03/22/18
Stormy Daniels scandal reveals more about 'contracts of silence'

WDEL.com
Mary Ellen Maatman, quoted on 03/22/18
Law professor outlines 3 possible outcomes to Mann gender discrimination lawsuit

Bloomberg
Jean Eggen, quoted on 03/15/18
Senate Passes Bill Rolling Back Dodd-Frank Rules (Audio)

NBC News
Alan Garfield, wrote opinion piece on 03/09/18
Trump’s NDA with Stormy Daniels is about much more than infidelity. What else is he hiding?

Bloomberg
Lawrence Hamermesh, quoted on 03/09/18
Qualcomm’s Delayed Board Election Spurs Lawsuit

PBS Frontline
Alan Garfield, quoted on 03/02/18
What Happens If Someone Breaks a Non-Disclosure Agreement?

The News Journal
Romie Griesmer, quoted on 03/02/18
Joyner-Francis family 'cannot find peace or justice' in Delaware, spokeswoman says

Slate
John Culhane, wrote article on 03/01/18
Little Mirrors of Mortality

WDEL.com
Rod Smolla, quoted on 02/27/18
Students accuse Caesar Rodney School District of censoring on social media

Good Law Bad Law
Rod Smolla, interviewed on 02/23/18
Good Law | Bad Law #66 - Let them eat cake? The Supreme Court weighs free expression versus non discrimination W/ Rod Smolla (audio)

USA Today
John Culhane, quoted on 02/16/18
Florida shooting rampage sparks review of mental health restrictions on gun purchases

NPR
John Culhane, quoted on 2/15/18
Dover joins the ranks suing Big Pharma

Delaware Public Media
Ken Kristl, quoted on 02/02/18
Are we next? Delaware refinery workers worry after Philadelphia plant files for bankruptcy

Big Law Business
Lawrence Hamermesh, quoted on 01/31/18
Investor Appraisal Suits Face Rocky Future After Del. Rulings

Reading Eagle
Rod Smolla, quoted on 01/24/18
Does free speech need protecting on Pa. college campuses?

SCOTUSblog
Rod Smolla, wrote piece on 01/23/18
Symposium: Nothing undignified about political messaging — in America, we call that democracy

Philadelphia Business Journal
Rod Smolla, quoted on 01/22/18
Law schools considering familiar alternative to LSAT for admissions (subscription required)

VICE News
Jean Eggen, quoted on 01/11/18
The Next Millennial Trend Is Suing Big Oil for Destructive Climate Change

WHYY
Bruce Grohsgal, quoted on 01/10/18
Prominence of Delaware bankruptcy court threatened