Faculty Media Coverage

KU Law professors are frequently interviewed as subject matter experts for news stories. Catch up on recent faculty media coverage in our searchable archive on this page.

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Faculty Media Coverage Archive
Faculty NameArticle TitlePublish DatePublication
Lumen Mulligan, Sharon BrettViews from Kansas: Predicting Supreme Court’s attitude on COVID-19 mandates tricky business9/20/21Kansas Reflector
Alex PlattUnicorniphobia9/20/21The CLS Blue Sky Blog (Columbia Law School)
Virginia Harper HoTencent dominates digital donations in China. That’s the problem.9/15/21Protocol
Alice CraigKansas cold case task force lays groundwork for sharing DNA database hits9/15/21Kansas Reflector
Alex PlattBeyond “Market Transparency”: Investor Disclosure and Corporate Governance9/14/21Harvard Law School Forum on Corporate Governance
Alex PlattThe legal world needs to shed its 'unicorniphobia'9/11/21TechCrunch
Raj BhalaAmerica fires a warning shot on currency manipulation8/30/21BloombergQuint
Najarian PetersHomeschooling8/26/21New York Amsterdam News
Jean PhillipsCriminal justice panel explores racial dynamics of traffic stops, gang lists in Kansas8/23/21Kansas Reflector
Richard LevyProtecting adjudicators from political threats8/12/21The Regulatory Review
Raj BhalaVideo: Afghanistan Journey (Law Across The Sea)8/2/21Think Tech Hawaii
Richard LevyKansas governor requires masks for state employees7/28/21Kansas City Star
Raj BhalaWhat Afghanistan are we looking at over the next decade?7/28/21BloombergQuint
Kyle VelteFree exercise and LGBTQ discrimination: The race analogy in historical perspective7/26/21Berkley Forum: Berkley Center for Religion, Peace & World Affairs
Virginia Harper HoRegulating sustainability in corporate governance standards7/24/21The Regulatory Review
Raj BhalaVideo: Korean New Deal 2.0 – The Republic of Korea, a country that builds future7/21/21Arirang TV
Mark JohnsonControversial Kansas voting laws take effect — despite legal challenges. Here's what to know7/2/2021Topeka Capital-Journal
Raj BhalaChina in WTO at 20: Lessons for India and the world6/30/2021BloombergQuint
Kyle VelteConservatives want to ban transgender athletes from girls sports. Their evidence is shaky.6/30/2021USA Today
Shawn WattsRacial equity panel examines schools' use of American Indian mascots6/20/2021Kansas Reflector
Alex PlattNew SEC chairman is changing the regulator's approach6/5/2021Axios
Kyle VelteOp-Ed: Why President Biden should nominate the 'Black lesbian from Skokie' to the federal bench5/24/2021USA Today
Raj BhalaThe Disaster in India – shortage of medicines, vaccines and oxygen in the “pharmacy of the world”5/15/2021BNR News
Kyle VelteKU Law students honored with national award for pro bono work with trans, nonbinary individuals5/14/2021WIBW News
Raj BhalaWhy a peaceful Indo-Pacific needs a U.S.-Taiwan Trade Deal5/8/2021BloombergQuint
Uma OutkaSocial equity and sustainable energy intersect at UConn Law Conference4/22/2021Mirage News
Raj BhalaIndia must endorse regional trade agreements as international trade negotiations becoming dynamic: Experts4/12/2021Asianet News
Sarah DeerLeaders in the Field of Domestic Violence: Sarah Deer4/12/2021Red Lake Nation News
Kyle VeltePodcast: Do no harm... LGBTQ+ American conflict of rights4/9/2021Law According To A King
Raj BhalaKeynote address: Raj Bhala presents at international conference on Emerging Trends in International Trade Law 20214/9/2021School of Legal Studies CMR University
Raj BhalaProfessor Bhala speaks at conference on international trade law4/9/2021Times of India
Raj BhalaStudy argues the trade sanctions imposed in response to China’s alleged human rights abuses4/7/2021Mental Daily
Corey Rayburn YungEvaluating the 2022 U.S. News Law School Rankings on its own terms4/5/2021With Precedent
Mark JohnsonHaskell university leader accused of disregarding free speech rights. Faculty just gave him a no-confidence vote.4/3/2021Topeka Capital-Journal
Raj BhalaModi’s urgent agenda for India’s diplomats in America4/1/2021BloombergQuint
Mark JohnsonFree speech group says Haskell Indian Nations University is muzzling students and faculty3/31/2021KMUW - Wichita Public Radio
Corey Rayburn YungThey served their sentences. Now they want to know when they can go home.3/31/2021Reason
Lumen MulliganKnow Your Rights: How states can legalize weed when it's federally illegal3/31/2021KAKE
Michael HoeflichThis professor found new ways to connect with his students. He's asking why the Legislature is considering refunds.3/26/2021Topeka Capital-Journal
Virginia Harper HoUS SEC nixes bids by oil companies to omit climate resolutions3/22/2021IHS Markit
Raj BhalaVaccine protectionists versus vaccine free traders3/19/2021BloombergQuint
Raj BhalaBiden White House defends Trump China tariffs in legal showdown3/15/2021Bloomberg Law
Kyle VelteVelte to present at Arkansas Law LGBTQ Colloquium3/12/2021University of Arkansas School of Law
Kyle VeltePolitical dispute over transgender rights focuses on youth sports3/11/2021NPR
Stephen WareLaw.com Litigation Trendspotter: One year into the pandemic, business interruption plaintiffs notch a win, but consumers' COVID claims fail3/11/2021Law.com
Raj BhalaThree areas for Modi and Biden to get working on right away3/9/2021BloombergQuint
Alex PlattAuthor’s Response, by Alexander I. Platt3/8/2021Yale Journal on Regulation
Stephen WareJudges aren't sold on COVID-19 refund cases, bumping most to arbitration3/8/2021Law.com
Virginia Harper HoGoldman Sachs Group Inc. v. Arkansas Teacher Retirement System3/3/2021Oyez
Alex PlattIs administrative summary judgment unlawful?: Policy and implications by Alexander I. Platt3/1/2021Yale Journal on Regulation
Alex PlattIs administrative summary judgment unlawful?: The legal argument by Alexander I. Platt2/28/2021Yale Journal on Regulation
Kyle VelteKansas transgender sports bill: Epitome of fair play? Or, brazenly unconstitutional?2/23/2021Kansas Reflector
Richard LevyBiden has the power to restore good governance2/20/2021The Hill
Mark JohnsonKansas officials rack up $4M bill in defense of Kris Kobach’s baseless voter fraud law2/20/2021Kansas City Star
Najarian PetersJones Day, Goodwin Breach highlights need for vendor vetting2/18/2021Bloomberg Law
Raj BhalaCan Africa’s first WTO chief help her own continent or avert US-China cold war?2/14/2021South China Morning Post
Raj BhalaBudget 2021: An import substitution relapse?2/10/2021BloombergQuint
Alex PlattSchwab forms new regulatory group as SEC turns over1/22/2021Law360
Michael HoeflichWhy Joe Biden reminds me of another leader known as ‘Mr. Kansas Republican’1/17/2021Kansas Reflector
Andrew W. TorranceFree (Steamboat) Willie: How Walt Disney’s original mouse could be entering the public domain1/14/2021Flatland
Raj BhalaWhy Raisina Hill and India Inc. need to study the Brexit Deal.1/12/2021BloombergQuint
Richard LevyKansas House Dems move to oust member over issues with women1/12/2021Associated Press
Alice CraigKansas inmates will get the COVID-19 vaccine before most of the public. Here’s why.1/11/2021Kansas City Star
Raj BhalaChina to gain as trade pact ripples across post-COVID world1/5/2021Nikkei Asia
Alex PlattThe non-revolving door between the SEC and the plaintiffs’ bar1/4/2021ProMarket
Jan SheldonKU professor retires after decades of helping young people stay in school, advocating for people with disabilities1/4/2021Lawrence Journal-World
Raj BhalaThe (un)making of a ‘model minority’1/4/2021New York Public Radio
Michael HoeflichWhat COVID-19 has taught Kansans about the power of legal rules and normative rules12/24/2020Kansas Reflector
Richard LevyDoes Kansas owe businesses for mandating they close? A new lawsuit says yes.12/13/2020Topeka Capital-Journal
Alex PlattAccidents happen in economic firefighting. That’s why we need accountability.12/9/2020Barron's
Alice CraigFloyd Bledsoe shares what life is like 5 years after exoneration; he’s still pushing for accountability for his wrongful murder conviction12/6/2020Lawrence Journal-World
Richard LevyNo COVID-19 shot, no service? A look at the legality of businesses requiring vaccine mandates12/6/202041 Action News
Richard LevyPodcast: The Supreme Court and Politics12/5/2020Lawrence Talks
Raj BhalaSix steps to resolve the U.S.-China trade war12/2/2020BloombergQuint
Melanie DailyIn Kansas, kids who face criminal charges aren't getting the defense they need, report says12/2/2020KCUR
Alex PlattSEC 13F threshold proposal may be down but not yet dead11/18/2020Finextra
Raj BhalaRCEP to bring significant benefits to members, say experts11/17/2020Xinhua
Kyle VelteReclaiming the race analogy in Fulton v. City of Philadelphia11/13/2020Balkinization Blog
Virginia Harper HoWhat's happening to democracy in Hong Kong?11/13/2020Dole Institute of Politics
Lumen MulliganQuestioning the need for qualified immunity11/9/2020KCUR
Richard LevyKansas Democrat who admitted to revenge porn wins state House seat11/8/2020New York Times
Raj BhalaThe U.S. In 2020: E Pluribus Multis11/6/2020BloombergQuint
Alex PlattBeyond 'Going Dark:' The SEC’s 13F Proposal and Hedge Fund Activism11/4/2020The CLS Blue Sky Blog
Alex PlattWhy the SEC may have scrapped its controversial 13F proposal10/30/2020Institutional Investor
Mark JohnsonYoung Kansans could prove to be a powerful voting bloc on Election Day10/26/2020Shawnee Mission Post
Raj BhalaHow India should deal with Biden and Harris10/9/2020BloombergQuint
Kyle VelteTransgender athlete fight to heat up as legislatures return10/7/2020Bloomberg Law
Sharon BrettThe Obama Justice Department had a plan to hold police accountable for abuses. The Trump DOJ has undermined it.9/29/2020ProPublica
Alex PlattImpact Of SEC’s 13F Change Murky9/28/2020ETF.com
Laura Hines'That could be me': Women in KU School of Law reflect on Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s legacy9/28/2020University Daily Kansan
Najarian PetersBerkman Klein Center announces 2020-21 community9/24/2020Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Security at Harvard University
Najarian PetersThe Right to Be and Become: Black Home Educators as Child Privacy Protectors9/24/2020Michigan Journal of Race & Law
Alex PlattEvidence of a "Non-Revolving" Door9/24/2020Empirical Legal Studies
Raj BhalaVideo: South Korea’s future amid the heightening U.S.-China trade dispute9/23/2020Arirang TV
Raj BhalaManaged trade now heavily used tool9/22/2020Hutch Post
Raj BhalaChinese actions around pandemic undermine trust between Brussels and Beijing9/19/2020Bulgarian National Radio
Raj BhalaBiden’s trade goals in a Trump-altered world: Peace and sustainability9/12/2020BloombergQuint
Alex PlattLegal Questions Circle SEC’s 13F Plan9/10/2020ETF.com
Alex PlattPlatt on the Lawfulness of Administrative Summary Judgment9/9/2020Legal Theory Blog
Raj BhalaBiden’s trade tools in a Trump-altered world: Consensus and integrity9/7/2020BloombergQuint
Quinton LucasMoving from punishment to rehabilitation trickles down to save our community9/4/2020The Pitch
Christopher Drahozal and Laura HinesWebinar: Class actions and arbitration8/25/2020Brazilian Center of Mediation and Arbitration
Raj BhalaIndia at 73 needs a new trade legacy: Aggressive regionalism8/14/2020BloombergQuint
Kyle VeltePodcast: LGBTQ rights won’t lead to frivolous lawsuits8/12/2020When Experts Attack! Podcast
Meredith SchnugKU Law connecting students with nonprofits and government agencies8/7/2020National Jurist
Raj BhalaU.S.-China tensions escalate with closure of consulates7/29/2020Arirang TV
Kyle VelteNew sex-and-age bias ruling signals reach of LGBT worker case7/27/2020Bloomberg Law
Lumen MulliganPodcast: NEPA, cashless society and qualified immunity7/22/2020BYURadio / Top Mind with Julie Rose
Quinton LucasKansas activist, attorneys say police reform needs transparency7/21/2020Kansas Reflector
Sarah DeerKU professor says Washington NFL team name change ‘long-overdue, welcome’7/18/2020WIBW News
Richard LevyEl Pomar Foundation paid Transit Mix $15 million after private meeting over quarry came to light7/17/2020Colorado Springs Indy
Alex PlattThe SEC’s proposal to raise the § 13(f) reporting threshold rests on a misinterpretation of the provision’s legislative history7/16/2020Yale Journal on Regulation
Raj BhalaChina remains in World Trade Organization, despite Trump’s vow for removal7/15/2020PolitiFact
Raj BhalaWill an African candidate be China’s choice for WTO chief?7/14/2020South China Morning Post
Virginia Harper HoInvestors, lawmakers say HR data should be public7/10/2020TechTarget
Stephen WareDebate on masks, freedom7/3/2020Topeka Capital-Journal
Meredith SchnugManhattan woman appointed to Kansas Continuing Legal Education Board7/2/2020WIBW


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