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Tag: New York Times

New York Times offers praise for UT Law Professor’s book

Posted August 1, 2017

UT Law Professor Benjamin Barton’s book “Rebooting Justice: More Technology, Fewer Lawyers and The Future of Law” has earned high praise in a New York Times book review. In the book Barton co-authored with Stephanos Bibas, the two argue that the legal system is too complex and legal advice is too expensive. The answer, they […] Read more

Heminway speaks with New York Times about crowdfunded start-ups and fraud

Posted January 25, 2017

Joan Heminway was recently interviewed by The New York Times about securities crowdfunding and related regulatory compliance issues. She has been working on a survey of compliance in the industry with CrowdCheck, a due diligence provider that helps firms generate accurate disclosures and helps investors evaluate funding opportunities to avoid becoming victims of fraud. Read more

Faculty discuss Justice Scalia, Supreme Court with New York Times

Posted February 16, 2016

Following the death of Justice Antonin Scalia, Alex Long, Associate Dean for Academic Affairs and Professor of Law, and Benjamin Barton, Helen and Charles Lockett Distinguished Professor of Law and Fulbright Scholar, both spoke with the media regarding the justice’s legacy and his eventual replacement on the bench. In an interview with The New York Times, Long discussed the use of musical […] Read more