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Scholarship 2016-18

Faculty articles and presentations contributing to legal scholarship.

Bastress, Robert Milton


Presentations

Bastress, R. M., "Loving v. Virginia," WVU BLSA, Morgantown, WV. (February 21, 2017).

Bastress, R. M., WV Employment Lawyers Annual Conference, "Update on Employment Law," WVELA, Shepherdstown, WV. (October 7, 2016).

Bastress, R. M., Update on the Law, "Update on Employment Law," WVCLE, Morgantown, WV. (September 30, 2016).

Beety, Valena Elizabeth


Publications, Research, and Intellectual Contributions

Beety, V. E., Oliva, J. (in press). Discovering Forensic Fraud. NORTHWESTERN L. REV. ONLINE.

Beety, V. E. (2017). Will the Federal Government Enforce the Fourteenth Amendment?. ABA Insights on Law & Society Magazine (Spring 2017).

Beety, V. E. (2017). Changing the Culture of Disclosure and Forensics. 73 WASH. & LEE L. REV. ONLINE 580 (2017). http://scholarlycommons.law.wlu.edu/wlulr-online/vol73/iss2/3/

Beety, V. E. (2017). Race to Death: A Critical Look at the Death Penalty as Arkansas Executes Eight. online: JURIST. http://www.jurist.org/forum/2017/03/Valena-Beety-death-penalty.php

Beety, V. E., Findley, K., Kaplan, A., Jordan, G. (2016). Contemporary Perspectives on Wrongful Conviction: An Introduction to the 2016 Innocence Network Conference, San Antonio. 45 HOFSTRA L. REV. 2 (2016)(symposium).

Beety, V. E. (2016). Introduction to the West Virginia Law Review Flawed Forensics and Innocence Symposium. 119 W. VA. L. REV. 101 (2016)(symposium).

Beety, V. E. (2016). Voices on Innocence. 68 FLA. L. REV. 1570 (2016) (co-authors Lucian Dervan, Richard Leo, Meghan Ryan, Gregory Gilchrist, William Berry)..

Presentations

Beety, V. E., Oliva, J. (Coordinator/Organizer), Forensic Science Error Management International Forensics Symposium, "Legal Disclosure and Discovery of Forensic Evidence: Comparing Civil and Criminal Procedure," National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, Maryland, USA. (July 27, 2017).

Beety, V. E., CrimFest and AALS Mid-Year Meeting of Criminal Justice Section, "Death Investigations," AALS, Washington, DC. (June 12, 2017).

Beety, V. E., AALS Conference on Clinical Legal Education, "The Role of Clinics in Pursuing Systemic Criminal Justice Reform," AALS, Denver, Colorado, USA. (May 8, 2017).

Beety, V. E., Innocence Network Conference, "Innocence Scholarship," Innocence Network, San Diego, California. (March 24, 2017).

Beety, V. E., Cheng, E. (Coordinator/Organizer), Leo, R. (Panelist), Association of American Law Schools Annual Conference, "False Confessions in Context," Association of American Law Schools, San Francisco, CA, USA. (January 7, 2017).

Beety, V. E., Oliva, J. (Presenter), Baskaran, P. (Presenter), New England Clinical Conference, "Developing a Cross-Clinical, Interdisciplinary, Holistic Legal Services Initiative Aimed at Eliminating Re-Entry Barriers for West Virginia Ex-Offenders, presentation at New England Clinical Conference," Boston University School of Law, Boston, MA, USA. (October 21, 2016).

Blake, Valarie K


Publications, Research, and Intellectual Contributions

Blake, V. K. (2017). Restoring Civil Rights to the Disabled in Health Insurance (vol. 96). Nebraska L. Rev..

Blake, V. K. (2016). An Opening for Civil Rights in Health Insurance After the Affordable Care Act (vol. 36, pp. 235). BCJL & Soc. Just..

Blake, V. K. (2016). Civil Rights as Treatment for Health Insurance Discrimination. Wis. L. Rev. Forward(online).

Presentations

Blake, V. K., Meeting of the Minds Workshop, "Poverty as a Driver of Health Disparities in West Virginia," West Virginia Health Disparities Initiative, Morgantown, WV. (2017).

Blake, V. K., Works-in-Progress for New Law School Teachers, "Remedying Stigma-Driven Health Disparities in Sexual Minorities," AALS, San Francisco, California. (2017).

Blake, V. K., Ethics of Uterus Transplant, "Uterus Transplantation: Should Social Programs Finance Reproductive Transplants?," King's College/ University of Lancaster, Lancaster, UK. (2016).

Blake, V. K., "Health Law and Disability Law Panel," SEALS, Florida. (August 2016).

Blake, V. K., Annual Health Law Professors Conference, "Restoring Civil Rights to the Disabled in Health Insurance," American Society Law Medicine & Ethics, Boston, MA. (June 2016).

Blake, V. K., "On Taxpayers and Wombs: Should Social Medicine Fund Uterus Transplant?,," University of Houston School of Law, Houston, TX. (April 2016).

Bowman, Gregory W.

Presentations

Bowman, G. W., ASSOCIATION OF AMERICAN LAW SCHOOLS ANNUAL MEETING, "Structural and Procedural Hurdles to Justice Affecting Minorities, Section on Minority Groups." (January 2018).

Bowman, G. W., "Report of the Judicial Compensation Commission," WV Legislature’s Joint Government Accountability. (January 8, 2018).

Bowman, G. W., SOUTHEASTERN ASSOCIATION OF LAW SCHOOLS ANNUAL MEETING, "Deans Workshop." (August 2017).

Bowman, G. W., ASSOCIATION OF AMERICAN LAW SCHOOLS ANNUAL MEETING, "Law School CLE: Mission Critical Education for the Profession that Promotes Development, Admissions, Career Services, and Student Enrichment." (January 2017).

Bowman, G. W., HARRISON COUNTY (WV) BAR ASSOCIATION, "The Role of WVU’s Law Clinics in Legal Education." (September 2016).

Bowman, G. W., WEST VIRGINIA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE ANNUAL SUMMIT, "Intellectual Property and Innovation:  Putting WV to Work." (September 2016).

Bowman, G. W., SOUTHEASTERN ASSOCIATION OF LAW SCHOOLS ANNUAL MEETING, "A Successful Team:  Deans and Associate Deans." (August 2016).

Bowman, G. W., WEST VIRGINIA BAR ASSOCIATION ANNUAL MEETING, "National Security, Technology and Liberty:  Implications for Practice and American Society." (August 2016).

Bowman, G. W., AMERICAN BAR ASSOCIATION, 2016 NEW DEANS’ SEMINAR, "A One-Year Retrospective by New Deans," Chicago, Illinois. (June 2016).

Bowman, G. W., U.S. DISTRICT COURT FOR THE NORTHERN DISTRICT OF WEST VIRGINIA, "Naturalization Ceremony." (May 2016).

Bowman, G. W., EUROPEAN LAW FACULTIES ASSOCIATION, ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING, "Cuba and the US: Implications of a Changed Relationship," Groningen, the Netherlands. (April 2016)

Cardi, Vincent P.


Publications, Research, and Intellectual Contributions

Cardi, V. P. (in press). Five Decades of Article 9 in West Virginia. West Virginia Law Review.

DiSalvo, Charles R.


Publications, Research, and Intellectual Contributions

DiSalvo, C. (2016). The South African Gandhi: Stretcher-Bearer of Empire (4th ed., vol. 68, pp. 672-674). Morgantown: South African Historical Journal. http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/pdf/10.1080/02582473.2016.1228083?needAccess=true

Presentations

DiSalvo, C. (Presenter), Unitarian Universalist Morgantown Chapter., "Mr. Gandhi and Mr. Trump," Unitarian Universalist Morgantown Chapter., Morgantown. (April 2, 2017).

DiSalvo, C. (Presenter), 10th Annual Gandhi Day, "The Transformation of Mohandas Gandhi," Hindu Religious and Cultural Center, Morgantown. (October 2016).

Fershee, Joshua Paul


Publications, Research, and Intellectual Contributions

Fershee, J. P. (2018). Social Enterprise Laws and Director Primacy’s Demise: Risks to Governance and Growth. New York, NY: The CLS Blue Sky Blog: Columbia Law School's Blog on Corporations and the Capital Markets. http://clsbluesky.law.columbia.edu/2018/03/22/social-enterprise-laws-and-director-primacys-demise-risks-to-governance-and-growth/

Fershee, J. P. (2018). The End of Responsible Growth and Governance?: The Risks Posed by Social Enterprise Enabling Statutes and the Demise of Director Primacy (1st ed., vol. 19, pp. 361-90). Knoxville, TN: Transactions, The Tennessee Journal of Business Law.

Fershee, J. P., Fleming, R. (in press). Hydrogen in the US and the EU – The Examples of Vehicle Use and Power to Gas. Academic Advisory Group—2018 Energy Innovation Book. Oxford, U.K.: Oxford University Press.

Fershee, J. P., Stein, A. L. (in press). Light Duty Vehicles: Electric, Hybrid, Hydrogen and Internal Combustion Vehicles. Legal Pathways to Deep Decarbonization. Washington, DC: Environmental Law Institute.

Shay, S. A. (2017). Horizontal Drilling, Vertical Problems: Property Law Challenges from the Marcellus Shale Boom. John Marshall Law Review, 49(2).

Fershee, J. P. (2016). Natural Gas is Changing the Clean Energy Game, But the Game is Not Over. Florida Law Review Forum, 67(220).

Fershee, J. P. (2016). Is Entity Type Material? LLC & Partnership Rep..

Fershee, J. P. (in press). Public Utilities and Their Regulation. The SAGE Encyclopedia of Business Ethics and Society: 2nd edition (2nd ed.). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Reference.

Presentations

Fershee, J. P., Energy, Environment, and the Economy, "Assessing Natural Gas Impacts on Energy Markets," Ohio State Business Law Journal, Columbus, OH. (April 20, 2018).

Fershee, J. P., International Forum on Unconventional Gas Sustainability and the Environment (INFUSE): Ukraine, "Mineral Rights, Regulatory Oversight, and Opportunities in a New Energy Landscape: Preparing for International Shale Development," U.S. State Department’s Bureau of Energy Resources & WVU Energy Institute, Morgantown, WV. (April 16, 2018).

Fershee, J. P., Mon River Colloqium, "The End of Responsible Growth and Governance?: The Risks Posed by Social Enterprise Enabling Statutes and the Demise of Director Primacy," Duquesne University School of Law, Pittsburgh, PA. (March 23, 2018).

Fershee, J. P., AALS Annual Meeting, "Green Economy and Principles of Sustainability," Association of American Law Schools, San Diego, CA, USA. (January 6, 2018).

Fershee, J. P., AALS Annual Meeting, "The Role of Shareholder Proposals in Corporate Governance," Association of American Law Schools, San Diego, CA, USA. (January 6, 2018).

Fershee, J. P., International Forum on Unconventional Gas Sustainability and the Environment (INFUSE): Brazil, "Mineral Rights, Regulatory Oversight, and Opportunities in a New Energy Landscape: Preparing for International Shale Development," U.S. State Department’s Bureau of Energy Resources & WVU Energy Institute, Morgantown, WV. (November 8, 2017).

Fershee, J. P., LLC Institute, "You Can’t Pierce the Corporate Veil of an LLC: Because It Doesn’t Have One," American Bar Association, Arlington, DC. (November 2, 2017).

Fershee, J. P., CLE Symposium: Business Law: Connecting the Threads, "The End of Responsible Growth and Governance?: The Risks Posed by Social Enterprise Enabling Statutes and the Demise of Director Primacy," Transactions, The Tennessee Journal of Business Law & University of Tennessee College of Law, Knoxville, TN. (September 16, 2017).

Fershee, J. P., SEALS Annual Meeting, "Business Law: Corporate and Financial Reform in the Trump Administration," Southeastern Association of Law Schools (SEALS), Boca Raton, FL. (August 6, 2017).

Fershee, J. P., SEALS Annual Meeting, "Discussion Group: Sustainability Cross-Disciplinarity: Collaborating Across Colleges and Campuses," Southeastern Association of Law Schools (SEALS), Boca Raton, FL. (August 4, 2017).

Fershee, J. P., SEALS Annual Meeting, "Environmental Law: Environmental Protection and the Green Economy," Southeastern Association of Law Schools (SEALS), Boca Raton, FL. (August 3, 2017).

Fershee, J. P., Energy Impacts Symposium, "Early Career Strategies and Social Science in the Public Interest," Energy Impacts Research Coordination Network, Columbus, OH. (July 27, 2017).

Fershee, J. P., Energy Impacts Symposium, "Community Planning and the North Dakota Sovereign Wealth Fund," Energy Impacts Research Coordination Network, Columbus, OH. (July 26, 2017).

Fershee, J. P., PSU JLIA 2017 Symposium:  Environmental Justice in an Uncertain Federal Climate, "Mineral Rights and Regulatory Oversight in a New Energy Landscape: Preparing for International Shale Development," Penn State Journal of Law and International Affairs, State College, PA. (April 14, 2017).

Fershee, J. P., Energy Week Law and Policy Forum: Decarbonization of Electric Generation Panel, "Natural Gas and Renewables in Decarbonizing the Grid," Carnegie Mellon University, WVU Law, and Pitt Law, Pittsburgh, PA. (March 31, 2017).

Fershee, J. P., WVU Shale Gas Network Forum, "Natural Gas for Clean Electricity Generation and Transportation," West Virginia University Shale Gas Network, Morgantown, WV. (March 22, 2017).

Fershee, J. P., Power Shift: Regulating the Evolving Electricity Sector, "Workshop Participant," Duke/Harvard/U. of North Carolina, Washington, DC. (February 12, 2017).

Fershee, J. P., International Forum on Unconventional Gas Sustainability and the Environment (INFUSE): South Africa, "Mineral Rights, Regulatory Oversight, and Opportunities in a New Energy Landscape: Preparing for International Shale Development," U.S. State Department’s Bureau of Energy Resources & WVU Energy Institute, Morgantown, WV. (November 16, 2016).

Fershee, J. P., Natural Gas Utilization Workshop: Overcoming Hurdles of Technology Implementation, "Solving Challenges from the Policy and Market Perspectives, Speaker: “A Natural (Gas) Evolution: Law and Policy Challenges and Opportunities in the Shale Gas Era”," American Institute of Chemical Engineers, Center for Technology Initiatives, Morgatown, WV. (November 2, 2016).

Fershee, J. P., 2016 Governor's Energy Summit: Tackling America’s Energy Challenges, "Assessing and Comparing Alternatives in Determining Energy Law and Policy for the Electricity Sector," West Virginia Division of Energy, Roanoke, WV. (October 6, 2016).

Fershee, J. P., Energy and Environment Leadership Workshop, "Workshop Participant," Ohio State University Subsurface Energy Resource Center (SERC), Columbus, OH. (September 7, 2016).

Fershee, J. P., SEALS Annual Meeting, "Business Law: Discussion Group, Perspectives on the Future of White-Collar Crime," Southeastern Association of Law Schools (SEALS), Amelia Island, FL. (August 2016).

Fershee, J. P., SEALS Annual Meeting, "Business Law: Discussion Group, Sustainability and Sustainable Business," Southeastern Association of Law Schools (SEALS), Amelia Island, FL. (August 2016).

Fershee, J. P., SEALS Annual Meeting, "Legal Education: Law School Specialization and Certification Programs," Southeastern Association of Law Schools (SEALS), Amelia Island, FL. (August 2016).

Fershee, J. P., International Forum on Unconventional Gas Sustainability and the Environment (INFUSE): Lithuania, "Mineral Rights, Regulatory Oversight, and Opportunities in a New Energy Landscape: Preparing for International Shale Development," U.S. State Department’s Bureau of Energy Resources & WVU Energy Institute, Morgantown, WV. (June 29, 2016).

Fershee, J. P., International Forum on Unconventional Gas Sustainability and the Environment (INFUSE): Morocco, "Mineral Rights, Regulatory Oversight, and Opportunities in a New Energy Landscape: Preparing for International Shale Development," U.S. State Department’s Bureau of Energy Resources & WVU Energy Institute, Morgantown, WV. (June 10, 2016).

Fershee, J. P., International Forum on Unconventional Gas Sustainability and the Environment (INFUSE): Colombia, "Mineral Rights, Regulatory Oversight, and Opportunities in a New Energy Landscape: Preparing for International Shale Development," U.S. State Department’s Bureau of Energy Resources & WVU Energy Institute, Morgantown, WV. (April 16, 2016).

Fershee, Kendra Jean Huard


Publications, Research, and Intellectual Contributions

Fershee, K. J. H. (2016). Family Law Quarterly. Entire issue on which I serve as Editor in Chief (3rd ed., vol. 50, pp. 363-500). American Bar Association Family Law Section.

(2016). In K. J. H. Fershee (Ed.), Family Law Quarterly (2nd ed., vol. 50, pp. 213-361). American Bar Association Family Law Section.

Presentations

Fershee, K. J. H., WV Continuing Legal Education, "Family Law Hot Topics," WVU College of Law Continuing Legal Education, WVU College of Law. (September 2016).

Fershee, K. J. H., WV Continuing Legal Education, "Family Law Hot Topics," WVU College of Law Continuing Legal Education, Charleston, WV. (March 2016).

Friedberg, James J.


Presentations

Friedberg, J. J., "Introduction to Human Rights Lecturer." (April 2017).

Friedberg, J. J., "Human Trafficking," WWVU student radio, Morgantown WV. (October 2016).

Hardesty, David C.


Publications, Research, and Intellectual Contributions

Hardesty, D. C. (2017). Law STudents as Future Leaders:  Using Neutral Facilitation Techniques  to Teach Leadership Skills. WV Law Review on Line(120), 100.

Hardesty, D. C. (2016). Bill Drafting in West Virginia. WV Law Review on Line(118), 68.

Haught, Jessica A


Presentations

Haught, J. A., Directing Traffic at the Intersection of Legal Research and Legal Writing: Teaching Analysis, "Merging Best Practices of Legal Writing and Legal Research Instruction to Maximize Analytical Skill Development: A Case Study," Legal Writing Institute, Charleston, SC USA. (December 1, 2017).

Haught, J. A. (Presenter), Podvia, M. W. (Presenter), Stump, N. F. (Presenter), "Law Library Update," Morgantown, WV USa. (October 12, 2017).

Haught, J. A., Trends in the Profession, ""Do You Still Write the Right Way: New Tips for Faster and Better Briefs"," WVU CLE, Morgantown, WV 26508. (September 15, 2017).

Lofaso, Anne Marie

Publications, Research, and Intellectual Contributions

Lofaso, A. M. (2017). Groomed for Exploitation! How Applying the Statutory Definition of Employee To Cover Division IA College Football Players Disrupts The Student-Athlete Myth. No (3rd ed., vol. 119, pp. 958-977). Morgantown, WV: 119 West Virginia Law Review 958 (2017).

Lofaso, A. M. (2016). When Do College Athletes Become University Employees? The Case of Division IA College Football. WHO IS AN EMPLOYEE AND WHO IS THE EMPLOYER: PROCEEDINGS OF THE NEW YORK UNIVERSITY 68TH ANNUAL CONFERENCE ON LABOR (LexisNexis 2016) (vol. 68, pp. 197-229). New York, NY: Lexis/Nexis Publishing/Matthew Bender.

Martin, Jena Tonice


Publications, Research, and Intellectual Contributions

Martin, J. T. (2018). Hiding in the Light: The Misuse of Disclosure to Advance a Business and Human Rights Agenda (2nd ed., vol. 56). New York City, NY: Columbia University Journal for Transnational Law. http://jtl.columbia.edu/

Martin, J. T., Powell, K. J. (in press). Parallel Worlds: Comparing Rural Development to Development in Global Communities. Morgantown WV: West Virginia University.

Martin, J. T., K. K. (2017). When the Levees Break: Re-visioning Regulating Financial Markets. Lamham, Maryland: Lexington Books. https://revisioninginvesting.com

(2016). In J. T. Martin & K. Bravo (Eds.), The Business and Human Rights Landscape: Moving Forward, Looking Back. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Maxwell, Lynne F.

Publications, Research, and Intellectual Contributions

Maxwell, L. F. (2016). the Emperor's New Law Library: The Decline and Fall of Academic Law Libraries or a New Chapter (vol. 44, pp. 46--72). Rutgers Law Record. lawrecord.com

Oliva, Jennifer Danella


Contracts, Fellowships, and Selected Grants

Oliva, J. D. (Principal), "Veterans Consortium Pro Bono Program Subgrant - 2016," Sponsored by Veterans Consortium Pro Bono Program, Federal, $10,000.00. (September 2016 - September 2017).

Publications, Research, and Intellectual Contributions

Oliva, J. D., Beety, V. E. (in press). Evidence on Fire (vol. 97). Chapel Hill, North Carolina: North Carolina Law Review.

Oliva, J. D., Beety, V. E. (2017). Discovering Forensic Fraud (1st ed., vol. 112, pp. 121-138). Chicago, Illinois: Northwestern Law Review Online. https://scholarlycommons.law.northwestern.edu/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?referer=https://www.google.com/&httpsredir=1&article=1249&context=nulr_online

Oliva, J. D. (in press). Son of Sam, Service-Connected Entitlements, and Disabled Veteran Prisoners (vol. 25). Fairfax, Virginia: George Mason Law Review.

Oliva, J. D. (2017). U.S. Senate Unveils Health Care Bill Designed to Dismantle the ACA. Oxford, England, United Kingdom: Oxford Human Rights Hub. http://ohrh.law.ox.ac.uk/u-s-senate-unveils-health-care-bill-designed-to-dismantle-the-aca/

Oliva, J. D. (2017). How an ACA Repeal Would Devastate Appalachia. Access, Affordability, and the American Health Reform Dilemma. Oxford, England: Oxford Human Rights Hub. http://ohrh.law.ox.ac.uk/access-affordability-and-the-american-health-reform-dilemma-part-iii-how-an-aca-repeal-would-devastate-appalachia/

Oliva, J. D. (2017). ApACAlypse: How Repeal of the ACA Would Devastate West Virginia. Morgantown, WV: West Virginia University College of Law Law Clinic Blog. http://lawclinicblog.wvu.edu/home/2017/01/14/apacalypse-how-repeal-of-the-aca-would-devastate-west-virginia

Oliva, J. D., Beety, V. E. (2016). Developing a Cross-Clinical Re-Entry Project (2nd ed., vol. 24, pp. 7-8). Clinical Legal Education Association Newsletter. http://cleaweb.org/resources/Pictures/CLEANewsletter%20Winter%2016%20(FINAL).pdf

Oliva, J. D. (2016). Justice Scalia’s Repudiation of Women’s Health and Reproductive Rights. Oxford, England: Oxford Human Rights Hub. http://ohrh.law.ox.ac.uk/justice-scalias-repudiation-of-womens-health-and-reproductive-rights/

Presentations

Oliva, J. D. (Panelist), 41st ASLME Health Law Professors Conference, "A Critical Examination of the Legal and Public Policy Responses to the Opioid Crisis," ASLME & Case Western University School of Law, Cleveland, Ohio, USA. (June 8, 2018).

Oliva, J. D. (Author & Presenter), 41st ASLME Health Law Professors Conference, "Waging Class Warfare: The Social Determinants of Veteran Diseases of Despair," ASLME & Case Western University College of Law, Cleveland, Ohio, USA. (June 8, 2018).

Oliva, J. D. (Author & Presenter), Beety, V. E. (Author & Presenter), University of Washington School of Law Shefelman Faculty Workshop,, "Evidence on Fire," University of Washington School of Law, Seattle, Washington, USA. (May 17, 2018).

Oliva, J. D. (Presenter), West Virginia University School of Medicine, "Medical Malpractice: A Primer for West Virginia Forensic Pathology Residents," West Virginia University School of Medicine, Morgantown, West Virginia, USA. (March 8, 2018).

Oliva, J. D. (Panelist), West Virginia Law Review 2018 Appalachian Justice Symposium, "Appalachian Healthcare: Barriers and the Government Programs that Address Them," West Virginia Law Review, Morgantown, West Virginia, USA. (February 24, 2018).

Oliva, J. D. (Moderator), West Virginia Law Review 2018 Appalachian Justice Symposium, "LBGTQ+ Appalachians," West Virginia Law Review, Morgantown, West Virginia, USA. (February 23, 2018).

Oliva, J. D. (Moderator), West Virginia Law Review 2018 Appalachian Justice Symposium, "Rural Veterans: Civil Legal Challenges & Discharge Upgrades," West Virginia Law Review, Morgantown, West Virginia, USA. (February 23, 2018).

Oliva, J. D. (Presenter), 2018 AALS Annual Conference, "AALS Hot Topic Program: Using the Law and Its Enforcement to Address the Overdose Crisis: Emerging Trends and Implications," American Association of Law Schools (AALS), San Diego, California, USA. (January 4, 2018).

Oliva, J. D. (Coordinator/Organizer), ClassCrits X: Mobilizing for Resistance, Solidarity and Justice, "Exploring Veteran Critical Legal Theory," ClassCrits, Tulane University School of Law, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA. (November 10, 2017).

Oliva, J. D. (Presenter), Appalachian Justice Initiative: Mass Incarceration in Appalachia, "Justice-Involved Veterans," Appalachian Justice Initiative, WVU College of Law, Morgantown. (November 1, 2017).

Oliva, J. D. (Presenter), Community Homelessness Assessment Local Education and Networking Group (CHALENG) 2017 Workshop, "WVU Veterans Advocacy Clinic: Legal and Social Services and Supports for WV Veterans," Community Homelessness Assessment Local Education and Networking Group (CHALENG), Fairmont, West Virginia, USA. (October 18, 2017).

Oliva, J. D. (Presenter), Testimonies from Communities and Individuals Impacted by Business Activities, "Appalachian Veteran Coalminer Narratives," Aarhus University, Aarhus, Denmark. (October 2, 2017).

Oliva, J. D. (Author & Presenter), 2017 Clinical Law Review Writers' Workshop, "Justice-Involved Veterans Reintegration Project," New York University School of Law, New York, New York, USA. (September 22, 2017).

Oliva, J. D. (Author & Presenter), 2017 SEALS Annual Conference, "Recent Developments in Health Law and Public Health Ethics," Southeastern Association of Law Schools, Boca Raton, Florida, USA. (July 31, 2017).

Oliva, J. D. (Discussant), 2017 SEALS Annual Conference, "Updates on Public Health Law and Emergency Preparedness," Southeastern Association of Law Schools, Boca Raton, Florida, USA. (July 31, 2017).

Oliva, J. D. (Author & Presenter), Beety, V. E. (Author & Presenter), 2017 International Symposium on Forensic Science Error Management, "Legal Disclosure and Discovery of Forensic Evidence: Comparing Civil and Criminal Procedure," National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), Gaithersburg, MD, USA. (July 27, 2017).

Oliva, J. D. (Presenter), 2017 West Virginia Governor's Honor Academy, "Human Rights at Home," West Virginia University, Morgantown. (July 20, 2017).

Oliva, J. D. (Author & Presenter), Gable, L. (Panelist), Grossman, L. (Panelist), Hodge, J. (Panelist), Holt, J. (Panelist), 40th Annual Health Law Professors Conference, "Overarching Themes in Public Health Law: Public Health Policing," American Society of Law, Medicine & Ethics, Atlanta, Georgia, USA. (June 9, 2017).

Oliva, J. D. (Discussant), Adams, R. (Discussant), Juris Bennett, C. (Discussant), Campbell, A. (Discussant), Campbell, M. (Discussant), Fuse Brown, E. (Discussant), Ho, C. (Discussant), Pelfrey Duryea, D. (Discussant), Mantel, J. (Discussant), McCuskey, E. (Discussant), McNally-Levine, L. (Discussant), Pope, T. (Discussant), Roth, L. (Discussant), Schostok, K. (Discussant), Winnike, A. (Discussant), Matthew, D. (Moderator), Scott, C. (Moderator), Watson, S. (Moderator), 40th Annual Health Law Professors Conference, "Jay Healey Teaching Session: Experiential Teaching and Learning in Health Law," American Society of Law, Medicine & Ethics, Atlanta, Georgia, USA. (June 8, 2017).

Oliva, J. D., AALS 40th Annual Conference on Clinical Legal Education, "Bellow Scholars Project Presentations: Justice Involved Veterans Reintegration Study," AALS Section on Clinical Legal Education, Denver, Colorado, USA. (May 9, 2017).

Oliva, J. D. (Coordinator/Organizer), Huskey, K. (Panelist), Clauss, B. (Moderator), Erbes, J. (Panelist), AALS 40th Annual Conference on Clinical Legal Education, "Rural Veterans: Access to Justice Challenges and Initiatives," AALS Section on Clinical Legal Education, Denver, Colorado, USA. (May 7, 2017).

Oliva, J. D. (Author & Presenter), Haynes, A. (Moderator), Romeri-Lewis, N. (Author & Presenter), Gilchrist, H. (Author & Presenter), Sharing Scholarship, Building Teachers: The 2017 Scholarship and Teaching Development Workshop, "Political Identity, Military Service Entitlements, and the Veteran Prisoner," Albany Law School, Albany, New York, USA. (February 4, 2017).

Oliva, J. D. (Coordinator/Organizer), Butler, J. (Panelist), Binder, S. (Panelist), Access to Justice for Veterans: Coordinated Response of a Grateful Nation Conference, "Access to Justice for Veterans Charged with Federal Petty Offenses: Clinical Collaborations with U.S. District Courts, U.S. Attorney’s Offices, and VA Police," Pepperdine University School of Law, Malibu, California, United States. (November 4, 2016).

Oliva, J. D. (Coordinator/Organizer), Beety, V. E. (Panelist), Baskaran, P. (Panelist), 2016 New England Clinical Conference, "Cross-Clinical, Interdisciplinary, Holistic Legal Services for Ex-Offenders," Boston University School of Law, Boston, Massachusetts, USA. (October 22, 2016).

Oliva, J. D. (Moderator), Levine, R. (Panelist), Marion, D. (Panelist), Adair, D. (Panelist), 3rd Annual Penn State Public Health Day Symposium, "Public Health Implications of the Opioid Program," The Pennsylvania State University School of Public Health, Summerdale, Pennsylvania, USA. (May 9, 2016).

Oliva, J. D. (Author & Presenter), 39th Annual AALS Conference on Clinical Legal Education, "Narrowing the Substantive and Procedural Gaps Between Medical Capacity Assessments and Legal Competency Determinations," AALS Section on Clinical Legal Education, Baltimore, Maryland, USA. (May 3, 2016).

Oliva, J. D. (Leader), Chin, N. (Leader), Adams, L. (Discussant), Anderson, A. (Discussant), Cammett, A. (Discussant), Green Coleman, L. (Discussant), Finger, D. (Discussant), Fisher Page, D. (Discussant), Galowitz, P. (Discussant), Goldweber, A. (Discussant), Greenberg, S. (Discussant), Jones, S. (Discussant), Milstein, E. (Discussant), Mullen, F. (Discussant), Patten, A. (Discussant), Pritchard, A. (Discussant), Rodriguez, D. (Discussant), Rowan, J. (Discussant), Russell, S. (Discussant), Segal, D. (Discussant), Shalleck, A. (Discussant), Spinak, J. (Discussant), Stringfellow-Otey, B. (Discussant), 39th Annual AALS Conference on Clinical Legal Education, "Poverty Law Working Session," AALS Section on Clinical Legal Education, Baltimore, Maryland, USA. (May 3, 2016).

Oliva, J. D. (Author & Presenter), 2016-2018 West Virginia University Health Sciences Center MGMT-Informatics Conference, "Medical Malpractice: A Primer for West Virginia Forensic Pathology Residents," West Virginia University School of Medicine, Morgantown, West Virginia, USA. (April 14, 2016).

Rhee, William


Presentations

Rhee, W. (Moderator), Smith, A. (Author & Presenter), Legal and Political Change, "Race and Taxes in 21st Century America," Mid-Atlantic People of Color Legal Scholarship Conference, Washington, DC. (January 28, 2017).

Rhee, W. (Panelist), "Where does truth/Truth reside in our academic disciplines?," InterVarsity Graduate and Faculty Ministries, Morgantown, WV. (November 1, 2016).

Richardson, Jesse James


Publications, Research, and Intellectual Contributions

Richardson, J. J. (2017). Fitting Regulatory Square Pegs into Round Holes: Local Land Use Regulation in Karst Terrain. In W. B. White (Ed.), Karst, Groundwater Contamination, & Public Health: Moving Beyond Case Studies.

Richardson, J. J. (2017). Post-Colonial Evolution of Water Rights in India and the United States. In S. Pellissery, H. Jacobs, & B. Davy (Eds.), Land Policies in India. Springer INternational.

Richardson, J. J., Aloi, I. (2017). Exempt Wells and Agriculture (pp. 10). Fayetteville, Arkansas: National Agricultural Law Center. http://nationalaglawcenter.org/wp-content/uploads/assets/articles/Exempt-Wells-Agriculture-Richardson.pdf

Richardson, J. J. (2017). The Uniform Partition of Heirs Property Act: Treating Symptoms and Not the Cause? (vol. 45, pp. 507-574). Real Estate Law Journal.

Richardson, J. J. (2017). Hydraulic Fracturing and Local Government: Battle in the Shale Fields (1st ed., vol. 58, pp. 12-24, 34-35). Rockville, Maryland: Municipal Lawyer: The Journal of Local Government Law; International Municipal Lawyer Association.

Richardson, J. J., Aloi, I. (in press). Legal Liability Manual for Direct Marketing and Agritourism in West Virginia. Morgantown, WV: West Virginia Cooperative Extension.

Dooley, E., Richardson, J. J. (2016). United States Soil Degradation. In H. Ginzkey, I. L. Heuser, T. Qin, O. C. Ruppel, & P. Wegerdt (Eds.), International Yearbook of Soil Law and Policy 2016 (pp. 411-430). Cham: Springer International Publishing.

Richardson, J. J. (2016). Who Owns the Water?. Washington, D.C.: Water Systems Council.

Presentations

Richardson, J. J., "The Impact of Uncertain Land Tenure on Sustainable Agriculture," University of Guelph Department of Agricultural Economics, Guelph, Ontario, Canada. (May 24, 2017).

Richardson, J. J., Association of Law, Property and Society Conference, "Heirs Property and the Uniform Partition of Heirs Property Act," Association of Law, Property and Society, Ann Arbor, Michigan. (May 20, 2017).

Richardson, J. J., Appalachian Studies Association Conference, "Addressing Heirs Property in Appalachia," Appalachian Studies Association, Blacksburg, Virginia, USA. (March 11, 2017).

Taylor, John E


Publications, Research, and Intellectual Contributions

Taylor, J. E. (2017). Chapter 9 "Religion in the Schools" (update for 2d edition). Education Law: Fairness, Equality, and Reform (2d ed, Aspen 2017).

Presentations

Taylor, J. E., WVU College of Law Commencement Ceremony, "N/A," WVU College of Law, Morgantown WV. (May 12, 2017).

Taylor, J. E., Law Student and Muslim Student Association Potluck Dinner, "Remarks on the President's Travel Ban," WVU Law Alliance for Social Justice, WVU Law ACLU, WVU Muslim Student Association, Morgantown WV. (March 2, 2017).

Taylor, J. E., Screening of Documentary re Loving v. Virginia, "N/A," WVU Black Law Students Association (BLSA), Morgantown WV. (February 21, 2017).

Taylor, J. E., Constitution Day, "Introduction of Prof. Gerry Ashdown," West Virginia University, Morgantown WV. (September 16, 2016).

Temple, Hollee Schwartz

Publications, Research, and Intellectual Contributions

Temple, H. S. (2018). West Virginia Legal Research, Second Edition. Carolina Academic Press.

Titolo, Matthew


Publications, Research, and Intellectual Contributions

Titolo, M. (2017). Forward: ClassCrits IX Symposium Issue. ___ W. New Eng. L. Rev. ____ (2017).

Presentations

Titolo, M. (Author & Presenter), ClassCrits IX, "An Introduction to Private Prisons," Loyola University Chicago School of Law, Chicago, Illinois, US. (October 22, 2017).

Titolo, M. (Author & Presenter), KCon VI, "Neoliberalism's Fine Print," St. Mary's University School of Law, San Antonio, Texas, US. (February 27, 2017).

Trychta, Kirsha Weyandt

Contracts, Fellowships, and Selected Grants

Trychta, K. W., "Technology Integration Grant," West Virginia University, $2,000.00. (July 1, 2016 - June 30, 2017).

Publications, Research, and Intellectual Contributions

Trychta, K. W. (2016). Two Minute Drill. AALS Section on Teaching Methods.

Trychta, K. W., Norton, K. (2016). Do Law Schools Still Really Have the Option to Preclude Academically Underperforming Students from Participating in Experiential Learning Experiences? Learning Curve. AALS Section on Academic Support.

Trychta, K. W. (2016). Program News. Second Draft. Legal Writing Institute.

Trychta, K. W. (2016). Holiday Opinion Scavenger Hunt. Learning Curve. AALS Section on Academic Support.

Oliver, W., Durrer, D., Trychta, K. W. (2016). Evidence. Lexis / Carolina Academic Press.

Presentations

Trychta, K. W., Association of Academic Support Educators (AASE) Conference, "LSAT/ASP Bootcamp for Selected Waitlist Applicants," Ft. Worth, Texas. (May 25, 2017).

Trychta, K. W., "Voices Behind Bars," WVU College of Law, Morgantown WV. (October 13, 2016).

Trychta, K. W. (Author & Presenter), Norton, K. (Author & Presenter), Association of Academic Support Educators (AASE), "Should academically underperforming law students be encouraged, rather than prohibited, from participating in legal externships?”," New York, NY. (May 24, 2016).

Trychta, K. W. (Author & Presenter), Norton, K. (Author & Presenter), Externships 8, "Should academically underperforming law students be encouraged, rather than prohibited, from participating in legal externships?”," Cleveland, OH. (March 5, 2016).

Tu, Shine S.

Publications, Research, and Intellectual Contributions

Tu, S. S. (2018). Office Actions per Grant Ratio (OGR): A New Metric for Patent Examiner Activity. Patentlyo.com.

Tu, S. S. (in press). Office Actions per Grant Ratio (OGR): A New Metric for Patent Examiner Activity. Morgantown: Journal of the Patent and Trademark Office Society.

Tu, S. S. (2017). TC Heartland LLC, v. Kraft Foods Group Brands LLC Amicus Brief.

Tu, S. S. (2016). Letter to Congress about VENUE Act.

Tu, S. S. (2016). Invalidated Patents and Associated Examiners (vol. 18, pp. 135-165). Nashville, TN: Vanderbilt Journal of Entertainment and Technology.

Presentations

Tu, S. S., 2018 Intellectual Property Scholarship Redux Conference, "Patent Examination Redux," University of New Hampshire, Concord, NH, USA. (April 6, 2018).

Tu, S. S., 2018 Works in Progress Intellectual Property (WIPIP), "Patent Examination," Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, USA. (February 16, 2018).

Tu, S. S., Lexis Nexis Better Patents Now, "Where Do Litigated Patents Come From?," Lexis Nexis, Edina, MN, USA. (August 1, 2017).

Van Nostrand, James Maurice


Contracts, Fellowships, and Selected Grants 

Van Nostrand, J. M. (Principal), "American Jobs Project," Sponsored by University of California, Berkeley Energy and Climate Institute, Other, $5,000.00. (March 1, 2017 - June 30, 2017).

Publications, Research, and Intellectual Contributions

Van Nostrand, J. M. (2018). Proeuction and Delivery of Bioenergy. In M. Gerrard & J. Dernback (Eds.), Legal Pathways to Deep Decarbonization in the United States. Washington, D.C.: Environmental Law Institute.

Van Nostrand, J. M. (2017). Keeping the Fox from Managing the Henhouse: Why Incumbent Utilities Should Not Be Allowed to Operate the Distribution System Platform (1st ed., vol. 8, pp. 23-38). Washington, D.C.: George Washington University Journal of Energy & Environmental Law.

Van Nostrand, J. M. (2016). Why the U.S. Coal Industry and Its Jobs are not Coming Back. Yale Environment 360. http://e360.yale.edu/features/why_us_coal_industry_and_its_jobs_are_not_coming_back

Van Nostrand, J. M., Hansen, E., James, J. (2016). Expanding Economic Opportunities for West Virginia Under the Clean Power Plan. Downstream Strategies. http://energy.law.wvu.edu/files/d/585cffce-0aea-4535-84d0-7344591cfbb8/cpp-phase-ii-final.pdf

Presentations

Van Nostrand, J. M. (Author & Presenter), Appalachian Public Interest Law Conference, "An Ethical, Sustainable Energy Industry--A Panel Discussion," University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN. (October 22, 2016).

Van Nostrand, J. M. (Author & Presenter), E&E Forum, Baker Center for Public Policy, "An Ethical, Sustainable Energy Industry," Howard H. Baker, Jr. Center for Public Policy, Knoxville, TN. (October 20, 2016).

Van Nostrand, J. M. (Author & Presenter), Kentucky Mineral Law Conference, "The Role of Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Under the Clean Power Plan," Energy & Mineral Law Foundation, Lexington, KY. (October 19, 2016).

Van Nostrand, J. M. (Author & Presenter), West Virginia Agricultural Land Protection Authority Annual Meeting, "An Update on Energy Issues in West Virginia," West Virginia Agricultural Land Protection Authority, Davis, WV. (October 14, 2016).

Van Nostrand, J. M. (Author & Presenter), U.S. Senate Field Hearing, "Impacts of EPA Regulations on West Virgina's Coal Production, Employment, Air Quality, Community Wellness, Climate Risk and Local Government Operations," U.S. Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works, Logan, WV. (October 4, 2016).

Van Nostrand, J. M. (Moderator), Energy Week Law & Policy Forum, "Decentralization of the Electric Utility Industry," Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA. (March 31, 2016).

Weishart, Joshua Eric


Publications, Research, and Intellectual Contributions

Weishart, J. E. (in press). Equal Liberty in Proportion. William & Mary Law Review, 59(1).

Weishart, J. E. (2016). Reconstituting the Right to Education.

Weishart, J. E. (2016). Justice Scalia's Terribly Few Words on Education Rights. Oxford Human Rights HUB Blog.

Presentations

Weishart, J. E. (Presenter), Medallion Ceremony, "Keynote," WVU Honors College. (May 11, 2017).

Weishart, J. E. (Panelist), WVU Celebrate Event, "Outstanding Tips from Outstanding Teachers," Teaching & Learning Commons. (May 10, 2017).

Weishart, J. E. (Presenter), Commencement, "Commencement Address," WVU College of Law. (May 2016).

Wilson, Elaine Waterhouse


Publications, Research, and Intellectual Contributions

Wilson, E. W. (in press). Cooperatives: The First Social Enterprise. Chicago, IL: DePaul University Law Review.

Wilson, E. W. (2017). Is Consistency the Hobgoblin of Little Minds: Co-Investment under Code Sectioin 4941 (Winter 2017 ed., vol. 85, pp. 393). Kansas City, Missouri: Univ. of Missouri - Kansas City.

Wilson, E. W. (in press). Bob Jones University v. United States : Commentary. Feminist Judgments: Rewritten Tax Opinions. London, England: Cambridge University Press. https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=2951327

Presentations

Wilson, E. W., SFTI 2017 Annual Meeting, "Advanced Issues in Private Foundation Investing," Southern Federal Tax Institute, Atlanta, Georgia. (October 2017).

Wilson, E. W., SEALS 2017 Annual Meeting, "Preventing Regulation Through the Appropriations Power: Oversight or Dereliction of Duty?," Southeastern Association of Law Schools, Boca Raton, Florida. (August 2017).

Wilson, E. W., LSA 2017 Annual Meeting, "Feminist Judgments: Rewritten Tax Opinions Project," Law and Society Association, Mexico City, Mexico. (June 2017).

Wilson, E. W., Allegheny Tax Society Monthly Meeting, "Unauthorized Practice of Law," Allegheny Tax Society, Pittsburgh PA. (March 20, 2017).

Wilson, E. W., Philanthropy WV Ethics and Leadership Academy, "Managing Conflicts of Interest," Philanthropy WV, Morgantown, WV. (August 19, 2016).

Wilson, E. W., Continuing Education, Department of Forestry, "Introduction to Estate Planning for Consulting Foresters," West Virginia Department of Forestry, Various around West Virginia. (May 2016)

Wilson, E. W., Community Foundation of the Ohio Valley Annual Meeting, "Introduction to Social Enterprise," Community Foundation of the Ohio Valley, Weirton, West Virginia. (May 12, 2016).

Wilson, E. W., WVU Celebrate, "Tips from Outstanding Teachers," WVU Teaching and Learning Commons, Morgantown, WV. (May 11, 2016).

Wilson, E. W., Allegheny Tax Society Monthly Meeting, "Ethical Issues for Professional Serving on Nonprofit Boards," Allegheny Tax Society, Pittsburgh PA. (March 21, 2016).

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