Author Archive for Edward A. Fallone

Study Abroad in Germany This Summer

Saturday, November 26th, 2016
Category: International Law & Diplomacy, Legal Education, Marquette Law School, Public | No Comments »

The campus of the Justus Liebig University in Giessen, Germany will be the location of the Ninth Annual Summer Session in International and Comparative Law offered jointly by Marquette University, ... Read more »

Welcome November Blogger

Sunday, November 13th, 2016
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Our Alumni Blogger for the month of November is Mathew O'Neill.  Matt is a shareholder at Fox, O’Neill & Shannon, S.C. His practice focuses on commercial litigation, appeals, arbitration, shareholder ... Read more »

ACS Panel Explains Voting Rights Litigation in Wisconsin

Friday, October 21st, 2016
Category: Civil Rights, Constitutional Interpretation, Constitutional Law, Election Law, Judges & Judicial Process, Marquette Law School, Political Processes & Rhetoric, Public, Speakers at Marquette, Wisconsin Law & Legal System | No Comments »

On October 20, I had the honor of moderating a panel discussion at the Law School devoted to Voting Rights Litigation in Wisconsin.  The event was co-sponsored by the Marquette University Law ... Read more »

What Happens if Trump Drops Out?

Saturday, October 8th, 2016
Category: Constitutional Law, Election Law, Judges & Judicial Process, Political Processes & Rhetoric, Public, U.S. Supreme Court | 3 Comments »

What happens if Donald Trump drops out of the presidential race?  Some Republican politicians have begun to call on Mr. Trump to step down as the Republican nominee for President ... Read more »

Welcome October Bloggers!

Saturday, October 1st, 2016
Category: Marquette Law School, Public, Uncategorized | 1 Comment »

It’s time to welcome our guest bloggers for the month of October. Our Alumni Blogger of the month is Jacques Condon of the Condon Law Firm in Thiensville. His practice focuses ... Read more »

My Client Was Accused of Violating the Cuba Trade Embargo (But What Trump Did Was Worse)

Friday, September 30th, 2016
Category: Constitutional Law, Federal Law & Legal System, International Law & Diplomacy, Political Processes & Rhetoric, Public, Uncategorized | 1 Comment »

I received a phone call from Larry Dupuis of the Milwaukee Office of the American Civil Liberties Union in November of 2003.  He described a Wisconsin resident who had contacted the ACLU after ... Read more »

Time is Running Out to Confirm Judge Garland

Friday, August 19th, 2016
Category: Constitutional Interpretation, Constitutional Law, Judges & Judicial Process, Political Processes & Rhetoric, Public, U.S. Supreme Court | 2 Comments »

The unprecedented, and unconstitutional, obstruction of Supreme Court nominee Judge Merrick Garland is just one of many recent missteps by Republican leaders.  For example, mainstream Republican presidential candidates strategically withheld ... Read more »

Summer Law Studies in Germany with MU Law

Saturday, August 6th, 2016
Category: Human Rights, International Law & Diplomacy, Legal Education, Marquette Law School, Public, Uncategorized | No Comments »

Just one week remains in the 8th Annual Summer Session in International and Comparative Law taking place in Giessen, Germany.  In the photo you can see me with some of ... Read more »

How to Interpret Away the Home Rule Provision (in 4 Easy Steps)

Thursday, June 23rd, 2016
Category: Constitutional Interpretation, Constitutional Law, Judges & Judicial Process, Milwaukee, Public, Wisconsin Supreme Court | 3 Comments »

Today the Wisconsin Supreme Court issued its opinion in the case of Black v. City of Milwaukee, 2016 WI 47, holding that a state law (Wis. Stat. 66.0502) that prohibits ... Read more »

Applications Still Being Accepted for Study Abroad in Germany

Saturday, April 16th, 2016
Category: International Law & Diplomacy, Marquette Law School, Public | No Comments »

  There is still time to join law students from Wisconsin, throughout the United States, and around the world as they come together in Giessen, Germany from July 16 to August ... Read more »

MU Team Excels at Corporate Law Moot Court Competition

Sunday, March 13th, 2016
Category: Corporate Law, Marquette Law School, Public, Uncategorized | 2 Comments »

Congratulations to the team representing Marquette University Law School at the Ruby R. Vale Interschool Corporate Law Moot Court Competition in Delaware this past week.  Kyle Thelen, Alex Ackerman and ... Read more »

The Senate Must Consider Supreme Court Nominations in Due Course

Tuesday, February 23rd, 2016
Category: Congress & Congressional Power, Constitutional Interpretation, Constitutional Law, Judges & Judicial Process, Political Processes & Rhetoric, Public, U.S. Supreme Court | 5 Comments »

Today, the Senate Majority Leader, Mitch McConnell, announced the unprecedented decision that the United States Senate will refuse to consider any nominee put forward by President Obama during the remainder ... Read more »