Author Archive for Edward A. Fallone

Supreme Court Roundup Part One: Obergefell v. Hodges

Monday, October 5th, 2015
Category: Civil Rights, Constitutional Interpretation, Constitutional Law, Judges & Judicial Process, Marquette Law School, Public, U.S. Supreme Court | No Comments »

Today marks the beginning of the United States Supreme Court's 2015-2016 Term, and coincidentally it also marked my participation in an annual event at the Marquette University Law School entitled ... Read more »

Welcome to Our October Bloggers!

Thursday, October 1st, 2015
Category: Marquette Law School, Public | No Comments »

Thanks to our September guest bloggers Michelle Velasquez and Christopher Guthrie, and welcome to our guest bloggers for October. Our Alumni Blogger of the Month is Brandon Buchanan, Class of 2012.  ... Read more »

Courses Announced for 2016 Summer Session in Giessen, Germany

Tuesday, September 22nd, 2015
Category: International Law & Diplomacy, Legal Education, Marquette Law School, Public | No Comments »

Courses have been announced for the 8th Annual Summer Session in International and Comparative Law, to take place in Giessen, Germany from July 15 through August 13, 2016. Participants will have the ... Read more »

Legal Community Mourns Justice Patrick Crooks

Monday, September 21st, 2015
Category: Public, Wisconsin Supreme Court | No Comments »

The Wisconsin legal community is mourning the sudden death of Justice N. Patrick Crooks.   A native of Green Bay, Wisconsin, Justice Crooks was elected to the Wisconsin Supreme Court in 1996 ... Read more »

Welcome to Our September Guest Bloggers

Monday, September 7th, 2015
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Welcome to our September guest bloggers!  Every month, the Faculty Blog welcomes one student and one alumnus as guest bloggers who provide our readers with additional perspectives on law, policy ... Read more »

Marquette Students Study Comparative Law in Germany

Monday, July 27th, 2015
Category: Constitutional Law, International Law & Diplomacy, Marquette Law School, Public | No Comments »

This is week Two of the Summer Session in International and Comparative Law, taking place in Giessen, Germany.  Pictured to the left are my students in the class on Comparative ... Read more »

ObamaCare Upheld . . . Again

Thursday, June 25th, 2015
Category: Health Care, Judges & Judicial Process, Public, U.S. Supreme Court | 1 Comment »

Today the U.S. Supreme Court announced its decision in the widely anticipated case of King v. Burwell, ruling that the language of the statute authorizes tax credits for individuals who ... Read more »

The Chief’s Lawsuit

Friday, May 8th, 2015
Category: Constitutional Interpretation, Constitutional Law, Judges & Judicial Process, Public, Wisconsin Supreme Court | 2 Comments »

A lawsuit filed in federal court by a sitting Chief Justice of a state Supreme Court against her colleagues is certainly unusual, if not unprecedented.  The reaction to the filing ... Read more »

Crowdfunding and Sport: How Soon Until the Fans Own the Franchise?

Friday, April 17th, 2015
Category: Corporate Law, Legal Scholarship, Public, Sports & Law | 1 Comment »

The latest issue of the Marquette Sports Law Review is now available online.  This is a faculty symposium issue.  I am proud to have my article, "Crowdfunding and Sport: How ... Read more »

Exchange Programs Let Law Students Explore the World

Monday, February 16th, 2015
Category: Legal Education, Marquette Law School, Public | No Comments »

Students at the Marquette University Law School have several opportunities to make their legal education a truly international experience.  Of course, each summer the Law School offers its popular Summer Session ... Read more »

Court of Appeals Upholds Dismissal of Sing-Along Citation

Thursday, January 29th, 2015
Category: Civil Rights, Constitutional Law, First Amendment, Public | 2 Comments »

Today the Wisconsin Court of Appeals upheld the dismissal of a citation issued to a "solidarity singer," one of the participants in the ongoing State Capitol Sing-a-Long in which the participants sing ... Read more »

The Wisdom of King Theodoric

Monday, December 22nd, 2014
Category: Legal Education, Legal History, Legal Practice, Legal Profession, Marquette Law School, Public, Speakers at Marquette | 2 Comments »

Yesterday I was honored to speak at the mid-year graduation ceremony at Eckstein Hall.  Twenty three graduating students and hundreds of friends and family came together with Dean Kearney, faculty and ... Read more »