At Criminal Law and Philosophy, Prof. Stephen Morse explores the question: Is executive function the universal acid?
Morse’s persuasive essay is in response to Responsible Brains, a book authored by William Hirstein, Katrina L. Sifferd, and Tyler K. Fagan of Elmhurst College.
Prof. Anita Allen to receive the Philip L. Quinn Prize, the American Philosophical Association’s highest honor
Prof. Allen served as President of the APA’s Eastern Division in 2018-19 – the organization’s first Black woman president.
In one of our newest courses, students engage in vibrant discussions at the nexus of law, philosophy, rapidly-growing business sectors, and cutting-edge technological innovation.
In addition to founding the Law School, Wilson was a member of the Continental Congress, signer of the Declaration of Independence, framer of the U.S. Constitution, and one of the original U.S. Supreme Court justices.
Penn Law professor Mitchell Berman has been named a Laurance S. Rockefeller Visiting Fellow at the University Center for Human Values at Princeton University for the 2017–2018 academic year.
New Penn Law professor Mitchell Berman discusses the surprising ties between instant replay and legal theory
New faculty member Mitchell Berman talks about constitutional interpretation, how the NFL’s instant replay system illustrates important tenants of legal theory, and his impressions of Penn Law and Philadelphia.
The conference brings together leading authorities in the law, technology, and ethics to address the threat of cyberwarfare.
On the eleventh anniversary of the September 11th attacks, Penn Law hosted the inaugural event for the Center for Ethics and the Rule of Law (CERL) in Fitts Auditorium.