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Faculty Achievements: Week ending June 13, 2014

Professor Kenneth Ching's new essay, "Beauty and Ugliness in Offer and Acceptance," made the following top 10 lists on SSRN:

Professor James Davids wrote "The Role of Worldview in Judicial Decision-Making," a chapter in a book that Cambridge Scholars Publishing accepted for publication.

Professor Thomas Folsom is presenting at an international program (property, new remedies, intellectual property) scheduled June 17-19 in Aix-en-Provence, France. He will also lead a seminar entitled "Liberty, Law, and Politics: Islamic and Western Perspectives" for Regent's Oxford Study Abroad Program at Oxford Brookes University from June 23 to July 4.

Professor Michael Hernandez just had his latest book published by West Academic Publishing: Unlocking Estates in Land and Future Interests.

Professor Lynne Marie Kohm has been invited to make a presentation at an academic symposium on Friday, October 10, 2014 at J. Reuben Clark Law School at Brigham Young University.

Professor Scott Pryor's blog, Pryor Thoughts, recently achieved 90,000 page views. Here is the breakdown of the blog's audience by location and number of page views: United States (65,016), Germany (2,393), Russia (2,130), India (1,586), United Kingdom (1,496), France (1,332), China (1,002), Ukraine (1,000), Canada (688), and the Netherlands (682).

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