TLR Blog

Temple Law Review’s Blog features interviews, video presentations, and short essays that provide succinct, timely analysis of current legal developments. We welcome submissions from faculty, practitioners, alumni of the Law Review, and current editors/staff. To submit an essay, please email TLRonline@temple.edu with the subject heading “Submission for TLR Blog.”

Posted on October 4th, 2018

Professor Stefanie A. Lindquist (Editor-in-Chief of Temple Law Review, Volume 61) joins the podcast to discuss the nomination of Brett Kavanaugh to the U.S. Supreme Court. Professor Lindquist serves as deputy provost and vice president for academic affairs at Arizona State University and has written extensively on the Court, including in her book, “Measuring Judicial Activism.” The […]

Posted on September 17th, 2018

The Parliament Podcast welcomes Judge Nelson Diaz (LAW 1972) to discuss his forthcoming memoir, “Not from Here, Not from There.” The book chronicles Diaz from his youth in the Bronx to his ascent to becoming the first Latino judge to serve in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, general counsel for the Department of Housing and Urban […]

Posted on August 30th, 2018

Temple Law Review, Volume 91 has launched the publication’s first podcast. In its first episode, the podcast welcomes Steven Silver (LAW 2013) to discuss the Supreme Court’s Murphy v. NCAA decision, local adoption of sports betting, and related considerations such as integrity fees and data agreements. The episode is available on both SoundCloud and YouTube.

Posted on July 18th, 2018

The Pennsylvania Supreme Court upheld Philadelphia’s soda tax today. The appeal had centered on whether the city council exceeded statutory limitations on its powers with the sweetened-beverage tax. “[T]he Sterling Act conferred upon the City of Philadelphia a broad taxing power subject to preemption, while clarifying that ‘any and all subjects’ are available for local […]

Posted on April 5th, 2018

Six representatives of Temple Law Review and Temple International & Comparative Law Journal participated in Temple Law School’s 2018 Student Symposium on March 29. Temple Law Review’s David Nagdeman and Sonya Bishop were recognized by a panel of three faculty judges as, respectively, making the top two presentations. Video of the full event can be […]

Posted on March 31st, 2018

Join Fellow Temple Law Alumni and Students at the Temple Law Review Alumni Reception Wednesday, May 8, 2018 6:00-8:00 p.m. Shusterman Hall, Temple University Main Campus Please join us for our annual Temple Law Review Alumni Reception. This will be a great opportunity for past Temple Law Review members to reconnect while also being able to meet […]

Posted on March 27th, 2018

Representatives from Temple Law Review and Temple International & Comparative Law Journal will participate in the 2018 Student Symposium on March 29 from 4:00 to 5:30 PM in the Moot Court Room located in Klein Hall (1719 N. Broad St.). In advance of the students’ presentations, here are summaries of the articles they will be […]

Posted on July 19th, 2017

Judge Timothy R. Rice recently wrote an editorial for the Philadelphia Inquirer arguing for reform of Federal Rule of Evidence 609.

Posted on May 26th, 2017

EvidenceProf Blog recently posted a glowing review of the Honorable Timothy R. Rice’s forthcoming TLR Article.

Posted on March 3rd, 2017

TLR Volume 89 Editorial Board members Emily Kimmelman (Symposium/Note/Comment Editor) and Sam Lapin (Note/Comment Editor) have recently been recognized for their contributions to the fields of bankruptcy and tax law.