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Scholarship and Research

The OU College of Law is committed to excellence in scholarship, teaching, and service. Whether through traditional text, interviews, online outlets, or pro bono service, find here respected scholars who engage – and indeed, often lead – national and international discussion of the critical issues of our time. Our professors approach instruction innovatively, with a constant eye toward encouraging student understanding and proficiency on both pragmatic and theoretical fronts. We serve local and global communities with passion, experience, and care. Inside and out of the classroom, OU Law aims to inspire. We prepare our students for success.

Our faculty members have ranging interests and expertise. Learn more about them and their scholarship below.

Scholarship Perspective

Scholarship Q&A with Professor Monika Ehrman

Monika Ehrman, Associate Professor of Law and Faculty Director of the Oil & Gas, Natural Resources, and Energy Center, is an active scholar at OU Law. She recently answered a few questions about scholarship in her area.

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Research News and Scholarship

Liesa Richter Elected Member of The American Law Institute

Liesa Richter, William J. Alley Professor of Law, has been elected to The American Law Institute (ALI). Richter joins seven other OU Law faculty members who also are members of ALI.

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Publication Spotlight

Roger Michalski

Transferred Justice: An Empirical Account of Federal Transfers in the Wake of Atlantic Marine, 53 Hous. L. Rev. 1289 (2016)

This Article presents empirical findings on motions to transfer in the wake of the Supreme Court's decision in Atlantic Marine Construction Co. Inc. v. United States District Court for the Western District of Texas. Based on an original dataset of roughly 15,500 federal transfers over three years, it traces the evolving patterns of interdistrict transfers and how doctrinal changes affect the flow of cases between districts.

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Recent Research and Expertise

Judge Haskell A. Holloman Professor of Law

The Cambridge Handbook of Surveillance Law

Associate Professor of Law

The “Article of Manufacture” in 1887

Professor Emeritus, Glenn R. Watson Centennial Chair in Law. Article Co-Author: Carolyn S. Thompson

The Law of Attorney Fees in Family Law Cases

Faculty Publications

Explore OU Law’s Digital Commons for the latest – and archived – articles, books, and other publications by our faculty.

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