School of Law
1045 W. Maple St.
Robert A. Leflar Law Center
University of Arkansas
Fayetteville, AR 72701
Phone: (479) 575-5601
Faculty in the News
Professor Rob Leflar published the paper “Health Care Reform: Treatment Effectiveness Information Nationwide.” 36 U. Ark. Little Rock L. Rev. 604-618 (2014). This short paper “offers an overview of the background of the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI)’s formation, the politically-derived constraints within which it is required to operate, and the types of studies it is carrying out.”
Professor Susan Schneider presented on the use of animal drugs in the livestock industry at Duke University’s Food Law Symposium celebrating the 25th anniversary of the Duke Law School’s Environmental Law & Policy Forum. The title was “Carrots and Sticks: Moving the U.S. National Food System Toward a Sustainable Future.” Her article on this topic will be published in the symposium Spring 2015 issue. (February 3, 2015)
Professor Annie Smith is the 2015 Chair of the AALS Section on Poverty Law. She also served as program chair for the Section’s program at the AALS Annual Meeting. The program was titled Working but Poor: Understanding and Confronting the Working Poor Phenomenon. She presented her article, Imposing Injustice: The Prospect of Mandatory Arbitration for Guestworkers, at Texas A&M on January 30.
Al Witte joined the faculty at the University of Arkansas in 1957 and, except for a brief stint at Emory University in the 1960s, remained a member of the UA faculty until his retirement in 1994. Since then, he has served as an adjunct professor....