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Brown-Nagin named faculty director of Charles Hamilton Houston Institute

Brown-Nagin named faculty director of Charles Hamilton Houston Institute

April 21, 2017

Harvard Law School Dean Martha Minow has appointed Professor Tomiko Brown-Nagin to be the faculty director of the Charles Hamilton Houston Institute for Race and Justice (CHHI) at HLS.

Anna Lvovsky ’13 to join Harvard Law as assistant professor

April 19, 2017
Anna Lvovsky ’13 to join Harvard Law as assistant professor

Anna Lvovsky ’13, a scholar of criminal law and procedure, constitutional law and evidence, will join the Harvard Law School faculty as an assistant professor in July.

Lanni named a Guggenheim Fellow

April 17, 2017
Lanni named a Guggenheim Fellow

Adriaan Lanni, the Touroff-Glueck Professor of Law at Harvard Law School, has received a 2017 Guggenheim fellowship, an award that honors exceptionally impressive achievement in the past and exceptional promise for future accomplishment.

Zittrain elected a member of the American Academy of Arts & Sciences

April 14, 2017
Zittrain elected a member of the American Academy of Arts & Sciences

Harvard Law School Professor Jonathan Zittrain ’95, the George Bemis Professor of International Law at Harvard Law School, professor of computer science at the Harvard School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, and a professor at the Harvard Kennedy School, was recently named a fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.

Focus and Perspective in Taxation: Tom Brennan receives the Stanley S. Surrey Professorship of Law

April 13, 2017
Focus and Perspective in Taxation: Tom Brennan receives the Stanley S. Surrey Professorship of Law

In a lecture marking his appointment as the Stanley S. Surrey Professor of Law at Harvard Law School, Tom Brennan ’01 delivered a talk titled “Focus and Perspective in Taxation," which addressed the issue of defining economic ownership and also the issue of uncertainty in future tax rates.