Wednesday June 20, 2012

Eric Chaffee Organizing National Business Law Scholars Conference

Professor Eric Chaffee is co-chair and co-organizer of the National Business Law Scholars Conference at the University of Cincinnati College of Law on June 27 and 28.

Professor Eric Chaffee is co-chair and co-organizer of the National Business Law Scholars Conference at the University of Cincinnati College of Law on June 27 and 28.

Chaffee is a founder of this conference, which he is co-organizing with Barbara Black, Charles Hartsock Professor of Law and director of the Corporate Law Center at the Cincinnati College of Law; and Steven Davidoff, associate professor of law and finance at The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law.  

More than 40 scholars from across the nation and various other countries are expected to participate in the conference, which is meeting for the third time.  

In addition to helping organize the conference, Chaffee will present “The Importance of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act and Other Transnational Anti-Corruption Laws in Creating Stable Global Securities Markets.”  

Chaffee, who joined the School of Law in 2006, is also director of faculty and research and chair of the Project for Law and Business Ethics, which explores the role of law and lawyers in promoting the ethical operation of business entities. His scholarship currently focuses on financial regulatory reform with an emphasis on international regulation and regulation of the Internet.

For more information, contact Bob Mihalek at 937-229-4683 or bob.mihalek@udayton.edu.