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Professor Sean Tu Publishes New Article in Health Affairs

West Virginia University College of Law professor Sean Tu published a new article in Health Affairs Forefront on June 21, 2022. Professor Tu, with co-authors Dennis Crouch of the University of Missouri and Aaron Kesselheim of Harvard University, makes a proposal to change the panent approval and patent examination process. The proposal targets "high-reference patents" or those that are submitted with hundreds of citations by the applicants.

Professor Tu's article may be found online: https://www.healthaffairs.org/do/10.1377/forefront.20220615.404330

Research Repository Update: May 2022

During May 2022, the contents of the WVU College of Law community in the Research Repository @ WVU had 12,354 new full-text downloads of the 5,698 total works archived in our collections. Readers came from 1,053 different institutions across 150 different countries. This brings the total full-text downloads of scholarship from the College of Law collections to 349,636.

The most downloaded articles from the faculty scholarship collection in May  2022:

Research Repository Update: April 2022

During April 2022, the contents of the WVU College of Law community in the Research Repository @ WVU had 12,993 new full-text downloads of the 5,680 total works archived in our collections. Readers came from 1,160 different institutions across 143 different countries. This brings the total full-text downloads of scholarship from the College of Law collections to 339,849.

The most downloaded articles from the faculty scholarship collection in April  2022:

Professor James Friedberg Speaks to Oxford University Chabad Society

West Virginia University College of Law Professor James Friedberg recently delivered a lecture to the Oxford University Chabad Society. The lecture took place on April 26, 2022 and was titled "Ukraine, Nuremberg and International Law".  Professor Friedberg's lecture kicked off a series of speakers over the summer term, hosted by the Chabad Society, consisting of scholars across disciplines.

A recording of the lecture is now available to stream.