Frances Lewis Law Center

Faculty News

Saturday, April 08, 2017

Professor Seaman Speaks at PatCon 7

Washington and Lee law professor Christopher Seaman participated at PatCon 7 on Saturday, April 8, 2017.  PatCon 7 was held at Northwestern Pritzker School of Law in Chicago, IL.  It is the largest...

Recent Publications

Wednesday, February 22, 2017 - Victoria Sahani

Reshaping Third-Party Funding

Third-party funding is a controversial business arrangement whereby an outside entity—called a third-party funder—finances the legal representation of a party involved in litigation or...

Friday, January 27, 2017 - Michelle Lyon Drumbl

Beyond polemics: Poverty, taxes, and noncompliance

The earned income tax credit (EITC) is perhaps the most significant refundable credit in the U.S. tax system. Designed as an anti-poverty program, it is a social benefit administered by the...