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Professor Charles NorchiCold War Redux or Hot War De Novo?

By Professor Charles Norchi

Pyongyang claims to test a hydrogen bomb, Defense Secretary James Mattis warns of “massive military response,” the United Nations Security Council meets in emergency session, and the United States enhances all three legs of its nuclear triad: land, sea, and air-launch capability…

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Maine Women’s Equality Day

By Dean Danielle Conway

I thank you for this opportunity to speak on this day as we commemorate the ratification of the 19th Amendment. When I think about the 19th Amendment, I think about women who are strong and steadfast; women who know the value of a collective sisterhood…

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Maine Law in the News

Lori Dwyer '05Lori Dwyer ’05 named President & Chief Executive Officer of Penobscot Community Health Care

Dwyer has served as PCHC’s senior vice president, general counsel, and compliance and risk officer for the past 5 years. After a national search and rigorous selection process, PCHC board Chair Mark Woodward notes, “the Board was pleased to learn that the best talent was right here, already serving PCHC, its patients and the community.”

Visiting Professor Peter GuffinVisiting Professor of Practice Peter J. Guffin selected as arbitrator for EU-U.S. Privacy Shield Program

Arbitrators will be responsible for resolving privacy disputes between EU citizens and U.S. organizations electing to participate in the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield framework. In resolving such disputes over personal data, the arbitrators will play an important role in shaping the development of international privacy law and cross-border data transfer mechanisms.

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