View this email in your browser
S E P T E M B E R   1 9,  2 0 1 9
Climate Change Regulations Rollback
Professor Deborah Sivas explains the planned roll back of several key climate-change regulations, including much stricter fuel efficiency/vehicle pollution standards, and how these changes might impact greenhouse gases and climate change.
Labor Rights in the Gig Economy
Professor William B. Gould IV discusses the recently passed California Assembly Bill 5, which could upend the definition of contract employees, and objections to it by Lyft and Uber.
Terrorist Watch List
Professor Shirin Sinnar discusses the Sept. 4 district court decision that ruled that the government's watchlist of known or suspected terrorists violates the constitutional rights of American citizens.
Assault Weapons Ban
Professor John Donohue points to his empirical research in this New York Times op-ed, arguing that the assault weapons ban from 1994-2004 had a significant impact.
Mixing Law and Diplomacy
In this Stanford Lawyer profile, we look at Jordi AgustÍ-Panareda, JSM ’03, JSD ’05, Head of Unit and Coordinator for Freedom of Association at the International Labour Organization (ILO).

Stanford Legal on SiriusXM

Stanford Legal is available on iTunes. Listen and subscribe to the podcast here.

Click here to listen to the latest episodes: View past recordings on YouTube and Facebook.

Stanford Legal, co-hosted by Professors Pamela Karlan and Joseph Bankman, airs Saturdays and Sundays, bi-weekly on SiriusXM Insight 121.

Join us for Alumni Weekend: October 24-27! For more information or to register, go to If you have questions, please contact the SLS Alumni Weekend Planning Team at 650.723.2730 or send an email to

Upcoming Events @ SLS

September 24: Constitution Day with The Honorable Britt C. Grant
October 1: Theology and Canon Law
October 3: 2019 Bright Award for Environmental Sustainability

Access full event calendar here.

Law@Stanford is produced bi-monthly by the Office of Communications and Public Relations at Stanford Law School. ©Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305