blog postsWorkplace arbitration becoming more costly for employersSep 14, 2005 9:00 am12 views CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - In the wake of a 1991 court decision, a growing number of companies require employees to submit workplace disputes to an arbitrator.With the demise of the Obamacare repeal-and-replace bill, what’s next for health care?Mar 27, 2017 3:00 pm523 views With the demise of the American Health Care Act all but rendering health care reform a moribund issue, tax reform likely will present its own challenges for President Trump and Congress, says Professor Richard L. Kaplan.Will the Supreme Court rule the federal health care mandate unconstitutional?Mar 22, 2012 9:00 am1 views A Minute With™... Kurt T. Lash, the Alumni Distinguished Professor of LawWill the president’s new cybersecurity plan keep our network infrastructure safe?Mar 1, 2016 11:30 am247 views A Minute With...™ law and technology expert Jay KesanWill the congressional 'super-committee" agree to spending cuts by its deadline?Apr 14, 2011 9:00 am1 views A Minute With™... law professor Richard L. KaplanWill the congressional 'super-committee" agree to spending cuts by its deadline?Jul 20, 2011 9:00 am1 views A Minute With™... law professor Richard L. KaplanWill the congressional 'super-committee" agree to spending cuts by its deadline?Oct 24, 2011 9:00 am1 views A Minute With™... Richard L. Kaplan, a law professor and expert on taxationWill President Obama's jobs plan work?Sep 9, 2011 9:00 am3 views A Minute With™... law professor Richard L. KaplanWill it take shuttered schools to force a budget compromise in Illinois?Jun 9, 2016 10:30 am918 views Illinois budget impasse: A Minute With…™ Christopher Z. Mooney, expert on Illinois politicsWill Indiana's new 'right-to-work' law create more jobs?Feb 1, 2012 9:00 am5 views A Minute With™... Labor and law professor Michael LeRoyWill a U.S. Supreme Court ruling finally close the marriage equality debate?Jan 22, 2015 4:45 pm19 views University of Illinois law professor Sara R. BensonWill a U.S. Supreme Court ruling finally close the marriage equality debate?Aug 28, 2013 9:00 am5 views A Minute With™... law professor Sara R. BensonWhy you should pay attention to the Apple-Samsung court caseAug 23, 2012 9:00 am2 views A Minute With™... business professor Deepak SomayaWhy the NBA lockout could be in a long, bitter disputeJun 29, 2009 9:00 am3 views A Minute With™... labor and law professor Michael LeRoyWhy the NBA lockout could be a long, bitter disputeOct 10, 2011 9:00 am14 views A Minute With™... labor and law professor Michael LeRoyWhy the NBA lockout could be a long, bitter disputeNov 20, 2007 9:00 am1 views A Minute With™... labor and law professor Michael LeRoyWhy the International Criminal Court is likely to face more criticism as it tries a Congolese rebel commanderJul 1, 2015 10:00 am179 views A Minute With...™ University of Illinois law professor Patrick KeenanWhy the 2005 law making it harder to file bankruptcy should not be considered a successJan 18, 2007 9:00 am11 views A Minute With™... Robert M. Lawless, an Illinois professor of lawWhy same-sex marriage proponents will eventually succeedDec 9, 2009 9:00 am3 views A Minute With™... law professor David MeyerWhy laws restricting bathroom access to transgender people won't workMay 26, 2016 11:30 am1105 views A Minute With...™ Robin Fretwell Wilson, director of the Program in Family Law and PolicyWhy is the Social Security Administration planning no cost of living increase for the first time in more than 30 years?Aug 27, 2009 9:00 am1 views A Minute With™... elder law expert Richard L. KaplanWhy is the Social Security Administration planning no cost of living increase for the first time in more than 30 years?Oct 1, 2009 9:00 am0 views A Minute With™... law professor Richard L. KaplanWhy don't they just legalize my office Super Bowl pool?Jan 18, 2008 9:00 am52 views A Minute With™... law professor Christine HurtWhy did the European Union deserve the Nobel Peace Prize?Oct 16, 2012 9:00 am31 views A Minute With™... Bryan Endres, the director of the European Union Center and a professor of agricultural lawWho wins and loses in proposed tax reform?Dec 7, 2017 8:30 am1364 views Richard Kaplan, an internationally recognized expert on U.S. tax policy, discusses the Republican tax overhaul plan now before CongressWhite House 2014 budget: Unraveling 'chained' CPIFeb 24, 2010 9:00 am0 views A Minute With™... law professor Richard L. KaplanWhite House 2014 budget: Unraveling 'chained' CPIApr 9, 2013 9:00 am2 views A Minute With™... law professor Richard L. KaplanWhere was the rancorous debate over Illinois' civil unions law?Dec 22, 2010 9:00 am6 views A Minute With™... Anna-Maria Marshall, head of the sociology department and also a professor of lawWhat will be the effect of the Trump administration's immigration ban?Jan 31, 2017 12:15 pm151 views The executive order on immigration sets U.S. policy back more than 50 years, says Illinois labor and employment relations professor Michael LeRoy, an expert on immigration and employment policy.What's the legal landscape for indicted ex-governor Rod Blagojevich?Apr 3, 2009 9:00 am1 views A Minute With™... law professor Andrew LeipoldWhat's the difference between Indiana's religious freedom law and Illinois'?Mar 31, 2015 1:15 pm138 views Robin Fretwell Wilson, expert on family law and policyWhat's the danger in putting the state lottery online?Jan 9, 2012 9:00 am6 views A Minute With™... John W. Kindt, a professor of business and legal policyWhat's the big takeaway from Burwell v. Hobby Lobby?Jul 1, 2014 9:00 am20 views A Minute With™... Robin Fretwell Wilson, the Roger and Stephany Joslin Professor of Law and the director of the Program in Family Law and Policy at the College of LawWhat should we expect in the Supreme Court confirmation battle?Feb 1, 2017 4:30 pm396 views University of Illinois political scientist Alicia Uribe-McGuire describes the politics involved in the confirmation of Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch.What should the United States do to increase cybersecurity?Dec 10, 2012 9:00 am5 views A Minute With™... Jay P. Kesan, a professor of lawWhat role do judges play in employment harassment cases?Nov 27, 2017 9:15 am104 views Judges can unilaterally dismiss sexual or racial harassment cases through summary judgment, a legal maneuver that ends up favoring employers over employees, says Law professor Suja ThomasWhat quality of education are schools required to provide to students with disabilities?Jan 25, 2017 8:30 am937 views Special education professor James Shriner on a case recently heard by the U.S. Supreme Court to decide the educational benefits that public schools are required to provide to students with disabilities.What might the future of Medicare look like under a Trump presidency?Dec 9, 2016 12:00 pm551 views It remains uncertain that plans being floated to privatize Medicare by Speaker of the House Paul Ryan will have the support of President-elect Donald Trump, says Richard L. Kaplan, the Peer and Sarah Pedersen Professor of Law at Illinois.What keeps women from reporting sexual harassment?Dec 12, 2017 10:30 am590 views Women often don’t report sexual harassment because grievance procedures frequently take on the feel of litigation, an Illinois professor says.What is the aftermath of the Chicago Public Schools teachers strike?Sep 26, 2012 9:00 am4 views A Minute With™... Steven Ashby, a professor of labor and employment relationsWhat is driving Congress to potentially change Medicaid?Jan 6, 2017 9:30 am803 views Professor Richard Kaplan discusses the impetus behind congressional leaders’ desire to change Medicaid, the health insurance program with more than 74 million enrollees in the U.S.What does the tax reform bill mean for the middle class?Dec 20, 2017 10:45 am1159 views The current tax bill fits with a 30-year trend that doesn’t favor income from work, says sociologist Kevin LeichtWhat does the future hold for the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau?Jan 17, 2017 8:45 am303 views Why the sudden impetus to reorganize the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau? For starters, it was never a bipartisan effort.What can Illinois' new criminal justice reform commission accomplish?Feb 17, 2015 10:15 am48 views Eric A.Johnson, expert on criminal law and procedureWhat are the conditions for a constitutional crisis?Feb 22, 2017 8:00 am492 views Constitutional crisis scenarios have yet to occur under Trump, U. of I. law dean and constitutional scholar says.Weak individual mandate penalties jeopardize health care reform lawNov 14, 2011 11:00 am1 views CHAMPAIGN, Ill. – However the U.S. Supreme Court rules on the constitutionality of a mandate to buy health insurance, the law that imposes the mandate is in serious trouble, says a University of Illinois expert on tax and retirement issues.Waning economy, increasing numbers of lawyers fuel litigation in JapanJul 21, 2005 9:00 am2 views CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - It's a cliché that has outlasted its value - the picture of Japan as a culturally harmonious country whose inhabitants value peace and consensus over the clash of lawsuits and lawyers.Vikram Amar, noted constitutional law scholar, named dean of U. of I. College of LawJul 6, 2015 9:00 am82 views Vikram Amar has been named the 13th dean of the College of Law, pending approval by the U. of I. Board of Trustees.Vegetable lovers should be viewed as different from fruit aficionadosNov 12, 2004 9:00 am2 views CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - Health educators and dietitians ought to be more precise the next time they advise Americans that "vegetables and fruit are good for you," according to a study by a nutritional expert at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.U.S. Supreme Court associate justice to lectureOct 16, 2002 9:00 am4 views CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - John Paul Stevens, an associate justice of the U.S. Supreme Court, will speak at the University of Illinois College of Law Oct. 25 (Friday) on the evolving role of government. His talk begins a new lecture series at the college.