Faculty News

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    Logan on Providence's Corporate Lawsuits
    David Logan discusses a series of corporate lawsuits filed in recent months by the City of Providence -- and how they might help the city's bottom line.
  • Logan on BP's Settlement Appeal
    Professor David Logan shares class action law expertise on the uphill battle BP faces with Supreme Court settlement appeal
  • 38 Studios
    Chung on 38 Studios Settlement
    Professor John Chung weighs in on the implications of a settlement deal between the State of Rhode Island and two defendants in the 38 Studios lawsuit.


The Honorable Sheldon Whitehouse

The Honorable Sheldon Whitehouse
Adjunct Professor of Law
U.S. Senator from RI

The Honorable Sheldon Whitehouse is the junior Senator from Rhode Island in the United States Senate.  Senator Whitehouse was elected to the Senate in 2006 and serves on the Budget Committee, the Environment and Public Works Committee and the Judiciary Committee as well as several other Senate Committees.  Prior to his election to the Senate, he served as Director of Business Regulation for the state of Rhode Island, U.S. Attorney for Rhode Island, and Attorney General of Rhode Island.