Timothy S. Hall

Professor of Law

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Professor Hall graduated from the Cornell Law School in 1993, and joined the faculty of the University of Louisville Brandeis School of Law in 1999. Before joining the Louisville faculty, he practiced law with the corporate law department and health care law practice group of Taft, Stettinius and Hollister in Cincinnati, Ohio.


At Louisville, Professor Hall has taught courses in Contracts, Torts, Products Liability, Insurance Law and Health Law.  His research interests and publications are primarily in the fields of drug and medical device liability and mental health law. He has presented scholarly work at regional, national and international conferences; most recently at the University of Akron's annual IP Roundtable.  Professor Hall's most recent article,  The Quantified Self Movement: Legal Challenges and Benefits of Personal Biometric Data Tracking, appears in the Akron Intellectual Property Journal. He has served as President of the Central States Law School Association and Chair of the AALS Section on Mental Disability and the Law.


Courses Taught

Contracts I & II

Health Reform: Law, Policy and Society

Insurance Law

Mental Health, Psychiatry and the Law


The Quantified Self Movement: Legal Challenges and Benefits of Personal Biometric Data Tracking, 7 Akron Intell. Prop. J. 27 (2014)


 Regulating Direct-To-Consumer Advertising With Tort Law: Is The Law Finally Catching Up With The Market? in Symposium on Health Care Technology: Regulation and Reimbursement, 31 W. New Eng. L. Rev. 333 (2009)


The Status of Part-Time Evening Programs in Symposium: The Evolution of J.D. Programs -- Is Non-Traditional Becoming More Traditional?, 38 Sw. L. Rev. 599 (2009)


Contributor, Roundtable on Health Care Law and Intellectual Property, University of Akron College of Law (2012)


Basics of Malpractice Law, Department of Audiology, University of Louisville School of Medicine (October 1, 2012)


The Affordable Care Act in the Supreme Court, Louisville Democratic Club, Louisville, KY (2011)


Constitutionality of the Affordable Care Act, University of Louisville Federalist Society (2011)


Panelist, Symposium on the Status of Part-Time Legal Education, Southwestern Law School, Los Angeles, CA (February 2009)


Contributor, Symposium on Health Care Technology: Regulation and Reimbursement,  Western New England College of Law (2009)

University and Community Service

University of Louisville Human Subjects Protection Committee for Social Science and Behavioral Research

Affiliated Faculty, M.A Program in Bioethics and Medical Humanities