Jim Chen, Will Hilyerd, and Virginia Smith each published short articles in the July 2007 edition of the Bench & Bar. That issue was dedicated to Legal Education. "Serving all Kentuckians: Making Legal Education Available to our Rural and Minority Communities" by Dean James M. Chen, Dean Dennis R. Honabach and Dean Allan W. Vestal. "Legal Education and the Building of a Better Commonwealth" by Dean James M. Chen. "IT and Legal Education" by Will Hilyerd, Thomas Hughes, Michael Losavio, and Virginia M. Smith.
Susan Kosse was recently reappointed to the Commission on the Status of Women by President Ramsey. She also was elected vice-chair for the next two years.
David Leibson put on a program for Dr. Jeff Callen, Head of Dermatology at the U of L Med School, some residents and med students which would introduce them to some of the basic concepts of tort law. He prepared problems dealing with duty in general, informed consent, medical battery, duty to warn or help, etc.
Grace Giesel took part in a CLE presentation sponsored by the LBA Solo/Small Firm Practice Section. She presented "Professional Responsibility Issues for Small Firm Practice."
Jim Jones' review of Professor Elyn R. Saks's book "The Center Cannot Hold: My Journey Through Madness," appeared on page A9 of the September 15 Courier-Journal.