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Dean Rick Cupp Featured in the Daily Journal and USA Today

Rick Cupp

Rick Cupp, associate dean for research and the John W. Wade Professor of Law, wrote an op-ed titled "Paint by Numbers," about ongoing lead paint litigation in California for the Los Angeles Daily Journal. The article was published on July 14, and is available online to subscribers only. (Non subscribers may to obtain a copy of the article.)

Dean Cupp was also interview by USA Today on July 15 regarding the possibility of several countries in Europe granting great apes the same legal rights as humans. Read the article here.

Dean Cupp teaches Products Liability, Remedies, and Torts. He has published numerous law review articles in journals such as the NYU Law Review, Northwestern University Law Review, University of Illinois Law Review, and George Washington Law Review.

He has also written extensively about moral issues surrounding animal law and has frequently participated in conferences, symposia, and media interviews addressing tort law and animal law issues.