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Paul Moorman
USC Gould School of Law

Paul Moorman

Senior Law Librarian, Research Services/Foreign and International Law and Adjunct Assistant Professor of Law

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Last Updated: August 5, 2021




Paul Moorman is USC Gould School of Law’s Foreign & International Law Senior Librarian. Moorman has a BA, cum laude, from Saint Louis University and a JD from Washington University School of Law. He practiced health care law in Chicago for numerous years and is a member is the Illinois Bar. In 2003, he received a MS in Library and Information Science from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

While enrolled at the University of Illinois, Moorman worked as a Graduate Assistant Librarian in the Government Documents Library. Prior to joining USC Gould, Moorman was a Reference/Electronic Services Librarian at Pepperdine University School of Law in Malibu. His publications include "Mining Information Gold in the Blogosphere," AALL Spectrum (2004), “Gerontology and the Law: A Selected Annotated Bibliography: 2000-2005,” 80 Southern California Law Review 1077 (2007), and numerous book reviews and newsletter articles. He is active in the Southern California Association of Law Libraries and American Association of Law Libraries, including its Academic Law Libraries and Foreign, Comparative, and International Law Special Interest Sections.

FACULTY IN THE NEWS

Bloomberg Government
June 22, 2022
Re: Franita Tolson

Franita Tolson was interviewed about how federal lawsuits from North Carolina, Alabama, and Arkansas test the limits of the Voting Rights Act, the boundaries of state government authority, and the ability of voting rights groups to file racial gerrymandering cases. “These doctrines and approaches in these cases fundamentally reset the rules of the game,” she said. “In 2030 we will live in a completely different world than we lived in in 2020, and 2020 was not favorable to minority voters at all.”

RECENT SCHOLARSHIP

Robin Craig
March, 2022

"Saltwater Sovereignty: Tribal Marine Management Authority Along the Pacific Coast.” Online Environmental Law Workshop. University of Maryland School of Law, Baltimore, MD.

Daniel Klerman
March, 2022

“Comment on Choi, Erickson, & Pritchard, ‘Coalitions among Plaintiffs’ Attorneys in Securities Class Actions’,” Conference on Empirical Legal Studies, Virtual, Toronto, ON, Canada.

Robin Craig
March, 2022

“Who’s on First? The Mind-Blowing Attempt to Conceptualize Deference in the Midst of Decision Delays and Agency Repeals,” J.B. and Maurice C. Shapiro Environmental Law Symposium for the George Washington University School of Law, Virtual, Washington, D.C.