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Last Updated: May 24, 2017
Josh Lockman is a lecturer in law at USC Law, where he teaches international law and U.S. foreign policy. From 2008 to 2010, he was an associate at Latham & Watkins LLP in Los Angeles. He received a BA from Yale University in 2004 and graduated from USC Law in 2008.
Lockman is a Fellow with the Truman National Security Project, and a member of the Pacific Council on International Policy. He has been interviewed by Al Jazeera and the Los Angeles Times, and has been published in the Huffington Post and Foreign Policy Digest. Lockman is currently conducting research on the impact of the rise of Iran on Israeli-Arab relations.
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Franita Tolson was quoted in the New Yorker about the legal challenges likely to follow the 2020 presidential election. “You will still see many claims that absentee ballots have been wrongly rejected, and those will lead to court cases," Tolson said. "The fact that we are generating lots of voting by mail will generate a lot of litigation.”
"Lessons from Luckin Coffee: The Underappreciated Risks of Variable Interest Entities," Columbia Law School Blue Sky Blog, July 28, 2020.
"Big is not necessarily bad," The Hill, July 30, 2020.
“The Death of the Income Tax (or, The Rise of America's Universal Wage Tax),” Indiana Law Journal 95 (2020): 1233.