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Connie Becker

Connie Becker

Lecturer in Law

699 Exposition Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90089-0074 USA Room: 338

Last Updated: November 8, 2017




Connie Becker is a lecturer in law and teaches legal writing at USC Gould School of Law. Her experience includes two decades of legal practice as a civil litigator in Los Angeles in the areas of general business and banking litigation, insurance coverage and bad faith, and premises liability. In addition, she has worked at a Los Angeles insurance brokerage company, advising clients under directors and officer’s and professional liability policies, assisting with the negotiation and resolution of complex claims. She received her JD from UC Davis King Hall School of Law. She graduated Phi Beta Kappa from the University of Redlands with degrees in English/Writing and Political Science.

FACULTY IN THE NEWS

Bloomberg BNA
April 18, 2019
Re: Orin Kerr

Orin Kerr discussed a case that asks whether or not suspects have a legal obligation to unlock their smartphones for investigators. "In light of the lower court disagreement, the U.S. Supreme Court is likely to take on this issue in the next few years," said Kerr. "In the meantime, state and lower federal courts are grappling with it."

RECENT SCHOLARSHIP

Jonathan Barnett
February, 2019

"Antitrust Overreach: Undoing Cooperative Standardization in the Digital Economy," Michigan Technology Law Review.

Dorothy S. Lund
February, 2019

“Nonvoting Shares and Efficient Corporate Governance,” Law Faculty Workshop, Pepperdine School of Law, Malibu, CA.

Gregory Keating
February, 2019

Gregory Keating presented and commented on Margaret Gilberts' "Rights And Demands," at the Rights and Demands Conference held by the University of California, Irvine Center for Law and Philosophy.