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Vanessa Zimmer

Vanessa Zimmer

Lecturer in Law

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

Last Updated: July 28, 2020




Vanessa Zimmer is a seasoned transactional, privacy and data protection attorney committed to effective, pragmatic solutions to complex issues that span numerous industries and geographies. Having almost 15 years of both in-house and external counsel experience, Zimmer is passionate about making the law work for businesses and consumers.

With California and Illinois bar memberships, Zimmer is also a certified information privacy professional/U.S. Zimmer currently teaches contract drafting and negotiation and is also developing an information risk management course.

FACULTY IN THE NEWS

San Francisco Chronicle
April 14, 2021
Re: Jean Lantz Reisz

Jean Reisz was interviewed about the Ninth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisco's rejection of an earlier U.S. Board of Immigration Appeals decision that denied asylum to Salvadoran sisters who were harassed by a gang. “Their journey to asylum has been difficult and longer than it should have been,” she said. The judge and the board “ignored the evidence and denied lifesaving relief to the twins based on unlawful conclusions” that the court has now overturned. The article also appeared in Microsoft News.

RECENT SCHOLARSHIP

Michael Simkovic
February, 2021

"Income Taxes and Work Hours," University of Virginia Law and Economics Workshop, University of Virginia Law School, Charlottesville, VA.

Dorothy S. Lund
February, 2021

“The Corporate Governance Machine” (with Elizabeth Pollman), 122 Columbia Law Review (forthcoming 2022)

Michael Simkovic
February, 2021

“Income Taxes & Work Hours,” Florida Tax Review.