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Professor Amy Monahan co-authored an opinion piece in The Hill on the merits of an employer-focused public health care option. The op-ed argues that the Unity Task Force’s recent recommendations miss the opportunity to…

The California Supreme Court cited the work of Professor Amy Monahan in Cal Fire Local 2881 v. California Public Employees’ Retirement System, a case addressing whether certain changes to public employee pensions enacted…

Professor Monahan was interviewed by KARE 11, an NBC affiliate, about Texas v. United States, a decision that found the Affordable Care Act’s individual mandate to be unconstitutional and inseverable from the rest of…

Professor Monahan was a guest on Los Angeles Public Radio’s “AirTalk” program to discuss Cal Fire Local 2881 v. California Public Employees’ Retirement System, a California Supreme Court case that will determine…

Professor Amy Monahan was cited in MarketWatch about proposals to expand the use of Health Savings Accounts as part of efforts aimed at repealing and replacing the Affordable Care Act. She discussed how the cost-saving…

Professors Amy Monahan and Susan Wolf have been elected to the American Law Institute (ALI), the leading independent organization in the United States producing scholarly work to clarify, modernize and improve the law. The ALI…
Professor Amy Monahan was quoted in a New York Times article regarding a pending case in Rhode Island challenging broad changes to public employee pensions in the state. The article stated: "Rhode Island's effort is 'the clearest…
Professor Amy Monahan was cited in a New York Times article entitled "Questions Answered About Pension Plans…
Professor Amy Monahan was interviewed for WCCO's "Good Question" segment regarding the current state of pensions for U.S. workers. The question was triggered by the exchange between the presidential candidates during the October…
Professor Amy Monahan addressed the National Conference of State Legislatures at their 2012 Legislative Summit in Chicago. Monahan's remarks addressed the legal issues surrounding public pension plan reform. Her talk was also…
Professor Amy Monahan's article on California's public-sector pension law, published in the Iowa Law Review, was cited in a Marin Independent Journal op-ed entitled "Time to Challenge State Pension Law." The author stated that…
Professor Amy Monahan was quoted in The Wall Street Journal regarding a recent ballot initiative in San Jose, California that approved changes to pension benefits for current city workers. Monahan noted that the court challenge to the…