Faculty News for Michael M. Oswalt
Michael M. Oswalt
Assistant Professor of Law
B.A., Haverford College
M.T.S. (Master of Theological Studies), Duke University
J.D., Duke University
Phone: (815) 753-2066
Professor Oswalt Publishes Piece in Huffington Post
Assistant Professor of Law Michael Oswalt wrote a piece for the February 13, 2014 Politics Blog portion of the Huffington Post. The piece details his opinion on the ramifications of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit revoking the right to strike in the Aircraft Service International v. Working Washington case.
Professor Oswalt Quoted in Article on Airline Union Issues
Assistant Professor of Law Michael Oswalt was quoted in Steve Wilhelm's December 10, 2013 article in the Puget Sound Business Journal. The article deals with the potential for airline manufacturer Boeing to engage in legal action with its largest union over keeping construction of the Beoing 777X in the state of Washington. Professor Oswalt has experience involving the law and labor unions stemming from his time working for the Service Employees International Union.
Professor Michael Oswalt Writes Op-Ed on Labor Law for Chicago Sun-Times
On September 10, 2013, Assistant Professor of Law Michael Oswalt wrote an op-ed for the Chicago Sun-Times. The piece discussed United States labor law in the context of the recent work stoppages at fast food restaurants and retail stores through the nation. Professor Oswalt formerly worked for the Service Employees International Union, which supports the fast food and retail strikes.