Publications, Testimony, Presentations - Taysen Van Itallie


Newark Star Ledger Op Ed’s:

All this Over a Parking Fine? Princeton Professor's Arrest Exposes a Need to Decriminalize Ticket Enforcement in New Jersey, March 27, 2016

Don’t Demote New Jersey’s Judges, October 16, 2012

More Lawyers, and More Affordable Law, September 20, 2012

An Embarrassing Fracas at State’s Top Court, January 5, 2011

New Jersey Law Journal Op Ed's:

Ethics-Rule Repeal Could Aid Consumers, Jobless Law Grads, December 30, 2013

Preventing the Next Coach Rice Debacle at Rutgers, September 5, 2013

Pro Bono is Not the Answer to the Access-to-Justice Crisis, January 21, 2013

Judicial Salaries and the Constitution: A Proposed Fix That Goes Too Far, December 26, 2011

Take a Generic Drug, But Don’t Call Your Lawyer in the Morning, May 23, 2011

Shed New Jersey’s “Sue Me” Image, February 14, 2011

Public Health is On the Line in Vaccine Act Pre-emption Case, November 29, 2010

European Court of Justice: No Privilege for In-House Counsel, September 20, 2010

Christie’s Assault on the Courts, New Jersey Law Journal, June 7, 2010


Instead of the Billable Hour, What? A Proposal for Litigators, Association of Corporate Counsel Docket, October 2009


Judiciary Committee of the Florida Senate on bill amending the standards for admission of expert evidence (January 2012)

Judiciary Committee of the New Jersey Assembly on bill providing for interlocutory appeal of class action certifications (June 2012).


Dispute Resolution Issues

Union International des Avocats World Mediation Forum, New York, NY: Panelist - Corporate Perspectives on International Mediation Services (July 2007).

CPR International Institute for Dispute Resolution Annual Meeting, New York, NY: Panelist - Drafting Contracts that Manage the Risk of Conflict (January 2006)

Global Center for Dispute Resolution Research Annual Conference, New York, NY: Panelist - Implication of Recent Survey Data on Future Trends Affecting International Arbitration (May 2005)  

CPR International Institute for Dispute Resolution Annual Meeting, New York, NY: Moderator - Continuing Challenges in Commercial Arbitration (January 2005)

European Business Mediation Congress, The Hague, Netherlands: Panelist - Who Uses Mediation? (October 2004)

CPR International Institute for Dispute Resolution Fall Meeting, Chicago, IL: Panelist - Measuring the Effectiveness of Corporate ADR Systems (October 2003)

Law Department Leadership Forum, Washington, DC: Presentation on Early Case Assessment at Johnson & Johnson (September 2003)

American Bar Association Section of Dispute Resolution Annual Conference, San Antonio, TX: Panelist - Measuring the Cost Savings of Corporate ADR Programs (March 2003)

CPR International Institute for Dispute Resolution, Spring Meeting, Seattle WA: Panelist - In house Insights: Managing Myths and Business Clients’ Resistance to Mediation (June 2002)

American Bar Association Section of Dispute Resolution, Annual Conference – Seattle, WA: Panelist - Corporate Dispute Resolution Programs (April 2002)

Other Issues

International Association of Defense Counsel, Corporate Counsel College, Chicago, IL: Panelist - Civil Justice Reform Issues (April 2008)

Lawyers for Civil Justice Annual Meeting, New York, NY: Panelist - Questioning the Conceptual Basis for Respondeat Superior Corporate Criminal Liability (December 2007)

Washington & Lee University Law School, Lexington, VA: Address to student body about life as in house litigator and in house counsel’s obligation to pursue civil justice reform activity (October 2007)

American Bar Association, Section of Litigation, National Institute on E-Discovery, Chicago, IL: Panelist on E-Discovery Amendments to Federal Rules of Civil Procedure (March 2007)

Lawyers for Civil Justice Annual Meeting, New York, NY:  Panelist - Commentary on Sedona April 2005 Draft Guidelines on Protective Orders, Confidentiality and Public Access in Civil Cases (December 2006)

Defense Research Institute Electronic Discovery Seminar, Washington, DC: Panelist - The Elements of a Corporate Business Process for Electronic Discovery and Records Management (May 2005)

Lawyers for Civil Justice Annual Meeting, New York, NY: Panelist - E-Discovery Best Policy / Best Practices (December 2004)

The Legal and Strategic Guide to E-Discovery, New York, NY: Panelist on The Latest Word on E-Discovery-Specific Procedural Rules (November 2004)

Defense Research Institute Annual Meeting, New Orleans, LA: Presentation on Managing Litigation in Problem Jurisdictions (May 2003)

Law Partnering Forum, Long Branch, NJ: Panelist on What In-House Counsel Want in Technology Solutions (November 2002)

Law Seminars International – Biotechnology and Pharmaceuticals, Atlanta, GA: Panelist - Conflict Management in Pharmaceutical Industry (April 2002)

New Jersey Corporate Counsel Association: – Panelist on Relationship Between Inside and Outside Counsel (December 2001)

Center for Corporate Counsel Innovation – Atlanta, GA: Presentation on Various J&J Law Department Activities (November 2000)

ALI-ABA Product Liability Seminar - San Francisco, CA: Presentation on Selection of Outside Counsel (August 2000)