He brings to the Blog expertise in business law (including the federal securities laws), criminal law and nonprofit organizations. A graduate of the University of Pennsylvania Law School, Professor Chaffee practiced at Jones Day before joining the academy. His teaching load includes, in addition to business organizations and securities regulation, courses on white collar crime, small business planning, ethics, and nonprofit organizations.
Professor Chaffee’s scholarship currently focuses on financial regulatory reform with an emphasis on international regulation and regulation of the Internet. He also researches and writes about the application of moral psychology, neuroscience and behavioral economics to business ethics. His SSRN page is here.