Tuesday, April 17, 2012
Mark Sidel, Doyle-Bascom Professor of Law and Public Affairs at the University of Wisconsin, received the Outstanding Academic Award in the ABA Business Law Section's annual Outstanding Lawyer Awards for 2012 (see the University's announcement here). Sidel's research and writing focuses on the nonprofit sector and philanthropy, both domestic and international. He has previously served in program positions with the Ford Foundation in Beijing, Hanoi, Bangkok and New Delhi, focusing on philanthropy and the nonprofit sector, legal reform, and governance. In addition to academia, Mark serves in numerous capacities in the nonprofit community.