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Professor Singer
Singer to Receive 2015 Brigham-Kanner Property Rights Prize

Joseph William Singer, Bussey Professor of Law at Harvard Law School, will receive the 2015 Brigham-Kanner Property Rights Prize at the 12th annual conference on Oct. 1-2 sponsored by the William & Mary Property Rights Project, the Law School announced today.

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Four Law Faculty Honored with Plumeri Awards

Professors Jeffrey Bellin, Evan Criddle, Adam Gershowitz, and Allison Orr Larsen are among 20 W&M faculty to receive 2015 Plumeri Awards for Faculty Excellence.

Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims Holds Hearing

Court was in session on Wednesday, April 1, when the U.S. Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims heard oral arguments in William & Mary Law School’s McGlothlin Courtroom.

Clerking for the Highest Court

Professors Nancy Combs, Allison Orr Larsen, Alan Meese, and James Stern talk about their experiences clerking for justices of the U.S. Supreme Court.

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W&M Law Hosts Virginia Water Quality Conference

On March 27th-28th, William & Mary Law School will host Congressman Rob Wittman and other policymakers, experts, and advocates for a discussion of current and future challenges to Virginia's water quality.

ACUS Chairman Paul Verkuil
Learning About ACUS from Chairman Paul Verkuil

On Feb. 12, Paul Verkuil, chairman of the Administrative Conference of the United States, and William & Mary president emeritus, gave his audience a primer on the agency.

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Washington, D.C., Semester Externship Program

Six third-year students completed externships in Washington in Fall 2014. The new D.C. program builds on the Law School's highly successful externship program that has been in place for many years.

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General Assembly Includes Funding for W&M's Puller Clinic in State Budget

The Law School's Lewis B. Puller, Jr. Veterans Benefits Clinic is slated to receive $245,000 in funding from the Commonwealth of Virginia in FY2015/16 through the state budget passed by the Virginia General Assembly last week. This legislation is now before Governor McAuliffe for his approval.

Sara Khan
British Muslim Human Rights Activist to Speak at W&M

Sara Khan, director of Inspire, a women's human rights and counter-terrorism organization which seeks to address inequalities facing British Muslim women, is the 2015 Kraemer Middle East Distinguished Scholar-in-Residence. She will give two lectures in March. Both are free and the public is welcome.