Law Newshttp://law.wm.edu/rss/news.xmlLaw News RSSThu, 18 Sep 2008 17:22:09 -0400Cascade Serverweb@wm.eduDe Seta LL.M. '18 Featured in National Jurist story, "The Most Interesting LL.M. Students in the U.S."http://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/de-seta-ll.m.-18-featured-in-national-jurist-story,-the-most-interesting-ll.m.-students-in-the-u.s..phpAdriano de Seta LL.M. '18 was among 10 students from across the country profiled in a Fall 2017 National Jurist story titled "The Most Interesting LL.M. Students in the U.S."Thu, 19 Oct 2017 12:00:00 -0400VCPC to host Oct. 27 Conference on Recurrent Flooding and Military Readinesshttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/vcpc-to-host-oct.-27-conference-on-recurrent-flooding-and-military-readiness.phpSenior active duty and retired military officers, policy experts, and national, state and local officials will gather on October 27 in Williamsburg for “Defending Our Coasts: Ensuring Military Readiness and Economic Viability as Waters Rise,” the fifth annual conference presented by the Law School's Virginia Coastal Policy Center.Fri, 13 Oct 2017 14:15:00 -0400Virginia Coastal Policy Center Among VEE "Partners in Excellence" http://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/virginia-coastal-policy-center-among-vee-partners-in-excellence-.phpThe Law School's Virginia Coastal Policy Center was among 22 “Partners in Excellence” recognized by the Virginia Environmental Endowment (VEE) on October 5 during a special program in Richmond that marked the culmination of VEE’s year-long 40th anniversary celebration. Tue, 10 Oct 2017 21:25:00 -0400Former Ambassador Shari Woods Villarosa J.D. '78 Among Alumnae Panelists at Washington Women's Leadership Panelhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/former-ambassador-shari-woods-villarosa-j.d.-78-among--alumnae-panelists-at--washington-womens-leadership-panel.phpAmbassador Villarosa joined other alumnae panelists in a lively discussion of the changing roles of women in government and politics, as well as the challenges and opportunities facing female leaders.Mon, 09 Oct 2017 10:54:00 -0400Judge Eileen Olds J.D. '82 Among Honorees at Fall Alumni Association Banquethttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/judge-eileen-olds-j.d.-82-among-honorees-at-fall-alumni-association-banquet.phpJudge Olds was among recipients of the 2017 Douglas N. Morton ’62 Alumni Service Award recognized at fall banquet hosted on September 15 by William & Mary Alumni Association.Mon, 09 Oct 2017 10:30:00 -0400Tessa Tilton J.D. ’19 and Derek Trott ’18 Honored as 2017 Anderson Scholarshttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/tessa-tilton-j.d.-19-and-derek-trott-18-honored-as-2017-anderson-scholars.phpThe Anderson Scholars program, which began in 2010, awards student leaders and honors the contributions of the late Alvin P. Anderson ’70, J.D. ’72. Thu, 05 Oct 2017 17:00:00 -0400Law Alumnae Return for Sixth Annual Leadership Conferencehttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/law-alumnae-return-for-sixth-annual-leadership-conference.phpAlumnae share expertise and advice on mentoring with students at William & Mary Law School's Sixth Annual Leadership Conference.Wed, 04 Oct 2017 17:00:00 -0400LL.M. Students Explore the American Legal System and Life in Williamsburg http://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/llm-students-explore-the-american-legal-system-and-life-in-williamsburg.phpThere is plenty to learn and to enjoy for LL.M. students coming to Williamsburg to study the American law system.Tue, 03 Oct 2017 17:00:00 -0400Visiting Scholars Enrich William & Mary Law School Communityhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/visiting-scholars-enrich-william--mary-law-school-community.phpStudents and scholars from around the world come to W&M Law school through the International Scholar-in-Residence program.Mon, 25 Sep 2017 17:00:00 -0400Breckenridge’s Service to Students Recognized with Annual St. George Tucker Awardhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/breckenridges-service-to-students-recognized-with-annual-st.-george-tucker-award.phpProf. Tillman Breckenridge received the 2017-18 St. George Tucker Adjunct Professor of Law Award at the Law School's annual kickoff luncheon.Thu, 21 Sep 2017 17:00:00 -0400Law School Annual Fund Sets New Record for Twentieth Year in a Rowhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/law-school-annual-fund-sets-new-record.phpThanks to the generosity of alumni and friends, William & Mary Law School recently completed the most successful fundraising year in its history, receiving $8.27 million in Annual Fund contributions. For the twentieth year in a row, the Law School set a new Annual Fund record. Wed, 13 Sep 2017 09:53:00 -0400Professor Patricia Roberts '92 Appointed Vice Deanhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/professor-patricia-roberts-92-appointed-vice-dean.phpProfessor Roberts became Vice Dean of the Law School effective June 30. Tue, 05 Sep 2017 12:25:00 -0400Law360 Recognizes Bunch as Among "Rising Stars"http://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/law360-recognizes-bunch-as-among-rising-stars.phpS. Douglas Bunch ’02, J.D. ’06 was among a select group of attorneys under 40 designated as “Rising Stars” by Law360 in July. Mon, 04 Sep 2017 12:45:00 -0400Securities Law Expert Haeberle Joins Law School Facultyhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/securities-law-expert-haeberle-joins-law-school-faculty.phpWilliam & Mary Law School welcomes Kevin Haeberle to the faculty this fall.Tue, 29 Aug 2017 17:00:00 -0400New Online Program to Educate and Train Veterans, Attorneys and Advocateshttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/new-online-program-to-educate-and-train-veterans,-attorneys-and-advocates.phpThe Law School will offer an online certificate program beginning in August that is designed for anyone who wants to become a knowledgeable and effective advocate for veterans and service members seeking disability compensation benefits through the Department of Veterans Affairs.Mon, 28 Aug 2017 14:00:00 -0400W&M Clinic Victory in Fifth Circuit Court of Appealshttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/wm-clinic-victory-in-fifth-circuit-court-of-appeals.phpOn August 23, 2017, the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit affirmed a district court’s finding in favor of Appellee, Larry Walker, a client of the Appellate and Supreme Court Clinic. Sun, 27 Aug 2017 17:00:00 -0400Study in London: Drapers' Scholarship (Application Deadline: October 16, 2017)http://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/study-in-london-drapers-scholarship-application-deadline-october-16,-2017.phpThe Drapers' Scholarship competition is open to third-year students at William & Mary Law School and William & Mary law alumni who have graduated within the last two years. Thu, 24 Aug 2017 08:45:00 -0400Professor Oman Among Mormon Scholars Who File Brief in Trump v. International Refugee Assistance Projecthttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/professor-oman-among-mormon-scholars-who-file-brief-in-trump-v.-international-refugee-assistance-program.phpProfessor Nathan B. Oman and Anna-Rose Mathieson of the California Appellate Group LLP wrote a brief signed by 21 scholars of law and Mormon history filed Thursday in the U.S. Supreme Court attacking President Trump’s ban on immigrants and refugees from six Muslim nations. Fri, 18 Aug 2017 12:15:00 -0400Law School Welcomes New J.D. and LL.M. Studentshttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/law-school-welcomes-new-j.d.-and-ll.m.-students.phpThe Law School recently welcomed the J.D. Class of 2020, the LL.M. Class of 2018, and transfer and visiting students.Thu, 17 Aug 2017 17:00:00 -0400Advocates from Across Country Gather for Seventh Annual Institute for Special Education Advocacyhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/advocates-from-across-country-gather-for-seventh-annual-institute-for-special-education-advocacy.phpThe PELE Clinic, along with Wrightslaw, hosted the 7th annual Institute for Special Education Advocacy (“ISEA”) on July 30 through August 4, 2017 at the Law School. Tue, 15 Aug 2017 12:00:00 -0400