Law Newshttp://law.wm.edu/rss/news.xmlLaw News RSSThu, 18 Sep 2008 17:22:09 -0400Cascade Serverweb@wm.eduW&M Receives $3 Million Gift from Henry C. ’64, J.D. ’66 and Dixie Davis Wolf http://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2014/wm-receives-3-million-gift-from-henry-c.-64,-j.d.-66-and-dixie-davis-wolf-.phpW&M alumnus and former university Rector Henry C. Wolf ’64, J.D. ’66 and his wife, Dixie Davis Wolf, have given $3 million to establish the the Law School's 1779 Scholars Fund and to create The Wolf Gallery at the university’s Muscarelle Museum of Art. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 17:00:00 -0400Cinderella in Court: Upcoming Fairy Tale Trial from William & Maryhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2014/cinderella-in-court-upcoming-fairy-tale-trial-from-william--mary.phpStarting this Saturday at 2 P.M. at the Kimball Theatre, William & Mary Law School's Once Upon a Crime is now open to the public for the first time.Wed, 10 Sep 2014 10:30:00 -0400Senator Warner Urges VA to Designate Puller Clinic as Center for Excellencehttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2014/senator-warner-urges-va-to-designate-puller-clinic-as-center-for-excellence.phpIn an August 27 letter to Secretary of Veterans Affairs Robert McDonald, U.S. Senator Mark R. Warner of Virginia urged him to designate the Puller Veterans Clinic at William & Mary Law School as a Veterans Center for Excellence.Mon, 01 Sep 2014 09:00:00 -0400W&M Law School Accepts the ALS Ice Bucket Challengehttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2014/wm-law-school-accepts-the-als-ice-bucket-challenge.phpWilliam & Mary Law School accepted the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge and raised more than $1,000 for ALS research.Thu, 28 Aug 2014 17:00:00 -0400Zime, "a Bistro With a Twist," Opens at Law Schoolhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2014/zime,--a-bistro-with-a-twist,-opens-at-law-school.phpThe Law School's student lounge received a major upgrade this summer, and has reopened as Zime, "a bistro with a twist."Wed, 27 Aug 2014 17:00:00 -0400Shin Directs William & Mary Law School’s Special Education Advocacy Clinichttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2014/shin-directs-william--mary-law-schools-special-education-advocacy-clinic.phpCrystal Shin is the Visiting Professor of Practice and Managing Attorney of the Parents Engaged for Learning Equality (PELE) Special Education Advocacy Clinic.Tue, 26 Aug 2014 17:00:00 -0400Law School Welcomes New Studentshttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2014/law-school-welcomes-new-students.phpThe Law School recently welcomed the J.D. Class of 2017, the LL.M. Class of 2015, and transfer and visiting students.Tue, 26 Aug 2014 15:49:00 -0400Professors Darian M. Ibrahim and Sarah R. Wasserman Rajec Join Facultyhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2014/professors-darian-m.-ibrahim-and-sarah-r.-wasserman-join-faculty.phpTwo new professors joined the faculty in July: Darian M. Ibrahim and Sarah R. Wasserman Rajec.Tue, 26 Aug 2014 05:04:00 -0400Law School to Host 11th Annual Brigham-Kanner Property Rights Conference Oct. 30-31http://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2014/law-school-to-host-eleventh-annual-property-rights-conference-on-oct.-30-31.phpAttorney Michael M. Berger of Manatt will be honored during the event.Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:20:00 -0400Study in London: Drapers' Scholarship (Deadline, Oct. 15)http://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2014/call-for-applications-2014-15-drapers-scholarship-deadline,-oct-15.phpThe scholarship competition is open to third-year law students at William & Mary and William & Mary law alumni who graduated within the last two years.Fri, 22 Aug 2014 11:37:00 -0400Alumni and Friends Contribute Record-Breaking Funds to Law School in FY 2014http://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2014/alumni-and-friends-contribute-record-breaking-funds-to-law-school-in-fy-2014.phpWilliam & Mary Law School's alumni and friends supported the School in record-breaking numbers during the fiscal year that ended June 30, 2014.Fri, 08 Aug 2014 17:00:00 -0400W&M Takes Home Attorney General's Cup in "Legal Food Frenzy"http://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2014/law-students-collect-nearly-5,000-pounds-of-food-for-the-areas-needy.phpFor the first time in the competition’s history, William & Mary Law School took home the Attorney General’s Cup after collecting 4,961 pounds of food for those in need during the eighth annual Legal Food Frenzy.Mon, 28 Jul 2014 16:00:00 -0400Hoagland Named Director of William & Mary Law School’s Virginia Coastal Policy Clinichttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2014/hoagland-named-director-of-william--mary-law-schools-virginia-coastal-policy-clinic.phpRoy A. Hoagland has been named a Visiting Professor of Practice and Director of William & Mary Law School's Virginia Coastal Policy Clinic. Wed, 16 Jul 2014 17:00:00 -0400Supreme Court Cites Gershowitz in Ruling Rejecting Warrantless Cell Phone Searcheshttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2014/supreme-court-cites-professor-adam-gershowitz-in-unanimous-ruling-rejecting-warrantless-cell-phone-searches.phpIn the Supreme Court’s unanimous opinion on cell phone searches, Chief Justice John Roberts twice cited an amicus brief authored by W&M Law School Professor Adam M. Gershowitz.Thu, 26 Jun 2014 17:00:00 -0400Video: Professors Meese and Oman on Hobby Lobby and RFRA Personshttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2014/video-professors-meese-and-oman-on-hobby-lobby-and-why-for-profit-corporations-are-rfra-persons.phpWilliam & Mary Law Professors Alan Meese and Nathan B. Oman discuss a number of issues concerning the Hobby Lobby case.Fri, 20 Jun 2014 17:00:00 -0400W&M Law School Faculty Experts on U.S. Supreme Court Opinionshttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2014/wm-law-school-faculty-experts-on-scotus-opinions.phpW&M faculty will be available to comment on U.S. Supreme Court opinions as they are made available.Thu, 12 Jun 2014 13:00:00 -0400Virginia Environmental Endowment Funds Two William & Mary Initiativeshttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2014/virginia-environmental-endowment-funds-two-william--mary-initiatives.phpThe W.M. Keck Environmental Field Lab and the Law School's Virginia Coastal Policy Clinic are among initiatives receiving funding.Mon, 09 Jun 2014 16:00:00 -0400Timothy Zick Named Godwin Professor of Lawhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2014/timothy-zick-named-godwin-professor-of-law.phpTimothy Zick, a member of the William & Mary Law School faculty and a highly regarded constitutional law scholar, has been named the Mills E. Godwin, Jr., Professor of Law. Mon, 09 Jun 2014 10:41:00 -0400William E. Hoffmann, Jr. '67, J.D. '77 Receives Law School Association's Citizen-Lawyer Awardhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2014/william-e.-hoffmann,-jr.-67,-j.d.-77-receives-law-school-associatons-citizen-lawyer-award.phpThe award, the Association's highest recognition, is given annually to a graduate or friend of the Law School who has made "a lifetime commitment to citizenship and leadership."Wed, 28 May 2014 10:40:00 -0400Latoya C. Asia J.D. '09 Honored with Law School Association's Taylor Reveley Awardhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2014/latoya-c.-asia-j.d.-09-honored-with-law-school-associations-taylor-reveley-award.phpThe award is named in honor of William & Mary President and former Law School Dean Taylor Reveley, and recognizes outstanding commitment to public service by an alumnus or alumna who has graduated in the previous 10 years. Wed, 28 May 2014 08:00:00 -0400