Law Newshttp://law.wm.edu/rss/news.xmlLaw News RSSThu, 18 Sep 2008 17:22:09 -0400Cascade Serverweb@wm.eduVirginia Coastal Policy Clinic Has a New Namehttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/virginia-coastal-policy-clinic-has-a-new-name.phpThe Law School’s Virginia Coastal Policy Clinic, created in 2012, has been renamed the Virginia Coastal Policy Center, the school announced today.Fri, 22 May 2015 10:30:00 -0400William & Mary’s Puller Veterans Benefits Clinic Receives $25k Grant from Dominionhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/william--marys-puller-veterans-benefits-clinic-receives-25k-grant-from-dominion.phpDominion Virginia Power is helping veterans with a grant to the Law School's Puller Veterans Benefits Clinic.Thu, 21 May 2015 17:00:00 -0400"A Time of Consequence": Rice, Gates Reflect on Public Servicehttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/a-time-of-consequence-rice,-gates-refect-on-public-service.phpAbout 30 William & Mary student leaders got a peek beyond the headlines – and beyond the official titles – during an intimate chat Friday with Condoleezza Rice and Robert Gates.Tue, 19 May 2015 15:11:00 -0400James W. McGlothlin Receives Law School Association’s Citizen-Lawyer Awardhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/james-w.-mcglothlin-receives-law-school-associations-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."Tue, 19 May 2015 12:00:00 -0400Gates Urges Law Graduates to Spend Time in Public Servicehttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/gates-urges-law-graduates-to-spend-time-in-public-service.phpFormer Secretary of Defense and William & Mary Chancellor Robert M. Gates urged the Law School's Class of 2015 to embrace public service as one of the "duties and responsibilities that come with citizenship" in his address at the Law School's May 17 Diploma Ceremony.Tue, 19 May 2015 10:22:00 -0400Puller Veterans Benefits Clinic Receives Support from Dominionhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/puller-veterans-benefits-clinic-receives-support-from-dominion.phpA $25,000 grant to the clinic from the Dominion Foundation will help veterans navigate through disability compensation claims; a new advocacy program will also receive seed funding.Tue, 19 May 2015 00:21:00 -0400W&M Wins "Legal Food Frenzy" Cup for Second Year in a Row http://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/wm-wins-legal-food-frenzy-cup-for-second-year-in-a-row-.phpIn April 2015, the faculty, staff, students, and friends of William & Mary Law School again led Virginia law schools in food and money donations toward the cause of easing hunger in Virginia. Fri, 08 May 2015 17:00:00 -0400Robert M. Gates to Speak at Diploma Ceremonyhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/robert-m.-gates-to-speak-at-diploma-ceremony.phpWilliam & Mary Chancellor Robert M. Gates '65, L.H.D. '98 will speak at William & Mary Law School's diploma ceremony on Sunday, May 17. Thu, 07 May 2015 17:00:00 -0400Class of 2015 Breaks Class Gift Participation Record With 92 Percenthttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/class-of-2015-breaks-class-gift-pledge-record-with-92-percent.php92 percent of the the Class of 2015 has pledged to the 3L Class Gift.Tue, 05 May 2015 17:00:00 -0400Ali's Run Raises More than $7,500 for Bone Marrow Drivehttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/alis-run-raises-more-than-7,500-for-bone-marrow-drive.phpThe 11th annual Ali's Run was a great success for the Bone Marrow Drive this year.Tue, 05 May 2015 17:00:00 -0400Red Hot Law Reunions Commit to Excellence Through Class Giftshttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/red-hot-law-reunions-commit-to-excellence-through-class-gifts.phpDuring this year's Alumni Weekend, 10 reunion classes announced a total of $1.975 million in gifts and multi-year pledges for the Law School.Tue, 05 May 2015 00:00:00 -0400Singer to Receive 2015 Brigham-Kanner Property Rights Prizehttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/singer-to-receive-2015-brigham-kanner-property-rights-prize.phpJoseph 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. Fri, 17 Apr 2015 14:56:00 -0400Four Law Faculty Honored with Plumeri Awardshttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/four-law-faculty-honored-with-plumeri-awards.phpProfessors Jeffrey Bellin, Evan Criddle, Adam Gershowitz, and Allison Orr Larsen are among 20 W&M faculty to receive 2015 Plumeri Awards for Faculty Excellence.Tue, 14 Apr 2015 08:52:00 -0400Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims Holds Hearinghttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/veterans-claims-court-holds-hearing-at-law-school.phpCourt 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.Sun, 12 Apr 2015 18:00:00 -0400Clerking for the Highest Courthttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/faculty-on-experiences-as-scotus-clerks.phpProfessors Nancy Combs, Allison Orr Larsen, Alan Meese, and James Stern talk about their experiences clerking for justices of the U.S. Supreme Court.Fri, 10 Apr 2015 15:45:00 -0400W&M to Test New Trial Technologies Including the World's First Remote Jurorhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/wm-to-test-trial-technologies-including-the-worlds-first-remote-jurory.phpOn Saturday, April 11, at at 1 p.m., the Center for Legal and Court Technology will try an experimental stock fraud case in order to test a number of cutting edge technologies. Sun, 05 Apr 2015 21:30:00 -0400BLSA Symposium on Race and the Law Brings Together Distinguished Panel for Town Hall Discussionhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/blsa-symposium-on-race-and-the-law-brings-together-distinguished-panel-for-town-hall-discussion.phpThe theme of BLSA's annual symposium on race and the law was "Where Do We Go From Here: Community or Chaos? A Conversation on Race, Law, and Current Events."Tue, 31 Mar 2015 17:05:00 -0400Harvard Law Professor Vicki Jackson Presents 2015 Cutler Lecturehttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/harvard-law-professor-vicki-jackson-presents-2015-cutler-lecture.phpVicki Jackson, Thurgood Marshall Professor of Constitutional Law at Harvard Law School, recently delivered William & Mary Law School's Annual James Goold Cutler Lecture.Tue, 31 Mar 2015 17:00:00 -0400Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring Discusses His Role in Equal Rightshttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/virginia-attorney-general-mark-herring-discusses-his-role-in-equal-rights.phpVirginia Attorney General Mark Herring recently spoke at William & Mary Law School about the role of the attorney general.Tue, 31 Mar 2015 17:00:00 -0400W&M Law to Host April 3 Conference on Infectious Diseases in Post-Conflict Zoneshttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/wm-law-to-host-conference-on-infectious-diseases-in-post-conflict-zones.phpOn April 3rd, William & Mary Law School will host experts, policy makers, and advocates for a discussion of current and future challenges with regards to infectious diseases in post-conflict communities around the world. 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