Law Newshttp://law.wm.edu/rss/news.xmlLaw News RSSThu, 18 Sep 2008 17:22:09 -0400Cascade Serverweb@wm.eduAlumni Mock Interview Program Prepares 1Ls for Summer Job Searcheshttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/alumni-mock-interview-program-prepares-1ls-for-summer-job-searches.phpThe annual Alumni Mock Interview Program for 1Ls, held this year on January 30 in collaboration with the Legal Practice Program, is designed to ensure students are prepared for their summer job searches and beyond.Sun, 01 Mar 2015 00:00:00 -0500Angela Ciccolo Addresses Law School at BLSA Wilder Speaker Serieshttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/angela-ciccolo-addresses-law-school-at-blsa-wilder-speaker-series.phpAngela Ciccolo recently gave a lecture entitled "You Can Change the World," detailing how a lawyer’s work can be a force of change in the world.Tue, 24 Feb 2015 17:00:00 -0500William & Mary Law Professor Investigates Judicial Ethics Complaint on Behalf of Federal Courtshttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/william--mary-law-professor-investigates-judicial-ethics-complaint-on-behalf-of-federal-courts.phpIn August 2013 a three-judge Special Committee appointed Bellin as Special Counsel to investigate a misconduct complaint filed against a prominent federal judge.Tue, 24 Feb 2015 13:46:00 -0500British Muslim Human Rights Activist to Speak at W&Mhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/british-muslim-human-rights-activist-to-speak-at-wm.phpSara 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.Thu, 19 Feb 2015 16:31:00 -0500Law School Hosts Pre-Election Litigation Symposium on Feb. 26http://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/law-school-to-host-symposium-on-pre-election-litigation-on-feb.-26.phpThe 9th Annual Election Law Symposium will feature nationally prominent election attorneys, voting rights advocates, and a former Texas Solicitor General.Wed, 04 Feb 2015 16:00:00 -0500National Experts Convene on Feb. 20-21 to Discuss the Future of Plea Bargaininghttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/national-experts-convene-on-feb.-20-21-to-discuss-the-future-of-plea-bargaining.phpThis month, nearly two-dozen of the most prominent criminal procedure scholars in the nation will convene at William & Mary Law School to discuss the future of plea bargaining in the United States.Wed, 04 Feb 2015 12:56:00 -0500Public Service Fund: Calling for Donations for Its Annual Auctionhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/public-service-fund-call-for-donations-for-its-annual-auction.phpPSF is calling on alumni, faculty, students, and friends for donations for this year’s Auction. Tue, 03 Feb 2015 15:42:00 -0500Constitutional Conversations Celebrates Five-Year Anniversaryhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/constitutional-conversations-celebrates-five-year-anniversary.phpOn February 5 at 6:30 p.m. Constitutional Conversations will celebrate its five-year anniversary with a panel discussion at the Williamsburg Regional Library. Mon, 02 Feb 2015 22:20:00 -0500Alumnus Bill Hoffmann Shares Why Pro Bono Work Mattershttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2014/alumnus-bill-hoffmann-shares-why-pro-bono-work-matters.phpWilliam E. Hoffmann, Jr. '67, J.D. '77 visited campus for two days this fall as both a Dunn Fellow and a Williamson Fellow.Tue, 16 Dec 2014 12:04:00 -0500Labor Attorney Garland Helps Law Students Take Charge of Their Careershttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2014/labor-attorney-garland-helps-law-students-take-charge-of-their-careers.phpDavid Garland '80 recently returned to W&M Law School to share advice on how law students can take charge of their careers.Mon, 15 Dec 2014 17:00:00 -0500Sen. Tim Kaine Provides Keynote at William & Mary Coastal Policy Conferencehttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2014/sen.-tim-kaine-provides-keynote-at-william--mary-coastal-policy-conference.phpU.S. Senator for Virginia Tim Kaine was keynote speaker at a Dec. 5 conference hosted by W&M Law School's Virginia Coastal Policy Clinic.Tue, 09 Dec 2014 17:00:00 -0500Jeffrey Ambroziak J.D. '98 on Cartography, 3D Moon Maps, and Writing Patentshttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2014/jeffrey-ambroziak-j.d.-98-on-cartography,-3d-moon-maps,-and-writing-patents.phpThe Student Intellectual Property Society welcomed alumnus Jeffrey Ambroziak J.D. '98 on November 21 as he presented a talk detailing his journey to becoming the cartographer and inventor he is today. Wed, 03 Dec 2014 15:58:00 -0500Breckenridge Addresses Law Students at L. Douglas Wilder Speaker Series Lecturehttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2014/breckenridge-addresses-law-students-at-l.-douglas-wilder-speaker-series-lecture.phpProf. Tillman J. Breckenridge recently gave the second lecture in the W&M Black Law Students Association L. Douglas Wilder Speaker Series.Wed, 26 Nov 2014 17:00:00 -0500Meese Joins with Other Antitrust Scholars in Amicus Brief in O'Bannon v. NCAAhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/meese-joins-with-other-antitrust-scholars-in-amicus-brief-in-obannon-v.-ncaa.phpWilliam & Mary Law School Professor Alan J. Meese has joined an amicus brief with 14 other antitrust scholars in O'Bannon v. NCAA.Mon, 24 Nov 2014 13:00:00 -0500Meese Joins with Other Antitrust Scholars in Amicus Brief in O'Bannon v. NCAAhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2014/meese-joins-with-other-antitrust-scholars-in-amicus-brief-in-obannon-v.-ncaa.phpWilliam & Mary Law School Professor Alan J. Meese has joined an amicus brief with 14 other antitrust scholars in O'Bannon v. NCAA.Mon, 24 Nov 2014 13:00:00 -0500Law Students Collect 4,114 Food Items to Help Local Communityhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2014/law-students-collect-more-4,114-food-items-for-local-community.phpStudents at William & Mary Law School set aside their studies on Friday, Nov. 21, to participate in the 14th annual Thanksgiving Basket Competition sponsored by the Black Law Students Association.Mon, 24 Nov 2014 12:00:00 -0500Law School Celebrates Groundbreaking for Major New Buildinghttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2014/law-school-celebrates-groundbreaking-for-major-new-building.phpThe largest one-time gift in the school's history, made by graduate James A. Hixon J.D. '79, M.L.T. '80 was announced at the ceremony. The building will be named the James A. and Robin L. Hixon Center for Experiential Learning and Leadership. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 06:00:00 -0500Law School Names Reading Room for Noted Alumnus Harvey Chappellhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2014/law-school-names-reading-room-for-noted-alumnus-harvey-chappell.phpThe Law School honors R. Harvey Chappell, Jr. with a reading room in the Wolf Law Library.Mon, 17 Nov 2014 17:00:00 -050045 Years (and 400 Issues) of the Law School's Student Newspapers Now Online http://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2014/45-years-of-student-newspapers-now-available-online-through-scholarship-repository.phpThanks to the staff of the Wolf Law Library, four hundred issues of the Law School's student newspapers--published over the past 45 years--can now be read online via the Scholarship Repository.Mon, 17 Nov 2014 16:30:00 -0500Law School Dedicates John E. Donaldson Classroomhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2014/law-school-dedicates-john-e.-donaldson-classroom.phpWilliam & Mary Law School formally dedicated the John E. Donaldson Classroom (Room 127) on Nov. 6 in honor of John E. Donaldson J.D. '63, the Ball Professor of Law Emeritus. Mon, 17 Nov 2014 10:40:00 -0500