Law Newshttp://law.wm.edu/rss/news.xmlLaw News RSSThu, 18 Sep 2008 17:22:09 -0400Cascade Serverweb@wm.eduProfessor Angela M. Banks on Immigration Law and Imminent Issues for U.S.http://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/A Conversation with Professor Angela Banks.phpA Q&A with immigration law expert Professor Angela M. Banks.Fri, 13 Jan 2017 14:16:00 -0500Professor Lederer Participates in International Symposium Hosted by Supreme Court of Koreahttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/professor-lederer-participates-in-international-symposium-hosted-by-supreme-court-of-korea.phpFredric Lederer, Chancellor Professor of Law and director of the Center for Legal and Court Technology, a joint project of William & Mary Law School and the National Center for State Courts, recently attended the fall 2016 International Judicial Symposium in Korea held by the Supreme Court of Korea. Lederer was invited to speak at the event, which focused on the “Fourth Industrial Revolution” and its impact on the future of society and the legal field. Thu, 12 Jan 2017 16:35:00 -0500Professor Lederer Participates in International Symposium Hosted by Supreme Court of Koreahttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/professor-lederer-participates-in-international-symposium-hosted-by-supreme-court-of-korea.phpFredric Lederer, Chancellor Professor of Law and director of the Center for Legal and Court Technology, a joint project of William & Mary Law School and the National Center for State Courts, recently attended the fall 2016 International Judicial Symposium in Korea held by the Supreme Court of Korea. Lederer was invited to speak at the event, which focused on the “Fourth Industrial Revolution” and its impact on the future of society and the legal field. Thu, 12 Jan 2017 16:35:00 -0500Clinic Students Argue Case (McLin v. Ard) in Fifth Circuit Court of Appealshttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/clinic-students-argue-case-mclin-v.-ard-in-fifth-circuit-court-of-appeals.phpCarrie Mattingly, a third-year law student at William & Mary, argued the case with the support of Emily Hessler, also a third-year law student. Their classmates Melanie Lazor and Candace Wherry were primarily responsible for the briefing.Tue, 10 Jan 2017 20:10:00 -0500Clinic Students Argue Case (McLin v. Ard) in Fifth Circuit Court of Appealshttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/clinic-students-argue-case-mclin-v.-ard-in-fifth-circuit-court-of-appeals.phpCarrie Mattingly, a third-year law student at William & Mary, argued the case with the support of Emily Hessler, also a third-year law student. Their classmates Melanie Lazor and Candace Wherry were primarily responsible for the briefing.Tue, 10 Jan 2017 20:10:00 -0500William & Mary in New York: 100 Percent Bar Passage Ratehttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/william--mary-in-new-york-100-percent-bar-passage-rate.phpWilliam & Mary Law grads have been doing particularly well on bar exams across the county this year, with New York City providing a shining example. Mon, 19 Dec 2016 17:00:00 -0500Watching European Democracy in Action: My Experience as a Fulbright Schuman Fellow by Professor Christie Warrenhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/watching-european-democracy-in-action-.phpProfessor Christie Warren on her experience as a Fulbright Schuman Fellow.Fri, 16 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -0500Watching European Democracy in Action: My Experience as a Fulbright Schuman Fellow by Professor Christie Warrenhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/watching-european-democracy-in-action-.phpProfessor Christie Warren on her experience as a Fulbright Schuman Fellow.Fri, 16 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -0500William & Mary Law School Honored for Outstanding Commitment to Veterans http://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/william--mary-law-school-honored-for-outstanding-commitment-to-veterans-.phpOne month after being designated a 2017 Military Friendly® School, William & Mary Law School has been ranked a Top 10 Graduate School for outstanding commitment and programs for veterans and their families.Thu, 08 Dec 2016 17:00:00 -0500William & Mary Law School Honored for Outstanding Commitment to Veterans http://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/william--mary-law-school-honored-for-outstanding-commitment-to-veterans-.phpOne month after being designated a 2017 Military Friendly® School, William & Mary Law School has been ranked a Top 10 Graduate School for outstanding commitment and programs for veterans and their families.Thu, 08 Dec 2016 17:00:00 -0500Waterfront Master Plan and Groundwater Injection Project Highlighted During Annual Coastal Policy Center Conferencehttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/waterfront-master-plan-and-groundwater-injection-project-highlighted-during-annual-coastal-policy-center-conference.phpThe Virginia Coastal Policy Center recently hosted its fourth annual conference, "Living with the water: Too much, and too little."Tue, 06 Dec 2016 17:00:00 -0500Professor Patricia Roberts Chairs New National Law School Veterans Clinic Consortiumhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/professor-patricia-roberts-leads-national-veterans-clinic-consortium.phpProfessor Patricia Roberts serves as chair of The National Law School Veterans Clinic Consortium (NLSVCC), which was announced on Veterans Day. Roberts is Clinical Professor of Law, Director of Clinical Programs, and Director of the Lewis B. Puller, Jr. Veterans Benefits Clinic at the Law School.Mon, 05 Dec 2016 11:48:00 -0500Military Mondayshttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/military-mondays.phpSecond Lieutenant Austin Swink J.D. '17 talks about his life and his involvement with the Puller Veterans Benefits Clinic Military Mondays program.Thu, 01 Dec 2016 16:00:00 -0500$1M given to William & Mary Law School for new atriumhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/1m-given-to-william--mary-law-school-for-new-atrium.phpA modern atrium space for law students called Penny Commons will be a part of the new wing of William & Mary Law School, thanks to a $1 million commitment from Pamela Jordan Penny '77 and James D. Penny J.D. '83. Tue, 29 Nov 2016 17:00:00 -0500Annual BLSA Thanksgiving Basket Competition Helps Families in Needhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/annual-blsa-thanksgiving-basket-competition-helps-families-in-need.phpFirst-year W&M law students touch many lives in the community through the 16th annual Thanksgiving Basket Competition, sponsored by BLSA.Mon, 21 Nov 2016 17:00:00 -0500Lutzes and Class of 1975 Honored with Named Classroomshttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/lutzes-and-class-of-1975-honored-with-named-classrooms.phpLaw School named classrooms for Jake '81 and Robin Lutz and the Class of 1975.Thu, 17 Nov 2016 17:00:00 -0500Economic Toll of Sea Level Rise Could Be Significant in Hampton Roads, Study Findshttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/economic-toll-of-sea-level-rise-could-be-significant-in-hampton-roads-study-finds.phpA new study commissioned by the Virginia Coastal Policy Center (VCPC) at William & Mary Law School, "Costs of Doing Nothing," projects that absent any adaptive measures, sea level rise could exact a profound economic toll on the Hampton Roads region in coming decadesWed, 16 Nov 2016 16:30:00 -0500Law School Community Gathers to Honor Veterans' Servicehttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/law-school-community-gathers-to-honor-veterans-service.phpMore than 100 students, faculty, staff and alumni gathered at the Law School on Veterans Day, Nov. 11, for the school’s annual observance honoring the sacrifices and service of the nation’s veterans. Fri, 11 Nov 2016 16:10:00 -0500Virginia Coastal Policy Center Hosts Dec. 2 Conference, "Living with the Water"http://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/virginia-coastal-policy-center-hosts-dec.-2-conference,-living-with-the-water.phpThe Virginia Coastal Policy Center at the Law School will host its fourth annual conference on Friday, Dec. 2, at the Williamsburg Lodge in Williamsburg, Virginia. With the theme “Living with the Water: Too Much, and Too Little,” the conference will feature industry and government leaders addressing the pressing issues facing Virginia’s coastal areas now and in the future.Fri, 11 Nov 2016 10:46:00 -0500Army National Guardsman Joshua Barnett J.D. '19 Looks Forward to New Career in Public Service Lawhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/law-student-joshua-barnett-j.d.-19.phpA member of the Army National Guard since 2007 who has deployed to Iraq, Barnett recently decided to trade in his helmet and uniform for the chance to earn his law degree at William & Mary.Thu, 10 Nov 2016 14:27:00 -0500