Law Newshttp://law.wm.edu/rss/news.xmlLaw News RSSThu, 18 Sep 2008 17:22:09 -0400Cascade Serverweb@wm.eduBarbara Johnson Appointed to William & Mary Board of Visitorshttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/barbara-johnson-appointed-to-william--mary-board-of-visitors.phpW&M Law alumna Barbara Johnson J.D. '84 will join the William & Mary Board of Visitors in July.Tue, 06 Jun 2017 17:00:00 -0400Virginia Environmental Endowment Funds William & Mary Projectshttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/virginia-environmental-endowment-funds-william--mary-projects.phpThe Virginia Coastal Policy Center at William & Mary Law School, the Virginia Institute of Marine Science, and Virginia Sea Grant have each received funding for projects during the latest round of grants from the Virginia Environmental Endowment (VEE), the VEE announced on May 9.Tue, 06 Jun 2017 15:43:00 -0400Address on Sudan and South Sudan Explores Conflict and Prospects for Peacehttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/may-3-address-on-sudan-and-south-sudan-explores-prospects-for-peace.phpU.N. Special Envoy Nicholas Haysom discussed the crisis in a May 3 address at the European University Institute, co-sponsored by the Center for Comparative Legal Studies and Post-Conflict Peacebuilding.Wed, 31 May 2017 09:46:00 -0400Heidi W. Abbott J.D. ’91 Receives Law School Association’s Citizen-Lawyer Awardhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/heidi-w.-abbott-j.d.-91-receives-law-school-associations-citizen-lawyer-award.phpThe William & Mary Law School Association honored Heidi W. Abbott J.D. ’91 with the 2017 Citizen-Lawyer Award during the Law School's Diploma Ceremony on May 14. The award is the association’s highest recognition and is given annually to a graduate or friend of the Law School who has made "a lifetime commitment to citizenship and leadership."Tue, 30 May 2017 15:30:00 -0400William & Mary Law Faculty Organize International Law Workshophttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/william--mary-law-faculty-organize-international-law-workshop.phpW&M Law faculty recently brought together leading experts to address the challenges and opportunities of 21st-century international law.Thu, 25 May 2017 17:00:00 -0400Text of Judge Lucy H. Koh's Diploma Ceremony Remarks on May 14http://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/text-of-judge-lucy-h.-kohs-diploma-ceremony-remarks-on-may-14.phpJudge Koh addressed J.D. and LL.M. graduates at the Law School's May 14 Diploma CeremonyWed, 24 May 2017 15:24:00 -0400Class of 2017 Honors Professor Kern-Scheerer with Walter L. Williams, Jr., Teaching Awardhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/class-of-2017-honors-professor-kern-scheerer-with-williams-teaching-award.phpThe Class of 2017 honored Professor Stacy Kern-Scheerer with the 2017 Walter L. Williams, Jr., Teaching Award.Mon, 22 May 2017 10:40:00 -0400Professor Paul Marcus Receives McGlothlin Award for Exceptional Teachinghttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/professor-paul-marcus-receives-mcglothlin-award-for-exceptional-teaching.phpProfessor Paul Marcus was honored with the McGlothlin Award for Exceptional Teaching at William & Mary Law School’s May 14 Diploma Ceremony. The annual award was established in 2016 and is given to two outstanding educators from the Law School and Mason School of Business who have demonstrated sustained commitments to teaching. Mon, 22 May 2017 09:30:00 -0400Bishop M. Garrison J.D. '10 Honored with Taylor Reveley Awardhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/bishop-m.-garrison-j.d.-10-honored-with-taylor-reveley-award.phpThe William & Mary Law School Association recognized Bishop M. Garrison J.D. '10 as recipient of the Taylor Reveley Award during the Law School's May 14 Diploma Ceremony. Fri, 19 May 2017 17:00:00 -04003L Class Gift Breaks 90 Percent Participation for Fourth Straight Yearhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/3l-class-gift-breaks-90-percent-participation-for-fourth-straight-year.phpAt graduation, the Class of 2017 celebrated another amazing Class Gift participation rate, 92 percent.Fri, 19 May 2017 17:00:00 -0400Kellam Honored With 2017 John Marshall Awardhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/kellam-honored-with-2017-john-marshall-award.phpOn the eve of her retirement, Sally Kellam is awarded for her years of selfless service to the Law School.Fri, 19 May 2017 17:00:00 -0400"Lives Led by Those We Love" Can Inspire and Guide Us, Koh Tells Law Graduates at William & Maryhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/lives-led-by-those-we-love-can-inspire-and-guide-us,-koh-tells-law-graduates-at-william--mary.phpAs the members of the Class of 2017 celebrated their graduation, Judge Lucy Haeran Koh urged them to think about the people who have played important roles in their lives. She shared how the example set by her grandmother and parents continues to inspire and guide her.Fri, 19 May 2017 12:30:00 -0400Awards Ceremony Celebrates the Class of 2017’s Achievements and Contributionshttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/awards-ceremony-celebrates-the-class-of-2017s-achievements-and-contributions.phpOn Saturday, May 13, the Law School community gathered in Colonial Williamsburg's Kimball Theatre with soon-to-be-graduates, their families, and friends to celebrate the Class of 2017's contributions and achievements. Thu, 18 May 2017 17:00:00 -0400Law School Celebrates Grover’s Service, Names Student Fund in Her Honorhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/law-school-celebrates-grovers-service,-names-student-fund-in-her-honor.phpThe Law School community recently celebrated Prof. Susan Grover's 29 years of service to William & Mary.Wed, 17 May 2017 17:00:00 -0400Alumnus Rob Elliott Remembered With Interview Roomhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/alumnus-rob-elliott-remembered-with-interview-room.phpThe Law School has dedicated a new interview room in honor of the late Robert C. Elliott II, J.D. '69. Thu, 11 May 2017 17:00:00 -0400Alternative Dispute Resolution Team Wins First Place at International Mediation Tournament in Scotlandhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/adr-team-wins-first-place-at-international-law-school-mediation-tournament.phpADR team members traveled to Scotland and took first place at the Annual International Academy of Dispute Resolution's International Law School Mediation Tournament.Thu, 04 May 2017 17:00:00 -0400W&M’s 27th president, Taylor Reveley, announces plans to retire in 2018http://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/wms-27th-president,-taylor-reveley,-announces-plans-to-retire-in-2018.phpTaylor Reveley announced his plans to retire on June 30, 2018, after a decade leading the university.Sun, 30 Apr 2017 17:00:00 -0400Tree Dedicated in Memory of Sharon Coles-Stewart J.D. '75http://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/tree-dedicated-in-memory-of-sharon-coles-stewart-j.d.-75.phpOn Earth Day, the Virginia Coastal Policy Center hosted a tree dedication ceremony in honor of Sharon Coles-Stewart J.D. '75.Tue, 25 Apr 2017 17:00:00 -0400John Levy: Resolution Adopted by the ACLU of Virginia (May 2015) Honoring His Four Decades of Servicehttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/john-levy-resolution-adopted-by-the-aclu-of-virginia.phpThe text of a 2015 ACLU resolution honoring Professor John Levy. Professor Levy died in April 2017.Tue, 25 Apr 2017 11:39:00 -0400Alumni Weekend Brings Fun and Fun(ding) http://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/alumni-weekend-brings-fun-and-funding-.phpTen reunion classes celebrated their homecoming and provided generous class gifts for the Law School during this year's Alumni Weekend festivities.Mon, 24 Apr 2017 17:00:00 -0400