Law Newshttp://law.wm.edu/rss/news.xmlLaw News RSSThu, 18 Sep 2008 17:22:09 -0400Cascade Serverweb@wm.eduW&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 -0400W&M Law Applauds Advancement of Legislation to Increase Support for Law School Veterans Clinicshttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2014/william--mary-law-school-applauds-advancement-of-legislation-to-increase-support-for-law-school-clinics-aiding-veterans.phpThe Law School applauds the Senate Appropriations Committee's decision yesterday to direct the Department of Veterans Affairs to partner with law school clinics that help our nation's veterans navigate the complex VA benefits process.Fri, 23 May 2014 20:30:00 -0400Qian (Lindsey) Ling LL.M. '14 Speaks at William & Mary Law School's Diploma Ceremonyhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2014/qian-lindsey-ling-ll.m.-14-speaks-at-william--mary-law-schools-diploma-ceremony.phpQian (Lindsey) Ling, a member of the LL.M. Class of 2014, provided words of welcome at William & Mary Law School's Diploma Ceremony on May 11.Fri, 23 May 2014 12:00:00 -0400Welcoming Remarks at Graduation from SBA President Sean J. Radomski J.D. '14http://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2014/welcoming-remarks-at-graduation-from-sba-president-sean-j.-radomski-j.d.-14.phpThe text of the welcoming remarks given by 2013-14 Student Bar Association President Sean J. Radomski '14.Wed, 21 May 2014 17:00:00 -0400Sean J. Radomski J.D. '14 Receives George Wythe Awardhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2014/sean-j.-radomski-j.d.-14-receives-george-wythe-award.phpSean J. Radomski J.D. '14 received the award at the Law School's May 11 Diploma Ceremony. The award is named in honor of George Wythe (1726 - 1806) and is given each year by the Law School to a graduating student in recognition of selfless service.Wed, 21 May 2014 14:42:00 -0400Kevin S. Elliker J.D. '14 Receives I'Anson Awardhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2014/kevin-s.-elliker-j.d.-14-receives-ianson-award.phpKevin S. Elliker J.D. '14 received the I'Anson Award, the highest award given to a graduating student by the Law School faculty, during the Law School's Diploma Ceremony on May 11. Wed, 21 May 2014 13:49:00 -0400Class of 2014 Honors Bellin with Teaching Awardhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2014/class-of-2014-honors-professor-bellin-with-williams-teaching-award.phpThe Walter L. Williams, Jr., Memorial Teaching Award is given by each graduating class to a member of the faculty in recognition of outstanding teaching.Tue, 20 May 2014 17:00:00 -0400Class of 2014 Announces 90 Percent Gift Participation at Graduationhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2014/class-of-2014-announces-90-percent-gift-participation-at-graduation.phpClass of 2014 Gift co-chairs Alex Mackler and Kevin Elliker announced class gift results during graduation.Tue, 20 May 2014 17:00:00 -0400Prepared Remarks of Qian (Lindsey) Ling LL.M. '14 at William & Mary Law School's Diploma Ceremony http://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2014/welcoming-remarks-at-graduation-from-qian-lindsey-ling-ll.m.-14.phpThe text of the welcoming remarks given by LL.M. graduate Qian (Lindsey) Ling.Tue, 20 May 2014 16:06:00 -0400At Diploma Ceremony, Justice Scalia Reflects on the Future of the Legal Academyhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2014/at-diploma-ceremony,-justice-scalia-reflects-on-the-future-of-the-legal-academy.phpJustice Antonin Scalia, speaking at William & Mary Law School's May 11 Diploma Ceremony, rendered his opinion on proposals to shorten the graduate study of law from three years to two, and also addressed what he saw as the root causes for resurgence of the discussion. Thu, 15 May 2014 12:26:00 -0400Justice Scalia's Commencement Remarkshttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2014/reflections-on-the-future-of-the-legal-academy.phpThe prepared remarks of the Honorable Antonin Scalia, Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States, given on May 11 at the Law School's Diploma CeremonyWed, 14 May 2014 21:45:00 -0400Ninety Percent of the Class of 2014 Make Class Gift Pledge, Setting Law School Recordhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2014/89-percent-of-the-class-of-2014-make-class-gift-pledge,-setting-law-school-record.phpNinety percent of the Class of 2014 made a pledge to this year's class gift, breaking the Law School's class gift participation record.Wed, 07 May 2014 17:00:00 -0400