Law Newshttp://law.wm.edu/rss/news.xmlLaw News RSSThu, 18 Sep 2008 17:22:09 -0400Cascade Serverweb@wm.eduA Passion for Writing and Analysis Helps Amerine J.D. '17 Win Writing Competitionshttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/a-passion-for-writing-and-analysis-helps-amerine-win-writing-competitions.phpMary Catherine Amerine has won three writing competitions during the course of her law school studies.Tue, 28 Mar 2017 17:00:00 -0400Professor Beth Hopkins J.D. '77 Keynote Speaker at April 8 Oliver Hill Scholarship Brunch Hosted by BLSAhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/professor-beth-hopkins-j.d.-77-keynote-speaker-at-april-8-oliver-hill-scholarship-brunch.phpW&M Law School alumna Beth Hopkins J.D. '77, who recently retired from the Wake Forest University School of Law faculty as professor emeritus, will speak at the annual brunch sponsored by the Black Law Students Association.Fri, 24 Mar 2017 15:50:00 -0400Keynote Lecture by U.N. Special Envoy for Sudan and South Sudan on May 2 in Florencehttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/keynote-lecture-by-u.n.-special-envoy-for-sudan-and-south-sudan-on-may-2-in-florence.phpU.N. Special Envoy Nicholas Haysom will present a lecture, “Sudan and South Sudan: Prognosis for Peace,” on Tuesday, May 2, at 5 p.m. at the European University Institute (EUI) in Florence, Italy. The lecture is free and open to the public and is co-sponsored by the EUI and William & Mary Law School’s Center for Comparative Legal Studies and Post Conflict Peacebuilding.Fri, 17 Mar 2017 14:30:00 -0400Big Data, National Security, and the Fourth Amendment Focus of March 24-25 Conferencehttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/march-24-25-big-data,-national-security,-and-the-fourth-amendment.phpOn March 24-25, the William & Mary Bill of Rights Journal will host scholars from across the country for a conference titled "Big Data, National Security and the Fourth Amendment." Fri, 10 Mar 2017 15:22:00 -0500Legal Aid: Darryl Cunningham Helps LL.M. Students Turn Theory into Practicehttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/legal-aid-darryl-cunningham-helps-ll.m.-students-turn-theory-into-practice.phpProfessor Darryl Cunningham helps LL.M. students get practical skills through his Family Law clinic and the Legal Aid Society of Eastern Virginia.Tue, 07 Mar 2017 17:00:00 -0500Experts at BLSA’s Annual Symposium Examine Implicit Racial Bias http://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/experts-at-blsas-annual-symposium-examine-implicit-racial-bias-.phpThe theme of BLSA's annual symposium on race and the law was "The Influence of Implicit Racial Bias in Society and Criminal Justice."Tue, 07 Mar 2017 17:00:00 -0500Paper by Mary Catherine Amerine J.D. '17 Earns Her Trip to Grammyshttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/mary-catherine-amerine-j.d.-17-wins-trip-to-grammys.phpAmerine attended the 2017 Grammy Awards as one of four finalists in a writing competition sponsored by the Grammy Foundation’s Entertainment Law Initiative.Mon, 06 Mar 2017 09:15:00 -0500Alumnus and Global Playground promote cross-cultural conversationshttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/alumnus-and-global-playground-promote-cross-cultural-conversations.phpDoug Bunch's Global Playground aims to raise awareness and share resources with people of the developing world to create educational opportunities where they do not exist. Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:00:00 -0500William & Mary Law School Ranked Sixth Among Top 10 Military Friendly® Graduate Schoolshttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/william--mary-law-school-ranked-sixth-among-top-10-military-friendly-graduate-schools.phpW&M Law School has been ranked sixth among Top 10 Military Friendly® graduate schools.Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:00:00 -0500BU’s Hylton Delivers W&M Law’s Annual George Wythe Lecturehttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/bus-hylton-delivers-wm-laws-annual-george-wythe-lecture.phpProf. Keith N. Hylton of Boston University School of Law gave this year's George Wythe Lecture.Fri, 17 Feb 2017 17:00:00 -0500Law School Dedicates Hixon Center for Experiential Learning and Leadershiphttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/law-school-dedicates-hixon-center-for-experiential-learning-and-leadership.phpThe dedication of the two-story, 12,000-square-foot center marked the culmination of a 16 -year building program, which has more than doubled the physical size of the school and also has included the addition of the North Wing and the Wolf Law Library. Tue, 14 Feb 2017 08:45:00 -0500Mastering the Art of Trial Advocacy with Jeffrey Breithttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/mastering-the-art-of-trial-advocacy-with-jeffrey-breit.phpBreit, a veteran of more than 200 jury trials, has coached the Law School's National Trial Team through 13 seasons.Tue, 14 Feb 2017 08:00:00 -0500Alumnae Share Advice at Law School’s Annual Leadership Conferencehttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/alumnae-share-advice-at-law-schools-annual-leadership-conference.phpAlumnae share expertise with students at William & Mary Law School's Fifth Annual Leadership Conference.Wed, 08 Feb 2017 17:00:00 -0500Judge Pontzer, J.D. '89 Awarded Carnegie Medal for Saving Drowning Teenhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/judge-pontzer,-j.d.-89,-awarded-carnegie-medal-for-saving-drowning-teen.phpJudge Peter F. Pontzer, a William & Mary Law School Class of 1989 graduate, was awarded the Carnegie Medal in December for his role in rescuing a teenager from drowning off the Outer Banks in North Carolina in July 2015.Mon, 06 Feb 2017 17:00:00 -0500Supporting Survivors: Students From Across Campus Join in February 25 Fundraiser for Avalonhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/supporting-survivors-students-from-across-campus-join-in-february-25-fundraiser-for-avalon.phpUndergraduate, graduate, and law students are performing in this year’s production of “A Memory, a Monologue, a Rant, and a Prayer." Proceeds from the performance benefit Avalon, the domestic violence shelter in Williamsburg. Mon, 23 Jan 2017 15:42:00 -0500Professor Marcus Among Most Influential People in Legal Educationhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/professor-marcus-among-most-influential-people-in-legal-education.phpNational Jurist has named Professor Paul Marcus to its annual list of the “Most Influential People in Legal Education.” Marcus is the Haynes Professor of Law at William & Mary Law School and president of the Association of American Law Schools.Fri, 20 Jan 2017 11:15:00 -0500Professor 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 -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 -0500Redirecthttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/index1.phpWed, 23 Mar 2011 15:55:50 -0400