Law Newshttp://law.wm.edu/rss/news.xmlLaw News RSSThu, 18 Sep 2008 17:22:09 -0400Cascade Serverweb@wm.eduRed Hot Law Reunions Commit to Excellence Through Class Giftshttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/red-hot-law-reunions-commit-to-excellence-through-class-gifts.phpDuring this year's Alumni Weekend, 10 reunion classes announced a total of $1.975 million in gifts and multi-year pledges for the Law School.Tue, 05 May 2015 00:00:00 -0400Singer to Receive 2015 Brigham-Kanner Property Rights Prizehttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/singer-to-receive-2015-brigham-kanner-property-rights-prize.phpJoseph William Singer, Bussey Professor of Law at Harvard Law School, will receive the 2015 Brigham-Kanner Property Rights Prize at the 12th annual conference on Oct. 1-2 sponsored by the William & Mary Property Rights Project, the Law School announced today. Fri, 17 Apr 2015 14:56:00 -0400Four Law Faculty Honored with Plumeri Awardshttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/four-law-faculty-honored-with-plumeri-awards.phpProfessors Jeffrey Bellin, Evan Criddle, Adam Gershowitz, and Allison Orr Larsen are among 20 W&M faculty to receive 2015 Plumeri Awards for Faculty Excellence.Tue, 14 Apr 2015 08:52:00 -0400Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims Holds Hearinghttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/veterans-claims-court-holds-hearing-at-law-school.phpCourt was in session on Wednesday, April 1, when the U.S. Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims heard oral arguments in William & Mary Law School’s McGlothlin Courtroom.Sun, 12 Apr 2015 18:00:00 -0400Clerking for the Highest Courthttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/faculty-on-experiences-as-scotus-clerks.phpProfessors Nancy Combs, Allison Orr Larsen, Alan Meese, and James Stern talk about their experiences clerking for justices of the U.S. Supreme Court.Fri, 10 Apr 2015 15:45:00 -0400W&M to Test New Trial Technologies Including the World's First Remote Jurorhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/wm-to-test-trial-technologies-including-the-worlds-first-remote-jurory.phpOn Saturday, April 11, at at 1 p.m., the Center for Legal and Court Technology will try an experimental stock fraud case in order to test a number of cutting edge technologies. Sun, 05 Apr 2015 21:30:00 -0400BLSA Symposium on Race and the Law Brings Together Distinguished Panel for Town Hall Discussionhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/blsa-symposium-on-race-and-the-law-brings-together-distinguished-panel-for-town-hall-discussion.phpThe theme of BLSA's annual symposium on race and the law was "Where Do We Go From Here: Community or Chaos? A Conversation on Race, Law, and Current Events."Tue, 31 Mar 2015 17:05:00 -0400Harvard Law Professor Vicki Jackson Presents 2015 Cutler Lecturehttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/harvard-law-professor-vicki-jackson-presents-2015-cutler-lecture.phpVicki Jackson, Thurgood Marshall Professor of Constitutional Law at Harvard Law School, recently delivered William & Mary Law School's Annual James Goold Cutler Lecture.Tue, 31 Mar 2015 17:00:00 -0400Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring Discusses His Role in Equal Rightshttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/virginia-attorney-general-mark-herring-discusses-his-role-in-equal-rights.phpVirginia Attorney General Mark Herring recently spoke at William & Mary Law School about the role of the attorney general.Tue, 31 Mar 2015 17:00:00 -0400W&M Law to Host April 3 Conference on Infectious Diseases in Post-Conflict Zoneshttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/wm-law-to-host-conference-on-infectious-diseases-in-post-conflict-zones.phpOn April 3rd, William & Mary Law School will host experts, policy makers, and advocates for a discussion of current and future challenges with regards to infectious diseases in post-conflict communities around the world. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 00:00:00 -0400W&M Law Hosts Virginia Water Quality Conferencehttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/wm-law-to-host-virginia-water-quality-conference.phpOn March 27th-28th, William & Mary Law School will host Congressman Rob Wittman and other policymakers, experts, and advocates for a discussion of current and future challenges to Virginia's water quality.Fri, 20 Mar 2015 09:06:00 -0400U.S. News: W&M Graduate Programs Remain Among Nation's Besthttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/u.s.-news-wm-graduate-programs-remain-among-nations-best.phpU.S. News and World Report recently released its 2016 rankings of graduate programs in education, law medicine, engineering and business.Mon, 16 Mar 2015 13:24:00 -0400W&M Faculty and Alumni to Take Part in Presidential Precinct Global Issues Forumhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/wm-faculty-and-alumni-to-take-part-in-presidential-precinct-global-issues-forum.phpFour members of the W&M community will have key roles in a day-long global issues forum highlighted by a discussion with Britain's Prince Charles. Fri, 13 Mar 2015 16:16:00 -0400Election Law Program Launches State Election Law eBenchbook Projecthttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/election-law-program-launches-state-election-law-ebenchbook-project.phpThe Election Law Program, a joint program of the Law School and the National Center for State Courts, announced a new initiative to develop State Election Law eBenchbooks to assist courts adjudicating election matters. Mon, 09 Mar 2015 13:00:00 -0400Kraemer Scholar Speaks about Extremism and Women’s Rightshttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/kraemer-scholar-speaks-about-extremism-and-womens-rights.phpBritish Muslim human rights activist Sarah Khan delivered a lecture as the 2015 Kraemer Middle East Distinguished Scholar-in-Residence.Thu, 05 Mar 2015 17:00:00 -0500Justice John Charles Thomas Delivers Passionate Speech on Persuasionhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/justice-john-charles-thomas-delivers-passionate-speech-on-persuasion.phpJustice John Charles Thomas recently spoke to the Mediation Society as the final lecturer in the Science of Persuasion Speaker Series.Thu, 05 Mar 2015 17:00:00 -0500Professor Dwyer Discusses Special Rights During St. George Tucker Lecturehttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/professor-dwyer-discusses-special-rights-during-st.-george-tucker-lecture.phpOn Feb. 13, Arthur B. Hanson Professor of Law James G. Dwyer delivered the 2014-2015 St. George Tucker Lecture, "The Special Rights Fallacy: How Rights Enactments for Vulnerable Groups Can Actually Make Them Worse Off."Thu, 05 Mar 2015 09:27:00 -0500Learning About ACUS from Chairman Paul Verkuilhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/law-and-public-policy-students-learn-about-acus-from-chairman-paul-verkuil.phpOn Feb. 12, Paul Verkuil, chairman of the Administrative Conference of the United States, and William & Mary president emeritus, gave his audience a primer on the agency.Wed, 04 Mar 2015 20:55:00 -0500Wolf Law Library's Scholarship Repository Surpasses Another Milestone (Now 10,000+ Items)http://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/scholarship-repository-surpasses-another-milestone-now-10,000-items.phpOn March 4, 2015 the William & Mary Law School Scholarship Repository hit another milestone, breaking 10,000 items. Wed, 04 Mar 2015 15:17:00 -0500Visitors from Around the Globe Join Law School Community http://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/visitors-from-around-the-globe-join-law-school-community-through-international-scholar-in-residence-program.phpFourteen legal professionals are currently scholars-in-residence at the Law School.Wed, 04 Mar 2015 14:05:00 -0500