Law News News RSSThu, 18 Sep 2008 17:22:09 -0400Cascade Serverweb@wm.eduFifteenth Annual Thanksgiving Basket Competition Helps Families in Need and caring take first place in the 15th annual Thanksgiving Basket Competition, sponsored by the Black Law Students Association.Thu, 19 Nov 2015 17:00:00 -0500Officials Discuss Economic Realities of Climate Change at Coastal Policy Conference number of elected officials addressed important coastal policy issues at the third annual Virginia Coastal Policy Center Conference.Wed, 18 Nov 2015 17:00:00 -0500Law School Dedicates George Wythe Room Law School recently celebrated the opening of the George Wythe Room in the Wolf Law Library, which contains copies of many of the books in George Wythe's collection.Tue, 17 Nov 2015 17:00:00 -0500Combs Appointed Goodrich Professor of Law at William & Mary Combs, director of William & Mary Law School's Human Security Law Center, has been appointed as the Ernest W. Goodrich Professor of Law. Mon, 16 Nov 2015 17:00:00 -0500Professor Christie Warren Consults with Ukrainian Constitutional Commission Christie Warren recently traveled to Ukraine on behalf of USAID and the FAIR Justice Project to consult with members of Parliament, the Constitutional Commission, the government, academics and civil society organizations on draft amendments to the country's 1996 constitution. Fri, 06 Nov 2015 11:47:00 -0500Judge Harry T. Edwards Honored with 2015 Marshall-Wythe Medallion Honorable Harry T. Edwards of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit received the 2015 Marshall-Wythe Medallion at a dinner in his honor at William & Mary's historic Wren Building on Oct. 27. The medallion, presented to Judge Edwards by Law School Dean Davison M. Douglas, is the highest honor conferred by the William & Mary law faculty and recognizes members of the legal community who have demonstrated exceptional accomplishment in law.Thu, 05 Nov 2015 14:30:00 -0500Devins Named Inaugural Sandra Day O’Connor Professor of Law at William & Mary Neal E. Devins was recently appointed the inaugural Sandra Day O’Connor Professor of Law at William & Mary.Mon, 02 Nov 2015 17:00:00 -0500Second Annual National Conference on Law Clinics Serving Veterans to Be Held in Washington, D.C.,-d.c.-.phpThe National Law School Veterans Clinic Coalition is hosting a conference in Washington, D.C., on November 2-3, 2015.Sat, 31 Oct 2015 17:00:00 -0400Oct. 30 Conference: Domestic Action & the Global Refugee Crisis October 30th, William & Mary Law School will host "Humanity Displaced: Domestic Action in the Face of a Global Refugee Crisis." Featuring nine experts, the symposium will provide background information on the current global refugee crisis and the response of legal practitioners here in the United States. Tue, 27 Oct 2015 11:25:00 -0400Experts Explore and Debate the Future of Iraq at October Conference Oct. 8 and 9, the Law School's Center for Comparative Legal Studies and Post-Conflict Peacebuilding, the Reves Center for International Studies, and the Comparative Legal Student Scholars hosted "The Future of Iraq," a symposium exploring possible scenarios for Iraq's future in light of its past and present. Mon, 26 Oct 2015 15:00:00 -0400Nov. 13 Conference: Economic Realities, Coastal Change, and Adaptation in Virginia November 13, William & Mary Law School's Virginia Coastal Policy Center will host its third annual climate change conference, "Show Me the Money--The Economic Realities of Responding to Coastal Change and Adaptation in Virginia." The conference will be held at the William & Mary School of Education.Mon, 26 Oct 2015 13:00:00 -0400William & Mary's Business and Law Schools Share $44-Million Gift gift provides a $20 million endowment for scholarships at the law school and a $20 million endowment for scholarships at the business school for students in the full-time MBA program. The first scholarships will be awarded in the spring of 2016 to students entering next fall. Fri, 23 Oct 2015 08:15:00 -0400Appellate Clinic Victory in Crazy Ely v. City of Las Vegas Appellate and Supreme Court Clinic's Aaron Gold, with support from Colleen Smith, argued before the Ninth Circuit in a case involving violations of First Amendment free speech rights.Thu, 22 Oct 2015 14:22:00 -0400Law and Business Schools to Welcome McGlothlin Leadership Fellows to Campus fifth annual McGlothlin Leadership Forum will be held Oct. 20-22 at the Law School and the Raymond A. Mason School of Business at William & Mary.Fri, 16 Oct 2015 11:30:00 -0400Class of 2018 Immersed in American History at Colonial Williamsburg of William & Mary Law School's Class of 2018 were invited to attend a private tour of Colonial Williamsburg and walk in the footsteps of many of America's founders.Thu, 08 Oct 2015 00:00:00 -0400Joseph William Singer Honored With 2015 Brigham-Kanner Prize rights expert Joseph William Singer has been awarded the 2015 Brigham-Kanner Property Rights Prize.Wed, 07 Oct 2015 17:00:00 -0400John Satira J.D. ’17 Honored as a 2015 Anderson Scholar Satira J.D. '17, was honored as one of TowneBank's 2015 Alvin P. Anderson Scholars.Wed, 07 Oct 2015 00:00:00 -0400BLSA Welcomes EEOC’s Lopez as Wilder Speaker Series Lecturer Lopez of the EEOC gave a presentation, “My Year in the Supreme Court and Other Civil Rights Challenges of our Time,”for the first L. Douglas Wilder Speakers lecture.Wed, 07 Oct 2015 00:00:00 -0400Law School Again Leads State in Annual VBA Food Drive a second year in a row, William & Mary Law School brought home the Attorney General's Cup after collecting more food and donations for Virginia's needy than any other law school in the state during the ninth annual Legal Food Frenzy. Fri, 02 Oct 2015 12:00:00 -0400Appellate Clinic Argues Before Fourth Circuit in U.S. v. Charles Williams, Jr. On September 16, 2015, Amber Will, 3L, argued before the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit on behalf of the appellant, Mr. Charles Williams, Jr. Tue, 29 Sep 2015 08:44:00 -0400