Law Newshttp://law.wm.edu/rss/news.xmlLaw News RSSThu, 18 Sep 2008 17:22:09 -0400Cascade Serverweb@wm.eduWolf 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 Through International Scholar-in-Residence Programhttp://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 -0500Washington, D.C., Semester Externship Programhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/externships.phpSix third-year students completed externships in Washington in Fall 2014. The new D.C. program builds on the Law School's highly successful externship program that has been in place for many years. Wed, 04 Mar 2015 11:52:00 -0500General Assembly Includes Funding for W&M's Puller Clinic in State Budgethttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/general-assembly-includes-funding-wm-puller-clinic-in-state-budget.phpThe Law School's Lewis B. Puller, Jr. Veterans Benefits Clinic is slated to receive $245,000 in funding from the Commonwealth of Virginia in FY2015/16 through the state budget passed by the Virginia General Assembly last week. This legislation is now before Governor McAuliffe for his approval.Tue, 03 Mar 2015 11:12:00 -0500UN Special Expert Reflects on International Justice in Cambodiahttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/un-special-expert-reflects-on-international-justice-in-cambodia.phpUN Special Expert David J. Scheffer delivered a speech, "What is 'Extraordinary' About International Justice in Cambodia," on Feb. 25 at the Law School. Includes links to text of speech.Tue, 03 Mar 2015 09:35:00 -0500Alumni Mock Interview Program Prepares 1Ls for Summer Job Searcheshttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/alumni-mock-interview-program-prepares-1ls-for-summer-job-searches.phpThe annual Alumni Mock Interview Program for 1Ls, held this year on January 30 in collaboration with the Legal Practice Program, is designed to ensure students are prepared for their summer job searches and beyond.Sun, 01 Mar 2015 00:00:00 -0500Angela Ciccolo Addresses Law School at BLSA Wilder Speaker Serieshttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/angela-ciccolo-addresses-law-school-at-blsa-wilder-speaker-series.phpAngela Ciccolo recently gave a lecture entitled "You Can Change the World," detailing how a lawyer’s work can be a force of change in the world.Tue, 24 Feb 2015 17:00:00 -0500William & Mary Law Professor Investigates Judicial Ethics Complaint on Behalf of Federal Courtshttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/william--mary-law-professor-investigates-judicial-ethics-complaint-on-behalf-of-federal-courts.phpIn August 2013 a three-judge Special Committee appointed Bellin as Special Counsel to investigate a misconduct complaint filed against a prominent federal judge.Tue, 24 Feb 2015 13:46:00 -0500British Muslim Human Rights Activist to Speak at W&Mhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/british-muslim-human-rights-activist-to-speak-at-wm.phpSara Khan, director of Inspire, a women's human rights and counter-terrorism organization which seeks to address inequalities facing British Muslim women, is the 2015 Kraemer Middle East Distinguished Scholar-in-Residence. She will give two lectures in March. Both are free and the public is welcome.Thu, 19 Feb 2015 16:31:00 -0500Law School Hosts Pre-Election Litigation Symposium on Feb. 26http://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/law-school-to-host-symposium-on-pre-election-litigation-on-feb.-26.phpThe 9th Annual Election Law Symposium will feature nationally prominent election attorneys, voting rights advocates, and a former Texas Solicitor General.Wed, 04 Feb 2015 16:00:00 -0500National Experts Convene on Feb. 20-21 to Discuss the Future of Plea Bargaininghttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/national-experts-convene-on-feb.-20-21-to-discuss-the-future-of-plea-bargaining.phpThis month, nearly two-dozen of the most prominent criminal procedure scholars in the nation will convene at William & Mary Law School to discuss the future of plea bargaining in the United States.Wed, 04 Feb 2015 12:56:00 -0500Public Service Fund: Calling for Donations for Its Annual Auctionhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/public-service-fund-call-for-donations-for-its-annual-auction.phpPSF is calling on alumni, faculty, students, and friends for donations for this year’s Auction. Tue, 03 Feb 2015 15:42:00 -0500Constitutional Conversations Celebrates Five-Year Anniversaryhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/constitutional-conversations-celebrates-five-year-anniversary.phpOn February 5 at 6:30 p.m. Constitutional Conversations will celebrate its five-year anniversary with a panel discussion at the Williamsburg Regional Library. Mon, 02 Feb 2015 22:20:00 -0500Alumnus Bill Hoffmann Shares Why Pro Bono Work Mattershttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2014/alumnus-bill-hoffmann-shares-why-pro-bono-work-matters.phpWilliam E. Hoffmann, Jr. '67, J.D. '77 visited campus for two days this fall as both a Dunn Fellow and a Williamson Fellow.Tue, 16 Dec 2014 12:04:00 -0500Labor Attorney Garland Helps Law Students Take Charge of Their Careershttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2014/labor-attorney-garland-helps-law-students-take-charge-of-their-careers.phpDavid Garland '80 recently returned to W&M Law School to share advice on how law students can take charge of their careers.Mon, 15 Dec 2014 17:00:00 -0500Jeffrey Ambroziak J.D. '98 on Cartography, 3D Moon Maps, and Writing Patentshttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2014/jeffrey-ambroziak-j.d.-98-on-cartography,-3d-moon-maps,-and-writing-patents.phpThe Student Intellectual Property Society welcomed alumnus Jeffrey Ambroziak J.D. '98 on November 21 as he presented a talk detailing his journey to becoming the cartographer and inventor he is today. Wed, 03 Dec 2014 15:58:00 -0500Meese Joins with Other Antitrust Scholars in Amicus Brief in O'Bannon v. NCAAhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2015/meese-joins-with-other-antitrust-scholars-in-amicus-brief-in-obannon-v.-ncaa.phpWilliam & Mary Law School Professor Alan J. Meese has joined an amicus brief with 14 other antitrust scholars in O'Bannon v. NCAA.Mon, 24 Nov 2014 13:00:00 -0500Meese Joins with Other Antitrust Scholars in Amicus Brief in O'Bannon v. NCAAhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2014/meese-joins-with-other-antitrust-scholars-in-amicus-brief-in-obannon-v.-ncaa.phpWilliam & Mary Law School Professor Alan J. Meese has joined an amicus brief with 14 other antitrust scholars in O'Bannon v. NCAA.Mon, 24 Nov 2014 13:00:00 -0500Law Students Collect 4,114 Food Items to Help Local Communityhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2014/law-students-collect-more-4,114-food-items-for-local-community.phpStudents at William & Mary Law School set aside their studies on Friday, Nov. 21, to participate in the 14th annual Thanksgiving Basket Competition sponsored by the Black Law Students Association.Mon, 24 Nov 2014 12:00:00 -0500Law School Names Reading Room for Noted Alumnus Harvey Chappellhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2014/law-school-names-reading-room-for-noted-alumnus-harvey-chappell.phpThe Law School honors R. Harvey Chappell, Jr. with a reading room in the Wolf Law Library.Mon, 17 Nov 2014 17:00:00 -0500