Law Newshttp://law.wm.edu/rss/news.xmlLaw News RSSThu, 18 Sep 2008 17:22:09 -0400Cascade Serverweb@wm.eduWilliam & Mary Law School Awards Annual Property Rights Prize to NYU’s Vicki Beenhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2021/william-mary-law-school-awards-annual-property-rights-prize-to-nyus-vicki-been.phpOn September 30, Professor Vicki Been of NYU Law School became the 18th recipient of the annual Brigham-Kanner Property Rights Prize from the William & Mary Law School Property Rights Project.Mon, 04 Oct 2021 17:00:00 -0400Afghans’ Long Road Ahead Through the Immigration Systemhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2021/afghans-long-road-ahead.phpThe Immigration Clinic is staffed by a Faculty Director, Professor Stacy Kern-Scheerer, and a Supervising Attorney, J. Nicole Alanko ’18, who is placed at the Clinic as an Immigrant Justice Corps Fellow, a grant-funded fellowship program. They sat down to speak with us about the ongoing immigration challenges facing Afghans.Tue, 21 Sep 2021 15:05:00 -0400William & Mary Law School’s Annual Supreme Court Preview Examines Upcoming SCOTUS Termhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2021/william-mary-law-schools-annual-supreme-court-preview-examines-upcoming-scotus-term.phpBefore the Supreme Court convened its 2021-22 term, legal scholars, judges, lawyers and journalists came to W&M Law School for the Institute of Bill of Rights Law's 34th Annual Supreme Court Preview.Thu, 16 Sep 2021 00:00:00 -0400William & Mary Has 27th Most-Cited Law Faculty in the Nation, According to Latest Scholarly Impact Studyhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2021/scholarly-impact-study-2021.phpWilliam & Mary Law School faculty are once again among the most cited in the country. W&M rose one spot to number 27, according to the latest Scholarly Impact of Law School Faculties study released on August 25.Mon, 30 Aug 2021 15:00:00 -0400Judge John A. Gibney, Jr. Presented with Annual St. George Tucker Awardhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2021/judge-john-a.-gibney,-jr.-presented-with-annual-st.-george-tucker-award.phpJudge John A. Gibney, Jr. received the 2021-22 St. George Tucker Adjunct Professor of Law Award for his service on behalf of students.Thu, 26 Aug 2021 20:00:00 -0400William & Mary Law School’s Immigration Clinic Wins First Asylum Casehttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2021/william-mary-law-schools-immigration-clinic-wins-first-asylum-case.phpOn July 13, William & Mary Law School’s Immigration Clinic received outstanding news: the Clinic has won its first asylum case. Tue, 20 Jul 2021 17:05:00 -0400Cutting Straight to the (Price) Point: William & Mary Law Faculty Self-Publish Reader-friendly, Inexpensive Casebookshttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2021/cutting-straight-to-the-price-point-william-mary-law-faculty-self-publish-reader-friendly,-inexpensive-casebooks.phpThree W&M law professors, Jeffrey Bellin, Adam Gershowitz and Sarah R. Wasserman Rajec, have self-published recent casebooks because they want to offer their students high-quality texts at low prices. Thu, 24 Jun 2021 00:00:00 -0400William & Mary Law School Places Seventh in 2020-2021 ABA Competitions Championshiphttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2021/william-mary-law-school-places-seventh-in-2020-2021-aba-competitions-championship.phpWilliam & Mary Law School's ADR and Moot Court teams' excellent year in competition put the Law School in the Top 10 of the 2020-2021 ABA Competitions Championship.Thu, 10 Jun 2021 17:00:00 -0400Class of 2021 Members Honored with I’Anson, Thurgood Marshall and George Wythe Awardshttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2021/class-of-2021-members-honored-with-ianson,-thurgood-marshall-and-george-wythe-awards.phpEach year, the Law School, law faculty, and Law School Association present special awards to members of the graduating class in recognition of professional promise, exceptional service and distinguished pro bono work. Thu, 10 Jun 2021 17:00:00 -0400William & Mary Law School Recognizes Exceptional Service With Spring Awardshttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2021/william-mary-law-school-recognizes-exceptional-service-with-spring-awards.phpLaura Shepherd, the Associate Dean for Student and Academic Services, and Betta Labanish, Administrative Assistant, have been honored for their outstanding service to the Law School.Thu, 10 Jun 2021 17:00:00 -0400Leadership Boards: A Changing of the Guardhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2021/leadership-boards-a-changing-of-the-guard.phpAbout 50 alumni lend their time and talents each year as members of our leadership boards to ensure that the Law School flourishes now and in the future. We thank these board members for their support and encouragement which has meant so much to our students, staff and faculty, particularly amid the challenges of the past year.Wed, 26 May 2021 00:00:00 -0400Faculty and Staff Recognized for Excellencehttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2021/faculty-and-staff-recognized-for-excellence.phpWilliam & Mary Law School recognizes exceptional teaching and service with annual spring awards.Mon, 24 May 2021 12:00:00 -0400Law School Recognizes Contributions and Achievements of 2021 J.D. and LL.M. Graduateshttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2021/law-school-recognizes-contributions-and-achievements-of-2021-j.d.-and-ll.m.-graduates.phpThe Law School community gathered virtually with friends and family to celebrate the Class of 2021 on May 21 at 11:30AM.Mon, 24 May 2021 00:00:00 -0400Law School’s Virginia Coastal Policy Center Joins a Network of National Partners in Launching the State Resilience Partnership http://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2021/law-schools-virginia-coastal-policy-center-joins-a-network-of-national-partners-in-launching-the-state-resilience-partnership.phpThe Law School's Virginia Coastal Policy Center has joined the newly launched State Resilience Partnership. This partnership brings together a network of 15 organizations — convened by the American Flood Coalition and The Pew Charitable Trusts — united by a commitment to support state leaders as they craft resilience strategies. Thu, 13 May 2021 12:00:00 -0400William & Mary Law School's Moot Court Team Is Seventh in New National Rankinghttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2021/william-mary-law-schools-moot-court-team-is-seventh-in-new-national-ranking.phpWilliam & Mary Law School’s Moot Court team is ranked seventh in the nation according to new data compiled by the University of Houston Law Center. Mon, 03 May 2021 17:00:00 -0400Professor Allison Orr Larsen Offers Senate Testimony on Supreme Court Fact-Findinghttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2021/professor-allison-orr-larsen-offers-senate-testimony-on-supreme-court-fact-finding.phpProfessor Allison Orr Larsen testified before the Senate Judiciary Committee (subcommittee on Federal Courts) on Tuesday, April 27 during a hearing involving “Supreme Court Fact-Finding and the Distortion of American Democracy.” Thu, 29 Apr 2021 17:00:00 -0400William & Mary Law School 1Ls Support First Generation Students With New Alliancehttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2021/william-mary-law-school-1ls-support-first-generation-students-with-new-alliance.phpJam Jamison and Charleigh Kondas of the Class of 2023 are building a strong network of fellow first-generation students, alumni and faculty with the First Generation Student Alliance.Tue, 20 Apr 2021 17:00:00 -0400Reaching Back, Moving Forward: Courtney Malveaux Supports Diversity With Endowed Scholarshiphttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2021/reaching-back,-moving-forward-courtney-malveaux-supports-diversity-with-endowed-scholarship.phpCourtney Malveaux ’02 is making a difference for law school diversity with the creation of the Reaching Back Scholarship Endowment.Tue, 20 Apr 2021 17:00:00 -0400An Afghan Human Rights Activist Gives and Receives Inspiration at William & Mary Law Schoolhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2021/afghan-human-rights-activist.phpSarina Faizy L.L.M. '21 is a human rights activist from Kanadahar who is about to receive her L.L.M. from William and Mary Law School.Mon, 19 Apr 2021 21:05:00 -0400Law School’s Alumni Weekend a Virtual Successhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2021/law-schools-alumni-weekend-a-virtual-success.phpThis years Alumni Weekend may have been online, but the fun was real as 20 reunion classes gathered to catch up, celebrate, and support the Law School through their class gifts.Mon, 19 Apr 2021 17:00:00 -0400