Law Newshttp://law.wm.edu/rss/news.xmlLaw News RSSThu, 18 Sep 2008 17:22:09 -0400Cascade Serverweb@wm.eduBellin Joins Ranks of "Wright & Miller" Authors with New Volume on Federal Hearsay Ruleshttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2018/bellin-joins-ranks-of-wright--miller-authors-with-new-volume-on-federal-hearsay-rules.phpProfessor Jeffrey Bellin has joined the ranks of authors on the prestigious Federal Practice and Procedure treatise published by Thomas Reuters. The treatise, commonly identified by the names of its original authors, "Wright & Miller," is regularly relied on by courts, practitioners, and scholars alike. Tue, 16 Jan 2018 20:45:00 -0500Clinic Victory in Fifth Circuit Appeals Courthttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2018/Clinic victory in Fifth Circuit Appeals Court.phpOn January 12, 2018, the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit issued a published opinion in Peña v. City of Rio Grande City, Texas in favor of Appellant Maria Peña, a client of the William & Mary Appellate and Supreme Court Clinic.Tue, 16 Jan 2018 19:40:00 -0500Lawyer Up: Paul Rowley ’17, J.D. ’20 takes his skills to the courthttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2018/lawyer-up-paul-rowley-17,-j.d.-20-takes-his-skills-to-the-court.phpWhen you have a tall kid, you make them play basketball. It’s an unspoken parenting rule that Paul Rowley’s ’17, J.D. ’20 parents did not ignore.Tue, 16 Jan 2018 12:53:00 -0500In the News: 1L Gracefully Balances Basketball and Law Schoolhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2018/in-the-news-1l-gracefully-balances-basketball-and-law-school.phpDave Johnson of the Daily Press talked to first-year law student Paul Rowley, a member of William & Mary's Tribe basketball team.Sat, 13 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0500Media Turns to Professor Green for Stories About Contested House District 94 Electionhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2018/media-turns-to-professor-green-for-stories-about-contested-house-district-94-election.phpThe Associated Press, the New York Times and the Wall Street Journal were among the news outlets that turned to Professor Rebecca Green, co-director of the Election Law Program, for comment about recent developments concerning the House District 94 election in Virginia.Fri, 29 Dec 2017 14:15:00 -0500Media Turns to Professor Green for Stories About Contested House District 94 Electionhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/media-turns-to-professor-green-for-stories-about-contested-house-district-94-election.phpThe Associated Press, the New York Times and the Wall Street Journal were among the news outlets that turned to Professor Rebecca Green, co-director of the Election Law Program, for comment about recent developments concerning the House District 94 election in Virginia.Fri, 29 Dec 2017 14:15:00 -0500Law School Honored as Military Friendly® for Outstanding Commitment to Veterans http://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/law-school-honored-as-military-friendly-for-outstanding-commitment-to-veterans-.phpWilliam & Mary is the only law school in Virginia to receive a 2018 Military Friendly® School designation, and is ranked first among law schools receiving the 2018 designation. Wed, 20 Dec 2017 14:48:00 -0500Gurbir S. Grewal J.D. ’99 Nominated to Serve as New Jersey Attorney Generalhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2018/gurbir-s.-grewal-j.d.-99-nominated-to-serve-as-new-jersey-attorney-general.phpIf confirmed by the New Jersey Senate in 2018, Grewal will be the first Sikh American to serve as a state attorney general in the United States. Thu, 14 Dec 2017 13:23:00 -0500Gurbir S. Grewal J.D. ’99 Nominated to Serve as New Jersey Attorney Generalhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/gurbir-s.-grewal-j.d.-99-nominated-to-serve-as-new-jersey-attorney-general.phpIf confirmed by the New Jersey Senate in 2018, Grewal will be the first Sikh American to serve as a state attorney general in the United States. Thu, 14 Dec 2017 13:23:00 -0500William & Mary’s Puller Veterans Benefits Clinic Receives $50k Grant from Dominion Energyhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2018/william--marys-puller-veterans-benefits-clinic-receives-50k-grant-from-dominion-energy.phpDominion Energy is helping veterans with a generous grant to the Law School's Puller Veterans Benefits Clinic in support of Military Mondays.Tue, 12 Dec 2017 17:00:00 -0500William & Mary’s Puller Veterans Benefits Clinic Receives $50k Grant from Dominion Energyhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/william--marys-puller-veterans-benefits-clinic-receives-50k-grant-from-dominion-energy.phpDominion Energy is helping veterans with a generous grant to the Law School's Puller Veterans Benefits Clinic in support of Military Mondays.Tue, 12 Dec 2017 17:00:00 -0500Carpenter v. United Stateshttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2018/carpenter-v.-united-states.phpFollowing oral arguments, "Concurring Opinions," the "Volokh Conspiracy," and Reason magazine took note of a Harvard Law Review article by Professor James Y. Stern and Professor William Baude (Chicago).Fri, 08 Dec 2017 13:37:00 -0500Carpenter v. United Stateshttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/carpenter-v.-united-states.phpFollowing oral arguments, "Concurring Opinions," the "Volokh Conspiracy," and Reason magazine took note of a Harvard Law Review article by Professor James Y. Stern and Professor William Baude (Chicago).Fri, 08 Dec 2017 13:37:00 -0500Supreme Court Seminar: Zimmerman J.D. '18 on a Day Spent at the High Courthttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/supreme-court-seminar-our-day-at-the-high-court.phpStudents in the Supreme Court Seminar, taught by Professor Neal Devins, spent two days in Washington, D.C., as part of the class. Liesel Zimmerman J.D. '18 blogged about the class's trip, including their visit to the Supreme Court.Tue, 05 Dec 2017 02:15:00 -0500First Year Law Students Provide Meals through Annual BLSA Thanksgiving Basket Competitionhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/first-year-law-students-provide-meals-through-annual-blsa-thanksgiving-basket-competition.phpFirst-year W&M law students touch many lives in the community through the 17th annual Thanksgiving Basket Competition, sponsored by BLSA.Fri, 17 Nov 2017 17:00:00 -0500Judge Thomas Delivers Talk about the Racial Disparity of Judgeshttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/judge-thomas-delivers-talks-about-the-racial-disparity-of-judges.phpJudge John Charles Thomas recently visited the Law School to talk with students about racial disparity on state and federal benches.Fri, 17 Nov 2017 17:00:00 -0500Law School Dedicates W. Taylor Reveley, III Classroomhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/law-school-dedicates-w.-taylor-reveley,-iii-classroom.phpThe W. Taylor Reveley, III Classroom has been dedicated by Hunton & Williams LLP, alumni and friends in gratitude for President Reveley's dedication and exceptional service.Thu, 16 Nov 2017 17:00:00 -0500Law and Undergraduate Students Use GIS tools to Redraw 11 Virginia House Districtshttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2018/law-and-undergraduate-students-use-gis-tools-to-redraw-11-virginia-house-districts.phpProfessor Rebecca Green, Co-Director of the Law School's Election Law Program, and Dr. Robert Rose, Director of William & Mary's Center for Geospatial Analysis (CGA) co-taught a new course this fall titled "Legislative Redistricting and Geographic Information Systems." Sat, 11 Nov 2017 08:30:00 -0500Law and Undergraduate Students Use GIS tools to Redraw 11 Virginia House Districtshttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/law-and-undergraduate-students-use-gis-tools-to-redraw-11-virginia-house-districts.phpProfessor Rebecca Green, Co-Director of the Law School's Election Law Program, and Dr. Robert Rose, Director of William & Mary's Center for Geospatial Analysis (CGA) co-taught a new course this fall titled "Legislative Redistricting and Geographic Information Systems." Sat, 11 Nov 2017 08:30:00 -0500Seventh Annual McGlothlin Leadership Forum Introduces Students to National Leaders in Law and Businesshttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/seventh-annual-mcglothlin-leadership-forum-introduces-students-to-national-leaders-in-law-and-business.phpOn October 24-26, law and business students learned from the best during the annual McGlothlin Leadership Forum.Tue, 07 Nov 2017 17:00:00 -0500