Law Newshttps://law.wm.edu/rss/news.xmlLaw News RSSThu, 18 Sep 2008 17:22:09 -0400Cascade Servercreative@wm.eduLaw School Celebrates Professor Lynda Butler’s Decades of Servicehttps://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2022/law-school-celebrates-professor-lynda-butlers-decades-of-service.phpThe Law School community gathered recently to celebrate Professor Lynda L. Butler's more-than-40-year career at William & Mary.Thu, 20 Oct 2022 17:20:00 -0400William & Mary Law School Launches Corporate Compliance Certificate Programhttps://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2022/new-corporate-compliance-program.phpLaw School will offer a new Corporate Compliance Certificate Program this spring for mid- to high-level career professionals. The six-week hybrid program provides an advanced understanding of complex compliance issues across industries and businesses of all sizes.Wed, 12 Oct 2022 10:55:00 -0400Professor Catherine Stahl Joins William & Mary Law Faculty as Director of LL.M. Programshttps://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2022/professor-catherine-stahl-joins-william-mary-law-faculty-as-director-of-ll.m.-programs.phpProfessor Catherine Stahl has joined the William & Mary Law School faculty as a Professor of the Practice and Director of LL.M. Programs.Tue, 11 Oct 2022 17:00:00 -0400William & Mary Law School Hosts 19th Annual Brigham-Kanner Property Rights Conferencehttps://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2022/william-mary-law-school-hosts-19th-annual-brigham-kanner-property-rights-conference.phpThe Brigham-Kanner Property Rights Conference held its 19th annual event at the end of September, with members of the bench, bar and academia gathering at William & Mary to explore recent developments in the laws that affect property rights.Fri, 07 Oct 2022 17:00:00 -0400Portraits of William & Mary Law Deans Reveley, Butler and Douglas Unveiledhttps://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2022/portraits-of-william-mary-law-deans-reveley,-butler-and-douglas-unveiled.phpFormer W&M Law Deans Taylor Reveley, Lynda Butler and Davison Douglas have been honored with portraits that now grace the Hixon Center at the Law School.Wed, 28 Sep 2022 00:00:00 -0400William & Mary Law School Launches New Leadership & Professional Development Course for 1L Students https://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2022/william-mary-law-school-launches-new-leadership-professional-development-course-for-1l-students.phpA new one-credit course develops and hones 1L students’ leadership and professional skills to ensure that they enter the profession equipped with a wide array of core competencies.Tue, 27 Sep 2022 17:00:00 -0400William & Mary Law School Faculty Awards Marshall-Wythe Medallion to Georgetown Law’s Paul Smithhttps://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2022/william-mary-law-school-faculty-awards-marshall-wythe-medallion-to-georgetown-laws-paul-smith.phpPaul Smith, Professor from Practice at Georgetown University Law Center and the VP for Litigation and Strategy at the Campaign Legal Center, received the Marshall-Wythe Medallion, which recognizes those who have demonstrated exceptional accomplishment in law. Tue, 20 Sep 2022 17:10:00 -0400William & Mary Law School Bring Experts Together for the 35th Annual Supreme Court Previewhttps://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2022/william-mary-law-school-bring-experts-together-for-the-35th-annual-supreme-court-preview.phpBefore the Supreme Court convened its 2022-23 term, legal scholars, judges, lawyers and journalists came to W&M Law School for the Institute of Bill of Rights Law's 35th Annual Supreme Court Preview.Tue, 20 Sep 2022 17:00:00 -0400Cameryn Lonsway ’24 Honored as a 2022 Anderson Scholarhttps://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2022/cameryn-lonsway-24-honored-as-a-2022-anderson-scholar.phpThe Anderson Scholars program, which began in 2010, awards student leaders and honors the contributions of the late Alvin P. Anderson ’70, J.D. ’72.Wed, 14 Sep 2022 17:00:00 -0400Judge Helivi Holland ’90 Presented with Annual St. George Tucker Awardhttps://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2022/judge-helivi-holland-90-presented-with-annual-st.-george-tucker-award.phpJudge Helivi Holland '90 received the 2022-23 St. George Tucker Adjunct Professor of Law Award for her service on behalf of students as an adjunct professor.Sat, 27 Aug 2022 17:00:00 -0400William & Mary Law School Welcomes Military Veterans to the Class of 2025 https://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2022/william-mary-law-school-welcomes-military-veterans-to-the-class-of-2025.phpWilliam & Mary Law School recently welcomed the military veterans of the Class of 2025 during orientation activities prior to the beginning of their formal legal education.Wed, 24 Aug 2022 17:00:00 -0400William & Mary Law Welcomes the Class of 2025https://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2022/william-mary-law-welcomes-the-class-of-20251.phpThe Law School recently welcomed the J.D. Class of 2025, the LL.M. Class of 2022, and transfer and visiting students.Wed, 24 Aug 2022 17:00:00 -0400Summer Refreshment: Law School Undergoes Renovations for a New Look in the New School Yearhttps://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2022/summer-refreshment-law-school-undergoes-renovations-for-a-new-look-in-the-new-school-year.phpA new look in the Law School lobby and first floor reading room met new and returning students after a summer of renovation at William & Mary Law School.Thu, 18 Aug 2022 17:00:00 -0400William & Mary Law School’s Lynda L. Butler Elected Member of American Law Institutehttps://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2022/william-mary-law-schools-lynda-l.-butler-elected-member-of-american-law-institute.phpProfessor Emerita Lynda L. Butler was recently elected to the American Law Institute (ALI), the leading independent organization in the United States producing scholarly work to clarify, modernize and improve the law.Thu, 18 Aug 2022 17:00:00 -0400James Y. Stern of William & Mary Law School Elected Member of American Law Institutehttps://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2022/james-y.-stern-of-william-mary-law-school-elected-member-of-american-law-institute.phpProfessor James Y. Stern was recently elected to the American Law Institute (ALI), the leading independent organization in the United States producing scholarly work to clarify, modernize and improve the law.Thu, 18 Aug 2022 17:00:00 -0400Virginia Coastal Policy Center Helps Communities RAFT toward Resiliencyhttps://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2022/virginia-coastal-policy-center-helps-communities-raft-toward-resiliency.phpThe Virginia Coastal Policy Center at W&M Law and partners have recently used the innovative Resilience Adaptation Feasibility Tool (The RAFT) to help improve community resilience to coastal hazards on the Eastern Shore and Northern Neck areas of Virginia.Mon, 15 Aug 2022 18:00:00 -0400Rebecca Green Appointed Associate Professor of Law at William & Mary Law Schoolhttps://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2022/rebecca-green-appointed-associate-professor-at-william-mary-law-school.phpRebecca Green, the Co-Director of the Election Law Program at William & Mary Law School, has been appointed Associate Professor of Law. Tue, 19 Jul 2022 17:00:00 -0400William & Mary Law Dean A. Benjamin Spencer Receives Virginia State Bar Leadership in Education Awardhttps://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2022/william-mary-law-dean-a.-benjamin-spencer-receives-virginia-state-bar-leadership-in-education-award.phpA. Benjamin Spencer, Dean and Trustee Professor at William & Mary Law School, was recently honored with the William R. Rakes Leadership in Education Award from the Virginia State Bar Section on the Education of Lawyers in Virginia. Fri, 01 Jul 2022 00:00:00 -0400Professor Thomas J. McSweeney Receives W&M Alumni Association’s Alumni Fellowship Awardhttps://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2022/alumni-fellowship-award.phpProfessor Thomas J. McSweeney has been selected to receive a 2022 Alumni Fellowship Award by the William & Mary Alumni Association. Thu, 02 Jun 2022 09:30:00 -0400Faculty Recognitions for Outstanding Teachinghttps://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2022/faculty-recognitions-for-outstanding-teaching.phpFive faculty were honored for outstanding teaching during spring semester 2022.Wed, 01 Jun 2022 15:15:00 -0400