Law Newshttp://law.wm.edu/rss/news.xmlLaw News RSSThu, 18 Sep 2008 17:22:09 -0400Cascade Serverweb@wm.eduProfessors Butler, Combs, Ibrahim and Oman Recognized with Plumeri Awards for Faculty Excellencehttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/professors--butler,-combs,-ibrahim-and-oman-recognized-with-plumeri-awards-for-faculty-excellence.phpFour law professors are among the university faculty members to be honored today for their exemplary achievements in teaching, research, and service. Fri, 29 Apr 2016 09:15:00 -0400Jack Pigge Convicted in Law School’s Fairy-tale Trialhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/jack-pigge-convicted-in-law-schools-fairy-tale-trial.phpThe trial, part of the semiannual fairy tale trial series organized by the CLCT, is designed to give elementary school students an overview of American courtroom procedure through an accessible and entertaining fact pattern.Thu, 28 Apr 2016 17:00:00 -0400Chief Justice of Canada Reflects on 35 Years as a Judge during Visit to William & Mary http://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/chief-justice-of-canada-reflects-on-35-years-as-a-judge-during-visit-to-william--mary-.phpThe Right Hon. Beverley McLachlin, Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Canada, recently delivered the annual Williamson Fellow lecture at the Law School.Thu, 28 Apr 2016 12:05:00 -0400Chounet and Gum Featured on Tipping the Scales' "Top Law Students" Listhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/chounet-and-gum-on-among-tipping-the-scales-top-law-students.phpKatie Chounet and Kaylee Gum, who will graduate from the Law School in May, were among 29 students nationwide from the Class of 2016 to be featured on Tipping the Scales' "Top Law Students" list.Thu, 28 Apr 2016 11:30:00 -0400Kaylee R. Gum, J.D. '16 to Receive Virginia State Bar Pro Bono Awardhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/kaylee-r.-gum-j.d.-16-to-receive-virginia-state-bar-pro-bono-award.phpLieutenant Kaylee R. Gum, who will graduate from the Law School in May, will receive the Virginia State Bar's Oliver White Hill Pro Bono Award in June.Wed, 27 Apr 2016 14:34:00 -0400Law Students Help Plant Change in Southeast Community of Newport Newshttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/law-students-help-plant-change-in-southeast-community-of-newport-news.phpOn April 23, Arbor Day, students from the Virginia Coastal Policy Center, Student Environmental and Animal Law Society, and Black Law Student Association joined the Southeast CARE Coalition for a second year to “Plant the Change” in the Southeast Community of Newport News, VA.Tue, 26 Apr 2016 16:26:00 -0400Private-Public Synergy Supports Web Portal for Coastal Resiliencyhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/private-public-synergy-supports-web-portal-for-coastal-resiliency.phpCoastal flooding initiatives at William & Mary receive grant support from blue moon fund.Mon, 25 Apr 2016 20:00:00 -0400Online Tool and Hotline for Information on Changes to Virginia's Restoration of Rights Policyhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/revive-my-vote-information-on-governors-announcement-of-changes-to-restoration-of-rights-policy.phpRevive My Vote, a collaboration of the Election Law Program at the Law School and the Williamsburg, Va., Bar Association, has launched a new online learning tool and staffed a hotline to help Virginians learn more about today’s announcement by Governor Terry McAuliffe.Fri, 22 Apr 2016 13:20:00 -0400Appellate and Supreme Court Clinic Argues in U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit http://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/william--mary-law-schools-appellate-and-supreme-court-clinic-argues-the-case-corrigan-v.-district-of-columbia-in-the-united-states-courts-of-appeals-for-the-d.c.-circuit.-.phpOn April 18, 2016, William & Mary Law School’s Appellate and Supreme Court Clinic argued the case Corrigan v. District of Columbia in the United States Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit. Tue, 19 Apr 2016 11:00:00 -0400One Tribe One Dayhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/one-tribe-one-day.phpOne Tribe One Day is William & Mary’s giving day: a chance to show the world how much alma mater means to us. On April 19, 2016, William & Mary will celebrate our third annual One Tribe One Day – one extraordinary day of giving back and paying it forward. Tue, 19 Apr 2016 00:00:00 -0400Alumni Profile: Brian Goebel '93, J.D. '96http://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/alumni-profile-brian-goebel-93,-j.d.-96.phpFrom his home on the West Coast, Goebel works hard at promoting the values and priorities he believes are necessary to build a stronger nation: civic engagement and collaboration.Thu, 14 Apr 2016 11:00:00 -0400A Conversation with Professor Darian Ibrahim On the Law Behind Innovationhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/a-conversation-with-professor-darian-ibrahim-on-the-law-behind-innovation.phpA Q&A with Professor Darian M. Ibrahim on his interest in entrepreneurial law.Wed, 13 Apr 2016 17:00:00 -0400Appellate Clinic Argues Case in Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals http://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/appellate-clinic-argues-case-in-eleventh-circuit-court-of-appeals-.phpOn March 30, the Law School's Appellate and Supreme Court Clinic argued the case of Henry v. City of Mt. Dora in the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit. Fri, 08 Apr 2016 15:30:00 -0400SEALS Students Have an Impact on Sustainability at William & Maryhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/seals-students-have-an-impact-on-sustainability-at-william--mary.phpStudents from the Student Environmental and Animal Law Society (SEALS) are getting outdoors and working on a number of campus sustainability improvements.Fri, 01 Apr 2016 17:00:00 -0400Annual Election Law Symposium Focuses on Data Accuracyhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/annual-election-law-symposium-focuses-on-data-accuracy.phpAn accomplished panel of experts in the field of election law recently headlined the Election Law Society's 10th annual symposium.Fri, 01 Apr 2016 17:00:00 -0400Harvard Law’s John F. Manning Delivers Annual Cutler Lecturehttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/harvard-laws-john-f.-manning-delivers-annual-cutler-lecture.phpJohn F. Manning of Harvard Law School recently delivered the annual James Goold Cutler Lecture on "The Living Constitution and the Dead Hand."Fri, 01 Apr 2016 17:00:00 -0400Military Mondays Expand Across the Countryhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/military-mondays-expand-across-the-country.phpW&M Law School's and Starbucks' Military Mondays program is being developed by other organizations and schools, and is helping veterans across the country.Thu, 31 Mar 2016 17:00:00 -0400Top Medieval Law Scholars Explore Magna Carta’s Legacy at BORJ Symposiumhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/top-medieval-law-scholars-explore-magna-cartas-legacy-at-borj-symposium.phpWorld-renowned scholars in legal medieval history from the United Kingdom and North America recently participated in a symposium on "Revising, Reissuing, and Reinterpreting Magna Carta in the Middle Ages."Thu, 31 Mar 2016 17:00:00 -0400Law Leaders Make Things Happen at Fourth Annual Leadership Conferencehttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/law-leaders-make-things-happen-at-fourth-annual-leadership-conference.phpAlumnae share expertise with students at William & Mary Law School's Fourth Annual Leadership Conference.Tue, 29 Mar 2016 17:00:00 -0400April 11, Iran Nuclear Accord: Diplomatic Success or Dangerous Course?http://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/april-11,-iran-nuclear-accord-diplomatic-success-or-dangerous-course.phpWilliam & Mary Law School's Human Security Law Center and the Reves Center for International Studies will present a symposium examining the Iran Nuclear Accord. Admission is free and all are welcome.Mon, 28 Mar 2016 11:12:00 -0400