Law Newshttp://law.wm.edu/rss/news.xmlLaw News RSSThu, 18 Sep 2008 17:22:09 -0400Cascade Serverweb@wm.eduVirginia Environmental Endowment Funds William & Mary Projectshttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/virginia-environmental-endowment-funds-two-william--mary-projects.phpThe Virginia Coastal Policy Center at William & Mary Law School and William & Mary’s Virginia Institute of Marine Science have each received funding for projects during the latest round of grants from the Virginia Environmental Endowment (VEE). The grants were among VEE awards of more than $250,000 to 13 organizations.Tue, 21 Jun 2016 16:30:00 -0400Law Alumni Appointments to William & Mary Board of Visitorshttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/law-alumni-appointments-to-william--mary-board-of-visitors.phpW&M Law alumni S. Douglas Bunch '02, J.D. '06; Anne Leigh Kerr '91, J.D. '98; and Brian P. Woolfolk J.D. '96 have been appointed to the William & Mary Board of Visitors.Tue, 14 Jun 2016 17:00:00 -0400Web Resource Launched to Help Judges Understand State Election Codeshttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/election-law-web-tool-launched-five-months-ahead-of-national-elections-to-prepare-state-judges-for-possible-november-challenges.phpIn this presidential election year and an already hotly contested election season, the Election Law Program has launched a web-based tool aimed at helping judges resolve election litigation fairly and efficiently.Tue, 07 Jun 2016 10:00:00 -0400Douglas E. Brown '71, J.D. '74: Actively Engaged in Helping the Next Generationhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/douglas-e.-brown-71,-j.d.-74-actively-engaged-in-helping-the-next-generation.phpA loyal and proud alumnus, Doug Brown spends significant time in retirement actively involved with the William & Mary community. Like many alums, Brown feels grateful and happy to give his time and resources to the alma mater that gave him so much.Mon, 06 Jun 2016 16:17:00 -0400Michael Collett J.D. '16 Honored for Outstanding Service to the Law School Communityhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/michael-collett-j.d.-16-honored-for-outstanding-service-to-the-law-school-community.phpMichael Collett J.D. ’16 received the George Wythe Award at the Law School's Diploma Ceremony on May 15. The award is named in honor of George Wythe, William & Mary's and the nation's first professor of law, and is given each year to a graduating student in recognition of his or her outstanding and selfless service.Sun, 05 Jun 2016 17:45:00 -0400Cameron Ginder J.D. '16 Receives I'Anson Awardhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/cameron-ginder-j.d.-16-receives-ianson-award.phpCameron Ginder J.D. '16 received the I'Anson Award, the highest award given to a graduating student by the Law School faculty, during the Law School's Diploma Ceremony on May 15. Sun, 05 Jun 2016 15:15:00 -0400Maryann Nolan Chong J.D. ’07 Honored with Taylor Reveley Awardhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/maryann-nolan-chong-j.d.-07-honored-with-taylor-reveley-award.phpThe William & Mary Law School Association recognized Maryann Nolan Chong J.D. ’07 as recipient of the Taylor Reveley Award during the Law School's May 15 Diploma Ceremony. Sun, 05 Jun 2016 12:38:00 -0400Diploma Ceremony: Welcoming Remarks of Shajee Hamid Hanfi LL.M. '16http://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/diploma-ceremony-welcoming-remarks-of-shajee-hamid-hanfi-ll.m.-16.phpWelcoming remarks by LL.M. graduate Shajee Hamid HanfiFri, 03 Jun 2016 11:10:00 -0400Professors Larsen and Bradley Receive McGlothlin Award for Exceptional Teaching http://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/professors-larsen-and-bradley-receive-mcglothlin-award-for-exceptional-teaching-.phpThe inaugural McGlothlin Faculty Teaching Award was recently bestowed on two outstanding faculty members from the Raymond A. Mason School of Business and William & Mary Law School.Thu, 26 May 2016 15:09:00 -0400The Honorable Carla Archie ’95 Honored With Citizen Lawyer Awardhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/the-honorable-carla-archie-95-honored-with-citizen-lawyer-award.phpThe award, the Association's highest recognition, is given annually to a graduate or friend of the Law School who has made "a lifetime commitment to citizenship and leadership."Tue, 24 May 2016 17:00:00 -0400Gum J.D. '16 Receives 2016 Thurgood Marshall Award at Graduationhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/gum-j.d.-16-receives-2016-thurgood-marshall-award-at-graduation.phpThe Law School Association bestows the honor each year to a member of the graduating class who engages in distinguished public service.Tue, 24 May 2016 17:00:00 -0400Diploma Ceremony: Welcoming Remarks of SBA President Scott Krystiniak J.D. '16http://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/diploma-ceremony-welcoming-remarks-of-sba-president-scott-krystiniak-j.d.-16.phpWelcoming Remarks of 2015-16 Student Bar Association President Scott Krystiniak J.D. '16Tue, 24 May 2016 15:11:00 -0400Awards Ceremony Celebrates the Class of 2016's Achievements and Contributionshttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/awards-ceremony-celebrates-the-class-of-2016s-achievements-and-contributions.phpOn Saturday, May 14, the Law School community gathered in Colonial Williamsburg's Kimball Theatre with soon-to-be-graduates, their families, and friends to celebrate the Class of 2016's contributions and achievements. Fri, 20 May 2016 17:00:00 -0400Fritzius Honored with 2016 John Marshall Awardhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/fritzius-honored-with-2016-john-marshall-award.phpCassi Fritzius is awarded for her selfless service to the Law School.Fri, 20 May 2016 17:00:00 -0400Class of 2016 Celebrates Record 93 Percent Gift Participation at Graduationhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/class-of-2016-celebrates-record-93-percent-gift-participation-at-graduation.phpAt graduation, the Class of 2016 celebrated a record 93 percent Class Gift participation rate.Fri, 20 May 2016 17:00:00 -0400Class of 2016 Honors Professor Rebecca Green with Walter Williams Teaching Awardhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/class-of-2016-honors-professor-rebecca-green-with-walter-williams-teaching-award.phpThe Class of 2016 presented Professor Rebecca Green with the Walter L. Williams, Jr., Memorial Teaching Award at this year's Diploma Ceremony.Fri, 20 May 2016 17:00:00 -0400Kaine Shares with Law Graduates Lessons He Learned From His Clientshttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/kaine-shares-lessons-he-learned-from-clients-with-law-graduates.phpU.S. Senator Tim Kaine shared what his first clients as a lawyer taught him about empathy, insight and compassion in his address at the Law School's May 15 diploma ceremony.Fri, 20 May 2016 12:00:00 -0400Text of Senator Tim Kaine's Diploma Ceremony Remarkshttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/Text-of-senator-tim-kaines-diploma-ceremony-remarks.phpSenator Kaine addressed graduates at the Law School's May 15 Diploma Ceremony.Fri, 20 May 2016 11:12:00 -0400Law School Hosts Neighborhood Criminal Justice Roundtable on May 20-21http://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/law-school-hosts-neighborhood-criminal-justice-roundtable-on-may-20-21.phpOn May 20th and 21st, William & Mary Law School will host the third installment of the Neighborhood Criminal Justice Roundtable. The event will bring together a tremendous group of criminal justice experts from William & Mary and nearby schools. Mon, 16 May 2016 15:51:00 -0400Tennis Lessons: WFU Prof’s Life a Study in Sportsmanship, Tenacity and the Lawhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2016/tennis-lessons-wfu-profs-life-a-study-in-sportsmanship,-tenacity-and-the-law.phpProfessor Beth Hopkins of Wake Forest University, a 1977 graduate of the Law School, currently serves as chair of the Constitution and Rules Committee of the United States Tennis Association (USTA), a role she never could have envisioned growing up in Petersburg, Va.Thu, 12 May 2016 08:00:00 -0400