Law Newshttp://law.wm.edu/rss/news.xmlLaw News RSSThu, 18 Sep 2008 17:22:09 -0400Cascade Serverweb@wm.eduLaw 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 -0500Annual Coastal Policy Conference Addresses Problem of Rising Waters on Virginia’s Military Installationshttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/annual-coastal-policy-conference-addresses-problem-of-rising-waters-on-virginias-military-installations.phpThe Virginia Coastal Policy Center recently hosted its fifth annual conference, "Defending Our Coasts: Ensuring Military Readiness and Economic Viability as Waters Rise."Mon, 06 Nov 2017 17:00:00 -0500Professor David L. Callies Awarded Annual Brigham-Kanner Property Rights Prizehttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/professor-david-l.-callies-awarded-annual-brigham-kanner-property-rights-prize.phpProfessor David L. Callies has spent his career advancing the importance of property rights to individual liberty and to society in general.Fri, 03 Nov 2017 17:00:00 -0400Affording Opportunity: Anderson Scholarships Support Student Leaders, Honor Distinguished Alumnushttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/affording-opportunity--anderson-scholarships-support-student-leaders,-honor-distinguished-alumnus.phpScholarships are versatile, honoring distinguished members of the Law School community and helping worthy students.Thu, 26 Oct 2017 17:00:00 -0400William & Mary Law Students to Host Election Day VOTEline on November 7http://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/william--mary-law-students-to-host-election-day-voteline--on-november-7.phpThe non-partisan voter assistance hotline at (757) 742-3095 will be staffed from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 7. Thu, 26 Oct 2017 14:30:00 -0400Affording Opportunity: Alumna Establishes Law School Scholarship Endowment to Honor Classmatehttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/affording-opportunity-alumna-establishes-law-school-scholarship-to-honor-classmate.phpA Q&A with Leila Jacobson Noël, a 1983 graduate of the Law School, who is a partner at Cappello & Noël LLP in Santa Barbara, CA. She established the Gregory J. Mitchell J.D. '83 Scholarship Endowment to honor her classmate.Wed, 25 Oct 2017 14:08:00 -0400Affording Opportunity: Alumni & Friends Create Scholarship for Law Students to Honor President Reveleyhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/affording-opportunity-alumni--friends-create-scholarship-to-honor-president-reveley.phpWith William & Mary President Taylor Reveley set to retire in 2018 after 20 years of service to the university, the Marshall-Wythe School of Law Foundation established the W. Taylor Reveley III Law Scholarship.Tue, 24 Oct 2017 11:30:00 -0400Law and Business Schools Welcome McGlothlin Leadership Fellows to Campushttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/law-and-business-schools-welcome-mcglothlin-leadership-fellows-to-campus.phpThe seventh annual McGlothlin Leadership Forum will be held Oct. 24-26 at the Law School and the Raymond A. Mason School of Business at William & Mary. The annual forum provides students the opportunity to engage with pre-eminent leaders in business and law, and is the vision of Frances G. and James W. McGlothlin ’62, J.D. ’64, LL.D. ’00.Mon, 23 Oct 2017 12:26:00 -0400Affording Opportunity: Private Support for Student Scholarshipshttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/affording-opportunity-private-support-for-student-scholarships.phpPrivate support for student scholarships plays an increasingly vital role in Marshall-Wythe’s ability to attract the most outstanding students. Mon, 23 Oct 2017 09:30:00 -0400De Seta LL.M. '18 Featured in National Jurist story, "The Most Interesting LL.M. Students in the U.S."http://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/de-seta-ll.m.-18-featured-in-national-jurist-story,-the-most-interesting-ll.m.-students-in-the-u.s..phpAdriano de Seta LL.M. '18 was among 10 students from across the country profiled in a Fall 2017 National Jurist story titled "The Most Interesting LL.M. Students in the U.S."Thu, 19 Oct 2017 12:00:00 -0400VCPC to host Oct. 27 Conference on Recurrent Flooding and Military Readinesshttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/vcpc-to-host-oct.-27-conference-on-recurrent-flooding-and-military-readiness.phpSenior active duty and retired military officers, policy experts, and national, state and local officials will gather on October 27 in Williamsburg for “Defending Our Coasts: Ensuring Military Readiness and Economic Viability as Waters Rise,” the fifth annual conference presented by the Law School's Virginia Coastal Policy Center.Fri, 13 Oct 2017 14:15:00 -0400Virginia Coastal Policy Center Among VEE "Partners in Excellence" http://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/virginia-coastal-policy-center-among-vee-partners-in-excellence-.phpThe Law School's Virginia Coastal Policy Center was among 22 “Partners in Excellence” recognized by the Virginia Environmental Endowment (VEE) on October 5 during a special program in Richmond that marked the culmination of VEE’s year-long 40th anniversary celebration. Tue, 10 Oct 2017 21:25:00 -0400Former Ambassador Shari Woods Villarosa J.D. '78 Among Alumnae Panelists at Washington Women's Leadership Panelhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/former-ambassador-shari-woods-villarosa-j.d.-78-among--alumnae-panelists-at--washington-womens-leadership-panel.phpAmbassador Villarosa joined other alumnae panelists in a lively discussion of the changing roles of women in government and politics, as well as the challenges and opportunities facing female leaders.Mon, 09 Oct 2017 10:54:00 -0400Judge Eileen Olds J.D. '82 Among Honorees at Fall Alumni Association Banquethttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/judge-eileen-olds-j.d.-82-among-honorees-at-fall-alumni-association-banquet.phpJudge Olds was among recipients of the 2017 Douglas N. Morton ’62 Alumni Service Award recognized at fall banquet hosted on September 15 by William & Mary Alumni Association.Mon, 09 Oct 2017 10:30:00 -0400Tessa Tilton J.D. ’19 and Derek Trott ’18 Honored as 2017 Anderson Scholarshttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/tessa-tilton-j.d.-19-and-derek-trott-18-honored-as-2017-anderson-scholars.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. Thu, 05 Oct 2017 17:00:00 -0400Law Alumnae Return for Sixth Annual Leadership Conferencehttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/law-alumnae-return-for-sixth-annual-leadership-conference.phpAlumnae share expertise and advice on mentoring with students at William & Mary Law School's Sixth Annual Leadership Conference.Wed, 04 Oct 2017 17:00:00 -0400LL.M. Students Explore the American Legal System and Life in Williamsburg http://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/llm-students-explore-the-american-legal-system-and-life-in-williamsburg.phpThere is plenty to learn and to enjoy for LL.M. students coming to Williamsburg to study the American law system.Tue, 03 Oct 2017 17:00:00 -0400Visiting Scholars Enrich William & Mary Law School Communityhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/visiting-scholars-enrich-william--mary-law-school-community.phpStudents and scholars from around the world come to W&M Law school through the International Scholar-in-Residence program.Mon, 25 Sep 2017 17:00:00 -0400Breckenridge’s Service to Students Recognized with Annual St. George Tucker Awardhttp://law.wm.edu/news/stories/2017/breckenridges-service-to-students-recognized-with-annual-st.-george-tucker-award.phpProf. Tillman Breckenridge received the 2017-18 St. George Tucker Adjunct Professor of Law Award at the Law School's annual kickoff luncheon.Thu, 21 Sep 2017 17:00:00 -0400