2012-2013 News

Law Students Take High Honors in National, Regional Lawyering Skills Competitions

June 2013

Prof. Magarian Offers Expert Commentary on DOMA U.S. Supreme Court Ruling

June 2013

Recent Graduate Fritz Is ABA Commission on Disability Rights ‘Spotlight Lawyer of the Month’

June 2013

Election Law Expert Magarian Criticizes SCOTUS Decision on Voting Rights Act

June 2013

Burger Named Public Service Student of the Year; 44 Classmates Recognized for Public Service Commitment

June 2013

Tribute in Memory of Professor Kathleen F. Brickey

June 2013

Queensland Professor Addresses Human Trafficking Myths and Realities in Short Course, Lecture

June 2013

Center Colloquium Shines Light on Invisible Labor

June 2013

Prof. Collins Offers Expert Commentary on Supreme Court Myriad Decision

June 2013

Law School Inducts Honorary Order of the Coif Initiate Meyer, Recognizes 2013 Academic Excellence Award Winners

June 2013

Prof. Quinn Offers Expert Commentary on Missouri Juvenile Justice System

June 2013

Interdisciplinary Environmental Clinic Receives McKnight Foundation Grant

June 2013

Recent Graduate Hatcher-Mays Comments on Good Morning America on Furthering Dialogue on Cheerios Commercial

June 2013

Prof. Greenfield Receives 2013 Alumni Distinguished Teaching Award

May 2013

Prof. Law Publishes Book on Japanese Supreme Court and Judicial Review

May 2013

Law School Celebrates Commencement 2013 – View Coverage and Photo Galleries

May 2013

OUTLaw Hosts Statewide Conference on ‘The March Toward Equality’

May 2013

Prof. Sadat’s Recent Scholarship Considers Whether Drones Violate International Humanitarian Law

May 2013

Government Ethics Expert Clark Comments on IRS Investigation and Critical Role of Inspectors General

May 2013

Voice of the Class Greenberg to Stress ‘Materiality’ in Address to Classmates

May 2013

Prof. Collins Offers Expert Commentary on U.S. Supreme Court Decision in Monsanto Patent Case

May 2013

Federalist Society Lecture Focuses on the ‘Rise of the Warrior Cop’

May 2013

Finals Week Goes to the Dogs: Animal Law Society and SBA Sponsor Study Break Featuring Canine Companionship

May 2013

Alumna Sant Appointed Co-Director of Intellectual Property & Nonprofit Organizations Law Clinic

May 2013

Vice Dean Martin Installed as Nagel Chair of Constitutional Law and Political Science

May 2013

Assistant Dean Cramer Publishes Textbook on Drafting Cross-Border Contracts

April 2013

Prof. Richards Offers Guidance for Surveillance after Boston Marathon Bombing in Chronicle of Higher Education Op-Ed

April 2013

Civil Justice Clinic’s Juvenile Rights and Re-Entry Project Praised in National Report

April 2013

Women’s Law Caucus Celebrates 40 Years of History, Observes 100th Anniversary of International Women’s Day

April 2013

Prof. Appleton Delivers Bodenheimer Family Law Lecture at UC Davis on ‘Leaving Home? Domicile, Family, and Gender’

April 2013

Prof. Sale Comments on European Lessons about Corporate Board Diversity and Her Related Work with DirectWomen

April 2013

The Language of International Business: Law School Offering Online Legal English Class for Foreign Lawyers through @WashULaw

April 2013

Law Students Sweep Competition in Broomball Tournament

April 2013

Listen to Professor Richards’ NPR Interview on Liberty and Security after the Boston Marathon Terror Attack

April 2013

From Missouri to Montserrat to Minneapolis: Alumna Schroer’s Legal Background Bolsters Varied Career

April 2013

Prof. Clark Offers Expert Commentary on STOCK Act Legislation

April 2013

Alumnus and National Council Member Webster to Receive Prestigious ALI Henry J. Friendly Medal

April 2013

Clinic Leads Charge to Reform Juvenile Sentencing Laws

March 2013

Clinton Global Initiative University Provides Students Chance to Hone Legal Skills through Commitments to Action

March 2013

Profs. Inazu, Magarian and Richards Host Law School First Amendment Roundtable

March 2013

Prof. Richards Offers Expert Commentary on Surveillance and Privacy Issues

March 2013

Associate Dean Berwick Testifies in Support of Uniform Electronic Legal Materials Act

March 2013

Prof. Inazu Submits Testimony to U.S. Commission on Civil Rights about Groups and First Amendment Issues

March 2013

Law Student Receives Coveted Thompson Coburn Fellowship

March 2013

Law School Partners with Students for Innovative Programming

March 2013

Prof. Levin Testifies on REINS Act before Congressional Subcommittee

March 2013

Law School Launches National Semester-in-Practice Externship

March 2013

Alumna Kelley Lands Dream Job in International Antitrust

March 2013

CSO Hosts Annual Government and Public Interest Job Fair

February 2013

Law School Forges International Agreements with Sorbonne and Cergy-Pontoise

February 2013

ABA Resolution on Conflict of Interest Rules for Government Contractors Draws on Report by Prof. Clark

February 2013

Civil Rights & Mediation Clinic Supporting Mortgage Loan Foreclosure Mediation in St. Louis City

February 2013

Federal Circuit Chief Judge Rader Pleas for More Efficient, Lower-Cost Justice

February 2013

Privacy Expert Richards Discusses Anti-Drone Proposals, Constitutional Issues Surrounding Surveillance

February 2013

Clinic Fellow Lollar Offers Expert Commentary on Restitution in Child Pornography Cases

February 2013

Prof. Levin Elected to American Law Institute

February 2013

Course Examines ‘Lawyer’s Role in Urban Revitalization’

February 2013

Prof. Sepper Offers Expert Commentary on Opt-Out Proposal for Affordable Care Act’s Contraceptive Mandate

February 2013

Over 200 Attorneys Advise First-Year Students at Professional Conference; 1Ls Take Innovative Negotiation Course

January 2013

Alumna Geng Is Immersed in International Human Rights Issues as Harris Institute Fellow

January 2013

@WashULaw Welcomes Inaugural Online Class of Foreign LLM Students

January 2013

19 Washington University Law Graduates Secure Prestigious Judicial Clerkships

January 2013

Q&A with Prof. Sale Highlights Her Expertise in Corporate and Securities Law Scholarship and Teaching

January 2013

Prof. Tamanaha Tops National Jurist’s List of Most Influential People in Legal Education

January 2013

IEC Clinic Attorney Hubertz to Receive Missouri Lawyers Weekly’s Top Settlement Award

January 2013

Prof. Magarian Offers Expert Commentary on Roles of First and Second Amendments in Right to Bear Arms Debate

January 2013

New Course to Match Law, Business and Engineering Students with St. Louis Entrepreneurs

January 2013

Prof. Clark Appointed to D.C. Bar Committee

January 2013

Prof. Norwood and Alumna Fischer’s Bond Extends from Classroom to Marathon Challenge

January 2013

Interdisciplinary Environmental Clinic Petitions U.S. EPA for Cleaner Air and Water

January 2013

Prof. Sepper Offers Expert Commentary on Affordable Care Act and Corporate Religious Freedom Claims in Harvard Law’s Bill of Health Blog

January 2013

Legal Historian Helmholz Makes Case for Studying History of ‘Natural Law’ at ASLH Annual Meeting

December 2012

Dean Syverud Named ‘Lawyer of Year,’ Alumni to be Honored as ‘Legal Champions’

December 2012

Privacy Law Expert Richards Comments on Judge Bork’s Legacy

December 2012

‘ICC at 10’ Conference Honors Legacy of Whitney R. Harris, Marks International Criminal Court’s Decade of Work

December 2012

Prof. Clark Publishes Op-Ed in Washington Post on Conflicts of Interest and Government Contracting in DC

December 2012

Prof. Sadat Appointed ICC Special Adviser on Crimes Against Humanity

December 2012

Prof. Clark Comments on Delay of STOCK Act Requirement to Post Federal Employees’ Financial Information on Internet

December 2012

CJC Juvenile Rights and Re-Entry Project Students Advocate for Young Offenders at Legislative Hearing

December 2012

Interdisciplinary Environmental Clinic Files Amicus Brief in Supreme Court Stormwater Contamination Case

December 2012

Prof. Clark Teaches Russian Law Students, Makes Presentation on Whistleblowing before Russian Government Ministries

November 2012

Look! It’s a blog! It’s a book! It’s The Law of Superheroes! Alumnus’s Book Expands on Blog Exploring Legal Issues through Comic Book Scenarios

November 2012

Civil Rights, Community Justice & Mediation Clinic Celebrates Victory on Foreclosure Mediation

November 2012

Harris Institute Fellow Geng Shares Insights from ICC Session in The Hague through IntLawGrrls Blog

November 2012

Prof. Richards Publishes Article in WIRED on Privacy and Social Media Sharing

November 2012

Prof. Martin’s Research on Roberts Court and Activism Featured in SCOTUSblog

November 2012

Alumna Receives $50,000 Public Interest Fellowship from Chicago Bar Foundation

November 2012

Center on Law, Innovation & Economic Growth Hosts More than 60 Scholars at Midwestern Law and Economics Conference

November 2012

Prof. Sale Offers Expert Commentary on Role of Leadership in Corporate Board Diversity

November 2012

Prof. Inazu Offers Expert Commentary on Constitutional Issues and Religious Holiday Displays

November 2012

Harris Institute Announces Results of Benjamin Ferencz Essay Competition

November 2012

Trial Team Wins Attorney General’s Cup

November 2012

Prof. Sale’s Expertise on Corporate Governance Featured in Corporate Board Member magazine’s ‘Think Tank on Boardroom Diversity’

October 2012

Prof. Smith Presents Regulation of Care Work Scholarship as Mitchell Lecturer

October 2012

Celebration Weekend Honors Prof. Becker’s 50th Year of Teaching Milestone

October 2012

Health Law Expert Sepper Comments on Conscience Legislation and Medical Care

October 2012

Center for Empirical Research in the Law Faculty Launch Online Database of 2,300 EEOC Cases

October 2012

Former ICTY Judge Prost Describes Challenges of UN Ombudsperson’s Role at Harris Institute Lecture

October 2012

Ambassador Susman Makes Case for a Strong Rule of Law During Harris Institute Lecture

October 2012

Religion and the Constitution Expert Inazu Comments on ‘Politics and the Pulpit

October 2012

Appellate Clinic Wins Reversal in U.S. Court of Appeals for Inmate in Civil Rights Case

September 2012

Labor Law Expert Crain Explores Nuances of Employee-Employer Relationship

September 2012

Prof. Mandelker Publishes Book to Clarify Free Speech Problems of Sign Laws

September 2012

Students Honored with Carmody MacDonald Legal Practice Excellence Awards

September 2012

Prof. Richards Comments on Legal Fight over Royal Photos, Differences in American and British Views of Privacy, Free Speech

September 2012

Alumni Help Found, Lead Hispanic Bar Association

September 2012

Prof. Block’s Scholarship Stresses Need for Ongoing Financial Regulatory Reform

September 2012

Prof. Clark Publishes Op-ed in National Law Journal on Second Circuit Case Involving Whistleblowing Incentives for Lawyers

August 2012

Socratic Method, Tips for Success with Prof. Davis Offer Snapshot into JD Orientation

August 2012

Dean Syverud, Judge Coleman Welcome Incoming Law Students at Matriculation Ceremony

August 2012

Prof. Clark Comments on Navy Seal’s Book on bin Laden Raid, Publishing Classified Information

August 2012

Prof. Tokarz Offers Expert Commentary on Foreclosure Mediation

August 2012