2013-2014 News

Law School Hosts Law and Religion Roundtable

June 2014

New York Times Analysis of SCOTUS Justice Voting Records Draws from Prof. Epstein’s, CERL Researchers’ Database

June 2014

Alumna Katz to Receive National Legal Aid & Defender Association Honor

June 2014

U.S. Navy Vice Admiral Praises Work of Student Veterans Organizations

June 2014

Prof. Crain Discusses ‘Economic Fragility’ of U.S. Workforce at D.C. Conference

June 2014

Profs. Epstein and Martin Share Expertise with International Group of Scholars at Empirical Workshop

June 2014

Associate Professor Dinner’s Scholarship Selected for Harvard/Stanford/Yale Junior Faculty Forum

June 2014

Alumnus Winship Creates Juristat to Mine Patent Prosecution Data for Clients

June 2014

Prof. Smith Named Law School Vice Dean

June 2014

Law School Adds LLM with Concentration in Negotiation & Dispute Resolution

June 2014

Recent Grads, Law Student Secure Prestigious Placements with Delaware Judiciary

June 2014

Law School Honors 2014 Distinguished Law Alumni Award Recipients

June 2014

Prof. Emeritus Mutharika Elected President of Malawi

June 2014

Harris Institute Convenes Meeting in Geneva on Crimes Against Humanity Convention

June 2014

Prof. Sale Named to ’25 Most Influential Business Women’ by St. Louis Business Journal

May 2014

Prof. Legomsky’s Article Selected for 25th Anniversary Edition of International Journal of Refugee Law

May 2014

Law School Recognizes Honorary Order of the Coif Initiate, Students at Academic Excellence Reception

May 2014

Prof. Levin Discusses the SCRUB Act in RegBlog Posting

May 2014

Prof. Tamanaha Delivers Prestigious Kobe Memorial Lecture in Japan

May 2014

2014 Public Service Student of the Year Gross Discusses his Legal Education, Nonprofit Organization

May 2014

Law School Recognizes 2014 Public Service Student of the Year

May 2014

Trial, Moot Court Competitions Build Skills, Yield Victories

May 2014

Profs. Inazu and Sepper Discuss Religious Accommodation, Civil Rights at Harvard Law Conference

May 2014

Law School Salutes Graduates and Their Guests at Commencement 2014

May 2014

Open Letter from Dean Nancy Staudt to Law School Community

May 2014

Law School Partners with Mexican Graduate School for Online LLM Offering

May 2014

Class of 2014 Speakers Draw on Criminal Defense Work, Classroom Experiences for Addresses

May 2014

Opposing Counsel, Others Praise IEC Students’ Appearance before State Commission

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Alumnus Berger Wins Prestigious Brigham-Kanner Property Rights Prize

May 2014

Entrepreneurship & Intellectual Property Clinic Provides Valuable Legal Services to St. Louis Startups, Nonprofits

May 2014

Business, Legal Experts Share Knowledge During Weekend Course for Law, MBA Students

May 2014

Second-Year Law Student Wutchiett Awarded Browning Fellowship to Address Workers’ Rights in D.C.

May 2014

Washington People Feature on Prof. Crain Highlights ‘Power of Collaboration’

May 2014

Conference Takes On Challenging Topics of Board Diversity, Pay Equity

May 2014

Prof. Richards Dispels Four Myths about Privacy

April 2014

SCOTUS Sides with Interdisciplinary Environmental Clinic Amicus Brief in Clean Air Case

April 2014

Second-Year Law Student Appointed to ABA Board of Governors

April 2014

Ambassador Scheffer Lectures on the Modern Challenges of International Law

April 2014

Prof. Kim Discusses Drug Testing of State Workers, Welfare Recipients on NPR

April 2014

18 Clinical Opportunities Prepare Students for Practice

April 2014

Sixth Circuit Judge Donald Serves as Jurist in Residence

April 2014

Prof. Sale Discusses Board Diversity as Significant Opportunity for Corporations

April 2014

Jessup Team Comes Home with Best Showing at International Rounds

April 2014

Vice Dean Martin Named Dean of LSA at University of Michigan

April 2014

Judge Drummond Gives Lesson in the Art of Persuasion for CLE Organized by Student Veterans Association

April 2014

Judge Calabresi Asks, ‘What About the Establishment Clause?,’ at Law School Lecture

April 2014

Prof. Tamanaha Delivers Wythe Lecture at William & Mary Law School

April 2014

Alumnus and National Council Member Hunter Receives Mound City Bar Association Award

April 2014

Judge Bennett Delivers Lecture on Mass Incarceration

April 2014

Alumna Boero Turns Keen Eye for Detail into Mystery Novels; Current Book Set at WashULaw

April 2014

Prof. Magarian Says SCOTUS Decision Dooms Campaign Finance Regulation as We Know It

March 2014

Law Alumna McDonnell’s Gift to Fund Creation of Prosecution Law Clinic

March 2014

Law School Community Welcomes Dean Staudt and Prof. Epstein

March 2014

Junior Faculty Receive Array of Scholarly Honors

March 2014

Law School Launches Low Income Taxpayer Clinic; New Clinic Among 18 Professional Practice Opportunities

March 2014

Panel Features Prof. Norwood’s Book, Color Matters

March 2014

School Hosts Admitted Students Day, Gearing up for March 28 Open House

March 2014

Professor, Law Student, and Alumnae to Receive Women’s Justice Awards

March 2014

OUTLaw Conference Explores New Frontiers, Honors Awardees

March 2014

Nancy Staudt Named Law School’s Next Dean

March 2014

Missouri Attorney General Presents Attorney General’s Cup to Winning Trial Team

March 2014

Prof. Law Discusses Freedom of Speech Issue in Public Schools in WWL Radio Interview

March 2014

Google Flu Trends Shows Limits of Big Data, Argues Prof. Richards

March 2014

Chief Judge Baker Offers Students Insider’s View of NSC through ‘Managing National Security’ Course

March 2014

Jessup International Moot Court Team Defends Regional Title, Advances to International Competition in Washington, D.C.

March 2014

Black Law Students Association Hosts 10th Annual Scholarship Banquet, Presents Awards

March 2014

National Council Member Romero Receives ABA Spirit of Excellence Award for Work Promoting Racial and Ethnic Diversity

March 2014

Students Observe Moot Court Session for Landmark IP Case

February 2014

Twenty-six Washington University Law Graduates Secure Prestigious Judicial Clerkships

February 2014

Law Student Chung Wins Firm’s Diversity & Inclusion Fellowship

February 2014

Faculty and Students Engage in Community Outreach Initiative

February 2014

Intersession 2014: A Full Slate of Networking, Professionalism, and Intensive Coursework Led by Experts in the Field

February 2014

Prof. Levin Testifies Before U.S. House Subcommittee on SCRUB Act

February 2014

Law School, University Host French Consul General, Osage Nation Principal Chief, Quebec’s Leading Delegate as Part of St. Louis 250th Celebration

February 2014

Biomedical Ethics Expert Dresser Discusses Impact on Death Penalty of Limited Access to Lethal Injection Drugs

February 2014

Vice Provost Davis Named President of Saint Louis Art Museum Board of Trustees

February 2014

Prof. Badawi Receives NSF/NEH Consortium Grant to Analyze Legal Systems

February 2014

Prof. Sepper Co-Authors Amicus Brief on Unconstitutionality of Hobby Lobby’s Affordable Health Care Act Request

February 2014

2013–14 Trial Team Captures National Championships, Missouri Attorney General’s Cup

January 2014

Appellate Clinic Student Victorious in Argument Before Eighth Circuit

January 2014

Prof. Richards Calls Obama’s Surveillance Reform Efforts Good, But Incomplete

January 2014

Law School Providing Expert Preparation for Landmark IP SCOTUS Case

January 2014

Prof. Legomsky, Recent Immigration Agency Chief Counsel, Criticizes House Leadership for Stalling Reform

January 2014

National Council Member Poscover, Adjunct Faculty, and Alumni Listed in Premier St. Louis’ Best Lawyers Publication

January 2014

Students, Faculty Making Global Connections through University of Queensland Alliance

January 2014

Student Bar Association Presents 2013 Faculty, Staff Awards

December 2013

Michelle Alexander, Other Scholars Celebrate 40 Years of Clinical Education at Access to Equal Justice Colloquium

December 2013

Urban Peace Summit Unites Law School, Northwest Academy of Law, and Community

December 2013

Privacy Expert Richards Comments on NSA Phone Surveillance Ruling

December 2013

Prof. Norwood’s Book Explores Boundaries of Colorism

December 2013

Law Students Host Panel on Veterans’ Issues

December 2013

Prof. Law Conducts Workshop on Constitutional Reform for Burmese Leaders

December 2013

Interdisciplinary Environmental Clinic Files Amicus Brief in U.S. Supreme Court

December 2013

Brazilian Visitors Learn about U.S. Constitution, Federal Law

December 2013

Harris Institute Honors H.E. Sir Christopher Greenwood with World Peace Through Law Award

November 2013

British Circuit Judge Rose Discusses ‘Judaism and the Law Related to Terrorism’

November 2013

@WashULaw Is an International Success as Program Gears Up for Fifth Cohort of Online LLM Students

November 2013

International Law Weekend Brings Midwestern Lens to International Law

November 2013

Prof. Davis’s Podcast Offers Expert Commentary on Regulating Intimate Relationships

November 2013

Alumnus Honikman Forms Web-based ‘Marketplace’ to Back Solar Projects

November 2013

Loan Repayment Assistance Program Helping Alums Pursue Public Interest Careers

November 2013

Prof. De Geest Presents ‘Why the Legal System is Superior to the Income Tax at Reducing Income Inequality’ at Tax Colloquium

October 2013

Law Faculty Engage in American Law Institute’s Vital Work

October 2013

Prof. Rosenzweig Explains in Op-Ed How Supreme Court Could Resolve Debt Ceiling Crisis

October 2013

International Presentations, Faculty Exchanges Reflect Law School’s Global Reach

October 2013

@WashULaw Program Featured in Global Legal Post’s Coverage of International Bar Association Convention

October 2013

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

October 2013

U.S. Solicitor General Verrilli Discusses Office’s Role in Civil Rights Cases

October 2013

Prof. Sepper Provides Expert Commentary on Corporate Conscience, Affordable Care Act’s Contraception Mandate

October 2013

IEC Co-director Lipeles Named Environmental Litigation Lawyer of the Year

September 2013

A ‘Blockbuster’ Year? Panel Analyzes 2012 Supreme Court Term

September 2013

Prof. Keating to Serve as Interim Dean, Search Committee Named

September 2013

Prof. Inazu Co-authors Amicus Brief Advocating Freedom of Speech and Assembly in SCOTUS Case on Protest Buffer Zones

September 2013

Law Students Receive 2013 Carmody MacDonald Legal Practice Excellence Awards

September 2013

Dean Syverud to Serve as Chancellor and President of Syracuse University, effective January 2014

September 2013

Law School Salutes Adjunct Faculty for Years of Service

September 2013

Alumnae Mayo and Cortés Serving Region’s Immigrant Communities

August 2013

Alumna Sant Teams Up with Deal to Head IP/NO Clinic

August 2013

‘Your Reputation Is the Most Important Asset You Have,’ Judge Padmore Mensah Tells Incoming Class

August 2013

Prof. Richards Publishes Op-Ed on Government Surveillance on CNN.Com

August 2013

Law School and Husch Blackwell Collaborate to Launch Professional Development Program

August 2013

Prof. Mandelker Named to Committee Drafting Environmental Assessment Best Practices Report

August 2013

Prof. Clark Shares Whistleblower Expertise through Course in Utrecht, Commentary on Dutch Bill

August 2013

Crimes Against Humanity Initiative Objectives Gain Support from UN International Law Commission

August 2013

Administrative Law Expert Levin Testifies before Congress on the Regulatory Accountability Act

July 2013

U.S. Department of State Brings South American Legal Professionals to Law School for Discussion on ADR in the United States

July 2013

Prof. Sadat Discusses Her Role as International Criminal Court Special Adviser, Issues Before the ICC

July 2013

Newly Minted JSD Graduate Receives Award for Comparative Scholarship

July 2013

Students Gain International Professional Experience in Private Firms, Public Interest Organizations Around the World

July 2013