2014-2015 News

Prof. Sale’s Leadership with DirectWomen Supports Corporate Board Diversity

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Constitutional Law Experts Richards and Magarian Say SCOTUS Same-Sex Marriage Decision Is Justified

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Law Student Receives Prestigious Peggy Browning Fund Fellowship

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Profs. Appleton and Law Share Expert Commentary on Texas Abortion Clinic Ruling

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Law Student Awarded Inaugural Greenfield Internship at National Consumer Law Center

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Prof. Sadat Offers Expert Commentary on International Human Rights and Legal Options for Syrian Civil War

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Low Income Taxpayer Clinic Students and Faculty Ensure Clients’ Rights Are Protected in IRS Disputes

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Prof. Badawi’s Scholarship Selected for Harvard/Stanford/Yale Junior Faculty Forum

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Alumna Kathleen Boozang to Serve as Dean of Seton Hall School of Law

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Washington University Law Students and Graduates Secure Prestigious Judicial Clerkships

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Prof. Richards Discusses Expired Patriot Act Consequences and Potential Next Steps

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Profs. Appleton and Rosenbury Participate in Conference on Feminist Jurisprudence in Shanghai

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Prof. Legomsky Offers Expert Commentary on Latest Court Battles on Immigration Reform

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Law School Celebrates Commencement 2015

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Law School Honors Outstanding Students, Selects Honorary Order of the Coif Initiate

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Law School Recognizes 2015 Public Service Student of the Year

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Prof. Sepper Receives Prestigious Dukeminier Award and Walter Prize for Scholarship

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Alumnus Pivnichny Selected for Prestigious International Court of Justice University Traineeship Program

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Prof. Richards’ Expertise Contributes to ‘Hague Declaration on Knowledge Discovery in the Digital Age’

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Conference Addresses the Global Reach of Colorism

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View Video of Prof. Levin Testifying Before Senate on Role of Judicial Review in the Federal Regulatory Process

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Prof. Levin Testifies Before Senate on Role of Judicial Review in the Federal Regulatory Process

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A New Normal: Prof. Norwood Seeks a Race and Color Conscious Reality

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Taking Legal Lessons to the Legislature: 1L Student Avery Bourne Serving as Illinois State Representative

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Associate Dean for Student Services, Law Students, and Alumnae Receive 2015 Women’s Justice Awards

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Prof. Rosenbury Named Dean of University of Florida’s Levin College of Law

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National Moot Court Team and National Trial Named Finalists in Recent Competitions

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Prof. Quinn Publishes Op-ed, ‘Robbed of Childhood and Chances — Ferguson and Beyond’

March 2015 [View Release]

Prof. Dinner Examines How Father’s Rights Movement Led to Reform in Family Law

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WLC Celebrates International Women’s Day with Keynote by ABA President-Elect Brown and Awards Presentation

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Prof. Crain’s Scholarship Stresses Importance of Unions Reframing Labor Rights as Assembly Rights

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Lawyering Skills Teams Advance to Internationals in Jessup, Nationals in ABA Mediation Competitions

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Prof. Joy’s Law Review Essay Stresses Race Matters in Jury Selection

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In Memoriam – Thomas Schweich, Former WashULaw Ambassador-in-Residence

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Prof. Legomsky Testifies Before U.S. Senate and House Judiciary Committees on Legality of Immigration Executive Order

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OUTLaw Hosts 10th Annual Midwest LGBTQ Law Conference: After Marriage Equality

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IEC Wins Victory in Missouri Supreme Court in Coal Ash Landfill Case

February 2015 [View Release]

Prof. Konig Featured in Podcast on Legal Mind of Thomas Jefferson

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Prof. Richards Publishes New Book, Intellectual Privacy: Rethinking Civil Liberties in the Digital Age

February 2015 [View Release]

Harris Institute Launches New International and Comparative Law Blog

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Prof. Norwood Delivers MLK Keynote Address: ‘The Prophetic Voice – A Time to Break the Silence’

January 2015 [View Release]

Profs. Dinner and Sepper Offer Expert Commentary on FMLA and Obama Child and Sick Leave

January 2015 [View Release]

Prof. Magarian: ‘Commitment to Free Speech Doesn’t Justify Lashing Out at Innocents’

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Canadian Supreme Court Cites Prof. Inazu’s Book in Collective Bargaining Case

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Prof. Rosenzweig Weighs In on Implications of Raising Gas Tax

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Pearson Named Director of Law Library, Associate University Librarian

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Prof. Sale Appointed to FINRA’s National Adjudicatory Council

December 2014 [View Release]

Prof. Dresser Says Meningitis Outbreak Arrests Call for Renewed Focus on Drug Manufacturer Safety

December 2014 [View Release]

Prof. Quinn Calls for Special Prosecutor in Cases Involving Deadly Force by Police Officers

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National Scholarship Roundtable Addresses Social Entrepreneurship, Community Lawyering, and Dispute Resolution

December 2014 [View Release]

Privacy Law Expert Richards Says Police Body Cameras Can Be Effective, But with Caveats

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Prof. Legomsky Issues Statement at National Press Conference on Immigration Executive Actions

December 2014 [View Release]

25 Washington University Law Graduates Secure Prestigious Judicial Clerkships

December 2014 [View Release]

Prof. Laura Rosenbury Co-authors Op-ed, “What Now? Three Ways to Tackle Structural Injustice”

December 2014 [View Release]

Prof. John Inazu Shares His Reflections on “Law and Violence” in Relation to Ferguson

December 2014 [View Release]

An Open Letter to the Community from Dean Nancy Staudt

December 2014 [View Release]

Prof. Legomsky Offers Expert Commentary on President Obama’s Right to Proceed on Immigration Reform

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Professor Tuch Discusses Investment Bankers’ Ethics at Oxford University Symposium

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Prof. Rosenzweig Advocates Tying Corporate Tax Rate Cut to Increase in Wages, Salaries

November 2014 [View Release]

Field Day: An Explosion of Fun, Motion, and Laughter

November 2014 [View Release]

Prof. Legomsky Offers Expert Commentary on President Obama’s Right to Proceed on Immigration Reform

November 2014 [View Release]

Profs. Crain and Inazu’s Forthcoming Article Explores Labor Law, Lessons of Assembly

November 2014 [View Release]

An Open Letter to the Community from Dean Nancy Staudt

November 2014 [View Release]

Law School ‘Teach-In’ Explores Unusual Aspects of Grand Jury Proceedings in Michael Brown Case

October 2014 [View Release]

Law Students Gain Firsthand Corporate Law Experience in Influential Delaware Court System

October 2014 [View Release]

Winners Announced in 2014 1L/LLM Client Interviewing and Counseling Competition

October 2014 [View Release]

Prof. Richards Discusses the Essential Role of Privacy Rules in a Big Data World

October 2014 [View Release]

Law School to Host Members of Taiwanese Judiciary, Partner with Judges Academy

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Prof. Dresser Weighs In on Public Health Issues with Ebola Outbreak

October 2014 [View Release]

Professor Sepper’s Scholarship Selected for 2014 Health Law Scholars Workshop

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Law Student’s Play Premieres at A.E. Hotchner Playwriting Festival

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Juvenile Law & Justice Clinic Wins Missouri Court of Appeals Case for Teen

October 2014 [View Release]

Law School Partners with Tecnológico de Monterrey for New Online Dual LLM Degree

October 2014 [View Release]

New York Times Cites Prof. Epstein’s Empirical Research on End-of-Term Decisions for Major SCOTUS Cases

September 2014 [View Release]

Sherrilyn Ifill Presents ‘From Brown to Ferguson: the Unfinished Business of Civil Rights’

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Constitutional Law Expert Magarian Weighs In on Missouri Gun Rights Measure

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Law Students Receive 2014 Carmody MacDonald Legal Practice Excellence Awards

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Professors Appleton and Sepper React to Missouri Legislature’s Recent Action on Abortion Waiting Periods

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Professor Richards Writes in Forbes about Whether Posters of Hacked Nude Celebrity Photos Can Be Held Liable

September 2014 [View Release]

Fall Public Interest Law & Policy Speakers Series Kicks Off September 8, Takes on Timely Issues

September 2014 [View Release]

Prof. Quinn Publishes Co-authored Op-ed in Huffington Post: ‘When Will Youth of Color Receive Same Due Process as Officer Wilson?’

August 2014 [View Release]

Prof. Richards Publishes Op-Ed on CNN.Com: ‘Can Technology Prevent Another Ferguson?’

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Dean Nancy Staudt Starts the School Year Right with Fun Run, ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

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Profs. Dresser, Law, Norwood, and Sadat Receive Prestigious Research Support

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Orientation 2014 Offers Great Introduction to Law School

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Prof. Norwood Publishes Op-ed on CNN.com: ‘Why I Fear for My Sons’

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ABA House of Delegates Adopts Resolution on Crimes Against Humanity; Report Cites Law School Initiative’s Model Treaty

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Faculty Share Expertise with National, International News Media on Legal Issues in Ferguson, Tax Inversion, Corporate Governance, Medical Ethics, and more

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Prof. Legomsky Defends Legality of President Obama’s Pending Immigration Plan

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Prof. Inazu Publishes Op-ed: Let’s Talk About Race

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Prof. Levin Elected to ABA House of Delegates

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Law School Hosts International Delegations Seeking Expertise in Intellectual Property and Dispute Resolution

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Global Public Interest Law Fellows Provide Legal Services Around the World

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EIP Clinic Students and Faculty Provide Assistance to Client Establishing Animal Assisted Therapy Organization

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Corporate Boards and Governance Class Offers Inside View into Business Leaders’ World

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Prof. Rosenzweig Says High Stock Prices, Low Interest Rates Causing Rise in Corporate Tax Inversions

August 2014 [View Release]

Summer in Somalia is Personal for Law Student Abadir Barre

July 2014 [View Release]

IEC Wins Victory in Missouri Court of Appeals in Coal Ash Landfill Case; Grants Support Ongoing Work

July 2014 [View Release]

UN International Law Commission to Elaborate New Global Convention on Crimes Against Humanity Following Experts Meeting in Geneva

July 2014 [View Release]

Prof. Sale Calls SCOTUS Halliburton II Decision a Loss for Shareholders

July 2014 [View Release]

Team of Practicing Attorneys Shares Expertise in Advanced Legal Writing Course

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Prof. Norwood Teaches Legal Concepts to High School Students in College Prep Program

July 2014 [View Release]

International Students Experience U.S. Judicial System Through Programs with State and Federal Judges

July 2014 [View Release]

Commentary by Prof. Epstein on Unanimous SCOTUS Decisions in New Republic

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Prof. Epstein Dissects Unanimous SCOTUS Decisions in New York Times

July 2014 [View Release]

Prof. Inazu Analyzes SCOTUS Decisions in Hobby Lobby, McCullen in Christianity Today

July 2014 [View Release]

Prof. Sepper Criticizes SCOTUS Hobby Lobby Decision for Allowing Corporate Religious Exemptions at Workers’ Expense

June 2014 [View Release]