2014-2015 News

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

June 2015

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

June 2015

Law Student Receives Prestigious Peggy Browning Fund Fellowship

June 2015

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

June 2015

Law Student Awarded Inaugural Greenfield Internship at National Consumer Law Center

June 2015

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

June 2015

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

June 2015

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

June 2015

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

June 2015

Washington University Law Students and Graduates Secure Prestigious Judicial Clerkships

June 2015

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

June 2015

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

June 2015

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

May 2015

Law School Celebrates Commencement 2015

May 2015

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

May 2015

Law School Recognizes 2015 Public Service Student of the Year

May 2015

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

May 2015

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

May 2015

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

May 2015

Conference Addresses the Global Reach of Colorism

Aril 2015

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

April 2015

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

April 2015

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

April 2015

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

April 2015

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

April 2015

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

April 2015

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

April 2015

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

March 2015

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

March 2015

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

March 2015

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

March 2015

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

March 2015

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

March 2015

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

March 2015

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

March 2015

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

March 2015

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

February 2015

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

February 2015

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

February 2015

Harris Institute Launches New International and Comparative Law Blog

February 2015

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

January 2015

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

January 2015

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

January 2015

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

February 2015

Prof. Rosenzweig Weighs In on Implications of Raising Gas Tax

January 2015

Pearson Named Director of Law Library, Associate University Librarian

January 2015

Prof. Sale Appointed to FINRA’s National Adjudicatory Council

December 2014

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

December 2014

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

December 2014

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

December 2014

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

December 2014

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

December 2014

25 Washington University Law Graduates Secure Prestigious Judicial Clerkships

December 2014

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

December 2014

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

December 2014

An Open Letter to the Community from Dean Nancy Staudt

December 2014

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

December 2014

Professor Tuch Discusses Investment Bankers’ Ethics at Oxford University Symposium

December 2014

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

November 2014

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

November 2014

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

November 2014

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

November 2014

An Open Letter to the Community from Dean Nancy Staudt

November 2014

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

October 2014

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

October 2014

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

October 2014

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

October 2014

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

October 2014

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

October 2014

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

October 2014

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

October 2014

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

October 2014

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

October 2014

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

September 2014

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

September 2014

Constitutional Law Expert Magarian Weighs In on Missouri Gun Rights Measure

September 2014

Law Students Receive 2014 Carmody MacDonald Legal Practice Excellence Awards

September 2014

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

September 2014

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

September 2014

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

September 2014

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

August 2014

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

August 2014

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

August 2014

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

August 2014

Orientation 2014 Offers Great Introduction to Law School

August 2014

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

August 2014

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

August 2014

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

August 2014

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

August 2014

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

August 2014

Prof. Levin Elected to ABA House of Delegates

August 2014

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

August 2014

Global Public Interest Law Fellows Provide Legal Services Around the World

August 2014

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

August 2014

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

August 2014

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

August 2014

Summer in Somalia is Personal for Law Student Abadir Barre

July 2014

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

July 2014

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

July 2014

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

July 2014

Team of Practicing Attorneys Shares Expertise in Advanced Legal Writing Course

July 2014

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

July 2014

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

July 2014

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

July 2014

Prof. Epstein Dissects Unanimous SCOTUS Decisions in New York Times

July 2014

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

July 2014

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

June 2014