2013-2014 News

Law School Hosts Law and Religion Roundtable

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

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Alumna Katz to Receive National Legal Aid & Defender Association Honor

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

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

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

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

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Alumnus Winship Creates Juristat to Mine Patent Prosecution Data for Clients

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Prof. Smith Named Law School Vice Dean Prof. Smith Named Law School Vice Dean

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Law School Adds LLM with Concentration in Negotiation & Dispute Resolution

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Recent Grads, Law Student Secure Prestigious Placements with Delaware Judiciary

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Law School Honors 2014 Distinguished Law Alumni Award Recipients

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Prof. Emeritus Mutharika Elected President of Malawi

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Harris Institute Convenes Meeting in Geneva on Crimes Against Humanity Convention

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

May 2014 [View Release]

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

May 2014 [View Release]

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

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Prof. Levin Discusses the SCRUB Act in RegBlog Posting

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Prof. Tamanaha Delivers Prestigious Kobe Memorial Lecture in Japan

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

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Law School Recognizes 2014 Public Service Student of the Year

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Trial, Moot Court Competitions Build Skills, Yield Victories

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

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Law School Salutes Graduates and Their Guests at Commencement 2014

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Open Letter from Dean Nancy Staudt to Law School Community

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Law School Partners with Mexican Graduate School for Online LLM Offering

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

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

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Alumnus Berger Wins Prestigious Brigham-Kanner Property Rights Prize

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

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

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

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

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Conference Takes On Challenging Topics of Board Diversity, Pay Equity

May 2014 [View Release]

Prof. Richards Dispels Four Myths about Privacy

April 2014 [View Release]

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

April 2014 [View Release]

Second-Year Law Student Appointed to ABA Board of Governors

April 2014 [View Release]

Ambassador Scheffer Lectures on the Modern Challenges of International Law

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

April 2014 [View Release]

18 Clinical Opportunities Prepare Students for Practice

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Sixth Circuit Judge Donald Serves as Jurist in Residence

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Prof. Sale Discusses Board Diversity as Significant Opportunity for Corporations

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Jessup Team Comes Home with Best Showing at International Rounds

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Vice Dean Martin Named Dean of LSA at University of Michigan

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

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

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

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

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Judge Bennett Delivers Lecture on Mass Incarceration

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

April 2014 [View Release]

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

March 2014 [View Release]

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

March 2014 [View Release]

Law School Community Welcomes Dean Staudt and Prof. Epstein

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Junior Faculty Receive Array of Scholarly Honors

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

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Panel Features Prof. Norwood's Book, Color Matters

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

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

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OUTLaw Conference Explores New Frontiers, Honors Awardees

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Nancy Staudt Named Law School's Next Dean

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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Students Observe Moot Court Session for Landmark IP Case

February 2014 [View Release]

Twenty-six Washington University Law Graduates Secure Prestigious Judicial Clerkships

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Law Student Chung Wins Firm's Diversity & Inclusion Fellowship

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Faculty and Students Engage in Community Outreach Initiative

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

January 2014 [View Release]

Appellate Clinic Student Victorious in Argument Before Eighth Circuit

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

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Law School Providing Expert Preparation for Landmark IP SCOTUS Case

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

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

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Students, Faculty Making Global Connections through University of Queensland Alliance

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Student Bar Association Presents 2013 Faculty, Staff Awards

December 2013 [View Release]

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

December 2013 [View Release]

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

December 2013 [View Release]

Privacy Expert Richards Comments on NSA Phone Surveillance Ruling

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Prof. Norwood's Book Explores Boundaries of Colorism

December 2013 [View Release]

Law Students Host Panel on Veterans' Issues

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Prof. Law Conducts Workshop on Constitutional Reform for Burmese Leaders

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

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

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

November 2013 [View Release]

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

November 2013 [View Release]

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

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International Law Weekend Brings Midwestern Lens to International Law

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

November 2013 [View Release]

Alumnus Honikman Forms Web-based 'Marketplace' to Back Solar Projects

November 2013 [View Release]

Loan Repayment Assistance Program Helping Alums Pursue Public Interest Careers

November 2013 [View Release]

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

October 2013 [View Release]

Law Faculty Engage in American Law Institute’s Vital Work

October 2013 [View Release]

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

October 2013 [View Release]

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

October 2013 [View Release]

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

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

October 2013 [View Release]

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

October 2013 [View Release]

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

October 2013 [View Release]

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

September 2013 [View Release]

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

September 2013 [View Release]

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

September 2013 [View Release]

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

September 2013 [View Release]

Law Students Receive 2013 Carmody MacDonald Legal Practice Excellence Awards

September 2013 [View Release]

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

September 2013 [View Release]

Law School Salutes Adjunct Faculty for Years of Service

September 2013 [View Release]

Alumnae Mayo and Cortés Serving Region's Immigrant Communities

August 2013 [View Release]

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

August 2013 [View Release]

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

August 2013 [View Release]

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

August 2013 [View Release]

Law School and Husch Blackwell Collaborate to Launch Professional Development Program

August 2013 [View Release]

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

August 2013 [View Release]

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

August 2013 [View Release]

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

August 2013 [View Release]

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

July 2013 [View Release]

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

July 2013 [View Release]

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

July 2013 [View Release]

Newly Minted JSD Graduate Receives Award for Comparative Scholarship

July 2013 [View Release]

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

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