January 2010

SideBar
Spotlight

Alumnus’ Firm Leading Efforts to Donate Unclaimed Class-Action Rewards

Marvin Dworken’s law firm has made innumerable decisions since the firm was founded in the late 1950s. But one decision in particular has benefited dozens of organizations and seemingly countless individuals around the country.

The firm has awarded over $20 million to nearly 50 charities by using cy pres in class-action lawsuits. ››Read more

Saunie Schuster '97

Hear about the firm that Saunie has started and how she continues to work in higher education.››Watch video

Law School News

Dean's Desk: Assoc. Dean Bruce Johnson

Bruce Johnson

Library Balances Print/Electronic Resources

Use of electronic publications is soaring, while use of print is declining, especially among the current generation of law students. This raises an interesting question: what is the right balance of print and electronic resources in the collection? ››Read more

Creighton ’57 Receives OSU Distinguished Service Award

Jack Creighton was honored by The Ohio State University during its Autumn Commencement with the University’s Distinguished Service Award. ››Read more

Call For Alumni Award Nominations

Don’t let the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences have all the fun recognizing stars this year. Moritz has its own galaxy of stars worthy of recognition and you are in a unique position to know who they are. ››Learn More

Follow Moritz on Twitter

For all you Twitter users, Moritz has started a Twitter feed that will be continually updated with College news, alumni updates and events, and other information. ››View Moritz Twitter Feed

Scores of Volunteers Needed for February Competition

On Feb. 11-14, Moritz will host the Midwest Regional of the National Trial Competition, a premier trial advocacy tournament in the United States. Twenty-eight teams from 14 different law schools are expected to attend, and the College could use your help. ››Read more
   
Multimedia

Check Out 2010 Rose Bowl Pictures

See Ohio State pictures from the Buckeyes’ victory over the Oregon Ducks in the 2010 Rose Bowl on New Year's Day. ››See Slideshow

Saunie Schuster '97

Schuster’s law firm is helping to improve colleges and universities across the country. Hear Schuster describe her endeavors during this short video. ››Watch video
Ric Simmons

Five Questions With Professor Ric Simmons

Hear Associate Professor Ric Simmons sound off on five questions about teaching, Moritz, and criminal law. ››Watch video
Week in Pictures

Week in Pictures

View photos taken recently from around the Moritz College of Law ››View Photos
   
Dicta

Faculty Scholarship Digest Available

Each month, Dean Michaels details the articles, books, and other scholarship published by Moritz faculty. ››Read more

Moritz 'On the Record'

Ever pick up the Sunday paper and read a quote by one of your former professors? Check out where Moritz professors were mentioned in the last month. For the most recent appearances, visit the Faculty in the News page.
RSVP

DC Alumni Event is Jan. 21

Washington, D.C., area alumni are welcomed to Gordon Biersch, Mezzanine Room, 900 F. St., NW, on Jan. 21 from 6-8 p.m.
 
Alumni News

Ritu Singh ’07 joined Baker & Daniels LLP as an associate in the firm’s Intellectual Property Group. Singh will practice in the firm’s Fort Wayne, Ind., office. Before joining Baker & Daniels, Singh practiced at Pepper Hamilton LLP in Pittsburgh, Pa., where she focused on intellectual property matters for more than two years. At Baker & Daniels, Singh will concentrate her practice on patent prosecution and due diligence in a variety of arts, including mechanical, electrical, and biomedical.

››More Alumni News   ››Submit News
 
Contact Us

Support the Law School

Monetary gifts from alumni and friends are essential to helping the college and its students achieve their goals. ››Learn More

Update Contact Information

Having the correct information saves the College time, paper, and postage, and keeps you "in the know." ››Update Information
Facebook   Twitter   YouTube

SideBar is a monthly electronic newsletter for Moritz College of Law alumni. Questions regarding this publication should be directed to moritzlawnews@osu.edu.