Fifty years after the Civil Rights Act of 1964 was signed into law, the topic of race relations remains at the forefront of our cultural conversation. On Sept. 15, Moritz will host “The Civil Rights Act at 50: Celebrating Its Legacy, Recognizing the Challenges Ahead.”
Duke University Professor James Salzman is set to give a talk at Moritz in November titled “Drinking Water: A History,” where he will discuss how drinking water highlights the most pressing issues of our time—from globalization and social justice to terrorism and climate change.
The Law, Finance and Governance program is hosting a talk on “Patentable Subject Matter and Non-Patent Innovation Incentives” on Thursday, Sept. 18, from 12:10 – 1:30 p.m. in Room 314. Lisa Larrimore Ouellette, assistant professor at Stanford Law School, will address [...]
2L Chris Thomas is a dual-degree candidate seeking both his J.D. and a Ph.D. in education simultaneously. While neither pursuit is considered easy by any standard, Thomas says he decided to take the challenge to better position himself for a career in education after graduation.
3Ls Josh Fravel and Ed Hebb have been named this year’s Lawrence Negotiation Competition winners. They, along with 2Ls Chris Sponseller and Matt Raby, who took second place, will now represent the Moritz College of Law at the ABA Regional Negotiations Competition in November.
Assistant Professor of Law Margot E. Kaminski wrote an op-ed for New York Daily News on why the Supreme Court has consistently protected anonymous speech.
Ruth Colker was appointed to serve as a disability expert on the consent decree between the U.S. Department of Justice and the Law School Admissions Council. She is tasked with helping them develop “best practices” for administering the LSAT.
Matthew Borden ’14 has been named the winner of the 2013-2014 U.S. Court of Federal Claims Bar Association’s Board of Governors’ annual Law Student Writing Competition.
Leon Bass ’98 was hopeful he was headed for a career as a musician while playing in a band in college, but when things didn’t go as planned, he decided to find a new way to appreciate his passion for music.