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College mourns loss of Professor Krivoshey

Robert Martin Krivoshey ’78, clinical professor of law at The Ohio State Moritz College of Law, passed away on Tuesday, August 16, 2016. He was 73.

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The 2016 Presidential Election: Data, Polarization, or Personality?

The current presidential election cycle has already upended popular accounts on candidate selection, media effects, and the electoral importance of money and campaign infrastructure. Will this historic cycle contradict yet more conventional wisdom in its final 10 weeks? Join two of […]

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What are the Federalist Society and American Constitution Society?

Come learn about both the American Constitution Society and The Federalist Society in an informative and fun debate on Wednesday, Sept. 7, at 12:10 p.m. in Saxbe Auditorium. Each group will present their mission and core ideals. Lunch will be provided.

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1L hopes to use J.D. to bring joy to others


2L Charles V. Thomas, Jr. is a man on a mission. Every morning, he tells himself that he is going to do something that day to make someone smile because he genuinely believes the world would be a much better place if people focused more on helping the people around them.

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More than 100 businesses benefit from Entrepreneurial Business Law Clinic


The Entrepreneurial Business Law Clinic at Moritz gives students the opportunity to hone their skills building attorney-client relationships, learning the ins and outs of different business models, spotting areas of potential liability, managing transactions, and more.

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Dean Michaels finds time to teach amid busy administrative schedule


Alan C. Michaels’ deanship started in the spring of 2008, with the legal profession riding a decades-long wave of consistent growth and stability and the nation’s law schools in expansion-mode. The tides sure did change quickly. “From a leadership prospective, challenging […]

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Kaminski to discuss drones, consumer privacy at FTC workshop event

Margot Kaminski, assistant professor at the Moritz School of Law, testifies before the House Energy and Commerce Committee in Washington, DC, on Nov. 19, 20015, in a hearing on drones.  Photo:  Jay Mallin

The FTC will host a workshop on drones today beginning at 1 p.m. that looks at consumer privacy concerns surrounding the use of unmanned aircraft. Professor Margot Kaminski is scheduled to share her expertise in a panel discussion at the event.

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Inside the boardroom


Alec Wightman ’75 found a way to combine his passion for complex business deals and giving back by developing a niche practice of assisting public companies in evaluating board effectiveness.

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Alumna finds rewarding career path in biotechnology intellectual property


Jessica Jamieson ’97 is the global head of Hematology IP for Shire. Nearly every day she is reminded of just how important the work she and her colleagues do in the patent department, protecting developing treatments that allow individuals suffering from disease to live longer, more active lives.

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