Briefing Room


The Moritz College of Law Welcomes New Dean, Lincoln Davies

Lincoln L. Davies is the 20th dean of the Michael E. Moritz College of Law. Davies comes to the college following 12 years of service at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, where he was the associate dean […]

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Events

Distinguished Lecture on the State of Internet Law

25 years ago, the launch of Netscape Navigator marked the start of the mainstream, commercial Internet age and created a new field of study known as cyber law. Since then, the internet has exceeded all expectations, both good and bad. […]

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Register for the 2019 NYC Alumni Cup Scholarship Golf Outing

Join New York City area alumni at Bethpage Red Golf Course on September 20 for fun and fellowship in supporting future Buckeyes. All golfers will receive a special Ohio State Alumni Association-branded gift box as part of registration. Prizes will […]

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Students

Moritz student Carrie Mayer named 2019 Tillman Scholar
carrimayer

Incoming 1L Carrie Mayer has been named a 2019 Pat Tillman Scholar. Mayer is one of 60 scholars from around the country to be selected for the award, named after former United States Army Ranger and NFL star Pat Tillman. 

Mayer earned a bachelor’s degree at George Washington University and was commissioned as an officer in the United States Army through ROTC. Mayer was deployed in Haiti, Iraq and Afghanistan and after seven years of active duty, transferred to the reserves and moved her family to Zambia. She plans to use her law degree to serve the most vulnerable members of her local community. 

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Moritz Students chosen as Ohio State Sesquicentennial Scholars

Ohio State awarded 150 sesquicentennial scholarships to students across the university for the 2019-20 academic year. Two Moritz College of Law students, 2L Hallie Israel and 1L LeRoy Ricksy, are among the honorees. Scholars receive $2,500 for the first year […]

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Faculty

Professor John Quigley provides context to ongoing Palestinian conflict at UN Security Council
John Quigley

As one of the more experienced and knowledgeable people in the area of international law, it should come as no surprise that Professor John Quigley was recently invited to speak at the United Nations Security Council in New York on the continuing Israeli-Palestinian conflict.  

Quigley, who graduated from Harvard Law School in 1966, joined the faculty at Moritz in 1969 and said in preparing for such a speech, he wanted to present a side of the discussion that has not been offered.

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Professor Peter Shane elected to ACS Board of Directors
Peter Shane

Professor Peter Shane confirmed June 21 that he has been elected to the American Constitution Society Board of Directors. 
The ACS is “the nation’s leading progressive legal organization, with over 200 student and lawyer chapters in almost every state and on most law school campuses. ACS was founded on the principle that the law should be a force to improve the lives of all people.”

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Alumni

Moritz alum Daniel Best ’13 earns ABA Journal honor

Moritz graduate Daniel Best ’13 was recently named an honorable mention recipient of the 2019 Ross Essay Contest for legal fiction. His essay titled “Coiled,” is about a lawyer dealing with his unhealthy response to the stress of law firm practice, […]

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Moritz alumnus (’01), Nevada Attorney General Aaron Ford helps pass bills that helps victims of domestic violence

Aaron Ford, the Nevada Attorney General and Moritz alumnus (2001), helped pass bills in his state that help the victims of domestic violence. Assembly Bill 60 was signed into law on Monday by Nevada governor Steve Sisolak and was sponsored by Ford.

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College

The Moritz College of Law Welcomes New Dean, Lincoln Davies

Lincoln L. Davies is the 20th dean of the Michael E. Moritz College of Law. Davies comes to the college following 12 years of service at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, where he was the associate dean […]

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Media

Professor Efthimios Parasidis quoted in The Regulatory Review
Efthimios Parasidis

Professor Efthimios Parasidis’ article that was recently published in the Boston University Law Review was quoted extensively in The Regulatory Review, a publication on the Pennsylvania University Program on regulation. You can read The Regulatory Review article titled, “The Need […]

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