Lewis & Clark Law Professor Bob Klonoff builds connections with Cambodian law school

21 May 2019

LEWIS & CLARK LAW — Earlier this year the call went out to Lewis & Clark Law professors: ‘please donate your unused casebooks for a Cambodian Law School.’ As a result, Professor Bob Klonoff delivered some 240 pounds of law books

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Lewis & Clark Law launches animal law litigation clinic focused on farm animals

21 May 2019

LEWIS & CLARK LAW — The Animal Law Litigation Clinic (ALLC) will open in fall 2019 at Lewis & Clark Law School with a focus on farmed animals and is the first and only clinic in the U.S. focused specifically on animal law litigation and on farmed animals.

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University of Illinois System board approves appointment of Darby Dickerson as Dean of UIC John Marshall Law School

21 May 2019

UI SYSTEM NEWS — The board approved the appointment of Darby Dickerson as dean of the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC) John Marshall Law School, effective Aug 16. Dickerson has served as dean of The John Marshall Law School since 2016, and will stay on when it comes part of UIC, expected this fall.

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Indiana McKinney Law announces rural justice judicial clerkships

21 May 2019

THE INDIANA LAWYER — A second Indiana law school has partnered with the Indiana Supreme Court to expose more students to the practice of law in less urban communities through a rural judicial clerkship program.

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Indiana Maurer Law professor resigns after Title IX investigation

21 May 2019

INDIANA DAILY STUDENT — An IU law professor resigned Friday after IU concluded a Title IX investigation. Ian Samuel posted a letter explaining his resignation to Provost Lauren Robel on his Twitter account Friday.

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University of Houston Law Center commencement speaker Janet Langford Carrig addresses graduates’ future

21 May 2019

UH LAW CENTER — Janet Langford Carrig, a longtime senior legal executive at ConocoPhillips, told students to be true to who they are and follow their own moral compass as they enter the practice of law

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Georgia State Law names Leslie Wolf interim dean

21 May 2019

GEORGIA STATE UNIVERSITY — Leslie Wolf, Distinguished University Professor and director of the Center of Law, Health & Society, has been appointed the interim dean of the College of Law at Georgia State University, effective July 1.

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UCLA Law opens Immigrant Family Legal Clinic within local public school

21 May 2019

UCLA LAW — UCLA today celebrated the opening of the Immigrant Family Legal Clinic at the Robert F. Kennedy Community Schools in Koreatown. The first-of-its-kind clinic, a partnership among UCLA School of Law, the UCLA Graduate School of Education and Information Studies and the Los Angeles Unified School District

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UCLA Law alumni create a new scholarship

21 May 2019

UCLA LAW — Eleven alumni of UCLA School of Law, all partners in the law firm of Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher, have joined together to endow a scholarship at their alma mater.

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UCLA Law professors receive award from Law and Society Association

21 May 2019

UCLA LAW — UCLA School of Law emeritus professors Richard Abel and Joel Handler are among the first winners of the Law and Society Association’s Legacy Award. They will be honored at the LSA meeting in Washington, D.C., on May 30.

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