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Rod Smith on BCS

Sports Center Director: Doesn't Hold Hope for Meaningful BCS Reform

January 11, 2012

The director of TJSL’s Center for Sports Law and Policy, Professor Rod Smith, doesn’t hold much hope that the meetings being held to discuss possible restructuring of the BSC (Bowl Championship...

Concrete Award

TJSL's Campus Wins Environmental Award for "Green" Concrete

January 11, 2012

Thomas Jefferson School of Law and the Hycrete company are going to be recognized at the annual GreenSite Awards during the World of Concrete conference in Las Vegas on January 24.


Prof. Winchester's Blog

Professor Richard Winchester's Blog: "Notes from Tunisia"

January 10, 2012

Professor Richard Winchester is in Tunisia on a Fulbright Scholarship to teach Financing International Trade at the University of Carthage.

He is keeping a blog of his experiences “...

Brazil Program

The Brazilians are Back!

January 9, 2012

A group of 52 Brazilian attorneys arrived at TJSL on Monday, January 9 to take part in the three-week U.S.-Brazil Legal Education Exchange Program (LEEP).

LEEP gives the attorneys an...

Ambassador At Large

Former U.S. War Crimes Ambassador at Large to Speak at TJSL

January 6, 2012

Former Ambassador David Scheffer will speak to all faculty, staff and students at TJSL in on February 13, 2012, Room 325, at 11:30 a.m. This event is sponsored by the Center for Global Legal...

Human Trafficking Story

Human Trafficking Film to be Screened at TJSL

January 4, 2012

Thomas Jefferson School of Law Professor Susan Tiefenbrun will be speaking on National Human Trafficking Awareness Day as part of a special screening of “Indoctrinated: The Grooming of Our...

2012 Balloons

Spring 2012 Classes Start

January 3, 2012

On behalf of everyone in the TJSL family, we welcome you to the Spring 2012 semester!

It has been one year since the first classes were held at TJSL’s new downtown campus! It seems...

Indoctrinated Screening

Child Sex Trafficking Film to be Shown at TJSL

January 3, 2012

Thomas Jefferson School of Law will present a special screening of “Indoctrinated: The Grooming of Our Children into Prostitution” on Wednesday, January 11, 2012 at 6:30 p.m.


7th Annual International Contracts Conference at TJSL in March

7th Annual International Contracts Conference at TJSL in March

January 3, 2012

The 7th Annual International Conference on Contracts will be hosted by the Thomas Jefferson School of Law in its new state-of-the-art facility in San Diego California on March 2nd & 3rd 2012...