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FACTA Compliance

Assoc. Dean William Byrnes’ New Book for LexisNexis is on FATCA Compliance

July 2, 2013

Associate Dean William Byrnes’ newest book titled “LexisNexis Guide to FATCA Compliance” was published as an electronic book the week of June 24.  This Lexis book is being purchased...

Employee Rights Self-Help Clinic

Employee Rights Self-Help Clinic

July 1, 2013

Thomas Jefferson School of Law is launching a new program for people with work-related legal issues.  The Employee Rights Self Help Clinic will provide information about rights and options...

Jason Fiske

Professor Jason Fiske Featured on Prestigious Online Learning Blog

July 1, 2013

Jason Fiske '08, Director of the Online Graduate Programs at Thomas Jefferson School of Law, is featured on the prestigious blog through CALI, ...

Dean Hasl's Last Day

Rudy Hasl is Thoughtful on His Last Day as TJSL’s Dean

June 28, 2013

Dean Rudy Hasl spent his last day as TJSL’s dean like so many other days at the law school – working at his desk, meeting with senior staff and attending on-campus events.   He is stepping...

Samantha SCOTUS

TJSL Student Witnesses History

June 27, 2013

TJSL student  Samantha Morales (3L), who is an intern at the U.S. Department of Justice in Washington, D.C. this summer, was in the courtroom on June 26 when the U.S. Supreme Court read...

D.C. Interns

TJSL D.C. Interns Attend Ford Foundation's Movie Screening

June 26, 2013

TJSL students interning in Washington, D.C. attended an exclusive screening of “Gideon's Army” on Friday June 21, at the National Portrait Gallery.

As Ford Foundation's VIP guests, Randy...

Dean Hickey Undergraduate student from the University of York in the UK

TJSL Receives Visitor from the UK

June 25, 2013

Dean Hickey is an undergraduate student from the University of York in the United Kingdom going into his 3rd year in the fall and is currently visiting the Thomas Jefferson School of Law to...

Tenure & Promotions for Four TJSL Faculty Members

Tenure & Promotions for Four TJSL Faculty Members

June 24, 2013

TJSL Dean Rudy Hasl is pleased to report that the Board of Trustees, at its June 6 meeting, approved the recommendations of the faculty and the Dean that Professors Alex Kreit and Kaimipono...

Alexander Leigh

Alexander Leigh '13 Lands Job with Pro Athletes Worker’s Comp Firm

June 24, 2013

May 2013 TJSL graduate Alexander Leigh is going to be working for the Cohen Law Firm as an associate. The firm represents both retired and active professional athletes in their workers'...

Byrnes Fulbright

Associate Dean Byrnes Selected to the Fulbright Specialist Roster

June 24, 2013

The J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board (FFSB), the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Education and Cultural Affairs (ECA) and the Council for International Exchange of...