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Professor Marjorie Cohn Presents at Butler University in Indianapolis

April 10, 2015

On April 7, Professor Marjorie Cohn delivered a presentation about drones and targeted killing at the Desmond Tutu Center, which is a joint project of the Christian Theological Seminary and Butler...

Faculty Enrichment Presentation Led by Associate Dean William Byrnes

April 8, 2015

University of Arizona James E. Rogers College of Law will host a faculty enrichment presentation on Thursday, April 9 at Noon in room 237, led by Associate Dean William Byrnes.

“I will...

The Justice and Reentry Society Hosts “Know Your Rights” Event

April 7, 2015

By Negin Nazi, 2L, JRS Social Chair

The Justice and Reentry Society (JRS) hosted their second “Know Your Rights” event at TJSL on Saturday March 28, 2015. The purpose...

Jameson Crane III Disability and the Law Writing Competition Results Announced

April 6, 2015

Thomas Jefferson School of Law Dean Thomas Guernsey announced the results of the First Annual Jameson Crane III Disability and the Law Writing Competition. “We were gratified to have received 27...

This Year’s Barristers Ball Hit It Out of the Park

April 3, 2015

This year’s Barristers Ball held at Petco Park on Saturday, March 28 was a huge success.

“The venue was absolutely breathtaking,” said SBA Social Events Director Michelle Ribaudo. “It was...

Successful Women and the Law Conference Held at TJSL

April 3, 2015

The 15th annual Women and the Law Conference held on Friday, March 27, focused on women and the criminal justice system and created a broad based and relevant dialogue among panelists and...

TJSL National Trial Team Competes in AAJ Advocacy Competition in Santa Monica

April 2, 2015

By Leanne Wilder, 3L, Mock Trial Team Member

The TJSL National Trial team sent 8 competitors to the American Association for Justice Student Advocacy Competition being...

Diversity Week Will Run From April 6‒10

March 31, 2015

TJSL’s Diversity Week events will take place April 6‒10. It was created to provide networking opportunities for students so they can engage with practicing attorneys in the community. According to...

Speed Networking

March 26, 2015

The Family Law Society (FLS) and the Immigration Law Society (ILS) co-hosted a Speed Networking event on Friday, February 20, 2015. Christine Yusi, from event sponsor LexisNexis, was also...

Professor Simon’s Article Recognized By The Intellectual Property Law Review

March 26, 2015

An article written by Professor Brenda Simon has been selected for inclusion in the 2015 edition of the Intellectual Property Law Review.

“In this article, I offer a different perspective...