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Thomas Jefferson School of Law Students Compete in the Jessup International Moot Court Competition

April 5, 2016

From February 25th to February 28th, the Thomas Jefferson School of Law Moot Court Honor Society participated in the 57th annual Phillip C. Jessup...

Professor William Slomanson Op-Ed: "Stolen Valor Act Should Be Revisited.”

April 1, 2016

The following Op-Ed piece by Thomas Jefferson School of Law Professor William Slomanson appeared in the March 31, 2016 edition of the San Diego Union Tribune:

Xavier Alvarez and...

C-SPAN Coverage of Professor Marjorie Cohn’s Book “Drones and Targeted Killing.”

March 28, 2016

Book Discussion on Drones and Targeted Killing. Thomas Jefferson School of Law Professor Marjorie Cohn talked about her book Drones and Targeted Killing: Legal, Moral, and Geopolitical Issues, in...

U.S. Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas to Teach in Thomas Jefferson School of Law 2016 Study Abroad Program

March 22, 2016

Thomas Jefferson School of Law announced today that U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Clarence Thomas will participate in its Study Abroad program taking place June 26 - July 21, 2016. Justice...

Center for Sports Law Director Jeremy Evans: “We can be sure the league will clarify the use of stickum going forward"

March 21, 2016

The NBA is now reviewing an incident involving Houston Rockets Center Dwight Howard who admitted to using ‘Stickum’ spray during Saturday’s game in Atlanta. In fact, he admitted to using the...

Dean Thomas Guernsey and CFO Nancy Vu.

Thomas Jefferson School of Law Chief Financial Officer Named CFO of the Year

March 17, 2016

Thomas Jefferson School of Law’s Vice President and Chief Financial Officer (CFO) Nancy Vu was awarded the distinction of CFO of the Year in the education category at the San Diego Business...

Professor Richard Winchester: "Tax Season Is Here"

March 17, 2016

Tax season is here and there are some tax tips that everyone needs to know, KOGO reports.

The expert opinion of Professor Richard Winchester can be...

Katie Denson ’15 Discovers Fulfillment in Career as Prosecutor

March 17, 2016

Aside from brief dreams of playing professional football, Katie Denson ‘15 can hardly remember a time when she did not want to be a prosecutor.

“When I was about four or five years old, I...

Thomas Jefferson School of Law Student Awarded Scholarship from the GRAMMY Foundation

March 15, 2016

Thomas Jefferson School of Law announced today that Lisa M. Field, a third year, part-time law student, was awarded an Entertainment Law Initiative (ELI) Scholarship from the GRAMMY Foundation....

Professor Susan Bisom-Rapp: "Work Is Changing Radically in the 21st Century"

March 14, 2016

Assemblywoman Lorena Gonzalez has introduced a bill that would open the door to collective bargaining for independent contractors. The bill seems to aim squarely at mobile app companies like Uber...