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Adjunct Professor and Patent Clinic Supervisor Paul Liu's Article in Bio-IT World

May 22, 2018

Adjunct Professor and Patent Clinic Supervisor Paul Liu, has published an article titled Open Source Pitfalls at the Biotechnology-High Technology Crossover.

Software is eating...

Associate Dean Schwabach Reaches Milestone of 10,000 SSRN Paper Downloads

May 21, 2018

Associate Dean Aaron Schwabach has reached an impressive milestone. His academic papers posted on the Social Science Research Network (SSRN) have been downloaded more than 10,000 times. SSRN is...

Professors Bisom-Rapp and Lee Spoke at Stanford Law School

May 14, 2018

On May 10th, Associate Dean Susan Bisom-Rapp and Professor Rebecca Lee spoke at an event hosted by the Stanford Law Review. “UNLEASHing Equality: #MeToo and Sex Harassment Law” featured the...

TJSL Supervising Attorneys Attend PTO Seminar

April 13, 2018

Each year, the PTO holds a seminar where supervising attorneys in the clinics and students gather at the Alexandria, VA, PTO office just outside of Washington, DC. This year's seminar was attended...

Kath Rogers ’16 is the New Executive Director of NLG-LA

April 6, 2018

Kath Rogers ('16) has accepted a position as Executive Director of the National Lawyers Guild Los Angeles chapter. The National Lawyers Guild (NLG) is the nation’s oldest and largest progressive...

Professor Maurice Dyson Speaks at Major MLK Commemoration

April 5, 2018

Professor Maurice Dyson moderated a lively panel at the Earl B. Gilliam Bar Association MLK Commemoration Luncheon in San Diego. The 50th anniversary of Dr. King’s assassination was...

Congratulations to Steve Binder '84 for being named KPBS Community Hero

March 21, 2018

Deputy Public Defender Steve Binder '84, who co-founded a game-changing court program that helps homeless individuals get back on their feet and leave the streets, has been named a Community Hero...

Thomas Jefferson School of Law Students' Efforts to Change the California State Seal

March 15, 2018

The efforts of Tamra Dicus (1L, in pink) and a group of Thomas Jefferson School of Law students to change the California State Seal were covered by ...

Professor Meera E. Deo has been selected as the new Director of the Law School Survey of Student Engagement

March 14, 2018

Thomas Jefferson School of Law Professor Meera E. Deo, J.D., Ph.D. has been selected as the new Director of the Law School Survey of Student Engagement (LSSSE), effective January 1, 2018. She...