Michigan Law’s Transnational Law Conference Focuses on Legal Argumentation Outside the Classroom
A diverse group of global academics and practitioners, including senior officials from the United Nations and the Africa Union, gathered at Michigan Law recently for the 2019 Transnational Law Conference.
Assistant Professor Nico Cornell’s Blue Jeans Lecture Focuses on Luck and Running
Michigan Law Hosts Fourth Annual Transactional Law Competition
Michigan Law hosted its fourth annual Transactional Law Competition on November 8, where student teams demonstrated their transactional drafting and negotiating skills in a half-day live negotiatio
ACLU Attorney Gillian Thomas, ’96, Discusses ‘Accidental Heroines’ in Title VII Sex Discrimination Cases
Gillian Thomas, ’96, was practicing employment law in 2006 when the U.S. Supreme Court handed down a landmark ruling in favor of plaintiff Sheila White, finding that her employer had violated Title VII of the 1964 Civil Rights Act by retaliating against her for complaining about a supervisor's sexual harassment.
Congressman Ted Deutch, ’90, Addresses ‘Climate Change Politics’ During Recent Michigan Law Talk
Shortly after seeing Sen. James Inhofe, a Republican from Oklahoma, bring a snowball to the Senate floor to prove that climate change isn’t real, U.S. Rep. Ted Deutch, a Democrat, decided to work with his Republican colleagues to discuss the challenges of climate change.
December 11–20: Exams
December 20: Senior Day