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Prof. Sam Bagenstos December 30, 2012

Panel on Gay Rights at MLK Forum Features MLaw's Sam Bagenstos
Prof. Bruno Simma December 28, 2012

Manley O. Hudson Medal Goes to MLaw Prof. Bruno Simma
Frederick Douglass December 26, 2012

Proclaiming Emancipation: The Story of a Photo
Lawyers Club renovations December 20, 2012

Lawyers Club Renovations Right on Schedule
MLaw hockey team December 20, 2012

Chilling Out with MLaw's Hockey Team
Cornelia Kennedy December 14, 2012

Federal Judge Cornelia Kennedy, '47, to Receive Honorary Degree at Winter Commencement
Exam Stress Busters December 12, 2012

Beating Exam Stress with a Stickā€”and More
Jon Sobel, '90 December 7, 2012

Jon Sobel, '90: On Risk, Lawyers, and Entrepreneurial Life
Prof. J.J. White December 6, 2012

White, Out
Sight Machine December 3, 2012

Silicone Valley Star to Speak at Law School
Beijing Tax Conference December 3, 2012

MLaw Well-Represented at Beijing Tax Conference
Selesa Likine November 29, 2012

Innocence by Impossibility
An Egg-ceptional Creation November 21, 2012

An Egg-ceptional Creation: Professor Dave's All-Nighter Sandwich
Greer Donley, 2L November 16, 2012

2L's Bioethics Article Examines "the Most Controversial Topic in the Next 20 Years"
Prof. Sonja Starr November 16, 2012

Prof. Starr's Research Shows Large Unexplained Gender Disparities in Federal Criminal Cases
Prof. Reuven Avi-Yonah November 16, 2012

Prestigious Award Helps Cap Busy Year for Prof. Reuven Avi-Yonah
Curtis Mack, LLM '73 November 15, 2012

Curtis Mack, LLM '73: Giving Back and Paying It Forward
Alex Wilde, '12 November 14, 2012

Alex Wilde, '12: Entrepreneurial Exits Offers Practical Business Experience
Joseph Morrison Jr. November 12, 2012

"Vibrant Entrepreneurial Community" Sparks Law Student's Interest in Entrepreneurship and Law
Prof. Nick Bagley November 9, 2012

Bagley's Blue Jeans Lecture: A Government Job is a Great Fit for a New Lawyer
Bob Stefanski November 8, 2012

Lawyering at Warp Speed: Living the Entrepreneurial Life
Jim Hathaway November 7, 2012

Prof. Jim Hathaway Discusses the European Union and Refugee Rights at ILW Talk
Prof. Bruno Simma November 7, 2012

MLaw Professor Appointed to Iran-United States Claims Tribunal
3L Ted Lawrence November 5, 2012

Michigan Law Student Earns Supreme Court Historical Society Award
Prof. Robert Post November 5, 2012

Faculty Need Unlimited Freedom to Conduct Research, Scholar Says
Prof. Rebecca Scott November 2, 2012

Michigan Law Professor's Book Freedom Papers Earns Two Prestigious Awards
Cindy Cohn, '89 November 1, 2012

Fighting for Justice on the Digital Frontier
Michigan Law Culture Show October 31, 2012

APALSA to Host Michigan Law Culture Show Nov. 8
Twitterpaloozafest October 31, 2012

Admissions, career staff engage prospects with Twitterpaloozafest
Prof. David Moran October 31, 2012

Moran and the Art of Mooting
Eric Foner October 31, 2012

Pulitzer Prize-Winning Historian Eric Foner Delivers Keynote Lecture at "Proclaiming Emancipation" Conference
IJC Judge Joan Donoghue October 29, 2012

International Court of Justice Judge Joan Donoghue to Present Dean's Special Lecture Oct. 31
Proclaiming Emancipation Conference October 26, 2012

Conference Highlights Legalities and Meanings of Emancipation Proclamation
Michigan Access Progam October 26, 2012

Michigan Access Program: Revamped and Revised
Maria Gunnoe October 26, 2012

2012 Wallenberg Medalist Maria Gunnoe Speaks at Law School
Program in Race, Law & History October 25, 2012

Program in Race, Law & History Celebrates Second Conference
Sex Trivia October 23, 2012

Let's Talk About Reproductive Justice (and Sex)
Proclaiming Emancipation October 22, 2012

Proclaiming Emancipation Conference Features Keynote Speaker Eric Foner
Prof. Margo Schlanger October 19, 2012

Prof. Schlanger's Paper Tackles Prison Overcrowding
Prof. Alicia Alvarez October 16, 2012

Prof. Alicia Alvarez is Recipient of Leadership Detroit Alumni Award
Dean Christine Gregory October 16, 2012

Dean Gregory Receives U-M's Distinguished Diversity Leaders Award
Indigent Defense October 11, 2012

Improving Michigan's Indigent Defense System
Dean Z October 11, 2012

Dean Z. on Fisher v. University of Texas
Taxmageddon October 9, 2012

Two MLaw Professors Hatch Alternative to "Taxmageddon"
Proclaiming Emancipation Exhibit October 9, 2012

Cultural Artifacts Tell the Story of Emancipation
Perspectives on Detroit October 8, 2012

"Perspectives on Detroit" Panel Kicks Off MLaw Detroit Month
Prof. David Uhlmann October 5, 2012

Prof. Uhlmann Named "Conservation Champion"
Constitution Day October 4, 2012

SCOTUS Affordable Care Act Ruling Topic for Constitution Day
Banned Books October 3, 2012

Dean Z. on Banned Books
Prof. Don Duquette October 2, 2012

Duquette Set to Accept Child Justice Award
Prof. Daniel Crane October 1, 2012

Is There a Correlation Between Religion and an Elite Legal Education?
Nannes 3L Challenge September 28, 2012

Nannes Challenge Kicks Off Monday, Oct. 1
Prof. Suellyn Scarnecchia September 28, 2012

Prof. Scarnecchia: Teaching at the Law School is a "Privilege"
Practitioners Gather for Patent Conference September 27, 2012

Practitioners Gather for Patent Conference
Prof. Adam Pritchard September 25, 2012

Abolish the IPO: Prof. Pritchard Finds a Better Way to Go Public
Il-Won Kang Appointed to Korea's Constitutional Court September 21, 2012

Il-Won Kang, LLM '93, Appointed to Korea's Constitutional Court
Constitution Day September 20, 2012

University to Celebrate Constitution Day 2012
Fetchnotes September 19, 2012

Entrepreneurship Clinic Offers "Top-Notch Legal Help" to U-M Student Startup
Prof. Ellen Katz September 17, 2012

Prof.'s Paper Shows That Texas' Position in Two High Profile Cases Could Backfire
Early American Patents September 17, 2012

The Weird Meets the Wonderful in Early American Patents
Where Criminal Justice and Public Health Meet September 17, 2012

"The Vortex" Where Criminal Justice and Public Health Meet
Bruce Tuchman September 13, 2012

A Career That's Not Short on Entertainment
Race, Law & History Fellowships September 13, 2012

Apply Soon for Race, Law & History Fellowships
Distinguished Alumni Award Recipients 2012 September 10, 2012

Bickner, Kearse, and White Named Distinguished Alumni for 2012
Justice Kagan and Dedication Weekend September 8, 2012

Justice Kagan Highlights South Hall Dedication Weekend
Commitment to Integrity Oath August 31, 2012

Incoming Students Vow a Commitment to Integrity
Dean Evan Caminker's Welcome Address August 29, 2012

Dean Evan Caminker Delivers Welcome Address to 1Ls
Betsy Fisher Returns from Iraq August 29, 2012

Betsy Fisher Returns from Watkins Fellowship in Iraq
Proclaiming Emancipation Festivities August 28, 2012

Law School, University Mark the 150th Anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation
Tara Mahoney Named Neutral Zone President August 27, 2012

Tara Mahoney, '05, Named President of the Neutral Zone Teen Center
South Hall Dedication Sept. 7 August 23, 2012

Supreme Court Justice Elena Kagan Featured Guest at South Hall Dedication Sept. 7
EIW August 22, 2012

Employers, Students Get Together for Early Interview Week
Prof. Kim Thomas August 22, 2012

Prof. Kim Thomas Writes of Experiences in Establishing Legal Clinics in Jordan
Melissa Harman August 21, 2012

"Go Blue!" Gone Global
Advice for Getting Through Finals August 20, 2012

Advice for Summer Starters on Surviving Finals
Prof. David Moran August 20, 2012

Innocence Clinic Works to Strengthen Michigan Bill to Help the Wrongly Convicted
Assistant Dean David Baum August 17, 2012

Assistant Dean Baum Explains the Anatomy of a Civil Law Case to Staff
First Amendment August 16, 2012

Anti-Gay Kansas Church Spurs First Amendment Talk
Early Interview Week Advice August 15, 2012

Making the Most of Early Interview Week
Prof. John Hudson August 14, 2012

An Uncommon Approach to Common Law
Colleen Manwell, '12 August 13, 2012

Colleen Manwell, '12, Advocates for the Mentally Ill
3L Ted Lawrence August 10, 2012

3L Enjoys Successful Foray as Electoral Advisor
Prof. Nicholas Howson August 9, 2012

Prof. Nicholas Howson, China Expert, Considers the Gu Kailai Trial
David Lee Gavitt August 9, 2012

Exoneree Adjusting to Life Outside the Walls
Prof. Mark Osbeck August 6, 2012

Prof. Mark Osbeck: What Makes "Good Legal Writing"?
Prof. Don Herzog August 3, 2012

Early Modern England, Scatological Humor, and the Democratizing Force of the Internet
Sada Jacobson July 31, 2012

Silver Medal-Winning Fencer and MLaw Alumna on the Olympics and an Athlete's Discipline
Prof. Nina Mendelson July 27, 2012

Prof.'s 2011 Paper on Public Comment Continues to Generate Commentary
Anatomy of a Civil Case July 24, 2012

Brown Bag Lunch: Anatomy of a Civil Case
Creative Rights July 23, 2012

MLaw Grads Start Nonprofit to Help Artists Navigate Legal Waters
MLaw Students and Focus: Hope July 20, 2012

MLaw Students Lend a Hand to Focus: HOPE
Prof. Erik Gordon and ZEAL Program July 19, 2012

First Director Hired for Zell Entrepreneurship and Law Program
Prof. Monica Hakimi July 18, 2012

Prof. Argues Against "Domain Method" to Address Targeting and Detention
Prof. J.J. Prescott and Community Notification Laws July 16, 2012

Faculty Research: Community Notification Laws May Lead to More Child Pornography
Bill Miller's Losing It July 13, 2012

National Book Award Winner Raves About Bill Miller's Book in The New Republic
Brensike Primus coauthors Modern Crimimal Procedure July 13, 2012

Michigan Law Professor Joins Lead Authors in Contributing to Modern Criminal Procedure
Hudson gets EU grant July 11, 2012

Past Isn't Prologue: New grant funds study of medieval Christian, Muslim institutions
CFA Turns 3 July 10, 2012

Detroit Center for Family Advocacy Turns 3
Dean Evan Caminker June 28, 2012

Michigan Law Dean Cited in ACA Ruling
U.S. Supreme Court and ACA ruling June 28, 2012

Michigan Law Scholars Weigh in on Health-care Ruling
crosscultural lawyering June 28, 2012

Cross-cultural Lawyering and the LGBTQ Community
Gosman and fracking laws June 21, 2012

New NWF Report Says Michigan, Ohio Should Strengthen Fracking Laws
Prof. Nick Bagley and Medicare June 20, 2012

Prof. Bagley's Paper: Medicare Design Flaws Mandate Reform
Prof. Sam Bagenstos and ENDA June 13, 2012

Prof. Bagenstos Testifies to Senate HELP Committee in Support of ENDA
David Lee Gavitt exoneration June 7, 2012

Clinic Earns Murder Exoneration After 27 Years
LEED Gold Certification June 4, 2012

Sustainable South Hall Awarded LEED Gold Rating
Green Gavels Project May 21, 2012

Students Research Environmental Cases for New Online Resource
Bergstrom Fellows May 19, 2012

Nurturing Aspiring Child Welfare Lawyers: Michigan Law Welcomes Bergstrom Fellows for Training
Alumni Service Day May 18, 2012

Alumni Continue Tradition of Volunteerism on Service Day
Prof. Sam Bagenstos May 17, 2012

Sam Bagenstos Paper: New Era for Disabled Gains Steam
Early Interview Week May 15, 2012

Making Early Interview Week a Success
Prof. Margaret Jane Radin May 10, 2012

AGREE or CANCEL? Professor Margaret Jane Radin's Forthcoming Book Tackles Boilerplate
Attorney General Eric Holder May 8, 2012

Attorney General Eric Holder Addresses Senior Day Gathering
Advice for 1Ls May 4, 2012

Advice from 3Ls to 1Ls
Prof. David Moran May 4, 2012

New Paper Erodes Confidence in Shaken Baby Syndrome
Prof. Michael Barr May 2, 2012

Finances of Low-Income Earners Reveals Where System Falls Short
Innocence Clinic May 1, 2012

MLaw's Innocence Clinic Earns Wrongly Convicted Man a Third New Trial
Prof. Sara Gosman April 30, 2012

Gosman Authors Report on Great Lakes Oil Pipelines
Prof. Larry Waggoner April 25, 2012

Why Perpetual Trusts Can't Necessarily be Trusted
Getting Through Finals April 23, 2012

Advice for Getting Through Finals
ELPP Fracking Panel April 20, 2012

ELPP Presents Panel on "Fracking" (Hydraulic Fracturing)
Sean Tierney April 19, 2012

From West Coast to Midwest: 3L Sean Tierney
Joe Michaels April 18, 2012

1L Joe Michaels Awarded Fellowship to Work at UAW
Tripp Van Noppen April 17, 2012

Earthjustice President Talks Politics, Law, and Greenhouse Gases
Prof. Nick Bagley April 17, 2012

Prof. Nick Bagley Chosen for L. Hart Wright Teaching Award
Fiske Fellows April 16, 2012

2012 Fiske Fellows Named
Prof. Eve Brensike Primus April 16, 2012

Problems With, and Fixes for, the Public Defender System
Public Service Luncheon April 13, 2012

Luncheon Honors Students in Public Service
Liz Och April 12, 2012

Law Student Liz Och: Making Law School Meaningful Beyond the Classroom
Perry Watkins Fellow April 11, 2012

Perry Watkins Fellow to Assist LGBT Iraqi Refugees
Enbridge Panel April 10, 2012

ELPP Panel on the Perils of Pipelines
Knowledge Bowl March 30, 2012

Professors and Students Spar in First Knowledge Bowl
Prof. Sam Bagenstos March 29, 2012

Michigan Law Professor Weighs in on Less-Publicized Aspect of ACA
Eric Holder March 28, 2012

Attorney General Eric Holder Named Senior Day Speaker
ACA panel March 26, 2012

Panel of Health Law Experts Debates Affordable Care Act
ELPP Conference March 26, 2012

Environmental Law at the Crossroads
Prof. Joel Samuels March 19, 2012

Pirates and the Law Focus of Asia Law Society Talk
Environmental Law Panel March 13, 2012

Alumni Panelists in Environmental Law Share Insights
Women's Week March 13, 2012

Women's Week Highlights Women's Issues in the Legal Profession
Shelby Quast March 6, 2012

ILW Talk Focuses on Protecting the Rights of Girls
Citizens United March 6, 2012

Divided on Citizens United
Senator Carl Levin March 1, 2012

Senator Carl Levin Speaks at Frank Murphy Society Event
Prof. Rebecca Scott February 28, 2012

Prof. Rebecca Scott Delivers Russel Lecture, Gives Book Talk
Prof. Eve Brensike Primus February 24, 2012

Prof. Eve Brensike Primus Regales Students with Blue Jeans Lecture
Susan Page February 21, 2012

Going for the Gold: Drug Testing, Legal Challenges of Olympic Sponsorship Among Issues Discussed at Event
Susan Page February 16, 2012

Ambassador to South Sudan Gives ILW Talk
Rebecca Scott February 8, 2012

Freedom Papers Recounts Struggle for Liberty
Blogging and the Law February 3, 2012

Above the Law's David Lat Speaks on "Blogging and the Law"
Prof. Jim Krier January 27, 2012

Prof. James Krier Receives Property Rights Prize
MLK Day January 20, 2012

MLK Day Forum Draws Standing Room Only Crowd
MLK Day January 10, 2012

MLaw Grads Win 1st and 2nd Place in FDLI Writing Competition
MLK Day January 4, 2012

MLaw Hosts MLK Day Panel Discussion with Focus on Detroit