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High School Students to Learn about Civil Rights Litigation in New 'Schoolhouse' Dec. 31, 2015

High School Students to Learn about Civil Rights Litigation in New 'Schoolhouse'
Elder, '77: Confronting Bias Dec. 30, 2015

Elder, '77: Confronting Bias
So You Want to Work in Entertainment Law? Dec. 29, 2015

So You Want to Work in Entertainment Law?
Engineering an Entrepreneurial Legal Career Dec. 28, 2015

Engineering an Entrepreneurial Legal Career
Facilitating Business Deals with Cultural Insights Dec. 24, 2015

Facilitating Business Deals with Cultural Insights
A New Perspective on Hearing Cases Dec. 23, 2015

A New Perspective on Hearing Cases
Four MLaw Recipients Awarded 2016 Skadden Fellowships Dec. 22, 2015

Four MLaw Recipients Awarded 2016 Skadden Fellowships
Hooray for Hollywood Dec. 22, 2015

Hooray for Hollywood
Defending the First Amendment at Gawker Dec. 21, 2015

Defending the First Amendment at Gawker
Michigan Innocence Clinic Asks for New Trial in 1996 Murder Dec. 17, 2015

Michigan Innocence Clinic Asks for New Trial in 1996 Murder
Monica Tesler, '98: Dreaming of Space Adventures Leads to Debut Kids' Book Dec. 8, 2015

Monica Tesler, '98: Dreaming of Space Adventures Leads to Debut Kids' Book
Schneier Details the Early Days of a Cyber Arms Race Nov. 25, 2015

Schneier Details the Early Days of a Cyber Arms Race
David Leitch, Longtime General Counsel of Ford, Discusses Career Nov. 25, 2015

David Leitch, Longtime General Counsel of Ford, Discusses Career
Prof. Mortenson's Blue Jeans Lecture: Create a Meaningful Life Nov. 19, 2015

Prof. Mortenson's Blue Jeans Lecture: Create a Meaningful Life
Diversity Talk: The Significance of a Race & Ethnicity Course Requirement Nov. 18, 2015

Diversity Talk: The Significance of a Race & Ethnicity Course Requirement
MILVETS Present Solicitor General on Veterans Day Nov. 13, 2015

MILVETS Present Solicitor General on Veterans Day
MLaw Community Celebrates Veterans Legal Clinic Kickoff Nov. 12, 2015

MLaw Community Celebrates Veterans Legal Clinic Kickoff
Lyman Thai,'12: Entrepreneurship Clinic Provided Strong Foundation for Legal Practice Nov. 12, 2015

Lyman Thai,'12: Entrepreneurship Clinic Provided Strong Foundation for Legal Practice
Interdisciplinary Approaches to Financial Stability Oct. 28, 2015

Interdisciplinary Approaches to Financial Stability
Debunking Myths About Human Trafficking Oct. 23, 2015

Debunking Myths About Human Trafficking
The Paradox and Perils of Arab American Identity Oct. 23, 2015

The Paradox and Perils of Arab American Identity
Vishakha Wijenayake, LLM '15, Begins ICRC Traineeship in Geneva Oct. 13, 2015

Vishakha Wijenayake, LLM '15, Begins ICRC Traineeship in Geneva
What Law and Religion Can Teach Each Other About Public Discourse Oct. 19, 2015

What Law and Religion Can Teach Each Other About Public Discourse
  Diversity Leads to the Best Solutions, Speaker Says Oct. 14, 2015

Conference Focuses on Intersection of Tax Law and Citizenship
  Diversity Leads to the Best Solutions, Speaker Says Oct. 12, 2015

Diversity Leads to the Best Solutions, Speaker Says
  Curriculum Changes Better Serve Student Needs Oct. 8, 2015

Curriculum Changes Better Serve Student Needs
  Michigan Law to Host Two-Night Crash Course on Legal Careers Oct. 7-8 Oct. 6, 2015

Michigan Law to Host Two-Night Crash Course on Legal Careers Oct. 7-8
  Nannes 3L Challenge Promotes Giving Back to MLaw Oct. 5, 2015

Nannes 3L Challenge Promotes Giving Back to MLaw
  Judge Pillay Recounts Groundbreaking Legal Career During Bishop Lecture Oct. 5, 2015

Judge Pillay Recounts Groundbreaking Legal Career During Bishop Lecture
  Prof. Joan Larsen Named Michigan Supreme Court Justice Sept. 30, 2015

Prof. Joan Larsen Named Michigan Supreme Court Justice
  Former Senior VP of NBC Shares Advice on Building a Career in Entertainment Law Sept. 29, 2015

Former Senior VP of NBC Shares Advice on Building a Career in Entertainment Law
  Michigan Law Outlaws to Hold Inaugural Gayla Oct. 9 Sept. 28, 2015

Michigan Law Outlaws to Hold Inaugural Gayla Oct. 9
Diversity and Strategic Planning Focus of First Diversity Talk at Michigan Law Sept. 23, 2015

Diversity and Strategic Planning Focus of First Diversity Talk at Michigan Law
Two Views of the Constitution: Originalism vs. Non-Originalism Sept. 22, 2015

Two Views of the Constitution: Originalism vs. Non-Originalism
Law School's Victors for Michigan Campaign Reaches Halfway Point Sept. 21, 2015

Law School's Victors for Michigan Campaign Reaches Halfway Point
Spencer Gusick, '93, Tells MLaw Students He's At Home In House in Silicon Valley Sept. 21, 2015

Spencer Gusick, '93, Tells MLaw Students He's At Home In House in Silicon Valley
Incoming Class at Michigan Law, On Top of the World Sept. 16, 2015

Incoming Class at Michigan Law, On Top of the World
Kauper, '60, and Yamakawa, MCL '69, Honored as Distinguished Alumni Sept. 15, 2015

Kauper, '60, and Yamakawa, MCL '69, Honored as Distinguished Alumni
Mary Soo Anderson, '15, Begins Gideon's Promise Fellowship at Orleans Public Defenders Sept. 8, 2015

Mary Soo Anderson, '15, Begins Gideon's Promise Fellowship at Orleans Public Defenders
MLaw Class of 2018 Commits to Integrity Aug. 28, 2015

MLaw Class of 2018 Commits to Integrity
Dean Mark West Welcomes Class of 2018 to Michigan Law Aug. 27, 2015

Dean Mark West Welcomes Class of 2018 to Michigan Law
New MLaw Students Build Community Through Michigan Access Program Aug. 24, 2015

New MLaw Students Build Community Through Michigan Access Program
Michigan Law Review Essay Challenges Supreme Court on Defendants' Rights Cases Aug. 17, 2015

Michigan Law Review Essay Challenges Supreme Court on Defendants' Rights Cases
Emily Suran, '15, Pens Winning Paper in NAWL Writing Competition Aug. 13, 2015

Emily Suran, '15, Pens Winning Paper in NAWL Writing Competition
Michigan Law Grads Top 2015 List of Best LGBT Lawyers Under 40 Aug. 6, 2015

Michigan Law Grads Top 2015 List of Best LGBT Lawyers Under 40
Michigan Law to Host Early Interview Week Aug. 4-7 Aug. 3, 2015

Michigan Law to Host Early Interview Week Aug. 4-7
David Guenther, '99, Named Director of the International Transactions Clinic July 15, 2015

David Guenther, '99, Named Director of the International Transactions Clinic
Michigan Law Experts Weigh in on Landmark U.S. Supreme Court Decisions June 26, 2015

Michigan Law Experts Weigh in on Landmark U.S. Supreme Court Decisions
3Ls Assist on Amicus Brief in Federal Court Case June 24, 2015

3Ls Assist on Amicus Brief in Federal Court Case
Michigan Law Student Scores 1L Summer Internship with Brooklyn Nets June 8, 2015

Michigan Law Student Scores 1L Summer Internship with Brooklyn Nets
Reefer Madness: Mini-Seminar Brings Marijuana Law into the Classroom June 4, 2015

Reefer Madness: Mini-Seminar Brings Marijuana Law into the Classroom
U.S. Supreme Court Rules Again for Prof. John Pottow on Issue of Bankruptcy Court Authority June 1, 2015

U.S. Supreme Court Rules Again for Prof. John Pottow on Issue of Bankruptcy Court Authority
MLaw Class of 2015 Faces Opportunity, Responsibility May 18, 2015

MLaw Class of 2015 Faces Opportunity, Responsibility
Julian Mortenson Named 2015 Recipient of L. Hart Wright Award for Teaching Excellence May 8, 2015

Julian Mortenson Named 2015 Recipient of L. Hart Wright Award for Teaching Excellence
Students Learn How Lawyers Can Serve Social Enterprises ​April 29, 2015

Students Learn How Lawyers Can Serve Social Enterprises
Alumni & Friends Service Day to Take Place May 2 April 28, 2015

Alumni & Friends Service Day to Take Place May 2
MLaw Team Wins Premier Moot Court Competition on Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity Law April 27, 2015

MLaw Team Wins Premier Moot Court Competition on Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity Law
Michigan Law 3L Embarks on 1,350-Mile Tandem Ride for Criminal Justice Reforms April 27, 2015

Michigan Law 3L Embarks on 1,350-Mile Tandem Ride for Criminal Justice Reform
Emma Cheuse, '06, Offers Words of Wisdom to MLaw Public Service Students April 24, 2015

Emma Cheuse, '06, Offers Words of Wisdom to MLaw Public Service Students
Michigan Supreme Court Justice Mary Beth Kelly Talks Effective Advocacy, Juvenile Justice with Students April 24, 2015

Michigan Supreme Court Justice Mary Beth Kelly Talks Effective Advocacy, Juvenile Justice with Students
Michigan Law Launches New Veterans Clinic April 23, 2015

Championed by Bob Woodruff, '87, Michigan Law Veterans Clinic Will Serve Those Who Serve Us
Alexa Lam April 21, 2015

Alexa Lam, Former Deputy CEO of Hong Kong Securities and Futures Commission, Visits U-M as Distinguished Scholar
Combining Public Service and Private Practice Makes Better Lawyers, Robert Fiske, '55, Tells MLaw Students April 20, 2015

Combining Public Service and Private Practice Makes Better Lawyers, Robert Fiske, '55, Tells MLaw Students
Environmental Defense Fund's Fred Krupp, '78, Outlines Policy to Combat Climate Change in ELPP Keynote April 20, 2015

Environmental Defense Fund's Fred Krupp, '78, Outlines Policy to Combat Climate Change in ELPP Keynote
Scholars and Judges Convene at Michigan Law to Develop Influential Refugee Law Guidelines April 20, 2015

Scholars and Judges Convene at Michigan Law to Develop Influential Refugee Law Guidelines
Prof. Niehoff Leads First Amendment Scholars in Brief in Case of American Sniper Chris Kyle and Jesse Ventura April 14, 2015

Prof. Niehoff Leads First Amendment Scholars in Brief in Case of American Sniper Chris Kyle and Jesse Ventura
Michigan Law Announces Guaranteed Summer Funding for All First-Year Students April 9, 2015

Michigan Law Announces Guaranteed Summer Funding for All First-Year Students
Finalists Prepare for 90th Annual Campbell Moot Court Competition April 9, 2015

Finalists Prepare for 90th Annual Campbell Moot Court Competition
Prof. Martha Jones Leads Exploration Into Intellectual History of Black Women April 8, 2015

Prof. Martha Jones Leads Exploration Into Intellectual History of Black Women
Environmental Defense Fund President Fred Krupp, '78 April 6, 2015

Environmental Defense Fund President Fred Krupp, '78, to Deliver Keynote at Michigan Law Conference
3L Samantha Kirby Secures Victory for Her Client in Federal Appellate Litigation Clinic April 3, 2015

3L Samantha Kirby Secures Victory for Her Client in Federal Appellate Litigation Clinic
South Africa Externship Provides Hands-On Legal Experience for Students April 2, 2015

South Africa Externship Provides Hands-On Legal Experience for Students
Human Trafficking Court Earns High Marks in First Year April 1, 2015

Human Trafficking Court Earns High Marks in First Year
Prof. Steven Croley Offers Insight Into Energy Department, Role as General Counsel March 31, 2015

Prof. Steven Croley Offers Insight Into Energy Department, Role as General Counsel
Mini-Seminar on Work-Life Balance Featuring: One New Puppy, Two Professors, Three Children, and 10 Students March 26, 2015

Mini-Seminar on Work-Life Balance Featuring: One New Puppy, Two Professors, Three Children, and 10 Students
U.S. Supreme Court Sides with Prof. Sam Bagenstos on Young v. UPS Pregnancy Discrimination Case March 25, 2015

U.S. Supreme Court Sides with Prof. Sam Bagenstos on Young v. UPS Pregnancy Discrimination Case
Kevin Conroy, '91: Promoting Early Detection with At-Home Cancer Test March 24, 2015

Kevin Conroy, '91: Promoting Early Detection with At-Home Cancer Test
SFF Auction Brings in More Than $45,000 to Fund Grants for Public-Interest Students March 20, 2015

SFF Auction Brings in More Than $45,000 to Fund Grants for Public-Interest Students
Inaugural Brian Simpson Lecture: The Intrigue of Gibbons v. Ogden March 19, 2015

Inaugural Brian Simpson Lecture: The Intrigue of Gibbons v. Ogden
WebMD CEO Schlanger, '84: Trustworthiness of Online Health Information is Vital to Company's Success March 17, 2015

WebMD CEO Schlanger, '84: Trustworthiness of Online Health Information is Vital to Company's Success
Prof. Bagenstos Discusses Pregnancy Discrimination Case Young v. United Parcel Service at Michigan Law March 17, 2015

Prof. Bagenstos Discusses Pregnancy Discrimination Case Young v. United Parcel Service at Michigan Law
Prof. Halberstam's Provocative Article about EU and Human Rights Makes Waves in Europe March 16, 2015

Prof. Halberstam's Provocative Article about EU and Human Rights Makes Waves in Europe
Students Participate in a Record Six LAWBreaks Trips March 13, 2015

Students Participate in a Record Six LAWBreaks Trips
Ann Arbor to Addis Ababa: MLaw Students Build Partnerships Abroad to Combat Human Trafficking March 12, 2015

Ann Arbor to Addis Ababa: MLaw Students Build Partnerships Abroad to Combat Human Trafficking
Nerd Olympics and Dinner with Dean West Highlight Michigan Law's SFF Auction on March 19 March 11, 2015

Nerd Olympics and Dinner with Dean West Highlight Michigan Law's SFF Auction on March 19
Inaugural Brian Simpson Lecture Slated for March 13 March 6, 2015

Gibbons v. Ogden Focus of Inaugural Brian Simpson Lecture March 13
Philanthropy Awareness Day is March 12, 2015 March 5, 2015

Gibbons v. Ogden Focus of Inaugural Brian Simpson Lecture March 13
Ben Mizer, '02, Named Acting Assistant Attorney General for the Justice Department's Civil Division March 4, 2015

Ben Mizer, '02, Named Acting Assistant Attorney General for the Justice Department's Civil Division
Regional LawMeets Victory Propels MLaw Transactions Team to Nationals March 4, 2015

Regional LawMeets Victory Propels MLaw Transactions Team to Nationals
Michael P. Vandenbergh Describes Need, Opportunities for Private Climate Governance March 2, 2015

Environmental Law Scholar Describes Need, Opportunities for Private Climate Governance
Professors Brand and Hudson meet Queen Elizabeth II at Magna Carta reception Feb. 27 2015

Two MLaw Professors Join Queen Elizabeth II at Magna Carta Reception
Race, Gender, Social Justice in 1L Cases Feb. 27 2015

Professors Asked to Revisit Race, Gender, Social Justice Issues Raised in 1L Classes
Venture Capital Lab Feb. 25 2015

New ZEAL Lab Teaches Law Students Venture Capital Fundamentals
Brazil Human Trafficking Clinic Feb. 24 2015

University of Michigan Law School Working with Brazil University to Create Human Trafficking Clinic
Gordon Toering Feb. 24 2015

Gordon Toering, '91: An Old Fashioned Guy
Paul M. Smith Feb. 20 2015

Attorney Predicts Legal Trends That Will Follow Same-Sex Marriage Decision
Spectrum Fellowship Feb. 13, 2015

Spectrum Fellowship Helps Make Summer Dreams a Reality
ITC Jibu Feb. 11, 2015

International Transactions Clinic Helps Jibu Test Waters of Franchise in Africa
Justice Ginsburg Feb. 6, 2015

Justice Ginsburg: "I Like to Think Most of My Dissents Will be the Law Someday"
Justice Ginsburg Feb. 3, 2015

Justice Ginsburg: A Conversation with Five Former Clerks
Justice Ginsburg Feb. 3, 2015

Adjectives: Five Former Clerks Describe Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg
Exonerations Report 2014 Jan. 27, 2015

New Report Reveals Record Number of Exonerations in 2014
MJLR Immigration Reform Symposium Jan. 27, 2015

Issues in Immigration Reform to Drive Michigan Journal of Law Reform Symposium
Ruth Bader Ginsburg Jan. 22, 2015

Justice Ginsburg to Deliver Tanner Lecture at U-M on Feb. 6
Martin Luther King Day Special Lecture Jan. 20, 2015

Checking Boxes: Prof. Martha Jones Discusses Life at the Intersection of Law and Mixed-Race Identity for MLK Day
Meet the Employers Jan. 14, 2015

Meet the Employers Previews Career Prospects for 1Ls
Five Michigan Law Students Named Dow Sustainability Fellows Jan. 16, 2015

Five Michigan Law Students Named Dow Sustainability Fellows
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