Hamburg, Shalala, Glickman, Angell Headline Food Law Conference

Posted on May 12, 2016

Former FDA Commissioner Margaret Hamburg, Clinton Foundation President and former U.S. Secretary of Health Donna E. Shalala, and former U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Dan Glickman headline a unique conference focused on food issues, “Vote Food 2016:...

Selling Hope, Selling Risk: New Book by Professor Donald Langevoort Explores Corporations, Wall Street, and the Dilemmas of Investor Protection

Posted on May 12, 2016

In the midst of globalization, technological change, and economic anxiety, we have deep doubts about how well the task of investor protection is being performed. In the United States, the focus is on the Securities &...

Georgetown Law, Baker & McKenzie Establish Leonard B. Terr Memorial Scholarship

Posted on May 9, 2016

Georgetown Law, the law firm of Baker & McKenzie, and family and friends of the late Leonard B. Terr have established a $1 million scholarship to assist students in the graduate tax program. Terr, a Baker...

2016 Iron Tech Lawyer Competition

Posted on April 25, 2016

WHAT:Georgetown Law Iron Tech Lawyer: Access to Justice Edition: Iron Tech Lawyer is a competition held at Georgetown Law. Student teams present apps built in our “Technology, Innovation and Access to the Civil Justice System” class,...

Voting Rights Institute Asks Department of Justice to Investigate Daphne, Ala. for Possible Voting Rights Violations

Posted on April 14, 2016

The Voting Rights Institute today called on the U.S. Department of Justice to investigate the Daphne, Alabama, City Council’s March 21 decision to reduce the number of polling places in the city from five to two....

Report by Georgetown Center on Poverty and Inequality: Lessons Learned From 40 Years of Subsidized Employment Programs

Posted on April 13, 2016

 The Georgetown Center on Poverty and Inequality has released a new report, “Lessons Learned From 40 Years of Subsidized Employment Programs.” The report examines what works in subsidized jobs programs, finding these programs to be cost-effective ways...