Georgetown Law Journal Welcomes Justice Ginsburg to 2016 Annual Banquet

Posted on May 13, 2016

More than 200 guests showed up for the Georgetown Law Journal’s 2016 Alumni Banquet on May 19 — where Georgetown Law Dean William M. Treanor, 2015 Editor-in-Chief Noah Gimbel (F’10, L’16) and 2016 Editor-in-Chief Peter Baumann...

Supreme Court Institute and Three Justices Honor Deputy SG Michael Dreeben

Posted on May 4, 2016

Students studying for exams in the Wolff Library were delighted to look up from their books and see Supreme Court Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Stephen Breyer, Elena Kagan, and other distinguished guests gathering in Hotung Lobby...

2016 Iron Tech Lawyer: Linking Technology, Access to Justice

Posted on April 29, 2016

At Georgetown Law’s Iron Tech Lawyer Competition on April 27, eight student teams unveiled eight new legal expert systems developed in their Technology, Innovation and Access to the Civil Justice System class. Students worked with legal...

2016 Dash Conference: Protecting the World’s Children

Posted on April 21, 2016

The 2016 Samuel Dash Conference on Human Rights on April 11 focused on protecting the fundamental rights of the youngest and most vulnerable members of society: the world’s children. The event began by examining access to...

“Color of Surveillance” Conference Explores Racial Bias of Government Monitoring

Posted on April 13, 2016

What is the Color of Surveillance? To some, it’s a “racial gaze,” a system that demands a submissive response from those persons being watched. It’s present in schools, where children are looked on with suspicion just...

Professor J. Peter Byrne Installed as John Hampton Baumgartner Chair

Posted on April 6, 2016

The installation of Georgetown Law Professor J. Peter Byrne as the inaugural John Hampton Baumgartner Jr. Chair in Real Property Law on April 4 not only celebrated Byrne’s distinguished career in land use and historic preservation...