Georgetown Law Closed: Wednesday, March 21

The Law Center is closed today, Wednesday, March 21, 2018, due to inclement weather. All activities and services, including scheduled events (student organization meetings and events, CLE, and conferences), are canceled. On-site classes will not be held in person and will be held according to the faculty member’s instructional continuity plan. All administrative offices are closed. The food services operation, fitness center and Early Learning Center are closed. The library is closed. It is expected that only designated emergency employees will come to the Law Center to fulfill their responsibilities. All others -- including students, staff, faculty, and visitors -- are expected not come to the Law Center, which will not be staffed to support anything other than essential life safety and snow/ice clearing functions.

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Clinic Students Draft Brief for Full Fifth Circuit

Posted on February 1, 2018

In Professor Brian Wolfman’s Appellate Courts Immersion Clinic, students Caitlin Anderson (L’18), Jarrett Colby (L’18), Joyce Dela Pena (L’18) and Ian Engdahl (L’18) drafted a brief on a rehearing after Alvarez v. City of Brownsville was...

Distinguished Visitor Paul Smith, Rep. Jamie Raskin and Trent England Debate "Electoral College v. Popular Vote"

Posted on January 26, 2018

Should America change the way it elects a U.S. President? “Electoral College v. Popular Vote” — co-hosted by Georgetown Law’s Federalist Society and Students for Democratic Reform — on January 24 debated that question. U.S. Rep. Jamie...

Celebrating Georgetown Law Professor Ladislas Orsy, S.J. — at 96 Years Young

Posted on January 22, 2018

The polarities between political parties are not fundamentally different than those between Plato and Aristotle, according to Visiting Professor Ladislas (“Les”) Orsy, S.J.  One side, like Plato, dreams of a utopia with many kings — creating jobs...

Georgetown Law’s Week One: Simulations Test Students on Real-World Scenarios

Posted on January 16, 2018

“We’re poor, we don’t have much money, and resources are low,” 1L student Ellen Watlington (L’20) reported, to Chris Rea of the National Academies of Sciences, at Georgetown Law during “Week One.” “What have you seen...

Georgetown Law Professor Chris Brummer talks Fintech with PayPal CEO

Posted on January 16, 2018

Georgetown Law Professor Chris Brummer, faculty director of the Institute of International Economic Law (IIEL), sat down with PayPal CEO Daniel Schulman on Capitol Hill last month to discuss the future of digital commerce, fintech and...

Taylor Weaver (L’17): From Student Entrepreneur to Pro Bono Service

Posted on December 20, 2017

When Taylor Weaver (L’17) was taking Professor Anthony Cook’s Law and Entrepreneurship Practicum in the fall of 2016, he realized that minority college students with science and technology backgrounds (STEM) were not getting the right opportunities...

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