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:...

Eric Rosenthal

2016 Georgetown Law Commencement Ceremony

Posted on May 13, 2016

WHOEric D. Rosenthal (L’92), Commencement speaker and Honorary Degree recipientZhang Yuejiao (LL.M.’83), Honorary Degree recipient WHENSunday, May 22, 20162:00 p.m. WHEREGeorgetown University Main CampusHealy Lawn 37th and O Streets, NWWashington, D.C. 20057(Rain Site: McDonough Arena on Main Campus)Live webcast: http://www.ustream.tv/GeorgetownLive NOTEGeorgetown Law alumni...

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...

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...