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Posted on April 11, 2014
“[The law of] contracts is cannibalizing tort law, and tort law has been shredded, and they are very much interrelated,”...
Posted on April 9, 2014
Georgetown Law has long been a leader in environmental law, and this fall, the Law Center will have an LL.M....
Posted on August 9, 2013
The Association of Internet Researchers (AOIR) has honored Professor Julie E. Cohen with its 2013 AOIR Book Award for Configuring the Networked Self: Law, Code, and the Play of Everyday Practice (Yale University Press, 2012). The award celebrates...
Posted on August 6, 2013
It’s the “Cocktail Party Question” asked of every criminal lawyer: how can you represent persons who may be guilty of a crime?
Posted on August 5, 2013
Georgetown Law is launching an intensive and innovative course August 19-23, 2013, called “Demystifying Finance: A Short Course for Law Students.” The week-long class is designed as a “boot camp” to introduce upper-level students to core...
Posted on July 30, 2013
What did it look like when teams from law schools across the country joined Georgetown Law students to confront simulated catastrophes at the first-ever National Security Crisis Invitational?
Posted on July 24, 2013
Georgetown University Law Center Professor Cornelia “Nina” Pillard, nominated by President Barack Obama to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit, appeared before the U.S. Senate’s Committee on the Judiciary on July 24. Committee Chairman...
Posted on July 12, 2013
A uniform act first drafted by Professor Susan Deller Ross and her students in the International Women’s Human Rights Clinic was passed by the Uniform Law Commission on July 11 at its annual meeting.