Eighth Annual Patent Law and Policy Conference Features Judges, Leading Experts

Posted on December 19, 2016

As Michelle K. Lee — undersecretary of commerce for intellectual property and director of the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) — tells the story, when President Barack Obama moved into the Oval Office in 2009,...

Georgetown Law Celebrates New Institute for Technology Law & Policy, Technology Review

Posted on December 16, 2016

“Technology is transforming the legal profession in every way…” said Georgetown Law Dean William M. Treanor, speaking at a recent event celebrating the launch of the new Institute for Technology Law & Policy and the first...

Celebrating LL.M. Students at Georgetown Law

Posted on December 9, 2016

Elisabeth Resch (LL.M.’17), who hails from Austria, and Bianca McDonnell (LL.M.’17), who hails from Australia, discovered upon meeting at Georgetown Law that they were both in the International Legal Studies program, and that they had both...

National Bank Charters Will Be Available for Fintech Companies, Comptroller of the Currency Says at IIEL Event

Posted on December 9, 2016

The Office of the Comptroller (OCC) will move forward with plans to make special-purpose national charters available to financial technology companies offering bank products and services, Comptroller of the Currency Thomas J. Curry announced at the...

2016 and Beyond: Georgetown Law Authors Survey the Legal Landscape

Posted on December 1, 2016

Want a personal glimpse into the life of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg? Ask Adjunct Professor Mary Hartnett, one of the justice’s authorized biographers. Looking to explore health law in 2016-2017? Ask Professor Larry Gostin, who...

Georgetown Law Presents..."The Night Of"

Posted on November 15, 2016

Georgetown Law professors are of course the experts when it comes to discussing the presumption of innocence, prosecutorial ethics, reasonable doubt and more. But they got some able assistance from the entertainment world on Thursday, November...