Category Archives: School of Law

What's Up in Lexington/Rockbridge, A 40th to Remember

WLSO SYMPOSIUM

Here's the next installment of our roundup of events in the Lexington and Rockbridge area, compiled by 3L Hannah Shtein. Just read it! Tons of good stuff to do!

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David Westin to Deliver Lewis F. Powell Jr. Lecture

David Westin

David Westin, former president of ABC News and a clerk to U.S. Supreme Court Justice Lewis Powell, will speak on "Citizen Lewis Powell" for the thirteenth annual Lewis F. Powell Jr. Lecture.

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W&L's Drumbl on CNN.com: "The Truth About Child Soldiers"

Mark Drumbl, Washington and Lee University School of Law

Mark Drumbl, the Class of 1975 Alumni Professor and director of the Transnational Law Institute at the Washington and Lee University School of Law, published a March 19 opinion piece, "The Truth About Child Soliders," on cnn.com.

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W&L BLSA Mock Trial Team Wins National Championship

Imani Hutty ‘15L, Ryan Redd ‘15L, Cristina Sacco ‘15L, Emelia Hall-Tuisawau ‘16L

The Black Law Students Association mock trial team from the Washington and Lee University School of Law won the national championship this past weekend at the 2015 National Black Law Students Association Thurgood Marshall Mock Trial Competition.

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Judge James E. Baker to Give Talk on Intelligence, Law and Ethics at W&L

James E. Baker

James E. Baker, chief judge of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces, will give a talk at Washington and Lee University at 4 p.m. on March 31. The talk will take place in Classroom A at W&L's School of Law.

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W&L Law Professor Christopher Bruner Named to Bain Family Professorship

Prof. Christopher Bruner

Christopher Bruner, professor of law at Washington and Lee University School of Law, has been named as the inaugural holder of the William Donald Bain Family Professorship of Corporate Law.

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Washington and Lee School of Law Celebrates 40 years of Women Graduates

Lara Gass '14L

Washington and Lee University School of Law, in conjunction with the Women Law Students Organization, is proud to announce the 1st Annual Lara D. Gass Women in the Law Symposium.

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Annual Tucker Lecture to Explore Magna Carta’s Impact on U.S Constitutional Law

Prof. A.E. Dick Howard

For the annual Tucker Lecture, Professor A.E. Dick Howard will explain why Americans should care about a bargain struck in medieval times between a king and his barons.

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Wall Street Journal Cites Law Professor’s Work on Dispute Resolution Controversy

Prof. Susan Franck

The debate over President Obama’s trade ambitions in the Pacific centers on investment-treaty dispute resolution, a core area of research for Washington and Lee law professor Susan Franck.

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Jon Caulder ’15L Wins ABA Antitrust Writing Competition

Jon Caulder '15L

Jon Caulder '15L won the 2015 ABA Section of Antitrust Law Student Writing Competition for his note examining the recent circuit court split regarding how borrowers can validly exercise their right of rescission under the Truth in Lending Act

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