Monthly Archives: May 2017

Tiefer discusses Michael Flynn, Trump-Russia investigations

Professor Charles Tiefer, former general counsel (acting) of the U.S. House of Representatives and the Senate, was interviewed by VICE News for a May 18 article on former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn’s refusal to comply with a subpoena from … Continue reading

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Veterans’ legal assistance conference scheduled for June 2

The 9th Annual Veterans’ Legal Assistance Conference & Training – “Servicemember to Civilian: Understanding Veterans’ Needs After Service” — will be held Friday, June 2 at UB’s John and Frances Angelos Law Center (1401 N. Charles St., Baltimore 21201). The … Continue reading

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In commencement speech, Barbera emphasizes power of words

In her keynote address at the law school’s 90th commencement ceremony, Maryland Court of Appeals Chief Judge Mary Ellen Barbera encouraged the graduates to make sure their words are clear and meaningful. “As you become more and more fluent in … Continue reading

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12 alums are among 2017 ‘Leadership in Law’ honorees

Twelve UB law alums were among the honorees at The Daily Record‘s Leadership in Law event, held May 11 at the BWI Hilton: Peter Angelos, LL.B. ’61 (Law Office of Peter G. Angelos) — 2017 Lifetime Achievement honoree The Hon. … Continue reading

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Fannie Angelos Program founders accept ABA diversity award

Professors F. Michael Higginbotham and Michael I. Meyerson, founders of the UB School of Law’s Fannie Angelos Program for Academic Excellence, accepted the Diversity Leadership Award from the American Bar Association on May 3 at the ABA Section of Litigation’s annual conference … Continue reading

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Babb named director of new Certificate in Family Law program

Professor Barbara Babb has been named director of the nation’s first Post-J.D. Certificate in Family Law, UB School of Law Dean Ronald Weich announced Thursday. The new program, which begins in the fall, is designed to meet a critical need for an … Continue reading

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McClean article focuses on the plight of ‘bad paper’ veterans

Professor Hugh McClean, director of the UB School of Law’s Bob Parsons Veterans Advocacy Clinic, co-wrote an article that appeared in the April 17, 2017, issue of the MSBA Bar Bulletin. In “Leaving Other Than Honorable Soldiers Behind,” McClean, with co-author … Continue reading

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