Monthly Archives: December 2019

UB Law Clinical Faculty Contribute to Advocates’ Guide to Tax Issues Affecting Victims of Human Trafficking

Directors of the UB School of Law’s Human Trafficking Prevention Project and Low-Income Taxpayer Clinic contributed to a publication intended to assist lawyers and advocates for survivors of human trafficking. The 28-page publication, An Advocate’s Guide to Tax Issues Affecting … Continue reading

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Trauma, Juvenile Justice, and the Myth of ‘Bad Choices’

This post is by Shannon Thomas, a student fellow in the Sayra and Neil Meyerhoff Center for Families, Children and the Courts (CFCC). A member of the Class of 2021, Thomas wrote the essay as part of her participation in … Continue reading

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UB School of Law Prof. Nienke Grossman Speaks at U.N. Panel on Selection of International Criminal Court Judges

Prof. Nienke Grossman, co-director of UB School of Law’s Center for International and Comparative Law, participated in a panel at the United Nations on ways to improve the selection of judges for the International Criminal Court (ICC). The Oct. 31 … Continue reading

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UB School of Law’s Prof. Robert Lande Honored by SPARC for Pro Bono Assistance in Antitrust Filing

SPARC, the Scholarly Publishing and Academic Resources Coalition, honored Professor Robert Lande, Venable Professor of Law at UB School of Law, for outstanding pro bono service at its Dec. 9 annual meeting. Part of SPARC’s mission is to enable open … Continue reading

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UB School of Law Community Sets New Record for Most Dollars Raised in One Day on Giving Tuesday

Another Giving Tuesday is in the books for the UB School of Law. We sincerely thank the UB Law community – alumni, faculty, staff, students and friends – who came together to set a new record for the most dollars … Continue reading

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UB Law Prof. John Bessler to Speak at Dec. 12 Bill of Rights Day Commemoration in Washington, D.C.

UB School of Law Prof. John Bessler will participate in a special Bill of Rights Day program celebrating the U.S. Bill of Rights as an inspiration to the world on Thursday, Dec. 12, at the National Archives in Washington, D.C. … Continue reading

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Entrepreneurs and Investors Visit UB School of Law Seminar to Share Insights into Start-Up Financing Process

The Transactional Skills Seminar, taught by Prof. Cassandra Jones Havard, exposes students to the world of entrepreneurial finance. Students interested in transactional law practice learn what it’s like to be a first-year associate by analyzing corporate business deals and reviewing … Continue reading

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