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Prof. John Bessler’s newest book garners first-place award

Professor John Bessler‘s most recent book, The Birth of American Law: An Italian Philosopher and the American Revolution (Carolina Academic Press, 2014), has been awarded first prize in the AAIS Book Award competition (in the 18th/19th century category). The award … Continue reading

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UB’s BLSA is runner-up for best chapter in nation, after Harvard

Professor Odeana Neal sends excellent news: In addition to the Black Law Students Association’s being named the most outstanding student organization of the law school for the third year in a row (co-awarded with EASL this year), and after being … Continue reading

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Alumna Fannie Angelos dies at 88, was champion of diversity

Alumna Fannie Angelos, LL.B. ’51, died April 9 at Johns Hopkins Hospital from complications of myelodysplastic syndrome, The Baltimore Sun reported Sunday. She was 88. Angelos practiced law in the Law Offices of Peter G. Angelos, her brother, also a graduate … Continue reading

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UB’s Judicial Clerkship Institute prepares students for judicial placements

About 80 students attended the Law Career Development Office’s 2015 Judicial Clerkship Institute, which is designed to prepare both students who will become judicial law clerks after graduation and others, such as 1Ls with EXPLOR placements, who will intern for … Continue reading

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Professor Dolin gives congressional testimony

On Thursday, April 16, Professor Gregory Dolin testified in front of the House Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, and the Internet. A video of the testimony is available on YouTube (Professor Dolin’s testimony begins around the 14-minute mark). Congratulations!

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Constitutional law scholar Akhil Reed Amar gives public lecture at University of Baltimore School of Law

During the week marking the 150th anniversary of President Abraham Lincoln’s assassination, the nation’s 16th president was a focus of Yale Law Professor Akhil Reed Amar’s lecture at the University of Baltimore School of Law on April 16. The lecture … Continue reading

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UB’s Law Career Development Office honored by the Pro Bono Resource Center of Maryland

We are pleased to announce that UB’s Law Career Development Office has been selected as the recipient of the 2015 Non-Legal/Organizational Involvement Pro Bono Service Award from the Pro Bono Resource Center of Maryland. Representatives from the LCDO will receive … Continue reading

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