Press Releases

Nov 9, 2012
Two teams from IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law will participate in the Chicago Bar Association Young Lawyers Division's 30th annual Moot Court Competition November 15 to 17 at the Everett McKinley Dirksen U.S. Courthouse in Chicago. Third-year students John Darragh and Anne Schmidlin are on the...
Nov 8, 2012
IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law third-year students Katerina Alexopoulos, Amanda Bielinski, Edwin Johnson and Betsy Schulzetenberg will represent the law school at the ninth annual Buffalo-Niagara National Mock Trial Competition November 9-12. The prestigious invitational tournament, featuring...
Nov 8, 2012
IIT Chicago-Kent Professor Ronald W. Staudt was elected president of the College of Law Practice Management (COLPM) at the organization's futures conference and annual meeting October 25–27 in Washington, D.C. Professor Ronald W. Staudt The College of Law Practice Management was established in 1994...
Nov 6, 2012
Professor David J. Gerber , IIT Chicago-Kent distinguished professor and co-director of the program in international and comparative law, was elected vice president of the American Society of Comparative Law (ASCL) at the organization's annual meeting October 4–7 at the University of Iowa Law...
Nov 1, 2012
Two teams from IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law will compete in the 2012 National Moot Court Competition sponsored by the Appellate Lawyers Association November 2 and 3 in Chicago. Third-year students Max Barack, Ramsin Canon and Amir Missaghi are the members of one team. The second team comprises...
Nov 1, 2012
Students in Professor Ronald W. Staudt's Justice & Technology Practicum at IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law meet every Thursday to discuss the intersection of law and technology and its impact on the practice of law in the not so distant future. They learn how to use software tools that will...
Oct 30, 2012
The IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law chapter of the Order of the Coif will induct 29 new members October 30 during award ceremonies in the Walnut Room of the Hotel Allegro in Chicago. The Order of the Coif is a national legal honor society that recognizes superior scholarship and promotes the...
Oct 15, 2012
Second-year students Justin Cabuhat and Aileen Cordero will represent IIT Chicago-Kent in the 2012 Thomas Tang International Moot Court Competition regional tournament at Florida Coastal Law School in Jacksonville October 19 and 20. Second-year students Aileen Cordero (left) and Justin Cabuhat will...
Oct 15, 2012
The Intellectual Property Law Society (IPLS) at IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law will present "Patent Wars Strike Back! Apple v. Samsung : The Rise and Wrath of Design Patents." Attorney Christopher V. Carani of McAndrews, Held & Malloy Ltd. will be the guest speaker. The program will be held...
Oct 12, 2012
IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law has been invited to compete in the fifth annual National Pretrial Advocacy Competition October 11 through 14 at Stetson University College of Law's Gulfport campus in Florida. The competition, which is designed to capture the essence of pretrial motion practice, is...