Press Releases

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...
Oct 10, 2012
Allison Adams, Catherine Cottle and Jason Gluskin, third-year students at IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law, will represent the law school in the Moot Court Competition in Information Technology and Privacy Law, which will be held October 24 to 27 at John Marshall Law School in Chicago. From left,...
Oct 4, 2012
Gershom Gorenberg, historian, author, blogger and senior correspondent for The American Prospect, will speak at IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law on October 16 at 4 p.m. Gorenberg will address the topic "How It Broke, How to Fix It: The Crisis of Israeli Democracy and What to Do About It." The...
Oct 3, 2012
The Jury Center at IIT Chicago-Kent has been renamed in honor of retired U.S. Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens. The announcement was made today at "An Afternoon with Justice John Paul Stevens," a program during which the retired justice addressed an invitation-only audience at the law school...
Oct 2, 2012
Laura LaRue, through her attorney, Professor Edward Kraus of the IIT Chicago-Kent Law Offices, has reached a settlement with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services regarding her petition for compensation for the life-threatening neurological illness she experienced after receiving a...
Oct 1, 2012
Bernadett Guy '13, Tara Korthals '13, Erin Mayer '13 and Valerie Raedy '14 will represent IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law in the 2012 National Institute for Trial Advocacy's Tournament of Champions October 24 to 28 in Chicago. IIT Chicago-Kent will also host the competition, which will be held at...
Sep 25, 2012
"Location, location, location…" It's not just the first rule of real estate. Businesses and governments can use smartphones and other location tracking technologies to follow individuals' activities and whereabouts—at home, at work and beyond. As one data analyst remarked, "We can determine where...
Sep 21, 2012
The Honorable John Paul Stevens, retired justice of the Supreme Court of the United States, will address an invitation-only audience at IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law on October 3 at 1:30 p.m. in the Governor Richard B. Ogilvie Auditorium, 565 West Adams (between Clinton and Jefferson streets) in...