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Jan 25, 2016
Second-year student Jennifer Ellenby (center) recently received an award endowed by Dean Harold Krent (left) and his wife, Nancy, to encourage students to strive for excellence. Jennifer P. Ellenby, a second-year student at Chicago-Kent College of Law at Illinois Tech, is the recipient of the law...
Jan 20, 2016
From left: Third-year students Brian Hannon, Steve Gross and Anthony Bonagura will represent Chicago-Kent in the 2016 Professional Football Negotiation Competition. Third-year students Anthony Bonagura, Steve Gross and Brian Hannon will represent Chicago-Kent College of Law at Illinois Tech in the...
Jan 19, 2016
Alex Beehler, Peter Cheun and Alexandra McNicholas, third-year students at Chicago-Kent College of Law at Illinois Tech, will represent the law school in the ninth annual Andrews Kurth Moot Court National Championship January 28 to 30, 2016, at the University of Houston Law Center's Blakely...
Jan 14, 2016
Entries will be accepted through July 1, 2016, for the Chicago-Kent College of Law/Roy C. Palmer Civil Liberties Prize . Established in 2007 at Chicago-Kent College of Law by alumnus Roy C. Palmer and his wife, Susan M. Palmer, the prize honors a work of scholarship that explores the tension...
Jan 14, 2016
A panel of experts will address allegations of police misconduct and civil rights violations, calls for reform, and the fallout in the police department, City Hall and Springfield at Chicago-Kent's Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Forum on Civil Rights and the Chicago Police Department. The forum will be...
Jan 14, 2016
Chicago-Kent students Andrew Bisping '16, Daniel Haze '18 and Mark Reel '17 will represent the law school in the 2016 National Baseball Arbitration Competition January 20 to 22 at Tulane Law School in New Orleans. From left: Andrew Bisping '16, Daniel Haze '18 and Mark Reel '17 will represent...
Dec 15, 2015
Professor Adrian Walters , the Ralph L. Brill Professor of Law at Chicago-Kent College of Law at Illinois Tech, has been named to the International Insolvency Institute , a nonprofit organization dedicated to improving international cooperation in insolvencies and multinational business...
Dec 3, 2015
Distinguished Professor David J. Gerber , co-director of the Program in International and Comparative Law at Chicago-Kent College of Law at Illinois Tech, was elected president of the American Society of Comparative Law (ASCL) at the organization's annual meeting in October in Dallas. Professor...
Nov 19, 2015
The Future of Violence: Robots and Germs, Hackers and Drones—Confronting a New Age of Threat , by Benjamin Wittes of the Brookings Institution and Professor Gabriella Blum of Harvard Law School, has won the 2015 Chicago-Kent College of Law/Roy C. Palmer Civil Liberties Prize . The book, published...
Nov 16, 2015
Angelo Christopher and Lauren Darwit, winners of the National Moot Court Competition Region VIII tournament, will represent Chicago-Kent in the national finals February 9 to 12, 2016, in New York. Third-year students Angelo Christopher and Lauren Darwit will represent Chicago-Kent College of Law at...