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Oct 30, 2014
The IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law team of Amany Awad '15, Kelly O'Neill '15 and Arlo Walsman '15 won the championship and the award for best petitioner's brief in the 33rd annual John Marshall Law School International Moot Court Competition in Information Technology and Privacy Law October 23 to...
Oct 29, 2014
A2J Author® software—developed by IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law and CALI®, the Center for Computer-Assisted Legal Instruction —has advanced to the final round of the international Hague Institute for the Internationalisation of Law (HiiL) 2014 Innovating Justice Awards. A2J Author finished in the...
Oct 29, 2014
IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law is one of 10 law schools—and the only Illinois law school—recognized for its ongoing support of the National Black Pre-Law Conference and Law Fair. The Diversity Champion Award was presented during the 10th anniversary of the conference October 24 to 25 in Houston,...
Oct 10, 2014
The IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law chapter of the Order of the Coif will induct 30 new members October 31 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 10, 2014
This event will be live streamed via YouTube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cwmNip_Ua_Y "The Civil Rights Act @ 50: The Pioneering Role of Flight Attendants in Fighting Sex Discrimination," a multimedia exploration of the critical role flight attendants played in the enforcement of Title VII's...
Oct 9, 2014
IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law students Amany Awad '15, Kelly O'Neill '15 and Arlo Walsman '15 will represent the law school in the International Moot Court Competition in Information Technology and Privacy Law, which will be held October 23 to 25 at John Marshall Law School in Chicago. Students...
Oct 8, 2014
IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law will compete in the 2014 National Institute for Trial Advocacy's Tournament of Champions October 14 to 20 at Baylor Law School in Waco, Texas. Third-year students (from left) Matthew McCarter, Emily Schroeder, Judy Shammo and Lucas Peters will represent IIT Chicago-...
Oct 8, 2014
Ana Montelongo, Joshua Rehak, Nicolette Ward and Michael Zhang will represent IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law in the seventh annual National Pretrial Competition October 16 through 19 at Stetson University College of Law's Gulfport campus in Florida. The competition, which is designed to capture...
Oct 7, 2014
October 15 is the deadline for proposals from law school faculty interested in participating in the second phase of the Access to Justice Clinical Course Project (A2J Author Course Project), an innovative nationwide clinical course initiative aimed at lowering barriers to justice for self-...
Oct 6, 2014
Reclaiming Accountability: Transparency, Executive Power, and the U.S. Constitution , by University of Minnesota Law School professor Heidi Kitrosser, has won the 2014 IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law/Roy C. Palmer Civil Liberties Prize . The prize was established in 2007 by IIT Chicago-Kent alumnus...