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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...
Oct 3, 2014
Maurice Adams, Professor of General Jurisdiction, Vfund Professor of Democratic Governance and Rule of Law, and Vice Dean Education at Tilburg Law School in the Netherlands, will deliver the 2014 Henry C. Morris Lecture in International and Comparative Law at noon on Tuesday, October 28, in IIT...
Oct 1, 2014
Jaclyn Kostich and Briana Mayes will represent IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law at the 2014 Thomas Tang National Moot Court Competition regional tournament October 24 and 25 in Chicago. The winning team will join the first-place teams from four other regions at the national finals November 6 to 9 in...
Sep 24, 2014
The Honorable James F. Holderman, senior judge of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois, will deliver the luncheon keynote address at IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law's conference "Juries and Lay Participation: American Perspectives and Global Trends" on October 10. The one-...
Sep 22, 2014
Logo for the the Anti-Money Laundering Association (AMLA) IIT Chicago-Kent's Institute for Compliance in Financial Markets and the Anti-Money Laundering Association (AMLA) will host the 4th annual Bank Secrecy Act/Anti-Money Laundering Conference on October 3 from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Chicago-...
Sep 17, 2014
The most recent issue of the Seventh Circuit Review is now available online at www.kentlaw.iit.edu/7cr . Articles in this issue analyze recent decisions of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit dealing with civil procedure, constitutional law, criminal law and employment law. Each...
Sep 15, 2014
Jared M. Reynolds, a third-year student at IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law, won Race Judicata® 2014 on September 4. The 5K Run/Walk benefits Chicago Volunteer Legal Services Foundation, an organization of more than 3,000 attorneys who donate legal services to thousands of low-income Chicagoans...
Sep 9, 2014
IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law will celebrate Constitution Day on September 15 with a panel discussion on "The Press, The Supreme Court, and the Constitution." The program will be held from 4 to 5 p.m. in the law school's Judge Abraham Lincoln Marovitz Courtroom, 565 West Adams Street (between...