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Apr 10, 2014
The law firm of Jackson Lewis PC and the Institute for Law and the Workplace at IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law have announced the winners of the 2013–14 Louis Jackson National Student Writing Competition in Employment and Labor Law . Awards were presented to the top three entries. Christopher J...
Apr 9, 2014
Ilya Shapiro, senior fellow in constitutional studies at the Cato Institute and editor-in-chief of the Cato Supreme Court Review, will discuss issues involving America's campaign finance system at noon on April 10 at IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law. Shapiro, who has called the current system "...
Apr 4, 2014
Best-selling author Amity Shlaes will deliver a lecture titled "The Great Chicken Flap: How the Schechter Poultry Case Changed America and Showed Its Possibilities" on April 22 at 4 p.m. in IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law's Abraham Lincoln Marovitz Courtroom, 565 West Adams Street (between Clinton...
Apr 3, 2014
William A. Galston, the Ezra K. Zilkha Chair in Governance Studies at the Brookings Institution, has been named IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law's 2014 Centennial Visitor. Galston will deliver the 2014 Centennial Lecture, "Can Government Fix What's Wrong with the Economy?," at 3 p.m. on April 16 in...
Apr 3, 2014
The James J. Morici, Jr., Advocacy Corridor at IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law will be dedicated at a reception on April 8 from 5 to 7 p.m. The dedication, which will bring together Morici's family, friends, classmates and members of IIT Chicago-Kent's trial advocacy and appellate advocacy teams,...
Apr 3, 2014
Researchers at IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law will release the findings of a new study on medical apps related to diabetes on April 4 during a free, one-day conference at the law school. "Health on the Go: Medical Apps, Privacy and Liability" will be held from 8:45 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. in IIT Chicago...
Apr 2, 2014
From left, Lucas Peters '15, Michael Glink '14, Laura Henneman '15 and Valerie Raedy '14 have won the regional championship of the AAJ 2014 Student Trial Advocacy Competition and will advance to the national finals April 10 to 13 in Santa Monica, California. The IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law team...
Apr 2, 2014
Jared Bernstein, former chief economist and economic adviser to Vice President Joseph Biden, will deliver IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law's 36th annual Kenneth M. Piper Lecture . Dr. Bernstein will address the topic "The Post-Recession Economy: A Return to ... What?" The lecture, which is free and...
Mar 31, 2014
Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan will present an overview of issues related to medical applications at "Health on the Go: Medical Apps, Privacy and Liability," a one-day conference April 4 in IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law's Governor Richard B. Ogilvie Auditorium, 565 West Adams St. (between...
Mar 28, 2014
Two teams from IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law will go against teams from many of the country's top moot court programs in the 2014 Evan A. Evans Constitutional Law Moot Court Competition March 28 to 30 at the University of Wisconsin Law School in Madison. Second-year students Michael Albert (left...