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Mar 15, 2012
John Lawlis and Kyle Wallenberg, second-year IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law students, will represent the law school in the 39 th annual Giles Sutherland Rich Memorial Moot Court Competition's Midwest regional tournament March 16 to 18 in Chicago. Sponsored by the American Intellectual Property Law...
Mar 12, 2012
Bernadett Guy, Jordan Lebovitz, Tara Korthals and Erin Mayer, second-year students at IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law, will represent the law school in the seventh annual National Ethics Trial Competition, held March 15 to 17 at the Robert T. Matsui Federal Courthouse in Sacramento, Calif. Left to...
Mar 9, 2012
The Center for Open Government at IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law, the Chicago Headline Club and Citizen Advocacy Center will co-sponsor a free open government training seminar for professional and citizen journalists March 17 from noon to 2 p.m. at the law school, Room 580, 565 West Adams St. (...
Mar 7, 2012
Allison Adams, Catherine Cottle and Jason Gluskin, second-year students at IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law, will represent the law school in the National Moot Court Competition in Child Welfare and Adoption Law. The tournament will be held March 9 and 10 at Capital University Law School in Columbus...
Mar 5, 2012
The IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law team of Daniel Crone '12, Marcell Taylor '12, Jessica Velez '12, and Carlos Vera '12 has advanced to the national finals of the American Association for Justice's (AAJ) 2012 Student Trial Advocacy Competition by winning the regional tournament, held March 1 to 4...
Mar 1, 2012
John W. Rowe, chairman and chief executive officer of Exelon Corporation and chairman of the Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT) Board of Trustees, will deliver the keynote address at the second annual Great Lakes Environmental Law Symposium, co-sponsored by IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law and...
Mar 1, 2012
Social networking is no longer just a pastime. For many, it has become a way of life. With more than 1.25 billion users on the five most popular social networking sites, the need to share information on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, MySpace, Google+ and other sites has become ubiquitous, necessary,...
Feb 28, 2012
IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law successfully defended its championship in the third annual National Cultural Heritage Law Moot Court Competition. The tournament, sponsored by DePaul University College of Law and the Lawyers' Committee for Cultural Heritage Preservation, was held February 24 and 25...
Feb 28, 2012
From left, second-year IIT Chicago-Kent students Irena Kin, Sam Mustain and Emily Chase-Sosnoff will compete on one of the two teams representing the law school at the 33rd annual ABA National Appellate Advocacy Regional Competition. From left, second-year IIT Chicago-Kent students Patrick Gill,...
Feb 27, 2012
"The First Amendment v. Violent Bigotry: Navigating the Lines Between Free Speech and Hate Crimes" is the topic of a brown-bag lunch discussion and continuing legal education program presented by Michael Lieberman, Washington counsel and director of the Civil Rights Policy Planning Center of the...