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Oct 19, 2011
Third-year students Kate Goyert (left) and Katie Cisneros will represent Chicago-Kent at the 30th annual Moot Court Competition in Information Technology and Privacy Law. Katie Cisneros and Kate Goyert, third-year students at IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law, will represent the law school in the...
Oct 13, 2011
U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin G. Scalia will speak at Chicago-Kent on October 18, 2011. Photo courtesy of the Collection of the Supreme Court of the United States. Antonin G. Scalia, associate justice of the Supreme Court of the United States, will deliver the keynote address at an October 18...
Oct 12, 2011
Thomas A. Demetrio '73, a nationally acclaimed trial lawyer, has been appointed chairman of the Board of Overseers of IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law. Demetrio succeeds John R. Schmidt of Mayer Brown. Thomas A. Demetrio '73, a nationally acclaimed trial lawyer, has been appointed chairman of the...
Oct 4, 2011
Outsourcing War and Peace: Preserving Public Values in a World of Privatized Foreign Affairs , by George Washington University Law School professor Laura A. Dickinson, has won the 2011 IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law/Roy C. Palmer Civil Liberties Prize. The prize was established in 2007 by IIT...
Oct 3, 2011
Chicago-Kent's 2011 Tournament of Champions team, from left: Brandi Archer, Lindsay Gephardt, Rachel Remke and Joseph Carlasare IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law will defend its national title at the 2011 National Institute for Trial Advocacy's Tournament of Champions taking place October 27 to 30 at...
Oct 3, 2011
Chicago-Kent's 2011 National Pretrial Advocacy Competition team, from left: Jordan Lebovitz, Tara Korthals, Justin Haber and Edwin Johnson IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law has been invited to compete in the fourth annual National Pretrial Advocacy Competition October 13 to 16 at Stetson University...
Oct 3, 2011
Chicago-Kent's 2011 Lone Star Classic team, from left: Carlos Vera, Daniel Crone, Candace Hansford, and Nicholas Economakos IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law is one of 16 ABA-accredited law schools invited to compete in the 2011 Lone Star Classic held October 13 to 15 at St. Mary's University School...
Sep 23, 2011
From left: Larry Schechtman '83, managing partner of SmithAmundsen LLC; student Anne Marfisi '13; and Dean Harold J. Krent. IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law student Anne Marfisi is the recipient of the 2011 SmithAmundsen Excellence in Legal Writing Award. The award is given annually to an IIT...
Sep 19, 2011
The IIT Chicago-Kent community mourns the recent death of former United States senator Charles H. Percy, who attended Chicago-Kent earlier in his career and received an honorary degree from our law school in 2001. Born in 1919, Mr. Percy studied law at Chicago-Kent after graduating from the...
Sep 12, 2011
United States Supreme Court Justice Stephen G. Breyer will speak at the inaugural program of IIT Chicago-Kent's Institute on the Supreme Court of the United States (ISCOTUS). Justice Breyer will address an invitation-only audience on September 12 at 3:30 p.m. in the law school's Governor Richard B...