News

Mar 29, 2011
The Oyez Project has joined with IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law to launch OyezToday , a new iPhone app full of information and media related to the current U.S. Supreme Court docket. OyezToday is free and available through the App Store . iPad and Android phone versions will soon follow. OyezToday...
Mar 7, 2011
From left: The Chicago-Kent team of (from left) Bryan Bienias, Caitlyn Jones and Stephen Gardner, winners of the 2011 National Cultural Heritage Law Moot Court Competition The IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law team of Bryan Bienias, Stephen Gardner and Caitlyn Jones has won the 2nd annual National...
Mar 1, 2011
Two teams from IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law will compete in the Midwest regional tournament of the American Association for Justice's (AAJ) Student Trial Advocacy Competition. Chicago-Kent will compete against teams from nine law schools from Illinois and Indiana March 3 to 6 in Indianapolis...
Feb 25, 2011
Illinois civil unions, the "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" prohibition on gays serving openly in the military, and bullying of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) students are among the topics to be discussed at the first annual LGBT Civil Rights Conference March 5 at IIT Chicago-Kent College of...
Feb 25, 2011
Illinois civil unions, the "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" prohibition on gays serving openly in the military, and bullying of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) students are among the topics to be discussed at the first annual LGBT Civil Rights Conference March 5 at IIT Chicago-Kent College of...
Feb 24, 2011
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Region 5 Administrator Susan Hedman Susan Hedman, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Region 5 administrator, will deliver the keynote address at "Challenges Facing the Chicago Area Waterway System," a Great Lakes Environmental Law Symposium co-sponsored...
Feb 23, 2011
The Center for Access to Justice & Technology (CAJT) at IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law, in partnership with the Center for Computer-Assisted Legal Instruction (CALI), has released Access to Justice AuthorTM 4.0, an upgrade of the popular legal software used by those who assist low-income...
Feb 22, 2011
Entries will be accepted through July 1, 2011, for the IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law/Roy C. Palmer Civil Liberties Prize. Established in 2007 at IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law by alumnus Roy C. Palmer and his wife, Susan M. Palmer, the prize honors a work of scholarship that explores the tension...
Feb 21, 2011
The IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law team of Onika Angus, Adella Deacon, Janelle Fairchild and Marcell Taylor has won the Midwest regional championship and has advanced to the national finals of the National Black Law Students Association's (NBLSA) Thurgood Marshall Mock Trial Competition. Team...
Feb 15, 2011
The IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law team of Rachel Remke '12 and Ryan Nolte '11 has advanced to the final rounds of the National Trial Competition (NTC), the premier trial advocacy tournament in the nation. Chicago-Kent, one of the top two teams in the NTC Region 8 tournament held February 10 to 12...