News

Nov 15, 2010
IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law is the new headquarters of the Oyez Project ( www.oyez.org ), a multimedia archive devoted to the Supreme Court of the United States and its work. Visited more than 700,000 times in the past 30 days, the site aims to be a complete and authoritative source for all...
Nov 1, 2010
The IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law team of Jeremiah Lewellen, Julie Levinson, Joseph Carlasare and Rachel Remke has won the National Institute for Trial Advocacy's 2010 Tournament of Champions. Team member Joseph Carlasare is also the winner of the competition's best advocate award. The...
Oct 25, 2010
Alexis Crawford, a third-year student at IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law, has been selected to receive the 2010 Dolores K. Hanna Trademark Prize. The prize was established in 2006 at Chicago-Kent by the law firm of K&L Gates LLP (formerly Bell, Boyd & Lloyd LLC) to honor Dolores K. Hanna, a...
Oct 21, 2010
The Chicago-Kent Law Review and the Institute for European Tort Law (ETL), in collaboration with the European Centre of Tort and Insurance Law, will co-sponsor "Medical Malpractice and Compensation in Global Perspective," an international conference to be held December 3–4, 2010, at the Vienna...
Oct 14, 2010
The IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law chapter of the Order of the Coif will induct 28 new members November 2 during award ceremonies in the Walnut Room of the Hotel Allegro in Chicago. The Order of the Coif is a national legal honor society that recognizes superior scholarship and promotes the...
Oct 11, 2010
IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law has been invited to compete in the National Institute of Trial Advocacy's Tournament of Champions taking place October 28 to 31 at the United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania. This is the fourth consecutive year and the ninth time in the...
Oct 7, 2010
Laws, Outlaws, and Terrorists: Lessons from the War on Terrorism , by Harvard University Law professors Gabriella Blum and Philip B. Heymann, has won the 2010 IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law/Roy C. Palmer Civil Liberties Prize. The prize was established in 2007 by Chicago-Kent alumnus Roy C. Palmer...
Oct 4, 2010
Chicago-Kent College of Law has been invited to compete in the third annual National Pretrial Advocacy Competition October 8 and 9 at Stetson University College of Law's Gulfport campus in Florida. The competition, which is designed to capture the essence of the pretrial motion practice, is co-...
Sep 10, 2010
Katherine Jahnke, a 2011 J.D. candidate at IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law, has received the 2010 Lowell Jacobson Scholarship Award. The scholarship was established by the American Counsel Association in memory of Lowell H. Jacobson, a past president of the organization. Mr. Jacobson was a Cook...
Sep 10, 2010
Elizabeth K. Camille, a student at IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law, is the recipient of the 2010 SmithAmundsen Excellence in Legal Writing Award. The award is given annually to a student, selected by Chicago-Kent's legal writing faculty and law firm representatives, who has written the best first-...