News

Oct 28, 2011
From left, Bernadett Guy, Jack Bentley and Jennifer Rexroat Lavin will represent IIT Chicago-Kent at the inaugural Judge Paul Joseph Kelly, Jr., Invitational Trial Competition. The IIT Chicago-Kent team of Jack Bentley, Bernadett Guy and Jennifer Rexroat Lavin will compete in the inaugural Judge...
Oct 21, 2011
Professor Edward Kraus Edward Kraus , associate professor of clinical practice at IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law, has been appointed by Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Kathleen Sebelius to serve on the Advisory Commission on Childhood Vaccines. Professor Kraus' three-year term begins...
Oct 21, 2011
Third-year IIT Chicago-Kent student Caroline Teichner is the recipient of the 2011 Dolores K. Hanna Trademark Prize. Caroline Teichner, a third-year student at IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law, has been selected to receive the 2011 Dolores K. Hanna Trademark Prize. The prize was established at the...
Oct 20, 2011
The IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law chapter of the Order of the Coif will induct 34 new members November 11 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 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...