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May 25, 2005

Hart, Fischer and Lind Selected for Southwestern Professorships

Southwestern Law School’s Board of Trustees has honored Danielle Kie Hart, James M. Fischer and Robert C. Lind with...

May 16, 2005

Law & Technology Experts to Bust Open the Root Causes and Remedies of Large-Scale IT Systems and Project Failures

In an era where project failures are rampant, huge and crippling, few conferences are as focused on large-scale IT systems, as...

May 03, 2005

Dennis Yokoyama Named Professor of Law at Southwestern Law School

Dennis T. Yokoyama, graduate of the University of California, Los Angeles (B.A., ’82), California State University (M.S.,...

May 03, 2005

Kenneth Williams Named Professor of Law at Southwestern Law School

Kenneth Williams, graduate of the University of San Francisco (B.A., ’83) and the University of Virginia School of Law (J.D.,...

May 02, 2005

Five Southwestern law students selected for 2005 Equal Justice Works Summer Corps Program

Five Southwestern University School of Law students will spend this summer interning with nonprofit public interest law...

April 01, 2005

2005 Adjunct Excellence in Teaching Award

Southwestern is pleased to announce that Professor Amy M. Pellman has been selected to receive the 2005 Adjunct Excellence in...

April 01, 2005

2005 Excellence in Teaching Award

Southwestern is pleased to announce that Professor J. Kelly Strader has been selected to receive the 2005 Excellence in...

March 25, 2005

International IT Law Experts to Discuss Emerging Legal Issues

Anyone involved with information technology transactions, and those who litigate, arbitrate or mediate IT-related disputes...

March 01, 2005

Justice Joyce L. Kennard speaker at Southwestern’s 90th Commencement ceremony

Southwestern is pleased to announce that that Justice Joyce L. Kennard will be the speaker at Southwestern’s 90th...

February 28, 2005

Southwestern Welcomes New Faculty for 2005-06

Beginning in the 2005-06 academic year, Southwestern’s faculty will include two new full-time members who bring expertise in...

Bryant Garth Named 10th Dean of Southwestern Law School

January 26, 2005

Bryant Garth Named 10th Dean of Southwestern Law School

Bryant G. Garth, the former Director of the American Bar Foundation (ABF) and former Dean of Indiana University School of Law,...

January 12, 2005

Leading Legal Scholars and Advocates to Discuss LGBT Civil Rights Issues at Southwestern Law School

The American public is becoming increasingly aware of issues that affect Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgendered (LGBT) people....

January 12, 2005

Leading Entertainment Execs and Attorneys to Discuss Key Legal Issues

Southwestern Law School’s Donald E. Biederman Entertainment and Media Law Institute, along with the Media Law Resource...

December 01, 2004

Southwestern Community Mourns the Loss of Professor Norman Karlin

Norman Karlin, a highly respected and beloved member of the Southwestern University School of Law faculty for nearly 35 years,...

November 08, 2004

Media Forum to Discuss Views on Keeping Confidential Sources Confidential

Should the public care if reporters go to jail for protecting confidential sources? This timely issue will be explored by some...

November 01, 2004

Southwestern Community Mourns the Loss of Professor George Zervas

Professor George J. Zervas, a thirty-year veteran of Southwestern’s full-time faculty, passed away on November 3. Professor...

October 29, 2004

Justice Kennedy Visits Southwestern Law School

On October 21 and 22, Justice Anthony M. Kennedy of the U.S. Supreme Court came to Southwestern Law School to meet with...

October 01, 2004

Southwestern Law School Completes 10-Year Restoration and Adaptation of Bullocks Wilshire

Los Angeles community to mark completion of law school campus and Bullocks Wilshire landmark restoration at gala event October...

September 01, 2004

Cahill and Schulman Elected to Board of Trustees

Michael E. Cahill, group managing director and general counsel of The TCW Group, Inc., and John A. Schulman, executive vice...

September 01, 2004

Taylor to Retire from Southwestern Law School

One of the most highly respected leaders in American legal education, Dean Leigh H. Taylor has announced he will retire from...

September 01, 2004

Buchalter, Rosenberg, Treusch 2004-05 Professors of Law Announced

Southwestern is pleased to announce that Professor Catherine L. Carpenter has been selected as the Irwin R. Buchalter Professor...

August 01, 2004

Fulbright Scholar Joins Southwestern in Fall 2004

This fall, Southwestern will be hosting Dr. Demian Zayat, a Fulbright Scholar and Genaro Carrio Fellow from Argentina. Dr....

July 01, 2004

New Full-Time Legal Writing Faculty Appointed

Southwestern is pleased to announce Professor Christine Chorba, Professor Karin J. Graver, and Professor Tracy L. Turner have...

July 01, 2004

Southwestern Welcomes Four New Full-time Faculty Members

Beginning in the 2004-05 academic year, Southwestern’s faculty will include four new full-time members who bring expertise in...

July 01, 2004

Excellence in Teaching Awards

Southwestern is pleased to announce that Professor Joerg W. Knipprath has been selected to receive the 2004 Excellence in...

June 30, 2004

Southwestern Adds New Members to Adjunct Faculty

Experts in real estate, courtroom technology, health care regulation, tax, and a broad range of media law have joined...