David L. Shapiro, retired professor of Harvard Law School, passed away on November 19. He was 87 years old.
Professor Shapiro was well known for co-editing the leading casebook in the field of federal jurisdiction, Hart and Wechsler’s The Federal Courts and the Federal System (Foundation Press ...Continue Reading
Organized by the Department of Law at the University of Zagreb, Faculty of Economics and Business, the first Zagreb International Conference on the Law of Obligations will be held in Zagreb on Dec. 12-13. The conference is organized in cooperation with the Global Private Law SIG of the ...Continue Reading
Randy J. Maniloff of White and Williams authored an Op-Ed for the Wall Street Journal in which he discussed several notable NFL lawsuits and the complex legality that surrounds violence in sports.
The piece specifically makes reference to a recent incident during a Browns-Steelers game in Cleveland, in ...Continue Reading
On Nov. 8-9, Columbia Law School hosted the 15th Annual National Black Pre-Law Conference and Law Fair. Founded in 2005 by Evangeline M. Mitchell, the event includes a series of panels, workshops, and lectures from members of the legal community aimed at empowering aspiring black lawyers.
Marcilynn A ...Continue Reading