University of Hawai’i Mānoa professor David L. Callies was presented with William and Mary Law School’s Brigham-Kanner Property Rights Prize. The prize, awarded annually by the William & Mary Property Rights Project, is given to a scholar, practitioner, or jurist whose work affirms the fundamental importance ...Continue Reading
William R. Bay, a partner with Thompson Coburn LLP in St. Louis, was recently presented with the prestigious Spurgeon Smithson Award from the Missouri Bar Foundation. The honor is one of the top awards given by The Missouri Bar. Established in 1976, it is presented to lawyers and ...Continue Reading
The Library Company of the Baltimore Bar, led by its president, George W. Liebmann of Liebmann & Shively, has published The Maryland Constitution at 150: A Symposium and Appraisal. Mr. Liebmann authored two pieces, “George William Brown and the 1867 Convention,” and “Against a New Maryland Constitution.”
John ...Continue Reading
The Dade County Bar Association will host its Family Court Awards Luncheon on November 9 in Miami.
Two of the honorees are Burton Young of Young, Berman, Karpf & Gonzalez and Scott M. Bernstein of the Eleventh Judicial Circuit of Florida. Mr. Young will receive the Lifetime Achievement ...Continue Reading
UVA School of Law professor and Policing Principles Associate Reporter Brandon L. Garrett has written a new book titled End of Its Rope: How Killing the Death Penalty Can Revive Criminal Justice.
In the book Professor Garrett examines the causes and implications of the turnaround of death sentences ...Continue Reading