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Professors in the News

Professor of Law Laura Bartell was quoted in a Michigan Radio report titled "Now it's up to Lansing to make Detroit's 'grand bargain' work."

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Professor of Law Laura Bartell was quoted in a Detroit Free Press article titled "Detroit pension leaders, city reach landmark deal on retiree cuts."

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Professor of Law Laura Bartell was quoted in a Reuters news story printed in the Chicago Tribune titled "Detroit pension deal approved by one retirement system."

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Director of the Transnational Environmental Law Clinic; Assistant (Clinical) Professor Nick Schroeck was interviewed on "The Craig Fahle Show" on WDET radio for a report titled "The Environmental Impact of I-94 Expansion."

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Calendar of Events

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Mac Shack food truck
April 17 2014 at 4:30 PM
Wayne Law parking lot
The Mac Shack food truck will be in the Law School front parking lot. The Mac Shack is known for variations of macaroni and cheese. Details: www.macshackmichigan.com
Cap and gown pick up
April 22 2014 at 12:00 PM
Atrium outside Wayne Law’s Spencer M. Partrich Auditorium
Wayne Law students who ordered Commencement caps and gowns in March can pick up their orders. Pick up your cap and gown at the Barnes and Noble Bookstore table. Complete the employment survey at the Career Services table. Join the alumni association at the Alumni Relations table.
American Democracy and the Rule of Law: Why Every Vote Matters
May 1 2014 at 11:00 AM
Theodore Levin U.S. Courthouse
This special free event to mark Law Day 2014 will feature a panel disucssion at 12:30 p.m. in Courtroom 100 on historical and current issues regarding voting and the election process. Special guests will be Wayne Law Dean Jocelyn Benson, an expert on election law, and Michigan Director of Elections Chris Thomas. Tours of the courthouse will take place, and free hot dogs, chips and cookies will be on hand. Michigan voter registration will take place, and displays and handouts from many federal agencies will be available, as will a free "Ask the Lawyer" program. Cellphones are not allowed in the courthouse, and participants must bring photo ID.  The event is sponsored by U.S. District Court, the Federal Bar Association's Eastern District of Michigan Chapter and the Wolverine Bar Association.
Mock Trial (STAP) Tryouts
May 3 2014 at 9:00 AM
Law School Building, Moot Courtroom
Mock Trial (STAP) Tryouts Please register via Mock Trial TWEN page.
Moot Court - Alternate Date - Tryouts
May 3 2014 at 10:00 AM
Law School Building, Spencer M. Partrich Auditorium
Moot Court - Alternate Date - Tryouts
Detroit Public Schools Middle and High School Mock Trial Tournaments
May 6 2014 at 9:00 AM
Law School, Spencer M. Partrich Auditorium
Wayne Law hosts this annual mock trial tournament between DPS middle and high school students.
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Alumni Accomplishments
Thomas Cameron

Thomas Cameron '96, was appointed to the Third Circuit Court in Detroit by Gov. Rick Snyder. Cameron is the Criminal...

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Faculty Accomplishments
Paul Dubinsky

Director of Graduate Studies; Associate Professor of Law Paul Dubinsky and Professors Gregory Fox and Brad Roth prepared and presented "Treaties as...

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Student Accomplishments
Eric Shovein

Eric Shovein has been selected as a 2014 Presidential Management Fellowship finalist.  The fellowship...

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