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Professors in the News
Jan29

Professor of Law Peter Henning was quoted in a Reuters report, "U.S. federal safety regulators seek Takata whistleblowers," published by Yahoo.com, CNBC and Automotive News, as well as other news outlets.  

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Jan28

Distinguished Professor of Law Robert Sedler was quoted in Detroit News report: "ACLU files suit against Campus Martius Park operators."

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Jan28

Professor of Law Peter Henning was quoted in Bloomberg News report: "Nomura Said to Balk at Settling Mortgage Bond Suit Filed by FHFA."

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Jan26

Distinguished Professor of Law Robert Sedler wrote a commentary, "Michigan Must Recognize "Stay Window" Marriages," published in Jurist.

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Student Trial Advocacy Program Inside Competition
January 30 2015 at 5:00 PM
Law School Building, Spencer M. Partrich Auditorium and Moot Courtroom
Student Trial Advocacy Program Inside Competition:  Second Round
Lexis Nexis 1L Brief Training
February 2 2015 at 12:15 PM
Law Classroom, 1515
1L Brief Training with Lexis.  Research tips, 400 points, food, and a chance to win 5,000 points grand prize.
Lexis Nexis 1L Brief Training
February 2 2015 at 5:00 PM
Law Classroom, 1515
1L Brief Training with Lexis.  Research tips, 400 points, food, and a chance to win 5,000 points grand prize.
Detroit Regional LGBT Chamber of Commerce Panel & Film Screening – The Economics of Marriage Equality
February 2 2015 at 6:00 PM
Law School, Spencer M. Partrich Auditorium
In celebration of Black History Month, Wayne Law's Damon J. Keith Center for Civil Rights and Detroit Regional LGBT Chamber of Commerce will host a Marriage Equality Town Hall Meeting and screening of For Faith, For Love, Forever. (Learn more about the film at www.forfaithforloveforeverthemovie.com.) Topics will include the economic impact of gay marriage, as well as issues of gay marriage in the African-American community. Panelists include: Nefertiti Strong, film director Roland Stringfellow, pastor, Metropolitan Community Church of Detroit Peter Hammer, director, Keith Center Jay Kaplan, attorney, ACLU of Michigan Jamie Hawley, chaplain, University of Michigan Health System Michelle Elizabeth Brown, author and former member, of HRC board of governors Dana Nessel, '94, co-counsel, Michigan's same-sex marriage case to the U.S. Supreme Court
WSU Pre-Law Society visit to Wayne Law
February 2 2015 at 6:00 PM
Law Classroom, 1525
Wayne Law will be hosting Wayne State's Pre-Law Society for a discussion with Dean Benson on "Why Law School?  Why Wayne."  There will also be a mock-application review with students.
Taking Detroit Global: Helping Local Entrepreneurs Expand
February 3 2015 at 12:15 PM
Law School, Damon J. Keith Center for Civil Rights
Presented by the Wayne Law Program for International Legal Studies and the Wayne Law Program for Entrepreneurship and Business Law.  A discussion with: Bridget Russo, Director of Public Relations and Marketing, Shinola Paula Levitan, Partner, Bryan Cave Moderator: Professor Greg Fox, Director of the Program for International Legal Studies and Professor of Law, Wayne State University Law School Lunch will be provided. 
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Alumni Accomplishments
Patricia Nemeth

Patricia Nemeth '90, was selected by her peers as a Leading Lawyer in labor and employment law for 2014-15. She was...

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Faculty Accomplishments
Christopher Lund

Associate Professor of Law Christopher Lund wrote an amici brief on behalf of five North American Islamic scholars. The...

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Student Accomplishments
Mahde Abdallah

Mahde Abdallah was awarded a scholarship by the Michigan Muslim Bar Association. He is a third-year...

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