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Professors in the News
Feb4

Associate Vice President for Academic Personnel Stephen Calkins spoke with Bloomberg Law hosts June Grasso and Michael Best about a suit against Dish Network for allowing their contractors to violate do-not-call laws by placing millions of robocalls to consumers.

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Feb4

Professor of Law John Mogk was quoted by The Guardian for its report, "Corporate America's Detroit love affair."

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Feb3

Director of the Transnational Environmental Law Clinic; Assistant (Clinical) Professor Nick Schroeck spoke with Stephen Henderson, host of WDET's program Detroit Today, for a report titled, "Living with pollution in southwest Detroit."

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Feb2

Chair, Levin Center at Wayne Law; Distinguished Legislator in Residence Carl Levin was quoted by The Detroit Free Press for its report, "Detroit PAL to use artificial turf at stadium site."

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Wayne Law Homeless Not Helpless Water Drive for Flint
February 8 2016 at 12:00 PM
Wayne State University Law School
Wayne Law's Homeless Not Helpless student organization will have a water drive for homeless people in Flint. The group will be handing out candy and Bloomberg Law Post-It highlighters while collecting bottled water, disposable body wipes and money, which will used to buy additional water. The student group is working with the following partners on this drive: Greater Detroit Coalition, Horatio Williams Foundation, Ford Foundation and Bloomberg Law. Every case of water and disposable wipes donated during Homeless Not Helpless' water drive will be matched by the partners. As of Thursday, Feb. 4, 260 cases of water had been collected. The goal is 500 cases.
Wayne Law Homeless Not Helpless Water Drive for Flint
February 8 2016 at 5:00 PM
Wayne State University Law School
Wayne Law's Homeless Not Helpless student organization will have a water drive for homeless people in Flint. The group will be handing out candy and Bloomberg Law Post-It highlighters while collecting bottled water, disposable body wipes and money, which will used to buy additional water. The student group is working with the following partners on this drive: Greater Detroit Coalition, Horatio Williams Foundation, Ford Foundation and Bloomberg Law. Every case of water and disposable wipes donated during Homeless Not Helpless' water drive will be matched by the partners. As of Thursday, Feb. 4, 260 cases of water had been collected. The goal is 500 cases.
Student Board of Governors - General Meeting
February 8 2016 at 8:30 PM
Law School Building
General meeting for Student Board of Governors.
Michigan Court of Appeals Oral Arguments and Reception
February 9 2016 at 9:00 AM
Wayne State University Law School,
The Michigan Court of Appeals will conduct oral arguments in the Spencer M. Partrich Auditorium beginning at 10 a.m.   All students are welcome and encouraged to attend. Preceding the oral arguments, Wayne Law students are invited to attend a 9 a.m. reception with judges from the Michigan Court of Appeals.   Registration is required to attend the reception and is limited to the first 30 students to respond.   To register, students can visit their Symplicity account and click the events tab. 
July Bar Exam Preparation Information Session
February 9 2016 at 12:00 PM
471 W. Palmer, Detroit, MI 48202
Representatives from Barbri, Kaplan, Themis, and JD Advising LLC will speak tostudents about preparing for the July Bar Exam, their program offerings, and studytips. We are offering two sessions, one from 12pm-1pm and another from 5pm-6pm.
Kicking the ACA "Habit": Free Exercise, RFRA, and the Little Sisters of the Poor
February 9 2016 at 12:15 PM
471 W. Palmer, Detroit MI, 48202
Wayne Law's Federalist Society presents a discussion of the Supreme Court granting certification in seven cases involving religious nonprofits that are challenging the Affordable Care Act's contraception mandate under the Religious Freedom Restoration Act. Featured will be Professor Scott Gaylord of Elon School of Law. Post-speech commentary will be by Wayne Law Associate Professor Christopher Lund. Lunch provided.
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Alumni Accomplishments
Stuart Sherr

Stuart Sherr '81, former Mayor Pro Tem, is now mayor of Bloomfield Hills.

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Faculty Accomplishments
Jocelyn Benson

Dean Jocelyn Benson participated in a Super Bowl town hall discussion, "Beyond the Game, Tackling...

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Student Accomplishments
Robert VanSumeren

Robert VanSumeren started a Friday night Self Management and Recovery Training (SMART) group for recovering addicts....

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