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Professors in the News
Aug31

Distinguished Professor of Law Robert Sedler was quoted in a Detroit News report, "House has leeway in weighing Courser, Gamrat ousters."

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Aug28

Professor of Law John Mogk was cited in an opinion, "It's Bad Policy To Use Eminent Domain For Economic Development, Even If It Sometimes 'Works'," published in Forbes.

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Aug26

Professor of Law John Mogk was quoted in a Detroit News report, "Ilitches bet big on land near MotorCity Casino Hotel."

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Aug26

Dean Jocelyn Benson was quoted in a Macomb Daily story, "MCC, Macomb County Bar Association host debate on U.S. Constitution."

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Events

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Health Law Society 1st Meeting
September 1 2015 at 12:15 PM
Law Classroom Building
The first meeting of the school year to give a brief overview of the group and elect new members.
Women's Law Caucus 1st General Meeting
September 2 2015 at 12:10 PM
Law Classroom
Women's Law Caucus 1st General Meeting. We will discuss our mentoring programs, fundraisers and other event for the semester.
Explaining the Iran Deal
September 2 2015 at 6:00 PM
Wayne State University Law School,
Two White House officials will explain the nuclear deal negotiated with Iran. The presentation, sponsored by the Law School’s Program for International Legal Studies, will lay out the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action negotiated between six major world powers and Iran after nearly two years of highly technical and painstaking sessions. Paul Irwin, director for nonproliferation at the National Security Council and one of the negotiators for the plan, will detail the deal and how it addresses international concerns about Iran’s nuclear program. Presenting with Irwin will be Matt Nosanchuk, associate director for public engagement and liaison to the American Jewish community and on international issues, and a native Detroiter. Parking will be available for $7 (credit and debit cards only) in Structure One across West Palmer Street from the Law School.
Wayne Law Clinical Education - Swearing-In Ceremony
September 8 2015 at 5:30 PM
Law School Building
Wayne State University Law School Clinical Education is hosting its semi-annual swearing-in ceremony to welcome second and third year Wayne Law students to the practice of law under Michigan Court Rule 8.120.  Ceremony to include brief words from Wayne Law Dean Jocelyn Bension and Lori A. Buiteweg, President of the State Bar of Michigan, and administration of the oath by Justice Marilyn Kelly, Distinguished Jurist in Residence at Wayne Law.
Wayne Law's Chapter of the National Lawyers Guild Introductory Meeting
September 9 2015 at 12:15 PM
Damon J. Keith Law Collection
This is the first meeting of the year where students can learn more about Wayne Law's Chapter of the National Lawyers Guild. The NLG is a group of lawyers, law students, legal workers and jailhouse lawyers organize to advocate for social justice. All students are engourged to come learn more about the guild.
Wayne Law's Chapter of the National Lawyers Guild Introductory Meeting
September 9 2015 at 8:30 PM
Damon J. Keith Law Collection
This is the first meeting of the year where students can learn more about Wayne Law's Chapter of the National Lawyers Guild. The NLG is a group of lawyers, law students, legal workers and jailhouse lawyers organize to advocate for social justice. All students are engourged to come learn more about the guild.
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Alumni Accomplishments
Daniel Kelly

Daniel Kelly '74, a St. Clair County Circuit Court judge, was the subject of a feature story, "Judge Dan and Mary...

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Faculty Accomplishments
Linda Beale

Director of Graduate Studies; Professor of Law Linda Beale was named to the American Bar Association Section of Taxation Appointments...

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Student Accomplishments
Robert Okonowski

Robert Okonowski joined intellectual property law firm Darrow Mustafa PC in Northville as a law clerk. He is a...

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