Washington and Lee law professor Susan Franck gave two internal presentations recently to global law firms in Paris. The title of Prof. Franck's talk at both firms was “The Role of the International Legal Profession in Investment Treaty Arbitration." She first spoke at Freshfields Paris, which has one of the most sophisticated public international law litigation … Continue reading Prof. Susan Franck Presents at Paris Law Firms
Washington and Lee law professor David Millon has been appointed the Finance and Legal Affairs Committee of the Law School Admissions Council (LSAC). Prof. Millon will serve a two-year term on the committee, which meets annually to advise the LSAC on a variety of matters. The LSAC is a nonprofit corporation that provides unique, state-of-the-art … Continue reading Prof. David Millon Appointed to LSAC Committee
Washington and Lee law professor Susan Franck has recently been invited to provide oversight for two academic publications. First, she will serve as an an external reviewer for the American Political Science Review, the flagship publication of political science in the US. The APSR provides peer-reviewed articles and review essays from subfields throughout the discipline. Areas covered include political … Continue reading Prof. Susan Franck Joins Review Team and Editorial Board for Academic Publications
The AALS Administrative Law Section will be putting on a program entitled “New Voices in Administrative Law” at the AALS annual meeting in New York in January 2014. At this event – not a conventional panel but a series of small-scale mentoring sessions – junior scholars in administrative law will be able to present a work-in-progress … Continue reading AALS New Voices in Administrative Law Event
November 7-8, 2013, Lexington, Virginia The fortieth anniversary of Roe v. Wade has generated substantial scholarly and media efforts to evaluate the decision and its continuing impact. "Roe at 40 - The Controversy Continues," a symposium to be held on November 7-8, 2013, at Washington and Lee University School of Law, will contribute to the … Continue reading Symposium Announcement: Roe at 40 – The Controversy Continues
__________________________________________________________________________ Journal of Multidisciplinary Research Volume 5, Number 3, Fall 2013 Deadline for Submission: August 5, 2013 * Scheduled for Publication: September 2013 ______________________________________________________________________________ Mission The mission of the Journal of Multidisciplinary Research is to promote excellence in leadership practice by providing a venue for academics, students, and practitioners to publish current and significant empirical and conceptual research in the arts, … Continue reading Call for Papers: Journal of Multidisciplinary Research
The Law School Admission Council (LSAC) Research Grant Program funds research on a wide variety of topics related to the mission of LSAC. Specifically included in the program's scope are projects investigating precursors to legal training, selection into law schools, legal education, and the legal profession. To be eligible for funding, a research project must … Continue reading Law School Admission Council (LSAC) Research Grants
On July 10, Prof. Miller delivered a lecture at the University that was very well received and led to a full-page interview in Germany's leading weekly news magazine 'Der Spiegel'.
Greetings from the Fulbright Scholar Program! This is a reminder that the application deadline for the core Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program for academic year 2014-2015 is rapidly approaching. As you may be aware, the deadline is 11:59 PM, Eastern Daylight Time, Wednesday, August 1, 2013. Fulbright opportunities exist all around the globe. This year the … Continue reading Fulbright Scholar Program Deadline Approaching
Washington and Lee law professor Jim Moliterno traveled to China recently to discuss the U.S. legal system and legal education reform with faculty and students at Zhejiang University Guanghua Law School in Hangzhou, China. While there, he also met with lawyers, judges and prosecutors in Hangzhou and Chengdu to discuss lawyer ethics reforms.