Students and Alumni Gather at Annual Exchange

Posted October 13, 2014 by
Students and Alumni Gather at Annual Exchange

                                 

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John Marshall Observes UN International Day of Older Persons

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John Marshall Observes UN International Day of Older Persons

John Marshall and Roosevelt University hosted a program on Oct. 1, 2014, in observance of the United Nations International Day of Older Persons. The program included a discussion on next steps for the Chicago Declaration on the Rights of Older Persons. The Chicago Declaration is proposed  legislation presented before the U.N. that aims to provide…

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Retired US Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens Visits John Marshall

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Retired US Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens Visits John Marshall

Retired U.S. Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens visited with students at John Marshall Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014. Justice Stevens visited John Marshall at the invitation of the law school’s chapter of Phi Delta Phi International Legal Honors Society, which is named Stevens Inn in Justice Stevens’s honor. The chapter presented Justice Stevens with the…

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US and Asian Attorneys, Judges, Scholars Present International Conference

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US and Asian Attorneys, Judges, Scholars Present International Conference

Protecting trade secrets in Asia and the United States is among the most complex issues Chinese, America and other companies face today. How do U.S. and Asian trade secret protection systems compare? What are the challenges of litigating secrets? These questions and more were addressed Sept. 18, 2014, at “Protecting Trade Secrets in Asia and…

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USSC Rejection of Same-Sex Marriage Cases Not a ‘Ruling on the Merits’: John Marshall Law School Professor Steve Schwinn

Posted October 6, 2014 by

The U.S. Supreme Court’s refusal to take up the appeals of states seeking a ban on gay marriage was not based on the merit of the cases, and therefore leaves those states open to further action. That’s according to Steve Schwinn, associate professor of constitutional law at The John Marshall Law School. The Supreme Court…

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