Ryanne Bush Dent will address her fellow graduates at the May 19, 2013, commencement when she delivers the valedictory speech at The John Marshall Law School’s 195th commencement exercises. The law school will award 290 JD degrees, 26 LLM degrees and eight MS degrees. Illinois Supreme Court Justice Mary Jane Theis will be the honorary degree recipient and will address the graduates.
The incoming 2013–2014 Black Law Students Association officers were announced at the organization’s annual spring reunion.
The John Marshall Faculty Activity Report is a comprehensive account of all faculty scholarly activities and publications, presentations, pro bono work, and general service to the legal community.
Professor Doris Estelle Long (center), director of the Center for Intellectual Property Law, welcomed experts for a roundtable discussion looking at the judicial criticism of the methodologies used by patent damage experts in litigation cases, such as Apple v. Motorola and Brandeis University v. Keebler.
Federalist Society members Aaron Koonce (left) and Kiernan Ambrose (right) welcomed Minnesota Supreme Court Associate Justice David Stras to the law school on April 18, 2013 as a guest presenter for “Recent Supreme Court Cases Every Law Student Should Know.”
The Fashion Law Society hosted its first Fashion and Design Law Symposium April 12, 2013, which welcomed dozens of guests from across the country and abroad.