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John Marshall student named ambassador to White House initiative

Posted September 19, 2014 by

White House Blog - September 18, 2014

John Marshall student Manpreet Kaur Teji has been named an ambassador to the White House Initiative on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders (WHIAAPI).

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Phi Delta Phi Chapter Honors Retired USSC Justice Stevens

Posted September 19, 2014 by

Houston Chronicle - September 16, 2014

Justice John Paul Stevens visited John Marshall on September 18, 2014 at the request 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 inaugural Gavel Award, which represents outstanding contributions to the promotion of service and professionalism in the legal industry.

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John Marshall alum comments on drug possession cases in Cook County

Posted September 19, 2014 by

The Chicago Reporter - September 14, 2014

John Marshall alum Ali Abid (JD '11) comments on what he believes to be some of the biggest issues with drug possession cases in Cook County.

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Entrepreneur alum Ashish Patel details 5 legal mistakes that startups make

Posted September 18, 2014 by

Chicago Daily Law Bulletin - September 17, 2014

John Marshall alum Ashish Patel (JD'13) says entrepreneurs often shortchange themselves when it comes to intellectual property. It's just one of five common legal mistakes made by startups, which Patel detailed for participants of a weekly series of lunchtime workshops from Entrepreneurs Unpluggd.

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Alum: Managing partner by day, musician by night

Posted September 16, 2014 by

Chicago Daily Law Bulletin - September 15, 2014

John Marshall Alum Joseph M. Gagliardo (JD '77) talks to the Chicago Daily Law Bulletin about his life as an attorney and musician, including the time he got to play on stage with Chuck Berry.

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Adjunct professor releases book on what to do after a security lapse

Posted September 16, 2014 by

Crain's Chicago Business - September 15, 2014

Liisa Thomas, adjunct professor at John Marshall and one of the chairs of Winston & Strawn LLP's privacy and data security practice, has written a new book focusing on what to do after a security lapse.

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John Marshall professors named American Bar Foundation Fellows

Posted September 12, 2014 by

Kait8 ABC - September 11, 2014

The American Bar Foundation has named Kathryn J. Kennedy, Associate Dean for Advanced Studies & Research and Director of the Center for Tax Law and Employee Benefits, and Professor William B. T. Mock American Bar Foundation Fellows.

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Professor Ford says NFL player video game case ripe for US Supreme Court

Posted September 12, 2014 by

News 2 NBC - September 10, 2014

Professor Bill Ford explains why one Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals case, brought by former NFL players over the use of their likenesses in a video game, could make its way to the U.S. Supreme Court.

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Alum appointed by Ill. Governor Quinn to Workers' Comp Commission

Posted September 10, 2014 by

WorkCompWire - September 10, 2014

John Marshall alum Steven Fruth (JD '76) has been appointed by Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn as one of four new arbitrators to the Illinois Workers' Compensation Commission.

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Justice Stevens will keynote CBA award luncheon honoring JMLS alums

Posted September 9, 2014 by

Chicago Bar Association - September 8, 2014

Retired U.S. Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens will be the keynote speaker at the 15th annual John Paul Stevens Award Luncheon. Among those being honored are John Marshall alum Justice Joy V. Cunningham (JD '82) and John Marshall Elder Law adjunct professor Kerry R. Peck.

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