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John Marshall students named among country's best legal writers

Posted May 28, 2015 by

San Antonio Express-News - May 27, 2015

Six members of John Marshall's Class of 2015 have been named to the National Order of Scribes, a group that honors law students who excel at legal writing.

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City grant allows Restorative Justice Project to assist CPS students

Posted May 26, 2015 by

Chicago Daily Law Bulletin - May 22, 2015

A grant awarded to John Marshall's Restorative Justice Project from the Chicago Department of Public Health will go towards helping Chicago Public School students with conflict resolution instruction.

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Professor Lousin: Pension problem caused by an old loophole

Posted May 15, 2015 by

Chicago Tribune (subscription) - May 14, 2015

Professor Ann Lousin says an old tax loophole is causing a pension mess in Illinois and costing the state billions a year.

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Professor Schwinn: Municipal weapons ban case good candidate for en banc review

Posted May 11, 2015 by

Reproduced with permission fromĀ The United States Law Week, 83 U.S.L.W. 1627 (May 5, 2015). Copyright 2015 by The Bureau of National Affairs, Inc. (800-372-1033) http://www.bna.com.

Professor Steven Schwinn comments on a current Illinois case considering whether a local law that bans assault weapons and large capacity magazines violates the Second Amendment.

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Professor O'Neill: Why the law can be so complicated to apply

Posted May 11, 2015 by

May 7, 2015 - Chicago Daily Law Bulletin

Professor Timothy P. O'Neill discusses why deciding a case it is not as simple as just having the judge apply the relevant law.

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Professor O'Neill honored by CBA for legal reporting

Posted May 7, 2015 by

Chicago Daily Law Bulletin - May 7, 2015

Professor Timothy P. O'Neill received a meritorious achievement award at the Herman Kogan Media Awards presented by the Chicago Bar Association.

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John Marshall to offer International Compliance Certificate for LLM students

Posted May 6, 2015 by

Reuters - May 4, 2015

John Marshall will begin offering a new track for working lawyers this fall. The school's new certificate in International Compliance is the latest offering from the Center for International Law aimed at providing LLM students with the most relevant courses in seeking advanced degrees.

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Professor Schwinn: Notre Dame contraception case not affected by Hobby Lobby decision

Posted May 6, 2015 by

May 6, 2015 - The Indiana Lawyer

Professor Steven Schwinn says the decision in the Hobby Lobby case should have no impact on the University of Notre Dame's challenge to the Affordable Care Act's contraception mandate.

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Jordan "Jumpman" logo under attack: Adjunct Professor McGrath

Posted May 4, 2015 by

Chicago Daily Law Bulletin - April 22, 2015

Adjunct Professor William T. McGrath discusses a recent lawsuit involving an artist who alleges Nike used his photograph of Michael Jordan for promotional purposes and has therefore infringed his copyright.

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Why sports attorneys are casting a wider net: Nello Gamberdino

Posted May 4, 2015 by

Chicago Daily Law Bulletin - April 28, 2015

John Marshall Employer Outreach Coordinator Nello Gamberdino II (JD '95) discusses why some sports attorneys are looking beyond the traditional sources of business and casting a wider net to get more clients.

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