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College Students Gain Fair Housing Law Experience Through Internship Program at John Marshall's Fair Housing Legal Support Center

Posted March 25, 2013 by

Feb. 13 - Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel

Raising awareness through education is the goal of the Fair Housing Internship Program at The John Marshall Law School in Chicago, now training 16 college students in fair housing law.

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Rachel N. Farrington (JD '08) Joins Michael Best

Posted March 25, 2013 by

March 22 - WisBusiness.com

Prior to joining Michael Best, Farrington worked at a Chicago area law firm. She has experience representing clients in complex multi-patent multi-party litigation, all aspects of patent and trademark litigation and handling intellectual property matters.

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Charles J. Kolin (JD '99) Joins Greenberg Traurig, LLP

Posted March 22, 2013 by

March 21 - Kinney Recruiting

“Greenberg Traurig provides the ideal platform to enable us to offer quality counsel and service to our clients and other relationships, including a London office and strong Project & Infrastructure Finance, Real Estate and Business Reorganization & Financial Restructuring Practices,” said Kolin.

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John Marshall Review of Intellectual Property Law Presents “Rights, Ownership, and Identity in Social Media” Symposium

Posted March 21, 2013 by

March 21 - PR Web

Social media is one of the newest forms of communication, but it also can have drawbacks. To help those in the legal profession best to deal with the ethical dilemmas raised by social media, The Review of Intellectual Property Law at The John Marshall Law School in Chicago presents a day-long symposium “Rights, Ownership and Identity in Social Media” on April 5, 2013.

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John Marshall Brehon Society March with ISBA Members in St. Patrick's Day Parade

Posted March 19, 2013 by

March 18 - Illinois Lawyer Now

Several members of the Illinois State Bar Association and students from The John Marshall Law School donned stovepipe hats and marched in the St. Patrick’s Day Parade along Columbus Drive near downtown Chicago on March 16.

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William Hallinan (JD '69) to Speak at Illinois State MBA Leadership Perspectives Dinner

Posted March 19, 2013 by

March 18 - Illinois State University College of Business

Hallinan is a co-owner, president and chief operating officer of Cyrogenic Industries, a privately owned, multinational group of affiliated industrial and service entities comprising approximately 25 companies doing business throughout the world and having either or both manufacturing and service facilities in 12 countries.

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Prof. Steven Schwinn Comments on Possible Restrictions on Ariz. Voter Registrations

Posted March 18, 2013 by

March 18 - Lawyers.com

“If the Court holds that the NVRA does not preempt Proposition 200, this could invite states to impose all manner of additional requirements, potentially undercutting the congressional purpose of uniformity in voter registration in the NVRA and, again, potentially affecting the very composition of the federal government,” writes John Marshall Law School Professor Steven D. Schwinn on the Constitutional Law Prof blog. “But if the Court holds that the NVRA preempts Proposition 200, the ruling will restrict states in imposing additional requirements and will underscore national uniformity in voter registration.”

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Affirmative Action Debate March 25 at Chicago’s The John Marshall Law School

Posted March 18, 2013 by

March 17 - Yahoo! News

Two outstanding legal experts will discuss the pros and cons in the ongoing affirmative action debate at a 12:30 p.m. program March 25, 2013, at The John Marshall Law School in Chicago.

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Specialists Examine American Retirement Crisis at Chicago’s John Marshall Law School April 15 Symposium

Posted March 15, 2013 by

March 15 - Yahoo! News

Attorneys, actuaries, economists, educators and financial planners will discuss the effects the Wall Street financial crisis and long-term unemployment are having on the American economy when The John Marshall Law School in Chicago presents “American Retirement Crisis: What Can Be Done?,” a day-long symposium on April 15, 2013.

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Nicholas Pomaro (JD '64) to Retire after 49 Years

Posted March 14, 2013 by

March 12 - Chicago Daily Law Bulletin

"I went to law school, and I loved it. And the rest is history," Pomaro said.

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