John Marshall Law School Adds 6 New Clinics – Provide Thousands of Legal Hours to Chicago

Posted April 22, 2014 by

Students at The John Marshall Law School can receive more hands-on experience than ever before, as the school introduces six new clinics to its list of those already respected in local and national legal communities. The expansion is part of John Marshall’s focus on providing law students with an enriching, skills-focused learning experience.

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Former Speaker of the US House Dennis Hastert to Address Campaign Finance Reform, Redistricting at The John Marshall Law School

Posted April 21, 2014 by

Former speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives Dennis Hastert will address law students at The John Marshall Law School April 23. Hastert is expected to discuss recent decisions impacting campaign finance reform, as well as the myriad political and legal effects of congressional redistricting, while providing insights about the federal legislative process.

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Employment Numbers Up for Recent Graduates at The John Marshall Law School in Chicago

Posted April 11, 2014 by

Employment among 2013 graduates from The John Marshall Law School in Chicago increased at a far higher rate than the national average, according to recent law school-related employment figures.

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Prof Lousin: SCOTUS ruling shows 'Campaign finance laws have had to change'

Posted April 3, 2014 by

On April 2, 2014, the U.S. Supreme Court struck down the federal law limiting overall campaign contributions individual donors can make to political parties, candidates and political action committees. The vote removes a previous cap of total individual contributions from a donor per election cycle of $123,200. But the limit to a single candidate running…

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Alumni Association honoring Illinois’ Chief Justice Garman, 5 outstanding graduates at annual luncheon

Posted March 31, 2014 by
Alumni Association honoring Illinois’ Chief Justice Garman, 5 outstanding graduates at annual luncheon

Illinois Supreme Court Chief Justice Rita Garman will receive the Freedom Award from The John Marshall Law School Alumni Association at its annual Freedom Award and Distinguished Service Awards Luncheon May 9, 2014 at the Palmer House-Hilton Hotel.

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Fashion gets new dimensions at Fashion & Design Law Symposium

Posted March 31, 2014 by

Guest speakers will examine the changes in the fashion industry when The John Marshall Law School Fashion Law Society presents “The Future of Fashion & Design” at its 2nd Fashion & Design Symposium from 8:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. on April 11, 2014, at the law school, 315 S. Plymouth Ct., Chicago.

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