AUWCL Holds 33rd Annual Myers Society Celebration

AUWCL Holds 33rd Annual Myers Society Celebration

17 Oct, 2017

On Oct. 13, 2017, American University Washington College of Law celebrated its 33rd annual John Sherman Myers Society dinner in the company of awardees, alumni, and valued donors. Three outstanding student scholars were honored as the 2017 Myers Scholars.

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AU Washington College of Law to Host Mock Appeal of Martin Luther's Conviction

AU Washington College of Law to Host Mock Appeal of Martin Luther's Conviction

16 Oct, 2017

AUWCL, in conjunction with the Kay Spiritual Life Center, is holding a special re-enactment of Martin Luther’s appeal before the Holy Roman Empire, with three United States Court of Appeals judges presiding.  D.C. Circuit Judges David S. Tatel, Cornelia T.L. Pillard and Robert L. Wilkins will hear arguments from two AUWCL students in the Weinstein Moot Court Room on Tuesday, Oct. 17.

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New Six-State Judicial Network to Train State Courts on Critical Immigration Issues

New Six-State Judicial Network to Train State Courts on Critical Immigration Issues

12 Oct, 2017

Expert trainers, faculty, judges, court administrators, and advocates are gathering in East Lansing, Mich., Oct. 13, 2017, to kick-off a new six-state judicial training project. The new judicial network is being formed to train state courts to address federal immigration law and policy changes that arise in family and juvenile cases on the state level, and ensure that critical and complex legal issues are correctly addressed. 

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Professor Jennifer Daskal Testifies Before House Subcommittee on Commerce and Consumer Protection

Professor Jennifer Daskal Testifies Before House Subcommittee on Commerce and Consumer Protection

11 Oct, 2017

On Thursday, Oct. 12, Professor Jennifer Daskal, an expert in national security law, is testifying before the House Subcommittee on Digital Commerce and Consumer Protection on “21st Century Trade Barriers: Protectionist Cross Border Data Flow Policies' Impact on U.S. Jobs.”

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First Annual General Counsels Event Features Presentation from Federal Judges

Inaugural General Counsels Event Features Presentation from Federal Judges

10 Oct, 2017

On Oct. 4, the Program on Law & Government at American University Washington College of Law hosted its inaugural AUWCL Federal Government General Counsels Reception. The 70 attendees included current and former federal government general counsel and AUWCL faculty, staff, and students.

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