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The Rappaport Center for Law and Public Policy at Boston College Law School has announced the selection of its 2015 Fellows.
The Rappaport Center for Law and Public Policy at Boston College Law School is pleased to announce the hiring of a new executive director, Elisabeth J. Medvedow.
David Simas ’95, Assistant to the President and Director of the White House Office of Political Strategy and Outreach, will give the Commencement Address at the 2015 Boston College Law School Commencement on Friday, May 22 at 10:30 a.m.
The word genocide calls to mind events like the Jewish and Armenian holocausts, but according to Maung Zarni, a Burmese scholar affiliated with Harvard and the London School of Economics, smaller-scale killing can also fit the definition “if done in an attempt to destroy a people.”
Boston College Law School Class of 2014 graduate Kathryn Manza’s note "Making Chocolate Sweeter: How to Encourage Hershey Company to Clean Up Its Supply Chain and Eliminate Child Labor” has been selected to receive the Deak Award.
Third-year student Laura Gallo has won the Northeast Chapter of the Association of Corporate Counsel’s (NEACC) Law Student Ethics Award.
Third-year students Kelly Schwartz and Jeremy Sanders just stood before the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals in California and made their arguments to the judges on behalf of their client–an opportunity that many seasoned lawyers don’t get during their entire careers.
Professor Mark Brodin, editor of the bible known as the Handbook of Massachusetts Evidence, has a new gig: he is now also the editor of the six-volume treatise, Weinstein’s Federal Rules of Evidence.
The Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court (SJC) has released its final decisions on the proposed changes to the state’s rules of professional conduct.
Boston College is part of a consortium of thirteen Jesuit law schools that have partnered with the nonprofit Jesuit Refugee Service/USA in an effort to study and improve upon the resources available to unaccompanied children and immigrant families from Central America who seek refuge in the United States. M