from the Law School
Named Senior Associate Dean of Arts and Sciences
Boston College Law Professor Gregory Kalscheur S.J.
will join the College of Arts and Sciences in the
Gionfriddo Promoted to Professors of LRR&W
Boston College Law School is pleased to announce the
promotions of Jane Kent Gionfriddo and Mary Ann Chirba
to Professors of Legal Reasoning, Research and Writing.
Wins BC TWIN Award
Law professor Brian Quinn has won a Boston College
Teaching with New Media (TWIN) Award, for his use
of the technology LawMeets in the classroom..
Issue of BC Law Review Now Available
The May issue of the Boston College Law Review recently
went to press. The issue can be found at http://bclawreview.org/.
Prevents Deportation of Abuse Victim
The Boston College Immigration and Asylum Project
(BCIAP) is pleased to announce an important victory
in the battle to prevent the deportation of a nineteen-year-old
abuse victim from Guatemala.
'PatCon 2' Patent Conference: Video
Boston College Law School hosted "PatCon 2,"
The Patent Conference, on May 11-12, 2012. This conference
brought together over 40 scholars of patent law and
innovation from around the country.
Service Award Recipients Announced
A one million dollar gift from the Simon Foundation
will anchor the law school's oral advocacy program.
Foundation Gift Boosts Oral Advocacy Program
In a federal court case brought by the Boston College
Post-Deportation Human Rights Project, together with
other immigrants rights organizations, the Justice
Department has been ordered to disclose the basis
for the Government's misleading representation to
the Supreme Court that a policy exists for returning
wrongfully deported immigrants.
Moot Court Finals: Video
Video from the 2012 Grimes Moot Court Competition
Finals is now online.
BC Law Students Receive Browning Fellowships
The Peggy Browning Fund has awarded 10-week summer
fellowships to two students at Boston College Law