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BU Event: Uncharted Waters - Translating Transportation Reform into Action
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novak travelogue

Championing African Human Rights: PIP Grant Recipient Andrew Novak's Interactive Travelogue

"I came to law school wanting to do human rights work. Through a grant from the Public Interest Project, I worked at the Botswana Center for Human Rights.... I would discover over the next ten weeks that the rosy picture of Botswana painted by outside observers was more complex than it first seemed..."

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Reader receives law student ethics award

Alistair Reader ('11) receives Law Student Ethics Award

The ACC award is given to students who demonstrate a commitment to ethics through their work in a clinical program representing clients.

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BU Law profiled in "Top Law School" Listing

Admissions, culture, professors, classes--these and other topics are overviewed in Top-Law-Schools.com's extensive profile of BU Law.

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In their own words: BU Law Blogs

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Faculty Newsmakers

Professor T. Barton Carter quoted in "Will Neutrality Bite the Dust," BU Today
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Professor Jack Beermann quoted in "High court's leading liberal to retire, setting the stage for confirmation fight," The Boston Globe
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Professor Tamar Frankel quoted in "Why AIG won't be next," CNNmoney.com
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Professor Cornelius Hurley:
Quoted in "Goldman knew for months charges were possible," Reuters.com
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Quoted in "SEC charges Goldman Sachs with fraud," The Wichita Eagle
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Quoted in "Foreign Loans Fueled Crisis in Iceland," The Wall Street Journal
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Quoted in "Goldman defends its actions in letter," Marketplace
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Quoted in "Dodd's Banking Bill Doesn't Do Enough, Many Experts Say," Investor's Daily Business
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Quoted in "Goldman Suit, Wamu Mess Rev Reg Form," American Banker (subscription required)
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Quoted in "Dodd Overhaul Bill Dilutes Obama Plan to Seek Support (Update2)," Bloomberg.com
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Professor Elizabeth Nowicki:
Quoted in "Message to Wall St. in Goldman case: SEC 'back on the job," Sun Herald
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Quoted in "Lehman Channeled Risks Through 'Alter Ego' Firm," The New York Times
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Interviewed in "SEC split down party lines on Goldman," Squawk Box, CNBC
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Quoted in "A Narrative for the Crisis Emerges in Allegations," The Wall Street Journal (subscription required)
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Interviewed in "What is Repo 105? Inside the Lehman Crash," Fox Business News
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Professor Kevin Outterson quoted in "WIPO, WTO Requested To Advise On Anti-Counterfeiting Treaty," Intellectual Property Watch blog
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Adjunct Professor Ameek Ponda (LL.M. '96) appointed to Internal Revenue Service Advisory Council
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Alumni Newsmakers

Howard Altarescu ('74) featured in "A Conversation with Howard Altarescu," Adamsmithsq.com
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Merrill Jay Forgotson ('70) quoted in "BNC Financial to open in Stamford," Stamford Advocate
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Gregory Griffin (LL.M. '84) appointed to Alabama Educational Television Commission
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Tom Gunning ('87) named a "Leader in the Law" by New England In-House and Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly
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Amy Komoroski Wiwi ('02) named to 2010 New Jersey Rising Stars List of Up-And-Coming Attorneys
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Cynthia Larose ('88) receives BU Women's Law Association Lelia Josephine Robinson Award
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Mark Morris ('83) appointed managing partner, Fox Rothschild's Philadelphia office
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David Oedel ('87) appointed by Georgia Governor to legal team addressing health care reform legislation
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Americo Ventura ('57) quoted in "A Bar Association That Looks Forward And Back," Connecticut Law Tribune
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Jordan Yospe ('86) featured in "Branding Comes Early in Filmmaking Process," The New York Times
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Pappas Law Library welcomes Erica Lauriello

Erica Lauriello recently joined BU Law as administrative coordinator in the Pappas Law Library. Erica has worked in libraries at Texas Woman’s University and Saint Louis University and has administrative experience in the corporate world, as well. Her contact information is lauriell@bu.edu, x3-2332, room 284B. Feel free to call or stop by to welcome Erica to BU Law!

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