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2011 Distinguished Visitor, The Honorable Aharon Barak, former President of the Supreme Court of Israel: Documentary Film, "The Judge"
All LL.M. Event: Snacks & Bowling at King's
2011 Distinguished Visitor, The Honorable Aharon Barak, former President of the Supreme Court of Israel: Lecture, "Proportionality"
The MetLife Legal Affairs Diversity Committee: Law Student Reception
Public Interest Pizza Discussion with Professor Virginia Greiman - Government and International Careers
Colloquium Presentation "Law and Religion in the U.S." presented by Professor Jay Wexler
February 11 & 12
2011 Works-in-Progress Intellectual Property Colloquium
New York Alumni & Admitted Student Reception
AJLM Symposium: "Marketing Health: The Growing Role of Commercial Speech Doctrine and FDA Regulation"
Colloquium Presentation: "Taxation in America: Ten Things You Probably Don't Know About the U.S. Tax System" presented by Professor Dan Berman
The Pappas Law Library is mobile! The mobile Web site provides an interface optimized for mobile devices. From this site, view the library hours, search the catalog, access mobile friendly versions of research guides and the library blog, and LiveChat with the reference librarians using mobile friendly software. Visit the Law Library Web site from your mobile device and you will be immediately connected to the site.
Daniel Berman quoted in "Grab bag of goodies in Obama's $858-bln tax plan," Reuters
James Bessen quoted in "Will IBM's new meta-patent help fix a broken system or just make things worse?" Slate.com
Ward Farnsworth's book Farnsworth’s Classical English Rhetoric:
Tamar Frankel quoted in "MannKind Trading May Lure Regulators After Drug Fails to Win FDA Approval," Bloomberg
Cornelius Hurley in the news:
Kevin Outterson quoted in "Justice Department to appeal Va. judge's ruling on health care law," Washington Examiner
Jay Wexler referenced in "Supremely funny: Study covers court's penchant for laughter," Washington Post
Carl A. Aveni, II ('96) inducted into International Association of Defense Counsel
LeAnn Baker ('99) promoted to partner, Edwards Angell Palmer & Dodge
Robert Belton ('65) honored as professor emeritus, Vanderbilt University, at portrait unveiling
James Berriman featured in "Cutting down on legal papers: Ex-lawyers now sell electronic discovery," Boston Herald.com
Nancy Groenwegen ('83) appointed General Counsel, Office of the State Comptroller, NY
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A Night Boston's Frog Pond
BU Law students, faculty and staff:
BU Law Welcomes Anya Brodrick
Anya Brodrick, who recently joined the library staff, is a recent graduate of the University of Vermont, where she worked at the main library for three years. She will be assisting patrons in accessing materials that are currently checked out and will be reminding patrons when their materials are due back to the library. Anya’s desk is located behind the circulation desk at the Annex. Please stop by and welcome her to the law school.
Posse Mentors Needed
BU Law Faculty & Staff:
Strike the Pose:
The Dean’s Office is pleased to announce that there will be yoga classes at BU Law for the Spring 2011 semester. Classes will be held on Thursdays from 4:15-5:15pm. To attend, please complete, sign, and return the Registration Form/Consent and Waiver of Liability Form to Jenny Carron in the Dean’s Office no later than the start of the first class on **February 3, 2011**. This form needs to be completed even if you have registered for this class in a previous semester.
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