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clinic video

After other attorneys refused to take his case, [Saide] was referred by his niece to Susan Akram... Akram and her students led him through a decadelong quest to obtain asylum status and a green card and to bring his four children to the United States. Saide's new hope: to bring his mother here.

Video featuring BU Law's Asylum & Human Rights Clinic

 
 
 
Rappaport Fellows

Leaders in Public Service:
A look at BU Law's 2011 Rappaport Fellows

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Professor Pettit named to National Jurist's "23 Law Profs to take before you die" list

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Thomas Favaloro ('11) receives 2011 Law Student Ethics Award for Boston University

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BU Law named top law school for Health Law and Business & Corporate Law, PreLaw Magazine

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podcasts

Representing Death Row Inmates:

BU Law Podcast Series features Kenneth J. Rose ('81), senior staff attorney at the Center for Death Penalty Litigation

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School News

commencement

Have questions about BU Law's Commencement on 5/22?
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Moot Court Update:
•John J. Gibbons National Criminal Procedure Moot Court Competition
•ACS Eastern Regional Moot Court Competition
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Silvano Domenico Orsi (LL.M. '11) to be published in Dartmouth Law Journal, Fall 2011

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Faculty Newsmakers

Khiara Bridges quoted in "Embolism Stalks Black Moms With Lethal Bias," Women's eNews
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Tamar Frankel in the news:
--Quoted in "Buffett may not feel much love at his 'Woodstock'," Reuters
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--Quoted in "Shapiro's links to Madoff detailed," Boston Globe
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Cornelius Hurley in the news:
--Quoted in "Buffett to Face Questions for Calling Sokol Extraordinary Before Departure," Bloomberg News
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--Quoted in "David Sokol 'Won't Wind Up in the Bunk Above Madoff'," Wall Street Journal
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--Quoted in "Fed chief to answer media queries, try not to jolt markets," Boston Herald
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Sean Kealy's article "The Second Amendment as Interpreted by Congress and the Court" published in Northeastern Law Journal
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Kevin Outterson interviewed in "The US Supreme Court considers corporate data mining case," Free Speech Radio News
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Alumni Newsmakers

Patricia Annino (LL.M. '82) releases updated version of her book Women and Money: A Practical Guide to Estate Planning
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Douglas Brown ('88) named interim president and CEO, Marlborough Hospital
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Joel Chefitz ('76) interviewed in "Q&A With McDermott's Joel Chefitz," Law360.com
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Thomas Cox ('69) triggers national investigation of banking practices
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Gabriel Heiser ('83) cited in "Will Your Parents Be Able to Afford a Nursing Home When The Time Comes?" willcoxrangenews.com
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Raymond Liguori ('83) appointed vice president of corporate development, Campbell Soup Company
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John J. Maalouf (LL.M. '94) ranked #4 in "Top 10 International Trade & Finance Lawyers," US Lawyer Rankings
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Kim Yeon-ho ('92) wins class-action lawsuit: "Breast implant victims get money 17 years later"
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Congratulations to Carolyn Goodwin

A message from Maura Kelly, Assistant Dean, Career Development and Public Service:

"I am writing to share some terrific news. Carolyn Goodwin, Associate Director for Public Service Programs, is this year’s recipient of the Denis Maguire Pro Bono Award through the Volunteer Lawyers Project...Students and clients have benefitted greatly from Carolyn’s skills and commitment. The award ceremony is May 9 at 4:30 in the John Adams Courthouse. Congratulations, Carolyn! You are inspiring!"

BU Law welcomes new staff, Kealin McCormick and Kelsey Barrows

Kealin McCormick has joined the Finance & Administration Office as the new payroll administrator. Kealin worked in this office for four years while a student, and after graduation worked at CAS before returning to BU Law. Kealin can be reached at kfmccorm@bu.edu.

Kelsey Barrows recently joined BU Law's Esdaile Alumni Center as a senior staff coordinator. Kelsey will be assisting with alumni programming and stewardship, annual giving and leadership gifts programs. Kelsey received her Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, and she previously worked in BU Law's Registrar's Office. You can reach Kelsey at kbarrows@bu.edu.

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