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14th Annual Richard Grand Damages Argument Competition Award-Winners AnnouncedPosted: 04/21/2014
Four law students received recognition and cash prizes for their lawyering skills in the 14th Annual Richard Grand Damages Argument Competition at the University Of Arizona James E. Rogers College Of Law. Student winners of the April 16, 2014, … [Read more...]

Conversations with Bob Mundheim Continues with John Cannon of Shearman & SterlingPosted: 04/07/2014
John Cannon , Practice Group Leader of the Executive Compensation & Employee Benefits Group and Chair of the Corporate Governance Advisory Group at Shearman and Sterling LLP, will join Prof. Mundheim on April 7, Noon - 1:15 p.m., in Room … [Read more...]

Board of Regents Approves Reduction in Arizona Law Nonresident TuitionPosted: 04/04/2014
As part of a continuing effort to make Arizona Law more accessible, the Arizona Board of Regents approved a reduction in nonresident tuition for the 2014 - 2015 academic year. The approved tuition will now be $29,000, down from $38, 841. This … [Read more...]

Peter Mundheim & Brandon Becker Join Prof. Mundheim in the Conversation SeriesPosted: 03/31/2014
The guest for the second conversation in the 2014 Mundheim Conversations, on March 31, 2014, Noon - 1:15 p.m., is Peter Mundheim , a Principal and Counsel of Stone Point capital since 2001. He was previously a corporate attorney at Cleary, … [Read more...]

Conversations with Bob Mundheim Start March 24, 2014Posted: 03/24/2014
Arizona Law’s Business Law Program and the Eller College of Management present Conversations with Bob Mundheim Spring 2014 . In a five-part series, Prof. Bob Mundheim will moderate conversations with national leaders in business and law, … [Read more...]

Arizona Law Career Development Starts Interview Program in PhoenixPosted: 03/14/2014
Expanding law firm opportunities to connect with Arizona Law students, the Career Development Office (CDO) will host interview sessions with Phoenix firms of all sizes on August 15, 2014. The Phoenix Interview Program augments an active … [Read more...]

Arizona Law and Quarles & Brady Partner to Launch Intellectual Property & Entrepreneurship ClinicPosted: 03/11/2014  Updated: 03/14/2014
Law students at the College of Law will soon be counseling start-up businesses on how to protect their inventions and innovations. On March 11, 2014, the law school, partnering with Quarles & Brady , a national law firm with a major … [Read more...]

UANews Features Prof. Anaya's Work as Teacher & International Human Rights ExpertPosted: 02/27/2014
A February 26, 2014, UANews article discusses Prof. Anaya 's career as a law professor and international human rights expert. The article highlights Prof. Anaya's position as the United Nations Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Indigenous … [Read more...]

Richard Grand Legal Writing Competition Rewards Excellence in Legal WritingPosted: 02/17/2014
Five law students received recognition and cash awards in the 14th Annual Richard Grand Legal Writing Competition at the University of Arizona James E. Rogers College of Law. Student winners of the 2013-14 competition, announced at a lunchtime … [Read more...]

Prof Anaya Nominated for Nobel Peace PrizePosted: 02/07/2014  Updated: 02/20/2014
UPDATE: An editorial in the February 20, 2014, issue of the Arizona Daily Star , discusses Prof. Anaya’s nomination for the Nobel Peace Prize and salutes his work. Read the editorial here . UPDATE: Prof. Anaya explains how he learned … [Read more...]

Environmental Breakfast Club 2013 - 2014 SchedulePosted: 09/11/2013  Updated: 09/19/2013
UPDATE:  Read a September 16, 2013, UA@Work story about the Environmental Breakfast Club and bridges it creates between disciplines here . The Environmental Breakfast Club , a diverse group of faculty from various departments, programs … [Read more...]

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Prof. Tatum Discusses Pilot Program to Prosecute Non-Indians for Domestic ViolencePosted: 04/22/2014
Prof. Tatum discusses the importance of this pilot program to native women and families, and the training programs she and Alfred Urbina ('08) have conducted. The program, passed as part of the 2013 Violence Against Women Act, allows tribes to … [Read more...]

Prof. Anaya's Work Featured in Arizona Alumni MagazinePosted: 04/02/2014
Prof. Anaya 's work as UN Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples was featured in the Spring 2014 issue of Arizona Alumni Magazine . The article, entitled Protecting Human Rights, Preserving Cultural Identity , is available … [Read more...]

Dean Miller Featured in Arizona Attorney Cover Story on Legal InnovationPosted: 03/24/2014  Updated: 04/02/2014
Dean Miller is featured in the April 2014 issue of Arizona Attorney . The cover story, Scouting Legal Innovation , consists of an interview with him as one of the state’s legal education leaders and focuses on innovative programs begun … [Read more...]

Prof. Salmon is Writing Monthly Legal Writing Column for Arizona AttorneyPosted: 03/19/2014  Updated: 03/19/2014
Prof. Salmon began writing a monthly column, The Legal Word , for the Arizona Attorney in October 2013. Here’s a list of the columns she’s written: October 2013, The Legal Writer’s Checklist ; November … [Read more...]

Prof. Bambauer Discusses New IP Clinic on Arizona Public MediaPosted: 03/13/2014
Prof. Bambauer explained the need for the new Quarles & Brady Intellectual Property & Entrepreneurship Clinic in a news story on Arizona Public Media , which aired on March 12 and 13, 2014. Read and/or listen to the story here . [Read more...]

Prof. White Discusses "Zombie Properties" on MarketplacePosted: 03/13/2014
Marketplace aired a story on “zombie properties” - foreclosures that have been abandoned by their former owners - on March 12 and 13, 2014. Prof. White commented in the story that there also are hundreds of thousands of abandoned … [Read more...]

Prof. Tatum Publishes New Book on Native SovereigntyPosted: 03/10/2014
UCLA American Indian Studies Center Press has just published  Structuring Sovereignty:  Constitutions of Native Nations , by Prof. Tatum , Miriam Jorgensen , Mary Guss , and Sarah Deer . The book is “a guide for communities … [Read more...]

Prof. Glennon Discusses Water Usage in a Public Radio SeriesPosted: 03/05/2014  Updated: 03/06/2014
Fronteras:  The Changing America Desk recently did a two-part series on the looming shortage of water in the southwest. Prof. Glennon contributed to both pieces. In the first one, on proposals to recycle water for drinking, he discussed … [Read more...]

ALI Elects Prof. Orbach as a MemberPosted: 11/04/2013
The American Law Institute (ALI) recently announced that Prof. Orbach had been elected as a member, along with 68 other new members. Read the announcement here . Prof. Orbach joins a distinguished group of fellow College of Law ALI members, … [Read more...]

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Arizona Law Students Take First and Second Place in Tang Writing CompetitionPosted: 03/26/2014
Arizona Law congratulates Katherine E. Gulley , 3L, the first place winner, and Timothy D. Butterfield , 1L, the second place winner in the 2014 Thomas Tang Writing Competition, sponsored by the Arizona State Bar Committee on Minorities and … [Read more...]

Arizona Law's Pace Environmental Moot Court Team Reaches Quarterfinals in New YorkPosted: 03/13/2014
Congratulations to the Pace Environmental Moot Court Team for reaching the quarterfinals in the National Competition at Pace University School of Law , White Plains, New York. The team members this year were Alanna Duong (3L), Katie Gulley … [Read more...]

Matt Randle (3L) and Veterans' Advocacy Law Clinic Featured in UANews Article on UA Student VeteransPosted: 11/08/2013
Matt Randle (3L), an Army veteran and Pat Tillman Foundation scholarship recipient, was featured in a UANews article honoring student veterans, published on November 7, 2013. Matt also wrote a tribute to student veteran advocates on the UANews … [Read more...]

Arizona Daily Star Publishes Opinion Piece Written by First-Year Student Abraham HamadehPosted: 09/25/2013
Abraham Hamadeh , a first-year last student, wrote the opinion piece on Syria. Published in the Arizona Daily Star on September 13, 2013, it can be read here . [Read more...]

2013 - 2014 Arizona Journal of Environmental Law & Policy Members AnnouncedPosted: 07/08/2013
Congratulations to the new members of the Arizona Journal of Environmental Law and Policy : Harry A Aaron Keven Karges … [Read more...]

Recent Graduate, Caylin J. Goldey Barter, Receives 2013 Fisher Prize in Environmental Law & Public PolicyPosted: 07/03/2013
The Udall Center for Studies in Public Policy recently named Caylin J. Goldey Barter , a 2013 graduate of Arizona Law, the recipient of the 2013 Fisher Prize in Environmental Law and Public Policy . Her award winning essay, Defining the … [Read more...]

2013 - 2014 Arizona Law Review Members AnnouncedPosted: 07/02/2013
The Arizona Law Review is pleased to welcome the following new members to our publication: Colleen Adelson Sarah Mason … [Read more...]

2013 - 2014 Arizona Journal of International and Comparative Law Members AnnouncedPosted: 07/02/2013
On behalf of the Arizona Journal of International and Comparative Law , please join in congratulating those who have been selected as new members of the Journal! Ajay Ahluwalia … [Read more...]

Jim Diamond, Attorney & IPLP S.J.D. Student, Interviewed Concerning His Defense Work & Going Back to SchoolPosted: 06/07/2013  Updated: 08/12/2013
Jim Diamond , an attorney and current S.J.D. student in the IPLP Program, was interviewed on June 5, 2013, concerning his work defending a man accused in a major real estate fraud case in Fairfield, Conn. Watch the video here . Learn more about … [Read more...]

Victor Nilsson (3L) Wins First Prize in ABA Student Writing ContestPosted: 05/03/2013
Victor Nilsson (3L) received the first prize in the ABA Business Law Section’s Mendes Hershman Student Writing Contest for his article, You’re Not from Around Here, Are You? Fighting Deceptive Marketing in the Twenty-First Century … [Read more...]

Arizona Law Publications Hold Annual Awards BanquetPosted: 04/30/2013
The three Arizona Law publications, Arizona Law Review (ALR) , Arizona Journal of International and Comparative Law (AJICL) , and the Arizona Journal of Environmental Law & Policy (AJELP) , held their 2012 - 2013 Award Banquet, Thursday, … [Read more...]

Arizona Law Student Selected as Udall InternPosted: 04/26/2013
The Udall Foundation recently announced that Cara Wallace , a 1L at the College of Law, is one of 12 students from 12 tribes and 11 universities selected as 2013 Native American Congressional Interns. Interns were selected by an independent … [Read more...]

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Five Arizona Law Alums Leading Efforts to Legally Prosecute Non-IndiansPosted: 04/22/2014  Updated: 04/22/2014
Fred Urbina ('08), Pascua Yaqui chief prosecutor; Mercedes Garcia ('11; LLM '12), assistant prosecutor; Fred Lomayesva ('90), assistant prosecutor; Johanna Shortbull ('09), juvenile justice advocate; and Wenona Benally Baldenegro (LLM '11), … [Read more...]

Congratulations to William Ridenour ('70) on His Appointment to the Arizona Board of RegentsPosted: 03/13/2014
On March 11, 2014, Governor Brewer appointed William Ridenour ('70) to replace Anne Mariucci on the Arizona Board of Regents. Mr. Ridenour is Founder and Managing Partner of Ridenour Hienton & Lewis in Phoenix, Arizona. Arizona Law … [Read more...]

Arizona Law Thanks Senator DeConcini ('63) for Service on Arizona Board of RegentsPosted: 03/13/2014
Former Senator Dennis DeConcini ('63) was appointed to the Arizona Board of Regents in 2006 for an 8 year term, which expired in January 2014. While on the Board, he served as vice chair of the Business and Finance Committee, and on the the … [Read more...]

Ana Maria Chávez (’94) Featured in Parade Cover StoryPosted: 03/10/2014
Ana Maria Chávez (’94) , CEO of the Girl Scouts, is one of three women featured in the cover story of the March 9, 2014, issue of Parade . She and former Secretary of State Condoleeza Rice and Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg discuss … [Read more...]

Melissa Ho ('04) Receives Emerging Leadership Award at Judge Learned Hand Awards LuncheonPosted: 03/07/2014
Melissa Ho ('04) , a shareholder in the Phoenix office of Polsinelli, was one of three attorneys honored at the Judge Learned Hand Awards luncheon on March 5, 2014. Melissa received the Emerging Leadership Award, a tribute to an attorney … [Read more...]

Eldena Bear Don't Walk (LL.M. '13) Profiled in Indian Country TodayPosted: 02/10/2014
Eldena Bear Don't Walk (LL.M. '13) was profiled in a February 10, 2014, post on Indian Country Today . Bear Don't Walk has been an appellate judge for nearly every tribe in Montana and was the first woman to serve as chief justice of the Crow … [Read more...]