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Emerging tools for more equitable policy
» Professor Matthew Adler co-edited the new Oxford Handbook of Well-Being and Public Policy.
News & Events for Alumni
Thursday, October 13, 2016, 6:00 PM
Friday, October 28, 2016, 8:00 AM
Saturday, October 29, 2016, 12:00 PM
Duke Law News
- Jonathan Wiener addresses climate, catastrophes, retrospective review, TTIP, and China’s environmental risk regulation
- Start-Up Ventures Clinic hosts Sept. 29 legal tech showcase during Duke's Entrepreneurship Week
- Community Enterprise Clinic and Start-Up Ventures Clinic students, led by Glazer ’16, help violin store transition to worker-owned co-op EVS
- Eight-year effort represents a learning lab in advocacy skills for students in Environmental Law and Policy Clinic
- Video: Miller and Volokh discuss "Guns and the Supreme Court: The Influence of History" The Aspen Institute
- Aronie '93: Combat professional atrophy by doing something "new, different, and even scary" The Federal Lawyer
- Baade ’55, a former Duke Law faculty member, dies at 86 Weed-Corley-Fish
- Cottingham LLMLE ’11 discusses directing LIU's Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation Innovate Long Island
- Michael Hiatt '09
- Damiano JD/MA ’14 joins DOJ Legal Honors Program
From the Campus: Alumni News
222 students representing 119 undergraduate institutions comprise the JD Class of 2019.
- International Week kicks off on Monday! Events include speakers, presentations, and the annual Food Fiesta… https://t.co/UjeiSk4XHH - September 23, 2016
- Watch live: Students host roundtable on voting issues with former TX Sen. Wendy Davis: https://t.co/ylSxrdnQMn - September 23, 2016
- Powell analyzes Obama administration policies for targeted killing of terrorists https://t.co/7vPLlomXxo - September 22, 2016
- Jonathan Aronie '93: Combat professional atrophy by doing something "new, different, and even scary" https://t.co/FakGjNOO2w - September 21, 2016
- Wiener addresses climate, catastrophes, retrospective review, TTIP, and China’s environmental risk regulation https://t.co/OQZKLZMtGx - September 21, 2016
- Gulnara Iskakova LLM'05 is the ambassador of the Kyrgyz Republic in Great Britain and Northern Ireland. She has previously served as vice president and rapporteur at the United Nations Human Rights Council and as the Kyrgyz Permanent Representative to the UN.
- Chris Petrini JD'87 received an Amicus Service Award from the International Municipal Lawyers Association (IMLA) for his pro bono co-authorship of an amicus brief on behalf of IMLA and several other parties in Lopez et al v. City of Lawrence et al, an appeal currently pending before the First Circuit Court of Appeals. Chris founded Framingham, Mass.-based Petrini & Associates P.C. in 2004 and represents cities and towns as town counsel and as special counsel in various litigation matters.
- James Crouse JD'80 has authored his debut novel, Broken Eagle (Catamount Island Publishing, 2016), “a hard-hitting story with a military-legal theme.” Jim practiced aviation law for over 30 years, and has taught an aviation law class at Duke Law and George Washington. He is the co-author of the casebook, Aviation Law: Cases and Materials (Carolina Academic Press, 2006).
- Ron Frank JD'72 has joined Blank Rome as a partner in the corporate, M&A, and securities group in the firm’s Pittsburgh office. He joins Blank Rome from Reed Smith, where he was a partner for more than 16 years.