The tech issue
Teaching lawyers to lead the way with a focus on ethics and interdisciplinary engagement.
Judge Allyson Duncan '75 tells grads to value "serendipity," seize opportunities that come their way.
Defending free speech
First Amendment Clinic caps off successful first year, readies new Campus Speech Database.
Forging paths and making connections
Duke's Pre-Law Undergraduate Scholars Program offers networking and experiential learning opportunities
D.C. Institute offers introduction to law school
Duke Law faculty to teach alongside U.S. Senator and former White House counsel
Lucas v. South Carolina Coastal Council
When David Lucas discovered that he could not build on his beachfront lots, he challenged South Carolina's limits on development along the beach. The legal case that followed, 505 U.S. 1003 (1992), pitted the state's interest in preserving the shoreline against Lucas's rights as a property owner and became a milestone in the law of takings.