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BCS Conference

TJSL Hosts Major Sports Law Conference on the BCS and Big-Time College Football

October 20, 2011

The first event organized by TJSL’s new Center for Sports Law and Policy is taking on a major topic: the college football Bowl Championship Series (the BCS) and the future of big-time college...

White House Conference

TJSL Student Attends White House Conference

October 20, 2011

Report on the White House Black LGBT Emerging Leaders Briefing

by Brandon Primus, 3L

Last month, I attended the Congressional Black Caucus Conference as a delegate from...

Out of the Ashes

TJSL Screens 9-11 Film on Halloween

October 19, 2011

“Out of the Ashes: 9/11”, an important and provocative film about the families of 9-11 tragedy victims, will be screened at TJSL on October 31. The film maker, Professor Marilyn J. Berger the...

White House Conference

TJSL Part of White House Online Conference

October 19, 2011

Thomas Jefferson School of Law participated in a live-streaming nationwide internet conference on October 13 presented from the White House.

The event was called "Champions of Change:...

BCS Conference

Center for Sports Law & Policy Schedules its First Major Event

October 18, 2011

The first event at TJSL’s new Center for Sports Law and Policy is taking on a major topic: the college football Bowl Championship Series (the BCS) and the future of big-time college football....

ProSlo in Ireland

Professor Slomanson Represents TJSL at Conference in Ireland

October 17, 2011

The American Bar Association International Section held its fall 2011 conference in Belfast and Dublin, attended by over 1,000 judges, lawyers, and professors from sixty countries. TJSL was...

TJSL Alumnus Keith Bremer Listed Among California's Top 100 Lawyers

October 12, 2011

By Rory McNea, Communications Office Student Assistant

“My experience in law school is really the foundation/cornerstone of my firm and my career.  I had a great...

ADR Team

ADR Society Teams Perform Well In Entertainment Law Negotiation Competition

October 10, 2011

By Professor Paul Spiegelman

On September 30 through October 3, three teams from Thomas Jefferson School of Law’s Alternate Dispute Resolution Society (ADR) traveled to Los...

LatCrit Conference

TJSL Hosts LatCrit Dinner on the Eighth Floor Terrace

October 7, 2011

It was like dining on top of the world – the view was spectacular!

Thomas Jefferson School of Law hosted a dinner Thursday evening, October 6 for the Sixteenth Annual LatCrit...

Slomanson Vinson

Lorena Slomanson ’03 Lands Aboard the USS Carl Vinson

October 6, 2011

TJSL grad Lorena Slomanson '03 is flying high these days – literally. She recently participated in a two-day "Distinguished Visitor Embark" aboard the USS Carl Vinson, hosted by the Commander of...