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Thomas Jefferson School of Law Dean Thomas Guernsey's column published in the Sept/Oct issue of San Diego Lawyer Magazine

October 19, 2016

At a time when the legal profession has constricted and law schools have begun to shrink in size, the importance of maximizing new and existing alumni relationships is essential.  Traditionally,...

Thomas Jefferson School of Law Professor Brenda Simon Awarded Thomas Edison Innovation Fellowship

October 11, 2016

Thomas Jefferson School of Law is proud to announce that Professor Brenda Simon has been awarded a Thomas Edison Innovation Fellowship by the Center for the Protection of Intellectual Property at...

Successful 6th Annual National Sports Law Negotiation Competition

September 26, 2016

The Center for Sports Law & Policy at Thomas Jefferson School of Law hosted the Sixth Annual National Sports Law Negotiation Competition on Friday through Sunday, September 23-25, 2016.

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New Book Examines Working Women's Lifetime Disadvantage

September 20, 2016

Thomas Jefferson School of Law is proud to announce a forthcoming book co-authored by Associate Dean for Faculty Research/Scholarship and Law Professor Susan Bisom-Rapp. The book, entitled "...

Thomas Jefferson School of Law Celebrates its 10th Anniversary of the China Study Abroad Program

September 7, 2016

Over the summer, 26 students from Thomas Jefferson School of Law participated in the China Study Abroad Program in the South East part of China at the Zhejiang University Guanghua School of Law in...

Congratulations to Elizabeth Knowles '12 on her new position as Assistant Clinical Professor of Law at University of Akron School of Law!

September 6, 2016

Elizabeth M. Knowles joined the Akron Law faculty in 2016. Professor Knowles supervises the Immigration & Human Rights Law Clinic and teaches Asylum and Refugee Law. Her current research...

Thomas Jefferson School of Law Center for Criminal Law and Policy Director and Law Professor Alex Kreit interviewed in Bloomberg Law

September 2, 2016

Eugene Volokh, a professor at UCLA Law School, and Alex Kreit, a professor at the Thomas Jefferson School of Law, discuss an appeals court decision, which upheld a federal ban on the sale of guns...

Thomas Jefferson School of Law Center for Criminal Law and Policy Director Alex Kreit interviewed on Ban on Gun Sales to Marijuana Card

September 1, 2016

A federal ban on the sale of guns to medical marijuana card holders does not violate the Second Amendment, a federal appeals court said Wednesday.  To read more,...

Congratulations to Jaclyn Swe '06 on her promotion to General Counsel for Aptus Court Reporting

August 24, 2016

California's premier deposition services company, Aptus Court Reporting, has expanded Director of Business Development Jaclyn Swe's role to include duties of General Counsel for the company. To...