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TJSL Patent Clinic Helps Inventors Accelerate the Application Process

August 15, 2018

Thomas Jefferson School of Law is one of only three law schools in California, and the only one in the San Diego, Imperial County, Orange County region with both patent and trademark clinics...

Alumnus Lee Vernon Featured in Podcast: Educating a New Generation of Solo Attorneys

July 23, 2018

Thomas Jefferson School of Law alumnus Lee Vernon, who began practicing law in January 2015, references Thomas Jefferson School of Law's Center for Solo Practitioners during an interview on a...

Professor Semeraro's Op-Ed: "How Reward Cards Encourage Merchants to Lower Prices" in Fortune Magazine

July 18, 2018

The following commentary by Thomas Jefferson School of Law Professor Steven Semeraro appeared in the July 16, 2018 edition of Fortune:

To the extent that reward cards increase a...

Associate Dean Aaron Schwabach Speaks at Symposium Hosted by the Patent Office of the Republic of Poland

July 16, 2018

In June, Associate Dean Aaron Schwabach was invited by the Patent Office of the Republic of Poland to serve as a speaker and panelist at the Patent Office's annual symposium in Warsaw; this year's...

Veterans Clinic Students and Staff Participate in Stand Down

July 6, 2018

Students, faculty, and volunteer attorneys associated with the Thomas Jefferson Veterans Legal Assistance Clinic (VLAC) participated in the 38th annual San Diego Stand Down this past weekend. ...

Linda Lane (LASSD Board Chair), Jeff Chinn, Gregory Knoll (LASSD Executive Director)

Thomas Jefferson School of Law Honored at LASSD's Pro Bono Program Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon

July 5, 2018

Last month, Office of Career Services Director Jeff Chinn and Associate Director Isabel Eustaquio represented TJSL at the Legal Aid Society of San Diego’s (LASSD) Pro Bono Program Volunteer...

Professors Bisom-Rapp and Lee Publish Essays in Important Yale-Stanford Joint Collection

June 19, 2018

Yesterday, the editors at Stanford Law Review Online and Yale Law Journal Online published an important joint collection of essays on ...

Thomas Jefferson Alumna Andrea Carter represents a Dakota Access Pipeline Water Protector

June 18, 2018

As a law student at Thomas Jefferson School of Law, Andrea Carter was passionate about legal work in the public interest. Now that she is in legal practice, she brings that passion to her work on...

Associate Dean Bisom-Rapp’s Path-Breaking Book Released in Paperback

June 15, 2018

Associate Dean Susan Bisom-Rapp’s co-authored book, Lifetime Disadvantage, Discrimination and the Gendered Workforce (with Malcolm Sargeant) (Cambridge University Press 2016), has been...