Jan. 21, 2015Tarkington endowed the Tarkington Chair of Teaching Excellence and the law school's Tarkington Suite and was honored as the 2011 Distinguished Alumnus.
Jan. 20, 2015Rossi's SCOTUSblog post addresses ONEOK Inc. v. Learjet Inc., which deals with the scope of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission's enforcement authority and whether state regulation of energy firms presents a conflict with federal law.
Dec. 30, 2014California Supreme Court Justice Goodwin Liu, Chief Judge Diane Wood of the Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals, and Judge Andre Davis of the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals will deliver talks and visit VLS classes.
Dec. 17, 2014Sanghavi will work at the Legal Aid Society of Middle Tennessee to develop a legal advocacy program to help people with criminal convictions reenter their communities.
Travis Randall McDonough ‘97 nominated to seat on U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Tennessee
Dec. 5, 2014A former partner with Miller & Martin, McDonough currently serves as chief of staff for Chattanooga Mayor Andy Berke
Daniel Gervais to serve as associate reporter of the American Law Institute’s Restatement of Law Copyright
Dec. 4, 2014An expert in copyright law, Gervais directs the Vanderbilt Intellectual Property Program.
Nov. 21, 2014Ashford currently serves as acting assistant attorney general and as deputy assistant attorney general for appellate and review in the Tax Division of the Department of Justice.
News & Events
- Carlton Tarkington ’63 (BA’59) dies at 78
- Energy regulation expert Jim Rossi comments on Supreme Court case addressing Natural Gas Act
- 01/27/2015 at 12:00 p.m. — Civil Procedure Reform: A Conversation with Chief Judge Diane Wood
- 01/29/2015 at 12:00 p.m. — 'Energy and Environmental Policy after the Midterm Elections'