Feb. 11, 2011—Teams argued First Amendment problem regarding when a school official may regulate student speech on the Internet.
Feb. 9, 2011—Shaw honored for work with Tennessee Justice for Our Neighbors, an advocacy organization for immigrants.
Feb. 7, 2011—Koh delivered keynote address for symposium on "Foreign State Immunity at Home and Abroad."
Feb. 4, 2011—With "Three Images of the Arctic," Law of the Sea scholar Daniel Caron illuminates governance issues created by rapid transition.
Feb. 3, 2011—Lynn Stout, Paul Hastings Professor, UCLA Law School, delivered the 2011 Johnson Lecture February 1.
Jan. 31, 2011—Galvin served as Vanderbilt's Centennial Professor of Law from 1983-90 and as Dean of SMU Law School from 1963-80.
Jan. 28, 2011—Distinguished scholar of comparative law, administrative law, accounting and legal ethics died January 26.
Jan. 21, 2011—Seymores appointment as Associate Professor of Chemistry effective January 1, 2011.
Jan. 20, 2011—Justice Holland is the seventh recipient honored with the American Judicature Society's Opperman Award.
Jan. 20, 2011—2011 Martin Luther King Jr. Lecture at Vanderbilt Law School
Jan. 13, 2011—2011 Alumni Awards announced by Dean Chris Guthrie
Jan. 12, 2011—McEntee and Lynch were joint winners of annual online poll conducted by "Above the Law" blog
Jan. 12, 2011—Professors Tracey George and Michael Vandenbergh drew their students attention to the work of AmeriCares, an international disaster relief and aid organization headed by Curtis R. Welling, Class of 1975.
Dec. 30, 2010—Chris Lantz, a third-year law student and the President of the Vanderbilt Bar Association, died last night in a snowmobile accident. Chris was a central figure in the life of the Law School. We are deeply saddened by the news of his death, and our hearts go out to Chriss family, friends, classmates, and teachers during this very difficult time.
Dec. 16, 2010—Nita Farahany serves on commission; her research focuses on legal, philosophical and social issues arising from biosciences.
Dec. 7, 2010—Presentation at American Enterprise Institute addresses the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act's expanded Medicaid mandate
Dec. 7, 2010—Professor Hurder will serve a three-year term on the Council.
Nov. 30, 2010—When Michael A. Newton, professor of the practice of law at Vanderbilt, was asked to serve as a member of a working group on genocide prevention, several students in his International Law Practice Lab gained an opportunity to support his work with their own substantive research on what makes international networks work effectively.
Nov. 18, 2010—Sharp is a founding partner of Drescher & Sharp in Nashville.
Nov. 17, 2010—Justice Breyer delivers 2010 Cecil Sims Lecture and teaching Regulatory State class
Nov. 15, 2010—Hersch will serve a two-year term as a vice president of SEA
Nov. 5, 2010—Lance represents New Jersey's 7th District, Quayle to represent Arizona's 3rd District
Oct. 27, 2010—Study by W. Kip Viscusi and Joni Hersch of Vanderbilt's Law & Economics Program finds Mexican immigrants work in higher risk jobs with low wages
Oct. 27, 2010—Vanderbilt Law School's Board of Advisors voted to give itself a new name on October 22