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Perry Brandt ’77 to serve as 2014 president of the Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association

Dec. 11, 2013—Brandt is a partner with Bryan Cave who has previously held numerous leadership positions within KCMBA.

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Zachary Fardon ’92 confirmed as U.S Attorney for the Northern District of Illinois

Oct. 17, 2013—Fardon's appointment gained the unanimous approval of the U.S. Senate.

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21 members of Class of 2013 selected for Order of the Coif

Sep. 6, 2013—Order of the Coif members are selected by faculty approval and represent the top 10 percent of the class.

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Judge Thomas Phillips ’69 retires from federal bench

Aug. 27, 2013—Judge Thomas W. Phillips retired on July 6, 2013, which was also his 70th birthday. Judge Phillips became a U.S. magistrate judge in 1991. He was appointed by President George W. Bush to a seat on the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Tennessee in 2002. Judge Phillips was honored for his service...

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Former Senator James Sasser ’61 (BA’58) donates papers to Vanderbilt

Jul. 17, 2013—Sasser is a former three-term U.S. senator from Tennessee and ambassador to China.

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32 Vanderbilt Law graduates secure clerkships during 2012-13

Jun. 15, 2013—23 members of the Class of 2013 and 8 recent graduates secure 33 clerkships.

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Appellate Clinic’s victory in LaFountain v. Harry corrects Sixth Circuit precedent

Jun. 11, 2013—Four members of the Class of 2013 establish the right of indigent clients to amend cases filed in federal courts.

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Paul Kurtz ’72 (BA’68) passes the baton to Lonnie Brown ’89 at UGA Law

May. 15, 2013—Brown appointed associate dean at UGA Law upon Kurtz's retirement from the position, which he has held since 1991.

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Wayne Hyatt ’68 (BA’65) receives Frederick S. Lane Award from the American College of Real Estate Lawyers

May. 15, 2013—Lane Award recognizes real estate lawyers for their career contributions to the profession; Hyatt is only the eighth recipient in ACREL's 35-year history.

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James H. Cheek III ’67 increases his teaching role at Vanderbilt Law School

May. 13, 2013—Nationally recognized corporate and securities law attorney Jim Cheek appointed professor of the practice of law.

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Robert Reder ’78 named professor of the practice of law

May. 13, 2013—Corporate governance expert Bob Reder joins faculty following a 33-year career in transactional practice with Milbank Tweed Hadley & McCloy.

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Marcy Nicks Moody, Class of 2013, is one of 15 winners of the 2013 Burton Award for legal writing

May. 9, 2013—Moody will receive her award on June 3 at a gala event at the Library of Congress in Washington, D.C.

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Wyatt Sassman ’13 wins Tennessee Bar Association’s environmental law writing competition

Apr. 23, 2013—Sassman receives Jon E. Hastings Memorial Writing Award for his article "Administrative Compliance Orders and Due Process After Sackett."

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Dick Aldrich ’75 and Lee Cutcliff ’67 recognized as distinguished alumni

Apr. 16, 2013—Aldrich honored as VLS 2013 Distinguished Alumni and Cutcliff with the 2013 Distinguished Service Award.

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George Barrett ’57 and Waverly Crenshaw ’81 honored by Tennessee Human Rights Commission

Mar. 19, 2013—Barrett and Crenshaw were among 10 Nashvillians honored for advocacy of human rights.

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Vanderbilt team of Scott Friedman and Alex McVeagh reach semi-finals in International Commercial Mediation Competition

Feb. 28, 2013—First Vanderbilt team to participate in International Chamber of Commerce competition wins “Best Public Speakers” award, advances to semi-final round.

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Panel addresses software patent aggregators, also known as “patent trolls”

Feb. 28, 2013—Julie Samuels ’05, staff attorney with the Electronic Frontier Foundation, and law professors Colleen Chien and Timothy Holbrook discussed challenges presented by “patent assertion entities.”

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Five Vanderbilt law professors will co-teach Osher Lifelong Learning course on “The Living Constitution”

Feb. 5, 2013—"The Living Constitution: Supreme Court Decisions that Affect Our Lives" is coordinated by Professor Emeritus Robert Covington and co-taught by Professor Emeritus Tom McCoy and Professors Mark Brandon, Susan Kay and David Hudson.

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