News Archive - 2005



12/20/2005 Michigan, Illinois team up for Comparative Law Workshop
12/16/2005 Year-End Donation Information
12/16/2005 Alumni-Student Career Conference set for January 28
12/14/2005 College of Law congratulates Student Moot Court winners
12/14/2005 College of Law recognizes Student Moot Court winners
12/9/2005 Holiday Giving: A College of Law Student Tradition
12/9/2005 Seven Faculty Attend Law and Economic Development Conference in China
12/2/2005 College of Law hosts Alumni Reception at ISBA Midyear Meeting in Chicago


11/29/2005 Professor Ribstein quoted in The New York Times Business Section (Nov. 26) on Eliot Spitzer
11/28/2005 Professor Colombo quoted on clinic property tax exemption in Cleveland Plain Dealer
11/28/2005 Pennsylvania Law Professor Paul H. Robinson to present "Intuitions of Justice" December 1 as part of Criminal Law Colloquium
11/23/2005 Professor Ribstein quoted in Washington Post story on Justice Department dropping Arthur Andersen case
11/21/2005 Professor Freyfogle and environmental law featured in Chicago Daily Law Bulletin
11/18/2005 Professor Kaplan discusses new Medicare drug plan and Bush Tax Reform proposal on local radio and television
11/15/2005 Professor Ross quoted on regarding recent NASCAR ruling
11/14/2005 Professor Ribstein quoted on Microsoft utilizing Ireland's corporate tax rate in November 13 edition of The Sunday Times (London).
11/14/2005 Professor Colombo quoted on non-profit organizations and tax exemptions in November 14 edition of The New York Times
11/10/2005 Professor Gunsalus named to Illinois Supreme Court Commission on Professionalism
11/10/2005 Dean Hurd presents College of Law update at UI Board of Trustees meeting
11/7/2005 Trial and Negotiation Teams Enjoy Competition Success
11/18/2005 Law School hosts official release of The Illinois White Paper: Improving the System for Protecting Human Subjects
11/7/2005 Professor David Meyer quoted in Sunday's New York Times
11/7/2005 Professor Jacqueline Ross receives Ed Wise Award
11/1/2005 Professor Ribstein quoted on front page of Wall Street Journal on Supreme Court nominee Samuel Alito
11/13/2005 Harvard Professor David Studdert to present medical malpractice lecture today at 4 p.m.


10/31/2005 Illinois Law Graduates Hit 92% in Bar Passage Rate
10/24/2005 Black Law Students Association and Law School Democrats host Illinois State Representative Marlow Colvin November 1
10/24/2005 Renowned birder, author and photographer Tim Gallagher to present lecture on November 4
10/22/2005 College of Law honors Distinguished Alumni during busy Homecoming weekend
10/18/2005 European Alumni Association hosts Festschrift for former Dean Peter Hay
10/7/2005 Professor Dr. Rolf Wank to present lecture on European developments in Antidiscrimination Law
10/6/2005 Professor Bruce Smith to present "Miranda's Paradoxical Pre-History" at Yale Law School Legal History Forum
10/6/2005 Muslim Law Students Association presents lecture on Iraqi Constitution


9/29/2005 Senator George Mitchell to present Vacketta-DLA Piper Lecture entitled "America's Role in the World in the 21st Century" October 20
9/23/2005 Employee Justice Clinic sponsoring VESSA training for attorneys and advocates
9/23/2005 Employee Justice Clinic offers legal assistance to Hurricane Katrina victims
9/21/2005 Professor Beckett named CJA Panel Representative for U.S. District Court
9/19/2005 National Law Journal tabs Illinois # 17 in major law firm hiring poll
9/19/2005 Professor Smith moderates campus debate on file sharing featuring rapper Chuck D
9/13/2005 Professor Ribstein quoted in Sept. 12 Wall Street Journal article
9/13/2005 Professor Kaplan named Distinguished Fellow in Canadian Centre for Elder Law Studies
9/2/2005 Illinois Law Alumni encouraged to "Support A Student"
9/2/2005 Law School community pitches in for Hurricane Katrina victims
9/2/2005 Admission Information for Displaced Tulane and Loyola (La.) Students
9/23/2005 Baum Lecture Series Focuses on Religion's Impact on Health Care Decisions


8/26/2005 Professor Lawrence Solum named Cribbet Professor of Law
8/26/2005 Debra Walker '87 named to Illinois Bar Foundation Board
8/26/2005 Top 15 ranked Class of 2008 brings huge jump in LSAT test scores along with diversity and talent
8/22/2005 Professor Matthew Finkin inducted into College of Labor and Employment


6/22/2005 Professor Richard Ross Awarded Workman Research Grant
6/14/2005 Faculty Promotions Announced
6/8/2005 Social Security Not in Peril, Says Professor Richard Kaplan
6/14/2005 Top 20 Honors for Faculty Scholarship
6/22/2005 Faculty Scholarship Receives Accolades
6/29/2005 Jenner Library Acquires Blackstone's Commentaries
6/8/2005 60% Participation for J.D. Class of 2005 Gift; 103% for LL.M. Class


5/31/2005 House Ways and Means Committee Hears Testimony from Professor John Colombo on Non-Profit Hospitals
5/31/2005 2005 Graduate Wins National Clinical Legal Education Award
5/10/2005 Professor David Meyer in New York Times


4/14/2005 Professor Larry Ribstein on MCI Takeover Offer in Wall Street Journal
4/1/2005 College of Law Moves Up in U.S. News Rankings


3/31/2005 College Awards Distinguished Alumni
3/21/2005 Professor David Hyman on Medical Malpractice in The Austin Chronicle
3/9/2005 2005 Commencement Weekend
3/2/2005 Professor Tom Ginsburg Selected for Campus Teaching Award
3/29/2005 Subscribe to Dean Hurd's E-Newsletter
3/9/2005 99.5% Employment for Class of 2004


2/24/2005 Professor David Hyman on Health Care Legislation
2/22/2005 Professor Painter Accepts White House Appointment
2/17/2005 Professor Steve Ross on NHL Replacement Players
2/9/2005 Trial Team Makes Semi-Finals at Nationals
2/9/2005 Top 16 Finish for Moot Court Team
2/16/2005 Save the Date: Spring Gala Dinner-Dance is April 1


1/31/2005 Bankruptcy Moot Court Team Advances to Nationals
1/7/2005 IP Law Summer Program at University of Oxford June 27 to August 5