Monthly Archives: February 2008

Global Workplace Conference at Forefront of Labor and Employment Law

International and comparative workplace law was the focus of a dynamic videoconference held on February 15 & 16, 2008 in collaboration with the LSU Law Center, Seton Hall University School of Law, and Thomas Jefferson School of Law. The event featured internationally recognized speakers on the topic of Expanding Intellectual Borders with International and Comparative […]

Posted in Alumni, Faculty | Comments Off

LSU and Southern Join Together for Presidents’ Day 2008 Celebration

Some 200 students, faculty and staff from LSU Law and Southern University Law School joined together for a Presidents’ Day Celebration on February 18. The event, held on the LSU Law campus, was sponsored by the Student Bar Association and the LSU/SU chapters of the Federalist Society. “We had a huge turnout,” said Catherine Jenkins […]

Posted in Alumni, Faculty, Student | Comments Off

Sister Helen Prejean Speaks on Death Penalty

Sister Helen Prejean, internationally acclaimed author, spoke to a standing room only audience on Tuesday, February 19, 2008 at the LSU Law Center. Her talk, titled Actual Innocence and the Death Penalty was “the most absorbing, insightful presentation I’ve heard in many, many years,” said Professor Lucy McGough, director of the Pugh Institute for Justice. […]

Posted in Alumni, Faculty, Student | Comments Off

LSU Law Center Wins First Place at National Tax Moot Court Competition

LSU students participated in three separate events the weekend of February 8-10, 2008 with great success winning the National Championship in the Tax Moot Court Competition. The competitions each had a distinct focus: appellate advocacy, international arbitration, and trial advocacy. Erin Bray, David Conachen, and Adam Savoie represented the Law Center in St. Petersburg, Florida […]

Posted in Alumni, Student | Comments Off

LSU The Daily Reveille Features Law Center Student

The Daily Reveille article: Law school another stop in Irina Fox’s long journey from Russia

Posted in Alumni, Faculty, Student | Comments Off

LSU Law Advances to Final Rounds of National Moot Court Competition

The LSU Law Center team of David Geerken (3L), Jon Forester (2L), and Jonathan Ringo (2L) participated in the Final Rounds of the 58th Annual National Moot Court Competition in New York City on January 28-31, 2008.    LSU Law was one of only 28 schools who advanced to the Final Rounds, a competition that began […]

Posted in Alumni, Faculty, Student | Comments Off