Marianne Wesson named Schaden Chair in Experiential Learning

March 21, 2011

Boulder — University of Colorado Law School Dean David Getches today announced Marianne “Mimi” Wesson as the first Schaden Chair in Experiential Learning, a newly endowed position at Colorado Law.

Colorado Law Holds 30th Alumni Awards Banquet

March 17, 2011


Marvin Wolf, Bob Knous, Dean David Getches, and 2011 William Lee Knous Award Recipient Dick Bratton

Law Students Vindicate Olympic Class Boxers' Rights

March 11, 2011

Winning Argument Allows “Box Off” for 2011 Pan American Games Qualifiers

New book examines obligations of Supreme Court Justices in constitutional rights disputes

March 9, 2011

Losing Twice holds Justices accountable to losing parties"For me, words are a form of action, capable of influencing change.

University of Colorado Law Professor involved in Wal-mart v. Dukes Supreme Court Case

March 7, 2011

Boulder – University of Colorado Law School Professor Melissa Hart has filed an amicus – or friend of the court – brief with the United States Supreme Court in the case of Wal-Mart v. Dukes on behalf of 31 Civil Procedure and Class Action Law Professors.

Colorado Law Professor defends constitutionality of the Affordable Care Act

March 3, 2011

Boulder –  University of Colorado Law School professor Melissa Hart filed an amicus – or ‘friend of the court’  -- brief this week in the US Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit on behalf of the National Women's Law Center (NWLC) and 25 other national organiza

Colorado Law Students Place 2nd at Moot Court Competition

March 3, 2011

Three teams representing the University of Colorado Law School competed in the National Native American Law Students (NALSA) Moot Court Competition at Columbia University in New York on Feb.

William N. Eskridge, Jr. named 54th John R. Coen Lecturer

February 28, 2011

Boulder – William N. Eskridge, Jr., the John A. Garver Professor of Jurisprudence at Yale Law School, has been named the 54th Annual John R. Coen lecturer. Eskridge’s speech, Discrimination to Protect Liberty, will be presented on Wednesday, March 16 from 5 p.m. – 7 p.m.

Colorado Law to do Clinical Study in India

February 14, 2011

BOULDER – February 14, 2011 – For the first time, the University of Colorado Law School’s Juvenile and Family Law Program will take a group of 15 students to India for a hands-on clinical application of the family law curriculum.The trip, scheduled March 17 – 24, will culm

Colorado Law Hosts Rothgerber Conference

February 9, 2011

For two days last month, legal scholars from around the country met in Colorado to discuss “Popular Constitutionalism and the Uses of History in Constitutional Argument.”  The occasion was the 18th annual Ira C. Rothgerber Jr. Conference, organized by the Byron R.