Silicon Flatirons Telecommunications Program Receives $750,000 for Technology Policy Law Clinic and Research Fund

April 12, 2007

The Silicon Flatirons Telecommunications Program has received more than $750,000 from private and non-profit donors to help establish a new clinic and to fund research. Pam Samuelson and Robert Glushko of Berkeley, California, have donated $500,000 to establish a Technology Policy Law Clinic.

Silicon Flatirons Public Safety Roundtable: Frames Debate on Future of Next Generation Network for Public Safety

April 12, 2007

Colorado Law’s Silicon Flatirons Telecommunications Program hosted a roundtable over the last two days, attended by thought leaders in public safety, academia, and industry to discuss the opportunity to develop a next generation network for public safety communications.

Governor Signs Loan Repayment Bill to Encourage Public Interest Careers

April 9, 2007

Today, House Bill 07-1242, Higher Ed Public Service Loan Repayment, which had passed the House and Senate unanimously, was signed by Governor Bill Ritter at a signing ceremony.

The Rothgerber Moot Court Competition

April 6, 2007

In the final round of this year’s Rothgerber Moot Court Competition, the teams argued the case of Dom L. Door (Petitioner) v. United States (Respondent), which is before the United States Supreme Court.

Colorado Law Earns GOLD for Being Green

March 22, 2007

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The Climate of Environmental Justice: Taking Stock Conference

March 18, 2007

On March 16-17, The Climate of Environmental Justice: Taking Stock conference, gathered 125 academics and practitioners from around the country to consider the pressing issues facing low-income and/or communities of color that continue to be subjected to a disproportionate share of environmental

26th Alumni Awards Banquet _ Record Attendance and Sponsorship

March 15, 2007

March 22, 2007 – The 26th Annual University of Colorado Law School Alumni Awards Banquet, the Law Alumni’s signature event, was held on the evening of Wednesday, March 14th, at the Hyatt Regency Denver.

Rethinking the Great Lakes Compact

March 1, 2007

Support for passing the proposed Great Lakes-St. Lawrence River Basin Water Resources Compact is gaining momentum, but University of Colorado law Professor Mark Squillace urges the parties in the eight Great Lake Basin states to take a step back and rethink their entire approach.

Colorado Law to Host National Climate Change Conference

February 28, 2007

The Natural Resources Law Center and the University of Colorado at Boulder School of Law will host a two-day conference on the impact of climate change and its direct effect on society's most vulnerable populations.

Ethics and Collaborative Law Presentation

February 20, 2007

The Juvenile and Family Law Program sponsored a lunchtime presentation titled “Ethics and Collaborative Law.”  One of Colorado’s leading family law attorneys, Dave Johnson, of Kane, Donley & Johnson PC, provided an introduction to the basic concepts of collaborative law