CU President Elizabeth Hoffman Visits Professor Weiser's Seminar

Jan. 13, 2005

The University of Colorado's President Betsy Hoffman visited Professor Phil Weiser's seminar on Law and Economics in the Information Age. The Seminar (click here for the course syllabus) focuses on various issues raised by the information age. These include the problems of standard setting, the regulation of broadband and wireless... Read more »

Colorado Law Hosts U.S. 10th Circuit Court of Appeals

Jan. 12, 2005

The Court of Appeals for the 10th Circuit heard arguments in the Moot Courtroom on Wednesday, January 12th. The Court heard several cases, including Chavez v. City of Albuquerque, Jones v. Hunt, Vesco v. Snedecker, Douglas v. Condon, and La Resolana Architects v. Clay Realtors Angel Fire. Prior to hearing... Read more »

Elliott Dorff Lectures on The Living Tree: An Introduction to Jewish Law

Jan. 11, 2005

Professor Mark Loewenstein and Professor Elliot DorffRabbi Elliott Dorff presented a well-attended lecture titled The Living Tree: An Introduction to Jewish Law on Tuesday, January 11, 2005, at the Law School. Dean David Getches welcomed Professor Dorff, and Professor Mark Loewenstein introduced Professor Dorff. Elliot Dorff was ordained a Conservative... Read more »

Student Bar Association Receives ABA Award for Hosting International Conference

Jan. 1, 2005

The School of Law's Student Bar Association recently received a Certificate of Appreciation from the American Bar Association for hosting the International Law Student Association Annual Conference at CU October 21st-24th, 2004. The conference was also sponsored by the Doman International Law Society, the Journal of International Environmental Law and... Read more »

Professor Campos Publishes on the Year in Ideas in NYT Magazine

Dec. 12, 2004

Professor Paul Campos published a short piece titled Sabermetrics for Football in the New York Times Magazine's Year in Ideas Special Issue on Sunday, December 12, 2004. (Click here to see the Magazine Table of Contents at the New York Times.) Co-authored with Jonathan Chait, a New Republic Senior Editor,... Read more »

Colorado Senator-Elect Mitchell and Professor Collins Discuss TABOR

Dec. 2, 2004

On Thursday, December 2, 2004, Colorado State Representative and Senator-Elect Shawn Mitchell (R-Broomfield) visited the law school. He first addressed Professor Richard Collins' Colorado Government class concerning his thoughts on the Colorado Taxpayer's Bill of Rights (TABOR). Professor Collins asked Mr. Mitchell to discuss whether an amendment to TABOR is... Read more »

Professor Nagel Speaks on Why Law Schools are Bad for Democracy

Nov. 30, 2004

Professor Robert Nagel, Rothgerber Professor of Constitutional Law, gave a provocative lecture on Tuesday, November 30th before an audience of roughly seventy law students, faculty and staff. The talk, which was based on his provocative election-day Wall Street Journal editorial "Law Schools Are Bad for Democracy", examined the relationship between... Read more »

Secretary of the Interior Norton Visits Law School

Nov. 23, 2004

Secretary of the Interior Gale Norton visited the law school on Tuesday, November 23, 2004, and fielded questions from an engaged audience of law students, faculty, and visitors. The Natural Resources Law Center hosted Secretary Norton, who was on campus as part of the Center of the American West's series,... Read more »

Pulitzer-prize Winning Author Starr Discusses Recent Book at Law School

Nov. 17, 2004

On November 17th, the Silicon Flatirons Telecommunications Program hosted Pulitzer Prize-winning author Paul Starr (click here for his personal home page) for a discussion on his recent book, The Creation of the Media. The event assembled a top flight group of academics and professionals to discuss the implications of Starr's... Read more »

Professor Pizzi Receives Colorado Bar Association's Don Sears Award

Nov. 16, 2004

Colorado Law Professor William T. Pizzi recently was recognized with the Don Sears Award presented by the CBA Ethics Committee (click here for CBA web site). The award was presented for his "tireless commitment to the ethical enhancement of the legal profession." Pizzi was licensed to practice law in Colorado... Read more »