Dayton Law News


Debating Bankruptcy Laws

02.14.2007 | Culture and Society, Campus and Community, Law

National experts will gather at the University of Dayton Feb. 26-27 to debate the pros and cons of recent changes to bankruptcy laws. More


Preview of PBS Series at UD School of Law

01.29.2007 | Culture and Society, Law

Law and political science professors will discuss the history and future of the U.S. Supreme Court after a free preview of "The Supreme Court: Nation of Liberties." More


Ahead of the Legal Education Curve

01.23.2007 | Law, Students

A national publication mentions UD, along with Harvard, Stanford and Vanderbilt, as a school that has started or will start programs designed to give law students more experience with clients and ethical and social issues. More


Among the Nation's Best

10.11.2006 | Law

School of Law makes The Princeton Review's "Best 170 Law Schools." More


Taking Bill Gates' Idea to Market

09.18.2006 | Campus and Community, Law

Bill Neukom, the lawyer who guided Microsoft through many of its legal challenges, will be part of a School of Law event to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Wright brothers receiving a patent for their 'flying machine.' More


Assistant Law Professor Dies at Age 31

09.11.2006 | Faculty, Law

Ramzi Nasser started at UD in 2004. He was dedicated to the poor, particularly those needing representation in the criminal justice system. More


Former Law School Dean Dies

09.07.2006 | Law, Faculty

Dick Braun helped restart the UD School of Law in 1974. Before he left in 1980, he helped the school receive its American Bar Association accreditation. More


From Sea to Shining Sea

09.05.2006 | Students, Law

The School of Law draws students from a record number of states and its applicant pool consistently ranks ahead of the national average. More


Bucking a National Trend

05.19.2006 | Students, Law

Law school applications are down 3 percent nationwide. But, UD's applications are up 14 percent thanks to a summer start, two-year option and curriculum changes. More


Pro Bono Pledge

05.09.2006 | Students, Law

The School of Law will ask incoming students to sign a pro bono pledge. It will honor 10 students at spring commencement for their service to the poor. More