James Garrity, a partner in the law firm Morgan Lewis & Bockius, is returning to the bench as a U.S. bankruptcy judge in New York after more than a 15-year absence, court officials announced on Wednesday.
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February 7, 2015
There is an ongoing national debate about the "religious objections" to vaccines claimed by parents. According to Professor Mark l. Movsesian, director of the Law School's Center for Law and Religion, these objections are really grounded in personal belief, rather than religion.
For the first time in eight years, a team from St. John’s Law advanced past the first round of the National Baseball Arbitration Competition held at Tulane University Law School.
After Serving His Country and New York City, Gene Dirks '17 Pursues a Joint Degree at St. John’s Law
February 4, 2015
Service to country and community has been a cornerstone of Gene Dirks’ professional life since he enlisted in the US Army in 2004. He demonstrates that same staunch commitment as he pursues a dual degree at St. John's.
Law School Alumni Association Honors Steven J. Gartner ‘84 and Esterina Giuliani ‘06 at Annual Luncheon
February 3, 2015
Over 300 alumni, faculty, administrators, friends, and students came together at the New York Hilton on January 30, 2015 for the Law School Alumni Association’s annual luncheon, honroing Steven J. Gartner ‘84 and Esterina Giuliani ‘06.
February 3, 2015
St. John’s Law students took top honors in two student competitions sponsored by the New York State Bar Association’s (NYSBA) Labor and Employment Law Section.
During the January intersession, St. John's Law 1Ls learned the art and practice of negotiation hands on in the new, required Lawyering course.
Fifteen St. John’s Law students explored Ireland’s legal system, history, and culture as participants in the 10-day Dean’s Travel Study Program held during the January intersession.
Professor Jeff Sovern argues that the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau should ban arbitration clauses in boilerplate consumer contracts because people generally don't understand them.
January 22, 2015
St. John’s Law is pleased to announce the publication of God, Schools, and Government Funding: First Amendment Conundrums, the latest book by Professor Nina J. Crimm and co-author Professor Laurence H. Winer of the Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law at Arizona State University.