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Jul 07, 2014, 11:30 ET

Stanford Law School Center for Internet and Society Launches World Intermediary Liability Map to Educate the Public about Internet Regulation Worldwide

The Center for Internet and Society (CIS) at Stanford Law School launched a new online educational resource initiative called the "World...

Nov 18, 2013, 09:00 ET

Leading Health Law Scholar Joins Stanford Law School Faculty

 Stanford Law School today announced that David M. Studdert has joined the Stanford faculty as professor of law, effective November 1st. He...

Oct 30, 2013, 17:57 ET

Stanford Law School Honors Windsor Attorneys Roberta Kaplan and Pamela Karlan, ACLU Attorney Jennifer Chang Newell with Public Service Awards

The John and Terry Levin Center for Public Service and Public Interest Law at Stanford Law School has announced three awards for remarkable...

Jun 19, 2013, 14:01 ET

Stanford Law School Center for Internet and Society Launches "Cookie Clearinghouse" to Enable User Choice for Online Tracking

The Center for Internet and Society (CIS) at Stanford Law School launched a new online privacy initiative today called the "Cookie Clearinghouse,"...

May 13, 2013, 09:00 ET

Phillip Malone to Direct New Juelsgaard Intellectual Property and Innovation Clinic at Stanford Law School

 Stanford Law School today announced the appointment of Phillip Malone as professor of law and director of the new Juelsgaard Intellectual...

Mar 05, 2013, 12:05 ET

Constitutional Law and Democracy Scholar Nathaniel Persily Joins the Stanford Law School Faculty

Stanford Law School today announced that Nathaniel Persily, currently the Charles Keller Beekman Professor of Law and Political Science at Columbia...

Feb 21, 2013, 09:00 ET

Leading Scholar of Comparative Constitutional and Common Law Bernadette Meyler Joins Stanford Law School Faculty

Stanford Law School today announced that Bernadette A. Meyler, currently professor of law at Cornell University Law School, will join the Stanford...

Feb 20, 2013, 09:00 ET

Stanford Law School Launches New Human Rights Center

Center will be led by International Human Rights Law Expert and Professor James Cavallaro  Stanford Law School today announced the...

Jan 14, 2013, 06:00 ET

Stanford Law School Launches One-of-a-Kind Religious Liberty Clinic

Clinic Made Possible by $1.6M Gift from the Becket Fund for Religious Liberty Stanford Law School today announced the establishment of the...

Nov 07, 2012, 09:22 ET

Stanford Law School's Three Strikes Project Represents NAACP Legal Defense Fund in Historic Reform of the United States' Harshest Sentencing Law

California Ballot Measure to Reform "Three Strikes" Sentencing Law Passes Stanford Law School today announced that the work of faculty and...

Oct 29, 2012, 06:00 ET

Stanford Criminal Justice Center Awarded Major Grants To Fund Its Research On The Effects Of California's Prison Realignment

Research is intended to inform public policies related to California's Public Safety Realignment Act  The Stanford Criminal Justice...

Oct 12, 2012, 06:00 ET

Stanford Law School Honors Judge Patricia Wald and ACLU Attorney David Sapp with Public Service Awards

STANFORD, Calif., Oct. 12, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The John and Terry Levin Center for Public Service and Public Interest Law at...

Oct 02, 2012, 09:00 ET

Leading Experts Shirin Sinnar, Ronald Tyler, James Sonne to Join Stanford Law School

Stanford Law School today announced that three leading experts will begin teaching fall 2012: civil liberties and national security scholar Shirin...

Sep 24, 2012, 06:00 ET

Stanford Law School and American University of Afghanistan To Build Law Degree Program in Afghanistan with $7.2M Grant from the U.S. State Department

Stanford Law School today announced that its innovative program— the Afghanistan Legal Education Project (ALEP)—has been awarded a $7.2...

Sep 13, 2012, 12:58 ET

Stanford Law School to Receive Ford Foundation Grant to Fund Inaugural Public Interest Fellowship Program

Selected students will receive $15,000 for their summer public interest law work    Stanford Law School today announced that the...

Aug 16, 2012, 09:00 ET

Stanford Law School Makes Course and Career Guide for Law Students Available to the Public: SLSNavigator

Stanford Law School today unveiled to the public SLSNavigator—an online "career and curriculum guide" that enables law students to learn...

Jul 25, 2012, 13:52 ET

Stanford Law School's Allen Weiner Files Petition with the United Nations Working Group on Arbitrary Detention on Behalf of Seventeen Vietnamese Social and Political Activists

Allen Weiner, director of the Stanford Program in International and Comparative Law at Stanford Law School, today filed a petition with the United...

May 30, 2012, 09:00 ET

Jennifer Granick to Direct New Civil Liberties Initiative at Stanford Law School Center for Internet and Society

 Stanford Law School today announced the appointment of Jennifer Stisa Granick as Director of Civil Liberties at the Center for Internet and...

Feb 13, 2012, 09:00 ET

Stanford Law School Advances New Model for Legal Education

 Stanford Law School today announced the completion of the first phase of comprehensive reforms to its legal curriculum that began in November...

Nov 29, 2011, 09:00 ET

Titi Liu Joins Stanford Law School's Levin Center for Public Service and Public Interest Law

Stanford Law School today announced that Titi Liu will join the Levin Center for Public Service and Public Interest Law as its first director of...