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Aug 17, 2016, 14:13 ET UH Law Center to host annual 'Works-in-Progress' conference on state and local government law

 The University of Houston Law Center is providing an opportunity for scholars and practitioners in the field of state and local government law...


Jun 22, 2016, 12:31 ET Zealous Advocacy Conference to emphasize ethics, impact of trauma in juvenile justice

Juvenile justice attorneys will meet in July for the 15th annual Zealous Advocacy Conference at University of Houston Law Center. The event,...


Jun 07, 2016, 14:49 ET UH Law Center and National Association of Professional Women to host 'Power Networking Event' on June 14

 The University of Houston Law Center is hosting a "power networking event" in partnership with the National Association of Professional Women...


May 04, 2016, 17:03 ET UHLC Health Law & Policy Institute teams up with Connect2HealthFCC task force at May 18 conference to discuss how broadband technology can help improve mental health care

 The University of Houston Law Center's Health Law & Policy Institute is partnering with the Federal Communications Commission's...


Apr 13, 2016, 14:00 ET Mexican official to explain liberalization of his country's energy policies during UHLC lecture

As part of a University of Houston Law Center lecture series, Dr. César Emiliano Hernández Ochoa, undersecretary of electricity of the...


Apr 04, 2016, 17:14 ET University of Houston Law Center workshop to explore preparations for control of Zika virus

 Concerns over confirmed cases of the Zika virus in Houston have prompted the Health Law & Policy Institute (HLPI) at the...


Mar 29, 2016, 15:30 ET New York Times columnist Joe Nocera and ESPN/CBS sports basketball analyst Len Elmore will debate state of college athletics at the University of Houston Law Center

Is college sports broken? Are student-athletes a quaint notion from the distant past? Should players be paid and cash in on the merchandising...


Mar 29, 2016, 13:04 ET Criminal justice experts propose pretrial reforms in new report and videos from conference hosted by the University of Houston Law Center and the University of Texas LBJ School of Public Affairs

 The Criminal Justice Institute at the University of Houston Law Center (UHLC) and the Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs at the...


Feb 26, 2016, 17:01 ET NAACP President Cornell Williams Brooks will address racial profiling as guest speaker of the Yale L. Rosenberg Lecture at UH Law Center

 NAACP President and CEO Cornell Williams Brooks will discuss racial profiling next week as the featured speaker of the Yale L. Rosenberg...


Feb 17, 2016, 16:06 ET UH Professors Will Analyze Issues Presented by the 2016 Presidential Election

 The University of Houston Law Center (UHLC) and the College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences (CLASS) will host a conference analyzing the...


Jan 07, 2016, 13:58 ET UH Law Center moot court competition and symposium to focus on terror, use of 3-D printers to make weapons

 Some of the nation's top moot court programs will participate Jan. 28-30 in the 8th Annual National Moot Court Championship with an...


Jan 05, 2016, 14:07 ET UH Law Center to host symposium focusing on pre-trial aspects of criminal justice system

Recent high profile and sometimes tragic criminal cases have made headlines across the country, but much happens between the time a suspect is...


Nov 19, 2015, 16:31 ET UH Law Center joins Mexican oil and gas agency in mutual training and education pact

 The University of Houston Law Center (UHLC) and Mexico's National Hydrocarbons Commission (CNH) recently launched a partnership that offers...


Nov 09, 2015, 10:47 ET UH Law Center to host Black and Hispanic pre-law conferences Nov. 13 - 14

 The University of Houston Law Center is hosting two pre-law conferences this month designed to provide African American and...


Sep 11, 2015, 16:21 ET Zealous Advocacy Conference at UH Law Center helps juvenile defense attorneys develop tools to represent troubled youth

 Juvenile justice advocates will gather at the University of Houston Law Center in September for the 14th annual Zealous Advocacy Conference to...


Sep 10, 2015, 17:55 ET Environment, Energy, & National Resources Center at UH Law Center draws top experts to discuss EPA, shale, and clean energy

Energy experts will assess the future development and environmental impacts of energy sources in Texas and around the world in consecutive weeks in...


Jun 03, 2015, 18:00 ET The University of Houston's Center for U.S. and Mexican Law releases its first study on the regulation of offshore oil and gas in the Gulf of Mexico

As negotiations between the United States and Mexico continue over the allocation of oil and gas rights in the Gulf of Mexico, the Center for U.S....


Jun 03, 2015, 16:41 ET Innovative University of Houston Law Center mentorship program to grow in second year

 After successfully completing its first year, the Juvenile & Capital Advocacy Project (JCAP) at the University of Houston Law Center...


Jun 03, 2015, 15:36 ET UH Law Center prof Zale says it will take time for laws to catch up with 'sharing economy'

 With the advent of new, technology-driven companies such as Airbnb, Uber, and Lyft that are changing the way people use their property and...


Jun 03, 2015, 15:17 ET Texas Consumer Complaint Center at UH Law Center offers assistance to victims of recent flooding

 The Texas Consumer Complaint Center at the University of Houston Law Center is offering legal assistance to those affected by recent...


Jun 02, 2015, 14:49 ET First graduates of Houston-Calgary law school partnership earn dual JDs with degree emphasis in energy law

 The energy sector is a primary linchpin of the global economy, and its impacts on security, development and the environment are profound. The...


May 29, 2015, 16:01 ET Football stadium tragedy serves as backdrop for latest legal thriller by UH Law Center's David Crump

University of Houston Law Center professor David Crump has found time between lectures and grading exams to craft his fifth novel, "Sudden Death...


May 29, 2015, 13:12 ET Houston Law Review Explores Same-Sex Marriage In Latest Issue

While the U.S. Supreme Court weighs the constitutionality of same-sex marriage, a Yale law professor offers a clear-cut, "originalist" argument in...


May 28, 2015, 15:35 ET UH Law Center partners with Andrews Kurth for the IPIL Spring Lecture

 The University of Houston Law Center's Institute for Intellectual Property & Information Law (IPIL) and the Andrews Kurth law firm...


May 27, 2015, 12:46 ET Congressional Action Needed To Optimize Regulation Of Genomic Tests

The latest generation of genomic testing offers a chance for significant improvements in patient care, disease prevention, and possibly even the...