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Mar 20, 2019, 15:40 ET UH Law Center to host 'fireside chat' with Prof Anita Hill on March 26

Anita Hill, whose testimony before a senate committee alleging sexual harassment by a Supreme Court nominee predated the #MeToo movement by nearly...


Feb 28, 2019, 17:51 ET UH Law Center's Rosenberg Memorial Lecture to focus on multiracials and civil rights

An internationally recognized authority on race relations and anti-discrimination law will explore racism faced by the growing number of...


Feb 26, 2019, 14:07 ET UH Law Center symposium focuses on the state of international energy development

Experts in energy taxation and investment will gather March 1 to examine issues affecting the international energy industry in a joint symposium...


Feb 07, 2019, 13:55 ET UH Law Center 'Distinguished Speaker' explores Confederate iconography and bias

A Harvard Law School professor and Pulitzer Prize winning historian will discuss the relationship between symbols of the Confederacy and racial bias...


Jan 08, 2019, 13:18 ET ExxonMobil General Counsel to Lead off 2019 Dean's Distinguished Speaker Series at UH Law Center

ExxonMobil Vice President and General Counsel Randall M. Ebner will offer career advice to law students and meet with alumni and friends of the...


Oct 15, 2018, 19:24 ET UH Law Center and ADL to host 'Conversation' on state of police-community relations

The University of Houston Law Center in partnership with the Southwest Region of the Anti-Defamation League are bringing together law enforcement,...


Sep 18, 2018, 18:44 ET UH Law Center's Krost Hall turns courtroom Sept. 21 when appeals court sits for oral arguments

A three-judge panel of the Texas 14th Court of Appeals will hear oral arguments on both a civil and criminal case when it convenes Sept. 21 at the...


Sep 13, 2018, 18:09 ET University of Houston Law Center receives national diversity award three years in a row

"INSIGHT Into Diversity" magazine has honored the University of Houston Law Center for the third consecutive year with its Higher Education...


Jul 12, 2018, 13:09 ET UH Law Center Launches Hurricane Harvey Consumer Assistance Program

The University of Houston Law Center has received a community assistance grant to implement a two-pronged program designed to assist area residents...


Mar 13, 2018, 05:01 ET UH Law Center Enrolling College Students for Pre-Law Pipeline Program

The University of Houston Law Center is accepting applications for the fourth year of its award-winning Pre-Law Pipeline Program designed to increase ...


Mar 08, 2018, 03:15 ET Federal voting rights hearing set for March 13 at UH Law Center

The University of Houston Law Center will host a public meeting of the Texas Advisory Committee to the U. S. Commission on Civil Rights on March 13...


Mar 06, 2018, 05:22 ET UH Law Center's Rosenberg Lecture will focus on nation's evolving immigration policy

A leading authority on immigration law will explore the future of the nation's immigration policy as the featured speaker of the annual Yale L....


Jan 12, 2018, 04:47 ET Supreme Court Justice Sotomayor to meet with students at UH Law Center

Associate Justice Sonia Sotomayor of the Supreme Court of the United States will visit the University of Houston Law Center on Friday, Jan. 26. The...


Jan 04, 2018, 01:54 ET UH Law Center Professor Evans says accessing your own genomic data is a civil right

Storing and using people's genomic data in research offers many benefits to society, but it places a person's civil rights at risk, according to...


Oct 11, 2017, 11:23 ET UHLC and ADL Explore Religious and Legal Aspects of Immigration

The University of Houston Law Center and the Anti-Defamation League will co-sponsor panel discussions on the interplay between religious scripture,...


Sep 18, 2017, 13:40 ET UH Law Center re-opens, reaches out to community in aftermath of Hurricane Harvey

The University of Houston Law Center students and their professors were back in the classroom on Sept. 5, but they continue to help classmates and...


Jun 14, 2017, 16:42 ET UH Law Center and MALDEF commemorate 35th anniversary of Plyler V. Doe which required free public education for undocumented children

The University of Houston Law Center will host a panel of legal experts on June 27 in observance of the 35th anniversary of the landmark U.S. Supreme ...


Apr 18, 2017, 10:46 ET Zealous Advocacy Conference to highlight 50th anniversary of Gault decision

Advocates in the field of juvenile justice will gather for the 16th annual Zealous Advocacy Conference April 21-22 at the University of Houston Law...


Mar 27, 2017, 17:57 ET UH Law Center professor to discuss policies and reform efforts during three-day criminal justice symposium

University of Houston Law Center Professor Sandra Guerra Thompson will discuss bail reform and challenges faced by incarcerated juveniles, women and...


Mar 14, 2017, 17:59 ET UH Law Center Professor Renee Knake to explore gender equality and the US Supreme Court in annual Rosenberg Lecture on March 23

Professor Renee Knake, the Joanne and Larry Doherty Chair in Legal Ethics at the University of Houston Law Center, will discuss gender equality in...


Feb 20, 2017, 15:26 ET UHLC and Calgary law school host symposium on shared energy and environmental issues

The University of Houston Law Center and the University of Calgary Faculty of Law are co-sponsoring a two-day symposium on February 23-24, 2017,...


Feb 15, 2017, 13:23 ET UHLC observes Black History Month with a lecture on race and the law by noted legal scholar and author, Paul Butler

Paul Butler, a Georgetown Law professor, author, and frequent commentator on race and the law, will speak Feb. 16 at the University of Houston Law...


Dec 20, 2016, 05:09 ET UH Law Center to celebrate achievements of three immigrant Houstonians with 2017 'Arrival Awards'

The University of Houston Law Center will honor three Houstonians in January as 2017 Arrival Award winners for their outstanding achievements in...


Nov 07, 2016, 04:08 ET University of Houston System wins trademark dispute as local law school adopts new name

The University of Houston has prevailed in its federal trademark lawsuit against South Texas College of Law, which briefly changed its name to...


Oct 17, 2016, 02:52 ET Distinguished judges set for Sondock 'Jurist In Residence' program at UH Law Center

The University of Houston Law Center today announced the lineup of distinguished state and federal jurists who will participate in the Judge Ruby...