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Summer 2010 Dayton Docket

School of Law Honors Alumni and Friends over Alumni Weekend

The Dayton Law Alumni Association honored five members of the School of Law's community with special awards during the 2010 Alumni Weekend, May 14 and 15. More »


Class of 2010 Celebrates Graduation

The School of Law's Class of 2010 celebrated the culmination of their legal education with a commencement ceremony on May 8 at the UD Arena. More »


Law Clinic Teaches Students Preparation is Key

Dayton Law students spend hours during their third year of law school honing their lawyering skills in the Law Clinic, where they work with real clients on real cases. While many cases end in a plea bargain, those that do go to trial provide students with invaluable experience. Last semester, one trial handled by law clinic students went to trial, and resulted in an acquittal for the students' client. More »


Susan Brenner's latest book examines criminal threats from cyberspace

Professor Susan Brenner describes her area of research, the topic of cybercrime and cyberterrorism, as "the intersection of good and bad in a context in which none of the traditional assumptions and none of the traditional constraints apply." Brenner examines these challenges in her latest book, Cybercrime: Criminal Threats from Cyberspace. More »


PILT Seminar Examines Pitfalls to User-Generated Content

More than 100 attorneys visited Keller Hall to discuss licensing, patenting and policing new technologies during the 20th Significant Developments in Intellectual Property Law of Computers and Cyberspace seminar in June. More »


Dayton Law Active at Innovative Law Education Conference

Dean Lisa Kloppenberg and a group of UDSL faculty participated in the first of a series of conferences on innovative ideas in legal education this spring. More »


Alumni, Former Adjunct Diane Gentile Dies

Former Adjunct Professor Diane Gentile died at the age of 54. She received her J.D. from the School of Law in 1986 and her B.A. from UD in 1977. More »


Tops Students Honored with CALI Awards

The 2009 CALI Awards were handed out March 24. The CALI Awards honor the outstanding academic achievements of UDSL students by acknowledging the student with the top grade in each School of Law course. More »


Alumni Briefs

Updates from alumni Jim Meaney '77, David Chakeres '77, Gil Gradisar '78, Michael Hall '79, Michael Biondolillo '79, Mark R. Chilson '81, Mike Zaino '83, Chris Atkins '84, Carrie E. Cope '90, Jason S. Miller '98, Michael Navarre '98, Ryan O. White '00, Sean M. Young '06, Michael O. Eshleman '08 and Mark D. Thompson '10. More »


Faculty Briefs

Updates from Dean Lisa Kloppenberg, Professors Victoria VanZandt, Denise Platfoot Lacey, Andrea Seielstad, Susan Brenner, Monique Lampke, Thaddeus Hoffmeister and Administrative Assistant Kathy Duell. More »


In Memoriam

Remembering Ashley Rabaa '04, Lee Hohl '84 and Grace D. Wolff. More »