Penn State Law students are in the middle of a busy spring moot court season. So far, students have traveled to competitions in Pittsburgh, Virginia, New Jersey, New York, and Washington.
Advocates and legal experts will discuss legal and ethical issues of sexual assault cases at a public event set for 6:00 p.m. on April 15 in honor of Sexual Assault Awareness Month. CLE credits are available for this event, which will be live in the Greg Sutliff Auditorium of the Lewis Katz Building in University Park and simulcast to 029, Lewis Katz Hall in Carlisle, PA.
In the last five years the U.S. Department of Justice reported more than $19 billion recovered through False Claims Act cases alleging fraud against the government, including more than $12 billion recovered in cases involving health care industries. On March 20, the Law School will host "Whistleblower Laws in the 21st Century: Greater Rewards, Heightened Risks, Increased Complexity" that will examine the modern use of whistleblower laws.
The public is welcome to observe as a three-judge panel of the Pennsylvania Superior Court sits in a special argument session at Penn State Law in University Park on April 1 and 2 where they plan to hear cases involving matters of civil, criminal, and family law.