Marco Ventoruzzo, Arthur L. and Sandra S. Piccone Faculty Scholar and Professor of Law, has been appointed to the board of editors of a new peer-reviewed journal, the Journal of Financial Regulation.
Third-year Penn State Law student Michael James Jr. is one of only two law students recently named to the Lawyers of Color's Inaugural Hot List for the Eastern Region. The list recognizes promising junior to mid-level minority attorneys and law students under the age of 40 who are excelling in the legal profession.
Taimoor Choudhry spent three months this summer at An-Najah University in Nablus, Palestine, where he taught courses and conducted research.
Professor Laurel Terry played a leading role in developing Resolution 104, which the American Bar Association (ABA) adopted at its August 2013 Annual Meeting.
Kevin McKnight, chief sustainability officer and vice president of EHS at Alcoa, Inc., will visit the Law School at 11:30 a.m. on October 4 to share his perspective on the relationship between sustainability and business. The public is welcome to this event in the Greg Sutliff Auditorium of the Lewis Katz Building in University Park, PA.
Finding meaningful work during the summer is important for law students to gain on-the-job experience as well as build connections with other associates and legal professionals. Penn State Law is featuring a series on what students did this summer.
Aiyao Zhou helped victims of domestic violence this summer at the National Clearinghouse for the Defense of Battered Women in Philadelphia, PA. “This is meaningful and rewarding work and there is so much injustice in the world,” she said. “Some of the women are facing the death penalty.