The University System of Maryland's 2013 Langenberg Lecture will be presented by Harold Hongju Koh, Sterling Professor of International Law at Yale Law School and former legal adviser to the U.S. Department of State, on March 12.
Gilda R. Daniels, associate professor in the University of Baltimore School of Law, writes in The Baltmore Sun that Section 5 of the federal Voting Rights Act - now under review in a Supreme Court case - must be protected "as a valuable tool to thwart and deter discriminatory voting practices."
In a Feb. 21 letter to The Daily Record, Ronald Weich, dean of the University of Baltimore School of Law, says that the school is working on numerous ways to ensure that "the education we provide is fully relevant to contemporary legal practice and the current legal market." Read the article (log in required).
Judge Andre Davis of the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit will visit the University of Baltimore School of Law on Feb. 26, in a discussion about the importance and effectiveness of outstanding oral advocacy in trial and appellate settings.