The first Bringing the Rockies to the Bayou guest lecture series will be held Thursday, March 13 at 12:40 p.m. in room 106. Professor Uma Outka with the University of Kansas School of Law will present, “Intrastate Preemption in the Shifting Energy Sector.” Read More >
L to R: Coach Karen Blakemore ('07), Joseph LeBeau, Jacob Laborde and Paige Gallaspy
The LSU Law Center’s National Environmental Moot Court team of Joseph LeBeau, Jacob LaBorde, and Paige Gallaspy recently brought home a national finalist title and placed as one of the top three teams nationwide at the National Environmental Moot Court Competition. Hosted by Pace University Law School,the competition is one of the largest inter-school moot court competitions of any kind under one roof. Seventy-eight teams from as many law schools competed in the tournament this year, with over 200 competitors combined. In addition to the national finalist title, Jacob LaBorde received a Best Oralist recognition and Joseph LeBeau received two Best Oralist recognitions.
Karen Blakemore (’07) of Phelps Dunbar LLP, coached the team. Blakemore was a member of the 2006 LSU Law team that won a national championship at the...
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L to R: Kiara Gradney, President; Dorian Woolaston, Vice President; and Donald Williams, Regional Director of Programming at the Southern Region Black Law Students Association Convention.
The LSU Law Center’s chapter of the National Black Law Students Association (BLSA) brought back two awards from the Southern Region Black Law Students Association Convention: Chapter of the Year in the medium chapter division and Social Action Chapter of the Year.
The awards recognize the chapter for its campus and community outreach and involvement. BLSA has welcomed to the campus the Honorable Karen Bennett-Haro, who spoke on the school-to-prison pipeline; co-hosted the panel discussion, “A Questionable Verdict? Trayvon Martin, George Zimmerman and Stand Your Ground Laws”: promoted the C-SPAN Bus Tour, an interactive multi-media learning center that brings C-SPAN’s coverage of public affairs to communities nationwide;...
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An information session on the new Graduate Certificate in Energy Law and Policy will be held Monday, March 10 at 12:40 p.m. in room 106. Eligibility and requirements for the certificate will be discussed. Read More >