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February 2019

Honorable Stephen Higginson to deliver 2019 Rubin Lecture on March 19

February 12, 2019

"The Fifth Circuit, Summer of 1963: 'A Causerie of ... Ethics in Negotiation'" Presented by the Honorable Stephen A. Higginson Judge, U.S. Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals The Judge Alvin B. and Janice G.Rubin Visiting Professor of Law Lecture March 19, 2019 5:00 p.m. Robinson Courtroom LSU Law Center 1 East Campus Drive Questions: 225-578-5722 Parking is available at LSU Union Square, located on East Campus Drive next to the Law Center. The Honorable Stephen A. Higginson, federal judge on the United States Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals, will present the Judge Alvin B. and Janice G. Rubin Visiting Professor…
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February 5, 2019

Law360  is a one-stop source for legal news and analysis, with up-to-the-minute coverage of litigation, regulation and enforcement, legislation, executive orders, administrative hearings, corporate deal-making, and more.
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CHAMPIONS! LSU Law students win John L. Costello National Criminal Trial Competition

February 4, 2019

From left:  coach Lindsay Blouin, team members Allena McCain, Elise Benezech (holding the championship plaque), and Brooke Delaune, and coach Joshua Newville. LSU Law’s Advocacy Programs claimed another national championship this weekend after taking first place in the John L. Costello National Criminal Trial Competition in Fairfax, Va. Team members Elise Benezech, Brooke Delaune, and Allena McCain faced off against 32 teams from law schools across the United States in the fast-paced, ever-changing Costello competition, and ultimately emerged as the 2019 national champions. The Costello competition provides teams with new evidence and new witnesses in each successive trial round, to…
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