Students received awards for excellence in written and oral advocacy at the Willem C. Vis (East) International Commercial Arbitration Moot in Hong Kong.

University of California, Hastings College of Law won the International Environmental Moot Court Competition at Stetson.

Best-selling author, animal rights advocate David Rosenfelt speaks to standing-room only crowd.

Stetson co-sponsors Second Law and Rhetoric Colloquium.

Stetson University College of Law’s trial team of Ashley Goodman, Khalil Madani and Victoria San Pedro won the National Voir Dire Tournament on April 5.

Former Chief Judge Vaughn Walker of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California presented the Nichols Foundation Prominent Speaker Lecture.

Stetson students organize second annual bike rally in Gulfport.

Stetson among top 100 law schools in the country, again ranked first in trial advocacy.

Stetson Law students won the AAJ regional mock trial competition.

Stetson Law brings sea turtle conservation experts to the Gulfport campus in April, adds a new summer course on sea turtle protection in May and June.

NACDL presented both John Keker and Jan Nielsen Little with the 2014 White Collar Criminal Defense Award.

Stetson University College of Law’s moot court team named co-champions of the Washington, D.C., regional.

NY Times Supreme Court correspondent to speak at Stetson Law’s commencement in May.

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Professor Peter Lake

Professor Peter Lake

The Winston matter illustrates the resolve of the Department of Education to enforce Title IX on campus. We will be watching this matter closely because it may help us to get a better understanding of the Title IX ‘shot clock’– how quickly a college must move forward in investigating and resolving Title IX matters. This matter also raises questions about equal opportunities to present one’s side of the story in a college court. April promises to be a decisive month in Title IX enforcement.”-Professor Peter Lake, discussing the Jameis Winston case. Read an interview with Professor Lake in the Tampa Bay Times.


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