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Dean Morant Among Most Influential in Legal Education

For the fourth consecutive year, The National Jurist has named Dean Blake D. Morant as one of the "Most influential people in legal education” for 2016.

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Faculty Members Discuss International Law for U.N. Lecture Series

Presentations by Dean Karamanian, Professor Murphy, and Professor Emeritus Buergenthal have been included in the U.N. Library.

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GW Law Launches Cybersecurity Law Initiative

Professor Orin Kerr will lead the initiative, which will include affiliated scholars, a lecture series on topics of cybersecurity law and technology, and host conferences in the field.

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“Trump's Washington Hotel Draws Protesters — And Ethics Concerns”

January 19, 2017

Steven L. Schooner is quoted in NPR about how Donald Trump doesn’t seem to care he will be in breach of contract once he takes office.

“Trump Is Our President”

January 19, 2017

Jonathan Turley writes in USA Today about the 58th Presidential Inauguration and how Trump became the 45th president.

“At Trump Hotel in Washington, Champagne Toasts in an Ethical ‘Minefield’”

January 19, 2017

Steven L. Schooner is quoted in The New York Times about Mr. Trump’s continued close ties to his hotel.

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