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All News tagged "School of Law"

Law student Jessica Farris

Drexel Law Grad Helps Free Wrongfully Convicted Man after 19 Years in Prison

On September 21, a 37-year-old California man wrongfully imprisoned for just under 19 years is expected to gain his freedom, thanks in part to the efforts of a recent graduate of the Earle Mack School of Law at Drexel University.
Law professor Karl Okamoto

Drexel Law Professor Creates First MOOC to Teach Business Acquisition Skills

Law students, practicing attorneys and anyone interested in business acquisitions will be able to polish their transactional lawyering skills thanks to a new massive open online course (MOOC) created by Karl Okamoto, a professor in the Earle Mack School of Law at Drexel University. While some of the nation’s most elite universities are collaborating to offer a variety of courses through MOOCs, this will be among the first law school courses delivered in this way.
Roger Dennis

What I’m Reading: Roger J. Dennis

Earle Mack School of Law Dean Roger Dennis took advantage of some free time on a recent vacation and read Clarence Darrow: Attorney for the Damned by John A. Farrell.

Robert Field

Q&A with Robert Field: The Supreme Court Health Care Decision

In the wake of the Supreme Court's heath care decision, DrexelNow asked Dr. Robert Field, a professor at the School of Public Health and the Earle Mack School of Law, to put the ruling in context.

Drexel Experts Available To Comment on Supreme Court’s Impending Health Care Ruling

Law Students from Across the Country Demonstrate Deal-Making Skills at Drexel

While generations of law students have sharpened their litigating skills in moot court and mock trial competitions, the Transactional LawMeet™ created by professor Karl Okamoto of the Earle Mack School of Law at Drexel University is the first of its kind anywhere that allows students  of transactional law to practice their deal-making skills against their peers. The law school will host the Third Annual Transactional LawMeet™ on March 29 and 30, beginning at 1:30 p.m.



Drexel University experts with a variety of expertise are available to help media report on stories regarding Marcellus Shale drilling.

Experts available for Black History Month

Drexel Political Experts on the Presidential Election

Donald Bersoff was apppointed President of the APA for 2013

Donald Bersoff Elected APA President

Drexel University professor Dr. Donald N. Bersoff, a national expert on legal and ethical issues in mental health, has been elected 2013 president of the American Psychological Association.