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UMKC Wins USASBE Award for Workshop on Changing Immigration Law

The United States Association of Small Business and Entrepreneurship (USASBE) recently awarded the University of Missouri-Kansas City the “Best Workshop” award at the 2013 national conference in January. The workshop, titled “Reforming Immigration Law to Allow More Foreign Student Entrepreneurs … Continue reading

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Students invited to sit in on appeals cases

Missouri Court of Appeals-Western District-Division Two Judges Karen King Mitchell, Thomas Newton and Lisa White Hardwick will be hearing cases on Thursday, Feb. 7 in the E.E. “Tom” Thompson Courtroom. The arguments will take place from 9 a.m. until noon. Following … Continue reading

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Glitz, Glamour and Gatsby: Big Event sponsorships available

The UMKC Law Foundation and Law Alumni Association are preparing an evening of Glitz, Glamour and Gatsby on Saturday, Feb. 23 at The President Hotel. We invite you to help us sponsor this event by reviewing the available opportunities listed … Continue reading

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Newly freed man receives help from UMKC law students

MIP Legal Director Laura O’Sullivan, Sarah Hess (3Land MIPSO Pres.) Tom Honse (2L), Sarah Jackson (1L), George Allen, Jr. and Allen’s sister smile following Allen’s release from prison after 30 years. UMKC law students gave newly freed man, George Allen, … Continue reading

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Remembering Professor Pat Randolph

Professor Patrick A Randolph Jr., an internationally recognized expert in real estate law at UMKC School of Law, died at the age of 68. Professor Randolph died at home on October 12 after a long battle with prostate cancer. Randolph … Continue reading

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Alumni to be recognized at All-Class Reunion

Six alumni will be honored for their dedication to the law school and the legal profession at the All-Class Reunion and Dean’s Awards Reception on Nov. 2. 2012 Law Foundation and Law Alumni Association Awards           … Continue reading

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Alumni reconnect at fall reception

The annual fall reception, Wine and Good Friends gave alumni a chance to reconnect with old friends and make new ones. The Oct. 11 event attracted dozens of alums who enjoyed appetizers and wine at the Amigoni Urban Winery, a … Continue reading

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Pilot turned law professor: Cantu to teach Constitutional law

Associate Professor Edward Cantu joins the UMKC School of Law faculty this fall with expertise in Constitutional law. His research focuses on normative jurisprudence, separation of powers and practices in the federal courts that give rise to systemic constitutional problems. … Continue reading

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Marciarille joins faculty with health care focus

Ann Marie Marciarille joins the UMKC School of Law faculty as an associate professor specializing in health care law. Her research interests are in health care regulation and finance with particular interest in health care reform. Before joining the faculty, … Continue reading

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Gage Lecture to address urban school closures

Lecturer to examine neighborhood impacts of Catholic school closures Public school closures are not the only educational hardships impacting America’s urban neighborhoods. A rapid disappearance of Catholic schools from the urban core is another trend driving negative impacts on neighborhoods, … Continue reading

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