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September 23, 2013 – $1.5 million Gift to Support Environmental Program at Vermont Law School

1.5 Million Dollar Gift to Support Environmental Program

September 10, 2013

VLS Student Featured on NPR

July 9, 2013

Oposa to serve as Distinguished International Environmental Law Scholar – Antonio A. Oposa will serve as a Distinguished International Environmental Law Scholar this summer at Vermont Law School.

June 27, 2013

National Media Ask VLS Professor to Explain Supreme Court Decision – Professor Echeverria, professor of law and the former acting director of the Environmental Law Center at Vermont Law School published an op-ed in the New York Times today about the case Koontz v. St. Johns River Water Management District.

April 24, 2013

VLS Launches Center for Legal Innovation – The Center for Legal Innovation examines changes in the teaching and practice of law due to technological advances.

February 26, 2013

Summer Media Fellows 2013

February 24, 2013

VLS Students Win National Environmental Law Moot Court Competition – Vermont Law School (VLS) announced today its student team secured first place in a prestigious national competition for environmental law --the National Environmental Law Moot Court Competition (NELMCC) held at Pace Law School in White Plains, NY from February 21-23, 2013.

February 15, 2013

VLS Opens New Fitness Center – Vermont Law School held a ribbon-cutting ceremony yesterday to celebrate the grand opening of its new fitness center for students, faculty, and staff. The project is the culmination of student efforts that begin in 2008 and involved significant work by the VLS Class of 2011 to secure a contemporary gym on campus.

February 13, 2013

Drone Strikes, Targeted Killings to be Examined at VLS Conference – On the heels of the Senate confirmation hearing for CIA nominee John O. Brennan, which marked the first extensive public discussion on the use of drones for targeted killing , Vermont Law School (VLS) announced today a major conference to address drone strikes, targeted killing, and other elements of modern warfare.

February 10, 2013

VLS Students Attend LegalTech 2013 in NYC – More than a half-dozen Vermont Law School (VLS) students traveled to New York City in late January to attend the LegalTech 2013, an important technology event held annually that now attracts more than 12,000 attendees.

February 6, 2013

Public Lecture on Land Use Planners And Climate Change – As part of an annual lecture series, Vermont Law School will host a nationally distinguished land use planner, Robert. L. Liberty from Portland State University, to deliver a lecture on the critical role that land use planner play in addressing climate change.

January 31, 2013

President & Dean Mihaly’s Response to New York Times Story – I would like to share some thoughts regarding today's story in the New York Times. It repeats what we have been saying at Vermont Law School for months: all law schools should get smaller. VLS is doing it sooner than many and with intentionality so we can concentrate on our future -making an excellent school even better.

January 30, 2013

VLS Clinic Wins Lengthy Fight Over LNG Terminal in Maine – A seven-year battle over a proposal to build a liquefied natural gas terminal (LNG) in Maine, led by Vermont Law School's Environmental and Natural Resources Legal Clinic (ENRLC), has resulted in an unqualified victory for the ENRLC and its clients, members of the Passamaquoddy tribe.

January 14, 2013

Hanna Recap of the Entergy/Vermont Yankee Oral Arguments in the Second Circuit Court of Appeals – Constitutional law expert Cheryl Hanna, a professor at Vermont Law School, attended the oral arguments in Entergy Nuclear Vermont Yankee, LLC et al. v. Shumlin et al. before the Second Circuit Court of Appeals in New York City on Jan. 14, 2013, and provided this post-argument analysis.