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3 Environmental Journalists Named Vermont Law School Media Fellows​The Environmental Law Center at Vermont Law School has selected three journalists for its 2015 Summer Media Fellowship.GP0|#ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38;L0|#0ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38|Press Release;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-04-29T04:00:00Z246
Vermont, ENRLC See GE Food Labeling Law Victory with Court’s Denial of Grocery Manufacturers Association’s Motion for Injunction ​Vermont and the Environmental and Natural Resources Law Clinic (ENRLC) at Vermont Law School this week saw victory for the state law requiring labeling of genetically engineered foods when a U.S. District Court judge denied the Grocery Manufacturers Association's motion for an injunction to block the law.GP0|#ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38;L0|#0ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38|Press Release;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-04-28T04:00:00Z245
Elon Law and Vermont Law School Announce JD/Master of Environmental Law and Policy Dual-Degree ProgramElon University School of Law and Vermont Law School will offer a dual-degree program that enables students to earn two graduate degrees in two-and-a-half years, beginning in the fall of 2015. Students in the program will earn the Juris Doctor degree from Elon Law and the Master of Environmental Law and Policy (MELP) from Vermont Law School.GP0|#ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38;L0|#0ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38|Press Release;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-04-22T04:00:00Z244<img alt="" src="http://www-assets.vermontlaw.edu/Assets/news/Elon_Vermont_Law_Dual_Degree_Anne_Linehan.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />
American Rivers President Discusses River Restoration April 23 at Vermont Law SchoolBob Irvin, president and CEO of American Rivers, the nation’s leading river conservation group, will discuss a new era of river restoration during a free lecture at Vermont Law School from 2 to 3 p.m. Thursday, April 23, in the Map Room of Debevoise Hall. The event is open to the public and press.GP0|#ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38;L0|#0ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38|Press Release;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-04-15T04:00:00Z238<img alt="" src="http://www-assets.vermontlaw.edu/Assets/community/_V5A4443_720x480_72_RGB.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />
Vermont Law School’s Parenteau Discusses EPA Clean Power Plan April 14 at National Association of Environmental Professionals ConferenceVermont Law School Professor Patrick Parenteau, nationally recognized for his expertise in climate change and natural resources law, will discuss the Environmental Protection Agency's Clean Power Plan during a panel discussion on climate change, Tuesday, April 14, at the 40th annual conference of the National Association of Environmental Professionals. GP0|#ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38;L0|#0ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38|Press Release;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-04-10T04:00:00Z237<img alt="" src="http://www-assets.vermontlaw.edu/Assets/news/Patrick_Parenteau.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />
Vermont Law Students Screen ‘Unafraid’ for Community April 13 in Honor of Sexual Assault Awareness MonthVermont Law School students invite the public to a free screening of “Unafraid: Voices from the Crime Victims Treatment Center” at 6:30 p.m. Monday, April 13, in honor of Sexual Assault Awareness Month. GP0|#ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38;L0|#0ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38|Press Release;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-04-09T04:00:00Z235
Vermont Law School Presents ‘Climate Change and Land Use Law, a Strategy to Avoid the Worst Impacts’Columbia Law School Professor Michael Gerrard will discuss potential changes to land use and environmental laws to prevent the most dire climate change outcomes during a free lecture at 5:45 p.m. Thursday, April 9, in Chase Community Center at Vermont Law School. GP0|#ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38;L0|#0ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38|Press Release;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-04-03T04:00:00Z233<img alt="" src="http://www-assets.vermontlaw.edu/Assets/news/Gerrard_Mike.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />
Study: Vermont Law School Contributes $30.5 Million in Direct Expenditures, 376 jobs to Vermont EconomyVermont Law School contributed $30.5 million in direct expenditures to the Vermont economy and generated 376 jobs in 2014, reports a study detailing the economic impact of the institution released today by VLS.GP0|#ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38;L0|#0ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38|Press Release;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-04-01T04:00:00Z231
Attorney General Sorrell at Vermont Law School April 8 for Discussion of Campaign Finance Laws, Food Labeling LawsuitVermont Attorney General William Sorrell will discuss the state's campaign finance laws in the wake of Vermont Right to Life v. Sorrell, as well as the Grocery Manufacturers Association's lawsuit to block Vermont's genetically engineered (GE) food labeling law, among other topics, from 12:45 to 2 p.m. Wednesday, April 8, at Vermont Law School.GP0|#ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38;L0|#0ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38|Press Release;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-03-31T04:00:00Z230
Zephyr Teachout Discusses 'Corruption in America' April 2 at Vermont Law School​Fordham University law professor and former New York gubernatorial candidate Zephyr Teachout will speak about political corruption in the United States from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Thursday, April 2, in Chase Community Center at Vermont Law School. GP0|#ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38;L0|#0ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38|Press Release;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-03-24T04:00:00Z215<img alt="" src="http://www-assets.vermontlaw.edu/Assets/news/ChaePhoto0020.png" width="997" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />
Vermont Law School Students Take 1st Place in National Animal Law Moot Court CompetitionTwo students from Vermont Law School took first place in the Appellate Moot Court Competition during the 12th annual National Animal Law Competitions (NALC), held Feb. 27-March 1 at Harvard Law School.GP0|#ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38;L0|#0ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38|Press Release;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-03-18T04:00:00Z214<img alt="" src="http://www-assets.vermontlaw.edu/Assets/news/NALS_Winners_VLS_Animal_Law.jpeg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />
‘Global Food, Local Solutions’ Focus of March 27 Conference at Vermont Law SchoolPanelists look at inadequate access to healthy, safe foodsGP0|#ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38;L0|#0ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38|Press Release;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-03-16T04:00:00Z212<img alt="" height="1296" src="http://www-assets.vermontlaw.edu/Assets/news/carrots.jpg" width="1936" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />
Vermont Law School Leads the Field of Environmental Law for 25 YearsU.S. News & World Report today released its rankings for the Best Law Schools for 2016, placing Vermont Law School in the Top 2 for environmental law for 2016. This marks the 25th year that VLS ranks in the Top 2.GP0|#ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38;L0|#0ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38|Press Release;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-03-10T04:00:00Z211
Columbia’s Patricia Williams to Deliver Vermont Law School Commencement Address​Columbia University School of Law Professor Patricia Williams, nationally recognized for her public interest work, will deliver the 40th Commencement address at Vermont Law School on Saturday, May 16, President and Dean Marc Mihaly announced today.GP0|#ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38;L0|#0ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38|Press Release;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-03-09T04:00:00Z210
Twenty-Two States Pass Farm to School Legislation in 2014​National Farm to School Network Reports Growing Trend in State Policies that Connect Students to Healthy Food and Family Farmers to New Markets​GP0|#ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38;L0|#0ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38|Press Release;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-03-05T05:00:00Z207
VT Supreme Court Hears Cases at Vermont Law School March 16The Vermont Supreme Court will hear oral arguments in six cases during the high court's annual session at Vermont Law School on Monday, March 16, in Oakes Hall on the VLS campus. GP0|#ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38;L0|#0ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38|Press Release;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-03-02T05:00:00Z205
Conference Looks at Marijuana Legalization in VT March 6 at Vermont Law SchoolGP0|#ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38;L0|#0ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38|Press Release;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-02-27T05:00:00Z204
Vermont Law School Team Makes Top 3 in National Environmental Law Moot Court CompetitionThree students from Vermont Law School advanced to the final round of the 2015 Jeffrey G. Miller Pace National Environmental Law Moot Court Competition (NELMCC), one of only three teams to do so of the 62 who participated in the competition Feb. 19-21 at Pace Law School.GP0|#ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38;L0|#0ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38|Press Release;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-02-25T05:00:00Z202
Problems, Future of College Sports Subject of March 19 Panel at Vermont Law SchoolThe Sports Law Institute (SLI) at Vermont Law School will present "Is Amateurism Dead and Professionalism Inevitable? Envisioning the Future of College Sports," a panel discussion from 12:45 to 2 p.m. Thursday, March 19, in Chase Community Center at VLS. GP0|#ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38;L0|#0ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38|Press Release;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-02-24T05:00:00Z201
Death Penalty Lawyer David Dow Reviews Phil Meyer’s ‘Storytelling for Lawyers’ for Vermont Law Review; Calls Book ‘A Master Class’Award-winning author David R. Dow, death penalty lawyer and University of Houston Law Center professor, joins critics and legal scholars in giving high praise for “Storytelling for Lawyers,” a new book about the central role of narrative in litigation by Vermont Law School Professor Philip N. Meyer. GP0|#ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38;L0|#0ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38|Press Release;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-02-16T05:00:00Z198<img alt="" src="http://www-assets.vermontlaw.edu/Assets/news/download.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />
New Vermont Law School Summer Programs Open to Undergraduate StudentsTwo new Vermont Law School summer programs, one in environmental advocacy and one in legal technology, are open to undergraduate students, providing them with a unique opportunity to learn from nationally recognized faculty at the school's Environmental Law Center and Center for Legal Innovation.GP0|#ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38;L0|#0ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38|Press Release;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-02-09T05:00:00Z197
Vermont Law School Mourns Passing of Keniston Merrill, TrusteeVermont Law School mourns the passing of Keniston P. Merrill, who served as a VLS trustee from 1992-2002. Merrill died peacefully with his family at his side on Jan. 26 in Woodstock.GP0|#ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38;L0|#0ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38|Press Release;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-02-02T05:00:00Z196
VLS Center for Legal Innovation Preps for LegalTech 2015 in NYCStudents and faculty from the Center for Legal Innovation (CLI) at Vermont Law School will attend LegalTech New York Feb. 3-5, marking the fifth year that VLS represents at the largest annual legal technology event in the country.GP0|#ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38;L0|#0ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38|Press Release;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-01-30T05:00:00Z195<img alt="" src="http://www-assets.vermontlaw.edu/Assets/news/header-e1421800738201.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />
Vermont Law School Seeks Applicants for 2015 Summer Media Fellowships​Vermont Law School, the nation's premier environmental law school, seeks applications from qualified environmental journalists for its 2015 Summer Media Fellowships.GP0|#ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38;L0|#0ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38|Press Release;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-01-26T05:00:00Z191
Vermont Law Students Present ‘Vagina Monologues’ Feb. 13Vermont Law School students will host a V-Day event with playwright Eve Ensler's "The Vagina Monologues" at 6:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 13, in Chase Community Center on the VLS campus. Event proceeds will benefit Safeline, a local nonprofit that works to end physical, emotional, and sexual violence.GP0|#ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38;L0|#0ed7f8cda-6065-4792-a26a-43cc5bc34d38|Press Release;GTSet|#ab900a8a-233b-4478-b62d-e61857e186fb;GPP|#fce88a62-61b7-435e-b14b-0c9e11ca0a2c2015-01-23T05:00:00Z190<img alt="" height="527" src="http://www-assets.vermontlaw.edu/Assets/news/vday2015.png" width="900" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />

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