Vermont Law School will continue with mostly virtual classes during the spring semester, however limited on-campus classes and access to campus services will be offered. For information on campus access, health and safety protocols, and testing requirements please visit vermontlaw.edu/covid19.
Will Gallagher, a student at the University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law, helped Professor Emily Spiegel research patent practices related to seed banks and plant genetic resource repositories around the world.
Samantha Mikolajczyk is a JD candidate at Texas A&M University School of Law. She worked with Senior Legal Fellow Fran Miller to support National Family Farm Coalition’s advocacy by researching regulatory tools and legislation that could limit corporate investment in US land. She also helped partner organization Agrarian Trust on their new initiative Agrarian Commons.
Jesse Gittemeier just finished her first year at Lewis & Clark Law School. She helped Professor Sophia Kruszewski to build a legal toolkit for food hubs, as well as develop a legal memo and fact sheet exploring the interplay between federal produce standards and state environmental laws for CAFS’s Extension Legal Services Initiative.
Thanks to all of the CAFS interns for their amazing work! CAFS will post information about their 2021 Summer Honors Internship early next spring; be sure to follow the team on Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook to catch the announcement.