Chapman Law Honors Graduates at Annual Bar Admission Ceremony

December 9, 2016 by | General News

Chapman University Dale E. Fowler School of Law alumni, faculty, families, and friends gathered last Thursday to celebrate the law school’s newly admitted lawyers at the annual Bar Admission Ceremony held in Chapman University’s Memorial Hall. The alumni were welcomed by Dean Matt Parlow, who congratulated them on their success: “You have accomplished something extraordinary,

Alumna Serves for Four Years on Executive Board of OCBA’s Legislative Resolutions Committee

December 8, 2016 by | Alumni

Maryalice Khan (’98) is no stranger to a good challenge. Perhaps that’s why, in addition to her full-time work as a regulatory/accrediting compliance auditor with Anthem Blue Cross, she is co-founder of the Orange County Bar Association’s (OCBA) Health Care Law Section and Chair of the OCBA’s Legislative Resolutions Committee (LRC). As Chair of the

Fowler Law 3L Chosen as Niskanen Center IP/Copyright Fellow

December 7, 2016 by | General News

Chapman University Dale E. Fowler School of Law third year student Regina Zernay (JD ’17) has been selected as an adjunct fellow for the libertarian think tank Niskanen Center, where she is responsible for producing content on intellectual property and copyright law for the organization’s blog. Her first article, “The Quest for Automated Copyright Enforcement,”

Alumna Recognized as Honoree of International Innovation Award

December 5, 2016 by | Alumni

Congratulations to alumna Kristin Miller (Engelke) (’10) whose company InMotion Albums is being recognized by the Consumer Technology Association as a recipient of a 2017 CES Innovation Awards. The Innovation Awards celebrate outstanding product design and engineering in 28 categories for new consumer technology products around the globe. The awards began in 1967 and have

Chapman Law is Well-Represented on Orange County Women Lawyers Association Executive Board

December 2, 2016 by | General News

The Orange County Women Lawyers Association (OCWLA) recently announced its new Executive Board, and two Chapman Law alumni and one current LL.M. student will serve in three of the five new officer positions. Congratulations to incoming President Michelle Tran (’10), Treasurer Sarah Nowels (’10), and Secretary Sheila-Marie Finkelstein (LL.M. ’17). Michelle Tran is owner of

Fowler Law Tax Program Recognized by preLaw Magazine

December 1, 2016 by | General News

Chapman University Dale E. Fowler School of Law’s tax law program received an “A-” grade in the article “Top Schools for Taxation” in the most recent issue of preLaw magazine. Of the 109 schools identified by preLaw as offering concentrations or certificates in tax law, two received “A” grades, with nine additional schools, including Chapman,

Professor Rotunda Publishes Russian Edition on The Politics of Language

November 29, 2016 by | Faculty

Chapman University Dale E. Fowler School of Law Professor Ronald Rotunda recently published Либерализм как слово и символ : борьба за либеральный бренд в США [The Politics of Language: Liberalism as Word and Symbol] (Социум, 2016) in Russia. The book was originally published by the University of Iowa Press in 1986. From the Russian publisher’s description

Competition Boards End Semester with Strong Regional Results, Sending Two Teams to National Finals

November 23, 2016 by | Student Life

Chapman University Fowler School of Law’s competition boards brought their semester of events to a close last weekend with successes at the regional rounds of two competitions: the ABA Negotiation Competition and the National Moot Court Competition, both in San Diego. At the ABA Negotiation Competition, three Chapman teams competed, with the team of Dallin