General News

Tom Campbell Joins High-Profile Chapman Law Faculty Additions

June 13, 2008 by | General News

The Daily Journal reported on Tom Campbell’s coming to Chapman for a two year visitorship: “Campbell is the latest in a string of high-profile additions to the Chapman law faculty for next term, including economics laureate Vernon L. Smith and ethics and constitutional law textbooks author Ronald Rotunda, both coming from George Mason University School

Professor Hall to Lead Students in Cambodian Documentary

May 12, 2008 by | General News

Champman University has announced that Professor John Hall and veteran documentary filmmaker, Jeff Swimmer, will lead five students on a trip to Cambodia to develop documentaries for the Khmer Arts Academy and Tiny Toones, two arts-focused NGOs in need of assistance to create more public awareness for their work. The two-week trip will commence on

Professor Rotunda to Join Chapman Law Faculty

May 3, 2008 by | General News

On May 21, 2008, Chapman University announced that Professor Ronald Rotunda, one of the most influential law professors in the country (Legal Ethics and Constitutional Law), will be joining the Chapman Law faculty as a Professor of Law, together with his wife, Kyndra Rotundra, an expert on military law (and former GITMO prosecutor), who will

Chapman Law Hosted Distinguished Lecture Series

April 18, 2008 by | General News

The School of Law recently hosted leading scholars from Harvard and Yale as part of its Chapman Dialogues Distinguished Lecture Series, which provides a forum for discussion and debate on a wide range of subjects and from diverse philosophical perspectives. Learn more…

Chapman Law Reenacts Historic Case

April 16, 2008 by | General News

On April 16, 2008, the School of Law reenacted the landmark case of Worcester v. Georgia (1832) at the annual Madison Lecture and Reenactment. Honorable Carlos Bea of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit presided over the court in the role of Chief Justice John Marshall. Learn more…

Chapman Law Only School on Agenda of Prestigious Society

April 15, 2008 by | General News

Thanks to Professor Michael Bazyler (who will join the Chapman law faculty this fall), Chapman University School of Law was the only law school that appeared on the Agenda of the annual meeting of the prestigious American Society of International Law in Washington, D.C. The Law School and the University’s Rodgers Center for Holocaust Education

Chapman Center for Global Trade Hosts Annual Symposium

March 13, 2008 by | General News

On March 13, 2008, the School of Law’s Center for Global Trade and Development hosted its annual symposium at Kennedy Hall. Entitled “From Auschwitz to Darfur: The Genocide Convention at Sixty,” the symposium marked the 60th anniversary of the Genocide Convention, one of the foundational instruments of international law and human rights.  Learn more…

NeXus Journal Holds Panel on Immigration

February 20, 2008 by | General News

On February 20, the NeXus editorial board, under the faculty supervision of Professor Hugh Hewitt, held a panel on immigration, which brought to campus several prominent scholars, including Bill Piatt, former Dean of St. Mary’s University Law School, and University of Florida Law Professor Robert Moffat.  Our own Professor Marisa Cianciarulo rounded out the panel