General News

Chapman’s Entertainment Clinic Does Legal Work on Festival Winner

May 2, 2010 by | General News

The Newport Beach Film Festival’s selection committee reviewed more than 2,000 films and selected approximately 350 films from 47 countries to screen.  Out of those remaining 350, only one film won the audience award for best U.S. Feature – “Below the Beltway.” Congratulations to Professor Kathy Heller and all of the students involved in doing


Photo Exhibit of Families with LGBT Comes to Chapman

April 30, 2010 by | General News

A rainbow-colored gay pride banner hung across the entrance to Chapman University’s Leatherby Libraries as part of the “Love Makes a Family” traveling photo exhibit of families with lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) members. The Exhibit runs from April 26 to May 15, 2010 in the Henley Reading Room of Leatherby Libraries. Find out


Chapman Law’s Homepage Named Top 100

March 1, 2010 by | General News

Chapman Law’s homepage made the Top 100 of the best law school homepages of 2009, as published by Roger V. Skalbeck, Associate Law Librarian for Electronic Resources & Services at Georgetown. Read more here …    Read and download the full report here …


Chapman Announces Fellowship

January 20, 2010 by | General News

Chapman Law announces the Vernon L. Smith LL.M. Fellowship in Law and Economics for the 2010-2011 academic year. The Fellowship, named for Chapman’s Nobel laureate professor, is designed to encourage advanced LL.M. study and research in law, economics, business and related fields. Applications must be received by Wednesday, March 31, 2010. Read more here…


Chapman Law Review Symposium Gets Kudos

January 2, 2010 by | General News

The 2010 Chapman Law Review symposium “Drug War Madness: Policies, Borders, and Corruption” received well-deserved kudos from the ImmigrationProf Blog. “The conference brought together an impressive group of speakers with a variety of diverse insights on drugs, borders, and national security,” said Kevin Johnson, the Dean of U.C. Davis’s School of Law and blog author.


Chapman Law School Receives High Praise

December 12, 2009 by | General News

Chapman University School of Law recently received praise from retired judge of the Orange County Superior Court James Gray in the Daily Pilot.  He discussed Chapman’s Military Personnel Law Center (MPLC) & AMVETS Legal Clinic and the school’s impressive 81% passage rate of the California Bar Examination. Read more…


Brandman University Students May Attend Chapman Law

October 23, 2009 by | General News

Brandman University students now have the special opportunity to attend Chapman University School of Law. Brandman University, formerly Chapman University College, which serves non-traditional and working students, can now attend Chapman University School of Law by meeting specific GPA and LSAT requirements.  Dean John Eastman explained, “As part of the Chapman University System, Brandman University