CBA Recognizes Graduates
A number of Law School graduates were recognized at the Connecticut Bar Association's (CBA) annual meeting including Brad Gallant '78 who had served the organization as president for the past year. Kimberly Knox '86 was installed as president-elect and Mark Dubois '77 as the new vice president. Alice Bruno '85 was recognized as the CBA's new executive director, the first woman to serve in the position.
Anthony E. Ahern '79, Allan P. Cramer '64 and Richard D. Harris '90 were among the recipients of the CBA's Pro Bono Award which was named this year for the Honorable Anthony V. DeMayo '51 to honor his lifetime of service to the legal profession and commitment to pro bono service.
Dean Emeritus Phillip I. Blumberg received the inaugural Tapping Reeve Legal Educator Award which honors a member of the Connecticut Bar Association who is a law school teacher or a practicing attorney who has contributed greatly to legal education in Connecticut.
Recent Homepage Highlights
On June 18, Professor Sara Bronin will make a presentation at the annual meeting of the Connecticut Bar Association on "Legal Tools to Address Climate Change" at a panel discussion entitle "Following the Path of the Storm: Legal and Legislative Challenges in Addressing Rising Sea Levels on the Connecticut Coastline."
On June 18, Professor Mark W. Janis will lecture on "Freedom of Religion and European Human Rights Law" at the University of Oxford, England.
On June 17, Professor Alexandra Lahav will speak at the annual meeting of the Connecticut Bar Association (CBA) where she will comment on the proposed changes to the Federal rules of civil procedure.
On June 17, Professor Richard Pomp will speak at the twenty-third annual Summer Tax Institute at University of California - Davis.
Jennifer Brooks-Crozier '12 is the author of "Put Up Your Dukes: The Fight Over Commonality in the Era of Wal-Mart v. Dukes" (19 Texas Wesleyan Law Review 711 (2013)).
On June 13, Professor Richard Pomp will speak on "The State of the States" at the 17th Annual Deloitte Center for Multistate Taxation, an event sponsored by the Multistate Tax Institute at the University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee.