February 2017   
Tulane Law Connection

Biz Lit
1L boot camp drives business literacy
New law-business collaboration immerses students in case studies and interaction with corporate executives to better grasp a client’s perspective.

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Gabe Feldman
Feldman named inaugural
Sher Garner Scholar
Endowed gift aimed at helping faculty members bring their research before public audiences will further boost sports law profile.

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Clinic wins on red snapper rule
Student-attorneys’ work for small-business Charter Fishman’s Association produces favorable 5th Circuit decision.
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Professor Hlass
Immigration law expert joins faculty
Professor Laila Hlass brings clinical expertise plus experience assisting refugees to role as director of experiential learning.
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Professor Yiannopoulos
Tulane mourns civil law legend
Professor A.N. Yiannopoulos reshaped major parts of Louisiana’s civil code and influenced generations.
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Hall of Fame
Hall of Fame to fete seven March 24
The seven inductees for 2017 include a quartet of judges whose federal and state service spans four decades.
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Fulbright aids study of India reforms
Associate Dean Adam Feibelman got a front-row view of a sweeping new insolvency and bankruptcy code.
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Corruption Tour
Corruption Tour jazzes law study
The Civil Law Society’s unique French Quarter foray, featuring Professor Vernon Palmer, proves more popular than ever.
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From the Dean's Suite
Athanassios Yiannopoulos was known by many names. “Thanassi” to his friends, he was “Yippy” to generations of his students. To many colleagues in Weinmann Hall he was, quite simply, “the Great One.”
In addition to his incisive contributions as a scholar, he will be remembered also for his wit, charm and caring for others.
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Dean Meyer
Dean David Meyer

Upcoming Events
Tetley Memorial Lecture
in Maritime Law
Feb. 15, 2017
Retired Rear Adm. Frederick Kenney
International Maritime Organization
5:30 p.m., Weinmann Hall 110

McGlinchey Lecture
on Federal Litigation

Feb. 22, 2017
Prof. Jack Balkin
Yale Law School
5 p.m., Weinmann Hall 110

5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals
Argument session at Tulane Law

March 7, 2017
9 a.m., Weinmann Hall 110

22nd Tulane Law School Summit
on Environmental Law & Policy

March 10-11, 2017
Weinmann Hall

Phelps Lecture
on First Amendment Law

March 14, 2017
Professor Akhil Amar
Yale Law School
4:30 p.m., Weinmann Hall 110

Dreyfous Lecture
on Civil Liberties
and Human Rights

March 20, 2017
Dean Kevin Johnson
UC Davis School of Law
Weinmann Hall 110

Tulane Tax Roundtable
March 24, 2017
Weinmann Hall

Tulane Law School
Hall of Fame

March 24, 2017
11:30 a.m.
Hyatt Regency New Orleans

29th Corporate Law Institute
March 30-31, 2017
Roosevelt Waldorf Astoria Hotel
New Orleans

U.S. Supreme Court
Tulane Law School
Alumni Swearing-In

May 1, 2017

May 20, 2017

Class of 1967 Reunion
May 19-20, 2017

Class of 2001 Reunion
June 1-2, 2017

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