Faculty News

Professor Strong Participates in European Civil Procedure Project

November 30th, 2015

Professor S.I. Strong recently traveled to Trier, Germany, to participate in a meeting of the European Law Institute (ELI) and the International Institute for the Unification of Private Law (UNIDROIT). The event, called “Building European Rules of

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Moot Court Team Advances to Quarterfinals

November 25th, 2015

Congratulations to the Mizzou Law moot court team for advancing to the quarterfinals of the regionals of the National Moot Court Competition in Lawrence, Kansas. Third-year students Jared Guemmer, Julia Neidhardt and Andrew Wiles advanced as the

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Federal Rules of Civil Procedure Topic of CLE by Professor Dessem

November 24th, 2015

Professor Larry Dessem recently presented “Changes and Update on the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure” to the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Missouri Sixth Annual Central Division CLE in Jefferson City. Attorneys present received

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The Dangers of “Sexting:” Professor Abrams Speaks on WFAN Sports Radio

November 20th, 2015

Recent surveys indicate that between 30 and 50 percent of high school students engage in “sexting,” using their smartphones to take nude or semi-nude photographs of themselves, which they then circulate to one or more classmates. The

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Professors Strong & Desnoyer Write Book on Exam-Writing Skills

November 20th, 2015

Professor S.I. Strong and Professor Brad Desnoyer have co-written a book, How to Write Law Essays: IRAC Perfected. The book, which is published by West Academic Publishers, is intended to help students understand how to structure responses

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