News & Events

Missouri Court of Appeals to Visit Law School

March 25th, 2015

Three judges from the Missouri Court of Appeals, Western District, will hear arguments at the School of Law on April 2. Judges Mark Pfeiffer, ’91; Gary Witt, ’90; and Anthony Rex Gabbert will hear four cases that

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Board of Advocates Announces Mock Trial Competition Champions

March 25th, 2015

The Mizzou Law Board of Advocates recently announced the students who were named this year’s Mock Trial Competition champions. Congratulations to 2L Nick Griebel, 2L Kayla Kemp, 3L Emily Kissee and 2L Ben Marble!

State of Litigation Seminar Features Professor Dessem

March 24th, 2015

Professor Larry Dessem spoke in February at Lathrop & Gage’s “State of Litigation” Seminar on the proposed amendments to the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure. He serves on the Civil Procedure Drafting Committee of the National Conference

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WFAN Radio Features Professor Abrams on Youth Coaches’ Defamation Suits Against Parents

March 24th, 2015

In the past few years, increasing numbers of high school and youth-league sports coaches have filed defamation lawsuits against parents who voice public charges against them. Professor Doug Abrams recently discussed this development on “The Sports Edge,”

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Articles Focus on Missouri Law Review Symposium

March 13th, 2015

The 2015 Missouri Law Review Symposium, “Policing, Protesting, and Perceptions: A Critical Examination of the Events in Ferguson,” which took place on February 27, was covered by the Columbia Missourian and KOMU 8. The articles covered the

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