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Professor Niemann Discusses Business Partnerships on Mid-Missouri Business Week

On a recent segment of Mid-Missouri Business Week on ABC 17 KMIZ in Columbia, Director Jim Niemann shared information about the work of the Entrepreneurship Legal Clinic at Mizzou Law. He also discussed a future partnership with the University of the Western Cape in South Africa, to help them with developing more hands-on learning experiences for their…

Anthony Ealy Awarded Prestigious Peggy Browning Fund Summer Fellowship

Anthony Ealy, 2L, will spend a 10-week summer fellowship working at the International Union of Painters & Allied Trades (IUPAT) in Hanover, Md. Ealy was chosen as a Peggy Browning Fellow, who are distinguished students who have not only excelled in law school but who have also demonstrated their commitment to workers’ rights through their previous educational, work, volunteer and personal…

Entrepreneurship Legal Clinic to Present Workshop on Copyrights, Patents and Trademarks

Jim Niemann, director of the Entrepreneurship Legal Clinic, and two ELC students, Alex Weidner and Alec Larsen, will lead a workshop on “Copyrights, Patents, and Trademarks” on October 3 in the MU Student Center. The workshop is part of the University of Missouri Graduate Studies professional development series, gradESSENTIALS. Participants will include masters and doctoral students from all…

Entrepreneurship Legal Clinic Featured on Mid-Missouri Business Week

On a recent segment of Mid-Missouri Business Week on Fox 22 KQFX in Columbia, Director Jim Niemann shared information about the work of the Entrepreneurship Legal Clinic at Mizzou Law. He also discussed his role as the university representative with Regional Economic and Development Inc. (REDI) a nonprofit, public/private partnership working to attract, expand and grow business in Columbia and…

Professor Niemann Presents Workshop at UM Entrepreneurship Summit

Professor Jim Niemann will be a co-presenter at the University of Missouri’s Entrepreneurial Educator Summit, April 5-6 in Columbia. He will be on a workshop panel titled “Student Class Projects as Resources for Entrepreneurs.” Niemann is the director of the Entrepreneurship Legal Clinic. The summit is open to entrepreneurship educators (faculty and staff) from all four University of Missouri System campuses,…

UM System Economic Development Award Presented to Entrepreneurship Legal Clinic Director

Entrepreneurship Legal Clinic Director Jim Niemann, ’93, was recently presented a University of Missouri System President’s Award for Economic Development. The award, given to only 10 faculty in 2017 to recognize contributions to the economic development of the state of Missouri, was presented to Professor Niemann during a law school faculty meeting. Professor Niemann joined the law school in 2015…

Client Thanks School of Law Clinics in Newspaper Article

The School of Law’s Veterans Clinic and Entrepreneurship Legal Clinic were recently featured in an article written by a client in the Columbia Missourian. The piece was published under the “From Readers” section, where anyone from the community can submit a story. Vernon Diggs, the author, detailed his positive and uplifting experience with the Veterans Clinic. In 2015, on the…