School of Law

Syringe with vaccine
February 3

The next vaccine hurdle? Convincing a skeptical public

UO faculty weigh in on steps that could bring the pandemic scourge to an earlier end
Greg Dotson
February 1

Environmental law professor accepts US Senate position

Greg Dotson will be chief counsel for the Committee on Environment and Public Works
ARCO am/pm sign
January 27

Consumer protection research gets boost from new funding

An award from a class-action lawsuit will give the UO $300,000 each year for 10 years
Barney "Scout" Mann out on the trail
January 20

Hiker's Hiker Barney “Scout” Mann on the Pacific Crest Trail

Having hiked thousands of miles over the years, law alumnus pens his experiences on the PCT
Rennard Strickland
January 13

UO marks the passing of former law Dean Rennard Strickland

A national leader in the field of Indian law, Strickland spent 10 years at the UO
Rioters in the Capitol building
January 12

Fired for rioting? Most workers don't have a legal recourse

Law professor Liz Tippett says most workers in the U.S. can be fired for any reason, or none
Mary Morrison
January 11

Master of Laws student wins prestigious AAUW fellowship

Mary Morrison of Kenya hopes to pursue a career in environmental law
Kathleen Hall Jamieson
January 8

Researcher to discuss challenges of COVID-19 communication

Kathleen Jamieson co-founded and is a professor at UPenn
Wind power generators
January 4

UO’s Environment Initiative to host its first virtual event

The forum will bring constituencies together to probe clean energy's future in Oregon
December 10

Three UO law grads land jobs in Washington bankruptcy court

Suzanne Daigle, Taylor Jones and Bryan Williamson work the Western District office