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Professor Michele Pistone was awarded the St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Medal from St. John’s University on September 21. The Medal is given to an outstanding Catholic laywoman who embodies in her life the values and vision of Mother Seton. More...
The Villanova Law Review examines fifty years under the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) with its annual Norman J. Shachoy Symposium on October 20, 2017. The event features a group of distinguished FOIA and transparency scholars, governmental officials, and FOIA requesters and litigants engaging in a probing review of the issues as experienced on the ground.
What is humanhood? Speakers from the disciplines of biology, psychology, linguistics, literary theory, law and more will gather to discuss and clarify a holistic conception of a developing human life. Read more
Andrew Brandt: His article, "Professional Sports Leagues' Big Bet: 'Evolving' Attitudes on Gambling," was published in the Stanford Law and Policy Review's Volume 28, Issue 2.
Michelle Dempsey: Quoted in The New York Times article "Why Couldn't the Cosby Jury Reach a Verdict? Legal Expert Assess" on June 17.
Josephine Sandler Nelson: Her paper, "'Don't Ask, Don't Tell' Corporate Crime," won both the Holmes-Cardozo Award and Distinguished Proceeding Prize at the 2017 Academy of Legal Studies in Business.
Bhaveen R. Jani ’09
Pellettieri Rabstein & Altman
Bhaveen R. Jani '09 is an associate in the Personal Injury department at Pellettieri Rabstein & Altman in Princeton, New Jersey. He concentrates his practice in the areas of motor vehicle personal injury, construction accidents, product defect cases and premises liability claims. Prior to joining the firm, he was an Associate at Blank Rome LLP in the Consumer Finance Litigation group. Jani is also a very active member of the bar and currently serves as the President-Elect of the South Asian Bar Association of New Jersey (SABA-NJ) and will serve as the association's President next year. SABA-NJ is a specialty bar organization whose membership includes approximately 150 South Asian New Jersey attorneys, judges and law students throughout New Jersey.