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News for the 2016-2017 Academic Year


Addressing the Refugee Crisis in Los Angeles
Addressing the Refugee Crisis in Los Angeles
June 29, 2017
Panelists raise awareness of legal and public health consequences of new federal policies

Up for the Cultural Challenges
Up for the Cultural Challenges
June 23, 2017
Meet Gould's new Associate Director of Graduate Instruction and Curriculum, Anitha Cadambi LLM 2011

USC Gould Hosts Teen Court
USC Gould Hosts Teen Court
June 16, 2017
Roosevelt High School students hold Teen Court hearing at USC

Learning to Lead
Learning to Lead
June 14, 2017
USC Gould hosts training for formerly incarcerated emerging leaders

Justice for Two Teenagers: 150 Hours to Asylum
Justice for Two Teenagers: 150 Hours to Asylum
April 5, 2017
Students in the Immigration Clinic win case for persecuted Tanzanian sisters

A Life Beyond Prison
A Life Beyond Prison
May 26, 2017
Client of Post-Conviction Justice Project reflects on his 41-year fight for release

He Lets the Constitution Be His Guide
He Lets the Constitution Be His Guide
May 26, 2017
Prof. Michael Shapiro sees bioethics and constitutional law as "mutually illuminating"

Two Esteemed Faculty Members Join USC Gould
Two Esteemed Faculty Members Join USC Gould
June 1, 2017
Two Esteemed Faculty Members Join USC Gould

A Trio of Gould Grads Named Clinton Fellows
A Trio of Gould Grads Named Clinton Fellows
May 16, 2017
Sujata Awasthi, Kelly McVey and Shana Emile are heading to NYC

Hitting the Jackpot
Hitting the Jackpot
May 17, 2017
Calif. Attorney General Becerra addresses USC Gould commencement

Giving Mental Health a Voice
Giving Mental Health a Voice
May 9, 2017
Saks Institute holds symposium on Supported Decision-Making

And the Winners Are…
And the Winners Are…
May 4, 2017
Members of Gould community honored on a sunny day in spring

Three Major Victories for Gould Students
Three Major Victories for Gould Students
April 26, 2017
USC Gould’s Post-Conviction Justice Project is celebrating three major victories

They Are the Champions
They Are the Champions
April 27, 2017
Gould students impress elite panel of judges at annual Moot Court finals

USC Law Professor Emily Ryo Awarded Prestigious Carnegie Fellowship
USC Law Professor Emily Ryo Awarded Prestigious Carnegie Fellowship
June 13, 2017
Legal scholar and sociologist recognized for exceptional promise, creativity and achievement

Destined for Success
Destined for Success
April 5, 2017
The Small Business Clinic celebrates its 10-year anniversary

In the Public Interest
In the Public Interest
April 18, 2017
At annual event, alumni and students honored for pro bono work

A New Approach to Real Estate Development
A New Approach to Real Estate Development
April 12, 2017
Gould event on crowdfunding forecasts future

Justice Journeys
Justice Journeys
March 29, 2017
How did 24 Gould students spend their spring break? Giving back.

No More Waiting Until Next Year
No More Waiting Until Next Year
March 28, 2017
Inside baseball with Chicago Cubs counsel Lydia Wahlke, JD 2005

Lawyers 101
Lawyers 101
March 21, 2017
This spring, two deans – one former, one current – team up to teach undergrads

First Named Clinical Professorship Established at USC
First Named Clinical Professorship Established at USC
March 7, 2017
Audrey Irmas offers generous $1.5 million gift

Seeking Solutions to Wicked Problems
Seeking Solutions to Wicked Problems
March 7, 2017
Students from four USC schools investigate and help tackle the risk of homelessness

Four Fellowships, One Professor
Four Fellowships, One Professor
February 28, 2017
USC Gould’s Ariela Gross to explore law, race and slavery

Lights, Cameras, Legal Matters
Lights, Cameras, Legal Matters
February 22, 2017
A new partnership forged between Gould’s IPTL Clinic and the USC School of Cinematic Arts

75 Years Later: The Impact of Executive Order 9066
75 Years Later: The Impact of Executive Order 9066
February 16, 2017
Five USC Gould students reflect upon the time their families spent interned in camps during WWII

The Power of Social Activism
The Power of Social Activism
February 15, 2017
USC Gould Students flocked to a talk by ACLU legal director David Cole

Gould at the Grammys
Gould at the Grammys
February 15, 2017
Entertainment law student earns top spot in music industry writing contest

In Memoriam: Michael E. Levine
In Memoriam: Michael E. Levine
February 8, 2017
Former USC law professor remembered as a lively and demanding colleague, teacher and mentor

Leading Jurist Discusses Future of Judiciary
Leading Jurist Discusses Future of Judiciary
February 2, 2017
Judge Alex Kozinski visits USC Gould for lively conversation

USC Gould Students See Hard Work Pay Off
USC Gould Students See Hard Work Pay Off
January 24, 2017
Duo competed in nationwide moot court competition, making it to semifinals

Meeting of the Minds
Meeting of the Minds
January 20, 2017
USC Center for Transnational Law and Business inaugural conference convenes global experts

Civil Rights Watch Dog
Civil Rights Watch Dog
October 20, 2016
Mauro Morales '91 on politics, policy, and public service

Rebuilding Lives, One Angeleno at a Time
Rebuilding Lives, One Angeleno at a Time
January 6, 2017
Kimberley Guillemet ’05 of L.A.’s Office of Reentry, started on a path toward restorative justice at USC Gould

Nine Decades of High Standards
Nine Decades of High Standards
January 6, 2017
As the Southern California Law Review enters its 90th year, students learn lessons in leadership

From Politico to Publisher of The Washington Post
From Politico to Publisher of The Washington Post
October 19, 2016
Media entrepreneur Fred Ryan '80 reflects on his years at Gould

Reflections on 2016
Reflections on 2016
December 21, 2016
As head into 2017, it's time to recognize the year's milestones

Gould-Affiliated Law Blog Makes Top 100 List
Gould-Affiliated Law Blog Makes Top 100 List
December 15, 2016
Empirical SCOTUS named one of the best blogs for a legal audience

Immigration Clinic Advises University Community
Immigration Clinic Advises University Community
December 15, 2016
Profs Frenzen and Reisz assess possible impact of Trump presidency

New Lawyers Take Their Oaths
New Lawyers Take Their Oaths
December 9, 2016
Recent Gould grads passed the bar at highest rate in five years

Top Global Contenders
Top Global Contenders
December 5, 2016
LLM graduates return to their home countries with a competitive edge in the legal job market

Seven Ways to Take Care of Yourself During Finals and Beyond
Seven Ways to Take Care of Yourself During Finals and Beyond
November 30, 2016
SBA President Stephanie Rector ’17 shares healthy tips for law students

Public Interest Appeal
Public Interest Appeal
November 21, 2016
Dean Guzman announces expansion of school’s public service focus

USC Launches Global Center
USC Launches Global Center
November 15, 2016
Brian Peck will direct center to help businesses navigate global marketplace

USC Gould Students Gain Insight into Entertainment Industry Law
USC Gould Students Gain Insight into Entertainment Industry Law
November 14, 2016
2016 Institute on Entertainment Law and Business proves to be a can't-miss event

Direct Democracy at Work
Direct Democracy at Work
October 25, 2016
The USC Initiative and Referendum Institute shows voters attaining desired outcomes

Getting to Good Governance
Getting to Good Governance
October 24, 2016
In her research, Prof. Abby Wood analyzes costs and benefits of campaign finance disclosure

USC Gould Hosts First Bar Association Fair
USC Gould Hosts First Bar Association Fair
October 28, 2016
Students gain networking opportunities at recruitment event

USC’s Access to Justice Practicum Helps Reform License Suspensions
USC’s Access to Justice Practicum Helps Reform License Suspensions
October 26, 2016
Low-income people have suffered crushing debt, driver’s license suspension when they can’t pay tickets

USC Gould Launches New Public Interest Law Certificate
USC Gould Launches New Public Interest Law Certificate
October 19, 2016
Certificate signals commitment to important career path

Everything You Want to Know About Music Law
Everything You Want to Know About Music Law
October 12, 2016
Two entertainment industry attorneys share insights and advice with Gould students

Dean Guzman Makes Clerking a Priority
Dean Guzman Makes Clerking a Priority
October 10, 2016
Profs. Abby Wood and Sam Erman head clerkship committee

The Entertainment Law Society Holds First Panel of the Year
The Entertainment Law Society Holds First Panel of the Year
September 30, 2016
Law students get a sneak peek at life within the entertainment industry

Apple’s Tricky European Situation
Apple’s Tricky European Situation
September 6, 2016
Prof. Edward Kleinbard breaks down the potentially billion-dollar implications of the European Commission’s ruling against the computer company

USC Gould Class of 2019 Receives High Marks
USC Gould Class of 2019 Receives High Marks
September 6, 2016
Students welcomed to campus

In Memoriam: Edwin “Rip” Smith
In Memoriam: Edwin “Rip” Smith
August 3, 2016
Barrier-breaking international and environmental policy professor was 66

Professor’s Life Story Proves Opera-Worthy
Professor’s Life Story Proves Opera-Worthy
July 25, 2016
Elyn Saks’ revealing memoir is translated into music

Summer Law & English Program Kicks Off
Summer Law & English Program Kicks Off
July 18, 2016
Program for international law students enters 13th year

Preparing for Recruitment Season
Preparing for Recruitment Season
July 13, 2016
First-of-its-kind career event intended to help students “thrive and succeed”

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Showing Up for Veterans
November 10, 2017

Gould students and alumni team up to offer legal assistance to former military personnel


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USC Gould Hosts Tax Symposium
November 10, 2017

Experts with Tax Analysts, the American Bar Foundation and USC discuss tax reform


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Top International Arbitration Judge Shares Global Insights
November 7, 2017

The Hon. Charles N. Brower delivers annual Roth Lecture