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Mark Bratt (JD '06) and Erin Coleman (JD '11) Named as Preceptors of the Year 2019-2020

Each year, the Pepperdine Caruso Law Parris Institute for Professional Excellence surveys the first year students so they can submit a nomination for their preceptor to win the Preceptor of the Year Award. This year, alumna Erin Coleman (JD '11) and alumnus Mark Bratt (JD '06) took home the honor.

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Pepperdine Caruso Law Hosts Online Swearing In Ceremony

On the evening of Tuesday, June 2, 2020, Pepperdine Caruso Law hosted its first-ever online swearing in ceremony for graduates who passed the February 2020 California Bar Examination.

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A Message on the Death of George Floyd from Dean Paul Caron

The Caruso School of Law embraces our responsibility to address systemic injustices in our society. Our mission is to provide our students with the tools they need to become future leaders who will effect positive change in the world.

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Professor Maureen Weston Presents Arbitration Law Update for ABA Section on Dispute Resolution Conference

Professor Maureen Arellano Weston presented "Arbitration Law Update, Innovative Uses of Arbitration and Technology" at the ABA Section on Dispute Resolution Virtual Conference.

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Kelly Shea Delvac Wins National Law Review Law School Writing Contest

Pepperdine Caruso Law third-year student Kelly Shea Delvac's article, "Human Rights Abuses in the Enforcement of Coronavirus Security Measures," has been published in the National Law Review.

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Stipend-Funded Immigration and Asylum Position with Legal Aid Foundation Los Angeles

The application is available for the 2020-2021 stipend-funded immigration and asylum position with the Legal Aid Foundation of Los Angeles.

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Professor Jeffrey Baker, "Creating Blueprints for Law School Responses to Natural Disasters" -- The Cambridge Handbook of Disaster Law (forthcoming 2021)

Professor Jeffrey R. Baker's book chapter, "Creating Blueprints for Law School Responses to Natural Disasters," will be published in The Cambridge Handbook of Disaster Law.

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Pepperdine Caruso Law Offers Reduced Master's Degree Tuition for Seaver College Class of 2020

Pepperdine Caruso School of Law offers two online master’s degree programs: the online Master of Legal Studies with an optional concentration in dispute resolution and the online Master of Dispute Resolution from Pepperdine Caruso School of Law’s Straus Institute, top-ranked for dispute resolution in the U.S. News and World Report 2020 law school rankings.

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Professor Robert Pushaw, "Comparing Literary and Biblical Hermeneutics to Constitutional and Statutory Interpretation" -- Pepperdine Law Review

Professor Robert J. Pushaw's article, "Comparing Literary and Biblical Hermeneutics to Constitutional and Statutory Interpretation," has been published in the Pepperdine Law Review.