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William Mitchell campus closed Monday; Campus re-opens and classes resume Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2014

Updated, Monday, Jan. 27, 2014 at 7 pm Campus re-opens and classes resume on regular schedule Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2014. Students should check their Mitchell email for more information from Dean Thompson. William Mitchell College of Law will be closed on Monday, Jan. 27, 2014. All day and evening classes, meetings, and events are canceled due to the extreme …

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Robins, Kaplan, Miller & Ciresi L.L.P. and partners donate more than $1 million to William Mitchell

The law firm of Robins, Kaplan, Miller & Ciresi L.L.P., along with two of its partners, have donated $1.125 million to William Mitchell College of Law. This is the largest gift from a law firm and its partners in the college’s 113-year history, and is given in honor of the firm’s 75th anniversary. Continue reading →

Trademark Law and Policy Third Edition

Professor’s new book is definitive text on trademark law

Professor Ken Port, in his newly-revised textbook, gives students an updated examination of the ever-changing trademark issues related to the Internet. The Third Edition of “Trademark Law and Policy,” published this month, includes a section on cybersquatting, which is when a non-trademark owner registers someone else’s name or trademark as a domain name. Continue reading →

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Dorsey Lecture to feature Vice Chancellor J. Travis Laster

William Mitchell College of Law presents the Dorsey & Whitney Foundation Lecture featuring Vice Chancellor J. Travis Laster of the Delaware Court of Chancery at 7:30 pm Tuesday, Oct. 8 in the law school’s Auditorium. Laster will present “From the Boardroom to the Courtroom: Litigation Tips for Directors and their Advisors.” Continue reading →

MLK Week of Service

Mitchell honored for commitment to diversity

William Mitchell is one of just ten law schools in the country to receive the Law School Admission Council’s 2013 Diversity Matters Award. The schools are honored for their commitment to attracting minority students to their programs, with outreach programs directed towards racially and ethnically diverse students who may be considering law school. Continue reading …