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OU Law to Host Inaugural ONE J Symposium

The University of Oklahoma College of Law will host the first Oil and Gas, Naural Resources, and Energy Journal (ONE J) Symposium Friday, April 7. This year’s theme is “The Future of Oil and Gas Law and Policy.”

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American Indian Law Review Symposium to Center on Environmental Issues

The University of Oklahoma College of Law will host the American Indian Law Review’s annual Indigenous Peoples, Law, and Power Symposium Friday, March 24. This year’s theme is “Oil and Water.” The Symposium is co-sponsored in partnership with the University of Oklahoma’s College of Arts and Sciences’ Native American Studies Department. The event will begin at 10:00 a.m. in the Dick Bell Courtroom in Andrew M. Coats Hall.

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OU Law Announces M.L.S. Program in Healthcare Law

The University of Oklahoma College of Law is pleased to announce the launch of a Master of Legal Studies (M.L.S.) degree in Healthcare Law. The program, which is designed mainly for non-lawyers, will enroll its first students in fall 2017.  The degree is delivered primarily online and provides masters level knowledge on the legal and regulatory issues unique to healthcare.  

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Three OU Law Alumni Inducted Into Hall of Fame

Last night, the University of Oklahoma College of Law honored three distinguished alumni at its annual Order of the Owl Hall of Fame ceremony. The Order of the Owl recognizes OU Law graduates who demonstrate leadership and service through outstanding accomplishments in their legal careers.

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OU Law to Honor Three Outstanding Alumni at Order of the Owl Hall of Fame Ceremony

The University of Oklahoma College of Law will honor three outstanding alumni at its annual Order of the Owl Hall of Fame Ceremony, Monday, March 6. The Order of the Owl recognizes OU Law graduates who demonstrate leadership and service through outstanding accomplishments in their legal careers. This year’s honorees are: The Honorable David B. Lewis, the first African-American to serve on the Oklahoma Court of Criminal Appeals; Judy Hamilton Morse, the first woman to act as president of a major Oklahoma law firm; and The Honorable Steven W. Taylor, retired Oklahoma Supreme Court justice and leader in the legal profession who served as presiding judge of the state trial in the Oklahoma City bombing case.

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