Professor MacLean Delivers Remarks at the Legal Writing Institute Biennial Conference

Date posted: July 11, 2014

On July 2, 2014, Professor Chuck MacLean along with Duncan School of Law Professor David Walker delivered their remarks in Philadelphia on Rewriting Writing Across the Curriculum at the Biennial Conference of the Legal Writing Institute (“LWI”). The remarks proposed that any successful attempt to permeate legal writing across the whole curriculum requires broad and Read More…

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Adam Lamparello Weighs in on Sentencing of Ted Wise

Date posted: July 10, 2014

Professor Adam Lamparello was interviewed in May by NBC News Staff Writer Elizabeth Chuck regarding Marion County Superior Court Judge Kurt Eisgruber’s decision to sentence defendant Ted Wise, who was convicted of one count of rape and five counts of committing deviant sexual conduct against his wife, to home detention. Explaining that “about 25 percent Read More…

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Professor Nancy Marcus Interviewed on Same-Sex Marriage Stay

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On June, 30, constitutional law professor Nancy Marcus was again interviewed by 21Alive News, this time to explain the significance of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit’s issuance of a stay in the Indiana same-sex marriage case.  The interview can be viewed at this link:  http://www.indianasnewscenter.com/home/What-Happens-Now-To-Gay-Couples-Who-Wed-Last-Week-VIDEO-265286781.html​.

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Dean Luna Publishes Article in Wisconsin Law Review

Date posted: July 8, 2014

The Dominion of Agricultural Sustainability: Invisible Farm Laborers Increasingly, individuals and organizations are promoting an integrated, sustainable food systems approach.  Consumer demand for fresh food and vegetables with an emphasis on food safety is also coupled with pursuing sustainability and seeking alternatives to industrialized food production.  A major difficulty, however is that proposed integrated systems omit Read More…

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Professor Lamparello’s Interviewed on Changes to Indiana’s Criminal Sentencing Laws

Date posted: July 7, 2014

Professor Lamparello was also interviewed in June by WANE-TV’s Randy Spieth about the recent changes to Indiana’s criminal sentencing laws, which some Indiana residents believe will result in more lenient sentences for drug offenders. Stating that “the war on drugs has been a failure,” Professor Lamparello explained that the changes make “sentences more proportional to Read More…

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Dean cummings Agrees to Serve on Two Boards

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Interim Dean andré douglas pond cummings has been invited to and agreed to join the Board of Directors of the Smith Academy for Excellence, a Fort Wayne charter school founded by the Thomas Smith family to focus on educating and building at-risk minority youth in grades 3-11.  “Smith Academy for Excellence (SAFE) is an all-boys Read More…

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Tech Law Professors Help Sway Supreme Court

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Amicus Briefs Support Privacy Protections, Protections for Those with Mental Disabilities Fort Wayne, Ind. — Indiana Tech Law School continues to work to transform the law and protect the civil liberties of citizens throughout the United States through the use of amicus briefs. Lawyering Skills Professors Adam Lamparello and Charles E. MacLean recently filed an amicus Read More…

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Law School Dean Departs Indiana Tech

Date posted: May 23, 2014

Indiana Tech announced today that Law School Dean Peter Alexander has resigned. Alexander has held the position of Vice President and Dean of the Law School and tenured professor and he resigned both positions with Indiana Tech on May 21, 2014.

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Local Firm Endows Scholarship Prize at Tech Law School

Date posted: April 2, 2014

Indiana Tech Law School announced today that the Fort Wayne law firm of Shambaugh, Kast, Beck and Williams, LLP has created a scholarship prize at the school. The firm’s $25,000 gift is the first endowed scholarship created by a local law firm. Muncie attorney, Eric C. Welch, endowed the first scholarship for the law school in 2013. Dean Peter Alexander said the funds will be used to recognize student excellence.

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Indiana Tech Law and Manchester Pharmacy Promote Women’s Leadership

Date posted: March 25, 2014

Indiana Tech’s female law students and Manchester University’s female pharmacy students will gather together March 28 and 29 to hear presentations from successful Fort Wayne women about becoming community leaders and volunteers. The Women’s Leadership Forum will will feature keynote presentations from Allen County Superior Court Judge Wendy Davis and Parkview Health Chief Experience Officer Sue Ehinger.

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