North Dakota Law

Updates from the University of North Dakota School of Law.

Professor Nikola Datzov recently presented at the Southeastern Association of Law Schools (SEALS) Annual conference in Miramar Beach, Florida

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Professor Datzov participated on a panel and presented his research, “IP Enforcement in Web3: An Unforeseen Roadblock.” Session Summary – Intellectual Property and Web3 August 1, 2022 Submitted by Keith Robinson The IP and Web3 panel took place on Sunday at 1 PM in Juniper 4.  This well-attended program brought together intellectual property scholars to […]

Abraham Wingrove ’11 appointed magistrate judge in Ada County Idaho

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Fourth District Magistrate Judge Appointed  PRESS RELEASE  DISTRICT COURT  FOURTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT  STATE OF IDAHO  August 5, 2022 The Magistrates Commission for the Fourth Judicial District, comprised of Ada, Boise, Elmore, and Valley counties, is pleased to announce that Mr. Abraham Wingrove has been appointed as magistrate judge in Ada County. Mr. Wingrove will fill […]

Professor Carolyn Williams elected treasurer of The Legal Writing Institute

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The Legal Writing Institute (LWI) announced that Professor Carolyn Williams was elected by her peers as the LWI Treasurer, after just being elected for her first term as a Director of the Board. LWI is a nonprofit organization dedicated to improving legal communication by supporting the development of teaching and scholarly resources and establishing forums […]

UND School of Law alumni begin clerkships with the North Dakota Supreme Court

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Supreme Court welcomes new law clerks The North Dakota Supreme Court is pleased to announce the following individuals who began their one-year clerkship with the North Dakota Supreme Court on August 1, 2022. Austin Artz of Minot, North Dakota, received a B.A. in History with a minor in German from the University of North Dakota.  […]

U.S. News: Professor Steven Morrison quoted

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ND Abortion Clinic Says Minnesota Move Won’t Delay Services The owner and operator of North Dakota’s lone abortion clinic says a judge’s ruling that will delay the closing of the state’s lone abortion clinic should provide more than enough time for her to move it a few miles away to Minnesota. By Associated Press July 28, […]

Alisha Ankers ’92 Named Super Lawyer

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Ankers has been selected as a 2022 Great Plains Super Lawyer in the area of family law InForum Published July 30, 2022 12:02 AM Ms. Ankers is a sole practitioner attorney with more than 30 years of experience practicing law in both Minnesota and North Dakota. Her practice has offices in both Fargo and Wishek, North […]

Professor Tade Oyewunmi recently presented at the Natural Resources Law Teachers Workshop

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Professor Tade Oyewunmi presented a working paper on ‘The Regulatory State and the Emerging Offshore Wind Energy Market in the US’ at the Natural Resources Law Teachers Workshop hosted by the Foundation for Natural Resources and Energy Law in Vail, CO This paper discusses the emerging offshore wind energy market in the U.S. and highlights […]

Professor Steven Morrison quoted

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EXPLAINER: Challenge pending to North Dakota abortion ban AP News By DAVE KOLPACK July 18, 2022 FARGO, N.D. (AP) — North Dakota’s only abortion clinic, the Red River Women’s Clinic, has gone to state court seeking to declare the state’s imminent abortion ban is contrary to the state constitution. The lawsuit also seeks to at least delay […]

Ellen E. Tholen ’89 announces bid for Itasca County Attorney

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Tholen announces bid for County Attorney Grand Rapids Herald Review July 17, 2022 U.S. Army veteran Ellen E. Tholen is announcing her candidacy for Itasca County Attorney. Tholen received her law degree from the University of North Dakota in 1989 and has been an actively practicing attorney in Itasca County for over 32 years. Tholen […]

Tanner Holten ’18 appointed new attorney for Crookston Housing & Economic Development Authority (CHEDA)

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CHEDA SELECTS TANNER HOLTEN AS NEW ATTORNEY AND IS CLOSE TO CHOOSING AN INTERIM EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR KROX July 12, 2022 The Crookston Housing & Economic Development Authority (CHEDA) met on Tuesday for a regular meeting at noon at the Valley Technology Park. After the Call to Order, the meeting began with the board approving the meeting […]