North Dakota Law

Updates from the University of North Dakota School of Law.

Articles by
Rob Carolin

Cross Border Classic Brings UND and Manitoba Professional Schools Together

Categories: Students

On February 1-2, 2019, the UND School of Law Canadian Law Student’s Society (CLSS) hosted the annual Cross-Border Classic, a hockey match up involving teams from UND’s law and medical schools, and the University of Manitoba’s law and medical schools. “It’s a great opportunity to get the professional schools together since we are so close […]

Four Law Alumni Named to Prairie Business Top 40 Under 40

Categories: Uncategorized

Four UND Law alumni were named to Prairie Business Magazine’s “Top 40 Under 40” for 2018 from North Dakota and western Minnesota.  Stacey Dahl, Lynn Slaathaug Moen, David Piper and Aubrey Zuger were selected from more than 125 nominations for the award.  The individual biographies below feature, in italics, a quote from their nomination form. […]

Law Graduates Participate in Winter Commencement

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The University of North Dakota held its Winter Commencement ceremony for graduate and professional degrees on Thursday, December 13, 2018 at the Chester Fritz Auditorium on the UND campus. Thirteen law students completed the required coursework to earn the Juris Doctor degree.  Three graduates participated in the winter ceremony. Interim Dean Bradley Myers presented the candidates […]

Mark Chipman, ’85, headlines Olafson Ethics Symposium

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Mark Chipman, Executive Chairman & Governor of True North Sports & Entertainment, was the featured speaker at the UND College of Business & Public Administration’s 14th Annual Olafson Ethics Symposium on Thursday, November 8.  In a Q&A format, Chipman discussed ethical perspectives in sports.  True North Sports & Entertainment owns the Winnipeg Jets of the […]

Haley Wamstad, ’07, first woman elected as Grand Forks County state’s attorney

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Original story from: Grand Forks Herald, by Tess Williams When Haley Wamstad walked into the second-floor offices of the Grand Forks County Courthouse, she was greeted with “Hey, boss,” a term still unfamiliar for the freshly-elected state’s attorney. She’s the first woman to be elected to the position. The state’s attorney is the top prosecutor […]

Laurie McHenry named North Dakota Library Association’s Librarian of the Year

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Laurie McHenry, Head of Technical Services at the Thormodsgard Law Library, received the North Dakota Library Association’s (NDLA) Librarian of the Year Award. The award honors, “an NDLA member who has made notable contributions to the North Dakota library profession, has furthered significant development of libraries in North Dakota, or has performed exemplary statewide service […]

UND announces Law dean candidates and open forum dates

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Four finalists for UND School of Law dean will visit campus this month: Brian Gallini of the University of Arkansas School of Law; Susan Bisom-Rapp of the Thomas Jefferson School of Law; Camille Davidson of the Wake Forest University School of Law; and Elizabeth Ann Warner of the University of Kansas School of Law. Open […]

A Discussion on the Philando Castile Case with Prosecutor Mr. John J. Choi

Categories: Alumni, Public

The UND School of Law International Human Rights Organization and the Black Law Students Association will host Mr. John J. Choi for a discussion on the Plilando Castile Case on Tuesday, October 30, 2018 in the UND Law Baker Courtroom. Choi is the Chief Prosecutor for Ramsey County in Minnesota. Attorney Choi brought charges against the officer […]