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UND School of Law mentioned in ABA Journal

Categories: Alumni, Public, Students

Despite the COVID-19 crisis, some law school’s see increases in jobs for new graduates When the pandemic started, law schools feared 2020 would be a year like 2009—which was during the Great Recession and saw significantly fewer job opportunities for new graduates, along with many attorney layoffs. But those fears don’t seem to have come […]

Jason Loos ’05, Appointed Lake Oswego City Attorney

Categories: Alumni

The Lake Oswego City Council has ended the search for a new city attorney. During the April 6 meeting, the council selected Jason Loos to replace former City Attorney David Powell. Powell retired at the end of 2020 and Loos is set to begin in his new position June 14. Evan Boone has served as […]

Kermit Edward Bye ’62, first UND Law graduate appointed as a United States Circuit Judge, dies at 84

Categories: Alumni, Public

Kermit Edward Bye, 84, passed away Saturday, March 20 surrounded by his loving wife, children, grandchildren and brother. Kermit was born Jan. 13, 1937 to Margaret Brekke Bye and Kermit Bertherand Bye. He was born in the railroad section house in Hatton as a blizzard made it impossible to get to a hospital. Kermit and […]

UND Law alumna, Lu Jiang, ’12, to be keynote speaker at upcoming Women for Philanthropy online event

Categories: Alumni, Public

UND Alumni Association & Foundation’s annual Women for Philanthropy event returns in an online format on April 20, 2021. UND female leaders from around the globe will gather on one screen to embrace philanthropy and share experiences that will leave you feeling motivated and inspired to change the world. Keynote speakers include Katie Itterman, ’03, Executive […]

New North Dakota Law Review, Volume 96, Number 1 (2021) now available online

Categories: Alumni, Public, Students

The new issue of the North Dakota Law Review, Volume 96, Number 1 (2021) is now available to view online. ARTICLES INCLUDED IN THIS ISSUE: Using Drones to Reduce the Risk of Litigation in the Construction, Energy, and Agriculture Industries – Emily A. Donaher It’s Raining, It’s Pouring, Weather Modification Regulation is Snoring: A Proposal […]

Blog Talk Radio features Brian Schnell, ’87, on Women’s Franchise Committee Podcast

Categories: Alumni

Women’s Franchise Committee Podcast:  Brian Schnell Brian Schnell is a Partner and Chair of Franchise Practice at Faegre Drinker. Brian is passionate about franchising, representing franchisors from across the U.S. and abroad. Brian has devoted more than 30 years to finding solutions and approaches for his clients on their challenges and opportunities. Brian counsels both emerging and […]

MN Lawyer story featuring alumna, Jana Aune Deach

Categories: Alumni

Breaking the Ice: Family law attorney works to ‘minimize conflict, consequences’ Name: Jana Aune Deach Title: Attorney, Moss & Barnett Education: B.A., history, University of North Dakota; J.D., University of North Dakota School of Law   Moss & Barnett attorney Jana Aune Deach jokes that she’s “probably one of five people who went to law school with the […]

Johnathan Judd, ’99, appointed to judgeship in Minnesota’s 7th District

Categories: Alumni

Moorhead mayor to leave office for Minnesota judgeship. Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz announced early Monday evening, Jan. 25, his appointment of Johnathan Judd to replace Judge Barbara Hanson in the Seventh Judicial District. The mayor of Moorhead will soon have a new title: Judge Johnathan Judd. Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz announced early Monday evening, Jan. […]