Student Spotlight

For many students, the first year of law school is one of the toughest challenges they’ve ever encountered. Older, nontraditional law students – such...

Upcoming Events

Commencement

Commencement

Reception in Memory of Professor Robert B. Kent '01H
APR
29
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
RWU School of Law | Bristol, Rhode Island
Providence Law Alumni Networking Reception
APR
30
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
GPub, 61 Orange Street, Providence, RI
Accepted Students Day
MAY
11
9:45 am - 1:30 pm
RWU Law, 10 Metacom Avenue, Bristol, RI 02809
School of Law Commencement
MAY
15
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
RWU School of Law, Bristol, RI
Pro Bono Collaborative Cocktail Reception
MAY
28
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
One Citizens Plaza Rotunda, Providence, RI


News/Newsletters

Shifting Seas
"The growing challenge of global climate change is taking a heavy toll in the
Northeast and beyond - RWU Law's Marine Affairs Institute is at the forefront
of efforts to mount a response"
RWU Magazine
Spring 2013, Pgs. 14-15

One Fish, Two Fish, Who Regulates You, Fish?
Is Federal salmon oversight as complicated as President Obama claims?

Slate turned to Prof. Susan Farady to explain President Obama's reference.
January 26, 2011

Deepwater wind farm attracts a crowd . . . of lawyers
Providence Business News
September 11, 2010

Oil Sheen Spreading from Gulf Platform Explosion
USA Today
September 2, 2010

Rhode Island is a Leader in Marine Law
Providence Business News
June 28, 2010

 

Law School Institute-related Blogs

 

RHODE ISLAND SEA GRANT

41N  - The magazine of Rhode Island Sea Grant and the University of Rhode Island Coastal Institute

 

NATIONAL SEA GRANT LAW CENTER

Ocean and Coastal Case Alert
Case Alert is a monthly listserv highlighting recent court decisions impacting ocean and coastal resource management. Each Case Alert will briefly summarize the cases.