Student Spotlight

Justin Pruett '11
Justin ‘JP’ Pruett ’11 has worked as a law clerk in the Legal Affairs department of MetLife, Inc., and as an extern with Judge Edward Clifton of the...

Upcoming Events

Santoro Series

Alumni Weekend

Santoro Series

Alumni Weekend

Public Interest Potluck
SEP
05
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Providence
Info Session for Prospective Students
SEP
15
8:30 am - 12:00 pm
RWU Law, 10 Metacom Avenue, Bristol, RI 02809
3rd Annual Professor Anthony J. Santoro Business Law Lecture Series
SEP
18
5:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Omni Hotel Providence
15th Annual Law Alumni Association Scholarship Golf Tournament
SEP
28
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Metacomet Country Club, 500 Veterans Memorial Parkway, East Providence


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

 

                                                          ALUMNI IN THE NEWS   

Congratulations to joint degree graduate Alicia Schaffner Eichinger '09, who was recently named the new Executive Director of the Salt Ponds Coalition in Rhode Island: http://www.saltpondscoalition.org/BoardMembers.html.     

 

Law School Institute-related Blogs

 

RHODE ISLAND SEA GRANT

Coastal and Ocean News and Events

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.