An amicus curiae brief co-authored by Professor Thomas Berg recently was filed in the U.S. Supreme Court case Obergfell v. Hodges, supporting the petitioners’ claim of a constitutional right to same-sex marriage while also arguing for protection of the religious liberty rights of objectors.
MLS is headed for Minnesota, Lilly Pulitzer crashes Target and a ‘Good Question’ about lie detector tests in recent headlines.
Thanks to Donors, Five Law Students Will Serve Communities This Summer Through Public Interest Fellowships
Each year, more than 45 percent of University of St. Thomas School of Law alumni participate in annual giving, with many giving to the UST-MJF Public Interest Fellowship (PILF) designation. The 3L Class Gift ra...
For the second year in a row, students and a professor from the University of St. Thomas Appellate Clinic have won an appeal they briefed and argued before judges in the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit on behalf of a pro bono client.
Law students from several affinity groups at the University of St. Thomas School of Law will together launch an event series exploring issues of legal significance from the diverse perspectives of their groups.
Rod Burwell, a former member of the St. Thomas Board of Trustees and the School of Law Board of Governors, died Sunday.
The law students and faculty working for the University of St. Thomas School of Law Community Justice Project filed a complaint March 20 with the U.S. Department of Justice Civil Rights Division, arguing that a Minneapolis public school routinely violates the rights of special education students.
School of Law Ranked No. 3 in U.S. for Practical Training, No. 1 in Upper Midwest for Clinical Training
The University of St. Thomas School of Law is the No. 3 law school in the nation for practical training, the top law school in the Upper Midwest for clinical training and the top private law school in Minnesota, according to recently released rankings from The National Jurist and U.S. News and World Report.
University of St. Thomas School of Law Professor Nekima Levy-Pounds is a 2015 recipient of the Saint Paul Foundation Ambassador Award, which honors Minnesota’s anti-racism activists.
Target troubles and a '40-Under-40' honoree in this week’s headlines.
St. Thomas graduate and professional programs in business, education, law and social work are recognized in the annual Best Graduate School rankings published Tuesday by U.S. News & World Report.
Two professors from the University of St. Thomas School of Law are among the founding members of a new initiative that seeks to “make marriage achievable for all Americans, regardless of social class or sexual orientation.”
Target Corporation and the University of St. Thomas School of Law have named second-year law student Christopher Damian the 2015 recipient of the Target Corporation Diversity in Law Scholarship.
St. Thomas ranked as one of the nation’s “Most Underrated,” plus an Almanac appearance in this week’s headlines.
Daryl Atkinson '07, a senior attorney at the Southern Coalition for Social Justice, received a White House Champions for Change award for his work on criminal justice reform.
People with disabilities, their families and the lawyers who represent them now have a website to help them navigate disability law.
Servant leadership and the "trusted adviser model" are what business clients expect and deserve, and ultimately, those concepts contribute to a fulfilling law practice.
For these alumni, the UST School of Law's focus on social justice blends with their own personal values.
As UST School of Law expands beyond the J.D., new students are driven by their passion to make the world a better place.
Target tumbles, #BlackLivesMatter and the Pope talks climate change in recent headlines.
Levy-Pounds recognized by business and legal communities with Attorney of the Year and 40 Under 40 awards
University of St. Thomas School of Law Professor Nekima Levy-Pounds was announced recently as a 2014 Attorney of the Year by Minnesota Lawyer and a 40 Under 40 honoree for 2015 by Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal.
Two professors and two local attorneys will analyze the oral arguments made in the Young v. United Parcel Service Supreme Court case during a roundtable discussion Jan. 29 at the University of St. Thomas School of Law.
The University of St. Thomas School of Law Religious Liberty Appellate Clinic has filed an amicus curiae (“friend of the court”) brief in two cases in the Supreme Court of North Carolina involving a “school choice” program.
UST School of Law professor Julie Oseid reflects on the surprises that have led to her career as a professor, researcher and author.
Sister Sally Furay, described by many as one of the key architects of the St. Thomas School of Law, died Saturday in San Diego.