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HLS students excel at national gender identity moot court competition

HLS students excel at national gender identity moot court competition

Two Harvard Law School teams competed at the 13th annual Williams Institute Moot Court Competition at the University of California Los Angeles School of Law earlier this month. The event, which featured 30 teams from law schools nationwide, is the only national competition dedicated exclusively to the areas of sexual orientation and gender identity law.

A Workable Democracy: the optimistic project of Justice Stephen Breyer

A Workable Democracy: the optimistic project of Justice Stephen Breyer

Justice Stephen G. Breyer LL.B. ’64 sometimes says that his job and that of other members of the Supreme Court is to speak for the law. He does not mean that justices are Platonic Guardians, with ironclad power to impose their will on the nation despite being unelected. The job calls for deference to the […]

HLS and MIT Media Lab launch innovative course on law and regulation in the digital world

HLS and MIT Media Lab launch innovative course on law and regulation in the digital world

For the first time, Harvard Law School and the MIT Media Lab have collaborated to host an innovative January-term course, “Internet & Society: The Technologies and Politics of Control,” dedicated to understanding the legal and technical dynamics of the digital world.

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Harvard Law School: 2016 in review

A look back at 2016, highlights of the people who visited, events that took place and everyday life at Harvard Law School.