News and Features


Judge John V. Acosta
February 6
The University of Oregon School of Law will celebrate Judge John V. Acosta at this year’s Frohnmayer Award for Public Service on April 17 in Portland, Oregon. 
surreal photo of flower
February 6
Around the O: An exhibit of 28 surreal and abstract photographs by Pacific Northwest photographer Charles H. Jones is on display at Oregon Law.
Merv Loya
February 6
Professor Dominick Vetri remembers Merv Loya, a long-time administrator and a devoted friend of the Law School who passed away Wednesday, January 22, 2020.
William K. Knight Law Center
February 3
Inside Higher Ed: The University of Oregon dropped the Law School Admission Test as a requirement for some students.
outside of knight law center
February 1
PreLaw Magazine: PreLaw Magazine ranks Oregon Law #17 in the Nation for "Best Schools for Public Service."
Guy-Uriel E. Charles and Janet DeWart Bell
January 31
Around the O: Duke Law professor Guy-Uriel E. Charles and author Janet DeWart Bell, widow of former law school Dean Derrick Bell, to speak at Oregon Law. 
brown bear in the forest
January 31
Established in 1978, the Environmental Law Clinic at Oregon Law the was first of its kind in the nation.
January 29
The Conversation: Associate Professor Elizabeth Tippett writes for The Conversation. 
outside of knight law center
January 27
Oregon Law: The Business Law Program at the UO School of Law recently received two major gifts. One from Nancy and Dave Petrone in the amount of $250,000, and the second from Ron and Linda Greenman in the amount of $100,000.
Baszi Tackas
January 27
Oregon Law: Bazsi Takacs did not have a traditional path to law school. He graduated with a JD from Oregon Law in 2018, but originally planned to go to graduate school to pursue an MBA.