News and Features


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January 20
The Reporters Committee: The Local Legal Initiative which provides pro bono legal support to local journalists and news outlets throughout the states pursuing enterprise and investigative journalism will include Oregon Law.
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January 17
Around the O: Professor Mary Wood provides expert opinion.
ENR Delegation with Prof Dotson in front of the White House in DC
January 14
Ten Oregon Law students from the school's Environmental & Natural Resources Law Center recently went to DC to present their own research before the U.S. House Select Committee on the Climate Crisis.
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January 7
Law360: The story features research by Associate Professor Elizabeth Tippett.
Harvey Weinstein
January 5
Wall Street Journal: UO law professor Liz Tippett provides expert commentary. 
Prescription drug bottles
January 3
The Conversation: UO law professor Liz Tippett co-writes a piece for The Conversation.
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January 2
The Verge: Associate Professor Elizabeth Tippett provides expert commentary.
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December 23
As we take a look back at 2019, we’re highlighting the top stories published by Oregon Law and Around the O.
student protesters with "there is no planet b" signs
December 16
Professor Mary Wood’s new research focuses on developing three interlocking efforts that will work together to rapidly reduce greenhouse gas emissions and remove carbon from the atmosphere.
Professor Caroline Forell at lecture podium
December 11
Over the last 41 years, Professor Caroline Forell has taught Legal Research and Writing, Torts, Trust and Estates, Future Interests, Animal Law, and Women and the Law.