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Tulane Law Associate Professor Jeremy Bock has been named the inaugural holder of the newly endowed Alan and Louise Fisch Early Career Professorship in Law.

The new Fisch Professorship, created through an endowed gift, will support early-career faculty scholarship in intellectual property law, especially patent law, and signals the school’s continued expertise in the field. 

The investiture of the Fisch Early Career Professorship will take place at 5:30 p.m. April 4 at Tulane Law School's John Giffen Weinmann Hall, Room 110, with a reception to follow.

Tulane Law’s Center for Energy Law and the Texas law firm of Baker Botts are co-hosting a breakfast program focused on ESG issues facing the oil and gas industry on Friday, Oct. 22.

The  program, titled, “ESG in Oil and Gas: How Upstream, Midstream and Investors are Rising to the Challenge,” will take place from 8:30 a.m. to noon at the Hotel ZaZa Memorial City, Great Expectations Ballroom, 9787 Katy Fwy, Houston.

The event will focus on ESG opportunities and challenges and will feature perspectives from leaders in the upstream, midstream and power sectors. 

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit will consider three cases on their docket at Tulane Law School, 6329 Freret St. as part of efforts to bring the court to the public.

The public is invited to attend. Normal court security procedures will apply.



The Tulane Energy Institute and the Tulane Center for Energy Law host a program on "Liquified Natural Gas Revolution" as well as updates on the activities at both the Institute and the Center. The event will feature remarks by Kim Talus, James McCulloch Chair in Energy Law and Director, Tulane Center for Energy Law; and Pierre Conner, Executive Director and Professor of Practice, Tulane Energy Institute.

Tulane's tradition of Moot Court will be on full display in what is considered the championship of championships , the Moot Court Honorary Round, to be held Monday, Feb. 3  at 4:30 p.m. at the law school's John Giffen Weinmann Hall, 6329 Freret St. Three notable federal judges will preside as two finalists, Will Harrison and Daniel Stein, both third-year law students, compete to be the all-around winner and see whose name will go first 'on the marble.' A reception will follow

The Louisiana Supreme Court will hear oral arguments on selected cases at Tulane Law School.

Details pending. Please keep in mind that court security procedures will be in effect.


Join the Tulane Center for Environmental Law and ProPublica for a panel discussion that is part of their "Investigating Justice" series. The event will center on investigative research being done by ProPublica and The Advocate/Times-Picayune on industrial expansion in Louisiana and the cost to local communities. The event will analyze original writing and interactive tools that will be published in the weeks before the gathering at Tulane Law. A reception will follow.

More details to come. 


You are invited to participate inTulane Law's 2019 Washington D.C. Walk-Around Interview Program.Selected students will travel to Washington, D.C. at their own expense to interview with employers in their respective offices. There is NO COST for this program. You will be able to prescreen ALL interview candidates and select those you wish to interview.

Tulane University Summer in the City Houston alumni reception will be held at the offices of Vinson & Elkins, 1001 Fannin Street, Suite 2500. 





On behalf of Tulane University Law School, Washington University School of Law, University of Miami School of Law, and University of Alabama School of Law we invite you to the 2019Atlanta Interview Program. The program provides a wonderful opportunity to interview second and third year students fromfour outstanding law schools, all of which boast diverse student bodies. Because many of our students have personal, academic, and familial ties to Georgia, we think that you will find the Atlanta Interview Program to be a valuable part of your fall recruitment schedule.