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2L Candice Isaac is Helping Minority Lawyers and Students Connect

WVU Law student Candice Isaac

MORGANTOWN, WEST VIRGINIA — Candice Isaac, a second year student at the West Virginia University College of Law, is working to support minorities in the legal profession.

Isaac serves as Director of Alumni Affairs and Development on the executive board of the National Black Law Students Association (NBLSA). It’s her responsibility to foster relationships between practicing minority attorneys and minority law students.

Second Edition of Professor Lofaso Labor Law Book is Published

WVU Law Professor Anne Marie Lofasso

MORGANTOWN, WEST VIRGINIA — A new edition of a labor law casebook co-authored by Anne Marie Lofaso, the Arthur B. Hodges Professor of Law at West Virginia University, has been published.

The 2016 second edition of “Modern Labor Law in the Private and Public Sectors” (Carolina Academic Press) reflects recent changes in labor laws in several states and new debates over policy.

$10,000 Gift Benefits Veterans Advocacy

WVU Law Veteran Advocay

MORGANTOWN, WEST VIRGINIA — Veterans throughout the state will benefit from a $10,000 donation to the West Virginia University College of Law from a veterans legal organization based in Washington, DC.

Dave Meyers (right), director of case evaluation and placement for the Veterans Consortium Pro Bono Program, presented the check to Gregory Bowman, dean of the College of Law, during the Veterans Stand Down held recently at the Morgantown National Guard Armory.

Professor Van Nostrand Tells Senate Subcommittee WV Can Benefit from EPA Plan

WVU Law Jamie Van Nostrand

MORGANTOWN, WEST VIRGINIA — WVU law professor James Van Nostrand told a U.S. Senate subcommittee on October 5 that the state could benefit economically from the EPA Clean Power Plan.

The plan seeks to curb greenhouse gas emissions from coal-powered utility plants that contribute to global climate change. It is being contested by West Virginia and 23 other states.

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