Drake Law professor and students submit position paper to Hong Kong government
Peter K. Yu, Kern Family Chair in Intellectual Property Law and the director of the Intellectual Property Law Center at Drake Law School, submitted a position paper to the Hong Kong government in November. The paper was developed with the assistance of three Drake Law students: Timothy Alberts, La’Cee Groetken, and Kyle Mendenhall.
Success continues for Drake Law moot court teams
Two teams from Drake Law School recently competed in the regional rounds of the 64th Annual National Moot Court Competition. The team of Mara Jones, Kyle Mendenhall and Louis Sloven won the regional and advance to the National Finals in New York City in February.
Drake Law and Iowa State University join in an innovative partnership to reduce student debt
Students at Iowa State University will be able to earn their undergraduate and law degrees in six, rather than seven, years under an innovative new partnership between Iowa State and the Drake Law School.
The Farmer Veteran Coalition of Iowa and Drake Agricultural Law Center to host conference
The Farmer Veteran Coalition of Iowa will host its first annual conference December 14, 2013, from 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. at Easter Seals Iowa, 401 NE 66th Ave. in Des Moines. The conference features expert agriculture attorneys, accountants, agribusiness professionals, educators, USDA personnel, and other veteran service providers as well as a keynote address from Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Bill Northey. The Drake Agricultural Law Center is partnering with the Farmer Veteran Coalition to help organize the event and provide educational material to the veterans on a number of legal issues faced by beginning farmers.