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Drake welcomes global practitioner in residence
As the Drake Law Global Practitioner in Residence, Prof. Wilson will teach a course entitled Separatist Movements. This course will examine the implications of separatist movements using the Scottish referendum as a starting point.

Drake Law a Best Value Private Law School once again
Drake Law was again chosen as a Best Value Private Law School by preLaw Magazine, a National Jurist publication.

Drake Law alumni honored at ISBA Presidential Banquet
Several Drake Law connections were recently recognized at the Iowa State Bar Association’s (ISBA) Presidential Banquet. The banquet is held during the ISBA’s annual conference in June.

Peter Yu ranked #2 scholar for intellectual property law
Professor Peter Yu was recently ranked as the #2 Experienced Intellectual Property Scholar by Written Description, a patent and IP blog reviewing recent scholarship on patent law, IP theory, and innovation.

Professor Melissa Weresh concludes time as president of Legal Writing Institute
This month marks the end of Professor Melissa Weresh’s two-year term as president of the Legal Writing Institute (LWI). LWI is a non-profit organization dedicated to improving legal writing by providing a forum for discussion and scholarship about legal writing, analysis, and research. Weresh will move to the role of immediate past-president through 2016, after serving as president-elect from 2010-2012 and president from 2012-2014. During her final, two-year term, she will remain on the executive committee of the LWI board of directors.