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CSU Cleveland-Marshall College of Law is pleased to announce our 2022 Hall of Fame honorees. The induction ceremony will be held on Friday, November 4 in the Moot Court Room.

“Get ready to embark on a wild ride unlike anything you’ve ever experienced, packed with thrills, chills, and probably a few spills. Being a 1L will challenge you like you’ve never been challenged….. The first year of law school will be one of the hardest years of your life. Law school will profoundly alter the way you think, and view and interact with the world around you. Your 1L experience will change who you are, whether you want it to or not.” Andrew McClurg, 1L of a Ride, A Well-Traveled Professor's Roadmap to Success in the First Year of Law School

My favorite week of the academic year is Orientation Week. For the 7th year, I had the great pleasure and privilege of welcoming our first year class. They are talented, energetic, excited, curious, and yes, nervous - but that’s to be expected.

 “The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy.” -Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

The voters, the courts, and the states have all spoken…If we overrule them, it would damage our republic forever…. We cannot keep drifting apart into two separate tribes with a separate set of facts and separate realities with nothing in common except our hostility towards each other and mistrust for the few national institutions that we all still share….”U. S. Senator Mitch McConnell, January 6, 2022

Professor Heidi Gorovitz Robertson has been invited to join the Board of Advisors of the Institute for Energy Law (IEL). Law school membership in IEL is by invitation only and based on the law school's energy law capacity in terms of available courses and faculty expertise. Robertson's position on the IEL Board brings with it many benefits for the law school and for students interested in energy law.

The Federal Trade Commission has published the keynote address that FTC Bureau of Consumer Protection Director Samuel Levine gave at the 2022 Cybersecurity & Privacy Protection Conference held at CSU C|M|LAW in May. His remarks provided details on a number of significant policy developments in the Commission's approach to protecting consumer data privacy and security.

The Gula Tech Foundation selected Cleveland State University's Center for Cybersecurity & Privacy Protection as the third-place winner in its $1 million 

Our CSU C|M|LAW community was deeply saddened to learn that Dean Browne Lewis passed away on June 2 while attending a professional conference.

Dean Lewis joined the CSU C|M|LAW faculty in 2008 and left in July 2020 to become the Dean of the North Carolina Central University School of Law.