Events & Announcements

Denver Law Review Announces 2016 Emerging Scholar Award Winner

The Denver Law Review is pleased to announce that it has selected Adam Feldman, a Ph.D. student at the University of Southern California, for the 2016 Emerging Scholar Award.

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DLR Online Proudly Presents a Special Issue, Navigating the Nuance: Pressing Issues in M&A Law and Practice

DLR Online's new special issue, Navigating the Nuance: Pressing Issues in M&A Law and Practice, features eleven student articles covering recent topics in mergers and acquisitions. This is the first collaboration between the Denver Law Review, DLR Online, and Professor Michael R. Siebecker. 
 
Prior special issues from the DLR Online can be found here.

DLR Online Proudly Presents a Special Issue: The Shareholder Proposal Rule and the SEC

DLR Online's new special issue, The Shareholder Proposal Rule and the SEC, features eleven student articles covering Rule 14a-8, the epicenter of the shareholder rights movement. The issue represents the continued collaboration between the Denver Law Review, DLR Online, and Professor J. Robert Brown, Jr. 
 
Explore a thoughtful introduction to the issue by Professor Brown. Prior special issues from the DLR Online can be found here.

DLR Online Proudly Presents a Special Issue 

Taking it to the Next Level: Your Course, Your Program, Your Career

DLR Online's new special issue, Taking it to the Next Level: Your Course, Your Program, Your Career, features three articles by legal writing Professors who share their experiences in the classroom.

 


Vol. 94 Emerging Scholar Award: Request for Submissions

The Denver Law Review is pleased to announce the 2016 Emerging Scholar Award. This exclusive publication opportunity is open to all scholars who (1) have received their J.D. as of March 1, 2016, (2) have not yet accepted a tenure-track teaching position, and (3) have not held a full-time teaching position for more than three years.

The selected recipient will receive an award of $500, and the Denver Law Review will publish the winning entry in Issue 1, Volume 94, scheduled for early 2017.

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Symposium

Thank you to our panelists and attendees for a great symposium!

On February 4 & 5, 2016, The Denver Law Review presented its annual symposium on the role of intellectual property law in bringing new technologies to fruition and to the market. - Future World IP: Legal Responses to the Tech Revolution.

The Mabel Y. Hughes Charitable Trust was the Platinum Sponsor of the Denver Law Review 2016 symposium.


We've Changed Our Name!

The Denver University Law Review is now the Denver Law Review, and the DULR Online is now DLR Online.


Volume 93 Staff Announced

The Denver Law Review is excited to announce the Volume 93 Staff. Please join us in congratulating them in this accomplishment and supporting them in continuing the fine tradition of the Denver Law Review. Please click here to view the masthead.

Please click here to view the photo masthead.


Denver Law Review Announces Emerging Scholar Award

The Denver Law Review is pleased to announce that it has selected Kate Sablosky Elengold, Practitioner-in-Residence at American University's Washington College of Law, for the Emerging Scholar Award of Volume 93.

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Subscriptions and Submissions

For information on how to subscribe to the Denver Law Review, please click here.

For the guidelines on how to submit an article to the Denver Law Review, please click here.

Vol. 94 (2016–2017) Denver Law Review Candidacy Information 

The Denver Law Review candidacy period begins Monday, May 23rd at 12 a.m. and will end Sunday, June 5th at 11:59 p.m.
 
To apply for candidacy, please join our TWEN page, Denver Law Review Candidacy 2016–2017. There you can find preliminary instructions for the candidacy period. Further instructions will be posted with the candidacy packet. 

Transfer Students

Transfer students are encouraged to apply to the Denver Law Review. For more information, please contact Matt Bender, Candidacy Editor, at mbender17@law.du.edu.

Denver Law Review Membership Selection Policies

Who is Eligible?

Candidacy will be open to all first-year day and evening students, as well as second-year evening and dual-degree students provided they have not previously completed the Law Review candidacy. Students may ONLY attempt the candidacy process once. Downloading the packet constitutes an attempt.

Time Commitment

Law Review members are required to write an article on a Tenth Circuit case during their 2L year. This article can be used to satisfy the Upper Level Writing requirement. Additionally, 2L editors and 3L editors are required to assist with editing the citations and finding the sources for Law Review articles throughout the year and hold monthly Office Hours. Editors may take up to 6 credits of their out of class credits for Law Review.

Selection Process

The Law Review will notify students selected for membership by the end of July. 

Why should you join?

The Denver Law Review invites all eligible students to apply for candidacy and become a part of its long and outstanding tradition. The Denver Law Review is the law school's flagship legal journal and the oldest, student-run journal at the Sturm College of Law. Membership on this historic and prestigious journal provides many benefits, both immediate and in the future.

Skills: By joining the Denver Law Review, you will learn how to edit and improve articles submitted by professors, judges, and practitioners across the nation.

People: Membership affords you opportunities to get to know faculty, Law Review alumni, and high-achieving fellow students. Law Review is a great way to begin to develop a close-knit network of future lawyers in the Colorado legal community.

Resume: Having the Law Review as a credential is extremely beneficial when seeking employment or clerkships. Similarly, the Law Review gives you four opportunities to be published as a student. 

  • We publish up to four student case comments from our Candidacy Period each year.
  • Our annual Tenth Circuit Survey, one of the four issues we produce each year, largely consists of student-written papers.
  • 3Ls have an opportunity to publish in conjunction with their directed research or upper-level writing requirement.
  • DLR Online provides additional opportunities for members to publish their legal scholarship.

If you have any questions or comments regarding the Candidacy process, please contact Matt Bender, Candidacy Editor, mbender17@law.du.edu.