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Announcing the 2014 JETLaw Symposium on Patent Eligibility

On November 6, 2013 By

The 2013-2014 JETLaw Symposium, “Patents 101: Eligibility from Computer Code to Genetic Codes” will be held at Vanderbilt Law School on Friday, January 24th, 2014. The Symposium examines the interaction of Section 101 and patent eligibility of software and DNA, as well as the implication of current jurisprudence on patent eligible […]

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Swathi Padmanabhan’s (’13) Note, Hacking for Lulz: Employing Expert Hackers to Combat Cyber Terrorism, cited in federal court.

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Welcome the Class of 2015

On August 5, 2013 By

Earlier this summer, JETLaw welcomed thirty-two new members. We congratulate these new JETLaw Staff Members for 2013-14 and look forward to another successful year for the Journal. We also would like to congratulate the new members of the Vanderbilt Law Review and the Vanderbilt Journal of Transnational Law. Welcome to the Journals!


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Kathryn Brown’s Student Note, The Risks of Taking Facebook at Face Value: Why the Psychology of Social Networking Should Influence the Evidentiary Relevance of Facebook Photographs, was cited by U.S. Magistrate Judge A. Kathleen Tomlinson in Giacchetto v. Patchogue-Medford Union Free Sch. Dist., No. 2:11-cv-06323 (ADS) (AKT), 2013 WL 2897054, 2013 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 83341 (E.D.N.Y. […]

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The Vanderbilt Journal of Entertainment & Technology Law has published its Summer 2013 issue, Volume 15, Issue 4. This year’s previous issues, Volume 15, Issue 1, Volume 15, Issue 2, and Volume 15, Issue 3 are also available online. Hard copies of the journal will be available soon.




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JETLaw Jumps the Rankings

On March 13, 2013 By

In the annual law journal rankings compiled by Washington and Lee University School of Law, JETLaw has risen an astonishing eighty-five spots to our highest rank ever! See for more details. Currently the highest rated Arts and Entertainment Law Journal outside of New York City, JETLaw is accepting submissions now.

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JETLaw Congratulates 2011-2012 Award Winners

On April 4, 2012 By

JETLaw congratulates its student award winners for the 2011-2012 school year!

Chris Lantz Memorial Outstanding Service Award: Megan LaDriere Student Writing Award: Katie Brown Best Blogger: Mike Dearington Best Blog Commenter: Joanna Collins

For more information on JETLaw student awards, visit our Awards page.

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JETLaw Announces Class of 2013 Editorial Board

On February 17, 2012 By

JETLaw is pleased to announce the Class of 2013 Editorial Board.

Shane D. Valenzi Editor In Chief Michael F. Dearington Executive Editor Swathi Padmanabhan Jeremy P. Gove Frances M. Kammeraad Senior Articles Editor Senior Managing Editor Senior Notes Editor Joanna E. Collins Kathryn E. Kuhn Kendall L. Short Senior Development Editor Senior Managing Editor Senior […]

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Congratulations to JETLaw Fast Track Authors

On September 21, 2011 By

Congratulations to the following students who have been selected for fast track publication in Volume 14:

Jeremy Gove, Using Tobacco Awards As a Metric to Determine the Award Owed to NFL Players in Suits Over Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy Erin Reimer, Nontraditional Trademarks: Developing a Standard for Infringement of Smell and Taste Marks Brandon Trout, The […]

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JETLaw’s annual Symposium will take place on Friday, January 27, 2012 in Nashville, Tennessee.

The Symposium, entitled “Copyright & Creativity: Perspectives on Fixation, Authorship, & Expression,” will focus on legal issues surrounding copyright and creative forms, such that stakeholders may come together for dialogue regarding the evolution of both law and creative expression. Our panels […]

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