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Alumnus Paper Published in Hastings Law Journal

Brian Lee Pelanda, Valedictorian of the Class of 2011, was recently awarded third place in the 2011 International Association for the Advancement of Teaching and Research in Intellectual Property (ATRIP) Essay Contest for his paper on ambush marketing. He also accepted an offer to publish his paper with the University of California, Hastings Communications and Entertainment Law Journal. The paper was originally written for an International Sports Law Seminar taught at Whittier Law School by Professor Kristen Martin.