MARQUIS, HAROLD L., 1931-2014.
Harold L. Marquis Office Files, 1979-1980, undated

Emory University

Emory Law Archives

Hugh F. MacMillan Law Library

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Atlanta, GA 30322


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Descriptive Summary

Creator: Marquis, Harold L., 1931-2014.
Title: Harold L. Marquis Office Files, 1979-1980, undated
Call Number:Series No. 020
Extent: 0.40 linear ft. (1 box)
Abstract:Contains the office files of Harold L. Marquis during his tenure as Acting Dean of the Emory Law School.
Language:Materials entirely in English.

Administrative Information

Restrictions on Access

Special restrictions apply: material restricted in accordance with Emory Law Archives access policy for Law School records. Records of the Office of the Dean of Emory Law School are closed for 20 years beginning on the date on which the Dean leaves office.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

All requests subject to limitations noted in departmental policies on reproduction.

Related Materials in Other Repositories

Emory University Biographical Files, Emory University Archives, Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library; Emory University Photograph Collection, Emory University Archives, Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library.


[after identification of item(s)], Harold L. Marquis Office Files, Emory Law Archives, Hugh F. MacMillan Law Library, Emory University.


Processed by Clayton McGahee, 2016.

Collection Description

Biographical Note

Prior to his career in law, Harold L. Marquis earned law degrees at the University of Iowa and the University of Michigan; he also served in the United States Air Force and as a Captain in the Air Force Reserves. For several years, Marquis was a professor of law at Emory Law School and served as Acting Dean of the Law School. As a lawyer, Marquis' expertise was in patent and trademark law, handling over a thousand cases of domestic and foreign trademark. He also arbitrated before the World Intellectual Property Organization concerning domain names.

Harold L. Marquis died on December 2, 2014 at age 83.

Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of a small group of office files during Harold L. Marquis' tenure as Acting Dean of the Emory Law School. Files include his "State of the Law School" address, compliance review documents for the Office for Civil Rights, office correspondence, individual faculty activities updates, and other office files.

Arrangement Note

Organized alphabetically by folder title.

Container List

Box Folder Content
1 1 Address, State of the Law School, 1980 April
1 2 American Bar Association questionnaire, 1979
1 3 Correspondence, 1979-1980
1 4 Faculty activities, 1979-1980
1 5 Office for Civil Rights, compliance review documents, 1979-1980
1 6 Organizational charts, undated
1 7 Reasoning, Writing, and Advocacy (RWA) program report, 1979-1980