Unique Course Introduces Students Firsthand to Israeli Business Law and Innovation

Students Meet Legal Experts, Soak Up Israeli Culture in January Term Experience
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J-Term in Israel
Professor Kerry Abrams discusses the evolution of gay marriage laws in the past decade.
Professor Kerry Abrams discusses the evolution of gay marriage laws in the past decade.
  • Humans of UVA Law

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    Learn the stories behind the faces at the Law School in our new tumblr, Humans of UVA Law.
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  • Supreme Court Clerks

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    Virginia, Harvard, Stanford and Yale contributed the most clerks to the U.S. Supreme Court from 2005-14.
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  • Access to Justice

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    The Access to Justice Partnership, which pairs UVA law students with local attorneys to provide free legal services, has helped more than 290 clients in two years. More>
  • Karsh Student Services Center

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    A bill championed by two UVA law students will help protect unsuspecting victims from immigration consultant fraud.
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  • Richard Bonnie

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    UVA law professor Richard Bonnie has met with federal officials and contributed to a national conversation on gun control and mental illness.
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  • BLSA goes to Liberia

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    Members of the Black Law Students Association recently traveled to Liberia to raise awareness of human trafficking.
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  • Elizabeth Reese on First-Year Oral Arguments

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    Students argue a mock appellate case before a panel of judges in the culmination of the Legal Research and Writing course.
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  • Externships

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    UVA Law's externships program allows students to earn credit while interning for nonprofit or government employers.
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  • Garrett on Eyewitness Issues in the Criminal Justice System

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    Professor Brandon Garrett has studied how many Virginia law enforcement agencies are failing to adopt best practices in lineup policies.
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  • Human Rights Study Project

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    Several UVA Law students recently traveled to Ghana to examine human rights as Cowan Fellows.
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  • Pictet competitors

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    A team of UVA law students placed first in the 2014 Jean-Pictet International Humanitarian Law Competition in Portugal. More>
  • Law & Business graduates

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    The newly named John W. Glynn, Jr. Law & Business Program recently celebrated 10 years of training students to better serve business clients.
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  • Virginia Law Review leaders

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    The Virginia Law Review recently celebrated 100 years as one of the nation's top legal journals.
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  • First Amendment Clinic

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    The First Amendment Clinic's push to obtain corporate settlement agreements from the Justice Department was featured in The New York Times.
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  • Public Speaking

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    Virginia Law's curriculum includes a number of courses focused on honing students' public speaking skills.
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EVENTS

Friday, Jan. 23
Pro Bono Opportunities in Law Firms: A Discussion With Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld, Noon, WB101

PILA Book Sale, Noon-3 p.m., Caplin Auditorium

Faculty Workshop with Rich Hynes, 3:30 p.m., Faculty Lounge

Monday, Jan. 26
Add/Drop Period Ends (at 4 p.m.)

Legal History Workshop with Amy Dru Stanley, 11:30 a.m., Faculty Lounge

Sony Hacks: Cybersecurity, National Security, and Non-State Actors, 11:45 a.m., WB101

Libel Show Auditions, 6 p.m., WB152

Tuesday, Jan. 27
Dillard Fellow Information Session, 4 p.m., WB126

Spring General Meeting for Street Law, 5 p.m., Scott Commons