Advanced Topics in Law and Public Service (YR)

Section 1, Spring 20

Schedule Information

Enrollment: 30/30
Credits: 1

Course Description

This is the second semester in a seminar intended to allow Fellows in the Law & Public Service Program to share research and writing on public-interest topics. See Fall course description for details.

Course Requirements

Exam Info:
Midterm Type (if any): None
Description: None

Final Type (if any): None
Description: None
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Written Work Product
Written Work Product: Students will not be required to create written work product; rather, students will be required to make an oral presentation, attend class, and participate in class discussions.

Other Work

Other Course Details
Prerequisites: Third-Year JD and Law & Public Service Program participant. Concurrencies: None
Mutually Exclusive With: None
Laptops Allowed: Yes
First Day Attendance Required: No
Course Notes: The seminar will meet on five mutually convenient evenings over the course of the academic year. This seminar is a requirement for all third-year Law & Public Service Program Fellows. The seminar is graded on a pass/fail basis; students earn one credit in the spring semester upon successful completion of the seminar

Graduation Requirements

*Satisfies Writing Requirement: No
**Credits For Prof. Skills Requirement: No
Satisfies Professional Ethics: No

*Yes means professor requires everyone in the course to submit a substantial research paper (which is the requirement standard in Academic Policies), so no paperwork required to be submitted to SRO. No means student must timely submit paperwork to SRO if intending to use a paper in this course to satisfy the Writing Requirement.

**Yes indicates course credits count towards UVA Law’s Prof. Skills graduation requirement, not necessarily a skills requirements for any particular state bar.

General Information

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Cross Listed: No
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Public Syllabus Link: None
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