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UA Hosts Tri-State Academy of Legal Studies in Business Conference


On October 21, 2011, Assistant Professor of Business Law, Suzanne Gradisher hosted the Annual meeting of the Tri-State Academy of Legal Studies in Business (ALSB) at The University of Akron. 

The Tri-State Academy of Legal Studies in Business is affiliated with the National Academy of Legal Studies in Business. ALSB Regional Associations are independent and separate legal entities from the American Business Law Association, Inc. d/b/a the Academy of Legal Studies in Business (ALSB).

The Tri-State ALSB mission is to: 

  • Provide a home for colleagues who teach law in business programs - a place of support and sharing of teaching and research - and for others who share our core ideology.
  • To assure that law is recognized as foundational to markets and to business and is incorporated in the curricula for business and management students.
  • To promote the stature of business law education to our many publics by articulating law's value as a positive force in management and in society.
Members attended from: The University of Akron, University of Cincinnati, Central Michigan, Millersville University, Indiana University South Bend, Owens Community College, University of Toledo, University of Notre Dame, Marshall University, and Michigan State University. Representatives from Wolters Kluwer Law and Business, and South-Western Cengage Learning were also in attendance.