Akron Law news archive


Former U.S. Patent Office director to deliver keynote at 2024 IP Symposium
Andrei Iancu, former director of the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) will be the luncheon keynote speaker at The University of Akron’s 26th annual Symposium on Intellectual Property (IP) Law and Policy on Mon., March 21. The in-person event will include full-day Continuing Legal Education (CLE) panels on a range of current topics. The event will take place on the University campus at the Taber Student Union, 303 Carroll St. from 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Akron Law updates 3+3 agreement with Youngstown State University
The University of Akron School of Law and Youngstown State University have updated an existing three plus three (3+3) Juris Doctor degree program agreement signed in 2017.
Akron Law summer 2024 study abroad trip to Africa is set for takeoff
The University of Akron School of Law has confirmed a two-week summer 2024 Study Abroad Program trip to South Africa and Botswana, May 17-June 3.
Akron Law partners with University of Akron to offer LSAT Prep class on campus
Consistent with its commitment to University of Akron (UA) students, the UA School of Law has partnered with the Department of Political Science to offer a Law School Admissions Test (LSAT) prep class on-campus.
Accomplishments, achievements and advancements in 2023
The University celebrates its 2023 achievements
Akron Law announces new 3+3 J.D. program with Indiana Tech
New 3+3 J.D. program with Indiana Tech.
Faculty Predictions: What’s in store for 2024?
University of Akron faculty members look ahead
Akron Law student takes first place in national legal writing competition
University of Akron School of Law 3L Ying Wang is the first-place winner in the 2022-23 American Association of Patent Judges Honorable Frederick E. McKelvey Writing Competition.
Akron Law announces recipient of $75,000 veteran scholarship
The University of Akron School of Law announces that the 2023 recipient of the Michael and Anne Marie Ring Scholarship for Veterans is Daniel Szuba, a first-year student who served four years in the United States Coast Guard.
Akron Law names Heather Zirke director of the Miller Becker Center
The University of Akron School of Law has named Heather Zirke director of the Joseph G. Miller and William C. Becker Center (MBC) for Professional Responsibility and assistant professor of law.

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