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Akron Law recognizes top pro bono and community service contributors
Kelsey Jennings and Allyson Strickland recognized as top pro bono award winners.
Ohio Supreme Court Justice Melody Stewart to deliver Akron Law commencement address
Supreme Court of Ohio Justice Melody J. Stewart will be the distinguished speaker at The University of Akron (UA) School of Law spring 2024 Commencement on Sunday, May12, at 2 p.m. in the James A. Rhodes Arena on the UA campus.
Akron Law launches fully online M.S.L. program
The fully online Master of Studies in Law program provides maximum flexibility for students pursuing this two-year legal degree.
The business of law is undergoing sweeping changes, expert says
The business and regulation of the practice of law are in the midst of their greatest period of change in more than a century, according to attorney Lucian Pera, who spoke recently at The University of Akron School of Law.
Akron Law Students Step Up with Scholarly Writing
At least seven University of Akron School of Law students have had papers accepted for publication by scholarly journals this school year.
National Jurist names 2L a Law Student of the Year
Akron School of Law 2L Tatyana Norman-Webler was selected by The National Jurist as one of its eight 2024 Law Students of the Year.
Akron Law moves up in latest U.S. News rankings
Akron Law saw its rankings improve in a number of areas in the latest edition of the U.S. News & World Report Best Law Schools.
Former Patent Office director chides policymakers for IP failings
The 2024 IP Symposium attracted a full house of IP practitioners for the all-day program.
Akron Law to recognize honorees at annual awards event
Akron Law to recognize honorees at annual awards event
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 25. 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.

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