SLATE: UCI Law Student Newsletter
SLATE: UCI Law Student Newsletter. Announcements and Deadlines. See this week's SBA Meeting minutes attached. Class of 2024: Join your 2L and 3L peers for the 1L Summer Job Information Fair with APALSA on Tuesday, October 19. The fair is from 12:00pm to 1:00pm in the Courtyard. Class of 2024: Schedule your mandatory career counseling
Actived: 4 days ago
UCI Law Welcomes Three New Professors to its Faculty
(1 days ago) The University of California, Irvine School of Law is a visionary law school that provides an innovative and comprehensive curriculum, prioritizes public service, and demonstrates a commitment to diversity within the legal profession. UCI Law students have completed more than 110,000 hours of pro bono work in the past decade.
Office of the Interim Dean
(2 days ago) Back to Top. A message from Bryant Garth, Interim Dean and Distinguished Professor of Law Emeritus. Welcome to the University of California, Irvine School of Law, where we pride ourselves on an innovative and comprehensive curriculum, a commitment to public service, a culture of excellence, and a vibrant community of extraordinary students, world-renowned faculty, …
Workers, Law, and Organizing Clinic
(9 days ago) Czarina Ellingson, Law Clinics Coordinator [email protected]law.uci.edu Phone: (949) 824-8536 ©2021 University of California, Irvine School of Law 401 E. Peltason Drive, Suite 1000, Irvine , CA 92697-8000 USA (949) 824-0066
Shadowed by the Shadow Inventory: A
(8 days ago) 1266 UC IRVINE LAW REVIEW [Vol. 4:1265 Lately, foreclosure activity has dropped in many areas of the country, though a number of states, such as Florida, New Jersey, and Illinois, showed increases in 2012.3 Meanwhile, the national inventory of homes in foreclosure or owned by
KLC Collaboration and Coalition Building between Asian
(1 days ago) Please join the UCI Law Korea Law Center for a discussion with esteemed panelists, Professors Judy Tzu-Chun Wu, Tiffany Willoughby-Herard, Claire Jean Kim, and Sameer Ashar. Our panel will address how Asian Americans can take moments of suffering as opportunities to better understand the conflicts affecting our communities, and how …
Profile Card: Class of 2024
(5 days ago) in Non-Law Journals) No. 24 in the Nation for Percentage of 2020 Graduates in the Largest 100 Law Firms (Law.com’s 2021 Go-To Law School Hiring Report) No. 6 in California for Recent Graduates in Federal Judicial Clerkships and No. 4 for State Judicial Clerkships (Law.com’s 2021 Law Grad Hiring Report) No. 9 Practical Training (preLaw Magazine)
By the Numbers: Class of 2021
(5 days ago) No. 21 for Intellectual Property Law No. 12 A 2018 study by faculty at the University of St. Thomas School of Law ranks UCI Law's faculty No. 12 in the nation in scholarly impact. No. 4 PreLaw Magazine ranks UCI Law No. 4 in the nation for practical training, with an A+ grade, one of only 10 law schools nationally to receive top honors.
Fair Elections and Free Speech Center at UCI Law
(7 days ago) Established in 2021 after the contentious 2020 U.S. Presidential elections, which culminated in the dangerous January 6, 2021 insurrection in the United States Capitol, the Fair Elections and Free Speech Center at UCI Law is unique in its focus among U.S. and global institutions. It is dedicated solely to advancing an understanding of, and
Why LL.M. at UCI Law
(6 days ago) This unbeatable combination makes UCI Law a unique, dynamic and diverse intellectual community in which to learn and grow. Impeccable Reputation. Individually and collectively, the faculty, staff, students, alums and friends of the Law School have made UCI Law a place of excellence and innovation in teaching, scholarship and public service.
How to Apply LL.M. Program at UCI Law
(4 days ago) The law school requires at least two letters of recommendation (maximum three) from people who know you well and can discuss your academic achievements and professional work as a lawyer. Letters of recommendation should be sent directly to the LSAC Credential Assembly Service.
UCI Law Welcomes New Students and Faculty
(3 days ago) The University of California, Irvine School of Law is a visionary law school that provides an innovative and comprehensive curriculum, prioritizes public service, and demonstrates a commitment to diversity within the legal profession. UCI Law students have completed more than 123,000 hours of pro bono work since 2009.
Faculty Accolades for UCI Law
(2 days ago) UCI Law has hired several new faculty in the last two years with a wide range of expertise, including: race and the law, gender and the law, criminal law and procedure, juvenile law, constitutional law, lawyering skills and the legal profession, immigration law, banking law, property, international business transactions, civil rights and torts.
Legal Origins, Functionalism, and
(6 days ago) method of comparative law is its emphasis on the improvement of legal solutions to social problems. This so-called “better solutions” impulse16 flows from the principle of functionality, which is the 12. D. Daniel Sokol, Competition Policy and Comparative Corporate Governance of …
Faculty LL.M. Program at UCI Law
(6 days ago) UCI Law’s faculty address the most important issues of the day, from the radically new challenges in intellectual property and comprehensive immigration reform to the changing nature of the legal profession, the impacts of climate change, reform of election and campaign laws, the protection of consumers in economic crisis, the interaction of
Law, Reason, and Value Colloquium
(5 days ago) The Law, Reason, and Value Colloquium includes distinguished professors of law or philosophy who will present papers on a range of topics in legal philosophy or legal theory, broadly construed, such as the relationship of legal norms to moral norms, responsibility in law and morality, and the criteria for permissible risk imposition.
Emphasis in Law, Society and Culture
(7 days ago) Shauhin Talesh Professor of Law Director, Program in Law & Graduate Studies [email protected]law.uci.edu (949) 824-9214 ©2021 University of California, Irvine School of Law 401 E. Peltason Drive, Suite 1000, Irvine , CA 92697-8000 USA (949) 824-0066
Law, Religion, and Health Care
(4 days ago) 620 UC IRVINE LAW REVIEW [Vol. 8:617 state authority to regulate religious practice, the First Amendment right to practice one’s religion does not give someone an exemption from laws that treat the secular and the sectarian equally.8 Thus, if the law prohibits the denial of health care to a
Student Profiles LL.M. at UCI Law
(4 days ago) Ms. Shen received her Bachelor of Law degree from China University of Political Science and Law in 2009, and went on to obtain a Master of Law degree at Korea University School. Most recently, she was an attorney on the China team at Bae, Kim, & Lee LLC in Seoul, facilitating inbound and outbound corporate investment transactions between Korea
Events on October 19
(8 days ago) UCDC LAW INFO SESSION UCDC Law Program Director, Nicole Lehtman, will be joining us virtually to host an information session about externship opportunities 12:15pm Virtual Event Tax Policy Colloquium - David Gamage. David Gamage, Indiana University, is the presenter at this session of the Current Issues in Tax Law and Policy Colloquium
Gregory Shaffer, Chancellor's Professor of Law at UCI Law
(2 days ago) IRVINE, Calif. (Mar. 24, 2021) — Gregory Shaffer, Chancellor's Professor of Law at the University of California, Irvine School of Law (), has been named President-Elect of the American Society of International Law (ASIL).A nonprofit, nonpartisan, educational membership organization, ASIL was founded in 1906 and chartered by Congress in 1950.
Student Profiles LL.M. at UCI Law
(4 days ago) Ms. Wang earned her law degree at Tianjin Normal University in 2015. Her dream is to become an international business lawyer. Her first job was as an associate assistant at the Beijing Zhongwen Law Firm where she took great pride in earning the trust of her clients. Her interest and hobbies are playing the piano, photography and reading science
Center on Globalization, Law, and Society
(5 days ago) The Center on Globalization, Law, and Society is the umbrella center for the study of international, transnational, and comparative law at the University of California, Irvine School of Law. Gregory Shaffer, Chancellor’s Professor of Law, is Director of the Center on Globalization, Law, and Society. His work is cross-disciplinary, addressing
By the Numbers: Class of 2022
(6 days ago) UCI Law is located in the heart of Orange County, one hour south of Los Angeles, one hour north of San Diego, one hour from the snow and 10 minutes from the beach. Free to Apply. Application available Sept. 1; Application deadline March 1;
Race, Prison Discipline, and the Law
(1 days ago) Armstrong_Production Read v3 (clean) (Do Not Delete) 12/11/2015 10:27 PM 2015] RACE, PRISON DISCIPLINE, AND THE LAW 761 neutral considerations exists.11 Despite the lack of engagement by the Court, I trace the ways in which unconscious racial attitudes may …
State Law as a Transnational Legal Order
(3 days ago) If transnational law is defined as different from national law, then state law cannot be a transnational legal order (TLO). And yet, state law is in many ways as transnational as it ever has been. In presenting state law as a TLO, I present then a critique of the dichotomy between TLOs and the state, albeit a friendly one.
Faculty & Staff Graduate Tax Program at UCI Law
(Just Now) True to the spirit of UCI Law’s history, the Graduate Tax Program faculty offer a unique scholarly perspective, driven by innovation and entrepreneurship and rooted in a commitment to champion student success and prepare the next generation of tax professionals. Joshua Blank. Professor of Law [email protected]law.uci.edu / (949) 824-4807
The Limits of International Law in Content Moderation
(3 days ago) 37 . The Limits of International Law in Content Moderation . evelyn douek* In remarkably short order, there has been growing convergence, especially in academia and civil society, around the idea that major social
Conceptions of Law in the Civil Rights Movement
(6 days ago) law-society divide in the civil rights movement for legal historians. One of the challenges in moving scholarship of the civil rights movement beyond a dichotomous law-and-society framework, I suggest, will be to remain attentive to the conceptions of law drawn upon by the historical actors themselves, including
UCI LAW A. LAVAR TAYLOR
(5 days ago) Law and a visiting member of the tax law faculty of the Vienna University of Eco-nomics and usiness. She is a Fulbright scholar who previously taught as a Visiting Assistant Professor at the Northwestern Pritzker School of Law and had the honor of serving as a law clerk for the Honorable Alice M. atchelder of the Sixth ircuit ourt of Appeals.
Why and How to Study 'Transnational' Law
(2 days ago) several law schools, including Harvard and Georgetown (where I came from), have put international law in the first-year curriculum, see infra Section III, as many other law schools have done or are doing. See Symposium, Integrating Transnational Legal Perspectives Into the First Year Curriculum, 24 PENN.
FAQs LL.M. Program at UCI Law
(7 days ago) The Law School and Law Library are located at 401 East Peltason Drive, in buildings at East Peltason and Campus Drive. Our location is close to The Merage School of Business, on-campus and off-campus housing, state of the art fitness amenities at the Anteater Recreation Center (ARC) and a convenient array of restaurants and shops within walking
Culture and the Humanities 2016
(5 days ago) 2 Law, Culture and the Humanities 2. Op. cit. On Ernst’s uses of letter-writing and other publicity to persuade judges to over-turn convictions, see Laura M. Weinrib, ‘‘The Sex Side of Civil Liberties: United States v. Dennett and the Changing Face of Free Speech,’’ Law and History Review 30 (2012), 325–86, 360. 3.
Is American Democracy in Danger
(9 days ago) Before joining Harvard Law, Professor Charles taught at Duke Law School, where he was the founding director of the Duke Law Center on Law, Race and Politics. He taught at the University of Minnesota Law School from 2000-2009, where he served as interim co-dean from 2006-2008.
Property, Law, and Race: Modes of Abstraction
(4 days ago) transformations in the law of intellectual property, and exploring the co-constitution of personhood and forms of property); COLIN DAYAN, THE LAW IS A WHITE DOG: HOW LEGAL RITUALS MAKE AND UNMAKE PERSONS 40–42 (2011) (providing a magisterial examination of how the law dehumanizes detainees, criminals, and slaves).
Careers in Tax Law Graduate Tax Program at UCI Law
(4 days ago) The Tax Attorney Recruiting Event (TARE) brings together more than 150 graduate tax students from the LL.M. in Taxation programs at Boston University School of Law, the University of Florida Levin College of Law, Northwestern Pritzker School of Law, and the University of California, Irvine School of Law. Students will have the opportunity to