School of Law University of San Francisco
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Centers and Programs
(3 days ago) The objective of the Center for Law and Ethics is to teach students to become ethical lawyers. Through various projects, it engages practicing attorneys in discussions about ethics and explores possibilities for reform and improvement of the legal system, such as humanizing legal education and practice.
Public Interest Law Certificate University of San Francisco
(1 days ago) To earn a Public Interest Law Certificate, a student must: complete at least 9 units of course work selected from the list of approved Public Interest Law Certificate elective courses; complete a practicum requirement and community service related to public interest law; and complete an upper level research and writing requirement analyzing an issue related to public interest law. Note: The
JD/MA in Urban Affairs Dual Degree Program
(3 days ago) The law Upper Level Legal Research and Writing Requirement will satisfy the Urban and Public Affairs Masters Capstone Project requirement with joint approval of Law and Urban Public Affairs faculty. The dual degrees will be awarded after the conclusion of all required courses, presuming normal progress, after the completion of the fourth year
JD/MBA Dual Degree Program
(2 days ago) USF's JD/MBA dual degree program prepares students for careers in the increasingly interdependent worlds of law and business. The four-year program saves time and tuition while setting you apart with the multidisciplinary expertise employers want. This four-year program, offered jointly with the USF School of Management, is designed to provide
Master of Legal Studies in Taxation
(2 days ago) USF School of Law / Academics / Legal Studies in Taxation. With USF's Master of Legal Studies in Taxation (MLST) program, accounting and finance professionals can study tax law alongside practicing lawyers and law students. MLST students who want to build their knowledge of tax law take courses alongside LLM in Taxation students who are
Give to USF Law University of San Francisco
(2 days ago) Law Assembly/Annual Giving. The Law Assembly is the foundation of financial support for the USF School of Law. Law Assembly contributions bolster student and alumni services and programs, and help to advance the stature of the law school. Gift Planning. These gifts offer benefits ranging from life income to estate planning and income tax reduction.
School of Law myUSF
(7 days ago) The law library has purchased simultaneous, unlimited digital access to study guides published by Lexis/Carolina Academic Press ("Understanding" series & Questions & Answers series) and Wolters Kluwer/Aspen (Glannon Guides, Examples & Explanations, CrunchTime, Emanuel outlines) . Required course texts published by Lexis/Carolina Academic Press are also available to USF Law students …
UNIVERSITY OF SAN FRANCISCO SCHOOL OF LAW Spring …
(9 days ago) 22264 LAW 098 01 Advanced Legal Analysis Chu 2 M 10:30am-12:20pm 100 Cr/NC Assignments - No - Required for 3L's. Must be taken in one of a student's last two semesters. 22265 LAW 098 02 Advanced Legal Analysis Chu 2 T 6:30-8:30pm 100 Cr/NC Assignments - No - Required for 3L's. Must be taken in one of a student's last two semesters.
Labor & Employment Law Certificate University of San
(2 days ago) Labor & Employment Law Certificate. To earn the Labor & Employment Law Certificate, a student must: complete at least 9 units of approved course work in the subject area, including at least two courses in the core subject area; complete an upper level research and writing requirement analyzing an issue related to labor & employment law.
Criminal Law and Procedure
(7 days ago) Criminal Law and Procedure. U.S. criminal law depends on attorneys who are passionate about seeing justice done. USF Law provides the practical and theoretical training all criminal attorneys need to succeed as justice warriors, in whatever area of the criminal justice system you practice. Whether you are interested in working as a prosecutor
Group Study Room Policies
(9 days ago) The law library maintains group study rooms for the exclusive use of USF law students, law faculty, and law staff. Monopolizing library space, rooms, seating, study tables or equipment to the exclusion of others is prohibited. Law faculty, students, and staff can book a group study room online. A group of two or more students may reserve a group study room for a maximum of a single three-hour
Mission & History
(2 days ago) The law school pursues excellence in a humane, diverse, and intellectually vibrant learning community of outstanding teachers and scholars dedicated to training ethical professionals. Consistent with the Jesuit tradition, the law school contributes to society by inspiring the pursuit of justice and serving the many communities—from the academic to the professional and the local to the global
Starting a New Law Student Organization myUSF
(5 days ago) Starting a New Law Student Organization. Meet with the Assistant Dean for Student Affairs: Contact `Alakoka Kailahi at [email protected]edu to schedule a meeting with Dean Carlos to discuss your interest and to review the requirements for proposing a new student organization. New Student Organization Interest Form: This form provides general
Law Student Veterans
(3 days ago) Veteran Law Students Association (VLSA): This is a newly formed USF student group whose goals include increasing awareness about veteran issues and facilitating strong relationships among current and future law students and alumni who serve in the U.S. Armed Forces. VLSA hosts programs and events tailored to veterans and their interests and needs.
International and Comparative Law
(4 days ago) USF Law provides extensive opportunities to study abroad in traditional or immersion courses. Externships , in which you’ll apply the skills you’ve learned in school at NGOs, international law firms, nonprofit organizations, and foreign judicial officers, present unbounded opportunities for …
Business Law Certificate USF University of San Francisco
(4 days ago) Business Law Certificate. To earn a Business Law Certificate, a student must: complete at least nine units of approved course work in the subject area; complete the practicum requirement; and. complete an upper level research and writing requirement. The required course work must include Corporations and at least one additional core course.
Intensive Advocacy Program
(2 days ago) Intensive Advocacy Program. The Intensive Advocacy Program (IAP) is a two-week intensive course open to all U.S. law students, focusing on litigation and trial techniques and strategies. The program brings seasoned lawyers and judges from across the nation to train law students in the art of advocacy. This exciting program, open to students
The Skill of Legal Analysis
(3 days ago) Law students nationwide are usually required to take Civil Procedure, Constitutional Law, Contracts, Criminal Law, Real Property, and Torts. This book covers it all and eliminates the need for multiple practice-exam books. Students can also comfortably use The PPE throughout the semester because
A Relay Race Toward Justice University of San Francisco
(7 days ago) At a City Arts & Lectures talk in San Francisco, Anita Hill discussed with USF Law Professor Lara Bazelon where she started and how far we have to go in the fight against sexual assault. Decide to Lead. When Hill was debating whether to come forward during the Supreme Court confirmation hearings of Clarence Thomas in 1991, she hesitated.
SAN FRANCISCO, UNIVERSITY OF
(2 days ago) Months the Law school confers degrees May, July, December # of credit hours required to earn the JD 84 / 87 Curricular Offerings 2018-2019 2018-2019 Typical first-year section size, excluding all small sections taught by full-time faculty 65 Number of course titles,beyond the first
School of Law Student Organizations myUSF
(9 days ago) Black Law Student Association. [email protected] The Black Law Student Association (BLSA) is a student run organization at the University of San Francisco School of Law. Its purpose is to utilize collective resources to articulate and promote the educational, professional, political, and social needs of Black law students.
Admitted Students myUSF
(5 days ago) Admitted Students. Congratulations on joining the incoming class at USF School of Law! Find important information as you prepare for your first semester, whether you’re a JD student or enrolled in our LLM in Intellectual Property and Technology Law, LLM in International Transactions and Comparative Law, or Graduate Tax programs.
Graduation and Degree Requirements myUSF
(1 days ago) Graduation Worksheet - Fall 2019 & Beyond Entrants. In order to earn a JD degree, a student must successfully complete all of the following academic requirements: TOTAL UNITS. For those who began their law study Fall 2018 and after: 87 total units. CLASSROOM UNITS: Complete at least 64 units in regularly scheduled law school classroom courses