On Sept. 26, 2017, the New York State Chief Judge Janet DiFiore and Chief Administrative Judge Lawrence K. Marks announced the formation of an advisory panel charged with developing an action plan to improve access to state courts for all persons, including those with visual, hearing, communication, mobility, cognitive and other disabilities.
Serving on the Advisory Committee on Access for People with Disabilities will be Professor Michael Schwartz, Supervising Attorney and Director of the Disability Rights Clinic in the College of Law’s Office of Clinical Legal Education.More»
A Syracuse University College of Law fundraising event at the @171 Genesee venue in downtown Utica, NY, proved a spectacular success last night. Friends of the Wohl Family Veterans Legal Clinic, Oneida County officials, College of Law representatives, and others gathered to build awareness of the clinic’s partnership with the county, and raised in excess of $100,000 for the clinic’s important work providing free legal services to Central New York veterans and their families, training local attorneys, and educating the next generation of veterans advocates at the College of Law.More»
According to Bond Schoeneck & King Distinguished Professor of Law Robert Ashford, “In the time needed to read this article, the wealthiest 1% of the American people will have acquired more capital wealth with the earnings of capital than most people will earn in their lifetimes, no matter how long and hard they work.”More»
College of Law Partners with the International Legal Experts Association to Bring Doctrinal U.S. Law Courses to South Korea
The College of Law and the International Legal Experts Association (ILEA), a legal industry association based in Seoul, South Korea comprised of legal and non-legal professionals, have formed a partnership for College of Law faculty to teach doctrinal U.S. law courses in Seoul.More»
With a working draft of an article tentatively entitled “Framing for Release” in hand, Associate Professor of Law Lauryn Gouldin travelled to Chapman University’s Fowler School of Law, in Orange, CA, on Sept. 22, 2017, to take part in a junior faculty works-in-progress workshop.More»