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UB School of Law LLM Tax Student Wins Federal Bar Association’s Tax Law Writing Competition

Elizabeth Burlington, J.D. ’12, has won first place in the Federal Bar Association’s (FBA) 2020 Donald C. Alexander Tax Law Writing Competition. Burlington is currently enrolled in UB’s LLM Tax program and is assistant director of UB’s Low-Income Taxpayer Clinic. … Continue reading

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UB Law Forum Symposium on Feb. 11 Addresses Relevance of City Charter in Today’s Baltimore

How relevant is the Baltimore City Charter, originally created in 1898, in a 21st-century Baltimore? That is the question a panel of current and former elected officials will address on Tuesday, Feb. 11 at the UB Law Forum Symposium, “The … Continue reading

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PreLaw Magazine Names UB School of Law Tops for African Americans and Students Interested in Public Service Law

The Winter 2020 issue of preLaw magazine, available Jan. 29, recognizes UB School of Law as a top school for diversity, as well as a top school for placing graduates in public service jobs. Specifically, the magazine named UB Law … Continue reading

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New Shannonhouse Honor Society Inductees Are Honored at Jan. 23 UB Law School Ceremony

Sixteen evening students were inducted Jan. 23 into the Royal Graham Shannonhouse III Honor Society, which recognizes UB School of Law students who have distinguished themselves academically after completing 32 credits. The minimum grade-point average for induction is 3.15. Students … Continue reading

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‘Broken Trust’ Filmmaker and Former Gymnast Visit UB School of Law to Screen Film and Discuss Abuse of Amateur Athletes

Over the past few years, the news media has reported numerous stories of coaches who preyed upon young athletes. The film “Broken Trust: Ending Athlete Abuse,” to be shown at UB School of Law on Thursday, Feb. 6,  gives voice … Continue reading

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Legal Technology Audits and Training Now Available for UB School of Law Students and Staff

Using office technology in an efficient way is useful and, in some cases, vital to success as a new practicing attorney.  In support of UB School of Law’s ongoing efforts to make sure every graduate is practice-ready, we are giving … Continue reading

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Free Menstrual Products Are Now Offered in UB School of Law Restrooms

In response to a request from law student advocates, free menstrual products are now available in the gender-neutral bathrooms on the Angelos Law Center’s first floor and in the women’s bathrooms on 0, 2, 5, 8, 10 and 12. This … Continue reading

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