Tag Archives: Skills based legal instruction

Polding et al. on Online Teaching of Skills and Accounts in the Legal Practice Course 

Liz Polding of the Oxford Institute of Legal Practice, and James Catchpole and Jill Cripps, both of The College of Law, have published Interaction and Reflection: A New Approach to Skills and Accounts Teaching on the Legal Practice Course, 24 … Continue reading

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Conferences: Future Ed: New Business Models for U.S. & Global Legal Education

Three conferences on the topic, Future Ed: New Business Models for U.S. and Global Legal Education, have been announced: New York Law School and Harvard Law School are hosting a year-long contest of ideas about legal education. The goal is … Continue reading

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Call for Papers: [Law School] Clinical Theory Workshop: 25th Anniversary Celebration & Conference

A call for papers — with abstract submission deadline of 1 April 2010 and first draft deadline of June 15, 2010 — has been issued for the [Law School] Clinical Theory Workshop: 25th Anniversary Celebration & Conference, to be held … Continue reading

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Hibbitts on The Technology of Law

Associate Dean Bernard J. Hibbitts of the University of Pittsburgh School of Law, and the Publisher and Editor in Chief of JURIST, has published The Technology of Law, 102 Law Library Journal 101 (2010) (Issue No. 1). This article was … Continue reading

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2010 Boulder Summer Conference on Legal Information: Teaching & Scholarship

[NOTE: Updated on 15 February 2010 to link directly to the call for papers and to specify the topics.] The Second Boulder Summer Conference on Legal Information: Teaching and Scholarship, will be held 8-10 July 2010, at the University of … Continue reading

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Felker: Demonstration Project of Interoperability between UC Digital Law Libraries and Legal Clinical Training Opportunities based in California County Law Libraries

Christopher D. Felker, Esq., of the University of California, Berkeley School of Law, Boalt Hall, has posted Demonstration Project of Interoperability between UC Digital Law Libraries and Legal Clinical Training Opportunities based in California County Law Libraries (Dec. 2009). Here … Continue reading

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Valentine on Legal Research as a Fundamental Skill

Professor Sarah Valentine of City University of New York (CUNY) School of Law has published Legal Research as a Fundamental Skill: A Lifeboat for Students and Law Schools, 39 University of Baltimore Law Review 175 (2009). Here is the abstract: … Continue reading

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2010 International Congress of Comparative Law

The XVIIIth International Congress of Comparative Law, to be held 25 July to 1 August 2010, at The Ritz-Carlton Hotel, Washington, DC, USA, features many papers on legal information or legal communication, which may be of interest to legal informatics … Continue reading

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Legal Educational Methods & Technology: Special Issue of JILT

The new issue of JILT: Journal of Information, Law & Technology is a special issue devoted to legal educational methods & technology, and contains a number of articles that may be of interest to legal informatics/communications scholars: Simon Ball & … Continue reading

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Olszewska & Baker, An Annotated Bibliography on Law Teaching

Mary Olszewska, J.D., & Professor Thomas E. Baker of Florida International University College of Law, have published An Annotated Bibliography on Law Teaching, forthcoming in Perspectives: Teaching Legal Research and Writing. Here is the abstract: “This annotated bibliography was prepared … Continue reading

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