Course Description

LAW 724 - First Amendment Amicus Brief Clinic

This Clinic files friend-of-the-court briefs on behalf of nonprofits (e.g., the Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press, the Electronic Frontier Foundation, and more) in a wide range of First Amendment cases. Past cases have involved libel, student speech, the right of publicity, trademark law, and many more topics. Students work in teams of three on each brief, and work on three briefs per semester.

No prerequisites.

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Course Information:

Faculty Term Course Section Schedule Units Requisite Satisfies SAW
Eugene Volokh 17S 724 LEC 1 W 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM 4.0 No No
Experiential course enrollment is through a separate process; deadline June 27, noon. See ENROLL.LAW.UCLA.EDU

Previous Course Offerings:

Faculty Term Course Section Schedule Units Requisite Satisfies SAW
Eugene Volokh 14F 724 LEC 1 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM 1.0 No No
Eugene Volokh 15S 724 LEC 1 R 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM 4.0 No No
Application required to enroll; deadline 10/27/14 at noon.
Eugene Volokh 15F 724 LEC 1 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM 1.0 No No
Eugene Volokh 16S 724 LEC 1 W 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM 4.0 No No
Pre or Co requisite: Law 906. Intensive Editing Workshop. Pre-requisite: Law 201. Constitutional Law II. Interested students should contact experiential@law.ucla.edu to enroll.
Categories
Experiential Courses - Clinics, Simulations, and Externships; Constitutional Law, Government, and Public Policy; Research, Writing, & Legal Scholarship;