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:

This course is not offered in 2016 - 2017

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Experiential Courses - Clinics, Simulations, and Externships; Constitutional Law, Government, and Public Policy; Research, Writing, & Legal Scholarship;