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U.S. Army Court of Criminal Appeals to hear arguments at Akron Law

Akron Law will host the U.S. Army Court of Criminal Appeals for an oral argument at the McDowell Law Center Brennan Courtroom. There will be a question and answer session after the oral argument.

Akron Law celebrates a century of legal education and community service

Over the course of the 2021-2022 academic year, Akron Law and its alumni, students, faculty, staff and friends will celebrate the school's centennial.

Legal Q&A: What is defamation and how difficult is it to prove?

Defamation laws are designed to protect people whose careers, finances or health have been hurt, but they often intersect with the First Amendment.

Ohio Supreme Court justice admonishes 'sentencing by ambush'
Justice Michael P. Donnelly lists his concerns Akron Law Review article.
Akron Law alumnus receives lifetime achievement award

Akron Law alumnus Lee Plakas, recently received the Craig Spangenberg Lifetime Achievement Award from the Ohio Association for Justice.

Back by popular demand, Akron Law offers free public course
The University of Akron School of Law brings back a free 12-week, live online course for fall 2021 designed as an introduction to the impact of the law on equality in America.
New York-based law firm to open office in Akron

School of Law alum returns to Akron to open new storefront law firm on Kenmore Boulevard.

Changing the cycle: Start-up company led by UA alumna aims to destigmatize menstruation and end period poverty
UA alumnus Savannah Daniels is the brain behind a new, game-changing menstrual product called Courtesy Cups.
Assistant prosecutor and Akron Law grad goes solo for first jury trial

Catching up with Ryan Sanders, a Trumbull County assistant prosecutor.