Congratulations, UW Law Class of 2016!

On June 7, Dean Kellye Y. Testy welcomed the 154 J.D. candidates, 153 LL.M. graduates, seven Master of Jurisprudence graduates, and four Ph.D. recipients.

Professor Zahr Said to Lead Center on Innovation Law and Policy

Professor Zahr Said has been appointed as the new faculty director of the University of Washington School of Law’s renowned Center for Advanced Study & Research on Innovation Policy (CASRIP). CASRIP, which joined the UW School of Law in 1992, is home to the law school’s academic programs and scholarly leadership in intellectual property, technology, innovation and entrepreneurship.

Q&A: CLPP’s Sam Méndez on Washington’s Pot Industry, Why Outdoor Grows Make Sense and How Marijuana Is Becoming Like Wine

The Cannabis Law and Policy Project recently published its first report for the Washington state Liquor and Cannabis Board (LCB), which found that the amount of marijuana currently allowed to be grown by state-licensed producers in Washington is enough to satisfy both the medical and recreational marijuana markets.

UW Law Partners with the White House to Host Forum on Artificial Intelligence

A distinguished panel of experts discussed the complicated questions surrounding law and policy related to artificial intelligence at a thought-provoking symposium at the UW law school co-sponsored by the White House, the University of Washington School of Law and the UW Tech Policy Lab. “Artificial Intelligence: Law and Policy” drew a standing-room only crowd.

New Associate Dean Named for UW Law Library and Information Systems

The University of Washington School of Law announces the appointment of Jonathan Franklin as Associate Dean for Library and Information Systems..

Faculty Place in Top Journals and Publications

The University of Washington School of Law faculty enjoyed another excellent year in scholarship. Placed with top journals, this scholarly work addresses some of today’s most important issues.