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UW Law Professor Leads Group Defending ‘Aural Tradition’ of Creativity in Famous ‘Blurred Lines’ Copyright Case

UW School of Law professor Sean O’Connor has filed a brief in the famous “Blurred Lines” music copyright case, arguing for full composition credit for those who worked in the “aural tradition” and did not use traditional musical notation.

Fall Event Roundup: International and Comparative Law Workshops and Conferences

A host of events, from business and human rights, to developing legal systems in Asia, to the implications of Brexit address critical issues across the spectrum of international and comparative law.

UW Law Leads Washington Bar Exam Passage Rates

2016 marked another year that the University of Washington School of Law led Washington law schools in the July Washington Bar Exam passage rate.

UW Law Professor Named to UN Working Group

Professor Anita Ramasastry has been appointed to serve on the United Nations Working Group on Business and Human Rights

Craig Wright Joins UW Law as Advancement Dean

Craig Wright joined the University of Washington School of Law in July as the Assistant Dean for Advancement. In his new role, Wright will lead the law school’s efforts to engage alumni, partners and friends to foster pride and support for the school and future of law.

UW Law Student Awarded 2016 Equal Justice Works Fellowship

Each year, Equal Justice Works seeks exceptional lawyers to design projects to serve communities in desperate need of legal assistance. Recent University of Washington School of Law graduate Mariah Hanley received an Equal Justice Works Fellowship.