285.9 sec. 001 - Samuelson Clinic Seminar (Fall 2020)
Instructor: Catherine Crump (view instructor's teaching evaluations - degree students only | profile)
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Grading Designation: Credit Only
Due to COVID-19, this class is remote for Fall 2020.
Mode of Instruction: Remote Instruction
W 3:35 PM - 5:25 PM
From August 19, 2020
To November 24, 2020
Course End: November 24, 2020
Enroll Limit: 18
As of: 12/07 09:41 AM
Students who take the Samuelson Clinic for the first time are required to enroll in this two-credit companion seminar. The seminar is designed to help you reflect on the practice of law, the nature of public interest law, and, more specifically, on your experience practicing technology law in the public interest. Some of our primary goals in the seminar are to help you to learn how to learn from your clinical experience, and to think through how to apply the rules of professional responsibility in practice. Consequently, we place a high value on your ability to be reflective and self-critical.
As part of your participation in the seminar, you will engage in in-depth discussion, analysis, and application of professional conduct in the context of the real-world legal practice of clinic work. The seminar will include readings (both theoretical and skills-based) and discussions of the readings, presentations and workshops by clinic staff and guest speakers, case rounds (short presentations of student projects), workshops of student projects (longer presentations requiring oral and written feedback from students), and other exercises designed to expose you to the practice of technology law in the public interest.
Due to the nature of this class, some or all of the sessions may not be recorded and posted except as required for accommodation of students with disabilities.
Due to the nature of this class, real-time attendance is required (without an alternative way to earn equivalent credit) except in cases of illness or emergency.
Exam Notes: (None) Class requires a series of papers, assignments, or presentations throughout the semester
Course Category: Clinics
This course is listed in the following sub-categories:
Intellectual Property and Technology Law
Social Justice and Public Interest
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