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UNH Franklin Pierce School of Law Appoints Thirteen New Faculty Members to its Ranks

Thursday, August 4, 2022
New faculty members excel in the practice and teaching of law. Read More
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Niki Camateros-Mann Awarded 2022 ChIPs Scholarship

Friday, July 22, 2022
In selecting 3L Niki Camateros-Mann as one of two recipients of the 2022 ChIPs Scholarship, board member Stephanie Burns lauded the UNH Franklin Pierce law student as an exceptional leader. Read More
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Webinars on Dobbs v. Jackson Women's Health, West Virginia v. EPA, and Kennedy v. Bremerton School District

Friday, July 1, 2022
UNH Franklin Pierce School of Law professors offered webinars discussing recent Supreme Court of the United States decisions. The presentations were followed by a moderated Question and Answer session.  Read More
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Prof. Marcia Levy, Fulbright Specialist, Offers Legal Skills Course to Displaced Ukrainian Students

Friday, July 1, 2022
When Marcia Levy first began seeing images and hearing the stories of those impacted by the Russian invasion of Ukraine, she knew she wanted to use her skills as a lawyer and educator to help in some way. Read More
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Explaining Dobbs: Legal and Health Care Impacts of the Supreme Court’s Abortion Ruling

Monday, June 27, 2022
On Friday, the U.S. Supreme Court released its decision in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization, holding that the constitution does not confer a right to abortion and overturning two previous cases, Roe v. Wade and Planned Parenthood of Southeastern Pennsylvania v. Casey. In a 6-3 decision written by Justice Alito, the Court held that abortion is no longer constitutionally protected. The authority to regulate abortion is returned to the states.  Read More
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Congratulations to Hitarth Parikh, 2022 Recipient of the International Student Scholarship sponsored by Royzz and Co.

Friday, June 17, 2022
As a child, Hitarth Parikh learned a lot by watching and listening to his father, a practicing attorney, not only through his stories of the profession and his clients, but by witnessing his work ethic and desire to help others. Parikh has tried to emulate him in his own pursuit of a legal career. Read More
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Top 5 Questions to Ask When Choosing an Online LLM Program

Friday, June 3, 2022
There are so many options to advance your legal career with an online legal graduate degree that it can be hard to narrow down your search and choose from among the alternatives. Accredited by the American Bar Association and located in vibrant Concord, New Hampshire, the University of New Hampshire Franklin Pierce School of Law has been ranked a top 10 law school to study intellectual property law for more than 30 years, since the rankings began. The law school offers online LLM and master’s degrees in Intellectual Property and International Criminal Law and Justice. Read More
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UNH Franklin Pierce School of Law Forty-Seventh Commencement

Tuesday, May 24, 2022
The tent, waters, and cooling packs tempered the hot, but otherwise gorgeous, sunny Commencement Day on Saturday, May 21. One hundred and sixteen students—including 13 of our inaugural Hybrid JD graduating class and 24 Daniel Webster Scholar Honors Program students who were sworn in the day before—gathered to celebrate the remarkable achievement of earning a degree from UNH Franklin Pierce School of Law. Read More
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UNH Franklin Pierce Ranked Near Top of Law Schools for Access and Equity

Friday, May 20, 2022
Ranking evaluates institutions using 12 different measures Read More

Fresh Faces at UNH Franklin Pierce: Seth Oranburg

Friday, May 13, 2022
Authoring a paper called “How Twitter Is Disrupting Shareholder Activism,” led Professor Seth Oranburg to additional research on corporate governance. That piece also led to him publishing a book with Cambridge University Press. Read More