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John Greabe

The Legal Impact: Freedom of Speech for Teachers

Friday, June 10, 2022
Professor John Greabe discusses New Hampshire's "Freedom from Discrimination in Public Workplaces and Education” law, the lawsuits fighting it, and freedom of speech for teachers. 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
Michael McCann

The Legal Impact: Watson, Nicklaus, and Varsity Blues

Thursday, June 2, 2022
Professor Michael McCann gives a sports law wrap up covering the 23 lawsuits against quarterback Deshaun Watson, the IP case of Nicklaus v. Nicklaus, and the latest in the Varsity Blues law suits. Read More
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The Legal Impact: The State of Bail Reform

Thursday, May 26, 2022
Professor Buzz Scherr discusses how the bail system works, the impact of reforms, and the work New Hampshire has done in this realm. Read More
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Three Observations about Justice Alito’s Draft Opinion in Dobbs

Wednesday, May 25, 2022
In commentary for the New Hampshire Bulletin, Rudman Center Director John Greabe shares three observations about Justice Alito’s draft opinion leaked from the U.S. Supreme Court on May 2. 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
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Grants from the New Hampshire Bar Foundation and the UNH Alumni Association to Support Rudman Center Summer Fellowships

Thursday, May 19, 2022
Additional internships possible thanks to generous donations from the New Hampshire Bar Foundation and the UNH Alumni Association. 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
Lucy Hodder

The Legal Impact: Roe, PHE Ending, and Transparency

Thursday, May 12, 2022
Professor Lucy Hodder gives a roundup of health law news including Justice Alito's leaked opinion on abortion, the ending of the public health emergency, and healthcare cost transparency. Read More