Making a Difference
Public service is a core value in legal education and the legal profession. AALS provides the latest public interest related news and information in American law schools.
Public Service Program Supports Delaware Inventors
The Patent Pro Bono Program at Widener University Delaware Law School provides inventors in the state with free legal guidance throughout the patent application process.
How can law schools help address society’s greatest needs?
Peter B. Edelman, Carmack Waterhouse Professor of Law and Public Policy at Georgetown University Law Center, discusses the role law school clinics can play in addressing some of the country’s most pressing matters.
U.S. NEWS – Here are a few areas of law prospective students should check out.Read More about Burgeoning legal sectors attract new law graduates
WASHINGTON POST – President Trump’s administration revoked federal guidance that barred student debt collectors from charging high fees on past-due loans.Read More about Trump administration revokes safeguards for people in default on student loans
NEW YORK TIMES – Recent research and even the people working on the software meant to automate legal work say the adoption of A.I. in law firms will be a slow, task-by-task process.Read More about Opinion: Legal artificial intelligence unlikely to replace lawyers just yet