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The Wisconsin Idea in Action

Law

Projects

  • Law School Summer Clerkship Hiring Initiative

    The Wisconsin Hiring Initiative is the Law School's action plan to increase the number of students and recent graduates interested in practicing law i...

  • The Center for Patient Partnerships

    The Center for Patient Partnerships is an interdisciplinary patient advocacy education center of the Schools of Law, Medicine and Public Health, Pharm...

  • Legal Assistance To Institutionalized Persons Project (LAIP)

    In the Frank J. Remington Center's Legal Assistance to Institutionalized Persons Project (LAIP), students work under the supervision of clinical facul...

  • Criminal Appeals Project

    This fall-spring project combines class work with an actual criminal appeal assigned by the State Public Defender's Office. Students in the Criminal A...

  • Wisconsin Innocence Project

    In recent years, numerous wrongly convicted individuals have been released from prison after new evidence, often in the form of scientific evidence su...

  • Community Supervision Legal Assistance Project (CSLAP)

    CSLAP provides a wide range of legal assistance to clients who are on community supervision through the Wisconsin Department of Corrections' Division...

  • Family Court Clinic

    The Family Court Clinic (FCC) was developed to address the needs of unrepresented family law litigants. In the FCC law students provide legal informat...

  • Neighborhood Law Clinic

    The Neighborhood Law Clinic (NLC) is a community-based poverty law clinic located on Madison's South Side. NLC's service mission is to provide a broad...

  • Continuing Legal Education and Outreach program; UW Law School

    The University of Wisconsin Law School defines its mission to include providing continuing education and public service on matters relating to law. Th...

  • WisBlawg

    In the spirit of the Wisconsin Idea, the UW-Madison Law Library blog, called WisBlawg, serves as a vehicle to share the expertise of the law library s...

  • UW Law and Entrepreneurship Clinic

    Started in 2009, the UW Law and Entrepreneurship Clinic is a clinical program in which law students provide essential legal services to start-up entre...

  • Paper on the Law of Intellectual Property Exhaustion

    Extending the Wisconsin idea of engaged scholarship globally, this project entailed preparing a comprehensive study of the rights to resell and reuse...