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Law Class of 2018 achieves highest first-time Bar Exam pass rate in school history

November 21, 2018

The Bar Exam results are in, and Liberty University School of Law 2018 graduates posted the highest bar passage rate among first-time test takers in school history, with 95.65 percent passing this year. The results include both the February...

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Liberty Law home to first exclusively JD-based CFP Board registered program

October 11, 2018

Liberty University School of Law is proud to announce that it has registered with the Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards Inc. (CFP Board) the first board registered financial planning program exclusively based in a Juris Doctor...

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Liberty Law professor cited by federal court

September 26, 2018

On September 4, 2018, a federal district court in North Carolina cited a law review article authored by Liberty Law professor Joel D. Hesch in reaching a decision regarding the level of protection to whistleblowers who report fraud by employers. The...

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Students take part in first of two live televised U.S. Senate Town Halls

September 20, 2018

Fifty Liberty University students sat on the stage at Liberty’s Center for Music and the Worship Arts Thursday night to wait for their chance to question the two main contenders for Virginia’s U.S. Senate seat, incumbent Sen. Tim Kaine and...

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Liberty Law launches Intellectual Property Clinic

September 19, 2018

Liberty University School of Law is proud to announce the addition of an intellectual property law clinic to its expanding clinical opportunities for students. The clinic, which opened August 28, 2018, is the second United States Patent and Trademark...

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Liberty Law professor publishes book on using logic in a legal argument

September 17, 2018

The National Institute for Trial Advocacy in partnership with LexisNexis has published Liberty University School of Law Professor Stephen Rice’s book, The Force of Logic: Using Formal Logic as a Tool in the Craft of Legal Argument. The...

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New "Supreme Court Review" hosted at Liberty's School of Law

September 11, 2018

Liberty Law launched its new "Supreme Court Review" on September 11, 2018, in the law school's Supreme Courtroom.  In this event, a panel of Liberty Law faculty members discussed and debated some of the most important cases from...

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Liberty, Hampton University partner with VAB to host two U.S. Senate Town Halls

September 10, 2018

Liberty University’s Center for Law & Government, Hampton University’s Center for Public Policy, and the Virginia Association of Broadcasters are pleased to announce that the universities will each host a U.S. Senate Town Hall featuring...

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