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SUMMER CREDIT HOUR LIMITS:
FALL CREDIT HOUR LIMITS:
SUMMER INTENSIVE COURSES: It is
highly recommended for students taking a summer intensive course to not
work during the course due to the high demand placed on students
Add/Drop SUMMER INTENSIVE COURSE:
Twelve intensive courses will be offered this summer:
FALL COURSE ENROLLMENT CAPACITY:
APPELATE ADVOCACY: Registration priority is given to student Moot Court Fellows. Please
contact Professor Lazaroff prior to advanced registration to ensure
early registration with the Office of Records and Registration.
Considered a second year day and third year evening course;
registration priority will be given to those students. Students
entering their third year day and fourth year evening will be permitted
to register for Business Associations only after the second year day and
third year evening students have registered.
INDEPENDENT RESEARCH PROJECT:
Significant research paper or an independent research project under the
guidance of a member of the full-time Faculty. A student may not
register for independent research until the student provides a written
proposal, tentative outline, and tentative hypothesis accepted by a full
time faculty member. A student may not register for more than one
independent research project in a semester, or for more than six total
hours of independent research credit, without the approval of the
Associate Dean. Independent Research may be used to satisfy the
Upper-class Writing Requirement.
LEGAL DRAFTING COURSES (LAW 633): can only be taken in final year of law school
All students who take litigation clinic may register for 2 or 3 credit
hours. If you wish to register for more than 3 hours, you must get
permission from Professor Danny Bank or Professor Lori McCaughan. Bring
your Change of Registration form signed by the Professor to the Office
of Records & Registration and the office will make the change. The
Litigation Clinic requires a valid Ohio Intern's License (see
instructions below). Students admitted prior to fall 2006 must have
completed 58 credit hours (including Evidence) to be certified as
eligible. Students admitted fall 2006 or after must have completed 60
credit hours in order to be eligible for a valid Ohio Intern’s License.
PLEASE NOTE: Clinic will meet for the first regularly scheduled
class. Beginning the next day, for seven (7) consecutive days, the class
will meet from 7:30 am to 9:00 am (excluding weekends and holidays).
These classes are mandatory. Thereafter, Clinic will meet approximately
seven (7) additional times at the regularly scheduled day and time. For
spring registration: those students having previously enrolled in
clinic have priority over those who have not. Please contact Director
Danny Bank prior to advanced registration to ensure early registration
with the Office of Records and Registration.
MEDIATION CLINIC (3 credits):
A clinical experience for students who have already completed the
Mediation course as a prerequisite. Students will complete "some"
classroom work, but they will spend the majority of time mediating
disputes in a variety of settings. Students will conduct and/or observe
pre-scheduled mediation sessions at the Franklin County Municipal Court,
the City Prosecutor’s Office, and The Supreme Court of Ohio. Mediations
may be scheduled during the day time or evening hours and may require
attendance at different locations. The classroom work involving general
skills training in the techniques needed to conduct a mediation.
Additional training and classroom work will focus on subject areas that
will assist the student in performing his/her role as a mediator. There
is "no" regular class time set for this course. “Classroom” sessions
will be scheduled based on student availability. NOTE: Each
student will have a different “mediation” schedule that she/he will
specifically coordinate with the professor. This schedule can be a set
time for the entire semester, or it changes from week to week as the
professor and student determine. There is a lot of flexibility in
determining this schedule. After completing the Mediation Clinic for 3
credit hours, students may petition to take an additional semester of
Mediation Clinic for 1, 2 or 3 credits hours.
OHIO INTERNS’ LICENSE:
Students needing an Ohio Interns License for a job or externship who
began law school before 2006 need to have EARNED 58 hours prior to
applying for the license (if you need 86 hours to graduate). If you
began in 2006 or later, you need to have EARNED 60 credit hours (if you
need 89 hours to graduate). There are NO exceptions for this
VARIABLE CREDIT COURSES:
If you are planning to take one of the courses below, please make sure
you affirmatively choose the number of credit hours you plan to take.
Each default to a specific number (listed below). If you do not change
it to a different number, you will be registered for the default number.
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