School of Law

Law school interior
September 30

UO law school graduates beat statewide bar passage rate

Ninety percent of Ducks passed, compared to an overall rate of 84 percent
Harvard protesters holding banner
September 22

Harvard’s decision to ditch fossil fuel holdings reflects a shift

More universities are investing with climage change in mind, UO law professor writes
Shawna Heurgue with family making kits for the homeless
September 17

How the pandemic turbocharged one Duck's life of service

Shawna Heurgue has always helped others, and two UO degrees will let her do even more
Faculty Excellence Award medallion
September 9

Provost announces 20 recipients of Faculty Excellence Awards

Funded by a gift from Lorry Lokey, the 2021 awards had the most recipients since 2007
Credit card and laptop
September 3

Consumer protection fund greenlights six research projects

Faculty members from several schools and colleges will take part in the studies
Felipe Alonso III
August 17

New bar program looks to diversify Oregon’s legal field

The Bar Fellows Program will recruit and support diverse students in the law school
Human physiology lab
August 13

Faculty and provost collaborate for 'The University for Oregon'

The UO is drawing on its strengths to better serve the state, region and world
Human hand and robot hand
August 11

Robot lawyers: Bad for some attorneys, good for consumers?

Even partial automation of legal work could fundamentally change the profession
Illustration with gavel and faces
July 7

Verdicts make history, but courts alone don’t transform society

Cases like Derek Chauvin's murder conviction don't often speed reform, law prof says
Knight Law Center
June 17

13 Oregon law grads elected to prestigious Order of the Coif

Recipients must have a GPA that puts them in the top 10 percent of their class