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The Advocacy Institute – the UB School of Law’s newest signature initiative to train students to become the best advocates in the profession – has named of a high-profile National Advisory Board.


Five UB law professors will discuss whether the current presidential candidates can fulfill their campaign promises within the present government system at a program to be held April 11, in O’Brian Hall.


Experts from Human Rights Watch, Amnesty International will be among presenters at the symposium at UB.


The public now sees that the iPhone is vulnerable in some sense, says Mark Bartholomew.


A town hall meeting on the 2017 referendum will be held April 5 at UB.


This battle is about much more than just unlocking a single cell phone, says Mark Bartholomew.


Political conflict has exploded over whether President Obama should attempt to replace Scalia in an election year, and whether the Senate should consider the president’s choice.


The fates of hundreds of men and women, including many on death row, hang in the balance of an imminent decision by the Texas Forensic Science Commission on the legitimacy of bite marks as evidence.


A Supreme Court decision ruling a class action lawsuit can continue, even after a business offers to fully pay the first person who brought suit is a “big win for consumers,” according to a UB law expert.


“Excelsior” – meaning “ever upward” – is New York State’s official motto, and upward-looking UB Law School seniors are now eligible for the governor’s Excelsior Service Fellowship Program.