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Cyberlaw Clinic — Academic Year in Review: 2015-16

July 20, 2016

Via Cyberlaw Clinic As often happens during the heat of the New England summer, we on the Cyberlaw Clinic team find ourselves thinking about the past academic year and looking ahead to the next. It is a great time to pause and reflect on the work of our students and the overall state of our […]

HLS’s Summer Speaker Series, from the Eyes and Ears of a Student Intern

July 19, 2016

Every summer, the Office of Clinical and Pro Bono Programs and the Bernard Koteen Office of Public Interest Advising organize a series of lunch-time sessions for Harvard Law School interns to learn about the institution and emerging issues in the field of law. This year, students met with various speakers including Eloise Lawrence, Clinical Instructor who teaches in […]

Veterans clinic files rulemaking petition on access for veterans with ‘bad-paper’ discharges

July 18, 2016

Via HLS News More than 125,000 veterans who have served since 9/11 are denied access to basic services like health care by the Department of Veterans Affairs, according to a report by the Veterans Legal Clinic at the Legal Services Center of Harvard Law School. The report, “Underserved,” presents new findings about how the VA’s […]

Recent Scholarship by Clinical Faculty

Intermediary Liability in the United States

Chris Bavitz, Andy Sellars (with Adam Holland, Jeff Hermes, Ryan Budish, Michael Lambert, and Nick Decoster)


Student Privacy: The Next Frontier – Emerging & Future Privacy Issues in K-12 Learning Environments

Dalia Topelson Ritvo (with Paulina Haduong, Zoe Emma Wood, Sandra Cortesi, Leah Plunkett, and Urs Gasser)

Benefits of Regulating Hazardous Air Pollutants from Coal and Oil Fired Utilities in the United States

Shaun Goho, Wendy Jacobs (with Elsie M. Sunderland, Charles T. Driscoll, Jr., James K. Hammitt, Philippe Grandjean, John S. Evans, Joel D. Blum, Celia Y. Chen, David C. Evers, Daniel A. Jaffe, and Robert P. Mason)