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New Markets Lab – Independent Clinical Program – January 2016

July 23, 2015

The New Markets Lab will supervise an independent clinical project in January 2016 to offer students an opportunity to see firsthand the impact that the commercial legal and regulatory environment can have on development and economic growth in sub-Saharan Africa.  The independent clinical project will (likely) take place in Tanzania, where the New Markets Lab is […]

Budget Victory for the Trauma and Learning Policy Initiative

July 20, 2015

Students in the Education Law Clinic / Trauma and Learning Policy Initiative (TLPI) traveled back and forth to the Massachusetts State House on numerous occasions over the last few months to encourage state legislators to fund An Act Relative to Safe and Supportive Schools.   This month, their work paid off, when both the House and Senate chambers […]

In Memoriam: David Grossman ’88, Clinical Professor and Lawyer for the Poor

July 16, 2015

Via HLS News David Abraham Grossman ’88, a lawyer and teacher who devoted his career to addressing the legal needs of the poor and served as Director of the Harvard Legal Aid Bureau, died on July 12. Grossman had been director of the Harvard Legal Aid Bureau (HLAB) since 2006, when he was appointed to […]