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Michael Madison is a Professor of Law and Faculty Director of the Innovation Practice Institute at the University of Pittsburgh School of Law. Here, he talks about his vision for what a lawyer's role is, which evolved from his experience as a lawyer in Silicon Valley. "Lawyers become major nodes in...
Michael Madison is a Professor of Law and Faculty Director of the Innovation Practice Institute at the University of Pittsburgh School of Law. Here, he talks about teaching judgment to his students, a skill that can serve them better than case analysis.
Michael Madison is a Professor of Law and Faculty Director of the Innovation Practice Institute at the University of Pittsburgh School of Law. Here, he talks about how the act of writing forces students to synthesize what they have learned and reflect.
Michael Madison is a Professor of Law and Faculty Director of the Innovation Practice Institute at the University of Pittsburgh School of Law. Here he talks about treating students like junior lawyers.
Professor David Thomson of the University of Denver Sturm College of Law has publshed a new textbook entitled Skills & Values: Lawyering Process, Legal Writing & Advocacy . Thomson differentiates the book from traditional law school texts in three major ways. First, he wrote the text as a...
This is the third of three student memos that were written as part of the Copyright Law course at the University of Pittsburgh School of Law. This memo, which serves as an assessment for the course, discusses new strategies for using the fair use defense.
This is the second of three student memos that were written as part of the Copyright Law course at the University of Pittsburgh School of Law. This memo, which serves as an assessment for the course, analyzes the fair use defense in light of new case law.
This is the first of three student memos that were written as part of the Copyright Law course at the University of Pittsburgh School of Law. This memo, which serves as an assessment for the course, analyzes several issues, including copyright infringement claims and the fair use defense.
This syllabus contains required assignments, class policies, and general pertinent information for the Copyright Law course at the University of Pittsburgh School of Law. Additionally, the document contains a breakdown of weekly reading assignments categorized by particular subjects within the...

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