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  • Advanced Legal Research
    This course is designed to provide students with the research skills needed in the practice of law. Topics covered include the use of primary and secondary sources; case...
  • Bankruptcy and Commercial Law Empiricism
    This course is designed to enable students with no background in empiricism or statistics to take an empirical project from conception through publication in a 4-unit,...
  • Empirical Approaches to Disparate Impact Litigation
    This short course will introduce students to the ways in which publicly available data is used in disparate impact litigation.  They will learn the legal definitions of...
  • Empirical Legal Studies: Research and Composition
    This is a yearlong seminar on conducting empirical legal research.  It covers research design, statistics, data analysis, and critical reading of empirical...
  • Empirical Legal Studies: Theory and Methods
    The purpose of this course is to prepare students to conduct original empirical legal research. Empirical Legal Studies is the application of the tools of a social scientist...
  • Gender Violence in Eastern Congo
    Students enrolled in the Sanela Diana Jenkins Clinic on Gender Violence in Eastern Congo will help support and assess five interventions to assist villages that have suffered...
  • Quantitative Methods in the Courtroom
    To a growing degree, the sophisticated practice of law requires a familiarity with quantitative methods and an understanding of how judges apply these methods in hearing and...
  • Quantitative Methods in the Law
    Although numbers and empirical analysis now pervade many fields of law, most lawyers have few skills in presenting or interpreting data or quantitative arguments.  This...