The Class of 1978 marks a seminal year at Franklin Pierce Law Center (now the University of New Hampshire School of Law). Out of this early group came many distinguished alumni (not to mention some real characters), who went on to do great things and make their mark in the world and in the practice of law. What follows in this blog and the ones after this is a look back at that class on their day of graduation and a look back at the Class of 78 Reunion as well in 1998. All this is, of course, in anticipation of the 2018 Reunion, upcoming in March. In a number of cas
The Law Library is open extended hours during the exam period. We will open at 7:00am instead of 8:00am on weekdays and will stay open until Midnight (12:00pm) on Saturdays instead of 10:00pm as well as opening at 7:00am on Weekends.
A full list of hours is available here.
This blog entry marks the first of several entries featuring documents, photos and other items from the very beginnings of the law school. As you peruse the items, you will feel the driving energy and determination that gave birth to the first law school in New Hampshire, then known as Franklin Pierce Law Center. It was during a dramatic time in history politically and culturally, and that dynamism carried over in the creation of the law center, as new students became participants in a new type of law school which would turn out practice-ready lawyers and advocates wh
IP Librarian Professor Jon Cavicchi, as the UNH Law patent searching expert, has been embedded for the Fall semsester into the UNH Law ITTI Clinic. The Clinic, with a squad of patent students, is doing a patent landscape analysis of Chagas Disease vaccine technologes.
A report on scholarly communications at UNHL, including a call for publications, news about the new LawArXiv repository, and an explanation about the differences between publication types typically found in repositories.
Uncle Sam mechanical banks have been on the American scene at least since June 8, 1886, when Design Patent No. 16,728, issued on a toy savings bank of its type. The basic delightful design has long since been in the public domain. The banks are well documented in collectors' books and known to the average person interested in Americana.