Tagged: university of arkansas school of law

Marijuana Rx May Put Guns Out of Reach

by Mark Friedman 9/12/2016 12:00 am

Even if Arkansas voters approve the use of medical marijuana in November, the drug still will be considered an illegal controlled substance by the federal government. And that could cause legal problems for users and sellers of marijuana, according to law professors.

UA Law School Dean Stacy Leeds on What's Leading Law Students Into Business & Industy Roles

by Arkansas Business Staff 6/13/2016 12:00 am

Stacy Leeds has been dean and professor at the UA School of Law since 2011.

Arkansas Bar Exam Pass Rates Up

by Mark Friedman 12/21/2015 12:00 am

The bar exam passage rates increased slightly in Arkansas in 2015, bucking a national trend.

American Bar Association Chief to Speak to UA Law Students

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/14/2015 3:53 pm

Paulette Brown, president of the American Bar Association, is the scheduled keynote speaker for the University of Arkansas School of Law class of 2018 orientation.

Gearhart Family's $250K Gift Establishes Law School Endowed Fund

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/12/2015 12:02 pm

Jeff Gearhart and his wife, Lisa, have created an endowed fund to enhance academic and professional development opportunities with a $250,000 gift.

Arkansas Law Grads Still Finding Tight Market

by Mark Friedman 7/21/2014 12:00 am

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock’s Bowen School of Law said it is reducing its enrollment for the fall because of the tight job market for new attorneys.

Kudos: UA Law School's Website Logs National Ranking

by Arkansas Business Staff 6/24/2013 12:00 am

The University of Arkansas School of Law’s website home page has been ranked third in the nation by the Georgetown University Law Center.

Not Uncommon for A State to Have Multiple Law Schools, Says UALR Law Dean

by Arkansas Business Staff 6/10/2013 12:00 am

Michael Schwartz, the new dean of UALR’s Bowen School of Law, says concerns about Arkansas having two law schools is misguided.