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College of Law

Physical Address:
Menard 101
711 S. Rayburn Drive

Mailing Address:
College of Law
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive MS 2321
Moscow, ID 83844-2321

Main Office: 208-885-2255
Admissions: 208-885-2300
Legal Clinic: 208-885-6541

Fax: 208-885-5709

Email: uilaw@uidaho.edu

Physical Address:
514 W Jefferson Street
Boise, ID 83702

Mailing Address:
College of Law
University of Idaho
P.O. Box 83720-0051
Boise, ID 83720-0051

Phone: 208-364-4560

Fax: 208-334-2176

Email: uilaw@uidaho.edu

Law News Releases

UI Media and Law Professors Update Media Law Book for Idaho

Posted Wed, 16 Aug 2017 11:16:00 -0700

Idaho media law has changed significantly since 2003, which is why a collection of University of Idaho professors re-wrote the book on it. Read more

UI College of Law Welcomes Inaugural First-Year Class in Boise

Posted Mon, 14 Aug 2017 11:14:00 -0700

The University of Idaho College of Law welcomes its first class of first-year law students to its Boise location this week. New student orientation begins Tuesday, Aug. 15, and continues through Aug. 18. Fall semester classes begin Aug. 21. Read more

UI College of Law Awards Fund Pro Bono Work

Posted Tue, 27 Jun 2017 16:27:00 -0700

More than 15 students from the University of Idaho College of Law are serving the public interest pro bono this summer, thanks to awards from the college’s Summer Public Interest Fund Program. The program awarded about $37,000 to students working for nonprofits and legal organizations in Idaho, Washington, Alaska, Utah, and Tennessee. Read more

UI College of Law Hosts Idaho Teachers’ Institute on Law-Related Civic Education

Posted Tue, 13 Jun 2017 15:27:00 -0700

The University of Idaho College of Law will host the 2017 Idaho Teachers’ Institute on Law-Related Civic Education June 15-16 at the Idaho Law & Justice Learning Center in Boise. The Institute is a program developed in cooperation with Idaho’s federal and state courts. Teachers from across Idaho are attending, including Hayden, Terreton, Chubbuck, Malad City, Blackfoot, Fruitland, Grangeville and Idaho Falls. Read more

Law Expert Available to Discuss Supreme Court Ruling on Excessive Force

Posted Wed, 31 May 2017 10:52:00 -0700

A U.S. Supreme Court ruling this week set aside a $4 million verdict against two Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputies who shot two people after entering the couple’s home in Southern California. Read more

UI Faculty and Staff selected for USAC programs

Posted Fri, 05 May 2017 15:47:00 -0700

Congratulations to all University of Idaho faculty and staff who have been selected to participate on University Studies Abroad Consortium (USAC) programs. Read more

College of Law's LL.M. Program Recognized in National Jurist

Posted Thu, 27 Apr 2017 08:22:00 -0700

The University of Idaho College of Law's LL.M. program received an A+ as a Best Value, the highest grade awarded by National Jurist magazine. National Jurist also awarded the program an A as a Best Law School Experience for international students.

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Two UI Law Students Awarded Prestigious Peggy Browning Fellowship

Posted Thu, 20 Apr 2017 15:00:00 -0700

Two students in the University of Idaho College of Law have been awarded 10-week summer fellowships from the highly competitive Peggy Browning Fund. Second-year student — Chase Phillips and first-year student Katharine Wongmankitkan will take part in the fellowships this summer. Read more

College of Law Congratulates Faculty for Awards, Tenure

Posted Mon, 17 Apr 2017 14:11:00 -0700

The College of Law would like to congratulate a few of its faculty. Congratulations to Professor Wendy Couture on her promotion to professor of law, and to Associate Professors David Pimental and Sarah Haan on being granted tenure. We would like to also congratulate Professor Annemarie Bridy on her selection to receive the University Mid-Career Faculty Award. This award was established in 2012 to acknowledge faculty who have demonstrated a commitment to outstanding scholarship, teaching and engagement.

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Moscow LSAT Courses April 29 to May 21

Posted Mon, 10 Apr 2017 08:28:00 -0700

The UI College of Law is offering LSAT Prep Courses this spring. The course is 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturdays, April 29, May 6,13 and 20, and 12:30 to 4 p.m. Sundays, April 30, May 7, 14 and 21. Classes are held in the UI College of Law Menard Law Building, 711 S. Rayburn Drive. The cost is $650, and includes 20 hours of class instruction plus two official LSAT PrepTests, using materials from Cambridge Educational Services and the LSAC. Fee includes class instruction, textbook, 10 Official LSAT PrepTests from the LSAC: two simulated test administrations, diagnostic assessment reports and additional online resources.
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Idaho Critical Legal Studies Journal Symposium to Discuss Diversity in Idaho’s Judiciary

Posted Fri, 07 Apr 2017 14:06:00 -0700

The University of Idaho College of Law and the Idaho Critical Legal Studies Journal will host their annual symposium, The Gavel Gap: Promoting Diversity in Idaho’s Judiciary, on Friday, April 14, 2017. The symposium will be from 12:30-5:30 p.m. Mountain Time at the Idaho Law and Justice Center in Boise and streamed to Room 215 in the Menard Law building in Moscow. Read more

Student Groups Host Water Film and Discussion Night April 20

Posted Thu, 06 Apr 2017 13:04:00 -0700

What would public lands transfer mean for water in Idaho? The Water Resources Graduate Student Club, the Environmental Law Society, GPSA, and the Sustainability Center are hosting a film and discussion night looking at this issue from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Thursday, April 20, in the IRIC Auditorium. The event features short films, expert speakers, and discussion to explore current events, local implications, and citizen involvement related to public lands and water issues. For more info and to RSVP, go to
https://sites.google.com/view/uiwawa.

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Dale Goble Retirement Reception April 18

Posted Wed, 05 Apr 2017 09:43:00 -0700

Dale Goble, University Distinguished Professor and the Margaret Wilson Schimke Distinguished Professor of Law, is retiring at the end of this semester after 35 years at UI College of Law. Read more

Women’s Law Caucus Hosting Women in the Judiciary Panel

Posted Wed, 29 Mar 2017 14:52:00 -0700

The Women’s Law Caucus and the University of Idaho College of Law, will host a “Women in the Judiciary” panel from 3:30-5 p.m. April 6 at the UI College of Law courtroom in Moscow. Additional sponsorship of the event comes from the Student Bar Association, OUTLaw, Phi Alpha Delta, American Constitution Society, Black Law Student Association and Criminal Law Society. Read more

Idaho Law Review Symposium to discuss Livestock Grazing on Public Lands

Posted Thu, 23 Mar 2017 15:03:00 -0700

The Idaho Law Review will host its 2017 symposium, Livestock Grazing on Public Lands: Law, Policy & Rebellion, from 8 a.m. to 5:45 p.m. Mountain time Friday, March 31, at the Idaho State Capitol, Lincoln Auditorium, in Boise. This symposium is sponsored by the U.S. Bureau of Land Management.

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Know Your Rights Workshop March 22

Posted Mon, 20 Mar 2017 19:40:00 -0700

The Know Your Rights Workshops for the UI community will be presented by the ACLU of Idaho Executive Director Leo Morales and the Director of the Idaho Immigration Clinic Kate Evans. These workshops will help us to understand the new policies and efforts in American Immigration and how we can support affected communities. The workshop for UI employees is at 1 p.m. Wednesday, March 22, 2017, in the Idaho Commons Clearwater Room. A workshop geared toward students is at 5 p.m. Wednesday in the Clearwater Room. Read more

American Bar Association Approves First-Year Law Program in Boise

Posted Thu, 16 Mar 2017 09:00:00 -0700

The American Bar Association (ABA) approved the opening of a first-year law program in Boise for the University of Idaho College of Law. The Idaho State Board of Education approved the first-year law program in February. A first-year law program will now be available in both the Moscow and Boise locations beginning this fall semester.

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EPA Administrator During Obama Administration Speaks at UI Law School

Posted Wed, 15 Mar 2017 13:13:00 -0700

The Environmental Law Society and the Federalist Society will host Karl Brooks, an EPA administrator under the Obama administration, for a lecture Tuesday, March 21. The talk, “No Surprises: EPA’s Perilous Future in the Trump/Pruitt Era,” begins at 6 p.m. Pacific time Tuesday in the Menard Courtroom. It will be livestreamed to Boise at 7 p.m. Mountain time to the Idaho Law and Justice Center, Room 124. It is free and open to the public. The lecture will be catered by Panda Express with food being served at 5:30 p.m. Read more

UI Law School Climbs in U.S. News & World Report Rankings

Posted Wed, 15 Mar 2017 08:12:00 -0700

This week, U.S. News and World Report released its list of the top law schools in the nation. The UI College of Law continued its upward trajectory, moving up two spots to 109th. The college was also recognized as a top law school for diversity in the student body through the diversity index.
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Law Student Receives Scholarship to attend Legislative Conference in Washington, D.C.

Posted Thu, 02 Mar 2017 19:15:00 -0800

The Idaho Agricultural Law Society and the College of Law would like to congratulate Shane Bell, the recipient of the Nick Theos Scholarship awarded by the Public Lands Council. The Nick Theos Scholarship is awarded to two (2) outstanding college students, who have demonstrated an interest in public lands ranching. The scholarship recipients receive paid hotel and registration and a $250 stipend to attend the Public Lands Council and National Cattlemen's Beef Association Legislative Conference in Washington, D.C., March 27-30, 2017. Read more

College of Law

Physical Address:
Menard 101
711 S. Rayburn Drive

Mailing Address:
College of Law
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive MS 2321
Moscow, ID 83844-2321

Main Office: 208-885-2255
Admissions: 208-885-2300
Legal Clinic: 208-885-6541

Fax: 208-885-5709

Email: uilaw@uidaho.edu

Physical Address:
514 W Jefferson Street
Boise, ID 83702

Mailing Address:
College of Law
University of Idaho
P.O. Box 83720-0051
Boise, ID 83720-0051

Phone: 208-364-4560

Fax: 208-334-2176

Email: uilaw@uidaho.edu