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Legalware Innovation Competition

Creative student minds at Suffolk University Law School volunteered to compete with scholars at four other law schools last week, brainstorming new ways to innovate a popular piece of legal software for a chance at glory and cold, hard cash. The Product Design Challenge, hosted by Thomson Reuters and Evolve Law, asked students to

Updates from the Institute

Fall Semester 2014 Legal Technology and Innovation Concentration. In October 2013, Suffolk Law’s faculty unanimously approved a new Legal Technology and Innovation concentration, creating one of the first formal programs in the country to equip J.D. students with the skills and knowledge they need to compete more effectively in a rapidly evolving legal marketplace. Key

Suffolk Law Launches New “Major” in Legal Technology & Innovation

Suffolk University Law School has launched a new Legal Technology and Innovation Concentration, creating one of the first formal programs in the country to equip JD students with the skills and knowledge they need to compete more effectively in a rapidly evolving legal marketplace. The concentration—which is similar to a major—will prepare students for 21st

Lawyering in an Age of Smart Machines

Should law students know computer programming?  Yes, says Suffolk Law Professor Marc Lauritsen, if they want to thrive in the new legal landscape. Marc Lauritsen is a lawyer with a mission.  By the end of a decade, he wants every law school to offer at least one clinical course on electronic lawyering. He sees it

The Future of Law

Frederic S. Ury JD’77, a renowned Connecticut trial attorney, often speaks on the future of the legal profession before lawyer groups all over the country. A big part of his message is a summary – and a warning – about how technology is changing the profession, and how lawyers must adapt. He talks about digital

Student Innovator: Kim McGinn JD’14

Kimberly McGinn ’14 doesn’t plan to practice law in Nebraska. Nor does she intend to practice divorce law anywhere. But there are divorcing Nebraskan parents who will be helped by her work for years to come. That’s because, at the request of Nebraska Legal Aid, McGinn developed a user-friendly program that leads parents step-by-step in