Law Briefs

Law Briefs

CARES Act and Student Loans
CARES Act and Student Loans
May 8, 2020

An update on federal loans from the Santa Clara Law Admissions and Financial Aid Office, as of March 31, 2020. Congress has approved a six-month suspension of payments and a…

Share Your Congratulations with the Santa Clara Law Class of 2020
Share Your Congratulations with the Santa Clara Law Class of 2020
May 8, 2020

With the 2020 Commencement postponed, the Santa Clara Law community is disappointed that we won’t be able to celebrate our grads in person. Nevertheless, we want to celebrate their accomplishments.…

Cost of COVID
Cost of COVID
May 8, 2020

Law Professor David Friedman quoted in Forbes about the economic impact of the pandemic. Read more.

Letter to Congress About Section 230
Letter to Congress About Section 230
May 8, 2020

Santa Clara Law Professors Colleen Chien and Eric Goldman wrote a letter to Congress about four major benefits that Section 230 produces for the United States and all Internet users.…

New Program Partnership with Jesuit University in Guadalajara, Mexico
New Program Partnership with Jesuit University in Guadalajara, Mexico
April 10, 2020

The new agreement, signed by Santa Clara Law and the Instituto Tecnol√≥gico y de Estudios Superiores de Occidente (ITESO), will open up many opportunities for law students and faculty of…

NCIP Secures 30th Exoneration
NCIP Secures 30th Exoneration
April 10, 2020

On March 3, 2020 the Superior Court of California of Sacramento County overturned the murder conviction of Jeremy Puckett, who has spent the last 19 years wrongfully incarcerated for murder.…