530
LAW

Second-Year Seminar

Law School Description

All students are required to take a LAW 530 seminar for which they must write a substantial paper of publishable quality. This seminar is taken during the spring semester of a student’s second year. Seminar offerings will be announced early in the fall for the spring semester. Seminar placement is by lottery. Prior topics have included Torts, Environmental Law, Property, Jurisprudence, Antitrust, Intellectual Property, Legal History, Constitutional Law, Japanese Law, Native Hawaiian Rights and U.S. and Asian labor and employment.

UH Mānoa Catalog Description

Seminar required for spring semester of all second-year law students. Substantial paper required. Topics announced in previous fall semester. Placement by lottery.

Typical Course Credit

4

Credit Limit

4

Repeat Limit

Not Repeatable

Instructor Approval

No

Competition

No

Assigned Sections

Yes

Course required for

2L
JD

Bar Course

No

Clinical Requirement

No

Category

International Law/PALS
Environmental, Land Use, and Ocean Law
Litigation
Legal Theory and History

Tentative Course Rotation

Full Time
Annually
Spring & Summer
Part Time
Annually
Spring & Summer

Effective Since

Fall
1996

Offering

Regular

Schedule Type

Seminar (SEM)

Major Restrictions

Law