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    "Representing the Race," Symposium Featuring Harvard Law Professor, Feb 20

    Please accept our invitation to join the student body at this event.  It is free and open to the public.  

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    "Practicing Law in the Age of Surveillance and Hackers" Symposium Feb 27, National Experts

    On Feb. 27, 2015,  the "Practicing Law in the Age of Surveillance and Hackers” symposium will be held at Cumberland School of Law. This event is free, open to the public and is pending CLE credits (no cost).

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    Dean's Weekly Newsletter

    A message from the dean & Students provide gifts to children in the Court Appointed Special Advocates program

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    2014 First Place Team, National Trial Advocacy Competition

    First Place, 15th Annual National Trial Advocacy Competition

    From Oct. 8-11, members of Cumberland School of Law’s national trial team competed in and won the 15th Annual National Trial Advocacy Competition hosted by Michigan State University College of Law

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    Semi Final Florida National Trial Advocacy Tournament

    Semi Final Round, Florida National Trial Advocacy Tournament

    From Oct. 2-5, 2014, Cumberland School of Law students participated in the first trial tournament of the 2014-15 academic year at the University of Florida, Gainesville, Fla.

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    2014 Pro Bono Honorees

    Celebrate 2014 Pro Bono Week

    In recognition of Celebrate Pro Bono 2014, Cumberland School of Law salutes the following law students and alumna for their ongoing commitment to pro bono work:

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    First-Year Class Provides 100s of Volunteer Hours at Six Service Projects Across Birmingham

    The first-year class at Samford University’s Cumberland School of Law embarked on a class service project Friday, August 15, from 1-5 pm, across six Birmingham locations providing more than 500 volunteer hours.

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    Cumberland School of Law Provides Innovative Response to the Evolving Legal Market

    A Nashville, Tenn.-based company, cicayda provides eDiscovery software applications, professional managed litigation support services, and eDiscovery consulting and auditing, according to Henry Strickland, Cumberland School of Law dean.

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    Woodrow Hartzog Congressional Testimony

    Prof. Hartzog Provides Testimony at a Congressional Oversight Committee Hearing

    Woodrow Hartzog of Samford University’s Cumberland School of Law brought his legal expertise to Washington, D.C., July 24 for an Oversight and Government Reform Committee Congressional hearing on the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) and its Section 5 Authority: Prosecutor, Judge and Jury.

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    Photo of 2014 Trial Advocacy Team Members

    Cumberland Among U.S. News' Top 10 Schools in Trial Advocacy

    Samford University's Cumberland School of Law tied for sixth place in "U.S. News and World Report's" 2014 list of schools with the best programs in trial advocacy training.

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