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Legal Writing Assignment Due Dates

Fall 2015

Name                             Length                 Weight       Due Date                       Return Date
Closed Memo                (analysis only)      0%             Tuesday, 9/15/15[1]       Week of Sept. 28
                                      
Closed Memo Rewrite  (analysis only)     20%            Monday, 10/12/15           Week of Oct. 26
                                      
Open Memo                  (analysis only)     35%             Monday, 11/2/15            Week of Nov. 16
                                      
Statutory Research Exercise[2]                   
                                       [N/A]                    15%            Week of 11/16/15            January

Open Memo Rewrite                                  25%            Monday, 11/30/15           January

Teaching Schedule Notes:

4 classes are Monday/Wednesday
(De Armond, Ehrenberg, Lewis, Oranburg)
4 classes are Tuesday/Friday
(Godfrey, Johnson, Koch/Greenberg, Vogel)
1 class is Tuesday/Thursday
(Strubbe);

       

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[1] Note that the preceding Monday, when this assignment would ordinarily be due, is Rosh Hashanah and the school will be closed.
[2] Pending modifications

Spring 2016

Name                              Length               Weight         Due Date                      Return Date

Trial Memo of  Law                                  30%             Mon. 2/22/16                 Fri. 3/11/16

                                       

Appellate Court Brief  (arg. only)           50%             Mon. 4/4/16                   June 2016                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   

Oral Argument                                         15%             Fri. 4/15/16          -        Sun. 4/17/16

Key Date Notes:

The first day of classes is Tuesday, 1/19/16

Spring Break is 3/12/16-3/20/16

Easter is Sunday, 3/27/16

Passover starts Friday, 4/22/16 and runs until Sat., 4/30/16

The last day of classes is Friday, 4/29/16