Akron Law Review

Founded in 1967, Akron Law Review is a scholarly legal periodical publication of The University of Akron School of Law, United States for use by scholars, practitioners, and judges.

The Akron Law Review is published at least four times a year, including a Symposium Issue in each year that the School holds a Symposium in conjunction with the Law Review. The Akron Law Review also publishes at least one issue of the Akron Tax Journal, two issues of the Akron Intellectual Property Journal, and multiple articles in the Akron Law Review: Strict Scrutiny each academic year. Through these publications, the Board and Staff of the Akron Law Review serve the legal profession by giving statement to legal scholarship under the general supervision of faculty advisors.

The Akron Law Review is composed of second-, third-, and fourth-year full-time and part-time students. The student Editorial Board, members of which are selected on the basis of scholarship and evidence of superior aptitude for legal research and writing, guides the progress and shaping of the publication process for the Akron Law Review and the Akron Tax Journal.

The Akron Law Review has been highly ranked in the Washington and Lee Law Review Rankings for a number of years. Since 2006, the Akron Law Review has also ranked in the top 55 in the Washington and Lee "Combined Score" ranking for general, student-edited journals. The strength of the Akron Law Review has also been noticed by those in the legal academy and courts.

Prior symposiums have focused on professional responsibility, summary judgment, complex litigation, elder law, judicial elections, and education law.

All issues of the Akron Law Review including Akron Tax Journal and Akron Intellectual Property Journal are available for free download in PDF format starting from Volume 1, Issue 1 (1967-1968).

Domestic print subscription is available at US$33 per year - 4 issues per volume.
Address:   Akron Law Review
The University of Akron School of Law

150 University Avenue
Akron, OH 44325
United States
Website:   www.uakron.edu/law/lawreview/

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Guide ID: 592 - Last Updated: October 30, 2013