News & Updates

Be Alert for Final Exams by Enjoying a Cup of Coffee or Tea with the Library

Need a pick me up during exam week?  The Library will be hosting coffee and tea for law students on the following days: Monday, April 30th from 8 a.m. - 12 noon Tuesday, May 1st from 5 p.m. - 7 p.m. Friday, May 4th from 8 a.m. - 12 noon...

Guy Crabtree ’78 to be Installed as President of North Carolina Advocates for Justice

Guy Crabtree '78 of Pulley, Watson, King & Lischer, P.A., was elected as President-Elect of the North Carolina Advocates for Justice (NCAJ) in June 2011 and will be installed as President this June at the NCAJ annual meeting.

Get to Know Casemaker

Legal research can be expensive.  Casemaker is, however, an exception to this rule. Besides having broad access to current United States case law, Casemaker also has access to the United States Code, U.S. Public Laws, the Code of Federal Regulations, and state code and session laws. Casemaker also has CaseCheck Citations, ...

NCCU Law Annual Awards Ceremony

The Annual North Carolina Central University School of Law Awards Ceremony will be held on Wednesday, April 18th at noon in the Moot Courtroom. During this ceremony, students will be recognized for excellence in academics, leadership and professionalism.  Awards will be presented to Evening Program students who are unable to ...

NCCU Law to Host a Panel Discussion on Race, Crime and Discrimination

The North Carolina Central University School of Law will host a free panel discussion to address nationwide conversations currently being held by all races of concerns that have risen from the Trayvon Martin case in Sanford, Florida. This is not a black or white issue; it’s a right and wrong ...

John D. Fassett Collection Now Available

The John D. Fassett Collection has graciously been donated to the law library.  Mr. Fassett graduated from Yale Law School and was a clerk for Justice Stanley Reed.  The collection contains materials about Supreme Court Justices and the workings of the Supreme Court from 1852-present.  This collection can be found ...

NCCU Law Students Awarded EPA Fellowships

Eight North Carolina Central University School of Law students have been awarded prestigious Environmental Protection Agency Fellowships for 2012. The EPA Fellowship program is a collaborative effort among North Carolina Central University (NCCU) School of Law, the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), and Vermont Law School (VLS). Now in its ...

New Library Titles about Privacy Rights and Emerging Technologies

Are you interested in privacy rights and how they may be altered by new technologies?  If so, perhaps these new titles in the Law Library’s collection may be of interest to you. Nancy Yue Liu, Bio-Privacy: Privacy Regulations and the Challenges of Biometrics (2012). Bio-Privacy provides readers with an in-depth ...

NCCU Elder Law Project Wins 2012 NCBA Pro Bono Award

The North Carolina Bar Association (NCBA) has selected the North Carolina Central University Elder Law Project (ELP) as recipient of its 2012 Law Student Group Pro Bono Service Award. This award is presented annually to an outstanding law student group whose pro bono project benefits low-income people in ...

NCCU Law Commencement Exercises

North Carolina Central University Commencement Exercises for graduate and professional students will be held on Friday, May 11, 2012 at 3 p.m. in the McDougald-McLendon Gymnasium on the campus of NCCU. Read more here. The Law School Graduation Ceremony will be conducted on Saturday, ...