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Center for Animal Law Studies

The Law of Humane Science (921)

April 17, 2015

The Law of Humane Science explores the complex and oftentimes controversial regulatory framework that governs the use of animals in scientific experiments in biomedical research and in toxicity testing. Students will learn first-hand about the latest litigation and policy developments from experts who are at the forefront of this quickly evolving field. Students who enroll will have access to online lectures from July 13 - 24, and will participate in live talks and course exercises with Professor Locke throughout the two weeks. Whether you are new to the topic or a seasoned veteran, this dynamic and fast-paced course will provide you with the tools and knowledge you need to become effective advocates, policy-makers, and analysts in this critically important area of law.

This online course is available for credit to J.D. and LL.M students around the world. Please check with your law school to ensure it will accept distance education for graduation credit.

The ABA requires that all students must have completed 28 credit hours before registering for this course.

This course is also open to auditing students and to professionals seeking continuing education credit. Please see our website for more detailed information on auditing.

For more information:

Adjunct Professor Paul Locke, J.D., DrPH
2 credits
July 13 - 24, 2015
will open for registration soon!