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In “Generative Interpretation,” Prof. David Hoffman shows how large language models (LLMs) provide a better method of contract interpretation, with some caveats.
Prof. Cary Coglianese proposes statutory revisions aimed at increasing online accessibility of federal agencies’ legal materials.
At “This Is Small Business,” Practice Prof. Cynthia Dahl offers her insights and shares resources to help you protect your intellectual property.
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Drop by Biddle’s table in the Clock to meet some librarians, grab a snack, and win some swag!
Join the Office of International Affairs (OIA) for this info session on studying abroad in the 2024-2025 academic year (targeted mainly to 2Ls, but 1Ls are welcome to attend). Learn more about Penn Carey Law’s eight partner programs (in China, France, Hong Kong, Israel, Japan, and the UK) as well as ad-hoc study abroad opportunities. Application deadline for both Fall 2024 and full-year programs is Monday, November 27. Additional details available on the Study Abroad website. RSVP to attend in-person. Virtual attendees can register via Zoom.
Professor Tom Baker’s Torts class will screen the film “Dark Waters” on Sept. 26 in Fitts Auditorium.